• Dec. 17, 2007 obituaries

    Anna Lou Davis

    Anna Lou Davis, 68, of Coalfield, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.

    She was born June 7, 1939 in the Fork Mountain Community of New River. The family moved to Oliver Springs in 1955, and Anna Lou gradu-ated from Oliver Springs High School in 1959.

    She was a loving mother, grandmother, and the joy of her life was caring for and spending time with her family.

  • Dec. 14, 2007 obituaries

    Frances Dyer Barker

    Frances Dyer Barker, 102, of Kingston, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007.

  • Dec. 12, 2007 obituaries

    Bobbie June Basler

    Bobbie June Basler, 71, of Harriman, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, in University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville.

    She was a beloved wife, mother and grandmother.

    She was preceded in death by mother and father, Mamie Solomon Rus-sell and Claiborn Russell; daughter, Gina Marie Basler; sister, Donna Faye Miller; and grandson, Joshua Shane Basler.

  • Dec. 10, 2007 obituaries

    Mattie Pearline Ewing

    Mattie Pearline Ewing, 58, of Harriman, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, in Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge.

    Born Feb. 17, 1949, in Harriman, she was a member of

  • Dec. 7, 2007 obituaries

    Mattie Ewing

    Mattie Ewing, 58, of Harriman, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, in Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge.

    Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Evans Mortuary of Rockwood.

    Patrizia Pennington Hull

    Patrizia Pennington Hull, 42, of Louisville, Tenn., died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, as a result of an automobile accident.

  • Dec. 5, 2007 obituaries

    Pat Adkisson

    Pat Adkisson, 53, of Coalfield, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, at her home.

    A retired hairdresser, she was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family, and she dearly loved her five grandchildren.

    She was preceded in death by parents, Raymond and Georgia Mae Adkisson.

  • Dec. 3, 2007 obituaries

    Robert Kevin ‘Robby’ James

    Robert Kevin “Robby” James, 35, of Gatlinburg, formerly of Harriman, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2007, in Fort Sanders Sevier Medical Center, Sevierville.

    He was preceded in death by parents, William Robert James Jr. and Carolyn Lee York.

    Survivors include brothers and sisters, Chuck Stringfield, Scott Stringfield, Agnie Rines, Greta Stringfield, Phil James, Debra Hazelwood and Gail Pope; stepmother, Bessie James; and several nieces and nephews.

  • Nov. 30, 2007 obituaries

    Gary J. Beeler

    Gary J. Beeler, 55, of Monroe, Mich., died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007, in Mercy Memorial Hospital, Monroe, after being in poor health for several years.

  • Nov. 28, 2007 obituaries

    Fay Ola Lane Hartley

    Fay Ola Lane Hartley, 82, of Lake City, Fla., died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007.

    Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of Rufus Hillard and Mattie Johnston Lane, both of whom preceded her in death. She had lived in Lake City since 1945. She was a Southern Bell telephone operator for nine years, and she owned and operated Fay’s Beauty Shop for 18 years. She loved her family, and in her spare time she loved gardening flowers, cooking, feeding her chickens, doves and dogs. She was a member of Lake City First Baptist Church.

  • Nov. 26, 2007 obituaries

    L. Allean Bailey

    L. Allean Bailey, 86, of Kingston, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, after an extended illness with cancer.

    Born Feb. 12, 1921, in Jasper County, Ill., she was the youngest of 14 children. She was a faith-ful member of Morrison Hill Christian Church, Kingston, and only grew stronger in her faith and love of the Lord as her health declined. Her sense of humor never failed. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

    She was preceded in death by her husband in 1995.