October 04, 1942 - - August 04, 2020
Glenn Bryson, 77, of Englewood, TN passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease and Lewy Body Dementia. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Sharon McConkey Bryson; son, Russell Bryson and wife Stacy Bryson of Lenoir City, TN; daughter, Susan Elizabeth Horton and husband Conyers Horton of Houston, TX; granddaughter, Hannah Reigl ...
July 26, 1934 - - July 25, 2020
Edward H. (Wortie) Bain, of Athens, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020 at NHC of Athens.
He was born July 26, 1934 in Etowah and grew up in Englewood. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hugh and Jessie Rayburn Bain and step-mother, Grace Standridge Bain, his wife, Jerrie Carpenter Bain, and siblings Katherine Watson, Ruel Bain, and Bob Bain.
He was a member of Central ...
December 30, 1934 - - July 22, 2020
Jerome Dean Heltz, 85, of Athens, passed away July 22, 2020. He was born December 30, 1934 in Reserve, Louisiana, but lived most of his life in Athens. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Leona Cambre Heltz and his sister Dal Leonard. He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Billie Bea Kennedy Heltz. He was of the Catholic faith.
Dean honorably ser ...
May 05, 1934 - - July 14, 2020
James Reuben (J.R.) Keylon, 86 of Lenoir City, passed away early Tuesday morning, July 14, 2020 at his home.
He was a native of Loudon County and was a son of the late Roy and Beatrice Haire Keylon. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Karen Keylon and Betty Burke and a step-daughter, Gwyn McCollister.
J.R. was of the Presbyterian faith. He attended Tennessee Wesleya ...
April 10, 1970 - - June 21, 2020
William Buckley Taylor 50, of Athens, died Sunday night, June 21, 2020 at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was the son of the late Roy and Nina Gunter Taylor.
A private graveside service will be held for the immediate family.
October 29, 1959 - - June 11, 2020
James Ereckson (Erec) Erwin, 60, of Athens, died early Thursday morning, June 11, 2020 at his residence.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Orbel E. and Verna Thornburg Erwin.
He is survived by wife of 37 years, Carol Howard Erwin of Athens; and two sisters, Gail (Frank) Pinchak of Chattanooga and Vicki Neff of Georgia.
There will be no formal ...
October 15, 1932 - - June 11, 2020
Walter F. Parkinson, 87, of Riceville, died Thursday morning, June 11, 2020 at his residence.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Hugh Frank and Anna Malissa Vineyard Parkinson. He was also preceded in death by a son, Tommy Parkinson, and a brother, John Parkinson, MD.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Riceville and served in the U.S. ...
August 08, 1941 - - June 09, 2020
.Johnnie Joann Gennoe Nunley, 78, of Athens, died Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at her residence.
She was a native of Rhea County and longtime resident of McMinn County and was a daughter of the late Charlie Filyaw and Bessie Gennoe Filyaw Eakins. She was also preceded in death by her husband Glenn R. Nunley, an infant daughter Barbara Nunley, sisters, Shirley Nixon and Brenda Freels, ...
June 24, 1959 - - June 04, 2020
A private family memorial service will be conducted, 11:00 M, June 9TH at Smith Funeral Home with Pastor Zach Davis officiating.
March 30, 1951 - - May 29, 2020
Roger Dale Parks, 69, of Cleveland, died Friday afternoon, May 29th at his residence.
He was a native of McMinn County and was the son of the late George C.( G.C) and Dorothy Ellis Parks. He was also preceded in death by a son Jonathan Tyler Parks.
He was a member of Eastanallee Baptist Church. Roger was a graduate of McMinn County High School in 1969 and was a graduate of Te ...