Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries
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|BRIDGES, MARY RUTH NAUMAN - our beloved mother, grandmother,
great-grandmother and sister joined the angels in heaven on Wednesday,
June 11, 1997. Mrs. Bridges, who was 74, was preceded in death by her husband
of 54 years, Charlie Clayton Bridges. She was an avid gardener, exceptional
cook, seamstress, and devoted family guardian. She was a war bride who
fabricated airplane carbeurators at Warner-Robins in Macon, Ga. while her
husband served in the Army Air Force during World War II. Mrs. Bridges
was a Presbyterian, and a member of the Beaver Ridge Chapter of the Eastern
Star. Mrs. Bridges leaves three children, Lana Jo McElhaney of Farragut,
Tenn., B. Gen. Gary Bridges of Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, and Darrell
Bridges of McDonald, Tenn.; her five grandchildren, Martha Rogers, Kathy
Hochwalt, Capt. Clay Bridges, Allison Bridges, and Sara Bridges; her four
great-grandchildren, Dylan Rogers, Nicole Hochwalt, Clayton Gary Bridges
II, and Aliena Bridges, her chihuaua, Misty; and her calico, Molly. Preceded
in death by her parents, Ernest and Volena Nauman; brothers, Herman, Junior,
and D.M. Nauman, and sister Mildred Bailey, Mrs. Bridges leaves three brothers:
Herbert, Carson, and Henry Nauman. The officiating minister will be Rev.
Judson Shaw of Farragut Presbyterian Church. Visitation will be from 7-9
p.m. on Friday, June 13 at Mynatt Funeral Home with services at 2:00 p.m.
on Saturday, June 14 at Mynatt's Chapel. Interment will be at Solway Memorial
CECIL, REV. MILFORD E. - age 54, of Helenwood, Tenn., passed away Wednesday, June 11, 1997. Born in Scott County, Tenn., March 8, 1943, he was the son of the late Rev. Virgil Cecil and Gracie Goad Cecil. He was a member of Helenwood Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Janet Clark Cecil; son, Dwayne E. Cecil and wife Dorothy of Harriman; two daughters, Jenny and Pam Cecil of Helenwood, Tenn.; honorary daughter, Angie Jeffers of Straight Fork, Tenn.; three brothers, Wendell Cecil and wife Joyce, Roger Cecil and wife Linda, all of Helenwood, Tenn., and Vaughn Cecil and wife Debbie of Crossville. He also leaves many other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, June 14 at Helenwood Baptist Church with the Reverends Roger Cecil and Jim West officiating. Mr. Cecil will lie in state at the church from 1 until time of services at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Daniel Memorial Cemetery in Helenwood. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Helenwood Baptist Church, 235 Main Street, Helenwood, TN 37755. The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. Friday evening at the Jones & Son Funeral Home in Oneida.
DYER, TROY L. - age 61, of Friendsville, passed away Wednesday morning, June 11, 1997, at the family home. He was an investigator for the Blount County Humane Society for nearly ten years. He was a member of the Townsend Saddle Club. He was an avid horse lover who worked with horses most of his life. Preceded in death by parents, John and Viola Dyer; brothers, Woodrow Dyer, Paul J. Dyer. Survivors: wife, Ruth Eleanor Russell Dyer; sons, Timothy Lynn Dyer of Seymour, John Glenn Dyer of Friendsville, Gwen Keith Dyer of Friendsville; grandchildren, John Glenn Dyer Jr., Joshua Dyer, Timothy Ray Dyer; sisters, Daisy Evitts of Michigan, Marie Presley of Maryville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 2 p.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Robert Ogle officiating. Interment to follow in Liberty Christian Cemetery. The family will receive friends 1-2 p.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville.
