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Delbra Ann Gunter Transue, 71
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Sparta resident and Warren County native Delbra Ann Gunter Transue, 71, was born Jan. 30, 1951 and died June 27 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro following a brief illness.

A retired employee with the Carrier Corporation and of the Christian faith, she was the daughter of the late J.L. and Coleen Smith Hillis. She was married to Denman “Danny” Transue of Sparta. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Edward “Eddie” Gunter.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Transue is survived by daughter and son-in-law Tina and Jonathan Hutchings of McMinnville, son Kevin Gunter (Sarah) of McMinnville, eight grandchildren, Gavin Gunter, Rachael Gunter, Brandon Hutchings, Dustin Hutchings, Jonathan Hutchings, Nicholas Gibson, Zachary Gibson and Dixie Gibson, four great-grandchildren Reonin Hutchings, Victoria Hutchings, Abby Hutchings and Beau Hutchings, and several brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 1, at High’s Chapel with Rex Boles officiating. Visitation was held Thursday and will be held again Friday from 8 a.m. until time of service at High’s. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home and High’s Cremations, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 1, 2022