Category Archives: Obituary

Curtis B. Meredith

Mr. Curtis B. Meredith age 90 of LaFollette passed away Thursday, October 13, 2011 at his home. He was a proud veteran of World War II, a member of Trinity Baptist Church, a generous, caring, and loving father, brother, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He loved listening to Rev. Don Allen’s broadcast on WLAF Radio. Preceded in death by wife, Azalee Meredith, parents, Arlie and Louisa Baird Meredith, brothers, James and Charles Meredith, sister, Mildred (Dot) Steakley.

Survivors: Two Daughters, Norene Rice of LaFollette, and Tammy Webb of Clinton; Special Niece, Linda Johnson of LaFollette; Four Grandchildren, Bryan Kitts, Robyn Bilyeu, Jessica Webb, and Gracie Webb; Two Great-Grandchildren, Austin Kitts and Samantha Kitts; Two Sisters, Louise Cooper, and Muriel Holbrook, both of Dayton, OH; Special Friend, Marie Watts. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services Sunday 8 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Donald Allen and Rev. Jimmy Herron officiating. Family and friends will meet Monday 10:30 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Woodlawn Cemetery for graveside service and interment with Military Honors conducted by the Campbell County Honor Guard. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Sunday before services at Walters Funeral Home. Online condolences for may be made for Mr. Meredith at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Curtis B. Meredith.

Patricia A. Coker

Patricia A. Coker, age 59, of LaFollette passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. She was a very loving mother and grandmother that enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She loved working in her garden and flowers, but mostly enjoyed spending time with her grandbabies.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother Kenneth & Nola Queener Cordell, husband Wayne C. Coker, and sister Fayreen Cordell.

She is survived by special friend Henry Watkins, son Brandon Wayne Coker and wife Rachel of LaFollette, daughter Crystal R. Watkins and husband Ronald of LaFollette, sisters Barbara Cordell Carroll and husband Wayne of LaFollette and Martha Byrd and husband Gary of Georgia, and grandchildren Randy Longmire, Nicholas Coker, and Nevaeh Grace Longmire.

Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2011.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the funeral home to help with the arrangements.

Martin Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Coker’s guest book can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

Patricia A. Coker

Patricia A. Coker, age 59, of LaFollette passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. She was a very loving mother and grandmother that enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She loved working in her garden and flowers, but mostly enjoyed spending time with her grandbabies.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother Kenneth & Nola Queener Cordell, husband Wayne C. Coker, and sister Fayreen Cordell.

She is survived by special friend Henry Watkins, son Brandon Wayne Coker and wife Rachel of LaFollette, daughter Crystal R. Watkins and husband Ronald of LaFollette, sisters Barbara Cordell Carroll and husband Wayne of LaFollette and Martha Byrd and husband Gary of Georgia, and grandchildren Randy Longmire, Nicholas Coker, and Nevaeh Grace Longmire.

Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 15, 2011.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the funeral home to help with the arrangements.

Martin Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Coker’s guest book can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

Gary (Monkey) Green

Gary (Monkey) Green, age 64, LaFollette passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at LaFollette Medical Center. US Army Veteran and former owner of The Monkey Business Pool Room. Preceded in death by parents, James & Louise Willoughby Green; brother, Harold (Mooner) Green; sister, Debra Green

Survivors:

Wife: Linda Green

Children: Nathaniel Green, Ind.

Gary Robert Green, Nashville

Debra Lynn Allen, LaFollette

Stepchildren: Dustin Goins, LaFollette

Amy Debord, LaFollette

5 Grandchildren 1 great-granddaughter

Brother: Clyde Green

Joe Green, Baltimore, Maryland

Sister: Linda Goins, LaFollette

Services 8 PM Friday Cross-Smith Chapel

Interment 11 AM Saturday Goins-Sweat Cemetery with Military Honors by Campbell Co. Honor Guard

Family will receive friends 6PM to 8 PM Friday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Orneda Hale

Orneda Hale, age 85, of Middletown, Ohio, formerly of Caryville, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2011. Member of Poast town First Church of God and Ida Morningstar Order of the Eastern Star #572. Preceded in death by husband, Avery Hale; brothers, Hobart and Oscar Banks; sisters, Marie Banks, Betty Fay Watkins.

Survivors:

Sister: Nell Banks

Brothers: William Banks

Rhonda Banks, all of Kentucky

Services 2 PM Saturday Cross-Smith Chapel

Interment Harness Cemetery in Caryville

Family will receive friends Noon til 2 PM Saturday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home