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Subject: [TNSCOTT] Ovits From The Knoxville News sentinel 7 Oct 2003
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2003 09:52:55 EDT


>From The Knoxville News Sentinel 7 Sep 2003

BERNEY, ELMER EUGENE "GENE", JR. - age 70, of Heiskell,
BENNETT, DAVE B. - age 84, of Clinton,
FOWLER, LOUISE CATE - age 88, of Clinton,
HONEYCUTT , MR. WILLIAM CLAY "RIBS" - age 86,
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BERNEY, ELMER EUGENE "GENE", JR. - age 70, of Heiskell, went home to meet his
Master on Sunday, October 5, 2003. He was born February 9, 1933, in
Knoxville. He and his family were descendants of Knoxville's Swiss Colony. He was a
member of Fairview Freewill Baptist Church where he served on the Deacon Board,
and was Choir Director for 38 years. He was also a United States Army Veteran
who served during the Korean Conflict. Gene worked for Armour & Company for 25
years, and for East Tennessee Packing Company. He was an excavating contractor
for a number of years, retiring after suffering a stroke. Preceded in death
by parents, Elmer E. Berney, Sr. and DeAlva Russ Berney. Survivors: wife of 46
years, Patsy Whaley Berney of Heiskell; son, Scott Casey Berney of
Jacksonville, Fla.; daughter, Kelley Ilagan and husband, Edwin of Heiskell; brother, Jack
Berney and wife, Margie of Powell; sisters, Doris Smith and husband, Frank of
Powell, Louise McKinney and husband, John A. Jr., of Powell, Lola Berry and
husband, William of Halls, Alice Thomas of Brunswick, Ga.; aunt, Lorene Berney
Baker of Knoxville, and several nieces and nephews, Pastor of 35 years and
dear friend, Rev. Glenn Hall and wife, Mary of Clinton. The family will receive
friends 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 7, 2003, at Holley-Gamble Funeral
Home, in Clinton. Funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Fairview
Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Hobbs and Rev. William Berry
officiating. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service at the church.
Interment will follow the service in the church cemetery with Full Military
Honors being conducted by the East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard. Serving as
pallbearers will be fellow deacons and church members, Bill Marcum, David
Parolari, Tom Clevenger, Bill Anderson, Wayne Howard and Jerry Kerr. Holley-Gamble
Funeral Home, of Clinton, in charge of all arrangements.

BENNETT, DAVE B. - age 84, of Clinton, passed away Sunday, October 5, 2003,
at the Farragut Health Care Center in Knoxville. He was born July 28, 1918, in
Anderson County. He was a member of Clinton First Baptist Church. He had
worked at the Magnet Hosiery Mills for 25 years. Mr. Bennett was also a United
States Army Veteran who served during World War II. Preceded in death by wife,
Audrey Bennett; sons, Charles Eugene Pemberton and Jack L. Pemberton; parents,
William and Margaret Farmer Bennett. Survivors: daughter-in-law, Dianne
Pemberton of Clinton; grandchildren, Bob Pemberton, John Pemberton, Lisa Darnall,
David Pemberton, Jack Pemberton, Jr., Kristi Ilar, Daniel Pemberton; 15
great-grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Ernest "Mollie" Powell of Clinton. Family and friends
will gather at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton between the hours of 1:00
- 2:00 p.m., Thursday, October 8, 2003, and proceed to Sunset Cemetery for
graveside service with Dr. Paul Frick officiating. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home,
of Clinton, in charge of all arrangements.

FOWLER, LOUISE CATE - age 88, of Clinton, passed away at the Methodist
Medical Center in Oak Ridge, Friday, October 3, 2003. The daughter of U.S. Cate and
Ruby Bankston Cate, she was born August 24, 1915, in Knoxville, where she grew
up, graduating from Knoxville High School in 1933, and the University of
Tennessee in 1937. In 1939, she married her college sweetheart, George Fowler. She
received a Masters degree from the University of Michigan in 1963. After
raising her family and teaching in the public schools of Tennessee, New York, and
Michigan, she retired to Anderson County in 1971. An accomplished needlewoman,
she won many prizes for her quilts and embroidery; she also made vestments
and banners for her church, First Presbyterian in Oak Ridge. Preceded in death
by her parents, and two brothers, Jeff B. Cate and Ray E. Cate. Survivors:
beloved husband of 64 years, George Robertson Fowler of Clinton; daughters,
Frances Fowler of Hamilton, Ohio, Marianne Fowler of Alexandria, Va., Susan Fowler
of Clinton; brother, Kern Cate of Hiram, Maine; sisters-in-law, Joyce Fowler of
Knoxville, Carolyn Cate of Maine, Bertha Fowler of Clinton, and several
nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends 1:00-1:30 p.m., Thursday,
October 9, 2003, at First Presbyterian Church in Oak Ridge, with the funeral
service following at 1:30 p.m., with Rev. Alex Stuart officiating. Interment will be
held 4:00 p.m., Thursday at Greenwood Cemetery in Knoxville. Flowers may be
sent to the church on Thursday morning. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home, of Clinton,
in charge of all arrangements.

GAYLOR, GLEN - age 64, of LaFollette, passed away Monday, October 6, 2003, at
his home. Preceded in death by parents, Charlie and Dessie (Hicks) Gaylor.
Survivors: sons, Ronnie Gaylor of Jacksboro, Eddie Gaylor of Ohio; daughters,
Susan Perry of Elk Valley, Darlene Herron of Caryville, Claudene Gaylor of
Jacksboro; eight grandchildren; brothers, John Gaylor and Delmus Gaylor, both of
Jacksboro; sister, Almeta West of High Springs, Fla. Family and friends will
meet at Bakers Forge Cemetery, 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 7, for Graveside Service
and Interment, Bro. Tim Wesson officiating. Arrangements by Cross Funeral
Home.

HONEYCUTT , MR. WILLIAM CLAY "RIBS" - age 86, passed away Sunday, October
5,2003, at his home in Oakdale. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather
and great grandfather. He retired from the Southern Railway after forty two
years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wiley A. And Nancy Eva
Wilson Honeycutt ; brothers, Ted, Kenneth and Marvin Honeycutt ; sisters,
Geneva Douglas, Clara Stonecipher and Mabel Honeycutt. Surviving wife of 62
years, Effie Smith Honeycutt of Oakdale; sons, Rodney A. Honeycutt, of Chattanooga,
Wendell E. Honeycutt, of Hixson ; daughter, Lou Ann Voyles, of Oakdale ;
sisters, Dolly Schubert, of Chattanooga, Reba Trout, of Wartburg ; grandchildren,
Kelly Cavett, of Orlando, Fla., Jeff Honeycutt of Chattanooga, Shannon
Honeycutt-Smith of Stone Mt., Ga., Angie Jackson of Oakdale and Jennifer Voyles of
Harriman ; great grand children ; Christopher and Amanda Cavett, Abigail and
Clay Honeycutt, Emma and Owen Jackson and Ella Smith and several nieces and
nephew. Funeral services will be held Wednesday 11 A.M. Schubert Funeral Home
Chapel, Wartburg. With Rev. Kerry Ruppe and Rev. Charles Kelly officiating.
Interment will be in the Piney Cemetery, Oakdale. The family will receive friends
Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 P.M. Shubert Funeral Home, Wartburg.
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