Lucy Mildred Dearstone


Mrs. Lucy Mildred Dearstone, age 88, Jonesborough, passed away Sunday, October 30, 2016 at Johnson City Medical Center.
Mrs. Dearstone was born April 2, 1928, the daughter of the late Edgar & Nell Kent Rhudy. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Wilson H. Dearstone and brothers, John Rhudy, Marion “Red” Rhudy and Jack Rhudy.
She was a member of Sulphur Springs Baptist Church.
Survivors include three sons, W. Ray Dearstone (Shirley) Bristol, TN, Terry Dearstone (Coreen), Morgan City, LA and Michael Dearstone (Frances), Blountville, TN; grandchildren, Bridget Hendricks (Justin), Amanda Seivers (Jay), Michele Thomas and Tracy Cole (Jamie); two step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; sister, Frances White; sister-in-law, Myrtle Rhudy; three nephews, two special nieces, Teresa Norris (Rick), Lisa Williams and Lucy’s friends at Bethel Housing.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Hodges and her nurses for their loving care.
Graveside services will be conducted 3:00 pm Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Sulphur Springs Cemetery with Mr. Matt Norris officiating. A special song by Andy & Mandy Williams. Family and friends are requested to meet at the cemetery at 2:45 pm.
Pallbearers will be Jay Seivers, Justin Hendricks, Rick Norris, Andy Williams, Aaron Williams, Gale Rhudy and Rick Lewis.

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11-03-2016 Charlie and Joyce Powers
Ray. I so sorry to hear about your mom. I would have tried to come but I had the car at the shop for a recall repair and it was there all day. I know you never want to see them go but she is in a far better place. If you need anything let us know.
11-02-2016 Earl Edgar Rhudy
I am so sorry of the lost of Mildred. She was a very warm and compassionate aunt to me. I am sorry that I cannot make the trip, due to circumstances beyond my control. My thoughts and prayers are for the childern and grandchildern and the whole family.My prayers will be made at the time of the graveside service. Love you all.
11-01-2016 Danny & Pam Stewart
Mike and Francis, we are sorry to hear of the passing of Mike's mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family during this time.
11-01-2016 Clayhill Freewill Baptist Church
Mike & Francis, We are praying for you and your family during this time Your Church Family
11-01-2016 Janice Dearstone Dash
Hey Ray, Terry and Mike, so sorry to here about Your mom. I always loved when we would come Visit I really enjoyed listening to your mom talk I especially enjoyed her mayonnaise cakes. I will Say a special prayer for your strength during this time
Our staff's thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss. We all loved Lucy dearly.


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