• Feb. 22, 2008, obituaries

    Herbert ‘Bo’ Brown

    Herbert “Bo” Brown, 49, of Harriman, died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008, in Parkwest Medical Center, Knoxville.

    He loved to hunt, fish, build birdhouses and work with his tools.

    He was preceded in death by mother, Georgia Lee Brown; and brother, Henry Brown Jr.

  • Feb. 21, 2008, obituaries

    Leroy ‘Sonny’ Brock

    Leroy “Sonny” Brock, 67, of Crossville, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2008, in Cumberland Medical Center, Crossville.

    He was preceded in death by mother, Anna Maria Davis.

    Survivors include his wife and partner of 32 years, Joyce Ann Brock; sons, Allen Brock, Terry Brock and Timothy Brock; daughter and son-in-law: Pamela and Mark Burke; stepsons, John Dodge and Robert Dodge; stepdaughters, Susanne White and Beverly Dodge; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

  • Feb. 20, 2008, obituaries

    David J. Aslinger

    David J. Aslinger, 43, of Coalfield, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2008, in University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville.

    Born Feb. 26, 1964, in Oak Ridge, he was a lifelong resident of Coalfield. He enjoyed the company of everyone he met and considered all he knew as special friends. He was a member of Big Mountain Baptist Church, Oliver Springs.

    He was preceded in death by brother, Stanley Aslinger.

  • Feb. 18, 2008 obituaries

    Susie Stevens Bartlett

    Susie Stevens Bartlett, 63, of Harriman, died Friday Feb. 15, 2008, in Roane Medical Center, Harriman.

    Born July 26, 1944, in Andersonville, she was a lifetime resident of Roane County. A member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church and a loving mother, grandmother and aunt, she worked for Roane Hosiery and Rockwood Care and Rehabilitation Center.

    She was preceded in death by parents, Vernon and Vera Clark; brother, Vernon Putt Clark; and Clyde and Belle Stevens, who raised her.

  • Feb. 15, 2008 obituaries

    Eugene Butler Alford

    Eugene Butler Alford, 87. of Kingston, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2008.

    Born Jan. 19, 1921, in the Caney Ford community of Roane County, he attended Kingston schools and played basketball and football at Roane County High School. He received the Dr. John Roberts Award for most outstanding student. At Tennessee Technological University, he was captain of the Golden Eagles football team and was listed in Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities.

  • Feb. 13, 2008 obituaries

    Jesse Samuel ‘Sambo’ Howard Sr.

    Jesse Samuel “Sambo” Howard Sr., 84, of Harriman, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2008, at his home.

    A member of Harriman First Christian Church, he was a K-25 Site retiree with 38 years of service.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Elizabeth Howard; parents, Henry and Lena Howard; son, Charles Howard; sisters, Frances Rogers, Bonnie Williams and Luvenia Buchannon; and brother, James “Jimbo” Howard.

  • Feb. 11, 2008 obituaries

    Joyce Pope Mayton

    Joyce Pope Mayton, 70, of Kingston, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2008, at the home of her daughter.

    A 70-year member of First Christian Church, she had been a practicing licensed-practical nurse for 45 years.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl “Monk” Mayton; and parents, Hastings and Ethel Pope.

  • Feb. 8, 2008 obituaries

    Norma Smith Childs

    Norma Smith Childs, 53, of Norris, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008, at St. Mary’s North, Knoxville.

    Born June 26, 1954, in Oak Ridge, she lived in the Batley community of Oliver Springs until a year ago. She was a loving mother and grandmother who was a member of Batley Baptist Church. She was a teacher’s assistant for 15 years with the Oak Ridge school system.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Randall Childs; father, Fred Smith; brother, Norman Smith Sr.; and niece, Leslie Smith.

  • Feb. 6, 2008 obituaries

    Landon Travis Ariks

    Landon Travis Ariks, infant son of Christopher and Jessica Ariks, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008, in East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, Knoxville.

  • Feb. 4, 2008 obituaries

    Brenda C. Dugger

    Brenda C. Dugger, 43, of Kingston, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at her home.

    Born April 10, 1964, in Covington, Ky., she had lived in Roane County since early childhood.

    She was preceded in death by parents, Roy Sandlin and Wilma June Hood Sandlin; and brother, Roy Hugh Sandlin.