Aug. 22, 1929—Nov. 27, 2012
Dorothy Danson Lawson, 83, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 27, 2012, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Funeral services were held Dec. 1 at Bilbrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Terry Swaw officiating. Interment was in Mayland Cemetery.
She was born Aug. 22, 1929, in Canada, the daughter of the late Charles Albert and Margaret (Leslie) Brackstone. Mrs. Lawson was retired from Hill's Department Store and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her daughter, Peggy Allen and husband, Bobby, of Crossville; sons, Hal Danson and wife, Kim, of Sparta, Mike Danson and wife, Sandee, and Mark "Scratch" Danson and wife, Joan, all of Crossville; sister, Marjorie Petty of England; and brother, Raymond Brackstone of Canada. She is also survived by five grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth W. Lawson; sister, Betty Franklin; brother, Leslie Brackstone; and great-granddaughter, Kaylee Danson.
Pallbearers were Josh Danson, Casey Allen, Brisco Walker and Mark Bernabei.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Aug. 22, 1929—Nov. 27, 2012
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.
Graveside funeral services for Lidda Buckner, 82, of Crossville, were held Nov. 30 from the Welch Memorial Cemetery. The Rev. Harold Hawkins officiated.
Levis "Hook" Boston, 88, of Sparta, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, at Life Care Center of Sparta.
He was born April 3, 1925, in Crossville, the son of Hattie Boston.
Ruby Lee (Hedgecoth) Tabor, 70, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 22, 2013, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home Nov. 26, with Bro. Jerry Brewer officiating. Darryl Smith gave the eulogy and Lynda Carver read a poem, "Angels in the Stars." Randy Tabor sang a song he wrote for Mrs. Tabor. Burial followed in Fredonia Cemetery.
Elene Beam McMillan, 100, Jonesborough, passed away Nov. 26, 2013, at her home. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Nov. 30, at noon at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home in Jonesborough, with the Rev. Tammy Wright officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, prior to the service. Interment will follow at Maple Lawn Cemetery.
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