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November 12, 2018

Evelyn Cupp

Evelyn Cupp

New Tazewell, Tennessee

Evelyn Cupp age 72 of New Tazewell, TN was born March 30, 1946 and passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church and attended Watson Chapel American Christian Church. Evelyn went to...

Patsy Ellison

Patsy Ellison

Speedwell, Tennessee

Patsy Lee Ellison, age 86, a resident of Speedwell, TN, went home to be with her Lord and Savoir on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. She was born July 27, 1932 to the late Issac and Stella Clawson Bean. Patsy was saved at a young age, and was a long-time member of New Salem Baptist...

Betty Lambert

Betty Lambert

Harrogate, Tennessee

Mrs. Betty Lois Lambert age 82 of Harrogate, TN was born and raised in Claiborne County on October 23, 1936 and passed away November 6, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side. She graduated from Forge Ridge High School. She was a member of Mt. Gilead Missionary...

October 10, 2018

Ruth England

Ruth England

Sharps Chapel, Tennessee

Ruth England-age 79 of Sharps Chapel, born May 25, 1939 passed away Monday afternoon, October 1, 2018 at her home. She was a loving wife of 63 years, a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a devoted church member of Taylor's Grove Baptist Church....

Brooke Daryllena Jones

Brooke Daryllena Jones

Tazewell, Tennessee

Brooke Daryllena (Smallwood) Jones was born June 1, 1991 to her loving parents, Darrell and Angela Smallwood. Not long after, her baby brother, Darrell Smallwood, Jr. was born. Brooke and her brother were best of friends growing up, and even closer in their adult years....

Published in Claiborne Progress from Oct. 9 to Oct. 10, 2018.

September 18, 2018

John Herman Gass

John Herman Gass

Thomasville, Georgia

THOMASVILLE — John Herman Gass, Jr., 72, of Thomasville, passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Archbold Memorial Hospital. Born May 9, 1946, in Bronx, New York, he was the son of the late Gloria Busch Gass and John Herman Gass, Sr. He married Barbara Burkett Gass,...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Sep. 17 to Sep. 18, 2018.

Bennie Mae Shockley

Bennie Mae Shockley

Tazewell, Tennessee

TAZEWELL — Mrs. Bennie Mae Shockley age 84 of Tazewell, TN was born June 15, 1934 and passed away September 13, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was the cafeteria manager at TNT for 17 ½ years. Bennie Mae was a member of the Howerton's Baptist church...

September 13, 2018

Jeanette Keck

Jeanette Keck

Harrogate, Tennessee

HARROGATE — Jeanette Lorton Keck age 96, of Harrogate, TN was born October 1, 1921 in Fork Ridge, KY and passed away September 3, 2018 in Middlesboro, KY. Jeanette was a member of Harrogate First Baptist Church, Shawanee Order of Eastern Star, Nancy Hanks Club and the...

August 21, 2018

Mary Elizabeth Howard

Mary Elizabeth Howard

New Tazewell, Tennessee

NEW TAZEWELL — Mary Elizabeth Howard, of New Tazewell, Tennessee went home to be with our Lord on Friday August 17, 2018. She was born in Alva, Kentucky July 26, 1931. She taught school at Black Star High School in Harlan County, Kentucky and also taught in the Pineville,...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Aug. 20 to Aug. 21, 2018.

Lawrence Robertson

Lawrence Robertson

Speedwell, Tennessee

SPEEDWELL — Lawrence "Cotton" D. Robertson, age 93, of Speedwell, Tennessee, passed away on August 12, 2018. He was born in Speedwell on October 29, 1924. He was a graduate of Powell Valley High School. He was a longtime member of Haynes Flat Baptist Church. Cotton along with...

August 14, 2018

John Lawson

John Lawson

Tazewell, Tennessee

TAZEWELL — John Henry Lawson, age 81, passed away Sunday August 12, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at his home. He was a member of Beech Grove Baptist Church. He had attended Riley Memorial Baptist Church faithfully for over 60 years. He confessed his salvation and told...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Aug. 13 to Aug. 14, 2018.

Mary Myers

Mary Myers

Speedwell, Tennessee

SPEEDWELL — Mary Rathburn Myers, 69, of Speedwell, passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018 in Knoxville. She was born on March 7, 1949. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Margaret Waushbough Rathburn and brothers, Ben Rathburn and Joe Rathburn. She is...

Eugenia Zablocki

Eugenia Zablocki

Sharps Chapel, Tennessee

SHARPS CHAPEL — Mrs. Eugenia Lynn Zablocki age 60 of Sharps Chapel was born December 29, 1957 and passed away at her home on August 10, 2018. She taught school for 34 years and retired from Port Huron school district in Port Huron Michigan. She is a member of the New Tazewell...

August 9, 2018

August 8, 2018

Stanley Short

Stanley Short

Mulberry Gap, Tennessee

MULBERRY GAP — Stanley 'Stan' Short of the Mulberry Gap Community, gave up the ghost on July 27, 2018 one day after his 39th birthday. Stan was saved when he was 20 years old. He was a faithful member of Alanthus Hill Baptist Church for the past three and a half years. Stan...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Aug. 7 to Aug. 8, 2018.

July 25, 2018

Ruth Cook

Ruth Cook

New Tazewell, Tennessee

NEW TAZEWELL — Ruth Cook, age 85, 2/24/1933 - 7/19/2018. A providing, loving, caring mother and grandmother. Passed away peacefully into the arms of the Lord with her loving family by her side. Her spirit will always live on in the hearts of those that loved her. She was...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Jul. 24 to Jul. 25, 2018.

Bronell Gulley

Bronell Gulley

Harrogate, Tennessee

HARROGATE, Tenn. — Bronell Gulley, age 77, of Harrogate, was born June 22, 1941 and went home to be with the Lord on July 18, 2018. He was saved at Poplar Grove Missionary Baptist Church when he was a young boy. He attended Little Valley Baptist Church for several years...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Jul. 24 to Jul. 25, 2018.

Mary Gulley

Mary Gulley

New Tazewell, Tennessee

NEW TAZEWELL — Mary E Rouse Gulley, 79, went to be with her Lord Sunday July 22, 2018. She professed faith at an early age and joined Beech Grove Baptist Church. Later she joined by letter Riley Memorial Baptist Church and was a member there until her death. She is preceded...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Jul. 24 to Jul. 25, 2018.

July 17, 2018

Paul Honeycutt

Paul Honeycutt

Tazewell, Tennessee

TAZEWELL — Paul Honeycutt, age 71, of Tazewell, TN, was born October 28, 1946 and passed away on July 10, 2018. Paul was saved at an early age and was a member of Duncan Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. When Paul was 13 he started working with his father and brothers as a...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Jul. 16 to Jul. 17, 2018.

Joe Edward Widner

Joe Edward Widner

New Tazewell, Tennessee

NEW TAZEWELL — Joe Edward Widner, age 80 born June 1, 1938 and went home to be with the Lord on July 12, 2018. He was of Baptist Faith and a Vietnam Veteran. Joe loved his country and served the US Army from 1962-1973 including two tours in Vietnam, where he won two Bronze...

Published in Claiborne Progress from Jul. 16 to Jul. 17, 2018.
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