Pallbearers were Bill Clark, Lee Anderson, Preacher Anderson, Kevin Wilder, Charles Tallent and Bill Painter.
Mrs. Painter passed away Wednesday afternoon, July 2, 2008 at the Macon County General Hospital in Lafayette, Tenn.
Velma was born May 31, 1920 in Macon County, Tenn., the daughter of the late Joe C. and Gertrude Carter Wilder. She married James Barton Painter, who preceded her in death on June 18, 1984. In addition to her husband and parents she was also preceded in death by her sisters, Sally Tallent and Louise Wood, and brothers, Delbert, Buck, J.B. and Tony Wilder. She was a homemaker and a member of the Red Boiling Springs Church of Christ.
Survivors include: son & daughter-in-law; David & Barbara Painter, granddaughters; Rachel, Meredith and Mackenzie Painter all of Red Boiling Springs, Tenn.