JERE WAMBLE Obituary – JULY 18, 1942 – AUG. 22, 2021


Jere Neal Wamble, 79, of Finger passed away Sunday, Aug. 22, 2021 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 25, at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Crook Avenue with Nick Bradford officiating.
Burial followed at Old Friendship Cemetery. The family received friends at Crook Avenue from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Wednesday.
He was born in Chester County, July 18, 1942, son of the late Raymon and Edith Lorene Davidson Wamble. He was a graduate of Chester County High School. He joined the US Navy at age 21 and served four years. Upon his return to Chester County he joined the TN Army National Guard for a few years. He transferred to the TN Air National Guard out of Memphis serving full time until he retired at age 60. In addition to his military service, he was a farmer, had driven a mail truck and was a self-employed truck driver.
He married Ella Mae Jones Hickman on July 20, 1989, and they made their home in Finger.
He was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife; two daughters, Sandra Maple of Finger and Patricia Treece of Humboldt; sister, Mary (Danny) Oliver of Humboldt; four grandchildren, Joseph (Amanda) Fite, Cody Allen Treece, Summer Nicole Maples and Hunter Thomas Maples; and five great-grandchildren, Karson Fite, Kolton Fite, Kylie Jo Fite, Mila Jane Treece and Colton Axell Treece.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, William Hickman, Jr.; and two brothers, Floyd Wamble and Jimmy Lee Wamble.