Janeway, Eula Kate Latham Moneymaker, age 86, of Lenoir City, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2006 at Fort Sanders Parkwest Hospital. Kate was a member of the Woodlawn Baptist Church and was a retired nurse. Preceded in death by husbands, Jack Latham, William Henry Moneymaker and J. B. Janeway; parents, William and Eliza Crass; 9 brothers and sisters. Survived by children, Johnnie Moneymaker and husband, Howard E. Lee, Robert Moneymaker, Sr., David Latham and wife, Trisha, Tommy Latham and wife, Linda, Jack Latham and wife, Laura all of Lenoir City; grandchildren, Jimmy Davis, Christina Frazier, Stacy Shook, Scotty Davis, Robert Moneymaker, Jr., Amee Mathis Shelley Purdy, Cindy Wheeler, Tommy Latham, Jr., Camille Will, Bradley Latham, Teresa Pendleton, Angela Thiss, Kim Dalton and Sheena McNabb; 22 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; good friend, Curt Howell. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Woodlawn Baptist Church with Rev. David Latham and Rev. Randy Griffitts officiating. Burial will follow in Lenoir City Cemetery with Rev. Dick DeMerchant officiating. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Eula Kate Latham Moneymaker Janeway.
Jeannette Elizabeth Milnes Cottrell, was born December 10, 1923 in Lackawanna, NY and died Thursday evening, August 3, 2006 at Park West Hospital in Knoxville. Jeannette was a long time member of Concord United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir, was a member of the Susanna Wesley Circle and Special Studies Sunday School Class and served for many years as church librarian. She was an active member of the DAR. Jeannette attended Alfred University in New York and later earned a Masters' degree in Library Science from the University of Tennessee. She taught at Pond Gap Elementary School and was the Bearden High School Librarian for 10 years. She was an active member of the Bearden Retired Teachers' Association. Always devoted to her family, Jeannette served as a Den Mother for Cub Scouts as well as a Senior Girl Scout leader when her children were growing up. More recently, she served as a reader for the blind in Oak Ridge. She was an avid reader and bridge player in several bridge clubs as well as an extensive traveler with her husband Bill, and also in the years after his death. She was preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin Birch Milnes and Mary Jeannette Ashdown Milnes; husband of 44 years, William Barber Cottrell; granddaughters, Jeannette Allison Berg and Kirsten Berg Newman as well as her great grandson, Thomas Goosemann. Jeannette is survived by her five children and spouses: Karen and Ron Daves of Farragut, Susan and Don Hill of Fredericksburg, VA, Dr. William (Bill) and Rebecca Cottrell of Concord, NC, Col. Scott and Peggy Cottrell of Riverview, FL and Steve and Martha Cottrell of Farragut; grandchildren, Chip Daves, Justin Hill and wife Crystal, Jessica Hill, Billy Cottrell, Dustin Cottrell and wife Adrienne, Corey Cottrell, Chris Cottrell and wife Shannon, Candice Roberts and husband Matt, Eamonn, Lee and Parke Cottrell; great grandchildren, Emily Newman, Evan and Austin Hill, Jaden, Caelan and Owen Roberts, Evan, Lacy and Liam Cottrell; brother, Neil Milnes and wife Edith of CA; special niece, Donna Milnes Tice of CA. The family will receive friends from 3 to 4:45 p.m. Sunday at Concord United Methodist Church with a Celebration of Life to follow at 5 p.m. with Rev. Catherine Nance and Rev. Brent Hall officiating. Family and friends will gather at 10 a.m. Monday at Pleasant Forest Cemetery for graveside services. Pall bearers will be sons, Bill, Scott and Steve, sons-in-law, Ron and Don. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Cottrell family.
