Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries
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|AKERS, MARY BRANSON - age 99, of Knoxville, died 2:25 a.m.
Saturday, May 31, 1997, at Colonial Hills Nursing Home, Maryville. Member
of Chilhowee Hills Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by husband,
John F. Akers; son, Kenneth Branson; and daughter, Mrs. J.R. Whaley Jr.
(Martha Lou). Survivors: daughter-in-law, Wilma F. and grandson, Mark S.
Akers of Greenback; son-in-law, J.R. Whaley Jr.; grandchildren, Alicia
and Richard W. Boyd, Knoxville, Stanley and Melissa Zackary, Knoxville,
and John R. Whaley III (Jack) of Florida; great-grandchildren, Jessica
Boyd, Matthew and Sophia Zackary. Family will receive friends Monday, 10-11
a.m., at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Aveue at Broadway and proceed to Woodlawn
Cemetery for graveside services at 11:30 a.m., Rev. Dave L. Ward officiating.
CAGLE, JEANETTE B. ''SUE'' - age 84, of South Knoxville, passed away May 30, 1997, at Hillcrest North Nursing Home. Member of South Knoxville Baptist Church. Retired from East Tennessee Packing Company. Preceded in death by husband, Kenneth R. Cagle, father and mother, John S. and Bertha Cross, and sisters, Myrtle Cross and Hazel Johnson. Survivors: brother and sister-in-law, Frank and Inez Cross; sister, Helen Jones; several nieces and nephews. Graveside service 2 p.m. Sunday, Woodlawn Cemetery, Rev. Gary French and Rev. Gordon Greenwell officiating. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway.
COLE, ROBERT E. (BOB) - age 64, of Knoxville, passed away Thursday evening at home. He was of the Baptist faith. Veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean Conflict in Germany for 18 months. Survivors: wife, Maggie Cole; son and daughter-in-law, Rob and Jan Cole; daughter, Staci Bowling; grandchildren, Jake and Josh Cole, Sheli and Colton Bowling, all of Knoxville; brother, Millard Cole of Morganton, N.C. Family and friends will meet at Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery 12 noon Monday for graveside service, Rev. James McCluskey officiating. Visitation 7-9 p.m. Sunday at Mynatt's.
DRUMMONDS, MRS. FLORENCE EDNA MINK - age 78, of Tazewell, Tenn., wife of Mr. Isom Drummonds, and mother of Mrs. Albert (Clara) Hinchey, Mrs. Jack (Nancy) Carpenter, Mrs. Don (Linda) Surber, Bobby Drummonds. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday, June 1, 1997, at Coffey Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state 30 minutes before service. Burial in Fairview Cemetery. Arrangements by Coffey Funeral Home.
ELLIS, DONALD C. - age 56, of South Knoxville, died May 30, 1997, at his home after a long battle with cancer. He was retired from the Knoxville Post Office. He was a member of Galilee Baptist Church. He was a member of Charles McKinney Lodge No. 433 F&AM. Preceded in death by his parents, Joe Ellis and Lena Ellis King and sister, Stella Ellis Linebarger. Survivors. He leaves to cherish his memory: devoted wife, Lois Spurgeon Ellis; devoted children, Janet Ellis, Wilson, Va., Ray Ellis and wife, Terynia, Wilson, Va., Christopher and D.J. Ellis, Hudson, Fla., Walter Reynolds and wife, Kristi, Knoxville, John Reynolds, Jr. and wife, Lisa, Groton, Conn.; grandchildren, Renotta, Krystal, Brittany, Ellis Kristen Joyner and Joshua Reynolds; sister and brother-in-law, Marie and Tom Copeland, Knoxville; brother, Frank Ellis, Tampa, Fla.; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law and friends. A special thanks to everyone who helped us take care of Don and to Dr. Dean Mire, Dr. Richard Lee and Baptist Hospice. Graveside service 2 p.m. Sunday, Tipton Station Church of Christ Cemetery, Henry Haynes Road, Rev. Curt Franklin officiating. Pallbearers: Tom and Michael Copeland, Walter Reynolds, Ray Ellis, Ronnie Campbell and Don Finchum. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway.
