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Betty Jane Bigger

May 21, 1943 — August 11, 2023


Betty Jane Bigger, age 80 of Knoxville, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 11, 2023.  She was born on May 21, 1943.  She was a beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family.  She is preceded in death by her father, Leonard Bounds; mother, Betty Bounds; husband of 17 years, Frank Bigger and son, Curtis Coile.  She is survived by her son, Victor (Cindy) Coile, daughter, Jennifer Bennett; grandchildren, Phillip Coile, Courtney Trephon, Lacey McReynolds, Shelby Coile, Emilie Douglas, and Erik Conard; great-grandchildren, Lenox Coile, Aly Mathews Coile, Isabelle Coile, Chloe McReynolds, Theo McReynolds, Thaddeus McReynolds, Draven Brown and Charley Coile. Family and friends will meet 9:45 a.m. Monday, August 14, 2023 at Oak Ridge Memorial Park for a 10:00 a.m. graveside service, Pastor Josh Greene officiating.  In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the Pat Summit Foundation, 520 W. Summit Hill Drive Suite 1101 Knoxville, Tn.  37902.  Condolences may be left at

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