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From The LaFollette Press 19 Aug 1999

MARCUS CAPPS, 61, of LaFollette, died Thursday, August 12, at East Tennessee Baptist Hospital in Knoxville. He was a Campbell County school teacher for 39 years and taught at West LaFollette Elementary. He was a member Jellico Lodge #527 F&AM, LaFollette Charter #212 Royal Arch Masons, and former member of Kentucky Army National Guard. He was preceded in death by parents, Whyte and Bertha Capps. Survivors include wife, Patsy Smith Capps. Funeral services were held Friday, August 13 at Cross Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie Freeman and Rev. Mike Smith officiating. Interment followed Saturday, August 14 in Wells Springs Cemetery.

KATHERINE MCCULLY CLOTFELTER, 75, of LaFollette, died Monday, August 16 at LaFollette Medical Center. She was preceded in death by parents, Harrison and Belle McCulley. Survivors include husband, John Clotfelter. Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 18 at the House of Prayer and Praise Church with Rev. Charles Lovely officiating. Interment followed in Walters Cemetery. Cross Funeral Home in charge of arrangments.

ARLIE C. HATFIELD, 68, of Huntsville, died Wednesday, August 11 at Scott County Hospital in Oneida. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church where he served as custodian for over 45 years. He was preceded in death by parents, Willie and Ardila Lawson Hatfield. Survivors include wife Phyllis Hatfield. Funeral services were held Saturday, August 14 at Antioch Baptist Church with Rev. Asbury Byrd and Rev. Carlie Duncan officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangments.

DONALD E. HEATH, 60, of Siler, Kentucky, died Monday, July 26 at his home. Graveside services were held Thursday, July 29 at Clairfield Cemetery with Rev. Darrell Bewley officiating. Cox and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangments.

GRACIE EVELYN HAUN MCNEW, 89, of Cumberland Gap, died August 9 at Middlesboro Appalachian Hospital. She was preceded in death by husband, Horace McNew. Funeral services were held Thursday, August 12 at Coffey Funeral Home in Harrogate with Rev. Ken Cole and Rev. Don Bannister officiating. Interment followed in McNew Cemetery.

DORA H. MILLER, 58, of LaFollette, died August 10 at LaFollette Medical Center. She was preceded in death by parents, Joe and Donnie Norman. Survivors include husband, James C. Miller of LaFollette. Funeral services were held Thursday, August 12 at Midway Baptist Church with Rev. Leonard Dabney officiating. Interment followed Friday, August 13 at Campbell Memorial Gardens. Cross Funeral Home in charge of arrangments.

JAMES E. REICHEL, 58, of LaFollette, died Sunday, August 15, at LaFollette Medical Center. He is survived by wife, Allison J. Reichel. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Roach Mortuary.


From The LaFollette Press 19 Aug 1999.

Marcus Capps, 61, of LaFollette, died Thursday, August 12, at East Tennessee Baptist Hospital in Knoxville. He was a Campbell County school teacher for 39 years and taught at West LaFollette Elementary. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Jellico Lodge #527 F&AM, LaFollette Charter #212 Royal Arch Masons, and former member of Kentucky Army National Guard. He was preceded in death by parents, Whyte and Bertha Capps. Survivors include wife, Patsy Smith Capps; son, Carl Wayne Capps of LaFollette; daughter, Carla Jo Jones of LaFollette; brothers, Virgle Capps, Ivan Capps, and Glen Capps of Williamsburg, Kentucky, and James Capps and Roy Capps of Belton, Texas; sister, Mary Wolfe of Jonesville, Virginia; and two grandchildren. Funeral services were held Friday, August 13 at Cross Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie Freeman and Rev. Mike Smith officiating. Interment followed Saturday, August 14 in Wells Springs Cemetery.


The first two obits were taken from the online edition of the Centre Daily Times and also appeared in the Huntingdon Daily News.

Glenn R. "Dick" White, 70, of State College died Wednesday, Aug. 18,1999, at home. Born Oct. 6, 1928, in Salona, he was a son of the late Ada I. White. On April 16, 1992, he married Hazel E. Hammond Campbell, who survives at home. He was a 1948 graduate of Lamar Township Consolidated Schools. He worked at the Hampton Inn in State College, retiring in 1993. He attended State College Ass-embly of God. He especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching sports on television. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Carol L. Sayers of Loganton and Glenda I. Newfeld of Centre Hall; a son, Daniel P. of Loganton; a stepdaughter, Lisa L. Lesher of Pennsylvania Furnace; a stepson, Greg Campbell of Camp Hill; a brother, Fred G. of Rote; five grandchildren; and six stepgrandchildren. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Eloise B. Kyper Funeral Home Inc., 1034 Benner Pike, State College. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Harry Brotzman officiating. Burial will be in Mooresville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Glenn R. White Memorial Fund, in care of Omega Bank, North Atherton Place Office, Wal-Mart Plaza, State College, Pa. 16803.

Nevin E. Decker, 78, of Lock Haven died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1999, at Lock Haven Hospital. Born Sept. 18, 1920, in Craig Township, Spring Mills, he was a son of the late John H. and Rosetta Long Decker. On March 31, 1947, in McAlevys Fort, he married Eva Pauline Lightner, who survives at home. A Navy veteran, he served during World War II from 1944 to 1946 in the Pacific Theatre. For 11 years he worked in maintenance at Huntingdon Country Club and before that he worked at the Greenwood Furnace Nursery. He was a Protestant. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Katherine Tucker of Shelbina, Mo.; two sisters, Katherine Wells of Lewistown and Grace Shawley of Swissdale; a brother, Albert of Spring Mills; two granddaughters; and three great-granddaughters. Visitation will be after 7 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Robert E. Peters Funeral Home, 1106 Mifflin St., Hunting-don. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. William Kauffman officiating. Burial will be in Mooresville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 501 Howard Ave., Building D, Suite 101, Altoona,Pa. 16601.


Name: Pastor Donald F. DONAHUE; Former Pastor of Church of God, Greencastle Age: 70 Address: Greencastle Date of birth: 6/13/1929 Location born: Huntingdon Date of death: 8/17/1999 Father: Riley DONAHUE Mother: Mary Tressa (WOOD) DONAHUE Spouse: Marjorie A. (BOYER) DONAHUE Surviving children: Crystal L., Donald F. and Whitney D. DONAHUE; 5 grandchildren Surviving siblings: Delores CORBIN, Cleo O'NEAL, James W. and Jack L. DONAHUE Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Mary CHILCOTE, Ellen PARK, Blanche DAVIS, Riley DONAHUE Interment: Broad Top Cemetery

Name: James Glenn WOOLLEY Jr.; Retired from SCI-Huntingdon Age: 66 Address: Smithfield, Huntingdon Date of birth: 6/19/1933 Location born: Parker Date of death: 8/17/1999 Father: James Glenn WOOLLEY Sr. Mother: Lillian Alma (SLAUGHENHOPP) WOOLLEY Spouse: Helen (POULOS) WOOLLEY Surviving children: Neil T., Mark A. and Barbara WOOLLEY, Elizabeth E. CELLINI; 2 grandchildren Surviving siblings: Eunice Marie AARON Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment:

