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Iris Mona (Braden) Sliger of Clinton

Iris Mona (Braden) Sliger of Clinton, TN passed away at her residence on July 15, 2018. She was born April 7, 1931 in Briceville, Tennessee and was of the Baptist Faith. She was loved by all and was called Mamaw by many that knew her. She was preceded in death by her parents, Green and Ruth Braden; 4 sisters, one brother, one grandson, Justin Sliger; and her lifetime companion Ed Messamore.

She is survived by:

Son………………………            John & wife Diane Sliger

Daughters…………….           Diana Sliger Keaton

                  Melissa Nash-Petree & husband Rick

2 Granddaughters .           Kelli Houser-Evans & husband Phil

                  Autumn Sliger Leese

6 Great Grandchildren…

Brother………………….         Green & wife Betty Braden


The family would like to thank Tennova Hospice nurses, Lisa and Angie for the loving care given to Iris and her family.

The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 pm, Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home. Her funeral services will follow in the chapel with Rev. Donnie Wallace officiating. Iris’s graveside will be 10:00 am, Friday, July 20, 2018 at Sunset Cemetery. Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements. holleygamble.com

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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