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• GILLIAM, Edith May Henegar,
age 79, of Knoxville went to be with the Lord early Friday morning, July 20, 2007. Edith had a lifelong career in real estate. She was preceded in death by her parents, Esker Henegar and Leona Scott Henegar; six brothers and sisters. Edith is survived by her daughter, Carolyn McNew of Oak Ridge; son and daughter-in-law, Randall and Kathy Gilliam of Knoxville; grandchildren, Paul Gilliam and wife, Tiffany, Kelly Gilliam, Amy Scates and David Merriman; great-grandchildren, Derek, Dustin, Alec and Thadd Gilliam; sister, Emma Jean Jones of Clinton; brother, Franklin Henegar of Lake City; several nieces and nephews. The family received friends Sunday with funeral services following in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Interment followed in Lake View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bethel Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 203 South Kentucky St., Kingston, TN 37763. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Gilliam family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• JOHNSON, William W. (Bill),
age 70, of Knoxville passed away Sunday July 22, 2007. Bill was a member and elder of Lenoir City Church of Christ. He was retired from Martin Marietta Energy Systems. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, John and Electa Johnson; brother, Eugene Johnson; sister, Mildred Johnson DePriest. Survivors: wife of 40 years, Sara; daughters, Teresa Johnson of Knoxville, Julie Willis and husband, B.J., of Nashville; grandchildren, Parker, Sara Kay, Benjamin, Ethan and Landon Willis; sisters-in-law, Charlene Johnson, Bobbie Butler, Bobbie Phillips and husband, Early; brother-in-law, Tim Butler; several nieces and nephews. The family received friends Tuesday with funeral services following in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Kent Bailey and Mr. Brad Green officiating. Family and friends gathered Wednesday at Woodlawn Cemetery for graveside services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Research, 2200 Sutherland Ave., Suite H-102, Knoxville, TN 37919. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Johnson family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• LOUDERMILK, Robert K. (Bobby),
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Robert K. (Bobby) Loudermilk

March 16, 1951 - July 6, 2007



You will be in our hearts and memories.

Mom and Dad: Bill and Juanita,

Sister and Brother-in-Law:

Cheryl and Ed Heath

Families: Kelli, David and Regan Corley,

Lori, Trustin, Talor and Kalee Hampton


• HURST, Herbert E. “Herb,”
age 70, of West Knoxville, passed away Wednesday July 18, 2007, at Shannondale Health Care Center. He was a member of Rocky Hill Baptist Church. Herb was a longtime employee of Silver Furniture Manufacturing Company. He was preceded in death by father and stepmother, Frank and Lucille Hurst; mother and stepfather, Ruth and Minice Hamlin; grandson, Justin Michael Frye. Herb is survived by his loving and devoted family: wife of 50 years, Glenda Sayne Hurst; son and daughter-in -law, Rick and Connie Hurst; daughter and son-in-law, Sugar and Mark Frye; grandchildren, Kristen, Abby and Andrea Frye, Aletha Valentine, Chris Valentine and wife, Karen; great-grandchildren, Victoria and Gabrielle Valentine; sisters, Betty Fricks of Idaho Falls, Idaho, and Judy Murrell of Knoxville; brother, Larry Hamlin; devoted sister-in- law, Kaye Lunsford; several nephews and one niece. The family would like to thank Shannondale 4th- and 5th-floor personnel and Adventa Hospice for their loving care during his illness. The family and friends met Saturday at Edgewood Cemetery for a graveside service with Dr. Terry Kirby officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials may be made to: Rocky Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 7409 Northshore Drive SW, Knoxville, TN 37919. The family received friends Saturday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemort-uary.com

• ALEXANDER, James S. “Nutty Buddy,”
age 74 of Knoxville, native of Norfolk, Virginia, son of the late James S. and Mabel Ayres Alexander, passed away suddenly Sunday, July 22, 2007, at Ft. Sanders Regional Medical Center. He was a member of Sequoyah Hills Presbyterian Church. Jim was president and chairman of Kay’s Ice Cream. He attended the University of Richmond where he lettered in baseball, football and basketball. In 1955, Jim married Margie Blevins. He was on the board of Webb School of Knoxville, past president of Chamber of Commerce of Knoxville, co-chair of the Dogwood Arts Festival and past president of the Tennessee & Southern Dairy Associations. He was a member of Knoxville Downtown Kiwanis Club, commodore of Ft. Loudoun Yacht Club and served as board member of First Tennessee Bank. Jim, who was a loving husband, father and grandfather, enjoyed family and life and will be deeply missed by family and friends. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Margie Blevins Alexander; children and spouses, Jim Alexander III and wife, Lucinda “Cindy,” Kim Hutchins and husband, David; grandchildren, Craig and Brent Alexander, Courtney, Alex and Suddy Hutchins, all of Knoxville; sister, Barbara Ann Proffit and husband, Bill, of Richmond, Va.; mother-in-law, Iva A. Blevins of Knoxville; several nieces and nephews. The family and friends met Wednesday at Highland Memorial Cemetery for an graveside service followed by a Celebration of Life service at Sequoyah Hills Presbyterian Church with Dr. William R. Barron officiating. The family received friends at the church following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Sequoyah Hills Presbyterian Church, 3700 Keowee Ave., Knoxville, TN 37919. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

Hoffman, Greer married
Kathleen Marie Hoffman and Lee Anthony Greer joined in Holy Matrimony during a July 29, 2006 ceremony at Holy Ghost Catholic Church of Knoxville. The Rev. Eric Andrews officiated.

