Juniper Brady “J.B.” Meadows , 74 of Ten Mile, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at his residence surrounded by his family.
He was a son of the late Juniper B. Meadows, Sr. and Opal Letner Meadows and was of the Protestant faith. He was a United States Navy Veteran and served during the Vietnam Conflict and was retired from the TVA - Watts Bar Nuclear Plant.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters: Rosemary Meadows and Brenda Swafford, and Father-in-law and mother-in-law, Marshall F. and Babette LaFex
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Barbara Meadows of Ten Mile; a son, Ricky Meadows of Ten Mile; daughters, Kathleen Ray of Ten Mile, Anita Manis (Dan) of Maryville, Tn., and Marcella Childers (Jeffrey) of Smyrna, Tn., sisters, Margaret Brady (Bud) of Decatur, Phyllis Butcher of Georgia, Lois Christen of Cleveland, and Diane Cook (Ronnie) of Athens, Tn., eight grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Several nieces, nephews, other extended family, and a host of friends also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22, in the Chapel of Bowers Funeral Home with the Reverend Mike Jackson officiating.
Interment will follow in the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, from 12-2 p.m. at Bowers Funeral Home.
You may go to www.bowersfh.com and sign the guest book and offer your condolences.
Arrangements are by Bowers Funeral Home, Inc., Decatur Chapel of Decatur, Tn., 423 334-3661.