L.V. Colbert

January 15th, 2015

Colbert, L.V.  - answered the Lord’s call on January 15, 2015 at his home. He was born in Etowah, Tennessee on November 18, 1933 to the late Jodie Colbert, Sr. and Macie Williams Colbert. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was a member of the Tennessee Valley Elks and Keblah Temple [...]

Dr. Margaret Porter Hartsell

January 13th, 2015

Dr. Margaret Porter Hartsell – passed away on January 13, 2015, surrounded by family and friends. She was born on February 9, 1922, the beloved daughter and only child of Cecil Heiskell Porter and Ruth McKinney Porter. She graduated from Knoxville College in 1942 with a double major in History and English. She studied further [...]

Marquita Sharron Crews

January 11th, 2015

Marquita Sharron Crews – was born on September 13, 1958 in Knoxville, TN. She was a loving mother, grandmother, devoted sister, aunt, and friend. She departed this life on January 11, 2015 at her home on Wimpole Ave. Marquita graduated from Austin-East High School Class of 1976. During this time she played basketball for the [...]

Evelyn Wade-Browne

January 3rd, 2015

Evelyn Wade-Browne of Knoxville entered into eternal rest on Saturday, January 3, 2015 at Beverly Park Place. She was a member of Lennon Seney United Methodist Church and served on the Usher Board. Evelyn was born July 28, 1926 to the late Wesley and Lucille Walker Wade. She is preceded in death by her parents; [...]

Aidyn Keyshawn Welch

January 1st, 2015

Welch, Aidyn Keyshawn – was born on April 9, 2014 went home to be with the Lord on January 1, 2015. He is received in death by his great-grandmothers, Pastor Sharon Welch and Overseer Mary Curd; grandfathers, James Welch and Charles Evans. He leaves to mourn: his father, Erin Welch and mother, Reneisha Evans-Welch; grandmothers, Renee [...]

Pastor Leonard David Upton

December 29th, 2014

Upton, Pastor Leonard David born January 9, 1942 was called to glory with his Heavenly Father on December 29, 2014 at Fort Sanders Hospital.  Pastor David graduated from High Point High School in Sweetwater, Tennessee in 1960. He was employed at the Knoxville News Sentinel for 32 years as a photo engraver and retired in 1991.  [...]

Airman First Class Bogui W. Yann

December 29th, 2014

Airman First Class Bogui W. Yann departed this life in December 2014 while serving in the United States Air Force. He was born on February 6, 1992 in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire and moved to Tennessee where he graduated from Farragut High School in 2011. Bogui enlisted in the Air Force completing Basic Military Training in [...]

Raymond Cecil Ewing, Sr.

December 26th, 2014

Raymond Cecil Ewing, Sr. – age 75, fell asleep in Christ on December 26, 2014 at Fort Sanders Regional Hospital. Raymond was a man of many talents; some would say a Jack of all trades, as well as serving in the U.S. Air Force. He was a life-long member of Grady’s Chapel AME Zion Church. Raymond [...]

Archie Lee Young

December 25th, 2014

YOUNG, ARCHIE LEE – age 94, passed away December 25, 2014 at U. T. Medical Center.  He was born April 28, 1920, in Newberry, S C. Preceded in death by parents, Willie and Fannie Young; wife, Andreana P. Young; brothers, Raymond, Patrick, Willie H. Young and Wendell Miller; sisters, Lessie B. Johnson, Annie G. Heller, [...]

Fannie M. Sutton

December 23rd, 2014

Sutton, Fannie M. –age 61, of Knoxville, passed away on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at University of Tennessee Medical Center. She was a member of Northern Heights Presbyterian Church in Selma, Alabama. Preceded in death by parents, Walter R. Sutton, Sr., and Laurena A. Sutton. She is survived by two brothers, Walter, Jr. (Annie) and [...]