Edith Hester Simpkins Flinchum, age 97, of Hiwassee, (Snowville Community) passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013.
Born June 1, 1915 in Snowville, she was the daughter of the late Garfield Simpkins and Sarah Katherine Quesenberry Simpkins. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Flinchum; sisters, Icey Akers and Tokie Windle, and brothers, Colon, Rupard, Griffie, Osgood and Oden Simpkins.
She is survived by Dr. Aaron Rudolph “Rudy” Flinchum, of Tennessee, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski with Elder Tommy Pegram officiating. Interment will follow at the Simpkins Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home in Pulaski.
To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com.