IDELLA BRADY

Funeral services for Idella Brady, 84, of Crossville, who passed away April 23, 1999, were held April 25 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Mt. Sulphur Cemetery.

She was born June 8, 1914 in Cumberland County, the daughter of Tom Brady Sr. and Alice Garrison Brady.

Mrs. Brady was a member of Crab Orchard Church of God of Prophecy.

Survivors include her brother, Tom Brady Jr. of Crab Orchard; sister, Ann M. Hook of Crossville; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Terry Turner, Jerry Turner, Gary Cox, Tim Cox, Lynn Cox and Thomas Brady.

Bros. Tom Hale Jr. and Billy Benson officiated, with special music by Beatrice Cathey and Jeanette Kirkland.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

LOUISE MURPHY SELBY ERHARD

Funeral services for Louise Murphy Selby Erhard, 56, of Cookeville, who passed away April 26, 1999, were held April 28 from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home in Monterey, TN. Burial was in Cookeville City Cemetery. The Rev. Bobby Floyd officiated.

She was born March 19, 1943 in Overton County, TN, the daughter of Aurbery and Rosie McCowan Murphy.

Mrs. Erhard was a member of the Life Changing Ministries, and she was a housekeeper and a factory worker.

Survivors include her sons, Randy, Richard and Ronnie Selby, all of Cookeville; five grandchildren; sisters, Bernice Henry of Monterey, and Treva Murphy of Crossville; brothers, Carl Murphy and Marshall Murphy, both of Monterey; half-sisters, Sarah Pierce and Hazel Phillips, both of Cookeville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Chuck Erhard; son, Ricky Selby; infant sister, Eliese Murphy; half-sister, Beulah Phillips; and half-brother, Poly McCowan.

Goff Funeral Home in Monterey was in charge of the arrangements.

Vivienne Edwards Hicks

A memorial service for Vivienne Edwards Hicks of Lake Tansi Village, formerly of Kingston, TN, who passed away April 25, 1999, will be held May 2 at First Congregational Church in Crossville.

She was born July 29, 1927, the daughter of Joseph Garnett and Verna Vivian Edwards. She was a Silver Life Master duplicate bridge player and an avid golfer and bowler. By profession, she was a registered nurse, and she served as an administrator as well as an instructor.

Survivors include her husband, Sam H. Hicks of Lake Tansi Village; son, Val F. Reich IV of Columbus, OH; daughter and son-in-law, Vivienne and Jack Byrd of Kingston; stepsons and daughters-in-law, Sammy and Daniele Hicks of Knoxville, and Tony and Karen Hicks of Crossville; stepdaughters and sons-in-law, Linda and John Saylors of Crossville, and Donna and Gary Poling of Lebanon, TN; sister, Jean E. Murray of Green Valley, AZ; one grandson; three granddaughters; four nephews; two nieces; and five stepgrandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Nancy E. Selby of Jacksonville, FL.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cumberland County, or the Libby Hedgecoth Memorial Fund, c/o Dr. Mark Hendrixson, Regional Cancer Center, 22 Kenneth St., Crossville, TN, 38555.

JAMES CARTHY MYERS

Funeral services for James Carthy Myers, 65, of Taft, CA, formerly of Pleasant Hill, who passed away April 27, 1999, will be held Sunday, May 2, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Jack Chadwell will officiate.

The family will receive visitors Saturday, May 1, from 7 to 9 at the funeral home.

He was born Oct. 30, 1933 in Pleasant Hill, the son of John and Nora Abston Myers. Mr. Myers attended the Church of Christ Belief, and he was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include his wife, Harriet Louise Myers of Taft; daughter, Lori Myers of Taft; son, John Myers of Taft; sisters, Lula Mae Harmon of Winchester, KY, Ruth Hunt of Stanville, KY, Ruby Myers of Nashville, and Mattie Rice of Valley, AL; brothers, Robert Myers of Louisville, KY, Paul Myers of Nashville, TN, and Ron Myers of Huntsville, AL; grandchildren, Jessica and Aaron Myers.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Nora Myers.

Burris Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

JANIS K. ROBINSON

Funeral services for Janis K. Robinson, 55, of Crossville, who passed away April 20, 1999, were held April 23 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Green Acres Memory Gardens.

The Rev. Carl Yarnell and Dr. Jeffrey W. Robinson officiated, with special music by Anita Berry and congregational singing.

She was born July 8, 1943 in Detroit, MI, the daughter of James A. Cates and Marselle Cox Taylor.

Mrs. Robinson was a homemaker, and she was of the Christian faith.

Survivors include her husband, Flake Robinson of Crossville; son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Jeffrey W. and Lynne Robinson, both of Johnson City, TN; daughter, DeOnna R. Robinson of Crossville; mother, Marselle Taylor of Phoenix, AZ; father, James A. Cates of Phoenix; and sister, Donna Oakley of Phoenix.

Pallbearers were Jeffrey William Robinson, T. Dean Selby, John L. Law, Morrell Stephens, Michael Phillips and Tom Eyssen.

The family requests that memorials be made to the National Kidney Foundation of East Tennessee, 4450 Walker Blvd., Knoxville, TN, 37917, due to the vital role the organization played following Mrs. Robinson's kidney transplant.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

ROBERT DEXTER SMITH

Funeral services for Robert Dexter Smith, 48, of Ted David Rd., Crossville, who passed away April 24, 1999, were held April 27 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Haley's Grove Cemetery.

Bros. Junior Pugh and Junior Masters officiated, with the eulogy given by his uncle, Kenneth Ray Webb.

He was born April 14, 1951, the son of James Elmo Smith and Pauline Frances Webb Smith.

Mr. Smith was a factory worker, and he was of the Protestant faith.

Survivors include his parents, James Elmo and Pauline Smith, both of Crossville; daughters, Melissa Leffew and Erica Rhonda Smith, both of Crossville; grandchildren, Justin Lee Smith and Ashley Nicole Leffew, both of Crossville; brother, Gordon Dale Smith of Crossville; sister, Geneva Faye Bilbrey of Crossville; niece, Cristy Ann Cotton; and nephew, Nicholas Dale Smith.

Pallbearers were Kevin J. Cotton, Dan Potter, Rick Poston, Randy Brewer, Dennis Pelfrey and William W. Carter Jr.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

MARY LOUISE HOUSTON

Funeral services for Mary Louise Houston, 66, of Crossville, who passed away April 25, 1999, were held today, April 28, at 2 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church, with burial in Green Acres Cemetery.

She was born Sept. 3, 1932 in Pikeville, TN, the daughter of Gilbert and Parthina Angel. Mrs. Houston was a housewife.

Survivors include her husband, James Houston of Crossville; sons, Johnny Lee Houston and Jerry Houston, both of Crossville; James D. Houston of Palmsdale, CA; three grandchildren; and sister, Dovie Mae Brock of Brockdale, TN.

Pallbearers were Kelly Angel, Charles Angel, Dale Burgess, Allen Houston, Darrell Jenkins and Charles Turner.

Bro. Mike Kerley officiated.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

JENNIE LEE PARKS

Our sister, Jennie Lee Parks, went home to be with the Lord April 27, 1999. She was born Aug. 27, 1923 in Kingston, TN, to Alice Shubert and G.W. Parks. Her father died when she was 5 years old, and her mother married Reason West, who was a widower with seven children. There were four girls born to this union. The family lived in Roane County until 1941, when Watts Bar Dam was built and the land they were farming was flooded.

They were given the opportunity to move to the Homesteads community of Cumberland County. This was a development which began during Franklin D. Roosevelt's administration. The family was one of the original homesteaders, something Jennie was very proud of. In 1961 her daddy, Reason West, died. Jennie continued to live at home and care for her mother.

Her mother died in 1980, and Jennie moved to Knoxville to live with her sister and brother-in-law and their three children. She lived there until December 1997, when she moved to Life Care Center in Crossville.

She was preceded in death by her father, G.W. Parks; her mama and daddy, Alice and Reason West; brother, Clyde West; sisters Mildred West, Wanda Smith, Hazel Silvery, Lorene Oran, and Allie Steuby.

She is survived by sisters and brothers-in-law, Agnes and Ralph Young, and Katie and L.B. Seagraves of Crossville; Ruby and Stoney G. Young of Knoxville; Ruth and Bob Sears of Virginia Beach, VA; brother and sister-in-law, S.B. and Claudia West of Mt. Vernon, AR; several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and cousins; and many, many friends.

