By Kim Swindell Wood | August 10, 2018 1:52 pm
Maybell Templeton, 85, of Sparta, passed away Aug. 8, 2018, at Life Care Center of Sparta.
Mrs. Templeton was born Sept. 8, 1932, in Monterey, to James Haskell Swallows and Poppy Howard Swallows.
She was a homemaker and a member of Big Springs Church of Christ.
Mrs. Templeton was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Otis Templeton; son, Ted Templeton; two sisters, Maxine Swallows, Elise Gardner; and two brothers, Elza Swallows and Lester Swallows.
Survivors include her daughter, Patsy McIntosh, of Irvin, Kentucky; four grandchildren, including Timiri Bingham, of Irvin, Kentucky; four great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Magnolia Alexander, of Sparta.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Aug. 11, 2018, at Goff Funeral Home, in Monterey, with burial in Welch Memorial Cemetery. Bro. John Lawson will officiate. The family will receive friends 10-11 a.m., Aug. 11, at the funeral home.
Goff Funeral Home, in Monterey, is in charge of arrangements.