Thomas Clark, Sr.

January 23rd, 2016

Clark, Thomas, Sr. – departed this life on Saturday, January 23, 2016 a Beverly Park Place Health & Rehabilitation Center. Preceded in death by parents, Richard and Roberta Clark; brother, Richard D. Clark; grandmother, Rosa Lee Clark; first wife, Grace A. Clark; second wife, Betty Stovall Clark; aunt and uncle, Deacon Horace (Carrie) Stribling. Survivors: [...]

Dr. Jesse James

January 18th, 2016

Dr. Jesse James passed away on January 18, 2016, at his residence. He was born on January 26, 1937, in Haynesville, Louisiana, and is a graduate of Texas Southern University where he attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Mathematics. In 1965 he earned the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biochemistry from the [...]

Shelia L. Mattress Hooker

January 16th, 2016

Shelia L. Mattress Hooker, was born February 10, 1970 went home to be with the Lord on January 16, 2016. She was preceded in death by father, Robert Mattress; grandfather, James Mattress; great-nephew, Tawaud Mattress, Jr.; niece, Shaira; grandmothers, Geneva Freeman and Barbara Taylor;  grandfather, Lee Higley. She leaves to cherish fond memories: husband, Evans; [...]

Danny “Rock” Anderson

January 9th, 2016

Danny (Rook) Anderson, of Knoxville passed away January 9, 2016. He was preceded in death by both parents, John Anderson, Sr. and Ollie Avery-Anderson; siblings, Loretta and Jerry Avery. He leaves to carry on his memory: wife, Debra Anderson; daughter, Kayla (Josh) Anderson; aunts, Shirley Johnson Avery, Betty Avery; uncle, Bobby Avery; siblings, John Jr., Kenny, [...]

Allen Terry Brown

January 6th, 2016

Mr. Allen Terry Brown, son of the late Jean Blackmon- Brown and Albert Brown, was born on August 28, 1953 in Manhattan, New York. He grew up in Englewood, NJ, later moved to Lancaster and Hilton Head, SC. and Richmond, VA, and eventually moved to Knoxville, TN. He entered into eternal rest on January 6, [...]

James C. Bowman, Jr.

January 5th, 2016

James Clifford Bowman, Jr. departed this life Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his parents, Marjorie Sue Clemons, father, James C. Bowman, Sr.; step-father Hubert Clemons; brother, Daral R. Clemons; uncle, Emanuel Howard; aunt, Barbara Brinson-Curry. Survivors daughters, Loreasa Harris, Kendra Bowman, LaKesha Westfield; son, [...]

Marvin L. Turner

December 23rd, 2015

Marvin L. Turner of Knoxville departed this life on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his mother, Willie Turner; brother, Glenn Turner. He is survived by 3 sons, Dwynell, Shawn, Eugene; daughter, Leslie; 3 sisters, Patricia, Judy, Pam Turner;  brother, Scott Turner; a host of uncles, nieces, nephews, [...]

Terry J. Johnson

December 22nd, 2015

Terry J. Johnson was called home by our Lord on Tuesday, December 22, 2015. He was born on March 2, 1965 to the late Doris Kyle-Johnson and Benjamin Johnson in Middlesboro, KY. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Mary Helen, Gail Johnson, and brother, Elder David Williams. He leaves to celebrate his life, [...]

Doretha Brabson

December 9th, 2015

Brabson, Doretha – was born in Knoxville, Tennessee on August 8, 1957 to Melvin Easterly and Anita Woodard. She had nine siblings. She married Vanderbilt Brabson, III on April 25, 1981. To this union was born two daughters; India and Van’esha; and two sons; Vanderbilt IV and Joshua. Bearing all the attributes of a Proverb 31 [...]

Ernest J. Hickson, Sr.

November 16th, 2015

Ernest James Hickson, Sr., was born January 20, 1934 went to be with the Lord November 10, 2015. Owner of Hickson & Sons Maintenance Service. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was a devoted husband and loving father. Preceded in death by his wife, Gladys Hickson; sons, Mark and Norman Hickson; [...]