DeRIDDER, JASON ABRAM - age 24, of Knoxville, died Wednesday, June 11, 1997, at U.T. Hospital. A member of John 23rd Catholic Church and an employee of T.V.A. Survivors: mother, Dr. Charleen Mitchell DeRidder, Knoxville; father, Dr. Lawrence Melsen DeRidder, Rockford, Tenn.; brother and sister-in-law, Dr. Mitchell Lee and Jan DeRidder, Fremont, Calif., Dan Albee DeRidder, Knoxville; sister, Jody Lynn DeRidder, Knoxville; brother and sister-in-law, Kim Joseph and Ning DeRidder, Jakarta, Indonesia; sister, Tamara Lise DeRidder, Portland, Oregon; aunt, Nancy Poltrock of Grand Rapids, Mich.; uncle, James A. Mitchell of Grand Rapids, Mich. Funeral service 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Cathedral of the Sacred Heart of Jesus with Father Terry Ryan, C.S.P. and Father Ernie DeCiccio, C.S.P. officiating. Interment at Sherwood Memorial Garden. Active pallbearers: Mitchell DeRidder, Dan DeRidder, Kim DeRidder, Christopher Mitchell, Andrew Mitchell and Andrew Smith. Honorary pallbearers: Jeffrey Winter, Michael Hale, Travis Griffin and Lynn Goolsby. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Jason DeRidder Scholarship Fund for the T.V.A. School to Work Program, c/o Morris Chapman and Reba Whitson, 400 Summit Hill, T.V.A. West Tower, Knoxville, TN 37902. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Friday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
EDWARDS, VIOLA - age 73, of South Knoxville, passed away June 10, 1997, at Ft. Sanders Hospital. Member of Stock Creek Baptist Church. Preceded in death by husband, Carl Edwards; parents, Clayton and Nancy Cole; and sister, Lena Gentry. Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Sue and Roy Drummonds; brother and sister-in-law, Edward and Mary Cole; sister-in-law, Blanche Whitson; several nieces and nephews. Interment 11 a.m. Friday, Stock Creek Cemetery. Rev. Gene Wood officiating. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway.
EVANS, JOHN - of 1228 A Connecticut Ave., departed this life June 11, 1997, at Ft. Sanders Hospital. Survived by wife, Jacqueline Siler Jones Evans; children, LeShae, Fatiah, Alima, Jahlil, Angela Walker and John and Dennis Evans; mother, Ms. Ruby Evans; brothers, James Jones, Arthur, Willie Glenn (Priscilla), Raven (Cecile), Gregory, Barry, Steven Evans; sisters, Susie (John) Tory, Barbara Evans, Cora Jones, Dorothy (Fredrick) Ray and Donna Evans; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Barbara and Edward McCain; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives and many friends to numerous to name. The family will receive friends 12-12:30 p.m. Friday, Jarnigan's Chapel. Funeral service to follow at 12:30, Jarnigan's Chapel, Elder Kelvin Cash officiating. Interment to follow, Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. Jarnigan & Son Mortuary in charge.
GREEN, GEORGIA JONES - born January 3, 1907, died June 11, 1997. Born and raised in Radford, Virginia. She graduated from Radford Normal School and the University of Tennessee. She moved to Oak Ridge in 1945 and lived in Oak Ridge and vicinity for the rest of her life. She taught at South Clinton Elementary School from 1950 until 1972 when she retired. She was married to James Frederick Green and was widowed in 1981. She is survived by three daughters, Sarah Williams (Sarah Belle), Betty Gardner (Betty Ann), and Julie Miller (Judy Alice); and by numerous grand and great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Boone, N.C., at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the favorite charity of the donor.
