Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries
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|BAILEY, DESSIE BOBBY ALBRIGHT - age 85, passed away July
1, 1998, at St. Mary's Hospital. Preceded in death by husband, W.H. Bailey.
Survivors: son, Kyle H. Meadors and wife, Joan; granddaughter, Lari; several
nieces and nephews in Kentucky and Ohio; special friends, Leela Kay and
Ann and the Curtis Ward family. Funeral service 7 p.m. Thursday, Mynatt's
Chapel. Family and friends will meet at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens at 10
a.m. Friday for interment. Mynatt's in charge.
BEAN, GLADYS ANNA - passed away June 30, 1998, at Asbury Acres Nursing Home. She was 102 years old. She leaves behind her son Robert Bean; daughter, Linda Anderson; grandchildren, Jim, Charles, Bo, and Craig Bean, Mark and Roger Anderson, Angela Anderson Homola, Cindy Anderson Salley; and ten great-grandchildren; brother, Raymond Rhea; and a very special friend, Louise Oliver. Our mom and "Nanny" was a very special lady. She had over a century of life, and during that life, she gave her time and shared her love and wonderful sense of humor with all of us. She made home place you wanted to return to. She will be missed by all who knew her. The family will receive friends at Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway on Saturday, July 4, 1998 from 6-8 p.m. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Sunday, July 5, 1998, at Woodlawn Cemetery.
CALE, CHRISTINE JOHNSON - age 74, of Oak Ridge, passed on July 1, 1998, at her home. Mrs. Cale worked in the Oak Ridge School system for a number of years (pre-school program). She was a member of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church for many years. She was preceded in death by parents, Lonnie Johnson and Savannah Johnson; two sisters; one brother; one daughter; and twin sons. Survivors include: husband, Willie T. Cale; two children, Stanley A. Cale and Gina S. Cale, of Oak Ridge; one step-daughter, Betty J. Cale; three grandchildren, Eric T. Cale, Ginae' N. Cale and Xavier I. Cale; one sister, Alice Jean Johnson of Chicago, Ill.; one brother, Perry Johnson of Cleveland, Ohio; four sisters-in-law, Mary Williams of Kentucky, Josephine Thomas of Knoxville, Betty Cale and Gladys Cale, both of Knoxville, and Betty Johnson of Alcoa; four brothers-in-law, James Cale of Oak Ridge, Robert Cale and Buddy Thomas, both of Knoxville, and Sam Johnson of Chicago, Ill.; a very special and devoted friend, Mother Ivy. Funeral services will be held Sunday, July 5, 1998, at 3 p.m. at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 195 Wilberforce Ave. in Oak Ridge with Rev. Tommy Mims officiating. Interment to follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. The remains may be viewed after 12 noon, Saturday at Foothills Funeral Home, 910 E. Lincoln Rd., Maryville.
CARVER, JASON LEE - age 22, of Loudon, died Thursday morning at U.T. Hospital. He was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his mother, Donna Tarver; grandfather, David Carver. Survivors: sister, Selena Clemmer of Loudon; grandmother, Lottie Bonner of Kingston; uncles and aunts, Tommy and Carla Robinson of Greenback, Jim and Sylvia Roberson, Cindy Carver, and Steve Carver, all of Loudon; cousins, Brady and Brianne Roberson, Brent and Autumn Robinson. Funeral services 7:30 p.m. Friday, Loudon Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Howard Byrd officiating. Graveside services 10 a.m. Saturday at Cloyds Creek Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6-7:30 p.m. Friday at Loudon Funeral Home.
CLAXTON, MRS. ROBIE IRENE - of Seymour, passed away Thursday, July 2, 1998, at Baptist Hospital in Knoxville. She retired from the Sevier County school system and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Seymour. She is survived by her husband, Mr. Albert Gale Claxton; two sons, Darwin Claxton of Seymour and James Claxton of Maryville; two brothers, John Cole of Monroe, Mich. and Hollis Cole of New Tazewell, Tenn.; one sister, Eula James Alberts of Sun City, Fla; three grandchildren. Family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Friday, July 3, 1998, at the Highland South Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in the Highland South Cemetery. Highland South Funeral Home and Cemetery in charge. (573-7300).
