Bushong, Brent (Captain USN Retired), age 72, of the Tellico Village Community, Loudon, passed away suddenly Thursday, October 23, 2003. Brent was born October 3, 1931 to Guy and Beulah Bushong in Syracuse, Indiana. Brent graduated from Purdue University and upon graduation and commissioning in 1953 reported directly to Naval Flight Training. He spent a total of 22 years in the U. S. Navy and on his way to Captain, he once commanded the largest carrier squadron in the Navy, comprised of over 500 officers and enlisted men. As Executive Officer of USS INCHON, he circumnavigated the world, and was part of helicopter mine sweeping operations in both Vietnam and Egypt. He retired in 1975, and was proud that two of his sons also earned commissions in the Navy. He fell in love and married Dot in 1978, and they worked in Washington together for a number of years before retiring to the south. Dot was instrumental in Brent returning to his Christian upbringing, and Brent put Jesus Christ at the center of his life. He and his wife were members of First Baptist Church in Lenoir City. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Dorothy (Dot) Bushong; children, Greg Bushong and wife, Chris, Dave Bushong and wife, Carol, Bruce Bushong and wife, Jamie, and Carol Bushong Rix and husband, Matt; stepchildren, Barbara Collins and husband, Dale, Judd Medlen and wife, Karen, and Mark Medlen and wife, Allison; 16 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; sister, Mildred Folds of Syracuse, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church with Rev. C. E. Jackson and Rev. Dick DeMerchant officiating. The family will receive friends following the funeral service. Interment will be held in the Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund, 2085 Simpson Road E., Lenoir City, TN 37771. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Brent Bushong.
Coley, Thoman J., age 92, of the Eblen Cave Community in Roane County, passed away Saturday morning, October 25, 2003, at his home. He was of the Baptist Faith and retired from Scovill Manufacturing in Lenoir City. Thoman was preceded in death by his wife, Claudia; parents, William and Ada Belle Sartin Coley; sisters: Ella, Ann, Julie and brother, William (Bill). Thoman is survived by sons: Harold, Clifford and Clarence Coley all of the Eblen Cave Community; daughter, Mary Coley Moats of Lenoir City; granddaughter, Vickie Coley Harvey and two great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6-7:45 p.m. Sunday followed by funeral services at 8 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Latham officiating. Family and friends will gather at Click Funeral Home by 10:15 a.m. Monday morning and proceed to the Bethel Cemetery for an 11 a.m. graveside service. Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City is serving the family of Thoman Coley.
French, Benjamin Jack, age 69, of Knoxville, passed away late Friday evening, October 24, 2003 at his home. Jack was a member of Central Baptist Church of Bearden. He was an MP in the Korean War stationed in Japan. Jack was preceded in death by his parents, R. R. "Doc" and Hilda French and brother, Bobby French all of Blaine, TN. Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Marjorie Hill French; son, Jack Randall French of Atlanta; daughter, Margo Jacqueline French of Key West, FL; grandson, Joseph Nigel French of Atlanta; brother, Gary French of Blaine; nieces, Sheila Emory of Blaine, TN and Laura Rose of Knoxville, TN; nephew, Tim French of Blaine, TN; great niece, Cheyanne Emory of Long Beach NY; Father and Mother-In-Law Joseph H. and Meredith R. Hill of Knoxville; The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with funeral services to follow at 3 p.m. with Rev. Robert Lawson officiating. Family and friends will gather 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery for graveside services with full military honors conferred by the East Tennessee State Veteran's Honor Guard. Memorials may be made to UT Hospice 2200 Sutherland Avenue, Suite 222, Knoxville, TN 37919. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the family of Jack French.
Ledford, Donnie Louise, age 89, of Lenoir City, passed away Saturday, October 25, 2003 at the Baptist Healthcare Center. Donnie was of the Church of God faith and a member of the Eastern Star in Rockwood since 1952. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Troy Ledford, Sr. and her daughter, Ella Joann Ledford. Donnie is survived by her daughter, Wanda Sue Ledford of Lenoir City; son and daughter-in-law, William Troy and Darlene Ledford of Knoxville; grandsons, Bradley Jay Ledford and wife Debbie of Chrisman, Ill. and Bradley and Denise Williams of Morristown; great-grandchildren, Carson Williams, Kristin Chandler, Katelyn Ledford, Savannah Elizabeth Ledford; several nieces and nephews. The Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City. Family and friends will gather at at 2 p.m. Monday in the Lakeview Cemetery for Graveside services with Pastor Dennis Kirk officiating. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Donnie Ledford.
