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• WESTENHAVER, Dr. Kenneth Earl Jr.
age 64, of Farragut passed away Monday morning, May 1, 2006, at his home. Kenneth was a member of First Farragut United Methodist Church. He was president of Coordinated Health Care Services. Ken was active in his community, loved the water and was a certified scuba diver. He was preceded in death by his son, Wes and grandson, Taylor Blake Whitehead; parents, Mary Alice Cosgrove Westenhaver and Kenneth Earl Westenhaver Sr. Survivors: wife of 19 years, Judy H. Westenhaver; son and daughter-in-law, Bradley and Maleah Westenhaver of Lenoir City; daughters and son-in-law, Angela Westenhaver of VA, Anita and Greg Whitehead of Knoxville; grandchildren, Jacob Bowling, Jackson Westenhaver, Tanner Burchfield, Sarah Ann Hines Westenhaver; sister, Mary Kay Hollingsworth of Ft. Worth, TX, Janet Swiftbird of CA; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Thursday followed by a Celebration of Life at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Richard Edwards officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Farragut United Methodist Church, 12733 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37934 or American Cancer Society, 871 Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, is serving the Westenhaver family. wwwclickfuneralhome.com

• SELLS, Warner McElroy (Mac)
age 64, died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at his Farragut home after a long battle with Mantle Cell Lymphoma. He was born in Johnson City, the son of the late William S. and Louise DuBose Sells. Mac was the director of Global Mission for the Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church. He joined the church staff after nearly 20 years in trust banking. In Knoxville, he was employed by the Valley Fidelity Bank and Trust Company and the Park National Bank, where he was a vice president and trust officer. In his work with global mission, he traveled extensively to visit missionaries and projects supported by Cedar Springs. At the last count, he visited 31 countries on behalf of the church, both developed and undeveloped countries. Mac is survived by his wife, Beth Silvers Sells; two daughters and sons-in-law, Carolyn and the Rev. Dennis Griffith of Monroeville, Pa., Suzanne and David Clothier of Knoxville; five grandchildren, Andrew, Matthew and Rebekah Griffith, Hannah and Davis Clothier; brothers, William S. Sells Jr. of Ft. Pierce, Fla., George D. Sells of Johnson City, and Frank R. Sells of Bluffton, S.C.; sister, Carolyn S. Berrong of Monroe, Ga.; and several nieces and nephews. Following a private interment service at Cedar Springs Cemetery, there was a memorial service at Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church with Senior Pastor John M. Wood and the Rev. Dennis Griffith (Sells’ son-in-law) officiating. The family received friends following the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the World Missions Fund, Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church, 9132 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37923. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• REESE, Nancy Ann Larsen
age 72, of Knoxville, died Sunday, May 7, 2006. She was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral. Mrs. Reese was a talented craftswoman, gardener and she enjoyed collecting antiques. She was a founding board member of AGAPE, Inc. As wife of the late Jack E. Reese, former chancellor of the University of Tennessee, Mrs. Reese assisted her husband as they attended and hosted university events for many years. She is survived by her son, Brad Reese and wife, Cindy, of Corryton; daughter, Kristin Reese Williams and husband, John, of Calvert City, Ky.; grandchildren, Scott Goodlin, Ashley Williams, and John Williams IV; an aunt, Alice Larsen of Westerly, R.I. Following a private interment, there was a memorial service Wednesday at St. John’s Cathedral with the Very Rev. John C. Ross, the Rev. Canon Mary Lee Bergeron and the Rev. Thomas J. Rasnick officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to AGAPE, Inc., 428 E. Scott Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917 or St. John’s Cathedral, 413 W. Cumberland Ave., Knoxville, TN 37901. The family received friends following the service in the Great Hall of the church and Tuesday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• HATMAKER, Connie Darlene
age 47, of the Solway Community Knoxville passed away suddenly Thursday evening, May 4, 2006, at her home. Connie was a member of Westside Community Church of God. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and loved flowers. She was preceded in death by her brother, James Davis. Survivors: husband, Ted Hatmaker; sons and daughters-in-law, Travis and Rebecca Pless, Joshua and Rachel Pless; grandchildren, Brady and Bella Pless, who were the joys of her life; parents, Roy and Genis Davis and five brothers. The family received friends Saturday followed by funeral services at Westside Community Church of God on Dogwood Road. Interment will follow at Marietta Cemetery. Pallbearers, Melvin, Gary, Ray, Tony and Randy Davis and Mike Coffman. Click Funeral Home and Cremations, 10415 Hardin Valley Road, is serving the family of Connie Davis Hatmaker. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• BOWMAN, Mildred Kate McCarter
age 84, of Knoxville, daughter of the late Wesley and Belle Thomas McCarter, died Saturday May 6, 2006, at Brakebill Nursing Center. She was a member of Berean Bible Church and retired after many years as an administrative assistant with the Knoxville FBI and U.S. Attorney’s office. Mildred was preceded in death by grandson, Chad Kerley, sister, Meda Sentnell and brother, Hubert McCarter. She is survived by her loving family: husband of 61 years, the Rev. Kenneth H. Bowman Sr; sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth (Ken) H. Bowman Jr. and wife, Sherry, of Dallas, Texas, Daniel (Dan) M. Bowman and wife, Annette, of Knoxville; daughter, Rebecca (Becky) Ann Lockhart of Knoxville; grandchildren, Kenneth (Kent) Bowman III and wife, Robin, Whitney Rogers and husband, Stephen, Kimberly (Kim) Rene Lockhart and husband, Andy Pirkle; great-grandchildren, Alex and Kylie Bowman, Danielle and Reagan Rogers, Brayden Kerley, Cinna Lockhart and Amelia Pirkle; sisters, Ercie McNeil and Evelyn Peavler, both of Knoxville; several nieces and nephews. Funeral Service was Tuesday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel with her husband, the Rev. Kenneth H. Bowman Sr., officiating. The family and friends met and left Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel Wednesday and proceed to Tennessee Veterans Cemetery for a graveside service. The family received friends Tuesday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• BAILEY, William Homer
age 83, of Kingston passed away Thursday May 4, 2006, at the Oak Ridge Methodist Medical Center. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of the Poplar Springs Primitive Baptist Church. He was retired from Rockwood Chamberlain Memorial Hospital and was a lifetime farmer. Preceded in death by his parents, William H. and Dora Ladd Bailey; daughter, Dorene Bailey; sister, Virginia Guettner and brother, Vance Bailey. Survived by his wife, Lizzie Newport Bailey; daughters, Rosannah Jenkins and Mary Palmer of Kingston, Patricia Boyd of Farragut; sons, Henry, Richard and Robert Bailey of Kingston, Wallace Bailey of Lenoir City and Tommy Newport of Duff; sister-in-law, Sue Bailey of Loudon; 12 grandchildren;16 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. The family received friends from Saturday with funeral services to follow in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Dewey Brown and Elder Gary Massengill officiating. Family and friends met in the Poplar Springs Cemetery Sunday for graveside services. Click Funeral Home is served the Bailey family.www.clickfuneralhome.com



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