Category Archives: Obituary

John J. Nolan

John J. Nolan, age 50, of Jacksboro passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. He loved the outdoors, woodworking, having his friends over to visit, and fishing with his daughter. John’s family was his life.

He was preceded in death by his father and sister Marie Nolan.

He is survived by his mother Ella Taylor of LaFollette, wife Jean Nolan of Jacksboro, son John Nolan, Jr. of Jacksboro, daughters Heather Nolan of Knoxville and Lauren Nolan of Jacksboro, brothers J.B. Nolan of LaFollette and Ringo Nolan of Jacksboro, sisters Renda Rutherford of Jacksboro, Tina Gregg of Andersonville, and Cindy White of LaFollette, grandson Cayden Carr of Knoxville, as well as several nieces, nephews, and a host of relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be at 8:00 p.m. Friday, October 7, 2011 in the Martin Wilson Chapel with Rev Ray Woods officiating. Interment will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 8, 2011 in the Bakers Forge Cemetery. Family will receive friends prior to the service from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Martin Wilson Funeral Home to help pay for funeral services.

Martin Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Nolan’s guest book can be viewed at www.martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

Betty Jo Clawson

Betty Jo Clawson, age 78, of Dayton Ohio, formerly of Speedwell passed away Monday, October 3, 2011 at Grandview Hospital in Dayton.

Additional information will be forthcoming….

Survivors:

Daughter: Kathy Lockhart

Services 11 AM Saturday at Braden’s Chapel

Elder J. C. Monday officiating

Interment Braden Cemetery in Speedwell

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

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Casey Douglas Lindsay

Casey Douglas Lindsay age 19, of Jacksboro, passed away Monday, October 3, 2011. He was preceded in death by father Stanley Lindsay, infant sister, Amanda Ruth, Grandparents Austin & Ruth Lindsay and several aunts & uncles. He was a 2009 graduate of Campbell Co. High School.

Survivors: Brother Daniel Lindsay Sisters: Jessica Kennedy, Amber and Mabrina

Mother Leslie Diana Proffitt

Special aunt Bettie Wilson with whom he made his home with.

Nieces Danna Shaw, Alena Nelson, nephews Austin Shaw & Justin Kennedy

Funeral service 1 p.m. Wednesday Indian Creek Baptist Church

Rev. Donald Nelson officiating Interment Indian Creek Cemetery

The family will receive friends 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Church

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Casey Douglas Lindsay

Casey Douglas Lindsay age 19, of Jacksboro, passed away Monday, October 3, 2011. He was preceded in death by father Stanley Lindsay, infant sister, Amanda Ruth, Grandparents Austin & Ruth Lindsay and several aunts & uncles. He was a 2009 graduate of Campbell Co. High School.

Survivors: Brother Daniel Lindsay Sisters: Jessica Kennedy, Amber and Mabrina

Mother Leslie Diana Proffitt

Special aunt Bettie Wilson with whom he made his home with.

Nieces Danna Shaw, Alena Nelson, nephews Austin Shaw & Justin Kennedy

Funeral service 1 p.m. Wednesday Indian Creek Baptist Church

Rev. Donald Nelson officiating Interment Indian Creek Cemetery

The family will receive friends 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Church

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Anna Bell Richardson

Anna Bell Richardson, age 79, of Jacksboro passed away Monday, October 03, 2011 at her home. Member of Whitman Hollow Baptist Church. Preceded in death by husband, George L. Richardson; son, Gary L. Richardson.

Survivors:

Son: Robert Richardson & very special son’s fiancé, Renae Bond

Very special grandsons: Brent & Steven Richardson, Jacksboro

Sister: Francis Mantooth, White Pines, Tn

Brother: Bill Wallace, Lakeland, Fla

Very Special Longtime Friend: Ronnie Kinder

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home