Oct. 4, 2012
Catherine Lynn Parsons, 55, of Rockwood, TN, departed this life Oct. 4, 2012, due to long-term illness. Funeral services were held Oct. 7, from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Pastor Bob Kastens officiated. Burial was in Crossville City Cemetery.
Survived by her loving husband of 35 years, Oliver Chester "Chet" Parsons, of Rockwood; mother, Mamie Lou Cox, of Crossville; sister and brother-in-law, Cindy and Brian Cooper, of Crossville; niece, Andrea Lyles and husband, Greg, of Knoxville; and great-niece and nephew, Catie and C.J. Lauderdale, of Knoxville.
She was preceded in death by her father, Willis Dean Cox and brother, Ronald Dean Cox.
Cathy began her career in 1976 at the Chamberlain Memorial Hospital in Rockwood where she helped to establish the first mammography department. She remained at Chamberlain for more than 20 years. She also established the first ultrasound department while there. She was a member of the Tennessee Society of Radiologic Technologists and the ASRT, where she served as the 1998 national president. She served the ASRT on several committees and task forces.
Cathy was a mammography delegate in the house of delegates for eight years and served three years on the board of directors. She also was the only radiologic technologist to serve on the Institute of Medicine's Committee on the Reauthorization of mammography Quality Standards' Act. She also was the first president to receive fellow status at the 1998 national conference. Fellow status is bestowed on members who have made significant contributions to the ASRT by serving in leadership positions, authoring articles, lecturing at meetings and helping to advance the radiologic science profession.
Family and friends served as pallbearers.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Oct. 4, 2012
Doris Rae (Clifton) Bell, 68, of Fairfield Glade, passed away May 8, 2013, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Visitation was held May 14 at Bilbrey Funeral Home, with interment at Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Erma Lucille (Freeze) Modglin, 71, of Crossville, passed away May 10, 2013. A graveside service was held at Springs Chapel Cemetery in Fentress County May 14, with Bro. Mike Kerley officiating.
David Edward Hood, 58, of Crossville, passed away May 10, 2013. Funeral services were held May 12 from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Bro. Billy Norris and Bro. Jerry Harris officiated. Burial was in Martha Washington Cemetery in Fentress County.
Jack Raymond Flury, 55, of Crossville, passed away May 3, 2013. The family received friends May 6 at Hood Funeral Home.
Funeral services for pastor Ottis Ramsey, 84, of Cookeville, were held May 13 from the chapel of Dyer Funeral Home. Burial followed in Judd Cemetery.
Stephen Douglas Padgett, 51, of Crossville, passed away May 3, 2013, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville. Funeral services were held May 5 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home. Bro. Ken Clayton and Bro. Larry Long officiated. Burial was in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
William "Hobo Bill" Dykes passed away Jan. 23, 2013. He was a truck driver who loved making country and bluegrass music.
Daniel Luke Gibbons (Cadillac), 58, of Crossville, passes away May 6, 2013, at Tennessee Veteran Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home May 9, with Bro. Charles Presley officiating. Interment was in Algood City Cemetery, with full military honors provided by Veteran's Honor Guard.
Billy Vaughn Barnwell, 51, of Crab Orchard, TN passed away on May 10, 2013 at Cumberland Medical Center. The family will receive friends today, May 14, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. with Pastor Ralph Reagan officiating. Burial will be in Haley's Grove Cemetery.
Herschel “Andy” Anderson, 78, of Hixson, went home to be with the Lord May 10, 2013. Visitation was held May 13 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, with a memorial service at 6 p.m. The Rev. Bill Harvey and the Rev. James Arland Anderson officiated. Burial will be private.
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