She was a member of Ball Road Baptist Church, Knoxville, TN.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. April 29, at Bilbrey Funeral Home, with funeral services following at 8, conducted by Pastor Jim Bo Seaton, Pastor of Ball Road Baptist Church.

Bilbrey Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

The preceding obituary includes additional information paid for by the family.

KATHLEEN E. O'NEIL BELL

A memorial Mass for Kathleen E. O'Neil Bell, 80, of Cincinnati, OH, who passed away April 22, 1999, was celebrated April 26 from Good Shepherd Chapel in Cincinnati.

She was born May 14, 1918 in Beattie, KS, the daughter of Terrence O'Neil and Myrtle Burr O'Neil.

Mrs. Bell was a former resident of Fairfield Glade.

Survivors include her son, George Bell Jr. of Loveland, OH; brothers, Timothy O'Neil of Beattie, KS, and Patrick William O'Neil of Sun City, CA; grandchildren, Suzanne Glover of Bloomfield Hills, MI, George Bell III of Carmel, IN, and Kathleen Curtis, James Bell and Thomas Bell, all of Cincinnati; and 10 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George R. Bell Sr.; and sisters, Mary Kramer and Lil Clark.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cincinnati, P.O. Box 710784, Cincinnati, OH, 45271-0784.

Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home in Cincinnati was in charge of the arrangements.

LENA EDNA KING KELSEY

Funeral services for Lena Edna King Kelsey, 86, of Somerset, KY, formerly of Crossville, who passed away April 18, 1999, were held April 22 at Somerset Undertaking Chapel in Somerset, with burial in Mt. Victory Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Dalous Sears officiated.

She was born May 19, 1912, in Pulaski County, KY, the daughter of Francis and Amy Rose Barnes Sears.

Mrs. Kelsey was a homemaker.

Survivors include her son-in-law, Clemon Garrison of Mt. Victory, KY; daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Don Winkelman of Loveland, OH; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Francis and Amy Sears; husbands, Herbert Goody, the Rev. Morris Cliff King and Fount Kelsey; daughter, Deloris Garrison; and sisters, Maude Sears, Haley Messamore, Evelyn Hail, Estelle Hamm, Mae Baker and Oma Sears Downs.

Somerset Undertaking Company of Somerset, KY, was in charge of the arrangements.

Information provided by Bilbrey Funeral Home.

DONNIE DEAN KILBY

Funeral services for Donnie Dean Kilby, 32, of Crossville, were held April 18, 1999, with burial in Haley's Grove Cemetery.

He was born Feb. 7, 1967 in Berea, OH, the son of Chester James and Midge Eula Edwards Kilby.

Mr. Kilby was a quarry worker, and he was a member of the Church of God.

Survivors include his son, Jake Ryan Kilby of Crossville; parents, Chester and Midge Kilby of Crossville; sisters, Marie Tomlinson of Wakeman, OH, Vickie Smith of Crossville, and Rhonda Clendenon of Jonesborough, TN; brothers, Bill Kilby, Larry Kilby and twin brother, Lonnie Kilby, all of Crossville, and Jim Kilby of North Ridgeville, OH; and grandmother, Irene Kilby of Crossville.

Pallbearers were Bill Kilby, Jim Kilby, Larry Kilby, Lonnie Kilby, Jason Kilby, Mike Farmer, Donnie Wyatt and Jamie Arroyo.

Bro. Terry Barnwell officiated, with special music by Matt Kirkland, Joe Garrett, and Idell and John Brown.

Memorials may be made to Memorial Trust Fund for Jake Ryan Kilby at First National Bank of the Cumberlands.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

VIRGINIA LEWIS

Funeral services for Virginia Lewis, 70, of Crossville, who passed away April 24, 1999, were scheduled for today, April 27, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville, with burial in Thomas Springs Cemetery.

She was born March 9, 1929, in Cumberland County, the daughters, George Mitchell Bolin and Mary Jane Sapp Bolin.

Survivors include her daughter, Rebecca Whitcomb of Crossville; stepdaughter, Johnnie Mae Yoeman; sons, Jimmie, Jackie and Stanley Lewis, all of Crossville; stepson, Don Lewis of Crossville; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Cora Warner and Ova Lewis, both of Crossville; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Quillie Lewis; daughters, Sandra Lewis and Roberta Smith; and stepsons, Frank and Harvey Lewis.

Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville was in charge of the arrangements.

CORDIABELLE MOONEYHAM

Funeral services for Cordiabelle Mooneyham, 75, of the Homesteads community, who passed away April 21, 1999, were held April 23 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Crossville City Cemetery.

She was born June 16, 1923 in Bledsoe County, TN, the daughter of Luther and Mary Norris Evans.

Mrs. Mooneyham was retired from the Art Circle Library, and she was a long-time member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Jean and Ed Cope of Tipp City, OH, Jamie and Bob Sidwell of Gallatin, TN, Gail and Jim Sexton of Crossville, Sharon and Chris Bell of Crossville, and Carol and Jerry Dyer of Brentwood, TN; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Dollie Frady and Della Seals of Pikeville, TN; brother, Bill Evans of Pikeville; and numerous friends at Art Circle Library and Life Care Center. She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Mary Norris Evans; and sister, Mildred Arhar.

Pallbearers were grandsons, Tom Cope, Jonathan Sidwell, Keith Woody, Jon Dyer, Jonathan England, Brian Carter, James Stephens, Joey Hardin and Michael Fant. Bros. David Allen, Terry Barnwell and Tom Upshaw officiated, with music by Bob Spears. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church for Tennessee Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 452, Crossville, TN, 38557.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

ERNESTINE PEDROSS

A memorial service for Ernestine Pedross, 84, of Crossville, who passed away April 10, 1999, was held April 17 at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, with the Rev. David Wollenburg officiating. Burial was in Green Acres Memory Gardens.

She was born Feb. 26, 1915 in Tuszla, Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, the daughter of Otto and Maria Arqin Chromy.

Mrs. Pedross had resided in Crossville since 1972, and she was a homemaker and of the Catholic faith.

Survivors include her daughter, Erna Baier of Crossville; son, Peter Pedross of Glenwood Springs, CO; grandchildren, Jan Pedross of Cooper Station, NY, Gabriela Leach of Crossville, Andrea Oliphant of Killeen, TX, Beatrice Carney of Valparaiso, IN, Helena Baier of Nashville, and Fred Baier of San Antonio, TX; and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Pedross. Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

W.L. "BILL" COX

Funeral services for W.L. "Bill" Cox, 70, of Crossville, who passed away April 14, 1999, were held April 16 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Fredonia Cemetery.

He was born April 29, 1928 in Cumberland County, the son of Dick and Harriet Taylor Cox.

Mr. Cox was a developer and businessman. He was a member of University Baptist Church in Coral Gables, FL, and he attended Grace Christian Fellowship. He was a Shriner, with membership in the MAHI Shrine in Miami, FL. Mr. Cox was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Wyatt Cox of Crossville; sons and daughter-in-law, Roger Cox, and Dale and Lisa Cox, all of Miami; six grandchildren; sister, Audie Hunter of Worster, MA; brother, Richard Cox of Crossville; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Eddie Cox, Link Cox, Jim Wilson, Tom Looney, Coolidge Wyatt, Boyd Wyatt Jr., T.J. Higginbottom and Edgar Cox.

The Rev. Dennis Daniels officiated, with special music by Jay Fox, Betty Green, Marshall Pugh and Deloy Brown.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

BILLY HOWARD CRABTREE

Funeral services for Billy Howard Crabtree, 60, of Carson Road, Crossville, who passed away April 12, 1999, were held April 14 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Green Acres Memory Gardens. Bro. Randy Roberts officiated.

He was born Oct. 14, 1938 in Fentress County, TN, the son of Oakley and Maude Ellen Davidson Crabtree. Mr. Crabtree was a factory worker, employed with Crossville Rubber Co., and he was of the Baptist faith. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam.

Survivors include his wife, Dean Cole Crabtree of Crossville; son, James Howard Crabtree of Crossville; daughter and son-in-law, Sherry Lynn and Gregory Wade Russell of Crossville; four grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dale and Genese Crabtree, and David Crabtree, all of Crossville; and sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Robbie Maynard of Crossville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Oakley and Maude Crabtree; and brother, Frank Crabtree. Pallbearers were Allen Russell, Stewart Russell, Spence Walker, Jimmy Russell, Marty Bryant and Jim Akins.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

The preceding obituary is repreinted to correct a mistake made by the Chronicle.

