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Tressie Mae Sheffield
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Obituary for Tressie Mae Sheffield

Tressie Mae Sheffield, age 99, of Caryville passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017. She was of the Church of God faith but had attended Woodlake Baptist Church for many years. She was retired from Imperial Reading after 25 years of service. She enjoyed quilting, yard sales and loved life. Preceded in death by husband, R. Smith Sheffield; parents, Howard and Nola McLin Carroll; sisters, Lonie Fritz, Louis Caldwell, Earnie Pace and Odessie Brown; brothers, Clyde, John, and Andrew Carroll; sons-in-law Clyde Collins, Robert Childress, and Frank Paul.


Daughters: Margie Marie Collins
Charlene Paul of Jacksboro
Oda Mae Childress of Ohio

Grandchildren: Robin (Scott) Colvin and Tim Childress of Ohio

Great Grandchildren: Bradley (Lindsey) Colvin and Bronson (Krissy) Childress of Ohio
Amy (Curtis) Sebastian of Georgia

Great Great Grandchildren: Will Colvin, Easton and Austin Sebastian
Holden and Camden Childress

Several nieces and nephews

Special Care Giver Joan McKeehan

Very Special Friend Mae Jones

Services 7 PM Tuesday at Cross-Smith Chapel

Rev. George Asbury Officiating

interment 11 AM Wednesday at Queener Cemetery

Family will receive friends 5 PM to 7 PM Tuesday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Condolences may be given online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cross-Smith Funeral Home, Inc.

300 E. Central Ave.
LaFollette, TN 37766





7:00 PM
Cross-Smith Funeral Home, Inc.

300 E. Central Ave.
LaFollette, TN 37766





11:00 AM
Queener Cemetery

Queener Cemetery
Jacksboro, TN 37757


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