Name: Charles D. "Chick" FREE; US Navy Veteran Age: 81 Address: William Penn Nursing Center, Lewistown; formerly of Mapleton Date of birth: 4/27/1918 Location born: Mapleton Date of death: 8/19/1999 Father: Harry FREE Mother: Edna (SMITH) FREE Spouse: Ruthe E. (DEARING) FREE, deceased 11/10/1984 Surviving children: Cynthia MONTGOMERY, Michael D. and Andrew D. FREE; 8 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren Surviving siblings: Jane SMITH Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Royer, John and Paul SMITH, Helen LOGAN, Catherine MAXTON Interment: Bowman's Chapel Cemetery, Mapleton RD#1

Name: Frances V. HEATON; Alexandria native Age: 59 Address: Southington, Ohio Date of birth: 9/9/1939 Location born: Alexandria Date of death: 8/15/1999 Father: Jesse MUSSELMAN Sr. Mother: Ruth (GARDNER) MUSSELMAN Spouse: Daniel M. HEATON Surviving children: Jeff CRESSWELL, Cathy BUTLER-CARDENAS, Diane WOOMER, Joyce AYERS; step-daughters Jennifer ESTEP, Stephanie HEATON, Lindsey McCLELLAN; step-son Daniel M. HEATON II; 10 grandchildren Surviving siblings: Donald MUSSELMAN Deceased children: George MUSSER Jr. Deceased siblings: Jesse MUSSELMAN Jr., infant sister Pearl MUSSELMAN Interment:

Name: Doyle M. WATKINS; Longtime resident of Cassville Age: 73 Address: Menno Haven Village, Chambersburg; formerly Cassville Date of birth: 10/12/1925 Location born: Cass twp. Date of death: 8/18/1999 Father: Alfred H. WATKINS Mother: Cleo A. (TAYLOR) WATKINS Spouse: Dolores M. (PETERSON) WATKINS Surviving children: Dennis R. and Daryl M. WATKINS, Denise A. CHAPMAN; 6 grandchildren Surviving siblings: Ivalu PETERSON Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Alfred H. WATKINS Interment: Cassville Cemetery


Appeared in the Independent Appeal Newspaper Wed., Aug. 4, 1999

SUSAN STRAWN THOMPSON, 45, died on Thurs., July 29, 1999, of an automobile accident. She was a U.P.C. Clerk at Wal-Mart in Selmer for sixteen years and a member of First Baptist Church in Selmer. Services took place at 1 p.m. on Sun., Aug. 1, at Shackelford Chapel in Selmer. Burial was held at Ledbetter Cemetery in Adamsville. officiating the services were Minister Max Walker. Pallbearers were Phillip Plunk, James Craig, Chad Moore, Bradley Gray, Casey Forsythe, Craig Exum, Allen Moore, and Justin Durance. Mrs. Thompson is survived by her husband, Ricky Thompson, her parents, Billy and Kenestine Wood Strawn of Michie, one daughter, Heather Payne of Adamsville, two sons, Joshua and Casey Thompson, both of Selmer, one sister, Lisa Lipford of Michie, one brother, Dickey Strawn of Adamsville, and one granddaughter, Kaley Payne.

DAVID LEE PATRICK, 45, died on Mon., July 26, 1999, at Methodist Healthcare McNairy County of self-inflicted gunshot. He was a construction worker for Tyrone Hydraulics for ten years. He enjoyed his friends and neighbors in the community, and was a life long resident of McNairy County and attended McNairy Central High School. Services took place at 1 p.m. on Thurs., July 29, at Shackelford Chapel in Selmer. Burial was held at New Hope Cemetery in Michie. Officiating the services was Minister Maurice Pinkston. Pallbearers were Dale Dickson, Dan Ingram, James Opal Gray, O'Neal Moore, Billy Ray Rickman, and Larry Bell. Honorary pallbearers were Ben Mullins, Johnny Dickson, John McAfee, and James Phillips. Mr. Patrick was preced in death by his father, Hershel Patrick. He is survived by his mother, Juantia Mullins Johnson of Guys, one son, Blake Patrick of Guys, and one brother Dale Patrick of Tupelo, Miss.

JIM N. McAFEE, 67, died on Sat., July 31, 1999, at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth, Miss., of a stroke. He was the Minister of the Michie Church of God of Prophecy for seventeen years and has pastored churches in Collinwood, Union City, Savannah, Adamsville, and Jackson. Services took place at 3 p.m. on Mon., Aug. 2, at Michie church of God of Prophecy Church. Burial was held at the Church Cemetery. Officiating the services were Ministers Roy Bennett, Willie Axley, and Wayne Hall. Mr. McAfee was preceded in death by his parents, Egbert and Rose Woods McAfee, and two brothers, Guy McAfee and Troy McAfee. He is survived by his wife, Elois Jeanette McAfee of Michie, two daughters, Peggy Elois (Mrs. Glen) Shaw of Michie and Loretta Sue (Mrs. Tommy) Brumley of Iuka, Miss., one son, Nathaniel O'Neal (wife Vicki) McAfee of Michie, four sisters, Lillian Lambert, Zelma Morgan, and Maude Edwards all of Michie and Ruth Feazell of Corinth, Miss., two brothers, John McAfee of Ramer and Jamie McAfee of Michie, and nine grandchildren.

JOE DOUGLAS RICKMAN, 71, died on Sat., July 31, 1999, at Hardin County Hospital in Savannah of an auto accident. he was retired truck driver, a Methodist, and a WWII Veteran. Services took place at 11 a.m. on Mon., Aug. 2, at Shackelford Chapel in Selmer. Burial was held at Pebble Hill Cemetery near Michie. Pallbearers Bobby Brown, Ed Morgan, Ronnie Ray, and Paul Moore. Mr. Rickman was preceded in death by his wife, Georgia Sweat Rickman and his parents, Sam B. and Lillie Robbins Rickman. He is survived by one daughter, Robbie Wilbanks of Michie, one son, Steve Rickman of Counce, one sister, Cella M. Rickman of Michie, and two grandchildren.

MARGIE MARIE McCORMICK, 49, died on Friday, July 30, 1999, at her residence of cancer. She was a garment worker and attended Adamsville Freewill Baptist Church. Services took place at 3:30 p.m. on Sun., Aug. 1, at Shackelford Chapel in Selmer. Burial was held at Liberty Cemetery near Bethel Springs. Officiating the services were Ministers Bro. Greg Eaton and Bro. Aaron Moss. Mrs. McCormick was preceded in death by her parents, Wendell L. and Mary Jo Plunk Cartwright, one sister, Marsha Pearson, and one son, Bradley Austin Miller. She is survived by her husband, Leon McCormick of Adamsville, one son, Brent Miller of Selmer, two step-sons, Kevin McCormick of Adamsville and Chris Martin of Tupelo, Miss., her grandmother, Maggie Plunk of Memphis, and three step-grandchildren.

MARIE FINGER HAIR, 92, died on Tues., July 27, 1999, at St. Johns Hospital in Springfield, Mo., of heart failure. She was a factory worker and a member of First Baptist church in Adamsville. Caregivers for Mrs. Hair during her illness were Mr. and Mrs. Richard Strahley and Mrs. Laverne Cantrell. Services took place at 1 p.m. on Fri., July 30, at Shackelford Chapel in Adamsville. Burial was held at Adamsville Cemetery in Adamsville. Officiating the services was Minister Frank Kemper. Pallbearers were Bobby Vandiver, Richie Brewer, Chris Jones, Brian Jones, and Jeff Browder. Mrs. Hair was preceded in death by her husband. Troy Hair and one daughter, Bobbie Ruth Hassell. She is survived by two daughters, Jo Ann Harrison of Springfield, Mo., and Patsy Hunt of Muscle Shoals, Ala., one son, Sam H. Hair of Adamsville, two sisters Lillie Mae Mills and Jodie Browder both of Adamsville, four grandchildren, give gr-grandchildren and one gr-gr-grandchild.