WELCH, LONAS G. - age 89, of Halls, passed away July 2, 1998, at St. Mary's Hospital. Member of Texas Valley Baptist Church. Preceded in death by wives, Tennie Bell Romines Welch, and Alice Lewis Welch. Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Shirley Welch; grandchildren, Roger and Dennis Welch and Linda Carr; great-grandchildren, Stacy Leanne Martin, Matthew Welch, Dennis Welch, Jr., Amanda Carr; great-great grandson, Colin Welch; brother, Fowler Welch of Halls; sisters, Lenoir Cardwell of Halls, Jeanitta Irwin of Myrtle Beach, S. C. Funeral service 8 p.m. Saturday, Mynatt's Chapel. Rev. Herman Lakin and Rev. Curtis Tindell officiating. Family and friends will meet at Mynatt's at 2:30 p.m. Sunday and proceed to Halls Memory Gardens for interment at 3 p.m. Pallbearers: Buford, Clyde, Jeff, Johnny and Ulyess Welch and Herbert Buckner. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Mynatt's.
COWDEN, MARY BURNS - age 76, of Knoxville, passed away July 2, 1998. Member of South Knoxville Chapter of Eastern Star and Royal Neighbors of America. Preceded in death by brothers, The Musical Burns, W.C. Burns, Thomas C. Burns, Aytchie Burns, and Kenneth Charles (Jethro) Burns. Survivors: sisters, Ann Burns Johnson of Huntsville, Ala, Jean Burns Brewer of Blacksburg, Va; several nieces and nephews. No services will be held. Arrangements by Mynatt's.
DEAN, LOTTIE L. - age 72, died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at her home after a lengthy illness. Mrs. Dean was the widow of C.H. (Chili) Dean, Jr. Former board member and chairman of TVA, and former general manager of the Knoxville Utilities Board. Mrs. Dean is survived by her sister, Camille Lavender; daughters and sons-in-law, Helen and Joseph Bruner, Camille and Mike Glover; sons and daughters-in-law, James and Laura Dean, all of Knoxville; grandchildren, Justin and Collin Bruner, Michael, Miles, and Michelle Glover, Jennie, Helen, and McLeod Dean; sisters-in-law, Anne Dean McWhirter of Knoxville and Mildred Lavender of Jonesboro, Tenn.; nieces, Carol Mutter of Chattanooga and Patsy Lavender of Blacksburg, Va.; nephews, Brice Lavender, Dean Farmer, Chuck Farmer, all of Knoxville and Reid Farmer of Memphis. Memorial service 3 p.m Friday at Erin Presbyterian Church with Rev. John Stuart officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family request that contributions be sent to Erin Presbyterian Church, 200 Lockett Rd., Knoxville, TN 37919, The C.H. Dean, Jr. Scholarship for Ft. Sanders School of Nursing, 1915 White Ave., Knoxville, TN 37916 or The Ramsey House, 2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville, TN 37914. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
EDWARDS, EMMA MAE - age 88, of Braden Chapel Rd. Speedwell, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 1998, at the LaFollette Nursing Home. Mrs. Edwards was a member of Braden Chapel Baptist Church. She loved to cook and be with her grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husbands, Jim Edwards and Ivo Brantley; sons, Delmer Brantley and Doyle Edwards; step-daughters, Kay Braden, Alda Clawson, Alberta Leach and Margie Monday; parents, John and Mary Cain Braden. She is survived by sons, Ivo Brantley and Glen Edwards of Speedwell; step-son, Matthew Edwards of Speedwell; daughters, Ruby Bratcher, Mary Whaley and Barbara Whaley, all of Speedwell, Bernice Shepherd of Michigan; step-daughters, Betty Clawson of Dayton, Ohio and Helen Clawson of Speedwell; 55 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great grandchildren; brothers, Dan, Daris and Kyle Braden of Michigan; sister, Oris Carmon of Tazewell; a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services 11 a.m. Friday, July 3, 1998, in the Chapel of Martin Funeral Home with Rev. J.C. Monday and Rev. Gary Cunningham officiating. Interment to follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Speedwell. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Martin Funeral Home of LaFollette in charge of arrangements.
