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CHUCKIE ‘BUBBA’ ISABELL
CHUCKIE ‘BUBBA’ ISABELL

Feb. 14, 2012

Chuckie “Bubba” Isabell, 47, Lake City, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born Feb. 28, 1964, in Anderson County.

He was a member of the Longfield Baptist Church in Lake City. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking and CB Radio.

He was preceded in death by: Mother, Claudine Hawkins Isabell; and brother, Jimmy Joe Isabell.

Survivors: Father and step-mother, Charles and Ruth Isabell of Lake City; sister, Lisa Lindsey and husband Steve of Lake City; nephew, Dwight Isabell and wife Amanda of Lake City; great-nephew, Dakota Isabell of Lake City; a host of friends and other family.

Visitation was from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jack Burnette and the Rev. Jimmy Lindsey officiating.

Interment was at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, at Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake City.

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

You may also view Chuckie’s guestbook at www. Hatmakerfuneralhome.com


MILDRED AMERINE HARRIS
MILDRED AMERINE HARRIS

Feb. 15, 2012

Mildred Amerine Harris, 88, went to be with her Lord Feb. 15, 2012.

She was preceded in death by: Husband, Franklin; parents, Homer and Lela Stokes Amerine; brothers, H.G., Jr., Lonas, Rowan, Kyle; sister, Verona Ellis.

She is survived by: Sisters, Margaret Tomlinson and husband Tommy, Lela Tinney and husband Scotty; and many nephews, nieces, cousins and special friends.

Her niece, Judy Russell, gave her special care, love, and attention in the last years of her life at Asbury Place in Maryville.

She was born in Clinton and lived in Oak Ridge, Knoxville, Nashville, Moberly, Mo., Birdsboro, Penn., Niverville, N.Y., Ardmore, Okla., Neosho, Mo., Madisonville, and Maryville.

She graduated from Tennessee Wesleyan Junior College, Athens, and Scarritt Bennett College, Nashville. She directed pre-schools in Oak Ridge, Niverville, and Madisonville.?She was a talented artist and a very loving person with children, but she cared for all ages. She followed Jesus’ teaching to “care for the least of these,” making life better for those around her. Loyalty to her Lord and the church was her priority throughout life. Many have been blessed by her hugs.

She will be missed by those she hugged and cared for.

Receiving of friends: Broadway United Methodist Church, noon, Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, followed by a memorial service at 1 p.m., the Rev. Amy Probst and Dr. Jerry Russell officiating.

Family graveside service: 4 p.m. at Sunset Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Broadway United Methodist Church, 309 E. Broadway Ave, Maryville, Tenn., 37803.

McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home in charge 982-6812 - www.mccammonammonsclick.com


WILL BRYAN DAVIS (BILL)
WILL BRYAN DAVIS (BILL)

Feb. 13, 0212

Will Bryan Davis (Bill), Clinton, passed away at his home Feb. 13, 2012.

He was born Dec. 10, 1921, to Bryan and Myrtle Davis of Celina, Tenn.

He worked as a security guard at Y-12 plant for 37 years.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Bryan and Myrtle; sisters, Winnie Lee, Isabelle and Doris, brother, Hugh.

Survivors: Wife, Bertha Davis; special nephew, Greg Davis; special niece, Nelda German; step-son, Donald Dickerson and wife Charlotte; step-daughter, Janet Martin and husband Rick; step-granddaughters: Anna Martin and Lisa Hummons; step-grandsons, Joe and Rob Cunningham; three step-great-grandchildren and one step-great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Feb. 14, 2012, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton, the funeral following at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Donnie Disney officiating.

Graveside services were at 11 a.m. Feb. 15, 2012, at Anderson Memorial Gardens in Clinton.

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


CLYDE EDWARD
CLYDE EDWARD

GOINS SR.

Feb. 14, 2012

Clyde Edward Goins Sr., 69, Oliver Springs, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at his home.

He was born June 16, 1942, in Harriman.

He was a lifelong resident of Oliver Springs.

Before his retirement he was employed as a heavy equipment operator at Little T. Coal Company and Bectel Jacobs, Inc.

He loved his family and treasured spending time with his grandchildren. He was an accomplished woodworker and banjo player, and he enjoyed gardening and fishing.

He was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Harriman.

Preceded in death by: Parents, William H. Goins and Reba Loy Goins.

