Obituaries

Obituaries

Dec 2020

Name Date of Service
Francis Jack McAmis 12/09/2020
Francis Jack McAmis December 6, 2020 Date of Service: December 9, 2020 Interment Location:  Mausoleum of Peace   Francis Jack McAmis, 93, Elizabethton passed away peacefully at his residence Sunday, December 6, 2020 with his family by his side. A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Francis & Nora Alice Williams McAmis. He was a graduate of Science Hill High School and attended East Tennessee State College. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. Jack sold auto parts his entire career where he met no strangers. After retirement he was a...
Florine Morris Odom 12/09/2020
Florine Morris Odom December 5, 2020 Date of Service: December 9, 2020 Interment Location:  Dogwood Section   Florine Morris Odom, 80, Elizabethton, passed away Saturday, December 5, 2020 in the Sycamore Shoals Hospital. A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Frank & Ruth Morris. Florine was a graduate of Elizabethton High School. She was employed as a Residential Care Giver at the Dawn of Hope, Johnson City. She loved to cook and sing Christian songs. Florine was a member of Bunker Hill Christian Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by...
Alfred N. Fair 12/09/2020
Alfred N. Fair December 6, 2020 Date of Service: December 9, 2020 Interment Location:  Southview Section   Alfred N. Fair, age 90, of Elizabethton, Tennessee went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 6, 2020 at the Sycamore Shoals Hospital. Alfred was born in Carter County to the late Jim and Lucy Brown Fair. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret Moffett Fair; his second wife, Hannah Nave Myers Fair; one brother, Roy Fair; two step sons, Robert Myers and Phillip Myers; and a daughter-in-law, Candy Sue James Fair. Alfred...
Janette Bailey Walters 12/08/2020
Janette Bailey Walters December 5, 2020 Date of Service: December 8, 2020 Interment Location:  Sermon on the Mount   Mrs. Janette Bailey Walters, age 99, Jonesborough, passed away Saturday, December 5, at her residence. Born in Burnsville, NC, her family moved to Jonesborough during her childhood. She was a graduate of Lamar High School. Janette, along with her late husband Sherman, owned and operated Walters Poultry and Stock Farm for many years. She was a member of Bethesda United Methodist Church. In recent years, she had enjoyed time with family, especially her great-grandchildren. Her memory was astounding, and the stories...
Herbert Gene Taylor 12/07/2020
Herbert Gene Taylor December 4, 2020 Date of Service: December 7, 2020 Interment Location:  Crown Section   Herbert Gene Taylor, 77, Elizabethton, passed away Friday, December 4, 2020 at his residence. A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Herbert Charles & Lena Gertrude Peters Taylor. Gene was a 1961 graduate of Unaka High School and attended East Tennessee State University. He was a former employee of North American Rayon Corporation, Paty Lumber Company, CK Supply and retired from Cannon Roofing Supply. He had lived in South Carolina for 25 years before returning to Elizabethton in...
George William Gwinn Sr. 12/06/2020
George William Gwinn, Sr. December 2, 2020 Date of Service: December 6, 2020 Interment Location:  Crown Section   On December 2, 2020, George William Gwinn, Sr., loving husband and father, left this world to go to his Heavenly home. George was born in Norfolk, Virginia, on March 22, 1946. His parents were William Andrew and Edith Neal Gwinn. George graduated from Elizabethton High School in 1964, where he was the quarterback for the Elizabethton Cyclones and played baseball. He fell in love with Judy Long, and they married at a very young age. For fifty-four years, they were always by...
Lillian Jean Scalf 12/05/2020
Lillian Jean Scalf December 2, 2020 Date of Service: December 5, 2020 Interment Location:  Southview Section   Lillian Jean Charlton Scalf, 87, Elizabethton, passed away Wednesday December 2, 2020 in the Johnson City Medical Center. A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late George & Risie Draine Charlton. She was employed at J.C. Penney Company for 18 years and also at The House of Fashions. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son: Ray Junior Scalf. She was a member of Chinquapin Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband; Joseph Zambri....
Frank Roy Hawkins 12/04/2020
Frank Roy Hawkins November 21, 2020 Date of Service: December 4, 2020 Interment Location:  Crown Section   Frank Roy Hawkins, 78, of Johnson City, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, November 21st. Frank was born on October 27, 1942, to the late Frank Watson Hawkins and Geraldine Vines Hawkins Hyder. He called Johnson City home for his entire life. A 3rd generation member of Central Baptist Church, he was saved at age nine and later in life belonged to his much-beloved William Rigel Sunday School class, and served proudly and with deep faith as a church deacon, church...
James Gordon Denning Ward 12/02/2020
James Gordon Denning Ward November 27, 2020 Date of Service: December 2, 2020 Interment Location:  Garden of the Last Supper   James Gordon Denning Ward (Denny), age 77, of Hampton, TN, passed away on Friday, November 27th, 2020. He was the son of the late Gordon and Mary Alice Ward. Denny worked for the U.S. Forest Service for 41 years as an Entomologist. Denny was considered a highly respected forest health specialist that allowed him to live and travel extensively around the world until his retirement in 2010. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his...
Judy Taylor 12/01/2020
Judy Taylor November 26, 2020 Date of Service: December 2, 2020 Interment Location:  Garden of Freedom   On November 26, 2020, Judy Taylor, loving wife, Mom, and Grandma, passed away at age 75. Judith M. Taylor was born October 1, 1945 in Kansas City to Bert and Audrey Shell. She received a degree in accounting from ETSU in 1993 balancing work, motherhood, and school at the same time. On July 19, 1996, she married Pete Taylor, her kindred soul. She loved music and dancing and could be found every Tuesday at Jiggy Ray’s to see Downtown Country. She adored everyone...
Desserree Pierce Osborne 12/01/2020
Desserree Pierce Osborne November 25, 2020 Date of Service: December 1, 2020 Entombment Location:  Mausoleum of Peace   Desserree Pierce Osborne, age 85, of Johnson City, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 from her residence. Desserree was born on August 2, 1935 and was the daughter of the late Henry Joseph Pierce and Mamie Nave Pierce. In addition to her parents, Desserree is proceeded in death by her loving husband, Clifford Frank Osborne; three of her sisters: Novella Ferguson, Ellen Pierce and Grace Rossiter. Desserree was a graduate of Science Hill High School and...

Nov 2020

Name Date of Service
John Haynes Ryan 11/29/2020
John Haynes Ryan November 25, 2020 Date of Service: November 29, 2020 Interment Location:  Crown Section   John Haynes Ryan, 90, of Johnson City, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born to the late John C. and Mary Sue (Haynes) Ryan in Elizabethton on December 25, 1929. John spent most of his life in Washington County, his family moved to Johnson City in 1933. He was a graduate of the 1947 class at Science Hill and a graduate of the 1950 class at ETSU. John...
Quinton D. Adams 11/28/2020
Quinton D. Adams November 22, 2020 Date of Service: November 28, 2020 Interment Location:  Masonic Garden   Quinton Dennis Adams, age 79, of Elizabethton, Tennessee gained his Heavenly reward after a brief battle with Covid 19 on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at the Johnson City Medical Center. Quinton was born in Edison, Georgia on September 18, 1941 to the late Charlie Martin Adams and Ora Lee Todd Adams. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Carolyn Adams Temples. Quinton was a devoted husband, who never left his wife’s side as she battles dementia, who...
Marshalle Lavonne "Marshie" Coleman 11/28/2020
Marshalle Lavonne "Marshie" Coleman November 17, 2020 Date of Service: November 28, 2020 Interment Location:  Sermon on the Mount Addition   Marshalle Lavonne “Marshie” Coleman, 56, of Johnson City, Tennessee, transitioned this life on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 to reside with the ancestors following a lengthy illness at NHC Health Care Johnson City. Marshie, the eldest daughter of the late Marshall Hubert Coleman and Frances Mary “Frankie” Coleman who preceded her in death. She was preceded by her longtime friend and husband, Kevin Moton Sr. along with Emily Virginia “Nanny” Coleman, who helped raise her during her early childhood, and...
Emory L. "Jack" Little 11/27/2020
Emory L. "Jack" Little November 22, 2020 Date of Service: November 27, 2020 Interment Location:  Christus Garden   Emory L. “Jack” Little, age 96, of Elizabethton, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, November 22, 2020 in the Sycamore Shoals Hospital from complications of Covid-19. Mr. Little was a native of Carter County and a son of the late A.R. “Buck” Little and Lena Madge Hatcher Little. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brother and four sisters. Mr. Little retired from North American Rayon Corporation following 47 years of service. He was a United States Army...
Arthur C. "Roy" Campbell 11/27/2020
Arthur C. "Roy" Campbell November 21, 2020 Date of Service: November 27, 2020 Interment Location:  Garden of the Last Supper   Arthur Cleveland “Roy” Campbell, 78, of Johnson City went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 21, 2020 while in the Life Care Center of Elizabethton following a lengthy illness. He was born in Elizabethton, the son of the late Cliney Clifton Campbell and Stella Mae Williams Campbell. He grew up farming where he found a lifelong passion for horses. He enjoyed fishing, family picnics, rodeos and especially wagon trains. He handcrafted many of the wagons used...
Barbara Jean Horton 11/25/2020
Barbara Jean Horton November 21, 2020 Date of Service: November 25, 2020 Entombment Location:  Mausoleum of Peace   Barbara Jean Horton, age 84, of Unicoi, passed away Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Franklin Woods Hospital. Covid-19 stole the time she had left to provide the blessings enjoyed by her daughter, family, friends and all those in her daily life. She was born July 30, 1936 to the late Daniel and Pauline Ellis. Barbara was the owner of Barbara’s Beauty Shop in Unicoi for over thirty years. She was an avid gardener, canner, cook, and she loved making apple butter. Barbara...
Reverend William H. "Bill" Davis 11/24/2020
William H. "Bill" Davis November 19, 2020 Date of Service: November 24, 2020 Interment Location:  Garden of Freedom   Galatians 2:20 I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me. Reverend William H. “Bill” Davis, age 73 passed away Thursday, November 19, 2020 at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. He was the son of the late Jack A Davis and Virgie Helen Trivette Davis. Bill was...
