Carol Ann "Kay" Lankford Eiche
May 12, 2013
Carol Ann \"Kay\" Lankford Eiche
May 12, 2013
Carol Ann \"Kay\" Lankford Eiche, 51, of Riceville, died Sunday, May 12, 2013, at NHC Health Care of Athens.
She was a native of Detroit, Mich., and a resident of McMinn County for most of her life. She was preceded in death by her father, Bobby J. Lankford; one brother, Danny Lankford; and one sister, Robin Lankford. She was a member of Salem Baptist Church in Ten Mile.
Survivors include one son, Jeff Eiche of Kingston, and his fianc�©e, Laura Allen; her mother, Jessie Crisp Lankford of Riceville; one sister, Kathy Lankford of Ten Mile; her best friend, Linda Starnes and Gene Clower; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the administration and staff of NHC Health Care of Athens for their special care during Kay\'s illness.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lower Spring Creek Cemetery with the Rev. Dennis Leamon officiating.
Active pallbearers will be Jeff Eiche, Jason Patterson, Gerald Barber, Harley Crisp, Larry Lankford, Robert Lankford, Mason Evans and Ralph Ramey.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Those unable to attend may send condolences at www.laycock-hobbs.com
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home of Athens is in charge of arrangements.