He is survived by: Wife of 50 years, Edna Fay Goins; son, Clyde Edward Goins Jr. of Harriman; daughters, Libby Burris and husband Arthur of Clinton and Rena Barnett and husband Anthony of Kingston; grandchildren, Brandon Goins, Bruce Ellis, Nicole Brooks and husband Allen, Maria and Caleb Barnett; great-grandchildren, Lindsay and Makinley Lowery and Kayden King.

He is also survived by: Brothers, James Goins of Oliver Springs, Carl and Virgil Goins of Morristown; sisters, Lillie Rutherford of Oliver springs and Dorothy Hester and husband Glenn of Harriman; a host of nieces, nephews, extended family members and special friends including Ray Disney and William Harper.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, at Sharp Funeral Home. The funeral followed at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastors Sam Loy and Wesley Duncan officiating.

Burial and graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery.

Sharp Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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


PEARL C. DENNEY
PEARL C. DENNEY

Feb. 10, 2012

Pearl C. Denney, 95, Dutch Valley in Clinton, passed away Feb. 10, 2012, at Tennova (St. Mary’s) Medical Center in Knoxville.

She was a long-time member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. She worked at Oak Ridge Hospital for 20 years as a LPN, which she truly enjoyed. She loved her church, her family and her friends. Her hobby in life was gardening.

She was preceded in death by: Husband, Chris Oran Denney; parents, Marion and Mary Nichols Christopher; special sister, Stella Phillips; brother, Paul Christopher.

She is survived by: Daughter, Elaine Denney of Knoxville; and a host of nephews, nieces and special friends.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Windsor Gardens Assisted Living for their dedicated care and compassion.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 510 Old Dutch Valley Rd., Clinton, Tenn., 37716.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.

Funeral service followed at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Kirk Wallace and the Rev. C.H. Christopher officiating.

Interment was at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at Robbins Cemetery in Clinton.

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


PATSY JANE BROWN
PATSY JANE BROWN

Feb. 7, 2012

Patsy Jane Brown, 47, Caryville, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at LaFollette Medical Center.

She was born April 1, 1964, in Dayton, Ohio, to Robert and Reba Bowling Adkins.

She was a member of the Red Ash Baptist Church and enjoyed singing.

She was preceded in death by: Father-in-Law, Lawrence Brown.

Survivors: Parents, Robert Adkins and wife Reba of Caryville; son, Justin Rutherford and wife Keala of Wartburg; daughter, Stephanie Baird and husband Ronald of LaFollette; special family, Allen Brown of Deer Lodge, Matthew Brown of Deer Lodge, Mary Lee Brown of Deer Lodge; brother, Rick Adkins of Dunbar, W. Va.; several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation was held from 5 – 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Braden and the Rev. Don Allen officiating.

Friends and family met at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at McNeely Cemetery for her burial.

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

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


JEANIE RUTH DAVIS
JEANIE RUTH DAVIS

Feb. 8, 2012

Jeanie Ruth Davis, 85, Lake City, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She was born Aug. 17, 1926, in Anderson County to the late Eli and Ina Beets Bolinger.

She was a member of Clear Branch Baptist Church. She loved working with flowers in her yard, and spending time with her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by: Husband Burrell Allen Davis; and brother, Harley Bolinger.

Survivors: Sons, Gary Davis of Knoxville, M. DeWayne Davis and wife Joyce of Knoxville; sister, Emily Davis of Norris; grandchildren, Kelly Ann Davis of Baton Rouge, La., Kristin Davis Simpson of Birmingham, Ala., Lauren Elizabeth Davis of Knoxville; great-granddaughter, Ella Kate Simpson of Birmingham, Ala.

Visitation was from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at Clear Branch Baptist Church in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randy Norton officiating.

Interment followed the funeral service at Leach Cemetery in Lake City.

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

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


MAE TURPIN HENSLEY (NANNIE)
MAE TURPIN HENSLEY (NANNIE)

Feb. 16, 2012

Mae Turpin Hensley (Nannie), 91, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family.

She was born May 31, 1920, in the Wheat Community of Roane County.

She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and The Golden Links Sunday School Class. She was the manager of Clinton Jewelry for 25 years. She was a square dancer and member of the Tennessee Swinging Singles. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister.

Preceded in death by: Husband, Paul D. Hensley; son, Don (PD) Hensley; parents, Hester and Margaret Turpin; sisters, Dessie, Edna, Mildred and Alverta; brother, Edgar Turpin.