DEATH OF A CHILD HUMBARD

The two month old child of Sam Humberd, who lives about seven miles below town, died Wednesday. Interment was made at the city cemetery on Thursday. (Journal & Banner Cleveland, TN June 25, 1909)

ALFRED RODGERS Alfred Rodgers, a former resident of Bradley Co. died Monday in Chattanooga. His remains were shipped to this place Tueaday and interment was made at his old home near Blue Springs. (Jornal & Banner Cleveland , TN June 25, 1909)

MRS. NERVE GADD

Mrs. Nerve Gadd died at the home of her sister, Mrs. Griffith, today. (Journal & Banner Cleveland, TN June 25, 1909)

MISS. BELLE HICKEY Miss Belle Hickey, youngest daughter of Thomas Hickey died yesterday with heart trouble. (Journal & Banner Cleveland , TN June 25, 1909)

Mrs. Myrah Christian

Mrs. Myrah Christian died at her home 3 miles north of Benton on the 21st, after several weeks of suffering, and was interred at the Benton cemetery on the 22nd. Rev. D. N. Crumley conducted the funeral at grave which was well attended. The deceased is survived by her husband, Uncle Dick Christian; two daughters and four sons who have the sympathy of the community in their sorrow. -----Polk County News Gazette. (Journal & Banner Cleveland, TN June 29, 1909)


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 21 Aug 1999

BOGGS, ADELAIDE "ADDIE" (WILLOUGHBY) - age 99, of Vevay, Indiana, formerly of LaFollette, passed away Wednesday, August 18, 1999, at Swiss Villa Living Center, Vevay, IN. She was a 45 year member of Bonita Springs United Methodist Church, Bonita Springs, Florida. She was a 1917 graduate of LaFollette High School and attended the University of Tennessee. Mrs. Boggs was a homemaker most of her life. She resided in Bonita Springs, Florida for 40 years, was raised in LaFollette, Tennessee and resided in Vevay since April 1996. She enjoyed quilting, and quilted over one hundred hand-crafted quilts. She also enjoyed gardening and visiting people. She was lovingly cared for by her daughter and son-in-law, Lillian and Monroe Drew for the past seven years. Preceded in death by parents, Robert Sherman and Tennessee (Gross) Willoughby; 1st husband, James Marion Davis, Jr; 1939; 2nd husband, James Preston Boggs, M.D. died 1962; 5 brothers; Carl, Ernest, Harry, Roy, and Taft Willoughby; 5 sisters, Zornh Willoughby, Bonnie Lindsey,Lulu Lindsey, Irene Willoughby, and Velma Johnson; 1 son-in-law, Dr. Tim Juett. Survivors: 2 daughters, Lillian I. Drew and husband, Monroe of Vevay, Indiana, Lucille Juett of Ashland, KY; 4 grandchildren, Robert Monroe Drew, Rebecca Miller, Judith Doyle, and Kent Juett; 4 great-grandchildren, Brian and Michael Doyle, Matthew and John Miller; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends 1-2 p.m. Sunday, August 22, at Cross Funeral Home with graveside services to follow at Willoughby Cemetery, Jacksboro, Mr. Monroe Drew officiating. Cross Funeral Home in charge.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 21 Aug 1999

CARR, MR. EARL C. - age 86 of Speedwell, passed away Thursday, August 19, 1999 at LaFollette Medical Center. He was a member of the Fincastle United Methodist Church, operated a grocery store for many years, former owner of Indian River Boat Dock, school bus operator for over 40 years, and a lifetime farmer. Survivors: wife of 63 years, Mrs. Grace Carr, Speedwell; son and daughter-in-law, Gene and Joyce Carr, Knoxville; daughter and son-in-law, Lois and Jack McMahon, Sevierville; grandson and wife, Aaron Gene and Deena Carr, Ft. Lewis, Washington; granddaughters, Jackie McMahon Underwood and her husband Randy of Sevierville, Christy Carr Knope and her husband Jason of Atlanta, Georgia, Lori McMahon Moore and her husband Bill, Sevierville; great-grandchildren, Sarah and Weston Underwood, Sevierville, Donald Carpenter and Makenzie Carr, Ft. Lewis, Washington, Jackson Carr Knope of Atlanta, Georgia; brother and sister-in-law, Tansy and Jeanette Carr, LaFollette; several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services Sunday, 3 p.m. at Fincastle United Methodist Church with Dr. David A. Lord officiating. Interment Fincastle Cemetery. Pallbearers: Aaron Carr, Jason Knope, Randy Underwood, Bill Moore, Phillip Carr, David Carr, Frank Moneyhun, Luke Kirklin, David Linkous. Family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday before services at Fincastle United Methodist Church. Family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be sent to the Fincastle United Methodist Church Building Fund, 629 Old Middlesboro Highway, LaFollette, Tennessee, 37766. Walters Funeral Home, LaFollette, in charge of arrangements.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 22 Aug 1999

ELZA, PAUL MARTIN - 84, of Oak Ridge, died Friday, August 20, 1999, at the NHC Health Care Center. Mr. Elza was born October 2, 1914, in Knoxville, to parents, Jess H. and Beulah Francis Elza. Mr. Elza was employed with TVA before coming to Oak Ridge in 1943 to work for Tennessee Eastman. He also worked at the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration in China before going to work at Oak Ridge Associated Universities in 1949. During this time, he also served with the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna, Austria. Mr. Elza retired in 1976 as deputy director at Oak Ridge Associated Universities. He is survived by wife of 62 years, Novella Morgan Hammer Elza of Oak Ridge; son, Michael M. Elza and wife, Rita of Atlanta, Ga.; daughters, Judith E. Crosland and husband, John of Charlotte, N.C., Paula "Gheenie" Harris and husband, Michael of Oak Ridge; six grandchildren, William E. "Rocky" McClamroch and wife, Annemarie of Knoxville, Michael T. McClamroch and wife, Kim W. of Knoxville, Susannah J. Harris of Washington, D.C., Amanda M. Harris of Chapel Hill, N.C., Michael John Elza and wife, Cindy of Tampa, Fla., Christina M. Elza of Tampa, Fla.; three great-grandchildren, Megan McClamroch, Will McClamroch and John McClamroch, all of Knoxville; nieces, Jane Elza, Wilma Cadice and Lupe Ross; nephews, Eric Elza and Bill Elza; special friend and helpers, Sheila Goodrich, Joy Davis, Serena Neland and Bob Mull. Family graveside service will be held Tuesday, August 24, 1999, at 10 a.m. at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the John Tarleton Home, c/o Melody Jester, 2455 Sutherland Ave., Knoxville, TN 37919 or to the Alzheimer's Association, 600 Henley St., Suite 50, Knoxville, TN 37902. The family will receive friends on Monday, August 23, 1999, from 7-9 p.m. at Weatherford Mortuary, Oak Ridge.

