Edith Faye Vess, age 81 of Morristown, passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 at Life Care Center of Morristown.
She was a member of Hillcrest Baptist and Morningside Baptist Churches. Faye was a longtime secretary for the Hamblen County School System serving at Roberts Elementary and Meadowview Middle Schools.
She was a preceded in death by her parents: Virgil C. and Minnie Owenby Harris; brother: Gene Harris and sister: Betty Jo Holt.
Faye leaves her son: Bobby Vess; daughter: Lisa Edmonds; grandchildren: Ally (Brett) Morgan, Michalla Edmonds and Tim Vess and 3 great grandchildren. Nieces and nephews: Kathy (David) Cook, Larry Holt, Karen (Donnie) Holdway, Kim Harris Brown, and Bryan Harris along with many great nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Thursday, January 2, 2020 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Mayes Mortuary, funeral services will follow with Rev. Ross Woody officiating. Family and friends will gather at Hamblen Memory Gardens on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 12:30 PM for graveside and interment services.
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