Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2011 1:25 pm
The Messenger, January 12, 2011
Lucy Della Stockdale, 87, of Hornbeak died Jan. 11, 2011, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Cryer Funeral Home in Obion, with the Rev. Robert Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Troy’s Terrace Hill Cemetery.
Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may call at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. today.
She was born in Springville May 28, 1923, daughter of the late Joe and Sally (Preston) Knight. She was a Baptist and had worked at the former Obion County General Hospital in Union City for 25 years and also at Union City Manor Nursing Home.
Survivors include five sons and three daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Vickie Stockdale of Kenton, Bobby and Betty Stockdale and Timothy and Melissa Stockdale, all of Shawtown community, and Danny Stockdale and David Stockdale, both of Hornbeak; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Juanita Stockdale and Rhea Nelle and George Floyd, all of Hornbeak, and Nancy and Greg Lott of Dyersburg; her brother, George Knight of McKenzie; and 17 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Frank Stockdale, who died in 1988; her daughter, Patsy Stockdale; and three brothers and three sisters.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.cryerfuneralhome.com.