LOBERTINI, MRS. KATHERINE - age 83, of LaFollette, passed away Friday, August 20, 1999, at LaFollette Nursing Home. Member of the East LaFollette Baptist Church, former member of the Eastern Star. Retired from Imperial Reading Corporation. Preceded in death by her parents, Jack Sims and Ada Walker Sims Wilson; brothers, Leman Sims and H.M. "Bud" Wilson; and sister, Wilda Sims. Survivors: husband of 59 years, Lawrence Lobertini, LaFollette; children, Jack Lobertini, Gail Williams, Carol Russell, all of LaFollette, Linda Hubbard, Sevierville; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Hazel Patterson, LaFollette; several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Funeral service Sunday 8 p.m. at East LaFollette Baptist Church with Rev. Ralph Cordell and Rev. William Swafford officiating. Interment Monday 11 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Sunday before services at East LaFollette Baptist Church. Walters Funeral Home, LaFollette, in charge of arrangements.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 23 Aug 1999

McLEMORE, CLYDE PHILLIP - age 83, resident of Hillcrest Nursing Home West, formerly of Claxton, was called home to heaven, Sunday, August 22, 1999. He was a member of the Edgemont Baptist Church and the 39ers and Oasis Sunday School Classes. Retired from Union Carbide after 27 years of service. Preceded in death in 1944 by his first wife, Lillian Hodges McLemore and his second wife of 51 years in 1997, Ollie Mae Herrell McLemore. Survived by: daughters and sons-in-law, Diane and Fred Mundt of Zionsville, Indiana, Janice and Larry Willis of Knoxville, Tennessee; grandchildren and their spouses, Beth and Terry Schweigel, Marie and Tony Cancilla, Angela and Robert Troncin, Katherine and Tim Gerber, Doug and Tina Mundt, Jennifer and Mike England, Michael and Katrina Mundt, Lisa and Rob Thompson, David Mundt and fiancee Elaine Haverstick, Jonathan Willis and fiancee Erin Honaker, Peggy Mundt, and Danny Mundt; great-grandchildren, Christopher and Jessica Schweigel, Brandon, Alexa, Goisi, and Guiliano Cancilla, Nikki Thompson, Martin England, Dylan Troncin, Alax Mundt Haverstick, Christian Gerber, Kolby Mundt; adopted great-grandchildren, Tyler Ludlow, Adam and Alan Haverstick; brothers and spouses, Robert and Imogene McLemore, Grover C. and Christine McLemore. Preceded in death by brothers, Foye, Ralph, and Harmon McLemore. Survived by sisters-in-law, Roxie Phillips, Margaret, Mary and Gladys Herrell. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. Family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at McCarty-Weaver Chapel and proceed to Woodlawn Cemetery for graveside services at 11 a.m. with Mike Petty officiating. McCarty-Weaver is in charge of arrangements.

From The LaFollette Press 26 Aug 1999

DARLA JEAN ANDERSON, of Jacksboro, died Sunday, August 15 at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. She was valedictorian of her Campbell County High School class of 1996. She was preceded by grandparents, Millard and Nell Ayers and Jim and Sally Anderson. She is survived by her parents, J.W. and Norma Ayers Anderson of Jacksboro. Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 18 at Martin's Chapel with Rev. James Bolton officiating. Interment followed in Woodlawn Cemetary.

ADELAIDE "Addie" (WILLOUGHBY BOGGS, 99, of Vevay, Indiana, formerly of LaFollette, died Wednesday, August 18 at Swiss Villa Living Center, Vevay. She was preceded in death by parents, Robert Sherman and Tennessee (Gross) Willoughby; first husband, James Marion Davis, Jr., second husband, James Preston Boggs, M.D. Graveside services were Sunday in Willoughby Cemetery, Jacksboro with Mr. Monroe Drew officiating. Cross Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

SUE BURRIS, 66, of Lake City, died Monday, August 23 at the LaFollette Medical Center. She was preceded in death by parents, Jim White and Lilly Morgan White Roberts. Survivors include husband, Ernest Russell Burris of Lake City. Funeral services will be held 12:00 p.m. Thursday, August 26 in the Chapel of Martin Funeral Home with Rev. David Walker and Rev. Terry Slover officiating. Interment will follow in Turley Cemetery.

EARL C. CARR, 86, of Speedwell, died Thursday, August 19 at LaFollette Medical Center. He operated a grocery store for many years, former owner of Indian River Boat Dock, school bus operator , and a lifetime farmer. Survivors include wife, Grace Carr of Speedwell. Funeral services were held Sunday, August 22 at Fincastle United Methodist Church with Dr. David A. Lord officiating. Interment followed in Fincastle Cemetery. Walters Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

ROOSEVELT CARROLL, 78, of LaFollette, died Saturday, August 14 at his home. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was preceded in death by parents, Wilk and Mary Boshears Carroll. Survivors include wife, Margaret Colyer Carroll. Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 17 at Martin's Chapel with Rev. Conley Shepherd and Rev. Bill Maxwell officiating. Interment followed at Bakers Forge Cemetery with Vivian Sweeney in charge of music and the Campbell County Honor Guard in charge of graveside services.

HELEN ELLISON , 69, of Sweetwater, formerly of LaFollette, died Tuesday, August 17 at Sweetwater Hospital. She was preceded in death her parents, MacKinley and Racheal Ballard. Funeral services were held Friday, August 20 in the Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Leonard Dabney officiating. Interment followed in Bakers Forge Cemetery.

KATHERINE LOBERTINI, 83, of LaFollette, died Friday, August 20 at LaFollette Nursing Home. She was former member of the Eastern Star and retired from Imperial Reading Corporation. She was preceded in death by parents, Jack Sims and Ada Walker Sims Wilson. Survivors include husband , Lawrence Lobertini of LaFollette. Funeral services were Sunday, August 22 at East LaFollette Baptist Church with Rev. Ralph Cordell and Rev. William Swafford officiating. Interment followed Monday, August 23 in Woodlawn Cemetery. Walters Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

LULA MAE NAPIER, 81, of Knoxville, died Sunday, August 22. She was preceded in death by husband, Earl Napier. Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 25 at Highland South Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Billy McCool officiating. Interment followed in Highland South Cemetery.

JAMES E. REICHEL, 58, of LaFollette, died Sunday, August 15 at LaFollette Medical Center. Survivors include wife, Allison J. Reichel. Funeral services were held Thursday, August 19 at Roach Mortuary with interment following.

EVELYN SIMPSON, 61, of Jacksboro, died Wednesday, August 18, at the LaFollette Medical Center. She was preceded in death by parents, Evan and Elsie Byrd Simpson. Funeral services were held Saturday, August 21 at Red Ash Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Adkins and Rev. Don Allan officiating. Interment followed in Cumberland View Cemetery. Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

DOROTHY GENE SWANGIN BARNES SOSBE,62, of Jacksboro, died Monday, August 23 at the LaFollette Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by parents, Riley and Mary Owens Swangin. Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 25 in Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kenny Rogers officiating. Interment will follow today (Thursday) August 26 at 11 a.m. in Queener Cemetery.


