June 20, 2000

Ivan A. Clark

Ivan Albert Clark, 73, 895 Fairview Road, Hampton, died Monday, June 19, 2000, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.

Mr. Clark was a native of Carter County and a son of the late Alfred and Juanita Odom Clark. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Dugger Clark, a sister, Pauline Clark, and a brother, Rex Clark.

Mr. Clark was a retired employee of East Tennessee Undergarment and a member of the Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church. He had served in the United States Navy.

Survivors include two brothers and sisters-in-law, Roger and Nancy Clark, Elizabethton, and Dennis and Charlotte Clark, Hampton, and seven sisters and four brothers-in-law, June Bise, Hampton, Jay and Otis Ellison and Audrey and Harold Jenkins, all of Elizabethton, Opal Shell, Roan Mountain, Eunice and Eual Garrett, Kingsport, Janice and Dale Leonard, Bristol, Va., and Katherin Bremmer, Blountville. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

CLARK -- Funeral services for Ivan Albert Clark, 73, 895 Fairview Road, Hampton, who died Monday, June 19, 2000, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, at Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Steve Cochran and Rev. Dexter Brummitt officiating. The Heavenly Echoes will provide the music. Graveside services and interment will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 22, at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the cemetery at 9:55 a.m. Thursday, will be Norman Miller, Larry Shell, John L. McKinney, G.W. Puckett, Jacky McMahan and Hayes Woodby. Honorary pallbearers will be Bobby Tolley, Carroll Tolley, Joshua Tolley, Cecil Hyder, the Staff of Pine Ridge Care Center and members of Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Friends may also call at the residence of a brother and sister-in-law, Dennis and Charlotte Clark, 895 Fairview Road, Hampton. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 9:55 a.m. Thursday for the graveside service. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Lonnie Hughes

Lonnie Hughes, 63, of Elizabethton, died Saturday, June 17, 2000, at an Elizabethton hospital.

Mr. Hughes was a native of Mitchell County, N.C., and a son of Sena Barnett Hughes, Green Mountain, N.C., and the late Garfa Hughes. He was also preceded in death by two sons, Gary Hughes and Donald Hughes, and a granddaughter, Heather Hughes.

Mr. Hughes was involved with the mushroom growing industry and also in construction, which included the Grandfather Mountain Viaduct.

Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a daughter, Teresa South, Oxford, Pa.; three sons, Richard Hughes, Kelton, Pa., Timothy Hughes, Avondale, Pa., and Jeffery Hughes, Landenburg, Pa.; two sisters, Olene Hutchings, Lenoir, N.C., and Elena Bryant, Green Mountain, N.C.; two brothers, Lee Hughes, West Grove, Pa., and L.C. Hughes, Kennett Square, Pa.; 12 grandchildren; and a long-time companion, Carolyn Bowers.

Funeral services and interment were conducted Monday, June 19, in Bakersville, N.C.

Henline-Hughes Funeral Home, Bakersville, N.C., (828) 688-4813, was in charge of arrangements.

Maxine M. Matherly

Mrs. Maxine McKinney Matherly, 76, 119 Beryl Fletcher Road, Elizabethton, died Monday, June 19, 2000, at the residence of her daughter and son-in-law, Kay and Larry Williams, after an extended illness.

Mrs. Matherly was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late William M. and Stella Shell McKinney. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Sam Matherly, February 10, 1997, and by two brothers and four sisters.

Mrs. Matherly operated the Tastee-Freez and Maxine's Sycamore Drive-In for a number of years until her retirement. She was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include one other daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Maynard Campbell, Elizabethton; a son and daughter-in-law, Sammy and Sally Matherly, Elizabethton; five sisters, Lilly Lyons, Hampton, Missouri Brown, Creola Stanley, Agnes Walker and Willie Jean Baughman, all of Elizabethton; and six grandchildren, April Matherly, Raymond Williams and his wife, Rebecca, Brian Williams, Carter Campbell, Tina Reece and her husband, Tim, and Josh Campbell. Five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

MATHERLY -- Funeral services for Mrs. Maxine McKinney Matherly, 76, 119 Beryl Fletcher Road, Elizabethton, who died Monday, June 19, 2000, will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Mr. Dave Wolfe, minister, and Rev. Bobby Stout officiating. Scott Reynolds and the Borderview Quartet will provide the music. Graveside services and interment will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 22, in the National Cemetery, Mountain Home. Active pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews. Honorary pallbearers will be her many friends from the Tastee-Freez and Maxine's Sycamore Drive-In. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence of a daughter and son-in-law, Kay and Larry Williams, 119 Beryl Fletcher Road, Elizabethton. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 1:15 p.m. Thursday to go the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Ralph McKinney

Ralph McKinney, 76, Powder Branch Road, Johnson City, died Monday, June 19, 2000, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.

These services entrusted to Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy

Edith W. Morgan

Mrs. Edith W. Morgan, 79, 132 W.B. Mitchell Road, Roan Mountain, died Monday, June 19, 2000, at her residence following a sudden illness.

