Ms. Kathryn Tennessee Shelley, age 95, a former resident of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Monday, December 1, 2014 at the Pruitt Health Care Center in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia. She was born November 9, 1919 in Cumberland County, Tennessee to Walter Thomas Shelley, Sr. and Nellie Susan Day Shelley. In her younger days, she along with her parents operated the Peggy Ann Restaurant in Rockwood. Katheryn “Kat” “Tennie” was of the Methodist faith, liked to dance, and enjoyed life to the fullest. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Walter Shelley, Jr.; sisters, Luretha Shelley Summar and Mildred Shelley Adkisson Synder; and nephews, Charles Rhea Shelley and Roger Lynn Shelley.
Nieces and Nephews: Mary Lou Thompson
Linda Kay Thompson
7 Great Nieces and Great Nephews
And other relatives and friends.
Family and friends will gather for graveside services and interment on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood with Rev. Paul Johnston officiating.