Thomas ‘Tommy’ Harrison Cody, 90, of Newport passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019 at his daughter’s home in Greeneville.
He was ordained as deacon at Rankin Missionary Baptist Church in 1958 and had retired from Wood Products.
He was preceded in death by his wife Patsy R. Blazer Cody; daughter Pam Cody Marshall; parents William Arthur Cody and Ruth Whitlock; brothers: Boyce Shelton, John Cody, Clarence Cody, Clayton Cody, Harry Cody, Jeter Cody and Wade Cody; and sister Bea Morefield.
He is survived by his daughter Sharon (Benny) Hensley; son Jeff (Missy) Cody; son-in-law Buck Marshall; grandchildren: Joshua (Lindsay) Hensley, Holly (Charles) Britton, Scott (Christy) Marshall, Dwight (Heather) Marshall, Ray Marshall, and Chuck (Kaycee) Cody; step-grandchildren Malorie (Kevin) Gregg and Andrew Sturgill; twelve great-grandchildren; sister Grace Hill; brother-in-law Jimmy Blazer; and several nieces, nephews, friends, and church family.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Manes Funeral Home.
Funeral Service will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, November, 20, 2019 at Rankin Missionary Baptist Church, with Rev. David Alder and Rev. Randall Frisbee officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements by Manes Funeral Home