Feb. 4, 1930—Sept. 26, 2012
Harold Raymond "Preacher" Smith, 82, of Crossville, passed away Sept. 26, 2012, at Cumberland House in Crossville. Funeral services were held Sept. 30 at Rudder Funeral Home in Stevenson, AL, officiated by the Rev. David Smith and the Rev. Michael Gass. Interment and military honors will be in the Cumberland View Cemetery in Kimball, TN.
Harold was the son of the late Horace and Minnie Osbourne Smith, born Feb. 4, 1930, in Chattanooga, TN, and he grew up in Bridgeport, AL. He was a U.S. Navy Korean War veteran. "Preacher" had worked as a window and door installer on new construction.
Survivors include his sweetheart, De Ett O. Allen; children, Carl Raymond Smith, Terrie Smith Aichele, Richard David Smith, and Windell Taylor Smith; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and siblings, Judy Gass, Carolyn Tanner and Gurney Smith.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Vivian Mashburn, Roland Smith, Paul Smith and Betty Sparks.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Harold R. "Preacher" Smith to Cumberland House Hospice of Crossville or the American Cancer Society.
Rudder Funeral Home, www.rudderfuneralhomes.com, was in charge of arrangements.
Feb. 4, 1930—Sept. 26, 2012
Betty Louise (Yanda) Houston, 77, of the Burke Community, passed away May 21, 2013, at Cumberland House in Crossville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home May 23, 2013, with Bro. Nick Ball officiating. Special music was by Renee Clayton. Interment was in Parham Cemetery.
Charles Christopher Parsons was born March 14, 1927 ,in Crossville, TN. Charles went home to meet his Lord and Savior in his home surrounded by his loving family. The graveside service will be today, May 24, at 3 p.m. EDT at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Ronnie Capes will perform the service. There will be no prior visitation.
Ethel Mae Nealon, 70 of Crossville, passed away May 15, 2013. Funeral services were held May 17 at 7 p.m. from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Bro. Mike Kerley officiated, with burial in Crossville City Cemetery.
Harold Francis Mason, 86, of Crossville, passed away May 19, 2013. A funeral Mass was held May 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Fr. Antony Punnackal, CMI, officiated. Full military honors were given.
Charles Howard Eroh, 88, of Crossville, TN passed away on May 21, 2013 at Cumberland Medical Center. Graveside service will be held today, May 24, at 1:30 p.m. EDT at East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery on East Governor John Sevier Hwy.
Cleston E. Maynard, of Crossville, passed away May 9, 2013, in Crossville.
Emma Jean “E.J.” Harrison, 85, of Crossville, went to be with the Lord in the early morning on May 18, 2013, in her sleep.
Lisa Katherine (Cooke) Hancock, 42, of Crossville, passed away May 7, 2013. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home May 10, with Bro. Jeff Leonard officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery.
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Campbell Crawford Rector, 65, of Hebbron, KY, passed away May 10, 2013, in Kentucky. Graveside services were held at Frost Cemetery Funeral Home May 18, 2013, with Bro. Ralph Reagan officiating. Interment was in Frost Cemetery.
James Edward Poe, 63, of Crossville, passed away May 14, 2013, at Cumberland Medical Center. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home May 17, 2013, with Bro. Roger Burgess officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery.
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