Mrs. Marguerite Cope Close, age 81, of McMinnville, TN, died Thursday, December 01, 2016, at her residence.
She was born October 22, 1935, in Sylva, North Carolina, was a homemaker, and a member of Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church.
Mrs. Close was preceded in death by parents Gentry and Vesta Cope, an infant sister Freda Jean Cope, and her brothers Marvin, Barton, and R. L. Cope.
Survivors include her husband Odis Close, son and daughter-in-law Charles Barry (Gwen) Close, grandchildren Kalli Close, Nick Close, and Dan (Kelly) Close, a sister Juanita Walker, and a brother Larry (Joan) Cope. Several nieces, nephews, family members, and friends also survive.
Funeral service were held Sunday, December 04, 2016, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Elder Darrell Cantrell and Elder Kenneth Brown officiated. Interment followed at DeKalb Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Smithville, TN.
McMinnville Funeral, was in charge of the arrangements.