June 11, 1944—July 12, 2013
William Thomas Van Winkle, 69, of Sparta, passed away July 12, 2013, at his home. Funeral services were held July 15 in the chapel of Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Old Bon Air Cemetery. Joe Campbell officiated.
Mr. Van Winkle was born June 11, 1944, in Crossville to the late Henry Franklin and Vesty Bolin Van Winkle. He retired from Crossville Rubber Plant after 30 years.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Scott Van Winkle; brothers, Arlin Van Winkle, Lester Van Winkle and Creed Bolin; and sisters, Dolly Pippin, Mildred Thompson, Hassie Thompson, Pauline Beaty, Martha Beaty and Alma Downs.
Survivors include his wife, Melissa Van Winkle, of Sparta; stepsons, James Parks and John Thomas Parks, both of Sparta; daughter-in-law, Beverly Frasier; grandchildren, Crystal Grasty, T.C. Parks, Jessica Parks and Tim Parks; great-grandchildren, Kalie and Jada Turner, Mason and Kayden Kimmins, Maleah and Lakelyn Ledbetter; brothers, Charles Van Winkle, Phillip Van Winkle and Roy Van Winkle, all of Crossville; sisters, Stella Davis, Thelma Boles and Lola Breeding; and several nieces and nephews.
Danny Davis, Russel White, Daniel Boles, Cloyd Lewis, Jamie Brooks, Clifford Loshbough served as pallbearers.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
June 11, 1944—July 12, 2013
Michael Joshua Caughorn-Reed, 24, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 4, 2013. A private funeral service was held Dec. 9, 2013, with longtime family friend, Pastor Ralph Reagan, officiating.
Anna Schorman passed away peacefully on Dec. 6 at Wharton Nursing Home in Pleasant Hill after a brief illness. There will be a memorial service Jan. 18, at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant Hill Community Church.
Merel Hickey, 58, of Spring City, went home to be with the Lord Dec. 9, 2013. The family received friends Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m. EST, at Evans Mortuary. Funeral service will be today, Dec. 13, at 11 a.m. EST, with the Rev. Larry Long officiating. Interment and burial will follow the service in Glen Allice Cemetery in Rockwood.
Kenneth Eugene Applegate, 52, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville. Funeral services were held Dec. 10 at Bilbrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Mack Ballard and Bro. Chip Meadows officiating. Interment was in Newton Cemetery.
Earle Phillips Jr.
Earle Phillips Jr., born Columbus, OH, 1922, passed away Nov. 29, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. A memorial service is planned for early spring at the Fairfield Glade Methodist Church in Fairfield Glade. It will be announced at a later date.
Barbara Ann (Stuhlmacher) Heeschen, of Gettysburg, PA, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 1, 2013, after a 20-year struggle with heart disease and ensuing complications.
William C. "Bill" West, 86, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 1, 2013. Funeral services were held Dec. 4 from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Bro. Mike Kerley officiated, with special music by Jessi West.
Roy Kilby Sr.
Roy Lee Kilby Sr., 72, of Crab Orchard, passed away Nov. 29, 2013. Funeral services were held Dec. 1, 2013, from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Bro. Jeff Slaton officiating.
Christopher Lynn Dishman
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Joyce Burgess Croft
Joyce Burgess Croft, 70, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 5, 2013. Funeral services were held Dec. 8 from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Pastor Steven Pickard officiated, with burial in the Allen Springs Cemetery.
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