Monteagle, Tennessee – Mrs. Grace Josephine Nunley, 85, passed away, Tuesday September 11, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Tracy City, Tennessee on May 19, 1933 to Ike Washinton Sartain and Grace Thomas Sartain who preceded her in death along with her son, Jimmy Allen Nunley; brothers, Max, Danny, Austin, Terry and Jack; sisters, Charlotte, Sue, Mary, Billie and Evelyn; 4 infant siblings; son-in-law, Dennis Cleek.
She is survived by husband of 66 years, W.H. Nunley; daughter, Tammy Cleek; sons, Timmy (Gwen) Nunley and Tommy (Sharon) Nunley; sisters, Pat, Margurite and Jan; brother, Ike Jr.; 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Friday in the Foster and Lay Chapel with Minister Freddie Harris officiating with burial to follow in the Plainview Cemetery. Visitation: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM Thursday at Cumberland Funeral Home, Tracy City, Tennessee. www.cumberlandfuneralhome.net