FREUND, CHRISTINE - age 99, passed away Wednesday evening, July 1, 1998, at the Baptist Health Care Center in Lenoir City, Tenn. She is survived by two daughters, four grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City in charge.
GILBERTSON, MARTIN A. - age 80, of Knoxville, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, June 27, 1998, after a lengthy illness. Survivors: beloved wife, Rev. Agnes Gilbertson; daughters, sons-in-law, and granddaughters, Mary, Ted and Brighton Fowler, of Sisters, Ore., Paula, Rick, and Allyson Vogel, of Lake Oswego, Ore.; sister, Margaret Rogers, of Winneconne, Wis. Funeral service 3 p.m. Saturday, July 4, 1998, at Atchley's Smoky Mountain Chapel. The Rev. Dr. Bill Barron and Rev. Arne Walker officiating. Interment to follow in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity or the King's Academy. The family will receive friends 2-3 p.m. Saturday, at Atchley's Smoky Mountain Chapel, Pigeon Forge.
HUMPHREY, JAMES P. "BRICK" - age 80, died Wednesday afternoon at St. Mary's Hospital after an extended illness. He was a graduate of Knoxville High School where he was active in ROTC. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and upon his return was employed by Thomas Broadus Insurance Agency until his retirement. He was a lifetime member of DeMolays and a member of Charles H. McKinney Masonic Lodge #433 F&AM for 56 years. He attended Central United Methodist Church and was a loyal member of the married couples class. He was a member of Beaver Brook Country Club where he enjoyed many rounds of golf with dear friends. Survivors: wife, Helen Adkins Humphrey; sister, Elizabeth Loy; sons, Frank A. Kelly, Jr. and Paul K. Kelly; daughter, Deborah Humphrey Good; ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and friend and will be greatly missed. Family and friends will meet at the West Adair entrance to Lynnhurst Cemetery 10:45 a.m. Friday for graveside services at 11 a.m. with Rev. Dan Moore officiating. Memorials may be made to Central United Methodist Church, The American Cancer Society or The American Heart Association. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
KITTS, BILL - age 60, of Halls, passed away June 30, 1998, at St. Mary's Hospital. Attended Old Rugged Cross Baptist Church. Preceded in death by grandson, Daniel Kitts. Survivors: wife, Nellie Sue Kitts; son and wife, Larry and Michelle Kitts; grandchildren, Jennifer, Matthew, Alison, and Jacob Kitts; sisters, Beulah of Knoxville, Mary Lou of Indiana and Katherine and Faye, both of Alabama; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 2 p.m. Friday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev, Eddie Myers, Rev. David Orrick officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers: Bob Shoffner, Charles Rowe, Curtis Welch, Mark Vineyard, Johnny McBee, Raymond Hensley. Mynatt's in charge.
MALONE, MR. JAMES ALFRED - age 75, of Sharps Chapel, passed away suddenly Tuesday, June 30, 1998, member of Irwin Chapel Methodist Church. Trustee for 16 years in Union County, lifetime farmer. He was a prominent and well-respected man of the community. Preceded in death by father and mother, Charles and Lula Malone; brother, Carl Malone. Survivors: sister, Anita Malone Sharp of Maynardville; sister and brother-in-law, Gwendolyn (Malone) and Victor Lynch, of Knoxville; brother, Lynn O. Malone, Russiaville, Ind.; brother and sister-in-law, William (Billy) and Norma Jean Malone, Kempton, Ind.; sister-in-law, Edna Malone, Kempton, Ind.; nieces, Brenda Elliott, Burkbank, Calif., Vickie Peterson, Meza, Ariz.; nephew, Lynn Sharp of Maynardville; great-nieces, Laurie Elliott, Valerie Mohr; great-nephews, Steven Elliott and J.D. Mohr; special friends, The Stooksbury family. Interment 11 a.m., Friday, at Ousley and Graves Cemetery, Sharps Chapel. In lieu of flowers send donations to the Union County Rescue Squad, 645 Main Street, Maynardville, TN 37807. Ailor Mortuary, Maynardville, in charge.