Survivors: Daughter, Paulette Queener and husband David; granddaughters, Melissa Noe, Laura Pigman, Heather McCarty; grandson, Joshua Queener and wife Lauren; great-grandson, Austin Noe; brother, Alex Turpin; several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to caregiver, Linda Gattis.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.

Funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Darrell Taylor and Pastor J.C. Newman officiating.

Interment will be at Bethel Church Cemetery with Brother Curtis Akers officiating.

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


SARAH B. CORAM
SARAH B. CORAM

Feb. 15, 2012

Sarah B. Coram, 93, Oak Ridge, passed away Feb. 15, 2012, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She was born June 13, 1918, in Knox County.

She moved to Oak Ridge in 1950 where she continued to live.

She retired from the Y-12 Federal Plant in Oak Ridge, following 39 years of employment.

She was a member of the Washington Pike United Methodist Church in Knoxville.

She was preceded in death by: Husband, Cecil H. Coram; parents, John M.C. Brown and Sarah Emma Franklin Brown; several brothers and sisters; and special nephew, Donald “Donnie” R. Brown.

She is survived by: Sister, Pauline Preslipsky of Odenton, Md.; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews; special niece, Doris Wilson and husband A.C. of Knoxville; special friend, Teina Ingram and husband Edward; God-daughter, Cindy Whaley and husband Chris; God-grandchildren, Jonathan and Victoria Whaley, Tim Ingram and wife Chrystal, Tony Ingram and wife Audrey, Parker, Landyn, Addison and Drake; and a host of other friends and extended family.

The family will receive friends from 10 – 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral will follow at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Steve McDonald officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens. Sharp Funeral home is in charge of the arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com


HELEN OLIVIA BILLINGSLEY
HELEN OLIVIA BILLINGSLEY

Feb. 9, 2012

Helen Olivia Billingsley, 83, passed away at the Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge Feb. 9, 2012.

She was born March 26, 1928, in Lake City.

She was a member of the Lake City United Methodist Church. She spent the last six years as a resident of Summit View of Lake City. The thing that brought her the most joy was receiving pictures and hearing stories about her great nieces.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Bessie Sue and J.C. Billingsley; brothers, Glen, Hoyle, and Gene Billingsley; and nephew, Bradley Billingsley.

Survivors: Sister, Cynthia and Husband Melvin Edmonson of St. Louis, Mo.; nephews, Greg Edmonson of St. Louis, Mo., Kerry Edmonson of Portland, Ore.; niece, Melody Sorensen of Seattle, Wash.; great-nieces, Maggie Edmonson of St. Louis, Mo., Marina Sorensen of Seattle, Wash., Maya Sorensen of Seattle, Wash., Margo Sorensen of Seattle, Wash.; brother, Marvin Billingsley of Lake City; nephew, Scott Billingsley of Knoxville; great-nephew, Andrew Billingsley of Knoxville.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb., 11, 2012, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Claxton, Tennessee with the Rev. Tom Byrge officiating.

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

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


JACK LYNN JONES
JACK LYNN JONES

Feb. 5, 2012

Jack Lynn Jones, 56, Lake City, passed away Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, at the University of Kentucky Hospice.

He was born March 5, 1955, in Middlesboro, Ky., to the late Bobby Jewell and Betty Jo Heath Jones.

He was of the Baptist faith. He loved the University of Tennessee football, NASCAR, and being out on the lake.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: Daughter, Lora Crabtree; stepson Rodney Dennis II; and sister, Brenda Whitaker.

Survivors: Stepdaughters, Jenny Thompson Byrd and husband Shawn of North Carolina, Olivia Dennis Floyd and husband Andrew of North Carolina; brother, Johnny Jones of Lake City; sister, Linda Monroe and husband Bill; grandchildren, Zoe Crabtree of Cincinnati, Ohio, Nate and wife Isabel Newby of McMinnville, Toni and wife Krystal of North Carolina.

Visitation will be from 10 – 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel.

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

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


HAROLD GOLDEN
HAROLD GOLDEN

Feb. 15, 2012

Harold Golden, 63, Lake City, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, at his residence.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother. He was a dedicated soldier of the 101st airborne out of Ft. Campbell, Ky., from where he retired. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and NASCAR racing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Loraine Golden.

