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Subject: [TNMORGAN] 6/16/2006 Obituaries - Knoxville News Sentinel
Date: Sat, 17 Jun 2006 18:54:46 +1000

ABNER, JAMES L. - age 75, passed away Thursday, June 15, 2006 at his home in
Lake City. He was born April 2, 1931 in Beech Grove to the late James E.
"Edd" & Hattie Harrell Abner. He was of the Baptist faith, and was a U.S.
Marine Veteran, having served in Korea. James loved and enjoyed raising
flowers, with the iris and daylily being his specialty. He also enjoyed
taking his beloved dog, Bo, for his daily walks at the Norris Dam area,
where he met and enjoyed his numerous friends. In addition to his parents,
he is preceded in death by: his sister, Anna L. Abner; and brother, C. Frank
Abner. Survivors: sister, who cared for him during his long illness, Betty
Ward, & husband, Ernest F. Ward of Knoxville, TN; brother, Ralph & wife
Betty Jo Abner, Newark, Delaware; sister-in-law, Barbara Abner, Lake City,
TN; several nieces & nephews, great nieces & nephews, other relatives, and a
host of friends. James was dearly loved and will be greatly missed.
Visitation: 6-8 pm Friday, June 16, 2006 at the Hatmaker Funeral Home.
Graveside service 10 am Saturday, June 17, 2006 at the Leach Cemetery in
Lake City, TN with Rev. Tom Byrge officiating. The family would like to
thank Dr. John T. Foust and Dr. Kenneth Luckmann, and the nurses at Covenant
Health Hospice for their loving care given to James during his illness. In
lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in James's memory be
made to: the Medford Volunteer Fire Dept., 3250 Lake City Highway, Lake
City, TN 37769. Hatmaker Funeral Home of Lake City in charge of

BOLIN, ROSA LEE - age 92 of Knoxville, died Wednesday morning, June 14, 2006
at Centennial Hospital in Nashville, TN. She was a member of Lincoln Park
Baptist Church and the Winsome Sunday School Class. She was retired from
Emory 5 & 10. Survivors: son, David Bolin; grandchildren, Wendolyn Bolin
Reed and David (Dirk) Bolin; and 2 great-grandchildren, all of Smyrna, TN.
Funeral service 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Stevens Chapel with Rev. Keith Walker
officiating. Interment will follow at Lynnhurst Cemetery. Honorary
pallbearers will be the Winsome Sunday school class. The family will receive
friends from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue
at N. Broadway. Mrs. Bolin's guest book is also available at

BOLING, JUANITA (EVERETTE) - age 80 of Mascot passed away peacefully
Thursday, June 15, 2006, at St. Mary's Hospice in Halls. She was a member of
Byerley's Chapel Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents, Charles
(Luke) and Elizabeth Everette; husband, Junior A. Boling; son, Jerry Boling;
granddaughter, Bridgett Boling; sister, Iola Chandler. Survivors include
daughter and fiancé, Vicky Barger of Mascot and Bobby Roberts of Corryton;
daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Joey Hunley of Corryton; grandson, Kevin
Barger of Mascot; granddaughters and husbands, Jaclyn and Jarrod McAnally of
Bean Station, Misty and Dr. Robb Whaley of Jacksonville, FL;
great-grandchildren, Travis, Haley, Heidi, Annie, Sylas, Jett;
daughter-in-law, Darlene Keim; sisters, Lela Davis of Strawberry Plains,
Cloteal Burkhart of Knoxville, Virginia Roberts of Knoxville, Wanda Henry of
Corryton; brother, David Everette of Knoxville; and many dear nieces and
nephews. Funeral services will be 8:00 pm Saturday in the chapel at Bridges
Funeral Home with Rev. Jeff Wood officiating. Family and friends will meet
1:45 pm Sunday at Eastview Memorial Gardens for a 2:00 pm interment.
Pallbearers: Robert Davis, Teddy Hurst, Dennis Burkhart, R.H. Boling, Ernest
Boling, and Donald Roberts. The family will receive friends 6-8 pm Saturday
at Bridges Funeral Home, 5430 Rutledge Pike, 523-4999.

