Dereda S. Trammell Faulkner, age 76, of Speedwell passed away Monday, October 3, 2022.  She was a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church where she played piano and sang.  Preceded in death by parents: Silas and Mary Louise Thurman Trammell, Brother: Silas Trammell and Stanley Grant.

Survived by:

Husband of 58 years Jerry Faulkner

Daughter: Angela Louise Faulkner

Son: Russell Wayne and wife Debbie Faulkner

3 Beautiful Grandchildren: Dana Breanne and husband John Gresens, Casandra Heather and husband Tyler Canterberry, Briar Keegan and wife Ciara Faulkner

Brother: Paul and wife Brenda Trammell

Several nieces and nephews

Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral service to follow in Cross-Smith Chapel, Rev. Andy Parker and Rev. Bobby Bennett officiating.  Family and friends will meet at 10 AM Thursday Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Valley View Cemetery in Elk Valley for 11 AM Interment.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home