CATHERINE CONN MAHAFFEY TIDWELL, age 78, of Tullahoma, Tenn., formerly of Winchester, departed this life on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at Life Care Center of Tullahoma. 

She was a homemaker.  Ms. Tidwell was of the Pentecostal  faith.  

Ms. Tidwell was preceded in death by her parents; Tobb and Annie Conn, husbands; Buck Mahaffey and Paul Tidwell and a son, Gary Mahaffey. 

She is survived by her sons; Bobby (Beth) Mahaffey of Columbia, Tenn., Lonnie Mahaffey of Lexington, Tenn., Larry Mahaffey of Chattanooga, Tenn., daughter, Shirley Russell of Manchester, sister, Christine Clark of Chicago, Ill.  14-grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. 

Graveside services are scheduled for 1:00 P.M. Thursday at Mt. Garner Cemetery in Decherd, Tenn., with Bro. Philip Swinford, officiating.

Visitation will be from 12:00-1:00 on Thursday prior to the service. 

Grant Funeral Services in charge of the arrangements.