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Obituaries 10-23-2014

Posted on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:51 am

KANIA, PAUL, KANIA, age 51, of Tracy City, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, September 23, 2014, in Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester. Paul was employed in industrial sales. He was born in Royal Oak, Michigan and was preceded in death by his father, Ralph R. Kania; maternal grandparents, Melvin and Evelyn Burnett.

Survivors include his children, Steven Paul Kania of White House, TN and Becky Kania of Nashville; mother, Bette Kania of Tracy City; sister, Lisa Kania of Tracy City; brother, Mike Kania of White House; nieces and nephew, Jordan Rice, Jessica White, Casey and Tyler Kania.

A memorial service was held Saturday in the chapel of Foster & Lay Funeral Home with Reverend Clayton Jones officiating. On line condolences may be made at: www.fosterlayfuneralhome.net.

Cremation services were provided by Foster & Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City, TN.

 

SANDERS, RUBY, MARIE, age 91, of Altamont, passed away Thursday at Manchester Health Care.  She was born in Hubbard’s Cove to John Robert Rollings and Mary Jane Jones Rollings who preceded her in death along with her brothers, James, Ralphie, Walter and John Rollings; sisters, Nellie Myers, Grace Sanders and Elsie Clay; husband William Sanders; son, J.D. Sanders; son-in-law, Paul Burnett.  She was a member of Little Creek Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughters. Dean (Wallace) Smith, Acworth, GA, Minnie Burnett, Katherine (Ronnie) Fults, Violet (Carlos) Norris of Altamont; daughter-in-law, Betty Sanders; 12 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Dal Barrett officiating. Burial followed in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Altamont, TN.

 

BRADEN, JEREMY, LOIUS,age 28, of Gruetli-Laager, passed away Sunday October 19, 2014 from injuries he received in an automobile accident.  He was born in Chattanooga on March 23, 1986.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Johnny and Mary Burnett; grandmother, Peggy Braden.   He is survived by his parents, Buster and Diane Braden; brother, Johnny Lee (Chelsea Leigh) Braden; grandfather, Louis Braden; nephews, Baylee Ray and Branson Kase Braden; a host of loving aunts, uncles and cousins. Funeral services were held Monday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Tyler McCullough officiating. Burial followed in the Fall Creek Cemetery.

Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.

 

WHITE, GLENDA, SUE,age 33, of Palmer, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 from injuries she received in an automobile accident. She was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on October 03, 1981. She was preceded in death by the father of her son, Allon Caldwell; companion, Jeremy Braden. She is survived by her son, Trenton Caldwell; mother, Sue (Bill) Lake; father, Glen (Donna) White; sister, Linda White; half-sisters, April and Gracie White; step-sister, Leigh Ann Futrell; half-brother, Johnny White; step-brother, Brian Lake; grandmother, Betty Joe Layne; step-grandparents, James and Doris Lake. Funeral services were held Tuesday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Eddie Birdwell officiating. Burial followed in the Burkett’s Chapel Cemetery.

Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.

 

MCCORMICK, CLIFFORD, L., age 92, a Coalmont, TN resident and a White County, TN native died October 17, 2014 in Cumberland House Hospice in Crossville, TN following a brief illness.

He was a retired employee of the U.S. Corps of Engineers, member of Morrison Church of Christ and son of the late Bransford and Mary Elizabeth Holder McCormick.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wives, Evelyn Kilgore McCormick and Mary Alice Causey McCormick; son, Nelson McCormick; two sisters, Johnnie Elliott and Adalene Cole and three brothers, James, Leon and Clyde McCormick.

Mr. McCormick is survived by two sons, James McCormick of Brentwood, TN and Michael (Ginger) McCormick of Crossville, TN; two daughters, Elizabeth Reed of Spring City, TN and Debbie Rice of Dover, TN; twelve grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren; two sisters, Frances Hall of Whitwell, TN and Doris Winton of Coalmont, TN; one brother, Henry McCormick of Summitville, TN.

Funeral services were held Monday, October 20, in High’s Chapel with Ray Winton officiating. Internment followed in the Jericho Cemetery in White County.

Arrangements were made by High Funeral Home, McMinnville, TN.

 

KEENER, RICKY, LEWIS, age 59, of Gruetli-Laager, passed away at his home, Sunday October 19, 2014.  He was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on May 16, 1955.  He was preceded in death by his father, L.H. Keener. He is survived by his wife, Janice Rose Keener; mother, Joann Keener; son, Caleb Keener; daughters, Kathy Keener and Jennifer (George) Bryant; step-son, Justin Prater; 8 grandchildren. A celebration of his life will be held Thursday October 23, 2014 at the House of the Lord Church from 4:00 PM – 8:00 pm with Bro. Ronnie Partin officiating.  His wish was to be cremated.

Arrangements made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.

 

LAYNE, WILLIE, MAE, BORNE,age 87, of Gruetli-Laager, passed away Saturday October 18, 2014 at her home with her family near.  She was a member of Wesley Chapel Holiness Church.  She was born in Grundy County on April 29, 1927 Jesse Arthur and Ada Bell Nunley Borne who preceded her in death along with her husband, Carl David Layne; infant sister, Velma Letha Borne; sisters, Rosa Gibbs, June Gibbs and Ruby Caldwell; brothers, Howard and Louie Borne. She is survived by her daughter, Cheryl (Kenneth) Layne; brother, Lonnie (Abbie) Borne; granddaughters, Karen (Cecil) McFarland and Connie (Jeff) Meeks; great grandson, J.C. McFarland II.; great granddaughters, Kasey McFarland and Kendra (Justin) Hanner; great great grandchildren, Kaleb Meeks and Alexa Hanner; several loving nieces and nephews. Funeral Services were held Tuesday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Delbert Layne officiating. Burial followed in the Fall Creek Cemetery.

Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.