Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries


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BAKER, WILLIAM - of Knoxville, passed away June 13, 1998, at Parkwest Hosptial. He was a member of BibleWay Baptist Church and Powell Masonic Lodge F&AM. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Frankilin and Della Marie Black-Baker; son, Donald Wayne Baker. He is survived by his wife, Iris Baker; sons and daughters-in-law, William Michael and Sue Baker, David Eugene and Patti Baker; daughters and sons-in-law, Patsy and Alfred Grant, Phyllis and Eddie Wilson, all of Knoxville, Tenn.; ten grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers, James Franklin and Robert Tate Baker; sisters, Anna Louise Strader and Emma Ruth Bumgardner; 13 nieces and nephews, all of Knoxville. Funeral services will be at 8 p.m. Monday at McCarty Woodhaven Chapel with Rev. Gene Hurley officiating. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at McCarty Woodhaven Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will meet at the cemetery at 10:45 a.m. Honorary pallbearers will be the grandsons, Timothy Wayne Baker, Jeffery Scott Wilson, Mark Edwin Wilson, Michael David Baker, Richard Carroll Baker, Donald Eugene Baker, Dustin Scott Baker and Derek Wayne Baker. Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at McCarty Woodhaven Chapel, 160 Edgemoor Road. 

BEILDMAN, SYLVIA TATE - formerly of Maryville, Tennessee, departed this life, June 9, 1998, in Waukegan, Ill. Funeral services were held June 12, 1998, in Illinois. She was the daughter of Mrs. Dolly Walker, 1110 Ridgeland, Waukegan, Ill. 60085 and the late Earl Tate. Local relatives include aunts, Mrs. Cleo George and family and Ms. Edith Tate and family. Announcement by Jarnigan & Son Mortuary. 

CARRINGAN, ROSA LUCILLE - 87, of Maryville, died Sunday, June 14, 1998, at her home. She attended Six Mile Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Ed Carrigan; parents, Columbus and Emma Patton; brothers, John P., Link, Floyd, Charles R. and William Stinnett; sisters, Dona Dunlap, Pauline Trent and Gladys Hurst. Survivors include: sons and daughters-in-law, Eddie and Norma Carrigan of Alcoa, Rev. Billy R. and June Carrigan of Maryville; son, George P. Carrigan of Vienna, Va. ; 12 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brothers, Rev. R.C. Stinnett, Marshall Stinnett, both of Maryville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday in McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bill White officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Chilhowee View Cemetery for the interment service. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home, Maryville. For those who prefer to make memorials, they may be made to Six Mile Baptist Church, 4337 Montvale Road, Maryville, Tenn. 37803. McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home, Maryville. 

CARTER, ELBERT A. - 84, formerly of Knoxville, passed away in Yuma, Ariz. Survivors: wife, Ella Mae Carter; daughter, Joyce Melat of Dallas, Texas; granddaughters, Jocelyne Melat of Colorado Springs; sister, Jessie Tallent of Knoxville; brother, Ted Carter of Alabama; several nieces and nephews. Memorial service 7 p.m. Friday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev. James Carter officiating. Family will receive friends 6-7 p.m. Friday at Mynatt's. 

DILLMON, ETHEL - age 80, Knoxville, formerly of Jacksonville, Fla., our mother, a resident of our family home, went to be with Jesus Monday, June 15, 1998. This precious flower was given to us for a season; she will now bloom forever more. Momma, you were such an important part of our lives. You always watched over us and tried to make our steps a little easier. As we walk down the pathway of life, and travel down memory lane; each one of your kids will realize the many sacrifices you made. If we could give you back something in return it would have to be the love we hold in our hearts for you and each other, always. She was a wife, a mother, a grandmother, and a great-grandmother and will be greatly missed by daughters, Betty Jones and family and Louise Sirdoreus and family, both of Jacksonville, Fla., Janice Williams and family of Maryville, Tenn., Arlene Hill and family of Madisonville, Tenn., Elizabeth Burnett and family of Louisville, Tenn., Vickie Rasmussen and family of Dandridge, Tenn.; sons, James Dillmon and family of Speckard, Mo., Ray Dillmon and family of Jacksonville, Fla., Ronnie Dillmon and family of Jefferson City, Tenn., Bobby Dillmon and family of Neosho, Mo. Our little princess will be placed to rest beside our father, Harrison Dillmon at Chapel Hill Cemetery, Jacksonville, Fla. The family will receive friends Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. at the residence, 2208 Chicago Ave. , Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Valley Grove Baptist Church, 7419 Ball Camp Pike, 37913. Funeral service will be conducted Friday, 2 p.m. at Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville. Pastor Austin Moore will officiate. Arrangements by Roberts Chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 2112 Magnolia Ave. 

