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Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Terri Schrimsher Freels
Terri Schrimsher Freels, 62, of Lenoir City, went to her heavenly home early Sunday morning, Jan. 16, 2022, while surrounded by her loving family. Terri was born to Ralph and Janie Schrimsher on May 5, 1959, in Loudon. As a young girl, Terri enjoyed playing in the marching band,... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 19, 2022.
Lottie McKee White
Lottie McKee White, 86, of Lenoir City, passed away Jan. 12, 2022, at Morning Pointe Senior Living. She retired from the customer service department at Lenoir City Utilities Board. Lottie was a member of First Baptist Church in Lenoir City for 47 years. She was an active member of... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 19, 2022.
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Earnest Cornett
Earnest Cornett, 78, passed away at home the afternoon of Jan. 4, 2022. Earnie was born Jan. 17, 1943, in Lenoir City. He was the first-born child of James and Nancy Cornett. One of his classmates was Linda Goodwin. Earnie left home at age 13, ending up in Circle, Mont., with a... Read More
Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 12, 2022.
Bettie Catherine Haga Duff
Bettie Catherine Haga Duff, 84, of Lenoir City, passed away Friday, Jan. 7, 2022 at her home. Bettie attended Maranatha Church of the Harvest in Lenoir City. She was a graduate of Hiwassee College and received her Bachelor of Arts in Education from Emory and Henry College. Bettie... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 12, 2022.
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Ernest Lee Jones Sr.
Ernest Lee Jones Sr., 73, of Lenoir City, passed away Dec. 29, 2021. Ernest was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was retired from CVG in Vonore where he worked for more than 20 years. He was preceded in death by his son, Keith Jones; and parents, Vernon and Betty Jones... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 5, 2022.
Janet Lynn Ratledge
Janet Lynn Ratledge, 60, of Loudon, passed away early Wednesday morning, Dec. 22, 2021, following many courageous battles. Born July 16, 1961, in Loudon, Jan was a 1979 graduate of Loudon High School and attended Roane State Community College in Harriman. She worked as a legal assistant... Read More
McGill Click Funerals & Cremations
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 5, 2022.
Elmalene Thomas Smith
Elmalene Thomas Smith, 100, of Lenoir City, passed away Jan. 2, 2022. She was affectionately called "Mem" by her family. A graduate of Lenoir City High School, she worked many years for Bell Telephone and was a receptionist for Dr. Walter Shea. She was a faithful member of Calvary... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 5, 2022.
Patrick T. Tyrrell
Patrick T. Tyrrell, 79, of Lenoir City, passed away Dec. 30, 2021. Pat was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Farragut and served in the United States Navy. He leaves behind a daughter, Christina Ditto (James) of Tampa, Fla.; two grandchildren, Makenzie and Joseph Ditto... Read More
Berry Highland Memorial
Published in News-Herald on Jan. 5, 2022.
Wednesday, December 29, 2021
Patricia Ioma Chrisman Marley Case
Patricia Ioma Chrisman Marley Case, 80, of Lenoir City, passed away Dec. 23, 2021. She was a retired seamstress. Patricia was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed riding motorcycles and taking long afternoon car rides. She was preceded in death... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 29, 2021.
Shirley Ferguson Cook
Shirley Ferguson Cook, 86, of Lenoir City, passed away Dec. 22, 2021. She graduated from South Harriman High School and worked in Oak Ridge at the Y-12 plant from 1960-92. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She was an avid golfer, with many trophies to show for it, and she... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 29, 2021.
Dwight L. Cusick
Dwight L. Cusick, 68, of Lenoir City, passed away suddenly Dec. 24. 2021, at his home. Dwight was an active member of Highland Park Baptist Church. He was a driver in the bus ministry, sang in the choir and loved to attend the men's prayer breakfast. He retired from Lenoir City Utilities... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 29, 2021.
