4/17/12 — Gloria Mae Smith Vickers

Graveside services for Mrs. Gloria Mae Smith Vickers, age 67 of Manchester will be conducted Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 1:00 PM at Farrar Hill Cemetery with Bro. Tony Buchanan officiating.

Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, from 10:30 AM till 12:30 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel.

Mrs. Vickers passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Parkridge Medical Center in Chattanooga, TN.

She was born January 21, 1945 in Franklin County, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Jesse and Myrtle Jones Smith. She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her Grandchildren. She was a member of Christian Life Church in Tullahoma and attended Center Grove Baptist Church in Rock Spring, Georgia.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Royce Vickers and three brothers, Charles, J. T. and Samuel Smith.

Mrs. Vickers is survived by one son, Randy Smithson of Manchester; one daughter, Dr. Lisa Brooks and her husband Duane, of Rock Spring, Georgia; two brothers, Robert Smith and his wife, Wanda of Tullahoma and Albert Smith and his wife, Pam of Tullahoma; three sisters, Hazel O’Neal and her husband, Doug of Normandy and Della and Marie Smith, both of Kentucky; and five grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Center Grove Baptist Church, Rock Springs, Georgia 

Coffee County Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.