9/16/15 — Zada Ruth Munsey Sellars

flower 21Funeral services for Mrs. Zada Ruth Munsey Sellars, age 80, of Manchester,
will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at Manchester
Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Benny Benjamin officiating. Burial will
follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be
from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Mrs.
Sellars passed away peacefully at Horizon Health & Rehab in Manchester,
following an extended illness.

Zada was born in Coffee County, TN, the daughter of the late Roy and Willie
Mildred Arnold Munsey. She graduated from Manchester Central High School
and was a member of the Zeta Alpha Epsilon sorority, where she enjoyed the
fellowship of playing cards and making cookbooks with her sorority sisters.
She was the first bank teller of AEDC Federal Credit Union when the
satellite office in Manchester opened and also worked at Coffee County Bank
as a teller. Zada spent many years working with her brother at Leroy Munsey
Studios. She enjoyed sewing, gardening, and enjoyed watching and attending
University of Tennessee and Tennessee Titans football games.

In addition to her parents, Zada was also preceded in death by her loving
husband of 46 years, Alton L. Sellars, Jr. She is survived by three
daughters, Debbie (Dennis) Jeter of McMinnville, Brenda (Gary) MacDonald of
Sequatchie, TN, and Sandy G. Sellars of Murfreesboro; one brother, Leroy
(Shelia) Munsey of Manchester; three grandchildren, Dr. J. Ashley Jarrell,
Hunter MacDonald, Mallory (Cody) Pell, and special grandson, Damon Padilla;
two great grandchildren, McKinley Pell and Hattie Mae Pell; several nieces
and nephews; and a host of special friends.