Florence White Reinbold, 92, of Knoxville, TN, formerly of North Olmsted, OH and St. Louis, MO, passed away early Friday morning, August 4, 2006 in Knoxville. Florence was a member of All Saints Catholic Church in Knoxville and formerly of St. Brendans of North Olmsted, OH. She loved to sing and at one time had her own radio show in St. Louis. Florence was an avid bowler and golfer. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Florence was preceded in death by her parents, Charles White and Leona Jenkins White and four sisters. Survivors: husband of over 70 years, Peter N. Reinbold; children and spouses, Deanna and Ronald Barnum of Knoxville, TN, Marlene Holley of Westlake, OH, Dan and Robin Reinbold of Rocky River, OH; Grandchildren, Lisa Alexander, Laura Tipton, Rebecca Gettelfinger, Ronald Barnum II, Denise Acosta, Clinton J. Holley III, Nicholas Reinbold and Samantha Reinbold; 12 great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with services to follow at 2 p.m. with Father Tony Dickerson officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Ridge Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to Catholic Charities of East Tennessee, 3009 Lake Brook Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37909 will be appreciated. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Reinbold family.
Akins, James Elmer, age 73, of Maryville, passed away Friday, August 4, 2006 at his home. He was of the Baptist faith. Elmer was an farmer and former employee of Craig’s Quarry. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and collector of arrowheads. Preceded in death by parents, Charlie and Lydia Akins; sisters, Hazel Akins, Pauline Selvidge and Inez Breeden; brothers, Bill Akins and Virgil Akins. Survived by his wife of 54 years, Ruby Headrick Akins; daughter, Shirley Webber and husband, Jeff of Maryville; son, James Akins and wife, Denise of Lenoir City; grandchildren: Trish Myers of Greenback, Janie Spivey of N.C., Shirley (Coco) Ladd of N.C., Kelly Harris and Stevie Brown both of Lenoir City; 6 great grandchildren; brothers, Raymond Akins and wife, Alice of Sweetwater, John Akins of Maryville and Charles Akins of Lenoir City; sister, Arizona Selvidge and husband, Earl of Loudon; several nieces and nephews; special friends, Scottie Long and Buddy Maxwell and several other special friends and neighbors. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City. Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. with Rev. John Davis and Rev. Darrell Croft officiating. Family and friends will gather at Click Funeral Home by 10 a.m. Tuesday and proceed to Crossroads Tabernacle Church Cemetery in Greenback for 11 a.m. graveside services. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of James Elmer Akins.
Herron, Fred C., age 80, of West Knoxville, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2006 at his home. Mr. Herron’s family wonderfully rejoices in the fact that he accepted Christ as his Savior in the latter part of his life. Fred was retired after 36 years as a carpenter from ORNL and served in the U. S. Army during World War II. We are blessed with the greatest Husband, father and papaw. He was a longtime fox hunter and an avid gardener. Fred was always willing to help other people. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pleas and Blanch Bright Herron; brothers, John Hubert (Buck) Herron, William Matthew (Bill) Herron, Ernest Jack (E. J.) Herron, Charles Leonard (Charlie) Herron, Earl Alvin Herron, Douglas Edward (Doug) Herron and sister, Nellie Ruth Jessie. Survived by his wife of 51 years, Margie Lee Herron; son, Rick F. Herron and wife, Debra; Lesa C. Azar and husband, Paul; grandchildren, Keith and wife, Lindsey, Kevin and wife, Heather and Jennifer and husband, Dustin; great grandchildren, Christian, Mckenzie, Carter, Chandler, Emma and Carissa; sisters, Sarah Elizabeth (Pat) Herron, Margaret Lucille Blazer and Wilma Jo Pappas; several nieces and nephews; lifelong friend, James Erskin Brooks. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. with Rev. Mark Carr and Bro. Larry Ogle officiating. Family and friends will gather at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Marietta Cemetery for graveside services. Honorary pallbearers will be: Erskin Brooks, Joe Frank Harmon, Dale McFalls, Buster Herron, Roger Herron, Billy Johnson, Robert Gibson and Jimmy McFalls. Click Funeral Home, Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the family of Fred Herron.
