10/26/14 —– Naomi Brandon Milner

Mrs. Naomi Brandon Milner of Sewanee, Tennessee passed away Friday, October 24, 2014, in Sewanee.

She was a native of Pleasant Grove in Bedford County, a daughter of the late Carl Jack Brandon and Mattie Coleman Frost Brandon.

She and her late husband, Joseph H. Milner, Sr. had operated Milner’s Food Market for many years, he passed away on July 24 of this year.

She was also preceded in death by her grandsons, Timothy and Matthew Milner. Naomi was a member of Morton Memorial United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her children, Joe Milner, Jr. (Rita), Anne (Jerry) Sitz, Steven (Debra) Milner, Joshua Boone (Beverly) Milner, John Clea (Teresa) Milner; brother, Boone Brandon; sisters, Jane Bartlett and Joy Brown; grandchildren, Edward, Angela, April, Casey, Clea, Anna, Josh, Sarah, Rachel, Joe, III, and Boone; 16 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather at the Eastern Star Cemetery in Sewanee on Sunday afternoon, October 26, at 2:00 P.M. for a graveside service.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.


Cumberland Funeral Home of Monteagle in charge of arrangements.




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