FORD, DONALD C. - age 59, of Powell, Tenn., passed away Thursday evening at UT Medical Center. He was a truck driver for Custom Pack Meats Co. and was preceded in death by his parents, John and Helen Ford. Survivors: wife, Nellie Ford of Powell; daughter, Angela Ford Franklin of Powell; grandson, Isaac Franklin; sister, Frances Taylor of Dover, Tenn.; brothers, Billy Ford and Sammie Ford of Illinois, Danny, Mike and Eddie Ford of Dover, Tenn., Ricky Ford of Clarksville, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services 8 p.m. Saturday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel with Rev. Joe Kennedy, Rev. Troy Baird and Rev. Steve Jones officiating. Family and friends will meet at 1:45 p.m. Sunday at Coppock Cemetery in Union County for a 2 p.m. interment service. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
GUTEKUNST, DOROTHY J. - age 69, of Croydon, Pa., died on Friday, May 30, 1997, at Lower Bucks Hospital, Bristol, Pa. Ms. Gutekunst is the loving mother of Lee Milburn-Carter of Knoxville, Lawrence J. Milburn, Jr. and Richard Peberdy, both of Croydon, Pa., Cathy Baker and Paul Milburn, both of Levittown, Pa.; sister of Albert Gutekunst Sr. of Levittown, and Caroline McCarron of Oakford, Pa.; beloved grandmother of ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Memorial contributions to Abdiel Temple, c/o Kerbela Shrine Temple, Mimosa St., Knoxville, TN 37920, would be appreciated by the family. Services and interment are private and under the direction of the James J. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc., Levittown, Pa.
HENSLEY, JANIE ADA - 89, of Jefferson City, formerly of Rutledge, passed away Friday, May 30, 1997, at her home. She was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by husband, Kyle Hensley. Survived by daughters, Mary Ruth Jones of Bean Station, Dorcus Evans and Betty Bivens of Jefferson City, Kathlene Boley of New Market, Roberta Kamp of Chicago, Ill,; son, K.B. Hensley, Jr., of New Market; 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; sisters, Estella Williams, Helen and Eva Duck, and Leola Stallings, all of Rutledge; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Sunday, Fielden Chapel, with Revs. W.D. Garman and James Rutherford officiating. Interment 11 a.m. Monday, Shiloh Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday 6-8 p.m. at Fielden Funeral Home, New Market.
HORWITZ, ZELDA - age 87, formerly of Chicago, Illinois, passed away May 30, 1997, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Preceded in death by husband, Louis Horwitz. Survivors: son, Nort and daughter-in-law, Virginia-Dawson Horwitz; grandchildren, Ken and wife Beth Horwitz of Atlanta, Georgia, Scott Horwitz of Seattle, Washington; sister, Sylina Rubin of Palm Coast, Florida. Burial will be in Chicago, Illinois. Local arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
INGRAM, OMA A. - age 72, of Maryville, passed away Friday night, May 30, 1997, at Baptist Hospital of East Tenn. Preceded in death by husband, Henry Howard Ingram. Survivors: son, Bill Ingram of Maryville; daughters, Dorothy Trapani of Illinois and Helen McGrath of New Jersey; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; brother, Wayne Murphy of Maryville; sister, Edna Suttles of Maryville; several nieces and nephews. The body will be sent to Taber Funeral Home, 221 E. Main Street, Oakland, Illinois, for funeral service. Interment will be in Hugo Cemetery, Hugo, Illinois. Local arrangements by Miller Funeral Home, Maryville.
JARNAGIN, CLARENCE EDWARD - age 83, passed away May 30, 1997, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. Active member of First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge, the Friendly Fellows Sunday School Class and the Keenagers. Retired from Union Carbide. Survivors: sisters, Helen Owens of Rutledge, Margie Wolfe of Morristown; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will meet at Sunrise Cemetery on Rutledge Pike 10:45 a.m. Tuesday for graveside services at 11 a.m. with Pastor Larry Dipboye, PhD, officiating. Memorials should be made to the First Baptist Church in Oak Ridge. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
MARTIN, TERRY LEE (T. BERRY) - Memorial services were held for Terry Martin, the son of Rev. and Mrs. James Cotner, father of Kristi, Adrian and Terry Jr., May 17, 1997. His remains will be committed to his final resting place, Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, Tuesday, June 3, 1997, at 12 noon, Rev. C.W. Matthews officiating. Many thanks to family and friends. Jarnigan & Son Mortuary in charge.
McBEE, MR. SWAN W. - age 82, of Knoxville, passed away 6:30 a.m. Thursday, May 29, 1997, at St. Mary's Medical Center. He was born in Maynardville and lived several years in Florida. Attended Knoxville Baptist Tabernacle and was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II. Preceded in death by parents, Mr. and Mrs. E.L. McBee; wife, Rosette Hazelwood McBee. Survivors: wife, Nellie Kennedy McBee; daughter, Ruby Cathcart; grandchildren, Al Baxter, Cassanderia Cathcart, all of Knoxville; sisters, Mrs. Jessee (Trula) Hobock, Mrs. Luther (Helen) Cox, both of Maynardville; Mrs. Herbert (Ruby) Woods, Knoxville, Mrs. Ruth Franklin, Rockford; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services 2 p.m. Sunday, Cooke Mortuary Chapel, Rev. Albert Barlow officiating with the Cedar Grove Singers. Interment Cox Cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by the East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard. Pallbearers: Rev. Luther Cox, Hodge Walker, Al Baxter, Doug Cathcart, Glendon Atchley, Wayne Flynn. Arrangements by Cooke Mortuary, Maynardville.