Sims, Freda Muriel, age 81, of Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2003 at the Baptist Health Care Center. She was a longtime member of Banner Baptist Church in Holdenville, OK. Freda was a member of First Baptist Church in Lenoir City. Preceded in death by husband, Jim Sims; parents, Walken C. and Grace Hawkins. Survived by her son, Steve Sims and wife, Dana of Lenoir City; grandchildren, Danae Ryan and husband, Jeff of Knoxville, Stacy Jones and husband, Todd of Knoxville, Brent Sims and wife, Robyn of Lenoir City; great grandchildren, Braden Sims, Aminee Sims, Jenna Sims, Raleigh Sims, Gavin Jones, Tara Ryan and Autumn Ryan; sister, Sibyl Stephens of Corpus Christi, TX; niece, Janna Sue Stephens of Austin, TX; brother-in-laws, Gene Sims and wife, Jo Ann of Oklahoma City, IK and Leo Sims and wife, Alene of Ada, OK; sister-in-law, Marilyn Sims of Oklahoma City, OK. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Wednesday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City with funeral services to follow at 7 p.m. with Rev. Jeff Ryan and Rev. Dick DeMerchant officiating. Graveside services will be held in Holdenville, OK. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Freda Sims.
Starke, Wayne Phillips., age 58, died October 24, 2003, with dignity and hope, a victim of ALS, Lou Gehrig's disease. He was born in Amityville, New York. He was a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, with degrees in Chemical Engineering and Industrial Management and a MBA degree from Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a Lieutenant in the US Navy 1968-1972. He is survived by Mary, wife of 33 years and son, Andy. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m Saturday, November 1 with a Memorial Service to follow at 4 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with Rev. C. Mark Gooden officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to THE CENTER FOR ALS RESEARCH, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N. Wolfe St., Baltimore, MD 21287. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the family of Wayne Starke.
Williams, Suzette Jean Luttrell age 39 of Knoxville went to be with Jesus on October 26, 2003 at Park West Hospital. Suzette was born in Charleston, WVA but grew up in Knoxville. She was a member of Rocky Hill Baptist Church. Suzette was Teacher's Assistance with Rocky Hill Elementary School. She was a wonderful wife and mother and was always an encouragement to others. Everyone enjoyed her laughter. She will be dearly missed. Suzette was preceded in death by her grandfather, Garfield Woods; Nessie and Aubrey Luttrell and uncles Roy Luttrell and Arnold Luttrell. Survivors: husband of 20 years, Stacy Edwin Williams; son, Stacy Edwin (Eddie) Williams II; parents, Bob and Sue Luttrell of Knoxville; grandmother, Virgie Woods of Lenoir City; sister and brother-in-law, Traci Sue and Brian Clayton Knoxville; brother and sister-in-law, Bobby and Alicia Luttrell of Knoxville; aunts, Rose Mary Calloway and Elizabeth Price both of Lenoir City; uncles, Joe, Jim and John Luttrell all of Lenoir City; mother-in-law, Jewel Williams of Blaine; brothers-in-laws and sisters-in-laws, Eric and Vicky Williams of Knoxville, Stephanie and Rick McMullen of Alliance, OH, Jenifer and Michael Throesch of Ocean Side, CA; nieces and nephews, Sandra Williams, Tabitha McMullen, D J McMullen, Tyler and Collin Throesch; several other aunts, uncles and close family. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Funeral services 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with Dr. Phillip Nations officiating. Interment will follow in the Rocky Hill Cemetery. Pall Bearers, Eric Williams, Brian Clayton, Greg Clayton, Eric Clayton, Lother Weibe, Rubin Israel, Chris Satterfield and Victor Satterfield. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the family of Suzette Luttrell Williams.
Ervin, William Gordon, age 84, of Loudon, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2003 at the Parkwest Hospital. Bill was a veteran of W. W. II serving in the U. S. Navy. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mae Ervin. Survived by sons, Bob Ervin and wife, Darla of Seymour, Tommy Ervin and wife, Charley of Lenoir City; grandchildren, Nikki Johnson, Tyler Ervin and Neil Ervin; great grandchild, Ethan Shope; sisters, Rhea Jacobs, Lena Young, and Gena Young all of Sweetwater, Emma Davis of Canton, N.C.; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Don McConnell officiating. Burial will follow in the Vonore Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors conferred by Sweetwater VFW Post 5156. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Bill Ervin.
