March 1999


Susie Buckles

03/14/99

   Susie Buckles, 90, Hillview Nursing Home, formerly of Rt. 7, Elizabethton, died Thursday, March 11, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Buckles was a native of Carter County and the daughter of the late Charlie and Ester Arnold Elliott. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy E. Buckles, in 1970, a son, a half-sister, a step-sister and two half-brothers.

   Mrs. Buckles attended the Pleasant Beach Baptist Church.

   Survivors include two daughters, Iva Jean Mathes and Cora Smith, both of Elizabethton; three sons, Billy Joe Buckles and Larry Buckles, both of Elizabethton, and Jack Buckles, Johnson City; a brother, Wiley Elliott, Elizabethton; a half-brother, Joe Elliott, Elizabethton; and a half-sister, Edna Nave. Fifteen grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandson also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   BUCKLES -- Graveside services for Susie Buckles, 90, Hillview Nursing Home, formerly of Rt. 7, Elizabethton, who died Thursday, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday at George Mottern Cemetery with Rev. Bobby Stout officiating. Active pallbearers will be grandsons. Everyone will meet at the cemetery at 9:55 a.m. Monday for the graveside service. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

William Garrett Jr.

03/14/99

   William "Bill" Garrett Jr., 43, 153 Cedar Grove Road, Johnson City, died Thursday, March 11, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center Hospital following a brief illness.

   Mr. Garrett was a native of Memphis and the son of William Edward Garrett Sr. and Wanda Christine Cox Garrett, and the adopted son of Charles "Bob" Keith Knabb, Johnson City, whom he made his home with all of his life.

   Mr. Garrett was of the Baptist faith and was a retired employee of Doozy Truck Center of Johnson City.

   Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his wife, Joyce Garrett, of the home; three daughters, April Dawn and Rachel Garrett, both of Johnson City, and Crystal Perry, Elizabethton; four sons, Issac, Josh, Jimmy and Justin Garrett, all of the home; a step-brother, Rudy Gibson; and five sisters, Wanda, Mary, Grace, Christine and Mildred Garrett, all of Memphis. Six grandchildren and two very special friends, Wayne and Linda Zollinger, Johnson City, also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   GARRETT -- Funeral services for William "Bill" Garrett Jr., 43, 153 Cedar Grove Road, Johnson City, who died Thursday, were conducted at 8 p.m. Saturday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Charles Russell officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Roselawn Memory Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Wayne Zollinger, Isaac Garrett, Josh Garrett, Timmy Garrett, Mark Vanover, Joe Bowers and David Perry. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 2:30 p.m. Sunday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family received friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence, 153 Cedar Grove Road, Johnson City, any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Herbert H. Hood

03/14/99

   Herbert H. Hood Jr., 69, 613 Watauga Avenue, Elizabethton, died Thursday, March 11, 1999, Johnson City Medical Center Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mr. Hood was a native of Carter County and the son of the late Herbert Houston and Vicey Morrell Hood. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Freida Peters Hood, and an infant son, Thomas Lee Hood.

   Mr. Hood was a member of First Baptist Church of Elizabethton and the Four Square Sunday School Class. He was a retired employee of North American Rayon Corporation and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.

   Survivors include a daughter, JoVonna Dodge, of Delaware; two grandchildren, Richie and Katie Dodge, both of Delaware; a special friend, Betty Jo Isaacs, Elizabethton; three sisters, Mary Holt, Milligan College, Jimmie Ruth Bailey, Treasure Island, Fla., and Billie Peters, Johnson City; and a brother, Don Hood, Kingsport. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   HOOD -- Funeral services for Herbert H. Hood Jr., 69, 613 Watauga Avenue, Elizabethton, who died Thursday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Sunday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Brent Seals and Rev. Jack Roddy officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Four Square Sunday School Class: Andy Hood, Doug Bailey, Alphas Anderson, Bill Anderson, Eston Treadway, Richard Isaacs, Claude Isaacs, Carl Estep, Glen Potter, Roy Vines, John Crockett Sr., Jerry Pope, Wayne Winters, Gregg Nidiffer, Jennings Wagner, Dr. Robert Sams, Johnny Davis, Sam Taylor, Willis Murray, Don Williams and Gerald Watson. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 10:15 a.m. Monday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Friends may also call at the residence, 613 Watauga Avenue, Elizabethton. For those who prefer, memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to the American Cancer Society, 209 S. Riverside Drive, Elizabethton, TN 37643, or your charity of choice. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Anita F. Blevins

03/12/99

   Anita Faye Blevins, 64, 1888 Highway 91, Elizabethton, died unexpectedly Thursday, March 11, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center Hospital.

   Mrs. Blevins was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Dewey and Edna Taylor Hardin. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Rondal "Coonie" Hardin, and a niece, Teresa.

   Mrs. Blevins was a 1952 graduate of Unaka High School. She had operated the Beauty Bonnette Beauty Shop for a number years and was a member of the Stoney Creek Baptist Church.

   Survivors include a son, Terry Blevins, of the home; a sister, Charlcie Jones, Hampton, Va.; two brothers, Ralph Hardin, Elizabethton, and Allen D. Hardin, Cleveland, Ohio; her step-mother, Mrs. Catherine Hardin, Elizabethton; three step-sisters, Dot Oaks, Eula Mae Hodge and Leota Holsclaw, all of Elizabethton; and a step-brother, James "Bud" Potter, Kingsport. Several aunts and uncles and a host of friends also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   BLEVINS -- Funeral services for Anita Faye Blevins, 64, 1888 Highway 91, Elizabethton, who died Thursday, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Richard Estep and Rev. Jonas Revis officiating. Interment will follow in the Blevins Cemetery. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 2:50 p.m. Sunday, will be Gary Shelton, A.D. "Sonny" Fletcher, John Fletcher, Lynn Peters, Mike Hardin, Steve Hardin, Johnny Lancaster, Jerry Taylor and Charles "Bo" Taylor. Honorary pallbearers will be employees of the Carter County Sheriff's Department, members of the Carter County Rescue Squad and members of the Stoney Creek Volunteer Fire Department. To those who prefer, memorials may be made in memory of Anita, to the Blevins Cemetery Fund, the Stoney Creek Volunteer Fire Department or the Cater County Rescue Squad. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Herman Campbell

03/12/99

   Herman Campbell, 83, 325 McKeehan Ridge Road, Elizabethton, died Wednesday, March 10, 1999, at Pine Ridge Care Center following an extended illness.

   Mr. Campbell was a native of Carter County and the son of the late Mike and Rhoda Fair Campbell. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, four sisters, a daughter, three half-sisters and a half-brother.

   Mr. Campbell was of the Baptist faith and was a retired employee of General Motors.

   Survivors include his wife, Iris Parsons Campbell, of the home; two daughters, Iris Spencer, Falerton, Ind., and Nancy Simmers, Cleveland, Ohio; two sons, Robert Campbell, Cleveland, Ohio, and Kermit Campbell, Pierpoint, Ohio; and a brother, Perry Campbell, Alburn Hills, Mich. Six grandchildren, a great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   CAMPBELL -- Funeral services for Herman Campbell, 83, 325 McKeehan Ridge Road, Elizabethton, who died Wednesday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Friday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Art Webb officiating. Committal and entombment services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Mausoleum of Hope, Happy Valley Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Rev. Dan Garland Jr.

03/12/99

   Rev. Dan Garland Jr., 68, 268 Bob Hollow Road, Elizabethton, died Thursday, March 11, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following a brief illness.

   Rev. Garland was a native of Carter County and the son of the late Dan Garland Sr. and Effie Pearce Garland. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Beulah Garland, and a brother, Haskiel Garland.

   Rev. Garland was a member of New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church and a former employee of Carter County Memorial Hospital.

