HILL, CHARLIE E., age 56, of Knoxville, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 1999 at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was a native of Morristown. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Minnie Lawless Hill and a brother, David A. Hill. Survivors include his daughter, Angelea Porter; 2 grandchildren, Anthony and Crystal Kinder of Talbott; aunt, Addie Lane of Morristown and uncles, Milburn Hill of Talbott and Ralph Hill; several cousins. Funeral services will be Saturday, 2:30 p.m. at the House of Prayer with Rev. Paul Devotie and Rev. Junior Burchell officiating, Interment to follow in the Jarnagin Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Westside Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
JACKSON, ARTHUR CLYDE, age 52, of Talbott, TN., went to be with the Lord as a friend prayed with him, on Tuesday evening at 5 p.m. at his home, surrounded by friends and family. Although he had originally been given a 6-month prognosis on February 26, 1997, the loving care of Dr. Petra Ketterl of Morristown, assisted in giving Art 2 years of quality life. He was preceded in passing by both his mother and father. He held a Doctorate of Motors in Automotive Repair and was the owner of Jacksons’ Junction on 11-E and 160 until his diagnosis. He took great pride in the fact that all his family took part in its operation. He was an active participant in Promise Keepers through Manley Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Carol Ann Jackson; 4 children, Kenneth Allen Jackson, employee of Norris Mobile Homes, Jonathan Benarthur Jackson, a junior at Carson-Newman College and R.O.T.C. participant, in Jefferson City, TN., Sean Rory Jackson, a freshman at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and R.O.T.C. participant, in Daytona Beach, FL., and Johan Artur Jackson, a senior at West High, preparing to be a student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in the Fall. Art’s most sincere wish was to make an anatomical gift of his remains to the University of Tennessee at Memphis. Art and Carol met on St. Patrick’s Day, 1969. Therefore his memorial service will be held at Manley Baptist Church on March 17th. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. followed by a brief service. Anyone wishing to participate by sharing something special will have an opportunity at that time.
LOY, MARY RUTH JONES, 94, of New Market, passed away Friday morning at Life Care of Jefferson City. She was a member of Loy Memorial United Methodist Church. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Fielden Funeral Home, New Market.
MCDANIEL, PANSY LARGE, 87, of Jefferson City, passed away March 10, 1999 at Hillcrest North Knoxville. She was a member of Nances Grove Baptist Church. Funeral service Friday, 8:00 p.m. at Fielden Chapel with Rev. Henry Davidson officiating. Interment 11:00 a.m. Saturday in Lebanon Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Fielden Funeral Home, New Market. Fielden Funeral Home in charge.
REDNOWER, ULLEN GRANT, 81, of 5743 East A.J. Hwy., Russellville, passed away Thursday, March 11, 1999, at Morristown-Hamblen Hospital. He was a merchant in Hamblen County, and a member of Grace Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Mae Rednower; and a brother, Willard Rednower. He is survived by 4 special nieces, Tina Marie Rednower of White Pine, Judy Lynn Rednower of Russellville, Janice Rednower of Rutledge, and Sandy Sue Rednower of Morristown; one half-brother, Virgil Rednower of Morristown; one half-sister, Cora Belle Jackson of CA. Funeral service will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kenny Davis officiating, with interment in Philippi Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Bulls Gap. Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
SHOUN, MINERVA DINKINS, age 99 of Bulls Gap, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 1999 at Morristown-Hamblen Hospital. She was the widow of James (Jim) Shoun Sr. Funeral services will be 8 p.m. Friday, March 12 at Stubblefield Funeral Home in Morristown. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Family and friends will meet for an 11 a.m. interment service Saturday at Hamblen Memory Gardens. Stubblefield Funeral Home in charge.
WOLFE, TONY R., 54, of Route 3, Bean Station, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 10, 1999, at his home. He was a faithful member of Morningside Baptist Church. Tony was preceded in death by his father, John S. Wolfe; mother, Beulah Russell Wolfe; stepmother, Cornie Russell Wolfe; and sister, Thelma Wolfe Lumpkins. Survivors include a son, Sgt., Anthony Wayne Wolfe of the U.S. Army; sister, Lura E. Solomon of Mooresburg; nephews, Tim Solomon of Greeneville and Dale Solomon of Morristown; niece, Kimberly Costner of Russellville; great-nephews, Billy Jo Solomon and Kameron Solomon and great-niece, Kelsey Solomon; special friend, Lois Reneau. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Allen Funeral Home with Rev. Lee Wayne Grubb officiating. Interment will follow in the Russell Family Cemetery in Rogersville. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
BLUE, LINLY, born April 10, 1913 in Greene County, TN. of Briarcliff Nursing Home, Oak Ridge, TN., passed away March 2, 1999 in the nursing home. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 6, 1999 at 1:00 p.m. at Kiser Funeral Chapel. Interment in Houston Chapel Cemetery. Family will receive friends 12 noon until 1:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Kiser Funeral Home in charge.
