Service at Lakeshore for Lee Thomas

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Friends and family of Richard “Lee” Thomas, 71, will gather at 11 a.m. today (7/20) at Lakeshore Park Marble Hall (chapel) for a memorial service. Mr. Thomas passed away on …

Service for Betty Isbell set for July 20

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A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at New Providence Presbyterian Church, 703 W. Broadway in Maryville, for Betty Isbell, a co-founder of Blount Memorial …

Services Friday for Sid Blalock

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A memorial service for Sidney Alvin Blalock will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Sevier Heights Baptist Church. The family will receive friends between 3 and 5:30.
Mr. …

Services Wednesday for Dr. John Tumblin

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Services will be held Wednesday for John David Tumblin, widely known doctor of optometry in Knoxville, Fountain City and Sevierville. A Fountain City native, Dr. Tumblin practiced for years with …

Services Saturday for Frank Jordan

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Frank David Jordan Jr., 91, passed away Wednesday, July 3. He had a long career in the newspaper business, retiring in 1989 as the “Showtime” editor for the News Sentinel. …

Writer Jeanne McDonald has died

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One of Knoxville’s best-known writers has died. Jeanne Louise Pratts McDonald, 84, passed away at home on June 28. She is survived by her children and their families and husband …