DENNIS RAY DUPES

Dennis Ray Dupes, 59, of Middlesboro, Kentucky passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017 at his home.

He is survived by his Daughter: Jenna Vaughn, of Cookeville, TN.

Sister: Joy Denise Lowery (Bubba) of White House TN.

Sister: Debbie Dupes Howell (Mike) of Nashville TN.

Niece: Rachel Joy Wells (Jeff) of Nashville TN and great nephews Elijah McCartney and Jude Lennon Wells.

Long-time special friends: Gary Smith, Roger Orr, and Ricky Bridges. Many friends and cousins in Knoxville TN and Middlesboro KY.

Special friend: Tammy Burke Howard, Middlesboro KY.

He was born and raised in Nashville TN, and attended McGavock High School. He also lived and worked in Knoxville, TN; with his late Uncle Floyd Justice.

He retired after many years, as the manager for Cumberland Village Apartments Middlesboro KY.

Preceded in death by father, Johnny Ray Dupes, and mother, Juanita Bridges Dupes, Nashville TN.

Memorial service and burial of ashes to be held at Bookwalter Cemetery Knoxville, TN.

He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death, mourning, or crying of pain. For the old order of things has passed away. Revelation 21:4

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

GEORGE WASHINGTON HUNTER

George Washington Hunter, 76, passed away Friday, April 21, 2017 at his home in Speedwell, Tennessee.

He was a member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. He loved his family and was loved by everyone. He was preceded in death by his parents Jesse and Clara Hunter and host of brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his wife Louise Hunter, Children Melissa (Randy) Roberts of Middlesboro, KY, Angie (Bart) Gent of Middlesboro, KY, Aaron (Angie) Hunter of Cumberland Gap, TN, Amanda (Wade) Arnette of New Tazewell, TN, Jason (Leslie) Hunter of Ewing, VA; Grandchildren Kendra Epperson, Kayla Jones, Katelyn Arnette, Brooke Baker, Tiffany Hunter, Riley Gent, Grace Gent, Millie Roberts, Donnie Hunter, Karol Hunter, Brantley Hunter and Marlee Roberts; Special Family Trey, Nick and Haley Earls; Great-Granddaughter Ava Grace Epperson.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church on Pump Hollow Road in Speedwell, Tennessee with Rev. Jason Hunter officiating, obituary will be read by Dale Myers. Music will be provided by Dale Myers and Bill Angel. Graveside services will follow in the Hunter Family Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Wade Arnette, Randy Roberts, Bart Gent, Riley Gent, Jeff Cupp, Brent Epperson and Clifford Hunter. Honorary Pallbearers will be Cody Jones, Thomas Hunter and Buzzard Massengill.

The family will receive friends after 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, at the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.

In Lieu of Flowers the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Green Hills Funeral Home.

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

DIANA SUE CAPPS SHACKELFORD

Diana Sue Capps Shackelford, age 69, of Middlesboro, KY passed away Friday April 21, 2017 at Mountain View Nursing and Rehabilitation.

She was born September 6, 1947 in Middlesboro, KY, the daughter of the late Charles Edward Capps and Rosetta “Rose” Capps who survives.

In addition to her father, she is preceded in death by her sister Shirley Hensley.

She is survived by the following members of her family, mother Rosetta “Rose” Capps, sons Jason Shackelford, Lincoln Shackelford, and Chris Shackelford, sister Donna Faye Sowders, brothers David Capps, Gary Capps, and Ronald Capps, grandchildren Hailey Grace Shackelford, Dalton Shackelford, and Hayden Shackelford, and host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 24, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Michael Padgett officiating. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, April 25, at 11:00 a.m. at the Green Hills Memorial Gardens.

The Family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 24, at the Green Hills Funeral Home.

