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Katie Lorena Hannah Thomas

January 3, 1931 — April 12, 2019

Katie Lorena Hannah Thomas, 88, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at a local health care facility.  She was a lifelong resident of Bradley County.  She was a devoted and loving mother and grandmother.  She retired from Charleston Hosiery after 40 years of service.

She was preceded in death by her parents Paul Langston Hannah and Ollie Hannah Nicholas; daughter Brenda Jean Wooten; brother John R. Hannah; sisters Nannie L. Hannah and Annie C. Bradley.

Survivors include her daughters Pam Thomas Greene and husband Bobby, Kim Love Best and husband Mac all of Cleveland; Special Niece Paula Hannah Morgan and husband Tyler; grandsons Brad (Amanda) Greene, Kyle (Amber) Greene, Dustin (Roxanne) Love, Tyler (Laura) Love; eleven great-grandchildren; brother Reverend Dudley (Dorothy) Nichols; sister Susan (Robert) Sullivan; several nieces and nephews also survive.

A graveside service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019 in Sunset Memorial Gardens Reverend Dudley Nichols officiating.  Brad Greene, Dustin Greene, Braylee Greene, Dustin Love, Tyler Love, and Tyler Morgan will serve as pallbearers.  A white dove release ceremony and the playing of bagpipes will conclude the service.

The family will receive friends at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on Monday prior to the graveside service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Boys and Girls Club of the Ocoee Region 385 3rd St. SW Cleveland, TN 37311.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

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Monday, April 15, 2019

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