Obituaries for Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021 | Obituaries

Gene Tracy Bullock, age 77, of Maryville, TN, died Friday, August 6, 2021. He was born July 12, 1944, in Coeburn, VA and was married to his wife on June 12, 1965. Gene is preceded in dying by his father, Jesse David Bullock mother, Thelma Osborne Bullock sister, Carolyn Pressley brother-in-law, Lloyd Powell and nephew, Michael Bullock. He is survived by his wife of 56 many years, Bobbie Lou Mulkey Bullock, of Maryville, TN sons, Gene S. and his wife, Pamela M. Bullock, and Stacy D. and his wife, Christi R. Bullock, all of Maryville, TN brothers, Glenn and his wife, Jodi Bullock of Cincinnati, OH, and Tom and his wife, Linda Bullock of Seymour, TN sister, Patsy Powell of Seymour, TN brother-in-regulation, Gerald Pressley of Knoxville, TN, and several nieces and nephews. A Memorial Services will be held at Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, in Maryville, on Friday, August 13, 2021, at 6:00p.m., with Pastor Aaron Caldwell officiating. In lieu of flowers make sure you make donations in Gene’s memory to Tabernacle Baptist Kid’s Dwelling, 3931 White Horse Highway, Greenville, SC 29611 or via Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, 1159 Middlesettlements Highway, Maryville, TN 37801. Arrangements by Cremation Options, Inc. (865)6WE-Treatment (693-2273)

Una Vee R. Fields, age 98, of Maryville handed away Monday, August 9, 2021 at dwelling surrounded by her family. Preceded in demise by: partner, J.D. Fields 3 brothers and 1 sister. Survivors include things like: sons, Charles Lee Fields, James Eli Fields (Betty), and Wendell Fields daughter, Glenda Miller (Invoice) grandchildren, Jama Unexciting (Rick), Shane Miller (Brandy), and Danielle McGuire 5 wonderful-grandchildren. Good friends may perhaps come by the funeral property to shell out their respects and indication the sign-up reserve on Thursday, August 12, 2021 concerning 9:00 am and 4:00 pm at the funeral house. Family members and buddies will assemble for graveside provider and interment at 11:00 am, Friday, August 13, 2021 at Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Smith Funeral & Cremation Support, Maryville, 865-983-1000,

Roy William Lindsey, 87, of Townsend, TN moved to his new residence on bigger ground, Monday, August 9, 2021. Having led songs in numerous Blount County churches and, getting sang in a quartet with his brother and sisters in before years, was just a heat up for the praises he now sings to his heavenly father as a component of God’s choir. Roy was a member and deacon of Bethel Baptist in Townsend. He served our nation as a member of the US Army close to stop of the Korean War in the 50’s and was a happy Veteran. He worked for Harrison Design prior to retirement and liked working aspect time just after retirement for the Maryville Chambers of Commerce at the Townsend Customer Center exactly where he joked about loving to convey to people the place to go but, the work he beloved most was as music director in which he could praise his heavenly father and take pleasure in serving to some others do the exact. Preceded in demise by: Mother and father, Ernest McKinley Lindsey and Zula (Caton) Lindsey Wives, Martha Sue (Holt) Lindsey and Brenda Ann (Brown) Lindsey Brother, James Alfred (Jimmy) Lindsey. Survivors contain: His Without end Sweetie, Wanda Gold Sisters, Juanita Aileen Saul of Higher Sanduskey, OH and Ernestine Elizabeth “Cookie” Houser of DeRidder, LA Twin Brother, Ralph Nelson Lindsey (who he joked was the oldest) Son, David Roy (Sonaha) Lindsey Step-Daughter, Kelly Clark & fiancé Kevin Moody Grandchildren, Rhianna & Melissa Lindsey and Lance & Caylor Crockett many other buddies and family. Family will acquire good friends from 12:00 until 2:00 PM, Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Funeral provider will be at 2:00 PM with Rev. Larry Overton officiating. Spouse and children and friends will assemble for interment at 3:00 PM, Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. Smith Funeral & Cremation Provider, Maryville, 865-983-1000,

