Miscellaneous Knox County, Tennessee Obituaries

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ALDREDGE, CHARLES LEONARD JR. ''CHARLIE'' - age 43, of Concord, passed away Friday in Harlan, Ky. Charlie was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Aldredge. Survived by his sisters, Barbara Dixon of Concord, Brenda Siler of Roanoke, Va., and Linda Poindexter of Cawood, Ky.; special friends and brothers who took care of Charlie in his illness, Albert, Kent, Mike and David Ingram of Concord; close friend, Larry Cooper of Concord; many other friends, nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Sunday followed by funeral services at 8 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. E.M. Sherwood officiating. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Monday in the Concord Masonic Cemetery for graveside services. Pallbearers: Albert, Kent, Mike and David Ingram, Jim Tillery and James Hayes. All others in attendance will serve as honorary pallbearers. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City, in charge. 

ARTER, NETA C. - age 89, of Knoxville, passed away January 28, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Member of Euclid Ave. Baptist Church. Survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. Family and friends will meet at 10:45 a.m. Monday at Highland Memorial Cemetery for an 11 a.m. graveside service, Rev. Leland Lyon officiating. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Sunday at McCarty-Weaver Cumberland Chapel. 

BOLING, JIM - age 50, of Knoxville, died Saturday, January 31, 1998, at UT Hospital. Survivors: mother and stepfather, Mary and Harold Witenbarger; brothers, Joe and Steve Garland, Pete and Dennis Witenbarger; sister, Dinah Nash; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Funeral services 7:30 p.m. Sunday, February 1, 1998, in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home, Rev. Ernie Coleman officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Monday in Dupont Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday at Atchley Funeral Home. 

CARTER, THOMAS - of 2626 Sunset Avenue, departed this life January 31, 1998, at Baptist Hospital. Arrangements incomplete and will be announced by Jarnigan & Son Mortuary. 

CHANDLER, MAXIE LEE YEARY - age 66, of Morristown, passed Friday, January 30, 1998. Maxie was the daughter of the late Rev. Lester and Rittie Yeary. She professed Christ and joined Mount Herman Baptist Church at an early age. During her residency in Knoxville, she worked faithfully in Mount Zion Baptist Church and Boyd's Creek Church of God. After relocating in Morristown, she became a member of Toney's Chapel Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; and sister, Marie Yeary; husbands, William Winton and Minister James Chandler. Survivors include a daughter, Willetta Winton; two grandchildren, Tony and Lindsay Lamb of Knoxville; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Irene and William Smith of Buffalo, NY, Delphine and Rev. Harrell Blevins of Morristown; special friend, Roy Fine, Alcoa; a host of relatives including the Chandler family and friends. Visitation at Westside Chapel Funeral Home starting at 6 p.m. with the services to follow at 8 p.m. with Rev. Cauley Clark, Rev. Roger Mills, Jr., Rev. Byron Chambers and Sister Iva Jean Tucker officiating. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Oak Ridge Memorial Gardens in Oak Ridge. Donations may be made to the Toney's Chapel Baptist Church Building Fund in Mrs. Chandler's Memory. Friends may call at the home of Yolanda Blevins-Solomon of 5051 Buell Chapel Road, Morristown, Tenn. Westside Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. 

DUNCAN, MILDRED LOUISE - age 76, of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, January 29, 1998. Preceded in death by children, Stephen Daniel Duncan, Mary Louise Galloway. Survivors: husband, James E. Duncan; children, Billie Rose, James E., II, Susan and Tommy. Graveside service 11 a.m. Monday at Woodlawn Cemetery. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. 

