SEIBER - 2002 OBITUARIES
Obituaries from The Oak Ridger than contain the Seiber name.
                     Copyright 2002 by The Oak Ridger
January 7, 2002
Dean E. JONES
Retired truck driver

Dean E. Jones, 71, of Oliver Springs, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2002, at his home.
Born Jan. 24, 1930 in Ajax, Ky., he was the son of Raymond and Hazel Jones, who are deceased.
He retired in 1983 as a coal truck driver for Walls & Coker and for Waco Trucking.
Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Christine Montgomery Jones; three daughters, Teri Jones and Tammy Tinker and her husband, Donnie, all of Oliver Springs, and Linda Inman and her husband, Tom, of Harriman; and a grandson he considered special, John Tinker of Oliver Springs.
He is also survived by five brothers, Don Jones, Laverne Jones, Paul Jones and L.C. Jones, all of Oliver Springs, and Harold Jones of Detroit, Mich.; and two sisters, Opal Dillard and Jenny Lou Weathers, both of Georgia.
Ed Aslinger, Louie Bowling, Bill Lively and Gene
SEIBER were among his many special friends.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his son, Dean E. Jones Jr.; two sisters, Sue Jones and Lois Duncan; and a brother, Eugene Jones.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Oliver Springs Cemetery with the Rev. Shannon Walls officiating.
Friends may call Tuesday at Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs.

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January 11, 2002
Johnny ASLINGER
Lake City resident

Johnny Aslinger, 32, of Lake City, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.   Rev. Jimmy
SEIBER officiating.

Obituary archived on The Oak Ridger websiste.

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January 14, 2002
Carl MCKAMEY
Batley Baptist member

Carl McKamey, 76, of Clinton, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2002, at Briarcliff Health Care Center in Oak Ridge.  Rev. Kenneth
SEIBER and the Rev. Bill Dawson officiating.

Obituary archived on The Oak Ridger websiste.

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January 25, 2002
Willie G. HOSKINS
Frost Bottom Baptist member

Willie G. Hoskins, 94, of Oliver Springs, died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2002, at Lake City Health Care Center in Lake City.
Born March 17, 1907, in Anderson County, she was the daughter of John and Sarah Elizabeth Lowe Hoskins.
Ms. Hoskins was a member of Frost Bottom Missionary Baptist Church. She had enjoyed gardening, canning and quilting for years.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Ms. Hoskins was preceded in death by four brothers, Joe Hoskins, Sam Hoskins, Hugh Hoskins and Albert Hoskins, and six sisters, Annie Lively, Tilda Hoskins, Roxie Hoskins, Francis Hoskins, Bertha Russell and Goldie
SEIBER.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton.
Burial will follow at Butler Cemetery in Oliver Springs. Ms. Hoskins' nephews will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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January 29, 2002
Artie Mae SEIBER
Clinch River Baptist member

Artie Mae
SEIBER, 83, of Lake City, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Mrs.
SEIBER was a member of Clinch River Baptist Church in Lake City.
In earlier years, she was employed at the former Magnet Mills in Clinton for many years, and she later worked for other companies in LaFollette and Knoxville.
She was the daughter of Walter G. and Nina Shillings Snow. Mrs.
SEIBER was the widow of Elmer O. SEIBER, whom she married in 1938.
She is survived by her daughter, Barbara
SEIBER of Lake City; two sisters, Faye Burton of LaFollette and Mary Griffith of Greensboro, N.C.; her in-laws, Kenneth and Wanda Craig SEIBER, Maxie Braswell and Jean Snow; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and her parents, Mrs.
SEIBER was preceded in death by two brothers, Ray H. Snow and Jimmy D. Snow; two sisters, Fannie Moore and Margie Martin; her in-laws, Willie T. and Cora Lee Duncan SEIBER, Raleigh C. SEIBER, Homer and Flora SEIBER, Hubert and Alice SEIBER, Ray H. and Marie Perry Snow, Alburn Moore, James Paul Martin and Elijah and Gladys Daugherty; a niece, Janice Martin; and three nephews, Jimmy Ray Snow, Johnny Daugherty and Daniel Daugherty.
The funeral will be held at 8 tonight, Jan. 29, in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City with the Rev. Tom Byrge officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens in Claxton.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

