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Nellie L Grisham Gaines
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1913
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2009
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA

Daily Post Athenian

Nellie L. Gaines

Feb 8, 2009

Nellie L. Gaines, 95, of Athens, died Sunday morning, Feb. 8, 2009, at NHC Health Care of Athens.

A daughter of the late James O. and Brazilla M. Grisham, she was a native of Etowah, a former resident of Kankakee, Ill., and a resident of Athens for 50 years. She was a member of North Etowah Baptist Church, and was preceded in death by her first husband, William Fred Long; her second husband, Robert Gaines; one daughter, Jeanene Morgan; one son-in-law, D.P. Morgan; one granddaughter, Teresa Morgan; and several brothers and sisters.

Survivors include one daughter, Phyllis Guffey of Athens; two grandchildren and spouses, Cathy and Bobby Simpson and David and Sharon Morgan; three great-grandchildren, Felicia Simpson, Alexis Simpson and Matthew Morgan; one brother and sister-in-law, Howard and Leecie Grisham of Etowah; one sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Azalea and W.D. Merrell of Etowah; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 8 p.m. Tuesday in the South Chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home with the Rev. Ray Brown and the Rev. Allen Bates officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 10 a.m. Wednesday and will proceed to McMinn Memory Gardens for the 11 a.m. burial.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Bordwine Funeral Home of Etowah is in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Oscar James Grisham (1876 - 1961)
  Brazle Loveday Grisham (1883 - 1951)
  Robert T. Gaines (1904 - 1984)
  Howard Blake Grisham (____ - 2014)*
  Beulah Mae Grisham Johnson (1905 - 1990)*
  A. Ross Grissom (1907 - 1979)*
  Nellie L Grisham Gaines (1913 - 2009)
  Nola Josephine Grisham (1916 - 1916)*
  David Houston Grisham (1923 - 1951)*
  Jack Ogle Grisham (1926 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
McMinn Memory Gardens
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: Mar 03, 2009
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