ROGERSVILLE — Edith Elenor Forgety, age 89, of Rogersville, passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at Ballad Health’s Hawkins County Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.

She attended Spires Chapel Baptist Church.

Edith was a loving mother and grandparent.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas D. and Oma Collier Murrell; and sister, Helen Louise Adams.

Survivors include her daughter, Donna A. Carpenter; granddaughter, Jada Danielle Carpenter, both of Rogersville; grandsons, Issac Clayton Armstrong and Winfield “Tripp” Clinton Armstrong; sisters, Dorothy Marie Walker, of Bulls Gap, and Eva Jane Horner, of Rogersville; a number of nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.

Visitation hours will be 12 noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, February 8, 2020, at Broome Funeral Home, in Rogersville. The funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Rev. Bobby Joe Hancock officiating. Burial will follow in the cemetery of McKinney’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.

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Broome Funeral Home, of Rogersville, is honored to serve the Forgety family.