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February 4, 2002
Wanda Faye MOORE
Coalfield resident

Wanda Faye Moore, 58, of Coalfield, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Born July 3, 1943, in Coalfield, she was the daughter of Arvena A. Bedford of Coalfield and William Thomas Bedford, who is deceased.
Mrs. Moore had been a lifelong resident of Coalfield. She had been employed by Kyser-Roth Industries for 22 years, by Red Kap Industries for six years, and Methodist Medical Center for four years.
She was the widow of the Rev. William L. "W.L." Moore.
She was a member of Elverton Primitive Baptist Church.
In addition to her mother, Mrs. Moore is survived by three sons, William Darrell Moore and his wife, Linda, and Michael Jason Moore and his wife, Nikki, all of Coalfield, and James Dean Moore and his wife, Tena, of Clinton; two daughters, Thelma Rose
SEIBER and her husband, Hubert, of Wartburg, and Lois Ann Campbell and her husband, Charles, of Harriman; 10 grandchildren, Jeff, Megan, Chris, Dustin, Charles, Jennifer, Adam, Daniel, LeiAnn and Brandon; and two great-grandsons, Guage and Wesley.
She is also survived by a brother, Tommy Bedford and his wife, Robin, of Coalfield; two sisters, Edna Gallaher and her husband, Ronald, of Oliver Springs, and Joyce Abshire and her husband, Jesse, of Coalfield; two sisters-in-law, Faye Elmore and her husband, Lester, of Petros, and Patsy Gouge and her husband, Jim, of Coafield; and two brothers-in-law, Sammy Joe Moore of Oliver Springs and Alonzo Moore and his wife, Violet, of Petros.
Steve and Judy Childress of Wartburg, Shirley Byrge of Oliver Springs and Rhonda Felthaus of Harriman were considered special friends. Mary Ellen Crowe and Maxine Crowe, both of Coalfield, were considered very special friends.
In addition to her husband and her father, Mrs. Moore was preceded in death by two other brothers, Carl F. Bedford and William Richard Bedford.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Roger Buck, the Rev. Rue Eskridge and the Rev. Grover Adkins officiating.
Burial will follow at Jackson Cemetery in Coalfield.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight, Feb. 4, at the funeral home.

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February 19, 2002
Leon 'Buster' BRADEN
Retired from coal mines, schools

Leon "Buster" Braden, 83, of Lake City, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002, at Mariner Health of Norris.
Mr. Braden was retired from the coal mines and from the Anderson County schools.
He was a trustee of Fratersville Baptist Church, which he had attended ever since he and his wife, the late Mary Magdlene Braden, began dating. At the time of her death, the couple had been married for 55 years ago.
Mr. Braden was a 58-year Mason and a member of Crystal Masonic Lodge No. 616 in Briceville. He enjoyed rabbit hunting, gardening and political campaigning, according to his family, who described him as a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
He is survived by his daughter, Carolyn Cox and her husband, Roy Jr.; two sons, Ronnie Braden and his wife, Connie Sue, and Benny Braden and his wife, Loretta, all of Lake City; two sisters, Ruth
SEIBER of Lake City and Willene Brewer of Allen Park, Mich.; and a brother, Bob Braden and his wife, Linda, of Florida.
Mr. Braden is also survived by his grandchildren, Lea Ann Cox and her fiancé, Scott Phillips, Robert L. "R.L." Braden and his wife, Melanie, Anthony Braden and his wife ,Melanie, Lori Idles and her husband, David, Tim Braden and his fiancée, Heather McGuire, and Andy Braden; and his great-grandchildren, Nathan Braden, Caleb Braden, Faith Bryant, Justin Bryant and Emily Faye Idles.
Also surviving are a sister-in-law, Una Braden of Shepherdsville, Ky.; a brother-in-law, Fred Long of Clinton; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Betty and Glenn Poore, J.C. Patterson and Virge Brown, all of Lake City, were considered special friends.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Braden was preceded in death by a son, Ernest Lee Braden; his parents, Sam and Annie Braden; five sisters, Naomi Miller, Blanche Daniels, Pauline Stuenckel, Ora Roysden and Mossie Braden; and two brothers, Eugene Braden and Charles Columbus "Clump" Braden.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at Fratersville Baptist Church in the Fraterville community near Lake City, with the Rev. Bill Thomas and the Rev. Les Arwood officiating. Viewing will be from 1 to 2 p.m.
Burial will follow at Circle Cemetery in Briceville.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Lake City. A Masonic service will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. in the chapel.

