Miscellaneous Hamblen County, Tennessee Obituaries

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Friday, April 16, 1999

COFER, JEFFERY, 35, Jefferson City, son of Carol and Chuck Puckett, passed away Thursday, April 15, 1999 at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Fielden Funeral Home in New Market.

COWAN, EDITH, 82, of Morristown, passed away Friday, April 16, 1999 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System. Funeral arrangements to be announced later by Westside Chapel Funeral Home.

EATON, MR. JACK, 63, of Alpharetta, died Sunday, March 28, 1999. Mr. Eaton was the former owner/president of Southern Exposure. He is survived by his wife, Glenda Eaton of Alpharetta; children, Tim Eaton of Longview, Texas, Cindy Davis of Suwanee; Lisa McElhiney of Wichita, Kansas, Jane Boeschenstein of Zionsville, Ind.; eight grandchildren; sister, Jane Hermansen of Bethesda, Md. A funeral mass was held on Wednesday, March 31, 1999 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Father John Anderson served as celebrant. Rosary was held at Roswell Funeral Home. 

GARDNER, DOCK SHULER of Yellow Springs Road, Midway, Tenn., passed away April 16, 1999 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System in Morristown, Tenn. He was born May 5, 1911 in Van Hill in Hawkins Co., Tenn. He was a retired grader operator for Greene County Road Department, he also served as a Squire in the Greene County Quarterly Court. He was a member of Mosheim Lodge 463 F&AM as well as Mosheim Fellowship Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Rev. Edgar Gardner; and mother, Mary Burns Gardner Lowe; and loving wife, Flora Beatrice Ailshie Gardner; and one infant son; a sister, Mildred Kesterson; and a brother, Carmel Lowe. He is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, Billy and Shirley of Mosheim; Charles and Margaret of Morristown; J.L. and Pat of Parrotsville; Jerry and Linda of Midway; a daughter and son-in-law, Joy and Randy Purcell of Bristol, eight grandchildren and six-great grandchildren. He is also survived by brothers, George, Orbin, and Junior Lowe; and sisters, Lucille Kirk and Marie Brannon; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Saturday, April 17 with services to follow at Mosheim Funeral Home. The Rev. Donnie Bible and Rev. Gene Stills will officiate. Graveside services at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 18 at Bible’s Chapel Cemetery. Mosheim Chapel of Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

HERNDON, WILLARD, 83, of Rutledge, passed away Thursday, April 15, 1999 at Lakeway Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Fielden Funeral Home in New Market.

MOUNTS, EVA WAVOLENE, 73, of Rutledge, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 1999 at Community Health Partners Hospital in Lorain, Ohio. She was a member of the Church of Nazarene where she was active in the missionary society of the church and taught Sunday School. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Grace Styers; and a brother, Dick Styers. Survivors include her husband, Dewey, to whom she was married 48 years; son, Dale Truit of Vermilion, Ohio; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Chalmer Styers of Newark, Ohio; and Rev. Bob Styers of Circleville, Ohio; and a sister, Ernestine Stoffer of Toledo, Ohio. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Monday at Westside Chapel with Rev. Scott Leadford officiating. Interment to follow in the German Creek Cemetery in Bean Station. The family will receive friends 7 p.m. until 9 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home. Westside Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

NEWMAN, RALPH HAROLD, 67, Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 1999 at St. Mary’s Medical Center after an extended illness. He retired as a skill tradesman from General Motors after 32 years of service. He was the owner and operator of Ralph’s Lawn and Garden in New Market for several years. He was a veteran of the Korean War. Ralph was the son of the late George and Bea Dennison Newman and brother of the late Howard, Sam, and Roy Newman. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Reese Newman, and daughter, Linda Newman Brooks, both of Jefferson City; sons and daughters-in-law, Wayne and Cindy Newman, Rick and Gail Newman and Steve Newman all of Defiance, Ohio; grandchildren, Traci and Terry Odom, Jody, Denny, Jenny, Lindsay, Lance, Brent, Brandon and Ashley Newman; a great-grandchild, Jenna Quarles; a sister, Blanche Cockrum of Jefferson City; a brother; Bill Newman of Huntington, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service is 8 p.m., Friday at Fielden Funeral Chapel with Rev. Dennis Caldwell officiating. Family and friends will meet 10 a.m., Saturday at the funeral home to proceed to Jefferson Memorial Garden for an 11 a.m. interment. The family will receive friends 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Friday prior to services at Fielden Funeral Home in New Market.

