April 13, 1924―Dec. 25, 2012
James Herbert McCormick, 88, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 25, 2012. Funeral services will be held Friday, Dec. 28, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., two hours prior to the service, at Hood Funeral Home. Burial will be in Woody Cemetery.
He was born April 13, 1924, in Cumberland County, the son of Jim and Cora Bell Phipps McCormick. He was retired from the United States Army having served during World War II and Korea. He was also retired after many years with TVA and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. He very active in many civic and military organizations such as Masonic Lodge #483, Scottish Rite and Alhambra Shrine Club in Chattanooga, VFW Post #5025 and the American Legion Old Dixie Post #238. He served as past commander of the DAV and the American Legion.
He is survived by his son, James Lynn McCormick and his wife, Sherry, of Chattanooga; daughter, Deborah King and her husband, Kevin, of Kingston; grandchildren, Nicki Noland, Kelsea, Shay and Winter McCormick; great-grandchildren, Jamey and Syndey Noland; many nieces and nephews; and special caregiver, Clara Taylor.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wives, Eula Mae Campbell McCormick and Willie Mae McCormick; brothers, Ernest, Toby and Charlie McCormick; and sisters, Vena Sharp, Mattie Polonus, Delcie Akins and Ola B. Woody Turner.
The family has respectfully asked that donations be made to the Shriners Children's Hospital in Cincinnati, OH, and Lexington, KY.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
April 13, 1924―Dec. 25, 2012
John William Irvin, 85, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at his home. A memorial service will be held Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. at Tansi Community Church, with Dr. Paul Dixon officiating. Family will receive friends on Tuesday at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Hospice of Cumberland County.
Helen Dellene (Lewis) Meadows, 83, of Sparta, passed away Nov. 30, 2013, at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home Dec. 4, with Bro. Ralph Reagan officiating. Interment was in Clifty Cemetery.
Ronald Waldo Evans, "Ron," 79, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 1, 2013, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. John Purdue and the Rev. Jerry Mayo officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, from noon to 1 p.m., at the funeral home.
Carolyn O. Dyer, 62, of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away Nov. 30, 2013.
Robert Thomas Thurman, 89, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 30, 2013.
Barbara J. Polson, 66, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 30, 2013. Graveside services were held Dec. 3 at Woody Cemetery. Bro. Noel Turner officiated.
Jackson Walker Fitch, 4, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 30, 2013, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. A graveside was held at McEwen Cemetery in McEwen, TN, Dec. 3, with Bro. Brian Smith officiating. The family received friends Dec. 2 at Bilbrey Funeral Home.
Dion Ault Sr.
Dion G. Ault Sr., 65 of Pikeville passed away Dec. 2, 2013. A celebration of Dion’s life will be held Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Pikeville Funeral Home, with Bro. Milton Kerr and Bro. Doyle Ashburn officiating. Burial will be in the Hamilton Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 4-9 p.m. and on Saturday from 11-1 p.m.
Mildred Joe Jones, 74, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, at NHC Healthcare Fort Sanders. Funeral services were held Nov. 30 at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with Bro. Danny Wyatt officiating. Burial was in Elmore Cemetery.
Memorial services for John Richard Duffy, 77, of the Cumberland Cove Community of Monterey, will be conducted Thursday, Dec. 5, at 2 p.m. from the Cumberland Cove Welcome Center. The family will receive friends at the Welcome Center following services Thursday.
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