Category Archives: Obituary

Gladys Mildred (Shoffner) Mowell,

Gladys Mildred (Shoffner) Mowell, age 91 of LaFollette passed away Monday, June 27, 2011.

Survivors:

Nieces & Nephews: Valerie Willis
Glenda Goodell
Clyde & Johnny Shoffner
Judy Shoffner Hill
Gary Shoffner
Jay Shoffner

Graveside & Interment 6 PM Tuesday at Chadwell Cemetery

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Glenn Pruitt

Glenn Pruitt, age 67, of LaFollette passed away Monday, June 27, 2011 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. Member of High Street Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents, Estell & Ida Gibson Pruitt; brothers, Ray, Enos, John, Virgil, Clyde, and Arthur Pruitt.

Survivors:

Wife: Becky Dudgeon Pruitt

Daughters: Angela Schroer
Kendra Teeters
Tiffni Dudgeon
Sons: John Pruitt
Troy Dudgeon

Grandchildren: Zack & Madison Schroer
Blake & Kane Dudgeon
Dylan Wessel
Caleb Hartzog

Brothers: Ralph & Shelby Pruitt
Joe & Jean Pruitt

Services 2 PM Friday at High Street Baptist Church

Rev. Eddie Bridges officiating

Interment Rogerston Cemetery in Clairfield

Family will receive friends 6 – 8 PM Thursday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Kim Woods

Kim Woods age 45 of LaFollette, passed away Friday, June 24, 2011. He was a member of Fundamental Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by Brother Rick Woods.

Survivors: Wife Laurie Woods, Daughter Sarah Woods, Son Dustin Terry

Parents Maynard, Jr. & Bertha Woods, Brother Mickey Woods,

Sister Brenda Chambers Several Nieces & Nephews and a host of

Other family and friends

Funeral Service 8 p.m. Sunday Cross-Smith Chapel

Rev. Larry Russell & Rev. Don Allen officiating

Interment 11 a.m. Monday Hall Cemetery

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

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Portia Ann White

Portia Ann White, age 65, of LaFollette passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. Member of Midway Baptist Church. Preceded in death by father, Rev. Leonard Dabney; brother, Larry Dabney; grandparents, Rev. Ernest & Maggie Goins and Robert & Ruth Dabney.

Survivors:

Husband: Curtis White

Son: Chance White & wife Dawn

Grandchildren: Shayne & Trista White

Mother: Willene Dabney

Brother: Rev. Johnny Dabney & wife Teresa

Sister: Brenda & husband Lynn Goins

Several Nieces & Nephews & Many Many Friends

Funeral Services 8 PM Saturday Midway Baptist Church

Rev. Lonnie Weldon & Rev. Johnny Dabney officiating

Interment 11 AM Sunday at Sunrise Cemetery

Family will receive friends 6 – 8 PM Saturday at Midway Baptist Church

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Derrick (Red) Williamson

Derrick (Red) Williamson age 38 of LaFollette passed away Sunday, June 19, 2011 at his home. He loved playing cards, he also loved cars and music. Preceded in death by parents, Walter Williamson and Melda McCullah Williamson, brother, Donald Williamson.

Survivors: Daughter, Adrienne Williamson, and her mother, Lori, of Knoxville; Sisters, Debbie Blankenship of Clermont, FL, and Donna Sanders of LaFollette; Brothers, David, Darryl, and Darren Williamson, all of LaFollette; Special Nephew, Michael (Bub) Blankenship of Clermont, FL. Several other nephews, nieces, cousins, relatives and friends.

Funeral Services Thursday 7 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with family members officiating. Family and friends will meet Friday 9 A.M. at Bakers Forge Cemetery for graveside services and interment. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Thursday before services at Walters Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made for Derrick at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Derrick (Red) Williamson.