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• JOHNSON, Martha Cole,
age 92, of Knoxville passed away Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007. She was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church of Knoxville. Martha was a longtime employee of Lawson-McGhee Library, a volunteer with the East Tennessee Historical Society and the Mobile Meals program. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin M. Johnson; and brother, Judge T. Edward Cole. She is survived by her son, Rick Johnson of Knoxville; granddaughters, Hope Johnson Guinle and husband, Dan of Silverthorne, Colo., Marti Johnson and husband, Luis Ponce de Leon of Portland, Ore.; great-grandchildren, August Guinle and Tigo Ponce de Leon. Family and friends met Sunday at Woodlawn Cemetery for a graveside service with the Rev. Dave Ward and the Rev. Bob Money officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the East Tennessee Historical Society, 601 S. Gay St., Knoxville, TN 37902. Friends could call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• GOODE, Faye Nevelyn,
age 85, of Lenoir City, formerly of Cumberland, Ky., went to be with the Lord Saturday morning, Dec. 22, 2007. Faye was a member of the Cumberland Church of God and attended First Farragut United Methodist Church. She was active in the Cumberland Homemakers’ Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hershel J. Goode. Faye is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl and David Seals of Raceland, Ky., and Kim and Joe Slusher of Lenoir City; grandchildren, Shannon Seals and Whitney Seals both of Raceland; Tarah and Preston Slusher of Lenoir City; sisters and brothers-in-law, Bonnie and John Phipps of Farragut, and Kitty and Bill Burke of Chattanooga; brother and sister-in-law, Asa and Billie Jo Hayes of Soddy Daisy; several nieces and nephews. The family received friends Monday, Dec. 24, followed by funeral services in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with David Seals officiating. Interment followed in Lake View Cemetery, Lenoir City. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Goode family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• LUCKHARDT, Charles F.,
age 88, of Knoxville, formerly of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and Covington, Ky., passed away Thursday evening, Dec. 20, 2007. Charles was retired from International Printing Ink and the U.S. Postal Service. He was of the Catholic faith. Charles was a veteran of World War II serving with the U.S. Army and was a Purple Heart recipient. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Florence Luckhardt. Charles is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Charlene and Richard LeMay of Knoxville, Michelle and Larry Miller of Pittsburgh, Pa.; son and daughter-in-law, Charles Frederick Luckhardt II and Barbara of Gainesville, Fla.; grandchildren, Amy L. Benjamin and husband, Aaron, Richard LeMay Jr. and wife, Mary, Ian Thompson Luckhardt, Lynn L. Gross and husband, Jordan, Meredith Miller and Andrew Miller; great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Jane LeMay and Alex Brady Gross; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends gathered Monday, Dec. 24, at Cave Hill Cemetery in Louisville, Ky., for graveside services with the Rev. Jack Conley officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John Neumann Catholic Church Buildin Fund, 225 Jamestowne Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37934. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Luckhardt family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• JOHNSON, Martha Cole,
age 92, of Knoxville passed away Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007. She was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church of Knoxville. Martha was a longtime employee of Lawson-McGhee Library, a volunteer with the East Tennessee Historical Society and the Mobile Meals program. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin M. Johnson; and brother, Judge T. Edward Cole. She is survived by her son, Rick Johnson of Knoxville; granddaughters, Hope Johnson Guinle and husband, Dan of Silverthorne, Colo., Marti Johnson and husband, Luis Ponce de Leon of Portland, Ore.; great-grandchildren, August Guinle and Tigo Ponce de Leon. Family and friends met Sunday at Woodlawn Cemetery for a graveside service with the Rev. Dave Ward and the Rev. Bob Money officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the East Tennessee Historical Society, 601 S. Gay St., Knoxville, TN 37902. Friends could call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemortuary.com

• CANTRELL, Alexis Shrader,
age 30, of Knoxville, formerly of Memphis, joined her Savior Friday evening, Dec. 21, 2007, after an automobile accident. Alexis was a member of Cornerstone Church of Knoxville, sang with the Children’s Worship Team and was a member of the Hill Care Group. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister and the perfect wife. Alexis is survived by her husband of six years, Tim Cantrell; children, Mason, age 4, and Evan, age 2; parents, Danny and Toni Shrader of Memphis; brother, Noah Shrader and fiancée, Christy. The family received friends Sunday, Dec. 23, followed by a memorial service at Cornerstone Church of Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, a trust is being established for the children’s education. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11195 Kingston Pike, served the Cantrell family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• PATEL, Gordhanbhai J.,
age 64, of Knoxville passed away suddenly, Dec. 24, 2007. He was an avid gardener, loved children and had a very active life. Gordhanbhai is survived by his wife of 39 years, Sushila Patel; son, Taral Patel of Chicago, Ill.; daughter and son-in-law, Parul and Raj Narayani of Knoxville; grandchildren, Nikita and Kaden Narayani. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Share and Care Foundation, 676 Winters Ave., Paramus, NJ 07652. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Patel family.