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

DANNY K. MUNSEY

Danny K. Munsey, 61, of New, Tazewell, Tennessee passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017. He was born June 28, 1955 in Beechwood, Michigan the son of the late Frank and Mary Sampson Munsey.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Bobbie Lewis. He is survived by his special life-long companion Kathy Walker, two daughters Samantha and Chloie Munsey, brother David Munsey and a sister Anna Collins.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 7:00pm at Sugar Grove Baptist Church in New Tazewell, TN with Rev. Jimmy Brock officiating.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

GERALDINE SHACKELFORD

Geraldine M. Shackelford, 87 of Fostoria, Ohio died Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Bowling Green, Ohio. She was born March 11, 1930 in Oleika, KY to Sewell Fuson Peace & Memphis (Brady) Peace.  She married Clyde Shackelford June 27, 1947 in Bell Co., KY he died April 7, 2002.

Geraldine is survived by son Steve (Wendy) Shackelford of Fostoria, daughters Gwendolyn “Wendy” (Joe) Burrows & Sue (Bob) Garza both of Fostoria, brother Glenn Peace of Fostoria, sister Brenda Abner of Pineville, KY, 11 Grandchildren, 33 Great Grandchildren, 21 Great Great Grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Ralph Shackelford, daughter Virginia Shackelford, brothers Jack, Ralph & Roger Peace, sisters Jewell Warf, Ella Epley, Elaine McDonald.

Geraldine was a homemaker and a member of the Dillon Road Baptist Church, Fostoria, OH.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the Faith Missionary Baptist Church, Middlesboro, KY with Reverend Larry Kidwell officiating.

Visitation will be held Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 3-5 p.m. at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, Ohio, and 2 hours prior to services Tuesday at the church in Middlesboro, KY.  Burial will be in the Green Hills Cemetery, Middlesboro, KY.

Memorials can be made to the Dillon Road Baptist Church, Fostoria.

The Shackelford family would like to give a special thanks to the staff of Bridge Hospice for their care for Geraldine in her final days.  Online Condolences may be sent to the family at www.hffh.net/ Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of arrangements.http://www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com/

MARY CARROLL BULLOCK

Mary Carroll Bullock, 54 of Middlesboro, KY went to be with the Lord on March 13, 2017 at the Middlesboro A.R.H. She was born on February 3, 1963. She is the daughter of the late Carlie Bullock, Floddie Wood Bullock. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Danny Carroll, son Danny Bullock and her three sisters Gloria Garner, Margie Purtty and Bonnie Bullock.

She is survived by her daughter Angela (Chad) Byrd of Newport Richey, FL, her son William (Ashley) Bullock of Tazewell, TN, grandchildren Sierra Laws, Savannah Bullock, Danny Bullock Jr., Kaylee, Katie Bullock, one sister Linda Asher of Middlesboro, KY and a host of Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 17, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Chadwell Cemetery in Forge Ridge, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 17.

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

JACKIE LEAH OWENS

Jackie Leah Owens of Norris, TN passed away Saturay, March 11, 2017. She was born July 16, 1957 in Colorado Springs, CO. Jackie was a free spirit who loved family, life, gardening and music.

She is preceded in death by beloved great grandparents and grandparents; Jeffrey Allen Owens, her brother; and Jina Lynn Owens, her sister. Jackie is survived by Jeffrey Richard (DJ) Bunn; her son; her parents Vivian and Larry Sadler and Jack Owens; her sisters Jerry Owens and fiancé Steve Mars, Jamie and Todd Nelson and Jody and Mitch Lowery. Her beloved nieces and nephews include Bethany Bisceglia (Andy), Chelsea Stewart (Jordan), Luke Lowery, Garrett Nelson and Henry Wallace; Aunts, Beverly Crumley, Kay McCoy and Minnie Jean Couch and cousins.

Join Jackie’s family in celebration of her life, Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Green Hills Funeral Home. Services will begin at 5:00 p.m. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, at the Jones Cemetery in Ewing, VA. Pallbearers will be Todd Nelson, Mitch Lowery, Andy Wallace, Jordan Stewart, Doug Howard and Craig Chadwell. Honorary Pallbearers will be Luke Lowery, Henry Wallace, Garrett Nelson.

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

REBA FAYE (DENNY) STANDIFER

Reba Faye (Denny) Standifer age 73, of Middlesboro, KY passed away Monday, March 13, 2017 in the Barbourville ARH Hospital. She was born June 4, 1943 in Colmar, KY the daughter of the late Roscoe and Mollie Denny. She was a member at Old Yellow Creek Baptist Church for more than 50 years. Reba will be remembered by every soul she met. She had a beautiful spirit and believed very highly in the Glory of God. Reba was a wonderful wife, mother and friend to all who knew her. She will forever be missed by all.

