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Betty Jones, 84, Oliver Springs

Betty Elizabeth Tinker Jones, age 84, of Oliver Springs, TN passed away on March 22, 2024 surrounded by her children. She was born on January 14, 1940 in Windrock, TN. Betty was a believer of Jesus Christ and loved her family and friends. She was a member of Union Valley …

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Danny Cecil Parks, 68, Rocky Top

March 19, 1955 — January 23, 2024 Danny Cecil Parks departed this life on Tuesday January 23, as a result of the Main Street fire in Rocky Top, Tennessee. Danny was born on March 19, 1955, in Washington, North Carolina, to a military family and was of the Christian faith. …

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David Lindsay, 89, Coalfield

David N Lindsay peacefully went to be with his Lord on September 8, 2023 with his wife and two children by his side. David entered the world on July 17, 1934 the first in his family to be born outside the newly created Smoky Mountain National Park.  He attended Bearden …

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Steve Brown, 58, Clinton

Coach Steve Brown On the evening of Tuesday, July 18, 2023, Steve Brown, a great friend to many, slipped quietly and peacefully into his eternity after a short illness. From the moment that he was diagnosed, his wife and family were there to tend to his every need. In his …

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Brent Lloyd Johnson, 45, Kingston

Brent Lloyd Johnson, age 45, of Kingston passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at Roane Medical Center.  He was born May 25, 1977, in Harriman and was a lifelong resident of Roane County.  He was a member of The Grove Baptist Church in Kingston.  Brent was an avid sports fan.  …

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Jerry L. Joiner

January 16, 1943 ~ January 20, 2023 (age 80) Mr. Jerry L. Joiner, age 80 of Harriman passed away on Friday, January 20, 2023, at Roane Medical Center.  He was born on January 16, 1943, and worked as general foreman and training expert at Y-12 He was preceded in death by his parents, …

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Kelby Scott Rice

July 22, 1968 ~ January 31, 2023 (age 54) Kelby Rice, 54, of Coalfield passed away peacefully Tuesday, January 31, 2023, encompassed by his adoring family. Originally from Dayton Ohio, Kelby cultivated the quality of building relationships with the people he encountered. Kelby‘s smile was infectious, and was unquestionably one of the most …

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Robert Lee Woods, age 75

Robert Lee Woods, age 75, of Kingston passed away January 30, 2023, at his home surrounded by his family.  He was born August 31, 1947, in Wartburg and was a lifelong resident of Roane County.  He attended New Midway Baptist Church when his health permitted.  He retired after 29 years …

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