From The LaFollette Press 26 Aug 1999

EARL C. CARR, 86, of Speedwell, died Thursday, August 19 at LaFollette Medical Center. He was a member of the Fincastle United Methodist Church, operated a grocery store for many years, former owner of Indian River Boat Dock, school bus operator , and a lifetime farmer. Survivors include wife, Grace Carr of Speedwell; son, Gene Carr of Knoxville; daughter, Lois McMahon of Sevierville; brother, Tansy Carr of LaFollette; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday, August 22 at Fincastle United Methodist Church with Dr. David A. Lord officiating. Interment followed in Fincastle Cemetery. Walters Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 27 Aug 1999

MARLOW, MARTHA JANE - age 64, of Lake City, went home to be with Jesus ,Wednesday, August 25, 1999 at the Lake City Health Care Center. She was a member of Beach Grove Baptist Church in Lake City where she served as Church Treasurer for sixteen years. Mrs. Marlow enjoyed attending and working in her church. Because of declining health for the past few years, she was unable to attend. She was a nurse, employed by Dr. R.V. Scott in Lake City, also Knoxville Recovery Ceneter and St. Mary's Medical Center. Preceded in death by husband, J.D. Marlow, parents, Henry and Nany Perkey Lay; sister, Mary Helen Lay Willis Raby; brothers-in-law, Tommy Willis, Carl Marlow, Arnold Marlow, and Charles Marlow; sisters-in-law, Gladys Hawkins and Leopal Hawkins; grandparents, L.N. and Martha Perkey and Andrew "Bud" and Charity Lay. She was born August 10, 1935 in Newcomb, Tennessee. Survivors: son, Jeffrey "Brian" Marlow of Lake City; step-son, Rev. Charlie M. Marlow and wife, Betty of Oliver Springs; step-daughters, Aliene Ward of Heiskell, Shirley Carter of Knoxville, Wanda Adkins of Heiskell; granddaughter, Kelsey Marlow of Chattanooga; aunts, Lillian and Irene Stewart of Toledo, Ohio; uncle, Earl Lay of Toledo, Ohio; brothers-in-law, Tom Marlow and Betty, Clyde Marloe and Mary Sue, Rev. Warner Hawkins, LeRoy Hawkins; sisters-in-law, Sue Brown and Bill, Cloie Burnnett and Jack, Mary Lesonbe and Fred, Marty Marlow, Mary Alice Marlow, Pat Marlow; 7 step-grandchildren; and 6 step-great-grandchildren; 2 very dear friends, Shirley Elliott Roberts and Marilyn Harmon; special friends, Billy Moore and Wanda Bowling; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends. The Marlow family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, August 27, 1999 at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 28, 1999 in the chapel with Rev. Justin Phillips and Rev. Kenneth Seiber officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home of Lake City in charge of all arrangements.

WARD, MRS. ETHEL MAE HATMAKER - age 85 of LaFollette passed away Wednesday, August 25, 1999, at her home. She was preceded in death by her parents Charlie and Nancy Walden; husband, Burt Hatmaker; sons, Robert and Paul Hatmaker; grandchildren, Steve Hatmaker and Schonda Hatmaker. Survivors: sons, Mack, Hansford, Lonnie and Bert Hatmaker all of LaFollette; daughter, Judy Morrison of LaFollette; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. Funeral services Friday August 27, 1999, at 8:00 p.m. at the LaFollette Church of God with Rev. Kenneth Stephens and Rev. Delmus Bruce officiating. Interment Saturday 1:00 p.m. at the Melvin Cemetery. The family of Ethel Mae Hatmaker Ward will receive friends Friday, August 27, 1999, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at LaFollette Church of God. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is in charge of arrangements.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 27 Aug 1999

BELL, RUTH A. - age 66, of North Knoxville, formerly of Tazewell, passed away August 25, 1999 at St. Mary's Hospital. She was a member of New Tazewell Christian Church. Preceded in death by husband, Theodore (Ted) Bell; parents, L.D. Cassidy and Betty and Louis Gilliland; and granddaughter, Christin Nicole Bell. Survivors: daughters, Teresa (Teri) and husband Bill Ellis, Toni and husband David Spiva Sr.; sons, Master Sgt. Jim Bell and wife Yong Min, Sr. Master Sgt. Jeff Bell and wife Song; grandchildren, Mike Janeway and wife Cassie, Chris Janeway and wife Lana, David Spiva, Jr., Kimberly and Ricky Spiva, and Victoria and Nicholas Bell; great-grandchildren, Ashli Janeway. Funeral service Friday 8:00 p.m. at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel with Rev. Carson Janeway officiating. Interment 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Irish Memorial Cemetery in Tazewell. The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 Friday prior to the service at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 2300 W. Adair Dr.

BRIDGES, MR. ANDERSON DUKE - age 83 of Jonesboro, GA, formerly of Claiborne County was born Janurary 22, 1917 and passed away August 24, 1999 at the Fayette Community Hospital in Fayetteville, GA. He was a member of the Blue Springs Baptist Church in Sharps Chapel. He was a veteran of World War II. He was preceded in death by: parents, Elvin Leon and Rhoda (Weaver) Bridges; son, Edward Leon Bridges. He is survived by: loving wife of 59 years, Leia Mae (Creech) Bridges of Jonesboro, GA; sons, William Duke Bridges, Thomas David Bridges; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brothers, Macdon T. Bridges of Knoxville, TN, Robert Bridges of Maryville, TN; several nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, August 27, 1999 at the Claiborne Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 28, 1999 in the Claiborne Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in the Blue Springs Cemetery. Claiborne Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


April 6, 1825 VILLAGE RECORD

Death Notice DIED, In Thornbury, (not Westtown) on the evening of the 21st of 3d month JOSHUA HOOPES, aged 88 years and 7 months: the eldest of the name of Hoopes in this country. At Downingtown, on the evening of the 11th of the same, << MARY>> << HOOPES>> , grand daughter of the above: aged between 3 and 4 years. In Sadsbury, on the 25th of the same, FRANCIS W. HOOPES, grand son of the above Joshua; aged near thirty years (not 40 as stated) He has left a widow and three small children. As instance of longevity are occasionlly noticed; the following may not be uninteresting. Daniel Hoopes grand father of the above named Joshua Hoopes, was married in 1696. The issue of that marriage was seventeen children; nine of whose ages averaged more than 84 years...Daniel when a boy came into this country with his father Joshua Hoopes, in company with William Penn. Joshua took an active part in the government; it also appears that Daniel was a member of the Legislature in the years 1708-0...From Daniel are descended all the Hoopes'of America.


Here are obits appearing in the Huntingdon Daily News from 8/6 - 8/28

Name: Kathryn A. EDWARDS; Member of Saxton Church of God Tabernacle Age: 85 Address: Caledonia Manor, Fayetteville; formerly of Saxton Date of birth: 10/1/1913 Location born: Clearfield Date of death: 8/25/1999 Father: Lewis WHITMAN Mother: Edith (CLARK) WHITMAN GOULD Spouse: Charles EDWARDS, deceased 5/16/1978 Surviving children: foster daughter Ellen BANKS Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Roy WHITMAN, step-siblings Lester GOULD and Martha SWANGER Interment: Grandview Cemetery, Saxton RD

Name: Brenda Lee SWOPE; Homemaker, substitute teacher Age: 50 Address: New Baltimore, VA Date of birth: 4/8/1949 Location born: Akron, OH Date of death: 8/24/1999 Father: John Raymond LESLIE Mother: Hilda (CARTWRIGHT) LESLIE Spouse: Jim SWOPE Surviving childre: James M., Douglas L. and Joseph P. SWOPE Surviving siblings: Robert, JoEllen and John LESLIE Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment: Langdondale Cemetery, Broad Top

Name: Beulah M. GRUBB; Worked at J.C. Blair Hospital Age: 70 Address: Huntingdon RD#3 Date of birth: 10/2/1928 Location born: Penn twp. Huntingdon county Date of death: 8/25/1999 Father: Carl W. NORRIS Mother: Amy Ruth (NORRIS) NORRIS Spouse: Burley M. GRUBB, deceased 2/27/1967 Surviving children: Carl M., William P., Donald E., Ronald L. and David G. GRUBB; 12 gc; 6 ggc Surviving siblings: Elizabeth M. McKINNEY, Martha L. FOORE, George M. and Harold W. NORRIS Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Ruth and Lester NORRIS Interment: White Church Cemetery, Hesston RD#1

