Shelia Grimes Rusk, 53, of Savannah, died Wednesday, July 27.
She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of Betty Sue Hollins Blankenship and the late Alfred Junior Grimes.
Ms. Rusk was a member of Souls Harbor Church and the Nixon community.
Services were held on Friday, July 29, at Souls Harbor Church in Savannah with Jason Collins officiating. Burial followed in the Wesley’s Chapel Church Cemetery at Savannah.
In addition to her mother, Betty Sue Blankenship and husband Wally of Flintville, Tenn., she is survived by a brother, Thomas Caroll Grimes of Savannah; and grandmother, Willie Hollins of Fayetteville, Tenn.