June 5, 1925 – August 6, 2021 If you ended up really fortunate, you would have had June Parker for a mother, an educator, a family member, a fellow traveler, or a dance associate. And, if you were being lucky, she would have provided you the reward of a dialogue that could last a couple of minutes or a life time and you would have felt like the most attention-grabbing individual on earth. Born June Linkous in 1925 in the coal mining city of Westburn, Tennessee, she went on to generate a BS and an MA from UT. June and Dr. Russell D. Parker had been married in 1951. For 36 decades they elevated a loved ones and shared a passion for academic equality. Russell died in 1987 and June shortly retired from educating but not from lifestyle. She directed a suicide hotline and ran a journey company. Thus started the many adventures that would at some point just take her to all seven continents. June was prepared to go anywhere, do anything at all, and connect with any person. She possessed an keen vitality that was irresistible. In 2000 June satisfied Ralph Lovell, companion for the rest of her daily life. Together, they danced about the environment. She generally reported she was the luckiest individual on the world, “simply because I have had 2 excellent loves, 3 daughters, a son, a loving family members, and innumerable buddies.” Most would concur that June was the most optimistic individual they have ever regarded. Listed here was her motto: “It truly is a stunning working day, no make a difference the weather.” And that actually claims it all. June Parker is survived by her youngsters, Elaine, Meg, and Annette and Steve Nichols, and her beloved Ralph. There will be a Celebration of Lifestyle in lieu of a funeral, to choose position on Friday, September 10, 4:00pm. New Providence Presbyterian Church, 703 W. Broadway Maryville, TN 37801. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can go to New Providence’s campaign referred to as “Stewardship is Coronary heart Work.” Come across a pledge card on their web page. 865-982-6812

Cleveland native Gail Delay Ray passed away at her house in Maryville, Tenn., Saturday, Aug. 7, 2021, immediately after a 6-year struggle with most cancers.A graduate of Bradley Superior University and final used as an administrative assistant by Whitlock & Associates CPA, she is a member of Grandview Baptist Church in Maryville. Gail was a loving wife, mother and daughter acknowledged for her compassion, servant’s heart and warm smile that emanated from an inner beauty. She was a master barber with a eager eye for inside decorating and a really like of antiques. She was pre-deceased by her son, Marc Jason Lawson of Cleveland. She is survived by her partner, Darryal Ray of Maryville son, CPT. M. Jeremy Lawson, MD and spouse Maureen of Sanford, N.C. mom, Norma Jean Delay of Cleveland sisters Sheron Thompson of Cleveland and Donna Massie and spouse Tony of Outdated Fort brother, Charles “Chuck” Hold off Jr. of Columbus, OH phase-son Jonathan Ray of Birmingham, AL. action-daughters, Crosbie Songer and spouse Dave Songer and Allison Mathews and partner Jacob Mathews, all of Norman, Alright. grandsons, Isaac Lawson, Jonathan Lawson and Asher Lawson, all of Sanford, N.C. USMC SSgt. Christian Songer and spouse Niki of Wonderful Lakes, IL. Jacob Songer of Norman, Okay. and Aiden Mathews, Norman, Ok. granddaughter Caitlin Songer of Oklahoma Metropolis good grandchildren Harrison, Ariella and Kelly Songer, all of Good Lakes, IL. and a host of aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and cousins. A celebration of her lifestyle will be performed at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 12, at Ralph Buckner Funeral Property Chapel in Cleveland, Tenn. Rev. Steve Linginfelter and Rev. Chris Move officiating. Honorary pallbearers are Richie Holmes, Jonathan Ray, SSgt. Christian Harrison, Isaac Lawson, Jonathan Lawson and Jake Songer. A personal graveside assistance will stick to at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens The spouse and children will acquire close friends from midday until eventually 2 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral property. No mask is needed, but will be out there for those who choose to put on them. The support will be dwell streamed on the Ralph Buckner Funeral Property Facebook web page. In lieu of flowers, donations are asked for in Gail’s memory to Shriners Hospitals for Youngsters, Tunnel to Towers or a church or charity of your option.