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Cora Land Ewton

Cora Land Ewton, 95, of Dunlap died at NHC Healthcare in Dunlap on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. She was a member of Way of the Cross Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilburn Rudolph “Doc” Ewton; grandson, Gregory Thomas Holland; sons-in-law, Tony Nelson and Jackie Holland; brothers, Woodrow Land and Waldo Land; and sister, Willie Mae McDowell.

Survivors include her son, John W. (Inez) Ewton of Dunlap; daughters, Loretta Holland of Dunlap and Jean Nelson of Woodstock, Georgia; sister, Louise Sims of Dunlap; five grandchildren, Sherri Boston, Lisa Hix, Tim Nelson, Tammy Bishop, John W. Ewton, Jr.; eight great-grandchildren, Brittany Holland, Cody and Cory Hix, Jessica and Baylee Nelson, Delaney Bishop, Jordan and Nicholas Ewton; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation is Friday, April 5 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Lanny Tate officiating. Burial will be in Sequatchie County Memorial Gardens.

An online guestbook is at

Ewton Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.

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