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Fritzy Cornelius

February 6, 1949 — June 2, 2024

New Tazewell, TN

Fritzy Cornelius, age 74, of New Tazewell, TN, entered her Heavenly home on Sunday, June 2, 2024. She was born on February 6, 1949, in Pineville, KY to the late Houston and Ruth Thompson. 

Fritzy retired from Middlesboro ARH Hospital after working for many years in the housekeeping department. 

Left to cherish Fritzy’s memory are her sons, Tim Cornelius, and Wayne (Karen) Cornelius; grandchildren, Tyler (Sarah) Cornelius, Joshua Cornelius, and Noah Cornelius; great-granddaughter, Elleri Kate Cornelius; sister, Sissy Hoskins; and brother, Robert Thompson as well as a host of nieces, nephews, and other family. 

As per Fritzy’s request, all services will be private. 

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All arrangements for Fritzy Cornelius are under the care of Cawood Funeral Home, Middlesboro, KY.

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