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JOHNNY EDWARD BURTON
JOHNNY EDWARD BURTON

Jan. 7, 2013

Johnny Edward Burton, 77, Lake City, passed away Monday, Jan 7, 2013, at his residence.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

He enjoyed fishing and coon hunting.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, William and Mossie Burton; brother, Benny Ray Burton; sisters, Marie Carden, Anna Ruth Halcom, and Elizabeth Sharp.

He is survived by: Wife, Wanda Fay Burton of Lake City; son, Danny Wilbanks and wife Donna of Caryville; daughters, Sandy Posey and husband Dale of Lake City, Gale Hatmaker and husband Richard; sisters, Charline Langston of Clinton, Norma Sue Foust of Lake City, Kay Webb of Oliver Springs, Janie of Nashville, and Wanda Cox of Lafollette.

He also leaves behind: Five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

There will not be any services for Johnny for it was Johnny’s wishes to be cremated.

Jones Mortuary is in charge of all arrangements.

Condolences may be made at www.jonesmortuaryllc.com


MICHAEL DRAKE CURRAN
MICHAEL DRAKE CURRAN

Jan. 3, 2013

Michael Drake Curran, D.D.S., 65, of the Catholic Faith, passed away peacefully in his home Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013.

He was the retired founder and director of the Roane State Community College Dental Hygiene program and was passionate about educating and serving his community and surrounding area with oral health prevention.

Preceded in death by: Mother and father, Majorie Drake and Roy James Curran.

Survivors: Wife, Irma Isaac Curran; sons, Scott James and Thomas Patrick; granddaughter, Anistyn Curran; step-daughter, Anastasia Rae Lillifield.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Roane State Community College, Dental Hygiene Program, 107 Braircliff Ave., Oak Ridge, Tenn., 37830, Room D-107.

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

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


ANNIE L. DURHAM
ANNIE L. DURHAM

Jan. 3, 2013

Annie L. Durham, 95, Andersonville, passed away Jan. 3, 2013.

She was a faithful member for more than 60 years at First Baptist Church in Andersonville, where she served as the president of the WMU and worked in the kitchen serving others for many years. ?She was the lunchroom manager at Norris Elementary School during the 60’s and 70’s.

She was preceded in death by: Husband, Gilbert M. Durham; parents, Hicks and Nancy Freeman; daughter, Harriett Durham; three brothers; and four sisters.

Survivors: Son, Larry Durham and wife Bessie; daughter, Nancy Wallace and husband Ronnie; sister, Nancy Jean Walling; grandchildren, Robert, Paul, Kellie, Cheryl and Chandra; five great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Norris Food Pantry, Norris United Methodist Church, Norris.

The family received friends from 1 – 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Andersonville.

Funeral service was at 3 p.m. with Pastor Steve Lakin officiating.

Interment followed at Andersonville Cemetery.

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


CLAUDE SMITH (C.S.) HARVEY JR.
CLAUDE SMITH (C.S.) HARVEY JR.

Jan. 10, 2013

Claude Smith (C.S.) Harvey Jr. was born in Fort Worth, Texas, Jan. 12, 1931, and passed away in Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge Thursday Jan, 10, 2013.

He and his family moved to Oliver Springs when he was three-years old, and they have lived there until the present time.

He was educated in the Roane County Schools through his graduation from Oliver Springs High School in 1948. It was there that he met and later married the love of his life, Jennie Maxine Brown Harvey. The two were married Sept. 30, 1949. He opened Harvey’s Furniture and Appliance Company which he operated for 64 years until his death.

He dedicated much of his life to showing his faith in Christ by helping others and working in his church. He was a member of the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church since 1952 and served as choir director and Sunday school Teacher for more than 50 years. He was also named as a Lifetime Deacon. He served as the church’s first youth director for more than 20 years and helped in driving the senior citizens bus for many years.

He was a man who genuinely lived his Christianity every day.

