Jimmie Devaney

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Jimmie Devaney, 86, of Roane County, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at his home.
He was born in Roane County on July 23, 1930, where he spent most of his life. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired from Y-12 as a machinist after 35 years. Jimmie enjoyed spending time with his family and his dog Pepper. He is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Grace Mayton Devaney; five brothers, Edward, JW, Willard, Frank and Jack; and two sisters, Lucille and Marvis.
He is survived by his wife, Dorine Hicks Devaney; two sons and daughters-in-law, Dwight and Carla Devaney and Doug and Laura Devaney; 11 grandchildren, Maggie, Hannah and husband Jake Holmes, Jesse, James, Samuel, Courteney, Chloe, Tillmon, Addyson, Cole and Halie; and a host of other family, friends and loved ones.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday July 7, at Davis Funeral Home, Harriman. Funeral service followed at 8 p.m. with Bro. Glenn Leffew and Pastor James Griffith officiating. The graveside service was held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 8, in Roane Memorial Gardens with military honors provided by Roane County Memorial Honor Guard. The family ask memorial donations be made to Dyllis Cemetery. An online register is available at www.davisfuneralhomes.com.
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Davis Funeral Home
715 Morgan Avenue
Harriman, TN 37748
(865) 882-2000
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Published in Roane County News from July 7 to July 10, 2017
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