Emma Tate, age 94, of Madisonville, passed away 9:45 P.M. Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at Dominion Senior Living Care. Lifetime member of the First United Methodist Church of Madisonville, United Methodist Women, Charter member of Sequoyah Trail Garden Club, having served more than two terms as President and various other offices, Life Member Tennessee Federation of Gardens Club, Tennessee Retired Teachers Association and Retired from the Tennessee Department Human Services.
Survivors, daughter & son-in-law, Laura & Jeff Jones, Woodstock, Ga., Sons & daughter-in-law: Robert (Bob) Stanford, Jr. & Jackie Tate, Kenneth (Kenny) Ray Tate, of Madisonville, Grandchildren & spouses, Dustin and Carrie Tate, Athens, Blake and Tara Gilbreath, Knoxville, Amanda and Kurt Catone, Atlanta, GA, Corri and Cody Hammontree, Maryville, Casey Deaguero, Boston, Mass., 13 great-grandchildren, Several nieces & nephews, Sisters-in-law, Carolyn Peck, Lenoir City, Wilma Hamilton, Tellico Plains, Brenda Tate, Madisonville, Brother-in-law, Arlin Tate, Atlanta, Ga., Preceded in death by parents, Orville & Esther Miller Peck, brother, Claude Calvin Peck and twins Joseph and Josephine, grandson-in-law, Mike Deaguero.
Funeral 2:30 P.M. Saturday, First United Methodist Church of Madisonville, Marlee Tierce & Rev. Mike Hubble officiating with 25% capacity. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Women of Madisonville or First United Methodist Church of Madisonville, P.O. Box 157, Madisonville, TN 37354.
By adhering to the health and business operation guidelines by the CDC & the Governor’s office for services, you are asked to wear masks and practice social distancing. Should you be sick, feel sick or quarantined, please stay at home. If you are not able to attend, you are encouraged to visit www.biereleyhale.com and sign the guestbook or leave private condolences for the family to read. The service will be livestreamed here at 1umcm.com. Family will receive friends 1-2 P.M. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church of Madisonville. Arrangements by Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Madisonville.
Margaret (Pixie) Murphy Marshall, 75, of Madisonville, TN went to be with the Lord on March 17, 2021 surrounded by her family. Poetic for an Irish lass to pass on St. Patrick’s Day. Survived by her husband Bob Marshall; Sons Rusty Rowell and family of Lower Marlboro, MD, Kenneth Rowell and family of Cartersville, GA, and Robbie Marshall of Baltimore, MD; Sister Irene Logan and family of Ashville, NC; Brothers John Murphy and daughter Molly of La Plata, MD, Eddie Murphy and his family, WV. Special thanks are extended to friends, family, Adoration of Tellico Plains, Family and Faith Home Care of Athens.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Margaret and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial webpage and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral Home of Athens is honored to assist her family with these arrangements.
Our sister Kay entered into eternal rest on March 5, 2021. View the entire service on Sunday Marc h 7, 2021
A slide show of pictures chosen by her family.
View the the entire service,
A slide show of pictures chosen by his family.
Click below to go to the Facebook Wedding Album for the new Mr & Mrs Dopkins. The page contains a video of the ceremony, and will also have photos of the happy event. If you have a Facebook account, you will be able to leave messages for the happy couple!
In the Outdoor Columbarium Space at the 1st Methodist Church of Madisonvile TN, We celebrated the life of Susan Miley. The program for the service is available for download at the bottom of this section.
The service was recorded, and is available on Facebook. Copyrighted material had to be muted, and there was a good bit of traffic noise interference.