Mrs. Barbara Elizabeth Jolley, age 90, a resident of the Westel (Rockwood) community of Cumberland County, Tennessee passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 in the Roane Medical Center, Harriman, Tennessee. She was born June 21, 1926 in the Westel Community of Cumberland County, Tennessee. Barbara was the oldest living member of the Westel Baptist Church, joining in 1935. She was a graduate of the Tennessee School of Beauty in Knoxville, Tennessee and worked several years as a hairstylist before working in the family owned Westel Food Market for 31 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas H. & Dorothy Mae Lingo Jolley; brothers, Thomas Quentin Jolley, Benton E. Jolley who was a WWII casualty, and William Kermit Jolley; sister, Violet Jolley Cox; nephews, William Quentin Cox and Thomas Hill Jolley; and niece, Diane Cox Miller.
Brother: Thomas E. & wife, Katherine Jolley of Westel, TN
Nephews: William K. Jolley of Rockwood, TN
Michael R. Jolley of Rockwood, TN
Claude E. Miller, Sr. of Westel, TN
Great Nephew: Claude E. “Scott” Miller of Westel, TN
Great Nieces: Shirley Ellen Miller of Westel, TN
Michelle Cox Day of Westel, TN
The family will receive friends Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. E.D.T. until 2:00 p.m. E.D.T. at the Evans Mortuary. Funeral services will follow on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. E.D.T. from the Chapel of Evans Mortuary with Rev. Hascue Carter officiating. Committal services and interment will follow in the Lingo Cemetery in Westel Community of Cumberland County, Tennessee.