Gertrude <I>Self</I> Sewell


Gertrude Self Sewell

Vonore, Monroe County, Tennessee, USA
Death 2 Feb 2021 (aged 83)
Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Burial McMinn County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 222664358 View Source
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Gertrude Self Sewell, age 83, of Athens, passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at her residence.

Gertrude was a native of Vonore and longtime resident of the Short Creek Community near Athens. She was the daughter of the late Lawson and Sarah McMahan Self. She was preceded by her husband of 45 years Herman Dale “Fuzz” Sewell, grandson Josh Sewell and brother Charles Self.

Gertrude was a member of Short Creek Baptist Church and was retired from American Uniform after 38 years.

Gertrude is survived by

Son Rick Sewell of Athens;

Grandson Joey Sewell and wife Robin of Athens:

Great Grandchildren Blake Sewell, Ayden Bradfield, Kierstin Wilkey and Lora Wilkey;

Brothers Tommy Self and wife Willie of Madisonville, and Carl Self and wife Pam of Vonore;

Caregiver Sally Robinson.

Graveside services will be at 2 PM on Friday, February 5 at Short Creek Cemetery with Pastor Tommy Self and Pastor Jimmy Lewis officiating.

There will be no formal visitation service.

If you are unable to attend, you are encouraged to sign the online registry at:

Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Gertrude Self Sewell.

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  • Created by: David Edgmon
  • Added: 11 Feb 2021
  • Find a Grave Memorial 222664358
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gertrude Self Sewell (21 Nov 1937–2 Feb 2021), Find a Grave Memorial ID 222664358, citing Short Creek Baptist Cemetery, McMinn County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by David Edgmon (contributor 48064195) .