Obituaries

Greefus Patterson, age 78, of Dalton, Georgia

Greefus Patterson, age 78, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away on June 27, 2020 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He was born in New River, Tennessee to the late Tom Patterson and Roxie Bunch Patterson on February 27, 1942. Greefus enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening. In addition to his parents, Greefus is preceded …

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Wendell Ray Isabell, age 66

Wendell Ray Isabell, age 66, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at the Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. Wendell was born April 14, 1954 in Lake City, Tennessee to the late Robert P. and Effie Duncan Isabell. Wendell was a member of Westside Baptist …

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Ruth Sharp McCarty, age 92

Ruth Sharp McCarty, age 92, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 2, 2020 at her home surrounded by family members.  She was the beloved wife of Ivon Eugene McCarty until his death of December 9, 1999.  They shared 53 years together as man and wife and raised their …

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Paul Kenneth Morlock, age 64 of Clinton

Paul Kenneth Morlock, age 64 of Clinton was called from his temporary earthly home to his permanent home on Friday, July 3, 2020.  Paul was a member of the New Life Nazarene Church in Oak Ridge.  He was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of the …

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Travis Forsythe Jr., 58, of Marlow

Travis Forsythe Jr., age 58, a resident of the Marlow Community in Anderson County passed away, Friday, June 26, 2020.  He was a lifelong resident of this area. Mr. Forsythe was born, July 10, 1961 in Maryville, TN.  He was an electrician and a member of the local IBEW #760.  …

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Glenna Sue Miller, age 61 of Clinton

Glenna Sue Miller, age 61 of Clinton, TN passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 in Corryton, TN. She enjoyed the outdoors and fishing. Glenna also loved reading and scrap-booking. Glenna is preceded in death by her father, Clifford Lowe. She is survived by her husband, Ron Miller of Clinton, …

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Charles Vernon Baker, 83, of Sweetwater

Charles Vernon Baker, 83, of Sweetwater, TN, passed from this life to his heavenly home on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Erlanger Baroness Hospital in Chattanooga, TN. Charles V. Baker was born on October 4, 1936 in Baltimore, Ohio to Ernest and Mary Baker. He married Donna L. Yates on …

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Raphael Durbin, age 101

Raphael Durbin, age 101 passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Ben Atchley Veterans Home.  He was a veteran of the United States Army who was a medic and worked in the lab during World War II.  Throughout his life he enjoyed working on cars and woodworking.  He was …

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Michael James Grady, age 75, of Kingston

Michael James Grady, age 75, of Kingston, passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at his residence. Michael was born in Wisconsin to Clarence and Gladys (Berglund) Grady on December 8, 1944. He graduated from Oak Ridge High School in 1963 and shortly afterwards, joined the United States Air Force. …

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Ferris Lou Stokes Wood, of Clinton

Ferris Lou Stokes Wood, of Clinton, TN, died on June 27, 2020. A lifelong Clintonian, she was born in the family home on March 30, 1937 to Sara Elizabeth Cunningham Stokes and Earl Montford Stokes, both of whom pre-deceased her. She attended Clinton schools and at Clinton High School, met …

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