Coffey Funeral Home

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Pauline Earl

October 29, 1927October 22, 2019

Pauline Earl

Speedwell, Tenn. ~ Pauline (Patterson) Earl, 91, passed away Tuesday, October 22, 2019. Born October 29, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Walter Arnold Patterson and Charity Ann Treece. She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Didymus (Ditt) Earl, whom she married on November 4, 1942. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Bobbie L. and David C. Reitz of Port Clinton, Ohio; granddaughter and husband Jennifer and Frederick Cedoz of Alexandria, Virginia; and great-grandchildren Grant and Avery Cedoz. Also preceding her in death were her siblings Lula Evans, Clarence Patterson, Lolas (McNew) Templin, and Mossie Mae West.

She was a member of Red Hill Baptist Church. In addition to being our favorite storyteller, she was a planner, decorator, caterer, and director for numerous weddings, church events, and school activities.

Friends and family are welcome to gather for a graveside service with the Rev. Gary Mundy presiding at Red Hill Baptist Church Cemetery at 11:30 AM on Saturday, October 26, followed by fellowship and lunch in the church hall.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Red Hill Baptist Church Cemetery Fund in care of Jim Welch, 877 Red Hill Circle, Speedwell, TN 37870. Coffey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


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Leona Newsome

October 27, 2019

Dear Bobbie and family, I am very sorry to learn of Pauline’s passing. Conley and I enjoyed visiting with Dit and Pauline they were a wonderful loving couple and now they are together again. All of my love to you and Dave and Jennifer and Fritzie and Grant and Avery.Pauline’ talents and kindness will live on through her loving family. Blessings to each of you, Leona, Mrs. Conley Newsome

Frederick Cedoz

October 26, 2019

Dear Bobbie and family, it was our pleasure to have known Pauline, she was all about family. We will remember the times we met with her and Dit. Their bright light and love will shine on through you and Jennifer and Grant and Avery. With love, Fritz and Connie Cedoz