Daisy N. Latimer

April 15th, 2014

Latimer, Daisy N. – was born on February 14, 1940 in Dandridge, TN. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She departed this life on April15, 2014 at Tennova Hospital (Turkey Creek). She retired from Oak Ridge Nuclear Laboratory after over 26 years of dedicated service. She was a long standing [...]

Paula Ann Houston Upton

April 13th, 2014

Houston Upton, Paula Ann – 43, departed this life on April 13, 2014, at UT Medical Center. Preceded in death by mother, Barbara Upton; grandmother, Leonia Tate; grandfathers, Alex Houston, Sr. and JC Tate; uncles, David, John, and Alex, Jr. Houston; cousins, Michael and Sam Houston; companion, Arthur Geter. Left to cherish her memories are: grandmother, Paula Houston; [...]

Frenche Semarde Littlejohn

April 10th, 2014

 Frenche Semarde Littlejohn, affectionately called “Cuda”, age 47, of 128 North Bertrand Street, Apt. 228, Knoxville, Tennessee, answered the Master’s call on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Fort Sanders Medical Hospital, Knoxville, Tennessee.  Son of Mr. Robert Littlejohn and Ms. Daisy Dover, he was born on December 3, 1966, in Cherokee County, South Carolina.  He [...]

Minnie Louise Johnson

April 9th, 2014

Johnson, Minnie Louise – departed this life on April 9, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Maude and John Jarnagin; 5 sisters and brothers. She leaves behind a daughter, Glenna Huff; several grandchildren; great grandchildren; great great grandchildren; nieces; nephews and other relatives and friends. There will be a Memorial Service on [...]

William Hamilton, Sr.

April 9th, 2014

Rev. William Hamilton, Sr. – age 92 of Knoxville, TN. passed away on April 9, 2014. He leave preceded in death mother, Laura Hamilton; wives, Lois Foster Hamilton and Edith Hamilton; daughter, Patricia Ann Baird. Left to cherish his memories: daughter, Ms. Juanita Clinkscales; son, William (Laurinda) Hamilton, Jr.; grandchildren, William (Lucia) Clinkscales, Sherri Long, [...]

George Monroe Minor

March 24th, 2014

Minor, George Monroe – passed away on Monday, morning March 24, 2014 at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital. He retired from the Marriott Hotel. Preceded in death by: wife, Evelyn Maxine Minor; mother, Nancy Smith; father, George Minor, Sr.; son, George Minor, Jr.; daughter, Linda Minor McCleary; 2 brothers. Survived by: long time companion, Claudia Wagoner; daughter, [...]

David E. Geter, Jr.

March 24th, 2014

Geter, Jr. David E. (Muscles) – departed his earthly life on March 24, 2014 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center. David was born on October 12, 1975 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Preceded in death by mother, Decloris Geter; grandparents, James and Mable Geter, Sr., John and Josephine Brown; aunts, Drexel Thomas and LaFreda Lowery; uncles, [...]

Felix Gaiter

March 21st, 2014

Gaiter, Felix – World War II Veteran and Retired Contractor, died Friday, March 21, 2014. He was born November 22, 1922 in Sylacauga, Alabama. Member of Rogers Memorial Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, Will and Deffie Gaiter and siblings, Helen, Will and L’Vernon. Survived by his wife of 66 years [...]

Elizabeth Robinson Kelso

March 17th, 2014

Kelso, Elizabeth Robinson – age 75, was called home to be with the Lord on March 17, 2014 at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee. She was a member of True Vine Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughter and care giver, Earnestine (Lawrence) Andrews; granddaughter, LaToya Michelle Andrews and dear friend, [...]

Willie J. Elder, Sr.

March 17th, 2014

Willie J. Elder, Sr. – passed away March 17, 2014 at his residence. Preceded in death by his parents, Mrs. Herlene Elder and Mr. Thomas Elder, Sr.; sisters, Mary and Doris Elder; brothers, John Elder and Thomas Elder, Jr.; best friend Ronald M. Nesbitt, Sr. He is survived by wife, Yolanda Elder; children, Shannon Matthews, [...]