Name: George W. LOVE; Farmer, silo and barn equipment salesman Age: 89 Address: East Waterford RR#1 Date of birth: 8/30/1909 Location born: Lack twp., Juniata county Date of death: 8/26/1999 Father: Elmer M. LOVE Mother: Tirzah (SHEARER) LOVE Spouse: Eleanor (DOYLE) LOVE, deceased 1986 Surviving children: Glenn R. LOVE; 2 gc; 2 ggc Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Lucy LONG, Minnie CLARK, Mary CAMPBELL, Estella CLAYTON, Evelyn CROUSE, John LOVE Interment: Upper Path Valley Cemetery, Spring Run

Name: Francis "Jim" COOPER Jr.; Huntingdon native Age: 50 Address: Baytown, TX Date of birth: 12/22/1948 Location born: Huntingdon Date of death: 8/13/1999 Father: Mother: Ruth SINGLETON Spouse: Toni COOPER Surviving children:Dawn Marie COOPER, step-children Tom ISENBERG, Traci SIEBER; 6 gc Surviving siblings: Donna COX, Linda VINGLESS, Mike GERDY Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment:

Name: George BILICH; Married in Denmark Age: 45 Address: Harvest, Alabama Date of birth: 11/11/1953 Location born: Windber Date of death: 8/25/1999 Father: Joseph H. BILICH Mother: Agnes (FINDISH) BILICH Spouse: Elizabeth (BLOOS) BILICH Surviving children: Brian, Alex and Tina BILICH Surviving siblings: Gloria WILT, Kathleen CRAMER, Edward, Thomas and david BILICH Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment: Holy Cross Cemetety, Huntingdon

Name: Manis E. FRYER; Homemaker Age: 78 Address: McClure, Snyder county Date of birth: 6/8/1921 Location born: Brady twp., Huntingdon county Date of death: 8/26/1999 Father: Thomas REED Mother: Alice (WAGNER) REED Spouse: Surviving children: Patricia SPEECE, Harry D. FULTZ, Kay HUNTER, Sara HOOVER, Susan SHAWVER, Larry T. DIPPERY; 12 gc; 16 ggc; 1 gggc Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: 5 brothers and 2 sisters Interment: Salem Cemetery, Milroy

Name: Hayes I. PETERS; Avid hunter and fisherman Age: 88 Address: Smithfield, Huntingdon Date of birth: 8/17/1911 Location born: Snyder county Date of death: 8/27/1999 Father: Ira Hayes PETERS Mother: Florence (FLEGAL) PETERS Spouse: H. Louise (KENNEDY) PETERS, deceased Surviving children: Donna KELCE, Judith EWING, Steven H. PETERS Surviving siblings: John, Jim, Helen, Leona, Betty, Gladys, Donna and Evelyn PETERS Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Bill, Glenn and Jack PETERS Interment: Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon

Name: Glen Albert KESSELRING; Lifetime member of Hustontown Fire Company Age: 75 Address: Hustontown Date of birth: 3/15/1924 Location born: Fulton county Date of death: 8/26/1999 Father: Clarence KESSELRING Mother: Ruth N. (COLLEGE) KESSELRING Spouse: Surviving children: Thelma WRIGHT, Wanda DeSHONG, Doris LEACH, Debra MITCHELL, Glenn KESSELRING; 8 gc; 2 ggc Surviving siblings: Grace and Harry KESSELRING Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment: Center United Methodist Cemetery, Hustontown


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 28 Aug 1999

LETT, SUSAN M. - age 93, died on August 26, 1999, at Hillcrest Medical & Nursing Institute. Mrs. Lett was born January 31, 1906 in Tazewell, Tennessee to James T. and Mannie Drummond Neal. She lived all her adult life in Knoxville. Survivors include: one brother, R.E. Neal of Charlotte, North Carolina; and several nieces and nephews. A private memorial service will be held today. Arrangements by McCarty Mortuary, 4004 Holton Drive, Knoxville.


From The Knoxville Nes Swntinel 29 Aug 1999

HOPPER, INEZ NOBLES - age 94, of Oak Ridge, passed away Friday, August 27, 1999, at Hillcrest West, Knoxville. Longtime resident of Oak Ridge and member of the First United Methodist Church of Oak Ridge. Preceded in death by husband, Russell Hopper. Survived by daughter, Iris Henson and son-in-law, Elvin Henson; granddaughter, Laura Henson; grandson, Dr. Don Henson and wife, Debbie; great-grandchildren, Reece, Anne Ray and Ellie Henson, all of Knoxville. Funeral service is being held 3 p.m. Monday, August 30, 1999, at the First United Methodist Church of Oak Ridge with Rev. Ken Henderlight officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church of Oak Ridge, 1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830 or a charity of the giver's choice. The family will receive friends from 2-3 p.m. Monday at the church. Arrangements are by McCarty-Martin Funeral Home, 1017 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge.

WORLEY, JAMES HAMILTON - age 83, of Clinton, passed away Saturday, August 28, 1999, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. Mr. Worley was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Clinton. Born April 11, 1916, in Ewing, Va. to the late John and Roxie Worley. Mr. Worley was in the US Air Force serving during WWII. Mr. Worley was a retired truck driver E and L Transport. Survivors: wife, Jean Worley of Clinton; daughters, Louise Bunch of Machesney Park, Ill., Loretta Hickman and husband, Charles of Clinton; sons, Melvin Worley and wife, Sue of South Gate, Michigan, Marvin Worley and wife, Sue of New Baltimore, Michigan; grandchildren, Rick Bunch and Lisa LeCleir of Machesney Park, Ill., Chuck Hickman of Coalfield, Scott Hickman of Oliver Springs, Lindsey, Megan and Kyle Worley of Michigan; great-grandchildren, Brandon, Dillon, Trenton and Alyssa; sisters, Flora Kelly of Oak Ridge, Chris and Willie Worley of Ewing, Va.; sisters-in-law, Georgie Shetteely of Clinton, Hazel Wallace of Clinton; brother-in-law, Wilbert Worley of Clinton; several nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be Sunday, August 29, 1999, at 8:30 p.m. in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Swaggerty officiating. Graveside service will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Anderson Memorial Gardens. Honorary pallbearers: members of the Sunday school class at Second Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home, Clinton, in charge of arrangements.


The Honesdale Citizen, Mar 21, 1895 contained the following obituary for Abigail Swingle.

"Mrs. Abigail Swingle, of Carbondale, March 15th, of cancer, aged 69 years. Deceased died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Charles Wagner, where she had made her home since the death of her husband, Andrew Swingle, in South Canaan, two years ago. She leaves three daughters and one son. The interment was by the side of her husband in South Canaan, on Sunday."

Hope this is your Abigail. I received this obituary by mistake when I inquired about my g grandmother, Abigail "Abby" Kennedy Swingle who died 1872.


October 30, 1857 DELAWARE COUNTY REPUBLICAN

Death Notice On Tuesday, the 20th inst., at his residence in Sweedsboro', New Jersey, of hemorrhage of the lungs, MARTIN W. RULON, formerly of this Borough, in the forty seventh year of his age.

