Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN


March 21, 2013

Ella Jane Proffitt

CROSSVILLE — Dec. 31, 1944—March 18, 2013

Ella Jane Proffitt, 68, of Crossville, passed away March 18, 2013, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.  The family received friends Thursday, March 21, at Evans Mortuary, from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services followed at 8 p.m., with the Rev. Hascue Carter officiating. Interment and burial will be held today, March 22, at 11 a.m. in the Daysville Cemetery in Cumberland County.

Ms. Proffitt was born in Daysville, TN, Dec. 31, 1944, to John Walter and Lue Elcy Price Proffitt.  She retired from the city of Crossville in payroll as tax administrator and was a member of Daysville Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Elcy Proffitt; brother, Houston Walter Proffitt; sister, Esther Brown; infant sister; and twin brother and sister.

Survivors include her daughter, Amy Beth Freeman of Crossville; grandchildren, Jacquelyn Elise Freeman and Lauren Elizabeth Freeman; brother, Milburn E. Proffitt and wife, Sandra of Rockwood; sister, Mary Belle Smith and husband, Homer of Rockwood; brother-in-law, Noble Brown of Rockwood; and nieces and nephews, Susan Wells, Nancy Spurling, Paul Proffitt and Sonya Hupko.

Condolences can be expressed Also, for up-to-date information, contact the 24-hr. Obituary Line (865)354-4671.

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