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Oneita Willis Underwood

August 11, 1932 ~ June 21, 2020 (age 87)


Oneita Willis Underwood, 87, of Newbern, Tennessee died on Sunday, June 21, 2020, at her residence in Newbern, Tennessee.

Born Thursday, August 11, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Willis and the late Evelyn Barker Willis. Mrs. Underwood was a retired insurance agent for United Family Life and member of Glendale Church of Christ.

Graveside services for Mrs. Underwood will be held 2:00 PM on Wednesday, June 24,2020 at Zion Cemetery in Elbridge, Tennessee. Officiating this service will be Bro. Serge Shoemaker. Friends are asked to gather at the cemetery.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband of seventy years, Huston Underwood of Newbern, Tennessee; one son, Mike Underwood (Deborah) of Newbern, Tennessee; one daughter, Darlene Lambert (Calvin) of Newbern, Tennessee; one brother, Harold Willis (Betty) of Newbern, Tennessee; two sisters, Mary Newell of Newbern, Tennessee and Shirley Walker of Newbern, Tennessee; four grandchildren, Paige Underwood (Melinda), Carissa Malatesta (Mark), Bethany Thornton (Justin) and Logan Lambert and six great-grandchildren, Brianna Klutts, Morgan Klutts, Jeremy Underwood, Jake Underwood, Sydney Thornton and Amelia Thornton.

Honoring Mrs. Underwood as pallbearers will be Logan Lambert, Morgan Klutts, Paige Underwood, Mark Malatesta, Glen Ashley and Paul Roberson.

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Graveside Service
June 24, 2020

2:00 PM
Zion Cemetery, Elbridge, Tennessee

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