BURNETT, FRED A. - age 49 of Knoxville, passed away suddenly on Wednesday,
June 14, 2006 at St. Mary's Hospital. He was a member of the Baptist Faith
and a self-employed auto mechanic. He was preceded in death by: his father,
Eugene Burnett Sr.; and his nephew, Floyd Darrell Jolley. He is survived by:
his mother, Oma Ruth Walker Burnett; and his daughter, Charlsie Faye
"Sweetheart" Burnett of Knoxville; his brothers, James F. Burnett and wife
Judy of Knoxville, Eugene Burnett Jr. and wife Diane of Nashville, Jerry Lee
Burnett and wife Andrea of Cleveland; his sisters, Charlsie Lowe and husband
Richard of Knoxville, Marilyn Dickens of Mascot, Marsha Hatfield of Tazewell
and Donna Ridge of Corryton; 20 nieces and nephews; and special nephews,
Donnie "Big Don" Burnett, Rickie Blair, Jimmy Burnett, Joe Burnett and Greg
Jolley. The family will receive friends from 6pm til 8pm on Friday, June 16,
2006 at the McCarty Mortuary Chapel with the service to follow at 8pm. Rev.
Charles Ogle will officiate. Graveside services will be conducted at 11am on
Saturday at the Asbury Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at the funeral
home at 10:00am to go in procession to the cemetery. Serving as pallbearers
will be: Rickie Blair, Timothy Blair, Joe Burnett, Jimmy Burnett, Joshua
Burnett and Travis Burnett. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be: Don
Burnett, Dylan Burnett, Paul Glenn and Cody Burnett. The family would like
to give a very special thank you to "Big Don" and Betsy Burnett for all they
have done. McCarty Mortuary, 525-3121, Knoxville, is in charge of

CATE, WILLIE MAE (WILDS) (affectionately known as Billie Mae and Bill) -
Clinton, TN, died peacefully in her sleep and went to her much deserved Home
in Heaven Tuesday, June 13, 2006. She was the fifth child born September 22,
1909 to the late John Robert Wilds and Essie Blanchard Wilds of the Del Rio
community of Cocke County, TN. In addition to her parents, she was preceded
in death by beloved husband, Oscar Harrison Cate in 1982 and son, William
McMahan Cate (Billy Mack) in 1980; daughter, Mary Elizabeth Cate Lomas in
1990; infant sons Victor Emanuel and Robert Harrison, and infant grandson,
Sean Cate; brothers and sisters: Hattie Hale, Dean Miller, Dessie Harper,
Nelle Valentine, Ernest Wilds, Doyle Wilds, Cecile Fields, Robbye Miller and
baby sister Mabel Jo Wilds. She was a loving and precious mother to her
children who are left behind: son, Charles Thomas Cate and Katherine of
Sequim, WA and daughter, Shirley Cate Hill Saxton of the home in Clinton,
TN; grandchildren: Ray Harrison Cate and Tina, Wilmington, IL, Michael Cate
and Lanea, Yakima, WA, Chad Cate and Melissa, Sequim, WA, Susan Cate-Engles,
Lacey, WA, Shannon Cate Santos, Fayetteville, NC, and Roxanne Stretch and
Robert, Fallon, NV; grandchildren: Michael Hill and Cynthia, Clinton, TN and
Patrick Hill, Lake City, TN; step-grandchildren, Terry Saxton, Chattanooga,
TN and Angela Saxton, Albuquerque, NM; grandchildren: Christopher Cate,
Reno, NV and Charlene Cate Allard and Ray, Las Vegas, NV. She also leaves
behind 14 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; several
nieces and nephews and special niece and friend, Sue Harper Thomas,
Knoxville, Tennessee. Special acknowledgement and heartfelt gratitude to
Cynthia Hill, Clinton, Tennessee, granddaughter-in-law, who was a loving
caregiver. Billie Mae loved the Lord and was a long-time member of Shepherd
of the Hills Baptist Church, Powell (formerly Park Lane Baptist Church,
Knoxville) and in her younger life a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Bat
Harbor community, Newport, TN. The family will receive friends Friday, June
16 from 6-9 pm at Manes Funeral Home. Service will be held Saturday, June 17
at 11:00 am at Manes Funeral Home with Reverend Gale Lyon conducting the
service. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, Newport. Pallbearers are
Chris Thomas, Knoxville; Mike Hill, Clinton; Pat Hill, Steve Hill, Clinton;
Chip Cate, Wilmington, IL; and Terry Saxton, Chattanooga, TN. Manes Funeral
Home in charge. Guest register may be signed on line at www.manesfuneralhome.

