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April 16, 1961 ~ October 17, 2019 (age 58)

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Karen June Jolley

Age 58

Of Athens

Passed away Thursday, October 17, 2019

At Hospice Care Center in Chattanooga.


A native of Charleston, SC. and long resident of McMinn County, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Theresa Leona  Cunningham and one brother, Darrell Jolley; paternal grandparents, whom helped raise her, Martin "Shorty" and Pearl Jolley.  She was the first person to graduate from McMinn County High School in a wheel chair and was a member of Valley View Baptist Church.


Survivors include her father, Floyd “Moose” Jolley

Two sisters, Sherri and Mike Scarbro

                    Jennifer Jarnagin

Four brothers, Wade Jolley, Joe Jolley, Don Burnett, and Greg and Robin Jolley

Aunts and uncle, Phylis Jones, Frances Morrison, Sue Carlton, Peggy Pack, Jeanie Woods, Sandra Elliott, Wanda Barnes, Martina Riden and Max Jolley

Several nieces, nephews, and cousins

The family would like to say a special thank you to her Grace Healthcare Family.


Funeral services will be 7 pm Tuesday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with the Rev. Lynn King offiiciating.   Burial will be 1 pm Wednesday in McMinn Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Marcus Jolley, Pankie Patterson, Dustin Butler, Randall Butler, Marty Riden and Mike Scarbro.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to Ziegler Funeral Home.


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Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Karen June Jolley.

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October 22, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

Funeral Service
October 22, 2019

7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

October 23, 2019

1:00 PM
McMinn Memory Gardens
1739 County Road 561
Athens, TN 37303

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