Sept. 6, 1927 — Jan. 15, 2013
Crossville's own "Fried Pie Lady" Margaret Louise (Smith) Sherrill, 85, of Crossville, passed away Jan. 15, 2013. Funeral services were held Jan. 18 at Bilbrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Joel Richards officiating. Interment was in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Mrs. Sherrill was born Sept. 6, 1927, in Crossville, the daughter of the late Dewey George and Martha Jane (Beyer) Smith.
She was retired from Carter's Ink and was a member of First Baptist Church. She loved to cook, quilt and play rummy.
Survivors include her daughters, Rita Kitchens (Robert) of Crossville, Sue Melson (Jeff) of Smyrna and Regina Strecker (Paul) of Crossville; brothers, John Lee Smith (Eunice) of Crossville, Delmer Smith (Monica) of Shalimar, FL, Vernon Lane Smith (Brenda) of Douglasville, GA, and Nowell Smith (Vicky) of Lebanon; sisters, Vanieneta Wisdom of Crossville, Jessie Dean (Warren) of Crossville, Linda Moffett (Ken) of Cleveland and Velma Burgess (Dave) of Crossville; grandchildren, Lori and Skip Freitag, Ronald and Cristie Neal, Lewis and Lesley Neal, Erica Neal, Andrew Burgess and Joshua Melson; and great-grandchildren, Morgan, Braden, Alex, Molly, Levi and Conner Neal and Sienna Howe.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Nelda Arlene Sherrill; grandson, Randy A. Neal; and brothers, Robert "Rabbit" Smith, Frankie Smith, Ronnie Smith and Freddy Alfonso Smith.
Pallbearers were Ronald Neal, Lewis Neal, Andrew Burgess, Joshua Melson, Skip Freitag and Stacey Ledbetter.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Sept. 6, 1927 — Jan. 15, 2013
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William “Bill” Fancher Graham, 70, of Crossville, passed away peacefully at home July 19, 2014, after a long and courageous battle with malignant lymphoma. Funeral services were held July 22 at Main St. Church of Christ. Bro. Barry Kennedy and Bro. Larry McDuffee officiated, with burial in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Dr. Charles Brookhart
Dr. Charles Edward Brookhart passed away July 21, 2014, in Overland Park, KS. He was 85.
Hester Lucille Campbell, 86, of Crossville, passed away July 20, 2014, at Cumberland Medical Center.The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 22, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 23, at 11 a.m. at Zion Hill Baptist Church, with Bro. Joe Campbell and Bro. Stanley Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in Burgess Cemetery.
Hugh Hendricks Jr.
Hugh W. Hendricks Jr., 66, of Alpharetta, GA, departed this life at his home July 16, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.
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Mary Van Dorn
Mary Faye Van Dorn, 70, of Grandview, passed away July 14, 2014, at Cumberland Medical Center. The family will receive friends today, July 18, from 10 a.m. to noon at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with the service at noon at the funeral home. Bro. Chip Meadows will officiate and burial will be in Haley's Grove Cemetery in Crab Orchard.
Mr. Jamie Ray McCloud, 34, passed away July 11, 2014, at Alexandria Inova Hospital in Alexandria, VA.
Sir James Douglas
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