Nov. 16, 2011

Johnny Rufus Huskey, 52, Briceville went home to be with his Lord Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011, at his residence.

He was born in Anderson County Oct. 6, 1959, to the late Albert and Mary Etta Patterson Huskey.

He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was also an avid University of Tennessee fan. He will be dearly missed.

Survived by: Wife of 24 years, Amy Huskey of Briceville; son, Doug Huskey of Memphis; daughter, Ashley Smith and husband Jacob of Briceville; brother, Jimmy R. Huskey of Clinton; sisters, Kathy Seiber and husband Dale of Oliver Springs, Maxie Huskey of Oliver Springs; grandchildren, Noah and Landon Smith

The family received friends from noon – 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City with the funeral service following at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Steve Seiber officiating.

The graveside service followed the funeral service at the Browns Flatt Cemetery.

You may also view Johnny’s guestbook online at www.Holleygamblefh.com.

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


Nov. 17, 2011

Eva Hooge, 56, Clinton, formerly of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She was a loving mother, and grandmother. She loved the ocean and animals, especially her little Jack Russell, Atticus.

She was preceded in death by: Father, Albert Brown; husband, Victor Hooge.

Survivors: Mother and stepfather, Eva and Charles Leslie of Old Hickory; daughter and husband, Christen and Jason Cross of Ft. Brag, N.C.; brothers and wives, Tommy and Linda Turner of Clifton, Michael and Vickie Brown of Mt. Juliet, Aaron and Susie Brown of Mt. Juliet; sister and husband, Cynthia and Bobby Cross of Clinton.

She also leaves behind three grandchildren, Nick, Hannah, and Eva Grace Cross; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Her family will have a memorial service for her at a later date.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.

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


Nov. 14, 2011

James Richard Carter, 87, Clinton, passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in Clinton.

He was born May 14, 1924, in Anderson County.

He lived most of his life in Anderson County.

He was a member and served as a deacon at the Clinton Church Of God of Prophecy. He served his country in the United States Navy during World War II receiving several medals and citations. He was a retired cabinet builder.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, James Lee and Anna Liza Freels Carter; wife, Mary Grace Carter; sisters, Jewell Hill, Clara Jones and Mable Wiggins; brothers, Jesse Carter and Cecil Ray Carter.

He is survived by: Sisters, Myrtle May Jenkins of Hemet, Calif., Sue Duncan of Oliver Springs, and Eula Ann Minga and husband Dudley of Heiskell; sister-in-law, Geraldine Carter of Clinton; a host of nieces, nephews, and extended family.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral followed at 8 p.m. in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home with Pastor Russell Massengale officiating.

Burial and graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at Smith Cemetery in Marlow.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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


Nov. 14, 2011

William Lindsey Hooks, born Feb. 7, 1937, passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2011, at his home at the age of 74.

He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

Preceded in death by: Parents, Steve and Myrtle Hooks; brothers, Clyde, Dean and Frank; sisters, Carrie, Jeanette and Maggie.

He is survived by: Loving wife of 55 years, Barbara Hooks; children, Rex Hooks and wife Beth, Angie McMahan and husband Lynn; grandchildren, Jennifer Hicks and husband Josh, Tagan Hooks and Caleb McMahan; brother, George Hooks and wife Beulah; sister, Frances Humphrey and husband Bill; sister-in-law, Margaret Hooks.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011, at Woodhaven Funeral Home Chapel.

Entombment service was at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with the Rev Joe McCoy, officiating.

To share your thoughts and memories go to www.woodhavenfh.com.

Woodhaven Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens is honored to serve the Hooks Family.


Nov. 12, 2011

Inez K. Brown, born in Heiskell, passed away at the age of 90 Nov. 12, 2011.

She worked and attended school in Clinton until her marriage in 1946 where she moved to Atlanta, Ga.

Her husband Ernest Paul Brown precedes her in death; also her parents, Corda and Hobert Keeney; and brother, Jack Keeney.

