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MELISSA LYNETTE TAYLOR
Melissa Lynnette Taylor, 43, Caryville, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at her residence.

She was a loving mother to her daughter and “Mimi” to her granddaughters, which she adored with all her heart. She spent every waking minute thinking of them.

She worked at C&C Medical Center for 11 years. She also loved working with her hands on crafts and reading.

She was preceded in death by: Grandparents, Chester and Mauriece Stooksbury and Mozelle and Clarence Conyer, whom she loved very much.

She is survived by: Daughter, Amber Hooks; granddaughters, Reece and Addy Hooks; loving mother and stepfather, Judy and Tim Ballew; sister, Suzie Ellis, and brother, Brian Scarbrough, all of Clinton; special loved ones, who captured her heart, Dobie Scarbrough, Rosa Manning and Dale Taylor, who all loved her dearly; a host of aunts, uncles, and other family members who will miss her greatly.

Her wishes were that she be cremated and laid to rest at the feet of her grandmother with no services.

The family would like to thank everyone for the love and support in this time of sorrow. Your prayers are greatly appreciated.

Holley Gamble Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


JAMES ‘JIM’ HALL
James “Jim” Hall, 64, Powell, died Jan. 23, 2010, at his residence.

He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Clinton. He was a captain of the Anderson County Rescue Squad for 11 years and served a total of 30 years with the Rescue Squad.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, George and Dessie Hall; infant brother, George Hall; sister, Shirley Taylor.

Survivors: Sons, Steve Curtis Hall and wife Cheryl of Clinton, James Troy Hall of Clinton; daughter, Terri Lynn Jones of Clinton; brothers, Ronnie Troy Hall and wife Lelia of Clinton; sisters, Martha Lou Scarbrough and husband Ray of Clinton, Lana Flo Kelly and husband Tom of Clinton, Loretta Sue Beets and husband J.D. of Clinton.

He also leaves behind four grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

At Jim’s request all services will be private.

Jones Mortuary is in charge of all arrangements.


CHARLES MELHORN
Charles Melhorn, 88, Coalfield, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

Mr. Melhorn was born Sept. 21, 1921, in Coalfield.

He lived in the Coalfield community all of his life.

He was an active member and deacon of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. He was a United States Army Veteran who served his country in World War II. He worked at both the K-25 and Y-12 plants in heating and air conditioning until his retirement in 1983.

He was a member of the Black Diamond Masonic Lodge # 624 F & AM, a 32nd degree Master Mason, a member of the Scottish Rite, and a member of the Order of Eastern Star Sunrise Chapter # 364, where he formerly served as Worthy Patron.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Benjiman O. Melhorn and Vesta Jones Melhorn; daughter-in-law, Patsy Melhorn; brothers, Clay, Herman, Elijah, Edward, Robert, Clyde and Rudolph Melhorn; sister, Anna.

He is survived by: Wife of 66 years, Georgia Jackson Melhorn of Coalfield; son, Randel Melhorn; grandchildren, Lee Ann Denny and husband Matthew, and Chris Poole and wife Mary Jane, all of Houston, Texas; sister, Elnora Lawson and husband Jerry of Petros; brothers, Otto Melhorn and Ralph Melhorn and wife Yvonne, all of Wartburg; a host of nieces, nephews, extended family members and special friends.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor James Foster officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at Estes Cemetery in Coalfield.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com


WILLIAM ‘BILL’ LANDRUM
William “Bill” Landrum, 81, Clinton, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Cumberland Village Care and Rehab Center of LaFollette.

He was born May 28, 1928, in Anderson County to the late Charles and Linda Hewitt Landrum.

He was a member of the Clinch River Baptist Church for 51 years. He was the owner of Landrum’s Market for 10 years. He enjoyed gardening, mowing and spending time with family and friends, whom he loved dearly.

He was preceded in death by: Parents; brothers, Irby and Warren Landrum; sisters, Georgia Landrum Spitzer, Lola Mae Martin and an infant sister.

Survivors: Wife, Nancy Landrum of Clinton; son, David Landrum and Darla of Clinton; daughter, Linda Hall of Clinton; grand-daughters, Stacey Fraker and husband C.W. of Norris, Amanda Sharp and husband Josh of Lake City, Laura McNabb and husband Scott of Chattanooga; great-grand-daughter, Madison Fraker of Norris; several nieces, nephews and many friends.

