Obituaries Archive | Page 20 of 132 | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

Mary Lou Orth

Mary Lou Orth, age 62, passed away November 30, 2017. Born and resided in St. Petersburg, Florida for 56 years before moving to Knoxville to be with family. Mary graduated in 1972 from St. Petersburg Senior High. She worked as a lab technician for Suncoast Medical Center of St. Petersburg and was a member of [Read more…]

Jimmie B. Harper

Jimmie “Red” Blair Harper made his journey from this life to eternity on Wednesday, November29, 2017. Jim, a veteran who loved his country, returned to Knoxville when he got out of the army and married Shirley Harper, with whom he happily shared the next 58 years. Jim worked at AJ Metler for many decades to [Read more…]

Christopher A. Webb

Christopher Adam Webb born on September 10, 1979 passed away at his home on November 28, 2017. Catholic by faith, Chris loved God and had a very close relationship with Jesus. Chris was preceded in death by his beloved grandmother, Christa “Julie” Murphy; grandfather, John Patrick Murphy; and father, Michael Stewart Webb. Chris is survived by [Read more…]

Freddie T. Travis

Freddie T. Travis, 78, of Knoxville, passed away on November 22, 2017. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and enjoyed a career as a highly skilled carpenter and construction superintendent. His passion was spending time on Norris Lake where he built a house and always welcomed family and friends. Preceded in [Read more…]

Clyde R. Mellon, Jr.

Clyde Richard Mellon, Jr., of Clinton, TN returned to his heavenly home on November 20th, 2017, at the age of 53. Growing up in Knoxville, Clyde was active in the Boy Scouts and attended West High School. He loved to fish, hunt and be with his friends and family. He will be missed by many. [Read more…]

Alexine F. Dempster

Alexine ”Alix” Frincke Dempster, 78, passed away on November, 22, 2017. She was born on September 26, 1939, and was a lifetime resident of Knoxville, Tennessee. She attended West High School for two years before graduating from Salem Academy in Winston Salem, NC. She received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Tennessee [Read more…]

Luther R. Phillips

Luther Robert Phillips, age 85, of Knoxville, passed away on November 19, 2017. The family will celebrate his life privately as he wished. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Phillips family and invites you to view and sign their online guestbook below.

V. Lucille Campbell

Virginia Lucille Highbaugh Campbell, age 96 of Knoxville, passed away on November 21, 2017 with her loving family in attendance. A faithful member of Central Baptist Church for over 70 years, Lucille was a retired Knox county schoolteacher who served  the community in many ways. She was a graduate of the University of Tennessee, and [Read more…]

Malaki K. Brewer

Malaki King Brewer was born on November 6, 2017 and gained his angel wings on November 14, 2017.  He was already so loved and will be forever missed by his mother, Mikaeli Brewer and father Josef Andres; Great Mamaw Ruby Laxton; Grandparents Stacey Crenshaw and Randall Brewer; his very special Great Aunts and other friends. [Read more…]

Lanier S. Brandau

Lanier S. “Buddy” Brandau, age 78, died peacefully on November 20, 2017 surrounded by loving family. Buddy will best be remembered for his steady and kind nature and how proud he was of his family. He was hard working and retired after 45 years of dedicated service to the insurance profession. Buddy was preceded in [Read more…]