Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries
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|AKINS, MARTHA MASSENGILL - Loudon, died Wednesday, June
17, 1998. Daughter of the late Hubert Massengill and Mary Mitchell Massengill
Brown. Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Thomas D. and Terri Brooks,
Lenoir City; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and James Liford, Philadelphia;
five grandchildren; sister, Mrs. James (Christine) Weese, Madisonville;
stepfather, Lester Brown, Loudon. Funeral services 7:30 p.m. Friday, Loudon
Funeral Home Chapel Rev. Danny Buchannan officiating. Interment 10 a.m.
Saturday, Riverview Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m. Friday,
Loudon Funeral Home.
ASHLEY, CARLOS E. "ASHE", JR. - of South Knoxville, died Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at University Hospital. Member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. Veteran of WWII and member of the US Army 82nd Airborne. Graduate of Georgia Tech. Retired from J.N. Pease Associates after a career dedicated to architectural excellence. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, mentor and friend. He had a tremendous love for all of God's little creatures. His family and pets will miss him greatly. Memorial service 5 p.m. Saturday, June 20, 1998, at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church with Rev. Eric Rieger, Rev. Don Rose and Rev. Marvin Hayes officiating. Military honors by East Tennessee Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 8807 Pleasant Hill Road, Knoxville, TN 37924. The family will receive friends following the memorial service at the church. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Hwy.
BARRY, ALAN R. (AL) - age 52, of West Knoxville, passed away suddenly June 16, 1998, at the result of an automobile accident. Al was an engineer with Kimberly-Clark in Loudon, Tennessee. Survivors: wife, Lyne Barry; sons, Gordon Barry and David Barry, both of Toronto, Canada; parents, Alex and Elsie Barry of Toronto; sister, Sandra Cherrett of Toronto; brothers, Ken Barry and wife, Donna of Brampton, Ontario, Canada, Garth Barry of Toronto; two nieces; mother-in-law, Catherine Habbershaw of Coldwater, Ontario, Canada. An animal lover, he was very found of his dog Gypsy and cats, Buddy, Sam and Gizmo. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday and from 2-2:45 p.m. Sunday followed by funeral services at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Dick DeMerchant officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 4205 Hillsboro Road, Nashville, Tenn. 37215-9805. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City, in charge.
BISHOP, ETHEL S. - age 93, of Knoxville, died Tuesday, June 16, 1998. She was a member of the Church Street United Methodist Church and the Christian Home Class. She was a member of the United Methodist Women and predecessor organizations for more than 50 years. She was a communion steward and arranged flowers for the alter for 40 years in her previous church, Pocahontas United Methodist Church, Pocahontas, Va. She served her community for more than 40 years through her church and the Federated Women's Club and was a supporter of the foundation for evangelism for the United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Asa Orin Bishop. Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Asa O. Bishop, Jr. and Dorothy; two granddaughters, Sarah Ethel and husband, John M. Vittone II, Charlottesville, Va., Marla Jane and husband, Keith A. Grandolph, Chicago, Ill.; one grandson, Asa Orin Bishop III; one great-grandson, John Michael Vittone III; special niece, Florence Clay Bishop, Richmond, Va.; and one sister, Mr. T.C. Stanley, Williamson, W.Va. Funeral service 3 p.m. Friday at Church Street United Methodist Church with Rev. William J. Fowler officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Christian Home. Active pallbearers: Hugh Carpenter, James Crook, David Craig, Lee Ford, James Langford and Cecil Rowe. Interment at Highland Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to "Rejoice" at Church Street United Methodist Church, 900 Henley St., Knoxville, TN 37902. Family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
CARTWRIGHT, MRS. CORNELIA BERNICE - of Knoxville, departed this life, June 17, 1998, at St. Mary's Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Jarnigan & Son Mortuary.
