Neva Lorena Hipshire, 98, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020, at her home in Dayton.

Neva was a longtime resident of Rhea County and a member of Vine Grove United Methodist Church. She was a registered nurse and worked many years at Rhea County Hospital and the Rhea County Health Department.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Franklin Hipshire; parents, Bruce and Grace Dodd Morgan; and brothers, Rev. Wallace Morgan, Barney Morgan and Grady Morgan.

She is survived by two daughters, Janice (Eddie) Morgan, of Evensville, and Libby (Stephan) Morgan, of Dayton; brother, Clayton (Nannette) Morgan, of Alabama; six grandchildren, Brant Jordan, Josh Morgan, Lori Clift, Sharla Clark, Jeff Morgan and Justin Morgan; 14 great-grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home with Rev. Clyde Fitzgerald officiating. Interment will follow at Rhea Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, from 3 to 7 pm.

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Arrangements are by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton.