Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries
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|BELL, DR. SPENCER Y. - age 84, passed away Friday, April
10, 1998 at Ft. Sanders Regional. Family and friends will meet at Tennessee
Veterans Cemetery Tuesday for a 10 a.m. graveside service with Rev. Dan
Moore and Rev. David Trotter officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials
are requested to Central United Methodist Church, 201 East Third Avenue,
Knoxville, TN 37917. Friends may call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary
BOWEN, DAVID MICHAEL - age 50, of Knoxville, died 7:05 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 1998, at Baptist Hospital of East Tennessee. Member of Trinity Baptist Church. Survivors: wife, Gail Bowen; daughter and son-in-law, Tina and Niko Burghardt, all of Knoxville; daughter, Guinevere Gage; sons, Zackary Bowen, Danny Rhubeck, all of Portland, Oregon, Kevin Stevens, Michigan; granddaughter, Gracie Burghardt, Knoxville; parents, J.E. and Polly Bowen, Houghton Lake, Mich.; sisters, Peggy Riordan, Detroit, Mich., Ginny Bowen, Chicago, Ill.; brothers, Paul Bowen, Detroit, Mich., Joseph B. Bowen, North Carolina. Memorial service 7 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Baptist Church, Blacksferry Road, Karns, Rev. David Stooksbury officiating.
BROCK, MS. TAMMY ROSE - age 39 of Knoxville passed away Friday, April 10, 1998 at U.T. Hospital. Member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church and preceded in death by parents, Albert and Christine Biggs. Survivors: daughters, Melissa, Melanie, and Jennifer Brock; granddaughter, Erica Lynn; fiance, Pat Kelly; special friends, Ron Brock, John Wood and Paul Kopchak, all of Knoxville; sisters, Linda Caudill of Johnson City, Betty Allen of Nashville, Mary Biggs and Joni Martin of California, Kathy Dinkins of Morristown; brother, Joe Biggs of Morristown; five nephews; six nieces and many friends. Funeral service will be 8 p.m. Monday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel with Rev. Kenneth Ivey officiating. Interment will be Tuesday at Jefferson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
BYRD, JESSE L. - age 78, of Blissfield, Mich., passed away April 10, 1998. Born August 13, 1919, in Winona, Tenn. Son of the late John and Jicie (Crowley) Byrd. Also preceded in death by sons, Denzil and J. Douglas Byrd; and sisters, Geneva Strunk and Naomi Collins. Veteran of the U.S. Army sering in World War II and retired from General Motors, Toledo, in 1984. Survivors: wife of 58 years, Bertha Byrd; daughters and sons-in-law, Janice and Jerry Landry of Saginaw, Mich., Fay Campbell of Blissfield, Mich., Betty and Dan Crawford of Tennessee, Sherrie and Rev. Jerry Lacey of Adrian, Mich., Sharron and Richard Patterson of Tennessee; 16 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; brothers, Mayford, Charles, Kenneth and Dennis Byrd, all of Tennessee. Funeral service 8 p.m. Monday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev. Jerry Lacey, Rev. David Collins officiating. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at Mynatt's.
CLAPP, MRS. PEARL BORN - age 74, of Knoxville, died 8:45 p.m. Friday, April 10, 1998, at Jefferson City Health and Rehab Center. Member of Central Baptist Church and a PTA lifetime member. Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Russell Lawson; grandson, David Lawson, all of Knoxville. Family and friends will meet at Highland Memorial Cemetery at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday for an 11 a.m. graveside service and interment with Rev. Ron Mouser officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer's - Knoxville Area Chapter, 1924 Alcoa Highway, Knoxville, TN 37920; or to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 433 Sevier Ave., Knoxville, TN 37920. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway.
CONGER, ROBERT - age 83, of Knoxville, passed away April 12, 1998. Member of Fountain City United Methodist Church for over 60 years. Member and past worshipful master of Bright Hope Lodge #557 F.& A.M., Scottish Rite Bodies and Shriners. Retired from the U.S. Post Office. Preceded in death by wife of 62 years, Mildred Wallace Conger. Family and friends will meet at Mynatt's at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and proceed to Lynnhurst Cemetery for graveside service at 11 a.m., Rev. P.L. Rowlett officiating. Masonic service conducted by Bright Hope Lodge. Arrangements by Mynatt's.
COWDEN, SUSIE ETHEL - age 94, of 515 Renford Dr., Knoxville, formerly of Madisonville, passed away 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 1998, at Serene Manor. She was of the Baptist faith. Survivors: nieces, Virgie Collins, Leona Webb, both of Madisonville, Deloris Fowler, Panama, Fla.; nephew, Cecil Webster, Osegwa, Ill.; several great-nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents, John and Sophrona Cowden; sister, Laura Webster; brother, John Anderson Cowden. Graveside service and interment 4:30 p.m. Monday, Haven Hill Memorial Gardens, Rev. Beecher Miller officiating. The family will receive friends 3-4:15 p.m. Monday at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Madisonville.
DANIELS, LOUISE - age 73, of Jefferson City, passed away 4:10 a.m. Sunday, April 12, 1998, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. She was a member of George Street United Methodist Church, Jefferson City. Retired transporter from St. Vincent's Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. Preceded in death by parents, Charlie and Ruffina Daniels; brothers, John and Joe Daniels. Survived by sister-in-law, Frances Daniels of Jefferson City; nieces, Patricia Ebert of Alexandria, Ala. and Charlene Davis of Newport News, Va.; nephew, Eddy Daniels of Chesapeak Bay, Va.; host of cousins and other relatives and friends. Funeral service 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, 1998, at Farrar's Chapel with Rev. Marvin Hayes officiating. Family and friends will gather at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, April 15, 1998, at Roseberry Cemetery, Mascot, Tenn. for an 11 a.m. interment service. The family will receive friends immediately following funeral service Tuesday evening. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, 411 West Broadway Blvd., Jefferson City, TN 37760 (423) 475-3892.
DAVIS, RUBY M. - age 94, of Knoxville, passed away Sunday, April 12, 1998, at Northhaven Health Care. She was a member of City View Baptist Church. She retired from Tom Black Potato Chip Company. She was preceded in death by husband, George W. Davis; and sons, Freddie and Ray Davis. Survivors: sons, George Ed Davis and Samuel E. Davis, both of Knoxville; 10 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. Funeral service 8 p.m. Tuesday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel. Family and friends will meet at Leach Cemetery in Lake City at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday for graveside and interment services at 1 p.m. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
DOWNEY, WILLIAM H. - age 79, of West Knoxville, died April 11, 1998, at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital. Mr. Downey was reared in Clifton Forge, Va. and had been a resident of Knoxville for 50 years. He was a 1951 graduate of the University of Tennessee. Survivors: wife, Carrie Lee Downey; daughter, Linda Downey Bowers, Montgomery, Ala.; grandchildren, William and Scott Bowers; brothers, Shirley D. Downey, Carl G. Downey; five nieces and one nephew. The body will be taken to the W.B. Harrison Funeral Home in Lexington, Va. for 3 p.m. graveside service on Thursday. The family will receive friends 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
GUTHRIE, SAMUEL E. - departed this life April 11 at Baptist Hospital. He was a member of Rodgers Memorial Baptist Church. Retired from Gouffon Moving Company. Preceded in death by parents, James and Ida Born Guthrie; wife, Mrs. Rozella Guthrie; and daughter, Deborah; brothers, James Guthrie, Leslie Bailey; sisters, Mary Ellen Craig, Dorothy Guthrie, Iona McFarland. Survivors: devoted friends, Philandra M. (Tee) Riley; sisters and brother-in-law, Grethel (Bobby) Tate and Mary Ruth Bost; stepmother, Mrs. Josephine Guthrie; three grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends. The family will receive friends Tuesday, Jarnigan's Chapel, 6:30-7 p.m. Funeral service to follow at 7 p.m. Rev. Michael S. Cardwell officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Wednesday at Knoxville National Cemetery. Jarnigan & Son Mortuary in charge.
