Hargis, Tommy Gene, Sr. (South Pittsburg)

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Tommy Gene Hargis, Sr., 70, of South Pittsburg, Tennessee, died on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.

 

A former employee of Mohawk and Beaulieu textile mills, he was preceded in death by his parents, James Thomas “Tom” and Mary Jo Smallwood Hargis and infant brothers, Donnie Ray and Kevin Labron.

 

He is survived by his children, Kimberly Hargis (Eugene) Guess and T.J. (Jereann) Hargis; grandchildren, Roy Eugene Guess, and Kevin Labron Guess; uncle, Gerald Smallwood, nephews, Chad (Janet) Smallwood, Shawn (Becky) Smallwood; and cousin, Jim Thomas.

 

Funeral services will be held at the South Pittsburg Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 6:00 p.m. Central time on Saturday, Aug. 17, with Reverend Steve Patterson officiating.

 

The family will receive friends for visitation at the funeral home from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Central Time on Saturday.

 

Memories and condolences may be shared by visiting www.rogersfuneralhome.com.

 

Funeral services have been entrusted to Rogers Funeral Home, 400 Laurel Avenue, South Pittsburg, Tn. 37380, 423 837-7176.


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