403 Forbidden


nginx
Geraldine Travis

Geraldine Travis

Monday, October 14th, 1929 Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Geraldine Travis, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Geraldine Travis with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Obituary for Geraldine Leone "Gerry" Travis

Geraldine “Gerry” Leone Travis, age 89 of Tennessee Ridge, TN, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Signature Healthcare of Erin.
A celebration of her life will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the chapel of Nave Funeral Home with Faye Winstead officiating. Burial will follow in McIntosh Cemetery.
The Travis family will receive friends on Saturday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., and from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service Sunday afternoon.
Gerry entered this life on October 14, 1929 in Ann Arbor, MI, daughter to the late Frederick and Gladys Ulstead Weiss. Gerry was a beautician by trade. Gerry had a free, creative spirit. She was a unique, special person unlike any other. She enjoyed being outdoors. Fishing, camping, and gardening were among some of the things she enjoyed doing outside. Her hobbies included collecting rocks, bird watching and making crafts from things she found. She liked to travel and attend Home Demonstration Club. She loved being with family and going to church. She loved singing and dancing. She was a true example of love, loyalty, strength, forgiveness and faith. She radiated joy and beauty. Her memory will live on in our hearts as she dances and sings praises to God with the angels. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother to her family, and she will greatly be missed.
In addition to her parents, Gerry was preceded in death by her daughter, Brenda Travis; sister, Evelyn Wilt; brother, Albert Weiss, and grandson, Joshua Sullivan.
Survivors include her husband, Harlan Travis; children, Diane Ogle, Lorrie Travis, Deborah (Gary) Ower; siblings, Ray (Barbara) Weiss, Walter (Eileen) Weiss, and Gloria (Robert) Wenger. Gerry also leaves behind her loving grandchildren, Gary Wayne Owen, Scott (American) Owen, Jill (Phillip) Caldwell, Jared (Amber) Sullivan, Alison Epps, Sarah (Garrett) Parker, Caleb Ogle, Jacob Ogle, Grace (Chase) Lewis, Jennifer (Doug) Oddon, Katie Richardson, and thirty-five great-grandchildren.
Serving as pallbearers will be Gary Wayne Owen, Scott Owen, Jared Sullivan, Caleb Ogle, Jacob Ogle, Hunter Caldwell, Grey Epps, and Micah Richardson.
Arrangements are in the care of Nave Funeral Home, (931) 289-4277, NaveFuneralHomes.com.

To send flowers to the family of Geraldine Leone "Gerry" Travis, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, May 4th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Nave Funeral Home, Erin
    4639 West Main St.
    ERIN, TN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Saturday, May 4th, 2019
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Nave Funeral Home, Erin
    4639 West Main St.
    ERIN, TN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Sunday, May 5th, 2019
    12:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Service

    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Nave Funeral Home, Erin
    4639 West Main St.
    ERIN, TN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Sunday, May 5th, 2019
    2:00pm
  • Interment

    McIntosh Cemetery
    Hurricane Road
    TENNESSEE RIDGE, TN
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Geraldine. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Gestures of Sympathy

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?
Norma, Paul, Amanda, Emma, Isabelle Von Osterheld sent flowers to the family of Geraldine Leone "Gerry" Travis.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Flowers
Norma, Paul, Amanda, Emma, Isabelle Von Osterheld sent flowers to the family of Geraldine Leone "Gerry" Travis.
Hand delivered by a local florist
NO

Norma, Paul, Amanda, Emma, Isabelle Von Osterheld

In loving memory of Aunt Gerry, who taught me how to cook beans at Grandmas house (with Lorrie, my Amanda, Wally, Eilien, Bob and Glo).
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Norma, Paul, Amanda, Emma, Isabelle Von Osterheld purchased flowers for the family of Geraldine Travis.
Comment | Posted at 11:46am via Floral Arrangements
Loading...

Benefits to Ordering Flowers Through Heartfelt Sympathies

Send Beautiful Flower Arrangements

Ordering through us helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship. Through this service, a card with a picture of your selection will be included so you are able to leave a longer message of support to the family with your thoughtful gesture. Also included is a photo of your arrangement and message which will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website.

The Heartfelt Sympathies Difference:
  • Your flower arrangement will be hand-delivered by a local florist.
  • Choose to send to the service, funeral home, or family's home.
  • Your selected arrangement will be archived in this memorial tribute website in perpetuity.

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Honoring A Life: A Thoughtful Gesture with Global Benefits

Memorial Trees by Honoring A Life

When you choose to have a memorial tree planted for your loved one, you are doing more than simply putting a plant in the ground. You are making a long-term commitment to the environment, and implanting the memories of your loved one in our planet for countless years to come. A memorial tree is a unique tribute that provides global benefits like no other gift could.

What You Receive:
  • A memorial tree planted in the area of greatest need, according to the planting schedule of the American Forests Organization and the Canadian Institute of Forestry.
  • A memorial card to be sent to your home or a person of your choosing which demonstrates the gift you have given.
  • Your name and message listed in this online memorial, and on the honoringalife.org website. (See sample memorial)