Mrs. Edith Geneva Brooks Fultz, age 93 of Harrogate, TN, passed away February 15, 2013 at Tri-State Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born June 1, 1919 to Julia Long Brooks and Ben Brooks, SR of Harrogate. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years ,Hubert Fultz; one son-in-law, Clifford Peters and one grandson, Derrick Montgomery and grandson-in-law, Lawrence Lankford. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Ben JR, Cecil and Woodrow Brooks and one sister, Edna Brooks Hensley. She was a member of Shawanee Baptist Church and enjoyed being with her family for events and dinners.
She is survived by seven children: Fred and Karen Fultz, Gail Miracle, Terry Fultz, Linda Fultz, Brenda and Bill Montgomery, Bill and Joyce Fultz, Burnettia Peters, Bennie and Junior Massengill, Mary Jo Slover and David Miracle.
She has 15 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren and a special niece: Shirley Bente and caregiver, Susan Shearer; 2 sisters-in-law: Geneva Lambert Brooks and Bernice Fultz Cook; and a host of extended family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Sunday February 17, 2013 at Coffey Funeral Home in Harrogate. Funeral service to follow at 7:00 p.m. Sunday night in the Coffey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Lawrence Fultz and Rev. John Gibbons officiating: Eulogy by Janet Zachary. Music by Josh Peters. Burial in the Oak Grove Cemetery Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Pallbearers: Andrew Fultz, Chris Fultz, Jason Fettinger, Jerry Myatt, Dan Peters, Kevin Bolton, Matthew Neverstitch , Nick Neverstitch and SSgt. Adam Miracle. Special thanks to everyone at the Tri-State Nursing Home and Healthcare and the Amydesis of Harrogate. Coffey Funeral Home in charge. www.coffey-fh.com