Susie Belle Nicley, 67, of Washburn, born February 13, 1953, passed away Saturday, February 6, 2021 from Alzheimers at Diversicare of Claiborne. She was preceded in death by husband, Charles “Buster” Nicley; parents, Hue Gene “Hootie” and Ina Graves; sister, Janice Coffey; and an infant brother.
She is survived by daughters, Melissa (Rodney) Melton of Washburn and Amy Setsor and Shane Livesay of Morristown; son, Richard (Dedra) Nicley of Washburn; grandchildren, Allison Byrne, Megan Stalans, Corey Melton and Cameron Setsor; great-grandchildren, Neyland and Melton; step-grandchildren, Brett, Brittany, Blake and Bryan Byrne; step-great-grandchildren, Alex and Jaxson Byrne; sisters, Connie (Buddy) Bailey and Joyce (David) Painter; brothers, Roy (Loretta) Graves and Troy (Sue) Graves; and several nieces and nephews, along with a host of friends. The family would like to express a special thank you to the staffs of Diversicare of Claiborne and Amedisys Hospice.
A funeral service was held Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Cooke-Campbell Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Randy Beeler officiating and music by Rev. Darrell Williams. Interment followed at Liberty Hill Cemetery, Washburn. Pallbearers were Cory Melton, Cameron Setsor, Joey Coffey, Joedan Bailey, David Painter, Brandon Bailey and Joe Bailey. Honorary pallbearers were nephews. The family received friends Monday, February 8, 2021 from 5 until 7 p.m. at Cooke-Campbell Mortuary, Maynardville