McMinnville resident and Warren County native Jacqueline Montandon Templeton Cope, 88, was born Feb. 6, 1925 and died May 15 at River Park Hospital following an extended illness.
Retired from Oster Corporation and a member of Locust Street Church of God, she was the daughter of the late Lester and Zora Bryant Montandon. She was married to James Wilson Templeton, who preceded her in death 1979 and Henry Cope, who preceded her in death 2006. In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in death by brother, Herman Wilcher; and three sons, Robert Barry Templeton, James Larry Templeton and Donnie Templeton.
She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Teresa and William Black of McMinnville, and Darlene and Bob Young of McMinnville; son and daughter-in-law, Gary K. and Judy Templeton of McMinnville; daughter-in-law, Kathy Templeton Emberton of McMinnville; 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; two brothers, L.C. Montandon of Elkart, Ind., and G.L. Wilcher of McMinnville; sister, Frankie Ann Wright of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was held Saturday at Locust Street Church of God with Roland Sharp and Jeff Page officiating. Burial followed at Shellsford Cemetery.
High Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 19, 2013