Category Archives: Obituary

Judy Massengill

Judy Massengill age 68 of Caryville passed away suddenly Sunday, April 8, 2012. She was a member The Church of God of Prophecy in Barlow, Ohio but faithfully attended and was a Sunday School Teacher at Forks Grove Baptist Church. Retired from Social Security Administration. Proceeded in death by Parents Robert and Phylis Robertson Bowles and Sister Donna.

Survivors: Husband Rusty Massengill

Daughter & Son-in-law: Erin & Todd Poston

Granddaughters: Mollie Poston & Kayley Daugherty

Brothers: David (Dee) Bowles, Joe ( Bonnie) Bowles, Jack (Becky) Bowles

Sister: Susie (Randy) Thorn

Several Nieces & Nephews and a host of friends

Funeral Service 8 p.m. Tuesday Forks Grove Baptist Church

Rev. Ronnie Poston Rev. J.J. Patterson officiating

Interment 11 a.m. Wednesday Powell Valley Cemetery

The family will receive friends 5 -8 p.m. Tuesday at Forks Grove Baptist Church

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Nancy Huddleston Olson

Mrs. Nancy Huddleston Olson age 58 of LaFollette passed away Thursday, April 5, 2012 at Jellico Community Hospital. She was a member of Stanfield Church of God. Preceded in death by parents, James E. and Martha Ross Huddleston, Granddaughter, Kristina Bolton.

Survivors: Daughter, Tammy Olson of LaFollette; Granddaughters, Nichole Olson and Shyanna Bolton, both of LaFollette; Sisters, Bobbie Huddleston Caiata of LaFollette; Special Friend, William Smallwood; Sister, Bonnie Bolton and husband Ronnie of LaFollette; Brother, John Luther Huddleston and wife Bernice, of Duff. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services Tuesday 10 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Lonnie Kennedy and Rev. Delmus Bruce officiating. Interment to follow at Locust Stump Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at Walters Funeral Home. Online condolences for Mrs. Olson may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Nancy Huddleston Olson.

George T. Heatherly

Mr. George T. Heatherly age 84 of Maryville, TN, formerly of LaFollette, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2012 at Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville. He was a retired machinist, auto worker, construction worker, mechanic, and carpenter. He was a member of Four Mile Missionary Baptist Church for many years. Preceded in death by his parents, William L. and Cleda Dople Heatherly.

Survivors: Wife of 65 years, Mrs. Clarice Heatherly of Maryville; Children, Susan Green of Maryville, Georgia Ann Simeone of Michigan; Grandsons, Richard Payne of Maryville, Robert Smith of Alaska, and Russell Smith of Michigan; Granddaughter, Jeanette Robinson of Maryville; Seven Great-Grandchildren; Brother, Charles Heatherly of Alabama. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services Monday 1 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Charles Sparks officiating. Interment to follow at Walters Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. Monday before services at Walters Funeral Home. Online condolences for Mr. Heatherly may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. George T. Heatherly.

Nellie Langley Shipwash

Nellie Langley Shipwash, age 94, of Clinton, formerly of Caryville passed away Friday, April 06, 2012.

Preceded in death by husband, Floyd Shipwash; parents, Arthur & Susie Byrd Langley; sisters, Juanita Miller, Bernice “Tiny” Langley; granddaughter, Lori Lane

Survivors:

Daughters: Billie Lane, Clinton

Diane & Carlos Pennington, Paris, Ky

6 Grandchildren 14 Great grandchildren

Services 1 PM Monday Caryville First Baptist Church

Rev. Charles Noss officiating

Interment 4 PM Monday Wartburg Cemetery

Family will receive friends 11 AM at Caryville First Baptist Church

Arrangments by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Jason Travis Bruce

Jason Travis Bruce age 33, of Andersonville passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012. He was of the Baptist Faith and an Auto Mechanic. Preceded in death by Grandparents: James Bruce, Ulis & Agnes Wallace, Aunts Kathleen Jackson, Elizabeth Burris, Louise Swatzell & Shirley Goodman, Uncle Jerry Wallace and Cousin Gary Jackson.

Survivors: Son Isaac Bruce Parents Johnny & Carolyn Bruce

Brother Michael Bruce Grandmother Bertha Bruce

Several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends

Funeral Service 8 p.m. Friday Cross –Smith Chapel

Interment: 11 a.m. Saturday Woodlawn Cemetery

The family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. Friday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home