SHUBERT, SAMUEL EUGENE "GENE" - age 88 of Tellico Village, passed away Sunday, February 09, 2014. Gene attended First Baptist Church in Tellico Village. He was retired from Reliance Company in High Point, NC and returned to his birthplace in Loudon County to enjoy retirement and golfing. Gene was a veteran serving in the Navy in the Pacific during WWII. Following his first enlistment he served in the Reserves and re-enlisted during the Korean Conflict. Preceded in death by his parents, Ed and Virgie Shubert; wife, Dorothy Worley Shubert; son, Stephen; daughter, Patricia and 4 brothers. Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Mary (Morgan) Shubert, son and daughter in-law, Mark and Cathy Shubert, Jacksonville, FL; grandchild, Christopher; step-children, Stephan Patterson, Jeffrey and wife, Kim Patterson, Debra and husband, Daniel Smith. Services honoring and remembering Gene will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, First Baptist Church of Tellico Village with Dr. Charlie Barnard officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. The family will receive friends 10:00 -11:00 a.m. Thursday prior to the service at First Baptist Church of Tellico Village, 205 Chota Rd., Loudon. McGill-Karnes Funeral Home, Loudon. www.mcgillkarnes.com
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Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on Feb. 11, 2014
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