Vistation will be from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service will be at 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Keith Tillman and the Rev. Tom Byrge officiating.

Family and friends will meet at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Hatmaker Funeral Home to go in procession to Clinch River Cemetery in Lake City for a noon interment.

Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, is in charge of arrangements.


JOHNNIE LEE ARTHUR BADIA
Johnnie Lee Arthur Badia, 71, Claxton, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at her home.

She was a member of Black Oak Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother, teacher, friend and honorary doctor to her family. She was an avid football fan.

She was preceded in death by: Granddaughter, Amanda Badia; parents, John and Edna Arthur; brothers, Elmer and Edsel Arthur; sister, Josephine Scarlet.

Survivors: Daughter, Edna Beth and Kent LaMotte and their sons, Clay, Grant and Luke of Claxton; son, Romon and Pam Badia and daughters, Lisa and Jamie Lee of Michigan; brothers and sisters, Mary Dean Farmer and family, Arvil Arthur and family, John L. "Lefty" Arthur and family, Mack Arthur; a host of other relatives and friends.

Special thanks to Dr. Thaker who cared for our mother with great love and tenderness and was a great friend to her. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of arrangements.


JACKIE PHILLIPS
Mr. Jackie Phillips, 57, Wartburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born June 12, 1952, in the Stainville Community of Anderson County in New River.

He lived in Coalfield for seven years before his move to Wartburg two years ago.

He was a correctional officer for 25 years at the Morgan County Regional Correctional Facility and a member of the New Pilot Baptist Church. He was an University of Tennessee football fan and enjoyed playing the guitar.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Moses Ide Phillips and Janice Phillips; brothers, Moses Phillips Jr., and Don Phillips.

Survivors: Children, Sabra Beauchamp and husband Alan of Oak Ridge, Missy Bunch and husband Austin of Coalfield, Timothy Jake Phillips of Wartburg, and Jeressika "Jesse" Phillips of Wartburg; brother, Denny Ray Phillips and wife Charlotte of Devonia.; grandchildren, Andrew Bunch and Logan Bunch of Coalfield and Caleb Woodfin of Oak Ridge; together with many nieces, nephews and very special friends.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastors Murl Phillips and Jimmy Lindsay officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at the Phillips Cemetery in Devonia.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com


JACKIE HINDS
JACKIE HINDS

Jan. 25, 2010

Jackie Hinds, 71, Powell, died Monday Jan. 25, 2010, at his residence.

He was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Dossey and Florence Hinds; son, Roger Hinds.

Survivors: Wife, Margaret Hinds of Powell; sons, John, Danny, George and Earnest Hinds; step-son, Stanley Garner and wife Edwina of Vonore; step-daughters, Sharon Lord and husband Bobby of Maynardville, Connie Shelton and husband Terry of Knoxville, Linda Scott and husband Billy of Corrington, Angelia Kerr of Lake City.

He also leaves behind 11 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

At Jackie’s request all services will be private.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.


HOUSTON HOOKS
Houston Hooks, 80, Lake City, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born July 20, 1929, to the late Virgil and Mazzie Hooks.

He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by: Parents; wife, Valetta Hooks; great-grandson, Nicholas Miller.

He is survived by: Son, William Hooks of Caryville; daughters, Judith Goins and husband Steve of Lafollette, Spring Satterfield and husband William of Forrest Park, Ga., Tracy Harris and husband Neil of Powell, Valetta Gail Miller and husband Nathan of Knoxville; brother, John Hooks and wife Rosalee of Lake City; sister, Diane Elkins and husband George of Indiana; grandchildren, Jessica and Jennifer Hooks, Andrew, Rebecca, and Tyler Satterfiel; great-grandchildren, Natalie and Conner Miller; special friend, Lonnie Dison of Lake City.

The family will plan a memorial service at a later date.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City is in charge of all arrangements.


BARBARA J. WALKER
Barbara J. Walker, 76, a resident of Coalfield, died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at St. Mary's Hospice in Knoxville.

She was born on Jan. 3, 1934, in Coalfield.

