McMinnville resident and Warren County native Barbara Etta Nunley, 75, was born Aug. 18, 1935 and died May 17 at her residence following a sudden illness.
A retired employee of Oster Corporation and member of Bethel Assembly, she was the daughter of the late Lamuel Gilbert and Mary B. Campbell Rogers. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Sammie Faye Rogers and daughter-in-law, Dawn Jannell Nunley.
She was married to Earl Nunley of the Mt. Zion community. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Earl Dwayne and Karen Nunley of Murfreesboro, and Milton and Carol Nunley of Mt. Zion; two grandsons, Jeremiah and Sarah Nunley of Columbia, and Matthew and Amy Nunley of Murfreesboro; three great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Lucas, and Rachel Beth Nunley; three sisters, Helen Smith of Beech Grove, Betty Jordan of McMinnville and Josephine Blakely of Mt. Zion, and one brother and sister-in-law, Burnell and Jimmie Rogers of the Mt. Zion community.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at High’s Chapel with Billy Campbell officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until time of service Thursday at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 18, 2011