WILLIAM ARTHUR PRYOR

Funeral services for William Arthur Pryor, 76, of Crossville, who passed away April 15, 1999, were held April 17 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Woody Cemetery.

Bros. Woodrow Forsythe and Mark Cooper officiated, with special music by Virginia Cox and family tapes. He was born Feb. 17, 1923 in Pickett County, TN, the son of Phillip and Arza Manis Pryor.

Mr. Pryor was a timberman, and he was a member of the Church of God.

Survivors include his wife, Eurclea King Pryor of Crossville; daughters, Betty Roach and Brenda Pugh, both of Crossville; sons, James, Junior, Clydie, and Benny Pryor, all of Crossville, and Wendell Pryor of Clarkrange, TN; 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; sisters, Hattie Sharp and Juanita Montgomery, both of Crossville; and brother, Leland Pryor of Crossville.

Pallbearers were his grandsons, Benny Pryor Jr., Randall Pryor, Johnny Pryor, Denny Roach, Scott Pryor, Tim Roach, David Pryor and Michael Pryor.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

FORD ALLEN SLEA

A funeral Mass for Ford Allen Slea, 78, of Nashville, who passed away April 18, 1999, was celebrated April 21 at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Nashville. Burial was in Green Acres Memory Gardens.

He was born Feb. 21, 1921 in Nashville, the son of Ford Michael Slea and Mary Ella Slea. Mr. Slea was a former resident of Crossville.

Survivors include his daughters, Carolyn Josephine Eaton of Hernando Beach, FL, Linda Celestine Nelson of Madison, TN, and Vanessa Lynn Slea of Euclid, OH; sons, Ford Michael Slea of LaVergne, TN, and Jerome Allen Slea of Euclid, OH; sisters, Dora Mai Powell of Murfreesboro, TN, and Priscilla Jean James of Nashville; brother, Thomas "Tommy" Jones of Ashland City, TN; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Willie Lorene DeBusk Slea; sister, Josephine "Josie" Stromatt; and brothers, Robert Lee Slea, and William Lee "Bill" Slea.

Pettus-Owen and Wood Funeral Home in Nashville was in charge of the arrangements. Information provided by Burris Funeral Home.

EUNICE MARIE BISHOP

Funeral services for Eunice Marie Bishop, 86, of Crossville, who passed away April 17, 1999, were held April 20 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Crossville City Cemetery.

The Revs. Russell Honeycutt and Bill McCrary officiated.

She was born July 29, 1912 in Morgan County, TN, the daughter of George and Tennie Melton Caldwell. Mrs. Bishop was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Gladys Neal, Marilyn West and Jeanette Hall, all of Crossville; son, Chester Bishop of Crossville; sister, Ruth Barnette of Rockwood; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Bruce Bishop, Greg Hall, Tony Hall, Pete Brady, David Brady and James West.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

JOHN WILLIAM BURK

Memorial services for John William Burk, 74, of Crossville, who passed away April 13, 1999, will be held April 23 at 6 p.m. from First Congregational Church.

The Rev. Cecil McFarland will officiate.

He was born Aug. 7, 1924 in Clinton Falls, IN, the son of James and Serena Thomas Burk. Mr. Burk was a Mason, and he was a veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Norma Burk of Crossville; sons, Kris Burk of Crossville, Pat Burk of Nashville, and Kevin Burk of Bloomington, IN; sister, Ida Baird of Indiana; brothers, Duane Burk and Malcolm Burk, both of Indiana; and six grandchildren.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Cumberland County, P.O. Box 542, Crossville, TN, 38557.

Burris Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

MITCHELL DAVIS

Funeral services for Mitchell Davis, 72, of Crossville, who passed away April 12, 1999, were held April 14 from the chapel of Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with burial in Big Lick Cemetery. Bros. Carson Whiteaker and Fred Holcomb officiated.

He was born May 18, 1926 in Crossville, the son of Andrew and Edna Oma Davis.

Mr. Davis was a service station attendant.

Survivors include his wife, Loreda Davis of Crossville; brother, Armon Davis; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Beverage, Roba, Rollin, Herbert, Elmer and Marion Davis; and sisters, Myrtle Turner and Eva Turner.

Pallbearers were Aaron Tinnel, Chester Turner, Terry Wood, Keith Wood, Shane Wood and Ed Bowman. Crossville Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

CHARLES R. KEARLEY JR.

Funeral services for Charles R. Kearley Jr., 76, of Crossville, who passed away April 14, 1999, were held April 17 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Hyder Cemetery.

He was born Sept. 4, 1922 in Cumberland County, the son of Charles R. Kearley Sr. and Willie Mae Hennessee Kearley.

Mr. Kearley was a carpenter and he was a member of Dorton United Methodist Church. He was a Mason, and he was a veteran of the U.S. Air Corps, serving in World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Millicent Kearley of Crossville; daughter, Marlene Kearley of Crossville; sons, Richard Kearley of Florida and Clayton Kearley of Knoxville; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sister, Jewell Landsford of Florida.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Sandra Kearley.

Pallbearers were Miller Baker, Hurshel Brookhart, Bob Craft, Charles Hatfield, David Hatfield and Scott Myers.

The Rev. Martha Hale and Glenn Miller officiated, with special music by Adrienne Tabor and Josh Kearley on violins, and Southern Joy Singers.

Memorials may be made to Dorton United Methodist Church, or Habitat for Habitat.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

ERNESTINE PEDROSS

A memorial service for Ernestine Pedross, 84, of Crossville, who passed away April 10, 1999, was held April 17 at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, with the Rev. David Wollenburg officiating. Burial was in Green Acres Memory Gardens.

She was born Feb. 26, 1915 in Tuszla, Yugoslavia, the daughter of Otto and Maria Arqin Chromy.

Mrs. Pedross resided in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, and she was a homemaker and of the Catholic faith.

Survivors include her daughter, Erna Baier of Crossville; son, Peter Pedross of Glenwood Springs, CO; grandchildren, Jan Pedross of Cooper Station, NY, Gabriela Leach of Crossville, Andrea Oliphant of Killeen, TX, Beatrice Carney of Valparaiso, IN, Helena Baier of Nashville, and Fred Baier of San Antonio, TX; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Pedross.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

ALICE JANE RIESZ

A memorial service for Alice Jane Riesz, 95, of Pleasant Hill, who passed away April 18, 1999, will be held April 24 at 3:30 p.m. in Pleasant Hill Community Church.

She was born Jan. 9, 1904, in Sheboygan County, WI, the daughter of John and Ida Parrish.

Mrs. Riesz grew up on a farm near Sheboygan Falls, and attended a one-room schoolhouse through grade school. She graduated from Ripon College.

After teaching in Stevens Point, WI, she married Robert Riesz, whom she had met at college, in Mount Vernon, NY. They lived in Mount Vernon until 1940, when they moved to Chatham, NJ. She was a leading member of Stanley Congregational Church in Chatham, and she was active in community and school activities there.

In 1963, husband's retirement from Bell Telephone Laboratories, and his subsequent teaching career led them to Union College in Barbourville, KY, for 10 years. During that time, Mrs. Riesz worked with disadvantaged children in the region.

She and her husband moved to Pleasant Hill in June 1973, and resided on Yonside Drive. Mrs. Riesz had lived in Fletcher House of Uplands Retirement Village since 1989. While residing in Pleasant Hill, she was an active member of Pleasant Hill Community Church, and she was involved in many community projects. Survivors include her children, Richard Riesz of Pleasant Hill, Peter Riesz of Victoria, TX, John Riesz of Palm Coast, FL, and Roberta Rauch of St. Petersburg, FL; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, in 1974.

Burris Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

BILLY HOWARD CRABTREE

Funeral services for Billy Howard Crabtree, 60, of Carson Road, Crossville, who passed away April 22, 1999, were held April 14 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Green Acres Memory Gardens. Bro. Randy Roberts officiated.

He was born Oct. 14, 1938 in Fentress County, TN, the son of Oakley and Maude Ellen Davidson Crabtree. Mr. Crabtree was a factory worker, employed with Crossville Rubber Co., and he was of the Baptist faith. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam.

