McMinnville resident and Wayne County, Mich., native Sue Hennessee, 71, died Jan. 5 at Middle Tennessee Medical Center after an extended illness.
A retired cook with Warren County Schools and a member of the Baptist Church, she was the daughter of Alvin J. and Crystal Lewis McKibbon.
She is survived by children, Cherie Martin, Robert J. and Penny Hennessee and Susan Taylor, all of McMinnville; grandchildren, Taren and Taylor Hennessee, Chancerie and Camerie Martin, all of McMinnville; brothers and sister-in-law, Alvin E. McKibbon of Michigan, Edward J. and Sally McKibbon of Cookeville; several nieces and nephews.
Private graveside services will be held at Hills Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. today at High’s. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Viola Valley Dogs, in care of Linda Coursey, P.O. Box 39, Viola, Tenn., 37394.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 8, 2012