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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Wednesday January 3rd, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Wednesday January 3rd, 2018

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Woodhaven Memorial Gardens
Thursday January 4th, 2018

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Hazel Katherine Coward

Obituary of Hazel Katherine Coward

Hazel Katherine Coward age 78 of Claxton, TN passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. She was of the Baptist faith. Hazel worked at Standard Knitting Mill in Knoxville, TN and retired from Powell High School. She enjoyed gospel music, spending time with her grandchildren, being outside and working around the house.

Hazel is preceded in death by her parents, Steve and Roxie Davis; sister, Ann Garner; brothers, Mack Davis and Kenny Davis; and a grandchild Angela Pruitt.

Hazel is survived by daughter, Sue and Roger Edmonds of Claxton; sons, Ted and Glenna Coward of Knox County, and Steve and Janet Coward of Claxton; sister Grace Smith of Oak Ridge; 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 4 great - great grandchildren.

Hazel's family will receive her friends from 6:00pm - 8:00pm on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with her funeral service to follow at 8:00pm with David Seals officiating. Hazel's interment will be at 1:00pm on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens in Claxton, TN. Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN is in charge of all arrangements.

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Deepest sympathies and prayers for the family from the Manuel girls ( Bud and Shirley(McFarland) Manuels daughters).

Connie Manuel Jan 6 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss .... Hazel was a fantastic woman and an even better mamaw to her grandchildren ... She will be missed.

Cristy Parker Jan 4 2018 12:00 AM

To the loved ones of Hazel Coward, We extend our heartfelt condolences to each of you. Please be assured of Gods enduring love for you, his concern with your well-being, and his willingness to help you endure this difficult time. (1 Peter 5:7) We pray that Gods promise at Revelation 21:4 will provide you comfort in the days to come. For further comforting thoughts, please visit https://www.jw.org/en/publications/magazines/watchtower-no3-2016-may/when-a-loved-one-dies/. The Guillory Family Covington, LA

Guillory Family Jan 3 2018 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. Kenny & I always loved hazel. We had some good times with her. At least she isn't suffering anymore. GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU.

Marlene Davis Jan 2 2018 12:00 AM

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