Perhaps best known for his community service, in 2007 he was named as a Roane County Treasure by the county commission for his many contributions to the county and its citizens. He served on various bank and hospital boards and was a member of the Roane County Board of Education for 10 years as well as the Roane Industrial Board and was Chairman of the Oliver Springs Housing Authority for many years.

Also, he was voted “Business Man of the Year” by the Roane County Chamber of Commerce.

Among his greatest joys was serving as chairman of the Oliver Springs Historical Society, as he was blessed with a great love of history and its preservation.

An ardent supporter of education, he was very proud to serve on the foundation board for Roane State Community College and spent much time promoting and providing scholarships for students who chose to further their education there.

He and his wife were faithful supporters of Oliver Springs Schools and have given gifts and scholarships for many young people in the area. He was recently named to the Oliver Springs High Hall of Fame.

He truly loved his town and its people.

He was preceded in death by: Wife, Jennie Maxine Brown Harvey; parents, Claude S. and Georgia Capps Harvey; grandson, Jonathan Patterson; great-granddaughter, Brenna Whedbee; brothers, Bill and Jim Harvey; sister, Wilma Shultz; and brother-in-law, Jim Hood.

He is survived by: Sons, John Thomas and his wife Donetta of Oliver Springs, Claude (Buster) Harvey III of Knoxville; daughters, Claudia Maxine Harvey Patterson, and Donna Maria Harvey Whedbee and husband Joe, all of Oliver Springs; grandchildren, Joseph Michael Whedbee and his wife Beth of Kingston, Jennie Shea Watts of Maryville, John Mark Whedbee and wife Amanda of Knoxville, Rebecca Ann and Kaitlyn Elizabeth Harvey, both of Knoxville; great-grandchildren, Caden and Ava Whedbee, Claudia Sydney Watts and Parker Whedbee; sisters, Patsy Begley of Harriman, and Barbara Hood of Crossville; sisters-in-law, Betty Harvey of Harriman and Dortha Brown of Oliver Springs; brother-in-law, Bob Schultz of Wartburg; a host of nieces and nephews; and special friends, the Rev. Jerry and wife Carol Prevo of Anchorage, Alaska.

In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be sent to the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Building Fund or the Oliver Springs Historical Society.

Funeral Services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, with a reception to follow at the church.

Graveside service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Oliver Springs cemetery.

An online guest book is available at sharpfh.com


MELANIE ANN DISNEY HILL
MELANIE ANN DISNEY HILL

Jan. 9, 2013

Melanie Ann Disney Hill, 47, Lake City, left this world Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center of Knoxville.

She was born Dec. 10, 1965, in Hammond, Ind., to Paul James and Eva Vowell Disney.

She was a member of Guiding Star Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing, her dog, Obe, gospel and country music, and listening to preaching on television. She had many friends and loved them all. She had a kind, loving, and giving heart. She was a loving wife, daughter, sister, and aunt.

She was preceded in death by: Father, Paul James Disney; and sister, Donna Daugherty.

Survivors: Mother, Eva Disney of Lake City; love of her life, Orvel Hill Jr. of Lake City; sisters, Connie Cox and husband Mike of Lake City, Angie Carden and husband Larry of Lake City; special niece, April Carden; several other nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, relatives, and friends.

Visitation was from 5 – 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

Funeral service was at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Johnny Raines, and the Rev. Jerry Day officiating.

Friends and family will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Foust Cemetery in Lake City for her interment.

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

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


KATHLEEN CARR HOLBROOK
KATHLEEN CARR HOLBROOK

Jan. 9. 2013

Kathleen Carr Holbrook, 84, Clinton, went to be with the lord Jan. 9, 2013.

She was born May 28, 1928, to the late Ezra and Anna Carr.

She was a member of South Clinton Baptist Church and was employed at Magnet Knitting Mills for 21 years. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by: Husband, Charles Arnold Holbrook; sisters, Gertrude McFarland, Gladys Eppard, Martha Turner; brother, Sherman Carr.