Survivors include his wife, Dean Cole Crabtree of Crossville; son, James Howard Crabtree of Crossville; daughter and son-in-law, Sherry Lynn and Gregory Wade Russell of Crossville; four grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dale and Genese Crabtree, and David Crabtree, all of Crossville; and sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Robbie Maynard of Crossville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Oakley and Maude Crabtree; and brother, Frank Crabtree. Pallbearers were Allen Russell, Stewart Russell, Spence Walker, Jimmy Russell, Marty Bryant and Jim Akins.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

JOHANNES FRANCIS DEVOS

Services for Johannes Francis DeVos, 64, of Loch Loosa Dr., Crossville, who passed away April 15, 1999, were held April 19 in Chattanooga National Cemetery. The Rev. Jeff Monday officiated.

He was born July 5, 1934 in Garfield, NJ.

Mr. DeVos was employed in maintenance. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Anne DeVos of Crossville; mother, Elizabeth DeVos of New Jersey; daughter, Lynn Benitez of New York; sons, WIlliam DeVos, Donald DeVos and John DeVos, all of New York; two grandchildren; brothers, Nicholas DeVos of New Jersey and William DeVos of Crossville; and sisters, Marie Guariniello of New York, and Betty Van Handle of Florida.

Pallbearers were the Veteran Honor Guard of East Tennessee.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

VERNA VAUGHN

Funeral services for Verna Vaughn, 83, of Monterey, TN, who passed away April 17, 1999, were held April 18 from Second Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was in Welch Memorial Cemetery, with the Revs. Clayton Padgett and Tex Roles officiating.

She was born Feb. 2, 1916 in the Hanging Limb community of Overton County, the daughter of Floyd Padgett and Cora Wilson Padgett.

Mrs. Vaughn was a homemaker, and she assisted her husband, the late Rev. Tomie Vaughn, in his ministry for more than 30 years, serving in Putnam, White, Jackson, Overton, Cumberland and Fentress counties. She was a member of Second Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Paul and Betty Gilreath of Sparta, TN; sons and daughters-in-law, Lowell Vaughn, and Doyle and Kathryn Vaughn, all of Monterey; grandchildren, Felecia Yates and Brian Vaughn; great-grandchildren, Kayla Vaughn and Amber Yates; sisters, Clema Ferrell and Nola Brown, both of Michigan, Ova Key of Cookeville, and Hazel Wells of Kettering, OH; and brothers, Leo Padgett of Harrison, MI, Glenn Padgett of Saginaw, MI, and Garner Padgett of Monterey.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Laura Farrell of McMinnville, TN, Amy Roberson of Kettering, OH, Artie Jackson of Monterey, and Lelia Perkey of LaFollette; and brothers, Floyd Jr., Kenneth, Lonnie, Sam H., Ray Padgett.

Pallbearers were Ewell Tabors, Dallas Stults, Dale Thompson, Argle McCowan, Bob Weatherholt and Walt Officer.

Goff Funeral Home in Monterey was in charge of the arrangements.

CLARA KATE EWTON BARKER

Funeral services for Clara Kate Ewton Barker, 70, of Crossville, who passed away April 12, 1999, will be held Thursday, April 15, at 11 a.m. CDT, from the chapel of Ewton Funeral Home in Dunlap, TN. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery.

She was born March 20, 1929 in Sequatchie County, TN, the daughter of Ray and Mary B. Austin Ewton. Survivors include her daughter, Pam B. Hedgecoth of Crossville; son, Dwight D. Barker of Tampa, FL; granddaughter, Chandra Hobbs McDaniel of Crossville; grandson, Stewart Barker of Tampa; great-grandson, Mason Cole McDaniel of Crossville; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and very special friend, Morris Ringley of Crossville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Stewart Barker; parents, Ray and Mary B. Austin Ewton; brother, Jerry T. Ewton; and sister, Wilda Cummings.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Ewton, Reece Ewton, Chucky Austin, Harold Austin, F.P. McDonough, Eugene Harmon and Franklin Smith.

Ewton Funeral Home in Dunlap is in charge of the arrangements.

RUTH MAE CARTER EDINGTON

Funeral services for Ruth Mae Carter Edington, 66, of Daysville Road, who passed away April 9, 1999, were held April 11 from the chapel of Kyker Funeral Home in Rockwood, TN, with burial in Millstone Cemetery.

She was born March 19, 1933, the daughter of Felix Monroe Carter and Aldie Mae Kirkland Carter.

Survivors include her daughters, Margaret Joyce Redwine of Rockwood, and Judy Diane Kirkland of Crab Orchard; sons, Robert Eugene Eddington of Crossville, and James Eddie Eddington, Donnie Ray Eddington and Danny Lee Edington, all of Rockwood; mother, Aldie Kirkland Carter of Rockwood; sisters, Helen Green of Dayton, OH, and Jessie Waits, Audrey Carter, Glendith Henry and Sue Carter, all of Rockwood; brothers, Ray Carter of Goshem, IN, and Jay Carter of Rockwood; 12 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Felix Monroe Carter; son, Roger Wayne Eddington; and great-grandson, James Ashbrook.

Kyker Funeral Home in Rockwood was in charge of the arrangements.

REV. TIM HAMMONS

Funeral services for the Rev. Tim Hammons, 88, of Smith Chapel in Crossville, who passed away April 8, 1999, were held April 11 at Smith Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, with burial in Smith Chapel Cemetery. Bros. Clayton Padgett, Bill Simmons and Harold Robinson officiated, with special music by the Cumberland Chapel Singers.

He was born Nov. 8, 1910 in Overton County, TN, the son of Eddie T. and Serena O. Matheny Hammons. The Rev. Hammons was a carpenter, builder and minister. He was a member of Smith Chapel Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Georgia Bell Hammons of Crossville; sons, David Hammons of Crossville; and Edward Hammons of Jacksonville, FL; daughters, Shirley Jean Cobb, Brenda Smith and Nila Meadows, all of Crossville, Betty Whitaker of Nashville, and Glenna Robinson Jackson of Mt. Dora, FL; stepsons, Jim Worley of Franklin, OH, Roy Worley of Crossville, and Roger Worley of Fairborn, OH; stepdaughters, Martha Norrod and Nellie Singer, both of Crossville; 41 grandchildren; several great-grandchilden and great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Elvena Ashburn, Edna Randolph, Mary Roberson and Margaret Roberts; and brothers, Ernest, Troy, Beecher, Albert and L.C. Hammons.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lillie Mae Thompson Hammons; sons, Thomas B. and Mitchell Hammons; two granddaughters; and three grandsons.

Pallbearers were her grandsons, Tim Hammons, Tim Smith, Gary Whitaker, Mickey Whitaker, Lyle Cobb, Tony Cobb, Junior Davenport, and her great-grandson, Tommy Selby.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

LINDA LOU HAWN

Funeral services for Linda Lou Hawn, 44, of Crossville, who passed away April 8, 1999, were held April 11 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Old Forrest Hill Cemetery.

Bros. Randall Dye and Randy Copeland officiated.

She was born March 28, 1955 in Cumberland County, the daughter of Willard and Betty Hensley Kennedy. Mrs. Hawn was a housewife, and she was a member of Haley's Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Paul Hawn of Crossville; daughters, Victoria and Angie Hawn, both of Crossville; mother, Betty Kennedy of Crab Orchard; sisters, Glennis Thomas of West Virginia, and Susie Goodman and Lois Hawn, both of Crossville; brothers, Bobby Kennedy, Willard Kennedy, Johnny Kennedy, Billy Kennedy and Jimmy Kennedy, all of Crossville; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Willard Kennedy; son, Walter Barnes; and brother, Ricky Kennedy.

Pallbearers were Michael Davis, Bobby Joe Kennedy, Jamie Norris, Randy Hawn, William Hawn, and Shawn Goodman.

Honorary pallbearers were George Pugh and Terry Wood.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

MELVIN E. ILES

Graveside services for Melvin E. Iles, 72, of Crossville, formerly of Upper Sandusky, OH, who passed away April 5, 1999, will be held Saturday, April 10 at 11 a.m. in Old Mission Cemetery.

He was born Dec. 22, 1926 in Toledo, OH, the son of Jay C. and Eva Mae King Iles Sr.

Mr. Iles was employed at a dairy in Upper Sandusky for many years. He then worked for the Upper Sandusky Post Office, retiring after 24 years. He was a veteran of World War II, serving as an infantryman in the U.S. Army. He was a member of John Stewart United Methodist Church, a member of the Moose Lodge No. 1093, Amvets Post No. 777, and the American Legion Post #250, all in Upper Sandusky. Mr. Iles was also a member of the American Legion in Crossville. He was the current president of the Crossville Chainers, and a member of the Glade Gliders and the Square Knots, all square dancing clubs in this area. In addition to square dancing, he enjoyed woodworking.

