Obituaries

Betty Jo Wilson, age 89 of Clinton

Betty Jo Wilson, age 89 of Clinton, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at Diversicare of Oak Ridge. She was the last surviving child of five for Leroy and Dixie Johnson.  Betty Jo was well known for her catering business, Betty’s Catering, and most of all her famous “Betty Cake” …

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Therrell Fredricks, 70, of Clinton

Therrell Fredricks, 70, of Clinton, died Monday, May 4, 2020, at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. He was born March 8, 1950, in Whitley City, Kentucky, the son of Dallas and Lois Fredricks, who preceded him in death. Mr. Fredricks was a 1969 graduate of Norris High School. He …

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Betty Lou Bowers Fischer, age 90, of Lenoir City

Betty Lou Bowers Fischer, age 90, of Lenoir City, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Grace Home Care in Knoxville surrounded by her children.  She was born August 25, 1929 in Fombell, PA and has been a resident and business owner of Roane County for 30 years, as owner …

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Bonnie Marie Young 84 of Clinton

Bonnie Marie Young 84 of Clinton TN died Friday, May 1 st at her home.  Being of the Baptist faith she was a matriarch to her family and deeply loved by all those fortunate to have known her. She was preceded in death by parents John Seals and Maude Young, husband Lloyd Young, …

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Randall Curry, age 77, of Harriman

Randall Curry, age 77, of Harriman passed away Friday, May 1, 2020 at Roane Medical Center. He was born April 18, 1943 in Logan, West Virginia. He was a member of Kingston United Methodist Church and loved working at the church and in the churches Clothes Closet ministry. Randall moved …

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John Francis Tortora, Jr.

John Francis Tortora, Jr. – husband, father, friend, and cat lover died April 24, 2020, only two weeks after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. He was 64..We all knew where we stood with John, and we all knew that his love for us was just a notch below his love …

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Pamela Jean Jones, 65

Pamela Jean Jones, 65, passed away April 28, 2020 in Clinton, TN. She was born in New Castle, Indiana to Beverly Jean Robinson (Jean) and the late Elmer Alvin Robinson (Robbie). She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Allen Jones III; her father, Elmer Alvin Robinson; and her …

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Harry Lee Bridges, age 91 of Andersonville

Harry Lee Bridges, age 91 of Andersonville passed away on Thursday, April 30, 2020.  Harry was born March 1, 1929 in Marshall, North Carolina to the late George and Lula Rice Bridges.  The family will have a graveside service 2:00 pm, Saturday, May 2, 2020 in Marshall, North Carolina at …

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Marie Guy, age 98, of Clinton

Marie Guy, age 98, of Clinton, TN passed away at her home on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 surrounded by her family. Marie was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her family, going to church, and her flower garden. She was a life member of Black …

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Kirklan Henson White, age 23, of Lake City

Kirklan Henson White, age 23, of Lake City, left us on Friday, April 24, 2020. He was born on April 7, 1997 in Knoxville, TN to Joseph White and Karen Sweeten Lynch. Kirklan was a graduate of Clinton High School Class of 2015 where he was the percussion captain in …

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