Left to cherish her memoriesare: Son, Patrick Arnold Holbrook and Rene; daughter, Donzettia Bean and Toney; grandchildren, Tracey Holbrook Graham and Greg, Charlie Holbrook and Tessa, Katie Hill Davis and James; great-grandchildren, Shelby Maddox, T.J., Ambry, and Marcus Graham, Seth and Kendra Holbrook, Caleb Hill-Davis and Kaylee Davis; sisters, Sibbieleen Russell, Mona Lindsey; brother, Shirley Carr and Bonita; many nieces and nephews.

Her pallbearers will be: Ricky and Tim Wood, Scott Lindsey, John and Steve Carr, Matt McGhee, and special neighbor, Gene Rittenhouse.

Her family will receive her friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with her funeral service following at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Roger Pugh officiating.

Her interment and graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Anderson Memorial Gardens.

The family wishes to thank Dr. Pamela Bridgeman and Dr. Mitchell Weiss and their staff. Covenant Home Health (especially Mike and Sheila) Dr. Mitchell Williams and Dr. Sexton as well as the nurses and staff of Park West Hospital-for their kindness and care during our mother’s illness.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.

Condolences can be made at www.jonesmortuaryllc.com


DONALD HOLBROOK JR.
DONALD HOLBROOK JR.

Jan. 7, 2013

Donald Holbrook Jr., 49, Andersonville, passed away Jan. 7, 2013, at his home in Andersonville.

He was born in Chicago, Ill.

He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his grandchildren. He served in the Kentucky National Guard for 12 years.

He is survived by: Parents, Donald Sr. and Janice Holbrook of Andersonville; daughters, Wendy and husband Adam Mitchell, Nickie Holbrook, Heather Holbrook, all of Andersonville; sister, Diane Sellers and husband Charles of Cumberland, Ky.; brothers, Steve Holbrook and Derrick of Clinton; grandson, Timothy Mitchell of Andersonville; granddaughter, Haley Mitchell of Andersonville; niece, Candice Sellers of Knoxville; nephew, Harley Sellers of Cumberland, Ky.

His family received his friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday Jan. 9, 2013, with his funeral service to follow at 8 pm, in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with the Rev. Freddie Bean officiating.

His interment will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Andersonville Cemetery in Andersonville with full military honors.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton was in charge of all arrangements.


BETTY L. JUSTICE
BETTY L. JUSTICE

Jan. 6, 2013

Betty L. Justice, 74, Harriman, went home to be with the Lord, Jan. 6, 2013, at Tennova Residential Hospice in Halls.

She was born Oct. 11, 1938, in Oliver Springs.

She was a lifelong resident of this area.

She was a faithful Christian and a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church. She enjoyed singing in the church choir.

In addition to spoiling her grandchildren her hobbies included quilting, doll making, computer games and traveling.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Garvan W. Walls Sr. and Mary Hill Walls; and brother, Tommy J. Walls.

She is survived by: Husband of 55 years, Charles Justice of Harriman; sons, Jerry Crowe and wife Tammy of Kingston and Tony Justice and wife Connie of Oliver Springs; grandchildren, Ashley Crowe of Knoxville, Jamie Schroder and husband John of Georgia, Alex Crowe of Kingston and Brandy Justice of Oliver Springs; and great-grandchildren, Reagan and Sean Ross.

She is also survived by: Sister, Catherine Adcock of Knoxville; brothers, Pastor Garvan W. Walls Jr. and wife Gail of Oliver Springs, and Johnny Walls and wife Debbie of Harriman; several nieces, nephews, extended family members and special friends.

Burial and graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery with Pastor Garvan Walls officiating.

In Lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to the Mt. Pisgah Printing Ministry, 107 Old Hen Valley Road, Oliver Springs, Tenn., 37840.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


ROBERT ALLEN JONES
ROBERT ALLEN JONES

Jan. 5, 2013

Robert Allen Jones (B.J. Jones), 66, Clinton, born Dec. 1, 1946, died Jan 5, 2013.

