Obituaries Archive | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

Jacquelyn Josephine Miller

Jacquelyn Josephine Miller, passed away on November 17, 2019, just after her 81st birthday. Jackie leaves behind her son, Randy and daughter-in-law Renee’, her daughter Toni, and her daughter Jamie, and son-in-law, Mike. She also leaves behind her beloved grandchildren, Charlsey, Corey and Madison. The toughest little lady in a little size 5 shoe; The [Read more…]

Randall R. Farmer

Randall R. Farmer age 63, of Knoxville, TN passed away on November 11, 2019. There are no services planned at this time. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Farmer family and invites you to view and sign the online registry below.

James (Jim) Henry Tolbert

James (Jim) Henry Tolbert, 88, passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2019. He was born January 12, 1931 in Knoxville, TN to White and Evelyn Wilson Tolbert. He married Shirley Coder Tolbert on September 19, 1953 and they enjoyed 65 years of marriage. Jim accepted Christ as his savior in 1940. He was ordained as a [Read more…]

Jackie Willard Oakes

Jackie Willard Oakes, 77, died Friday, November 15, 2019. Born March 7, 1942, he was a son of the late Pleas Norman Oaks and Nina (Frazier) Oaks. Survivors include his wife, Emma Lou (Haun) Oakes; a son, Jackie Norman (Jennifer) Oakes; daughter, Sharon Elaine Micallef; 2 sisters, Norma Hull & Elaine Owens; grandchildren, Jackie Dominick [Read more…]

John Robert Dunlap, Jr. “Jay”

John Robert Dunlap, Jr. (Jay), age 60, passed away in Knoxville, Tennessee, on November 5, 2019. Jay grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, attended Sea Isle Elementary School, Memphis University School, Wake Forest University, and University of Tennessee School of Law. After graduating from college, Jay worked in California for approximately 1 ½ years and was involved in [Read more…]

Jeffery S. Henderlight

Jeffery S. Henderlight of Knoxville, TN entered eternal rest on 11-12-2019 at UT Medical Center surrounded by family. Jeffery was a loving father and grandfather. Jeffery is survived by his loving wife Vicki Henderlight, daughters Crystal and Doris Henderlight son David Henderlight, brothers Kenny and spouse Bonny, David and spouse Mary Jane, Mike and spouse [Read more…]

Elizabeth H. Ogg

Elizabeth H. Ogg, age 97, of Knoxville, TN passed away November 13, 2019. She was born July 28, 1922 to Milton T. Haynes and Iva May Haynes. Lib, as she was affectionately known, was preceded in death by husband, J.C. Ogg, parents, two sisters, and one brother. A graveside service will be held 11:00am on [Read more…]

Matthew Perry Dudley

Matthew P. Dudley, 49 of Knoxville, TN passed away at UT Medical Center November 11, 2019 as a result of injuries sustained in an accident. He was surrounded by his family and close friends. He was born November 1, 1970 in Knoxville and graduated from Central High School and worked as a welder for several [Read more…]

Fred Nichols

Fred Nichols, age 76, went peacefully into the arms of the Lord with his daughters holding his hands, in the early morning hours of November 5, 2019. He was born in Knoxville, TN on June 27,1943. Fred was preceded in death by father: Fred Sr., mother; Jean Jollay, brother, Doug “Duddie”; special and favorite Aunt [Read more…]

Thomas C. Walton

Knoxville- Tom Walton, age 84, passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 2, 2019. He was born Jan. 25, 1935 in Nashville. After serving briefly in the U.S. Army, Tom graduated from Tennessee Tech with a Civil Engineering degree. He began his career at TVA, but then spent over 30 years as Senior Vice President of [Read more…]