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February 27, 2002
Freddie VANN
Minister, retired builder

Freddie Vann, 73, of Oliver Springs, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
He was born Jan. 16, 1929, in Morgan County and had been a lifelong resident of this area.
Mr. Vann was a Primitive Baptist preacher for 49 years and a member of Elverton Baptist Church near Harriman.
He was a retired builder and a member of local labor union No. 818.
Mr. Vann is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ethel Vann; six daughters, Jewell Sledge and her husband, James, and Deanna Russell and her husband, Tim, all of Sweetwater, Ella Mae Lowe and Ramona Turpin and her husband, Danny, all of Oliver Springs, Wanda White and her husband, Chuck, of Riceville and Vickie Clark and her husband, Benny, of Oak Ridge; and three sons, Nathan Vann of Wartburg, Darrell Vann and his wife, Cissy, of Sweetwater, and Allen Vann and his wife, Misty, of Philadelphia.
He is also survived by his mother, Rosie Vann of Oliver Springs; three brothers, Irvin Vann and Charles F. Vann, both of Oliver Springs, and Robert Vann Jr. of Coalfield; six sisters, Gladys Huston of Kingston, and Mildred
SEEBER, Odessa Vann, Margaret Greene, Ida Ruffner and Naomi SEIBER, all of Oliver Springs; and by 25 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Vann was preceded in death by his father, Robert W. Vann, and two brothers, Ralph Vann and Kenneth Vann.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 1, at Indian Creek Primitive Baptist Church in Morgan County.
Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs.

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March 4, 2002
Edith SEIBER
Lake City resident

Edith
SEIBER, 69, of Lake City, died Friday, March 1, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Mrs.
SEIBER is survived by four daughters, Helen Lane and her husband, Bill, Bobbie Braden and her husband, Larry, Dessie Carroll and her husband, Eugene, all of Lake City, and Carolyn Dacko and her husband Rickey, of Houston, Texas; and five sons, Bob SEIBER, Edd SEIBER, Charlie SEIBER, Clyde SEIBER and Jessie Lyndon SEIBER and his wife Charlene, all of Lake City.
She is also survived by three brothers, Byrd Phillips, the Rev. B. Ray Phillips and Laymon Phillips; two sisters, Dessie Gibson and Wilbia Bunch; and eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held Sunday night, March 3, in the chapel of Cox-Martin Funeral Home in Lake City with the Rev. B. Ray Phillips and the Rev. Archie
SEIBER officiating.
A graveside service was to be held at 2 this afternoon, March 4, at Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake City.

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March 5, 2002
James W. 'J.W.' LEINART
Retired Y-12 worker

James Walker "J.W." Leinart, 77, of Clinton, died Sunday, March 3, 2002, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville.  Rev. Kenneth
SEIBER and the Rev. Luke Kidwell officiating.

Obituary archived on The Oak Ridger websiste.

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March 25, 2002
Carrie Q. VANN
Tuppertown Baptist member

