Mattie Jane McPeak Cruise
Posted By Sparta Live | February 13, 2009 12:00 am
Mattie Jane McPeak Cruise, 89, passed away Feb. 12, 2009, at Pigeon Forge Care and Rehab Center.
Cruise was born March 29, 1919, in White County, to John Christopher McPeak and Stella Elizabeth Davis McPeak.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James Wallace Cruise; daughter, Debra Jane Cruise; sister, Clata Dell McPeak Horton; and brother, J.B. McPeak.
Survivors include her son, Ron Cruise and wife Beverly, of Pigeon Forge; two sisters, Laurine McPeak and Ernestine Boyd, both of Sparta; five grandchildren, Chris and Donna Cruise, Ronda and Darrell Manis, Curt and Crystal Cruise, Craig and Geanine Cruise, Casey and Stacy Cruise; eight great-grandchildren, Patrick, George, Maddie, C.J., Hannah, Elijah and Gabriel Cruise, Mindy Large; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Feb. 15, 2009, at Thurman Funeral Home, with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, in the Hickory Valley Community. Bro. Bobby Wilhite will officiate. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Feb. 15 from 10 a.m. until time for the service.
Thurman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.