   Survivors include his wife, Starr Whisnant Garland, of the home; four sons, Danny Garland, Rev. Larry Garland, George Garland and Norman Garland, all of Elizabethton; a daughter, Donna Markland, Elizabethton; a sister, Verna White, Elizabethton; six grandchildren, Angela Garland, John Markland, Lisa Adams, Jackie Morgan, Nickie Garland and Amber Dawn Garland, all of Elizabethton; and two great-grandchildren, Christa and Josh Deloach, Elizabethton. Several nieces and nephews and special friends, Clyde Peters, Willard Huskins and Arthur Colbaugh, also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   GARLAND -- Funeral services for Rev. Dan Garland Jr., 68, 268 Bob Hollow Road, Elizabethton, who died Thursday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Saturday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Ray Colbaugh and Rev. Jonas Revis officiating. Music will be under the direction of the New Liberty Quartet. Graveside services and interment will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Forbes Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be C.W. Rambo, Kenneth Carver, Ralph Lowe, Sonny Fletcher, Kenneth Colbaugh, Gale Colbaugh and Howard Grindstaff. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church, Dr. David Fenner, Bill Whisnant Sr., Clifford Peters, Jerry Paul Lyons, Bill Finney, Darrell Walsh and Rube Taylor. Everyone will meet at Forbes Cemetery at 1:55 p.m. Sunday for the graveside service. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Friends may also call at the residence, 268 Bob Hollow Road, Elizabethton, or at the residence of a son, Rev. Larry Garland, 635 Hwy. 91, Elizabethton, any time. For those who prefer, memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to the American Heart Association, 208 Sunset Drive, Suite 356, Johnson City, TN 37604. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Ray Street

03/12/99

   Ray Street, 66, 385 Cove Creek Road, Roan Mountain, died Thursday, March 11, 1999, at James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mr. Street was a native of Carter County and the son of Carter Street, Roan Mountain, and the late Mamie Hughes Street. He was also preceded in death by two brothers.

   Mr. Street was a member of Cove Creek Presbyterian Church. He was a former employee of the Carter County Highway Department and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.

   Survivors, in addition to his father, include his wife, Grace Smith Street, of the home; two daughters and a son-in-law, Dorothy and Johnny Smith, Newland, N.C., and Doris Gouge, Roan Mountain; a son, Ronnie Street, Roan Mountain; two sisters, Mary Harrison, Roan Mountain, and Barbara Smith, Connelly Springs, N.C.; three brothers, Conley Street and Tommy Street, both of Roan Mountain, and Paul Street, Morganton, N.C.; and three grandchildren, Johnny and Eric Smith, Newland, N.C., and Brandie Gouge, Roan Mountain. Several nieces and nephews and two special friends, Dana Lee Jarrett, Roan Mountain, and Katina McClellen, of North Carolina, also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, is in charge of arrangements.

   STREET -- Funeral services for Ray Street, 66, 385 Cove Creek Road, Roan Mountain, who died Thursday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Sunday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, with Rev. Daniel Blevins officiating. Music will be under the direction of the Cove Creek Presbyterian Church Choir. Graveside services and interment will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the V.A. National Cemetery, Mountain Home, with military honors accorded by the Captain Lynn H. Folsom VFW Post #2166. Active pallbearers will be Lester Henson, Shirl Dyer, Steve Dyer, Jim Gouge, Johnny Smith and Eric Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be Dewey Garland, Joe Winters, Clarence Barnett, Mack Roberts, Dr. Crain and Staffs of the Carter County Rescue Squad and the V.A. Medical Center. Everyone will meet at the V.A. National Cemetery at 1:55 p.m. Monday for the graveside service. The family will receive friends at the Rhododendron Chapel from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Friends may also call at the residence any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, is in charge of arrangements.

Herman Campbell

03/11/99

   Herman Campbell, 83, formerly of 325 McKeehan Ridge Road, Elizabethton, died Wednesday, March 10, 1999, at Pine Ridge Care Center following an extended illness.

   Mr. Campbell was a native of Carter County and a son of the late Mike and Rhoda Fair Campbell. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, four sisters, a daughter, two grandchildren, three half-sisters and a half-brother.

   Mr. Campbell was of the Baptist Faith and was a retired employee of General Motors.

   Survivors include his wife, Iris Parsons Campbell, of the home; two daughters, Iris Spencer, Falerton, Ind., and Nancy Simmers, Cleveland, Ohio; two sons, Robert Campbell, Cleveland, Ohio, and Kermit Campbell, Pierpoint, Ohio; and a brother, Perry Campbell, Alburn Hills, Mich. Six grandchildren, a great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge.

Ida P. Hughes

03/11/99

   Mrs. Ida Pearl Shell Hughes, 87, 3001 Stewart Drive, Wilson, N.C., died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Nash Grove Manor, Nashville, N.C.

   Mrs. Hughes was a native of Carter County and had lived in North Carolina since 1989. She was a daughter of the late William and Myrtle Range Shell and was also preceded in death by her husband, Samuel E. Hughes, in 1973.

   Mrs. Hughes was a homemaker and a lifelong member of the Brick Christian Church, Watauga.

   Survivors include a son, Robert William Hughes, Johnson City; a daughter, Carolyn Nagle, Wilson, N.C.; and a sister, Lucy D. Slagle, Hartselle, Ala. Six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   HUGHES -- Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Ida Pearl Shell Hughes, 87, 3001 Stewart Drive, Wilson, N.C., who died Monday, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the Keg Mottern Cemetery, Watauga, with Mr. Jack Hyder, minister, officiating. The family received friends Wednesday evening at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Josephine H. Range

03/11/99

   Josephine Hoss Range, 86, formerly of 207 E. Mill Street, Elizabethton, died Wednesday, March 10, 1999, at Hermitage Health Care Center following an extended illness.

   Ms. Range was a native of Carter County and the daughter of the late Michael and Sarah Hill Hoss. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Luther A. Range, two sons, Jackie Range, in 1969, and Lewis Younce, in September 1998, and by four brothers and five sisters.

   Ms. Range was a member of Roan Street Free Will Baptist Church. She was a retired employee of East Tennessee Undergarment Company.

   Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, L.A. and Shirley Range and Jerry and Sandra Range, all of Elizabethton, and a daughter and son-in-law, Jo Ann and Earl Perry, Bluff City. Eleven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   RANGE -- Funeral services for Josephine Hoss Range, 86, formerly of 207 E. Mill Street, Elizabethton, who died Wednesday at Hermitage Health Care Center, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Thursday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Mr. Ernie Depew, minister, and Rev. Bill Younce officiating. Music will be under the direction of Rev. Bill Younce. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be grandsons, Anthony Davis, Tommy Range, Mark Davis, Chris Range, Joey Bowers, Daniel Range and Sandy Buck. Honorary pallbearers will be Dean Burrow, Kenneth Burrow, Bob Hughes, Eddie Lipps, Bobby Lipps, Glenn Lipps, Wayne Smith, Dillard Sholes and the Nurses and Staff of Hermitage Health Care Center. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 10:15 a.m. Friday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Ida P. Hughes


03/10/99

   Mrs. Ida Pearl Shell Hughes, 87, 3001 Stewart Drive, Wilson, N.C., died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Nash Grove Manor, Nashville, N.C.

   Mrs. Hughes was a native of Carter County and had lived in North Carolina since 1989. She was a daughter of the late William and Myrtle Range Shell and was also preceded in death by her husband, Samuel E. Hughes, in 1973.

   Mrs. Hughes was a homemaker and a lifelong member of the Brick Christian Church, Watauga.

   Survivors include a son, Robert William Hughes, Johnson City; a daughter, Carolyn Nagle, Wilson, N.C.; and a sister, Lucy D. Slagle, Hartselle, Ala. Six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   SHELL -- Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Ida Pearl Shell Hughes, 87, 3001 Stewart Drive, Wilson, N.C., who died Monday, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the Keg Mottern Cemetery, Watauga, with Mr. Jack Hyder, minister, officiating. The family will receive friends at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Orpha Sizemore

03/10/99

   Mrs. Orpha "Bernice" Sizemore, 77, 124 Infinity Drive, Elizabethton, died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following a brief illness.

   Mrs. Sizemore was a native and resident of Carter County and a daughter of the late John and Ollie Norris Potter. She was also preceded in death by five brothers and five sisters.

   Mrs. Sizemore was a homemaker and a member of the Laurel Fork Church of Christ.

   Survivors include her husband, Dempsey Sizemore, of the home; a son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Barbara Potter, Chesterton, Ind.; and a brother, Nat Potter, Chesterton, Ind. Five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   SIZEMORE -- Funeral services for Mrs. Orpha "Bernice" Sizemore, 77, 124 Infinity Drive, Elizabethton, who died Monday, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, with Rev. Ernest Garland officiating. Interment will follow in the Laurel Fork Mountain View Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be grandsons. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Irene F. Scott

03/10/99

   Irene Feathers Scott, 88, 488 Lane Hollow Road, Watauga, died Tuesday, March 9, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center following a lengthy illness.