He is survived by: Wife of 35 years, Pamela Jean Jones; sons, Bobby, Michael, and Sean Jones; six grandchildren; sisters, Eleanore and Doris; brother, Howard.

Preceded in death by: Sister, Marylin Rich.

A Memorial Service was held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at St. Therese’s Catholic Church in Clinton.

A second memorial service will be held in Vero Beach, Fla.

Details available for the second memorial at a later date.

Per request any donations and contributions need to be

forwarded to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital and Cancer

Research Center.

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

www.holleygamblefh.com


LEON C. LOUGH
LEON C. LOUGH

Jan. 7, 2013

Leon C. Lough, 83, Oliver Springs, died Monday, January 7, 2013, at Life Care Center of Morgan County.

He was born Feb. 14, 1929, in Oliver Springs.

Following his military discharge he lived in Merrillville, Ind., for 30 years, moving back to Oliver Springs in 1985.

He was a retired iron worker and boilermaker. He retired from J & L Steel, Inc. in Indiana following 30 years of employment. He was a member of Frost Bottom Missionary Baptist Church.

He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. For his significant accomplishments and contributions to the U.S. Army he received several medals, decorations, citations, and ribbons.

He was preceded in death by: Wife, Marianne Lough; son, Mikey Lough; infant daughter; parents, Mikey and Lena Smith Lough; brothers, Alvin and Luther Lough; sisters, Helen Brown and Gladys Hensley; nephews, Brian Strickland and Ivan Parks.

He is survived by: Brothers, Albert Lough and wife Lillie Faye and Lloyd Lough of Oliver Springs; sister, Ester Parks of Briceville; several nieces, nephews, extended family members and special friends, including a special nephew, David Lough.

Burial and graveside services, with full military honors, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Anderson Memorial Gardens with Pastor Wayne Morgan .

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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


MARJORIE ANN BROWN
MARJORIE ANN BROWN

Jan. 10, 2013

Marjorie Ann Brown, 67, of the Marlow Community in Anderson County, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at her home.

She was born July 4, 1945, in Oliver Springs.

She was a lifelong resident of this area.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a faithful Christian and a member of Poplar Creek Baptist Church.

Before her retirement in 2006, she was employed at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge in the registration department for 17 years.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Tommy and Lucille Cryer Haney.

She is survived by: Husband, Grady Layne Brown; daughters, Teresa Phillips and husband Earl of Oliver Springs and Victoria Hampton of Oak Ridge; sons, Timothy Ledford and wife Tina of Clinton and Douglas Brown and wife Donna of Maryland; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She is also survived by: Brother, James Clifford Haney and wife Rebecca of Loudon; and sister, Barbara Gail Brown and husband Robert of Oliver Springs.

The family will receive friends from 1 – 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Poplar Creek Baptist Church.

A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. in the church with Pastor Donnie Moore officiating.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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


CLINTON CLAY WARD
CLINTON CLAY WARD

Jan. 6, 2013

Clinton Clay Ward, better known as Clay, 71, Clinton, passed away Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

He was born May 20, 1941, to the late Haskell and Elizabeth Braden Ward.

He was a member of the Shultz Hollow Baptist Church. He enjoyed four-wheeling, playing bingo, and spending time with his kids, and his grandkids.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: Brothers, Earnest and Virgil Ward; and sisters, Bertha Jones, and Alice Fugate.

Survivors: Sons, Randall Ward of Lake City, Rondall Ward of Lake City, Clint Ward of Clinton; daughters, Tiffany Ward and Jeremy Staser of Lake City, Lisa Stokes and Jeff of Andersonville; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation was from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Hatmaker Funeral Home in Lake City.

A graveside service was held following the visitation Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Browns Flat Cemetery in Briceville with the Rev. Charlie Mac Marlow and the Rev. Hubert Marlow officiating.