CRAIG, BERNARD E. - age 74, of Knoxville, passed away January 28, 1998. He was a 32nd degree Mason with the Blue Lodge Saigon #188 F&AM and a member of Scottish Rite Bodies. He was a World War II Pearl Harbor survivor. Survivors: wife, Tjit (Susie) Craig; children, John B. Craig, Bill Craig, Janice Craig, Sandy Craig and Lisa Craig Powell; several grandchildren; sisters, Bonetta Howard and Barbara Rawley; brother, Burdale Craig; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will meet at Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at 2 p.m. Monday for graveside service. Military honors will be presented by the East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard. The family will be at 4150 Deer Creek Drive following the service. Arrangements by Mynatt's. 

GALYON, MARIE THOMPSON - age 88, of Fountain City, died Thursday, January 29, 1998. She was a member of Smithwood Baptist Church and the Bethany Sunday School Class. Widow of Earl C. Galyon. Her survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Don Newton of Brunswick, Ga., Gay and Lloyd Cross of Powell; seven grandchildren, Kathy Newton of Brunswick, Ga., Michelle Newton of Fitzgerald, Ga., Joyce Beck and her husband Marc, Donnell Lancaster and her husband Shane, all of Atlanta, Michael Cross and his wife Shanna of Knoxville, Nikki Long and her husband Michael of Barnesville, Ga., Kim Ward and her husband Garry of Coalfield, Tenn.; sister, Margaret Dozier of Nashville; sister-in-law, Marguerite Thompson of Knoxville. Family and friends will meet Sunday at Woodlawn Cemetery for a 1:30 p.m. interment service with Dr. C. Glenn Sullivan officiating. Memorials may be made to Smithwood Baptist Church, 4914 Jacksboro Pike, Knoxville, TN 37918. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel. 

HELMS, NATHAN ''HOPPY'' - age 72, of South Knoxville, passed away Friday, January 30, 1998, at Ft. Sanders Regional Medical Center. Attended Island Home Baptist Church. Retired from A&P Tea Company. Served in the Merchant Marines during WWII. Survivors: wife, Martha Ellen Helms; daughter and son-in-law, Anna Marie and Danny Hughes; son, Joseph Nathan Helms; granddaughters, Rachel Marie Marak and Haley Anna Hughes; sister, Jeanette Luttrell; brother, Henri Helms; sisters-in-law, Mariana Davis and Solveig Helms; brother-in-law, Ernest Luttrell; and relatives in Antwerp, Belgium. The family and friends will meet Sunday at Island Home Baptist Church Cemetery for a 2 p.m. interment service, Rev. C. Ray Kitts officiating. In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the Knox County Humane Society, 800 Millwood Road, Knoxville, TN 37920; or the Bearden High School Foundation, 8352 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. 

HONIKER, MRS. THERESA MARIE - age 78, of Maynardville, passed away 12:20 p.m. Saturday, January 31, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. She was of the Catholic faith. Preceded in death by husband, Carroll Honiker; daughter, Frances Walker. Survivors: daughter, Carole A. Shifflet, Maynardville; son, Robert Honiker, Florida; ten grandchildren to include Pamela Collins, Charles Shifflet, Elizabeth Shifflet; great-grandchildren, Dakota, Brittni and Lillian Ashleigh, all of Maynardville. Memorial services 7 p.m. Tuesday, Cooke Mortuary Chapel. Cooke Mortuary, Maynardville, in charge. 

HUDDLESTON, RUBY DUNLAP ''GRANNY'' - age 77, of Knoxville, died Thursday, January 29, 1998, at the home of her daughter after a lingering illness. Member of Smith Grove Baptist Church. Preceded in death by husband of 46 years, Charles L. Huddleston; and son, Hugh Huddleston. Survivors: daughters and sons-in-law, Rebecca and James Vineyard, Betty and Henry Edmons; son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Pam Huddleston, all of Knoxville; 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Mossie Cody, Loudon Health Care Nursing Home; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel with Rev. Jack Palmer and Rev. Dennis Blazer officiating. Interment at Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. 

JACKSON, LUCILLE - of Knoxville, departed this life Saturday, January 31, 1998, at Baptist Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Unity Mortuary. 