She loved Morgan County and lived in Coalfield all of her life.

She was a well-known and respected retired teacher in Coalfield where she taught at the Coalfield Elementary School for 30 years. She enjoyed fond memories of her students, fellow teachers, administrators and all she was associated with as a teacher. She was always excited to learn of the achievements of a former student.

She was an active member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church where she attended Grace Sunday school class. She always enjoyed the fellowship of her church, former teachers, friends and fellow Coalfield residents.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Raymond Walls and Beatrice Jackson Walls; husband, Charles Walker.

Survivors: Sons, David Walker of Columbia, S.C., and Todd Walker and his wife Patti, whom Mrs. Walker considered as a daughter, of Coalfield; grandchildren, Jonathan "Jay" Walker and wife Terri of Oak Ridge, Christine Walker of Coalfield, Andrew "Drew" Walker of Coalfield and Sarah Walker of Oak Ridge; brother-in-law, Douglas Walker and his wife Martha of Evans, Ga.; sister-in-law, Pat Jenkins and her husband Jerry of Anderson, S.C.; special cousin, Mary Jo Wilson of Wartburg; niece, Maria Moody of Evans, Ga.; nephews; Alan Mynatt of Atlanta, Ga., Dean Mynatt of Anderson, S.C., and Jimmy Walker of South Carolina; and many very special friends.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastors James Foster and Mack Smith officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Estes Cemetery in Coalfield.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com


ESTEL EUGENE ‘GENE’ DUNCAN
Estel Eugene "Gene" Duncan, 64, Andersonville, died Jan. 26, 2010.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Elmer and Alene Smithers Duncan; sister, Neva Anderson; and grandchildren, Johnathon Coapman and Abigail Duncan.

Survivors: Son, Johnny Duncan and wife Amanda; daughters, Arlene Kitts and husband Mitchell, Darlene Norris and husband Darrel, Patricia Johnson and husband Lonnie; grandchildren, Chris and Sammy Kitts, Leslie Coapman, Madison and Kyleigh Duncan and Larry Johnson; sisters, Jeraldine Hawkins and husband Elmer, Judith Birch, Jane Bull and husband Dean, Ella Kelly and husband Steve, Pat Kibler and husband Dewight; brother, Michael Shelton and wife Jody; many uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces and cousins.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton with funeral service following at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Carlie Duncan and the Rev. Harley Duncan officiating.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Duncan Cemetery in Scott County.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of the arrangements.


DR. HARRY LEONARD YAKEL JR.
Dr. Harry Leonard Yakel Jr., 80, Clinton, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Baptist Hospital West.

He was born July 24, 1929 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of Harry Leonard Yakel Sr., and Gertrude Daub Yakel.

He attended elementary and high school in Brooklyn, N.Y., and graduated from Polytechnic Institute of New York University. He received his doctorate in chemistry from the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, Calif., followed by a post doctoral appointment, also at CIT.

While there, he worked with Linus Pauling during the famous race to understand the structure of DNA. Following his postdoctoral position at CIT, he moved to Oak Ridge where he joined the Metallurgy Division of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in 1953. His job description was “metallurgist,” although everyone who knew him recognized him as a gifted crystallographer. He retired from Oak Ridge National Laboratory in 1985.

He was an active member of Faith Lutheran Church in Oak Ridge, where he was an Elder. He also served as a volunteer once a month at the Knox Area Rescue Ministries.

He is survived by: Wife, Lillian Faye Yakel, with whom he would have celebrated their 13th wedding anniversary on July 6, 2010.

He is also survived by: Stepson, Tom Roseberry and wife Tanya of Clinton; special cousins, Marilyn Lindblad and husband Ted of Pine Knolls Shores, N.C., William Poit and wife Judy of Binghamton, N.Y., Barbara Poit and late husband Robert Poit of Binghamton, N.Y., ane Colesard and husband Richard of Ft. Myers, Fla., Adele Knoop and late husband Cyrus of Hilton Head, S.C., And Helen Hayes of Johnson City; other special family, Carol Weaver and children Ashley and Aaron Hughes and grandson, Braden Hughes of Knoxville, Aaron Weaver and Ann Bryant of Clinton, James Powers and daughter Jordan of Oak Ridge, Chester Powers and late wife, Lorraine Powers of Oak Ridge, Renee and Tracy Porier of Nashville and Susan and Jerry Poe of Clinton.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to Dr. Daniel Lenoir of the Family Clinic of Oak Ridge for his care and compassion.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 – 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Faith Lutheran Church.

