OBITUARIES

The Obituaries can be heard on WBNT-FM 105.5 three times daily, Monday through Saturday, at 7:05 a.m., 12:05 p.m., and 4:35 p.m. and two times on Sunday, 7:05 a.m. and 12:05 p.m.

 

LAST UPDATED: 1/18/17 @ 1:18 PM

 

Melissa (Missy) Lynn Smith, age 48, of Oneida, passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2017.

 

Visitation: Sunday, January 22, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, January 22, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Monday, January 23, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

 

 

Glenna Lewis Daugherty, age 86, of Oneida, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, January 17, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Oneida; Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Sloans Valley Baptist Church

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 8:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Oneida

 

Interment: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Sloans Valley Cemetery

 

 

Rosa Lee (Lawson) Burress, age 82, of Huntsville, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017.

 

Visitation: Saturday, January 14, 2017, from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, January 14, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Interment: Fairview Cemetery

 

 

Lucille Lewallen Phillips, age 95, of Oneida, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017.

 

Visitation: Thursday, January 12, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Oneida

 

Funeral Services: Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Oneida

 

Interment: Friday, January 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Hazel Valley Cemetery

 

 

Dr. Neal Wayne Cross, age 59, of Knoxville, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, January 10, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: West Cemetery

 

 

Juan Garcia, age 27, of Oneida, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017.

 

Visitation: Sunday, January 8, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church; Monday, January 9, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville, KY; Tuesday, January 10, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Christ The King in Madisonville, KY

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, January 10, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at Christ The King in Madisonville, KY

 

Interment: Odd Fellows Cemetery

 

 

Jonathan Christopher Lewallen, age 26, of Oneida, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017.

 

Visitation: Sunday, January 8, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, January 8, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Monday, January 9, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. in the Black Creek Crossroads Cemetery

 

 

Mark Allen Chitwood, age 47, of Oneida, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017.

 

Visitation: Sunday, January 8, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, January 8, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Interment: Monday, January 9, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. in the Marcum-Kidd Cemetery

 

 

Ronnie R. Duncan, age 69, of Oneida, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017.

 

Visitation: Saturday, January 7, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Macedonia Christian Center

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, January 7, 2017, at 8:00 p.m. at Macedonia Christian Center

 

Interment: Sunday, January 8, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in the Smith-Forbis Cemetery

 

 

Wilda Theora Sexton York, age 90, of Huntsville, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

 

Visitation: Saturday, January 7, 2017, from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, January 7, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church

 

Interment: Mossop Cemetery

 

 

Joey Lee Cross, age 32, of Huntsville, passed away Sunday, January 1, 2017.

 

Visitation: Wednesday, January 4, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home in Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home in Huntsville

 

Interment: Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Cooke Cemetery

 

 

Jeffery Lynn Owens, age 57, of Lafollette, passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, January 3, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home in Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home in Huntsville

 

Interment: Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the Pine Hill Cemetery

 

 

Charles Arthur Gibson, age 60, of Resaca, GA, passed away Thursday, December 29, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, January 3, 2017, from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Ponders Funeral Home of Ponders

 

Interment: Cremation

 

 

Sharon Kay Howard Massengale, age 70, of Pioneer, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2016.

 

Visitation: Friday, December 30, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Friday, December 30, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Saturday, December 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fairview Memorial Gardens

 

 

Michael Edward Howard, age 47, of Pioneer, passed away Monday, December 26, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, December 31, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 31, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Chambers Cemetery

 

 

Maudie Cross Lowe, age 89, of Smokey Junction, passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016.

 

Visitation: Wednesday, December 28, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Thursday, December 29, 2016, at 12:00 p.m. at the River View Missionary Baptist Church

 

Interment: River View Cemetery

 

 

Clovis Henry, age 77, of Robbins, passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, December 27, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, December 27, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. in the Slick Rock Cemetery

 

 

Pamela Jean Mason, age 57, of Huntsville, passed away on Tuesday, December 21, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, December 26, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Monday, December 26, 2016, at 12:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Campbell Memorial Gardens

 

 

Annie Rebecca Dupree Smith, age 93, of Oneida, passed away on Tuesday, December 21, 2016.

 

Visitation: Thursday, December 22, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Friday, December 23, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at the New Haven Baptist Church

 

Interment: Smith-Forbis Cemetery

 

 

Verlie Mason, age 75, of Straight Fork, passed away on Sunday, December 18, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, December 20, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, December 20, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Smoky Creek Cemetery

 

 

Carolyn Mae Wright Leath, age 83, of Huntsville, passed away on Sunday, December 18, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, December 19, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, December 20, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home of Jamestown, OH

 

Interment: Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Grape Grove Cemetery

 

 

Myrtie Terry, age 91, passed away on Thursday, December 15, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, December 19, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Monday, December 19, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Terry Family Cemetery

 

 

Vena Hicks Hinkle, age 88, of New Tazewell, passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016.

 

Visitation: Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Harp Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Friday, December 16, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Harp Funeral Home

 

Interment: Warren Memorial Garden

 

 

Jake Henry, age 69, of Robbins, passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016.

 

Visitation: Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Thursday, December 15, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Friday, December 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Slick Rock Cemetery

 

 

Bobby Lee Ross, age 83, of Oneida, passed away on Monday, December 12, 2016.

 

Visitation: Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Friday, December 16, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Interment: Ross Family Cemetery

 

 

Flonnie Webb Stephens, age 107, of Oneida, passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2016.

 

Visitation: Friday, December 16, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 17, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Smith-Forbis Cemetery

 

 

Jimmie Sue Stanley Lewis, age 46, passed away on Friday, December 9, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, December 13, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Interment: Pine Hill Cemetery

 

 

Harold Thomas “Cotton” Jackson, age 91, of Corbin, KY, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, December 10, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 3:00 a.m. at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home

 

Interment: Pine Hill Cemetery

 

 

Robert C. “Bobby” Duncan, age 88, of Oneida, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.

