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• SNODGRASS, James L “Jim”,
age 75 of Knoxville, TN went to be with his Lord on early Monday morning, August 13, 2012 at his home. Jim served over forty years as an educator and upper school headmaster at the Webb School of Knoxville, also holding multiple positions in the Tennessee Association of Independent Schools.  Jim was awarded a myriad of outstanding educator awards cumulating with his induction into the Lincoln Memorial University Educational Hall of Fame.  In addition, he was a Charter Member of the Sons of American Revolution (General Joseph Martin Chapter), a Kentucky Colonel, and US Marine.  Jim is survived by his wife of 54 years, Donna  Snodgrass; sons, Colonel Bill Snodgrass and wife Peggy of Dumfries, VA and Brent Snodgrass of Knoxville, grandchildren, Beth and Jimmy Snodgrass; siblings, Glenda Stickley and husband Dean, Robert (Bob) Snodgrass and wife Irene, all of Dayton, Ohio;  several beloved family members and friends. The family will receive friends 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2012 in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel with a Celebration of Life to follow at 6 p.m. with Dr. G. Steven Sallee officiating.  A private interment will be held in the Marsee Cemetery in Arthur, TN. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Webb School Development Office toward the James Snodgrass Scholarship Fund. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Snodgrass family.

• SIEWERT, Betty Bedwell,
age 76, of Knoxville, passed away Sunday evening, August 12, 2012 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease.  She was born October 23, 1935 in Knoxville, TN to the late Horace and Frances (Carter) Bedwell. Betty graduated from East High School and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee.  She went on to receive her Master’s of Education from Georgia State University in Atlanta and was proud to be a breast cancer survivor.  Betty lived for many years in Marietta, Georgia where she enjoyed teaching as well as traveling, water skiing and snow skiing.  She returned to Knoxville in 1995 where she enjoyed spending time with her family and renewing friendships from her earlier years in Knoxville.  Betty will be remembered as a kind hearted person, with a joyous spirit.  She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Dorothy (Bedwell) Gillenwater and brother-in-law Paul T. Gillenwater; all of Knoxville.  She is survived by her niece Victoria Gillenwater also of Knoxville and her long-time friend and caregiver, Rebecca Wolfenbarger of Kingston. Memorials may be sent to the Pat Summit Alzheimer’s Foundation, 625 Market Street, Suite 1400, Knoxville, TN 37902. Online condolences may be sent to Friends may call at their convenience, Wednesday  at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel.

• SHARP, Carolyn,
age 69, of Knoxville passed away Wednesday, Aug. 2012, at her home. Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband, Walter H. Sharp Jr; daughter, Vandy Sharp; parents, Macey Heaton and Ida McCroy; brothers, Raymond and Earnest Heaton. She is survived by daughters, Gina Sparkes and Ashley Raggets and husband, Joe; two grandsons. Graveside service was Friday, Aug. 10, at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, Lyons View Pike. Click Funeral Home and Cremations, Middlebrook Chapel, 9020 Middlebrook Pike, served the Sharp family.

• POPOVICH, John D.,
age 67 of Knoxville, TN, formerly of Chicago, IL passed away Monday, August 13, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer.  John was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather.  He is survived by his best friend and wife of 44 years, Linda Popovich; sons, Dan Popovich and wife, Jennifer, Tom Popovich and wife, Nancy; grandchildren, Nathan, Amanda, Gordana, Stephanie and Lucas; sister, Janet Lashbrook and many friends.  The family will receive friends 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, August 16, 2012 with a Prayer Service to follow at 6:30 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel.  A Memorial Service will be held in Chicago at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.  Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 19915 Kingston Pike is serving the Popovich family.  

• PERRY, Janice Lynn (Schubert)
- age 77, of Knoxville, TN, devoted wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully at home on August 10, 2012 in the company of her four children. She is survived by her four children: son and daughter-in-law Mark and Suzanne Perry and their three daughters, Sarah, Ashley and Catherine of Cincinnati, OH; daughters and sons-in law Donna and Bob Davenport and her daughter Anna Mullican and husband Hood of Huntsville, AL, Dana Perry of Knoxville, TN and Darlene and Steve Smith and his daughter Alison Rose of Chattanooga, TN.  She was preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Ronald H. Perry M.D., her father Charles L. Schubert and mother Eunice S. Garland.  Janice was born in and lived most of her life in Knoxville, TN.  She graduated from East High school and attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, TN. where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta Sorority. She attended First Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN, and was a member of the King’s Daughters and several Garden Clubs. Janice and Ronald loved to travel and saw much of the world together.  They were lifelong supporters of the Thompson Cancer Survival Center where Ronald was Chief of Radiation Oncology until he retired in 1995.  Janice will always be remembered as elegant, generous, caring and loving by family and friends. A Celebration of Janice’s Life was held on Monday, August 13th with Dr. Tom Rayford officiating. Special thanks to Covenant Hospice and All About You Homecare for their loving care of our mother. Arrangements by Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. Online condolences may be made at