January 11, 1850 DELAWARE COUNTY REPUBLICAN

Death Notice In Sweedsboro, New Jersey, on the evening of the 1st inst., JANE K. RULON, wife of Martin RULON, and daughter of William Kerlin of this borough, aged 38 years, 9 months and 8 days.

May 28, 1847 DELAWARE COUNTY REPUBLICAN

Death Notice DIED - At her residence, in this borough, on Sunday evening, the 23d of May, 1847, ABIGAIL EYRE, in the 88th year of her age. She was born in this county, and remembered, with great distinctness, until a short time previous to her death, many of the stirring scenes connected with the early settlement of the county. She assisted in dressing the wounds of the soldiers at the Battle of the Brandywine, and could recount many of the occurrences that took place on that memorable occasion. Her life passed quietly away without pain, and she died as she had lived, at peace with all the world. Her remains were deposited in Friends'burying ground, in this borough, to which Society she was attached during life.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 24 Aug 1999

ROBERTSON, GLADYS MAYES - age 88, passed away Sunday, August 22, 1999, at her home in Speedwell, Tenn. Born March 10, 1911, in Goin, Tenn., a daughter of the late James and Hattie Daniel Mayes. She was a charter member of Shady Grove Baptist Church, where she served and attended faithfully until her death. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, George Robertson; brothers, Clyde, Curtis and Clayton Mayes; and sister, Cleo Poteet. Survivors: sons, Earl Robertson and wife, Elsie, Powell, Tenn., Bill Robertson and wife, Juanita, Knoxville; daughter, Bonnie Hendon and husband, John "J.D.", Knoxville; four grandsons; four granddaughters; 11 precious great-grandchildren; sisters, Hazel Heck, Speedwell, Tenn., Edith Tinnel, Joyce Bennett, both of Maryville, Tenn.; sisters-in-law, Cleo Mayes, Speedwell, Tenn., AmyLee Mayes, Tazewell, Tenn.; and other relatives and friends who were so dear and precious to her. Funeral service will be Thursday 11 a.m. at the Shady Grove Baptist Church, Speedwell with Rev. Mitchell Keck officiating. Music by the church choir. Flowers appreciated or memorials may be made to the Shady Grove Church, Mayes Town Rd., Speedwell, TN 37870. Burial in the Greasy Hollow Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Reece Funeral Home and Valley Chapel, 869-3651 or 626-4249.


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 24 Aug 1999

LaRUE, CHARLOTTE HOLLEY- age 84, of Clinton, passed away Monday, August 23, 1999, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. She was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church in Clinton. She was an active member of Timely Topics Club, Garden Club and Wednesday Club. She was preceded in death by parents, Paul F. and Roberta Stone Holley and husband, Harlan LaRue. She is survived by sister, Margaret Eager of Clinton; cousins, Dr. Gene and Madelyn McNeeley and children of Norris. She had many special friends, Mary Nell and Ralph Ferguson of Knoxville, Fern Cantrell, Celdon Lewallen, Flo Stansberry, Cathy Brown, Jerry Riley and family, all of Clinton, Jean and Jack Bush of Knoxville, Tom and Trish Dollnig of Atlanta, Ga. Funeral service 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 24, 1999, at Holley-Gamble Chapel with Rev. Warren Wattenbarger officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 25, 1999, at Grandview Memorial Garden in Clinton. Family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, August 24th, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.

PHILLIPS, WILMER - age 65, of Knoxville, born and reared in the New River Community of Anderson Co., went to be with the Lord on August 22, 1999. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors: wife, Delories Phillips; daughters, Sue Henegar, Wendy Phillips; daughters and sons-in-law, Donna and Alvin Mitchell, Tammie and Steve Moyers; son and daughter-in-law, Dean and Mary Beth Phillips, all of Knoxville; grandchildren, Michael, Kristi, Kelly, Angie, Jennifer, Ashley, Erik, Jessica, Brandon, Brandy and Haleigh; six great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Burt and Mae Phillips, James and Sally Phillips; brothers, Curtis Phillips, Buddy Phillips; sisters and brothers-in-law, Geneva and Lloyd Dyer, Nova and J.B. Harvell, Kathy and Steve Grindstaff; sisters, Jo Jackson, Deanna Phillips; several special nieces, nephews and many friends. Special thanks to Shirley Rogers, Burt Phillips, and Geneva Dyer. Service 8 p.m. Tuesday, Mynatt's Chapel, Rev. Wayne Lay and Rev. Oliver Wolfenbarger officiating. Family and friends will meet at Mynatt's 10:15 a.m. Wednesday and proceed to Greenwood Cemetery for an 11 a.m. interment. Pallbearers: Steve Moyers, Alvin Mitchell, David Powell, Warren Rogers, Dean Phillips, Burt Phillips, Curtis Phillips, Michael Henegar. Honorary pallbearers: Buddy Phillips, Lloyd Dyer, Bob Rogers, Scott Arnold, Bud Harbin. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Mynatt's.

YOUNG, JAMES M., JR. - age 77, of Oak Ridge, died Sunday, August 22, 1999, at the Methodist Medical Center. Veteran of WWII and the Korean War serving with the US Army. Retired in 1985 after 33 years with Union Carbide Corp./K-25. Member of the First Baptist Church of Maryville. Preceded in death by his parents, Blanche Conley and James M. Young, Jr.; a sister, Iris Louise of Maryville; and by a son, David Gibson Young. Survived by wife, Margaret Gibson Young of Oak Ridge; sister, Wilma Young Carroll of Maryville; brother, Jack Conley Young of Oak Ridge; son, James Daniel Young and wife, Linda of Claxton; daughter, Lucinda Young of Maryville; three grandchildren, David Montgomery Young, Benjamin Daniel Young and Jonathan Andrew Young. Funeral services are Wednesday, August 22, 1999, at 2 p.m. at Weatherford Mortuary with Dr. Larry Dipboye officiating. Burial in Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Children's Hospital, 2018 Clinch Ave., Knoxville, TN 37901. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 24, 1999, from 7-9 p.m. at Weatherford Mortuary, Oak Ridge.


Here are obits from the Huntingdon Daily News for 8/21, 8/23 and 8/24.

Name: Douglas I. BONSELL; US Air Force Veteran Age: 47 Address: Burtonsville, MD Date of birth: 8/21/1951 Location born: Altoona Date of death: 8/18/1999 Father: Rev. Edward O. BONSELL Mother: Annis (DAYTON) BONSELL Spouse: Surviving children: Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Candi BONSELL Deceased siblings: Interment: Bald Eagle Cemetery, Centre county

Name: Katherine Elizabeth CALUPCA; L. Greif Bros. Retiree Age: 86 Address: Huntingdon Date of birth: 7/21/1913 Location born: Date of death: 8/20/1999 Father: James GILLIS Mother: Cora (KING) GILLIS Spouse: Andrew J. CALUPCA, deceased 4/7/1985 Surviving children: Richard F. CALUPCA, Sally CUNNINGHAM, Nancy STATES, Andrea RUNK; 10 gc; 11 ggc Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment: Mount Union Cemetery

Name: Shianne Irene DUNKLE Age: 10 days Address: Huntingdon Date of birth: 8/10/1999 Location born: Huntingdon Date of death: 8/20/1999 Father: Mermoth C. DUNKLE Mother: Beth A. LUCAS Spouse: Surviving children: Surviving siblings: Mermoth Jr. and Melissa DUNKLE Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment: Mountainview Cemetery, Mill Creek

