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Subject: [TNCLAIBO] Claiborne Progress Obits, 5/10/07
Date: Thu, 10 May 2007 19:09:18 EDT

Martha Bryant
Rev. Hobert Cecil Shelby Daniels
Mary Lee Lynch Haralson
Taylor Livesay
Edna Maria Leach Nash


Martha Viola Oaks Bryant was born July 5, 1917, and passed away May 5, 2007.

She professed faith in Christ at an early age and faithfully attended
Shawanee Baptist Church. She was a 50 year member and past Worthy Matron of Shawanee
Chapter #436 Order of the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by Roy
Bryant her husband of 63 years; her parents: Madison and Pearlie Davidson Oaks; two
brothers and five sisters.

Survivors include her sons: Dean Bryant and wife Pat of Mineral Wells, Tx,
Roy C. Bryant of Harrogate; grandchildren: Russell Bryant, Kim Bryant; great
grandson: Colton Bryant, all of Hot Springs, Ak.; several nieces, nephews and a
host of friends; special friend: Beverly Laws; caregivers and friends at
Tri-State Nursing Home.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 9 at 1 p.m. at Reece Funeral Home
with Rev. Roger Hansard officiating. Music by the Lawson family and a special
song by Steve Gulley. Graveside service will follow at the Harrogate Cemetery.

Pallbearers: David Ray, Bill Vance, Terry Rummel, Dick Nevils, David
Claiborne, Johnnie Russell. Honorary pallbearers are friends and members of Shawanee
Chapter #436 Order of the Eastern Star.

Reece Funeral Home in charge 869-3651 or

Rev. Hobert Cecil Shelby Daniels, age 56, went to be with the Lord on Sunday,
April 29, 2007 at his home in Ewing, Va. surrounded by his family and friends.

He was called to preach in 1970 and ordained on May 18, 1974. He was a member
of Poplar Grove Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father: Jim
Daniels; sister: Phyllis Langford Ramsey and brother-in-law Louis "Shorty"
Langford; brother: Frank Daniels; sister-in-law: Judy Shoffner; grandson: Jaden
Daniels; granddaughter: Hailey Daniels.

He is survived by his wife: Debbie Daniels; sons and daughters-in-law: Tommy
and wife Leslie Daniels of Harrogate, Bill and wife Carrie Daniels of
Linefork, Ky., Jeff and wife Becky Daniels of Tazewell, Jacob Capps of Ewing, Va.;
step-son: Todd Cosby of Middlesboro, Ky.; daughters and sons-in-law: Kelly and
husband Ronnie Rosson of New Tazewell, Ashley Daniels of Shelbyville, Ky.;
grandsons: Jeremy, Josh, Billy, Eli, Jordan and Jeremiah; granddaughters: Chelsey,
Jerecka, Sidney, Courtney, Destiny and Lily; mother: Mary Daniels; brothers
and sisters-in-law: U.G. and wife Thelma Daniels, Earl and wife Betty Daniels,
Johnny and wife Sue Daniels; sisters and brothers-in-law: Ina-Mae and husband
Argil Massengill, Velma and husband Junior Painter, Kathy and husband Greg
Baker, Geneva and husband Junior Williams, Della Payne; and a host of nieces,
nephews, friends and loved ones.

Funeral services were Thursday, May 3, 2007 at 2 p.m. at Poplar Grove Baptist
Church with Rev. Mack Daniels, Rev. Jessie Sulfridge and Rev. Eddie Daniels
officiating. Music provided by the Poplar Grove Church Singers. Burial in the
Crain Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Ronald Johnson, Melvin Daniels, Larry Howard, Kelly Howard, Todd
Cosby, and Eddie Ramsey. Honorary Pallbearers: Grandsons, Preachers and
Deacons and Lucas Mize.