   Mrs. Scott was a native of Watauga and had lived most of her life there. She was a daughter of the late John C. and Sadie O'Brien Feathers and was also preceded in death by her husband, Carl E. Scott, in 1987, two sons, Carl Scott Jr. and Jerry Lee Scott, and by nine brothers and sisters.

   Mrs. Scott was a homemaker and a member of the Lick Creek Christian Church.

   Survivors include six sons, Bob Scott, Louis Scott and Gene Scott, all of Watauga, Herman Scott, Littlestown, Pa., Wallace "W.D." Scott and Ray Scott, both of Piney Flats; two daughters, Patsy Bupp, Gainesville, Fla., and Brenda Scott, of the home; three brothers, Paul Feathers, Johnson City, Arron Feathers, Little Rock, Ark., and Owen Feathers, Piney Flats; and two sisters, Hattie Baker, Johnson City, and Juanita Wight, Seattle, Wash. Twenty-seven grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews also survive.

   Morris-Baker Funeral Home, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 282-1521, is in charge of arrangements.

   SCOTT -- Funeral services for Irene Feathers Scott, 88, 488 Lane Hollow Road, Watauga, who died Tuesday, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Morris-Baker South Chapel with Mr. Tony Duncan and Mr. Rocky Maines officiating. Interment will follow in the Scott Cemetery, Watauga. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Morris-Baker Funeral Home, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, is in charge of arrangements.

Maude L. Trivett

03/10/99

   Maude L. Trivett, 81, 214 Third Avenue, Hampton, died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Trivett was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Eli Trivett Sr. and Bertha Brumitt Trivett. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Nell Melanson, and a brother, Elbert Roy Trivett.

   Mrs. Trivett attended the Hampton Christian Church. She was a retired employee of Bemberg Industries.

   Survivors include a daughter, Ethel Marie Trivett, of the home; four sisters, Ella Mae Gee, Olive Hill, Ky., Margaret Smith, Tampa, Fla., Frances Shelton, Elizabethton, and Patsy Jo Yates, Springfield, Va.; two brothers, C.B. Trivett, Elizabethton, and Eli "Sonny" Trivett Jr., Thomson, Ga.; and a grandson, Jeremy Wayne Heaton, of the home. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   TRIVETT -- Funeral services for Maude L. Trivett, 81, 214 Third Avenue, Hampton, who died Monday, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Ron Owens officiating. Music will be under the direction of Harol Smith and Bob Moore. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Friends may also call at the residence of a daughter, Ethel Marie Trivett, 214 Third Avenue, Hampton, any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

David R. Ward

03/10/99

   David Ray "Dave" Ward, 47, 137 Dan Bowers Road, Elizabethton, died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mr. Ward was a native of Carter County and the son of Ray Ward, Jonesborough, and the late Bula Elliott Ward.

   Mr. Ward was a member of Lynn Valley Baptist Church. He was a former employee of Snap-On Tools.

   Survivors, in addition to his father, include a son, David C. Ward, Elizabethton; a sister, Marlene S. Carr, Elizabethton; and his paternal grandmother, Dora Ward, Elizabethton. One aunt, one uncle and one nephew also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   WARD -- Funeral services for David Ray "Dave" Ward, 47, 137 Dan Bowers Road, Elizabethton, who died Monday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Steve Burleson and Rev. Jonas Revis officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Scott Ward, Tony Carr, Bobby Joe Wilson, Dave White, Jack Merryman, Eddie Hughes, Larry Gouge and Dave Markland. Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Shell, Todd Wright, Friends at Snap-On, Attending Physicians, Steven Crowe and Peter Rucinski. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 9:15 a.m. Thursday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Friends may also call at the residence of his sister, Marlene Carr, Gap Creek Road, Elizabethton, any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Calvin L. Barker

03/09/99

   Calvin L. Barker, 74, of Morristown, died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Morristown-Hamblen Hospital.

   Mr. Barker was retired from the United States Air Force and Roadway Express. He was a member of Buffalo Ridge Baptist Church, Gray.

   Mr. Barker was preceded in death by his parents, Haskell and Julia Mayo Barker.

   Survivors include his wife, Rita Larkin Barker; a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Tina Barker, Honea Path, S.C.; a daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Danny Buckles, Elizabethton; eight grandchildren; a brother, Robert T. Barker, Piney Flats; and a sister, Ruth Long, Kingsport. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Westside Chapel Funeral Home, 3521 West Andrew Johnson Highway, Morristown, (615) 588-1160, is in charge of arrangements.

   BARKER -- Funeral services for Calvin L. Barker, 74, of Morristown, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Westside Chapel Funeral Home, Morristown, with Rev. J.B. Gulley officiating. Interment will follow at Hamblen Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Westside Chapel Funeral Home, 3521 West Andrew Johnson Highway, Morristown, is in charge of arrangements.

Linda S. Campbell

03/09/99

   Mrs. Linda Sue Kiser Campbell, 47, Rt. 1, Campbell Lane, Unicoi, died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center.

   Mrs. Campbell was a native of Washington County and a daughter of the late Paul and Rosa Weatherly Ollinger.

   Mrs. Campbell was a Baptist and was a senior at East Tennessee State University.

   Survivors include her husband, Richard D. Campbell; two daughters, Mrs. Wade (Paula) Hardin, Elizabethton, and Cynthia Taylor, Jonesborough; a son, Ronnie Kiser Jr., Watauga; three sisters, Kathleen Ollinger, Dryden, Va., Rosia Hardin, Johnson City, and Debra Kiser, Watauga; four brothers, Edward Ollinger, Kingsport, Richard Ollinger, Mountain City, Paul Ollinger Jr., Watauga, and Alvin Hardin, Nashville; five grandchildren, Michael Cannon, Nicholas Taylor, Tesia Taylor, Zackery and Ezra Kiser; and a special aunt, Ruth Ollinger, Johnson City. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Woodall-Anderson Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 928-2101, is in charge of arrangements.

   CAMPBELL -- Graveside services for Mrs. Linda Sue Kiser Campbell, 47, Rt. 1, Campbell Lane, Unicoi, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mountain Home National Cemetery with Rev. Dallas Gregg officiating. The procession will leave the funeral home at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday and proceed to the cemetery for the service. Woodall-Anderson Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 928-2101, is in charge of arrangements.

Peggy Y. Markland

03/09/99

   Mrs. Peggy Yvonne Markland, 66, 921 Folsom Street, Elizabethton, died Saturday, March 6, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.

   Mrs. Markland was a native of Freemont, Va., and a daughter of the late Jones and Sally Mae Blevins Carden. She was also preceded in death by five brothers.

   Mrs. Markland had lived in Carter County since 1940. She was a member of West Side Christian Church.

   Survivors include her husband, Caldwell Markland; a son, David Markland, Elizabethton; three sisters, Margaret Elkens, Othello, Wash., Betty Ward, Elizabethton, and Rose Clark, Virginia Beach, Va.; two brothers, Junior Carden, Orlando, Fla., and Buddy Carden, Mountain City; several half-sisters; and a grandson, Trevor Markland.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Nancy Miller

03/09/99

   Mrs. Nancy Miller, 93, 743 Fairview Road, Hampton, died Friday, March 5, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Miller was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late John and Mira Miller Clark. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Bernie Bailey; four brothers, Charles Clark, Henry Clark, Edd Clark and Luther Clark; two sisters, Hattie Carver and Lillie Cochran; three sons, Floyd Bailey, Arnold Bailey and J.D. Miller; and two daughters, Gracie Bailey and Gail Miller.

   Mrs. Miller was a member of the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church.

   Survivors include her husband, Charlie Miller; three daughters, Mamie Hyder of Mississippi, June Heaton, Jasper, Mich., and Maxine Vance, Hampton; four sons, Norman Miller and Roy Miller, both of Unicoi, Garnie Miller, Elizabethton, and Dale Miller, Hampton; two step-daughters, Pansy Edmond and Estline Ellison. Several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Grace E. Wellborn

03/09/99

   Mrs. Grace Estep Wellborn, 65, 155 George Bowers Road, Elizabethton, died Monday, March 8, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Wellborn was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Ray and Clara Shoun Estep. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Howard T. Wellborn, and a son, Steven Wayne Wellborn, March 23, 1957.

   Mrs. Wellborn had lived in Grafton, Ohio for several years before returning to Elizabethton in 1985. She was a retired employee of Pine Ridge Health Care and was a member of the Baptist Church.

   Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Robin and Randy Peters, Elizabethton; a son and daughter-in-law, Howard Dale and Rebecca Wellborn, Elizabethton; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Sue and Joe Butler and Etta Mae Ingram, all of Elizabethton, and Marion and Allen Brew, Lake, Mich.; a granddaughter, Chelsea Peters; two step-grandchildren, Charlotte and Bobby; and a special niece, Barbara Duke. Also a special thanks to her caregiver, Carolyn Garland. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   WELLBORN -- Funeral services for Mrs. Grace Estep Wellborn, 65, 155 George Bowers Road, Elizabethton, who died Monday, will be conducted at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. John Peters and Rev. David Morgan officiating. Carolyn and Link Nidiffer will provide the music. Graveside services and interment will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Caldwell Springs Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be nephews. Honorary pallbearers will be employees and residents of Pine Ridge Health Care, Dr. Stephen May, Dr. Max Bayard, Dr. Nick Burik and the staff of the 3rd Floor and ICU Unit of Sycamore Shoals Hospital. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. Friends may also call at the residence of her son, Howard Dale Wellborn, 155 George Bowers Road, Elizabethton. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Linda S. Campbell

03/08/99

   Mrs. Linda Sue Campbell, 47, Rt. 1, Unicoi, died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center.

   Mrs. Campbell was a native of Washington County and a daughter of the late Paul and Rosa Weatherly Ollinger.

   Mrs. Campbell was of the Baptist faith. She was a senior at East Tennessee State University.

   Survivors include her husband, Richard Dale Campbell; a son, Ronnie Lee Kiser, Watauga; and two daughters, Cindi Taylor, Jonesborough, and Paula "Buffy" Hardin, Elizabethton. Several brothers and sisters and five grandchildren also survive.

   Funeral arrangements are incomplete.

   Woodall-Anderson Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy A. Chambers

03/08/99

   Dorothy Austin Chambers, formerly of 610 N. Main Street, Elizabethton, died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Hermitage Health Care Center.

   Mrs. Chambers was a native of Washington County and the daughter of the late N.R. and Elizabeth Fox Austin. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Hugh Chambers, three sisters and two brothers.

   Mrs. Chambers was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Elizabethton, where she was very active in church work, and was also a member of the Elizabethton Women's Club.

   Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Elva Jean Chambers, Elizabethton; a daughter, Jeanne Chambers, Elizabethton; a granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Robin and Cary Daniels, Kingsport; a grandson and granddaughter-in-law, Chip and Tabitha Chambers, Elizabethton; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Carl Austin, Elizabethton; and a sisters, Mrs. Jim "Elsie" Chambers, Elizabethton. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   CHAMBERS -- Memorial services for Dorothy Austin Chambers, formerly of 610 N. Main Street, Elizabethton, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 7 p.m. Monday at First Christian Church of Elizabethton with Dr. Don Marshall, minister, officiating. Music will be under the direction of Mrs. Sharen Brown and Gene Estep. Honorary pallbearers will be Bill Broome, Ed Alexander, Edwin Alexander, Joe Alexander, Sam Barker, Harry Fine, Gary Simerly, Sam Ferguson and Jack Brumit. The family will receive friends on Monday at the First Christian Church (fellowship hall) following the memorial service. Friends may call at the residence any time. Private inurnment will be held at a later date at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Those who prefer memorials in lieu of flowers may make donations to the First Christian Church Parlor Fund, 513 Hattie Avenue, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Annie B. Little

03/08/99

   Mrs. Annie Bell Little, 91, 2310 State Line Road, Elizabethton, died Friday, March 5, 1999, at Pine Ridge Care Center following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Little was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late William M. and Lillie Hyder Clark. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Richard Little in 1967, and Carl Little in 1988.

   Mrs. Little was a member of the Valley Forge United Methodist Church.

   Survivors include two daughters, Charlsie Little, Elizabethton, and Phyllis Little, Johnson City; five sons, Robert C. Little, Glenn Little, Ronnie Little and Kenneth Little, all of Elizabethton, and John E. Little, Hampton; two sisters, Mrs. June Vandeventer and Mrs. Ossie Heaton, both of Elizabethton; and two brothers, James M. Clark, Elizabethton, and Mack Clark, Bluff City. Seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   LITTLE -- Funeral services for Mrs. Annie Bell Little, 91, 2310 State Line Road, Elizabethton, who died Friday, will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Lon Tobin officiating. Tammy Simerly, soloist, and Trilla Little, organist, will be in charge of music. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be the following grandsons: Michael Little, Randy Little, Steve Little, Ronnie Little Jr., Alan Little and Danny Little. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at her residence. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Peggy Y. Markland

03/08/99

   Mrs. Peggy Yvonne Markland, 66, 921 Folsom Street, Elizabethton, died Saturday, March 6, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.

   Mrs. Markland was a native of Freemont, Va., and a daughter of the late Jones and Sally Mae Blevins Carden. She was also preceded in death by five brothers.

   Mrs. Markland had lived in Carter County since 1940. She was a member of West Side Christian Church.

   Survivors include her husband, Caldwell Markland; a son, David Markland, Elizabethton; three sisters, Margaret Elkens, Othello, Wash., Betty Guinn, Elizabethton, and Rose Clark, Virginia Beach, Va.; two brothers, Junior Carden, Orlando, Fla., and Buddy Carden, Mountain City; several half-sisters; and a grandson, Trevor Markland.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   MARKLAND -- Funeral services for Mrs. Peggy Yvonne Markland, 66, 921 Folsom Street, Elizabethton, who died Saturday, will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Dallas Gregg officiating. Mary Collins will provide the music. Interment will follow in the National Cemetery, Mountain Home. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, will be Robert Eugene Cable, John Calhoun, Grady Holder, Johnny Holder, Ricky Guinn and Bud Newport. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12 noon Tuesday until the service hour. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Nancy Miller

03/08/99

   Mrs. Nancy Miller, 93, 743 Fairview Road, Hampton, died Friday, March 5, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Miller was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late John and Mira Miller Clark.

   Mrs. Miller was a member of the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church.

   Survivors include her husband, Charlie Miller; three daughters, Mamie Hyder of Mississippi, June Heaton, Jasper, Mich., and Maxine Vance, Hampton, and four sons, Norman Miller and Roy Miller, both of Unicoi, Garnie Miller, Elizabethton, and Dale Miller, Hampton. Several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   MILLER -- Funeral services for Mrs. Nancy Miller, 93, 743 Fairview Road, Hampton, who died Friday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Jerry Cannon and Rev. Burnie Jones officiating. The Fairview Quartet will be in charge of music. Graveside services and interment will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Tolley-Willis-Clark Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be grandchildren. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church, friends and neighbors. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at Mrs. Miller's residence. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

John C. Regenold

03/08/99

   John Charles Regenold, 81, 514 Allen Avenue, Elizabethton, died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at the James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center Hospital, Mountain Home, following an extended illness.

   Mr. Regenold was a native of Aurora, Ill., and a son of the late Dorwin L. and Clara Wagner Regenold.

   Mr. Regenold graduated from Drury College, Springfield, Mo., in 1950 as a Medical Technologist. He was employed by Burge Hospital, Springfield, Mo., from 1950 until 1955, and was employed at Blessing Hospital, Quincy, Ill., from 1955 until 1957. He was the Chief Technologist at the University of Tennessee Hospital, Knoxville, from 1957 to 1959.

   Mr. Regenold came to Carter County Memorial Hospital where he set up the Laboratory. He was Lab Supervisor from 1959 until 1984. He was the First Person to receive the "Frist Award" from Carter County Memorial Hospital in 1979 as the Outstanding Employee of the Year.

   He was an Army Veteran of World War II and received the Purple Heart after being wounded in Action. He was a former member of the American Legion and a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church of Elizabethton.

   Survivors include his wife, Ruth Weaver Regenold; a daughter, Linda Regenold, Knoxville; three sons, Robert Regenold and James Regenold, both of Elizabethton, and David Regenold, Tempe, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Nathaniel, Jonathan, Rey and Nicky Regenold; and one aunt, Mrs. Elva Moran, Riverside, Calif.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   REGENOLD -- Funeral services for John Charles Regenold, 81, 514 Allen Avenue, Elizabethton, who died Tuesday, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday in the National Cemetery, Mountain Home, with Chaplain Carlton Fuller officiating. Interment will follow the service. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Monday, will be David Regenold, Jim Regenold, Robert Regenold, David Bucher, Sam Shipley and Art Hamme. Honorary pallbearers will be his close friends. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. To those who prefer, memorials may be made in memory of Mr. Regenold to the Carter County Humane Society, P.O. Box 134, Elizabethton, Tenn. 37644, or the American Heart Association, 208 Sunset Drive, Johnson City, Tenn. 37604. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Monday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Winnie D. Simmons

03/08/99

   Mrs. Winnie D. Simmons, 95, of Life Care Center of Elizabethton, formerly of Rt. 2, Hampton, died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following a brief illness.