HAUN, MARGARET E. (GENCIE) - age 39, of Ball Camp Community, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 1997, at her home. She was of the Baptist faith and an employee of Walgreen's Drugs, Cedar Bluff. Preceded in death by grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Andy and Elizabeth Haun and Mr. and Mrs. James H. and Iva Nipper. Survivors: parents, Edgar L. and Doris Bernice Haun; brother, Donnie and wife, Lisa Haun; brother, Danny and wife, Deana Haun; brother, Mark Haun; nephews, Leslie and Kyle Haun; and niece, Haley Haun, of the Ball Camp Community; boyfriend, Charlie Lamb, Oak Ridge; uncle, Mell Haun of Dayton, Ohio; uncles, Milligan Nipper and J.D. Nipper of Florida; and several local aunts and uncles. Family will meet at Weaver's Funeral Home and friends will meet at Highland West Cemetery at 1:45 p.m. Friday for a 2 p.m. graveside service, Rev. Dewey Cooper officiating. Arrangements by Weaver Funeral Home, 5815 Western Ave., Knoxville, Tenn.
HEMBREE, REV. BOBBY EUGENE (BOO) - age 31, of 20120 Poplar Springs Rd., Loudon, died suddenly Thursday morning, June 12, 1997. Member of Shady Grove Baptist Church; employee of Tennessee Asphalt Co. Survivors: wife, Polly Stockton Hembree; daughter, Tiffany Hembree; parents, Bobby and Hazel Hembree; brothers, Eddie Hembree, all of Loudon, and Rick Hembree, Madisonville; grandmother, Reece Hembree, Loudon, and Ada Tyler, Madisonville. Funeral services 2 p.m. Saturday, Loudon Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Ronnie Davis, Rev. Sammy Thomas and Rev. Elmer Summey officiating. Interment Loudon County Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday, Loudon Funeral Home.
HOFFMEISTER, BERNICE COX - age 84, of Knoxville, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 1997, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. She was a member of Washington Pike United Methodist Church, and the Christian Service Bible Class. Widow of Henry L. Hoffmeister. Survivors: sons, David Leland Hoffmeister, John Allan Hoffmeister, both of Powell; daughter, Cathy King, Corryton; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. Family and friends will meet at the main entrance to Greenwood Cemetery at 12:45 p.m. Friday for graveside and interment service at 1 p.m. Rev. E.A. Eldridge and Dr. James A. Dougherty officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Youth or Children's Department at Washington Pike United Methodist Church. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
HOUGHTON, MR. FRANCIS M., JR. - age 87, of Cook Springs, Ala., passed away June 11, 1997. He was a past member of Church Street United Methodist Church in Knoxville. Mr. Houghton retired as assistant plant manager for Mrs. Grissom's Salads in Nashville. Survivors include wife, Nell T. Houghton; sons, F.M. Houghton, III, Charles Larry Houghton; five grandchildren. The family will receive friends 10 a.m. Saturday, June 14 at Elmwood Chapel. Following visitation a graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. at Elmwood Cemetery. Elmwood Chapel directing. (205) 251-7227
JOHNSON, OSCAR L., JR. (SLIM, LUCKY DEVIL) - age 57, passed away Thursday, June 12, 1997. Arrangements incomplete and will be announced in a later edition by Highland Memorial Funeral Home, 5315 Kingston Pike, 588-0567.
JONES, KENNETH W. - age 36, 4114 Holston Drive, departed this life Tuesday, June 10, 1997, at Ft. Sanders Medical Center. Survivors: four children, Jennifer, Jorden, Jessica and Kenneth U., Jr., all of Memphis, Tenn.; mother, Pauline Jones; father, George E. Jones; grandmother, Alma James; five sisters, Vanessa Hill, Eleanor Kyle, Alma Eaves, Josephine Jones, and Marjorie Jones; three brothers, Paul Hill, all of Memphis, George E. Jones, Jr., Birmingham, Ala., and Darrel Jones, San Antonio, Texas; 13 nieces and nephews, Memphis, Tenn., extended family of Knoxville, Rev. Willie Hall, Bo and Eliza Cooper, Arnetta Kirkland, Willie Mae Woods, Virginia Jackson, Parthenia Hagler, and Dr. Mildred E. Phillips. The body will be returned to Memphis for funeral and burial. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 14, at 12 noon, M.J. Edwards Funeral Home Chapel, Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis, TN 38116, in charge. Unity Mortuary in charge of local arrangements.
