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Laura Jean Sneed



Visitation with the Family:
10:00 on 2018-06-09
Allen Chapel AME, 224 S Maney Ave, Murfreesboro, TN 37130

The Celebration of Life:
11:00 on 2018-06-09
Allen Chapel AME, 224 S Maney Ave, Murfreesboro, TN 37130

The Service of Committal & Interment:
12:00 on 2018-06-09
Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, TN

Laura Jean Sneed was born on February 17, 1936 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. She transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on June 4,2018. She was the daughter of the late Alberta Blackman and Freeland McAdoo. She was married to the late Aaron Sneed. Laura was also preceded in death by her daughter, Trina B. Nance.

She received her education in the Rutherford County School System and was a 1954 graduate of Holloway High School. She was employed for many years with General Electric.

Laura was a faithful member of Allen Chapel A.M.E Church.

She was known as a care giver, who always put people before herself. She was a dedicated mother, grandmother, friend, and was known to all for being honest and outspoken.

Her memories will be cherished by sister, Lillian King; brothers, Edward Shannon (Alma) Blackman and Wayne Blackman; grandchildren, Terri Blackman, Latrise (Bryan) Allen, Todd (Tracy) Harris, all of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Ty (Carliss) Harris of Alpharetta, Georgia, Roshawnda (William) Nelson of Nashville, Tennessee, Shacoria Nelson and Cotey Nelson, both of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; great-grandchildren, Cameron, Christian, Kloey, Tristyn, Jamison, Deshawn, Pierceson, Ty II, Alexandria, Riley, Kayden, Kylie, Karmelo, Chalijah, Miyah and Jhaniah; sisters-in-law, Flora Blackman, Geraldine Blackman and Sharon Orr; brothers-in-law, Lee (Linda) Sneed,
Thomas (Aline) Sneed and James (Daisy) Sneed; nephew, Jefferey Blackman; nieces, Pamela Wade and Rockie Nelson; devoted friend, JoAnn Batts; a host of other loving nieces, nephews, family and friends.

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