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Friday June 14th, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am

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Patricia Carlene Brock

PATRICIA "CARLENE' BROCK,  age 82 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019 in Johnson City  Medical Center in Johnson City, Tn. She  was a native of Dalton, Ga., a daughter of the late Carlton and Cora Whitfield,  and preceded in death by a Brother: Cortney Whitfield. She received her Bachelor' Degree and Masters from University of Chattanooa and  taught at McMinn County High School and retired in 1999. She also subbed frequently from 2000 until 2019.  She was a member and taught Sunday School many years  at Eastannallee Baptist Church.


  • Husband of 62 years: John David Brock of Athens, Tenn.,
  • Daughter: Susan Moses of Athens, Tenn.
  • Son: Andy Brock of Johnson City, Tenn.,
  • Three Grandchildren: Olivia Moses, Lily Brock, and Baylor Brock,
  • Nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, June 14, 2019 in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Mike Fraizer officiating. Interment will follow in Eastannallee Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 A.M. Friday in the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Patricia-Brock. 

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

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I dearly loved my cousin Carlene. I will miss her terribly. I wish her family peace and comfort during this difficult time. All my love.

Peggy Ann (Campbell) Long Jun 29 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs. Brock was one of the sweetest people I knew. She will surely be missed.

Zoey Ward Jun 14 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs. Carlene Brock, a wonderful friend, I will cherish all of our talks and conversations. I appreciated her love for teaching and life in general. She gave so much to so many. May the Lord bless each of you during this time. Elizabeth Pierce Oswalt

Elizabeth Pierce Oswalt Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

A Water Color Wreath was ordered on June 12, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs. Brock was such a kind, wonderful person. An educator I looked up to, and so nice. May the Lord provide comfort to all those who loved her and will surely miss her.

Mary Beth Brown Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Brock

Mary Beth Brown Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

A Traditional Funeral Basket was ordered on June 12, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

Carlene was such a sweet lady at all times, she was a lady. It was an honor for us to teach with her. Terry and I know that heaven rejoiced. You are in our prayers.

Cindy and Terry George Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Brock

Teresa Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs Brock was one of the teachers that I will forever remember. She was one of the kindest people, I have ever known. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. RIP Mrs Brock

Brooke Barnett-Sass Jun 12 2019 12:00 AM

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