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Dorothy Nell Tegethoff

January 7, 1929 — August 20, 2020

Dateline: McKenzie, Tennessee


Graveside services for Dorothy Nell Tegethoff, 90, will be held Friday, August 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery.  Interment will follow the service.  The family will receive friends on Friday at the cemetery just before the service begins.  Mrs. Tegethoff, a homemaker, died Thursday, August 20, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Carroll County in Huntingdon, TN.  She was born on January 7, 1929 in rural Carroll County near McKenzie to Floyd and Flossie Stout Lewis. She was a member of Pilgrims Rest Cumberland Presbyterian Church.  She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James Tegethoff and a great grandson Travis Savage. 


Survivors include two daughters Linda Meek, Judy (Farrell) Hubble, one son Dennis (Jenise) Tegethoff all of McKenzie, and five grandchildren. 


The family asks to please consider memorials may be made to Pilgrims Rest Cemetery,  c/o Richard Pinson, 7220 Hwy 190, McKenzie, TN  38201 .


Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  For more information please call (731) 352-4848 or visit

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Friday, August 21, 2020

Starts at 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pilgrims Rest Cemetery

Pilgrims Rest Rd, TN 38201

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