You can also view Clay’s guestbook at www.hatmakerfuneralhome.com

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


CHARLES HOWARD RAULSTON
CHARLES HOWARD RAULSTON

Jan. 3, 2013

Charles Howard Raulston, 65, passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at LaFollette Medical Center in LaFollette.

He loved fishing, food, and family.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Howard and Charlie Mae Raulston; brothers, James and Michael Raulston; and sister, Tina Marie Morrison.

He is survived by: Daughter, April Raulston Harris of Knoxville; brother, Jeff Raulston and his wife Susan of LaFollette; grandchildren, Anthony Berry, Joshua Berry, and Kailee Ward.

His family received his friends from 2 – 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, in the chapel of Jones Mortuary.

His funeral service followed the visitation at 4 p.m. with Bro. Robert Jones officiating.

His interment was at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at East Tennessee State Veterans’ Cemetery in Knoxville with full military honors.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Jones Mortuary, 375 N Main Street, Clinton, Tenn., 37716.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton was in charge of all arrangements.


EILEEN MARIE MIGNOGNA
EILEEN MARIE MIGNOGNA

Jan. 9, 2013

Eileen Marie Mignogna, 71, Oliver Springs, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She was born July 23, 1941, in Brooklyn, N.Y.

She had lived in Oliver Springs for the past 20 years, moving to Tennessee in 1993.

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

She attended the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Oak Ridge.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Elmer Howell and Rita Cobb Howell; and sister, Delores Wagoner.

She is survived by: Husband, Ferdinand Mignogna of Oliver Springs; sons, Charles Mignogna and wife Lisa, Michael Mignogna and Brian Mignogna; daughters, Mary Hinkle and husband Ron, and Britany Mignogna; grandchildren, Vanessa and Joshua Hinkle, Jason, Joey ad Shae Whitefield, and Jayme Price; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She is also survived by: Sisters, Barbara Hurst and husband DeWitt and Deborah Sylvia and husband Lonnie; brother, Robert Mignogna and wife Cathy; and several nieces, nephew, extended family members and special friends including lifelong friends, James and Linda Borut.

The family received friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, and 5 – 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in Sharp Funeral Home.

A funeral Liturgy was held at 7 p.m. Friday, following the visitation, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home, with Father Dustin Collins officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Anderson Memorial Gardens.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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


CHARLES WALTEN JAMES ‘CHUCK’
CHARLES WALTEN JAMES ‘CHUCK’

Jan. 3. 2013

Mr. Charles Walten James “Chuck”, 67, Seymour, was born Nov. 11, 1945, and passed away Jan. 3, 2013, at Kindred Rehabilitation Center in Knoxville.

He was of the Church of Christ Faith.

He was preceded in death by: Parents, Jimon and Mary Elizabeth James; infant daughter, Connie Michelle James; sisters, Betty McCaslin, Donna Whittaker and Linda James; brothers, Gerald and Gary James.

He was a Vietnam Veteran serving our country in the U.S. Army.

He is survived by: Wife, Connie James; son, Scott James and wife Hope of Clinton; daughter, Christi Banks and husband Scotty of Maryville; grandchildren, Kaley Banks, Adam Banks and Eric James.

He is also survived by sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

The family received friends from 11 a.m. - noon Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Valley Grove Baptist Church in Knoxville.

Funeral services began at noon with Dr. William H. Sims, III officiating.

Interment followed at the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, Knoxville.

Jackson Funeral Services in Oliver Springs is honored to serve the James family. We invite you to share your thoughts and memories with the family at jacksonfuneralservices.com.


EDNA MABLE MOUNCE
EDNA MABLE MOUNCE

Jan. 4, 2013

Edna Mable Mounce, 80, Clinton, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.

She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She enjoyed collecting angels and dolls, and going to yard sales to find bargains. She enjoyed singing in church and was a member of Shultz Hollow Baptist Church in Lake City.

She was preceded in death by: Parents, Chester and Jessie Mae Nolan; husband, Frank Mounce; brother, Clyde Mounce; and sister, Christine Bridges.

