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Obituary: Corinne Haley Richey Jennette

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Corinne Haley Richey Jennette, 88, of Smyrna, passed away at her home. 

Mrs. Jennette was born in Williamson County to the late Ben and Clarice Haley. She was the last living charter member of Jones Chapel Church of the Nazarene. She was a member of Unity Freewill Baptist Church in Murfreesboro. 

Corinne was a retired dietician for Williamson County Schools. 

She was preceded in death by her husbands Tommy Jennette and Cecil Richey, brothers Ben Brown Haley and Clarence Wayne Haley, sisters Sadie Holder and Mary Jo McArthur, and grandson Jeremy Jennette. 

She is survived by her son James “Jim” (Paulette) Jennette; daughter Sandra Marie (Bob) Johnson; stepdaughter Paulette (Chris) Christianson; grandchildren Tony Smith, Melissa “Missy” Warren, Stephanie Bracken, Vanessa Haley, Brian Christianson and Rachel Miller; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. 

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020 with visitation two hours prior to the service at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home. Pastor David Humphrey, Gary Fewell and Jim Jennette will officiate. Burial will follow in Johnson Hollow Cemetery. 

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. 

Memorials may be made to Jones Chapel Church of the Nazarene where she was a charter member. 


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