FLANDERS, IRVING CURTIS (SAM) - age 76, passed away at Park West Hospital on June 14th after a brief illness. He was born in Portsmouth, N.H., son of Irving M. and Rowena M. Flanders. After graduation, as a chemical engineer from the University of New Hampshire, he worked on the Manhattan Project in New York City. He retired from 42 years service with Union Carbide now Lockheed Martin in Oak Ridge, Tenn. His wife, Esther, of 54 years survives him. He is also survived by four sons living in the Knoxville area, Richard, John (Jack), Ralph and wife, Karen, and Paul and wife, Denise; and by seven grandchildren. He was contributing correspondent with the Knoxville News-Sentinel, and the former West Side Story. His volunteer work included: meditation with the Community Mediation Center in Knoxville and with the Anderson County Center for Community Justice in the Victim-Offender Reconciliation Program (VORP). He also mediated with the Knoxville Sessions Court and the Juvenile Justice Center. He was former president and board member of Citizens for Home Rules (CHR) for Knox County. A memorial service will be held at the First Farragut United Methodist Church at 11915 Kingston Pike on Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at 8 p.m. with Rev. Richard Edwards officiating. The family will receive friends afterwards. Interment will be private. Memorials may be made to the First Farragut United Methodist Church where he enjoyed worshipping and contributing in various capacities. Funeral arrangements by Highland West Funeral Home on Sherlake Drive. 

FOWLER, DAKOTA SHIANNE - age 20 months, of 215 Kidwell Lane, went to be with the Lord Monday morning, June 15, 1998, at her home in Jacksboro, Tenn. Survivors include her parents, Leslie and Diane Fowler; sister, Krystal Smiddy and Lauren Fowler; brother, Andrew Fowler, all of Jacksboro; grandparents, Terry and Shirley Claiborne of LaFollette, Chester and Betty Padgett of Jacksboro; great-grandfather, Taylor Claiborne of LaFollette; Aunt Cyndi and Uncle Darryl Poteet; and special cousins, Kelton and Kolby of LaFollette; Aunt Debbie and Uncle David Roseberry; and cousin, Amber of Atlanta, Ga.; cousins, Stephanie and Matthew Gullion and their daughter, Addison of Salyversville, Ky.; special friend, Stacy McCloud. Miss Dakota was loved by and touched many hearts in her short life. She was specially loved by her family at First Baptist Church of LaFollette. Funeral service will be 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 16, 1998, at the First Baptist Church of LaFollette with Dr. Carroll Golden and Dr. Bob Brown officiating. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. before funeral service. Interment will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, 1998 in Chadwell Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the East Tennessee Children's Hospital. Martin Funeral Home of LaFollette in charge of arrangements. 

GREEN, HAZEL FIELDEN - age 92, of Knoxville, passed away June 13, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. She was a member of Gillespie Ave. Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Green and two grandchildren. Survived by daughters, Bernice Carson, Port Orange, Fla., Doris Flynn, Knoxville, Martha Richards, Middleburg Heights, Ohio, Charlotte Yanniello, Knoxville, Brenda McMahan, Knoxville; son, Joe Green, Knoxville; 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy Flynn and Claudine Calloway; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Tuesday, Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel with Rev. Kemp Wynn and Rev. C.W. Turner officiating. Family and friends will meet Wednesday at 10:45 a.m. at the West Adair entrance to Lynnhurst Cemetery for an 11 a.m. interment service. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Family will receive friends 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel. 

HARPER, MRS. MARY E. - of Knoxville, departed this life June 15, 1998, at Baptist Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Jarnigan & Son Mortuary. 