Carrie Q. Vann, 83, of Oliver Springs, died Saturday, March 23, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Born June 16, 1918, in Anderson County, she was the daughter of Thomas and Nellie
SEIBER Queener, both now deceased. She had lived in this area all of her life.
Mrs. Vann was a member of Tuppertown Baptist Church in Oliver Springs. Her family described her as a loving mother and homemaker who enjoyed growing flowers and taking care of her lawn.
She was the widow of Floyd Vann.
Mrs. Vann is survived by two sons, Marvin L. Vann and his wife, Sarah J. Vann, of Broken Arrow, Okla., and LeRoy Vann and his wife, Betty Sue Vann, of Clinton; four daughters, Geraldine Rather and her husband, Jack, and Carolyn Morgan and her husband, Wayne, all of Oliver Springs, Margaret Howell and her husband, Dan, of Bedford, Pa., and Marcia Austin and her husband, Barry, of Lilburn, Ga.; and her sister, Geneva Vann of Oak Ridge.
Mrs. Vann is also survived by her grandchildren, David, Marva, Darrell, Sherri, Kim, Diane, Jackie, Andy, Eric, Rhonda, Deliata, Richard, Brad, Megan, Tonia and Phillip; and her great-grandchildren, Michael David, Jesse, Makala, Jennifer, Morgan, Skylar, Cory, Jessica, Heather, Travis, Keri, Crystal and Amanda Shawna.
Marlena Braden of Knoxville and Mable Russell of Harriman were considered special friends.
In addition to her husand and her parents, Mrs. Vann was preceded in death by another daughter, Dot McKamey; another son, Darryl Vann; and by four brothers, Bill Queener, Floyd Queener, Clarence Queener and Leon Queener.
The funeral will be held at 8 tonight, March 25, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Willie Aiken and the Rev. Wayne Morgan officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 26, at Anderson Memorial Gardens, 640 Oliver Springs Highway, Clinton.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

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May 29, 2002
Gary Lee HACKLER
ORNL dispatcher

Gary Lee Hackler, 47, of Shannondoah Drive, Rockwood, died Sunday, May 26, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Mr. Hacker was a dispatcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory for 20 years.
He was also a former police officer with the Rockwood and Kingston police departments as well as the Roane County Sheriff's Department, an emergency medical technician and a former member of the National Guard.
He was a Lutheran.
Mr. Hackler is survived by his son, Gary Andrew Hackler and his wife, Sarah Buck Hackler; his daughter, Erica Jane Hackler; and his granddaughter, Makayla Jane Watson, all of Rockwood.
He is also survived by his mother, Carrie Cisson Hackler of Rockwood; two sisters, Patsy Duncan of Rockwood and Lisa
SEIBER and her husband, Tony, of White Pine; a brother, Tommy Hackler and his wife, Robin, of Rockwood; his nieces, Kay Spakes and her husband, Billy, Angelia Cox and her husband, Michael, Patricia Page Norris and her husband, Eric, Melissa Page, Sarah Chaer and Keisha Kelly; and his nephews, Ronnie Duncan and his wife, Kim, Mark Page and Shane Hackler.
Mr. Hackler was preceded in death by his father, Edward Hackler; and his sister, Vivian Page.
The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Friday, May 31, in the chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood with the Rev. Ron Buck officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 1, at Odd Fellows Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.

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June 11, 2002
Dovie BUNCH
Morgan County native

Dovie Bunch, 92, of Etowah, died Monday, June 10, 2002, at Woods Memorial Hospital in Etowah.
She was a native of Morgan County and the daughter of James and Ellen
SEIBER Daugherty. She had been a resident of Etowah for the past 26 years.
Mrs. Bunch was a member of the Dixon Avenue Baptist Church in Englewood.
She is survived by five daughters, Aline Turner and her husband, Roy, and Dora Jeffers and her husband, David, all of Clinton, Lily Doyle and her husband, Odis, of Miamisburg, Ohio, and Ellen Waugh and her husband, Omar, and Geraldine Elliott and her husband, Mackie, all of Etowah; and two sons, Raven Bunch and his wife, Geneva, of Oliver Springs, and Jesse Bunch and his wife, Frankie, of Clinton.
Mrs. Bunch is also survived by her brother, Elmer Daugherty of Oliver Springs; two sisters, Aline Massengil and Spicy Duncan, both of Clinton; a son-in-law, Dave Garrison and his wife, Charlotte, of Cleveland, Tenn.; a daughter-in-law, Juanita McKamey of Clinton; and by 27 grandchildren, 57 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by seven children, Memphis Bunch, Clethe Bunch, Stella Bunch, Carolyn Bunch, Jerry Bunch, Pauline Garrison and Charlene Jeffers.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 13, in the South Chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home in Etowah with the Rev. Allen Watson officiating.
Burial will follow at McMinn Memory Gardens in Athens, Tenn. Mrs. Bunch's grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, at the funeral home.

