Oct. 22, 1932—Nov. 12, 2013
Dorothy Elizabeth (Calvert) Conklin passed away peacefully Nov. 12, 2013. Surrounding her were her husband, Donald, and her five children, Kerry Merrill, Kathy Shaw, Keith Conklin, Kevin Conklin and Kelly Conrardy, and her daughter-in-law, Karyn Conklin.
"Dot," as she was known to everyone, was born Oct. 22, 1932, in Shelbyville, KY, to Donald and Robbie (Smith) Calvert. She was married to Don Oct. 21, 1950, and enjoyed 63 years of marriage.
She was preceded in death by her two brothers, Donald and David Calvert, and her sister, Eleanor MacKinnon.
Dot was loved by many because she loved others so enthusiastically. Her laughter, sense of humor and love for her family and God made her life full to the overflow. Her family includes daughters, Kerry Merrill and husband, Dave, of Oswego, IL, and their children, Joel and Michael; Kathy Shaw and her husband, Scott, of Oswego, IL, and their children, Dean and Kent; and Kelly Conrardy and her husband, Tim, of Bristol, IL; and two sons, Ketih Conklin of Earlville, IL, and Kevin and his wife, Karyn, of Charlotte, NC, and his two daughter, Brittany and Elyse. Her family also includes 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, with one on the way.
Dot enjoyed card playing, making her house a home, gardening and sewing. She cherished her time with family and loved her social and church events with their many friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cumberland Fellowship and designated to the Meals and More Ministry.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Oct. 22, 1932—Nov. 12, 2013
William D. Methvin
Mr. William D. Methvin passed away March 31, 2014, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
Dannie Glen Lowe, 61, of Crossville, passed away April 16, 2014 at Cumberland Medical Center. Family will receive friends today, April 18, at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service will follow at 1 p.m., with Bro. Bradley Hatfield officiating. Burial will follow at Rinnie Cemetery.
William Edward Day, 89, of Crab Orchard, passed away April 14, 2014, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Funeral services were held April 17, with Bro. Bob Hawkins officiating.
Thurman McKinley Mutter, 83, of Crossville, TN passed away on March 10, 2014, at Cumberland Medical Center. A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 19, at 1 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home.
Jennie Louise May, 82, of Crossville, passed away April 12, 2014, at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville. Funeral serivces will be held Saturday, April 19, at 11 a.m. at Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Lanita Monroe officiating. Interment will be in Black Oak Cemetery.
James Lesley England, 92, of Sparta, passed away April 14, 2014, at his residence.
Geraldine Ruth Brown, 87, of Crossville, passed away April 10, 2014. Funeral services were held April 14 from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Burial was in Linary Cemetery. Bro. Steve Watts and Bro. Tim Watts officiated.
Mrs. Robin E. Williams, 47, of the Potters Chapel community, passed away April 10, 2014, in the Fort Sanders Hospital. Funeral services were held April 12, with Bro. Roy Langley officiating.
Margaret Mae Thompson, 55, Crossville, passed away April 7, 2014, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home April 11, with Bro. Terry Swaw officiating.
James Lee Curtis Stepp, 59, was born June 8, 1954, in Crossville, to George and Jessie Stepp and passed away April 9, 2014.
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