Alexander C. Wade

May 25th, 2017

Alexander “Bud” Wade, age 88 of Knoxville, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, May 25, 2017.  He was a member of Lennon-Seney United Methodist Church.  He retired from Leinart’s Inc. and Equip Control. He leaves to mourn his passing his wife, Margaret-Jean Wade; son, Ronald (Sharon) Wade; daughter, Waneta (James) Long; granddaughters: Carmen (J. [...]

Hertistine E. Wooten

May 22nd, 2017

Hertistine Ellen Every Wooten, 67, affectionately known as “Dooley”, departed this life at her home on Monday, May 22, 2017.  She was a graduate of Austin High School Class of 1967 and furthered her education at Knoxville College where she graduated in 1971 with a BS Degree in Business Education.  She worked in the Oak [...]

Margaret R. Gaiter

May 12th, 2017

Margaret Ross Gaiter, a native of Knoxville, TN, passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017, at Holston Rehabilitation and Health Center. She was a 1947 graduate of Knoxville College.  After retiring from the Knox County Public School System, she continued her leadership roles in various civic, community, and public organizations. She was a faithful member [...]

David F. Miller

May 7th, 2017

David F. Miller, of Knoxville, born February 16, 1954, better known by friends and family as “Candyman,” left us unexpectedly on Sunday, May 7, 2017. He is preceded in death by parents, David and Wilma Miller; and three brothers, Michael, Randy and Donnie Miller. He is survived by his husband Joshua Miller; three sisters: Terrie [...]

Mildred Hughley

May 6th, 2017

Ms. Mildred Hughley, affectionately known as “Milk,” departed this life peacefully on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. She was born November 4, 1932 in Zebulon, GA to the late Zire Hughley, Sr. and Ada Mae Russell Hughley. She was the fourth of eight children born to this union. Mildred lived [...]

Loftis P. Benn

April 22nd, 2017

Loftis P. Benn, USN-Ret., departed from this life peacefully on Saturday, April 22, 2017 in the comfort of his Lions View home. He was the oldest son of Joe and Ada Benn.  He was a retired United States Navy veteran, serving in World War II, and the Korean and Vietnam Wars.  Loftis retired after 30 [...]

Walter A. Neal

April 20th, 2017

Walter Andrew Neal, age 32, of Knoxville, departed this life on Thursday, April 20, 2017. He is preceded in death by his father, Walter Andrew Harris; devoted aunt, Carolina Anderson; grandfathers, Charles F. Neal and Walter Harris, Sr.; and grandmother, Louise Carson. He is survived by his wife, Tamara Howard; children, Walter Andrew Neal, Jr., [...]

Hazel M. Woods

April 13th, 2017

Hazel Mercedes Ewing Woods, born November 13, 1927, of Knoxville in Goin, TN to the late Alfred and Ellen Ewing, passed peacefully into  the hands of her loving Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Tennova Physicians Regional Medical Center. She is preceded in death by six sisters and her husband James Gilbert [...]

Neil D. Brabson

April 10th, 2017

Neil D. Brabson was born November 18, 1951. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He departed this life at Fort Sanders Medical Center on April 10, 2017. Neil was preceded in death by his father Marshall and mother Geneva Brabson Little. He leaves to cherish his memory devoted wife, Tommie Brabson; daughters, Marquisha and Christina [...]

Limmie “Bear” Smith

April 5th, 2017

Limmie “Bear” Smith, age 60, was silently called home on April 5, 2017.  He was born on March 2, 1957 in Chattanooga, TN. He was preceded in death by his devoted mother, Lizzie Smith Knaff, and his brother Melvin. He leaves to cherish his memories his loving brother, Willie F. Pettus, Sr.; his siblings, Francis [...]