CUNNINGHAM, DOROTHY IDA - 59, passed away at her home in Knoxville in the
early morning of Wednesday, June 14, 2006 due to a lengthy illness. She was
born on December 18, 1946 in Fair Field, Alabama to Ross and Mary (Davis)
Steely. She was a former employee of Krispy Kream Company at it's Bearden
Hill location for twenty years, where she leaves behind several loyal
friends an co-workers. She is survived by a daughter and son in law, Mary
and Mark Miller; two grandchildren, Mary Alice and Mark Miller all of
Solway; a sister and brother in law, Martha and Michael Guinn of Kingston,
TN; a brother and sister in law, Ross and Sharon Steely of Kissimmee,
Florida; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her
mother and father. Their will be no services or visitation and interment
will be in Bessemer, Alabama near her father and mother.

DAY, SHIRLEY ANN MULLINS - age 57 departed from this life peacefully after a
lengthy battle with cancer on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at her home. Her
husband devotedly cared for her for the last two years of her illness.
Shirley was a very caring mother, grandmother, sister, and friend and had a
special touch in dealing with children and the elderly. She was very close
to nature and loved all growing things. One of her desires was to "run her
hand through the lions mane" in heaven. She shared her many experiences with
the Lord with her family and friends. Her faith has sustained her through
the many trials she has encountered with her illness. She was preceded in
death by: her parents, Lloyd and Elsie Mullins; brothers, Doyle, Ray, Ralph,
Mike, and Dwayne Mullins; two sisters, Helen Clifton and Bobbie Day, and a
brother-in-law Fayne Lee Olson: Surviving are: her husband of 38 years Don
Day: son Shane and fiancé Nora Jeffers and son Jacob daughter and son-in-law
Drema and Jason Roberts; grandson Devin Roberts; granddaughter Victoria
Roberts; sister, Ruby Olson, Denise (Tony) Seal; brother, Rev. Barley Lester
(Glenda), John (Jane), Junior (Wanda), Paul (Sandra), and Dennis Mullins
(Vicki Mallicoat); sister-in-law Ann Mullins; devoted friends Alma Anderson
and Pauletta Mulkey; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Visitation will be held at Highland West 9913 Sherrill Lane on Friday June
16, 6:00 to 8:00 PM. A celebration of her life will be held at 8:00 PM in
the chapel with Rev. Barley Lester Mullins officiating. Graveside services
will be conducted Saturday at Highland West. The family and friends will
meet at 9:45 am for a 10:00 am service. Honorary pallbearers are: Brad Day,
Tim Mullins, Chris Mullins, John Mullins, Paul Mullins, and Greg McAmis.
Highland West Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations is honored to be
serving the Day Family.

ELLIS, IDA B. CARPENTER VESTAL - 95 of Athens, passed away Wednesday, June
14, 2006 at Athens Regional Medical Center. A native and lifelong resident
of McMinn County, she was a daughter of the late Fletcher and Sarah Carroll
Carpenter and was preceded in death by her first husband, Fred H. Vestal and
second husband, Ector Ellis and was a member of Trinity United Methodist
Church. She served as manager at City Park and McMinn County High School
cafeterias for many years until her retirement. She was also preceded in
death by one granddaughter, Charity Vestal and 4 sisters, Beulah Waters,
Leona Townsend, Effie Snyder and Tina Gallant; 2 brothers, Reed and Ralston
Carpenter. Survivors include two sons and daughters in law, Harry and Sandy
Vestal of Jacksboro, Tenn., Tim and Ann Vestal of Englewood, Tenn.; one
granddaughter, Valerie Wilson and husband, Bill of Jacksboro; two grandsons,
Vann Vestal of Jacksboro, Gabe Vestal and his wife Amy of Englewood; two
great granddaughters, McKenna Wilson and Shyanne Vestal; one great grandson,
Peyton Wilson; three step grandchildren, Christy and Marlana Lester and
Sarah Welch all of Jacksboro; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services
will be 2 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Jerry Smith Funeral Home with the
Rev. Don Morris officiating. Burial will be in McMinn Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews. The family will receive friends
at the funeral home from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday. If you are unable
to attend this visitation or service, sign the guest register book online at The family requests memorials be made to St.
Jude Children's Hospital, Attn: Memorial Dept. 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis,
TN 38105. Jerry Smith Funeral Home of Athens is serving the family of Ida B.
Carpenter Vestal Ellis.