JONES, MATTIE LEE - age 79, of Knoxville, passed away Saturday, January 31, 1998. Member of Vestal United Methodist Church. Survivors: husband, Scott Jones; sons and daughters-in-law, Scotty and Daphne Jones, Donald and Jamie Jones; grandchildren, Steven Jones, Michelle Helton, Melessia Roberts, Monica Leigh Warwick, Jason Jones, Holly Jones; three great-grandchildren. Service 8 p.m. Monday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev. Vencent Jones and Rev. Larry Cash officiating. Family and friends will meet 11 a.m. Tuesday, Highland Memorial Cemetery for interment. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday at Mynatt's. 

KELLEY, DOUGLAS E. (PAG) - age 47, of 384 Smithfield Road, Tellico Plains, passed away 4:20 p.m. Friday, January 30, 1998, at his home. Employed by the state forestry. Devoted member and choir director of Altoona Baptist Church. Survivors: wife, Sharon Walker Kelley; sons, Stephen and Gavin Kelley, both of Tellico Plains; sister, Reba Dockery, Madisonville; brothers and sisters-in-law, Sidney and Kate Kelley, Tellico Plains, Wade and Mary Kelley, Gwindlen Kelley, all of Coker Creek; several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews; loving mother-in-law and father-in-law, Tince and L.T. Walker, Tellico Plains. Preceded in death by parents, Edd-Lee and Mattie Kelley; sister, Alba Kelley; brother, Archie Kelley. Funeral 11 a.m. Sunday, Altoona Baptist Church, Rev. Donnie Houston, Rev. Mark Kelley officiating. Interment in church cemetery. Arrangements by Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Tellico Plains. 

LEE, ETHEL BAUNITA (LANE) - age 82, passed away Thursday, January 29, 1998. Preceded in death by husband, Elmer Lee; son, Boyd Lee; and daughter, Emma Allen. Member of Wards Chapel Church of God. Survivors: sons and daughters-in-law, James (Butch) and Joyce, Ralph and Patsy, John and Cathe, Raymond and Sue Lee; daughters, Barbara Joiner, Alma Breeden and Anna Collins; son-in-law, Roy Allen; brother and sister-in-law, Otis and Pearl Lane; 30 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren. Funeral 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Berry Chapel, Rev. Randy Bailey and Rev. Kenny Walker officiating. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Pallbearers will be grandsons, Jimmy, Billy, Ronnie, Darrell, B.J. and Jerry. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. 

MANLEY, STANLEY ''JOE HONEY'' - age 80, of 1243 Old Andrew Johnson Highway, New Market, Tenn., passed away at 2:10 a.m. Thursday, January 29, 1998, at Lakeway Regional Medical Center, Morristown, following an extended illness. He was a member of the Loy Memorial United Methodist Church, and was a retired counselor for the Tennessee Department of Human Services having served in Jefferson and Knox counties. Veteran of World War II. Preceded in death by parents, George D. and Anna Wix Manley; brothers, Henry Wix and George Manley. Survivors: wife, Evelyn Peck Manley of New Market; children, Judy Irwin and Janice Kuykendall; sons, Bill and Kenneth McVay; stepdaughters, Nancy Willis and Alice Davis; stepsons, Carl and Larry Peck; sister, Sara French; brothers, Clyde and Hugh Manley; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Loy Memorial United Methodist Church, c/o Johnny Fountain, 934 Church View St., New Market, TN 37820. Memorial services 2 p.m. Sunday at Loy Memorial United Methodist Church with Rev. Millard Johnson, Rev. S. Lee Campbell and Rev. Henry Harlow officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City. 

