Corbyn Elaine Skeen Gresham (Sign Guestbook)

Gresham, Corbyn Elaine Skeen, age 24 of Knoxville, TN passed peacefully Friday, May 3, 2019. She was born February 15, 1995 to Rod and Janet Skeen.
Corbyn attended Powell High School and graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science in Special Education, and a minor in Sign Language Interpretation. She was employed by Knox County Schools and was a Sign Language Interpreter at Bearden Middle School. She is a member of Cumberland Baptist Church. Her favorite bible verse Exodus 14:14 The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.
She is preceded in death by grandparents, Joe and Bobbie Searcy. Corbyn is survived by her husband, Garrett Bryson Gresham; parents, Rod and Janet Skeen; grandparents, Bob and Wilma Skeen; sister, Kayla (Joseph Hogan) Cardio; nephews, Kirk, Cole & Cruz Cardio.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the 12th floor nurses at UTMC and the 3rd North nurses at Sarah Cannon Cancer Center.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Black Oak Heights Baptist Church, 405 Black Oak Dr, Knoxville, TN on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 6:30pm, with a receiving of friends to follow. Dr Chad Crawford will officiate. In lieu of flowers please donate at to support a resource library for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Gresham family and invites you to view and sign the registry below.

23 guestbook entries for “Corbyn Elaine Skeen Gresham”:

  1. Kristi Hundley says:

    Praying for strength and comfort for the Skeen family.

  2. Stacy Conley says:

    Praying for the Skeen and Gresham families. She was such a beautiful soul. Much love to all of you during this time and the days after when it all becomes quiet.

  3. Dottie Qualls says:

    Praying for all of you.

  4. Robin Hodge Smith says:

    My prayers for your family during this difficult time.

  5. Phil, Donna (Hatcher) & Family says:

    “Sending our thoughts and prayers to the Skeen / Gresham families. What a testimony you guys have given during this entire journey! Her light was constantly shining bright. We will continue to hold each of you close . . .”

    “Priceless” song by for King & Country

  6. Randy and Candy Macon says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. She certainly fought the good fight. May you feel God’s grace and love.

  7. Jeff & Debbie Bunch says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the Skeen and Gresham families during this most difficult time. Our prayers are for comfort and strength during this time.

  8. Lisa C Compton says:

    God bless you through this difficult time. Words cannot express our sorrow for your loss. The love and faith displayed by Corbyn and all her family has touched the hearts of many. Praying for God’s peace upon each of you.

  9. Cindy says:

    May God give you the command strength that you need. Praying for you and your family.
    Scott &Cindy Hill

  10. Cindy Hill says:

    May God give you and your family the comfort and strength that you need.
    Our Prayers are with you.

  11. Richard and Pam Krieger says:

    Tremendous family and a true blessing to us and many, many others. Your precious daughter has left such a lasting legacy! Our great God of comfort is evident! Our prayers are with you!

  12. Dean Kerr says:

    So very sorry to hear of this. I know you ALL have fought together this battle and she is now with the Lord. We will be praying that the Lord will bring you the strength to get through this and our prayers will continue for all.
    Dean Kerr & family

  13. Ann-Marie Johnson says:

    Praying for both the Gresham and Skeen families. My heart goes out to you all.

  14. Arielle Wright says:

    Praying for your family during this difficult time?

  15. Kristi says:

    Dear Rod and Janet,
    I am so sorry for your loss of your beautiful daughter. I know from following her journey that she was strong in her faith, so no doubt, we know that she is in the arms of Jesus. I pray for comfort and strength for you all and that you and the family will feel Corbyn’s and Jesus’s love and let it wrap you all in that love.
    Hugs and lots of continued prayers,
    Kristi Phillips

  16. Angie Grant says:

    So very sorry for your loss. Such a beautiful soul. Praying for the Skeen/Searcy families..

  17. David and Kathy Burnett says:

    Praying for you all at this time. May God hold you in His arms of comfort.

  18. John, Rhonda & Chloe Dunn says:

    Our Thoughts & Prayers continue to be with the Skeen/Gresham Families.

  19. Mike Hueser says:

    Janet, Rod and family are in my thoughts and prayers. Hugs to you all.

  20. Patsy & Joe Mode says:

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We love you and we are praying for both the Gresham and Skeen families.

  21. David Smith says:

    Praying for God’s comfort and peace to hold, surround, and sustain the Skeen, Gresham, and Searcy families.

  22. Kim Ammons Trimble says:

    Prayers for you and your family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  23. Lynn Stockett says:

    Praying for all of the family and friends of Corbin. Such a beautiful young girl, inside and out!

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