Name: Ruby May KAUFFMAN; Enjoyed crocheting and reading Age: 76 Address: Smithfield, Huntingdon Date of birth: 4/3/1923 Location born: North Point Date of death: 8/19/1999 Father: Walter GUYTON Mother: Cora (HESS) GUYTON Spouse: Russell W. KAUFFMAN, deceased 8/19/1970 Surviving children: Gloria, Robert and William KAUFFMAN; 5 gc; 1 ggc Surviving siblings: Betty RILEY, Jean SCHOOLEY, Chester and Ronald GUYTON Deceased children: 2 children deceased Deceased siblings: 2 brothers and 1 sister Interment: Brumbaugh Cemetery, Saxton RD

Name: Edith A. BARNETT; Homemaker, avid quilter Age: 78 Address: Hesston RD#1 Date of birth: 12/3/1921 Location born: Jacobs Date of death: 8/21/1999 Father: Samuel GREENLAND Mother: Mary (STAPLETON) GREENLAND Spouse: Ellis BARNETT, deceased 7/1/1984 Surviving children: Carol LIGHTNER, Fred C., Larry G. and Michael W. BARNETT; 10 gc; 8 ggc Surviving siblings: Emma WITTERS, Edwina MANSBERGER Deceased children: Deceased siblings: 6 brothers and 3 sisters Interment: Huntingdon Memorial Gardens

Name: Mary Elizabeth WILLETT; Homemaker Age: 65 Address: Alexandria Date of birth: 10/5/1933 Location born: Shawmut, Alabama Date of death: 8/22/1999 Father: Thomas Alexander COGGINS Mother: Adel (LINDER) COGGINS Spouse: Clifford John WILLETT Jr. Surviving children: Ernest Harold HUGHES, Teresa Ann REYNOLDS, Thomas Stanley GILPIN, Cora Lee BAILEY, Cliffor John WILLETT III, Don Anthony WILLETT, Judy Lynn BELVILL; 12 gc; 7 ggc Surviving siblings: Clarence COGGINS Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment: Alexandria Presbyterian Cemetery

Name: Rachel Esther SALTSMAN; Retired from C. H. Miller's; 101 years old Age: 101 Address: Huntingdon Manor, formerly of Huntingdon Date of birth: 10/25/1897 Location born: Huntingdon Date of death: 8/21/1999 Father: Abraham L. REED Mother: Ella B. (McMURTRIE) REED Spouse: Lewis SALTSMAN; deceased 9/15/1958 Surviving children: Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: 2 brothers and 4 sisters Interment: Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon

Name: John F. MURPHY; Huntingdon native Age: 83 Address: Shippensburg Date of birth: 1/7/1916 Location born: Huntingdon Date of death: 8/21/1999 Father: George F. MURPHY Mother: Hulda (HOFFMAN) MURPHY Spouse: Jeanette (COMLEY) MURPHY Surviving children: Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: 2 brothers and 1 sister Interment: Lincoln Cemetery, Chambersburg

Name: Herbert F. HAZLETT; Retired mail carrier Age: 88 Address: Allensville Date of birth: 10/27/1910 Location born: Allensville Date of death: 8/21/1999 Father: Dr. Silas M. HAZLETT Mother: Ella (DACHENBACH) HAZLETT Spouse: Goldie (HARSHBARGER) HAZLETT Surviving children: Joan KNEPP, H. Gary HAZLETT, Mary Ellen ROUGH, Carol WILSON; 6 gc, 3 step gc; 10 ggc, 8 step ggc Surviving siblings: Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Wilbur H. HAZLETT Interment: St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Allensville

Name: Robin Sue HEDGE; Former poster child of Easter Seals Age: 35 Address: Wood Date of birth: 12/6/1963 Location born: Chambersburg Date of death: 8/21/1999 Father: Robert HEDGE Mother: Florence A. HEDGE Spouse: Surviving children: Surviving siblings: Carol Ann STOUFFER, Arthur REED Deceased children: Deceased siblings: Interment:

Name: Lewis H. "Casey" CLARK; Korean Conflict Veteran Age: 69 Address: Newburg Date of birth: Location born: Neelyton, Huntingdon county Date of death: 8/20/1999 Father: George B. CLARK Mother: Pearl (GIFFORD) CLARK Spouse: Barbara A. (LEIDIG) CLARK Surviving children: Herbert L. and Ricky A. CLARK, Deborah A. PYNE, Bonnie K. ALLEN; 8 gc; 3 ggc Surviving siblings: Margaret MONTAGUE Deceased children: Deceased siblings: 2 sisters and 1 brother Interment: Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Franklin County


From The Knoxville News Sentinel 25 Aug 1999.

GARRETT, EARL "BUCK" - of Oak Ridge died Monday, August 23, 1999 at NHC Health Care Center. Retired Rust Engineering as a Construction Superintendent. Veteran of WWII serving with the U.S. Navy. Member of First United Methodist Church, Charter member of Faith Masonic Lodge #756, member of Scottish Rite, and BPOE #1684. Preceded in death by wife, Thelma Kathleen Garrett, 2-10-1999. Survivors include: niece, Oleeta Wood, Fayetteville, AR; great -nieces, Marti Lewis, Oak Ridge, Mary Katherine Garrett, Nashville; nephews, Joe Garrett, Springdale, AR, Larry Garrett, Nashville; great-nephews, John Carr, Greensboro, NC, Bob Carr, Knoxville, Richard Carr, Oak Ridge; sisters, Rubye Matthews, Livingston, TN, Nell Maxwell, Louisville, KY; several other nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews; special friends, Barbara White, Oak Ridge and Jane Justice, Knoxville. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 27, 1999 with Rev. Ken Henderlight officiating. Entombment at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Charities of Faith Masonic Lodge #756, P.O. Box 4561, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-4561 or to the First United Methodist Church, Post Office Box 4669, Oak Ridge, TN. A masonic service will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday, 8-26-1999 at Weatherford Mortuary. The family will receive friends Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at Weatherford Mortuary, Oak Ridge.

BUXTON, MR. RAYMOND - age 84, Oak Ridge, died at 11:00 p.m. Monday, August 23, 1999 at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge after a lengthy illness. Formerly a resident of Morgan County, he had lived in Oak Ridge since April. Mr. Buxton retired in 1974 after working for Union Carbide Nuclear Division since 1948 as a chemist in the Chemical Technology Division. He received two U.S. patents while working for Union Carbide. He was born in Lancing, TN on January 12, 1916, the son of Abe L. and Dove Buxton, who are deceased. He was a graduate of East Tennessee State University. Mr. Buxton was an active resident of the Morgan County Community. He was a founding member of the Morgan County Rescue Squad and served on the board of the library in Wartburg. He was also active in other civic affairs in Wartburg, including the United Way of Morgan County, and in Knoxville with the Kerbela Shrine Temple. He was a Baptist. Mr. Buxton is survived by his wife, Marjorie Buxton, whom he married in Knoxville in 1950; his son, Steve Buxton and his wife, Debbie of Oak Ridge; his grandchildren, Wally and Nikki Stubs of Oak Ridge; and his niece, Jennifer Wright-Howell, also of Oak Ridge. The funeral will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 25, 1999 in the Chapel of Schubert Funeral Home in Wartburg with Rev. Tom Mooty officiating. The family will receive friends from 6-7:30 p.m. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, August 26, 1999 at Wartburg Cemetery. The family requests any memorials be in the form of donations to the Morgan County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 251, Wartburg, TN 37887. Schubert Funeral Home.