She is survived by: Son, Ernest Paul Brown Jr. of Atlanta; daughter, Mary Elizabeth Brown and husband Stanley Brown of Jonesboro, Ga.; grandsons, Timothy Allen Brown and his wife Nicole Brown of McDonough, Ga., and Kevin Stanley Brown and his wife Alicja Brown of Norcross, Ga.; great-grandchildren, Caitlin Brown, Johnathan Brown, and Jocelyn Brown; sister, Olean Martin of San Antonio, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, 2011, at Patterson’s Spring Hill, Atlanta, Ga.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov.15, 2011, at Spring Hill with the Rev. Wally Woodcock officiating, interment followed at Sandy Springs Methodist Church Cemetery in Sandy Springs, Ga.

Online condolences may be made at hmpattersonspringhill.com.


Nov. 15, 2011

Bernice Loverne Warwick, 78, Clinton, passed away peacefully Nov. 15, 2011, at Golden Living Center, Windwood in Clinton in the presence of her Lord Jesus Christ.

She is remembered so much for her service to others. She invested much of her time in nursing and taking care of the elderly for 30 years. She loved nursing with a passion, and many days worked double and triple shifts. She always answered the call, never able to ignore a need in her family.

She stayed with her sick brother two years and took care of her mother three years. She remained active until she became homebound, then spent the last 1 ½-years at Windwood suffering from Alzheimer’s disease.

She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Lawrence and Georgia C. Warwick; sons, Lansing and Douglas Cline; brother, Robert E. Warwick; sister, Marjorie Unthank.

Survivors: Sons, Gregory Cline of Arizona, Patrick Cline of California; daughter, Barbara Cline of California; sisters, Fay Emmett and husband David of Halls, Pat Buchanan and husband Pete of Powell; brother, Leffew Warwick and wife Darlene of Andersonville; grandchildren, Jason Frost of Colorado, Derrick and Michael McBroome of Colorado; great-grandchild, Connor Jessie McBroome of Colorado; special great-great nieces, Ava Smith and Maddie Elliott of Anderson County.

Family and friends will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery in Andersonville, for a graveside service and interment with the Rev. Charlie Reynolds officiating.

The family would like to thank all the employees and staff at Windwood for their support and kindness to Bernice.

Jones Mortuary LLC in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.

Condolences can be made to Bernice’s family at www.jonesmortuaryllc.com


Nov. 16, 2011

Arthur Lee (Junior) Moneymaker, 86, Clinton (in the Dutch Valley Community) passed away Nov. 16, 2011 at his residence.

He was a member of the Local 102 since 1951, member of Clinton Masonic Lodge #376 since 1950, York Rites, Scottish Rites and Shriner.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Arthur Lee (Dick) and Edna Coward Moneymaker; brothers, H. Franklin (Tubby) Moneymaker, Aaron Moneymaker; sisters, Louise Priesel and husband Jerry, Clantie May and husband Harry and Mary L. Bolton.

Survivors, Wife of 68 years, Roberta Martin Moneymaker; son, Robert Moneymaker; daughters, Eleanora Sherrod and husband Joe, Brenda Littleton and husband David, Sharon Prince, Alys Duncan, Tina Willis and husband Richard; grandchildren, David Freels and wife Christy, James Miniard and wife Marla, Brian Duncan and wife Regina, Alexander Willis; great-grandchildren, D. J. Freels, Chase and Hunter Prince, Bella Turi, Morgan Moneymaker, Savannah Miniard, Caroline Duncan; special friends, Robbie and Linda White, Jim and Tina Spears, Dale and Gina Lesniak, Howard and Katie Farmer, The Hardee Boys; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends will be left behind.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shrine Children’s Hospital Fund, 1900 Richmond Road, Lexington, Kentucky 40502-1204.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home with a Masonic Service at 8 p.m. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, at Grandview Memorial Gardens in Clinton with the Rev. Brenda Poole officiating.

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


Nov. 10, 2011

Kelly Loyd Fowler Sr., 75, Clinton, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born Feb. 15, 1936, to the late Harry and Alta Speer Fowler.

He enjoyed watching TV, and working on crossword puzzles. He was a retired truck driver for Carter Express.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: Sisters, Jessie Fowler, Margie Rhodes, Margaret Davis, Maxie Bryant; and brothers, Kermit Fowler, and Clifford Fowler.

Survivors: Wife, Mary Lou Fowler of Clinton; sons, Kelly L. Fowler Jr. of Missouri, Karl L. Fowler of Indiana, Kurtis L. Fowler of Indiana, Kerry L. Fowler of Texas; stepsons, Rick Shultz and wife Shona of Lake City, Kent Shultz of Clinton; brothers, Kenneth Fowler of Missouri, Kirby Fowler of Missouri; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a host of many other relatives and friends.

