Obituaries Archive | Page 28 of 142 | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

DeForest Moneymaker

DeForest Moneymaker “Frosty”, age 73 of Corryton, went to be with the Lord on January 5, 2018. Frosty was an avid bowler, birdwatcher, outdoorsman and craftsman woodworker. He was a member of New Victory Baptist Church. He was a very loving husband and father who never met a stranger. He was preceded in death by [Read more…]

Mary E. Thompson

Mary Elizabeth Hibbert Thompson, passed away on January 5, 2018. Mary was a Member of West View Community Church. She was preceded in death by Husband Rev. Phillip W Thompson, Sr. and parents Donald and Mildred Hibbert. Mary is survived by son, Phillip W Thompson Jr and wife Linda; grandson, Phillip W Thompson III and [Read more…]

Jimmie O. Pierson

Jimmie Olin Pierson “Jim”, 80, passed away Thursday, January 4 2018 after a brief battle with cancer.  Jim was born in Fall Branch Tennessee son of Bascom and Georgia Pierson.  Jim has two sisters Peggy Doty and Barbara (Tom) Zollman.  He married Norma Grubbs, June 11, 1963. Jim is the father of three girls Rebecca (Peter) Pierson, Rachel [Read more…]

Lowell “LV” Poling

Lowell V. Poling, age 86, passed away on December 29, 2017 at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. L.V. was a faithful member and deacon at City View Baptist Church, a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather- known as “Granddaddy Chief”, and a man of integrity and faith. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, and moved to [Read more…]

Robert B. Gratz

Robert Bearden Gratz, age 73, expert on living life, passed away on December 28, 2017 from cancer. He was born in Morristown, Tennessee to the late James and Josephine Gratz. As a young child he joined the Boys Scouts and has the distinction of being the youngest boy in Morristown to be designated Eagle Scout, [Read more…]

Travis L. Kirby

Travis Logan Kirby, of Knoxville, was a brilliant, devoted and loving son whose life ended far too soon on December 23, 2017, just 2 days short of his 35th birthday. Travis loved the outdoors, fishing, camping and sharing those pursuits with his closest friends, and while he really enjoyed the beach, nowhere was more special [Read more…]

John D. Farmer

J.D. Farmer, loving husband and father, devoted Christian, passed away at the age of 86 at his home on December 25th, 2017.  He was surrounded by the love of his life Wanda, wife of 66 years and his 5 beloved children (Kay, John, Gail, Susie and Tracey).  J.D. was preceded in death by his parents [Read more…]

Jackie S. Stewart

Jackie S. Stewart, age 63 of Knoxville, went to celebrate eternal life with the Lord Jesus Christ on December 23, 2017. Jackie was preceded in death by father Jack Wilhite and her grandparents. She is survived by her husband Dan Stewart; daughters, Amy Stewart (Julie) and Natalie Harris (Mike); grandchildren, Sydney Harris, Braxton Brewster and [Read more…]

Isaac Hensley

Isaac  Hensley, age 77, of Mascot, passed away peacefully on December 19, 2017 at home with his family by his side. He was a loving and hard-working husband & father who loved his family and fishing with a passion. He will always be remembered by all who knew him for his kindness, love and friendship. [Read more…]

Robert L. Carter

Robert L. Carter, of Knoxville, died on December 17, 2017 at the age of 48. Robert was a kind-hearted and generous Christian who will always be remembered as a devoted son. He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph M. Carter. Robert is survived and will be deeply missed by his mother, Janetta Carter; [Read more…]