DOUTHAT, AUSTIN L. (FAT), age 74, of Morristown, passed away March 3, 1999 at Baptist Hospital in Knoxville. He was a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran of World War II; a member of Masonic Lodge No, 231; Eastern Star No. 31; Past Worthy Patron and a member of V.F.W. He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers. Survivors: wife of 50 years, Lois Cobble Douthat; sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Julia Douthat of Midway, Boyd and Kathy Douthat of Dandridge; brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Nelle Douthat of Glenwood, Dick and Polly Douthat of Cumming, GA.; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Walter Dyer of Mohawk; several nieces and nephews. Masonic services will be 8:30 p.m. Friday at Mayes Mortuary with Lodge No. 231. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Mayes Mortuary with Rev. David Jones officiating. Military graveside services to follow in Hamblen Memory Gardens with V.F.W. Post No. 5266. The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.. Friday at the mortuary. Memorial contributions may be made to Cedar Creek Baptist Church. Mayes Mortuary in charge of arrangements.
GREENLEE, PRESTON LESTER SR., age 69, of Rutledge, passed away March 3, 1999 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Knoxville, TN. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a retired nurse. Mr. Greenlee was a member of Central Point Baptist Church and also a member of Rising Star Lodge No. 44 in Rutledge He was preceded in death by his father, Claude Greenlee; wife, Marie Greenlee; brothers, Fain and Carroll Greenlee. Survivors are, mother, Stella Greenlee; wife, Dorothy Greenlee; daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Michael Morgan of Rutledge. Janie and Scott Johnstone of Kansas; son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Gail Greenlee of N.C.; son, Preston Greenlee Jr., of N.D.; stepsons and daughters-in-law, Ronnie and Joyce Hodge, Jimmy and Poncho Hodge; stepson, Donnie Hodge, all of Rutledge; brothers-in-law, Millard Greenlee, T.H. Greenlee, R.M. Greenlee and Vaughn Greenlee; sister-in-law, Ruby Greenlee; brothers and sisters-in-law, Alvin and Marsha Greenlee, Garland and Gladys Greenlee, Jay Harold and Debbie Greenlee; sister and brother-in-law, Annabelle and P.E. Smith; grandchildren, Daniel Morgan and Diana Holmes of Rutledge, Jeremy and Aimee Johnstone of Kansas, and Bobby Greenlee of N.D.; great-granddaughter, Brittany Holmes of Rutledge; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A Masonic service will be held at 8:00 p.m. Friday with funeral services to follow with Rev. Jack Hipshire officiating. The family will receive friends Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. A military graveside service will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Central Point Cemetery. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home in Rutledge, TN.
JARNIGAN, MARCELLA REED age 72, of Morristown, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 1999 at Lakeway Regional Hospital. She was a member of Roe Junction Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her parents, Jess B., and Susie Antrican Reed and her husband, Robert L. Jarnigan. Survivors include her son, Ronald E. Jarnigan with whom she made her home and David M. Jarnigan; 8 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; her sisters, Connie M. Reed and Ollie Knight; very special friends, Clifford and Jean Drinnon and Lissie Hipshire. Funeral services 11:00 a.m. Friday at Stubblefield Funeral Home with Rev. Curt Seal, Rev. Barry Warren and Rev. Leonard Carpenter officiating. Interment in St. Paul Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Stubblefield Funeral Home in Morristown. Stubblefield Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
LOWERY. MRS. THELMA L., age 61, of White Pine, passed away at 8:10 a.m. Wednesday morning, March 3, 1999, at Lakeway Regional Medical Center in Morristown following an extended illness. Mrs. Lowery was a member of the First Baptist Church of White Pine and was preceded in death by her mother, Flossie Loveday and brother, James Pascal Martin. Surviving is her husband, of 43 years, Wayne F. Lowery of the home; children, Gwen Treece of Whitesburg, Tony Lowery of Newport and Deirdre Vasser of Whitesburg; grandchildren, Christopher Vassar of Whitesburg and Melissa Lowery of Jefferson City; special friend, Mark R. Hughes of Whitesburg; several sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, and nephews. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday morning, March 6, 1999, in the Dandridge Memorial Gardens with Reverend James M. Lowery officiating. Family and friends will meet at Farrar Funeral Home in White Pine at 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning to proceed to the cemetery for services. The family will receive friends from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. Friday evening, March 5, 1999, at the funeral home. Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, 1806 Main Street, White Pine, Tennessee, 37890 Phone (423) 674-2441.