Lois Stroud of Mohawk, the McDonald Community, passed away Sunday evening at the age of 89.
Mrs. Stroud retired from Southern Electronics and Magnavox, however, her primary profession was that of caregiver. She was a dedicated caregiver to her husband, mother, mother-in-law, and others.
She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church, where she was on the hospitality committee. Lois was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Survivors include one daughter: Billie Carol Stroud of Knoxville; one son and daughter-in-law: Mike and Cheryl Stroud of Mohawk; grandchildren: Michelle and Derek Jordan, Matthew and Tavia Stroud, Matthew Davis, and Chris Davis; great-grandchildren: Levi and Laci Jordan, Liberty and Emberlyn Stroud; one sister: Frankie Turner; special family friends: Joan Davis and Josh Bean; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband: Roy M. Stroud; son: Donnie Stroud; parents: Ernest and Vallie Moody; two brothers: Harold Moody and Donald “Butch” Moody.
The family will receive friends from 2 – 4 and 5 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 7 o’clock in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. James Williams and the Rev. Travis Henderson officiating.
Family and friends are asked to meet at Fairview Cemetery in Mohawk on Thursday at 11 a.m. for the committal service.
Active pallbearers will be Matthew Stroud, Derek Jordan, Levi Jordan, Matthew Davis, Rocky Byrd, and Donald Coakley. Honorary pallbearers will be Tom Solomon, Marvin Stroud, John Dugger, and Chris Davis.
The family wishes to express their appreciation to her caregivers on the Aspen Wing at Life Care Center of Greeneville.
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