Mrs. Vergie Mae Palmer age 87 of Cleveland. Mrs. Palmer passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00pm, Tuesday, October 21, 1014 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Dave Fortner and Rev. Tony Rogers officiating. Interment will follow in the Palmer Family Cemetery
Vergie was born in White County on March 6, 1927 to the late Toy Autry and Clara Hulsey Autry. She was employed with Talon for some twenty years, working there until it’s closure .,Later she was employed with Clark -Scwebel until her retirement. Vergie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, she always had a smile and brought joy to all who were blessed to know her.Vergie was known for her cooking , her abilties to sew, crochet and make ceramics. She was a longtime member of Mossy Creek United Methodist Church and is preceded in death by her husband, Guy Eben Palmer, daughters, Wanda Joy Palmer, and Sandra Crumley, sisters, France Meaders, Idell Dorsey and brothers, Robert Autry, Benny Autry, Tug Autry and Jackie Autry
Survivors include her sons, Joel Palmer (Pam) of Lilburn, Daniel Palmer (Malissa), Cleveland; daughters, Charlotte Palmer, Santa Barbara, CA., Linda Howell ( Keith) Cumming, Jennifer Allison (Stacy), Cleveland, Kimberly King( David), Cleveland; sisters, Polly Davis,Brenda Bulgin and Lola Shelnut all of Cleveland as well as her brother, Kenneth Autry also of Cleveland. Vergie is also survived by her 16 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 4 to 8 pm.