Jeffers, Debra "Debbie" (Dayton)

Sunday, January 24, 2021
Debra “Debbie” Jeffers, 66, of Dayton, passed away on January 22, 2021 at Hospice Care Center. She loved to shop and spend time with her family. Debbie was a member of New Bethel United Methodist Church in Dayton.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Snider; father, Earl Snider; brother, Jim Snider; and sister, Lucille Clark.

She is survived by her companion, Tom Travis; son, James Disney; daughter, Jamie Keith (Disney); sister, Sharon Filyaw; brother, Dennis Snider; and grandchildren, Bailee Keith, Caleb Keith and Knox Disney.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28 at Rigsby Cemetery in Pikeville, with Gary Keith officiating.

Nelson, Mildred Janice (Sweetwater)

Parker, Tammy Renea (Decatur)

Ray, Alleen W. (Cleveland)


Mildred Janice Nelson, 81, a lifelong resident of Sweetwater, passed away on Wednesday morning, February 24, 2021 in a Sweetwater hospital. She was born on Jan. 29, 1940 in Sweetwater, a daughter ... (click for more)

Tammy Renea Parker, 57, of Decatur, passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021. She was born in Athens, the daughter of Glen and Faye Davis. She had her own business as a beautician for 20 years. ... (click for more)

Alleen W. Ray, 97, of Cleveland, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 24, 2021, surrounded by her daughters. She was affectionately known as “NeeNee” by all her family. Alleen enjoyed ... (click for more)



Area Obituaries

Nelson, Mildred Janice (Sweetwater)

Mildred Janice Nelson, 81, a lifelong resident of Sweetwater, passed away on Wednesday morning, February 24, 2021 in a Sweetwater hospital. She was born on Jan. 29, 1940 in Sweetwater, a daughter of the late Reverend Theodore & Myrtle Chapman. She was a very dedicated member of North Sweetwater Baptist Church. Mildred enjoyed crafting, quilting, cooking and, most of all, spending ... (click for more)

Parker, Tammy Renea (Decatur)

Tammy Renea Parker, 57, of Decatur, passed away on Monday, February 22, 2021. She was born in Athens, the daughter of Glen and Faye Davis. She had her own business as a beautician for 20 years. She loved remolding her home and spending time with her grandkids. She was a member of the Walnut Grove Baptist Church in Decatur. Tammy is preceded in death by her mother, Faye; brother, ... (click for more)

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Thelma Ruth Seals Miller

Thelma Ruth Seals Miller, 90, gained her heavenly wings on February 25, 2021, and is now resting in the arms of our savior, Jesus Christ. Thelma was born in the family home on Dec. 3, 1930, in Meigs County, Tn. to George and Leta Seals. Her love for Christ was unending as she was a dedicated member of various Baptist churches with the final one being Jubilee Baptist Church ... (click for more)

Emma Jean Walls Price

Beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Emma Jean Walls Price was called to her heavenly home on Sunday, February 21, 2021. “Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant!” (Matthew 25:21). Born in Chattanooga on Sept. 20, 1944, to Jimmie and Geneva Walls, Emma lived a life of faith, love and graciousness. She was predeceased by her parents and sister, Louise (Charles) ... (click for more)

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