Survivors include his daughters, Jane Newman of Lexington, OH, Kathy Hensel of LaRue, OH, and Connie Binau of Upper Sandusky; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and sister, Dorothy Ritterspach of Fort Worth, TX.

FLORA ANNA MARTIN

Funeral services for Flora Anna Martin, 90, of Crossville, who passed away April 9, 1999, were held April 11 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery.

She was born May 5, 1908 in Jefferson County, TN, the daughter of Charlie and Mary Hicks Roberts.

Mrs. Martin was a homemaker, and she was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Dorothy Hamby of Crossville, and Mary Wilkerson, Shirley Wyatt, and Lois Potts, all of New Port Richey, FL; 15 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Noah G. Martin; daughter, Imogene Rainwater; and infant son, Kenneth.

The Revs. Russell Honeycutt and Bill McCreary officiated.

Pallbearers were her grandsons, Mark Hamby, Dave Gorman, Chuck Wilkerson, Scott Rainwater, Marty Wyatt and Lee Wyatt.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

PRILLA NELLVINA TAYLOR

Graveside services for Prilla Nellvina Taylor, 81, of Dunlap, TN, who passed away April 7, 1999, were held April 9, from Green Acres Memory Gardens. Bro. Paul Forger officiated.

She was born Jan. 13, 1918 in Cookeville, TN, the daughter of Flander and Mary Allen Hawkins. Mrs. Taylor was a housewife, and she was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include her sons, Tom Taylor of Signal Mountain, TN, and Paul Taylor of Dunlap; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Othel Balabas of Crossville; and brother, William Hawkins of Cookeville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Taylor; and son, Eugene Taylor.

Pallbearers were Clyde Taylor, Prentis Taylor, Homer Taylor, Chris Taylor, Tommy Taylor and Paul Lee Taylor.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

THELMA J. YOUNG

Funeral services for Thelma J. Young, 84, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away April 9, 1999, were held April 12 from the chapel of Manchester Funeral Home in Manchester, TN. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery in Coffee County. Bro. Elmer Bell officiated.

She was born April 11, 1914 in Coffee County, the daughter of Robert and Zora Thompson Duke. Mrs. Young was a retired machine operator for Woodall Inc., and she was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include her daughters, Helen Martin of Canton, MI, and Sharon Miller of Fairfield Glade; sister, Ethel Mitchell of Nashville, TN; grandchildren, William Miller and Sandra Green, both of Crossville, Robert Martin of Okinawa, Japan, and Pam Hoffman of Gainesville, FL; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Otis T. Young.

Manchester Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

DALE WARD CHANEY

A memorial service for Dale Ward Chaney, 75, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away April 8, 1999, was held April 10 from Fairfield Glade Community Church. The Rev. Carl Gunderson officiated.

He was born Nov. 2, 1923 in Newark, OH, the son of Henry and Phoebe Chilow Chaney.

Mr. Chaney was an engineer with Martin Marietta. He was a member of Fairfield Glade Rotary Club, and of the golf group The Dirt Dogs. He was a Hospice volunteer and he was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Vivien Chaney of Fairfield Glade; daughter, Patricia Ann Gantt of Knoxville; brother, Brian Ward of Bradner, OH; stepchildren, C.R. Halliburton of Calhoun, GA, and Dr. D.R. Halliburton of Kingsport; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church Building Fund.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

ANNA KATHERINE CRABTREE

Funeral services for Anna Katherine Crabtree, 91, of Coffeyville, KA, who passed away April 3, 1999, were held April 7 from the chapel of Jennings Funeral Home in Jamestown, TN, with burial in Wolf River Cemetery in Fentress County. The Rev. Dan Roland officiated.

She was born July 23, 1907 in Forbus, TN, the daughter of John E. Wood and Genira Jane Crouch Wood. Mrs. Crabtree was a member of Allardt First Baptist Church for many years. After moving to New Castle, IN, she became a member of Grand Avenue Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughters, Frankie Roland of Coffeyville, and Reba Jo Fox of Fairfield Glade; sons, William H. Crabtree of San Antonio, TX, and Robert D. Crabtree of New Castle; 12 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her daughters, Norma Strunk, and twins, Patricia and Kathryn Crabtree; four brothers; and two sisters.

Pallbearers were her sons, Dan Roland, Jeremy Brock, Joseph Strunk and Luther Epperhart. Jennings Funeral Home in Jamestown was in charge of the arrangements.

VIRGINIA MAE LINGINFELTER

Funeral services for Virginia Mae Linginfelter, 61, of Highland Park community, Lenoir City, TN, who passed away April 8, 1999, were held April 10 from the chapel of Click Funeral Home. Burial was in Lake View Cemetery, with Bro. Allen Russell officiating.

Survivors include her husband, Lee Collins; daughters and sons-in-law, Mabel and Danny Fagg of Lawrenceville, GA, and Lisa and Allen Russell of Crossville; grandchildren, Randy and Samantha Fagg, and Alyssa and Andrew Russell; great-grandchildren, Megan and Brandon Fagg; sisters and brothers-in-law, Louise and Harvey Franklin and Helen and James Fannin, and Kathy Linginfelter, all of Lenoir City, Geneva and Steve Thompson of Loudon, TN, and Faye and Bo Price of Sweetwater, TN; brothers, Jim Linginfelter of Maryville, TN, and Brownie and Lois Linginfelter of Lake-A-Wana; and several nieces and nephews.

Click Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

HAZEL LUCILLE COX SPURRIER

Private funeral services for immediate family and close friends of Hazel Lucille Cox Spurrier, 85, of Crossville, who passed away April 7, 1999, were held April 9 from the chapel of Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. Burial was in Tollett's Chapel Cemetery, with family members serving as pallbearers. The Rev. Jim Kelley officiated.

She was born July 19, 1913 in Cumberland County, the daughter of Lawrence and Mary Tollett Cox of the Tabor community.

Survivors include daughters and son-in-law, Evelyn Spurrier Hargis and Bill Hargis, and Marilyn Spurrier Norman, all of Crossville; sisters, Emily Goss of Crossville and Macel Rudeman of North Carolina; brothers and sisters-in-law, Willis and Mamie Cox and William and Grace Cox, all of Crossville; adopted grandson, Michael Spurrier, and grandsons, Keith Hargis and John Norman, all of Crossville; granddaughter, Karen Hargis Graham of Nashville; several nieces and nephews; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Mary Tollett Cox; husband, Jack Dolan Spurrier; son, William T. Spurrier; and brother, Clay Cox.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

CHARLES L. TABOR JR.

Funeral services for Charles L. Tabor Jr., 54, of Crossville, who passed away April 10, 1999, were scheduled for April 12 at 8 p.m. from the chapel of Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will be today, April 13 at 10 a.m. in Green Acres Memory Gardens. The Rev. Bill Smith is the officiant.

He was born March 20, 1945 in Pitcairn, PA, the son of Charles L. Tabor Sr. and June Hoffner Tabor. Mr. Tabor was a truck driver. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include his wife, Susan Elizabeth Tabor of Crossville; daughters, Donna Marie Rasnick and Dawn Michelle Tabor, both of Crossville; two grandchildren; and sister, Lorene Little of Utah.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles L. Tabor Sr. and June Hoffner Tabor; and brother, Douglas Tabor.

Pallbearers will be Vernon Carey, John Cooper, Joe Elmore, Ray Hensley, Harry Hoffner and Walter Ramsey.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

THELMA J. YOUNG

Funeral services for Thelma J. Young, 84, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away April 9, 1999, were held April 12 from the chapel of Manchester Funeral Home in Manchester, TN. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery in Coffee County. Bro. Elmer Bell officiated.

She was born April 11, 1914 in Coffee County, the daughter of Robert and Zora Thompson Duke. Mrs. Young was a retired machine operator for Woodall Inc., and she was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include her daughters, Helen Martin of Canton, MI, and Sharon Miller of Fairfield Glade; sister, Ethel Mitchell of Nashville; grandchildren, William Miller and Sandra Green, both of Crossville, Robert Martin of Okinawa, Japan, and Pam Hoffman of Gainesville, FL; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Otis T. Young.

