Posted on August 4, 2016
June Beatrice Claxton Monger, “Mamaw Bea”, age 85, slipped away to meet her Lord and loved ones Wednesday, August 3, 2016. She was born in Claiborne County. June was a charter member of Solid Rock Baptist Church, which was founded by her and her husband, Corbin Monger. She was loved by all who knew her. June was always ready to help in church work and was a faithful helpmate to her husband, who was a Minister of God. She was always there for her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
June was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Reverend Corbin (Cobb) Monger. The last surviving child of Clyde T. and Mary C. Lynch Claxton; brothers, A.C. Evan, Gale, Swan, and Paul Claxton; grandsons, Mark A. Fersner. She is survived by daughter, Mary Ann Watson and husband, Wayne; son, Allen Monger, both of Knoxville; granddaughter, Angie Fersner Stansberry and husband, Matt; grandsons, Justin Roop and wife, Tiffani, of Chesterfield, Virginia, Scott Monger and wife, Heather, Todd Monger, Kris Monger and wife, Tiffany; great-grandchildren, Chantel Flemming and husband, Dakota, Dakota Monger, Bailey Fersner, Shayla Stansberry, Nathaniel, Samuel and Luke Roop, Alyssa Morrison, Corbin Monger; great-great-grandchildren, Maleah and Carter Sheehan and Ruby June Flemming; a very special friend, Lee Bailey, of Powell, Tennessee; and several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends Friday, August 5th, from 6:00-8:00 p.m., at Berry Highland South on Simpson Rd, with service following at 8:00 p.m., with Rev. Aaron Wheeler and Wayne Watson. Family will meet at Berry Highland South Saturday, August 6th, at 11:00 a.m. for burial. Condolences may be offered at www.berryhighlandsouth.com. – See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/knoxnews/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=180958859#sthash.FniiMfsT.dpuf