Ida Mae Miller Gann, age 79, of Jefferson City, passed away at 5:20 a.m. Saturday, June 6 at Ridgeview Terrace Nursing Home in Rutledge following an extended illness.
She was of the Baptist faith. She retired from Aramark Food Services at Carson-Newman University. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Allie Miller; sisters, Dorothy Henry, Edna Bradly and Annavee Henry; brothers, James, Ray and Charles Miller. She is survived by daughters, Sheron Jones of Knoxville, Judy VanBuren of Rutledge; son, Steve (Jessica) Gann of Fair Hope, Alabama; grandchildren, Natalie Pina, Yvette Jones, Bill Jones, Travis Reagan, Justin Reagan, Andy Gann and Braden Gann; great-grandchildren, Jonathan Holmes, Hayley Holmes, Hunter Holmes, Lucas Holmes, Chloe Chavez, Jordan Davis, Jacob Reagan and Gavin Reagan; sister, Barbara Lane of Walland; and several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, June 10 at Mountain View Cemetery for a 1 p.m. graveside service with Rev. Brian Rhodes officiating. Friends may come by and pay their respects Tuesday, June 9 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City. The family would like to thank Ridgeview Terrace Nursing Home staff for the wonderful care and love they showed Ida during her sickness. Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City, in charge of arrangements.