Knoxville Obituaries

Knoxville Obituaries

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  • Sunday | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    News 1 hour ago 9:18 p.m.Harold Markman of Markman's...

    A long time staple in the Knoxville small business scene has died. Harold Markman of Markman's Diamonds and Fine Jewelry passed away Sunday at the age of 89. After working in the jewelry industry throughout his childhood, Harold and his wife, Ida, opened Markman's Diamonds in 1976.

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  • Sunday Feb 7 | via Murfreesboro Post 

    Edward Bowlin Maupin III

    Edward Bowlin Maupin III , age 75, of Murfreesboro, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. He was born in Shelbyville, Tenn., on Feb. 7, 1940 to the late Edward B. "Eddie" Maupin, Jr. and Mary-Ruth Mclean Maupin.

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  • Sunday Feb 7 | via Murfreesboro Post 

    Mary Russell

    Mary Russell , age 78, of Smyrna, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. A native of Knoxville, Tenn., she was preceded in death by her parents, James Ruble and Hazel Cordell Carroll Martin; brother, Jim Martin and his wife Jean; and sister-in-law, Betty Martin.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Cape Coral Daily Breeze 

    Michael Robert Etherson

    Michael Robert Etherson passed away suddenly on January 29th, 2016 in Cape Coral, , FL. He was born in Islilp, New York on March 2, 1965.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Columbia Daily Herald 

    Memorial service set for Columbia banker, civic leader

    A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Friday in honor of Michael Ayer, a Columbia banker and officer with the Kiwanis Club. Ayer, who died Jan. 30, began his career at Third National Bank in Nashville and later moved to Valley Fidelity Bank in Knoxville.

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Daily Times 

    Dillard Sutton

    Dillard Sutton, age 83, of Knoxville, Tennessee, since 2004, formerly of Cosby, Tennessee, passed Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Blount Memorial Hospital after an extended illness. He was retired from the Tennessee Department of Transportation.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Daily Times 

    Mary Gladys McBrayer Houts-Sherwood

    Mary Gladys McBrayer Houts-Sherwood, age 98, of Knoxville, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016, at Smith Trinity Chapel with funeral service at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow at New South Liberty Cemetery in Athens, TN.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Christopher Allen Johnston

    Surviving are his wife, Melissa Anne Farley-Johnston, whom he married May 21, 2013, in Reston, Va.; three siblings: Michael Jr. of Herndon, Va., Shellie Anne Johnston of Knoxville, Tenn. and Kevin of Hollidaysburg; his nephew, Timothy; two nieces: Grace and Camila; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and in-laws: Barbara, Elizabeth, James, Taylor and Avery.

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  • Saturday Jan 30 | via Daily Times 

    Shirley 'Jean' McClanahan

    Shirley "Jean" McClanahan, age 65, of Maryville, passed away after a courageous 5 year battle with ovarian cancer. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and retired from IJ Company.

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  • Saturday Jan 30 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Bill S. Quinn

    After a 38-year career, he retired from Bowater as a paper maker. He was an avid bird hunter, gardener and an all around outdoorsman.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Daily Times 

    Shirley 'Jean' McClanahan

    Shirley "Jean" McClanahan, age 65, of Maryville, passed away after a courageous 5-year battle with ovarian cancer. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and retired from IJ Company.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Stop the Violence: From gangs to god Read Story Mary...

    In the two decades since we last met James Davis, he hasn't lost an ounce of passion for the Knoxville community. "I was impressed upon the Lord that I had to make changes in my community," Davis said in an interview with 10News in 1995.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Daily Times 

    Mary G. Sherwood

    SHERWOOD, MARY G. , 98, of Knoxville, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Kindred Healthcare of Maryville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Smith Funeral & Cremation Service.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Crime 1 hour ago 10:55 p.m.Stop the Violence: from g...

    This is not the first time that the life of a young person in Knoxville has sparked a conversation about stopping gang violence In the two decades since we last met James Davis, he hasn't lost an ounce of passion for the Knoxville community. "I was impressed upon the Lord that I had to make changes in my community," Davis said in an interview with 10News in 1995, "If I was going to see change carry on, I was going to have to get somebody who was going to carry on the legacy to pass the baton and of course that was our youth."

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Dayton Daily News 

    MARSH, Annie M.

    News Death Notice MARSH, Annie M. 93, of Knoxville, TN, passed away peacefully on January 22, 2016 in Marietta, GA. Annie was born in Graysville, Tennessee and at only three pounds, she was not expected to survive.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via Daily Times 

    Lavenia Pauline Cruze

    Lavenia Pauline Cruze, age 58, was called home to heaven on January 20, 2016, after a brief illness. She was born on July 12, 1957, in Knoxville, Tennessee to the late Florence Eidson Cruze and Howard Cruze.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via Martinsburg Journal 

    Martha K. Hopkins

    She spent 34 years as the secretary/bookkeeper of Morristown Hamblen Childcare Centers Inc. She was a longtime member of Bethel Baptist Church and current member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via Daily Times 

    Lois Bivens Stubblefield

    Lois Bivens Stubblefield, passed away on January 25, 2016, at Ft. Sanders Medical Center in Knoxville.

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  • Saturday Jan 23 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    Curry, Clarence Neal

    Clarence Neal Curry, 70, of Martinsville, passed away Friday, January 15, 2016, at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville & Henry County.

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  • Saturday Jan 23 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Monte Steve Hall

    He was an employee of Frito Lay in Knoxville. He was a member of Waterville Baptist Church in Cleveland.

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