Gamble, Barbara Louise

Wednesday, August 14, 2002

Barbara Louise Gamble died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2002. She was 77.

She was employed with TVA as an executive secretary for over 30 years. She was a member of Oakwood Baptist Church, Senior Neighbors and the Gold Circle Club.

Mrs. Gamble was a member of the Tyner High School class of 1944, where she met and later married her high school sweetheart, Jack B. Gamble. They were married for 55 years. Mrs. Gamble was an avid traveler and traveled extensively. Mr. and Mrs. Gamble were known throughout the area for their expertise in ballroom dancing.

She is survived by her husband, Jack B. Gamble; sisters, Hazel Broyles of Charleston, S.C., and Mary Southerland of Chattanooga; nieces, Sandra Smith; nephews, James Southerland of Chattanooga, Dewayne Broyles and Eddie Broyles of Charleston; great-nieces, Jeanie Barrow, Jamie Barrow, Barbara Lynn Overstreet, Becky Riddle, Susan Broyles and Sandie Broyles; and great-nephews, Paul Lee Broyles and Mike Broyles.

A graveside service will be held at Chattanooga National Cemetary on Thursday at 11:30 a.m.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Turner Funeral Home on Webb Road.



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