Manchester Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

MITCHELL DAVIS

Funeral services for Mitchell Davis, 72, of Crossville, who passed away April 12, 1999, were held April 14 from the chapel of Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with burial in Big Lick Cemetery. Bros. Carson Wheeler and Fred Holcomb officiated.

He was born May 18, 1926 in Crossville, the son of Andrew and Oma Davis.

Mr. Davis was a service station attendant.

Survivors include his wife, Loreda Davis of Crossville; brother, Armon Davis; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Beverage, Roba, Rollin, Herbert, Elmer and Marion Davis; and sisters, Myrtle Turner and Eva Turner.

Pallbearers were Terry Wood, Keith Wood, Shane Wood and Ed Bowman.

Crossville Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

NANNIE R. REED

Funeral services for Nannie R. Reed, 89, of Crossville, who passed away April 11, 1999, were held April 14 from the chapel of Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with burial in Linary Cemetery.

She was born Dec. 2, 1909, the daughter of Charles and Lou Houston Bristow.

Mrs. Reed was a housewife.

Survivors include her daughter, Jean Stevens of Crossville and Patricia Winningham of Wheeling, IL; son, Dean Winningham of Crossville; brother, Paul Bristow of Crossville; sisters, Kate Durham of Ohio, and Lillie Sherrill of Crossville; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Lou Houston Bristow; sisters, Mary Kemmer and Flo Gobble; brothers, Fred, Avery and Calvin Bristow, and infant brother; daughter, Barbara Braun Beck; and husbands, Sterling McNeil, Albert Winningham, and Ira Reed.

Pallbearers were Larry Houston, Ronald Patton, Gary Patton and Larry Stevens.

THURMAN RAY T.R. HORNE

Funeral services for Thurman Ray T.R. Horne, 93, of Cookeville, who passed away April 14, 1905, will be held today, April 16, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Hooper and Huddleston Funeral Home in Cookeville. The Revs. Bratton Tucker and J. T. Bennett will officiate.

He was born Aug. 14, 1905 in Wise County, VA, the son of Thomas Clinton Horne and Sallie Culbertson Horne.

Mr. Horne was a retired watch maker at Williamson Jewelry, and he was a member of Park View United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of World War II in the U.S. Army Air Corps, in which he served as a precision instrument specialist, working on control panels of P-38 and P-47 Air Corps planes. He was a member of Cookeville American Legion Post No. 46.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Martha Beyl Horne; daughters and sons-in-law, Susan and Jere Robinson of Crossville, Wynn and James R. Larkins Jr. of Montgomery, AL, and Pamela and Elden Blevins of Telford, TN; brothers, Thomas Johnson Horne of Fort Myers, FL, Nile Horne of Roanoke, VA, Tate Horne of Oak Ridge, TN, and Bruce Horne of Bristol, VA; sister, Opal Wheatley of Wise, VA; grandchildren, Scott and Andrew Robinson, Stephanie Hill, Katherine Larkins, and Jonathan and Mark Blevins; and great-grandchild, Patrick Alan Robinson.

Active pallbearers will be Mr. Horne's sons-in-law and grandsons.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mike McClung, Troy Dunn, James Poston, and the Abundant Life Sunday School class of Park View Methodist Church.

Hooper and Huddleston Funeral Home in Cookeville is in charge of the arrangements.

MELVIN E. ILES

Graveside military services for Melvin E. Iles, 72, of Crossville, formerly of Upper Sandusky, OH, who passed away April 5, 1999, were held April 10 in Old Mission Cemetery in Upper Sandusky.

He was born Dec. 22, 1926 in Toledo, OH, the son of Jay C. and Eva Mae King Iles.

Mr. Iles was employed at a dairy in Upper Sandusky, then worked for Upper Sandusky Post Office, retiring after 24 years.

He was a member of John Stewart United Methodist Church, Moose Lodge No. 1093, Amvets Post No. 777, and American Legion Post No. 250, all in Upper Sandusky. He was also a member of the American Legion in Crossville. He was the current president of the Crossville Chainers, and belonged to the Glade Gliders and the Square Knots, all square dancing clubs in this area. Besides square dancing, he enjoyed woodworking. Mr. Iles was a veteran of World War II, serving as an infantryman in the U.S. Army.

Survivors include daughters, Marie Nutting of Ann Arbor, MI, Jane Newman of Lexington, OH, Kathy Hensel of LaRue, OH, and Connie Binau of Upper Sandusky; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and sister, Dorothy Ritterspach of Fort Worth, TX.

The Rev. Charles Steward officiated.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, or the Wyandot County Heart Support Group. Lucas Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky was in charge of the arrangements.

NETTIE LEE WILLIAMS

Funeral services for Nettie Lee Williams, 85, of Monterey, TN, who passed away April 11, 1999, were held April 14 from the chapel of Horner Funeral Home in Monterey, with burial in Whittaker Cemetery.

She was born March 2, 1914 in Monterey, the daughter of Crockett and Pearlie Belle Buckner Bohannon.

Mrs. Williams was a retired cook at Offleman Elementary School, and she was a member of Monterey Church of Christ, FCE (Family Community Education), and of the Monterey Order of the Eastern Star No. 44. Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Lester and Wanda Williams of Annandale, VA, Morris and Margit Williams of El Paso, TX, and Meredith "Mouse" and Linda Williams of Monterey; daughters and sons-in-law, Drucilla and George Ray, and Connie "Polly" and Roger Nichols, all of Monterey; brother, Robert "Dinky" Bohannon of Monterey; sisters, Maggie Pitts of Goodlettsville, TN, Noel Belle of Dayton, OH, and Nora Mae Williams of Xenia, OH; grandchildren, Lisa Benson, Leslie Hunze, Melissa Mackie, Angie Gore, Greg Ray, Lester, Luke, Tim, Brian and Morris Williams J.; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Crockett and Pearlie Belle Buckner Bohannon; husband, Leonard Williams; brother, Harry Bohannon; and an infant son.

Pallbearers were Brian Williams, Greg Ray, Lester Williams, Luke Williams, Dewayne Benson, Bobby "Fly" Bohannon, Bruce Bohannon, Phillip Bohannon, Tim Bohannon and Gary Morris.

The Revs. Jack Honeycutt and Roy Nash officiated.

Horner Funeral Home in Monterey was in charge of the arrangements.

ROBERT ELLSWORTH ATKINSON III

Funeral services for Robert Ellsworth Atkinson III, 33, of Crossville, who passed away March 25, 1999, were held March 31 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Crossville City Cemetery. Bro. Roland Smith officiated.

He was born March 13, 1966 in Flint, MI, the son of Robert Ellsworth Atkinson Jr. and Susan Sexton Wright. Survivors include his father, Robert Ellsworth Atkinson Jr. of Grand Blane, MI; mother and stepfather, Susan and Richard Wright of Crossville; sister and brother-in-law, Jennifer and Jamie Constant of Hale, MI; nephew, Alex Contant of Hale; maternal grandmother, Esther Sexton of Crossville; maternal grandfather and stepgrandmother, Elton and Phylis Sexton of Davison, MI; paternal grandparents, Roy and Jean Haulman of Flint; and uncle and aunt, Ronald and Ruth Sexton of Burton, MI.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

WILSON WOODROW FARRIS

Funeral services for Wilson Woodrow Farris, 86, of Crossville, who passed away April 4, 1999, were held April 7 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Pomona Cemetery. The Rev. Russell Honeycutt officiated.

He was born Sept. 18, 1912 in Crossville, the son of William and Sarah Brendel Farris.

Mr. Farris was a farmer.

Survivors include his daughter, Pearl Copeland of Monterey; son, Tommy Farris of Crossville; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his son, William; sisters, Gladys Parsons and Agnes Parsons; brothers, Robert, Homer and Floyd Farris; and grandson, Richard Wayne.

Pallbearers were his grandsons.

Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

NORMA J. MACKIE

Graveside services for Norma J. Mackie, 54, of Bellbrook, OH, who passed away April 5, 1999, will be held today, April 9 in Green Acres Cemetery at 1 p.m. Family will receive friends at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Friday from noon to 12:45, prior to services.

She was born Dec. 21, 1944.

Mrs. Mackie was a graduate of Sinclair Community College School of Nursing, and she was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary Club of East Dayton, OH.

