Mrs. Gladys Riddle Farris, age 89, of Tullahoma passed away Saturday morning at her residence.
Mrs. Riddle is a native of Franklin Co., TN and the daughter of the late Marion and Ester Hice Riddle. In addition to her parents she is also preceded in death by her husband, Willard Farris, grandsons, Michael Cole, Josh Farris, Clint Farris, Bryan Edwards and Tommy Daniel.
She was a loving mother and grandmother. Mrs. Farris raised her family then went to work at Harton Hospital the day it opened. She spent 30 years working and caring for others. She was also a long time member of College Street Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, James R. (Audrey) Farris, Norman L. (Betty) Daniel, a daughter, Darlene Farris, Cole, seven grandchildren, James R. Farris Jr., David Cole, Jason Cole, Michele Cole Dosier, Shane Daniel, Rory Daniel and Marla Cunningham, and four great great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mrs. Farris will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday at Tullahoma Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Growden officiating.
Burial will follow in the Maplewood Cemetery.
Visitation with the family will be held from 5:00 till 8:00 PM on Tuesday evening at Tullahoma Funeral Home.