CATLETT, R. GENE - age 84, of Sevierville, passed away Friday April 12, 2013. He was born and raised in Sevier County and was employed as a funeral director and embalmer for 50 years. He was a volunteer fireman for 33 years, and was a member of First Baptist Church of Sevierville for 60 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leon and Ulla Catlett; and brother, Sam Catlett. Survivors: wife of 63 years, Eula Catlett; son, Ronnie Catlett and wife, Linda; granddaughters, Jennifer Collins and husband, Todd, Suzanne Gesing and husband, Tony; great grandchildren, Kyle, Kendyl, Peyton, and Eliza, all of Greenville, SC; sisters-in-law, Elizabeth Catlett, Iva Suttles, Geneva Strange, Evelyn Latham, and Cora Etherton. Family and friends will meet 11:00 a.m. Monday for graveside service and interment at Shiloh cemetery with Rev. Jerry Hyder and Rev. Craig Mintz officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Sunday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.
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Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on Apr. 14, 2013