MR. JOHN ALVIN CLEMONS

Mr. John Alvin Clemons, age 89 of Harrogate, TN born March 9, 1928 passed away peacefully on August 15, 2017 in the Ti-State Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility.

He was preceded in death by his wife Corrina Clemons and son John “Binky” Clemons.

He is survived by his grandsons: Jonathan Clemons and wife Loni Clemons, Zeth Clemons.

Services for Mr. Clemons are private with private interment at the Hooper Cemetery, Cumberland Gap, TN.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com/

WILLIE FRANK GOOD, Jr.

Willie Frank Good Jr, age 62, of Middlesboro, KY, passed away Friday August 11, 2017 at his home.

He was born February 28, 1955 in Middlesboro, KY to the late Willie Frank Good Sr. and Mary Alice Howerton Good.

Willie was a member of Trinity Full Gospel Worship Center, as well as an avid fisherman who enjoyed spending time with all his fishing buddies.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother Clayton Good, and sister Christine Allen.

He is survived by the following members of his family, loving wife Debbie Good, sons Brian (Natasha) Good, and Brad (Renae) Good, brothers Raymond (Hester) Good, and Condy Ray (Mary) Good, sisters Alice (Jerry) Hensley, and Naomi Barnett, grandchildren Sadie and Jace Good, and a goddaughter Lauryn Hopper.

And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends whom he loved.

Family will receive friends after 6:00 p.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jeff Kersey, Rev. David Rice, and Rev. Harold Sutton presiding.

Music will be provided by Matti Daniels, Sherry Lindsey, and Rebecca Long.

Entombment will follow in the Green Hills Mausoleum, Middlesboro, KY.

Pallbearers will be Jay Loveday, Brad Southern, Heath Good, Condy Allen, Dennie “Paddle” Halcomb, Doyle Halcomb, James Garrett Halcomb, and Jerry Hensley.

Honorary Pallbearers are Lacey Guy, Dr. Moore, and Phillip Standifer.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com/

MR. TERRY WALKER

Mr. Terry Walker age 68 of New Tazewell, TN passed away peacefully while surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at his home. He loved hunting and fishing. Terry attended Big Springs Primitive Baptist Church. He devoted his life to his family and was a coal miner for several years.
Terry was preceded in death by his father Homer Walker and his grandmother “Mamaw King” who raised him as her own.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife Peggy Collins Walker, his Mother, Jackie Fee; sons: Noonie Walker and fiancé Tara Yarbrough, Frankie Walker, Jerry (Ashlee Grey) Walker and Travis (Elisha) Walker. Grandchildren: Sydnie Yarbrough, Colby Walker, Noon Walker, Madison Walker, Dylan Walker, Dawson Walker and additional grandchildren. Brother: Charlie Walker and his two “special girls” that he loved as his own: Jennifer Brewer and Haley Collins.
The family of Terry Walker will receive friends Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the Green Hills Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 pm with Rev. Scott Ramsey officiating. Interment services will be private.
In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to Green Hills Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.
Green Hills Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

SANDRA SMITH

Sandra Smith, age 63 of Middlesboro, passed away July 17, 2017.

She was born on July 20, 1953 to the late John Turner Bradley and Susan J. Rigney.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her sisters Debra Faye Bradley and Sue Ann Bradley, brothers Roger L. Bradley and James Lee Bradley, and grandparents Bud and Helen Davis.

She is survived by the following members of her family, husband Charlie Ray Smith, sons Tommy Simpson, and Dustin Smith, sisters Karen Bradley, and Mary Bradley, brothers John (Eileen) Bradley, Kenneth (Karen) Bradley, and Charles Bradley, half sister Denise Bradley, half brother Jon (Denise) Bradley, grandsons Tommy Wayne Simpson, and Dakota Smith, and great-granddaughter Christina Jean Simpson.

And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 21, 2017 at the Smith Cemetery in Dunlap Hollow with Rev. Mitchell Nash presiding.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com

GEORGE MARSEE

George Marsee, age 66 of Middlesboro, passed away July 8, 2017. He was born December 23, 1950 to the late France and Cloetta Redmon Marsee.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his grandparents, sister-in-law Glenda Marsee, and niece Jennifer Marsee.

