Myrtle Sims Christian, 91, of Dunlap, passed away Tuesday August 1, 2017. She was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Hackworth; second husband, I.G. Christian; daughter, Vina Ellen Hackworth, granddaughters,Terri Ellen Hackworth, and Britany Grace Powell; sister, Ruth Maddox.
Survivors include her son, Frank (Audrey) Hackworth, Spring City; daughters, Paulette Hackworth, Bertie (Scrap) Layne, and Grace (Larry) Powell, all of Whitwell; brothers, Lawrence (Ramah) Carmack, Whitwell, Joe (Dean) Carmack, Sale Creek, and Ray (Jackie) Carmack, Chattanooga; sisters, Ella Clark, Mississippi, Alice (Pat) Jones, Dunlap, Faye Hardin, Whitwell, and Melinda (Robert) Hall, Signal Mountain; special niece and nephew, Vickie and Darrel Seals; special friend, Dennis Atterton; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. CDT Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the gravesite in Condra Cemetery with Bro. Terry Barker officiating. Visitation is 4:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday.