Karen Francis (Kay) Berry Bain, age 86, of LaFollette passed away Thursday, January 17, 2019.  Karen was born on March 4, 1932 in Savannah, TN.  She was a devoted and loving mother and was very proud of her family.  Karen loved the holidays and family gatherings; any chance to spend time with her family was important to her.  Throughout her life, she maintained a sweet and simple demeanor that won the trust in hearts of many, who even now are being changed by her constant nurturing love and faith.  She was of the Presbyterian faith and a longtime member of First Presbyterian Church of LaFollette.  Preceded in death by beloved husband of fifty years, James H. Bain; son, Derek Bain; daughter, Melinda Jordan


Children:  Devona Mattie (Gregg)

Stacey Bell (Ed)

Grandchildren: Mitch Bain (Alicia), Libby Denney (John), Melia Jordan (Lance)

John Jordan (Jennifer), Brandi Jordan (Levi) and Regan Bell

Great grandchildren:  Marley, Derek, Parker, Morgen, Liam, Drew, Evey, Austin,

Jacob, Alex, Madison, Kayleigh, Lilli, and Maddie

Daughter-in-law: Evelyn Bain Winstead

Son-in-law: Keaton Jordan

Brother: Bill Berry

Nephews:  Rickey Berry (Kim)

Ronnie Berry (Crystal)

Special friends:  Mary Bunch and Frances Smith

A special thanks from the family to the staff on the third floor of Tennova Health and

Rehab for all of their exceptional care and love

Services 7 PM Saturday Cross-Smith Chapel

Rev. Sam Schaus officiating

Family and friends will meet 9:30 AM Sunday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Woodlawn Cemetery for a 10 AM Interment

Family will receive friends 5 PM to 7 PM Saturday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Condolences may be given online at http://www.cross-smithfuneralhome.com/

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home