James “Ronnie” Gilbreath

July 19th, 2017

James R. (Ronnie) Gilbreath went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday July 19, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis R. Gilbreath, Jr., and Climrose Franklin Gilbreath; and his brother, Lewis R. Gilbreath, III. Ronnie had a great sense of humor and could always be counted on [...]

Mattie M. Davis

July 18th, 2017

Mattie M. Davis passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Fort Sanders Medical Center. Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 12:00 PM at Good Samaritan Church, 2572 East Magnolia Avenue. Arrangements made with integrity by Unity Mortuary. Mrs. Davis’s guestbook can be signed online at www.unitymortuary.com [...]

Darshawn Witt, Jr.

July 16th, 2017

Master Darshawn Martez Witt, Jr. “Stink”, age 7, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Sunday, July 16, 2017. Darshawn was born July 28, 2009 to Sabrina Chandler and Darshawn Witt, Sr. He attended Spring Hill Elementary School, where he strived to become an honor roll student, and HE DID IT! He was loving, [...]

Mary J. Lovely

July 11th, 2017

Mary Joyce Lovely, age 64, of Knoxville, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Beverly Park Place Health and Rehab. She was preceded in death by her son, Baron Lovely, and father, Howard Lovely. She leaves to cherish her memories her daughter, Mamie Davis; son, Charles Davis; seven grandchildren; sisters, Harriet, Francine, Jeannie and Landy; brother, [...]

Mary L. Thompson

July 2nd, 2017

Mary Lee Thompson , age 67, of Knoxville, TN passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Preceded in death by parents, Ruby and Ralph Howard. Left to cherish her memory: devoted children, daughter, Karen Thompson; son, Carl Thompson; grandchildren, Tiara Thompson and Tory Moran; great-grandchild, London Moran; 4 [...]

Lenson Harris

June 27th, 2017

Lenson Harris, age 75 of Knoxville, transitioned from this life on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at Kindred Nursing – Northaven. He was born June 15, 1942 in Greenville, GA to the late Will Harris, Sr. and Gertrude Neal Harris. He was known by many as a deacon at Payne Avenue Baptist Church. He is preceded in [...]

Mary J. Brooks

June 20th, 2017

Mary Jane Brooks passed away June 20, 2017 at Beverly Park Place. She was born July 7, 1945 to the late Robert Scruggs and Mary Elizabeth Brooks Cullum and step-daughter of the late Robert Banner. She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Otis and James Newton. She is survived by her sister, Edith [...]

Ronald E. Parkey

June 18th, 2017

Ronald Edward Parkey, age 68, departed this life on June 18, 2017 at his home in Knoxville, TN. This charismatic man was born to John and Kathleen Parkey on September 20, 1948 in Morristown, TN where he lived until he moved to the Knoxville area.  Many knew him as “Parkey,” an entrepreneur who fulfilled many [...]

Jerome “Jroc” Locke

June 17th, 2017

Jerome Phillip Locke “Jroc”, age 27, Knoxville, TN, born January 30, 1990, went to be with the Lord on June 17, 2017. Jerome is preceded in death by his grandparents: Patricia Matlock, Magelene Locke, Eula Robinson, Robert Jackson, William Tillery, and James Shields, Sr.; aunts and uncles: Christine Moore, Calvin Locke, Christopher Tillery, Sr., and [...]

Jarmaine R. Wade

June 17th, 2017

Jarmaine R. Wade was born May 25, 1979. He departed this life on June 17, 2017.He was a devoted son, brother, father and uncle. He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted parents, Burette and Margaret Wade; son: Jalen Wade; brother, Jarret Wade; niece, Jamice Wade; life partner, Tricia Anger; aunts & uncles: John (Ruth) [...]