Mrs. Nellie Mae Jiles Treadway, age 90, formerly of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away unexpectedly/peacefully on Monday, November 27, 2017 at the Bridge at Highland in Portland, Tennessee. Nellie was born May 13, 1927 in Rockwood, Tennessee. She attended Rockwood High School and worked for 47 years at Adler Corporation and Roane Hosiery boarding socks. Her children remember her as a soft spoken, kind and patient mother who encouraged them to pursue their goals. She loved to sing the Praises of God. Nellie was a generous and dedicated individual who loved the Lord with all her heart! She and her husband, Bill served many of the local churches where Bill was the Pastor. She is a member of Post Oak Baptist Church in Rockwood. Nellie was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Bro. William D. “Bill” Treadway; father, Benjamin Franklin “Frank” Jiles; mother, Sallie Wyrick Jiles; brothers, Newt Jiles of Dayton, TN; Sam Jiles, Jay Jiles, and Boyd “Rusty” Jiles, all of Rockwood, TN; sisters, Estel Shanahan of Ten Mile, TN; and Willie Lemons of Spring City, TN; and grandson, John Treadway of Rockwood, TN.
Sons: Johnny Treadway & wife, Marilyn of Rockwood, TN
Larry Treadway & wife, Donna of Cottontown, TN
Grandchildren: Natalie Mudd & husband, Marcy of Shelbyville, KY
Danielle Robertson & husband, Mike of Mammoth Cave, KY
Billy Ray Simpson of Rockwood, TN
Angie Cooper of Rockwood, TN
JT Simpson & wife Kailey of Rockwood, TN
And many Great Grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) and Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) at the Evans Mortuary. Funeral services will follow on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) from the Chapel of Evans Mortuary with her son, Bro. Larry Treadway officiating. Committal services and interment will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood.