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Rodney Davis, age 69 of Oneida, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Scott County Tennessee on December 7, 1949. He was the son of Gertrude Thomas Davis and the late Hubert Davis. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his father and mother-in-law Joel and Joyce Daugherty; sister-in-law Lena Mae Cross, brothers-in-law Ira Payne, Ralph, Wayne, Ervin, Terry and Melvin Daugherty. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years Pamela Daugherty Davis; daughters Nina Michele Butler and husband Jay, and Denise York; sons Rodney Christopher and wife Lori, James and wife Misty, Joel and wife Cyndy; sisters Carol Jean Payne, Teresa Terry and husband Robbie, Sherrie Warren and husband Phillip, brother; Bryan Davis and wife Kim; sister-in-law Donna Daugherty; brothers-in-law Eugene Daugherty and wife Becky, Denny Daugherty and wife Kathy, Wendell Daugherty and wife Lisa; mother Gertrude Thomas Davis; 19 grandchildren, 3 great grandsons and many more aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Friends may visit with the Davis Family on Tuesday, August, 6, 2019 from 5 pm until the time of the funeral service at 8 pm in the chapel of Jones and Son Funeral Home with Bro. Jim West and Bro. Kevin Terry officiating. Graveside service will be on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 11 am in the Marcum-Kidd cemetery. Pallbearers will be grandsons Tucker Davis, Ethan Butler, Josh Aslinger, nephew Aaron Terry, family friends Bobby Lawson and Mark Kidd. Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Rodney Davis.
Robert (Rob) David Cross, age 55 of Oneida, TN, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at his home. He was born in Clinton, TN on July 26, 1964 to Melba Cross and the late Darryl Cross. Robert was a longtime member of the local union #917. He loved to hunt and fish and spending time with his grandson. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by son Janson Cross; grandparents Lester and Jewel Watters Boyatt and Rosier and Rosalee Cross, special Uncle Dexter West. He is survived by his son Samuel Cross and wife Tracy of Oneida, TN; mother Melba Cross; sister Melinda Bell and husband Steve of Oneida, TN; grandchildren whom he loved dearly Remy Cross and Taylor Harvey; uncles: Brian Boyatt of Oneida, TN, Gary Boyatt and wife Leetta of Huntsville, TN and Lewis Boyatt of Dalton, GA; aunt Nelda Jones; special niece Brianna Allen and husband Trevor; nephew Logan Bell; many special friends and many relatives. Friends may visit with the Cross family on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 2 pm until time of the service at 5 pm in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Boyatt and Bro. Wesley Boyatt officiating. Interment will follow in the John Freeman Cemetery in the Paint Rock Community. Serving as pallbearers will be Sam Cross, Wesley Boyatt, Logan Bell, Dane Buttram, Steve Bell and Tony Younce. Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Robert (Rob) David Cross.
Kermit Laxton, age 88, of Oneida, Tennessee went to be with his Lord on Saturday, August 3, 2019 peacefully surrounded by his family. Born August 30, 1930, he was preceded in death by parents, Alvin and Gustava (Acres) Laxton; sister, Laura Dyer; brother, Delbert Laxton; granddaughter, Cristy Leigh Smith. [ Read More ]
Roger Everett Wilson, age 80 of Winfield, Tennessee, passed away on August 2, 2019 at Huntsville Manor. Born April 25, 1939 in Scott County, he was the son of the late Carl and Alva Mae Duncan Wilson. He was an outdoorsman and a hillbilly who loved to tinker with televisions, radios, and other small electronics. [ Read More ]
Hazel Ramsey Terry, age 99 of Winfield, TN passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at the Oneida Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Silerville, KY on January 10, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Virgil and Sallie Ramsey. She was an original charter member of Highway Baptist Church. [ Read More ]
Alice Marie Johnson, age 71 of Oneida, TN passed away on Wednesday, July 31 2019 at the Big South Fork Medical Center. Born in Newport, TN on September 1, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Robert Keller and Ruby Kate Strange. She was a faithful member of Covenant Life Church in Norris, TN. Marie will be deeply missed by all who knew her. [ Read More ]
Delbert Lowe, age 76 of Huntsville, TN, loving father, grandfather, uncle, son and brother passed away on Wednesday morning, July 31, 2019 at Huntsville Manor following a long illness. Born and raised in Scott County, TN on June 23, 1943, he was the son of the late Locie Hembree and Elex Lowe. He was a longtime resident of the state of Tennessee. [ Read More ]
Shirley A. Reynolds, age 61, of Helenwood, TN, departed this life on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at Big South Fork Medical Center, in Oneida, TN. She was born February 14, 1958, in Scott County, TN, to the late James Reynolds and Bertie Phillips Norris. [ Read More ]
Eva Miller Payne, age 92 of the Black Oak Community in Oneida, TN, passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at the Oneida Nursing and Rehab Facility. She was born on October 30, 1926 to the late Will J. and Ellen (Burke) Miller; and was a charter member of Black Oak Baptist Church. [ Read More ]