He is survived by: Wife, Mary Golden of Lake City; daughters, Donna Poarch and husband Michael of Clinton, Michelle Barnard and husband Jeff of Clinton, Tamassa Versey and husband Tony of Ashlend, Ky., Becky Toney and husband Gene of Clinton, Lei Williams and husband Jeff of Greenback; brothers, Charles Russell Golden of Clinton, Ronald Dean Golden of Clinton, Richard Dean Golden; sister, Patricia Jane Altum and husband Robert of Clinton.

He also leaves behind seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild soon to be born; several nieces, nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

His family will receive his friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, with his funeral service following at 8 p.m. in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with Pastor Chris Thomas and the Rev. Bud Cook officiating.

His interment will be at 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, 2012, at Sunset Cemetery in Clinton with full military honors.

Jones Mortuary LLC in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made in Harold’s memory to Jones Mortuary LLC, 375 N Main Street, Clinton, Tenn., 37716.

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


SAMUEL SHELTON CRASS JR.
SAMUEL SHELTON CRASS JR.

Feb. 8, 2012

Samuel Shelton Crass Jr., 86, Oliver Springs, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at Tennova Residential Hospice in Knoxville.

He was born Nov. 25, 1925, in Roane County.

He was a lifelong resident of this area.

Following his Oliver Springs High School graduation in 1943, he entered the United States Navy and served his country during World War II.

He was retired from the United States Postal Service and he was employed as the Post Master of the Oliver Springs Post Office for 35 years.

He was a member of the Jonesville United Methodist Church and he was a founding member of the Cumberland Utility District where he continued to serve on the Utility Board until December of 2011.

Preceded in death by: Parents, Samuel Shelton Crass Sr. and Arminta Grace Hester Crass; brother, Hooper Crass; and sister, Mary Hannah Wilson.

He is survived by: Wife of 65 years, Bobbie Reaves Crass of Oliver Springs; sons, Samuel Shelton Crass III and wife Emily of Oliver Springs and Charles J. Crass and wife Rhonda of Harriman; grandchildren, Wendy Crass Lineberger and husband Rodney, Samuel S. Crass IV, J. Evan Crass and wife Marta, Matt Crass and wife Kristi, and Bryan Qualls and wife Lisa; great-grandchildren, Robert Michael Hammer, Emma Elizabeth Hammer, Kendra Qualls, Cooper Qualls, Kate, Andrew, Allison and Julie Crass.

He is also survived by: Sister, Myrtle “Lady Bug” Watson of Marble Falls, Texas; and by extended family members and special friends.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at Sharp Funeral Home.

Burial and graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at Jonesville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to the Jonesville Cemetery, C/O Melba Bolinger, 424 Maple Avenue, Oliver Springs, Tenn., 37840.

Sharp Funeral home is in charge of the arrangements.

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


JOHN MATTHEW ‘MATT’ BARNES
JOHN MATTHEW ‘MATT’ BARNES

Feb. 12, 2012

John Matthew “Matt” Barnes, 37, Powell, passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at his home.

He was born Jan. 24, 1975, in Mena, Ark., and moved to Tennessee at an early age.

He loved to cook, garden, work with cacti, motorcycles, drive trucks, and write poetry.

He was preceded in death by: Mother, Teresa Foust Barnes; grandfather, Hal Barnes; and grandparents Walter and Betty Sue Foust.

Survivors: Father, John Barnes; sister, Ashley Barnes and husband James Disney of Clinton; brother, James Barnes and Sandy McCoy of Powell; nieces, Jasmyne, Taylor Hawkins, Brianna Barnes; nephews, Jaylen Disney, Gideon Barnes; very special child, Alexandria; a host of other family members.

Visitation was held from 5 – 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel.

A private interment will take place at a later date.

You may also view his guestbook at www.hatmakerfuneralhome.com

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


WILLIAM JACKSON ROBERTS
WILLIAM JACKSON ROBERTS

Feb. 10, 2012

William Jackson Roberts, 59, Blountville, went to be with the Lord Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at his home.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

He was the son of the late Louis and Lorene Nelson Roberts.

Survivors include: Daughter, Nicole Roberts of Kingsport; son, Chris Roberts of Ohio; four grandchildren; sisters, Tinker Marlow, Judy Taylor and Karen Roberts; brothers, Lawrence Roberts, Lewis Roberts Jr., Jerry Roberts and Jeff Roberts; along with several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

The family received friends from 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, at Carter-Trent Funeral Home, 520 Watauga Street, Kingsport.