COKER, HARRISON EDWARD - age 86, of Powell, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at his home. He was a member of Glenwood Baptist Church, Beaver Ridge Lodge #366 F&AM, May Chapter O.E.S., U.S. Army Veteran of WWII, Retired from Rohm & Haas, Inc. Preceded in death by wives, Roxie Hensley Coker, and Sarah Andes Coker. Survivors: wife, Phyllis Underwood Coker, Powell; son, John Coker, daughter, Edna Hutchins, both of Knoxville; step-children, Sherril Coker, Houston, Texas, Carole Hutchison, Knoxville; seven grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren. Funeral service 8 p.m. Friday, Glenwood Baptist Church Rev. Perry Austin and Rev. Dudley Cockrum officiating. Family and friends will meet at Edgewood Cemetery 9:45 a.m. Saturday for graveside and interment service at 10 a.m. Honorary pallbearers will be Brotherhood Sunday School Class. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Covenant Home Health Hospice Program, 9000 Executive Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37923. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at the church. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
HARTSELL, WILLIAM PAYTON, JR. - age 82, departed this life on June 15, 1998. He is preceded in death by parents, Cornelia Keith Johnson and William Payton Hartsell, Sr.; his wife, Willodyne Stewart Hartsell; and daughter, Dorothy Swanson. He leaves to mourn his passing, daughters, Shirley Andrew and Juanita Dixon; son-in-law and companion, Roosevelt Andrews; grandchildren, Marva Williams of Alcoa, Tenn., Tia and Bryan Dixon of Columbus, Ohio, Lester Hinton, Beverly (Otha) Hansberry, Wanda Ford, Deborah (Kenny) Roy, Stanley Hinton, all of the Washington, D.C./Maryland area; 12 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. The family will receive friends on Friday, June 19, 1998, from 6-7 p.m. at Unity Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service on Saturday, June 20, 1998, at 2 p.m. at Trinity Chapel, 309 Deadrick Ave., Rev. James E. Greer officiating. Interment at Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Unity Mortuary.
EMERSON, CHARLES WILSON - of Knoxville, died June 18, 1998. He was a native of Bristol, Va. He attended John S. Batttle High School and Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Va. He served in the Army from 1970 to- 1973 and received an Army Commendation from President Nixon in 1972. He was a member of Haygood Methodist Church in Atlanta, Ga. where he lived for several years. He was employed by several hospitals in Atlanta and Knoxville as a freelance anesthetist. Mr. Emerson is survived by his mother, Irene Black Emerson; one sister, Frances Emerson; brother-in-law, George Huber, all of Bristol, Va.; one step-sister, Mrs. Shirley Turpin and brother-in-law, Bobbie Van Turpin of Virginia Beach, Va. Graveside services for Mr. Emerson will be conducted Saturday, June 20, 1998 at Forest Hills Memorials Mausoleum Chapel at 1 p.m. with Rev. Michael Stanfield and Pastor Mike Carmedy officiating. Interment will be in Forest Hills. The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Akard Funeral Home is serving the family of Mr. Emerson.
HINTON, BRANDON JEROME - age 5 months, of Knoxville, departed this life on Thursday, June 18, 1998, at U.T. Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Unity Mortuary.
HINTON, MICKIE - age 49, of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, June 18, 1998, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center after a long struggle with cancer. She had been an employee of Helen Ross McNabb Center for the past five years. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Vicki Hinton of Mississippi; son, Andy Hinton of California; mother, Louise Smith of Mississippi; brother and sister-in-law, Thomas Lee and Marlene Smith of Mississippi. Memorial services will be held later in Memphis. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Funeral Concepts of Knoxville.
HUNT, JACK CLAUDE - age 90, of Knoxville, passed away June 18, 1998, at Brakebill Nursing Home. Member of Piney Grove Baptist Church. Survived by son and daughter-in-law, Donald and Judy Hunt of Knoxville; grandchildren, Terry Hunt and Kay Hill; great-grandchild, Brandy Schultz, all of Maryville. Family and friends will meet at Piney Grove Cemetery at 10:45 a.m. Saturday for an 11 a.m. graveside service. Rev. Gene Shelton and Rev. Lynn McClain officiating. Friends may call at their convenience from 1-5 p.m. Friday at McCarty-Weaver Cumberland Chapel.
JOHNSTON, DOYLE H. - age 73, of Knoxville, passed away June 17, 1998, at Ft. Sanders Hospital. Member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Veteran of WWII. Survivors: wife, Ida Mae Johnston; daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Jay Van Brunt of Vermont; stepson, David Schad; brothers, L.W. Johnston of Georgia, Thomas W. Johnston of Cincinnati, Ohio; sisters, Jane Brassfield of Washington, Beth Bernard of Soddy, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will meet at Mynatt Funeral Home 1:30 p.m. Friday and proceed to Greenwood Cemetery for graveside service at 2 p.m., Rev. Chad Wayland officiating. Pallbearers: Mike Johnston, Kim Styles, Ralph Gitgood, Ricky Beardon, Alan Jones, J. Alvin Robinson. Arrangements by Mynatt's.