 

Visitation: Friday, December 9, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Interment: Duncan Family Cemetery

 

 

James Fred Phillips, age 79, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2016.

 

Visitation: Friday, December 9, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Reed Cemetery

 

 

James Garrett Goodman, age 56, of Oneida, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, December 6, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Goodman Cemetery

 

 

Olivia Faith Young, age 9, of Pine Knot, KY, passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, December 3, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Pine Knot Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Pine Knot Funeral Home

 

Interment: Pine Knot Memorial Gardens

 

 

Betty Jean Davis Wilson, age 81, of Oakley, OH, passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

 

Visitation: Friday, December 2, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Naegele, Kleb & Ihlendorf Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at Naegele, Kleb & Ihlendorf Funeral Home

 

 

Della Marie West, age 94, of Oneida, passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

 

Interment: Friday, December 2, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Carson Memorial Park

 

 

Marie Byrd, age 92, of Ypsilanti, MI, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016.

 

Visitation: Thursday, December 1, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Friday, December 2, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at the Mt. View Baptist Church

 

Interment: Black Creek Crossroads Cemetery

 

 

Rothel (Tub) Cross, age 80, of Oneida, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, November 28, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Monday, November 28, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. in the Troxell Cemetery

 

 

Edna Terry West, age 97, of Helenwood, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Helenwood Baptist Church

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at Helenwood Baptist Church

 

Interment: Wednesday, November 29, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Daniel Memorial Cemetery

 

 

Jean A. Griffith Dickey, age 86, of Oneida, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, November 28, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Lone Mountain Baptist Church

 

Interment: Lone Mountain Church Cemetery

 

 

Todd Buttram, of Huntsville, age 33, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2016.

 

Visitation: Sunday, November 27, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, November 27, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Monday, November 28, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Hazel Valley Cemetery

 

 

Erma Lou Day, age 56, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, November 26, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, November 26, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. in the Smokey Creek Cemetery

 

 

Howard H. Jeffers, age 84, of Helenwood, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016.

 

Visitation: Friday, November 25, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, November 26, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at the Little Charity Ministries Church

 

Interment: Daniel Memorial Cemetery

 

 

Billy Joe Claxton, age 64, passed away Monday, November 21, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, November 26, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, November 26, 2016, at 12:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Daniel Memorial Cemetery

 

 

Loretta L. Brock, age 66, of Huntsville, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, November 22, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, November 22, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Brock-Byrd Cemetery

 

 

Joyce Ruth King, age 69, of Huntsville, passed away Friday, November 18, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, November 21, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the White Rock Baptist Church

 

Funeral Services: Monday, November 21, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at the White Rock Baptist Church

 

Interment: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. in the Daniel Memorial Cemetery

 

 

Ralph Terry, age 68, of Oneida, passed away Friday, November 18, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, November 21, 2016, from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Monday, November 21, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Abner Thomas Cemetery

 

 

Ranny (Doc) Daugherty, age 65, of Oneida, passed away Monday, November 14, 2016.

 

Interment: Private

 

 

Phyllis Overton Gossett, age 69, of Helenwood, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2016.

 

Visitation: Tuesday, November 15, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Reed Cemetery

 

 

Sue Dean Terry Thompson, age 76, of Oneida, passed away Sunday, November 13, 2016.

 

Visitation: Thursday, November 17, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at New Haven Baptist Church

 

Funeral Services: Thursday, November 17, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at New Haven Baptist Church

 

Interment: Friday, November 18, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. in the Cooper Memorial Cemetery

 

 

Lillard Autrie Hughett, age 88, passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2016.

 

Visitation: Sunday, November 13, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Flanner & Buchanan-Washington Park East Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Monday, November 14, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Flanner & Buchanan-Washington Park East Funeral Home

 

Interment: Washington Park East Cemetery

 

 

Samantha Jean Bell Mills, age 39, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016.

 

Visitation: Sunday, November 13, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, November 13, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida

 

Interment: Blevins Cemetery

 

 

Shirley Carol Kirby, age 57, of Robbins, passed away Friday, November 4, 2016.

 

Visitation: Wednesday, November 9, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Funeral Services: Thursday, November 10, 2016, at 12:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: McCartt Cemetery

 

 

Kip Randall Brewster, age 50, of Stearns, passed away Friday, October 28, 2016.

 

Visitation: Monday, November 7, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Monday, November 7, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. at West-Murley Funeral Home

 

Interment: Hazel Valley Memorial Cemetery

 

 

Priscilla Ann Dorris Stansberry, age 76, of Huntsville, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2016.

 

Visitation: Sunday, November 6, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, November 6, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church

 

Interment: Mossop Cemetery

 

 

Michael (Mick) Coffey, age 68, of Oneida, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

 

Memorial Services: Friday, November 11, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. at the VFW Memorial Wall

 

Interment: Private

 

 

Brett Bunn, age 40, of Robbins, passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

 

Visitation: Sunday, November 6, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Funeral Services: Sunday, November 6, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Jones & Son Funeral Home

 

Interment: Black Creek Crossroads Cemetery

 

 

Clarence “Butch” Fortner, age 69, of Winfield, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2016.

 

Interment: Cremation

 

 

Arthur Honeycutt, age 69, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, November 3, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown

 

Funeral Services: Saturday, November 5, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Jennings Funeral Home

 

Interment: Fentress Memorial Gardens

 

 

Hermon Lowe, age 77, passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

 

Visitation: Saturday, November 5, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville

 

Interment: Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Smokey Creek Cemetery