He is survived by the following members of his family, wife Betsy Marsee, sons Brandon Marsee and Jonas Marsee, daughter Beth Marsee, brothers William (Shirley Johnson) Marsee, and Patrick (Ruth) Marsee, sister Carletta Cottrell, nephews Todd Marsee, Jonathan Marsee, Tyler Marsee, Curtis Hensley, and Todd Hensley, nieces Julie Barnett and Nikki Marsee, great nephews Joey Barnett and Braden Osborne, great nieces Kayla and Mallory James, and his special pets Charlie, Puppy, Bird Bird, and Congo.

And a host of special cousins, aunts, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Garry Bingham presiding. Music will be provided by The Nichols Family and Mitch Williams.

Gravesides services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Mountain View Cemetery in Harrogate, Tennessee.

Family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Green Hills Funeral Home.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com/

JEAN WILLIAMS COLEMAN

Jean Williams Coleman, age 92 of Middlesboro, passed away at Middlesboro A.R.H. on July 7, 2017.

Mrs. Coleman was born July 29, 1924 in Middlesboro, and was the youngest daughter of the late John Morgan and Matilda Brooks Williams, both of Middlesboro.

Mrs. Coleman graduated from Middlesboro High School in 1942 and worked in Dayton, Ohio as a telephone operator during World War II. Upon returning to Middlesboro, she married Don S. Coleman of Middlesboro in 1946 with whom she shared 69 years of marriage. Mrs. Coleman worked locally at the Middlesboro telephone company and volunteered in the community. She has been an active and founding member of Binghamtown Baptist Church, where she has served as her Sunday school class treasurer, choir member, Sunday school and vacation bible school teacher, and on numerous church committees.

Mrs. Coleman is survived by two children: Donna Robertson and her husband Wayne of Greenville, Tennessee; and John Coleman and his wife Glenda of Harrogate, Tennessee. She is survived by three granddaughters: Johnna Coleman Shockley of Knoxville; Cynthia Robertson of Greenville; and Christin Robertson Carter and husband Nathan of Maryville. She is survived by four great-grandchildren: Benjamin and Evelyn Shockley; and Miles and Mia Carter. She is survived by two special friends, June Rice and Haven Burchett.

Preceding Mrs. Coleman in death were her husband, her parents, five sisters, and five brothers. Sisters: Neva Douglas, Maude Williams, Lela Williams, Vernie Williams, and Marie Williams. Brothers: Clarence Williams, Dubois Williams, Earnest Williams, Ermal Williams, and Cale Williams.

A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017 the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. William Boyd Bingham of Binghamtown Baptist Church presiding.

Interment will be private.

Family will receive friends from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, July 10, 2017 at Green Hills Funeral Home.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com

DAVID CHARLES ESTES

David Charles Estes 58 of Speedwell, TN. passed away July 5, 2017. He was born January 19, 1959.

David was a member of Pump Springs Baptist Church and a 1977 graduate of Powell Valley High School.

He was preceded in death by his father Charles Estes and His niece Tracey Estes.

Survivors include the following members of his family: Mother Ruby Estes; Son Jason Estes; Daughter Stacey Estes Williams; Granddaughter Rhaley Williams; Grandson Rhyder Williams; Maternal Mother Edna Morrison; Brothers Bill Estes and Jack Estes; Sisters Charlotte Ray (David), Brenda Belcher (Anthony), Lisa Cowan, Mary Ann Earle (Fred), Janice Fortenberry (JW), Betty Ferris (Keith) and a host of nieces and nephews.

All services will be private with Rev. Mike Humfleet presiding, music will be provided by Linda Lankford.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all the arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com

MARY JO FORD MULLINS

Mary Jo Ford Mullins, 70, New Tazewell, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at her home. She was born April 7, 1947 in Middlesboro, Kentucky the daughter of the late Joe and Mary Porter Robinson.

She was preceded in death by her parents and is survived by the following members of her family: Husband; James Mullins, Children; Jackie Ford of Chattanooga, TN, Leslie Ford of Tazewell, TN, John Ford and Leah Wilson of New Tazewell, TN, Kristina Ford of New Tazewell, TN, Sisters; Pearl (Jerry) Goins of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Ann Turk of Knoxville, TN and a host of Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Friends.All Services are private, but a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date and announced by the family.Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

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MR. GRATTON “EARL” SUMPTER

Mr. Gratton “EARL” Sumpter age 89 of Gibson Station, VA went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at his sons home in Gibson Station, VA. He was born June 27, 1927 in Claiborne County, TN.

