Cleveland Obituaries

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    William - B.B.' Burns

    William Franklin "B.B." Burns, 88, a veteran of World War II, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Morning Pointe Assisted Living Facility in Collegedale. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Dodd Burns; and siblings: Kathleen Gatlin, James Burns and Edgar Burns.

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    Velma Sue Jenkins

    Velma Sue Jenkins, 90, of Pensacola, Fla., passed away peacefully in her home Saturday, March 28, 2015, surrounded by loving family. She was born on July 23, 1924, in Etowah to Elijah and Beulah Burris.

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    Lura Calhoun

    Lura "Jean" Calhoun, 73, of Murphy, N.C., went home to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, March 30, 2015, in Murphy. She was born on Tuesday, July 22, 1941, in Mineral Bluff, Ga., to the late James Harlo and Adele Bandy Harris.

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    Marvin West

    Marvin Edwin West, 77, a current resident of Athens and formerly of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday afternoon, March 26, 2015. He was of the Baptist faith and served as pastor to several churches since 1970.

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    Jimmie Taylor

    He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in the National Guard. He was retired from Magic Chef as an engineer with over 40 years of service.

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    Dinah Bivens

    She is survived by her loving family, including husband, Steve Bivens of Cleveland; her sister, Anita McCawley of Cookeville; her sons: Mike Bivens and Brian Bivens; her prized grandsons: John, Henry and Steele, all of Nashville; many very special cousins and numerous friends. Born in White County, Tennessee, she attended White County High School and graduated from Tennessee Technological University.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    A. Pervice Hardaway

    Elder A. Pervice Hardaway was born in Athens on Sept. 13, 1958. He made his heavenly transition peacefully in Athens Sunday, March 22, 2015, at the age of 56. He is preceded in death by his parents, Overseer G. and Stella Mae Hardaway of Athens; sister, Gatha Hardaway-Smith of Leeds, Ala.; nephew, Elder G. LaBron Smith of Leeds; and father-in-law, Tilman Lowe of Cleveland.

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  • Thursday Mar 26 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Charles - C.L.' Poteet

    Born Sept. 5, 1914, in Cohutta, Ga., to Rucker and Norma Poteet, he was beloved by all who knew him in his 100 years.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    William Smith

    He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Helen Ruth Arpe Smith, who passed away Jan. 10, 2012; son, James Smith, who passed away Dec. 2, 2001; great-grandchildren: Tisha Postell in October 2005 and D.J. Payne in November 2011; his parents, Rans and Ruth Owen Smith; and siblings: Jimmy Smith, Herbert Smith, Betty Mosley and Winnie Jo Levine. He worked for the Cities Service and Tennessee Chemical Company for 34 years.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Kenneth Newton

    He was a devout and faithful member of Trinity Chapel where he played the bass guitar. He was also a member of the gospel group Christian Gospel Aires.

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  • Tuesday Mar 24 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Juanita Adkins

    She was the daughter of the late Della Hunsucker Adams and Finley Adams. She was also preceded in death by her husband, George Adkins; her son, Billy Joe Adkins; her daughter-in-law, Dorothy Collins; her sister, Erella Addington; and her brothers: Charles Finley Adams and Clifton Adams.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Margaret Bancroft

    She was of the Baptist faith. She was retired from Hardwick Clothes. She loved bowling, square dancing, traveling and life in general.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Lola Barker

    She was the daughter of the late Leonard and Nettie Watson and was also preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Barker. She is survived by her sons: Ray Herron, Mike Herron and Bobby Gene Barker Jr., all of Cleveland; daughter, Nettie Herron of Old Fort; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brother, JB Watson of Old Fort; sisters: Martha Jenkins, Betty Mercer, Zettie Mae McFalls and Louise Wilkins; and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    James N. Cartwright

    James N. Cartwright, known as "Cartwright", 72, a lifelong native of Bradley County, passed away on Thursday night, March 19, 2015 at his home surrounded by family. He was of the Christian faith.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Dewey - Guy' Bivens

    He is survived by his wife, Lynette; children/stepchildren: Mary and Tammy Bivens, Jami Bennett of Cleveland, Johnny Bivens of Knoxville, Dulcie Jones of Savannah and Sierra Bivens of Langford, S.D.; brother, Joe Bivens, Big Bear, Calif.; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Guy was born and grew up in Cleveland, graduated from Bradley Central High School, married Amy Campbell, and moved to Los Angeles, where he worked testing scuba gear, as a ferrier at a shipyard and boxed Golden Glove.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Wanda Bullard

    Wanda Bernice Scoggins Bullard, 82, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away Monday, March 16, 2015, in a local health care facility. She was the daughter of the late Charles Scoggins and Velma Haddock Scoggins and was also preceded in death by her son, Ricky Doyle; and her siblings: Charles Scoggins Jr., Billy Gladson, Virginia Goins and Ernestine Queen.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Margaret Bancroft

    She was of the Baptist faith. She was retired from Hardwick Clothes. She loved bowling, square dancing, traveling and life in general.

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  • Thursday Mar 19 | via Cleveland Daily Banner 

    Wanda Masingale

    She was born on Dec. 8, 1948, to the late James and Mary E. Smith. She was a lifelong resident of Cleveland, who worked for Cleveland Chair Company for many years.

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  • Wednesday Mar 4 | via Fetch Your News 

    Mrs. Lura "Jean" Calhoun: Obituary

    Lura "Jean" Calhoun, age 73 of Murphy, NC went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 30, 2015, in Murphy, NC. She was born on Tuesday, July 22, 1941 in Mineral Bluff, GA to the late James Harlo and Adele Bandy Harris.

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  • Wednesday Mar 4 | via Fetch Your News 

    Rev. William Hoyt Smith: Obituary

    Rev. William Hoyt Smith, affectionately known as "Mr. Bill", of Cleveland, TN passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015. Bill was preceded in death by his loving wife, Helen Ruth Arpe Smith who passed away January 10, 2012, son, James Smith who passed away December 02, 2001, great-grandchildren, Tisha Postell in October 2005 and D.J.Payne in November 2011, his parents, Rans and Ruth Owen Smith,and siblings, Jimmy Smith, Herbert Smith, Betty Mosley and Winnie Jo Levine.

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