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June 18, 2002
Leonard E. HACKER
Retired Oliver Springs cobbler

Leonard E. Hacker, 91, of Oliver Springs, died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Mr. Hacker was considered an expert cobbler and operated Hacker's Shoe Shop and Repair for 65 years. His family said he will be remembered by many for repairing their shoes, whether or not they had money. His shoe repair business often brought people from other states to his shop.
He had also worked for 30 years as a funeral director for the former Booth Funeral Home in Oliver Springs.
Mr. Hacker was a member of First Baptist Church of Oliver Springs.
His wife of 69 years, Ola Hacker, died earlier.
He is survived by two sons, Ronnie Hacker and Terry Hacker, both of Oliver Springs; a daughter, Mary Bradshaw of Oliver Springs; a brother, Alex Hacker of Corpus Christi, Texas; a sister, Sadie Russell of Toledo, Ohio; and by seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Mr. Hacker considered Mary Blackburn of Oak Ridge, James and Carolyn Kelly of Oliver Springs, Martin and Onelda McCubbins of Asheville, N.C., and Larry Duke of Dixon very special friends.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, Alexander W. and Bertha J. Foster Hacker; his stepmother, Maude Mayton Hacker; four other brothers, Clerance Hacker, Dan Hacker, Harry Hacker and J.W. Hacker; three other sisters, Edith
SEIBER, Lucy Stripling and Velma Schubert; and a son-in-law, Herbert Bradshaw.
The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at First Baptist Church of Oliver Springs with the Rev. Tony Rutherford and the Rev. Larry Duke officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 20, at Anderson Memorial Gardens, 640 Oliver Springs Highway, Clinton.
The family requests that any memorials be in the form of donations to the Sanctuary Lighting Fund at First Baptist Church, 206 Roane St., Oliver Springs, TN 37840.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Oliver Springs Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

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August 14, 2002
Eula Mae FRITTS
Laurel Branch Baptist member

Eula Mae Fritts, 75, of Oliver Springs, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
The Rev. Gary S.
SEIBER, the Rev. Bill Tuttle, the Rev. Archie SEIBER and the Rev. Jimmy Ray SEIBER will officiate.

Obituary archived on The Oak Ridger websiste.

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August 16, 2002
Odessa 'Sug' VANN
Indian Creek Baptist member

Odessa "Sug" Vann, 66, of Oliver Springs, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2002, at her home.
She was born Nov. 30, 1935, in Anderson County. She had lived in Oliver Springs most of her life, with the exception of eight years that she lived in Ohio.
Mrs. Vann was employed for 14 years at Smokey Mountain Market of Oliver Springs.
She was a member of Indian Creek Baptist Church.
She is survived by her mother, Rosie Vann of Oliver Springs; her son, William Thomas Green and his wife, Sandra, of Opp, Ala.; her stepdaughters, Rhonda Wilson, Kathy Wilson and Diane Wilson, all of Ohio; and her grandchildren, Teresa Green, Mary Green and Lori Green, all of Ohio, and Diane Richburg and Kelly Norris, both of Alabama.
Mrs. Vann is also survived by her great-grandchildren, Anthony Green, Shelby Potts, Nancy Potts, Schuyler Potts, Andrew Scott, Shawntel Justice, Shawn Justice Jr., Nathaniel Wilson, Brittany Wilson, Diondre Irish, Diona Irish, Tyler Beckworth, Cameron Richburg, Ashton Green, Breanna Norris and Corey Norris.
Also surviving are three brothers, Irvin Vann, Charles Franklin Vann and his wife, Martina, all of Oliver Springs, and Robert Vann Jr. and his wife, Linda, of Coalfield; and five sisters, Gladys Huston of Kingston, and Mildred
SEIBER, Margaret Greene and her husband, Clarence, Ida Ruffner and her husband, Tom, and Naomi SEIBER and her husband, Jackie, all of Oliver Springs.
Mrs. Vann was preceded in death by her father, Robert W. Vann; a son, Anthony Ellis Green; and three brothers, the Rev. Freddie Vann, Ralph Vann and Kenneth Vann.
The funeral will be held at 8 tonight, Aug. 16, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Mike Pride and the Rev. Ralph Wilson officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at Indian Creek Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

