Mildred "Vee" Fleenor Obituary
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Mildred "Vee" Unavee Barker Fleenor

March 15, 1922 - June 27, 2011
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Mildred Unavee Barker Fleenor, age 89, of Kingsport, Tn. passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, and entered into rest with the Lord at 3:15 p.m. Monday, June27, 2011 at her residence following a brief illness. Mildred "Vee" graduated from Blountville High School in 1940, and married Rye Fleenor on June 18, 1940. Rye was a pastor for almost forty years in the East Tennessee area, and as a pastors wife Vee enjoyed working alongside her husband. She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church, and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. In addition to her husband ( 2009) and daughter Kaye Fleenor (2010), she was...
Mildred Unavee Barker Fleenor, age 89, of Kingsport, Tn. passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, and entered into rest with the Lord at 3:15 p.m. Monday, June27, 2011 at her residence following a brief illness. Mildred "Vee" graduated from Blountville High School in 1940, and married Rye Fleenor on June 18, 1940. Rye was a pastor for almost forty years in the East Tennessee area, and as a pastors wife Vee enjoyed working alongside her husband. She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church, and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. In addition to her husband ( 2009) and daughter Kaye Fleenor (2010), she was preceded in death by her parents, Kyle and Mary Alice Carpenter Barker, two brothers, Earl and Ross Barker, and a great grandson Gabriel Smith. Survivors include two daughters, Sandy Murray, Christie Gannaway and husband Jack all of Kingsport, three granddaughters, Lisa Lane, Holly Dingus and Chesney Gannaway; six grandsons, Rob Cain and fiancee Mary O'Neill,Tim Murray and wife Rebecca, Andy Murray and fiancée Rhonda Bailey, Jason Smith, Matthew Murray and wife Julie, and Brooks Gannaway, one great-granddaughter, Gracie Murray; five great-grandsons, Austin Cain and wife Sara, Christian McKay, Andrew Glover , Riley Murray, and Cayden Dingus, brother in law, Rev. Harry Fleenor and Peggy, several nieces and nephews, and a special pet, Lucky. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, at East Lawn Funeral Home. A celebration of her life will be at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel with the Rev. Harry Fleenor , the Rev. Mike Fleenor, and Minister Andrew Glover. Graveside services will be held at 12 Noon, Thursday, at East Lawn Memorial Park. Serving as pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons. Please visit us at www.eastlawnkingsport.com to leave a condolence to the Fleenor family. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Wellmont Hospital and Hospice nurses and CNA's.

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Funeral Home, Kingsport, TN.

"My deepest sympathy to all family members and friends, I so enjoyed talking with her,Kaye, and Rye at St. Luke UMC ..." Carolyn Smith (Kingsport, TN)

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