LAWRENCE, FERN ELIZABETH - age 83, of Knoxville, formerly of Gulf Breeze, Fla., passed away Wednesday, June 11, 1997. She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Harriet Ayers of Knoxville; sister, Virginia Fredrickson of Gulf Breeze, Fla.; grandchildren, Susan Garverick of Knoxville, Scott Ayers of Cookeville, and Douglas Ayers of Rockford, Ill. Mrs. Lawrence will be removed to Florida for private services at a later date. Local arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.
LAY, LILLIAN - age 79, of Knoxville, went to be with the Lord at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, 1997, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Member of West Anderson Ave. Church of God. Preceded in death by husband, Ivan Eugene Lay; daughter, Willie Ruth Lay; sisters, Ruby Norris and Margie Lee; brothers, Johnny, James, Charles and Albert Lee. Survived by daughters, Christine Ridenour and Ellen Stipes; sons, Eugene, Wayne, James, Walter and Charles Lay; 17 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Tilda Hawkins; brother, Robert E. Lee; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday at West Anderson Ave. Church of God with Rev. Junior Bailey, Rev. James Graves and Rev. Tony Cross officiating with interment at Solway Methodist Church Cemetery. Arrangements by McCarty Mortuary, 4004 Holston Drive.
LIVELY, MRS. NELLIE PAULINE MILLER - age 78, of Wartburg, passed away on Wednesday, June 11, 1997, at Fort Sanders Hospital, Knoxville. Mrs. Lively was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Robert Lively, Sr.; daughter, Carolyn Lowe; grandson, Donnie Lively; brothers, Bill and Mack Miller. She is survived by sons, R.M., Jimmie, Johnnie, and Billy Lively, all of Wartburg; daughters, Alice Woods, Charlotte Woods, both of Joyner Community, Barbara Oran of Rockwood, and Debbie Lindsey of Michigan; 16 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and sister, Ruth Brooks of Oliver Springs. Funeral service will be held Saturday, June 14, 1997, 11 a.m., Fellowship Baptist Church with Rev. Clayton Duncan officiating. Interment will follow in the Anderson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday evening 7-9 p.m. Schubert Funeral Home Chapel, Wartburg.
MINER, MARY AMY EMMERT - age 100, of 122 McKinney Avenue, Rogersville, passed away Thursday, June 12, 1997, at Ridgeview Terrace Nursing Home. Mrs. Miner was the daughter of the late James J. Emmert and Matilda Isenberg Emmert. She was the oldest member of the First Baptist Church of Rogersville and she attended the Rogersville Synodical College. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Walker Miner. She is survived by three daughters, Ruth M. Miner of Rogersville, Evelyn M. Willis of High Point, N.C., and Betty M. Donihe of Rogersville; two sons, James Edward Miner of Oak Ridge and Clay Miner of North Augusta, S.C.; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. Graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday in Highland Cemetery with Rev. Ronell Owensby and Rev. Eugene Hageman officiating. The family will receive friends 10-11 a.m. Saturday prior to the service at Colboch-Price Funeral Home in Rogersville.
MITCHELL, JAMES ROBERT - age 90, of Jefferson City, passed away 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, 1997, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. He was of the Baptist faith. Veteran of WWII, having served in the U.S. Army. Member of American Legion Post #113. Retired printer from the Knoxville News Sentinel with 30 years of service. Preceded in death by wife, Douglas Juanita Hickman Mitchell; and stepson, Jackie Myers. Survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Kay and Dennis Pinkston of Jefferson City, Viola and Dockey McPherson of Dandridge; son and daughter-in-law, Lonnie and Teresa Mitchell of Virginia; seven grandchildren; great-granddaughter, Kayla Finchum of Jefferson City; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 8 p.m. Friday, June 13, 1997, at Farrar's Chapel with Rev. William Bradley officiating. Family and friends will meet at Jefferson Memorial Gardens 10:45 a.m. Saturday, June 14, 1997, for an 11 a.m. interment service. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. prior to funeral services. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City.