Bill Lane
William Daniel "Bill" Lane, 92, of the Bethel community near Canton, N.C., passed away Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville, N.C. Bill was a native of Loudon and a son of the late Daniel and Flora Lane. Bill retired as a staff sergeant with the... Read More
Wells Funeral Homes Inc & Cremation Services-Canton
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 29, 2021.
Wednesday, December 22, 2021
James Don Barr
James Don Barr, 81, of Madisonville and formerly of Loudon County, passed away Thursday morning, Dec. 16, 2021. Don was born to the late James Marion and Anna Mae (Franks) Barr in Madisonville. Don grew up in a farming community and continued to care for the animals and the land... Read More
McGill Click Funerals & Cremations
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 22, 2021.
Carroll D. "Buddy" Maxwell Sr.
Carroll D. "Buddy" Maxwell Sr., of Lenoir City, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021. He was a member of Booth's Chapel Methodist Church. Carroll enjoyed farming, fishing and the outdoor life. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lequeta Fridley Maxwell; daughter, Melodee Jackson... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 22, 2021.
Donald Wayne Pardue
Donald Wayne Pardue, of Lenoir City, passed away peacefully Dec. 13, 2021, at Fort Loudoun Medical Center. He was born and lived his life in Lenoir City. Don joined the Air Force at a young age, and he was the owner of Pardue Graphics. He retired from Screen Art Studio in Knoxville... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 22, 2021.
Danny Patton Rowan
Danny Patton Rowan, left this earthly home in Lenoir City on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021. Danny was born in Wilmington, N.C., grew up and lived until his mid-30s in the Woodland neighborhood of Oak Ridge. He married and raised his son in Harriman for 20-plus years. He was preceded in... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 22, 2021.
Robert Simpson
Robert Simpson, 82, of Lenoir City, passed away Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021. He was a retired automotive master mechanic. Robert loved to garden so he could share with his friends. He also loved kids and animals and they were easily drawn to him. He was preceded in death by his parents... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 22, 2021.
Dexter Wayne Thomas
Dexter Wayne Thomas, 76, of Lenoir City, passed away Dec. 17, 2021. Wayne was a member and deacon of Lee Heights Baptist Church. He retired from Standard Knitting Mill after 25 years of service and went on to work for Lenoir City Schools for several years. Wayne loved farming, gardening... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 22, 2021.
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Robert "Rob" Carter
Robert "Rob" Carter, 57, of Knoxville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at Fort Loudoun Medical Center in Lenoir City. Born May 2, 1964, in Marietta, Ga., Rob was an avid car enthusiast and loved to work on them and sell them. Survivors include daughters, Brooke Carter and Theo... Read More
Evans Mortuary
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 15, 2021.
Teresa McGinnis Jenkins
Teresa McGinnis Jenkins, 58, of Lenoir City, passed away suddenly Dec. 10, 2021. Teresa was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a caregiver at River Oaks in Lenoir City. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Joy McGinnis. She is survived by her husband of... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 15, 2021.
Grayer Pierce Johnson
Baby boy Grayer Pierce Johnson, born at 5:12 a.m. Dec. 7, 2021, weighing 1 pound, 1 ounce at 12 and 3/4 inches long, went to be with our Lord and savior in the arms of his momma and daddy and surrounded by his grandparents and family one hour later. We cherish the precious time we... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 15, 2021.
Horace A. Johnson
Horace A. Johnson, 73, of Lenoir City, passed away Dec. 10, 2021. He was of the Baptist faith. Horace had a passion for restoring cars. He was also a handyman who helped many people. He was preceded in death by his parents, Matsey and Mary Johnson; and siblings, Roy, Buddy, Darnell... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 15, 2021.
Carol Sue Richardson Sitzlar
Carol Sue Richardson Sitzlar, 75, of Lenoir City and formerly of Springfield, Pa., passed away Dec. 8, 2021. Carol retired from the Board of Pensions for the Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, Pa. She enjoyed her hobbies of crocheting, painting and cheering on her beloved Phillies... Read More
Click Funeral Home
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 15, 2021.
Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Genny Lynn Johnson Hamilton
Genny Lynn Johnson Hamilton, 74, of Lenoir City and formerly of Whiting, Ind., passed away Dec. 4, 2021. Genny was of the Baptist faith and retired from Ford Motor Company. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandson and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 8, 2021.
Thomas Richard "Uncle Ricky" Nolly
Thomas "Uncle Ricky" Richard Nolly, 64, of Lenoir City, went home to be with our heavenly father Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, peacefully transitioning with his wife, children and grandchildren by his side. Born June 22, 1957, in Knoxville, he was the son of John and Agnes Cody Nolly.... Read More
Patton Funeral Home
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 8, 2021.
Monday, December 6, 2021
Jessica Trentham Tate
Jessica Trentham Tate, 90, of Crossville and formerly of Soddy Daisy and Gatlinburg, passed away Nov. 25, 2021. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Reese Arnold Tate; parents, Everett and Laura Trentham; and siblings, Georgia T. Beeler, Juanita T. Patterson and... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 6, 2021.
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Lillian "Lil" Brown
Lillian "Lil" Brown, 82, of Knoxville, went to her heavenly home Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021. Lil was the daughter of William and Marian Oldham and a graduate of University of Tennessee Medical School and Fulton High School. Lil was a dedicated dental hygienist for 35 years who served... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 1, 2021.
Laura Alice Copenhaver Coley
Laura Alice Copenhaver Coley, 92, of Athens and formerly of Lenoir City, went to her heavenly home Monday, Nov. 22. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl L. Coley Sr.; parents, Foute Dewey and Nola Rhea Monger Copenhaver; and one brother, "Little Dewey." Survivors include... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 1, 2021.
Kendell Gene Martin
Kendell Gene Martin, 48, of Kingston, passed away Nov. 22, 2021, at Roane Medical Center. Born Jan. 21, 1972, Kendell was a determined person. If he set his mind to do something, he did it. He always enjoyed playing pool and riding horses. He loved his family and especially loved... Read More
Evans Mortuary
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 1, 2021.
Mark C. Pace
Mark C. Pace, 71, formerly of Sweet Home, Ore., passed away unexpectedly in his home Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021. He was born Feb. 23, 1950, in Loudon County to Lush and Tina (Johnson) Pace. Mark earned an associate degree from Linn Benton Community College and worked for Hewlett-Packard... Read More
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 1, 2021.
Howard Wayne Weaver
Howard Wayne Weaver, 79, passed away suddenly early Sunday morning, Nov. 28, 2021. He was born June 24, 1942, to the late Fred and Mary Weaver. He was retired from Hutch Manufacturing in Loudon. Howard was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include brothers, Fred Weaver Jr. (Marcella)... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Dec. 1, 2021.
Monday, November 29, 2021
Sarah Jacqueline Cardwell Moore
Sarah Jacqueline Cardwell Moore, 96, of Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021. Jackie was a lifelong member of Central United Methodist Church. She was valedictorian of her graduating class at Lenoir City High School. Jackie was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who... Read More
Click Funeral Home
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 29, 2021.
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Doralee Klein
Doralee Klein, 89, of Loudon and formerly of Calhoun, Ga., passed away Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021. She loved her husband dearly and was dedicated to her family. She was an exceptional pastor's wife and church secretary. She was an earnest prayer warrior and Bible student. Doralee enjoyed... Read More
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 24, 2021.
Christa E. Nobles
Christa E. Nobles, 87, of Lenoir City, passed away Nov. 17, 2021. Christa was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She was a loving, caring and giving wife, mother and grandmother. Christa was a talented cook who really enjoyed feeding everyone. She was preceded in death by her son... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 24, 2021.
Gene Wilford Quillen
Gene Wilford Quillen, 87, of Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Lenoir City. Gene retired from the Y-12 Plant in Oak Ridge where he was an outside machinist. He was preceded in death by his wives, Betty Quillen Drown and Shirley... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 24, 2021.
