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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…]

Norma Hubbs Corum

Norma Hubbs Corum went to be with her Heavenly Father on the evening of October 15th. She was born on March 2, 1923, in Luttrell, TN, and she lived all her life in east Tennessee. Her parents were the late Arley and Lola Hubbs of Luttrell. She was preceded in death by her husband of [Read more…]

Hugh “Jay” Williams

Hugh “Jay” Williams age 56, of Knoxville, TN passed away on October 16, 2019. There are no services planned at this time. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Williams family and invites you to view and sign the online registry below.

Elizabeth (Betty) Leonard Thacker

Thacker, Elizabeth (Betty) Leonard, age 92, passed away on October 16, 2019. Betty Thacker was born on March 30, 1927 in Greensboro, North Carolina.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Louis Howard Thacker; her son, Robert Thacker; and her parents, Colvin and Lottie Leonard. Betty graduated from the Women’s College of the University [Read more…]

Gail Lenore White

Gail Lenore White “Ma” (72) of Knoxville, TN, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Monday October 14th. Gail was an extremely strong woman who loved her family unconditionally. She touched the lives of all who met her and had a way of bringing a sense of love and security to all around her. [Read more…]