Claiborne Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mary Lee Lynch Haralson, age 91, of Farragut passed away Saturday, May 5,

Mary Lee was a founding member of St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church, Farragut
and was a former member of St. James Episcopal Church, Knoxville. She was a
former president of the South Knoxville Lioness Club. She was preceded in death
by her husband: John (Jack) Haywood Haralson Jr. of Brownsville, who was a
retired attorney and vice president of Valley Fidelity Bank & Trust in Knoxville;
parents: Edward Milton Lynch and Bertie Mae Shell Lynch; sister: Edna Mae
Lynch Campbell; grandmother: Jennie Hirt Shell, former proprietor of the Shell
Hotel in Tazewell; aunt: Lillie Shell Duncan.

She was the loving mother of surviving children: John H. Haralson III of
Farragut and Mary Janis Haralson of Lexington, Ky.; granddaughter: Elizabeth
Haralson Buchanan of Lexington, Ky.; brother: James E. Lynch of Knoxville; several
nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday May 9 at St.
Elizabeth's Episcopal Church, Farragut with The Rev. Matthew Dutton-Gillett
officiating. A reception will follow at the church's Tharp Hall. Family and friends
will gather at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Irish Cemetery in Tazewell for
graveside services and interment.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Elizabeth's Episcopal
Church, 110 Sugarwood Drive, Farragut, TN 37934.

Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike in charge.

Taylor Livesay, age 91, of Harrogate, was born October 19, 1915 and passed
away Friday May 4, 2007 at Claiborne County Hospital.

He believed in the Baptist faith. He worked for Tri-state Bus Lines for 39
years all accident free. He was preceded in death by his wife: Addie Pruitt
Livesay; son: James Livesay; mother; father; two sisters.

Survived by granddaughter: Lisa Livesay of Knoxville; daughter-in-law: Margy
Livesay of Harrogate; nephews: Carl Stubblefield of Alabama, Clarence
Stubblefield of TN, Talmadge and wife, Anna Johnson of Orlando, Fl.; nieces: Rita
Stubblefield of Morristown, Dot and husband James of FL; brothers-in-law: Thomas
and wife Pearlie Pruitt of Dayton, Oh., Roy Pruitt of Dayton, Tx.;
sisters-in-law: Martha Tramnell of Dryden, Va., Odessa and Tom Camp of North Palm Beach,
Fl., Polly Resch of Clardon, Oh., Patsy Feiel of Lakeland, Fl.; and a host of
cousins and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were Tuesday, May 8 at 2 p.m. at the Coffey Funeral Home
Chapel in Harrogate with Rev. Malcolm Hester officiating. Songs by the Liberty
Quartet. Burial in Harrogate Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Clarence Taylor Stubblefield, Carl Stubblefield, John Pruitt,
Roy Pruitt, Jerry Campbell, Thomas Pruitt.

Coffey Funeral Home in Charge

Edna Maria Nash, age 45, passed away on May 4, 2007.

She was of the Church of God faith. She was preceded in death by her
grandparents: Edgar and Ruby Ballew and Ed and Roxie Leach.

She was survived by her loving husband of 25 years: James Mitchell Nash of
Speedwell; son: Nicholas Mitchell Nash and wife, Tonya Nash of Harrogate;
daughter: Brooklyn Jade Nash of Speedwell; granddaughter: Gracie MiRae Nash of
Harrogate; parents: Sillus Lee and Emma Christine Leach of Speedwell; sisters:
Sherry Smith and husband Ronnie of Tazewell, Patricia Smith of Nashville, and Jan
Fitzwater of Hamilton, Oh.; brother: Sillus Lee Leach of Tazewell; 11 nieces
and nephews and four great nieces and nephews; and many other family and

Funeral services were Monday, May 7 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Rick Braden
officiating. Obituary by Rick Rigsby. Music by April Ellison, Debra Pierce, Rick and
Maria Braden, and Luther Adkins. Interment at Hill Cemetery in Speedwell.

Pallbearers: Joe Pierce, Tyler Pierce, Elijah Ellison, Daniel Ellison, Timmy
Drummonds, Tim Peace, Robert Ellison, Danny Coleman. Honorary Pallbearers:
John Beeler, Michael Medley, Levi Rowlett, Darren Wilson, Dustin Adams, Rob

Reece Funeral Home in charge 869-3651 or

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