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Mae Belle Malone Curtis
Mae Belle Malone Curtis, 89, of the Paint Rock community and formerly of Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021, at her home. She was a longtime member of Pine Grove Baptist Church and current member at Stockton Valley Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Florence Nadine Flurkey
Florence Nadine Flurkey, 95, a resident of Murfreesboro and formerly of Loudon and Lenoir City, went to her heavenly home the evening of Nov. 11, 2021.? Nadine was preceded in death by husbands Ronald Graham, Burton Petty and William Flurkey II; stepson, Dennis Graham of Buford,... Read More
McGill Click Funerals & Cremations
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
M. Jan Amos Gibson
M. Jan Amos Gibson, 70, of Loudon, was born March, 5, 1951, to Geraldine Large Amos and James Spencer Amos in Kokomo, Ind., and passed away Nov. 14, 2021. Her body is now made whole, blessed be the name of her Lord and savior. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, James... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Marcella Hall
Marcella Hall, 92, of Lenoir City, passed away Nov. 9, 2021. Marcella was of the Baptist faith. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Marcella enjoyed cooking, quilting and taking good care of her family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Sam Lyle
Sam Lyle, 64, passed from his earthly life at 1 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26, surrounded by his loving wife and family. Sam graduated from Loudon High School in 1975. He was captain of the 1974 Loudon football team and led the team to the 1974 state championship. He was a walk-on punter... Read More
Kyker Funeral Homes - Kingston
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Frances Imogene McKin
Frances Imogene McKin, 95, a longtime resident of Cleveland and for the past 3 1/2 years a resident of Lenoir City, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, in Maryville. Imogene was of the Baptist faith and a member of Apison Baptist Church. She was a lifelong homemaker and worked alongside... Read More
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Barbara Jett Nelms
Barbara Jett Nelms, 90, of Loudon, passed away Nov. 10, 2021. She was the oldest living member of Blairland Baptist Church. Barbara was a Mary Kay beauty consultant for 40 years. Her and her husband, Don, were in the ministry for over 50 years. She was preceded in death by her... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Robert Lee "Bob" White
Robert "Bob" Lee White, 71, of Lenoir City, passed away Friday, Nov. 12, 2021. He was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. Bob retired as a chemical operator from the Y-12 National Security Complex. He was a member of the Avery Masonic Lodge 593 F&AM. Bob was preceded in death... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Charlotte Alice "Lottie" Wolfe
• Charlotte "Lottie" Alice Wolfe, of Hershey, Pa., passed away on Nov. 5, 2021. For full obituary and service details. please visit www.FinkenbinderFamily.com . Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., 25 W. Pine St., Palmyra, PA 17078. Read More
Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory Inc
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 17, 2021.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
William Dennis McCarroll
William Dennis McCarroll, 63, known to most as Billymac, went to be with his Lord and savior at 11:45 p.m., Monday, Nov. 1, 2021, surrounded by his loving family in Lenoir City. God broke the mold when Billymac was born July 19, 1958, in Athens. As the youngest child of six, he had... Read More
Click Funeral Home
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 10, 2021.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
George Raymond Jenkins
George Raymond Jenkins, 81, of Lenoir City, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 27, 2021. George was a longtime employee of Yale Security. His hobby was being a gunsmith. George also enjoyed traveling, hunting and spoiling his beloved dog, Jake. He was preceded in death by his parents... Read More
Click Funeral Home - Lenoir City,
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 3, 2021.
Robert Houston Purdy
Robert Houston Purdy, 89, of Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021, at Fort Loudoun Medical Center in Lenoir City. He was a dairy farmer in Philadelphia and a veteran of the United States Army. He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Hester Purdy; brothers, Arnold... Read More
Loudon Funeral Home and Cremations
Published in News-Herald on Nov. 3, 2021.
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