Mrs. Morgan was a native of Avery County, N.C., and the daughter of the late Clifton and Maude Pritchard Palmer. She was also preceded in death by her husband, John I. Morgan, in October 1985, and by two brothers and two sisters.

Mrs. Morgan was a retired high school teacher of business courses with the Carter County School System and a member of First Free Will Baptist Church and the Volunteer Sunday School Class. She was also a member of the Carter County Retired Teachers.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Katrina Morgan, Nashville; a daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Steve Campbell, Hampton; four granddaughters, Victoria Lawson, Hannah Morgan and Grace Morgan, all of Nashville, and Sara Campbell, Hampton; a grandson, John Campbell, Hamton; a great-granddaughter, Christiana Lawson, Nashville; and a brother, Asa Palmer, Knoxville. Several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

These services entrusted to Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy

MORGAN -- Funeral services for Mrs. Edith W. Morgan, 79, 132 W.B. Mitchell Road, Roan Mountain, who died Monday, June 19, 2000, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, with Rev. Phil Poston and Dr. Charles Thigpen officiating. Music will be by the First Free Will Baptist Church and Mrs. Carol Bowers, organist. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, in the Masonic Garden at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Honorary pallbearers will be fellow members of First Free Will Baptist Church, Danny Street, William Marlowe, Joseph McNeil, Edith Bowlick, Sterling Fields and her nephews. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, prior to the service. Friends may also call at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Steve (Ann) Campbell, 1012 Rittertown Road, Hampton, any time. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Building Fund of First Free Will Baptist Church, 706 First Street, Elizabethton, Tenn. 37643. Everyone wishing to attend the graveside service will meet at the cemetery at 10:50 a.m. Wednesday. These services entrusted to Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy

Mary B. Peters

Mrs. Mary Bunton Peters, 80, 169 Peters Hollow Road, Elizabethton, died Sunday, June 18, 2000, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital after a brief illness.

Mrs. Peters was a native of Avery County, N.C., and a daughter of the late Lewis J. and Emmer Jones Bunton. She was also preceded in death by two husbands, Elmer Warren and Clate Peters, and six brothers, Clyde, Andy, Carl, Paul, Dallas and Luther Bunton.

Mrs. Peters had lived a number of years in Elizabethton. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church but attended New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sisters-in-law, Mrs. Doris Bunton, Mountain City, Mrs. Rose Bunton and Mrs. Maude Bunton, both of Elk Park, N.C. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

PETERS -- Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Bunton Peters, 80, 169 Peters Hollow Road, Elizabethton, who died Sunday, June 18, 2000, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Ray Colbaugh, Rev. Bill Greer and Rev. Jonas Revis officiating. The New Liberty Quartet will provide the music. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, in the Blevins Cemetery. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the cemetery at 10:55 a.m. Wednesday, will be David Bunton, Norman Peters, Kenneth Shankle, Kenneth Colbaugh, Carroll Grindstaff and Jerry White. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Jerry Gastineau, Fred Broyles, Clifford Peters, Auburn Peters, Dee Mitchell, Ralph Andes, Luther Ellis, Terry Broyles, Ivan Bunton, Arlie Henson, George Bunton, Gene Buck, Todd Edgerton, Ralph Jones, Mike Wilson, Allen Bunton, Fred Bunton, Ted Bunton, Grady Wilson and Monroe Paradee. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 10:55 a.m. Wednesday. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

June 19, 2000

Ann Black

Mrs. Ann Felty Mims Black, 610 Race Street, Elizabethton, died Saturday, June 17, 2000, in the Life Care Center, after a brief illness.

A native of Piney Flats, she was a daughter of the late Charles Edward and Nora Smalling Felty. She had lived a number of years in Elizabethton. She was preceded in death by three brothers: Blair, Guy and Haskell Felty.

She was a graduate of Mary Hughes High School. She also attended business college. She taught school for one year at the Walnut Grove School, Bluff City. Mrs. Black was a retired employee of Citizens Bank, having been the first lady hired on opening day, Nov. 5, 1934. She worked there for 32 years. She formerly had been a bookkeeper for Watauga Chevrolet, Nance Motors and Felty-Roland Florist. She was a member of East Side Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors include a niece, Robin Felty Scamuffa, Southlake, Texas; and one great-niece, Lauren Scamuffa, Southlake, Texas.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Faye Egolf

Mrs. Faye Egolf, 61, 107 West Fourth Avenue, Watauga, died Sunday, June 18, 2000, at Johnson City Medical Center following an extended illness.

Mrs. Egolf was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Paul and Nellie Buckles Anderson. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Juanita Morrell, and a brother, Rondal Anderson Sr.

Mrs. Egolf was a 1958 graduate of Unaka High School. She was a homemaker and a member of the Blue Springs Christian Church.

