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MARY THOMAS
Mary Thomas, 72, Oak Ridge, passed away Thursday, March 24, 2011. at Mercy Medical Center in Knoxville.

The family will announce dates and times for memorial services at a later date.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.


WILMA SMITH
Wilma Smith, 75, Clinton, passed away March 27, 2011, at her home.

She was a member of Norris Religious Fellowship. She retired from Knox County Health Department as a pharmacist.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Bob and Winnie Miller; sisters, Josephine Burns and Emma Lee Self.

Survivors: Children, Mickey Viles and boyfriend Calvin Moretz of Clinton, Kristy J. Gabriel and husband Dean of Atlanta, Ga., Happy Richards and husband Wes of Clinton, Marty Schroeder and wife Marga of Ohio; grandchildren, Morgan T. Viles and Casey H. Viles, Savannah N. Gabriel and Katie C. Gabriel, Blake W. Newton, Jade M. Richards and Alli M. Richards; sisters, Lillie Vann of Harriman, Wanda Miller of Harriman, Janie Miller of Clinton, Marie Godfrey of Virginia Beach, Va.; brother, Rusty Miller and wife Goldie of Oakdale; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to Norris Religious Fellowship, P. O. Box 267, Norris, Tenn., 37828.

A memorial service was held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at Norris Religious Fellowship in Norris with the Rev. Keith Haverkamp officiating.

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


REBECCA McGONAGLE
Rebecca McGonagle, 59, Powell, passed away Thursday, March 31, 2011, at St. Mary’s Hospice in Halls.

She was a member of the Jehovah Witness.

Rebecca’s family and friends will gather at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3, 2011, for a graveside service at the Glen Foust Cemetery in Lake City.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN is in charge of all arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.jonesmortuaryllc.com


ROY VINCENT MARLOWE JR.
Roy Vincent Marlowe Jr., 53, Coalfield, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born April 9, 1957, in LaFollette.

He was a lifelong resident of this area.

Before his disability he worked construction.

He was preceded in death by: Mother, Winnie Marlowe; brothers, William Bryan Marlowe and George Vann Marlowe; nephew, James Vincent Garner.

He is survived by: Daughter, Stephanie Brown and husband Josh of Harriman; grandchildren, Gage, Jackson and Grayson Brown; father, Roy V. Marlowe Sr. of Coalfield; companion, Tammy Oran of Oak Ridge; step-sons, Joe and Nathaniel Oran; sisters, Nancy Parker of Coalfield and Louise Woods and husband Billy of Coalfield; brothers, James Stephen Marlowe and wife Sheila of Oliver Springs, Rodney Lee Marlowe of Oliver Springs, Gary Wayne Marlowe of Coalfield, and Russell Allen Marlowe of Clinton.

He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, extended family members and special friends including, Robert Stephens of Oak Ridge.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, April 1, 2011, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral followed at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor John Edwards officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Anderson Memorial Gardens.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com


MILLARD D. MANRY
Millard D. Manry went to be with the Lord March 26, 2011, his 89th birthday.

Though born in Athens, Tenn., he was a resident of Knoxville.

Preceded in death by: Parents, Ernest and Mary Manry of Athens; and siblings, Hillard and Beatrice.

He is survived by: Wife of 67 years, Betty, and daughter, Connie Danahoo of Jacksonville, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Lynn Cunningham of Knoxville.

Surviving grandchildren include: Granddaughter, TeNeah Kindel and husband Danny, along with great-granddaughter Taylor Newsom of Orange Park, Fla.; granddaughter, DeLisa Fellows and husband Curtis, along with great-grandchildren Anniston and Curtis Jr. of Middleburg, Fla.; and grandson, Michael Cunningham and wife Christie of Powell.

An army veteran of War World II, he served in Company B before being injured in combat and receiving the Purple Heart. In service, he earned the nickname, “Tuffy,” due to his aggressiveness when needing to make a point. A lover of sports, he had dreamed of playing Major League Baseball before he was wounded in service.

He was a respected accountant for K-25/Union Carbide for more than 30 years before he retired in 1983. After his retirement, he loved to work crossword puzzles and spend time with his wife and family. He was a kind, loving, and sharing individual who loved the Lord and his family and never hesitated to give of himself to any in need. He was a faithful member of Farmer’s Grove Baptist Church in Clinton.

Friends were received at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton from 6 – 8 p.m. March 30, 2011, with services afterward.

Graveside was held at 10 a.m. March 31, 2011, at Farmer’s Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the Fisher House Foundation or the American Cancer Society.

Holley-Gamble Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.holleygamblefh.com


SIDNEY LEON LONG
Sidney Leon Long, 78, Oak Ridge, passed away Thursday, March 24, 2011, at Golden Living Center in Clinton.

He was a loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was very kind hearted and never met a stranger.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lemmie and Dosia Long.

Survivors: Sons, Carl Long and wife Alicia of Clinton, Charles Long and wife Pam of Oak Ridge; daughters, Deana Hetrick and husband Steve of Pataskala, Ohio, Debbie Fair of Powell, Janet King and husband Charles of Knoxville; sisters, Louise Jones of Knoxville, Lorena Rudder of Knoxville.

He also leaves behind 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, along with a host of other relatives and friends.

His family received his friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, March 27, 2011, with his funeral service following at 8 p.m. in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with the Rev. Gene Scarbrough officiating. His interment was at 9 a.m. Monday, March 28, 2011, at Sherwood Memorial Gardens in Alcoa.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton was in charge of all arrangements. An online quest book will be available at www.jonesmortuaryllc.com


GARLAND FOUST JR.
Garland Foust Jr., 70, Lake City, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born Oct. 21, 1940, to the late Garland and Gladis Foust.

He was a member of Lake City Christian Fellowship. He loved talking to people, especially making them laugh. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by: Great-grandson, Preston Ray Madison; brothers, Bill Foust and William Ramsey; sister, Joyce Clements.

He is survived by: Wife of 51 years, Barbara Johnson Foust of Lake City; daughter, Robin Madison of Bowling Green, Ky.; brothers, Joel Goodman of Arkansas, Tommy Ramsey of Arkansas, Donald White of Arkansas; sisters, Louise Jackson Foust of Missouri, Shirley Spencer of Arkansas, Lavelle Martinez of Arkansas; grandsons, James Garland Madison, Larry Dale Madison Jr., Shane Andrews Madison, John Charles Montgomery; great-grandson, Braxton Lee Madison; special friends, J.B. Wilson and wife Doris of Kentucky.

His wishes were to be cremated and a memorial service will follow at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to be made to the Kentucky Organ Donation Association, 106 East Broadway, Louisville, Ky., 40202.

You may view Garland’s guestbook online at holleygamblefh.com.

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


REV. WILLIAM (PAUL) DABNEY JR.
Rev. William (Paul) Dabney Jr., 39, Knoxville, passed away March 28, 2011, at Mercy Medical Center in Knoxville.

He was a member of North Acres Baptist Church. He loved the Lord, people and bass fishing.

He was preceded in death by: Father, William Paul Dabney Sr; uncles, Lonas Gaylor, Robert Glen Dabney, the Rev. Leonard Dabney, Raymond Dabney; and aunt, Mary Katherine Golden.

Survivors: Wife, Lisa Moses Dabney of Knoxville; mother, Dorothy Gaylor Dabney; daughters, Victoria Boone, Lauren Boone Taylor; grandson, Liam Robert Taylor; sister, Meagan Dabney.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, April 1, 2011, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton with funeral service following at 8 p.m. in the chapel with the Rev. Charlie Lynch officiating.

Family and friends will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Oak Ridge Memorial Park for graveside services.

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



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