May 10/11

Bertha Carroll

Bertha (Bert) Maynard Carroll, age 62, of Bank Street, Tellico Plains, formerly of Jonesboro, Ga., passed away at 7:50 a.m. Thursday May 8, 2003 at U.T. Medical Center. Was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors are a daughter, Elizabeth Stewart and son, Gary Maynard, both of Williamson, Ga.; step-children, Stacey Howard, Brian Carroll, both of Marietta, Ga. and Wayne Carroll of Savannah, Ga.; seven grandchildren, one great grandson; Sisters and brothers in law, Bessie and Cecil Roach of Madisonville; Mary Koons of Vonore, Brenda and Bobby Hackler of Madisonville; sister-in-law Jeannette Russell of Vonore; several nieces and nephews.

Was preceded in death by mother Blanche Hobbs, brother, Austin (Bud) Russell.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Biereley-Hale Chapel in Madisonville, Tenn., with the Rev. Michael Roach officiating. Interment will be in Zion Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home in Madisonville, Tenn. (423) 442-4404.