Oct 22, 2013
Oct. 22, 2013
Morgan Mayberry, 89, of Riceville and formerly of Jackson County, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center.
A native of Jackson County, he was a son of the late Dave and Dona Fox Mayberry, and was also preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Sue Montgomery Mayberry; a son, Ray Douglas Mayberry; a sister, Mildred Mayberry Pippin; as well as two infant sisters.
He was an elder at Liberty Church of Christ in Jackson County, and a veteran of World War II, having served in the U. S. Army. He was a farmer, and a former employee of Maddux Hardware in Cookeville until his retirement.
Survivors include a son, Robert Mayberry and wife, Jan Mayberry, of Riceville; three grandchildren, Vincent Mayberry and wife, Terri Grubb Mayberry, Juleah Mayberry Parrish, and Sarah Mayberry Holmes and husband, Jake Holmes; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hooper-Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home of Cookeville.
This announcement made courtesy of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home of Athens.