McMILLAN, GEORGE W. - age 66, of Maryville, died Friday, May 30, 1997, at Blount Memorial Hosptial. He was a member of Forest Hill Baptist Church, was retired from ALCOA with 36 years of service and was a member of the ALCOA 25 Year Service Club. He was an avid Maryville High School sports fan. Mr. McMillan was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Houston and Nora Belle McMillan; sister, Violet Largent. Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Marie McMillan; daughter and son-in-law, Pamela K. and Robert Glinka of Orlando, Fla.; sons and daughters-in-law, Lonnie H. and Patsy McMillan of Maryville, Michael L. and Shelia McMillan of Friendsville, David Jeffrey and Mary McMillan of Marysville, Calif., currently stationed in Korea; grandchildren, Phillip H. McMillan, Heather M. Lowe and husband Scott, Moriah L. McMillan, Michael Seth McMillan, Michael Morgan Everett, Clayton B. McMillan, Matthew D. McMillan, Ryan S. Glinka, Patrick C. McMillan, and Danielle Marie Glinka; sisters, Josie Cooper, Pheobe Mallone, Jennie Anderson and Mary Dover, all of Blount County. Funeral services will be 8 p.m. Sunday in McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ken Link officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. Monday in Magnolia Cemetery for the interment service. Memorials may be made to Forrest Hill Baptist Church or to Maryville High School Athletic Department. The family will receive friends Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home, Maryville.
MIRACLE, MR. ERIC SHANE - age 16, of Highland Drive, Corryton, passed away suddenly 7:25 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 1997, at U.T. Medical Center, as the result of an automobile accident. Member of New Hope Baptist Church and would have been a senior at Union County High School next year. Preceded in death by grandmother, Daphne Miracle. Survivors: father, Kenneth E. Miracle, Corryton; mother, Teresa A. Miracle, Tazewell; brother, Kevin Miracle; stepmother, Mary Ann Miracle; stepbrother, Charles Orr; stepsister, Paula Moyers, all of Corryton; grandmother, Dorothy Campbell, Tazewell; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and a host of friends. Interment 11 a.m. Sunday, Pleasant View Cemetery, Rev. Richard Hyde officiating. Arrangements by Cooke Mortuary, Maynardville.
MOORE, CHARLES GLENN - age 68, of Seymour, passed away Friday evening, May 30, 1997. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his son, Kieth Moore. Mr. Moore was formerly employed with East Tennessee Packing Company with 37 years of service and had been employed by Sevier County High School for 15 years. He was an Army veteran. Survivors: wife, Carolyn June Widener Moore; daughter, Karen Moore Wilkes and husband Ted of Maryville; son, Kevin Moore and wife Selena of Greensboro, N.C.; grandsons, Timothy Aaron Wilkes and Jarret Ocean Moore; brothers, John and Posie Moore; sisters, Fanny Cody, Ruth Ownby, Edna Carr and their families. Funeral service 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Floyd Powell and Rev. W.A. Galyon officiating. Family and friends will meet at 11 a.m. Monday at Zion Hill Cemetery for interment. The family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday at Atchley Funeral Home.
ORR, MEREDITH K. - 70, of Knoxville, died Friday, May 30, 1997, at his home following a brief illness. He retired several years ago after 26 years of federal service as Assistant Regional Administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the Midwest Regional Office in Chicago. The son of James and Kathryn Sayer Orr of New Richmond, Pa., he was born May 19, 1927, was a graduate of Cambridge Springs High School and earned his B.S. at Penn State University, magna cum laude, in the Dept. of Agriculture, received his Master's Degree from PSU, member of Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Society and Alpha Tau Alpha, U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict, active member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Moose Lodge and Legions of the Moose. He was a member of the United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Nyals Orr. Surviving: wife, Dolly Pace Orr; sons and daughters-in-law, Bruce and Carol Orr of Dallas, Texas, Kurt and Jody Orr of Chicago, Ill.; daughter, Deborah Kay Orr of Lakeland, Fla.; stepson and daughter-in-law, Clyde and Marsha Pace of Knoxville; grandchildren, Abbie and Emmett Orr of Chicago, Tyler and Hunter Pace of Knoxville; brothers and sisters-in-law, Morrison and Joyce Orr of Grove City, Pa., Roger and Alma Orr of Uniontown, Pa.; several nieces and nephews. The family requests memorials to National Epilepsy Foundation. Memorial service 1 p.m. Sunday, June 1, 1997, at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel, Rev. Garland James officiating. Full military honors by Volunteer State Veterans Honor Guard.
PARKER, RHEBIA ANNA - age 84, of Powell, Tenn., passed away Friday, May 30, 1997, at the Lake City Health Care Center. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh Parker; daughter, Alta Hurley; and parents, Whit and Florence McNeeley Goins. She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Hugh Delano and Barbara Parker of Morristown; daughter and son-in-law, Norma and Lee Kidwell of Powell; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral service 8:30 p.m. Sunday, June 1st at Martins Chapel with Rev. Jack Anderson and Rev. J.L. Shoun officiating. Interment 11 a.m Monday at Woodlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8:30 p.m. before services Sunday at Martin Funeral Home. Martin Funeral Home of LaFollette in charge of arrangements.
PAULSEN, MRS. KATHLEEN MARY GORMAN - age 101, formerly of Knoxville, died May 29, 1997, in Louisville, Ky. Survivors: daughter, Mrs. Martha Chafin, Louisville; son, Edward L. Paulsen, Jr., of Akron, Ohio; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Memorial service 3 p.m. Sunday, June 1, 1997, at Ratterman Funeral Home, 3800 Bardstown Rd., Louisville. Private burial later at Chatham Burial Park, Chatham, Va. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
ROBERTS, MARGARET COMPTON-SMITH - age 78, of Knoxville, passed away Friday, May 30, 1997, at Colonial Hills Nursing Center in Maryville. Preceded in death by her husband, Albert Roberts, Sr.; daughter, Evelyn Casteel. Survivors include four sons, Norman Smith, James Smith and Albert Roberts, Jr. of Knoxville, and Bill Smith of Louisville, Tenn.; four daughters, Betty Large, Irene French, Thelest Maples and Suzie Brummitt, all of Knoxville; one sister, Thelest Bohannon of Knoxville; host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Family and friends will meet at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday at Greenwood Cemetery for graveside services and committal with Dr. R. Thomas Hunter of the First Christian Church officiating. Arrangements handled by McCarty Mortuary, 4004 Holston Drive.
RUTLEDGE, ADA WILLIAMS - age 87, Newport, died Friday at Baptist Convalescent Center. She was a member of First Baptist Church. She had worked for the Sunday School Board in Nashville for 19 years before retiring in 1974. Preceded in death by her husband, Warner G. Rutledge; sister, Estalena Murrell; brother, Roy Williams; a nephew, Bill Williams. Survivors include her nephews, Vonn Ray Murrell, Newport, and Lloyd Williams, Crossville; several great-nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Brown Funeral Chapel with Dr. Charlie Boggan officiating. Interment will be in the Union Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Sunday evening at the Brown Funeral Home. Memorials made be made to the First Baptist Church TV Ministry, P.O. Box 36, Newport, TN 37821.
SHAPIRO, ESTELLE - age 93, a former resident of Knoxville, died Thursday, May 29, 1997, in Philadelphia, Pa. She resided in Knoxville from 1971-1988. Member of the Heska Amuna Congregation, the Heska Amuna Sisterhood, and a member of Deborah. Mrs. Shapiro contributed to many charity organizations and was a strong supporter for Israel. Preceded in death by husband, Alexander Shapiro, who died in 1973, and son, Albert Shapiro. Survivors: Charlotte Shanblatt of Melrose Park, Pa.; son-in-law, Rabbi Sanford Shanblatt; daughter-in-law, Marcia Bryant; also by ten grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Family and friends will meet Sunday at New Jewish Cemetery for a 3:30 p.m. graveside service with Rabbi Shlomo Levine officiating. Contributions in her memory may be made to Heska Amuna Congregation, P.O. Box 10162, Knoxville, TN 37939-0162. Friends may call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
SHARP, TOMMY - age 58, passed away Friday, May 30, 1997, at the LaFollette Medical Center following a brief illness. He was a member of the Forks Grove Baptist Church. Mr. Sharp was a lifelong resident of Campbell County and was a prominent area businessman and civic leader, presently serving as a board member of the Mountain Valley Economic Opportunity Authority. Mr. Sharp was preceded in death by his parents, Leander and Bessie Sharp; brothers, Dana, Howard and L.D. Sharp; sister, Myrtle Ruth Sharp. He is survived by wife, Jo Ann Stiner Sharp, daughters, Debbie Lynn Sharp, Tommi Lynn Allen and husband Chris Allen, all of LaFollette; son, Russell Sharp of Jacksboro; brothers, Virgil, Roscoe and Edwin Sharp, all of Caryville; and sisters, Betty Goins of Hammond, Indiana, and Brenda Vinsant of Jacksboro. In addition, twin granddaughters, Kelsey and Kersten Allen of LaFollette survive him. Services will be Sunday, June 1, 1997, at Forks Grove Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. with services at 3 p.m., followed by interment at Fincastle Cemetery. The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Forks Grove Baptist Church Building Fund. Cross Funeral Home of LaFollette is in charge of arrangements.
