FERGUSON, ELVA (MAMAW), age 75, of Morristown, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 1999, at her residence. Arrangements to be announced later by Westside Chapel Funeral Home.
FOWLER, CLAUDE (DOC) NEWTON, age 84, of Newport, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 1999, at Cocke County Baptist Hospital. A native of Cocke County and a retired Engineer with American Enka. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert L. and Lizzie Overholt Fowler; son, Robert Fowler and brothers, D.S. (Jerry) Fowler, E.T. (Bug) Fowler, C.H. (Tommy) Fowler, Earl L. Fowler, J.C. (Nig) Fowler, Lesley R. (Chick) Fowler and K.O. (Pumpkin) Fowler. Survivors include his wife, Annie M. Fowler; five nieces and three nephews. Funeral services will be Thursday, 2:00 p.m. at Westside Chapel with Rev. Del Robertson and Rev. Bryan Watson officiating. Interment to follow in the Point Pleasant Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Westside chapel. Westside Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
GASS, DOLLIE, age 73, of Jefferson City, passed away, Wednesday, January 13, 1999, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. Arrangements to be announced later by Westside Chapel Funeral Home.
GRUBER, MARC ERIC, age 26, with the U.S. Navy, stationed in San Diego, CA., passed away Wednesday, January 6, 1999, in San Diego. He is survived by his parents, Carl and Patricia Gruber of Morristown. Funeral services will be Friday, 3:00 p.m. at Westside Chapel with Rev. Lee Campbell officiating. Interment to follow in the Jarnagin Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Westside Chapel. Memorial donations made to American Red Cross. Westside Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
HANEY, CARL, 54, of Jefferson City, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999 at his home. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Fielden Funeral Home, New Market.
LYONS, MS. CLARA MARCELLA, age 57, of Morristown, born July 24, 1942, passed away Jan. 7, 1999 at her residence in Morristown. Memorial service will be held at Dockery Funeral Home Thursday, 7 p.m., Jan. 14, 1999. Dockery Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
HORNER, MR. RAYMOND, age 88, of Talbott, passed away at 1:46 a.m. Friday morning, January 15, 1999, at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center in Knoxville following an extended illness. Funeral arrangements are pending at this time and will be announced later by Farrar Funeral Home, 412 W. Broadway Blvd., Jefferson City, Tennessee, 37760 Phone (423) 475-3892.
HORTON, MRS. VIRGINIA , age 81, of Jefferson City, passed away at 10:15 p.m. Thursday evening, January 14, 1999, at the Jefferson County Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements are pending at this time and will be announced later by Farrar Funeral Home, 411 W. Broadway Blvd., Jefferson City, Tennessee 37760 Phone (423) 475-3892.
JEFFERSON, BRUCE T. , age 61, of Whitesburg, passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999 at Hawkins County Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Horace and Ida Reed Jefferson and brother Albert Jefferson. Survivors: his sisters, June Stipp, Wyoming, Wanda and her husband Kyle Atkins, Michigan; brothers and their wives, Jerry and Brenda Jefferson of Mooresburg, Ray and Ruth Jefferson Ohio, Matt and Sherl Boggs, Indiana; special cousin, Clara Arrington, Morristown; special friend, Dean Wilder with whom he made his home in Whitesburg. Funeral services 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Stubblefield Funeral Home with Rev. Curt Reed and Rev. Kyle Gregory officiating. Interment in Cedar Grove Church Cemetery. Friends may call at Jerry’s home. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Friday at Stubblefield Funeral Home in Morristown. Stubblefield Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
HIPSHIRE, NAOMI, age 90, formerly of Morristown, passed away January 14, 1999 at Spring City Care Center, Spring City, TN. She was a member of Montvue Baptist Church. Preceded in death by her husband, Garrett Hipshire and son, Franklin Hipshire. Survivors: sister, Ann Verran of Greeneville, TN.; granddaughters, Libby Morgan and Janice Morgan of Dayton, Tn.; daughter-in-law, Neva Hipshire of Dayton, TN.; great-grandchildren, Brant Jordan, Lori Reece, Sharla Reed and Josh Morgan, all of Dayton, TN.; several great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Mayes Mortuary with Rev. William Burton officiating. Interment will be in Jarnagin Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the mortuary. Mayes Mortuary in charge of arrangements.
MALLARD, KATHLEEN EMMA HAUN, 83, of Morristown, born Sept. 23, 1915, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 1999, at the home of her daughter in Memphis after a long illness. She was a lifetime member of Centenary United Methodist Church, entering the cradle roll as an infant and making her decision at age 12 to unite with the church in 1929. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jehu L. Haun; 4 brothers and 2 sisters. Survivors include her husband, Marvin T. Mallard of Morristown; daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Don Duckworth of Germantown, TN.; sister Frankie Haun Cary of Morristown; granddaughter and her husband, Suzanne and Tate Thigpen of Jackson, Miss.; stepson and his wife, Charles and Paige Mallard and family of Daytona Beach, Florida; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, January 16, 1999 at Centenary United Methodist Church with Rev. Larry Best officiating, assisted by Rev. Dwight Kenney. Interment will follow in Hamblen Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at Allen Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Centenary United Methodist Church Expansion Fund. Allen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
MASON, ROSA JOSEPHINE, age 89, a resident of Life Care of Greeneville, since June 1998, passed away Thursday, January 14,1 999. A native of Marble Falls, TX., having moved to Tennessee in 1945, Mrs. Mason lived in Morristown for 44 years where she was a member of First United Methodist Church and was active in the I.B.C. Group. She worked at Proffitts in Morristown for several years. Her husband, N.A. Mason died in 1980, Mrs. Mason was also preceded in death by 2 sisters and 3 brothers, all of Texas. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Anne Mason, Tusculum; grandson, Michael Mason, Fairfax, VA.; and several nieces and nephews, all of Texas. Funeral services will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Stubblefield Funeral Home with Rev. Douglas Smith and Rev. Don Alexander, pastor of Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Greeneville officiating. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice. Interment 11:00 a.m. Monday at Jarnagin Cemetery. The family will receive friends 1:00-3:00 p.m. Sunday prior to the service at Stubblefield Funeral Home in Morristown. Stubblefield Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.