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Delma Violet Haston, 94
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Mrs. Delma Violet Haston, 94, of McMinnville was born March 8, 1924 in Van Buren County and died Saturday, July 14 at Raintree Manor Nursing Center following an extended illness. 

She was a homemaker and member of McMinnville Independent Baptist Church. Mrs. Haston was preceded in death by her parents Titus Page and Tabitha “Bytha” Jane Simmons Ward, husband Rev. William Douglas Haston, sons William Douglas Haston and Titus David Haston, sister Bonnie Mae Miller, and brother Marion Ward.

Survivors include by her daughters Joyce (Johnny) Bond, and Linda Cripps, sons Barry Lynn (Vickie Mayes) Haston, Troy (Edie) Haston, Johnny (Nora) Haston, and Jeff (Jeanna) Haston, brother Thurman Paul Ward, 17 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Many nieces, nephews and other family members also survive.

The funeral service was Tuesday, July 17, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Johnny Haston officiated. Interment will follow at Crain Hill Cemetery in Van Buren County. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, 473-6606.

Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 18, 2018