NELSON, VERNA CARTER - age 80, of Jefferson City, died at 2:26 p.m. Friday afternoon, January 30, 1998, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. She was a member of the George Street United Methodist Church and was a retired employee of Magnavox. Preceded in death by her husband, George F. Nelson; infant daughter, Iva Mae Nelson; son, F. Glenn Nelson; and parents, William S. and Lavina Carter. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Ronald L. and Jackie Nelson of Florence, Ky.; daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Richard Haun of Jefferson City; grandchildren, Connie Trail and Brenda McHaffey of Jefferson City, Kristi Buchanan of Knoxville, Richie Haun of Johnson City, Brandon Haun of Jefferson City; great-grandchildren, Amber, Shane, Miranda, Courtney and Breanna Trail of Jefferson City, and Kasey Buchanan of Knoxville; sister, Naomi Shockley of Talbott; sister-in-law, Dorothy Purgason of Greeneville; daughter-in-law, Allison Nelson of Jefferson City; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Ruby Shropshire of Jefferson City. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday evening, February 1, 1998, from the Farrar Funeral Home Chapel in Jefferson City with Rev. Marvin Hayes officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10:30 a.m. Monday morning, February 2, 1998, at the funeral home and proceed to West View Cemetery for an 11 a.m. interment service. Family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Sunday evening prior to services at the funeral home. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, 411 W. Broadway Blvd., Jefferson City, Tenn. Phone (423) 475-3892 

PATE-METZ, HELEN E. - age 70, of North Knoxville, died 3:40 p.m. Thursday, January 29, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. She was a member of Emerald Avenue United Methodist Church, the Action Sunday School Class, the United Methodist Women, and she was the church's representative to the Inter Faith Clinic, the Health and Welfare Ministry and the Holson United Methodist Home for Children. For many years she had taken the blood pressure screening on Sunday morning at the church. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Kenneth S. Pate. She was retired from St. Mary's Medical Center as a registered nurse, and was instrumental in the development of the Rehab Unit at St. Mary's Medical Center. Survivors: husband, Paul Metz, Knoxville; sons and daughters-in-law, Brooke and Meshelle Pate, Huntsville, Ala., Brett and Susan Pate, Knoxville; grandchildren, Lucas, Jeremy, Taylor and Brianna Pate; brother, John Collins, Greenville, S.C.; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 7 p.m. Sunday, Stevens Mortuary Chapel, Rev. Robert Bean officiating. Family and friends will meet 12:30 p.m. Monday at the mortuary to leave in procession for a 1 p.m. graveside service at Greenwood Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials may be made to St. Mary's Rehab Unit, c/o St. Mary's Medical Center, 900 East Oak Hill Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917; or UT Medical Center Human Immunology and Cancer Gift Fund, Office of Development, 600 Henley St., Knoxville, TN 37902, in memory of Helen Pate. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway. 

RAYMOND, FRANCES MOORE RADER - age 65, of Shady Road, Strawberry Plains, Tenn., passed away Friday, January 30, 1998, at her home following a long illness. She was of the Baptist faith and was a LPN. Preceded in death by former husband, Jack Rader; and husband, George Raymond. Survivors: sisters, Bessie Lundy of Strawberry Plains, Maxy Tibbs of Franklin, Ohio; many nieces and nephews; and special friend, Charles Pankey of Strawberry Plains; and a host of relatives and friends. Funeral services 8 p.m. Sunday in the East Chapel of Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City, with Rev. Greg Jones and Rev. Gene Chesney officiating. Interment graveside services 11 a.m. Monday at Brickey Cemetery, Blount County. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Sunday evening at Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City. 