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September 20, 2002
Lloyd Earl SEEBER
Retired coal miner

Lloyd Earl
SEEBER, 81, of Oliver Springs, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2002, at his home.
Born Nov. 16, 1920, in Anderson County, he was the son of Rufuss
SEEBER and Rosie Braden SEEBER.
Mr. Seeber was a retired coal miner and had worked at Windrock, Briceville and Clinchmoore mines.
He was a member of Friendly Welcome Baptist Church in Oliver Springs.
His family said he enjoyed coon hunting, gardening, ginseng hunting and spending time with his great-grandchildren.
Mr.
SEEBER is survived by his wife of 62 years, Susie Phillips SEEBER; his son, Roy L. SEEBER of the Dutch Valley community; his daughter, Ann Townsend and her husband, Mike, of Oliver Springs; and his sister, Gertrude Mitchell of Oliver Springs.
He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Angie Silvey and Mikeial E. Townsend, both of Clinton, Marcella Bunch of the Dutch Valley community, Kisha Mosley, Tessa
SEIBER and James Warren Fritts, all of Oliver Springs, and Brian Seeber of Lake City; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Mr.
SEEBER was preceded in death by another son, Clyde SEEBER; four brothers, Hobert SEEBER, Fletcher SEEBER, John SEEBER and Vestal SEEBER; a sister, Maggie SEEBER; and by a daughter-in-law, Mildred Smith SEEBER.
The funeral will be held at 8 tonight, Sept. 20, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Kenneth
SEEBER officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at noon Saturday, Sept. 21, at Frost Bottom Cemetery in Anderson County.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

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September 30, 2002
Roxie Ann CARROLL
Oliver Springs resident

Roxie Ann Carroll, 93, of Oliver Springs, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2002, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
She was born July 4, 1909, in Anderson County. She and her family moved to Oliver Springs from Devonia in 1961.
Mrs. Carroll was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy. Her family said she was a homemaker who received her greatest joy from her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, shopping and traveling.
She was the widow of Daniel Carroll.
Mrs. Carroll is survived by four sons, Herman Carroll, Sherman Carroll and his wife, Opal, and Danny Carroll and his wife, Deloris, all of Oliver Springs, and Charles Ray Carroll of Atlanta, Ga.; and three daughters, Corrine Stittums and her husband, Billy, of Briceville, and Viola Easter and her husband, Curtis, and Maggie Carroll, all of Oliver Springs.
She is also survived by her brother, Carl
SEIBER of Knoxville; two sisters, Aileen SEIBER of Baltimore, Md., and Dellie Marlow of LaFollette; 47 grandchildren; 62 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Carroll considered William Taylor as one of her sons, and Dr. Anthony Garton was considered a special friend.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by five children, Thurman Carroll, Lorene Tippitt, Herley Carroll, Earmelene Carroll and Early Carroll; and by a brother and three sisters, Estill
SEIBER, Maudie Maples, Fannie Carden and Arizonia Irish.
The funeral was held Sunday, Sept. 29, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Roy Massengill and the Rev. Rick Borum officiating.
A graveside service was to be held at 11 this morning, Sept. 30, at Oliver Springs Cemetery.

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10 December 2002
Minnie Pearl KELLY

The Rev. Kenneth
SEIBER and the Rev. Luke Kidwell officiated.

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October 15, 2002
Tim HARNESS
Retired plumber

Tim Harness, 61, of Oak Ridge, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, at Briarcliff Health Care Center in Oak Ridge.
Born July 21, 1941 in Anderson County, he was the son of Lummie Charles Harness and Flora Lowe Harness, who are deceased. He was a lifelong resident of this area.
Mr. Harness was a retired plumber. He was a Baptist and a member of the Moose Lodge of Oak Ridge.
He is survived by his wife, Ruby
SEIBER Harness; two sons, Timothy Wayne Harness of the Marlow community of Anderson County and Davey Allan Harness of Oak Ridge; a brother, Emmitt Harness and his wife, Geraldine, of Anderson, Ind.; and four sisters, Ozie Bass and Retha Bass and her husband, Clyde, all of Oliver Springs, Ella Pickle of LaFollette and Motlaney Cook of Florida. Kara Lynn Hevel was considered a grandchild.
The funeral will be held at 8 tonight, Oct. 15, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Clyde Bass and the Rev. Don Daugherty officiating.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Petros Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

