Rench, Pamela Sue

Monday, December 17, 2012
Pamela Rench
Pamela Rench

Pamela Sue Rench, 61, of Soddy Daisy, died on Saturday, December 15, 2012. 

Pamela was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and VFW Post 1472 Ladies Auxiliary. She was also a lifetime member of Girl Scouts of the USA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harrison and Marie Tanner, and sister, Rachel Stidham.

Survivors include her husband, Ronald Rench; daughters, Wendy Marie Watts and Nita Sexton; brothers, Ronald, Paul, Kenneth, James and David Tanner; sisters, Betty Richardson, Patricia King and Anna Marker; granddaughter, Olivia Sexton.

Services will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Grace United Methodist Church with Reverend Clair Sauer officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, 9833 Hixson Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379, or Girl Scout Council of the Southern Appalachians, 1936 Dayton Blvd. Chattanooga, Tn. 37415.

Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Soddy Daisy.

Share your memories, stories and photos at www.legacyfuneralhome.com.


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