REED, ROBERT EDWARD, LT. COMMANDER, USN RETIRED - of Knoxville, died 7:08 p.m. Thursday, January 29, 1998, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, after a lengthy illness. Veteran of World War II. He was the last remaining native Tennessean stationed on the USS Tennessee during the attack on Pearl Harbor. He proudly served his country for 3 years in the US Army and 27 years in the US Navy. After retiring from the Navy in 1960, he attended the University of Tennessee and received a BS degree in education. He taught school in Savannah, Ga., Clinton, Tenn., and Maynardville, Tenn., until his retirement in 1977. Member of Fountain City Lodge #757 F&AM Knoxville, 32nd Degree Scottish Rite. Member of Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, Fleet Reserve Association and Retired Officers Association. A native of Scott County, Tenn., he was the son of the late Nelson and Eldora Reed. Preceded in death by brothers, Hillard, John R., William (Bud) and George Reed. Survivors: devoted wife of 48 years, Elizabeth Louise Hall Reed; daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and LTC (USAF) Steven Welch, Niceville, Fla.; daughter, Kathryn Reed, Knoxville; son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Susie Callis Reed, Raleigh, N.C.; grandson, Austin Reed, Raleigh, N.C.; sister, Alberta Burdett, Cincinnati, Ohio. Family and friends will meet at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens Monday at 2:45 p.m. for a 3 p.m. graveside service and interment, Rev. Carl Oaks officiating. Full military honors will be presented by Color Guard, Naval Marine Corp. Reserve Center, Knoxville. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway. 

ROBERTS, DR. J. WARREN - age 74, of Sonoma, California, died 9:30 a.m. Friday, January 30, 1998, at his home. He was born March 22, 1923, in Adel, Georgia, to the late Charles Howell and Madeline Marsh Roberts. Dr. Roberts had lived in Sonoma for three months, having moved there from Pittsboro, North Carolina. He was a veterinarian in Ocilla, Georgia, and Knoxville. He retired in Knoxville. He was a member of the American Veterinary Medicine Association and past president of the Lions Club in Knoxville. Dr. Roberts was a 1945 graduate of Auburn University. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Cross Roberts. Survivors: son, Lt. Col. James W. ''Jim'' Roberts, Jr., USAF Retired, and daughter-in-law, Carolyn Wallis Roberts of Sonoma, California; one nephew. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 3, 1998, at Ocilla Cemetery in Ocilla, Georgia, with Rev. Kirk Loyless officiating. In lieu of flowers, those desiring to make memorials may send them to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Paulk Funeral Home. (912) 423-2033 

SANDS, MRS. BOBBIE - age 63, of Seymour, Tenn., died Saturday, January 31, 1998, at her residence. She is survived by her husband, Andrew Sands of Seymour; four sons, Buster Sands and wife Mary of Knoxville, Skip Sands and wife Trish of Knoxville, Carl Sands of Alcoa, and Wayne Sands of Seymour; two daughters, Joyce Roberts and husband Henry of Knoxville, and Vickie Brewer and husband Jim of Townsend; one brother, Jack Adams; and one sister, Maggie Cross, both of Knoxville. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Sunday, February 1, 1998, at Highland South Funeral Home with funeral services to be held at 8 p.m. in the chapel at the funeral home with the Rev. Terry McCloud officiating. Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday, February 2, 1998, at Highland South Cemetery. Arrangements being handled by Highland South Funeral Home and Cemetery. 

SPANN, DENNIS G. - of Knoxville, died Friday, January 30, 1998, at St. Mary's Hospital after a short illness. He was born April 29, 1922, in Nashville, Tenn. Member of Bearden United Methodist Church, a Mason, and a World War II veteran serving 27 months in the China-Burma Theater. In 1958-60 he had an assignment with Project Mercury, engineering for the first flight in space the tracking stations in White Sands Missile Base, N.M., and Corpus Christi, Texas. He was in charge of the Space Testing Center at Wallops Island, Va., where he worked with NASA. He was a consultant to the U.S. Government on Worldwide Communications in Alaska in 1962 and at EUSCOM Headquarters, Patch Base, Vianghan, Germany, from 1968-1970. In 1981, he retired from Bell Telecommunications after 40 years of service. Preceded in death by parents, Edgar L. and Susie Smith Spann; three brothers, Will Allen, Buddy and Paul. Survived by his wife, Katie McDavid Spann; son and daughter-in-law, Barry and Emily Anderson Spann, all of Knoxville; daughter, Barbara Spann of Dickson, Tenn.; and granddaughter, Rhonda Jones of Nashville. Funeral service 11 a.m. Monday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel with Rev. Grady Winegar officiating. Interment will follow at Tennessee Veterans' Cemetery with military honors presented by Volunteer State Veterans Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, East Region Office, 871 Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909. The family will receive friends 10-11 a.m. Monday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. 