Brown, Rebecca Watts, age 61, of the Karns Community, passed away Monday August 7, 2006 at 4 a.m. Preceded in death by husband, Howard Brown; father, Samuel Watts and brother, Alfred Watts. Survived by son, Eric Brown; grandson, Austin Brown; mother, Edna Watts; sisters, Betty Griffin and husband, Raymond; brothers: Carroll Watts and wife, Teresa, Harold Watts and wife, Jo Ann, Ronnie Watts and wife, Toni, Gary Watts and wife, Carla all of Knoxville; many nieces and nephews; special cousin and caregiver, Helen Lambdin. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Click Funeral Home Hardin Valley Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. Tuesday with Rev. David Knight officiating. Family and friends will gather by 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home and proceed to Byrds Chapel Cemetery for graveside services at 11 a.m. with Rev. Buddy Long officiating. Serving as pallbearers: Mike Griffin, Mark Griffin, Dennis Fee, Chris Watts, Dean Watts and Mike Moore. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses. Click Funeral Home Hardin Valley Chapel is serving the family of Rebecca Watts Brown.
Guy Piercy, Jr., age 63, of Farragut, TN, formerly of Atlanta, GA, died Saturday, August 5, 2006 at Baptist Hospital West in Knoxville after a valiant battle with cancer. Guy was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church. He was a graduate of the University of Tennessee Radio and Television Journalism program. Guy was a Vietnam veteran who served with the U.S. Army 525th Military Intelligence Unit stationed in Vietnam during 1968 and 1969. He was a Producer/Director with Georgia Public Television for 20 years. Guy had a deep passion for projects, using both technical skill and his heart in telling the stories so important to him. The audience, in turn, experienced the love and care Guy gave to his work. His television credits include: The Georgia Special Olympics, Lawmakers, Down Home Blues, Foxfire, and Georgia Outdoors. Guy received Emmy awards for outstanding achievement for his work on the magazine program Georgia Digest and the documentary film “On LeConte at 92”. He was a member of the American Motors Owners Association. He was preceded in death by his father, Guy Piercy Sr.; brother, David M. Piercy; step father, William Brogan. Survivors: wife of 25 years, Mary E. (Fran) Piercy; son and daughter-in-law, Christopher D. and Kimberly A. Piercy; 2 grandsons, T. Alexander Piercy (7) and Ethan S. Piercy (4) all of Marietta, GA; mother, Georgia Clabough Piercy of Knoxville; nephew, Colin Piercy; grand niece, Brittany Piercy both of Oak Ridge; beloved pets, Cosmo and Calamity. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. A Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. John Neumann Catholic Church with celebrant Father John Dowling. Interment will follow in the Lake View Cemetery with full military honors conferred by the U. S. Army. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 871 Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Piercy family.
Weaver, Dennis M., age 58, of Palm Harbor, FL formerly of Lenoir City, passed away Monday, July 31, 2006 in Florida. He was retired from Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C. Preceded in death by his mother, Essie Mae Weaver. Survived by father, Robert Weaver of Lenoir City; brother, Anthony Weaver of Virginia; special friend, David Moran; aunt and uncle, Avery and Violet Weaver; aunts, Mae Weaver, Shirley Weaver and Amanda Shaw; uncle, Fred Shaw; several cousins. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Friday, August 11th in the Lakeview Cemetery for graveside services with Rev. Rick Harrell officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the charity of your choice. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Dennis M. Weaver.
