Ellen Hunt Harrison, age 92, of Maryville, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, at her home.

Grace Elizabeth LaPietra, age 88, of Sweetwater, formerly of Long Island, New York, went to be with Jesus on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, at her home. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Athens.

Beulah Estelle Long, age 89, of Sweetwater, was born Oct. 23, 1929, in Livingston, Tennessee. She passed away on Sept. 25, 2019.

Donna Kaye Chapa, age 67, of Madisonville, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, at Blount Memorial Hospital. She was born March 30, 1952.

Bob Thompson, age 61, of Sweetwater, passed away unexpectedly Sunday morning, Sept. 22, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital.

Tincie “Tiny” Mae Freeman, of Tellico Plains, made her journey home to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. She was a lifelong resident of the Towee Falls community, where she dedicated her life to the hard work of raising her children and grandchildren.

Robert T. Davis, age 89, passed away on Sept. 21, 2019, at Tennova Hospital in Powell, Tennessee.

Ruth Ann Collake, of Madisonville, passed away at 8:37 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at Life Care Center of Copper Basin.

Essie Lee Elrod, of Madisonville, passed away at 8:20 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital. She enjoyed homemaking, yard sales, canning and helping others. She was of the Baptist faith.

Harold Phil Patterson, of Philadelphia, passed away at 1:49 p.m. on Friday Sept. 6, 2019, at Ft. Loudoun Medical Center.

Annie L. Taylor, of Vonore, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. She was 85 years old.

Mildred Dyche Rozic, formerly of Sweetwater, Tennessee, passed away on Sept. 5, 2019.

Ronald L. Faulkner (PeaWea) flew home to God’s Celestial Shore to dwell forever on Sept. 5. He was surrounded by family and friends.

Davy N. “Crock” Armour, of Sweetwater, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019. He was a member of Glenlock Baptist Church, of Sweetwater. Crock was a well-known livestock farmer in Monroe, McMinn and Meigs counties.

John W. Liszeski, age 77, of Madisonville, passed away peacefully at his home, on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019.

Steve Beddingfield, age 57, of Niota, went on to be with Jesus on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019.

Eldon Ray Wright Sr., 52, a resident of Sweetwater, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, at his home.

David Paul Long passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully at his home in Ball Play on Aug. 29, 2019.

Dwayne Lonas Cathey, of Tellico Plains, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 7:14 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 at U.T. Medical Center.

Donald “Donny” Glenn Tyler, of Maryville, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

Martha Owen Thatcher left her earthly home into the loving arms of Jesus Christ on Wednesday evening, Aug. 21, 2019. She was surrounded by family and friends.

Christine Owens Giles, age 81, of Madisonville, passed peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019.

Robert Ireland Carter Jr., 75, of Englewood, passed away at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at his home.

Lucille Henry, of Sweetwater, passed away on Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital. She was a member of True Gospel Baptist Church in Sweetwater.

Charles “Chuck” Inman Dixon III, of Sweetwater, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019. He was of the Methodist faith and a member of the Sweetwater VFW. He was owner and operator of his family business, Dixon Cast Company.

Following a brief illness at the University of Tennessee Medical Center, Roy Hubert Inman Jr. peacefully transitioned to Heaven in the early morning hours of Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019.

Patricia Lynn, of Tellico Plains, passed away on Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital. She was of the Catholic faith.

Helen L. Vadala, of Sweetwater, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at her home. She was of the Methodist faith.

Bobby Gene Wolfe, of Sweetwater, was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, at Blount Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his family. He retired from the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency after 36 years of service as a game warden. He was a 50-year member of the Vonore Mas…

Kim Jeffrey Yates, of Vonore, passed away at 5:45 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at U.T. Medical Center. He was a graduate of Mt. Carmel High School, in Chicago, Illinois.

Sandra Kay Kron, of Madisonville, passed away at 6:15 a.m. on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at her home. She enjoyed working in her gardens, fishing and spending time with family.

Gregg Allen Cook, of Sweetwater, passed away on Friday, July 26, 2019. He was born on Nov. 5, 1965, in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He was married to his wife of 27 years, Tina Snyder Cook. He was a former CoorsTek ceramics inspector, and a proud veteran of the United States Navy. He was a lifetime …

Helen Lee Reedy, of Madisonville, passed away on Thursday morning, July 25, 2019, at Blount Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Madisonville Presbyterian Church.

Fredie S. Cooter, of Niota, went home to be with Jesus on Monday, July 22, 2019. He was of the Pentecostal faith. Retired from the McMinn County Highway Department. Best known for singing with the Oakwood Brothers Bluegrass Gospel group. He loved watching the U.T. Vols football games with hi…

Thomas “Tommy” Edward White, of Tellico Plains, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019, at his residence. A native of Athens and longtime resident of Tellico Plains, he was the son of the late Bill S. White. He had managed the Broken Arrow Campground in Green Cove for many years.

Faye Moser Hall, widow of Alvin Hall, of Sweetwater, passed away at 6:05 a.m. on Saturday, July 20, 2019, at her home. She was of the Church of God faith.

Voleana Cansler Stallcup, of Sweetwater, passed away at 5:12 p.m. on Friday, July 19, 2019, at Wood Presbyterian Home.

Linda Sue Thomas Elliott, of Sweetwater, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 18, 2019. She attended Forkners Chapel United Methodist Church.

Ruby Louise Shelley McCulley, formerly of Sweetwater, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. She was a member of Sweetwater First Baptist Church.

Scottie Dwayne Nichols, of Madisonville, formerly of Tellico Plains, passed away at 6:26 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Madisonville Health & Rehab.

Ford Austin Billingsley Jr. passed away on July 3, 2019, at his home, in Sweetwater. He was a graduate of High Point High School in Sweetwater, and a retired gunnery sergeant in the United States Marine Corp, where he received many medals and accommodations. He also worked after retirement i…

HODGE, Tommy B., age 86, of Madisonville, passed away at his home July 4th, 2019.

James “Pat” Wilson, of Englewood, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019, at his residence. Pat was a graduate of Tennessee Wesleyan, taught 30 years at Tellico Plains High School, and ministered at Starr Mountain Church of Christ.

Tommy B. Hodge, of Madisonville, passed away on July 4, 2019, at his home.

Callie Ryan Jordan met her divine appointment with our Savior Jesus Christ on June 28, 2019, while serving in Mexico on a mission trip. Her bright smile, loving spirit and positive outlook will be the memories we cling to most from her 15 years on this earth. Callie was extraordinary in many…

Geneva Grace Moser went home to be with her Lord and savior on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was a member of Burls Chapel Church. She was a true Christian woman that loved the Lord. She was a wife, mother, grandmother, sister, friend, and an inspiration to many people.…

Ruth Atkins, of Sweetwater, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 1, 2019. Ruth was a faithful and the oldest founding member of South Madisonville Baptist Church. For seven years she was under the loving care of the staff of Sweetwater Nursing Center.

Mary Estella Howell, a resident of Athens, passed away on Wednesday morning, July 3, 2019, in a local hospital. She was born in Maryville, on May 26, 1942, a daughter of the late James Theodore Chapman and Myrtle Jane Chapman. Mary was a former employee of Sweetwater Hospital, and a member o…

Gerald Andrew Mager, of Madisonville, passed away at 5:11 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital. Member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church. Veteran of Vietnam War, serving in the U.S. Army.

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