Faye Schrader age 78 of Puryear, went home to be with Jesus on Friday, February 7, 2020, at her residence surrounded by her family.
Faye was a member of Puryear Baptist Church where she was a nursery attendant for many years. Being a lover of children, Faye graciously opened her home to several children down through the years with her in-home daycare. To this day many of those children, now adults, still call her “Nan”. She was homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family.
She married Gene Schrader June 24, 1959, who survives of Puryear.
Born February 18, 1941, in Bruceton, Faye was the daughter of the late Ben Howard Pinkston and the late Elah Webb Pinkston Cotham.
Along with her husband, survivors include her three daughters, Jamie (Joe) Haynes of Murray, Rhonda (Randy) Wright of Lavinia, and Tina (Larry) Brannon of Puryear; a sister, Sandra (Larry) Carter of Paris; five grandchildren, Adriane (Nick) Stokolosa, Eric (Samantha) Underwood, Blake Underwood, Doug Brannon, and Kaitlyn (Frankie) Grande; six great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, and many other family members and friends.
In addition to her parents, Faye was also preceded in death by two sisters, Mildred Normand-Vessey and Bonnie Bowden; and a brother, Ben Rhea Pinkston.
Ridgeway Funeral Home 201 Dunlap St., Paris, TN 38242 will be handling the arrangements. Visitation will be held Monday, February 10, 2020, from 4 to 7 pm, and continue Tuesday, February 11, 2020, after 11 am until the funeral service. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 1 pm in LeDon Chapel of Ridgeway Funeral Home with Mike Rhodes and Chad Kennedy officiating.
Pallbearers for service are Joe Haynes, Randy Wright, Larry Brannon, Dale Southard, Kenny Gallimore, and Tony Brannon. Honorary pallbearers will be Faye’s grandsons and grandsons in law.
Burial will be in the South Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Hazel, KY.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the American Cancer Society PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.