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• HOLCOMBE, James “Jim” S.,
age 87, of Farragut passed away Tuesday morning, Sept. 20, 2011, at Summit View of Farragut. Jim was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a World War II veteran in the U.S. Army who served as a radio operator in the 630th Tank Destroyer Battalion. Jim was an avid sportsman who especially enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a member of East Tennessee Retriever Club, Ducks Unlimited, Tennessee Valley Sportsman Club and U.S. Amateur Radio Club. Jim is survived by his wife of 67 years, Hazel K. Holcomb; daughter, Phyllis Latham and husband, John; a granddaughter; a great-granddaughter. Funeral service was Friday in Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Interment followed in Highland Memorial Cemetery West. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Holcombe family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• TRICKEY, Martha Clayton,
age 78, of Knoxville, formerly of Rockford, Ill., went to be with our Lord in heaven Sept. 25, 2011. Martha was a member of St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church. Martha was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Martha was preceded in death by her husband, William Trickey. She is survived by her daughter, Chris Davis and husband, Jon; son, William Douglas Trickey and wife, Lynn; four grandchildren; brothers, Harold Clayton and Lawrence Clayton. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 2, at Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 3, at St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church with the Rev. Carol Westpfahl officiating. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery. Click Funeral home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, is serving the Trickey family. www.clickfuneralhome.com

• UPSHAW, Helen Creech,
age 93, of Farragut passed away Saturday afternoon, Sept. 24, 2011. Mrs. Upshaw was a graduate of The University of Tennessee, where she was a member of the Phi Mu sorority. She worked as a statistician at UT and taught at South High School. While living in Nashville, where her husband, Dr. Upshaw, was vice chancellor of UT Nashville, she taught in the Metro Nashville School System, Nashville Business College and UT Nashville. During her life, Mrs. Upshaw was involved in many organizations and clubs. She was a member of Concord Presbyterian Church, was active in the Women of the Church and served on several committees. She was a member of the UT Faculty Women’s Club, president of Holston Hills Garden Club, member of Fox Den Women’s Club and president of Brandywine Women’s Club in Nashville. She did volunteer work at Parkwest Medical Center and the Farragut Folklife Museum. After retirement, Mrs. Upshaw and her husband resided in Farragut and spent their time developing their farm and lakeside property off Watts Bar Lake, restoring antique cars and traveling extensively. They belonged to three antique car clubs. After her husband’s death in 1992, she continued to live in Farragut and remained active in church, clubs and volunteer work. Mrs. Upshaw was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Eugene Upshaw; parents, Grant and Verna Creech; brothers, Willis and Willard Creech. She is survived by her sons, Rodney S. Upshaw, Kent A. Upshaw and Stephen L. Upshaw; two grandchildren; brother, Kenneth Creech; several nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life was Monday in Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with Pastor David Webster officiating. Graveside service was Tuesday at Maplewood Cemetery in Pulaski. In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Concord Presbyterian Church, 11000 Second St., Concord, TN 37934. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Upshaw family.



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