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Sharon L. Bond

  Sharon L. Bond, age 76, of Knoxville, formerly Sarasota, FL and Cincinnati, OH, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at home surrounded by her family and friends. Sharon is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Tawnya Bond; her daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Patrick Raulston; grandchildren, Meredyth Bond Snider, Elizabeth Laine Raulston, [Read more…]

Carol A. Davis

Carol Ann “Tootie” Davis passed away on September 12, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lucy and James Cross; sisters, Mig Ford, Linda Tarver, and Sissy Cross; brothers, Bobby and Jack Pritchett and Sonny Cross. She is survived by daughter, Teresa Holton; many nieces and nephews; and grand-nieces and grand-nephews. A Family-Directed [Read more…]

Billy N. Riggins

Billy Newell Riggins died suddenly on Thursday, September 28, 2017. Born on April 30, 1937 in Hazard, Kentucky to Alma Allen Riggins and Newell Grady Riggins, M.D. The family moved to Knoxville where his father established his medical practice in Burlington. Bill graduated from Knoxville East High School in 1955. He was president of the [Read more…]

Myra L. Nine

Myra Lou (Creswell) Nine, age 80 of Fountain City, passed away surrounded by her loving family on September 27, 2017 due to complications from surgery. She was a member of Fountain City United Methodist Church and the Christian Homebuilders Sunday School Class. Myra retired after 18 years as administrative assistant and office manager of the [Read more…]

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…]