William Black, Jr.
William E. Black, Jr., age 86, of Farragut, passed away October 6, 2016, in Knoxville. Bill was a member of Hardin Valley Church of Christ and former member of Farragut Church of Christ. He was a loving and devoted husband and father. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Medical Corps and a graduate of the University of Alabama. Bill retired from TVA after 28 years.
Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Nita Black; and parents, William E. Black, Sr and Mabel Lee Black. Bill is survived by his son, Ernie Black and wife Karen; granddaughter, Karie Campbell; great-granddaughters, Mekaila, Kaimen and Naome Charsha; sister-in-law, Frankie Wyers; brother-in-law, Jerry C. White and wife, Jewell; sister-in-law, Edith White; several nieces and nephews; as well as his Hardin Valley Church of Christ family, and his friends at Ft. Sanders Cardiac Rehab.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with a memorial service to immediately follow on Saturday, October 8th at Hardin Valley Church of Christ, 11515 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, TN 37932. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hardin Valley Church of Christ Building Fund or American Cancer Society
, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
Published by Knoxville News Sentinel on Oct. 8, 2016.