Obituaries Archive | Page 31 of 142 | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

B. Scott Lockridge

Blair Scott Lockridge, age 55 of Knoxville passed away on November 11, 2017. Scott graduated West High School in 1980 and worked most of his life in the restaurant and hospitality industry. He traveled seasonally to work in Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Key Largo and settled for 10 years in Ft Lauderdale Florida before returning to [Read more…]

Mary K. Smith

Mary Kathleen Smith, age 70 of Knoxville passed away on November 4, 2017. Kathleen was an amazing woman. She will always be remembered for her strength and the love and care she showed her family. Kathleen was preceded in death by her daughter, Sherry Lee Smith; parents, Thelma Jewell Huffine and Niles Huffine; grandparents, Clem [Read more…]

B. Lou May

Beulah “Lou” May (Edge), born in Hartshorne, OK, November 21, 1931 moved on to her heavenly home, October 30, 2017.  Lou was married to Stonewall “Stoney” W.  May for nearly 60 years, until his death in 2012. She lived in Newark, Ohio for over 50 years where she retired (more than once) from Plaza Hardware. [Read more…]

Samuel H. Dawson

Samuel H. Dawson, age 34 of Knoxville, TN., went to the sweet bye and bye suddenly on Tuesday afternoon October 31, 2017. He is finally free. Sam, as all who knew him, was a beautiful person. He was a Land Surveyor by trade. All who worked with him could see he was one of the [Read more…]

Juanita M. Cooley

Juanita M. Cooley, age 87, passed away peacefully at the Jefferson County Nursing Home in Dandridge, Tennessee from complications of dementia on October 15, 2017. Juanita always had a smile, loved to dance, and would help anyone in need. She touched the lives of many and will be missed more than words can say. She was [Read more…]

Karen E. Ringer

Karen Beck Ringer, age 72, passed away on October 19, 2017 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Karen was born on September 18, 1945 in Gastonia, North Carolina to Robert and Catherine Beck. She was preceded in death by daughter Heather Elizabeth Ringer. She is survived by two brothers; Donald and Peter Beck of Gastonia, North Carolina and [Read more…]

Arthur W. Foster, Jr.

Arthur W. Foster, Jr., age 78 of Knoxville, passed away on October 19, 2017. Arthur was a graduate Fulton High School class of 1958. Arthur is survived by wife Joan McNair Foster; sons,  Arthur “Butch” Foster III and Tim (Tracye) Foster; daughter, Angela (Kevin) Foster Roe; grandchildren Landon Foster and Caroline Roe; sisters, Charlotte Foster [Read more…]

Katherine G. Mazzotta

Katherine Grace Mazzotta, 95 years old of Paterson, New Jersey, passed away on October 18, 2017 at Courtyard Senior Living. She was predeceased by her parents Frank and Catherine Farrell as well as her husband Libero Mazzotta. She worked as a Rosie Riveter and a seamstress during WWII. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother [Read more…]

Steven L. Doak

Steven L. Doak, age 67 of Knoxville, passed away on October 11, 2017. Steve was a long-time member of First Presbyterian Church where he taught the “Jesus Friends” Sunday school class, served on the cooking team, and volunteered at the FISH pantry. He was retired from TVA and Y12 in Oak Ridge. Steve grew up [Read more…]

W. Sue Lamb

Wanda Sue (Faulkner) Lamb, age 73, passed away suddenly on October 17, 2017. She was born on April 29, 1944, to Ross and Ruby Faulkner. She was a graduate of Powell High School, class of 1962. Sue served as a waitress for many years at Denny’s on Merchant’s Rd, and Ruby Tuesday. An avid UT [Read more…]