The funeral was at 11:30 a.m. in the chapel with the Rev. Jack Edwards officiating.

Military graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, at Mountain Home National Cemetery, Mountain Home, Tenn., conducted by the American Legion Hammond Post No. 3 and Gate City Post No. 265.

American Legion Honor Guard will be pallbearers.

Those attending were asked to meet at the cemetery at 12:55 p.m.

Carter-Trent Funeral Home, downtown Kingsport, was serving the Roberts family.


HENRY ALLEN ‘AL’ WILKINSON
HENRY ALLEN ‘AL’ WILKINSON

Feb. 15, 2012

Henry Allen “Al” Wilkinson, 77, Clinton, passed away Feb. 15, 2012, at his home.

He was of the Methodist faith. He enjoyed playing golf and traveling with his wife, Hallie. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and spent 18 months in Ulm, Germany, during his time in the service. He retired from TVA of Norris.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Henry F. and Irene Moore Wilkinson; infant brother, Arnold Raye Wilkinson.

Survivors: Wife of 57 years, Hallie Henderson Wilkinson; sons, Lance Allen Wilkinson, Mike Edward Wilkinson; sister and brother-in-law; Nancy and Pat Graves; nephew, Darrell Graves; niece, Laura and Bill Smith; several cousins and a host of friends.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Yi Feng and the staff of Tennessee Cancer Specialist for all their help and support.

The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.

Funeral service will follow with John Shelton and Danny Maples officiating.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, at Louisville Memorial Cemetery in Louisville.

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


MIKENNA SALLE LIVELY
MIKENNA SALLE LIVELY

Feb. 16, 2012

Mikenna Salle Lively, infant daughter of Nicole Phillips, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012 at the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville.

She was born May 25, 2011, in Knoxville.

In addition to her mother she is survived by: Twin sister, Mia; older sister, Chloe Parsons.

She is also survived by: Grandparents, Buford Phillips and Patty Phillips; uncle, Bobby Phillips and wife Lucy; and cousins, Lindsey and Hayden Phillips all of Oliver Springs.

Additionally she has a special cousin, Gail Shepherd of Maynardville; special aunt, Crystal Jones of Kingston; and by several other cousins, aunts and uncles.

The family expresses their gratitude to a special nurse and caregiver Samantha Stephens of Oak Ridge.

She was preceded in death by: Paternal grandmother, Morine Phillips; and great-aunt, Sally Clawson.

The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, at Sharp Funeral Home.

The funeral followed at 8 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Nathan Barker officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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


JUANITA LOWE
JUANITA LOWE

Feb. 9, 2012

Juanita Lowe, 74, Caryville, passed away on the morning of Feb. 9, 2012, after suffering from a month-long illness.

She was born Dec. 18, 1937, in Jackson, Tenn.

She attended Westover High School near Jackson and married Robert Lowe in 1954. She lived in Etowah and Fountain City before moving to Caryville.

She was married to Robert Lowe in the residence of Henry R. “Fuzz” Asbury and sister-In-law Louise Asbury in Caryville. She was a Homemaker who provided for her children and doted on her grandchildren. She attended Caryville United Methodist Church for many years where she worked with Summer Bible School. She was a member of the Caryville Community Homemaker’s Club. Shopping with sisters-In-law Louise and Yvonne was always an adventure. Taking long drives with her children to visit grandparents, uncles, aunts and cousins in West Tennessee was a yearly ritual and she was an avid fan when it came to watching her children playing sports or Lady Vols Basketball. She enjoyed baking cookies and cupcakes, watching movies and playing games with her grandchildren and loved long conversations on the telephone with her brother Wayne and sister Yvonne. Most of all, she enjoyed meeting new people and sharing conversation with them. She was a joy to the world that will be sorely missed.

She was preceded in death by: Husband Robert B. Lowe; father, Cokie Jefferson Haley; mother, Flora Ima Haley; and brother, Robert Lee Haley.

She is survived by: Son, Michael Dale Lowe of Powell; daughter, Lynnette Lowe Carter of Gray; son, Lee Wayne Lowe of Powell; brother, Wayne Haley of Linden; sister, Yvonne Pebley of Caryville; uncle, Thomas Hopper of Jackson; aunt, Mary Nell Muzzall of Mansfield; grandchildren, Jessica Marie Lowe, Emily Michelle Lowe, Haley Catherine Carter, Carter Lee Lowe, and Shelton Ann Lowe.

