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Martha Joyce (Welch) Jessie

May 23, 1932 ~ January 17, 2019 (age 86)

Obituary

Martha Joyce Jessie age 86 of Rogersville, passed away January 17, 2019 at her home.  She was born May 23, 1932 in Speedwell, Tennessee to the late William "Bill" and Lottie (Edmondson) Welch.  She is also preceded in death by her husband, William "Bud" Jessie, son, Danny Jessie, brothers; Lawrence Welch, Frank Welch and Henry Welch, sisters; Willette Jessie and Lela Ausmus.

She is survived by her sons; Roger Jessie and Mark Jessie, grandchildren; Chris Jessie, Rachel Stewart, Matthew Jessie, Clay Jessie and Kyle Jessie, sister, Elizabeth Evans and a host of nieces and nephews and other loving family members.

Services will be Sunday, January 20 at 3:00PM at the Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel with the Rev. Fred Dimond officiating.  Burial will follow in the Welch Cemetery.   Pallbearers; Tony Evans, Jim Jessie, Robin Jessie, Tom Jessie, Charles Jessie and Aaron Stewart.

The family will receive friends Sunday, January 20 from 1:00PM until the funeral hour at 3:00PM at the Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel.

Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel is honored to be serving the Jessie Family.


Services

Visitation
Sunday
January 20, 2019

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel
6340 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752

Funeral Service
Sunday
January 20, 2019

3:00 PM
Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel
6340 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752

Interment following funeral service
Sunday
January 20, 2019

Welch Cemetery
1/2 Mile north of Hwy 63 on Red Hill Road
Speedwell, TN 37870

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