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Marie Byrd Currey

May 23, 1923 ~ January 11, 2018 (age 94)
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Marie Byrd Currey,  94, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, January 11, 2018 in a local healthcare center.


A resident of Chattanooga for the past 16 years, Mrs. Currey was a longtime resident of Birmingham, AL.


She was an avid golfer, bridge player and was a member of Terry Walker Country Club in Leeds, AL.


Mrs. Currey was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Currey.


Survivors are her daughter, Sharon (Bill) Whetsell, Loudon, TN;  son, Randy (Patty) Currey, Chattanooga;  4 grandchildren, Doug (Jenny) Whetsell, Ft. Collins, CO., Andy (Amy) Whetsell, Columbus, OH., Robert  Currey, Jacksonville, FL and Ryan (Janice) Currey, Valdosta, GA;  12 great-grandchildren.


Graveside services will be held Wednesday, January 17 at 2:30 pm at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.


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Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.

 Service Information

Graveside Service
January 17, 2018

2:30 PM
Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN

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