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Obituaries

  • Emma Mitchell, 81

        Emma Jean Mitchell, 81, of Oliver Springs, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.
        She was a member of the Laurel Branch Baptist Church.
        Mrs. Mitchell was preceded in death by her parents, Mitchell and Ruth Vowell Burton; and husband, Authur Mitchell.

  • Davy (DJ) James Phillips Jr., 28

        Davy (DJ) James Phillips Jr., age 28, passed away Jan. 16, 2015, at his home.
    He was preceded in death by his mother, Susie Justice, and his grandparents.
        He is survived by his father; Davy Phillips Sr. of New River; four sisters; several nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, and a girlfriend.
        The family received friends on Jan. 20 from 5-7 p.m. Funeral services followed at 7 with the Rev. Luke Ward officiating.

  • James Nelson

        James M. Nelson, 80, of Harriman, passed away Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015 at his home.
        He was preceded in death by his wife, Violet Marie Nelson; and parents, Sam and Clara Nelson.
        Mr. Nelson is survived by his daughter, Kimberly Nelson Mullins; and two grandsons.
        The family received friends Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 at Davis Funeral Home, Harriman from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The funeral service followed at 4 p.m.

  • Geralene “Geri” Ellis, 76

        Geralene “Geri” Ellis, age 76, of Oliver springs, passed away Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.
        She was born March 4, 1938, in Harriman.  
        Mrs. Ellis was preceded in death by her parents, Eligie Wells and Eunice Bridges Wells, and by two brothers.

  • Ronald Barger, 70

        Ronald Barger, 70, passed away at home on January 18, 2015.
        He is preceded in death by one son, Ronald Fredrick Barger and one grandchild.
        He is survived by his wife, Beulah Faye Easter Barger; two tons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Robyn Barger and Ricky Wayne and Cindy Barger; three daughters and sons-in-law, Virginia Sue Kilby, Joanne and Thomas May and Jennifer and Carl Turbin; one brother; five sisters; eight grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

  • Mabel Cansadia Adkins, 97

        Mabel Cansadia Branstetter Adkins, 97, of Deer Lodge, passed away peacefully, Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 surrounded by her family and friends at the Hospice of Cumberland County.

  • Ruby Bowman, 84

        Ruby Bowman, 84, of Lancing, passed away Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Jamestown Regional Medical Center.
        She is preceded in death by her parents, Estel and Dovie Potter Brown; husband, Joe Glen Bowman; son, Randy Bowman; brothers, Lee, Lonnie and Edsel Brown; and sister Hattie Jones.

  • Doris Adkins Ryon, 88

         Doris (Adkins) Ryon, 88, of Springfield, peacefully passed away in her home on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015 after a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease.

  • Nathaniel Cain Chambers

        Nathaniel Cain Chambers, son of Christian Chambers of Deerlodge, passed away Jan. 6, 2015.

  • Joyce E. Darby, 70

        Joyce E. Darby, 70, of Sunbright, formerly of Newark, Ohio, has passed from this life into the next on Nov. 13, 2014.  
        She was preceded in death by her parents, David Gilley and Jessie (Tinch) Gilley House; and husband, James W. Darby.