STENHOUSE, MRS. MARY JOHNSON - of Beaman Lake Road, departed this life, January 31, 1998, at her home. Survivors: sister, Mrs. Alice Coleman; devoted nephew, Wilson L. (Shirley) Johnson, Sr.; nephew, Don Coleman; niece to include, Juanita Ewing. Funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday at Jarnigan's Chapel. Interment Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Jarnigan & Son Mortuary. 

TEAGUE, JEROME C. - age 75, of LaFollette, passed away Saturday, January 31, 1998, at his home. He was a member of White Oak Baptist Church. A member of Jellico Masonic Lodge #527 F&AM. He served as a county commissioner in the '60s. He was preceded in death by his parents, Callie and Mattie Jones Teague; two brothers, Emmit and Quinton Teague. He is survived by his wife, Cecil Teague of LaFollette; son and daughter-in-law, John J. and Margo Teague of Knoxville; granddaughter, Maggie Teague of Knoxville; brother, C.G. Teague; sister, Grace Brown, both of Jellico; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. Graveside services 2 p.m. Monday, February 2 at Campbell Memorial Gardens with Bro. Carl Bradshaw officiating. Martin Funeral Home of LaFollette in charge of arrangements. 

TINDELL, CENTRIC SANFORD ''BUB'' - age 89, of Knoxville, passed away January 26, 1998, at Colonial Hills Nursing Center in Maryville. He was a retired farmer and as a youth was baptized in Deadrick Avenue Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents, Sanford and Pearl Tindell; sisters, Trula Fabula and Eula Robinson. Survived by sisters, Nell Tindell and Mamie Robinson of Knoxville; and three nieces. Family and friends will meet for graveside service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Lynnhurst Cemetery, Rev. Ron Mouser officiating. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Monday at Mynatt's. 

TIPTON, CALLIE (NEUBERT) ''NANA'' - age 89, of Powell, died 3:55 a.m. Friday, January 30, 1998, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Retired from the Standard Knitting Mills. Preceded in death by husband, Leonard Tipton; and son, J.W. Tipton. Survivors: daughter and son-in-law, Juanita and Glen Webb; grandsons and wives, Randy and Sandra Webb, Scott and Teresa Webb; granddaughter and husband, Sandi and Pat Moore; great-grandchildren, Matthew Webb and wife Jessica, Amanda Wheeler and husband ''Beetles'' Wheeler, Brittany Stanford and Tyler Webb; great-great-granddaughter, Jacinda Webb; brother, Johnny Neubert, Mascot; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will meet 1:45 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant Hill Cemetery for a 2 p.m. graveside service and interment, Rev. Lester Mullins, Rev. Harvey Sherlin and Rev. Randy Webb officiating. Arrangements by Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at Broadway. 

VALENTINE, MALINDA KATHLEEN HOWARD - age 72, of Knoxville, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, January 31, 1998, at her home after a long struggle with Alzheimer's Disease. Preceded in death by husband, Aaron Holiday Valentine; father, Homer Lee Howard; mother, Rebecca Ann Dixon Howard; sister, Hazel Howard Huff. Survived by son, Rev. Daryl W. Valentine; daughter and son-in-law, Gale and Dayne Dunsmore; son and daughter-in-law, Steve and L'Rae Valentine, all of Knoxville; grandchildren, Kim and Artie Davis, Kristi and Bill Ballew and Jonathan Valentine, all of Knoxville; brothers, Ried Howard and William Howard; sisters, Bonnie Marshall and Connie Howard, all of Sevierville; several nieces and nephews; special caregiver and niece, Rhonda Miller; and a host of relatives and friends. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Emory Pike American Christian Church, Rev. Dallas Harrell, Rev. Andy Ball and Rev. Dwight Killion officiating. Body will lie in state one hour before service. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews. The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. Monday at Mynatt's. 