The funeral is at 2 p.m. with Rev. William Wagner and the Rev. James Evers officiating.

Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park.

Serving as pallbearers are Tom Roseberry, James Powers, Aaron Weaver, Aaron Hughes, Alan Beddingfield and Bill Johnson. Honorary pallbearers are Chester Powers, Dewey Parton, Theodore Lindblad, Robert C. Fox, James Kolb and Ralph Aurin Jr.

The family asks that any memorials be in the form of contributions to Faith Lutheran Church of Oak Ridge or the Knox Area Rescue Mission of Knoxville.

Weatherford Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

An on-line guest book can be signed at www.weatherfordmortuary.com.


MARGIE LEE LEINART
Margie Lee Leinart, 75, of the Medford Community, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She enjoyed passing her time camping, fishing, playing horseshoes, and learning to quilt. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Briceville where she enjoyed singing in the choir and teaching Bible school. She will be remembered by her family and friends for her loving ways and sense of humor.

She is preceded in death by: Husband, Paul C. Leinart; parents, Lidge and Gladys Daugherty; brothers, Ovie, Dan (Boone) and Johnnie Daugherty; sister, Imogene Wilson; grandson, Austin Trammell.

She is survived by: Sons, Tim Leinart of Medford, whom she made her home with, Paul T. Leinart and wife Sharon of Lake City; daughters, Mable Spears and husband Steve of Clinton, Lois Marie Smith of Lake City; sisters, Shelby Harness and husband Marvin of Georgia, Nancy Mitchell and husband Lloyd of Oliver Springs, Patsy Corder and husband Steve of Cherry Bottom; granddaughters, Shasta Hubbs and Joe of Knoxville, Kristen Tackett of Clear Branch; grandsons, Jason Leinart of Lake City, Paul Spears of Knoxville, Steven Spears of Clinton; great-grandchildren, Zach and Kendall Hubbs of Knoxville; best friends, Kitty Lindsey and family of Lake City, Louise Hooks of Dutch Valley, Eva Vowell of Briceville, Dick and Selma Wells of Lake City, Ray and Fay Justice of Medford, Jim and Ann of Medford; best fishing buddy, Josh Leinart of Clear Branch; best arguing buddy, Jeremiah Leinart of Clear Branch

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City with the funeral service to follow at 8 p.m. with the Rev.Tim Russell and the Rev.Tom Byrge officiating.

Family and friends will meet at the funeral home Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, and go in funeral procession to the Sulpher Spring Cenetery in Dutch Valley for an 11 a.m. graveside service.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City in charge of all arrangements.


ADA R. EDWARDS
Ada R. Edwards, 97, Coalfield, and formerly of the Blair Community in Roane County, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010 at her home.

She was born June 2, 1912, in Coalfield.

She was a member of New Fairview Baptist Church.

She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Before her retirement she worked for 33 years at Burlington Hosiery Mill and Roane Hosiery.

She was preceded in death b: Husband, Lawrence Edwards; parents, Roscoe and Minnie Coker Reynolds; sons, Floyd and Billy Lee Edwards; daughter, Glenda Sue Edwards; son-in-law, Harvie Mayton; granddaughter, Evelyn Lucille Edwards; grandson, James Rodney Edwards; sisters, Lucille Cox, Nadine Jewett and Ermalee Cromwell; brothers, Floyd, Bill, Joe, Earl and Tollie Reynolds.