She is survived by her husband Phillip Standifer; two sons: Jeff Standifer and Mike Standifer; 5 grandchildren: Makenzie Corum, Cody Standifer, Kayla Standifer, Kelsie and Kristen Standifer, 2 great-granchildren: Trae and Anna Claire Corum. Brother Don Denny and wife Myrna Brother-in-law: Jack Standifer; Sister-in-law Linda Turner; Nephews: Greg Denny and Denny (Becky)Turner; niece Michelle West and great niece Brooklyn Jenkins; great nephew Jay Tyler West and a host of other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at the Old Yellow Creek Baptist Church. Funeral services will follow at 1:00pm with Rev. Jeff Greene and Joey Beason presiding. Burial will follow in the Scott’s Cemetery in Harrogate, TN. Pallbearers will be: Willi Good, Curt Knuckles, Tommy Johnson, Denny Halcomb, Bill Bayless, Billy Bayless and William Campbell. Honorary Pallbearers: Bill Hayes, Jeff Greene, Joey Beason, Garrett Halcomb Dennis Howard, Jay Loveday, John Epperson and Charles Rector.

Green Hills Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

RETIRED NAVY SENIOR CHIEF GEORGE HENRY ORGERON

Retired Navy Senior Chief George Henry Orgeron age 70, passed away March 12th 2017. He was at his home with his beloved wife and surrounded by his children and friends. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter Andy Joseph, his Father Horace Orgeron and a brother Alecia Orgeron.

Mr. Orgeron served in two wars, Vietnam and the Persian Gulf. He was honored during his service career with three Bronze Stars, Three Southwest Asia Service Medal with one Bronze Star, Sea Service Deployment ribbon and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. His service career began November 10, 1963. He served 27 years, three months and twenty one days. His love and devotion to his country speaks for itself. Following his honorable discharge from the U.S. Navy, he served as a Harlan City Police Officer for six years. Due to ill health he retired. Mr. Orgeron and his wife made Middlesboro, Kentucky their home where they resided for the past nineteen years.

He is survived by his wife Susan Orgeron of seventeen years and her children Sharon and Gary Joseph Carla and Eddie Fuson, George Orgeron, Jr., John King, Grandchildren Justin Morrisett, Heather King and Her fiancé Traye Treece, Colby King, Trinity Peyton King, Kali King and boyfriend Jake Ball, Great-Grandchildren Elli and Cash Joseph, Kennedy Orgeron, His Brothers Lester and Horace Orgeron who reside in Florida Steve and wife Donna Orgeron of Albuquerque, NM and His Sisters Judy Beaulieu of Oklahoma City, OK and Nancy Miller of Brington City, Utah, His Mother Thelma Orgeron of Tampa, FL and his loyal family dog Pete.

Services will be held at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, March 16, 2017 with Rev. Bruce Waltzers and Rev. Danny McCreary officiating. Music will be provided by Linda Webb and Scott Debusk. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Full Military Honors will be bestowed upon Senior Chief Orgeron.

The Orgeron family would like to thank Amedysis Home Health, Hospice of the Bluegrass, Rhonda Bayless, All the nurses at Knox County Hospital for their dedication and care.

Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.

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TYLER ANDREW SWEDERSKY

Tyler Andrew Swedersky, went to be an angel on March 11, 2017 at the Middlesboro A.R.H.

He’s the son of Michael and Jennifer Rigney Swedersky, The Brother of Michael Shawn Swedersky, Savannah Swedersky and Matthew Swedersky, The Grandson of Robert and Pamela Swedersky of Cincinnati, Ohio and Lonnie and Brenda Rigney of Ages, Kentucky.

Graveside services will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday, March 12, 2017 at the Green Hills Memorial Gardens, Middlesboro, with Rev. Richard Long. Music will be provided by Ebbie Peters and Jason Collins. Arrangements are entrusted to the Green Hills Funeral Home,Middlesboro, Kentucky.

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