Knoxville Obituaries

Knoxville Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Sprouse, Herbert Ray Sprouse Lakeland - Herbert Ray

    Herbert Ray Sprouse, 87, died Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at Highland Lake Center. He was a member of Southside Assembly of God Church for many years.

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  • Wednesday Jul 27 | via The Daily Record 

    Stephen Brown

    Stephen Mason Brown, 72, of Orrville, died Monday, July 25, 2016, at Aultman Hospital in Canton, after a brief illness. Stephen was born on Jan. 1, 1944, in Knoxville, Tenn., graduated from Central High School in 1962, and attended Maryville College, where he studied pipe organ.

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  • Tuesday Jul 26 | via Daily Times 

    George William Hooks

    George William Hooks, age 94, born October 19, 1921, in Knoxville, TN, passed away Monday, July 25, 2016, at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation, Maryville. He was of the Baptist faith, was a commercial artist, and retired from AD-Graphics.

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  • Thursday Jul 21 | via Daily Times 

    Margaret Anne Yearwood Fontenot

    On January 29, 1938, Margaret Anne Yearwood was born to Carl "Rabbit" Yearwood and Agnes O'Connor Yearwood in the new St. Mary's Hospital in East Knoxville. On Wednesday, July 20, 2016 she peacefully went to join Agnes and Rabbit in their heavenly home.

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  • Tuesday Jul 19 | via Daily Times 

    Paul Allen Reynolds

    Paul Allen Reynolds, of Townsend, passed away peacefully July 18, 2016, at home. Born September 22, 1938, Paul was a member of First Lutheran Church of Knoxville and worked as a civil engineer.

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  • Tuesday Jul 19 | via Daily Times 

    Claudia Phyllis Lane

    Claudia Phyllis Lane, age 67, of Townsend, died Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at NHC Knoxville. She was a very loving and caring person who enjoyed spending time with family, especially trips with her grandson.

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  • Monday Jul 18 | via Daily Times 

    Kathryn McCulloch (Nowell) Peery

    Kathryn McCulloch Peery passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016, at UT Medical Center in Knoxville. The memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 21st, at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Maryville, TN.

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  • Monday Jul 18 | via Daily Times 

    Carey Benjamin Dalton Sr.

    Carey Benjamin "Benny" Dalton Sr., age 68, passed away at his home in Maryville on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016. He was born & raised in Walland, TN, and was a 1965 graduate of Walland High School as Valedictorian and Mr. Walland.

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  • Sunday Jul 17 | via Daily Times 

    Harold Dean Lambert

    Harold Dean Lambert passed away Friday, July 15, in his hometown of Maryville, Tennessee. He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Jean Teffeteller Lambert.

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  • Sunday Jul 17 | via Dayton Daily News 

    HAMILTON, Patricia A.

    News Death Notice HAMILTON, Patricia A. Age 70, departed this life Sunday, July 10, 2016. She was born March 29, 1946 in Knoxville, TN to the late James D. and Annie B. Smith.

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  • Friday Jul 15 | via WATE-TV Knoxville 

    Knoxville seniors receive flowers from Pat Summitt C...

    Thousands of people turned out Thursday night to remember the life of Lady Vols Coach Pat Summitt who died earlier this month following a battle with Alzheimer's. The celebration of life at Thompson Boling Arena was filled with an abundance of gorgeous flowers which were all picked up and re-purposed for a great cause - brightening the lives of those dealing with the same disease.

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  • Friday Jul 15 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    And-Finally 1 mins ago 6:50 p.m.Volunteers surprise ...

    Volunteers re-purpose the flowers used at the Pat Summitt Celebration of Life as gifts for senior citizens. July 15, 2016.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Salt Lake Tribune 

    The stool and whistle used by Tennessee womena s bas...

    Knoxville, Tenn. a Pat Summitt's friends, relatives, rivals, fans and former players gathered Thursday to honor the former Tennessee women's basketball coach in the arena where she orchestrated some of her greatest victories.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via The Miami Herald 

    Pat Summitt remembered for achievements on, off court

    Pat Summitt was remembered as a loving mother, a loyal friend and a tireless fighter as well as a champion coach Thursday in a public ceremony honoring the person who built Tennessee women's basketball dynasty. FILE - In this June 28, 2016, file photo, Teresa Olive, of Knoxville, Tenn., touches a statue of Pat Summitt as she pays her respects at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tenn.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Salt Lake Tribune 

    College basketball: Public service for Summitt takin...

    Knoxville, Tenn. a Pat Summitt's friends, relatives, rivals, fans and former players gathered Thursday to honor the former Tennessee women's basketball coach in the arena where she orchestrated some of her greatest victories.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via The Jackson Sun 

    Public service for Pat Summitt tonight at UT Knoxville

    Pat Summitt will be honored in the basketball arena where she orchestrated some of her greatest victories. The service also will be webcast at UT Martin.

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  • Thursday Jul 14 | via Trading Post 

    Fred H. Collins

    Born in Knoxville, Tennessee on Jan. 1, 1926, he was a resident of Norton for most of his life, moving to Wadsworth 12 years ago. Fred was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and retired from Great Northern Saving in 1985.

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg 

    Nation-Now 21 mins ago 11:23 p.m.Zaevion Dobson's fa...

    Zenobia Dobson dried her eyes and began to make her way to the 2016 ESPY Awards stage as the tribute to her 15-year-old son, Zaevion Dobson, ended. Television cameras panned across the rows of athletes at the Microsoft Theater also fighting back tears as Zenobia's other two sons walked arm-in-arm with their mother.

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via USA Today 

    ESPYS honor hero teen who died shielding friends

    Protecting two friends, 15-year-old Zaevion Dobson was shot to death on Dec. 17. On Wednesday, his family accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award on his behalf, and delivered a power message about gun violence. Zaevion Dobson's family delivers powerful message at ESPY Awards Protecting two friends, 15-year-old Zaevion Dobson was shot to death on Dec. 17. On Wednesday, his family accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award on his behalf, and delivered a power message about gun violence.

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via Washington Examiner 

    Obama, Biden make ESPY appearances

    President Obama taped an anti-gun violence message for the 2016 ESPY Awards show praising Zaevion Dobson , the 15-year-old football player from Knoxville, Tenn., who died in December after he shielded a group of girls from a spray of bullets. "Zaevion gave his life to save someone else's.

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