KING, MARY ELVA - age 88, of Gatlinburg, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at the Sevier County Health Care Center. Mrs. King was the owner and operator of the King Restaurant and Motel in Gatlinburg since 1938. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Gatlinburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Otha King; sons, Dewan and Arlin King; parents, Amos and Rebecca Ogle Trentham; brothers, Rex, Wayne and Austin Trentham; sisters, Stella Cole, and Una McCarter. She is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Shirley Kilby, JoAnn and husband James D. Tant, June King; sisters, Nell Inman, Geneva Trentham; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, all of Gatlinburg. Graveside services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, June 20, 1998, at the Gatlinburg Cemetery with the Rev. David Ayers officiating. The family will receive friends Friday, June 19, 1998, from 7-9 p.m. at Rawlings Funeral Home.
KOONTZ, GLADYS FIELDS - age 83, of West Knoxville, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, June 18, 1998. She was of the Baptist faith. Long time employee of Cherokee Mills and retired from Brookside Mills and self-employed Knoxville beautician. Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Jerry and Harry Caldwell of Knoxville; grandchildren and spouses, Rick and Penny Shannon of Jacksonville, Fla., Andy and Kristen Spengler of Del Ray, Fla.; great-grandchildren, Tatum Rae Shannon and Chase Knox Spengler; sister and brother-in-law, Bee and George Keisling; brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Ruth Roach, all of Knoxville; nieces, Joyce Kent and husband Paul, Leilanie Marsh and husband, Bill; nephews, Phillip, Mark and Tim Roach. Family and friends will meet at Highland Memorial Cemetery at 9:45 a.m. Saturday for a 10 a.m. graveside and interment service, Rev. Louis Hill officiating. In lieu of flowers, family request memorials be made to S.I.D.S. Alliance, 1314 Bedford Ave., Suite 210, Baltimore, MD 21208. Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel in charge.
McNEAL, JOSEPH WALTER, JR. - age 84, of Knoxville, died 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at the family home. Member of Middlebrook Pike Baptist Church and taught Sunday School there for five years. Sunday School teacher for North Knoxville Baptist Church for 20 years. Survivors: wife, Edna McNeal; son, James McNeal, both of Knoxville; son and daughter-in-law, David and Terri McNeal, St. Louis, Mo.; daughter, June Romines; daughter and son-in-law, Eleanor and Louis Houser, all of Seymour; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Cecile Smith, Powell; brothers, Lon McNeal, Knoxville, Mac McNeal, Florida. Funeral service will be 8 p.m. Thursday, Stevens Mortuary Chapel, Rev. Bill Harvey officiating. Family and friends will meet at Zion Chapel Cemetery in Friendsville, Tenn. at 10:45 a.m. Friday for an 11 a.m. graveside service and interment. Arrangements by Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Ave. at Broadway.
OAKES, WILLIAM S. - age 81, of Corryton, died 1:23 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. He was a member of Rutherford Memorial United Methodist Church, the Adult Bible Study Class and chairman of the building committee. Member of Corryton Lodge No. 321, F&AM Gideons International and the AHS - American Daylillies Society, director emeritus and former member for over 30 years with the Fulton Credit Union, retired from Robertshaw and founding member of Oakes Daylillies. Survivors: wife, Willie Belle Oakes; daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Archie Johnson; son and daughter-in-law, Stewart and Percy Oakes, all of Corryton; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday at Rutherford Memorial United Methodist Church Family Life Center, Rev. Joe Black officiating. The body will lie in state from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Interment Clapps Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers: Mike Stephens, David McMurry, Butch Grigsby, Jerry Klaehn, Clyde Lemming and Tim Faulkner. In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to Rutherford Memorial United Methodist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 96, Corryton, Tennessee 37721 or Gideons International, P.O. Box 1452, Knoxville, Tennessee 37901. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway.