Survivors include her husband, Lawrence E. Egolf, of the home; a daughter, Sherry Wilson, Butler; a son, Tony Garland, Elizabethton; a step-daughter, Judy Earp, Limestone; a step-son, Steve Egolf, Johnson City; a brother, Carl Anderson, Elizabethton; three grandchildren, Christie Garland, Cindy Garland and Matthew Garland, all of Elizabethton; a great-grandson, Chance Anthony Garland, Elizabethton; two step-grandchildren, Brian Egolf, Johnson City, and Christopher Earp, Limestone; a special sister-in-law, Mary Anderson, Elizabethton; several other brothers and sisters-in-law living in Maryland; and two special friends, Wanda Markham, Elizabethton, and Vivian Saults, Limestone. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

EGOLF -- Funeral services for Mrs. Faye Egolf, 61, 107 West Fourth Avenue, Watauga, who died Sunday, June 18, 2000, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Mr. Mack Bennett, minister, and Rev. Steve Hilman officiating. Music will be under the direction of Link Nidiffer, soloist. Graveside services and interment will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, at George Mottern Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Larry Absure Sr., Troy Anderson, Rondal Anderson Jr., Richard Woodward, Carl Ray Nidiffer, Link Nidiffer and Phillip Stevens. Honorary pallbearers will be Rev. Fred and Mrs. Jewell Fox, friends, neighbors and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence, 107 West Fourth Avenue, Watauga, any time. The family, friends, ministers and pallbearers will meet at the funeral home at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday to go in procession to the cemetery. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

M. Pauline Odom

M. Pauline Odom, 84, formerly of 141 Moody Road, Butler, Tenn., died Thursday, June 15, 2000, at Life Care Center, Elizabethton, Tenn., following an extended illness.

A native of Elk Park, N.C., she was the daughter of Joseph and Alice Grindstaff Hicks. Mrs. Odom was preceded in death by her husband, David Luther Odom; one daughter, Wilma Odom; and a son, Thomas Odom.

She was a member of Elk Mills Christian Church.

Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law: Dallas and Wanette Odom, Earnest and Shirley Odom, and Joseph Richardson, all of Butler, Tenn.; two daughters-in-law, Marlene Odom, Hampton, Tenn.; and Wanda Miller, Mountain City, Tenn.; one sister, Bertie Odom, Hampton, Tenn.; four brothers, Frank Hicks and Clarence Hicks, both of Elizabethton, Tenn.; and MacAuther Hicks and Homer Hicks, both of Elizabethton, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, 423-542-2232, in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

ODOM -- Funeral services for M. Pauline Odom, 84, formerly of 141 Moody Road, Butler, Tenn., who died Thursday, June 15, 2000, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 2000, at Elk Mills Christian Church, with Terry Dugger, minister, and Andy Lunceford, minister, officiating. Music will be under the direction of Elk Mills Christian Church Choir. Interment will follow at Stout Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from friends of the family. The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, June 18, 2000, at Elk Mills Christian Church. Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, 423-542-2232, in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

Mary B. Peters

Mrs. Mary Bunton Peters, 80, 169 Peters Hollow Road, Elizabethton, died Sunday, June 18, 2000, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital after a brief illness.

Mrs. Peters was a native of Avery County, N.C., and a daughter of the late Lewis J. and Emmer Jones Bunton. She was also preceded in death by two husbands, Elmer Warren and Clate Peters, and six brothers, Clyde, Andy, Carl, Paul, Dallas and Luther Bunton.

Mrs. Peters had lived a number of years in Elizabethton. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church but attended New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sisters-in-law, Mrs. Doris Bunton, Mountain City, Mrs. Rose Bunton and Mrs. Maude Bunton, both of Elk Park, N.C. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Lena M. Rowe

Mrs. Lena M. Rowe, 65, 119 Stanmoore Drive, Johnson City, Tenn., died Friday, June 16, 2000, at the Johnson City Medical Center following a brief illness.

A native of Carter County, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Hobert and Mary Shell Hyder.

She was a retired employee of Texas Instruments. She was a member of Oak Grove Christian Church.

Survivors include her husband, Ray Rowe, of the home; two daughters and sons-in-law: Karen and Robert Slone, Johnson City, Tenn.; and Lisa and Ronnie Osborne, Elizabethton, Tenn.; one son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Jackie Rowe, Ellington, Conn.; six sisters: Virginia Coleman and Shirley Crigger, both of McDonough, Ga.; Joan Faulkner, Sardis, Ga.; Ann Slemp, Elizabethton, Tenn.; Sue Hill and Diana Bowman, both of Johnson City, Tenn.; four brothers: Homer Hyder, Vallejo, Calif.; Doug Hyder, Charlotte, N.C.; Rick Hyder, and Bob Hyder, both of Blountville, Tenn.; five grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.

Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 423-543-5544, 101 East F Street, Elizabethton, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy

ROWE -- Funeral service for Mrs. Lena M. Rowe, 65, 119 Stanmoore Drive, Johnson City, Tenn., will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 2000, in the Sunset Chapel of Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home with Mr. Jason Hutchcraft, minister, officiating. Music will be under the direction of Mr. David Arney, organist. Graveside service and interment will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2000, in the Roselawn Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends in the Sunset Chapel from 6:30-8 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 2000, or at the residence at any time. Everyone will meet at the cemetery at 10:50 a.m. on Monday. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 423-543-5544, 101 East F Street, Elizabethton, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy



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