MILLER, SUE A. - age 57, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 1998, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center after a courageous battle against cancer. She was raised and lived in Wayne, Mich. prior to coming to Tennessee. Ms. Miller was a real estate broker in the Knoxville area for approximately 25 years and most recently was a financial advisor with American Express. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Knoxville and was an active member of the Board of Directors of Lutheran Family Services. Survivors: sister, Doris Vail, Knoxville; niece, Nadine Vail; great-nieces, Amy and Andrea Preston; great-nephew, Aaron Preston, all of Wayne, Mich. Graveside service 11 a.m. Friday, Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Linda Prince officiating. Honorary pallbearers: Mac Stephens, Mac Meredith, Larry Kelsey, Jim Kreklau, Arch Martin, John MacLellan, Charles Cole and Rick Buckles. In lieu of flowers gifts may be sent to the Knoxville Race for the Cure, P.O. Box 11772, Knoxville, TN 37939. Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway in charge.
MUCKLE, ODELL - departed this life on Wednesday, July 2, 1998, in Boston, Mass. The body will be returned to Knoxville for funeral and interment. Further arrangements will be announced later by Unity Mortuary.
NEAL, MRS. CECILE MYNATT - age 91, of Knoxville, died 8:20 a.m. Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Northhaven Health Care Center. Member of Oakwood United Methodist Church and retired from Fulton Company. Survivors: grandchildren, Albert Cole and Sue Cole both of Hazel Green, Ala.; sister, Mary Imogene Mynatt Brown; sister-in-law, Mrs. Ralph (Melldean) Mynatt both of Knoxville; brother-in-law, Paul E. Brown, Michigan; nieces, and nephews, Carolyn (Brown) and Al Strunk, Glen Ellyn, Ill., Jack and Darleen Courtney, Alexandria, La. Patsy and George Bridges, Joyce Ann and Billy Cordell, Tami and Randy Vaden, all of Knoxville, Robert Brown, Royal Oak, Mich, Douglas Brown, Madison Heights, Mich.; cousin, Robert T. Mynatt, Jr., San Diego, Calif. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday, July 6, 1998, at Stevens Chapel, Rev. Tom Ballard (Pastor of Bookwalter United Methodist Church), officiating. Interment Highland Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends 12 noon-2 p.m., Monday ,July 6, 1998, at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Ave. at Broadway.
PAYNE, HAZEL MYERS - age 76, of Maryville, died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at her home. She was a member of Laws Chapel Primitive Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Reuben Payne, Sr.; son, Jack Payne; father and mother, John A. and Rebecca Oliver Myers; sisters, Lena Shields and Edith Byrd. Survivors include son, Tony Payne of Tunnell Hill, Ga.; sons and daughters-in-law, Reuben, Jr. and Sandra Payne of Maryville, Don and Jane Payne of Pasadena, Texas; eight grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Sue and Clyde Phillips of Maryville; brother, John C. "Tom" Myers of Maryville; brother and sister-in-law, Luther C. and Betty Myers of Maryville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Friday in McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Danny McKee, Rev. Carl White and Rev. Tom Robins officiating. The interment service will be at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at Grandview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30-8 p.m. Friday at McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home, Maryville.
SATTERFIELD, BURLEIGH LEE - born January 19, 1913, in Lee County, Va., where he spent his early life, passed away July 1, 1998, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He owned and operated General Merchandise in Sneedville, Tenn. for 23 years. He served in the U.S. Army. He served on Board of Directors at Carson-Newman College for several years. He was also a Member of Directors at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He was the host for Knoxville Tours for 17 years. He was President of the Workshop for the blind. He was a member of Jefferson City Baptist Church and the Men's Sunday School Class. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Marshall and Virda Satterfield; sister, Mary Satterfield; and brothers, Robert L., Louis H., and Willard K. Satterfield. Survivors: wife of 63 years, Gertrude Satterfield; sisters, Patsy Nuttingham and Gwen Anderson, of Kingsport, Tenn.; brothers, Ralph K., of Kingsport, and Marshall, of Jefferson City, Mo.; several nieces and nephews; special friend, Judy Collins. Services will be 8 p.m., Saturday, at Mayes Mortuary in Morristown, Tenn., with Rev. Billy Daniel officiating. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, in Jefferson Memorial Gardens. Nephews will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the mortuary. Mayes Mortuary in charge of arrangements.