Glenn Alfred Bowden, age 77, of Knoxville, formerly of Kingston and Oak Ridge, passed away Monday evening, August 7, 2006 at Park West Hospital after a courageous battle with Lymphoma. Glenn was born in Holden, WVA on October 21, 1928. He was of the Christian faith. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Glenn was a veteran of World War II serving with the U S Navy. He retired from Martin Marietta Energy Systems Inc. in 1985 after 38 years of service with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory and HFIR facililty. Glenn was an avid golfer, and enjoyed gardening and genealogy. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Louise Bowden; parents, Herbert Leaman Bowden Sr. and Helen Hall Bowden; sisters, Delores Bowden, Bonnie Sue Bowden and Juanita Mildred Bowden Walker; brothers, Herbert Leaman Bowden Jr. and James Lionel Bowden. Survivors: wife of 32 years, Billie Bowden; sons and daughters-in-law, Glenn Keith and Nancy Bowden of Oak Ridge, Daryl Alan and Lorelei Bowden of Riverview, FL; step daughters, Terri Sawyer of Knoxville, Lee Ann Reynolds and husband Bill of Oak Ridge; 7 grandchildren, Julie Ellis and husband, Mark, Zachariah Bowden, Samantha Louise Bowden, Dylan Mary Bowden, Nicholas Bowden, Nicole Bradford and Forrest Sawyer; 3 great grandchildren, Megan, Jonathan and Breana; brother, Morris Layne Bowden of Chandler, AZ; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Thursday at Oak Ridge Memorial Park for graveside services with full military honors conferred by the U.S. Navy and U. S. Army. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 871 North Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Bowden family.
Pearl E. Pellom Morrison, age 88, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, August 9, 2006, at her home. Pearl was a longtime resident of Lenoir City and had recently resided in Knoxville. She was a member of Marbledale Baptist Church for many years. Pearl was a retired certified nursing assistant. She was preceded in death by her husbands, James Marion Crass and John R. (Bud) Morrison; son, Bobby Crass; parents, Rev. Andrew and Amanda Pellom; brothers: Carl, John, Joe, and Oscar Pellom and sisters: Alice Burnette, Myrtle Pruitt, Nora Stevens, Ruth Williams and Ruby Brown. Pearl is survived by her daughter, Joyce Huguenin and husband, Bob of Knoxville; son, Jack Crass and wife, Betty of Lenoir City; grandchildren: Sid Stafford and wife, Hazel of Lenoir City, Karen Poland and husband, Bob of Knoxville, Kenny Palmer and wife, Rhonda of Loudon, Jack Crass Jr. and wife, Pam of Loudon, Scott Crass and wife, Kristan of Lenoir City, Cindy Morgan of Lenoir City; 13 great grandchildren; brother, Harvey Pellom and wife, Eva of Lenoir City, several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:45 p.m. Friday followed by funeral services at 8 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Latham officiating. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home by 1:30 p.m. Saturday and proceed to Loudon County Memorial Gardens for 2 p.m. graveside services and interment. Pallbearers: Sid Stafford, Kenny Palmer, Buth Pellom, Bob Huguenin, Bob Poland and Jack Crass, Jr. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City is serving the family of Pearl Pellom Morrison.
Wilson, Gayle Jeannine, age 62, of New Market, formerly of Lenoir City, passed away Thursday, August 10, 2006 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was of the Church of Christ faith. Preceded in death by parents, William Wayne and Mary Ruth Proaps. She is survived by her husband of 13 years, John J. Wilson of New Market; children, Karla Gayle Morrisand husband, Tommy of Nashville, Michael Shayne Dockery and wife, Bridgette of Kodak, Rebecca Ruth Paduano of Dallas, TX, George Wayne Dockery and wife, Tara of FL, Chase Anthony Wilson, Shanika Lajuan Wilson, Sherry Gayle Wilson and Jasmine Diamond Wilson; 13 grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Kent Bailey officiating. Burial will follow in the Lenoir City Cemetery. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Gayle Wilson.
Davis, George Henry, age 59, of Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, August 8, 2006. He graduated from Lenoir City High School and attended East TN State University. George served two tours of duty in Vietnam as a Sergeant in the Army Signal Core. He was employed by Henderson Mine & Mill as an electrician. He loved spending time in the outdoors snowmobiling, fishing, and hunting with family and friends. Additionally he enjoyed restoring cars with his children, traveling across the country with his wife, and spending generous amounts of time with special friends. George was preceded in death by his father, James Paul Davis, and his wife, Janet Elaine Davis. He is survived by sons, Jeremy Davis of Battleground, Washington (wife, Cathy and children, Nathaniel and Nicholas) and Marcus Davis of Milliken, Colorado (wife, Connie and children, Caitlin and Dakota); mother, Lucille Davis of Lenoir City; sister, Paulette McGill of Lenoir City (husband, David and children, Melanie Moser and Bradley McGill). While George will be missed by all, the celebration of his life goes on in the thoughts and hearts of those he touched. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, August 13, 2006 at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. with Rev. Larry Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in the Loudon Co. Memorial Gardens 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 George Henry Davis.
