October 7, 2006
Mrs. Glendon Wortham, age 83, of Chapel Hill, Tennessee, died Saturday, October 7, 2006 at her home. Mrs. Wortham was a native of Bedford County, TN and was a daughter of the late Warner and Jenny Crowell Carpenter. She was a homemaker and was retired from Eaton Corporation of Shelbyville, TN. Mrs. Wortham was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church in Chapel Hill. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Clinton Wortham who died in 1972, a sister, Annie Mae Carpenter, and brothers, Thomas, Warner, Jr., Marion, Fount, Ray, Joe and Glenn Carpenter.
Mrs. Wortham is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Marion and Tommy Joyce of Chapel Hill, TN; granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Emily and Darby Abbott of Maryville, TN; grandson, Brittain Joyce, Chapel Hill, TN; great grandson, Abram Abbott, Maryville, TN.
Visitation will begin at 4:00 p.m. Monday, October 9, 2006 at Lawrence Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, October 10, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Chatman officiating. Burial will follow in Unionville Cemetery in Bedford County.
FOR THOSE WHO WISH, Memorial Donation may be made to Smyrna Baptist Church,
P. O. Box 456, Chapel Hill, TN 37034.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, Tennessee in charge of arrangements.
Marshall County Tribune Wednesday, October 11, 2006