She is survived by: Sons, Lonnie Mounce and wife Janett of Oak Ridge, Chester Mounce of Clinton, Billy Mounce and wife Janis of Clinton; daughters, Irene Miller and husband Fred of Jacksboro, Etha Pickard of Andersonville, Patricia Scarbrough and husband John of Dallas, N.C., Mary Currier and husband Johnny of Clinton, Linda Burnworth and husband Randy of Lafollette; brothers, Edwin Nolan of Clinton, Avery Nolan of Clinton; sisters, Betty Horn of Indiana, Frankie Bonjor of Clinton, and Martha Hart and husband Russell of Clinton.

She also leaves behind 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great – great-grandchild soon to be born; best friend, Mary Ruth Phillips of Cleveland, Tenn.; dear friends of the family, Curtis and Mary Nolan, and Pete and Darlene Lowe.

The family would like to thank Westside Baptist Church for their support during their time of their loss.

Her family received her friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, in the chapel of Jones Mortuary.

Her funeral service was at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with her interment following at the Beech Grove Cemetery in Lake City with the Rev. Curtis Nolan and the Rev. Pete Lowe officiating.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton was in charge of all arrangements.


STANLEY E. (BUDDY) GUY
STANLEY E. (BUDDY) GUY

Jan. 10, 2013

Stanley E. (Buddy) Guy, 90, Clinton, born Oct. 24, 1922, in Coalfield to William Mack and Lilly Guy, joined his beloved wife, Mable, Jan. 10, 2013, in their Heavenly home.

He was a member of Sunnyside Baptist Church and a retired local business owner in Clinton. He was a US Army veteran and was proud to have served his country during War World II, where he received the Purple Heart for his bravery and devoted actions. He served in Japan and Germany. He never lost pride in our great country and never passed the American Flag or another serviceman or veteran without saluting in respect.

He was preceded in death by: Wife, Mable Guy; parents; daughter, Tosca Strain; sisters, Marjorie Oreck, Thelma Roe and Wilma Senders; brothers, Paul and Billie Guy.

Survivors: Children, Belia Wilson (Allyn) of Clinton, Rhonda Goad (Allen) of Churchill, Debbie Bunch (Kevin) of Clinton, Mike Guy (Melinda) of Clinton

Siblings, Spurgeon Guy of Oak Ridge, Bobby Guy of Kingston, JoAnn Penland of Clinton; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren, who were the love of his life

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.

Funeral service will follow with the Rev. Gavin Walls and Dr. Michael Thompson officiating.

Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens in Claxton.

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


MIKE ‘BEATLE’ BAILEY
MIKE ‘BEATLE’ BAILEY

Jan. 4, 2013

Mike “Beatle” Bailey, 53, Powell, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and uncle. He did a lot of charity rides with the Lost Brotherhood, Patriot Guard Riders, GWRRA, toy rides and cancer rides. He enjoyed life and retired from the U.S. Army. His wish was to leave this world the same way he came in…naked, and he did.

He was preceded in death by: Fathers, Charles Harvey Bailey and Estill Hamblin; mother, Dorothy Bailey.

He was also preceded in death by: Brothers, Harvey and John Bailey and Robert Hamblin; sister, Carol Tincher.

He is survived by: Wife, Debra Bailey; sons, Michael Bailey and wife Bobbi and Jason Bailey and wife Dianna; daughters, Jessica Wood and husband Todd and Katrina Eckhardt; nephew, Lee Hickey and wife Melissa; special friends, Vickie Martin, Crystal Root, Nick Miller, and Ray and Bridgett Staekley; several brothers and sisters, an abundance of grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.

His family received his friends from 5 – 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with his funeral service immediately following at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Randy Myers officiating.

His interment was at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at East Tennessee State Veterans’ Cemetery in Knoxville with full military honors.

Jones Mortuary in Clinton was in charge of all arrangements.



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