• OPPEGARD, Joan Albert,
age 73, of Knoxville, went to her heavenly home Sunday, Dec. 23. Beloved wife, mother and Mamaw, Joan dedicated her life to loving and guiding her large family. Left to mourn her passing is Galen Keith Oppegard, her husband of 50 years, her eight children and 30 grandchildren. Joan was born in Saint Paul, Minn., Oct. 3, 1934. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1956 from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, Minn. An important part of her life was living and sharing her faith. She encouraged her children and grandchildren to always attend church and grow in the love of Christ. Joan was a founding member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church where she remained an active and fervent member the rest of her life. From large candle-lit dinners for the holidays to garden parties for the grandchildren, Joan created special memories for all. She loved crafts and cooking. She was an accomplished seamstress who sewed and smocked beautiful heirloom garments for her grandchildren. In addition to being a teacher, Girl Scout leader and career counselor, Joan’s hobbies included analyzing the Stock Market. She established a women’s investment group and taught classes in stock selection throughout Knoxville. Joan combined her love for travel and education with a trip to New York City and a meeting with the president of the New York Stock Exchange. Joan believed in being an achiever and encouraged her loved ones to do the same. One of her proudest moments came when her son, Peter Oppegard, earned an Olympic Medal in Pairs Figure Skating in Calgary, Canada, in 1988. Joan, our beloved wife, bride, mother, grandmother, coach, tour guide, counselor, musician, disciplinarian, storyteller, listener, world traveler, teacher, friend, manager, mother-in-law, mamaw, nurse, servant of the Lord, you are loved and sadly missed, but you are in our hearts forever. Joan was preceded in death by parents, Theodore and Loretta McAfee. Survivors include husband, Galen Keith Oppegard; eight children, Patricia (Peter) Dueber of Knoxville, Peter (Karen) Oppegard of Newport Beach, Calif., Peggy (Michael) Thomas of Kansas City, Kan., Pam (Matthew) Carter of Tunbridge Wells, England, Pierrette (Ken) Mathes of Knoxville, Paulette (Bill) Foley of Lakeville, Minn., Paul (Lori) Oppegard of Knoxville, Preston (J.J.) Oppegard of Durham, N.C.; 30 grandchildren, Stephanie, Kaylee and Nick Dueber, Olivia and Sophia Oppegard, Andrew, Will, Danielle and Brittany Thomas, Elliot, Madeleine, Eugenia, Hugo and Henry Carter, Michael, Julia, John, Joseph, Thomas and Elizabeth Mathes, Kayla, Jack and Adrienne Foley, Kayla, Nolan, Marlie, Jenna, and Gavin Oppegard and Anna and Megan Oppegard. The family received friends Thursday, Dec. 27, at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with a Christian wake service following. A funeral mass was celebrated Friday, Dec. 28, at St. John Neumann Catholic Church. Interment followed in the Pleasant Forest Cemetery. Dinner followed the events at the church Great Room. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John Neumann Catholic Church Building Fund, 225 Jamestowne Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37934 or to Gift of Life Transplant House, 705 Second St. SW, Rochester, MN 55902. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Oppegard family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• ROSEBERRY, Robert Bruce,
age 82, died Dec. 19, 2007, in Orange County, Fla. He was a graduate of The University of Tennessee and lived in Knoxville before moving to Florida four years ago. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving during World War II and a member of Grace Covenant Church in Knoxville. Mr. Roseberry was a pharmacist who started his career at Long’s Drug Store, founded Sequoyah Hills Drug, and then retired from West Hills Pharmacy. He is survived by his wife, Gloria of DeLand, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl and Bryce Laraway of Lake Helen, Fla.; nephew, Rusty Roseberry and wife, Bleu of Louisville; and niece, Barbara Roseberry Fling, also of Louisville. The family received friends Saturday followed by a funeral service at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel with Dr. Alan Smith officiating. Interment followed at Woodlawn Cemetery. www.rosemortuary.com

• BURNAUGH, Jacqueline “Jackie” Mull,
age 65, of Knoxville, formerly of Greenville, S.C., passed away Friday, Dec. 21, 2007. Jackie was a devoted wife and mother. She was a graduate of Greenville Senior High School. Preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Charles Dewey Mull Jr. and Richard Stacy Mull. She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Jerry Burnaugh; son, Jeffrey Mull Burnaugh of Austin, Texas; sisters, Dorothy Louise Moon of Houston, Texas, Betty Ann Moorefield of Asheville, N.C., Sue Mull Jones of Greenville; brothers, Thomas Mull of Raleigh, N.C., and Dan Mull of Duncan, S.C.; many nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life was held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with inurnment to follow at Lake View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Covenant Hospice, 3001 Lake Brook Blvd., Suite 101, Knoxville, TN 37909. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Burnaugh family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• ISAACS, Fred P.,
age 54, of West Knoxville, died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2007, at St. Mary’s Residential Hospice Center. He was a member of Second Presbyterian Church and had retired from Ruby Tuesday Corporation. He was preceded in death by his father, Fred R. Isaacs. He is survived by his wife, April O’Dell Isaacs; son, Ian Isaacs; mother, Jean Clapp Isaacs of Franklin; and sisters, Jeanette Lemon of Bristol, Janis Isaacs and Ann Isaacs, both of Franklin. The family received friends Friday at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel followed by a service in celebration of his life. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Educational Trust Fund for Ian, Powell Valley National Bank, Attn: Teresa Byington, P.O. Box 100, Jonesville, VA 24263. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. www.rosemort-uary.com



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