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Billie Lois Templeton, 73

Billie Lois Templeton, 73, of McMinnville passed from this life Monday, Jan. 7, at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro.

Born Sunday, Oct. 28, 1945 in McMinnville, she was the daughter of the late Walter Brady and the late Mary Christian Brady. 

Billie is survived by two sons Steve Templeton and wife Kerry, Greg Templeton and wife Penny, four grandchildren Kelcie Troutman and husband Aaron, Kenzie Templeton, Lane Templeton, and Braxton Templeton, two great-granddaughters Kerrington and Karter Troutman, stepfather of her sons Tom Bouldin, four sisters Laverne Coppinger, Sandra McBride, Hazel Raines, and Brenda Roberts, brother Gary Brady and wife Eva Lois, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

In addition to her parents, Billie was preceded in death by her husband Pleas C. Templeton, son Mark Deran Templeton, twin sister Joyce Miller, and two brothers Glenn Brady and J.C. Brady.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Gardens of Memory Funeral Home, 415 North Chancery St., with Glenn Price officiating. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Smartt. Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, and again Friday from 8 to 11 a.m. at Gardens of Memory Funeral Home.

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Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 9, 2018