NICHOLS, MS. ANNIE LAURIE BEWELY, West Outer Drive, Morristown, passed away Thursday, April 15, 1999. She was a school teacher in the Morristown school system for a number of years. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Dockery Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

LOUDY, VIRGINIA, 74, of Cherokee Drive, Morristown, passed away Wednesday morning as the result of a fire in her home. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Everyone will remember her a devout Christian and one who put her church and others first. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Ruth Loudy and numerous aunts and uncles. Survivors include: sisters and brothers-in-law, June and Joe Poe, Clada and Paul Riley of Greene Co.; brother and sister-in-law, Bruce and Joy Loudy of Morristown; uncle and aunt, Paul and Mamie Tomlison of Whitesburg; one niece, seven nephews, and several cousins. Funeral services will be 8 p.m., Friday, April 16, 1999 at Mayes Mortuary with Rev. Sid Nichols officiating. Graveside services will be at 10 am., Saturday at Creech’s Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday evening prior to the services at the mortuary. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church. Mayes Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

READ, NINA RUTH passed away Thursday morning, April 15, 1999 at her home. Mrs. Read was a long time member of the First United Methodist Church and Methodist Hill Garden Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Read. Surviving are her daughters and sons-in-law, Mary and Bob Pollock and Helen and Steve Warsmith; two grandchildren, Stephanie and Frank Warsmith; sister Hazel Hickey; brother, Glenn Hickey; sister-in-law, Ellen Hickey and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., April 17, 1999 in Stetzer’s Morristown Chapel with the Rev. Doug Smith officiating. Burial will be in Bethesda Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Stetzer’s in Morristown. Friends may express sympathy through memorial donations to the First United Methodist Church of Morristown. Stetzer’s Funeral Home, Morristown is in charge of arrangements.

Sunday, April 18, 1999

CARMICHAEL, FRED E. (SARGE), age 52, of 2322 Quillen Drive Morristown was called home to be with the Lord Friday at Lakeway Regional Hospital in Morristown. He served in the United States Air Force and retired with honors from the Air National Guard. He also served in Desert Storm. He was employed at Lenzing Fibers in Morristown. He is preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Claudia Carmichael. He is survived by his wife, Glenda Carmichael of the home; two sons, Fred Blane Carmichael and wife Mellisa of Morristown; one daughter, Lisa Carmichael of Morristown; three grandsons, Shay, Dakota, and Tray Carmichael; mother-in-law, Ann Burns of Rogersville; three sisters, Linda Boothe of North Carolina, Nancy Bowery of Surgoinsville and Debbie Carmichael of Rogersville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 8 p.m. Monday at Colboch-Price Chapel with Rev. Ray Mullins officiating. Military graveside service will be held by Hawkins County Color Guard 11 a.m. Tuesday in Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday prior to the service at Colboch-Price Funeral Home in Rogersville.

COFER, JEFFREY M., 35, of Jefferson City, passed away on April 15, 1999 at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Mills Springs Baptist Church. Interment will be in the Church cemetery. Fielden Funeral Home, New Market, is in charge of arrangements.

COLLINS, BILLY C., age 58 of Morristown, passed away at his home on Saturday, April 17, 1999. He was a member of Morristown Baptist Tabernacle Church and an Army Veteran. He is survived by 3 sons, Bobby Collins of Morristown, Darren Collins of Virginia, Terry Collins of St. Clair; 1 daughter, Donna King of Burnside, Ky.; 2 sisters, Shirley Buttry, Julia Adkins both of Morristown; 2 brothers, Buster Witt of Rutledge and Ronnie Witt of Morristown, 5 grandchildren, Shane Collins, Jacob King, Tyler King, Megan Collins, and Jeremy Collins. Funeral services for Billy Collins will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Morristown Baptist Tabernacle. The Rev. Ralph Benfield will officiate. Interment will be in the Hamblen Memory Gardens. The family of Mr. Collins will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. Monday at Mayes Mortuary. Mayes Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

