Williams, Aaron L., Jr. (Cleveland)

Monday, May 16, 2022
Aaron L. Williams Jr., 69, of Cleveland, passed away on May 7, 2022. He was born on Aug. 9, 1952. He was happily married to Kim Williams, his wife of 48 years. He retired from Duracell in Cleveland. He was of the Baptist faith. In his spare time, he loved to hunt and fish. He also loved to ride Harley Davidson motorcycles.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Aaron and Emma Williams, Sr.; his in-laws, Richard and Marie Shay, Sr.; and his grandson, Caleb Shae Harrod.

He was survived by his wife, Kim Williams; his sons, Aaron L. Williams, III (wife, Sirena), of Old Fort and Harley D. Williams (wife, Brandi), of Cleveland. His daughters, Jolene Watson (husband, Justin), of Old Fort and Rhiannon Light (husband, Chris), of Cleveland; his siblings, Linda Braden (husband, David), of Decatur, Jean Gadd, of Old Fort, David Williams, of Decatur and Robert Williams, Sr. (wife, Diane), of Cleveland; grandchildren, Kelsey Harrod, Garrett Williams, Kaylee Williams, Corbin Light, Rheagan Light, Nolan Light and Dakota Watson; great-grandchild, Aurora Elaine Lee; and several nieces and nephews.

A Remembrance of Life will be held at a later date by the family.

Smith, Freddie "Jo" (Cleveland)

Ware, Wilma Jean (Cleveland)

Miller, Glenda K. (Spring City)


Freddie "Jo" Smith made her way to heaven on June 30, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was known as a truly devout Christian woman that shared her love for God to everyone. Her worn Bibles ... (click for more)

Jean Ware, 82, of Cleveland, departed this life on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at Tennova Healthcare. Born on Dec. 5, 1939 in McMinn County to the late Alton and Eva Watson, she was a longtime resident ... (click for more)

Glenda K. Miller, 65, died on Sunday, July 3, 2022, at her home. She was born on March 19, 1957. Glenda was a graduate of Rhea County High School, “Class of 1975”. She continued her education ... (click for more)



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Smith, Freddie "Jo" (Cleveland)

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Ware, Wilma Jean (Cleveland)

Jean Ware, 82, of Cleveland, departed this life on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at Tennova Healthcare. Born on Dec. 5, 1939 in McMinn County to the late Alton and Eva Watson, she was a longtime resident of Cleveland and an active member of Phillippi Baptist Church. She was retired from American Uniform and enjoyed traveling, cross stitching, reading and spending time with her family. ... (click for more)

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