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Marion G. Thompson

Marion G. Thompson, age 78, passed away peacefully at home on February 2, 2017 surrounded by family.  A member of Temple Baptist Church, Marion was firm in his convictions, faithful and generous. He was a US Navy veteran who retired from the USPS after 36 years of dedicated service. He was an independent, kind perfectionist [Read more…]

Esther L. DeNobrega

Esther L. DeNobrega passed away peacefully on January 30, 2017 in Knoxville, Tennessee at the age of 90. A loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, Esther was the spiritual rock of her family. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, working in the ministry, and being the consummate mother. She will always be remembered for her [Read more…]

Alexis N. Rice

Alexis “Lexi” Nicole Rice, 34, passed away on January 30, 2017. Lexi was born on June 25, 1982 in Houston, Texas. She attended North Texas University, where she majored in early childhood development. When Lexi was sixteen, she met Tanner at summer camp. Their friendship turned into a sacred relationship when Lexi helped him recover [Read more…]

Helen B. Johnson

Helen  Bundren Johnson, age 72, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on January 31, 2017. A Tazewell native, Helen was a member of Church Street United Methodist Church. She will always be remembered for her contagious laugh, kind words and love for her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Agee [Read more…]

Jason D. Solomon

Jason Duane Solomon, age 32 passed away on January 30, 2017. He was an avid sports fan, enjoyed UT sports and playing fantasy football and basketball. He was preceded in death by his mother, Tanja Lou Haithcock; grandparents, Carl and Mary Lou Hill; and uncle, Carl Hill, Jr. Survivors include his daughter, Gracie Solomon; father [Read more…]

Roger R. Huff, Sr.

Roger Russell Huff, Sr., age 92, passed away peacefully at Ben Atchley Tennessee State Veteran’s Home on January 27, 2017. He was a US Veteran of the Army Air Force and served in WWII and the Korean War. Roger retired from Prudential after 35 years of dedicated service. He was also a Mason and a [Read more…]

Henry D. Cunningham

Henry D. Cunningham passed away January 29, 2017. He was a long time member of Fountain City United Methodist Church and was a member of the Christian Homebuilders Sunday school class. He was retired from Y12. Henry was preceded in death by his loving wife of 26 years, Jean A. Cunningham, brother Bob Cunningham and [Read more…]

Kolton N. Hessman

Kolton Nguyen Hessman passed away peacefully surrounded by his devoted family on January 25, 2017 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center following a valiant battle with congenital heart disease.  In his three short years, Kolton touched more lives than most of us could ever dream. During his multiple surgeries and as the longest child-patient to be [Read more…]

Michael A. Reineri

Michael “Mike” Anthony Reineri, born 1962 in Chicago, passed away on January 23, 2017. Mike graduated from Palmetto Sr High School in Miami and later attended the University of Florida ROTC program. He spent two years with the US Navy before starting his career in radio sales. He is survived by his mother Barbara Ann Graham; daughters [Read more…]

Bobby L. Jamison

Bobby “Bob” Jamison, age 85, went to be with the Lord on January 23, 2017. Bobby attended First Baptist Church of Powell. He was a Marine Veteran of 10 years. He was preceded in death by his mother Glennis Fostar and brother Tommy Jamison. Survived by loving wife of 47 years Dorothy Jamison; step-daughter Dianne [Read more…]