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Etta McWilliams

Etta Jewell McWilliams, 87, of Dunlap died Wednesday, February 3, 2016 in Cumberland County.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Major Alva Lee McWilliams.

Survivors include his three sons, Alva Lee Jr. and Leslie McWilliams of Dunlap, Burt L. and Terri McWilliams of Crossville and Gregory and Mimi McWilliams of Spencer; grandchildren, Danielle Frei, James Gregory Torrance, Chandra Torrance, Stephanie Shiers, Heather McWilliams, Britney Vanderhoof, Erika Gallagher and Meghan Vanderhoof; great-grandchildren, Nicholas Frei, Cody Frei, Noelle Frei, Kyah Munger and Matson Shiers; sisters, Johnita Jones of Chattanooga, Michkie Austin in Rossville, Georgia and Reba Johnson of Las Vegas, Nevada; and several nieces and nephews.

Services were held Friday, February 5 in the funeral home chapel.  Burial was in Pope Cemetery.

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Putnam-Reed Funeral Home of Pikeville was in charge of arrangements.

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