Juanita Briggs Strong, age 81, of Dandridge, passed away
Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at UT Medical Center.
She was preceded in death by her husbands Landon Briggs and
Leonard Strong, son Jerry Briggs, and grandson Sean Athey.
She is survived by her daughter Shirley (George) Athey of
Dandridge; grandchildren Rhonda (Mike) Tufford, Clinton, OH, Jerry Briggs, Jr.,
Cleveland, OH, and Kerry Briggs, Medina, OH; great-grandchildren Shane (Hilary)
Farley, Kodak; Rachel Farley, Clinton, OH, and Alexandrea Hegarty, Medina, OH;
great-great-grandchildren Denver Farley, Clinton, OH and Madeline Farley of
Kodak; brother Glen Holt, Rutledge, and her twin sister Loretta Duckett,
The family will receive friends from 5:00—8:00 p.m. Friday,
October 11, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October
12, 2013, at Fair Haven Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Don Holt and Rev.
Chad Chambers officiating.
The body will lie in state from 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m.
prior to the funeral services.
Burial will follow in Resthaven Memorial Gardens.
Family and friends may sign the guest register online at www.manesfuneralhome.com.
Manes Funeral Home in charge