Diane Meek

Diane Meek, age 68, of Copperhill, passed away Wednesday evening, August 22, 2018, at her home. 

Mrs. Meek was born May 6, 1950, in Ducktown, Tennessee, to the late J. B. Sisson and the late Louise Chancey Sisson. She was a member of Mine City Baptist Church where she served as secretary, the Women’s Sunday School teacher and was involved with numerous church functions. In addition to her mother and father, Mrs. Meek is also preceded in death by her grandparents who raised her, Beatrice and Walter Chancey of Ducktown. 

Survivors include her husband, Russ Meek, three godchildren who knew her as Mama Di, numerous cousins, in-laws, nieces and nephews. 

Memorial services were held Friday, August 24, at 5 p.m. at Mine City Baptist Church with pastor, the Rev. Keith Smith officiating. Music was provided by Mary Lou Davis. 

Burial was Sunday, August 26, in the Stanley Cemetery in Union City, Tennessee. A graveside service was conducted by the Rev. David Brown. Pallbearers included Cody Langkawel, Anthony Walden, D.J. Underwood, Craig Green, Trevor Stone and Burnie Powers. Honorary pallbearers were Hannah Green and Amy Underwood. 

Arrangements were entrusted to the Finch-Cochran Funeral Home of McCaysville, Georgia and Murphy Funeral Home of Martin, Tennessee. Friends may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.

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