Mrs. Brenda Sue Gafford age 72 of LaFollette passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020. She was of the Baptist Faith and was saved at Gilead Baptist Church in Detroit, MI. Before retiring to Norris Lake with her Husband in 2001, Sue was a Test Driver for General Motors for 33 years, and was a staunch union employee. Sue had a passion for quilting, was a regular presenter at the Mountain Quiltfest in Pigeon Forge, TN, and was a founding member of the Laugh-a-Lot Quilters in LaFollette. Preceded in death by Daughter, Sherry Mullins, and Parents, Charles and Nan Carver.
Survivors: Husband, Luther Gafford; Daughters, Deborah Johnson and Jamie Mullins; Son, Dan Mullins and Fiancé, Wendy; Grandchildren, Rhianna Hollenbeck, Jessica Johnson, and D.J. Dulco; Sisters, Judy Cameron and Husband, Charles, and Mary Blevins and Husband, John; Nieces, Vicky and Kelly. Several other relatives and friends.
A Graveside Service will be held on Monday, May 11, 2020, 11:00 A.M. at Caledonia Cemetery in Knoxville. Friends may call at their convenience from 10 A.M. – 7 P.M. on Saturday, May 9 and from 12 P.M. – 6 P.M. on Sunday, May 10 at Walters Funeral Home. A Private Family Funeral Service will be held with Rev. Adam Hunley officiating. Online condolences for Mrs. Gafford may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Brenda Sue Gafford.