HILL, THOMAS SHANNON - age 45, of Talbott, passed away Wednesday, June 14,
2006 at his residence. He was a respected member of the community. He was
owner/operator of Pizza Inn in Morristown and Jefferson City. He had a big
heart and donated much food and gift certificates to support many charities.
One charity that he was very supportive of was Kingswood School. He also was
active with Toys for Tots and the Red Cross. He gave many young people
employment opportunities. He was a special son and father and will be missed
by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his wife, Karen Denise
Hill. He is survived by his sons, Matthew Bryan Hill of Talbott and Jeremy
Scott (Sandra Dawn) Hill of Knoxville; parents, James H. and Joe Ann Hill of
Rogersville; grandchildren, Dylan Malachi Hill and Madison Fiona Hill;
brothers, Sherman (Teresa) Hill of Bulls Gap and Shaw (Jessica) Hill of
Rogersville; grandmother, Elizabeth Hill of Rogersville; niece, Amber Hill;
special first cousin, Regina Wolfe of Austin, TX; and several aunts and
uncles. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 17, 2006 at
Westside Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Frank Spoon and Rev. J.B. Gulley
officiating. Interment will follow at Jefferson Memorial Gardens. The family
will receive friends from 6 - 8 p.m. Friday, June 16 and 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday, prior to the services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers,
donations may be made to the American Red Cross, Toys for Tots, or Kingswood
School. Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown.

HOPKINS, MILDRED LUCILLE MCPHETRIDGE - age 90 of Knoxville passed away
Wednesday June 14, 2006 at NHC. Member of Linden Baptist Church, and retired
from Robinson Freight Lines. Preceded in death by parents: Charles O.
McPhetridge and Etta Walker McPhetridge Tindell; sisters: Bobbie Huffman and
Imogene Boyles; brothers: Joseph Ralph and Herbert Alexander McPhetridge.
Survivors: sisters: Georgia M. Altom of Knoxville and Betty M. Acuff of
Charlotte, N.C.; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will meet at
Dyer Cemetery 1:45 P.M. Saturday for graveside services at 2:00 P.M. with
Rev Terry McCloud officiating. In lieu of flowers the family request
memorials be made to Linden Baptist Church 2341 Jefferson Ave. Knoxville, Tn
37917. Friends may call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Broadway

JOHNSON, MR. JACK LEON - 72, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2006, in San
Antonio, TX. Funeral service will be Saturday, June 17, 2006 at 1:00 PM at
the Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Tim Fields officiating. Interment
will follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from
11 AM to 1 PM at the funeral home. Online messages to the family may be left
at Martin Oak Ridge Funeral Home in charge
of arrangements.

KOONTZ, TIFFANY YVETTE BRYANT - age 35 of Kingston, TN passed away
Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at Methodist Medical Center following a lengthy
illness. She was a member of Luminary United Methodist Church of Ten Mile.
She faithfully attended Caney Ford Baptist Church of Harriman. She is
survived by her husband and daughter Jack L. and Hannah McKenzi Koontz;
father and mother Wayne and Judy Bryant; father and mother in law Jack and
Jean Koontz; grandmother Edith Adcox; grandmother in law Shirley Joseph;
brother and sister in law Keith and Angie Bryant; brother and sister in law
Mason and Angie Bryant; sister and brother in law Courtney and Trey
McPherson; brother in law and sister in law Bill and Dolly Rexrode. She is
also survived by a host of nieces and nephews that she treated like her own
children, Haley and Tanner Bryant, Holley, Kayla, and Axton Bryant, Corey
and Kerrigan Spurling and Caden McPherson, Krista Owens, and Casey Rexrode.
Funeral services will be held at 8:30 pm, Friday, June 16, 2006 in the Kyker
Chapel in Kingston. The interment will be at 2 pm Saturday, June 17, 2006 at
Willard Park Cemetery in Harriman, TN. The family will receive friends
Friday from 5 until 8:30 pm at the Kyker Funeral Home in Kingston, TN.

