Vena D. Webb, age 80, of Franklin, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Crafton Funeral Home where services were held Wednesday, May 22. Burial followed in State Line Cemetery in Sumner County, Tennessee.

She was born May 4, 1939 in Ohio County. She married Robert O. Webb on May 10, 1958 and resided in the Rapids Community in Simpson County for approximately 60 years. She retired from cooking at Simpson Elementary and was an active member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; parents, George and Golda Goodman Burden and three sisters, Lucy Butler, Faye Daugherty and Vera Estes.

Vena is survived by her four sons, Richard, Jackie, George and Paul and their wives. She is also survived by one daughter, Mary Riper and her husband. She was blessed with 14 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.

She is also survived by one brother, Ezra Burden and wife Nellie; and one sister in law, Sylvia (Webb) Brown and husband James; along with several nieces, nephews and friends.

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