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Jimmy Howard

Jimmy Howard, age 81, passed away on February 28, 2019. He was born in New Market, TN on October 10, 1937. Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Gladis Foster Howard. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Williford Howard; sons, Zane Howard, and Todd (Sheila) Howard; grandchildren, Rebecca Howard, Victoria Howard, [Read more…]

Kathleen Sallee

Kathleen Sallee, age 74, passed away on February 25, 2019. Services will be private. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Sallee family and invites you to view and sign the online registry below.

Frances Martinus

Martinus, Frances L. 92 of Powell, passed away February 24, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert D. Martinus. Frances is survived by her daughter, Fran Starr; grandson, Christopher Starr and his wife Haley; great grandchildren, Lilly Ann, and Vincent Starr. Services will be private. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to [Read more…]

Ollie Mae “Holly” Hobbs

Hobbs, Ollie Mae “Holly”, 91 of Powell, passed away February 23, 2019. Holly was born June 25, 1927 in Loudon Co, VA. She was a member of Piney Grove Baptist Church and worked as a store manager and event planner for Proffitt’s Clothiers. Holly’s greatest love though, was her family. She was preceded in death [Read more…]

Phyllis Russell Cragle

Phyllis Russell Cragle, woman of faith and beloved grandmother, passed peacefully on Tuesday, February 19, at the age of 89. Born January 1, 1930, she was the first baby born in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania that year. Daughter of David Bruce Russell and Evelyn Mae Lutz, from a young age, Phyllis was community oriented. She graduated from [Read more…]

Ralph Edward Stooksbury

Ralph Edward Stooksbury of Knoxville, TN went to be with the Lord on February 12, 2019 at the age of 84. He was a Tennessee Vol fan and loved to watch westerns on TV. Preceded in death by his parents, Horace and Rosa Wallace Stooksbury of Andersonville, TN, they then relocated to Powell, TN; siblings, [Read more…]

Karen Ann Scruggs Coker

Karen Ann Scruggs Coker passed unexpectedly on February 16th. She was survived by her three children: Taylor Ann Stone, Gavin Coker, and Morgan Blair. She was also survived by her mother and brother: Barbara and Jerry Scruggs.We believe that she has “dropped her anchor on the other side of Jordan” and “it will hold her [Read more…]

Rachel Helen Blumenfeld

Rachel Helen Blumenfeld, 56, of Knoxville, passed away February 17, 2019, surrounded by her family and close friends. Generous, funny, and brilliant, Rachel was an athlete, an intellect, and a loving and loyal friend. Rachel was a life-force full of joy, curiosity, and boundless spirit. She believed in the goodness of people and their inherent [Read more…]

Sarah Ann Quillen Dunsmore

Sarah Ann Quillen Dunsmore, age 84, died peacefully on Monday February 11, 2019 after a prolonged illness. Sarah Ann was born in Middlesboro, Kentucky and raised in Gate City, Virginia. She graduated from Shoemaker High School, Gate City, Virginia and Emory and Henry College, Emory, Virginia. Mrs. Dunsmore worked for the United Methodist Board of [Read more…]

Anna Mae Ledford

Anna Mae Ledford, 86, entered the gates of Heaven February 12, 2019 at home surrounded by family. She is preceded in death by her husband, Corbitt Weldon Ledford; parents, William L. Jones and Edna Weaver Jones; four brothers; one sister. She leaves behind her sons, David E. (Susan) Ledford of Powell, TN, Rev Ronnie (Carol) [Read more…]