Category Archives: Obituary

Clyde McCoy, III

Mr. Clyde McCoy, III age 67 of LaFollette, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020. He was a well known electronic repairman and mechanic around LaFollette for many years. Preceded in death by Wife, Pamela Sue McCoy, Parents, Clyde McCoy, II and Goldie McCoy.

Survivors: Son, Clyde McCoy IV and several other family members.

All Services will be private. Online condolences for Mr. McCoy may be made at Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Clyde McCoy, III

Bobbie Ann Brown

Bobbie Ann Brown, age 58, of LaFollette passed away on Wednesday July 1. She was a member of Shield of Faith Church. Preceded in death by husband: John Brown, mother: Bobbie Carroll, brother: JR. Carroll, brother in-law: Paul Lumpkins

Father: James Carroll
Sisters: Elsie Phillips, Joyce Carroll
Fiancé: Ron Lane
Children: Timmy Hatmaker and Amanda Jones husband Josh
Grandchildren: Gracie and Jace Jones
Nephews: Scott and Matthew Carroll
Nieces: Rebecca Carroll, Andrea and Ashley Haas
Special Cousins: Tammy Brandenburg, Gary Moser, Ginger Muse, Alissa Muse

Family will receive friends 3-4 PM Friday July 3 at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with Funeral service to follow at 4 PM with Rev. Gary Moser officiating interment to follow at Well Springs Cemetery.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Jeffrey Price

Jeffrey Price, age 55, of LaFollette, passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2020. He was a member of Middlebrook Pike United Methodist Church. He is preceded in death by parents, Lloyd and Conley Babb Price; brother, Anthony Cook; sister, Ardelia Cook and niece, Monique.


Wife: Janice Price

Children: Amber Etheridge, Kendra Burton, Alexandria Price, Jeffery B. Price Jr., Jevin Price and Daniel Price

Seven Grandchildren

Brother: Mike Price

Sister: Belinda Thomas

Special Cousins: Delphine Houston, Darnel Houston, Travis Jackson, Nyeshia Jackson and Nyemire Jackson

Nieces and nephews: Anthony, Darrin, LaRae, Danielle, Marci, Marcus, Domonique, Dementria and Tina

Great Nieces nephews Micah, Raven and Timberland

Family will receive friends 12 – 1 PM Saturday July 4 with Funeral to follow at 1 PM at Cross-Smith Chapel. Interment to follow at Sharps Cemetery.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

Ruby Mae Turner Hill White

Mrs. Ruby Mae Turner Hill White, age 95 of LaFollette passed away on Monday, June 29, 2020. She was a member of Davis Chapel Community Baptist Church. Ruby worked as a Seamstress at various local manufacturing facilities, was a former store clerk with Boston’s Department Store in LaFollette, and worked at Goins Restaurant during breakfast hours for many years. Preceded in death by Husbands, Hugh Hill and Ulyss White, Parents, Lonnie and Lona Spangler Turner; Sister, Ruth Kitchen; Brother, Harold, Harrison, Charles, and Gene Turner.

Survivors and Care Providers, Son and Daughter-in-law, Sanford and Debbie Hill, Daughter and Son-in-law, Katheryn and Eddie Angel; Grandchildren, Johnny and Shannon Angel, Garrett Hill, Gentry and Ali Hill; Great-Grandchildren, Hadley, Dempsey, Emery, and Levi Hill; Sisters, Dorothy McCreary and Necie Martin; Sisters-in-law, Lana Turner, Jean Patty, Bonnie Cooper, Emma West, and Aileen Queener. Several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the staff and nurses of Amedisys Hospice for their care and concern.

Funeral Services Wednesday 6:00 P.M. at Davis Chapel Community Baptist Church with Mrs. Ruby’s Son, Rev. Sanford Hill, her Grandsons, Rev. Johnny Angel and Rev. Gentry Hill, and her Pastor, Bro. Greg Miller officiating. Interment to follow at Sunrise Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 6 P.M. Wednesday before funeral services. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to: Davis Chapel Community Baptist Church, 200 Angel Lane, LaFollette, TN 37766 or Sunrise Cemetery, 183 Eastwood Dr., LaFollette, TN 37766. Online condolences for Mrs. Ruby may be made at Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Ruby Mae Turner Hill White.

John Kevin Finley

John Kevin Finley, age 47, of Oak Ridge passed away on Saturday June 27, 2020. He was of the Baptist Faith, preceded in death by parents: Austin and Wilma Smith Finley, brother: Christopher (Sam) Finley.


Sister: Debra and Rodney Wynn, Renee and Allen Sellers

Nieces and Nephews: Alston, Kyra, Wyatt Sellers, Tabetha Wynn and Keith Sweat

Great Nephews: Sabastian and Aidan Sellers

Special friends: Jerry, Marie Murray, Michelle White and Sarah Lee Gilbert

Service will be held 1 PM Friday July 3rd at Cross-Smith Chapel with Rev. Larry Watts Officiating.

Interment to follow at Campbell Memorial Gardens

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home