   Mrs. Simmons had been a resident of Carter County since 1935 and was a daughter of the late Larkin and Jane Bentley Hartley. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Simmons Sr., three sons, James Simmons Jr., Dewey Simmons and Robert Simmons, three daughters, Dollie Mullins, Patsy VanDruten and Ruth Simmons, and by two brothers and three sisters.

   Mrs. Simmons was a homemaker and a member of the Hampton First Baptist Church.

   Survivors include two sons, Wayne Simmons and Kenny Simmons, both of Cincinnati, Ohio, and two daughters, Grace Langley, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Betty Jo Glover, Hampton. Numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, a niece and a nephew also survive.

   Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   SIMMONS -- Funeral services for Mrs. Winnie D. Simmons, 95, of Life Care Center of Elizabethton, formerly of Rt. 2, Hampton, who died Sunday, will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, with Rev. James Archer and Mr. Chad Lunceford officiating. Music will be by Mr. Chad Lunceford, soloist and pianist. Graveside services and interment will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hall Cemetery in Hampton. Honorary pallbearers will be family and friends. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Archie Stanley

03/08/99

   Archie Stanley, 73, 116 Margo Drive, Johnson City, died Friday, March 5, 1999, at the James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center Hospital after a brief illness.

   Mr. Stanley was a native of Clintwood, Va., and a son of the late Ceaburn and Melissa Hawkins Stanley.

   Mr. Stanley was a retired farmer. He moved from Virginia to Ohio in 1954, and moved to Carter County in 1990. He was a Navy Veteran of World War II and a member of the Milligan Free Will Baptist Church.

   Survivors include his wife, Shirley Beverly Stanley; a daughter, Reba Eng, Austell, Ga.; four sons, Douglas Stanley, Kingsville, Texas, Jeff Stanley, Elizabethton, Keith Stanley, Hampton, and Kevin and Georgia Stanley, Shillington, Pa.; four brothers, Benny Stanley, Coeburn, Va., Gordon Stanley, Clintwood, Va., Noland Stanley, Berea, Ky., and Sherly Stanley, Bosque Farms, N.M.; and two grandchildren, Peter Stanley and Amanda Stanley. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   STANLEY -- Funeral services for Archie Stanley, 73, 116 Margo Drive, Johnson City, who died Friday, will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Willie Justice officiating. The Milligan Free Will Baptist Church Choir will provide the music. Graveside services and interment will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the National Cemetery, Mountain Home. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 1:20 p.m. Monday, will be Louis Miller, Chris Allen, Clifford Street, Roger Duncan, R.C. Bennett and Johnny Leach. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 1:20 p.m. Monday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Hubert K. Whisner

03/08/99

   Hubert K. Whisner, 76, 706 Poplar Street, Elizabethton, died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Ivy Hall Nursing Home following an extended illness.

   Mr. Whisner was a native of Carter County and a son of the late Ollie and Mabel Carriger Whisner. He was also preceded in death by a sister.

   Mr. Whisner was a retired service station operator. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

   Survivors include his wife, Helen Jenkins Whisner; a sister, Margie Cover, Elizabethton; two nieces, Marcie Reed and Ann Peters; a nephew, John Melton; and a brother and sister-in-law, George and Norma Melton.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   WHISNER -- Graveside services for Hubert K. Whisner, 76, 706 Poplar Street, Elizabethton, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Happy Valley Memorial Park with Rev. Joe Sorah officiating. The Calvary Baptist Church Quartet will provide the music. Interment will follow the service. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, will be Floyd Broyles, James Riddle, Larry McKinney, Julius Taylor, Albert Hyder and Orville Phillips. Friends may call at the residence or at the funeral home any time Monday. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Robin W. Forbes

03/04/99

   Robin Wayne Forbes, 59, 406 E. Mill Street, Elizabethton, died Wednesday, March 3, 1999, at the James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center following a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer.

   Mr. Forbes was a native of Carter County and the son of the late William C. '"'Bill'"' and Evelyn Lewis Forbes. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Marie Darrell Forbes, his mother-in-law and father-in-law, William Paul and Marie Solomon, and a brother-in-law, John Frazier.

   Mr. Forbes was of the Baptist faith and was a member of the ETSU Legend's Club. After high school he attended ETSU and was a Little All-American in football and signed with the Cleveland Browns. He worked as a teacher/coach at Cocke County High School and coached in Florida and also at Unaka High School. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict.

   Survivors include his wife, Paula Solomon Forbes, of the home; a sister, Carolyn Forbes Frazier Pearman, Elizabethton; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Porter and Norma Jean Forbes, Douglas and Martha Forbes, Roger and Mary Forbes, all of Elizabethton, and Lloyd Klenard and Emma Forbes, Lehigh Acres, Fla.; a step-sister, Wanda Geraldine Forbes and Dred Walls, Johnson City; and special cousins, Jo and Rick Eoff, Elizabethton. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   FORBES -- Funeral services for Robin Wayne Forbes, 59, 406 E. Mill Street, Elizabethton, who died Wednesday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Friday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Father Steven Smith and Rev. Eric Heaton officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Highland Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Klenard Forbes, Lance Forbes, Joel Forbes, Todd Bowling, Terry Bowling, Joe Ramsey and Terry McKinney. Honorary pallbearers will be Lonnie Turner, David Holtsclaw, Dillard Sholes, Dr. David Freeman, Glen Ward, John Pansock, Bill Bowling, Joey Estep, Greg Estep, Derrick Hamm, Bryan Hamm, John Wallace, Mike Ramsey, Buddy Don Ramsey, Scottie Ramsey, Scott West, Tim Edwards, David Surcey, Ralph Hyder, Phil Bachman, Bill Hull and Jeff McKinney. Everyone will meet at the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Saturday to go in procession to the cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Bess S. Lumsden

03/04/99

   Bess Strickland Lumsden, 91, 450 Shreve Street, Punta Gorda, Fla., formerly of 101 East K Street, Elizabethton, died Sunday, February 28, 1999, at Life Care Center of Punta Gorda.

   Mrs. Lumsden was a native of Clifton, Tenn., and was the daughter of the late Dr. Robert H. and Edna Briley Strickland. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Leslie Lumsden, in 1991, and three sisters, Nora Miller, Lillian Strickland and Lockie Bell Strickland.

   Mrs. Lumsden was a 1929 graduate of Milligan College and a member of the First Christian Church of Elizabethton, where she was a Sunday school teacher and was very involved with the women's Mission and Circle work of the church. For years she and her husband, Leslie, were ardent encouragers of mission work and made a number of trips to help on the field in Haiti and Jamaica. Mrs. Lumsden made 5,000 Barbie Doll outfits for the missionaries to sell in Haiti to support their work.

   Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, Denis Lumsden, Atlanta, Ga., and Paul Strickland and Vada Lumsden, Punta Gorda, Fla.; a daughter and son-in-law, Sylvia Lumsden and Richard Campbell, Stone Mountain, Ga.; and a sister, Rob McGee, Nashville. Four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   LUMSDEN -- Funeral services for Bess Strickland Lumsden, 91, 450 Shreve Street, Punta Gorda, Fla., formerly of 101 East K Street, Elizabethton, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Dr. Don Marshall, minister, officiating. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be selected from the Men's Class of First Christian Church of Elizabethton. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Hazel G. Shell

03/04/99

   Mrs. Hazel G. Shell, 87, 202 Main Street, Roan Mountain, died Sunday, February 28, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.

   Mrs. Shell was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late William J. and Ida Calhoun Goodson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter '"'Bud'"' Shell, in 1969, and by four sisters and two brothers.

   Mrs. Shell was a member of the Roan Mountain United Methodist Church.

   Survivors include several nephews and nieces including Debra F. Killen of Jonesborough.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   SHELL -- Funeral services for Mrs. Hazel G. Shell, 87, 202 Main Street, Roan Mountain, who died Sunday, were conducted at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Vicki Neese officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Wilbert J. Slagle

03/04/99

   Wilbert Jerry Slagle, 56, 537 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, died Sunday, February 21, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center.

