John F. Hassell Jr., 65, a resident of Madisonville, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, at Sweetwater Hospital.
He was born in Highpoint, North Carolina, a son of the late John and Armanda Hassell. John moved to Athens, Tennessee, in 1998 and later relocated to Madisonville.
He was a member of Keith Memorial United Methodist Church. John was a member of the Kiwanis and was active in the American Cancer Society and many other community organizations in both McMinn and Monroe counties.
John leaves behind to cherish his memory: his loving wife of 41 years, Peggy Hassell;
Daughter and son-in-law, Meghan Hassell Nico and Logan Nico;
Stepson, Greg Walker;
Three grandchildren, John Beckett Nico, Jalen Walker and Jansen Walker;
Two sisters, Norma Stephens and Nancy Wilkins;
Numerous other extended family members and a host of special friends.
There were no public services in honor of his wishes. You are encouraged to share a memory of John and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home of Athens is honored to assist his family with these arrangements.