07 December 2004

debra lynn giles - harriman, tn - obituary

Debra Lynn "Debbie" Giles
Obituary, Tuesday 7 Dec 2004

Harriman, Tennessee's Debra Lynn GILES, 46, died Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004 in the University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee. She lost her long battle with kidney failure and diabetes.

She was preceded in death by her father, William Edwin "Bill Ed" Giles of Harriman; step-father, Freddie Gunter; and brother, Mark Giles.

Survivors include her mother, Peggy Gunter of Harriman; brother, Terry Murphy of Knoxville; sister and brother-in-law Tina and Lane Walls of Kingston; niece and nephew Amanda Collins and Justin Walls; uncle Kenneth Moore; and many friends and loved ones.

Debbie's funeral service was held 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, in the Davis Funeral Home, Harriman, with Rev. Greg Kelley, Rev. Mike Beech and Rev. Bill Nolan officiating. Graveside services were conducted 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, in Roane Memorial Gardens, Harriman, Tennessee.

Debra Lynn GILES was a great-granddaughter of William Jacob Morgan "W.M." GILES and Cora Pickens ELLIS of Roane County, Tennessee:

* William Jacob Morgan "W.M." GILES
* Cora Pickens ELLIS
Married 22 May 1898
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* Henry GILES
Vesta Idella PASS
Married 7 Dec 1924 |
* William Edwin "Bill Ed" GILES
Margaret "Peggy" GUNTER
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* Debra Lynn GILES
(Abt 1958-2004)

[source: roane county news, online edition, 7 dec 2004, accessed 7 dec 2004 ]