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Anita Ruth McElhaney

July 13, 1934 — March 1, 2019

Anita Ruth McElhaney

ANITA RUTH SLACK McELHANEY,  age 84 of Englewood, Tenn. passed away Friday, March 1, 2019.  She was a native and resident of most of her life of Englewood, Tenn., a daughter of the late Richard and Callie Wilson Slack. She was a member of Wildwood Baptist Church and was a former employee of NHC of Athens, Tenn. She  was an avid reader and enjoyed bowling and was a member of a  Bowling League.

She was preceded in death by:

  • Her husband: David Kyle McElhaney,
  • Four  Brothers: Carson Slack, Ray Slack, Paul Slack, Troy Slack,
  • Sister: Nellie Sneed.  

Survivors include:

  •  Two Sons and Daughters-in-law: Patrick and Anna  McElhaney of Englewood, Tenn., Jim and Tanya McElhaney of Madisonville, Tenn.
  • Two Grandchildren: Tyler McElhaney, Trevor and Liz McElhaney
  • Sister: Betty Rowland of Englewood, Tenn.
  • Several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 5, 2019 in Sunrise Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Patrick McElhaney, Jim McElhaney, Tyler McElhaney, and Trevor  McElhaney.

There will be no formal visitation.

Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs/notices/Anita-McElhaney 

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

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