Melba Jo Brannon Lambert, age 84, of Jefferson City, TN passed away on October 5, 2019.
She was a native of Winnsboro, SC, and later lived in Siluria, AL, where she graduated from Thompson High School. She was a graduate of Carson-Newman University and East Tennessee State University. While at Carson-Newman she was a cheerleader and studied elementary education. Melba was an educator for over 35 years, a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, and served as president of the Jefferson County Education Association. She was the honored recipient of Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award through Carson-Newman University for her exemplary community service.