Survivors: Daughter, Novella Mayton of Harriman; son, Albert Edwards and wife, Mossie, of Coalfield; grandchildren, Shawn Mayton and wife Coreena of Harriman, Jimmy Edwards and wife Reganne of Coalfield, Billy Edwards Jr. and wife Sophia of Harriman, Teresa Brown and husband Glenn of Nashville, Joey Edwards and companion Christina of Lenoir City, Brian Edwards of Knoxville and Harold Davenport of Harriman; great-grandchildren, Dustin Mayton, Morgan, Kage and Daylee Edwards, Samatha Petty, Casey Mustang, Brittany Brown, Chris Edwards and Shawna Edwards; great-great-grandchild, Courtney Cress; great-great-great-grandchildren, Silas and Cameron Cress; sisters, Ovaline Galbreath of Oak Ridge and Margaret Gann of Coalfield; daughter-in-law, Linda Edwards of Oliver Springs; former daughters-in-law, Neva Butler of Indiana and Joyce Carden of Rockwood.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral followed at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastors Don Pride and John Edwards officiating.

Burial and graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Dyllis Cemetery.

Sharp Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com


CHRISTINE ‘CHRISTY’ NOE
Christine “Christy” Noe, 32, Lake City, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Knoxville.

She was born Feb. 9, 1977, in Anderson County.

She loved spending time with her son and talking about the Bible. She attended Pine Hill Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by: Father, Harold Seiber; brother, Daniel Seiber; niece, Ashley Nicole Jones; grandparents, Lucille and Robert Ruppert and Albert and Rosa Lee Seiber; aunts, Betty Sue and Millie Jane Seiber.

Survivors: Son, Andrew Noe of Lake City; mother, Patricia Seiber of Lake City; brothers, John Seiber of Lake City, David Seiber of Lake City; sister and brother-in-law, Cathy and Bo Phillips of Lake City; sister, Kim Jones of Caryville; brother and sister-in-law, Nick and Donna Walker of Lake City; uncles and aunts, Bain and Ellen Seiber of Lake City, Danny and Trish Seiber of Knoxville, Gary and Ludie Knutson of Rockford, Ill., Bonnie Vowell of Lake City; a host of other family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Pine Hill Baptist Church.

Funeral service will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Pine Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Lynn Mowery officiating.

Interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Beech Grove Cemetery in Lake City.

Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, is in charge of arrangements.


GARY THOMAS MUSE
Gary Thomas Muse, 35, LaFollette, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at his home.

He enjoyed sports and was an avid University of Tennessee fan.

He is preceded in death by: Father, Ernest R.L. Muse; brothers, Michael, Finton, and Roger Muse.

Survived by: Mother, Robbie Sue Muse; sisters, Vickie Conner, Cissy McGhee, Tracy Fernandez; brothers, Bobby Muse, Stevie Muse, Terry Muse, Robert Muse, Travis Sweat; son, Otis Hill; step-son, Shawn Marcum; several nieces and nephews and a host of special friends and family.

The family received friends from noon – 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City.

A graveside service followed at Peabody Cemetery with the Rev. Randy Comer officiating.

Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City was in charge of all arrangements.


GREGORY ALLEN KEBERT
Gregory Allen Kebert, 57, Maryville, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at his home in Maryville.

He was a member of the Calvary Chapel of Knoxville. He enjoyed coaching Upward Basketball and Baseball and spending time with his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by: Mother by only several hours — she also passed away on Jan. 21, 2010, in Springfield, Mo.

He is survived by:

Wife, Sharon K. Kebert of Maryville; sons, Jeffrey Andrew Kebert and wife Emily of Columbia, Mo., Joshua Allen Kebert of Nashville; step-daughter, Anndina Marie Effler and husband Timmy of Clinton; father, Henry Allen Kebert of Springfield, Mo.; sister, Rebecca Marie Pigg and husband Cecil of Springfield, Mo.; grandchildren, Christian, Austin, Chloe, and Vivian Kebert, MacKenzie Effler; nephew, Chris Pigg and wife Sarah of Springfield, Mo.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Sulpher Springs Cemetery in Dutch Valley with the Pastor Mark Kirk officiating.

A memorial service will also be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at Calvary Chapel of Knoxville.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations be made to the Calvary Chapel of Knoxville in memory of Gregory Allen Kebert, 2864 Alcoa Hwy, Knoxville, Tenn, 37920.

Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City is in charge of all arrangements.


OLLIE NAOMI HUMPHREY ELLIOTT
Ollie Naomi Humphrey Elliott, 84, died Jan. 23, 2010, at her residence.

She was born Dec. 6, 1925.

She professed faith in Christ at an early age. She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church.