PRICE, MARIETTA S. - age 98, of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, June 18, 1998 at Little Creek Sanitarium. She was a native of Lyons, Neb. , and lived in Knoxville before moving to Cape Coral, Fla. She was a member of Cape Coral Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Watts W. Price. Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Jack Hinds of Knoxville; grandchildren and spouses, Hazen and Blair Hinds, Brad and Michelle Hinds, all of Knoxville, DeeDee and Steve Rogers of Statesville, N.C.; great-grandchildren, Whitney Hinds, Logan and Brooke Rogers. A special thank you to the staff of Little Creek Sanitarium. Family and friends will meet at 12:45 p.m. Saturday at Highland Memorial Cemetery for a 1 p.m. graveside service, Dr. William Barron officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Word for Living, P.O. Box 30519, Knoxville, TN 37930-0519 or Helen Ross McNabb Building Fund, 1520 Cherokee St., Knoxville, TN 37920. Friends may call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
RIDENOUR, ELIZABETH PRINCE BRANTLEY "BETH" - a well known teacher in the Knox County School System and the former Knoxville City School System, died from complications from cancer on Monday, June 15. Mrs. Ridenour was originally diagnosed with breast cancer in 1995 and leukemia in 1998. She was a graduate of Avondale Estates High School in Avondale Estates, Georgia, attended King College in Bristol, Tennessee, and graduated from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 1973. She taught school for 30 years including five years at The First United Methodist Kindergarten and 25 years at Rocky Hills Elementary School. She was selected to the Chamber of Commerce BEST program 1988 and the Leadership Education Program in 1992. Mrs. Ridenour was an active member of Westminster Presbyterian Church where she served as a Ruling Elder, Clerk of Session, Sunday School teacher and Chancel Choir member. She was an active member of the P.E.O.; Sisterhood, Chapter AC where she held numerous offices. Beside her husband, David, she is survived by two children and their spouses, Michael Ridenour and wife, Cheryl of Rogers, Arkansas, and Lynne Testerman and her husband, Hugh of Bristol, Tennessee. She is also survived by her beautiful grandchildren, Callie Elizabeth Ridenour, Samuel Blane Ridenour, Theodore Brantley Testerman, Hugh Testerman and Lyndsay Testerman. She is additionally survived by her parents, Betty and Lehmon Brantley of Greenville, S.C.; sister, Carol Brantley Kendall and her husband, John of Greenville, S.C.; and her brother,David Brantley and his wife, Julie of Richmond, Virginia. She is also survived by her aunts and uncles, Margie and Lewis Richardson of Sugar Hill, Ga. and Landis and Yale Gunn of Knoxville. A memorial celebration of Mrs. Ridenour's life will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church on Northshore Drive on Sunday, June 21, at 2 p.m. The family will receive friends immediately after the service in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church, King College, Bristol, Tenn. or to the P.E.O. Sisterhood.
ROGERS, BEULAH LOUISE - age 47, of Jefferson City, died suddenly Tuesday, June 16, 1998, at Smith County Memorial Hospital in Carthage, Tenn. She was a faithful member and pianist at Clintview Missionary Baptist Church. She was a LPN at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her father, Ralph A. Wheat; sister, Jean Luttrell; sister, Wanda Ingram, all of Lenoir City; brother Jim Goforth of Nevada. Survivors include her husband, Rev. Jerry Rogers; mother, Minnie Wheat of Lenoir City; children and spouses, Avery and Melina Rogers, Micheal and Kathy Rogers, Annette and Calvin Patterson, Earl and Jamie Rogers, all of Jefferson City, Tina Rogers of Lenoir City; grandchildren, Justin Patterson, Joshua Rogers, Teressa Rogers, Robby Patterson, Rebecca Rogers, Ethan Rogers and Macie Rogers; sisters, Nancy Tatham, Brenda Wallen, Linda Parton and Dorthy Brookshire of Lenoir City, Julia Pearson of Madisonville, Carolyn "Jane" West of Sweetwater; brothers, James and Billy Wheat of Lenoir City; loving sister-in-law, Thelma Young, several nieces and nephews; special friends, Sandra Witt and B.J. Skeen and many other family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. June 19 at Highland South Funeral Home with funeral services to follow. Interment will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, 1998, at Highland South Cemetery. Rev. Gary Emery and Rev. Wayne "Buster" Gibson officiating. Highland South Funeral Home and Cemetery in charge of arrangements. (573-7300)
RUSSELL, DOLLIE - age 96, of Greenback, died Thursday, June 18, 1998, at Colonial Hills Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her husband, McKinley Russell; father and mother, John and Ellen Kelley; sisters, Mae Bales, Lou Jenkins; brothers, Charlie, Bill, Joe, Paul and Earl Kelley. Survivors include: daughter and son-in-law, Dovie and Coy Glandon of Greenback; son, Earl Russell of Friendsville; 16 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; brother, Jess Kelley of Lenoir City; sister, Carrie Moses of Greenback; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday in McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ray Kelley officiating. Family and friends will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hopewell Springs Cemetery in Monroe County for the interment services. The family will receive friends from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Friday at McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home, Maryville.
