Lorene Meeks

Jan 25 2014

92 year old Lorene Meeks of Smithville died Friday at NHC Healthcare of Smithville. Mrs. Meeks was born September 21, 1921 in Star City, Arkansas, to the late Albert, Jr. and Beckie Gillespie. She was a member of Smithville Church of Christ, and a cook for many years at Beverly Healthcare. Mrs.. Meeks is survived by: 1 Son and Daughter-In-Law: Aaron and A.V. Meeks of Smithville, 1 Granddaughter and Grandson-In-Law: Deborah and Michael Allen of Cookeville, 1 Great Grandson: Addison Allen of Cookeville, 2 Sisters and 1 Brother-In-Law: Merle Wraalsen of Mobile, Alabama, Pauline and Bob Cockrell of Monticello, Arkansas, Several Nieces and Nephews, In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her Husband: Leo Meeks, 1 Sister: Mildred Thurman, and 1 Brother: Lloyd Gillespie. The funeral services for Mrs. Meeks will be held Monday at 2:00 p.m at the Chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home in Cookeville. Dan Gulley will officiate. Burial will follow in the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Cookeville. The family will receive friends at Crest Lawn Funeral Home, Sunday from 4:00 pm until 8:00pm. Crest Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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