Minnie Pearl Common, 63, died on July 3, 2012 at a local hospital.
She was born April 1, 1949. She was a former employee of Gordon Cleaners.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Dollie Mae Garth Henderson, and father, Clyde Henderson.
Survivors include spouse, Frank Common, Jr.; daughters, Alfreda (Walter) Fletcher, Althea McCain and Sonya Tucker; son, Frank Common; sister, Veronica (Theodore) Hamilton, Indianapolis, In.; brothers, Joe Henderson, Chattanooga, Kunta Kente Coleman, Ca.; grandchildren, Shanice Common, Jermichael Campbell, Jameka Tucker, Mario Common; special niece, Vernique Henderson; a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, July 7, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens.
The body will lie in state after noon on Friday, July 6, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.