She grew up in Bridgeton, N.J., and moved to Ooltewah with her mother in the early 1980s. She attended Ooltewah Seventh-day Adventist Church. She was one of God’s special children.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George Charles and Ida Jarrett Pappas.
She is survived by her nieces and nephews: Teri Ellen Gregs, Timothy R. (Christie) Jennings, Bill R. (Linda) Jennings Jr.; great-nieces and great-nephews, Mary Anne Jennings, Christi (Gary) Blankenship, Michael (Stephanie) Land; and great-great niece, Lennox Land.
Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Collegedale Memorial Park.
Arrangements are being handled by Grissom-Serenity Funeral Home & Cremation Services.