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• TRIMBLE, Henry Blair, Jr.,
a true gentleman, passed away on May 31, 2012 at the age of 79. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Blair Trimble, Sr.; his brother Charles, and his cousin William Scott Trimble. Blair is survived by his wife and dearest friend of 55 years, Rosemary Morris Trimble. They were married in St. John’s, Newfoundland on October 5, 1957. Blair is lovingly remembered by his brother-in-law Sidney H. Morris of St. John’s, Newfoundland; his nieces and nephews; cousins in Atlanta, GA; Nashville, TN; Marshall, TX; friends and business associates too numerous to mention. His honesty and integrity will remain unsurpassed for many years. Blair was born in Nashville, Tennessee on July 27, 1932. He graduated from Montgomery Bell Academy in 1950 and earned a Civil Engineering degree from Vanderbilt University in 1954. In 1955 he joined the Army Corps of Engineers and served as 1st Lieutenant. In 1957 he and two partners founded Steel Service Company in Nashville, and in 1959 he opened a Knoxville office. Steel Service was sold in 1987 to Florida Steel, which later changed its name to Ameristeel. Brazil based Gerdau S. A. bought the company in 1994, and Gerdau Ameristeel became the 4th largest steel company in America. After his retirement in 2009, Blair served as Senior Advisor until his death. A civic leader throughout his  life in Knoxville, Blair served a Chairman emeritus of the Knoxville Area Chamber of Partnership, past president of Cherokee Country Club, and the Vanderbilt Engineering Alumni Association. Past member of University of Tennessee Associates, board member Bijou Theatre, Knox County Chapter of the American Red Cross, Vanderbilt Alumni Association, Montgomery Bell Academy, and a member of Knoxville Rotary Club and Club LeConte. He was actively involved in trade and business organizations as former president of Fusion Bonded Coaters Association; former board member of Sun Trust Bank, Tennessee’s Resource Valley, Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute, Tennessee State Branch of Associated General Contractors and Tennessee Road Builders Association. Blair was inducted into the Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRS) Education and Research Hall of Fame in 2010. The receiving of friends will be held Monday, June 4, 2012, from 5-7 p.m. at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. The service of interment is private. In lieu of flowers, Blair would appreciate a donation to: Boys & Girls Club of Knoxville, 220 Carrick St., Knoxville, TN 37924, the charity of your choice. On-line condolences may be extended at Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.

• SCHULTZ, Elizabeth “Beth” R.,
age 48, of Knoxville, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012. Beth was an outgoing, kind hearted and happy person with a wonderful, contagious laugh. She will be truly missed by her parents, children, sisters, family and friends. Beth was a former make-up artist with Lancome. She was preceded in death by her mother, Josephine Holleran. Beth is survived by her three daughters, Alexandria Michelle Schultz, Stevi Lee Schultz and Josephine Maria Carballo; parents, Wallace and Judy Viles; sisters, Tami Michelle Campbell and husband, James Campbell and Tina Lee Dove, husband, Steve Dove and daughter (Beth’s niece), Leah Nicole Roberts; step-brothers, Steven and Brian Paynter. A celebration of life was Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the family of Elizabeth Schultz.

• NEWCOMB Jr., John Wesley,
age 56, of Knoxville passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. John was preceded in death by his parents, John Wesley Newcomb Sr. and Betty Roberts Newcomb; niece, Melissa Patrick. He is survived by his wife, Anita Newcomb; sons, John Newcomb III and Josh Newcomb; brother, Barry Newcomb and wife, Tammy; sister, Linda Sizemore and husband, John; three nieces; two great-nieces; a great-nephew. Funeral service was Monday, June 4, at Click Funeral Home Middlebrook Chapel with the Rev. Larry Young officiating. Graveside service was Monday at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery off John Sevier Highway. Click Funeral Home and Cremations, Middlebrook Chapel, 9020 Middlebrook Pike, served the Newcomb family.

• MILLER, Tammy Lynn,
age 47 of Knoxville, TN joined our Heavenly Father on June 5, 2012. Tammy was born in Linthicum, MD on October 14, 1964. She was 1982 graduate of Oak Ridge High School. Some of her favorite past times were reading, swimming and 1980’s music. Tammy filled the roles of Beloved Daughter, Sister and Loving Mother. She had a wonderful smile that lit up every room she walked through. Tammy was preceded in death by her father, Luther Clotfelter. She is survived by her mother, Glenda Ruf; step mother, Glenda Clotfelter; daughters, Christine Moretto, US NAVY of Camp LeJeune ,NC, Kelly Smith and husband Daniel; half sisters, Betty Anderson and husband Jim; Marcy Ledford and husband Dale; half brother, Scott Ruf and wife Sherri; one granddaughter Zoie Walton; many cousins, nephews and friends. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 p.m. to 2 pm. on Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with a Celebration of Life to follow at 2 pm with Chaplain Tom Rayford officiating. Following the service, there will be a procession to Lakeview Cemetery in Lenoir City, TN for Graveside Services.  Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Miller family.