STAIR, HUBERT MAYNARD - age 86, of Mascot, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Ft. Sanders Hospital. Member of Roseberry Baptist Church. Retired from ASARCO after 36 years service. Survivors: wife of 58 years, Elpha Lawson Stair; sons and daughter-in-law, Ronald E. and Phyllis Stair, Gary D. Stair and Fiancee Elzan Barnes, of Strawberry Plains; daughter and son-in-law, Ginger and Jim Bates, of Adamsville, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends. Funeral service 7:30 p.m., Friday, Roseberry Baptist Church, Rev. Kenny Shinlever and nephew, Rev. Eddie Earl officiating. Family and friends will meet at Roseberry Cemetery at 10:45 a.m., Saturday, for interment at 11 a.m. Pallbearers: Greg, Wesley, Bill, Jim, and Ricky Stair, Chuck Evans, Rodney Stallings and Stanley Stiles. Honorary pallbearers: Cousin Lawrence Bozeman, friend Harold Cate. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roseberry Baptist Church Bus Fund, 2920 Roseberry Rd., Mascot, TN 37806. The family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m., Friday at Roseberry Baptist Church. Mynatt's in charge.
SNEDDEN, WILLIAM K. - age 79, of Knoxville, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 1998, in Dayton, Ohio. Member of Sevier Heights Baptist Church. A US Army Veteran. Preceded in death by his wife, Peggy; parents, William J. and Hannah Mae; brother, Major Kenneth J. Survivors: daughters and sons-in-law, Bonita and William Henriksen, Miami, Fla., Patricia and William Doan, Anchorage, Alaska, Doris and Richard Frazier, Knoxville; grandchildren, Melanie Bellino and Scott Norris; great-granddaughters, Kaitlyn and Allyson Bellino; sisters, Mabel Walsh, Mesa, Ariz., Eleanor Snedden; brothers, Bruce and Harold Snedden, all of Dayton, Ohio; several nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Friday, Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel, Rev. David Abernathy officiating. Family and friends will meet at Greenwood Cemetery at 9:45 a.m. Saturday for graveside and interment service at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family request that contributions be made to the American Heart Association, 4708 Papermill Road, Knoxville, TN 37909. The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. Friday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
STINER, KYLE RYAN - age 9, of Halls, passed away June 29, 1998, in Hickory, N.C. A student at Halls Elementary School, he loved to play golf and fish. Kyle was a loving child who lived for making people laugh. He loved children and will be loved and missed always and forever. Survivors: parents, Rebecca and Mark Stiner; brother, Brandon; sister, Tiffany; grandparents, Barbara and Edward Chandler; Kendal and Shelby Stiner; great-grandparents, Lillian and Emmitt Ford. Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday Rose Chapel with Rev. Douglas Ellison and Rev. Bill Buhl officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers, Mark and Brandon Stiner, Lynn Burgin, Edward Chander, James Stiner, Ronnie Harvey, Alan Williams. Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel in charge.
WARD, ALBERT COOK - age 85, of Sweetwater, Tenn., devoted husband, father, grandfather, and a well-known retired businessman, passed away suddenly Wednesday morning, July 1, 1998, at Sweetwater Hospital. Mr. Ward had been the owner of Ward Lumber Company of Sweetwater, and a building contractor and real estate developer. He was a Charter Member of the Sweetwater Optimist Club, former member of the Monroe County Planning Commission, and a charter member of the Monroe County Bank Board of Directors. Born October 25, 1912, in Loudon County, Tenn., he was the last surviving child of the late Judge J.J. and Hattie Cook Ward of McMinn County. Survivors: loving wife of 59 years, Nelle Kennedy Ward; daughters, Marilyn Ward , both of Sweetwater, and Alma Ward Sliger, of Athens; grandchildren, Randall Ward Sliger, Melissa Sliger Grizzle, and Emileo Sliger; great-grandson, Garrett Grizzle, all of Athens; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends. The body is at Kyker Funeral Home, Sweetwater, where the family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, with Funeral Services to follow in Kyker's Chapel at 8 p.m. with Rev. Daniel N. Williams and Rev. Ridley G. Smith officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Saturday, in the West View Cemetery in Sweetwater. Pallbearers: John Ward, Bill Ward, J. Gid Redmond, Ricky Crabtree, Ted Pless, Harold Wilson, Robert Sliger, and Jim Pedigo. Honorary Pallbearers: Doug Heuer, Larry Anderson, Judge Billy Ridenour, and Charles Wilkins. The family request memorials may be made to the Habitat for Humanity, or the Sweetwater Public Library.
