Obituaries

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

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

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

Ruth Parker

August 16, 2019

Ruth Parker passed away in McDonough, GA on Friday August 16, 2019. Family and friends will meet at 3:00 P.M. Wednesday August 21, 2019 at Clarks Grove Cemetery for Graveside Services.

Rebecca S. Epperson

August 11, 2019

Rebecca S. Epperson, age 67, passed away on August 11, 2019. She is survived by her sisters Nancy Sica Sams (Gordon), Cookie Bernhardt (Leonard) and Elizabeth Smith, devoted friend and companion Kenneth Johnson, nieces and nephews Vanessa (Matt), Vic

James Ervin "Rooster" Burrell

July 28, 2019

James Ervin “Rooster” Burrell, 42 of Maryville, passed away July 28, 2019. He was preceded in death by Grandmother: Dora B. Bell, Grandfather: Ervin T. Bell, Uncle: Tom Bell, and Aunt: Teresa Bantz. He is survived by Wife: Angelia Burrell, Daug

Sherald L. Davis

July 23, 2019

Sherald L. “Chug” Davis, 81 of Townsend, passed away July 23, 2019. He was preceded in death by Son: Terry Lee Davis. He is survived by his Daughter: Rebecca Johnson, 2 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and Brothers: Arthur Davis and Benny

Laura Elizabeth Gregg

July 21, 2019

Gregg, Laura Elizabeth, age 98 of Friendsville, died Sunday July 21, 2019 at home. She was a member of Friends Church of Friendsville, was retired from Blount County Court House with 25 years of service. She was preceded in death by Husband: Hugh G

Joshua Wayne Jackson

July 19, 2019

Joshua Wayne Jackson, 28, of Maryville went home to be with the Lord on July 19, 2019. Beloved husband, daddy, son, brother and friend. Josh was born in Knoxville, TN. He graduated from William Blount High School and was employed as a Group Leader

Penny Gay Loveday

July 18, 2019

Penny Gay Loveday, age 58, born June 8, 1961 and passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2019. She was preceded in death by her Father: Andy Loveday. She is survived by her Mother: Phyllis Graves, Daughters: Mikki Inman and Summer Jones, Grandchildren: L

Jerry David Howard

July 11, 2019

Jerry D. Howard, born October 31, 1938 to Rev. E.H. Howard and Ann Howard and passed away July 11, 2019. He was a member of Zion Chapel Baptist Church. He served 25 years in the Airforce and Air Guard. He was well liked and very generous to anyone

George Ed Hammontree

July 10, 2019

George Ed Hammontree, age 83 of Greenback, passed away Wednesday July 10, 2019 at Fair Park. He was preceded in death by Parents: Fred and Myrtle Hammontree. He is survived by his Wife: Betty of 62 years, Son: Steve (Donna) Hammontree, Daughter: De

Mary Helen Page

June 27, 2019

Mary Helen Page, 88 of Maryville, passed away Thursday June 27, 2019. She was preceded in death by Husband: Herbert Page. She is survived by her Children: Jerry (Ruth Ann) Page, and Norina Page.

Mary Elaine Collins

June 27, 2019

Mary Elaine Collins, 91 of Maryville, passed away June 27, 2019. She was preceded in death by Husband: Willard Major Collins, Son: Willard Ray Collins, Daughter: Mary Lee Collins, and Mother and Father: James and Angie Fann Hicks. She is survived b