Edna Lucas, 94, formerly of the Union Temple Community,
died Monday afternoon, June 11, 2012, at Takoma Regional
Hospital, Greeneville, Greene Co TN.
She was a housewife, mother, and mentor.
Mrs. Lucas was a member of Union Temple United Methodist
Church, where she was also a member of the church Bible
She was also a member of the Union Temple Community Club,
Union Temple Ruritan Club, and a former member of the
Union Temple Election Committee.
Born March 29, 1918, she was the daughter of the late
Bertie and Maudie Bell Dunn Holland; and was preceded in
death by her husband, Ivan Lucas, Sr.; two sisters, Stella
Neal and Grace Jones; and a brother, Ray Holland.
Survivors include a son, Ivan Lucas, Jr., of Chuckey, TN,
and life friend Carmie Blakley; two daughters and one son-
in-law, Pat Turnmire, of Chuckey, TN and Iva Jean and
Tommy Campbell, of Warrensburg, TN; grandchildren, Walter
Turnmire, Kaye Nesbit and spouse Anthony, of New Bern, NC,
James Turnmire and spouse Cammie, of Morristown, TN, Mark
Campbell and spouse Kristy, of Knoxville, TN, Alan
Campbell and spouse Eva, of Warrensburg, TN, Jeannie
Christian and spouse Jackie, of Kingsport, TN, and Natasha
and Chris Blakley; eight great grandchildren; three great-
great grandchildren; sister, Helen Woolsey, of the Lost
Mountain Community; sister-in-law, Mary Holland, of
Knoxville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., and
6 p.m. - 8 p.m., Friday, June 15, 2012, at Kiser-Rose Hill
Funeral Home, preceding the funeral service at 8 p.m., in
the funeral home chapel. Rev. Richard Bowers will officiate.
Interment will follow at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 16, 2012,
at Zion United Methodist Cemetery, in Baileyton, Greene
Co, TN. It is requested that family and friends that would
like to go in procession to the committal service meet at
1 p.m., Saturday, at the funeral home. Her pallbearers
will be Chad Campbell, Jeff Campbell, Mark Campbell, Alan
Campbell, Walter Turnmire, James Turnmire, Tyler Christian,
and Brad Thornburg. Jimmy Strong will serve as an honorary
Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home is serving the Lucas family.