Sammie Flanagan

Obituary of Sammie Flanagan

Sammie Lou Cordell Flanagan, age 88, of Dunlap, TN, died Friday, April 20, 2018. She was a life long member of Chapel Hill United Methodist Church but the last 12 years attended Hwy 28 Church of God. She retired from Alexian Brothers after 20 years of service as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Sammie was the daughter of the late William Bryan Cordell and Madge Cain Cordell. She was preceded in death by husband, Paul H. Flanagan; son, Bill Norman; sister, Joyce Cordell; brother, Mark Cordell.

She is survived by children, Chris (Susan) Shockley, Jamie (Todd) Edgar, and Nancy Marcum; two grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; sisters, Billie Sue Cox and Regina (Paul) Mahoney; brothers, Lebron (Aliene) and Johnny (Sharon) Cordell; nieces and nephews; dear friends, Meg Fusco and Lorene Camp.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm CDT in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Heart Association. Arrangements by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap. Family will receive friends Friday 4:00-8:00 p.m. CDT and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. CDT.

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