McSpadden, Felton Eugene Sr., age 88, of Loudon, passed away Monday, October 27, 2003 at the U. T. Hospice. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Lenoir City. Felton was retired from Union Carbide after 33 years service. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army and a member of American Legion Post #70. He was preceded in death by parents, James Ernest and Ella Battles McSpadden; first wife, Edna Johnson McSpadden; son, Felton Eugene McSpadden Jr.; sister, Edith Lipscomb and brother, Charles E. McSpadden. Survived by his wife, Grace Alexander McSpadden; grandchildren, Laurie McSpadden and Amy Fesmire of Denver, NC and Andrew McFadden of Conway, SC; two great grandchildren; stepchildren, Clara Alexander of Calhoun, TN, Bobby Alexander of Lenoir City, and Jerry Alexander of Loudon; sister, Verna Wilson of Ringgold, GA. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesday at Click Hawkins Chapel at 102 B. Street in Lenoir City with funeral services to follow at 8 p.m. with Rev. Bobby Lockwood officiating. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Loudon Co. Memorial Gardens for graveside services with military honors being conferred by VFW Post #5150 and American Legion Posts #120 and #70. Serving as pallbearers will be: Arnold Estes, Fred Shaver, Vern Harris, Gene Giles, George Lynn and Laddie Kirkland. Honorary pallbearers will be: Jesse Russell, Curtis Manis, and W.A. Mathis. Click Hawkins Chapel, 102 B. Street in Lenoir City is serving the family of F. E. McSpadden.
Brewer, Minnie Lou "Doll", age 87, of Lenoir City, passed away Tuesday, October 28, 2003 at her home. She was a member of Northside Church of God. Preceded in death by her husband, E. C. (Clint) Brewer; and daughter, Anna Lou Lowe. She is survived by her daughters, Betty Baughman, Martha Jaynes both of Lenoir City and Mary Ruth Crotts and husband, Carlton of Asheboro, N.C.; sons, Ronnie Brewer and wife, Gail, Tommy Wayne Brewer all of Lenoir City, and Jerry Brewer of Delano, TN; brother, Fate Evans; sister, Gertrude Coffman; 20 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren; special nurse, Sheila Risher. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Hawkins Chapel. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday in the Hawkins Chapel with Rev. Maynard Scott and Rev. Ray Kelley officiating. Burial will follow in the Lakeview Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to her funeral expenses. Hawkins Chapel, 102 B Street, Lenoir City is serving the family of Minnie Lou "Doll" Brewer.
Ford, Caleb Joshua (Butterball) age 6 of Knoxville passed away Wednesday evening, October 29, 2003 at East Tennessee Children's Hospital. Caleb attended Westside Church of God. He was a student in the CDC Class at Brickey Elementary School. Caleb was loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by grandfather, Buddy Ford. Survivors: parents, David and Jamia Key Ford of Knoxville; brothers, Skylar, Jacob and Zachary Ford; sister, Shelby Ford; grandparents, Joan Parker of Knoxville, James Key of Loudon, Pauline Washam of Knoxville; great grandparents, Mary Sims of Hall, Jim Key of Corryton, James and Mildred Freeman of Tellico Plains; great great grandfather, Charles Freeman of Etowah;several aunts and uncles. The family will receive friends from 5-6:45 p.m. Friday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel followed by funeral services at 7 p.m. with Rev. Randy Tinch officiating. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Saturday at Marietta Cemetery for graveside services. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Caleb Ford Memorial Fund. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the family of Caleb Ford.
Roberts, Lawrence R., age 79, of Lenoir City, passed away Thursday, October 30, 2003 at the home of his daughter. He was a member of The Christian Church of Loudon County. He was a 50 year member of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union # 102 and a 50 year member of Avery Masonic Lodge #593 F&AM in Lenoir City where he was a 32nd Degree Mason. He was a member of the Shriners and Kerbela Temple. A former employee of TVA. Lawrence was a veteran of WWII serving in the United States Navy on the USS Biloxi. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 56 years, Jessie Ruth Roberts; parents, James and Vivian Roberts; sister, Nadine Turner. Lawrence is survived by his daughter, Sherry Richeson and her husband, Michael; grandsons, Chris and Kevin Richeson; brother, John Roberts and sister, Vivian Roberts all of Lenoir City; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at 10 a.m. Saturday morning in the Lenoir City Cemetery for graveside services and interment with Rev. Andrew Ballew officiating. Friends may call at their convenience at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City.