Velma Jewell Warren, age 84, of Knoxville, formerly of Lexington, Oklahoma, passed away Wednesday evening, August 9, 2006 at Colonial Hills Nursing Center. Ms. Warren was born in Lindsey, OK and spent most of her life there. Velma pursued her passion of being a nurse and helping people for over 40 years before retiring. She moved to Knoxville in 1986 where she has resided until her passing. She was preceded in death by: her parents, James B. Smith and Bertha Yarbrough Smith; brothers, Ralph J. Smith and Kilburn E. Smith. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sharyn and Roy Lessly of Knoxville; son, Dr. L. W. Warren Jr. of Lexington, OK; grandchildren, James Lessly, Jennifer Miller and husband, Steve, Elizabeth Warren and husband Zach Douglas, Matt Warren and Ashley Warren; great granddaughter, Danielle Miller. The family would like to offer a special thanks to the staff of Zion's Home for the Aged and the Colonial Hills Nursing Center, for the special care of their mother. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to the Alzheimers Association, Eastern Tennessee Chapter, 2200 Sutherland Avenue, Suite H-102, Knoxville, TN 37919. Click Funeral Home Hardin Valley Chapel is serving the Warren family.
Banister, Tobianne S., age 72, of the Tellico Village Community, Loudon, TN passed away Thursday, August 10, 2006, at her home. She was a 1951 graduate of Central High School in Omaha, Nebraska. A graduate of Grinnell College in Grinnell, IA in 1955 with a BA and Ohio State University College of Education in Columbus, Ohio in 1978 with a MA. Tobianne’s career included: working in banking in Chicago, IL, Editorial Meridith Publishing Company in Des Moines, IA, bank factoring agent in Boston, MA, middle school English teacher in Mountain Home, Idaho, middle school English and Social Studies teacher in Willoughby, OH, Title 1 teacher in Worthington, OH, elementary teacher in Worthington, OH and elementary teacher in Orlando, FL. She married her husband, Robert D. Banister on September 22, 1956. Preceded in death by parents, Donavon and Virginia Southern. Survived by her husband; children, Jennifer Ann and Douglas Kirk; grandchildren, Bryden, Hunter, Sagen and Ashten. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 15th at Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. A reception will follow at 1907 Cherokee Drive, Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the U. T. Hospice. Contributions to this fund may be made payable to: University of Tennessee Home Health and Hospice Gift Fund and mailed to: Att: Barbara Sears,UT Home Health and Hospice,2200 Sutherland Avenue, Suite 102,Knoxville, TN 37919. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike, is serving the family Of Tobianne Banister.
Thelma Kerr "Thel" Rynes, age 80, of Knoxville entered into eternal life peacefully Friday, August 11, 2006. Thel was born in Perth, Western Australia, where she resided until she was 21 years old. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was active throughout her life in community service, enriching the lives of others. Thel enjoyed writing poetry, composing music, cooking and playing the piano. Thel gave credit for her educational foundation to the Sisters of Mercy and she spoke often with love and affection for all they did in her life. She was able to reach out to others touching many lives. Those closest to her will miss her dearly. She was a witness to God our Father and His most precious Son Jesus Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents Archibald Kerr and Amy Buckley Kerr Sampson. She is survived by her beloved husband of 60 years, Kenneth Rynes; children and spouses, Janice and Gregory Robbins of WI, John and Patricia Rynes of NV, Jeffrey Rynes of WI, Jocelyn and Mark Brodd of Farragut; grandchildren: Sarah Rynes Brekke, Catherine (Andrew) Judd, Gweneth Robbins, Meagan (Britton) Hoffman, Anthony Rynes, Sean Rynes, Ryan, Matthew and Jillian Brodd; great-grandchildren: Haakon, Connor and Rylee; her brothers James and George (Verna) Kerr; her sister Vene (Jim) Fitzgerald of Perth, Western Australia; brother-in-law, Dennis (Shirley) Rynes; sister-in-law, Dorothy Rynes all of WI. The family would like to express thanks to the wonderful care provided by Dr. Yi Feng, nurse, Mary Beth, Covenant Hospice nurses, Ann Mountain, Debbie Speelman and Tammy Wilson. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, August 16 followed by a Service at 7 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. A Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday August 17 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Farragut with Father John Dowling celebrant. Interment will be in the Lake View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. John Neumann Church Bldg. Fund, 225 Jamestown Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37934 or Covenant Hospice, 3001 Lake Brook Blvd. #202, Knoxville, TN 37909. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Rynes family.
