Knoxville Obituaries

Knoxville Obituaries

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  • 17 hrs ago | via WATE-TV Knoxville 

    Community mourns young mom killed in weekend shooting

    Many hearts are hurting as a family grapples with the loss of a young mom. On Sunday, Knoxville police say 22-year-old Tamela Moore was shot and killed.


  • 21 hrs ago | via The Greenville Sun 

    Knoxville Diocese Responds To Advocates' Claims

    The Diocese of Nashville routinely moved pedophile priests to rural parishes in East Tennessee and elsewhere when it oversaw Catholic Church activities for all of Tennessee prior to 1988, a member of a group of victims abused by priests is claiming. The Diocese of Knoxville responded by characterizing claims made by the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests organization as "baseless."


  • Friday Nov 9 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    Gary L. Ferguson

    Gary L. Ferguson, 69, of Woodworth Avenue, Jamestown, formerly of Foote Avenue Ext, Kiantone, passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at the UT Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn.


  • Thursday Nov 8 | via The Greenville Sun 

    Dr. Hugh Oliver Jaynes

    He served in the U.S. Army from 1953-55, received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in dairy manufacturing at University of Tennessee Knoxville, and a Ph.D. in food science at the University of Illinois. Hugh worked for Pet Inc. in Greenville, Illinois, as a research microbiologist and chemistry section chief.


  • Wednesday Nov 7 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Bishop Gilford Hill

    He was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter, Dora M. Gash; grandson, Victor M. Hill; three brothers, Willard R. Hill, Edward O. Hill, and Lodies Earles; and two sisters, Ethel Jackson and Hazel Powell. He graduated from Austin High School in 1946, and enlisted in the Army of the United States Armed Forces on June 2, 1945.


  • Tuesday Nov 6 | via Observer 

    Kathleen Allen

    Kathleen Allen, 62, of Calamus, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home early Saturday morning, Nov. 3, 2018. Kathy was born June 27, 1956, to Raymond and Darlene Beresford Fries in Dubuque.


  • Monday Nov 5 | via 

    Today Memorial Service For Retired Dothan Police Chi...

    Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at First Baptist Church of Dothan 300 West Main Street, Dothan, Alabama 36301 with Reverend Bob Gross officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 pm 2:45 pm at the church prior to the service.


  • Saturday Nov 3 | via Daily Times 

    Obituaries for Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018

    Gary Michael Huffstetler , 74, of Maryville, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Gary was born Dec. 2, 1943, in Maryville, to Jessie and Alonzo Huffstetler.


  • Saturday Nov 3 | via 

    Bernard L. Chapman

    Bernard L. Chapman, 77 of Belpre, Ohio died on November 2, 2018 at the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center. He was born in Clarksburg, WV on September 11, 1941 and was the son of the late Helmer L. and Vivian V. Powell Chapman.


  • Friday Nov 2 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    South Knoxville resident, Johnny Knoxville's father ...

    "He was hilariously impatient and grumpily kind, and he loved my mother and his children more than anything. He was a loyal friend and not afraid to stretch an already exciting and legitimate truth into infinity," Knoxville wrote.


  • Tuesday Oct 30 | via The Greenville Sun 

    William Gary Long

    William Gary Long, born Sept. 28, 1941, in Knoxville, passed away Friday at Veterans Administration Community Living Center in Johnson City.


  • Tuesday Oct 30 | via Martinsburg Journal 

    Margaret DiMagno

    Born Dec. 24, 1938, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Wesley Zeigler and Emma Seavers Zeigler. She was a graduate of Hershey High School and received her nursing degree from Harrisburg Polyclinic Hospital School of Nursing.


  • Saturday Oct 27 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Althene Buchanan

    Funeral services for Mrs. Althene Buchanan, 84, of Cookeville, will be held at 3 p.m. today, Sunday, Oct. 28, from the Cookeville chapel of Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. Rev. Bill Stone will officiate.


  • Friday Oct 26 | via WATE-TV Knoxville 

    Knoxville Fire Dept. honors fallen firefighters in a...

    The Knoxville Fire Department on Thursday held its annual memorial service at Firefighter Memorial Park, near the downtown fire station on Summit Hill Drive to honor fallen firefighters. City officials, fire officials along with family gathered on Oct. 25 to pay tribute to the 24 firefighters who have died in the line of duty since 1875.


  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Knoxville Children's Theatre founder and producing d...

    After learning the news of Knoxville Children's Theater Founder Zack Allen's unexpected death, students, friends, and colleagues shared stories of the Producing Director's impact on their lives. "Zack changed my life," said Tony Award-winning producer Ashlee Latimer, who recently returned to Knoxville to direct the theater's rendition of 101 Dalmations in September.


  • Monday Oct 22 | via Powhatan Today 


    DOUTHAT, Leslie Page Arnall, passed away on October 20, 2018. She was born September 26, 1957, to her parents, R.H. Arnall and Barbara Hervey Arnall.


  • Saturday Oct 20 | via Daily Times 

    Philip D. Akers Sr.

    Philip D. Akers Sr., of Maryville, passed away at his home Oct. 13, 2018. Philip was a graduate of the University of Tenn.


  • Thursday Oct 18 | via The Chatsworth Times 

    Mr. Paul Jackson

    Mr. Paul Jackson, age 80, of Chatsworth, passed away Monday, October 8, 2018, at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of Murray County and one of the largest land developers in Murray County.


  • Wednesday Oct 17 | via Daily Times 

    Lonnie McClanahan

    Lonnie McClanahan, age 68, of Maryville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. He was a lifelong logger and excavator in the Maryville and Blount County area.


  • Oct 12, 2018 | via Williamson Herald 

    Obituary: Mary Mina Morgan

    Mrs. Morgan was borl on April 30, 1936, in Shelbyville. She grew up in Knoxville, where she graduated from West High School and the University of Tennessee.