Cassidy, Eugene Edward (Gene), age 79, of the Tellico Village Community, Loudon, TN, passed away Saturday Oct. 2, 2004. Mr. Cassidy was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Lenoir City, TN. He was a retired pharmacist having recieved his B.S. degree in Pharmacy from Purdue University. He spent most of his career with Eli Lilly & Co and also worked at Emmert Drug in Freeport, Ill. and most recently with WalMart Pharmacy in Lenior City. Gene was very active in several clubs and societies including Knights of Columbus, American Legion, Alpha Tau Omega Social Society, St. Vincent DePaul Society, Purdue Alumni Associatoin, St. Patrick Church Lake Forest Ill. Parish Council and Arboretum Golf course staff in Buffalo Grove, Ill. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp. Preceded in death by his parents John and Katherine Cassidy; he is survived by his wife of 55 years, Lois Linck (Terry) Cassidy: children: Patrick Cassidy of Oakbrook, Ill., Colleen Cassidy (Mark) of Los Angeles,Calif. Karen Cassidy Gardner (Gary) Glenview, Ill. Michael Cassidy (Sandy) of Gurnee, Ill. and Timothy Cassidy (Barbara) of Holton, Mi.; grandchildren: Karen Ann, Samuel, Katie and Mathew Cassidy and Laura and Daniel Gardner; brother, Michael Cassidy of Freeport, Ill. The family will receive friends from 5-6:30p.m. Monday Oct 4th at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic church with a vigil service to follow at 6:30p.m. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday Oct 5th at St. Thomas the Apostle with Father David Boettner officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St, Thomas the Apostle Church, 1580 St. Thomas Way, Lenior City, TN 37772. Interment with be in All Saints Cemetery in DesPlaines, Ill at a later date. Click Funeral Home in Lenior City is serving the family of Eugene Cassidy.
Brown, Richard Arthur - of Kingston, born October 2, 1950 passed away Sunday October 3, 2004 at his home. He was preceded in death by parents, Maude and Bert Brown; brothers, Roy Lee, J. A. and Clifford Brown; sister, Mary Ada Brown. Survived by daughters, Loretta Lynn and Connie Lynn Brown; sons, Jason and Thomas Arthur Brown; sisters, Gladys Moorelock and friend, Jerry Willener of Ohio, Dorothy Lee of Rockwood, Louise Martin and husband, James, Betty Richard of Kingston, brothers, Paul Brown of Midtown, George Brown and wife, Joyce of N.C., Bobby Brown and wife, Joyce of Detroit, MI, Leonard Brown and wife, Dot of Kingston, Raymond Brown and friend, Amy Dean of GA; sisters-in-law, Debbie Brown and Polly Brown; ex-wife, Priscilla Griffen; mother of his children, Pat Neely Brown; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Packett officiating. Burial will follow in the Poplar Springs Cemetery in Roane Co. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Richard Brown.
Hardin, Oscar Jackson (Jack), age 74, of Lenoir City, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, passed away suddenly Tuesday, October 5, 2004, at Parkwest Hospital. Jack was retired from Tennessee Carolina Transportation with 30 years service and from the State of Tennessee. He was a member of the York Rite, Kerbela Temple and Past Master of Avery Lodge #593 and had served as a District Chairman. Jack was a member and past deacon of First Baptist Church of Lenoir City. Preceded in death by parents, George R. Hardin and Golda Hardin Hoskins Stafford. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Beverly Schultz Hardin; sons and daughters-in-law, George and Judy Hardin, Wesley and Lesley Hardin; grandson, Tanner Hardin; granddaughter, Rachel Pitts; sisters and brothers-in-law, Elizabeth and C. W. Holland, Margaret and Jack Sartin Sr.; nieces and nephews, Sarah and Van Shaver, Richard and Phyllis Holland, Lee Ann and Eddie Spires, Jack Jr. and Mary Beth Sartin, Matt and Shelley Sartin . The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Click Funeral Home. A Masonic Service will follow at 8 p.m. conducted by Avery Masonic Lodge. Friends may also call at their convenience at Click Funeral Home. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Friday in the Lakeview Cemetery for graveside services with Dr. C. E. Jackson III officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Jack’s Sunday School Class Members. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, 2085 Simpson Road E., Lenoir City, TN 37772 Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Jack Hardin.