HOPE, ELIZABETH ANN CHRISTIAN - 48, of 700 Roberts Rd., Loudon, passed away Saturday, April 11, 1998, at Park West Hospital. Member of First Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents, Clyde and Sarah Woodard Christian; infant daughter, Candace Hope; brother, Larry Christian; and mother-in-law, Dorothy Elkins Hope. Survivors: husband, Gregory Hope; daughters, Christina, Carol and Catherine Hope; son, Curtis Hope; father-in-law, Arthur Hope, all of Loudon; Elizabeth also leaves behind all of the many children that she provided care for over the years. Funeral service 7:30 p.m. Monday, Loudon Funeral Home Chapel, Dr. Houston Inman and Dr. Jack Belcher officiating. Interment 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Loudon Co. Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, Loudon Funeral Home.
JOINER, MRS. ALVIN YOUNG - age 77, of 1109 Beaman Lake Road, went home to Jesus April 11, 1998, at Fort Sanders Hospital. She was a member of Payne Ave. Missionary Baptist Church. She was born in Knoxville, Tenn. to the late Effie Irene and Frank Newton Young. Survivors: daughter, Romona (Luther) Burum; adopted daughter, Freddie (Charles) Wadley, all of Knoxville; niece, Johnetta Favors of Detroit, Mich.; sister-in-law, Eva Mae Campbell of Knoxville; grandchildren, Wm. Terry (Sonia) Ladd, Atlanta, Ga., Erika (Kenneth, Jr.) Hogans, Jywanza (Dibo) Ladd, Lisa Wagoner, Cheri (Kenneth) McReynolds, all of Knoxville; great-grandchildren, Aaron, Derrick, Dannen, DeJuan, Frederick, Alexis, and Devin; and a host of many relatives and friends. A special thanks to Drs. Vijay Patil and Gregory LeMense and the staff at Ft. Sanders ICU West. The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 14, 1998, from 1-1:30 p.m. at Payne Ave. Missionary Baptist Church. Funeral service to follow at 1:30 p.m., Pastor Richard Brown, Jr. officiating. Interment to follow. The family will assemble at 310 Meadow View St., Knoxville, Tenn. Jarnigan & Son Mortuary in charge.
KING, JAMES WALTER - age 81, of Knoxville, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, April 11, 1998. He was a World War II veteran. Survived by loving wife of 60 years, Pauline King; son, Larry King; son and daughter-in-law, Ronald (Pete) and Kathy King, all of Knoxville; daughter and son-in-law, DeVonna (Bonnie) and Bill Mathis of North Carolina; brothers, Otis King of Knoxville and Bob King of Talbott, Tenn.; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Family and friends will meet at Highland Memorial Cemetery at 12 noon Tuesday for graveside service, Rev. Everett Eads, Rev. Ronnie Oplinger officiating. Pallbearers: Gene Horne, Bob King, Jim Cassady, Bill Mathis, James King, John King and Fred French. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at Mynatt's.
LITTLE, LOUISE BARNHILL ''BARNEY'' - age 73, of Alcoa, passed away Sunday, April 12, 1998, at her home. She was a member of New Providence Church, Maryville, and an honorary life member of the Presbyterian Women of the church. Was a graduate of the Baptist Hospital School of Nursing, Birmingham, Ala., with graduate nursing degree from the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa. Survivors include her husband, William R. Little of Alcoa; sons and daughters-in-law, William Neill and Rebecca M. Little of Franklin, Tenn., Lawrence E. and Barbara C. Litte of Maryville; four grandchildren; brothers, Loy Barnhill of North Port, Ala. and Emory Barnhill of Moultrie, Ga.; sister, Francis Erne of Charmichael, Calif.; several nieces and nephews. A private graveside will be held for family only. A memorial service will be 5 p.m. Tuesday at New Providence Presbyterian Church with Rev. Kevin E. Frederick and Dr. Robert H. Crumby officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in Westminster Hall. The family request memorials be made to New Providence Presbyterian Church Foundation Youth Scholarship Fund, 703 W. Broadway, Maryville, TN 37801 or to the Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing, c/o Samford University Lakeshore Dr., Birmingham, AL 35229. McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home, Maryville, Tenn.
