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John Franklin Miller, Jr.

John Franklin Miller, Jr, known to family and friends as John, Johnny or Buddy, passed peacefully on Friday morning, November 1, 2019 at UT Medical Center, Unit 6 East where he was cared for by a fantastic team of caretakers. John and his wife Ella Jean Miller were residents at Park Place on Colonial Circle [Read more…]

Nancy Lee Cinnamon

Nancy Lee Cinnamon age 55 of Knoxville, Tn passed away on October 31, 2019. She is survived by her mother, Ruby Hancock; father, James Roger Cinnamon; sister, Wendy Cinnamon Collins; nephew, Travis Flenniken; and several other nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Please check back for updates. Gentry [Read more…]

Rachel Eve Cooper

Rachel Eve Cooper of Knoxville, TN went to be with our Lord and Savior on October 23, 2019. Rachel is predeceased by her beloved parents, Thea Lynn Davis Cooper and Dewey Fate Cooper. Rachel sadly leaves behind her beautiful three children, River, Ava and Zion Mantooth. Rachel was a lovely, talented artist as well as [Read more…]

Roberta “Bobbie” Sterling Sharp

Roberta “Bobbie” Sterling Sharp. 95, of Knoxville, passed away October 27, 2019.  She was the oldest of six children born in Knoxville to Robert A. & Willie Mae Sterling on November 23, 1923. Roberta attended Central High School, Home of the Bobcats, and then attended University of Tennessee, working in the Math Department.  She loved [Read more…]

Wanda Faye Shaver Williams

Wanda Williams, wife of WBIR Anchor Emeritus Bill Williams passed away October 26, 2019 after a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer.  She was 74 years old Everyone loved Wanda.  Because Wanda loved everyone.  She was a lovely human being with a beauty that captured your heart with the sparkle of her bright blue eyes, the [Read more…]

Nancy Ann (Lowman) Fonde

Nancy Ann {Lowman} Fonde Died October 21, 2019, following a long illness, just over one week after her 82nd birthday. Preceded in death by her parents, Charles F. and Anna Jo Lowman. Born and raised in Fountain City, she attended Central High for one year, then Fairfax Hall in Waynesboro, VA, for the final three [Read more…]

Alice Ann Phillips

Alice Ann Phillips, age 71, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 20, 2019, and was preceded in death by her loving husband, William “Bill” Phillips, Sr. She is survived by sons, Wayne (Karla) Williams and Michael (Jessica) Phillips, and stepsons, Bill Phillips and CJ (Dorothe) Phillips. Cherished Nana of Braden and Colton Phillips, Julie, Josh, Robert, [Read more…]

Jerome W. Devereaux

Jerome W. Devereaux age 78, of Knoxville, TN passed away on October 20, 2019. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 30, 2019 from 5-7pm at Temple Baptist Church with a Memorial Service to follow at 7pm. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Devereaux family and invites you to view and sign [Read more…]

Willard Herbert Campbell

Campbell, Willard Herbert-age 82 of Knoxville, passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 surrounded by his family. Mr. Campbell was born in Oliver Springs but resided in Halls. He was a member of Salem Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Campbell and Edith Bitner. Also, his beloved wife, Shirley Campbell; sister, [Read more…]

Herbert “Herbie” Plumlee

Herbert “Herbie” Plumlee age 66, of Knoxville, TN passed away on October 14, 2019. He is survived by his daughter, Amber Plumlee; grandchildren, Mason Hagens and Lily Hagens; brothers, Lee Plumlee and Johnny Plumlee; sister, Lillian Plumlee. The family will receive friends from 2-4pm on Saturday, October 26th at Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel with a [Read more…]