Worthington, Hattie Jo (Pikeville)

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Hattie Jo Worthington, 86, of Pikeville, died on Monday, February 25, 2013. 

She was a member of Wheeler Hill Church of Christ. 

Jo was preceded in death by husband, Robert (Bob) Worthington; sisters, Jean Gonda, Wilma Mitchell, Annie Mae Taylor, Juanita Holmes, Lela Troglin, and Kay Evans; brothers, Charles and Clyde Mitchell.

Survivors include two daughters, Gail (Lloyd) Forsythe, Pikeville; Becky (Danny) Nale, Dunlap; Robert Lee "Rooster" (Nancy) Worthington, Pikeville; Billy Joe (Jill) Worthington, Clarksville; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Virginia Morgan and Sarah Grasham; brother, James "Buddy" Mitchell; several nieces and nephews; special care-givers, Charlotte Burgess, Sherry Maxwell, and Angie Hale. 

Funeral services will be on Friday, March 1, at 1 p.m. CST in the funeral home chapel with Brother Bobby Collier and Brother Dale Barger officiating. Burial will be in Wheeler Hill Cemetery. 

Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. 

Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Highway 127 South, Pikeville, Tn. 

Visitation will be on Wednesday, from 4-9 p.m. CST and Thursday, from 12-8 p.m. CST.


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