June 25, 2000

Henry Booher

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Henry Booher, 90, of Columbus, died Thursday, May 25, 2000. Mr. Booher was a native of Elizabethton, Tenn. He was a World War II Veteran. Memorial services honoring Mr. Booher will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, in the National Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio. Military Honors will be accorded by a Detail of Fort Knox, Ky. Arrangements by Owens Funeral Home, Columbus, Ohio, (614) 235-0071.

Theresa C. Chapman

Theresa Catherine Chapman, 79, of Pine Ridge Care Center, Elizabethton, formerly of 311 Colorado Street, Johnson City, died Friday, June 23, 2000, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital, of respiratory failure. Mrs. Chapman was a native of St. Paul, Minn., and had lived in Johnson City most of her life. She was a daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Bielen and was also preceded in death by her husband, Frank Chapman, in 1973, and by two brothers and three sisters. Mrs. Chapman was an Army Air Corps Veteran of World War II, having attained the rank of Sergeant. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Johnson City, and was very active in the Parish. She was also an active co-worker of the Missionaries of Charity and did much to serve the poor. Survivors include two daughters, SR M Sharon Chapman, with the Missionaries of Charity, San Francisco, Calif., and Meredith Dugger, Johnson City; two sons, Jody B. Chapman, Johnson City, and Anthony F. Chapman, Jonesborough; two granddaughters, Cheryl Willen, Johnson City, and Erin Decker, Jonesborough; three grandsons, Christopher Willen, Johnson City, Anthony D. Chapman and Brian Peters, both of Jonesborough; and a great-grandson, Dylan Peters, Jonesborough. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Morris-Baker Funeral Home, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 282-1521, is in charge of arrangements. CHAPMAN -- Mass of the Resurrection for Theresa Catherine Chapman, 79, of Pine Ridge Care Center, Elizabethton, formerly of 311 Colorado Street, Johnson City, who died Friday, June 23, 2000, will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, June 26, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Johnson City. Father Steve Smith will be the celebrant. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Monday in the Mount Rose Cemetery, Glade Spring, Va., where those attending will assemble for this service. Pallbearers will be Brian Peters, Anthony D. Chapman, Jeff Hatley, Vernon Hill, Carl Bailey and Tommy Farmer. For those who prefer, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Missionaries of Charity, 335 E. 145th Street, Bronx, N.Y. 10451. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, concluding with the Rosary Service. Morris-Baker Funeral Home, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 282-1521, is in charge of arrangements.

Clarance W. Marshall

Clarance Wilson Marshall, 76, 402 West Mill Street, Elizabethton, died Friday, June 23, 2000, at Pine Ridge Care Center following a brief illness. Mr. Marshall was a native of Tazewell, Va., and had lived in Carter County since 1961. He was a son of the late Robert M. and Gaynell Wilson Marshall and was also preceded in death by two brothers, Claude I. Marshall and Terry R. Marshall. Mr. Marshall was a retired brick mason and farmer. Survivors include his wife, Kathleen Johnson Marshall, of the home; two sons, Clarance Marshall Jr. and Johnny Lee Marshall, both of Elizabethton; two daughters, Frances Dean Drummer, Taylor, Texas, and Judith Ann Mottern, Elgin, Texas; three brothers, Earl M. Marshall, Elizabethton, Carl P. Marshall, Ashland, Va., and Bobby B. Marshall, Richmond, Va.; and four sisters, Nell Marie Ward, Margie G. Gilbert and Fay Kegley, all of Lebanon, Va., and Della Maude Jones, Rosedale, Va. Six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive. These services entrusted to Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy MARSHALL -- Funeral services for Clarance Wilson Marshall, 76, 402 West Mill Street, Elizabethton, who died Friday, June 23, 2000, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 26, at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, with Rev. Wayne R. Mottern officiating. Interment will follow in the George Mottern Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Honorary pallbearers will be Ray Arnett, Wilson Shook, Charlie Arnett and Tim Mottern. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, prior to the service. Following the graveside service, friends may call at the home of a son, Clarance W. Marshall Jr., 814 Mulberry Street, Elizabethton. These services entrusted to Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy

Ida T. Williams

Ida Trivette Williams, 83, 206 Fifth Street, Jackson, S.C., formerly of 1331 Burgie Street, Elizabethton, died Thursday, June 22, 2000, at University Hospital in Augusta, Ga., following a brief illness. Mrs. Williams was a native of Avery County, N.C., and the daughter of the late Lewis Gene and Jane McGinnis Trivette. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Sam A. Williams. Mrs. Williams was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church of Elizabethton and was a homemaker. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Thelma Brown and Gene Paul Mann, Jackson, S.C.; three granddaughters and their husbands, Jennifer and Michael Anderson and Teresa and Chris Waters, all of North Augusta, S.C., and Rhonda and Dr. William Bates, Augusta, Ga.; seven great-grandchildren, Matthew Anderson, Olivia Anderson, Ryan Waters and Myra Waters, all of North Augusta, S.C., Avery Bates, Elaina Bates and William Bates IV, all of Augusta, Ga.; and a sister, Bertha Hollar, Boone, N.C. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick WILLIAMS -- Graveside services and interment for Ida Trivette Williams, 83, 206 Fifth Street, Jackson, S.C., formerly of 1331 Burgie Street, Elizabethton, who died Thursday, June 22, 2000, will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, June 25, at Monte Vista Burial Park, Johnson City, with Rev. Kenneth Jones officiating. Active pallbearers will be Greg McCracken, Theil McCracken, Mike Ingram, Ryan Waters, Beecher O'Quinn and Matthew Posey. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 3 p.m. Sunday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. For those who prefer, memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to a favorite charity. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

June 23, 2000

Tracey L. Hicks

Tracey Lee Hicks, 33, 3652 Sink Valley Road, Butler, died Thursday, June 22, 2000, from injuries received in an automobile accident on the Sink Valley Road.

Mr. Hicks was a native of Adrian, Mich., but had made his home in Johnson County for several years. He was a member of Central Baptist Church and was a Foreman for Mountain City Lumber Company.

Mr. Hicks was preceded in death by his father, Joe Lunceford, a brother-in-law, James Greenwell, and a cousin, Tyler Hicks.

Survivors include his wife, Pam Hicks, of the home; a daughter, Tonya Hicks, of the home; his mother, Mildred Lunceford, Mountain City; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Steve and Julie Lunceford, Butler, and Joe Lunceford Jr., Mountain City; and his maternal grandmother, Rosa Lee Campbell, Mountain City. Several cousins, aunts and uncles also survive.

Percy Hux Funeral Home, 300 W. Main Street, Mountain City, (423) 727-9221, is in charge of arrangements.

HICKS -- Funeral services for Tracey Lee Hicks, 33, 3652 Sink Valley Road, Butler, who died Thursday, June 22, 2000, will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 24, from the Percy-Hux Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Albert Bentley and Rev. Bill Brown officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 25, in the Sugar Grove Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Steve Lunceford, Joe Lunceford, Ronnie Hicks, Mike Brooks, Greg Adams, Larry McCall, Tony McElyea and Fred Dunn. Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Hicks, Gary Hicks Jr., Jeff Hicks, Joe Hicks, friends at Mountain City Lumber Company, Melvin Huyard and Clyde Hicks. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence of his mother, Mildred Lunceford, 904 Hampton Street, Mountain City, any time. Percy Hux Funeral Home, 300 W. Main Street, Mountain City, (423) 727-9221, is in charge of arrangements.

Curtis Malone

Curtis Malone, 43, 540 Bunker Hill Road, Bluff City, died Wednesday, June 21, 2000, at Johnson City Medical Center following a brief illness.

Mr. Malone was a native of Sullivan County and the son of Anna Lyons Malone, of the home, and the late Ira Malone. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Terry Sams, Buddy Sams and Worley Sams.

Mr. Malone was a member of Bunker Hill Christian Church. He was a mechanic.

Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a sister and brother-in-law, JoAnn and Steve Sams, Bluff City; two brothers, Dallas Sams and Rickey Sams, both of the home; two special nephews and their wives, Jeff and Tara Allen, Elizabethton, and David and Angie Allen, Bluff City; a niece, Katlyn Allen, Bluff City; and five nephews, Caleb Allen, Elizabethton, Isaac Allen, Bluff City, Wayne Sams and his wife, Wendy, Josh Sams and Trevor Guy, all of Elizabethton.

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

MALONE -- Funeral services for Curtis Malone, 43, 540 Bunker Hill Road, Bluff City, who died Wednesday, June 21, 2000, will be conducted at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 24, at Bunker Hill Christian Church, Bluff City, with Mr. Ernie Depew and Mr. Rocky Maines, ministers, officiating. Music will be under the direction of Kenneth Dugger. Interment will follow at Morning View Cemetery, Bluff City. Active pallbearers will be Ron Scalf, Denny Scalf, Tommy Scalf, Rick Woods, Micky Persinger and Micky Carr. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Bunker Hill Christian Church. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

Iantha L. Nidiffer

Iantha L. Nidiffer, 207 Daytona Place, Elizabethton, died Friday, June 23, 2000, at Johnson City Medical Center.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.

Ida T. Williams

Mrs. Ida Trivette Williams, 84, 206 Fifth Street, Jackson, S.C., died Thursday, June 22, 2000.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.

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


June 22, 2000

Bessie A. Baird

Bessie A. Baird, 89, formerly of 207 West Mill Street, Elizabethton, died Wednesday, June 21, 2000, at Hermitage Health Center following an extended illness.

Ms. Baird was a native of Carter County and the daughter of the late Noah and Farrie Hicks Gentry. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jacob Lewis Baird, in 1976, and two sisters, Ruby Gentry and Cora Ellen Ensor.

Ms. Baird was a member of Keenburg Free Will Baptist Church and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary. She was retired from Bemberg Corporation.

Survivors include a son, David Ward, Elizabethton; two brothers, Ernest Gentry and Frank Gentry, both of Elizabethton; a sister, Lucille Taylor, Elizabethton; and three grandchildren, David J. Baird, High Point, N.C., Debbie A. Baird, Johnson City, and Jesse S. Ward, Elizabethton. Four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

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

BAIRD -- Funeral services for Bessie A. Baird, 89, formerly of 207 West Mill Street, Elizabethton, who died Wednesday, June 21, 2000, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Friday, June 23, at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Mark Street officiating. Graveside services and interment will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 24, at Highland Cemetery, Elizabethton. Active pallbearers will be selected from the men of Keenburg Free Will Baptist Church. Honorary pallbearers will be the doctors and nursing staff of Hermitage Health Center, fellow employees of Bemberg Corporation and friends and neighbors. The family, friends, minister and pallbearers will meet at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Saturday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the home of her son, David Ward, 163 Old Stoney Loop, Elizabethton, any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Tetrick

Ralph McKinney

Ralph McKinney, 76, 1221 Powder Branch Road, Johnson City, died Monday, June 19, 2000, at his residence.

Mr. McKinney was a native of Carter County and the son of the late Nat and Birdie McKinney. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Chasie E. Snyder McKinney, February 13, 1999.

Mr. McKinney was retired from North American Rayon Corporation where he was a guard for several years. He was a memer of Martindale Baptist Church and a member of Dashiell Masonic Lodge #238 F&AM and the Knoxville Scottish Rites. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Malcolm and Lana McKinney, Orlando, Fla.; two grandchildren, Rick McKinney, Elizabethton, and Tessa Kirk, Chattanooga; two great-granddaughters, Madison and Abbigale McKinney, both of Elizabethton; and a sister, Olene Willocks, Johnson City.

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

McKINNEY -- A private service of entombment for Ralph McKinney, 76, 1221 Powder Branch Road, Johnson City, who died Monday, June 19, 2000, will be held in the Mausoleum of Love at Roselawn Memory Gardens at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Carter County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 776, Elizabethton, Tenn. 37644. These services entrusted to Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home. www.Funeral-Plans.com/Hathaway-Percy


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