HARTSELL, WILLIAM P. - of Knoxville, departed this life Monday, June 15, 1998, at Fort Sanders Parkwest Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Unity Mortuary. 

HUGHES, LYNN (LENNIE) CORAM - age 83, of Knoxville, died Saturday, June 13, 1998, at Park West Medical Center. She is survived by her beloved husband, Charles (C.E.) Hughes; sister, Evelyn Coram Gibbs; nieces, Margaret Lopez, Gayle Fry, Betty Holmes; one nephew, Richard Hughes and her grandniece, Kim Eden. Family and friends will meet at Sherwood Gardens for graveside services 3 p.m. Wednesday. Family will receive friends from 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. 

JONES, DANCY LEWALLEN - age 54, passed away June 14, 1998, at her residence in Nashville. She is survived by her parents, Judge Budford and Celdon Lewallen of Clinton; husband, Randall Griggs of Nashville; stepchildren and their spouses, William Lester Jones, Jr. and Leah Jones of Memphis, Tenn., Sherry Jones and Patrick Terry of Nashville, Tenn., Katherine Carson Griggs of Auburn, Ala. Visitation will be held from 12:45-1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16, 1998, at Christ Church Cathedral Episcopal, 900 Broadway in Nashville, Tenn. Funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Rev. Ann B. Stevenson officiating. Immediately following the service the family will hold a reception in Parrish Hall celebrating Dancy's life. The family will receive friends at noon Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton. Interment will follow at 1 p.m. at Sunset Cemetery, Rev. Warren Wattenbarger presiding. Active pallbearers: Richard Cross Thompson, Dan Pomeroy, John White, Jim Thrasher, David Hobbs, and Steve Norris. Honorary pallbearers: William Lester Jones, Jr., Pat Terry, The Honorable Don Sundquist, The Honorable Ned McWherter, The Honorable Harlen Mathews, John Reid, Mike Weesner, David Skepner, Jay Self, Tom Midgett, Ward Eberling, Peaches Simpkins, Susan Simons, Debby Strickland, Gayle Sowers, Bebe Zucerello, Barbara Jones, Patricia Gray, Douglas Jones and Dr. Allan Cohen. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that contributions be made to Alive Hospice of Middle Tennessee for their new residential facility. Arrangements by Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton, Tenn. 

KAPLAN, ETHEL - age 80, of Knoxville, formerly of Newark and Union, N.J., died Sunday, June 14, 1998. Member of Temple Beth El, Haddassa and active with Deborah Hospital in New Jersey. Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Stuart and Jill Kaplan of Hollywood, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Shelley and Dayton Hanford of Knoxville; grandchildren, Cody Hanford, Abram Hanford, Aaron Kaplan and Shana Kaplan. Funeral service 4 p.m. Tuesday at Temple Beth El with Rabbi Howard Simon officiating. Interment at New Jewish Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 1924 Alcoa Hwy., Knoxville, TN 37920 or Temple Beth El, 3037 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919. The family will receive friends at 7 p.m. at the family home. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. 

LANE, HOWARD W. - age 83, of Maryville, died Monday, June 15, 1998, at Blount Memorial Hospital. He was a member of Forest Hill Presbyterian Church. He retired from ALCOA with 37 years of service and a member of the ALCOA 25 Year Club. Preceded in death by son, Lavoy Lane; parents, Wade and Elizabeth Lane; sister, Juanita Burchfield; brothers, Floyd, Leon and Edwin Lane; infant granddaughter, Janis Lane. Survivors: wife of 62 years, August Feezell Lane; son, Wade L. Lane of Maryville; grandchildren, H. Scott Lane, Traci Majoras, Jason Lane and Travis Lane, all of Maryville; great-grandson, Tyler Lane; sister, Nannie B. Headrick and Elizabeth Sparks of Maryville, Iva Ruth of Louisiana; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 16, 1998, Trinity Chapel, Smith Mortuary, with Rev. George Macht officiating. Family and friends will assemble 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery for interment. Family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, Smith Mortuary, Maryville. 