   Mr. Slagle was the owner of the Big Kids Store on Elk Avenue, Elizabethton.

   A memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 6, at the Elizabethton Coffee Company, 444 East Elk Avenue, Elizabethton.

   Announcement courtesy of Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel.

Carolyn L. Osborne

03/04/99

   Carolyn Louise Osborne, 80, of Jacksboro, formerly of Elizabethton, died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at LaFollette Medical Center.

   Carolyn was a 1st Lt. in the Womens Army Corps in World War II. Following this service, she was employed by North American Rayon Corporation in Elizabethton and at the time of her retirement was secretary to the plant manager. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Elizabethton.

   She was preceded in death by her parents, Katherine and Bill Osborne, and two brothers-in-law, Joe Hillenbrand and Lee Schmidlin.

   Survivors include two sisters, Gladys Hillenbrand, Huntsville, Ala., and Joyce Schmidlin, Jacksboro; four nephews, Steven Hillenbrand, Knoxville, Chris Schmidlin, Caryville, Jim Hillenbrand, Wilton, N.Y., and David Schmidlin, Caryville; and a special friend, Helen Thompson.

   Cross Funeral Home, LaFollette, (423) 562-7441, is in charge of arrangements.

   OSBORNE -- Funeral services for Carolyn Louise Osborne, 80, of Jacksboro, formerly of Elizabethton, who died Tuesday, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist Church of Elizabethton with Rev. Kenneth LaDuke officiating. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, friends and relatives may wish to make a contribution to a charity of their choice or to the First United Methodist Church of Elizabethton. Cross Funeral Home, LaFollette, is in charge of arrangements.

George Butler Jr.

03/03/99

   George Butler Jr., 65, of Mt. Clemmons, Mich., died there Monday, March 1, 1999.

   Mr. Butler was a native of Tarpon, Va., and had lived in Elizabethton for a few years before going to Michigan 40 years ago. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy.

   Mr. Butler was preceded in death by his father, George Butler Sr., a son and two sisters.

   Survivors include his wife, Ann Butler; four daughters, Sandra, Penny, Joyce and Jennie; three sons, Gary, James and George Butler III; his mother, Mrs. Delcie Butler, Elizabethton; and a sister, Mrs. Ann Depew, Elizabethton. Three aunts and a number of nieces and nephews also survive.

   Funeral services and interment will be in Michigan.

   Courtesy of Memorial Funeral Chapel.

Dr. Estill L. Caudill Jr.

03/03/99

   Dr. Estill L. Caudill Jr., 82, Pine Hill Road Extension, Elizabethton, died Monday evening, March 1, 1999, at his residence following a brief illness.

   Dr. Caudill was a native of Narrows, Va., and the son of the late Dr. E.L. Caudill Sr. and Flora Weatherly Caudill. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Lucy Bolton Caudill, October 12, 1987.

   Dr. Caudill graduated from the Medical College of Virginia in 1941. Following his internship, he entered the U.S. Army to serve during World War II. During World War II, Dr. Caudill was in the D Day invasion, the Battle of the Bulge and the crossing of the River Rhine. He was a member of the 101st Airborne and the 82nd Airborne. At the end of World War II, Dr. Caudill returned to Elizabethton and entered into the practice of family medicine.

   He had served as president of the Tennessee Academy of General Practice, the Tennessee State Board of Registration in Medicine, was the Carter County Medical Examiner for many years, and served as Medical Director of Beaunit Fibers until his retirement.

   Dr. Caudill was a member and past president of the Elizabethton Rotary Club, a former director of Citizens Bank, and a charter director of Security Federal Savings Bank. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

   Survivors include a son, Dr. E.L. Caudill III, Manchester, Mass.; two daughters, Anne Clifton Lewis, Guilford, Conn., and Lucy Austin, Ooltewah, Tenn.; a brother, Julian Caudill, Elizabethton; and a sister, Mary Daniel Weiss, Alexandria, Va. Six grandchildren also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   CAUDILL -- Funeral services for Dr. Estill L. Caudill Jr., 82, Pine Hill Road Extension, Elizabethton, who died Monday evening at his residence, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Bill Carter and Dr. Ken LaDuke officiating. Music will be under the direction of David Arney, organist. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Bill Hampton, David Crockett, Terry Caudill, Mitchell Lewis, Stewart Austin, Chris Austin and Roger Olson. Honorary pallbearers will be Peter Hampton, Don Tetrick, John Crockett, J.V. Beall, Dr. Sam Huddleston, John Holder and Bill Curtis. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. It is requested that memorials be made in memory of Dr. Caudill to your favorite charity or to Moody Aviation, P.O. Box 429, Elizabethton, Tenn. 37643. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Carolyn L. Osborne

03/03/99

   Carolyn Louise Osborne, 80, of Jacksboro, formerly of Elizabethton, died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at LaFollette Medical Center.

   Carolyn was a 1st Lt. in the Womens Army Corps in World War II. Following this service, she was employed by North American Rayon Corporation in Elizabethton and at the time of her retirement was secretary to the plant manager. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Elizabethton.

   She was preceded in death by her parents, Katherine and Bill Osborne, and two brothers-in-law, Joe Hillenbrand and Lee Schmidlin.

   Survivors include two sisters, Gladys Hillenbrand, Huntsville, Ala., and Joyce Schmidlin, Jacksboro; four nephews, Steven Hillenbrand, Knoxville, Chris Schmidlin, Caryville, Jim Hillenbrand, Wilton, N.Y., and David Schmidlin, Caryville; and a special friend, Helen Thompson.

   The family will receive friends at First United Methodist Church in Elizabethton from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, prior to the services at 2 p.m. with Rev. Kenneth W. LaDuke officiating. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, friends and relatives may wish to make a contribution to a charity of their choice or to the First United Methodist Church of Elizabethton.

   Cross Funeral Home, LaFollette, is in charge of arrangements.

James K. Buck II

03/02/99

   Dr. James K. Buck II, 36, 1008 Windridge, Kingsport, died Monday, March 1, 1999, at his residence after a brief illness.

   Dr. Buck was a native of Carter County and a son of Jim and Marie Webb Buck, Johnson City. He was a 1981 graduate of Elizabethton High School and a 1984 graduate of Milligan College. He attended the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences, Memphis, and graduated in 1989. Dr. Buck completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Bowman Gray Medical Center, Winston-Salem, and completed his Fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the University of Tennessee, Memphis.

   Dr. Buck was a Board Certified Allergist and had been in private practice in Kingsport. He was a member of the Colonial Heights Christian Church.

   Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his wife, Marsha McNabb Buck; two sons, Kyle and Camerson Buck, of the home; a brother and sister-in-law, Devon and Jennifer Buck, Elizabethton; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Amy and James Motte and Misty Buck, all of Johnson City; his paternal grandmother, Mrs. Beulah Buck, Elizabethton; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles; his father-in-law, Kyle McNabb, Erwin; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jeff and Susan McNabb, Greeneville.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   BUCK -- Funeral services for Dr. James K. Buck II, 36, 1008 Windridge, Kingsport, who died Monday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Colonial Heights Christian Church with Mr. Richard A. Carpenter and Mr. Jeff Whitlock, ministers, officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the East Lawn Cemetery, Kingsport. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the church at 7:50 p.m. Wednesday, and also at the East Lawn Cemetery at 10:50 a.m. Thursday, will be Dr. Gary Bush, Dr. Pat Riggins, Dr. Doug Strickland, Dr. Mike Bookout, Dr. Ed Griffin, Greg Campbell, Bobby Campbell and Gene Austin. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Charles J. Wells, Dr. Freddie Martin, Homer Nave, Keith Nave, Diana Osborne and Skip Varvel. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Dr. Buck will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Wednesday. To those who prefer, memorials may be made in memory of Dr. Buck to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the Sonrise Emmaus Community c/o Dr. Tom Bulle, 1324 Belmeade Drive, Kingsport, TN 37664. Family and friends will assemble at the cemetery at 10:50 a.m. Thursday. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Dorothy J. Carden

03/02/99

   Dorothy Jean Carden, 68, 219 High Street, Hampton, died Sunday, February 28, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Mrs. Carden was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Dana '"'One Boot'"' and Margaret Brumit Carden. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Peggy Campbell and Joyce Campbell, and a brother, Leslie Patton Campbell.