Brian Kirk Hinkle 11/24/2020
Brian Kirk Hinkle November 21, 2020 Date of Service: November 24, 2020 Entombment Location:  Mausoleum of Peace   Brian Kirk Hinkle was born on April 19, 1974 and passed away on November 21, 2020 and is under the care of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary. Graveside Funeral Services will be held on November 24, 2020 at 1:00 pm. They are survived by Julie Hinkle (Wife), Evelyn Hinkle (Mother), Ryan Hinkle (Son), Larry Hinkle (Father), Larry Hinkle (Brother).
Helen Egli 11/23/2020
Helen Egli November 19, 2020 Date of Service: November 23, 2020 Entombment Location:  Mausoleum of Peace   Helen Egli, age 87, of Elizabethton, Tennessee went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at her residence. Helen was born in Elizabethton to the late Dallas and Carrie Combs Howard. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Dean Egli; a daughter, Donna Egli; two sisters, Frances Howard and Pauline Church; and a brother, Herman Howard. Helen was a homemaker and loved being at home in the Stoney Creek Community. She was...
Robert Gene Honeycutt 11/22/2020
Robert Gene Honeycutt November 18, 2020 Date of Service: November 22, 2020 Interment Location:  Masonic Section   Robert Gene Honeycutt, 85, Hampton passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020. A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late John Wesley & Salley Jane Miller Honeycutt. He was retired from US Steel, Gary, Indiana after 35 years of service. He was also a brick mason. He was a member of Little Mountain Baptist Church but attended Little Doe Free Will Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife Helen Marie Honeycutt,...
Connie "Darlene" Sullivan 11/22/2020
Connie "Darlene" Sullivan November 17, 2020 Date of Service: November 22, 2020 Interment Location:  Garden of Gethsemane   Connie “Darlene” Sullivan, age 64, of Elizabethton, Tennessee was called home to join her family with the Lord on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 from the Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Darlene was born in Pinehurst, North Carolina to the late Johnny and Florence Caddell McNeill. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, John Wayne McNeill and Raymond Gerald McNeill; and a sister, Brenda Ann Conner. Darlene was a wonderful wife and mother whose life was her family. At...
Mary Evelyn Rock 11/21/2020
Mary Evelyn Rock November 17, 2020 Date of Service: November 21, 2020 Interment Location:  Garden of Devotion   Mary Evelyn Davis Rock, 92, Elizabethton passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, November 17, 2020 in the Johnson City Medical Center. She was born October 11, 1928 to the late David & Margaret Nave Davis. Mary was retired from J.C. Penney having worked in the Shoe department for over 30 years. She was a member of Zion Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Velmer M. Rock, by a son: Velmer Rock, Jr., three brothers: Bill,...
Christine Hill 11/21/2020
Christine "Chris" Hill November 4, 2020 Date of Service: November 21, 2020 Interment Location:  Dogwood Section   Christine “Chris” McKeehan -Hill , 70, of Elizabethton, passed away Wednesday November 4th at Johnson City Medical Center due to an extended illness. Christine was born in Streator, Illinois to Magdalena Plowman and Harry Melvin. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Ernie Hill, a son, Howard “Cricket” McKeehan, a brother, Terry Melvin and a very special Aunt Lois Plowman. She came to Tennessee in the early 1970’s and called Elizabethton her home. She always said the...
Virgie Trivette Davis 11/20/2020
Virgie Trivette Davis November 16, 2020 Date of Service: November 20, 2020 Entombment Location:  Mausoleum of Peace   “Thou hath been faithful over a few things. I will make thee ruler over many things, enter thou into the joy of the Lord.” Matthew 25:21 On Monday, November 16, 2020, with her family praying by her side, Virgie Davis, age 94, was called home peacefully to her reward. A resident of Elizabethton, Virgie was born in the Poga Community of Butler, Tennessee, the oldest of eight children born to the late Charlie and Delia Mann Trivette. She is also preceded in...
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