LEGGITT, PAUL A. - age 71, husband of Betty O. Leggitt of 122 Blanton Court, Columbus, N.C., died Monday, June 15, 1998, at his home. Born in Jackson, Mississippi, he was the son of the late Paul Aubrey, Sr. and Rubye Christine Bolling Leggitt. He was a veteran of WWII having served in the U.S. Army and was a 1949 graduate of Mississippi State University in Starkville, Mississippi, Mr. Leggitt was the Charlotte Zone Manager of General Motors, Buick Division, when he left to become the dealer in Knoxville, Tenn. in 1972. He was owner and operator of Leggitt Buick, Knoxville, Tenn., until his retirement in 1989. He was an avid golfer and member of Red Fox Country Club. Surviving beside his wife is one brother, William E. Leggitt of New York, N.Y. There will be no local services. Family to receive friends from 2 until 4 p.m. Thursday, June 18, 1998, at the home, 122 Blanton Court, Columbus, N.C. Memorials made be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, 421 N. Trade St., Tryon, N.C. 28282. McFarland Funeral Chapel, Highway 108 North, Tryon, N.C. 28782. 704 859-9341. 

LOY, MRS. ADDIE F. WILSON MALONE - age 78, of New Market, passed away after a lingering illness at 1:15 p.m. Sunday afternoon at her home. She was a loyal member of Cedar Grove United Methodist Church. Survived by husband, G.W. Loy, Jr.; daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn (Malone) and Steve McClane of New Market; son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Sharron Loy of New Market; grandchildren, Stephanie James of Russellville, Michelle and Jarred McClane of New Market, Dylan and Arron Loy of New Market; sisters, Elizabeth Bates of Jefferson City and Helen Foster of Knoxville; brother, Woodrow Wilson of New Market; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Wednesday at Fielden Chapel with Rev. John Toney and Rev. Millard Johnson officiating. Interment 11 a.m. Thursday in Friend Station Cemetery. The family will receive friends 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday prior to funeral services. Fielden Funeral Home in charge. 

MADISON, TILDA M. - age 89, of Clinton, passed away Sunday, June 14, 1998, at LaFollette Community Hospital. She was born December 16, 1908, in Morgan County. She had owned and operated several restaurants in the area. She was of the Baptist faith. Preceded in death by husband, Harvey Madison; parents, William and Elizabeth Duncan Massengill; seven brothers and one sister. Survivors: daughters, Joyce Harness, Jacksboro, Merlyn and Earl Goodman, Caryville, Lauvena Strickland, Clinton; sons, L. T. and Ethel Wyrick, Oliver Springs, Harvey Wyrick, Clinton, Don Wyrick, Caryville; sister, Juanita Layman, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 17 great-great-grandchildren; and one great-great-great-granddaughter; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 18, 1998, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City with funeral service following at 8 p.m. in the chapel with the Rev. Carl Bradshaw officiating. Interment will be held 1 p.m. Friday, June 19, 1998, at Jacksboro Cemetery in Jacksboro, Tenn. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home of Lake City in charge of arrangements. 

MARSHALL, KYLE WAYNE - age 38, of Knoxville, passed away June 14, 1998, at Ft. Sanders Hospital. Member of Smithwood Baptist Church. Survivors: daughter, Jamie Marshall; father, Kyle B. Marshall; mother, Cleo Marshall; brother, Tim Marshall; sister, Jackie Johnson. Family and friends will meet at Greenwood Cemetery 1 p.m. Wednesday for graveside service, Dr. Glenn Sullivan officiating. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Mynatt's. 

MAY, JOHN CLARK - age 60, of Knoxville, passed away Friday, June 12, 1998, at his home following a lengthy illness. He was a member of Cokesbury United Methodist Church where he served in various capacities over the years. He was a graduate of The Ohio State University, a member of Triangle Fraternity and a life member of The Ohio State University Association. He was also a life member National Eagle Scout Association. He was preceded in death by his parents Paul and Eva May and a twin brother James S. May. His survivors include his wife of 38 years, Sharon May, son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey and Tamera May of Orlando, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Rick Landon of Powell, and their daughters Megan and Molly; sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Jim Barnes of Cincinnati, Ohio; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Phil and Kris Wilcox of Holly Springs, N.C.; special cousin Joan Osterbrook and husband Ron of Cincinnati, Ohio; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. A memorial service will be held at Cokesbury United Methodist Church on Wednesday, June 17, at 7 p.m. with Dr. G. Steven Sallee and Rev. Stephen DeFur officiating. The family will receive friends after the service. A family graveside service will be held at Highland Memorial Cemetery at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Honorary pallbearers are Darnell Glisson, Lewis Melcher, Jim Ellis, Tom Lawson, Wes Arnold and Ron Nash. Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 871, Weisgarber Rd., Knoxville, TN 37909 or the Organ Fund at Cokesbury United Methodist Church, 9908 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37922. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel. 

