Rev. Robert E. Lee Cody

Apr. 04, 2013 @ 11:24 PM

Rev. Robert E. Lee Cody, age 88 of Sevierville, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2013. He was a member of Second Baptist Church, where he served as pastor for 26 years. Rev. Cody was an Army Air Corps veteran and served in World War II. He was preceded in death by his parents, William H. and Cleo Cody, and brother, Troy Cody.

He is survived by his wife, Fannie Moore Cody; children, Jim and Marion Cody, Charles and Cathy Cody, JoAnn and Jerry Ferguson, Robert and Vicki Cody; grandchildren, Ryan Rose, Kevin Cody, Janet Suter, Stephanie Pierce, Kelly Phillips, Ashely Cody; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Lucy Johnson, Jama Newman, Dora Fay West, Julia Shults.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Second Baptist Church, Building Fund, 202 Pigeon Street, Sevierville, TN 37862.

The family will receive friends 3-5 p.m. Sunday with funeral service to follow at 5 p.m. in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home. Rev. Pete Lamon and Rev. Clarence Grisham will officiate. Music provided by Rev. Ronnie White. Family and friends will meet 1:30 p.m. Monday in East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, John Sevier Highway, for interment. Military honors provided by American Legion Post #104. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.