SIMPSON, DEADRICK - age 82, of Knoxville, died 2 a.m. Saturday, May 31, 1997, at NHC Health Care of Knoxville. Member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church. Survivors: wife, Helen Simpson, Knoxville; sisters, Pearl Yarber, Knoxville, Hattie Russell, Etowah; brother, Vaughn Simpson, Knoxville. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday at Stevens Chapel, Rev. Charles Mattson officiating. Interment Lynnhurst Cemetery. Pallbearers: nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 4240 Plummer Drive, Knoxville, TN 37918. The family will receive friends 1-2 p.m. Monday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway.
WALDROP, CHARLES RAY - age 71, of Knoxville, passed away May 30, 1997 at St. Mary's Medical Center. Member of Chilhowee Hills Baptist Church. Preceded in death by daughter, Diane Satterfield; mother and father, Ida and Holbert Waldrop; sister, Evelyn Walker. Survivors: wife, Emma Jane Waldrop; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Diane Waldrop; daughter and son-in-law, Denise and Mack Henderson; daughter, Donna Hale; son-in-law, Gary Satterfield; grandchildren, Jenny, Kiley and Ryan Johnson, Josh, Holly and Craig Satterfield, Mindy and Meghann Waldrop, Brandon and Andrew Hale; brother, Melvin Waldrop; sister, Marsha Cruze; several nieces and nephews. Service 8 p.m. Monday, Mynatt's Chapel, Dr. James Robertson officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Greenwood Cemetery for interment. Honorary pallbearers: Bill Vest, Kenneth Blake, Joe Bounds, Scott McNeely, Bill Cruze, Mac Henderson. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at Mynatt's.
WEAVER, HOWARD EUGENE - age 76, of Knoxville, passed away May 29, 1997, at Park West Hospital. Veteran of WW II. Member of Bomb Group No. 446. Retired Industrial Engineer for Robertshaw. Preceded in death by parents, John and Ethel Weaver and brother, Omer Weaver. Survived by wife, Marie W. Weaver; sons and daughters-in-law, Stanley and Niki Weaver of Marietta, Ga., Stephen and Deborah Weaver of Lafayette, Ga., and Stacy Weaver of Knoxville; grandchildren, Andy, Robert, Stephanie, David Weaver; brothers, Floyd and Paul Weaver; sisters, Ruth Lloyd, Katherine Nauman, Lorene Crawford, and Joyce Proffitt; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Sunday at Weaver's Chapel, Rev. Delbert Young officiating. Family and friends will meet at 9:45 a.m. Monday at the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery for a 10 a.m. graveside service. East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard will be conducting military honors. Pallbearers: Joe Yarnell, Dick Bianucci, George Bodenhiemer, Bobby Vanosdale, Floyd and Paul Weaver. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Weaver Funeral Home.
WHITE, MAISIE ELIZABETH ''GRANNY'' - age 97, of Marlow Circle, Clinton, Tenn., passed away Friday at her home. Born January 30, 1900, in Anderson County. She was a member of Poplar Creek Baptist Church, Clinton, Tenn. She was preceded in death by her husband, John T. White; and son, Gene White. She is survived by daughters, Dorothy Proffitt of Seymour, Tenn., Louise Rhodey, Ruby Johnston, Ella Faye and husband Alva Conner, all of Clinton, Ann Panazzo of Oak Forrest, Ill.; son, Lindsey ''Tom'' White of Glenwood, Fla., Eldon ''Bo'' Johnston of Marlow; and daughter, Jenny Phillips of Marlow; brothers, F.A. and Dewey Roberts of Summersville, S.C.; sister, Annie Harness of Oliver Springs; special friends, Steve Rhodey and Gordon White; 21 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and a host of friends and relatives. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, 1997, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home, Clinton. Funeral services will be conducted 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Holley-Gamble Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Homer Hooks and Rev. Bill Dawson officiating. Burial 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 1997, at Anderson Memorial Gardens. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.