Pall Bearers were Kyle Asbury, Walter Asbury, Patrick Pebley, Carter Lowe, and Rusty Fields.

The Family received from noon – 2 p.m. Saturady, Feb. 11, 2012, with a funeral service following at Holly-Gamble Funeral Home at Lake City.

The graveside service was at 3:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in LaFollette with Pastor David Grant officiating.

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

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


BETTY RUTH RIDENOUR
BETTY RUTH RIDENOUR

Feb. 13, 2012

Betty Ruth Ridenour, 97, passed away Feb. 13, 2012, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church for more than 60 years and retired from Clinton Elementary School after working as a teacher for more than 35 years.

She was preceded in death by: Husband of 58 years, George W. Ridenour Sr.; daughter, Barbara, who died in infancy; oldest son, George W. Ridenour Jr.; parents, W.O. Meredith and wife Louisa Meredith; sisters, Ethel Ragland and Gertie Douglas; and brothers, Arlie and Elmore Meredith.

She is survived by: Son, Roger L. Ridenour and wife Lyndall Stokes Ridenour and their daughter, Lea Ellen Agee and husband John D. Agee, and their children, Sarah, John, Anna, Gracie, Emma and Matthew Agee; and their son, Darren Ridenour and his wife Tina Ridenour and their children, Logan, Chase and Trey Ridenour.

She is also survived by the children of George W. Ridenour Jr. and Mary Frank Ridenour, Terri Ridenour James and her daughters, Eva and Frances; their oldest son, David Ridenour, and his children, Alex, Roger and David Ridenour; and their youngest son, Lewis Ridenour, and his wife Pam Denny Ridenour; and a host of nephews, nieces and other relatives.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Clinton Memorial United Methodist Church Food Pantry Fund, or to the Clinton Memorial United Methodist Church Men’s Sunday School Class, 323 N. Main Street, Clinton, Tenn., 37716, or to a charity of your choice.

The family received friends from noon – 1:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, with a funeral directly following with the Reverend Laurence Hesser officiating at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton, and a brief graveside service at Sunset Cemetery immediately thereafter. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton was in charge of the arrangements. www.holleygamblefh.com.


MEIN ZY
MEIN ZY

Feb. 11, 2012

Mein Zy, 59, Knoxville, died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at his home.

He was born Jan. 27, 1953, in Philadelphia, Penn.

He had lived in Tennessee since 1998.

He served his country in the United States Coast Guard during the Vietnam War. He was last employed by Denso Manufacturing in Alcoa.

He was preceded in death by: Father, Robert McGee.

He is survived by: Mother, Elizabeth Pasquini of Pennsylvania; sons, Clayton McGee of Nashville and Venture McGee and wife Amanda Daulton of Knoxville; daughter, Faith McGee of Seattle, Wash. and three grandchildren.

He is also survived by: Brothers, Kevin McGee of Nashville and Sean McGee of Seattle, Wash.; and sisters, Squeen Denke of Pennsylvania and Vicky.

In keeping with the personal request of Mr. Zy no services will be held.

Sharp Funeral Home is serving the family of Mr. Zy.

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


CLYDE LeROY NEER
CLYDE LeROY NEER

Feb. 7, 2012

Clyde LeRoy Neer, 73, Lake City, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at Select Specialty Hospital in Knoxville.

She was born Jan. 20, 1939, in Anderson County to the late Arthur and Gladys Merwin Neer.

He was a Marine Corps Veteran who served in Vietnam.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: Brother, Carl Neer; sisters, Blanche Burris, Mary Daugherty, and Elizabeth Neer; son-in-law, Ricky Green; and daughter-in-law, Cathy Neer.

Survivors: Wife, Patsy Neer of Lake City; son, Shane Neer and wife Ronita of Clinton; daughters, Tammy Green of Lake City, Teal Barber and husband Mark of Graves Gap; brother, Doug Neer of Powell; sisters, Gladys Herrell of Norris, Bertha Fritts of Andersonville; eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation was from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Keith Tillman officiating.

Friends and Family met at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at Hatmaker Funeral Home to go in procession to Oak Grove Cemetery for an 11 a.m. burial with military honors by the Campbell County Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Disabled American Veterans: Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45250-0301. Attn: Gift Processing

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

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



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