Palmer, Tennessee – Mrs. Violet Marie Lockhart, 89, passed away Monday August 19, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She was born in Palmer, Tennessee on August 28, 1929 to Hobert Garner and Myrtle Scissom Garner who preceded her in death along with her husband, Willie Elder Lockhart; brothers, Herbert (Dorothy) Garner and Floyd Garner; sisters, Etheline (James) Seagroves, Mary (Sonny) Meeks and Juanita Edwards.
She is survived by her sister-in-law, Wanda Garner and several loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Thursday in the funeral home chapel with Minster Matthew Meeks officiating with burial to follow in the Brown’s Chapel Cemetery. Visitaiton: 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM Wednesday at Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, Tennessee. www.laynefuneralhome.com