Knoxville Obituaries

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  • 23 hrs ago | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Herman E. 'Blink' Cavender

    He was born Jan. 21, 1926, at Gay, W.Va., and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He retired from the Operating Engineers Local 132, and attended Sandyville United Methodist Church.

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  • Thursday | via Murfreesboro Post 

    Ruth Walkup

    Ruth Walkup, age 87, of Murfreesboro, TN, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 18, 2014. A native of Cannon County, TN she was the daughter of the late Johnny and Eliza Ferrell Dickens.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Service honors the homeless men and women who died i...

    Several Knoxville organizations that help the homeless held a candlelight service Tuesday night to remember homeless men and women who died Service honors the homeless men and women who died in 2014 Several Knoxville organizations that help the homeless held a candlelight service Tuesday night to remember homeless men and women who died Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1DJXJPG Several Knoxville organizations that help the homeless held a candlelight service Tuesday night to remember the homeless men and women who died this year. One of the organizers said the service is about celebrating the life of those who might not have gotten a funeral service.

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  • Saturday Dec 13 | via SILive.com 

    Staten Island obituaries for Dec. 13, 2014

    Mary Rose Masi , 94, of Eltingville, a retired pharmaceutical worker, died on Friday at Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze. Evelyn Frances Herbst , 74, of Knoxville, Tenn., formerly of Tompkinsville, a retired receptionist who was an independent and loving woman, died Thursday in Beverly Park Place Health and Rehab, Knoxville.

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  • Thursday Dec 11 | via The East Hampton Star 

    Bud Bradt Jr., 92

    Morris Bradt Jr. of Amagansett and Manhattan, a retired management consultant, died on Dec. 6 at his home in the city. He was 92 and had been ill with cancer for a year.

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  • Monday Dec 8 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Funerals set for little girls who died in bus crash

    The funerals for the two youngest victims of last week's school bus crash will happen over the next two days. Seraya Glasper's mother, Sharon, said a Funerals set for little girls who died in bus crash The funerals for the two youngest victims of last week's school bus crash will happen over the next two days.

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  • Monday Dec 8 | via WATE-TV Knoxville 

    Oak Ridge police investigating suspicious death

    TODAY : Mostly cloudy. High: 50A . TONIGHT : Clouds linger. Low: 36A . TUESDAY : Mostly cloudy with 30% coverage of a few sprinkles or flurries.

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  • Sunday Dec 7 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Sue Caroline Noland

    Sue Caroline Noland, 81, of Fines Creek Road passed away on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 at The Homestead in Clyde. A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Macy Rogers Noland.

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  • Sunday Dec 7 | via The News Journal 

    George T. Reed

    He was born in 1921 in Birmingham, AL, and grew up in Knoxville, TN. He proudly served his country during WWII in the Army Air Corp as an air traffic controller.

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  • Saturday Dec 6 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Community says goodbye to school aide killed in bus ...

    Saturday afternoon, hundreds gathered at Mount Calvary Baptist Church to say their final goodbye to Kimberly Lynn Wester-Riddle, Community says goodbye to school aide killed in bus crash Saturday afternoon, hundreds gathered at Mount Calvary Baptist Church to say their final goodbye to Kimberly Lynn Wester-Riddle, Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1A4Emef Friends and family gather to remember Kim Riddle, the teacher's aide and only adult killed in the December 2 fatal accident involving 2 school buses.

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  • Friday Dec 5 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Nell Williams

    A Celebration of Life for Mrs. Nell Williams, 93, of Cookeville, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 6, from the Cookeville chapel of Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Samuel Maxwell Cemetery .

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via ABC 33/40 

    School bus crash: 'Everyone just started crying'

    Two school buses have collided on a Tennessee highway, injuring at least 20 people. D... .

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via WATE-TV Knoxville 

    Mother of Knoxville bus crash victim speaks at cande...

    "Once you can't find your other child, you kind of just know. It was just a hard situation to deal with right there on the scene.

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  • Tuesday Dec 2 | via KeysNews.com 

    Obituaries

    The last school bell rang 9-7-14 for long time educator Janie L. Gard of Big Pine Key, Fla. She passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Ft.

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  • Tuesday Dec 2 | via Florida Today 

    Nina L. Radcliffe

    She was born in Knoxville, TN and was a winter resident in Cocoa Beach since 1979.

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  • Sunday Nov 30 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Thomas Yarski

    He was the son of the late John Anthony and Thelma Breatrice McCleod Yarski. He was also preceded in death his brother, David Brent Yarski.

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  • Tuesday Nov 25 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Venable Sleigh still making holiday memories for many

    For generations, the Venable family has made the holidays brighter for East Tennesseans. It's a tradition that began with their parents.

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  • Tuesday Nov 25 | via WBIR-TV Knoxville 

    Venable Family over the years

    Venable Family over the years After her husband's death, Mary Venable continued on his holiday legacy as "Mrs. Claus". Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1vLqLdF This scene took up one entire portion of the front of the house.

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  • Sunday Nov 23 | via Florida Today 

    Priscilla Brown

    She lived in Melbourne Beach for almost 30 years before moving to TN to be near her son.

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  • Friday Nov 21 | via Florida Today 

    Betsy Jones Parris

    She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Reynard; their daughter, Rasheedah and her husband, Abdullah; their son, Reggie and his wife, Jackie of Rockledge FL; their daughter, Linda and her husband, Emanuel of Knoxville TN; and their son, Barry and his wife, Iveta of Miami FL.

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