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Fannie Mae Huntley, 81
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Mrs. Fannie Mae Huntley, 81, of Smithville died Saturday, May 12, at her residence.

She was born Oct. 12, 1936, in Sparta, was retired from McMinnville Garment Company after 35 years, and was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Huntley was preceded in death by parents Chatt and Anna Mae Breedlove Cannon, husbands Joe Miller Elliott and Robert Howard Huntley, brothers George Ray Cannon, Joe Earl Cannon, and Franklin Cannon, and granddaughter Haley Lemons.

Survivors include her daughter Janice (Rod) Higham, Smithville, TN, step-daughter Kathy (Jeff) Bond, McMinnville, TN, brother Roy Eldridge Cannon of McMinnville, sister Mary Roddy of Jacksonville, FL, grandchildren Edward Lemons and Melonie Lemons, and great-grandchildren Preston Lemons, Peyton Lemons, Braxton Page, Alex Lemons, Emma Marshall, and Will Marshall. Several nieces, nephews, family members and friends.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Roy Wayne Cannon Sr. will officiate. Interment will follow at Friendship Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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

Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 16, 2018