by DFH Inc. on 02/12/20
George Richmond, 73, passed away unexpectedly at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System on Monday, February 10, 2020.
He was born August 7, 1946, in Lynch, Kentucky but came to Morristown with his parents as a child at the age of ten. After high school, he served honorably in the U.S. Army. George worked at Phipps Bend (TVA) for many years, then became self-employed with construction and painting residential and commercial businesses. George served as President and member of “The Ebony Outdoorsmen Social Club” for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Paralee Richmond, siblings, Bettye Jo Richmond Webster and Charles Edward Richmond, step-son, Kevin Bragg, niece, LaRochelle Still and nephew, Samuel Webster, Jr. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife Cynthia ‘Janie’ Richmond of 21 years; son, Maurice Rucker; daughter, Gail Richmond; stepson, Michael (Vicki) Bragg; sister, Dorothy Holness; several grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
The family will receive friends from Noon until 1 p.m. at Dockery-Senter Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., with Pastor William Butler Sr. officiating.
Interment will be in Hamblen Memory Gardens.
by DFH Inc. on 02/12/20
Anna Mary Sherles, born February 11, 1935 in Russellville, Tennessee transitioned peacefully in her sleep to her heavenly home on February 8, 2020. She was preceded in death by her father, Hugh William ‘Bill’ Sherles; mother, Edith Jackson, and her son, Morris Brian Sherles. She is survived by two daughters, Edith Sherles and Anna Sullivan (Robert); and two sons, Marshall Serles (Lynn) and Marlon Sherles; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; siblings of the McCoo and Shorter families from Big Stone Gap, Virginia, and a plethora group of family in southwest Virginia, east Tennessee, Florida, Washington State and other areas worldwide. She was truly loved and will be greatly missed by many. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Dockery-Senter Funeral Home in Morristown, Tennessee. A graveside service will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Russellville Cemetery. Flowers will be welcome or, in lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society.Arrangements by Dockery-Senter Funeral Home.