LINDSAY, L.D. - age 73, of West Knoxville, died Saturday, April 11, 1998, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. He was a member of West Lonsdale Baptist Church where he served as choir director for over 30 years, deacon, chairman of ushers. He was retired from U.S. Postal Service with over 29 years service. Current member of K-Trans Board and usher board at the University of Tennessee. Member of Charles McKinney Lodge and an Army veteran of World War II. He was preceded in death by his parents, L.S., Sr. and Mary Jane Chitwood Lindsay; sisters, Myrtle Sharp, Ethel Dagley, Ruby Sims; brothers, Claude, Herbert and Ralph Lindsay. Survivors: wife of 50 years, Juanita Miller Lindsay; children, Dwight and Tammy Lindsay, Old Hickory, Tenn., Chris and Michele Lindsay, Knoxville; grandchildren, Courtney, Cassidy, Canaan, Olivia and Quinton Lindsay; brothers and sisters-in-law, Lon and Elvarez Lindsay, Delmar and Evelyn Lindsay, Luke S., Jr. and Pearl Lindsay; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services 8 p.m. Monday, West Lonsdale Baptist Church, Rev. Bruce Robinson, Rev. T.M. Cody, Rev. Leon Mayo officiating. Family and friends will meet at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at Highland Memorial Cemetery for a 10 a.m. interment service. Pallbearers: Louie Harris, Bill Fair, Ken Ford, Don Byrd, Jim Jones, Ivan Harmon, Charlie Roberts and Bill Campbell. Honorary pallbearers: Dr. Jacob Bradsher, deacons of West Lonsdale Baptist Church and members of the usher board of West Lonsdale Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, family requests contributions be made to West Lonsdale Baptist Church Building Fund, 2720 Dayton St., Knoxville, TN 37921. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. Monday at West Lonsdale Baptist Church. Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel in charge.
LODEN, MAE - age 82, of Harriman, passed away Sunday, April 12, 1998, at Roane Medical Center. Member of Midtown Valley United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by husband, Harvey D. Loden; son, Michael D. Loden. Survivors: daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Buddy Banks of Rockwood, Ruby and John Platell of South Carolina; daughters, Sue Winter of Harriman, Jean Zeek of Harriman, Barbara Campbell of Oliver Springs; sons, Claude Loden of Harriman, Jerry Loden of Harriman; sons and daughters-in-law, Vic and Cindy Loden of Rockwood, David and Opal Loden of Midtown; sister, Allie Ray of Springs City, Cleo Bracken of Spring City; sister-in-law, Bell Lemons of Springs City; 16 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. Funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday at Kyker Funeral Home Chapel in Harriman with Rev. Steven Ross officiating. Interment in Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Monday at Kyker Funeral Home in Harriman.
MATLOCK, MARY FISHER - age 67, of Strawberry Plains, passed away at 2:59 p.m. Friday, April 10, 1998, at UT Medical Center after a six week stay. Member of Riverview Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents, William (Bill) and Susie Fisher; sister, Vada McMillan; brothers, W.H., Ross and Jim Fisher. Survived by husband, Charles Matlock (Mr. and Mrs. Matlock would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 17th). Other survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Don Simpson; sons, Rick and Chuck Matlock; sister, Betty Smith; sisters and brothers-in-law, Wilma and Bill Hicks, Peggy and Wayne Kerr; brother and sister-in-law, Roy and Mary Fisher; several nieces and nephews. The family and friends will meet at 10:45 a.m. Monday at Trentville Cemetery for an 11 a.m. committal service with Rev. Don Ramsey officiating. Memorials may be made to Dialysis Clinic Inc., 3734 Martin Mill Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920. Arrangements by McCarty's Evergreen Chapel, 7426 Asheville Highway.
McCARTT, CALVIN MOODY - age 71, of Kingston, passed away Friday, April 10, 1998, at the Roane Medical Center, Harriman. He was born and raised in Harriman, and educated in the Harriman city schools. He was a longtime member of the Harriman United Methodist Church, an insurance agent for 50 years, 36 years with State Farm. He also served in Hawaii during World War II. Survivors: wife, Dorothy S. McCartt of Kingston; daughter, Mary McCartt Weyant of Clifton, Va.; son, Robert Moody McCartt of Harriman; brother, Spurgeon McCartt of Kingsport; three grandchildren, Matthew, Emily and Timothy. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 13, 1998, at the Kyker Funeral Home, Kingston. Funeral services will begin 8 p.m. in Kyker Chapel with the Rev. Reed Shell officiating. Burial 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Harriman City Cemetery.
