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Chester Sexton, age 87, of Pioneer, Tennessee passed away on Friday, March 3, 2017 at his home. Chester was born to the late Harvey Sexton and Nannie Bell Lay Sexton and was retired from the Scott County Sheriff’s Department. He was a member of the Oneida Church of God. [ Read More ]
Benjamin Franklin Monroe, Jr., age 69, of Jamestown, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at his home. He was born December 5, 1947 to the late Benjamin Franklin Monroe, Sr. and Mammie Quick Monroe. [ Read More ]
Mr. James Billy Boshears, age 74, passed away on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at North Knoxville Medical Center in Powell, TN. He was born December 25, 1942 in Huntsville, Tennessee to the late Charles Boshears and Edith Grider Boshears. He was a Member of the Helenwood Baptist Church. [ Read More ]
Mary Ruth Burchfield Sims was born on August 11, 1927 in Scott County, Tennessee. She passed away at her home in the Mountain View Community on February 28, 2017 at the age of 89. Ruth was a child of God and a member of the Black Creek United Baptist Church. She married Lenord W. Sims on September 18, 1944 in Huntsville, Tennessee. Ruth was the daughter of Esau and Cora Patton Burchfield. She was employed by Boss Gloves and Tennier Industries for many years. [ Read More ]
William Dave Todd, age 82, of Robbins, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 27, 2017 at the Jamestown Regional Medical Center in Jamestown, TN. Born May 3, 1934, William was the son of the late Theodore and Bertie Todd and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Robbins. [ Read More ]
Mr. Ben L. Ward, age 86, of Pioneer, TN, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2017, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. Ben was born on July 21, 1930, to the late John and Flossie Newport Ward. He enjoyed fishing and his farm animals. He was of the Baptist Faith. [ Read More ]