PAYNE, MR. FATE - age 80, a local businessman, went to be with his Heavenly
Father quietly with his wife and two sons by his side at 7:45 a.m. on
Wednesday, June 14, 2006 after a lengthy illness. Mr. Payne professed faith
in Christ at an early age and was a member of Russellville Baptist Church.
Mr. Payne was drafted into the U.S. Army during WWII and proudly served his
country with the 37th Infantry Division on Luzon Island in the Philippines.
He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and the Combat Infantry Badge along
with other ribbons and decorations. After the war and a lengthy battle with
malaria, Mr. Payne opened a general store in Russellville in 1947 and
enjoyed serving all his many friends and family there until 1976. Mr. Payne
was a member of Kyle Lodge F & AM, the Scottish Rite, The York Rite and
Kerbela Shrine Temple. He was also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
and was a lifelong farmer. He freely gave to charitable organizations and
was blessed with many wonderful friends. Mr. Payne was preceded in death by:
his father, Mr. Jesse Payne; his mother, Mrs. Verna Winkler Payne; sisters,
Stella Carpenter and Ressa McPherson. He is survived by: his wife of 53
years, Mrs. Shirley Kirkpatrick Payne; sons, Robert and Teresa Tanner Payne
of Nashville, TN and Eldon and Mary Beth Tagliarino Payne of Tampa, FL. He
is also survived by: sisters, Opal Spurlock of Anncortes, WA., Joyce Officer
of Cleveland, OH; brothers, Archie Payne of Madina, OH, Gail Payne of
Madisonville, TN, Joe Payne of Midway, TN and Brownlow Payne of Midway, TN;
numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. The family wishes to extend their
sincere appreciation to all the many family, friends and caregivers for each
and every kindness during his life and his lengthy illness. In lieu of
flowers, the family requests donations be made to: the American Cancer
Society, the American Heart Association, the American Diabetes Association,
the Shriners, or the charity of your choice. The family will receive friends
from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, June 16, at Allen Funeral Home. Funeral services
will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, June 17 at Russellville Baptist Church
with the Reverends George Johnson and Steve Smith officiating. Interment to
follow in Bethesda Cemetery. Allen Funeral Home is in charge of

PURDY, GORDON LEE - age 86 of Philadelphia, passed away Wednesday, June 14,
2006. Mr. Purdy was a decorated US Army Air Corps Veteran serving as a
flight technician during WWII. He flew numerous missions through out the
European Theatre where their main objective was to take out the enemy's rail
transportation. He loved anything that had a motor and he drove them all.
During his professional career, he worked in the aviation industry serving
in many different capacities. He lived a very full life, traveled the world
and countryside by air and land, piloted his own plane, built his own cabin
cruiser, and two family homes. Upon marrying his devoted wife Patsy, he
said, "Don't buy anything without wheels or handles!" and for 29 years they
lived the adventure. He is preceded in death by his parents, Leander Floyd
and Betty Lee Jameson and his brothers, Paul Purdy and Von Jameson.
Survivors include his wife, Patsy Purdy, Philadelphia; daughter, Karen Lee
Kohl; grandson, William Joseph Kohl, IV, both of Julian, CA; nieces, Betty
Whitney, Jacksonville, FL, Patricia Barr, Loudon; nephews, James Purdy,
Loudon, Ray Purdy, Jonesboro, GA and Robert Purdy, Farragut. The family will
gather 10:15 Saturday at McGill-Karnes Funeral Home and travel to Corinth
Cemetery for 11:00 AM graveside services. Rev. Helen Shaw will officiate.
Full military rites will be conferred by the American Legion Posts, 70, 120
and 256 and the VFW Post 5150. Contributions in memory of Mr. Purdy may be
made to the Philadelphia United Methodist Church, 408 Church St.,
Philadelphia, TN 37846 or to the Corinth Cemetery Fund, 6100 Corinth Church
Rd., Loudon, TN 37774. Friends may call at their convenience on Friday 9:00
AM to 5:00 PM at McGill-Karnes Funeral Home, Loudon.