WEST, ADAM CRAIG - age 17, of Halls, passed away January 29, 1998, at UT Hospital. Member of Emory Valley Baptist Church, Junior Class of Halls High School and employed by Captain D's. Preceded in death by grandparents, Bill and Doris Munsey, and O.C. West. Survivors: parents, Joey and Vicki West; brother, Josh West; grandmother, Novella Wuerdman; several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev. Irby Russell officiating. Interment Lynnhurst Cemetery. Pallbearers: Roger Breeden, Johnny Butler, Tommy Mills, Dennis Rose, Larry Munsey, Bill Roberts. Arrangements by Mynatt's. 

WHITEHEAD, KENNETH EDWARD ''KENNY'' - age 52, of South Knoxville, formerly of Maryville, passed away Friday, January 30, 1998, at his home. Member of New Hopewell Baptist Church. Employee of Sea Ray Boats with 17 years of service. Veteran of the Vietnam Conflict. Preceded in death by father, Raymond Whitehead. Survivors: son, Bobby; daughter, Valerie Whitehead, Knoxville; mother, Annis Whitehead, Maryville; brothers and sisters-in-law, Rev. George and Barbara Whitehead, Friendsville, Bill and Liz Whitehead, Greenback; sisters and brothers-in-law, Nellie and Ray Garland, Maryville, Mary and Earl Stephens, Newport; sister, Brenda Whitehead, Maryville; children's mother, Sheila Houser Whitehead; several nieces and nephews; friends and family. Funeral 2 p.m. Sunday, New Hopewell Baptist Church, Rev. Eric Boyer and Rev. George Whitehead officiating. Interment New Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers: Tony Whitehead, Bill Smith, Bill Whitehead, Raymond Boling, Johnny Houser and Steve McCarty. Honorary pallbearers: Hugh Houser, Jerry Price, Richard Browning, Jimmy Clark and Ed Smith Sunday School Class. Military honors at the grave by the Volunteer State Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Hopewell Baptist Church Building Fund, 943 Kimberlin Heights Rd., Knoxville, TN 37920. Arrangements by Berry Funeral Home, Chapman Highway. 

WINNINGHAM, MR. ERNEST EUGENE - age 82, born September 25, 1915, died January 31, 1998, at the Fentress County General Hospital following an extended illness. He served 16 years on the Fentress County Commission and was an active member of the South Main Baptist Church where he served as a trustee and Sunday School Superintendent. He was an avid, die-hard fan of the Tennessee Volunteer football and basketball teams rarely missing a home until his declining health forced him to stop. He is survived by his devoted wife of 60 years, Mozelle (Peters) Winningham; six children, James Winningham, Jerry Winningham, Lois Conatser, Linda Winningham, Leta Winningham, all of Fentress County, Tenn., and Jeffrey Winningham of Florida; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Carmel Morris of Livingston, Tenn., Beatrice Burgess of Cookeville, Tenn.; and three brothers, Hershel P. Sells of Crossville, Tenn., Arthus E. ''Bud'' Sells of Monroe, Tenn., and Clifton Stephens of Norris, Tenn.; one stepsister, Ida Wright of Robbins, Tenn. He was preceded in death by four infant children and one granddaughter. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, February 2 in the chapel of Jennings Funeral Home with burial in the Taylor Place Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday, February 1 at the Jennings Funeral Home from 4 until 9. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the South Main Street Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 435, Jamestown, TN 38556. Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tenn., in charge of services.

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