Obituaries Archive | Page 20 of 129 | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

Eddie Luttrell

Eddie Luttrell, 62, passed away Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at his home in Corryton. A receiving of friends will be held Friday, October 13th from 5:00 – 7:30 at New Harvest Park, with a celebration of life beginning at 7:30. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that an act of kindness be passed on [Read more…]

Troy F. Hobbs

Troy Franklin Hobbs, age 85, of Powell, passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Troy was born November 27, 1931 in Harlan County, KY. He was a member of Piney Grove Baptist Church and proudly served as Petty Officer Third Class in the United States Navy during the Korean War. Whether it was his pristine [Read more…]

Virl M. Huskey

Virl Marie Huskey, age 91 of Knoxville, passed away on September 21, 2017, after a short illness. Virl worked as a dental assistant in Maryville and also served faithfully as pianist at Oakland United Methodist Church before moving to Knoxville. She was a member of Fountain City United Methodist Church and the Christian Fellowship Sunday [Read more…]

Walter W. Oakley, III

Walter W. Oakley III, age 79 of Fountain City, passed away on September 14, 2017 at Ft. Sanders Hospital. Born December 24, 1937 in Corning, New York, he was a graduate of Columbia Military Academy. Walter’s professions were hotel and food management. After retiring he used baking skills and made cookies by the dozen to [Read more…]

Anne W. Palmer

Anne Whitehead Palmer, of Alcoa, TN and Salisbury, NC, passed away on September 7, 2017.  Anne will always be remembered for her volunteer work with East Tennessee Children’s Hospital (ETCH) and her devotion to her family. She volunteered with ETCH for many years, served as president of the Auxiliary from 1992–1993, and was extensively involved [Read more…]

Andy J. Williford

Andy Joe Williford, age 75 of Knoxville, TN, passed away Friday, September 8, 2017. Joe was a member of Black Oak Ridge Baptist Church. He delivered milk and ice cream throughout the East Tennessee area for over 48 years. Joe was a big Tennessee Vol fan and an avid gardener who enjoyed giving gardening advice [Read more…]

Kathleen Gardner Leno

Kathleen Gardner Leno, 95, completed her transition to heaven on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, finally meeting Jesus face to face. She was predeceased by her parents, Charles Edward and Ellen Wright Gardner; five siblings: Ruth Grogg, Fred Gardner, Edith Mack, Esther Hoffman, and John Gardner; and husband, George Edward Leno. Born in Toronto, Canada, Mrs. [Read more…]

Ila Sampson

Ila Sampson, age 87, of Knoxville passed away on August 31, 2017.  Ila was a wonderful mother & friend to all who knew her. Born in Sevier County, she retired from GM with 31 yrs of seniority in 1984. She will always be remembered for her generosity & loving attitude toward others. She was preceded [Read more…]

Ruth L. Burch

Ruth L. Burch, 97, of Corryton has left us for her heavenly family reunion.  She was preceded to Heaven by husband, George R. Sr.; daughter, Lucille Martens (Ernest); sons George R. Jr. (Carol), David A. (Helen) and Kenneth W. (Debra); and grandson, Ernest Martens III. Survivors in Corryton are daughters, Linda Hall (Bill), Cherie Hall; [Read more…]

Patty S. Slaton

 Patty Sue Heady Slaton, age 78, passed away at home on September 1, 2017.  Patty was the Matriarch of her family. She was a loving & devoted wife, mother, grandmother and GREAT grandmother (AKA Mimi) to the lights of her life her 6 GREAT grandchildren. Everyone that knew her loved Patty, she gave a hand [Read more…]