Bartlett, Lillie Mae (Dayton)

Friday, February 08, 2013

Lillie Mae Bartlett, 87, of Dayton, TN, died Thursday morning, February 7, 2013 at her home. 

She was born April 30, 1925 in Montgomery County, KY to the late Luther James and Ida (Turpin) Wade; and was also preceded in death by her husbands, Harvey L. Oliver, William Harris and Merton Bartlett.

A resident of Dayton for the past 34 years, Lillie Mae had previously lived in Winchester, OH. She was a homemaker and was an active member of the Maple Springs Baptist Church.

She is survived by her four sons, Robert (Pat) Oliver of Michigan, James (Dreama) Oliver of Shut In Mountain, Kenneth (Amy) Oliver and Fred (Teresa) Oliver, both of Old Washington; three daughters, Nancy (Daryl) Mangus of Williamsburg, OH, Hazel (Fred) Wallace of Dayton and Susan (Jason) Walters of Spring City; 25 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Lillie Mae will be held Saturday, February 9 at noon in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Darrell Walden and Rev. Robert Barger officiating. She will be laid to rest in Rhea Memory Gardens.

The family is being served by the Vanderwall Funeral Home in Dayton where they will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral.


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