MITCHELL, JOHN WESLEY - age 88, of Blaine, died 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11, 1998, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Member and deacon of Mouth of Richland Baptist Church. A former Grainger County commissioner. Member of Farm Bureau since it was first organized. Life-long farmer in the Richland Community. Preceded in death by wife, Kathryn Spradlin Mitchell; son-in-law, Joseph M. Drafts; sisters, Louise Nance, Mary Ruth Fennell, Dorothy Neal; and brother, W.T. (Bill) Mitchell, Jr. Survivors: daughter, Margaret Drafts, Knoxville; son and daughter-in-law, David and Judy Mitchell, Blaine; grandchildren, Rebekah Mitchell, Knoxville, John William Mitchell, Englewood, Tenn., John-Martin Drafts, Knoxville and Justin Drafts, Seattle, Wash.; great-grandchildren, John Harlan Mitchell and Hilary Catherine Mitchell, both of Englewood, Tenn.; sisters, Kathleen Bell, Asheville, N.C., Helen Collins, Knoxville; sisters and brothers-in-law, France and Jack Hickle, Rutledge, Rhonda and James Haworth, Knoxville; and brother and sister-in-law, Ted and Nell Mitchell, New Market, Tenn. Funeral service 7:30 p.m. Monday at Stevens Chapel, Rev. Doyle Davis and Dr. Jim Baumgardner officiating. Family and friends will meet at Mouth of Richland Baptist Church Cemetery at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday for a 10 a.m. graveside service and interment. Honorary pallbearers deacons of Mouth of Richland Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mouth of Richland Baptist Church Building Fund, Rt. #2, Blaine, TN 37709. The family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m. Monday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway.
MONDAY, JAMES JEWEL - age 89, passed away Friday, April 10, 1998. Lifelong member and Deacon Emeritus New Hopewell Baptist Church. Former director of Knox County Farm Bureau. Retired from Great Atlantic Shoe Company. Lifelong member and cattleman. Preceded in death by wife, Edna Perry Monday; and parents, Jim and Mattie Monday. Survivors: son, Lynn P. Monday and wife Judy Ann; granddaughter, Emily Kristin Monday. Funeral service 8 p.m. Monday, April 13th in the Berry Chapel with Rev. Eric Boyer officiating. Interment 11 a.m. Tuesday in Holly Hills Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 871 Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909. The family will receive friends 6:30-8 p.m. Monday at Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway.
MORTON, JUDGE LELAND CLURE - age 82, of Knoxville, died Saturday, April 11, 1998. Preceded in death by wife, Marjorie H. Morton; and parents, George Wager Morton and Birdie Myers Morton. Survived by sister, Alyse H. Morton; brother, G.W. Morton Jr.; and nieces and nephews. Family and friends will meet at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at Greenwood Cemetery for an 11 a.m. graveside service with Rev. Ron Fisher officiating. Memorial gifts may be made to G.W. Morton Scholarship Fund, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, Tenn. The family will receive friends 6:30-8 p.m. Monday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
SIMMONS, REV. HOLLIS - age 59, of New Tazewell, was born August 2, 1938, passed away on April 11, 1998, at Claiborne County Hospital. He has pastored churches for 35 years and was currently pastor of Underwood Grove Baptist Church. He had previously pastored M.C.M. Baptist Church, head of Barren Baptist Church, Leatherwood Baptist Church, Red Hill Baptist Church and Blair's Creek Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mrs. Lillie (Ford) Simmons. Survived by wife of 41 loving years, Norma Simmons; son and daughter-in-law, Marvin and Carrie Simmons of New Tazewell; daughter and son-in-law, Shelia and Mike Weaver of Frederick, Md.; father, Cluster Simmons of New Tazewell; grandchildren, Jonathan and Michelle Simmons, Kristin and Candace Weaver; sisters, Irene Ford of Wayne, Mich., Wanda Holton of Kendallville, Ind.; brother, LeRoy Simmons of Virginia Beach, Va.; a host of special friends. ''Our Loss is Heavens Gain.'' Funeral service 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, 1998, Coffey Funeral Home Chapel, Tazewell. Graveside 10 a.m. Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-9 Monday and 6-7:30 Tuesday night, Coffey, Tazewell. Rev. Marvin Simmons, Deacon Bob Tuttle, obit. and scripture and Rev. Gary Mundy officiating. Pallbearers: Jeff Newgent, Marty Johnston, Mike McConkey, Chris Wyatt, Carey Ford, Kendall Ford, Greg Simmons, Mike Price and Michael Holton. Honorary pallbearers: men of Underwood Grove Baptist Church and any minister present. Music: Underwood Grove Baptist Church Choir: ''I Feel Like Traveling On'' ''Amazing Grace,'' Franklin Chumley: ''I'm Going to Die on the Battle Field,''Mike Weaver: ''You Are My Sunshine,'' pianist: David Evans. Coffey Funeral Home in charge.