Stephen Douglas Moore, age 55, of Philadelphia, formerly of Elizabethtown, KY passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2006. He was preceded in death by father, Orville Moore and uncle, Charles Brandenburg. Survived by wife, Peggy J. Moore; mother, Dorothy Clark and husband, Ronald of Elizabethtown, KY; sisters, Jo Sherman and fiancee, Jay Delia of New Jersey, Carol Douglas and husband, Mike of St. Petersburg, FL; several aunts, uncles and cousins; special friends, Frank, Rita and Ted McAlister of Philadelphia. Private services will be held. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Stephen Douglas Moore.
Hazel Elizabeth Davis Lovelace, of Farragut, left this earth of pain on Monday, August 14, 2006. In her last years she resided at Farragut Health Care/Summit View of Farragut. She was a member of First Baptist Concord. In her early years, she worked at Oak Ridge, TN. Preceded in death by her loving husband of 45 years, R. C. Lovelace; parents, Noah and Stella Davis; brothers, Cleo, Everette, Roscoe, Jay and Ed Davis. Survived by her son, Shannon Roy Lovelace and wife, Marsha; daughters, Geraldine Johnston and husband, Clyde, Doris Lovelace Paul and husband, Denny; grandchildren, Dale Murr, Denny Paul III, Scott Lovelace, Tyler Lovelace, Kim Boggs, Jessica Elana McDonald; great grandchildren, Logan, Jessica Murr, Rachel and Dana Boggs, Delany and Dawson McDonald; loving sister, Wilma Hamilton; special relatives, Virginia Hart, Ralph and Barbara Lovelace, Ernestine Smith, Agnes Johnson; special friend, Mrs. Clara Logan; several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank all the caring staff at Farragut Health Care for their concern during her stay. They would also like to thank the staff and congregation of Central United Methodist Church of Lenoir City for their prayers and visits. A special thanks to Clara Logan and family for their care and companionship these past months. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City. Family and friends will gather at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery for graveside services. Rev. Ron Fisher and Betsy Switzer will officiate. Grandchildren and family will serve as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be sent to: Central United Methodist Church, 301 Hickory Creek Road, Lenoir City, TN 37772 or the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery Fund. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is serving the family of Hazel Elizabeth Lovelace.
Valerie Elaine Nichols Owen Kupfer, age 47, of Knoxville, passed away Sunday afternoon, August 13, 2006 at her home. Elaine was a member of Center View Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her mother, Zelma Myers Nichols. Survivors: companion, Ernest "Spanky" Reno and his children, Nicole, Bill, Bobbie and Anthony Reno; sons, Jeremy and Shawn Owen; grandson, Joshua Owen; father, R. B. Nichols and wife Linda of Lenoir City; sister, Connie Williams of Harriman; foster parents, Ed and June Cagley of Knoxville; foster sister, Janis Faye Justice and husband Bob of Knoxville; nephews, Steven and Justin Davis; nieces, Tina Branam and Hope Justice; several other family members. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with funeral services to follow at 7 p.m. with Chaplain Ron Russell officiating. Family and friends will gather at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Marietta Cemetery for graveside services. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the family of Elaine Kupfer.