Mrs. Mary L. Tuggle, age 85 of Rockwood, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, February 21st, 2020 at the Roane Medical Center in Harriman, TN. She was born on August 16th, 1934 in Rhea County, TN. She loved to be a grandmother and loved her grandchildren. She also loved to sew, tend to her flower garden, and to cook. She is preceded in death by her husband: Floyd “Pete” Tuggle; Parents: Lee & Charlotte Burdette; Son: Larry Elbert Tuggle; Sister: Naoma McNure; Brothers: Junior Burdette & Corky Burdette. She is survived by:
Daughter: Janet Ward (Jeff) of Rockwood, TN
Son: Nathan Tuggle (Tammy) of Rockwood, TN
Grandchildren: Aaron Tuggle (Emily), Aimee Tuggle, Rachel Bowers (Jon), Hannah Haid (Charlie), Hunter Tuggle, Skye Tuggle, Brooke Tuggle, Dyllan Tuggle, and Halie Tuggle.
Great-Grandchildren: Arien Tuggle, Olivia, Lacee, and Cannan
Daughter-in-law: Brenda Tuggle of Rockwood, TN
Sisters: Helen Grasham of Rockwood, TN
Leona Plemons of Kingston, TN
Sister-in-law: Sue Hicks of Harriman, TN
And several other nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 from 4:00-6:00pm at the Community Baptist Church in Rockwood, TN. Funeral service will follow at 6:00 with Bro. Daryn Griffis & Bro. Donnie Harvey officiating. Graveside and interment will be on Monday at 4:00pm in the Delozier Cemetery in Harriman, TN. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mrs. Mary L. Tuggle.