Zella Goodman Blalock, 81, of the Marlow community in Anderson County, died Monday, July 30, 2012, in Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Lewis Blalock; a son, Richard Blalock; and her parents, Franklin and Sarah Frazier Goodman.
Survivors include a son, Charles "Chuck" Blalock, Clinton; and three daughters, Sheila Duncan, Knoxville, Sue Woodard, Wilson, N.C., and Bridgett Goins, Harriman.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, in Sharp Funeral Home, Oliver Springs. Funeral service will follow in the chapel, with Ministers E.W. Blair and Larry Gustafson officiating. Burial will at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, at Anderson Memorial Gardens, Clinton.