COLLINS, REV. ELMER C., age 68 of New Tazewell passed away Friday morning, April 16, 1999 at Claiborne County Hospital. The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. today at Coffey Funeral Home in Tazewell. Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday. Burial in the Ferguson Cemetery will be held in Sneedville. Coffey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

COWAN, MARY EDITH, age 82, of Morristown passed away Friday morning, April 16, 1999 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System. She was a member of Panther Springs United Methodist Church. She was born August 4, 1916 to Guy S. and Sophia Victoria Pruitt Neese in Wytheville, Va. She was preceded in death by brothers Earnest, Bruce, Roy and Dewey. Survivors include her husband, Claude William Cowan; children, William "Sonny" Cowan and daughter-in-law Kathryn of Morristown, Kenneth Cowan and daughter-in-law Sue of Morristown, Patsy Cowan Snowden and son-in-law Stanley of Maryville; sisters, Thelma Garland and Oneida Garland of Wytheville, Va., brothers, Guy S. Neese, Jr. of Blountville, Raymond Neese of Roanoke, Va.; grandchildren, Tammy Sutton of Florida, Douglas Cowan of Morristown, Angela Snowden of Maryville, Tim Snowden who is in the U.S. Navy, Brian Cowan of Ohio, Mark and Aaron Cowan of Morristown; great-grandchildren, Braden and Emmalee Sutton of Florida, Landen Hartsoe of Mississippi, Tyrus and Grayson Cowan of Morristown; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be today, April 18, 1999 at Westside Chapel at 8:00 p.m. with Rev. Garland James officiating. Graveside services will be Monday, 11 a.m., at Jefferson Memorial Gardens. Family and Friends will meet at the cemetery at 10:45 a.m. Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today prior to services at the Westside Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Panther Springs United Methodist Church. Westside Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

FLEENOR, AILEEN FRANSISCO, age 84, of Morristown, passed away on April 16, 1999. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Sumptor Fleenor; parents, Garnett and Susan Bell Francisco; sister, Juanita Carter. Mrs. Fleenor was educated in the public schools of Hamblen County and city of Morristown and was a graduate of Tennessee Wesleyan College of Athens. She was retired from Parks-Belk in Morristown and was a life-time member of the Panther Springs United Methodist Church. She is survived by daughters, Sue Hardy Bain of Powder Springs, Ga. and Ann Rhea of Talbott; grandchildren, Randy Hardy, Sandy Hardy Sobotka of Marietta, Ga., Amie Rhea Blanchard of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., Jon Rhea of Knoxville; great-grandchildren, Jake and Sam Hardy, Collin Blanchard. Funeral services for Mrs. Fleenor will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. today at Mayes Mortuary. The Rev. Garland E. James will officiate. Interment will be in the Jarnagin Cemetery. The family of Mrs. Fleenor will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. today prior to the services at Mayes. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Panther Springs United Methodist Church. Mayes Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

HERNDON, WILLARD, 83 of Rutledge, passed away on April 15, 1999 at Lakeway Regional Medical Center. Interment Service will be 10 A.M. Sunday in Mitchell Springs Cemetery. Fielden Funeral Home, New Market, is in charge of arrangements.

JOHNSTON, CLARENCE EDWIN, age 80 of Cumberland Gap, passed away April 17, 1999 at Claiborne County Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. For more information, call Coffey Funeral Home. Coffey Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.

LANGFORD, CLEO, age 70 of Webster Valley Rd. in Rogersville, passed away Saturday morning at Baptist Hospital in Knoxville. She was a member of Kepler Missionary Baptist Church and was employed as a teacher at Kepler Elementery School in the Hawkins County School System for 47 years. She graduated from Carson Newman College in Jefferson City. She is preceded in death by her parents, Kelley and Liza Mowl Langford; 1 brother, Kelley Langford, Jr.; 1 nephew, Warren Langford. She is survived by 1 sister-in-law, Anna Ruth Langford of Rogersville; 1 niece, Pamela Langford of Gray. Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Colboch-Price Chapel with Rev. Maurice Lay officiating. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday at Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday prior to services at Colboch-Price Funeral Home in Rogersville. Colboch-Price Funeral Home, Rogersville will be in charge of arrangements.