RIFFEY, DAVID DALLAS, JR. - of Knoxville, age 77, born September 7, 1928,
passed away Thursday, June 15, 2006 at Baptist Hospital after a long
illness. He was a member of North Acres Baptist Church. He is now holding
his infant daughter Janet Sue Riffey in Heaven. Preceded in death by:
father, Dallas Riffey Sr.; and sister, Flora Etta Leadbetter. He is survived
by: his loving wife of 57 years, Jessie Pettiford Riffey; mother, Christina
Riffey; daughter, Diana Lester; son, David and wife Sally Riffey; grandson,
Matthew and wife Stephanie Riffey; grandson and fiancé, Kevin Lester and
Lindsay McLaughlin; granddaughter and fiancé, Sarah Beth Riffey and David
Pace; great granddaughters, Katie and Emma Grace; brother and sister-in-law,
Jack and Jenny Riffey; sisters, Francis Stalsworth and Marion McClain;
sisters and brothers-in-law, Ruth and Ronnie Moore, Hazel and Don Bennett,
Edna and Jerry Newman, Ruby and John Hitch; many nieces and nephews;
sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Deloris and Ray McNeil, Faye Newby,
Charlcie and Bethal Cooper; special loving niece, Lisa Buford. Family and
friends will meet 10:45 a.m. Saturday at Sherwood Memorial Gardens for the
interment at 11 a.m. Arrangements by Bridges Funeral Home, 5430 Rutledge
Pike 523-4999.

STINNETT, SHIRLEY GOURLAY - age 63 of Seymour, passed away Wednesday June
14, 2006. She was a member of Living Word Ministry Church. She was preceded
in death by: her father, Ulyses Tipton; grandson, B.J. Breeden; and
son-in-law, Larry Childers. Survivors: husband, Troy Stinnett; children,
Cathy Franks, Barbara Childers, Tammy Tipton; grandchildren, Misty Murphy,
April Parton, Little Larry Childers, Chris Bryant, Arlecia Berrier; six
great-grandchildren; mother, Ruth Tipton; brothers, Robert, David and
Kenneth Tipton; sisters, Gail Ledbetter, Debbie Coyne; several nieces and
nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to
benefit the family. Family and friends will meet 12 noon Saturday in Ellejoy
Cemetery for graveside service and interment. Pastor Tina Wood will
officiate. The family will receive friends 6-8 pm Friday at Atchley Funeral
Home, Sevierville.

STOKES, ROBERT H. III, and BRENDA STOKES - of Williamston, NC. Robert was 67
years old and passed away June 13, 2006 at his home. Brenda was 56 years old
and passed away October 28, 1998 at Craven Regional Medical Center. Robert
and Brenda are survived by their only child, William B. Stokes and his wife
Laurel Stokes; their only grandchild, Taylor Leigh Stokes of Williamston,
NC; Robert's sister, Sandra Lash of Florida; brother, Jim Stokes of
Missouri. Brenda's sisters, Glenda Sink of Cleveland, TN, and Sandra Allen
of Knoxville, TN. Family will receive friends for Robert Thursday, June 15,
2006 at Biggs Funeral Home of Williamston, NC. Funeral services for Robert
and Brenda will be held at the graveside on the family farm in Rutledge, TN
3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 18 with Reverend Jesse Shaddix officiating. Military
Honors by East Tennessee Honor Guard. Cooke Mortuary, Maynardville, TN.

WEAVER, DOYLE - age 75 of Lenoir City, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2006
after a short battle with cancer. He was of the Baptist faith. Doyle retired
from Loudon City Police Department. He was a veteran of the Korean War
serving in the U. S. Army 278th National Guard. Preceded in death by
parents, Richard and Susie Weaver; sister, Mary Wajzer; sister-in-law, Essie
Mae Weaver. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Shirley Jenkins Weaver;
children, Doyle "Eddie" Weaver, Jr. and wife, Kandy of Lenoir City and
Kimberly Weaver of Open Arms Care Center, Knoxville; granddaughter, Tiffany
Weaver Johnson and husband, Michael of Lenoir City; brothers, R. C. Weaver,
Avery Weaver and wife, Vi all of Lenoir City; sister, Mae Weaver of Lenoir
City; brother-in-law, George R. Jenkins; sister-in-law, Peggy Shubert and
husband, Leonard; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive
friends from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday with funeral services to follow at 3
p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Randy Lemming and Rev. David
Thompson will officiate. Burial will follow in the Lenoir City Cemetery with
Rev. Rick Lambert officiating. Police honors will be conferred by the Loudon
Police Department Honor Guard. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving
the family of Doyle Weaver.

*~ Tina ~*
*In God We Trust*

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