PEEVELY, MARGARET TAYLOR - age 94, of Speedwell, passed away June 11, 1997. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Reece Valley Chapel, Rev. Kenneth Luckadoo officiating. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Burial Peevely Cemetery in Speedwell. Visitation Friday 6-8 at Reece Funeral Home and Valley Chapel, 869-3651 or 626-4249.
PERRYMAN, WAYNE ELLIOT - 69, of Clinton, died Thursday at Methodist Medical Center. Born February 24, 1928, in Sevier County, Tennessee. Retired from Martin Marietta Y-12 Plant in Oak Ridge as a heavy equipment operator. He was a charter member and deacon of Antioch Baptist Church, Clinton, Tenn. Member of Operating Engineers Local Union #917, A.B.C.&R. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Julie Ann Perryman; first wife, Pauline Perryman; sisters, Rhonda Terry and Ruth Breeden. Survivors include his wife, Jean Taylor Perryman of Clinton; two daughters, Elizabeth and husband James Kelley of Knoxville, Cindy and husband Landy Clemons of Clinton; one son, William F. and wife Melanie Wilson of Knoxville; four sisters, Wilda McMahan of Sevierville, Edith Wilson of Maryville, Eula Roberts of Maryville, Jeanette Proffitt of Sevierville; two brothers, Shirley F. Perryman of Sevierville, Jack C. Perryman of Amarillo, Texas; five grandchildren, Tracy Wells, Jessica Clemons, Jordon Clemons, Blake Wilson and Kristan Wilson; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services 8:30 p.m. Friday, June 13, 1997, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home with Rev. Earl H. Wilson and Rev. A.H. Gough officiating. Burial 1 p.m. Saturday at McCarty Woodhaven Memory Gardens, Claxton. Family will receive friends 7-8:30 p.m. Friday at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home, Clinton.
REED, BARBARA ANN SIMMONS - age 47, of Niota, passed away Thursday, June 12, 1997, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Knoxville at 5:15 a.m. after a lengthy illness. Preceded in death by mother, Blanche Phillips Simmons; brother, Jackie Simmons. Member of Union McMinn Baptist Church in Niota. Formerly employed by Industrial Wood Craft of Athens. Survivors: husband, Charles L. Reed, Niota; daughters and son-in-law, Kimberly and John Gernert, Knoxville, Ashley Danielle Reed, Niota; son, Joseph Lindsay Ray Reed, Niota; father and step-mother, Ray and Joann Simmons, Englewood; sisters and brother-in-law, Jean Simmons, Waco, Texas, Debbie Thearp, Mobile, Ala., Tammy and Darrell Williams, Athens; brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Sandy Simmons, Sweetwater; several nieces and nephews. The body is at Kyker Funeral Home, Sweetwater, where the family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral services 2 p.m. Saturday at Union McMinn Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Roberts and Rev. Clinton Riddle officiating. Interment to follow at Sweetwater Valley Memorial Park.
