Category Archives: Obituary

Mr. Raymond M. (Buck) Lyons

Mr. Raymond M. (Buck) Lyons age 66 of LaFollette passed away Friday, February 4, 2011, at St. Mary’s Medical Center of Campbell County.  He was of the Church of God Faith, formerly employed in the nursing/medical care field, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by sons, Davy Lyons and Joshua Lyons, parents, John K. and Evelyn Ross Lyons, and sister, Dorothy Lyons.

Survivors: Wife, Linda Lyons of LaFollette; daughters, Andrea Sue Counts and husband, Darrell of LaFollette and Melissa Cole Lyons of Jacksboro; sons, Michael Anthony Lyons and Rodney Kirk Lyons both of LaFollette; 11 grandchildren; sisters, Ruth Lyons and Joyce Ann Lyons both of Florida; brothers, James Lyons, Kenneth Lyons, David Lyons, and Albert Lyons all of Florida.  Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services Tuesday 1 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Bill Taylor officiating. Interment to follow at Powell Valley Cemetery and Memorial Gardens with full military honors conducted by the Campbell County Honor Guard.  The family will receive friends from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. Tuesday before services at Walters Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be made for Mr. Lyons at www.waltersfuneralhome.net.  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Raymond M. (Buck) Lyons.

Donald Daugherty

Donald Daugherty, age 67 of Jacksboro passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at the St. Mary’s Medical Center in Campbell County. He was a member of Cumberland View Baptist Church. Donald loved fishing, hunting, gardening and his family was his life.

Preceded in death by Parents: Roscoe and Glenna Lindsay Daugherty.

Survived by Wife: Nadine Daugherty. Sons: Ricky and Randy Daugherty all of Jacksboro. Brother: James Daugherty of Michigan. Niece: Cathy Carter of PA. A host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Service will be 8 PM Friday, February 4, 2011 in Martin Wilson Chapel with Rev. Bobby Ray Wilson and Rev. Sampson Ridenour officiating. Interment will be 11 AM Saturday in Indian Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Friday night before funeral service.

Donald’s guestbook can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

Martin Wilson Funeral Home of Lafollette is in charge of arrangements.

Ada Mae Woods

Ada Mae Woods, age 84 of Lafollette passed away Sunday, January 30, 2011 at her home. She was a member of Ivy Dell Church of God. Ada loved baking, gardening and raising flowers. Her family was her life.

Preceded in death by Husband: James Henry Woods. Daughters: Toni Gail Rucker and Florence Jean Rucker. Parents: Birt and Ethel Florence Bailey Longmire. Sisters: Pauline Longmire, Gladys Morris, Naomi Byrge and Alice Fay Longmire. Brothers: L.C. and Earl Longmire.

Survived by Son: Robbie Woods of Lafollette. Daughters: Judy Madison and Sherry and James Parton all of Lafollette. Brother and Sister in Law: Dewie and Mary Louise Longmire of Orange, TX. Sister and Brother in Law: Rosalee and Charles Huff of Kingsport, TN. 5 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great Great Grandchildren. Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Service will be 8 PM Wednesday, February 2, 2011 in Martin Wilson Chapel with Rev. Junior Dilbeck and Rev. Earl Powers officiating. Interment will be 1 PM Thursday in Woodlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Wednesday night before funeral service.

Ada’s guestbook can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

Martin Wilson Funeral Home of Lafollette is in charge of arrangements.

Vida Lou Lester

Vida Lou Lester age 72 of Jacksboro passed away January 29, 2011 at her home. She was a member of Mt. Paran Baptist Church. She was a house wife, enjoyed cooking, gardening, flowers and  her family was her life.

Preceded in death by Parents: Hugh and June Hollifield.

Survived by Husband: Don H. Lester of Jacksboro. Daughters and Sons in Law: Donna Jean and Dean Violet of LaFollette, Edwina and Gary Jordan of LaFollette, Tracey and Joey Sharp of LaFollette, and Rhonda Morris of Jacksboro. Grandchildren: Angela, Kevin, Bart, Chris, Zachary, Cassie, Shaylan, Trevor, and Karissa. Sister: Vada Ellison of Detroit, MI. Several nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 8 PM Monday, January 31st in Martin Wilson Chapel. Interment will be 11 AM Tuesday in Mt. Paran Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 PM Monday night before funeral service.

Mrs. Lester’s guest book can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuenralhome.com

Martin Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Charles Mitchell Green

Charles Mitchell Green age 73 of Jacksboro passed away January 29, 2011 at his home. He was a member of Round Rock Baptist Church and the Campbell Co. Masonic Lodge # 778. Mr. Green was a shriner and enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and his family was his life.

Preceded in death by Parents: James and Naomi Green. Brother  Luther Ray Green.

Survived by Wife: Pauline Green. Son: Charles Michael Green. Daughters and Sons in Law: Charline and Michael Vanover, Sherry and Tom Brown all of Jacksboro. Grandchildren: Amanda, Dana, Kristin, Thomas, Kaitlin, Ryley, and Haidyn.  1 Great Granddaughter and 7 Great Grandsons. Sisters: Margaret Daugherty of Jacksboro and Lois McKamey and Husband: Mart of Caryville.

Funeral service will be 8 PM Tuesday, February 1st in Martin Wilson Chapel with Rev. Lee Phillips and Mike Green officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 PM Tuesday night before funeral service.

Mr. Green’s Guest book can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

Martin Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.