MOUNTS, EVA WAVOLENE, age 73, of Rutledge, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 1999, at Community Health Partners Hospital in Lorain, Ohio. She was a member of the Church of Nazarene where she was active in the missionary society of the church and taught Sunday school. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Grace Styers; brother, Dick Styers. Survivors include her husband Dewey, to whom she was married 48 years; son, Dale Truit of Vermilion, Ohio; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brothers, Chalmer Styers of Newark, Ohio, Rev. Bob Styers of Circleville, Ohio; sister, Ernestine Stoffer of Toledo, Ohio. Funeral services will be Monday at 10:00 a.m. at Westside Chapel with Rev. Scott Leadford officiating. Interment to follow in the Harrell Cemetery, Bean Station. The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Westside Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

NICHOLS, ANNIE B., age 90, passed away on Thursday, April 15, 1999 at her home. She was born on February 19, 1909 and was a former teacher at in Hamblen County. Mrs. Nichols taught at Judson S. Hill and West Elementary School for 42 years and was a member of First Presbyterian Church. She is preceded in death by husband, Frank Burnett Nichols. Survivors include her children, one daughter, Jewell N. Seals Nichols of Morristown; brothers, Claude (Jack) Bewley of Kansas City, Missouri; grandchildren, Benjamin and Jacquetta Seals of Memphis; uncle, Cass Bewley of Philadelphia; brother-in-law, James A. Nichols of Morristown; three sisters-in-law, Delora Bewley of Missouri, Ollie N. Mackey of Ind., Ruth C. Nichols of N.J.; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends. The family will receive friends on Monday, April 19, 1999 at 7:00 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church on 601 W. Main St. Funeral Services will be held at All Saints Episcopal Church on Monday at 8:00 p.m. April 19, 1999. Interment will be held Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at Morristown City Cemetery. Donations in memory of Ms. Nichols will be accepted by the West Elementary School Library. Family will be at the residence of Jewell Nichols of 1431 Lloyd St. (587-4708). Dockery Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.

PARKER, WILEY K., age 68 of White pine, passed away April 16, 1999 at the V.A. Hospital in Johnson City. He was employed with the Park Ranger Service, Panther Creek State Park Maintenance Department and a veteran with the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willis and Ida Manning Parker and 3 brothers, Herbert, Wendell and Virch Parker. Survivors include his daughter, Shona Hill; grandson, Jason Hill of White Pine; brothers, Willis Parker, Jr. of Morristown, George Parker of Bean Station and Lewis Parker of West Carrollton, Ohio; sisters, Stella Wolfe of Morristown, Hazel Alexander of Johnson City, Grace Davis of Miamisburg, Ohio; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 3:00 p.m. today at Westside Chapel with Rev. Elmer Lampkin officiating. Military graveside service to follow in the Dalton Community Cemetery, Treadway by VFW Post 5266. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. today before the time of service. Westside Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

SHRADER, DYLAN THOMAS, infant son of Kevin and Jennifer Cox Shrader, went to be with the Lord as one of the little angels Friday evening, April 16, 1999, at Saint Mary’s Medical Center in Knoxville. He is survived by his father and mother; grandparents, Dwayne and Sharon Ward, Marjorie and Billy Joe Shrader, Hal and Tammy Cox; loving aunts and uncles, Amy and Kim Shrader, Jerry and Karen Shrader, Kristal and Jason Hutsell; cousins, Amber and Kaitlin; great-grandparents, Harold and Bertha Cox, Ruby Stuffell, and the late Bill Pollard, Martha Shrader, and Faye and Tommy Ward; many cousins, aunts, uncles, and special friends. Graveside Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday afternoon, April 19, 1999, in the Lebanon (Greenbriar) Baptist Church Cemetery. All family and friends are welcome. Arrangements are by Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City.