Visitation was from 1 – 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Keith Tillman and the Rev. Larry Webster officiating.

You may also view Kelly’s guestbook at www.hatmakerfuneralhome.com

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


Nov. 13, 2011

Zenith (Billie) Nance Bailey, 81, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011.

She was born Nov. 12, 1930, in Briceville to the late Thomas and Ellen McGhee Nance.

She accepted Jesus and was baptized in his name as a young girl and became a long standing and faithful member of the Briceville Pentecostal Church of God. She lived her entire life in the Briceville and Fratersville community and retired from the Anderson County School System after 33 years serving at Briceville Elementary School. Her greatest joys were attending church and worshiping the Lord. Also, very important was the love for her family and quilting beautiful quilts.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: Infant baby boy; brothers, Clayton Daniels, Scotty Nance, and Thomas Nance Jr.; sisters, Ruble Daniels Stewart, Ruby Daniels Harness, and Bernice Daniels Wilson Patterson; many nieces, nephews, and friends who loved her.

She is survived by: Husband of 63 years, Owen Bailey of Briceville; son, James Thomas (Tom) Bailey and wife Vicki of Knoxville; daughter, Pamela Bailey Smith and husband Bill of Clinton; sister, Bertie Ellen Daniels Roberts; granddaughters, Amber Tara Harris and husband Stephen of Lake City, Lesa Chi Bailey Walker and husband Mathew of Norris, and Linda Sun Bailey of Abu Dhabi; great-granddaughter, Caroline Caylor Harris.

The family wants to thank her caregivers, Sherry Wilson, Angela Martin and Carrie Martin for the many days they were there for her.

“My life on earth is over and I’m resting in the arms of Jesus. I am surrounded by the loved ones who have gone before me, and I will be waiting for all of you.”

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City with a funeral service following in the chapel at 8 p.m. with Pastor Jeryl Barnett officiating.

Family and friends met at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011, and went in funeral procession to the Leach Cemetery for an 11 a.m. interment.

You may view Zenith’s guestbook online at www.holleygamblefh.com.

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


Nov. 12, 2011

Ruth Cortez, 89, Clinton, passed away Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at Norris Health and Rehab Center in Norris.

She was a loving wife. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Oak Ridge.

Survivors: Husband, John Cortez of Clinton, and several other relatives and friends.

Her family received her friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011, with her funeral service following at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with the Rev. William Wagner officiating.

Her interment took place at Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park in Livonia, Mich.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton was in charge of all arrangements.

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


Nov. 13, 2011

The Rev. Roy B. Webster, 81, Clinton, went to his Heavenly Home, Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011.

He was born Dec. 23, 1929.

He was a graduate of Clinton High School where he played football. While playing football his team went undefeated one year. He was a U.S. Army World War II veteran. His life work was the Christian ministry, primarily Warren Wesleyan Church and Flint First Wesleyan Church in Michigan.

He married Gladys Windquist on Aug. 25, 1950, and they were together for 61 years.

Preceded in death by: Parents, Arch and Minnie Webster; sisters, Hazel Ridenour, Thelma Stowe, Madalyn Johnson; brothers, Bruce, Charles and Billy Webster.

Survivors: Wife, Gladys Webster, daughters, Cinda Yoars, Carolyn and husband Terry Oswald, Cathryn Webster, Cheryl and husband Dr. Robert Moeller; sister, Eunice Rentz; sister-in-law, Jean Webster; brother-in-law, Dan Stowe; grandchildren, Aimee and husband Richard Baker, Chris and wife Katie Yoars, Cathryn and husband Max Schroettner, Cassandra and Caleigh Miller, Rob Moeller, Melissa and husband Stephen Briggs, 2nd. Lt. Brent Moeller, Andrew and Tiffany Moeller, Megan and McKenzie Moeller; great-grandchildren, Benjamin Briggs and Daniel Yoars; a host of family and friends.

The family received friends from 1 – 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.

A “Celebration of Life” followed, with Dr. Robert Moeller officiating.

Interment will be at Sunset Cemetery in Clinton.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Clinton First Wesleyan Church. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.holleygamblefh.com

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