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Thomas “Tom” Jensen

Tom Jensen passed peacefully July 24, 2018 at the age of 83 at his home. Tom’s parents, Christine Scarbrough Jensen and Irving Jensen and sister, Ann Waldrep, preceded him in death. Tom was married to the love of his life Carolyn Carter for 58 years. His loving children and their wonderful spouses are daughter, Cindy [Read more…]

Lisa Leigh Large Ryan

Lisa Large Ryan, 47, of Knoxville, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 20, 2018. She is survived by her father, David Large; her sister, Leslie McFalls; her brother-in-law, Brian McFalls; her cherished nephew, Brodie McFalls; her aunt, Barbara Messer; as well as beloved uncles, aunts, and cousins. She was a graduate of Halls High, UT, [Read more…]

William Hancock

William David Hancock, age 78 of Powell, passed away July 20, 2018. He was loved by many and will be greatly missed. Graveside service will be 11:00am on Tuesday July 24, 2018 at Caledonia Presbyterian Church Cemetery 7817 N Ruggles Ferry Pike, Knoxville, TN 37924. Condolences can be made at www.gentrygriffey.com . Gentry Griffey Funeral [Read more…]

Virginia Copenhaver Wilson

Virginia Copenhaver Wilson 11/17/1927 to 7/17/2018. Proceeded in death by parents Dr. & Mrs. M.M. Copenhaver and by husband of 41 years, Charles M. Wilson of Inskip. Survived by son, Charles David Wilson; daughter-in-law, Jeannia R. Chandler; grandson, Alexander M.N. Wilson, and step grandsons, Dylan McFarland and Louis Bearden; sister, Nancy C. Stinnette. Virginia was [Read more…]

James Jackson Prater

James (Jim) Prater, age 85, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018 from Congestive Heart Failure. He was a member of Beaver Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church where he taught Sunday school classes for over 40 years. He was an elder for many years. He served his country during the Korean War in the Air Force where [Read more…]

William Summers

William Daniel Summers “Dee” “Pap” passed away July 12, 2018 at his home. He was born January 1, 1935. He was a member of Salem Baptist Church in Halls. He served in the U.S. Army and was a longtime employee of Kern’s Bakery. He is preceded in death by parents, Perry and Leela Summers; brothers, [Read more…]

Terry Dale Mantooth

Terry Dale Mantooth, age 37, left this world far too soon. In a bittersweet moment, another angel has found their wings and set off on flight safe into the arms of God. He will be greatly missed, he was such a compassionate spirit, with a kind, and loving soul. A loving father, son, brother, and [Read more…]

C. Richard Lee

C. Richard Lee passed away on July 15, 2018. He was Teacher of the Year in 2009 and 2018. He led the Knox County Middle School track team to be the Knox County Champions in 2009 and was named Knox County Track Coach of the Year that same year. Richard was also the girls’ basketball [Read more…]

Jeanne Jones

Jeanne Morris Jones, age 92, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 with family by her side. She was a member of Fountain City United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by husband, Harry J. Jones, Jr., parents, Roy and Lena Morris, brother, Bill Morris, and sister, Patsy Adkins. Survived by son, Michael Jones (Susan), and daughter [Read more…]

Dennis Ross Johnson

Dennis Ross Johnson, age 63 of Knoxville, TN passed away Thursday, July 12, 2018. He was a member of Macedonia United Methodist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents Gus and Wanda Johnson, and sister Darice Claiborne. Dennis is survived by his daughters Christy and Jessica Johnson, mother of his children, Susie Johnson, [Read more…]