Janice Gail (Briggs) McKinney

September 8, 2021

Janice Gail (Briggs) McKinney

JANICE GAIL (BRIGGS) McKINNEY, a loving wife, sister, mother and grandmother, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at the age of 72. She was a member of Nina Baptist Church. Janice played the piano for Swanns Chapel Church for many years and was a member of the Swanns Chapel Singers. She is preceded in death by her mother, Willie Frances Briggs. Janice is survived by her devoted husband of 54 years, Wayne McKinney; daughters, Tina (Scott) McMahon and Renee Morgan; grandchildren, Amber Cate, Kennedy Morgan, Dalton Morgan and Cole Cate; great-grandchildren, Clayton Russell and Sally Barry; father, Charles (Dean) Briggs; brothers, Gary (Betsy) Briggs and Craig (Terri) Briggs; nieces and nephews, Ryan (Kim) Briggs, Cliff (Danielle) Briggs and Megan (Jordan) Knight; great nieces and nephews, Kamdyn Briggs, Mackenzie Briggs, Hadilee Briggs, Finley Knight and Garrison Knight. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all the staff at Jefferson Memorial Hospital for their outpouring of love during their difficult time. A visitation will be held on Friday, September 10, 2021, from 4:00pm until 7:00pm at Nina Baptist Church with a funeral service to follow at 7:00pm with Reverend Jimmy Norris and Reverend Charlie Brewer officiating. The graveside interment will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 11:00am at Swanns Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers include Dalton Morgan, Cole Cate, Cliff Briggs, Ryan Briggs, Mark Smallman and Jerry Ivey. Honorary pallbearer is Clayton Russell. ARRANGEMENTS BY FARRAR FUNERAL HOME, DANDRIDGE, 865-397-2711


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Friday, September 10, 2021

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Friday, September 10, 2021

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Saturday, September 11, 2021

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