• MARKS, Louis Willard Jr.,
age 91 of Knoxville formerly of Chicago, Illinois, passed away June 4, 2012 at Parkwest Medical Center.  He was a member of Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago, Illinois and a World War Army Veteran.  He was a retired chief financial officer.  He is survived by  nephews; Mark L. Kiser and Deaderick McCracken of Hallandale Beach, Florida. Family and friends will meet Thursday at Lynnhurst Cemetery at 10:00 am for graveside and interment service, with Rev. Mark D.  Lampley officiating. Friends may call at their convenience at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.   Online condolences may be made at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel in charge of arrangements

• MADSON, Juanita Waye,
passed away on May 30, 2012, in Loudon. Juanita was born to Arthur and Mabel Jarvis on March 6, 1928, in Holton, Maine. Juanita graduated from high school in Canterbury, New Brunswick, Canada, after which she moved to Portland, Maine, where she attended business college and met her future husband, Roger. She later received a degree in nursing from Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas. Juanita worked as an registered nurse as she and Roger moved about the country until Roger’s retirement from the U.S. Coast Guard. She enjoyed travel, which she and Roger were able to do together with her sister, Audrey, and brother-in-law, Fred. Juanita and Roger moved to Tellico Village from Metairie, La., in 1994. They became members of Faith Lutheran Church in 1995. After retiring from active nursing, she enjoyed working as a volunteer at the local hospital. She was a loving wife and mother and is survived by her husband, Roger, who she married in December 1956; her son, Roger, Jr. and wife, Linda; son, Mark; son, Eric and wife, Robin; two grandchildren; sister, Linda. A Celebration of Life was Sunday, June 3, 2012, at the lake campus of Faith Lutheran Church, Tellico Village, with the Rev. Dr. Robert Stelter officiating. In lieu of flowers, it is requested memorials be designated to: “Creating Holy Space” fund, Faith Lutheran Church, 239 Jamestown Blvd., Farragut, TN 37934 or to Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc., 2270 Sutherland Ave. Suite 202, Knoxville, TN 37919. Click Funeral Home and Cremations, Tellico Village Chapel, 145 Choto Center, served the Madson family.

• HOUGH, Moyers Dale
passed away from complications of Alzheimer’s on Saturday, June 9th at the age of 69.  Dale was born on January 13, 1943 in Lakeland, FL. He was perhaps best known as a coach and mentor for young athletes, coaching many years in Little League baseball and assisting with high school athletics. He was referred to by many as just ‘Coach Hough’. In 1986, Dale and his family moved from Orlando to Franklin, NC where he resided until 2004. After being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, Dale and his wife, Linda moved to Knoxville, TN where he resided until he went home to be with the Lord. Dale was a hard worker, loved people and loved to make people laugh.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Moyers McGregor Hough and Lima Belle Hough-Shaw.  He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 49 years, Linda A. Hough of Knoxville; son, Douglas R. Hough of York, S.C. and granddaughter Alyssa Hough, son, Dennis E. Hough, wife Betty, and grandson, Alex Wilson all of Knoxville, TN; sister, Linda Boyd and husband, Jim of Tavares, FL.; father and mother-in-law, Bob & Betty Walden of Orlando, FL; sister-in-law, Marcia Meyer of Orlando, FL; nephew, Brett Johnston, wife Stacey, and their children, Tyler and Connor of Clermont, FL, nephew, Ron Parkhurst of Chattanooga, TN, niece, Shelley Baggley of Tallahassee, FL and several great nieces as well as other extended family and friends.  Receiving of family and friends will be on Wednesday, June 13th from 7 to 8:00pm at the Click Funeral Home in Farragut, with a Celebration of Life service to follow at 8 p.m. with Pastor George Clark officiating.  Interment will be in Portville, NY.  In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the ‘Coach Dale Hough Scholarship’ fund. Donations can be sent c/o Coach Dale Hough Scholarship, 1919 Cedardale Lane, Knoxville, TN 37932. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Hough Family.  

• BEETS, Howard Eugene “Kikie”
– age 70, of Loudon, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at Parkwest Medical Center. He was a member of Second United Methodist Church. He retired from the Knoxville Fire Department with 25 years of service. Kikie was a veteran of the US Army.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Christine Beets; brother, Bill Beets.  Kikie is survived by his wife of 52 years, Charlotte West Beets; daughter, Cyndi (Donald) Todd, of Westchester County, New York, and son, Christopher Eugene Beets; sister, Delores (Joe) Miles; sisters-in-law, Carolyn Jo Harris and Cathy Dake; mother-in-law, Anna Ruth West; several nieces and nephews.  The family will received friends on Sunday, June 10, 2012 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm and a service followed with Rev. M.C. Taylor officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Second United Methodist Church, 1524 Western Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37921, or the charity of your choice.  Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.  Online condolences may be made at

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