Obituaries Archive | Page 50 of 142 | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

Jesse Clyde Scott

Jesse Clyde Scott passed away October 29, 2016 at his home.  He served in the U. S. Army.  Past employment at Oak Ridge and later a driver for KAT Bus. Preceded in death by his wife, Jo Ann Scott, parents, B. Q. and Margaret Scott.  Brothers, B. Q. Jr., Raymond and William Scott, nephew, James [Read more…]

Douglas M. Harler

Douglas M. Harler, 74 Ret. M.Sgt. 20 year vet of the USAF. Born in Kincaid, WV in 1942.  Died peacefully at his home in Fountain City on October 27, 2016 after a brave 3 year fight with ALS. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 52 years Carol; son Keith; daughter Paula; mother-in-law, Peggy Pulfer age [Read more…]

Geneva L. Walsh

Geneva Lawson Walsh, 82, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. She was born to the late Whitley and Hattie Lawson on January 22, 1934. Geneva moved to Knoxville from Whitley County, Kentucky at the age of 18 and went to work as a nurse’s aide at Fort Sanders Hospital. She retired after over [Read more…]

Kaitlyn Jo DeVries

Kaitlyn Jo DeVries died tragically on October 31, 2016 in a car accident in Knoxville, Tennessee at the age of 25. Kate was an intelligent, sweet soul with a love and passion for animals. She was a graduate of Collierville High School in Collierville, Tennessee and University of Tennessee Knoxville and was attending Lincoln Memorial [Read more…]

Pauline A. Thompson

Pauline Ann Thompson, – age 87, died peacefully at home Thursday October 27, 2016.  She was a devoted mother and loving grandmother. Pauline was an avid gardener, enjoyed walking, dancing, and playing with her beloved dogs. Born in Livingston, TN and moved to Knoxville with her husband in 1953. Pauline was the daughter of the [Read more…]

Jeffrey D. Heightchew

Jeffrey Darron Heightchew, age 54, of Knoxville, TN passed away on October 28, 2016.Anyone that knows Jeff knows him for his personality and sense of humor. Anytime a room erupted with laughter, you knew that Jeff had arrived and was telling one of his many jokes – he could light up a room with his [Read more…]

James P. Smiddy

James Paul Smiddy went to be with the Lord at the age of 84 on October 30, 2016 with his loving family at his side.  He was a Navy Veteran and a retired Knoxville City Fireman. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. J. Paul will always be remembered for his love of family. [Read more…]

Mary L. Hillard

Mary Linda Hillard, age 70, of Knoxville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 30th 2016. She was a longtime member of Mount Carmel Baptist Church. Linda was preceded in death by parents Roy and Arneta Wright; brothers Melvin Wright (USMC Vietnam) and Harold Wright; and granddaughter Paige Hillard. She is survived and will be deeply [Read more…]

Enos Jeremiah McKenzie

Enos Jeremiah McKenzie, age 89, passed away on October 27, 2016. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, retired from KUB, member of First Baptist Church of Fountain City and the Bright Hope Lodge. He is survived by his sons; Don (Sue) McKenzie, Steve (Barbara) McKenzie, and Jeff (Stephanie) McKenzie; sister Janie Stephens; and [Read more…]

Mary R. Woods

Mary Ruth Woods passed away on October 25, 2016 at the age of 87. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed. Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Haskell Woods and sons, Haskell, Jr. and John. She is survived by her daughters, Linda Sammons and Alice Phillips; grandchildren, Wayne, [Read more…]