Nola Ann Brummitt

Nola Ann Brummitt, 75, of Knoxville, formerly of Rockwood, passed away Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, in University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville.
She was a loving mother and grandmother. She was a member of Westview United Methodist Church in Knoxville. She was a retired lieutenant detective with the Knox County Sheriff's Office, serving with 29 years of service. She was also a member of the Knox County FOP Chapter. She was preceded in death by son, David Glen Brummitt; parents, Mitchell and Nola Pass; brothers, Buck Pass and Mitchell Pass; and sisters, Billie Evans, Mozelle Casteel, and Ozelle Wilson.
She is survived by daughter, Tammy Brummitt (partner Cheryl Headrick), Knoxville; special nieces, Debbie Evans, Kingston, and Terri Evans, Knoxville; grandson, Josh Spurgeon, Knoxville; sister, Virginia Russell, Noblesville, Ind.; brother-in-law, Charles "Buster" Evans, Rockwood; several other nieces and nephews; many friends; and best friends, J.J. Jones and Linda Norton.
Memorial services and visitation were planned from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, in Westview United Methodist Church, Knoxville, with the Rev. Bruce Spangler officiating. Funeral was at 8 p.m. Private family concluding and burial services will be at a later date. Evans Mortuary, Rockwood, is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be sent to the Victims of Domestic Violence Fund in Knoxville, P.O. Box 3610, Knoxville, TN 37927.
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Published in Roane County News on Dec. 19, 2012