Edna Mae Lindner Hairrell, age 87 of Athens, passed away, Friday, November 2, 2018,at NHC Healthcare of Athens, Tenn. She was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, a daughter of the late Virgil and Susie Ozment Lindner and preceded in death by her Husband of 67 years: James C. "Jimmy" Hairrell, Jr. , Son: James E. "Jimbo" Hairrell in 2017, Brother: Virgil Lindner, Jr. She retired in 1995 from National Pharmacy that supplied medicine to eight nursing homes and was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. Many thanks to Dr. Johnnie Carter and staff, Guardian Health Care, especially Physical Therapist Chuck for their help after her stroke in 2013 and to Gayle Kasier, Best Caregiver Known, and Stacie Clifton, Best Neighbor, Van Wall and most importantly for God's Care. She was a member of Order of Eastern Star.
Survivors: Daughter: Teresa "Terri" Wall of Englewood, Tenn., Grandson and wife: Jake and Julie Hairrell of Decatur, Tenn., Granddaughter and Husband: Michelle "Shelly" and Stephen Johnson of Englewood, Tenn. Two Great Granddaughters : Mikayla and Maddie Choat of Englewood, Tenn., Graveside services will be 11:00 A.M. Sunday in McMinn Memory Gardens. There will be no formal visitation. Those wishing may make memorial contributions to their favorite charity. Condolences may be sent to www.laycockhobbs.com/notices/Edna-Hairrell. Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.