   Ms. Carden was a member of the Union Baptist Church, but attended Hampton First Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Joy Bells Sunday School Class. She was a retired employee of Texas Instruments.

   Survivors include her husband, Clifford D. Carden, of the home; three daughters and sons-in-law, Karen and Kenneth Heaton, Rebecca and Terry Brumitt, all of Hampton, and Teresa and Dennis Woodring Johnson City; a son, Ronald Curtis Carden, Hampton; a sister and brother-in-law, Loraine and Conley Jones, Johnson City; four grandsons, SFC Ronald Curtis Jr., U.S. Air Force, Louisiana, David Brumitt, Kevin Heaton and Jason Brumitt, all of Hampton; three granddaughters, Kim Moore, Bluff City, Leah Thompson, Lewisburg, Tenn., and Kara Heaton, Hampton. Three great-grandsons, one great-granddaughter and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   CARDEN -- Funeral services for Dorothy Jean Carden, 68, 219 High Street, Hampton, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Haskel Ingram officiating. Music will be under the direction of Ms. Kathy Ashburn. Graveside services and interment will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery, Hampton. Active pallbearers will be SFC Ronald Curtis Jr., David Brumitt, Kevin Heaton, Jason Brumitt, David Jones and Tim Moore. Everyone will meet at the cemetery at 10:25 a.m. Wednesday for the graveside services. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

James L. Lingerfelt

03/02/99

   James Lester Lingerfelt, 75, 222 Massengill Place, Bluff City, died Monday, March 1, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital in Elizabethton following a brief illness.

   Mr. Lingerfelt was a native of Sullivan County and a son of the late Doss and Minnie Bowman Lingerfelt. He was also preceded in death by three sons.

   Mr. Lingerfelt was a retired carpenter and was of the Free Will Baptist Faith.

   Survivors include his wife, Nancy Lingerfelt, of the home; two daughters, Dorothy Arnold, Bristol, and Carolyn Barnett, Bluff City; a son, Henry Lingerfelt, Erwin; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three brothers, Worley Lingerfelt, Bristol, J.D. Lingerfelt, Mountain City, and Bobby Lingerfelt, Bristol.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Bluff City Chapel, Bluff City, is in charge of arrangements.

   LINGERFELT-- Funeral services for James Lester Lingerfelt, 75, 222 Massengill Place, Bluff City, who died Monday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Tetrick Funeral Home, Bluff City Chapel, with Rev. Steve Hensley officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Sunrise Cemetery in Bluff City. Those who wish to attend the graveside service are requested to meet at the funeral home at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday to go in procession to the cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Tetrick Funeral Home, Bluff City Chapel, Bluff City, is in charge of arrangements.

Martha J. McCloud

03/02/99

   Martha Jane McCloud, 45, 1906 State Line Road, Elizabethton, died Monday, March 1, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital of an apparent heart attack.

   Ms. McCloud was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Joseph G. and Mildred Stout McCloud. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Larry McCloud.

   Ms. McCloud was a member of the First Christian Church of Elizabethton.

   Survivors include a son, E.W. Johns, of the home; two brothers and a sister-in-law, John McCloud, Elizabethton, and Ronnie and Vickie McCloud, Avon Lake, Ohio; a niece, Dawn Fattore; six nephews, Lance McCloud, Scott McCloud, Travis McCloud, Douglas McCloud, Trane McCloud and Richmond McCloud; four aunts, Mrs. Mattie Holtsclaw, Mrs. Dorothy Shultz, Mrs. Melba Rose Bowers and Mrs. Myrsonne McCloud; and one uncle, Zeb McCloud. Several cousins also survive.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   McCLOUD -- Funeral services for Martha Jane McCloud, 45, 1906 State Line Road, Elizabethton, who died Monday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Mr. Don Marshall, minister, officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Charles L. Parker Sr.

03/02/99

   Charles L. Parker Sr., 80, formerly of 900 Pine Ridge Circle, Elizabethton, died Monday, March 1, 1999, at Life Care Center of Elizabethton following an extended illness.

   Mr. Parker was a native of Healey, Kansas and had lived in Carter County most of his life. He was the son of the late C.H. and Dela Nave Parker.

   Mr. Parker was a retired employee of North American Rayon Corporation, Spinning Department, for 35 years. He was a member of the Moose Lodge #360, the Captain Lynn H. Folsom VFW Post #2166, and was a Navy Veteran of World War II. He was of the Baptist Faith.

   Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Charles Jr. and Margaret Parker, Elizabethton, and Kenneth Ray and Janice Parker, Jupiter, Fla.; a brother, Herman Parker, Elizabethton; and two sisters, Vera Nave, Cocoa, Fla., and Edith Spurgin, Rockledge, Fla. Three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   It was Mr. Parker's wishes to be donated to the Department of Anatomy, University of Tennessee, Memphis. Friends may call at the home of a son, Charles Parker Jr., 900 Pine Ridge Circle, Elizabethton.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Hazel G. Shell

03/02/99

   Mrs. Hazel G. Shell, 87, 202 Main Street, Roan Mountain, died Sunday, February 28, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital.

   Mrs. Shell was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late William J. and Ida Calhoun Goodson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter '"'Bud'"' Shell, in 1969, and by four sisters and two brothers.

   Mrs. Shell was a member of the Roan Mountain United Methodist Church.

   Survivors include several nephews and nieces including Debra F. Killen of Jonesborough.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   SHELL -- Funeral services for Mrs. Hazel G. Shell, 87, 202 Main Street, Roan Mountain, who died Sunday, will be conducted at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Rev. Vickie Meese B.F. officiating. Graveside services and interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Thursday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Grady M. Tester

03/02/99

   Grady M. Tester, 86, 116 H. Coggins Road, Jonesborough, died Monday, March 1, 1999, at Life Care Center of Elizabethton following a lengthy illness.

   Mr. Tester was a native of Foscoe, N.C., and a son of the late Sam and Alice Tester. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Minnie Pauline Tester, in 1998, and a brother.

   Mr. Tester was a dairy farmer. He was of the Protestant Faith.

   Survivors include three sons, Bobby Tester, Jonesborough, Roy Tester, Johnson City, and Dale Tester, Greeneville, and three daughters, Virginia Franklin, Newport, Rosalie Tester, Greeneville, and Anita Partin, Saluda, N.C. Forty-three grandchildren, 73 great-grandchildren, 18 great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews also survive.

   Appalachian-Hartman Funeral Home, 800 E. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 928-6111, is in charge of arrangements.

   TESTER-- Funeral services for Grady M. Tester, 86, 116 H. Coggins Road, Jonesborough, who died Monday, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the East Chapel of Appalachian-Hartman Funeral Home with Pastor James Bennett and Rev. Robert Johnson officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be selected from friends. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Appalachian-Hartman Funeral Home, 800 E. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is in charge of arrangements.

Pauline M. McMaster

03/01/99

   Mrs. Pauline Markland McMaster, 90, 1099 Rittertown Road, Hampton, died Friday, February 26, 1999, at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Fla., following a brief illness.

   Mrs. McMaster was a native of Carter County and a former resident of Murfreesboro. She was a daughter of the late Landon and Arminta Rainbolt Markland and was also preceded in death by her husband, Wilbur Wade McMaster, in 1996, and a sister, Mrs. Blanche Cash.

   Mrs. McMaster was a member of the Rittertown Baptist Church in Hampton and a Charter Member of the Third Baptist Church in Murfreesboro. She was a former dietician at Central High School in Murfreesboro.

   Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Barbara McMaster, Greenville, S.C., and James and JoAnn McMaster, Chillicothe, Ohio; two brothers, L.J. Markland Jr., Elizabethton, and Edward Markland, Crossville; and two sisters, Mrs. Florence Presson, Elizabethton, and Mrs. Edith Nave, Hampton. Three grandchildren, a great-granddaughter and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   McMASTER -- Funeral services for Mrs. Pauline Markland McMaster, 90, 1099 Rittertown Road, Hampton, who died Friday, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 5, 1999, at Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, with Mr. Clifford Smith and Rev. Wendall Price officiating. Interment will follow in the Rittertown Baptist Church Cemetery in Hampton. Active pallbearers will be selected. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, prior to the service. Friends may also call at the residence any time. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be sent to the Rittertown Baptist Church, Rittertown Road, Hampton, TN 37658 and designate them for the Baptist Children's Home. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Kay Smith

03/01/99

   Kay "Smitty" Smith, 63, 203 Whiteway Drive, Johnson City, died Saturday, February 27, 1999, at Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, Ga.