• MCCULLOUGH Jr., Chester Charlton,
who went to be with his Lord Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at age 95 years, 5 months, was a resident of River Forest, Ill., from 1953 to June 2012. A long-time member of First Presbyterian Church of River Forest, he served as deacon and elder and in several other capacities. Mr. McCullough was born March 18, 1917, in the city of Chicago, son of Chester C. and Una (McFarland) McCullough. He attended Harvard School for Boys, Beloit College (Bachelor of Arts 1939), Chicago Kent College of Law (Bachelor of Laws 1947, and Jurus Doctor 1948), and the University of Chicago (Master of Business Administration 1953). While at Beloit College, Beloit, Wis., he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa; in law school, at Kent, he worked on the Law Review; at the University of Chicago, he was elected to Beta Gamma Sigma. Mr. McCullough was also a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sons of the American Revolution, and the University Club of Chicago. Mr. McCullough served in World War II (private to captain), training with the 63rd Infantry Division, in the United States, and then serving with the 26th Infantry Division in Europe; after V.E. Day, he was assigned to Military Government of Germany. Recalled for the Korean Conflict, he served as a Civil Affairs officer in Korea. In 1939, Mr. McCullough went to work for Chicago Title and Trust Company as a junior clerk. He was elected vice president of that company in 1957. In 1964, he transferred to the subsidiary, Chicago Title Insurance Company, from which he retired in 1982, as senior vice president and secretary. In 1942, Mr. McCullough married Jean Lenore Coffman, who passed away in 1986. Mr. McCullough is survived by children, Dr. Celia M. McCullough (Gary Kaplan) and Maj. Daniel C. McCullough (Sue); four grandchildren; a stepgrandson; their children; many nieces and nephews on the Coffman family side. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to: First Presbyterian Church, River Forest, Ill., or Boy Scout Troop 65, c/o Michael J. Harkins, 929 William, River Forest, IL 60305. After a family interment service at Forest Home Cemetery beside his beloved wife, a memorial service was at First Presbyterian Church, River Forest, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012. Click Funeral Home Middlebrook Chapel served the McCullough family.

• LEE, Judy,
age 63, of Knoxville passed away suddenly Saturday morning, August 11, 2012 at her home. Judy was preceded in death by her husband, Peniamina Schuster; father, Paul (Sonnie) Lee; mother, Mary Lee. She is survived by her children, Tammy, Juen, grandchildren, Keala, Kimo, Kiana, great granddaughter, Kamealani; brothers, Ricky Lee, Robert Lee and wife, Shona; niece, Danielle and nephew, Ricky and Michael; several aunts and uncles. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6:45 p.m.  Thursday followed by funeral services at 7 p.m. in the Click Funeral Home Middlebrook Chapel with Rev. Ray Buchanan officiating. Click Funeral Home Middlebrook Chapel, 9020 Middlebrook Pike is serving the Lee family.

• IMGRUND, John William,
age 85 and his son, David Michael Imgrund, age 44, passed away July 29, 2012 at their home. John was born in Schellsburg, Pennsylvania, moved south and remained there the rest of his life. He was always involved in the trucking industry and retired from L&D Transport in management. He loved to golf and was always a people person. He lost 2 wives to cancer. John loved to share a good joke and always loved to spend time with others. He was an active member of St John Neumann Catholic Church until his last few years. He loved life and loved to travel by car. David was born in Memphis TN and spent his latter years as caretaker for our father. He was very mechanically oriented and loved to spend time on his computer. David was very methodical and kind.  He loved animals and was very interested in genealogy. They are survived by their daughters/sisters, Denise Maples and Gwen Baker; son/brother, John Douglas Imgrund; several grandchildren/nieces and nephews. A Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday August 27 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church. Interment will be at the East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 2200 East Gov. John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, TN. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike is serving the Imgrund family.

• BRITTON, Billy “Bill” Joe,
age 76, of Knoxville passed away Friday afternoon, Aug. 17, 2012, at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga. Bill was an avid golfer. He also loved The University of Tennessee football and the Boston Red Sox, but his family was his greatest passion. Bill was a member of the Farragut Church of Christ. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Charles Edward Brittain and GeorgeAnn Brittain Elliott. Bill is survived by his wife of 56 years, Eleanor Jeter Britton; children, John Jeter Britton and wife, Karen Reagan Britton, Julie Britton Burney, and husband, Tim Burney; two grandsons. Funeral service was Aug. 19, 2012, in Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, Paul Phelps officiating. A private family interment was Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at Chattanooga National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: The Angel Tree, Inc., 1035, Data Lane, Knoxville, TN 37932. Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, 11915 Kingston Pike, served the Britton family.

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