WEAVER, BERNICE C. - age 76, of St. Joseph, Ill., formerly of Lenoir City, passed away Saturday, June 27, 1998, in Urbana, Ill. She was born March 3, 1922 at Martel, Tenn., a daughter of Charles M. and Dezzie Isbell Cress. Mrs. Weaver graduated from Lenoir City High School and from a business college in Knoxville. She was the postmaster at Martel for 10 years. She then worked at Al Kish Insurance Agency at Champaign, Ill., at the State Bank of St. Joseph and for 19 years at Christie Clinic in Champaign, Ill. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of St. Joseph, Ill., the St. Joseph Senior Citizens and the Rantoul Chapter of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees. She is survived by her husband, Robert E. Weaver; son, Charles R. Weaver of Henderson, Nev.; and a sister, Elizabeth Easter of Lenoir City. Funeral services were held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 30, 1998, at Freese Funeral Home in St. Joseph, Ill. Burial was in Mount Olive Cemetery in Mayview, Ill. Courtesy of Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City.
WOLFENBARGER, MRS. RUBY (WILMOUTH) - age 86, of Corryton, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at 8:30 a.m. at her home. Preceded in death by husband, Lloyd Wolfenbarger; son, Kenneth Wolfenbarger. Survivors include sons, Henry and Michael Wolfenbarger; daughters, Jewell Bryant, Mavis Wallker, Martha Buckner, MaryLou Wilson, Brenda Vaughn, Daisy Peterman, Urynia Patrick, and Viola Wolfenbarger; brother, Maynard Wilmouth; sister, Mary Ezell; 31 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m., Thursday, with funeral services to follow at 8 p.m., at Ailor's Chapel, No. 2. Rev. Curtis Tindell officiating. Interment 11 a.m. Friday, Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews. Ailor Mortuary, Maynardville, in charge of arrangements.
YATES, DELCIE MARIE - age 72, of Maryville, passed away Thursday, July 2, 1998, at Blount Memorial Hospital. Preceded in death by parents, Tom and Mae Johnson McCall; sister, Ida McCall. Survivors: husband, Ulyss Yates; daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and James McCammon of Maryville, Lillie and J.P. Johnson of Knoxville, Vivian and Sam Waycaster of Maryville; son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Linda (Cooper) Yates of Maryville; grandson and wife, Adam and Crystal Johnson of Knoxville; grandson, Matthew Waycaster, of Maryville; granddaughters and husbands, Brenda and Michael Wilkinson, of Knoxville, Sherri and Bradley Payne, of Maryville; granddaughter, Lisa McCammon, of Maryville; great-grandson, Zachary Payne; step-grandchildren and spouses, Sammy and Kathy Waycaster, of Maryville, Beverly and Clayton Cox, of Knoxville; sisters, Verdell Steele and Ersa Kirkland, both of Maryville; brother and sister-in-law, Wallace and Thelma McCall, of Maryville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m., Friday, Miller Funeral Home Chapel. Interment 11 a.m., Saturday, at Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday,at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville.
YOUNG, MR. JAMES D. - age 40, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 1, 1998. Mr. Young was a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church and was the owner of Cherokee Sign Co., and was also an accomplished musician. Beloved husband of Lori; father of Aleana 20, Kate 18, John 16, Sarah 14, and Donald James 5. Also survived by parents, Donald and Shirlee Young of Milford, Mich.; siblings, Patrick (Dorothy) of Knoxville, Michael (Kate) of Xenia, Ohio, Lori (Gary) Sansocie of Milford, Christopher of Milford; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 3, 1998, at Highland South Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 4, 1998, in the chapel of Highland South Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Highland South Funeral Home and cemetery in charge of arrangements. (573-7300).