Obituaries

Cynthia Gail Mason

November 29, 2019

Our sweet Cindy gained her wings on November 29th, 2019. Family and friends may take comfort knowing that she was very at peace and surrounded by family when our Lord and Savior called her home. She had a heart of gold and a laughter that will be mis

Ronnie Hamilton

November 27, 2019

Ronnie Hamilton, 74 of Louisville passed away November 27, 2019.  The family and friends will meet at Middlesettlements United Methodist Church Cemetery in Maryville at 3:00 P.M. Friday November 29, 2019 for a Graveside Funeral Service.  In lieu of

Gary Joe Coulter

November 21, 2019

Gary Joe Coulter, 61 of Maryville, passed away November 21, 2019.  He was preceded in death by Wife: Kimberly Coulter.  He is survived by his Daughter: Rebekah Coulter, Sisters: Margaret Ruth Boring, Shirley Burnett, and Bell Tipton, and Brother an

Charles A. Murrell

November 18, 2019

Charles A. Murrell, 78 of Rockford, passed away November 18, 2019. He was preceded in death by Mother: Ocie Rose Murrell, Father: Frank Murrell, Sister: Rosetta Swafford, Brother: Frank Murrell Jr. and Larry Murrell, Great Grandson: Jonathon McBee, a

Janice Gail Hunley Burleson

November 15, 2019

Janice Gail Hunley Burleson 66 of Maryville earned her Angel Wings November 15, 2019, she was preceded in death by her Parents, Three Brothers, & Four Sisters, She is survived by her Husband of 50 Years: Kent Burleson, Daughters and Sons in Law:

April Bernice Wilson

November 7, 2019

April Bernice Wilson, 39 of Alcoa, passed away November 7, 2019. April had a big personality; she was very vibrant and always had a big smile on her face. Her laugh is unforgettable, and she never met a stranger. Her heart was made for helping people

Sonya Taylor McClure

November 2, 2019

Sonya Taylor McClure, 72 of Maryville, passed away Saturday November 2, 2019. She was an active member of the Rocky Branch Community Center. She was preceded in death by Son: Gary McClure. She is survived by her Husband of 53 years: Jerry McClure, Da

Rowena Wilburn Hodge

October 31, 2019

Rowena Wilburn Hodge, 90, entered Heaven’s gates in the comfort of her home surrounded by family on October 31, 2019. She was met by her Husband: Ollie Ardelle Hodge, Children: Gary Hodge, Doreen Hodge and Patricia Walton, Brothers: Don Wilburn, Jo

Linda Carol Kelso

October 24, 2019

Linda Carol Kelso, 75 of Maryville, passed away October 24, 2019. She was preceded in death by Husband: Edward Kelso, Son: Scott Kelso, Parents: Leonard and Etta Marine, and Brother: Billy Marine. She is survived by Son and Daughter-in-law: Wendell a

Betty Ruth Tipton

October 21, 2019

Betty Ruth Tipton, 77 of Maryville, passed away October 21, 2019. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was preceded in death by Parents: Roscoe and Irene Millsaps, Brother: Eugene Millsaps, and Granddaughter: Bran

Carl Thomas Ramage II

October 21, 2019

Carl Thomas Ramage, II passed away Monday, October 21, 2019. Carl is survived by the love of his life for 29 years, Glenna Cooper and his four wonderful children, Thomas Ramage (Alyssa), Jessie Ramage-Cooper (fiancé, Dominick), Zachary and Bobbie Su

William "Wild Bill" Covington

October 17, 2019

William Gilbert “Wild Bill” Covington, 59 of Maryville passed away October 17, 2019. He was preceded in death by Wife: Dixie Covington, Father: Gilbert Covington, Infant twin brothers: Johnny and Ronnie Covington, Nephew: Michael Covington, and B

Ruth Houk

October 16, 2019

Ruth Houk 88 of Maryville passed away Wednesday October 16, 2019 at Asbury Place, she was preceded in death by her Husband: Harold Houk, 1 Brother, and 4 Sisters, she served as Church Pianist for numerous years in The Church of God, she is survived b

Walter Marion Gurley Jr.

October 16, 2019

Walter Marion Gurley Jr. passed away unexpectedly at UI Methodist Hospital Indianapolis, Indiana.  He was a 4 year Veteran of the U.S. Army, he worked for Heartland Express Trucking Co. in Tennessee.  He was preceded in death by his Parents: Walter

Guy Wayne Headrick

October 15, 2019

Guy Wayne Headrick, age 70, passed away peacefully at home on October 15, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mayford (Frosty) and Sarah M. Headrick, and infant brother. He is survived by sister Renee (Irene) Bennett and husband John, niec

Raymond Austin Blevins

October 5, 2019

Raymond Blevins, 69 of Maryville, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019 at his residence. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was preceded in death by Parents: William and Myrtle Christopher Blevins, Sr., Wife: Katie Hatcher Blevins, Brothers:

Jacob Dean Bishop

October 1, 2019

Jacob Dean Bishop, 35 of Lenoir City, passed away October 1, 2019. He was an Army veteran and was currently serving in the 278th Infantry of the National Guard. He was the loving father of Ethan and Liliana Bishop. He was preceded in death by Neph

Gary Auther Jones

September 29, 2019

Gary Authur Jones, 77 of Maryville, passed away September 29, 2019. He received Eagle Scout Award and Scout Master at Peck Memorial Church. He worked for IRA Watson for 25 years, was a General Manager of Hardee's at Vonore and Lenoir City, and work

Donald Gaston

September 25, 2019

Donald Gaston, 72 of Maryville, passed away September 25, 2019. Family and friends will all meet 11:00 A.M. Saturday September 28, 2019 at Sherwood Memorial Gardens for a graveside service.

Patricia Cooper Word

August 30, 2019

Patricia Cooper Word, 64 of Maryville, passed away August 30, 2019. She was a member of Cedar Point Church, and a long time employee of Denso with 20+ years. She was preceded in death by Parents: Dewey and Margaret Cooper, and Brother: Dennis Coope

Adrieanna McKenna O'Shea

August 30, 2019

Adrieanna O’Shea was a 19 year old Heritage High School graduate. She was the strongest and most determined girl to have ever walked the earth; she wanted to travel the world and be a history teacher. Her two favorite subjects were history and pol

Brenda Kay Baker

August 27, 2019

Brenda Kay Baker, loving wife mother of five grandmother and great grandmother, went home to be with the Lord surrounded by her loving family at the age of 68. She was preceded in death by Father and Mother: Price Ford and Margie Perry. She is survi

Lillian Imogean Williams

August 22, 2019

Lillian Imogean Williams, 88 of Maryville, passed away August 22, 2019. She was an active member of Harmony Free Will Independent Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by Husband: Fred Williams, and Brothers: Calvin, James, Allen, and Ray Walke

Jackson Smelcer

August 22, 2019

Jackson “Jack” Donald Smelcer, age 76 went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Thursday, August 22 in his home with his family by his side. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman & Mamie Smelcer. Survived by his wife, Annette

James Kenneth Hembree

August 22, 2019

James Kenneth Hembree, 72 of Townsend, passed away Thursday August 22, 2019. He was preceded in death by his Son: Kenneth Hembree, Grandson: Cody Cable, and Parents: Bruce and Florence Huskey Hembree. He is survived by his Wife of 49 Years: Sandra