Jerald Dean Ketchum, 80, of Dyersburg, died Friday, November 26, 2010 at her residence.
She was a former bookkeeper for Alexander & Holmes, member of Second Baptist Church and a former assistant at the Office on Aging.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Fairview Cemetery in Newbern with the Rev. Ronnie Turner officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her son, Terry L. Ketchum and wife, Patricia, of Dyersburg; three grandchildren, James Daniel Ketchum, Jr. of Friendship, Tina Marie Benefield of Bartlesville, OK. and John Thomas Ketchum of Bonicord; thirteen great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James P. Ketchum; a son, James Daniel Ketchum; and her parents, Aaron and Alice Goldman Moody.
The family requests that memorials may be directed to Second Baptist Church.