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Frances "Dedi" Hastings, 77
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Funeral service for Frances Edeene "Dedi" Hastings, 77, of Smithville, and formerly of Nashville, were held December 9 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel.

Bro. Don Tabor officiated with burial following in Salem Cemetery.

She passed away December 5 at St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital ER.

She was born July 24, 1938 to the late Robert Ed and Joe Ben Fuson Coffee.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Lynda Hastings.

She was a proud graduate of East High School Class of 1956, member of the Brenthaven Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Brentwood and retired Executive Assistant at Fifty Forward.

She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Robert Hastings of Smithville; four sons, Steve (Pam) Hastings of Marion, VA, Joseph Vance of Louisville, KY, Bobby Hastings of Knoxville, and Chris (Cheryl) Vance of Smithville; nine grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren; special extended family, Jean (Emmett) Walker, Gail Fletcher, and Ann Clay.

Pallbearers included: Jere Maynor, David Hedge, Todd Miller, John Loudermilk, Bill Davis, and David Dea

DeKalb Funeral Chapel, Smithville was in charge of the arrangements.


Smithville, TN

December 16, 2015