   Mr. Smith was a native of Pardee, Va., and had been a resident of Johnson City since 1959. He was a son of the late Neut Smith and Mae Minor and was also preceded in death by a brother, Charles Minor.

   Mr. Smith was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served as a paratrooper during the Korean conflict. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans and the Paralyzed Veterans of America. He attended East Unaka Christian Church. He was the owner of Racing Team, and was a member of the Carter County Car Club.

   Survivors include his wife, Trishia Jackson Smith; a brother, Stewart Wayne Smith, Jonesborough; and a sister, Linda Maggard, Viper, Ky.

   Morris-Baker Funeral Home, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, (423) 282-1521, is in charge of arrangements.

   SMITH -- Funeral services for Kay "Smitty" Smith, 63, 203 Whiteway Drive, Johnson City, who died Saturday, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday from the Morris-Baker South Chapel with Mr. Lamar Garrison officiating. Interment will follow in the Mountain Home National Cemetery with military honors provided by the Hammond Post #3, American Legion Color Guard, Kingsport. Pallbearers will be Melvyn Jackson, Randy Jackson, Cecil Scalf, Richard Arnett, Jerry Cox and members of the Carter County Car Club. For those who prefer, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday. Morris-Baker Funeral Home, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, is in charge of arrangements.

Samuel M. Benfield

03/05/99

   Samuel M. "Pete" Benfield, 81, died Saturday, February 6, 1999, at his home in Haneyville, Pa.

   Mr. Benfield was born in Ingalls, N.C., the first son of Floyd P. and Elda Ollis Benfield. He had lived much of his life in Elizabethton.

   Mr. Benfield was preceded in death by three brothers, Clyde Benfield, Leonard Benfield and Harold Benfield.

   Survivors include three sons, Robert S. Benfield, Haneyville, Pa., Samuel A. Benfield and Thomas M. Benfield, both of Reading, Pa.; a brother, Berlin Benfield, Atlanta, Ga.; and three sisters, Pauline Greer and Frankie Cornett, both of Elizabethton, and Lee Vandersteel, Alpine, N.J. Seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren also survive.

   BENFIELD -- A special memorial service for Samuel M. "Pete" Benfield, 81, of Haneyvilla, Pa., who died Saturday, February 6, 1999, will be held Saturday, March 6, at 7 p.m. at the First Free Will Baptist Church in Elizabethton for family and friends. A celebration of Sam's life and a sharing of "Pete Stories" will be held in the church fellowship hall after the services and you are invited. So bring your stories, memories and love and share with the family and other friends. Memorial gifts may be made to the Community Nursing Service Hospice, P.O. Box 904, Lockhaven, Pa. 17745.

Beatrice M. Clark

03/05/99

   Beatrice McQueen Clark, 334 Sugar Grove Church Road, Butler, formerly of Winston-Salem, N.C., died Thursday, March 4, 1999, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.

   Ms. Clark was a native of Johnson County and the daughter of the late Mac H. and Chelsie Robinson McQueen. She was also preceded in death by her husband, W.C. Clark Jr.

   Ms. Clark was a member of Butler Baptist Church and was a former beautician.

   Survivors include two sisters, Buna Lehman, Georgetown, Texas, and Bonnie Wagner, Butler, and a brother, Estle McQueen, Johnson City. Four nephews and three nieces also survive.

   Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

   CLARK -- Funeral services for Beatrice McQueen Clark, 334 Sugar Grove Church Road, Butler, formerly of Winston-Salem, N.C., who died Thursday, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, with Rev. Douglas Ranshaw officiating. Entombment will follow in the Mausoleum of Hope at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be nephews. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday. Friends may also call at the residence of a sister, Bonnie Wagner, 334 Sugar Grove Church Road, Butler, any time. Tetrick Funeral Home, Riverside Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

William J. Deaver

03/05/99

   William Joseph "Bill" Deaver, 53, 107 Boxwood Circle, Kingsport, died Thursday, March 4, 1999, at his residence after a lengthy illness.

   Mr. Deaver was a native of Carter County. He was an industrial painter by trade and an Army Veteran. He was of the Protestant faith.

   Mr. Deaver was preceded in death by his grandparents, Dee and Ida Campbell, and a nephew.

   Survivors include his mother, Lillian Ilene Campbell Spaid, Gray; two sisters, Joyce Ann Evans and Alla Marie Ely, both of Johnson City; one aunt, Lotus Crow, of the home; two uncles, John H. Campbell, Elizabethton, and James H. Campbell, Watauga; one nephew, Bobby Joe Daniels Jr., Gray; and one niece, Tina Marie Hoilman, Kingsport. One great-niece, one great-nephew and several cousins also survive.

   Woodall-Anderson Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is in charge of arrangements.

   DEAVER -- Graveside services and interment for William Joseph "Bill" Deaver, 53, 107 Boxwood Circle, Kingsport, who died Thursday, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Monte Vista Burial Park with Rev. Randy Johnson officiating. Friends will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. The procession will leave the funeral home at 1:40 p.m. Saturday for the graveside service. Woodall-Anderson Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is in charge of arrangements.

Oma R. McGuire

03/05/99

   Mrs. Oma R. McGuire, 84, 8757 Highway 19E, Roan Mountain, died Wednesday, March 3, 1999, at Johnson City Medical Center Hospital following a lengthy illness.

   Mrs. McGuire was a lifelong resident of Carter County and a daughter of the late John and Bessie Johnson Vance. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jacob D. McGuire, in 1982, a daughter, Connie M. Laws, three brothers and two sisters.

   Mrs. McGuire was a homemaker and a member of Lower Shell Creek Christian Church.

   Survivors include a son, James D. McGuire, Columbus, Ohio; two daughters, Gladys M. Winters, Roan Mountain, and Delores M. Moses, Richmond, Va.; a brother, Howard Vance, Roan Mountain; and a sister, Nola Shell, Roan Mountain. Nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

   Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, is in charge of arrangements.

   McGUIRE -- Funeral services for Mrs. Oma R. McGuire, 84, 8757 Highway 19E, Roan Mountain, who died Wednesday, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, with Mr. Henry Reynolds and Mr. Edward Morgan officiating. Music will be by the Harmony Strings. Interment will follow in the Richardson Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected. The family will receive friends at the Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Friends may call at the residence any time. Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Rhododendron Chapel, Roan Mountain, is in charge of arrangements.

John C. Regenold

03/05/99

   John Charles Regenold, 81, 514 Allen Avenue, Elizabethton, died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at the James H. Quillen V.A. Medical Center Hospital, Mountain Home, following an extended illness.

   Mr. Regenold was a native of Aurora, Ill., and a son of the late Dorwin L. and Clara Wagner Regenold.

   Mr. Regenold graduated from Drury College, Springfield, Mo., in 1950 as a Medical Technologist. He was employed by Burge Hospital, Springfield, Mo., from 1950 until 1955, and was employed at Blessing Hospital, Quincy, Ill., from 1955 until 1957. He was the Chief Technologist at the University of Tennessee Hospital, Knoxville, from 1957 to 1959.

   Mr. Regenold came to Carter County Memorial Hospital where he set up the Laboratory. He was Lab Supervisor from 1959 until 1984. He was the First Person to receive the '"'Frist Award'"' from Carter County Memorial Hospital in 1979 as the Outstanding Employee of the Year.

   He was an Army Veteran of World War II and received the Purple Heart after being wounded in Action. He was a former member of the American Legion and a member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church of Elizabethton.

   Survivors include his wife, Ruth Weaver Regenold; a daughter, Linda Regenold, Knoxville; three sons, Robert Regenold and James Regenold, both of Elizabethton, and David Regenold, Tempe, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Nathaniel, Jonathan, Rey and Nicky Regenold; and one aunt, Mrs. Elva Moran, Riverside, Calif.

   Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

   REGENOLD -- Graveside services for John Charles Regenold, 81, 514 Allen Avenue, Elizabethton, who died Tuesday, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday in the National Cemetery, Mountain Home, with Chaplain Carlton Fuller officiating. Interment will follow the service. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. To those who prefer, memorials may be made in memory of Mr. Regenold to the Humane Society or the American Heart Association. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 10:20 a.m. Monday to go to the cemetery. Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
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