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Alma Timbs

Alma Timbs, age 89, of 577 Laurel Road, Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, May 31, 2013. At the Sycamore Shoals Hospital in Elizabethton, Tennessee. She was born on November 16, 1923 to the late Edd and Eliza Moody, Arney. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Zeke Timbs, also sisters Goldie Arney, and Hazel Clawson, and a brother Lawrence Arney. She loved fishing with her husband and cooking for her family. She was a member of Vaughts Gap Baptist Church.
Survivors include: daughter: Lucille Brown and Husband Harvey, Mountain City, TN. Three sons: Jim Timbs and wife Wanda, Mountain City, TN. Herman Timbs and wife Betty, Mountain City, TN, Joe Timbs and Wife Betty, Lenior, N.C. Brother; Maurice Arney, and wife Mary, of Mountain City, TN. Ten grandchildren: Twelve Great Grandchildren; Three great, great grandchildren: and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Alma Timbs will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 3, 2013 from Charles B. Hux Chapel of the Hux-Lipford Funeral Home with Rev. Chuck Morefield and Rev. Frank Johnson officiating.  Graveside service and interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service.  Active pallbearers will be Great Grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be Grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis Tennessee, 38105.
 Friends may call at the residences of any of her children in Mountain City, TN
at any time.
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As requested by the family of Alma Timbs, her services are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home.