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Obituary for Minnie Gaw (Lafever)

Minnie Gaw (Lafever)
Minnie A. Gaw, age 90 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life Saturday, February 24, 2018, at home in Cookeville.

She was born Friday, May 27, 1927 and raised in the 8th District of Cookeville, Tennessee to the late Jesse and Elvira Lafever.

She was a loving Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. She enjoyed cooking, reading, and cared for children most of her life, and all the children loved her. She was a member of Knights Chapel Church.

Ms. Gaw is survived by:

1 Daughter:
Kathy Phillips Harvey of Cookeville, TN

1 Son and Daughter-in-law:
Jim and Phyllis Gaw of Cookeville, TN

4 Grandchildren:
Lori Gaw, Rachel Holland, Rhonda Phillips, and Lisa Kelley

7 Great Grandchildren:
Spencer, Parker, Elizabeth, Daniel, Emma, Jase, and Mason

Several Nieces and Nephews

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her Husband: James O. Gaw, 7 Brothers, and 2 Sisters.

Funeral services for Ms. Gaw will be held Tuesday, February 27, 2018 beginning at 1:00 pm at Knights Chapel Church in Cookeville, with Bro. Mike Gillock and Bro. Roger Cooper officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Knights Chapel Church Monday, February, 26, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, and again Tuesday, February 27, from 11:00 am until time of service at 1:00 pm.

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