Lenoir City mayor’s wife dies from cancer

(Photo: Brenda Aiken's Facebook)

NASHVILLE (WATE) – The wife of Lenoir City Mayor Tony R. Aikens died Monday morning.

A spokesperson stated First Lady Brenda Aikens died at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.

Aikens was battling a four-year fight with Leukemia, according to the spokesperson. Family were at Aikens side Monday.

(Photo: City of Lenior City)
Mayor Aikens (Photo: City of Lenoir City)

There will be a receiving line for friends from 4 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Wednesday night at Highland Park Baptist Church. The funeral will follow. On Thursday, there will be a graveside service.

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