Monday, April 19, 1999

Lambert, Lloyd, age 64, of Hill Top Road, Rogersville, passed away Saturday afternoon, April 17, 1999 at Hawkins County Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. He was retired from construction work. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, and he was of the Pentecostal faith. He is survived by his wife, Bertha Lambert of the home; children, Lloyd Lambert, Jr. of Lafayette, Ind., Michael Lambert of Manning, South Carolina, Edith Smith of Plymouth, Indiana, Debbie Allen of Lafayette, Ind., Lenny Lambert of the home; several grandchildren; brother, Allen Lambert of Baltimore, Maryland; sisters, Pansy Miles of Ashland, Ky. and Evelyn Kurtzmiller of Baltimore, Md.; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held noon, Tuesday, April 20, 1999, at Colboch-Price Chapel with Rev. Hugh Minor and Rev. Byron Chambers officiating. Interment will follow in the Kite Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. Monday and from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Monday, April, 19, 1999, at Colboch-Price Funeral Home in Rogersville.

Haynes, Mrs. Fannie, age 90, of Jefferson City, died at 10:45 a.m. Sunday morning April 18, 1999, at the Jefferson County Nursing Home following an extended illness. Mrs. Haynes was a member of the Oakland United Methodist Church and an active member of the Home Demonstration Club. She was the widow of the late Don Haynes and mother of the late Bobby Haynes. Surviving is her daughter and son-in-law, Gladys Haynes and John Snyder of Brick, N.J.; granddaughter, Julie Snyder of Arlington, Va.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, April 21, 1999, from the Farrar Funeral Chapel in Jefferson City with Reverend Ben Lynch officiating. Interment will follow in the Oakland United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest that memorial contributions be given to the Jefferson County Nursing Home, 914 Industrial Park Road, Dandridge, Tenn. 37725. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City.

NICHOLS, ANNIE B., age 90, of Morristown, passed away Thursday, April 15, 1999 at her home. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m., Monday, April 19 at All Saints Episcopal Church in Morristown prior to the funeral service. Interment will be 10 a.m.,Tuesday, April 20 in the City Cemetery. Dockery Funeral is in charge of arrangements.

CANNON, JOE, age 91, of Talbott received his eternal promotion Sunday, April 18, 1999. He was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Margaret Cannon; son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Willistene Cannon of Talbott; daughter, Betty Joe Hill of Morristown; seven grandchildren, Mark, Mack, and Richard Hill, Donna Dearing, Barbara Henson, Kay Williams, Shirley Purkey, all of Morristown; and eight great-grandchildren. Graveside service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ebenezer Cemetery with Brother Richard Crayne officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Westside Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

LANE SR., ROBERT E., of Strawberry Plains passed away Sunday, April 18, 1999 at his home. Funeral services will be announced by Fielden Funeral Home New Market.

HARRIS, DAVID M., 76, of New Market passed away Sunday April 18, 1999 at his home. Services will be announced by Fielden Funeral Home New Market. 

SCOTT, DR. CHARLES SEALE, age 75, of Morristown, passed away on Saturday, April 17, at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. He was a member of First United Methodist Church. He was the son of the late Charles Sidney and Lonora Katherine Seale Scott. Dr. Scott attended Lincoln Memorial University and Carson Newman College, where he was with the Navy V12 program. He graduated from the University of Arkansas Medical School in 1947. He was an intern at Montefiore Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa. Dr. Scott was in general practice in Middlesboro, Ky. from 1948 to 1952. Dr. Scott served in the U.S. Air Force in Germany, Saudi Arabia and North Africa from 1952-1954. He completed his residency at University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 1958. Dr. Scott began his East Tennessee OB-GYN practice in 1958 in Morristown. He was active in the Lakeway Medical Society, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and had been the Chief of Staff several times at Morristown-Hamblen Hospital. Survivors include: wife, Billie Scott; daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Dale Allen of Knoxville, Tenn.; son and daughter-in-law, Doug and Cathy Scott of Morristown; step daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Danny Stapleton of Morristown; step daughter and son-in-law, Lynn and Doug Hamilton of Walla Walla, Wash.; step son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Patty Bireley of Sevierville; sisters, Edith Harber, Harrogate, Tenn. and Lenora Scott Jones, Lexington, Ky.; sister and brother-in-law, Betty S. and Lloyd Riggsbee, Chapel Hill, N.C.; brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Norma Scott, San Antonio, Texas; grandchildren, Brian F.S. Allen, Adam M. Allen, Julianne S. Edwards, Holly A. Collins, Lea Ann Swann, David Stapleton, Shonda Johnson, Sarah Lynn Bireley, Brian Bireley and Jonathan Shelton; great grandchildren, Charles Scott Edwards, Andrew Swann and Griffin Johnson. Funeral services for Dr. Scott will be conducted at 8 p.m. on Tuesday at Mayes Mortuary. The family will receive friends from 5p.m. until 8 p.m. prior to services. Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Hamblen Memory Gardens. Mayes Mortuary is in charge.