Atchley, Howard Leon (Colonel), age 55, of Lenoir City, passed away Wednesday, October 6, 2004 at Parkwest Medical Center. He was a member of Highland Baptist Church in Knoxville. A veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the Army where he was a sharpshooter and was a recipient of the Purple Heart. Howard worked with Ready Mix Concrete with 18 years service and Adams Concrete with 5 years service. He was a member of Disabled Veterans and was an avid Nascar and wrestling fan. He was preceded in death by parents, H. L. and Suda Atchley; step-father, Johnny Nicholson. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Sheila Leeper Atchley; son, Howard Leon Atchley Jr. of Knoxville; daughters, Sondra Atchley, Crystal Spurgeon and husband David all of Lenoir City; granddaughters, Chelsea Atchley and Kiera Spurgeon; grandson, Allen Atchley; brother, Paul Atchley of Lenoir City; sisters, Pat DeVault of Corryton and Karen Loy of Dandridge; several nieces and nephews, special niece, Jana Sitzler; aunts, Louise Minge of Loudon, Faye of Dandridge, Mary of Knoxville, Oveta of Ohio; uncle, Bill Atchley of Knoxville, Don Simmons of Powell; step grandmother, Dee Nicholson of Knoxville; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Sandra and Donald Pace, Mike and Wanda Leeper, Janet and Bill Sitzler and Kay Leeper Arnwine, along with a host of family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:45 p.m. Friday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. with Rev. Gary Bingham officiating. Family and friends will gather at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Lakeview Cemetery for graveside services with military honors conferred by VFW Post 5150 and American Legion Post #120, #70 and #256. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Howard L. Atchley.
Hudson, Annis E., age 85, of Manassas, Va. passed away Monday, October 4, 2004 at the Prince William Hospital in Manassas, Va. She was a member of Lochlomond Baptist Church. Annis was preceded in death by her husband, W. T. Hudson; mother and father, Floyd and Mary Wilkerson; brothers, M. L. Wilkerson and Woody Wilkerson; sisters, Helen McCabe and Midge Newberry. She is survived by a son, Tom Hudson and wife Wanda of Haymarket, Va.; daughter, Linda Gayle Wellborn and husband James of Manassas, Va.; grandchildren, Leslie Beets, Randy Hudson, Rusty Dawson, Regina Brooks and Renee Stephens; great grandchild, Colt Hudson; sisters, Grace Everett, Wayne Burnett, Nina Ruth Summitt, Barbara Luther, Ester Hatmaker and Bernice Thomas; brother-in-laws, Bill Thomas and Harold Newberry; sister-in-laws, Nell Wilkerson and Ella Wilkerson; several nieces and neephews. The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. Friday with funeral services to follow at 11 a.m. in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mickey Oliver officiating. Interment will follow in the Loudon County Memorial Gardens. Click Funeral Home is serving the family of Annis Hudson.
Malone, Lucy Cate, age 92, of Roane Co., passed away Wednesday, October 6, 2004 at the home of her niece. She was a member of Paw Paw Plains Baptist Church where she was the oldest living member. Lucy retired from Charles H. Bacon Hosiery Mill. She was preceded in death by her husband, Doyle Malone; son, Billy Malone; parents; brothers and sisters. Survived by daughter, Anne E. Malone; nieces and nephews, Elzora Cantrell and husband, Ray with whom she made her home, Anna Carzelle Armes, Ida Brewer, Harold Liles, Glenn (Corky) Liles, Alicia Trego and Lynn Liles; many other great and great great nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ray Cantrell officiating. Burial will follow in the Oral Cemetery with her great nephews serving as pallbearers. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Lucy Malone.
Shin, Kye Yong, age 89, of Knoxville, formerly of South Korea, passed away Friday morning, October 8, 2004. She was a member of the Korean Presbyterian Church. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Yoo -Youn and Book-Sook Hwang; daughter and son-in-law, Young- Hee and Myong-Soo Yang; grandchildren: Chi-Hoon Hwang and wife, Jung-Eun of Saipan, Chi-Hee Hwang, Eric Yang; great grandchild, Kirnu Hwang of Saipan. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Saturday, October 9, at Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with Rev. Dan W. Park officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike in Farrgut is serving the family of Kye- Yong Shin.
Parker, George D., age 71, of Farragut, passed away suddenly Thursday, October 7, 2004. He was an active member and elder of Concord Presbyterian Church. Retired from Martin Marietta Energy Systems with 38 years service. George served his country with the United States Air Force during the Korean War. Preceded in death by his parents, George and Edith Parker and his brother, James N. Parker. Survived by his wife of 52 years, Bettye Wilkerson Parker; daughters, Terri Riordan and husband, David of Oak Ridge, Julie Burnett and husband, Bryan of Kingston; sons, Kevin Parker and wife, Joannie of Knoxville, Jeffery Parker of Lima, Ohio; grandchildren: Matthew and Travis Riordan, Kelley and Jessi Parker; great granddaughter, Elizabeth Riordan; sisters, Polly Nunley of Arlington, Kentucky, Joan Howard and husband, Bobby of Memphis; many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, October 10, at Concord Presbyterian Church with funeral services to follow at 3:30 p.m. Rev. Kelly Negus will officiate. Private interment will be held Monday in the Union Cemetery .Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel is serving the family of George Parker.