Louise Dennison McCord

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Louise Dennison McCord

Mrs. Louise Dennison McCord, 77, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at her residence.

Mrs. McCord was a native of Marshall County. She was a retired nurse and a member of the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie Lee and Maysel Gilliam McCord; husband, Merrell F. McCord, Jr.; and one grandchild.

She is survived by six daughters, Sandra Fryer of Springfield, Kay Calvert and Rebecca Oliver of Chapel Hill, Joyce Reed and Peggy Underwood of Knoxville, and Mary E. Martin of Lewisburg; two sons, James E. McCord of Spring City, Tenn. and Merrell F. McCord, III of Lehigh Acres, Fla.; 22 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and caregiver, Barbara Lipscomb of Chapel Hill.

The family will be at London Funeral Home Wednesday, Jan. 23, until services start at 11 a.m. in the chapel. Charles Williamson will officiate and burial will be in Lone Oak Cemetery.

Mrs. McCord's grandsons will serve as pallbearers; honorary pallbearers will be her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.