10/18/14 —- Brenda Diane Poff

Funeral services for Brenda Diane Poff, age 54 of Manchester, will be conducted Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Randy Thomas officiating.

Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Friday, October 17, 2014 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the funeral home.

Mrs. Poff passed away Wednesday morning at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

She was born February 7, 1960 in Coffee County, the daughter of the late Everett “Corky” Baltimore and Marie Thompson Baltimore.

She was a homemaker and a giving spirited friend to all who knew her. She was known to have never met a stranger and would always go out of her way to make you feel special. She loved to sit outside and just visit with her neighbors while watching her beloved hummingbirds. In earlier years, she was active in her church, where she loved to sing hymns and knew the Bible. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and was affectionately known as “Nana” to everyone. Throughout her life she always had a deep love for her family and always loved babies and children.

In addition to her parents, Brenda is preceded in death by her husband, William Earl “Billy” Poff; and a sister, Sandra Kaye “SandyKay” Pennington.

Survivors include two sons, Travis Ray Floyd and wife, Dixie of Shelbyville, TN; and Joshua Curtis Swoape and wife, Jacqueline of Manchester; six grandchildren, Cheyenne Vickers, Trinity Vickers and K.C. Vickers, Lucian Floyd, Nevaeh Floyd and Jocelyn Swoape; two brothers, Thomas Ray Thompson and wife, Dale of Manchester; John Wayne Baltimore and wife, Lisa of Manchester and a sister, Billie Marie Palmatier and husband, Charles “Chuck” Palmatier also of Manchester; and special niece and husband, Vickie and Joe Elledge of Manchester; and special great- niece and nephew, Whitney Elleged and Dillon Elledge; and special great-great nephew and niece, Eian Elledge and Ember Elledge; and many other nieces, nephews, cousins and loving friends.