Preceded in death by: Parents, Moss and Rittie Humphrey; husband, Richard E. Elliott Sr.; brother, Dorsie Humphrey; sisters, Alene Humphrey, Pauline Irick and Dixie Ridenour.

Survivors: Daughters, Linda and husband Junior Prewitt of Kentucky, Charlotte Evans of Oak Ridge; sons, Richard and wife Tammy Elliott of Powell, Garry and wife Anita Elliott of Strawberry Plains, Michael and wife Missy Elliott of Heiskell, Jeffrey and wife Shelia Elliott of Blaine; grandchildren, David Prewitt, Pam Rhea, Kassie and Matthew Elliott, Amanda and Brent Elliott, Kevin Elliott, Jeremiah and Joshua Elliott; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Patrick Rhea, B.J. and Noah Elliott; brothers, Samuel and wife Ruth Humphrey of Heiskell; Calvin and wife Wilma Humphrey of Heiskell; sisters, Eleanor Enlow of Heiskell, Virginia Sharp of Halls, Mary Kate and husband Harry Ballard of Knoxville, Annette and husband Kuble Anderson of Moncks Corner, S.C.; several nieces and nephews; special friends, Minnie Moody, Dorothy Cooper and Charlie Yarnell.

She wanted to thank Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center for taking care of her many times. Also thank you to her physician, Dr. James Rivers and his wonderful nurse Debbie Greer, who were very supportive throughout her illness. A special thank you for her caregiver, Judy Key. Thanks for her wonderful family for always being there for her.

Family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, with the funeral service following at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Charlie Tindell and the Rev. Steve Foster officiating in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home.

Graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Andersonville.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of arrangements.


HELEN WARWICK
Helen Warwick, 86, Clinton, born in Union Co. in 1923, died Jan. 22, 2010, at Ft. Sanders Regional Hospital.

She was a member of Bryams Fork Baptist Church. Before retiring she was employed at Knox Manufacturing Co.

She is preceded in death by: Husband, Leonard Warwick; parents, Lexa and Martha Tudor; brothers, Johnnie and Jerry Tudor; sister, Sarah Lee Tudor; brothers-in-law, Truman Martin and Maford Ogle; sister-in-law, Mildred Tudor.

Survivors: Brothers, Hobert and wife Erma Tudor, Herbert and wife Edna Tudor, J.C. and wife Fontilla Tudor; sisters, Turla Ogle, Mary Lynn Martin, Marjorie and husband Carl Fraker; sister-in-law, Ruby Sproles; several nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to Dr. Richard Rose and the Doctors and Nurses at Ft. Sanders Regional Hospital.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, with the funeral service following at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Lonnie Dison and the Rev. Bernie Hutchison officiating in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home.

Graveside service were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Hutchison Cemetery.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton was in charge of arrangements.


RUBY POWERS COX
Ruby Powers Cox, 64, Lake City, died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at her home.

She was born Nov. 2, 1945, in Anderson County to the late Caleb and Minnie Foust Powers.

She loved spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoyed working with her flowers and loved long drives in the mountains.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by: Brothers, Glen Buddy Powers and Basil Powers; sisters, Anna May Carroll and Dorothy Jean Daugherty; grandson, Kenneth Allen Rhea.

Survivors: Husband, Ray F. Cox; son, Randy Cox; daughters, Tammy Rhea and husband Alan, Alice Brown and husband Eugene, Missy Cox and Randall Daugherty, Nicole Cox and Dennis Hillard; grandchildren, Dustin and Tiffany Brown, Michelle Brown, Rachel Patterson, Alicia Brown, Jody and Darwin Amaya, Ashley Cox and Tony York, Randy Ray Cox Jr., Whitney Cox, Calab Cox, Paige Daugherty, Tamara Daugherty; great-grandchildren, Jasmine Amaya, Ricky Amaya, Brooklyn Brown, Amber Lily and Alyssa Byrge; sisters, Corene Davis and Jimmy of Clinton, Wilma Maupin of Lake City, Ann and Dewey Ezell of Lake City; sister-in-law, Pat Powers of Lake City; several nieces and nephews and many friends.

Visitation was held from 5 – 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Larry Thorton officiating.

Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, was in charge of arrangements.



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