March 3, 2014
Mrs. Irene Monroe, age 92 of Harriman Care & Rehabilitation Center (formally of the Westal Community) passed away on Sunday, March 2, 2014 following a brief illness. Mrs. Monroe was a member of the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church of Rockwood, Tennessee (Cumberland County). She was a Loving Sister and Grandmother who had a host of Friends from her 92 years of Life; She Loved Gardening and raising chickens. Mrs. Monroe was preceded in death by her parents: Tom & Lucy Mullins; Husband: Johnny Monroe; Sons: Ray Mullins & Jimmy Monroe; Daughter: Ruby Monroe; Daughter-in-law, Susan Monroe; Brothers: Clifford Mullins, Clyde Mullins, and Cecil Mullins; Sisters: Dorothy Golliher, Edith Nance.
She is survived by:
Brother: Lonnie Mullins
Sister-in-law: Mary Mullins & Georgia Mullins
Several Nieces and Nephews, 10 Grandchildren, 10 Great Grandchildren 7 Great-Great Grandchildren.
One Grandson who she raised as her own who she always referred to him as her Pride and Joy: Mr. Johnny Monroe of Harriman, Tennessee. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary from 5:00pm to 7:00pm; Funeral will be at 7:00pm with Bro. Larry Long, officiating. Concluding and Interment will be on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 2:00pm in the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery. A Special Thanks to her caregivers Connie, Pam, Emily, Misty, Mary, Donna, Kelly, Sandy, Lisa, Amanda, Kari, Raphael, Denny, Molly, Mick, and the baby girl…She Loved you All! Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the Family of Mrs. Irene Monroe.