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Judy Marie (Keller) Tallent

May 8, 1943 ~ April 3, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old
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Judy Tallent Obituary

Judy Marie Keller Tallent, age 79, of Athens, TN, passed away on Monday, April 3, 2023, at her residence.

Judy was a lifelong resident of Athens. She was preceded by her husband of 51 years, Clyde Howard Tallent, and her son, Clyde Howard “Howie” Tallent II. She was a daughter of the late Gene and Nellie Jane Brock Keller.   

She was a member of Central Baptist Church. Judy loved to read and to cook.

Judy was a former employee with The White Store and Food City where she worked as the office manager.

Judy is survived by

Her son, David Tallent (Melinda)

Grandchildren: Jeremy Tallent (Tiarra), Shannon Epps, Austin Tallent, Cheri Lloyd (Eric)

6 Great-grandchildren

Former daughter-in-law, Melanie Tallent

The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 6, 2023, from 5:00-7:00 PM at Ziegler Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 7, 2023, at Ziegler Funeral Home. Interment will follow at McMinn Memory Gardens.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

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April 6, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
ATHENS, TN 37303-3490

Funeral Service
April 7, 2023

11:00 AM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

April 7, 2023

11:15 AM
McMinn Memory Gardens
1727 County Road 560
Athens, TN 37303


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