Parker, Wiley K., age 68, of White Pine, passed away April 16, 1999 at the V.A. Hospital in Johnson City. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Sunday at Westside Chapel with Rev. Elmer Lampkin officiating. A military graveside service followed in the Dalton Community Cemetery, Treadway by VFW Post 5266. Westside Chapel Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

NEWMAN, WILLIAM JEFFREY, age 30, of White Pine, passed away Sunday, April 18, 1999, at his residence. He was a member of Sartain Springs Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Ray and Francis Newman. He is survived by one son, Cody Newman of the home; mother, Phyllis Newman of Morristown; father, Tommy Newman of White Pine; and grandparents Richard and Juanita Pollard of Talbott; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Graveside service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery with Rev. Horace Green officiating. The family will receive friends 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Westside Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

PHILLIPS, JANICE FAYE ARRINGTON, age 56, of Morristown, passed away Sunday, April 18, 1999 at her home. Stubblefield Funeral Home in Morristown in charge of arrangements.

COLLINS, BILLY C., age 58, of Morristown, passed away at his home on Saturday, April 17. He was a member of Morristown Baptist Tabernacle Church, and he was an army veteran. He is survived by three sons, Bobby Collins of Morristown, Darren Collins of Virginia and Terry Collins of St. Clair; one daughter, Donna King of Burnside, Ky.; two sisters, Shirley Buttry and Julia Adkins both of Morristown; two brothers, Buster Witt of Rutledge and Ronnie Witt of Morristown; and five grandchildren, Shane Collins, Jacob King, Tyler King, Megan Collins and Jeremy Collins. Funeral services for Billy Collins will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Morristown Baptist Tabernacle. The Rev. Ralph Benfield will officiate. Interment will be in the Hamblen Memory Gardens. The family of Mr. Collins will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Monday at Mayes Mortuary. Mayes Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

SMITH, BERT R., of Houston Texas, formerly of Morristown, passed away on April 13 in Houston. He was the son of the late Edgar L. and Bessie Mae Smith. He is survived by his wife-Kenny B. Smith of Houston, Texas; sisters, Bettie L. Helton and Mrs. Fred Beal; brothers, Troy B., Earl B., Harry R., and Marvin Smith, all of Morristown; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Smith will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, at Mayes Mortuary. The Rev. Hubert Bunch will officiate. Interment will be in the Jefferson Memory Gardens, with military graveside conducted by VFW Post 5266. The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Monday at Mayes. Mayes Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

MORRISON, MILDRED C., age 80, of Knoxville, Tenn., formerly of Morristown, died Saturday afternoon, April 17, 1999, at Brakebill Nursing Home in Knoxville. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence Charles and Zora McCurry Morrison; and a brother, Kenneth Morrison. Ms. Morrison was an employee of the Bell Telephone Company for over 40 years in Morristown and Tucson, Ariz., and she was a member of Farragut Christian Church. Survivors include her sister-in-law, Maxine Morrison; nephews and their wives, Mike and Pat Morrison, and Ted and Stacy Morrison, all of Knoxville; nieces, Vickie Meacham of Franklin, Tenn., and Donna Day and husband Randy of Ooltewah; grand nieces, Cassi Morrison and Crissie Meacham; and grand nephew, Zachary Day. Funeral services will be held 8 p.m. Monday at Allen Funeral Home with Dr. Tommy Smith officiating. Interment will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Hamblen Memory Gardens with Bob Mize presiding. The family will receive friends 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. prior to the service. Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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