Tommy Dennis Seagle
Published 2:26 pm Friday, August 28, 2009
SIGNAL MTN., TN AND FRANKLIN, NC Tommy Dennis Seagle, age 60, of Signal Mtn., TN formerly of Franklin, NC passed away Tuesday, August 25 at Signal Mtn. He was a native of Macon County, NC the son of the late Samuel and Katherine Conley Seagle. He was a system analyst for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Tennessee. Dennis was a 1967 graduate of Franklin High School and a 1971 graduate of Western Carolina University. He enjoyed gardening, boating and was an avid snow skier. He never met a stranger and loved everyone. He was a member of Newman Chapel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his son, Darren Shane Seagle and a sister, Shelby Jean Ridgeway.
He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Connie Berry Seagle; mother-in-law, Shirley Berry and the late Herman Berry, sister-in-law, Diane Berry Shavender and her husband, Bill, brother-in-law, Herman Berry Jr &Nancy all of Washington, NC; three sisters, Barbara Pederson and husband Len of Bowie MD, Alice Ditch and the late Jerry Ditch of Otto, NC, Dorothy Monteith and her husband Erskine of Otto, NC; two brothers, Sammy Seagle and his wife, Betty of Otto, NC and Dr. Eddie Dean Seagle of Tifton, GA. Six nieces and nephews, five great nieces and nephews and many friends also survive.
Funeral services will be held Friday, August 28 at 1 p.m. at Newman Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Alton Dendy, Rev. Danny Cannon and Pastor Phillip Jethro officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery. Scott Monteith, Brian Ditch, Brad Seagle, Dan Gray, Tommy Dorough, Bennett Ridgeway and Jim Myer will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends Thursday, August 27 from 6-8 p.m. at Bryant-Grant Funeral Home where the body will remain until placed in the Church thirty minutes prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Newman Chapel Baptist Church, 60 Mulberry Road, Otto, NC 28763 or to the Alligood Church of God, 1891 Mill Hole Road, Washington, NC 27889.
Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be made by visiting www.bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.