Mary Marshall


Mary Isabell Marshall, 74, a resident of Birchwood, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019, in a Chattanooga healthcare facility. 

She was the daughter of the late Ader Ethel Davis Todd and Cecil Todd. 

She was retired from Tennessee Enamel with many years of service. She was an animal lover, including farm animals and her dogs. She loved the outdoors, including hunting and fishing. Most of all she loved being a grandmother.  She attended the Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 38 years, James P. "J.P." Marshall of Birchwood; her daughters: Arvella Dilbeck and her husband, Marshall, of Birchwood, Kathy Jenkins and her husband, Ted, of Statesville, N.C., and Mary Jane Garner of Dalton, Ga.; her six grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; her sisters: Marie Lambert and Sarah Bates, both of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Chapel, with Rev. Ronnie Ledford officiating. 

Interment will follow in the Sunset Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving as casket bearers. 

The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 

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