Royce B. Mabe, 86, of Morristown, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020, at Heritage Center. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church. He is a U.S. Army veteran and served from 1954 to 1956.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Bonnie Mabe; parents, Lon and Clara Mabe; brother, Fred Mabe; and sister, Ruth Cody.
He is survived by his loving wife, Annette Mabe; daughter, Janie (Vance) Anderson; son, Michael Mabe; grandchildren, Jessica Baxley, Elizabeth Anderson and Caleb Anderson; three great-grandchildren; brother, Clyde Mabe; sister-in-law, Laura Jane Mabe; and several nieces and nephews.
Due to the current restrictions at this time, a graveside service will be held 2 p.m., Sunday, April 5 at Hamblen Memory Gardens with Rev. Don Lamb officiating. The family will schedule a celebration of life service at a later date.
Arrangements by Mayes Mortuary