She was of the Christian faith and attended Central Church of Christ
She was preceded in death by her husband, Major Eben A. DeArmond; and her parents, B.E. and Blanche Grissom.
She is survived by her sons: John G. DeArmond of Tellico Plains and Dr. Eben A. DeArmond Jr. and his wife, Denise B. DeArmond of Cleveland.
She retired after 20 years as an executive secretary for the regional director of the International Union of Operating Engineers in Chattanooga.
She and her husband enjoyed fishing together in Tellico. In their later years, they travelled collecting and selling antiques and collectible glass.
Visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Fike Funeral Home followed by a graveside service at 1:30 p.m. in Fort Hill Cemetery.
The family suggests that memorials may be made to the Cleveland Family YMCA, 220 Urbane Road N.E., Cleveland, TN, 37312
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the DeArmond family guestbook at www.fikefh.com