TATE, ROBERT - age 90, of 3316 Roberts Rd., Mascot, Tenn., entered into eternal rest April 12, 1998, in Jefferson City. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Jarnigan & Son Mortuary in charge.
TILLETT, JAMES H. - age 78, died Saturday afternoon, April 11, 1998, at the residence. He was a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church and retired truck driver. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Tillett. He is survived by wife, Viola Tillett; son, John Tillett; daughters, Lugene Fernald and Nanette Troutt; brother, Carroll Tillett; several nieces and nephews and many friends. The family will receive friends Monday, April 13, 1998, from 6-8 p.m. with funeral service to follow at Highland South Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jack Zipperer of The Gloria Dei Lutheran Church officiating. Entombment service will be conducted Tuesday, April 14, 1998, at 2 p.m. at the Highland South Cemetery Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of Covenant Home Care, 9000 Executive Park Dr. Suite A-110, Knoxville, TN 37923. Highland South Funeral Home has charge of services, Chapman Highway, 573-7300.
TINDELL, MARY ANN - age 53, of Clinton, passed away Sunday, April 12, 1998, at her home. Survived by sisters, Virginia Tindell of Clinton and Helen Hackworth of Knoxville; half-sister, Lorena Douglass of Seymour; brothers and sisters-in-law, Buck and Ann Tindell of Lenoir City, Glen and Pauline Tindell and Bill ''Willie'' and Wilma Tindell, all of Powell; half-brothers, George ''Toby'' Tindell of Powell and Floyd and wife, Faye Newcomb of Concord; brothers-in-law, Jerry Hackworth of Knoxville and Glen Douglass of Seymour; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Monday at McCarty Weaver's Chapel, Rev. Junior Ward officiating. Family and friends will meet at Piney Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Clinton Tuesday for a 10 a.m. graveside service. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at McCarty-Weaver Cumberland Chapel.
WOLFENBARGER, REV. CARL V. - 77, of New Market, passed away Saturday, April 11, 1998, after a brief illness at Ft. Sanders Regional Medical Center. He was a member of Good Hope Baptist Church. He was a farmer and cabinet maker and pastored churches in Jefferson, Grainger and Knox Counties for 46 years. Preceded in death by daughter, Elizabeth Nell Rupert; parents, Walter (Buck) and Selda Wolfenbarger. Survived by a devoted wife of 57 years, Virginia Nell (Jenny) Wolfenbarger; son and daughter-in-law, James Robert (Bobby) and Shelia Wolfenbarger; grandchildren, Chris Rupert and wife, Dana, Missy Reid, Niki Wolfenbarger, Shane and wife, Cortni Wolfenbarger and Tisha Etherton; great-grandchildren, Allison and Aaron Martin, Kage and Christian Etherton; stepmother, Vada Wolfenbarger; son-in-law, Tommy Rupert and wife, Nancy; sisters and brothers-in-law, Edna and Carl Dyer, Wawona and Paul Moody, Ruth and Fred Harding, Grace Phepps, Vorena Dalton and June Winkler; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bruce and Easter Wolfenbarger, Rev. Oliver and Carie Wolfenbarger and John Burchell Wolfenbarger; stepsister, Delphie Wilmont; stepbrothers, Edward and Fielden Harrell; several nieces and nephews; special friend, Rusty Miller and a host of friends. Funeral service 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Mill Springs Baptist Church with Revs. Kenny Bolin and Oliver Wolfenbarger officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday 6-9 p.m. at Fielden Funeral Home, New Market.