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Juanita (Hickey) Purkey

November 21, 1931 ~ May 8, 2021 (age 89)



Juanita Hickey Purkey “Moose”, age 89, of Sneedville, passed away on Saturday, May 8, 2021.  She was married to the late William Carroll Purkey.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, Theodore & Rebecca Ivy Hickey and sisters, Annabelle Hickey & Jereline Hickey Dickerson Parker


Survivors include;

Daughter; Shelia Carol Purkey “little turkey”

Grandsons; Sunny TLanuwa and Rain Moore

Special nephew; Jerry (Debbie) Dickerson


The family would like to thank Dr. John Short, Amedisys Home Health and Heritage Center


At Juanita’s request, no services will be held.

Interment will be in the Purkey-Morelock Cemetery


Donations may be made to the Morristown Humane Society


When you get home dear Mother, may you walk among the wood and meadows.

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