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August 21, 2014

Posted on August 21, 2014 at 11:39 am

JAMES DEAN ‘JIMMY’  BALES James Dean “Jimmy” Bales, 79, of Morristown, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. Funeral services will be at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 at Westside Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Wells and the Rev. Tim Jones officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23 at Hamblen Memory Gardens for an 11 a.m. graveside service. The family

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  • August 20, 2014

    Posted on August 20, 2014 at 11:17 am

    JAMES DEAN ‘JIMMY’ BALES James Dean “Jimmy” Bales, 79, of Morristown, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired from Shelby-Williams after 34 years of service. After retirement, he worked as a crossing guard at Witt Elementary School, a job he dearly loved. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and anything his three grandchildren were doing. He was preceded

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  • August 19, 2014

    Posted on August 19, 2014 at 11:19 am

    TONY STEVE JONES Tony Steve Jones, 52, of Rutledge, passed away Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 in Asheville, North Carolina. He was a member of Head of Richland Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Jane Jones. Survivors include his sons, Anthony S. Jones and Jason Brad Jones; father, Horace Jones; two grandsons, Jason and Anthony Jones, all of Rutledge; two sisters, Jan (Vernon) Farrow of Rutledge

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  • August 18, 2014

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 11:25 am

    ELMO ‘JABO’ BOWLIN Elmo “Jabo” Bowlin, 76, of Morristown, passed away Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 at his home after a brief illness. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18 in Jarnagin Cemetery with the Rev. Geary Miller officiating. Arrangements by Mayes Family Services of Morristown, Downtown Chapel.  TERRY ENGLISH Terry English, 61, of Blandon, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, after an accident in Alsace, Pennsylvania. Terry

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  • August 17, 2014

    Posted on August 16, 2014 at 10:35 pm

    GERALD DEWAYNE ATKINS Gerald Dewayne Atkins, 36, of Rutledge. passed away Aug. 13, 2014 at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald Atkins; grandparents, Alvin and Lola Atkins and Coy and Kate Owens. Survivors include his wife of 13 years, Misty Atkins; two sons, Caleb and Jacob Atkins; mother, Bonnie Atkins (Billy) Curl; brother, Clint (Mary) Atkins of Bean Station; sisters, LaCousby (David) Peavler, Wendy

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  • August 15, 2014

    Posted on August 15, 2014 at 10:36 am

    NORMAN HOWARD AKINS Norman Howard Akins, 76, of Talbott, passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at his residence. Family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15 at Jefferson Memorial Gardens for graveside services. Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown. JACK R. COLLINS Jack R. Collins, 81, of Mooresburg, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 at Select Specialty Hospital in Knoxville. Arrangements are incomplete and will

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  • August 14, 2014

    Posted on August 14, 2014 at 11:22 am

    NORMAN HOWARD AKINS Norman Howard Akins, 76, of Talbott, passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at his residence. Funeral services will be at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14 at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church with the Rev. Kenny Boling officiating. Family and friends will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15 at Jefferson Memorial Gardens for graveside services. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, prior to

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