Survivors include her husband, Tony Mackie; sons and daughter-in-law, Ron and Barbara Goralski and Steven Goralski; granddaughters, Katie and Emilie Rose; grandson, Joshua; brothers and sister-in-law, William Cordle, Daryl Cordle and Homer and Paula Cordle; sisters, Lillian Feldman and Judy Wheeler; and her grandmother, Mary Giles. Other family includes her mother-in-law, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willard and Charlotte Cordle; sister, Sytha Farell; and brothers, Willard "Dick" Cordle Jr. and Larry Cordle.

Routsong Funeral Home in Dayton, OH, was in charge of out-of-town arrangements.

Bilbrey Funeral Home is in charge of the local arrangements.

WALTER RECTOR

Funeral services for Walter Rector, 91, of Jacksonville, FL, formerly of Crossville, who passed away March 27, 1999, were held March 31 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Green Acres Memory Gardens. The Rev. Bob Winger officiated.

He was born Jan. 18, 1908 in Cumberland County, the son of William and Anna Bell Smith Rector. Mr. Rector was a mechanic, and he was of the Methodist faith.

Survivors include his daughter, Sara Kilby of Jacksonville, FL; son, Oliver Rector of Dayton, OH; stepson, Sylvester Keyes of Crossville; 22 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Pudge Rector of Crossville; and sister, Ellie Blaylock.

He was preceded in death by his son, Harrison Rector; and stepson, Donald Keyes.

Pallbearers were his grandsons, Jimmy Kilby, Jeff Keyes, Dale Keyes, Kenneth Keyes, Stephen Padgett and Randall Rector.

PAUL NELSON DALENBERG

A memorial service for Paul Nelson Dalenberg, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away April 4, 1999, will be held April 9 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home.

He was born in Ipava, IL, on Nov. 26, 1920. He graduated from Illinois Institute of Technology in 1943, and worked as an engineer for the Manhattan District Project until entering the U.S. Army in 1944. As a radiological safety engineer, he served at Bikini Atoll, working on atom bomb tests. In 1947 Mr. Dalenberg went to work for Wickes Engineered Materials as a test engineer, becoming director of maintenance in 1950, and eventually chief engineer in 1970.

He served as an officer of NEMA; an elder in the Presbyterian Church; and company representative in a sheltered workshop in Saginaw, MI. After his retirement in 1985 Mr. Dalenberg moved to Fairfield Glade with his wife, Donna, in 1986. He became active as a volunteer fireman and avid golfer. He took second place in the Tennessee Senior Golf Olympics in 1998.

In addition to his wife, survivors include his daughters, Deborah, Constance and Elizabeth; grandchildren, Nicholas, Jonathan, Javier, Felipe, Carolina, Deborah, Dawn, Jeff and Julie; sisters, Lois Remer and Mary Handley; and sisters-in-law, Kathleen Hickey and Patricia Corcoran.

Memorials may be made to the Westminster Presbyterian Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 1577, Fairfield Glade, TN, 38558.

PAUL DANLEY

Paul Danley, 75, of Crossett, AR, father of Crossville Chronicle publisher Pauline Sherrer, passed away April 5, 1999.

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 9 at 2 p.m. from Jones Funeral Home in Crossett, with burial in Strong Cemetery in Strong, AR.

The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. prior to the services.

He was born Nov. 14, 1923 in Oak Grove, LA, the son of Tom and Annie Herrington Danley.

Mr. Danley was a millwright and fire chief for a Georgia Pacific plant at Crossett. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Crossett, and he was also a member of No. 591 Masonic Lodge. A veteran of World War II, he served with the U.S. Marine Corps.

Survivors include his wife, Edna Mae Simmons Danley of Crossett; daughter, Pauline Sherrer of Crossville; son, Charles Danley of Baytown, TX; grandchildren, Kristiana S. Nixon of Knoxville, TN, Jody D. Sherrer of Crossville, Tammy K. Oakes of Reno, NV, and Brittany Danley; great-grandchildren, Alexandria Oakes and Madison Oakes, both of Reno, and Perrianna Sherrer of Crossville; sisters, Estelle Johnson of Strong, Billie Tucker of Huttig, AR, and Janie Scott of Wisner, LA; and brothers, Jack Danley, Sonny Danley and Tommy Harold Danley.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Lillian Cawthorn, and brother, Dink Danley.

In lieu of flowers, donations in the name of Paul Danley may be made to the Cumberland County Adult Basic Education Program in Crossville under the direction of Diane Parvin.

Jones Funeral Home in Crossett is in charge of arrangements in Arkansas.

Bilbrey Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

KATHY SUE LEE GORMAN

Funeral services for Kathy Sue Lee Gorman, 45, of Crossville, who passed away April 2, 1999, were held April 6 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Green Acres Memory Gardens. Bros. Dillard Cantrell and Curt Coldiron officiated.

She was born Feb. 14, 1954 in Dayton, OH, the daughter of Herman and Carol Jean Stupp Mosley. Mrs. Gorman was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Frank Gorman of Crossville; mother, Jeanie Mosley of Dayton, OH; brother, Gary Mosley of Crossville; sister, Debbie Williams of Dayton, OH; several nieces and nephews; and many special friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Herman Mosley.

Pallbearers were Dennis Brock, Velales Aliminosho, Donald Gorman, Lewis Burnett, Chris Turner, Jerry Kilby and Donald Hyder.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

WARREN DALE KELLIS

A memorial service for Warren Dale Kellis, 66, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away April 2, 1999, was held today, April 7 from the chapel of Eaton-Unglesby-Anderson Funeral Home in Franklin, OH, with burial in Woodside Cemetery in Franklin.

A memorial service will be held for friends at the American Manufactured Exteriors Warehouse, Peterbilt Lane, Crossville, on Friday, April 9 at 10 a.m.

He was born March 5, 1933 in Trenton, OH, and raised in Franklin, OH. An accomplished athlete, Mr. Kellis graduated from Franklin High School in 1951, a three-sport letterman. He attended Kentucky Western University, where he played varsity basketball and baseball, and graduated in 1956. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.

After serving in the U.S. Army, he became a salesman for Alsco Inc. in Akron, OH, eventually becoming the company's vice president of marketing. He also worked as national sales manager for Wolverine Technologies of Lincoln Park, MI. At the time of his death, Mr. Kellis was founder and president of American Manufactured Exteriors of Crossville. A recognized leader in the building products industry, he had two commercial patents to his credit.

A dedicated family man, he enjoyed golf and was an avid Civil War enthusiast and collector.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Janet; sons, Chris of Wadsworth, OH, and Craig of Fairfield Glade; daughter, Julie Cole of Franklin, IN; sisters, Doris Countryman of Germantown, OH, and Mary Lou Morgan of Franklin, OH; brother, Jack, of Hillsboro, OH; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carey and Letha Clark Kellis Germantown.

Memorials may be made to the Civil War Trust, 2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1120, Arlington, VA 22201.

ROBERT LEE RASH SR.

Funeral services for Robert Lee Rash Sr., 64, of Brunswick, GA, who passed away April 3, 1999, will be held April 8 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home in Brunswick. Burial will be in Chapel Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends today, April 7, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

A native of Harriman, TN, he was a resident of Glynn County, GA, for the past 32 years. Mr. Rash was retired from the U.S. Navy after 22 years, having served during World War II and two tours of Vietnam. He was also retired from the Glynn County Police Department, with 14 years of service. He was an avid camper and he was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife, Cynthia Gail Rash of Brunswick; daughters, Melissa Ann Barrett of Issaquah, WA, and Priscilla Lynn Rash of Brunswick; son, Robert Lee Rash Jr. of Brunswick; sister, Priscilla Ann Groves of Crossville; brother, Frank Thomas Rash of Lawrenceburg, TN; granddaughter, Harley Barrett of Issaquah, WA; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Active pallbearers will be members of the U.S. Navy.

Honorary pallbearers will be Glynn County retired and active police officers, Wayne Bennett, and Glynn County Sheriff's Department, Bill Harrell, David Hunter, Barbara Ruffner, Drs. A.W. Strickland, and C. David Sudduth, Paul Wickard, William O. Frank, Jerry Rowe, Jim Clayton and Raymond Croslyn.

The Rev. Dan Thomas will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the Glynn County Heart Association, the Ed Dixon Memorial Fund, c/o Glynn County Police Department, or to the Fraternal Order of Police.

Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home in Brunswick is in charge of arrangements.

GEORGE WILLIAM SPOONER

Funeral services for George William Spooner, 92 of Crossville, who passed away April 2, 1999, were held April 6 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Mayland Cemetery.

