8/14/12 — Iris Potts Wynne

Iris Potts Wynne, age 90, of Cowan,Tenn., departed this life on Saturday, August 11, 2012, at her residence.

She was born in Shelbyville, Tenn. on November 2, 1921 to Thomas F. and Lenna Hopkins Potts.  She attended Central High School and Nashville Business College.  Ms. Wynne was employed at Genesco Cowan Plant and also, Monterey Mills before retiring.  She was a member of the Cowan Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She was a loving, caring and devoted mother, grandmother and friend.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 53 years, T.O. Wynne, Sr., a brother, Joe Potts, sisters; Evola Jackson and Luverne Moseley.

She is survived by her son, T.O. (Gayle) Wynne, Jr. of Huntsville, Ala., a daughter, Sara Jo (Horace) Hill of Cowan, Tenn.  granddaughters; Lisa Jernigan of Cowan, Terri (Pete) Fagan of Nebraska, Brandi (Brad) Fielder of  Madison, Ala., great-grandchildren; Ryan and Emily Jernigan, Kylie and J.T. Fagan and Bradon, Breana and Branson Fielder, sister, Lois Johnson of Clovis, Cal., several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 P.M.Monday evening August 13, 2012 in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services.

Services are scheduled for 11:00 A.M.Tuesday, August 14, 2012, with Bro. Rocky Whray officiating.

Serving as pallbearers are Brad Fielder, Jack Lovelady, Ira Adams, Pete Fagan, Danny Banks, Mike Wynne.

Interment will follow in the Stevenson City Cemetery in Stevenson, Ala.

Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the Cowan Cumberland Presbyterian Church in her memory.