Bertie Irene Claywell, age 86, of Hendersonville, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2019.
Irene was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great-grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Richard Thaxton and Bryant Claywell; daughter-in-law, Sherry Thaxton; and her grandson, Jeremy Thaxton. She is survived by her daughter, Pamela Thaxton Simpkins (David); son, Wayne Thaxton; grandchildren, Angela Sanders (Cleve), Darrell (Tina) Thaxton, and Brandi Claborn (Shane); great-grandchildren, Adam Sanders, Aaron Sanders, Autumn Sanders, Lacey Claborn, Kaley Claborn, Dalton Thaxton, Kelsey Thaxton; and one great-great granddaughter, Kaisley.
Her family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Friday, February 15, at Austin and Bell Funeral Home, Hendersonville. A Celebration of Life graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Friday, February 15, at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Family and Friends will serve as pallbearers.
You may view the obituary or offer your condolences online at www.austinandbell.com. The family has entrusted services to Austin & Bell Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 104 Sanders Ferry Road, Hendersonville, TN. 615-822-4442.