RINES, BOBBI NELL BRENDLE - born March 13, 1915, went home on Thursday, June 12, 1997, at her home. She was a charter member of Black Oak Heights Baptist Church; member of Mabel Clement Sunday School Class, O.E.S. May Chapter 24. She was past church clerk and past president of Baptist Women's Missionary Society. She was preceded in death by husband, George W. Rines; parents, Fred T. and Laura Belle Brendle; sister, Gladys Walker of Williams Lake, British Columbia; brother, Fred Hayden Brendle of Burlington, Wash. Survivors: son, Roger Hayden Rines; daughter and son-in-law, Sheri Hope and David L. Stephens; grandson and wife, Christopher Adam and Kristinia Stephens, Andersonville; grandson, Matthew George-Hayden Stephens, Knoxville; sisters-in-law, Catherine Wolfenbarger, Bertie Rines, both of Jefferson City; brother-in-law, Harvey Rines, Strawberry Plains, Tenn.; special nieces, Jean SaCoolidge, Sadro Woolley, Wash., Lois Vandagriff, Oak Ridge, Tenn., Cindy Moser, Madisonville; special lifelong friend, Mabel Clement. Funeral service 2 p.m. Saturday in Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel with Rev. Fred Bittle officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Cemetery. Nephews will serve as pallbearers. Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Hospice, 3755 Maynardville Hwy., Knoxville, TN 37918. The family will receive friends 6-8:30 p.m. Friday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.
WHITSELL, RALPH EUGENE - age 49, of Heiskell, passed away Thursday, June 12, 1997, in East Ridge, Tenn. Survivors: mother, Fay Harvey; sisters, Jane Queener, Carolyn Metcalf; brothers, Gordon, Adolph and Johnny Whitsell, Fred and Peter Harvey; several nieces and nephews. Graveside service 2 p.m. Sunday, Mt. Harmony Cemetery, Heiskell. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Saturday at Weaver Funeral Home, 5815 Western Ave.
WALKER, FRED WAYNE, SR. - age 70, of Knoxville, passed away June 12, 1997, at Ft. Sanders Parkwest Hospital. He was a member of Central Baptist Church of Bearden and the Paul Walker Sunday School Class, Cherokee Lodge F.&A.M., the Knoxville Scottish Rite Bodies and a Shriner. Retired from Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, Inc. Y-12 plant in the environmental engineering department. He was preceded in death by his son, Fred Wayne Walker, Jr.; parents, John Wiley Walker and Nannie Eblen Walker; sister, Ruby Lee Walker; brother, Smith Walker. Survivors: wife, Barbara Peerman Walker; daughter, Suzan Jordan of Knoxville; daughter-in-law, Michelle Collins of Knoxville; grandchildren, Joshua Wayne Walker, Nathan Monroe Walker, Madison Ellisse Jordan, all of Knoxville; sisters and brothers-in-law, Lucille Fletcher of Lexington, N.C., Frances Higgins of Hays, N.C., Dora Duff of Lenoir City, Alma and Knox Jackson of Wilkesboro, N.C., Mary and Charles Cain of Hickory, N.C.; brother, Elmer Walker of North Wilkesboro, N.C.; sister-in-law, Bernice Walker of Lenoir City; stepmother, Esther Walker of North Wilkesboro, N.C.; aunt, Dora Fritts of Knoxville; uncle and aunt, Kaney and Eula Eblen of Kingston; aunt, Zenith Walker of North Wilksboro, N.C.; several nieces, nephews and cousins. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, June 14, 1997, at Click Funeral Home followed by funeral services at 8 p.m., Rev. Lowell Ramsey officiating. Graveside services 2 p.m. Sunday, Lakeview Cemetery, Tom Robins officiating. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City, in charge. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Homeless Children International, Inc., P.O. Box 53026, Knoxville, TN 37950-3026, for the Wayne Walker Memorial Children's Home in Bolivia.
VITAL, MARGARET - age 81, of North Knoxville, passed away Wednesday, June 11, 1997, at St. Mary's Hospital. She was a member of Knoxville First Seventh Day Adventist Church. Survivors: husband, Everett Vital, Sr.; son and daughter-in-law, Everett Jr. and Loril Vital, Lexington, Ky.; grandchildren, Mike and Joseph Vital; sister, Anna Pacheco, West Palm Beach, Fla. Funeral service 3:30 p.m. Friday at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel, Elder William Peeke and Elder Ron Pickell officiating. Interment at Lynhurst Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-2:30 p.m. before the service at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 2300 W. Adair Drive.