NIXON, MRS. ARBUTUS WEST - age 84, of Knoxville, formerly of Dayton, Tenn., died Monday, June 15, 1998. She was a member of Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church and the Virginia Wood Memorial Sunday School Class. She was an active member of the Dayton Garden Club and the Rhea Central High School Golden Grads. Preceded in death by husband, James Howard Nixon I. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, James Howard Nixon II and Christina K. Nixon of Knoxville, Robert Claude Nixon of Athens, Ala.; daughter, Victoria Della Nixon of Knoxville; grandson, James Howard Nixon III of Brentwood; granddaughters, Jill Elizabeth Nixon, Erin Holder Forrester, both of Knoxville and Joy Carol Nixon of Gallatin; great-grandson, Chase Stephen Forrester of Knoxville; and was particularly close to brothers, Winfred K. West of Maryville and Homer K. West of Knoxville. The family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, followed at 7:30 p.m. by funeral service at Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church Chapel with Rev. Vernon Holstad officiating. Family and friends will meet at Buttram Cemetery in Dayton, Tenn. for a 2 p.m. Thursday interment service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Vine Grove United Methodist Church, 290 Back Valley Rd., Dayton, TN 37321, where she was a member of over 50 years. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. 

SELLS, MABLE D. - age 88, of Knoxville, who had been a patient at Hillcrest North for the past several years, went to be with the Lord Sunday, June 14, 1998, at U.T. Hospital. She was of the Baptist faith. Survived by daughters, Bernice Horton of Longwood, Fla. and Barbara Linkous of Knoxville; daughters and sons-in-law, Maxine (Terry) and Jack Butler of Corryton, Billie Jean and Hellar of Valrico, Fla.; son, Fletcher C. Dodson of Knoxville; 25 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; three sisters and four brothers. Funeral service 8 James Reynolds of Knoxville, Alma Jean and Martin Hawkins of Knoxville and Clarice and David p.m. Tuesday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev. Dean Braden officiating. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and proceed to Greenwood Cemetery for interment at 11 a.m. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Mynatt's. 

SHULTZ, DAISY ETHEL BAXTER - age 92, of South Knoxville, departed this life for a new life at 12:35 p.m. June 13, 1998, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. Preceded in death by parents; six sisters; and one brother; her children's father, Dallas V. Shultz; daughter, Mary Ann Brewer; son, Preston Shultz; granddaughter, Jessica Marie Shultz; and sister-in-law, Gladys Sellers. Survivors: sons, Conard Shultz of Halls, Aubrey Sharp of Knoxville; daughters, Laura Barchinger of Hyde, Pa., Sheila Cox of Seymour, Nora Childress of South Knoxville and Nora's fianc‚, Bobby Perry of Knoxville; daughters-in-law, Marie Shultz and Betty Shultz; sons-in-law, Wayne Barchinger, Milburn Brewer and Cotton Cox; 18 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many other loved ones and dear friends. In lieu of flowers please send donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital Memphis, Tenn. Memorial service 7 p.m. Tuesday, Berry Chapel, Rev. J.B. Caylor officiating. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. 

SMITH, BONNIE ELLEN (LEO) - age 72, of Clinton, passed away June 15, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Preceded in death by son, Joe G. Smith; daughter, Nancy E. Monroe; and grandson, Billy Joe Smith. Survived by sons, LeRoy and George Smith; daughters, Diona Lambert and Angela Fisher; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Chester, K.D., and Jack Prince; sisters, Delores Coleman, Helen Russell, Lessie Ford, and Brenda Slay; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday at McCarty-Woodhaven Chapel, Rev. Robert Metcalf and Brother Teddie Metcalf officiating. Interment will follow at Anderson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at McCarty-Woodhaven Chapel, 160 Edgemoor Rd. 