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13 December 2002
Millard Vann ARMY
World War II veteran

Millard Vann, 82, of Heiskell, died from complications of Parkinson's disease Thursday, Dec. 12, 2002, at his home.
Born June 20, 1920, in Clinton, he was the son of Will and Rachel Vann, both now deceased.
A U.S. Army veteran who served during World War II, he retired in 1982 from Rentenbach Construction as an iron worker. He was a member of Iron Workers Local No. 384. He was also a Baptist.
Mr. Vann is survived by his wife of 54 years, Verna Vann; his daughter, Vickie Sue Bradford; and his son, Michael L. Vann and his wife, Gwen, all of Heiskell.
He is also survived by three grandchildren, Christopher Jason Vann, William Matthew Vann and Samantha Rose Bradford; a great-granddaughter, Brittney Alexis Vann; his sister, Dean Kolvek of Vandalia, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters, Clarence Vann, Elmer Vann, Leola
SEIBER and Alice Carden.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton. The Rev. Sammie Epperson will officiate. A graveside service with full military rites will follow at Woodhaven Memory Gardens on Edgemoor Road in Claxton.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the funeral home.

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16 December 2002
Robert Eugene BLANK
Retired from Y-12 Plant

Robert Eugene Blank, 95, of Harriman, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2002, at Roane Medical Center of Harriman.
Born Jan. 12, 1907, in Rockwood, Mr. Blank was a lifelong resident of Roane County. He served his country in the U.S. Navy on the USS Trathen warship during World War II.
He was member of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church. He was a farmer and coal miner and retired in 1969 from Union Carbide Nuclear Corp. as an employee at the Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant.
Mr. Blank is survived by his wife of 76 years, Gladys May Blank; sons Elden Eugene Blankenbeckler and his wife, Loretta, of Milton, Ind., and William Curtis Blank and Ronald Wayne Blank, both of Oliver Springs; daughters Betty Sue Martin and her husband, Bill, of Clinton, Jo Auchmoody and her husband, Richard, of Warren, Pa., and Beverly June
SEIBER and her husband, Clayton, of Harriman; and by 18 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Martha Jane Smith Blank; twin brother, Joseph Blank; and twin sister, Josephine Blank, who all died in June 1912; his father, William Robert Blank, who died in 1957; four children, Bobby Lee Blank, Marjorie Kathleen Daugherty, Francis Gregory Blank and Janet French; a brother, Carl Blank, who died in 1958; and a sister, Mayme Blank Webster, who died in 1991.
The funeral will begin at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, in the chapel of Sharp Funeral Home in Oliver Springs with the Rev. Garvan Walls officiating.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church cemetery. Members of the Volunteer State Veterans Hall of Honor will conduct military rites.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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19 December 2002
Beulah Belle SHULTZ
Member of Blowing Springs Baptist Church

Beulah Belle Shultz, 93, of Clinton, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2002, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.
Born Oct. 10, 1909, in Anderson County, she was a member of Blowing Springs Baptist Church where she was very active in the Women's Missionary Union. She was also a member of Eastern Star Coal Creek Chapter 226.
She is survived by her sons, Wade Shultz of Gardendale, Ala. and Randall Shultz and his wife, Jo Ann, of Slocomb, Ala.; daughters, Georgia Line of Grayson, Ga., Glenna Koenig and her husband, Walter, of Renton, Wash. and Bobbie Goins of Knoxville; nine grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; brother, Clifford Hendren; and sister Edna Herren, both of Clinton; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl C. Shultz; parents, Marion and Ida
SEIBER Hendren; brothers, Elmer and Bruce Hendren; sisters, Pearl and Elsie Hendren.
The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, in the chapel of Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton with the Rev. Ralph McGhee officiating. The graveside service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Blowing Springs Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 4708 Papermill Drive, Knoxville, TN 37902.



                                                                    
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