Current Obituaries


Current Obituaries

Willie Parker

by DFH Inc. on 11/07/19

Willie Parker, 66, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019 in Knoxville, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Rev. and Mrs. William Butler Sr. Full funeral arrangements will be announced later by Dockery-Senter Funeral Home. Please join us is celebrating a soldier of Christ who got her wings today.  Willie Parker.  Gone to glory and remembered on earth. Mother, Sister, Wife, cousin, grandmother and fellow Sister in Christ! Thank you for flavoring our lives with your personality.  Please give prayers, condolences or mention something you liked about Mawmaw Parker.  


Mother Willie Irene Parker 


Nov 16, 2019

Visitation:10 am

Homegoing Service: 11 am

Interment after service location is a cemetery right next to the church. 

Repass : 

Rock of Ages Baptist Church

420 W 13th N st

Morristown TN 37815

FYI- Pictures will continue to be updated to this collage.

Parker and Butler Family

Robert Henry Jenkins

by DFH Inc. on 10/23/19

Robert Henry Jenkins sunset Tuesday, October 22, 2019. He was a graduate of Morristown College High School and Knoxville College. He played a very active role in Reunion of the Ages, and photography was his favorite hobby. He retired from the Hamblen County School System in 2007. He found joy in spending time with his kids and grandkids during the holidays, with Christmas being his favorite. He was preceded in death by his mother, Margaret Flemings; father, Robert Jenkins; brother, James Jenkins; and brother, William Douglas Scott. He is survived by daughters, Teresa Stewart of Nashville, Margaret Jenkins of Smyrna, Georgia, and Carla (David) Dalton of Morristown; his son, Robert Leon Jenkins of Morristown; two nephews and one niece, Cecil Jenkins of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Gene and Junior of Washington, DC; a host of grandkids, great-grandkids, and cousins; and a very special lady in his life for decades, Linda McDermott. The family will receive friends 1 – 2 p.m., October 26 at Dockery-Senter Funeral Home with the funeral services to follow at 2 p.m. Burial will follow funeral service at Hamblen Memory Gardens.

Josephine Goins Houston

by DFH Inc. on 10/21/19

Josephine Goins Houston died on Saturday, October 19, 2019 in Morristown at 93 years old. The graduate of Morristown College was active in the community where she volunteered for more than 17 years, contributing thousands of hours to the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen. Houston was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, and one of the joys of her life was the time she spent supporting Dr. E.G. Lynch and his family. She was preceded in death by her mother, Jeanette Cox of Morristown; her father, Joseph Cox, Sr. of Morristown and husband Claude L. Houston of Morristown. She is survived by her daughters Janice Jackson and Claudine Jackson; grandchildren: Lisa Jackson Prewitt of Atlanta, Georgia; Lorene Jackson, and Polly (Ronnie) Johnson of Knoxville, Tennessee; great-grandchildren; Cassidy and Cameron Johnson and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends: including Janie Mae Coleman of Morristown; Dr. Alpha Alexander of Morristown; Wallace Coleman of Cleveland, Ohio; Carl (Caresteen) Bowman of Columbus, Ohio; Becky (Al) Wilker of Knoxville; and Leonard (Ashley) Sparks Jr. of Indianapolis, Indiana. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, October 23 at Dockery Senter Funeral Home, with the Receiving of Friends held prior, from 2 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Peggy Monday

by DFH Inc. on 10/17/19

Peggy Monday, 88, passed away early Saturday morning, Oct. 12, 2019, at Heritage Center in Morristown. Arrangements will be announced later by Dockery-Senter Funeral Home.

Jorge Zalapa Estrada

by DFH Inc. on 10/13/19

Jorge Zalapa Estrada, 42, passed away Thursday, October 3, 2019 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Arrangements will be announced later by Dockery-Senter Funeral Home.

Betty Sue Stewart

by DFH Inc. on 09/22/19

Betty Sue Stewart, 65, passed away Friday night at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. Arrangements will be announced later by Dockery-Senter Funeral Home.

Jeri Ochampaugh

by DFH Inc. on 09/15/19

Jeri Ochampaugh, 69, passed away Friday at home. Arrangements will be announced later by Dockery-Senter Funeral Home.

Dana “Danny” Gale Lawson

by DFH Inc. on 09/08/19

Dana “Danny” Gale Lawson’s suffering and pain was finally relieved when his tedious struggle of life came to an end and he went to be with the Lord Sunday, August 25, 2019. Danny was born on November 14, 1975, in Rogersville. Danny was loved by so many and is already missed so much. He was preceded in death by his father, James Leon Lawson; and his mother, Linda Gail Bradford. He is survived by his fiancé, Amanda Trent; his children, Monica Smith-Allen, Danny Lawson, Deyonda Lawson, and Brianna, Tristen, Madyson, Andrew, and James Dana Lawson; his siblings, Molena Dowell, Roger Bradford, Ronnie Lawson, Jennifer Price, James Lawson, Benjamin Lawson, and Raven Ramsey; his grandchildren, and lots of nieces and nephews, cousins, aunts, and uncles. Arrangements are private, contact family for more information.

Fortino Martinez Reyes

by DFH Inc. on 09/08/19

Fortino Martinez Reyes, 28, passed away Sunday, Sept 1, 2019 at his home. He will be returned to Mexico for burial. Arrangements TBA.

Beatris Hernandez

by DFH Inc. on 08/28/19

Beatris Hernandez, 19, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2019. A funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday 31, 2019 at Dockery-Senter Funeral Home in Morristown.

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