SHARP, WALTER H. - age 85, was called to be with the Lord after a long and prosperous life. Preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.K. Sharp; brother, Gordon W. Sharp; wife, Myrtle B. Sharp; sons, John K. (Kenny) Sharp and Kevin W. Sharp; and grandfather, Vandy C. Sharp. Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Walter H., Jr. and Carolyn Sharp; daughters, Linda K. Sharp, Vicki L. Sharp; daughter-in-law, Linda G. Sharp; granddaughters, Whitney K. Humphrey, Gina Sharp and Ashley Sapp; great-grandson, Brandon Sapp. Graveside service Saturday, June 20, 1998, at 11 a.m. Woodlawn Cemetery with Rev. Melody Kidd officiating. Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Hwy in charge.
SHERWOOD, WILLIAM JUNIOR - age 59, of Clinton, Tenn., died Wednesday at his home. Born May 11, 1939, in Anderson County, Tenn. Retired from Anderson County Schools, Clinton as a Maintenance Mechanic. Survivors include his wife, Geraldine Martin Sherwood; daughter, Denise and her husband, Billy Ridenour of Andersonville; son, Bill and his wife Jackie Roach of Greenback, Tenn.; parents, Roy and Ethel Sherwood of Andersonville; sisters, Gwen Littleton of Clinton, Judy Littleton of Clinton, and Sue Moore of Heiskell; brothers, Kenneth Sherwood of Andersonville, Ancil Sherwood of Clinton, Donnie Sherwood of Knoxville; three grandchildren, Michelle, Allison and Meagan; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8:30 p.m. Friday, June 19, 1998, at the Holley-Gamble Chapel Rev. Jess Ward officiating, interment 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 20, 1998, at Norris Memorial Garden, Norris, Tenn. Family will receive friends 7-8:30 p.m. Friday at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home.
SPENCE, REV. CLAYTON P., JR. - age 51, Thorn Hill passed away Thursday at Ft. Sanders Hospital in Knoxville. Family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Friday at Coffey Funeral Home in Tazewell and at Bridgeport Baptist Church Saturday night. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday Bridgeport Baptist Church, Thorn Hill. Burial in the Dalton Cemetery. Coffey Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
WESTBROOK, JETTIE MALLETTE, JR. - age 19, of Knoxville, passed away suddenly Wednesday, June 17, 1998 at the University of Tennessee Hospital. He was a member of Lovell Heights Church of God. He is survived by parents, Jettie, Sr. and Patsy Westbrook; grandmother, Fern Miller, all of Knoxville; half-sister, Jonnie Griffin of Fayetteville, Ga.; and many friends. The family will receive friends Friday, June 19, 1998 from 6-8 p.m. at Highland West Funeral Home. Family and friends will gather at graveside for funeral services Saturday, June 20, 1998 at 11 a.m. at the Highland West Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Raymond Clepper, Murry Clepper, Chuck Baker, Greg Miller, Michael Miller, Robert Miller, Ray Nabors, and Chip Creech. Highland West Funeral Home has charge of arrangements. Sherrill Lane at I-40 and Pellissippi Parkway. 693-9547.
WOLFORD, MR. JAMES CALVIN, SR. - age 82, of Strawberry Plains, previously of Bristol, Tenn., passed away Tuesday, June 16, 1998, at Baptist Hospital. Mr. Wolford was a member of Lyons Creek Baptist Church of Strawberry Plains, retired machinist from the Oakley Company in Bristol, Tenn. Preceded in death by his wife, Anna Pearl Gurley Wolford. Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Lester Hayes of Estill Springs; son and daughter-in-law, Dr. James C. Wolford of Knoxville, Associated Pathologists and Dianne Wolford of Strawberry Plains; grandchildren, Robert Wolford and wife, Sheila, Travis Wolford and wife, Carolyn, Stephanie and Brad Wolford, Anna and Laura Hayes; great-granddaughter, Rebekah Wolford; sister and brother-in-law, Audrey and Ted Capaul; sister, Elizabeth Holcomb; sister-in-law, Edna Wolford. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at Lyons Creek Baptist Church followed at 8 p.m. by the funeral service with Rev. Michael Driver officiating. Family and friends will meet Saturday at Glenwood Cemetery in Bristol, Tenn. for 10:30 a.m. interment service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be in the form of donations to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
WOODY, MILDRED A. - age 86, of Morristown, passed away Monday, June 15. Member of New Prospect Presbyterian Church. Survivors: sister, Juanita Gibson, Leesburg, Fla.; nieces, Diane Poynter, St. Louis, Mo., Anita Carlile, San Jose, Calif.; nephews, Jim and Joe Woody; special friend, Warren C. Farris. Graveside service Friday 3 p.m. at Highland South Cemetery, Dr. Glenn Sullivan officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to your favorite charity. Friends may call at their convenience Friday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway, in charge of arrangements.