Juanita Holt Briggs
Strong, age 81, of Dandridge, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at UT Medical Center.
She was preceded in death by her parents Burgett and
Bessie Holt, husbands Landon Briggs and Leonard Strong, son Jerry Briggs, grandson Sean Athey,
brother George Holt, and sisters Empsy Stinson, Moese Mantooth, and Christine Stinson.
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 received friends from 5:00—8:00 p.m. Friday,
October 11, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home.
Funeral services were 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 lay in state from 12:00
noon until 1:00 p.m. prior to the funeral services.
Burial followed in
Resthaven Memorial Gardens.
Family and friends may sign the guest
register online at www.manesfuneralhome.com.
Manes Funeral Home in charge