He is preceded in death by his loving wife Martha Ayers Sumpter, granddaughter Amanda Lynn Sumpter, parents Millard and Juanita Fleemon Sumpter, brother Maynard Frank Sumpter, daughter-in-law Marcia Sumpter and brother-in-law Quinton Littrell.

Earl is survived by his sons: Sam Sumpter Keaton, Ky; Jim (Valerie) Sumpter Ewing, Va, brothers: Joe (Maggie) Sumpter, Tipp City, OH; Clyde (Barbara) Sumpter, Huber Heights, OH, Pete (Sally) Sumpter, Ewing, VA, Roger (Sue) Sumpter, Ewing, VA; Sisters: Mildred Snyder, Siesta Key, Fla, Sue ( Sonny) Sivils, Springfield, OH, Bobbie Littrell, Ewing, VA, sister-in-law Bonnie Sumpter, Sarasota, Fla. Grandson: Sam (Gina) Sumpter, Jr., Cataula, GA, granddaughter Kristi (Michael) Niette, Butler, GA, great grandsons Tyler Sumpter, Tampa, FL, Solomon Niette, Butler, GA, great granddaughter Chelsea Sumpter, Kingsport, TN and Alayna Niette, Butler, GA and a host of nieces and nephews and several special friends.

Earl was known throughout the community for his infectious smile. He was a Deacon and choir director for the Walnut Hill Baptist Church. He was retired from A&P Food Stores in Middlesboro, KY after over 30 years. Earl was a life member of the VA Junior Order United American Mechanics, former member of Lincoln Memorial University Nursing Board, former member of The Salvation Army, past Chairman of the Lee County Water Authority and was instrumental in bringing public water to lower Lee County. He was also Past Scout Master and Ruitan Club Member. Earl loved everyone and greatly enjoyed fishing. He is most well known for his singing in hundreds of funerals including our very first service here at Green Hills Funeral Home.

Funeral services for Mr. Earl Sumpter will be held Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 1:00pm at Walnut Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Damon Patterson and Rev. George Walker officiating. Graveside services will follow in the Ensor Cemetery, Gibson Station VA.

Family will receive friends Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 3:00pm until 9:00pm at the Walnut Hill Baptist Church, Gibson Station, VA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Sumpter-Caylor Endowed Nursing Scholarship at Lincoln Memorial University. Gifts can be mailed to Lincoln Memorial University ATTN: University Advancement, 6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway, Harrogate, TN 37752.

Green Hills Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

MARY JANE MARLOW

Mary Jane Marlow, age 59, of Middlesboro, Kentucky, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at her home.

She was born November 11, 1957 in Amherst, Ohio the daughter of the late John Richard and Vera Mae King.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Billy Wane Marlow, granddaughter Shyanne Bayless, sister Patricia Ann King, and brothers Charles King, Larry Wane King, and Beacher King.

She is survived by the following members of her family, daughters Robin (Tim) Bettes, Tish Marlow, and Heather Renee Marlow, sons Billy Ray Marlow, Landon Lane, and Dalli Wayne Conner, special grandchildren Solara “Molly Ann” Marlow, Myles Marlow, Cross West, Storm Bayless, Starr “Tootsie” Marlow, Ryan Goins, and Jordan “Champine” Goins, brothers Delbert King, and Donald and Doug King, sisters Hazel (Ruben) Evans, and Cathy (Joe) Henderson, special nieces Ollie Lake and Mahayla Lake, nephew Dustin Lee Ray.

Funeral services will be at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Terry Warwick and Brother Tyler Warwick presiding.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the Marlow Cemetery in Rockhold, Kentucky. Family will leave from the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. Thursday.

Pallbearers will be Donald King, Doug King, Delbert King, Justin Goins, Joe Henderson, Charlie Shelby, Ruben Evans, Teddy Lake, and Dalli Conner.

Family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Green Hills Funeral Home.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com/