Bro. Roger Sickmiller officiated.

He was born July 10, 1906 in Orange, VT, the son of Wallace and Maud Clifford Spooner.

Mr. Spooner was an electronics technician with Philco-Ford. He was a member of Mayland Senior Center, and Crossville Chess Club. He made wooden toys and crafts for 30 years.

Survivors include his son, Linwood Cunningham of Pauma Valley, CA; daughters, Marcie Bailey of the Mayland community, Carolyn Barney of East Montpelier, VT, and Janet Shields of Huntsville, AL; 24 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Florence; son, Jerry Cunningham; and daughter, Shirley Bailey. Pallbearers were Bill Irwin, Bill Bailey, Lysle Shields, Eddie Shields, Tim O'Brien and Jeff James. Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

CLIFFORD FREDERICK WAGNER

A funeral Mass for Clifford Frederick Wagner, 82, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away April 5, 1999, will be celebrated April 8 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, with burial in St. Francis of Assisi Columbarium. The Rev. Philip Thoni will officiate.

He was born Aug. 16, 1916 in Newport, KY, the son of Albert and Lula Erhardt Wagner.

Mr. Wagner was a bartender, and he was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife, Ethel Edie Wagner of Fairfield Glade; sons, Cliff R. Wagner of Fort Mitchell, KY, Jack Allen Wagner of California, KY, and William Joseph Wagner of Covington, KY; daughter, Mary Louise Simpson of Somerset, KY; stepson, Dennis Cox of Dayton, KY; 14 grandchildren; and brother, Chester Wagner of Lontonia, KY.

Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

ROBERT ETHRIDGE DAVIS JR.

Robert Ethridge Davis Jr., 42, of Crossville, passed away March 24, 1999.

He was born Oct. 22, 1956 in Syracuse, NY, the son of Robert E. and Angeline Georgetta Sposato Davis. Mr. Davis was a hydraulic technician for Crossville Hydraulics Inc.

Survivors include his daughter, Amanda Davis of Brewerton, NY; and sisters, Cindy Levanpowski of Baldinsville, NY; Victoria Vodex of Liverpool, NY, and Angela Davis Flynn of Punta Gorda, FL. Burris Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

WAYNE "DICK" EMERY

Funeral services for Wayne "Dick" Emery, 86, of Springfield, OH, who passed away March 30, 1999, were held April 3, from Woods Allgier Funeral Home in Springfield.

He was born Nov. 17, 1912 in Jasonville, IN, the son of William and Mary Emery.

Mr. Emery was a 20-year resident of Crossville, living here until 1996. He was a member of St. Andrews Lodge F&AM, and a former member of the East High Street Church of Christ.

Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Pat Emery of Springfield; grandchildren, Alana Carpenter, and William P. Queen; great-grandchildren, Corabeth and Rebecca Carpenter; and sister, Marie Sheets of Anderson, IN.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Ruth Emery.

The Rev. Luther Seagraves officiated.

Woods Allgier Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

MELONEE CROWELL GIVENS

Funeral services for Melonee Crowell Givens, 69, of Pelham, TN, who passed away April 1, 1999, were held April 3 from Manchester Funeral Home in Manchester, TN. Burial was in Bethel Cemetery in Grundy County.

A native of Jackson County, AL, she was the daughter of Whitten Clark and Lovie Alus Maxwell Crowell. Mrs. Givens was a homemaker, and she was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include her children, Barbara Ann Boyette and Marvin Leon Givens, both of Arlington, TX, Mary Francis Boyette of Hillsboro, TN, Howard Neil Givens of Crossville, Melonee Kay Walls and Thula Fay Payne, both of Decherd, TN, and John William Givens of Pelham, TN; brother, John Crowell of Warner Robins, GA; sisters, Mary Octava Crowell McCreary of Stephenson, AL, and Rilla Mae Crowell Givens of Pelham; grandchildren, Melonee Dawn Boyette Durm, Lee Howard Boyette, Shannon Renaye Hickerson, Howard Neil Givens Jr., Sally Jane Baisley, Kelly Walls, Jennifer Fay Payne, Kayla Renee Payne, Alice Rebecca Payne and Miranda Gayle Givens; and great-grandchildren, Cullen Blake Hickerson and Kasey Ann Durm.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Howard L. Givens; son, Gene Nelson Givens; brothers, James Robert Crowell, Charles Sidney Crowell, William Horace Crowell, and Corey Walter Crowell; sisters, Armina Crowell Moses, Anna Josephine Crowell Sewell; and granddaughter, Barbara Brittany Boyette.

Bro. Dale Andrews officiated.

Manchester Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

WILLIAM MORRIS PUGH

Funeral services for William Morris Pugh, 89, of Crossville, who passed away March 26, 1999, were held March 29 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Pugh Cemetery.

Bros. Junior Pugh and Wayne Rutherford officiated.

He was born Dec. 10, 1909 in Cumberland County, the son of Henry and Kate Dixon Pugh.

Mr. Pugh was a retired factory worker with Crossville Rubber, and was also a factory worker in Akron, OH. He started working at the age of 10, working in timber woods, logging and teaming.

Survivors include his daughters, Mary Lou Reeves and Loretta Belt, both of North Ridgeville, OH, Oma Lee Farrar of Elyria, OH, Katie Jaynes of Sumrall, MS, and Shirley Gibson, Pauline Hedgecoth, Billie Jean Reed, Rose Ann Deck and Marilyn Norrod, all of Crossville; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and cousins, Carson and Harry Pugh and Estelle Morris, all of Crossville, and Marvin Pugh of Dayton, OH.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Aulane Wilson Pugh; parents, Henry and Kate Dixon Pugh; brothers, Joe and Jesse Pugh, and Jimmy Losey; and aunt and uncle, Ray and Julie Pugh.

Pallbearers were Jr. Deck, Brian Reed, Rodney Reed, Johnny Willis, Bob Bottoms III and Rex Campbell. Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

The preceding obituary is reprinted to correct mistakes made by both the funeral home and the Crossville Chronicle.

HARVEY RAY YOUNG

Funeral services for Harvey Ray Young, 61, of Crab Orchard, who passed away March 26, 1999, were held March 30 from the chapel of Burris Funeral Home, with burial in Haley's Grove Cemetery. Bro. Billy Smith officiated.

He was born Nov. 24, 1937 in Cumberland County, the son of William and Irva Wilson Young.

Mr. Young was a maintenance worker at Cumberland Gardens.

Survivors include his daughters, Darlene Miller of Crossville, and Sandra Lewis of Owensboro, KY; sons, William Ray Young of Crossville, and Gary Nichols of Orville, OH; sisters, Maxine Hammons of Crossville, and Jesse Barnes of Crab Orchard; brothers, Charles Young of North Ridgeville, OH, Walter Young of Elyria, OH; nine grandchildren; and special friend, Ova Sherrill of Crab Orchard.

Pallbearers were Randy, Kenny, and Jerry Young, Freddie Stutz, Rex Mullinax and Steven Houston. Burris Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

HELEN GILLILAND

Services for Helen Gilliland, 77, of Fairfield Glade, who passed away March 28, 1999, were held April 1 from Winkel Funeral Home in Otsego, MI. Interment of ashes was in Mountain Home Cemetery in Otsego. Pastor Meg Peterson officiated.

She was born Sept. 29, 1921 in Allegan, MI, the daughter of Stevan and Agnes Donat Herpst.

Mrs. Gilliland was a graduate of Allegan High School, and later managed Sears and Roebuck Catalog Store in Allegan for many years. Her memberships included the Embroiderer's Guild of America, and the United Methodist Church and Lions Club, both of Fairfield Glade. On Sept. 12, 1969, in Otsego, she married Bernard "Bernie" Gilliland, who preceded her in death in 1995.

Survivors include her son and daughter, Robert Yoakam of Otsego, Sharlene Scott Warren of Woodstock, GA; three stepchildren, Les (Sharon) Gilliland of Paris, TX, Darl (Joyce) Gilliland of Otsego, and Paul (Sue) Gilliland of Virginia Beach, VA; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Julia Maley of Portage; brother, George Herpst of Allegan; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Herpst, and a sister, Ann Herpst Basic.

A memorial service will be held in Fairfield Glade at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Fairfield Glade Methodist Church, or the Children's Eye Center at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, c/o Lion Tom Watkins, 50 Hickory Cove Ln., Fairfield Glade, TN, 38558, made payable to Lions International Charities.