TROUTMAN, MRS. HAZEL PAYNE - age 89, passed away Sunday, June 14, 1998, at Fort Sanders Park West Medical Center. Mrs. Troutman was a native of Knoxville and the daughter of the late William A. and Dorcas Lemons Payne. Mr. Troutman lived most of her adult life in Atlanta where she retired from Emory University after 40 years of service and also was a dedicated member of Lutheran Church of the Redeemer where she sang in the choir for 40 years. After moving to Knoxville she was a member for the last 13 years at Messiah Lutheran Church and was active with the Prime-Timers Group. She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel L. Troutman. She is survived by her sisters, Dorothy Payne and Elsie Payne of Knoxville; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. Frank H. Troutman; nieces and nephews, Greg and Carol Ann Peeler, Jerry and Jane Sneed, Linda J. Poston and Marilyn T. Meyers. Mrs. Troutman is at Highland Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 6900 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, with Rev. David S. Bradford and Rev. John L. Shepherd officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church Wednesday. Highland Memorial Funeral Home, 588-0567. 

TROWBRIDGE, DOSSIE ESTELLE STEPHENS - age 81, of Russellville, formerly of LaFollette, passed away Sunday evening, June 14, 1998, at Morristown-Hamblen Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Trowbridge and three brothers. Survivors include her three children and their spouses, Edward and Joyce Trowbridge of Claxton, Don and Margie Trowbridge of Chattanooga, Annette and Don Epps of Russellville; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; her sisters and brother, Ruby Sharp, Maxine Jeffers and Nila Stegall of Oak Ridge, Lexie Trowbridge of LaFollette and A.M. Stephens of Clinton. The family will receive friends at Stubblefield Funeral Home in Morristown on Tuesday, June 16, 1998, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with the funeral immediately following with Rev. George Rawn officiating. Graveside service will be held at the Campbell Memorial Gardens in LaFollette, Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. with Rev. Bob Carroll officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Noe's Chapel United Methodist Church Pavilion Building Fund in Morristown. Arrangements by Stubblefield Funeral Home, Morristown,Tenn. 

WALKER, MRS. LILLIE - 530 Castle Street, departed this life, June 15, 1998, at U.T. Memorial Hospital. Arrangements to be announced by Jarnigan & Son Mortuary. 

WARD, MARY MAGDALENE BOLINGER - age 55, of Reynolds Street, Clinton, Tenn., passed away Monday at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Member of Clinch River Baptist Church. Survivors: daughter, Penny and her husband, Brent Cantrell of Clinton; granddaughter, Maegan Cantrell of Clinton; parents, Luther and Obedis Bolinger of Clinton; sisters and brothers-in-law, Freddie and Jimmy Queener of Clinton, Reba Jones of Clinton, Hazel and Tony Brannon of Addison, Ala., Faye and Michael Walker of Talladega, Ala., Alma and Sam McClure of Georgia; brothers and sisters-in-law, Horace and Kathleen Bolinger of Clinton, Scott and Zelda Bolinger of Clinton, Thurman Bolinger of Clinton, H.D. and Irene Bolinger of Michigan, Rubin and Mary Ann Bolinger of Addison, Ala.; several nieces and nephews; special friends, Jo Ann Ray of Clinton and Janet Russell of Clinton. Funeral services 8 p.m. Wednesday, Holley-Gamble Chapel, Rev. Jess Ward officiating. Interment 11 a.m. Thursday at Clinch River Baptist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Holley-Gamble Funeral Home. 

WOOD, HARLEY G. - age 88, of Knoxville, went to be with the Lord, June 15, 1998. Survivors: wife, Lyda Melton Wood; daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Bob Miller; sons and daughters-in-law, Jerry and Ann Wood, Boyd and Frances Wood; grandchildren, Janet Butler, Randy and Dean Wood, Karen Fritts and Angela Bishop; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Homer, Dennis, Carson and Henry Wood. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McCarty-Weaver Cumberland Chapel, 5815 Western Avenue.

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