Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN


July 20, 2006

July 21 obituaries

Dwight E. Henry

April 30, 1943 — July 16, 2006

Dwight Edward Henry, 63, of Crossville, passed away July 16, 2006. Funeral services were conducted July 19 from the chapel of Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with Ted Woody officiating and performing a vocal solo. Burial was in Crossville City Cemetery.

Mr. Henry was born Aug. 30, 1943 in Albany, KY, the son of Kiefel Woody Henry and William Everett Henry.

He was an electrician and served in the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of First Baptist Church. He was an avid golfer and sports fan, especially football and baseball.

Survivors include his mother, Kiefel Woody Henry; Judith Flynn Henry Watson with whom he has three sons, William Edward Henry, David Bryan Henry and Steven Boyd Henry, all of Ohio; grandchildren, Christopher Henry, Benjamin Henry, Miranda Henry, Morgan Henry and Taylor Henry, all of Ohio; brother, Donald Bernard Henry of Crossville; and sister, Nancy Carole Skidmore of Kingston.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Everett Henry; and brother, William Patrick Henry.

Pallbearers were Dan Bristow, Jay Skidmore, James Henry, Robert Smith, John Skidmore and Larry Watson.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.

Kenneth R. Obenberger

June 6, 1930 — July 6, 2006

Kenneth Raymond Obenberger, 76 of Fairfield Glade, passed away July 6, 2006. Memorial services were held July 20 from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Burial was in Arlington National Cemetery.

Mr. Obenberger was born June 6, 1930 in Milwaukee, WI, the son of Albert and Evangeline Bendel Obenberger.

He was retired after 20 years from the United States Air Force at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He worked as a Boy Scout executive for 2 1/2 years with Boy Scouts of America in Palm Dale, CA and also had his own accounting practice in Florida for 20 years. He was very active in the Rotary Club in Seminole having received the Paul Harris Fellowship. He moved to Fairfield Glade in 1990 where he has served on the Cumberland County Election Commission and continued his work with Fairfield Glade Rotary Club. He was a member of the Fairfield Glade Bass Club, Sportsman Club and a member of the National Rifle Association.

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  • obit-jack williams.jpg Jack Williams

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  • Mary Van Dorn

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