Dereda Marie Young Lewallen, 85, of Robbins, passed away March 25, 2017, at UT Hospital in Knoxville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Noble Grant and Marie Anna Dougherty Young; husband, Huston Jones Lewallen, sister, Joy Lee Slusarz: and brothers: Harold, Bobby, Dale, and Gale Young.
She is survived by her children: Beverly (Robbie) Gray of Spring City, Kathy (Allen) Phillips of Helenwood, and RG (Sherry) Laxton Lewallen of Powell; grandchildren: Ashlee Tabor, Ernie Gray, Erika Bradley,Grant Lewallen, Stephanie Lewallen, and Melanie Laverdiere; 10 great-grandchildren, sisters: Minnie Sequin, Veta Roach, Gertrude Byrd, Mable Jean McDaniel, and Irene Massey; brother, Buck Young; special friends, Betty Robbins and Irma Jean Phillips; and several nieces, nephews, and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted March 28, at First Baptist Church-Robbins Bro. Mike Smithers officiating. Interment followed at Crossroads Cemetery.
Arrangements by Schubert Funeral Home.