The bride’s parents are John and Susan Hoffman of Knoxville. She is the granddaughter of Jack and Mary Hoffman of Erie, Pa. and the late Paul and Patricia Fetick.

She is a 1994 graduate of Knoxville Catholic High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from University of Notre Dame in 1998 and a master’s degree in economics from The University of Tennessee in 2002. She is employed as a financial analyst.

The groom’s parents are Linda Greer of Dickson and Tony Greer and Carol Grace of Franklin. He is the grandson of Dudley and Sue Denney of Dickson, John Greer of Charlotte and the late Emma Greer.

He is a 1991 graduate of Dickson County Senior High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from University of Virginia in 1995 and holds a doctorate in economics from The University of Tennessee. He is employed as a pricing analyst.

Matron of Honor was Julie Smith of Cincinnati, Ohio. Best Man was Eric Greer of Brentwood.

The bride’s wedding party members were Caithlin Frost of Knoxville, Jenny Gray of Flint, Texas, Megan Haglin of St. Louis, Mo., Laura Hoffman of Dallas, Texas, Jamie McCann of Buffalo, N.Y, Mia Montagna of London, England and Melisa Vasalos of Knoxville.

The groom’s wedding party members were Ned Collins of Pittsburgh, Pa., Jose Contreras of Knoxville, Garrick Frakes of Sarasota, Fla., David Gunn of Washington, D.C., David Hoffman of Dallas, Texas, Pat Noble of Henderson, Ky. and James Sullivan of New Johnsonville.

After a honeymoon driving tour of Ireland and Scotland, the couple resides in Nashville.


• SHAVER, Elinor A.,
age 88, of Concord, passed away Monday, July 16, 2007, at Parkwest Medical Center. She was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church in both Chattanooga and Knoxville. She was past president of the Northside Study Club. Elinor was a graduate of The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and lived most of her adult life in Chattanooga where she taught science and home economics in Rossville, Ga., and Hamilton County school systems. She is preceded in death by her parents, Howard Thomas and Margaret Ault Armstrong; sisters, Mildred Armstrong, Mary Rachel Armstrong and Margaret Ellen Armstrong. She is survived by her husband, Stanley M. Shaver; daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Ted Stanford; son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Linda Shaver; granddaughters and their spouses, Teresa and Patrick McCarthy, Annette and Michael Scott, Dana and Terry Rich; grandsons, Jeffory Stanford, Scott Shaver and wife, April; great-grandchildren, Adam, Matthew, Andrew, Catherine, Marilyn, Blake, Kaitlyn and Samantha. Family and friends met Wednesday at Tennessee Veterans’ Cemetery for a graveside service with the Rev. Ron Goodman officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2200 Sutherland Ave., Suite 102, Knoxville, TN 37919. Friends could call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• CAYLOR, Eva Mae Carroll Vannoy,
age 83, of Knoxville passed away July 16, 2007, at St. Mary’s Residential Hospice Center of a lingering illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ben A. and Ida Rose Carroll; her first husband, Fred Vannoy, who passed away July 17, 1962; and her second husband, Dr. L.G. Caylor, who she wed May 28, 1984, and passed away April 6, 2006. She was born Oct. 4, 1923, in Whitley County, Ky. She was a proud graduate of the St. Mary’s School of Nursing, Class of 1946. As a registered nurse, she was head nurse at St. Mary’s Hospital then worked many years in the private practice of Dr. L.G. Caylor. Along with her husband, Dr. L.G. Caylor, she established a scholarship at Lincoln Memorial University and established the Caylor Chair of Nursing. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Powell having previously served the Lord for many years at Arlington Baptist Church and Beaver Dam Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughters, Vianna Goins and her husband, Bill, of Ft. Thomas, Ky., Mary Lovett and her husband, Mike, of Knoxville; and her son, Dr. John F. Vannoy and his wife, Kathy, of Farragut; grandchildren, Rebecca McLean, Michelle Lovett, Madison, Lauren and Chandler Vannoy; great-grandchildren, Andrew and Caleb McLean; and brother, Retired Col. George F. Carroll and wife, Dot. Funeral service was Thursday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel with the Rev. Jim Waddell and Dr. John Vannoy officiating. Family and friends met at Lynnhurst Cemetery Friday for a interment service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Residential Hospice or to the Gideons. The family would like to thank the staff of St. Mary’s Residential Hospice and Vickie Dockery for her tender care. The family received friends Thursday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• ROUSH, Michael,
age 44, of Knoxville passed away Friday, July 20, 2007, at his home. Michael was a native of Grand Haven, Mich., and an employee of Whirlpool Corporation of Knoxville. Survivors include his life partner, Christopher Geyer, also of Knoxville; parents, Norman and Mary Roush of Grand Haven; brother, Robert Black of Indiana; sisters, Pat Sullivan, Pam Deal and Donna Weyek, all of Michigan; several nieces and nephews, and his beloved three dogs; Isis, Rags and Moo. The family received friends Monday, July 23, at the Click Funeral Home Hardin Valley Chapel. A private family memorial service will be held later in Michigan. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the ASPCA. Click Funeral Home Hardin Valley Chapel, 10415 Hardin Valley Road, served the family. www.clickfuneralhome.com



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