Posts made in June, 2016

David “Newt” Michael Fletcher

Posted on Jun 30, 2016 in Obituaries | 0 comments

David “Newt” Michael Fletcher

Age 65

Of Riceville

Passed away Thursday, June 30, 2016

At his home.

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Phillip Levoy Elrod

Posted on Jun 26, 2016 in Obituaries | 4 comments

Phillip Levoy Elrod

Age 61

Of Englewood

Passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016

At his residence.

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Delores Jean Mullett Yoder

Posted on Jun 25, 2016 in Obituaries | 2 comments

Delores Jean Mullett Yoder, Age 77, Of Englewood, TN Passed away Friday, June 24, 2016, At Her home.

A native of Fort Gay, West Virginia, she lived many years in Daleville Indiana, and the last 15 years in Englewood, TN.

She was a daughter of the late John Mullett and Gladys Cyrus Earl and was preceded in death by a sister Marie Newkirk, and nephew Michael Newkirk.

Survivors include:

2 Daughters:

Starria Robertson (husband Robert Gaghins) of Oologah, OK

Deida Chambers (husband Mike) of Daleville, IN

A Son: Daniel Yoder of Englewood, TN

A Brother: Lee Earl of Indiana

11 Grandchildren

14 Great-grandchildren

Nephew: Kevin Newkirk of Muncie, IN

Niece: Lesa Reading of Indianapolis, IN

Funeral services will be 11 AM Tuesday at Saltpetre Baptist Church In Saltpetre, West Virginia with Pastor Chris Wilson Officiating. Burial will be in Lynch Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 AM Tuesday at the Church prior to the Funeral Service.

If you are unable to attend the visitation or service, sign the guest registry at

Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the local care of Delores Jean Mullett Yoder.

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James Lee Moses

Posted on Jun 25, 2016 in Obituaries | 0 comments

James Lee Moses

Age 82

Of Athens

Passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016

At U T Medical Center in Knoxville


A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was a son of the late Farley and Georgia Ann Bowers Moses and was preceded in death by two sisters, Mozelle Phillips and Ruth Frye; two brothers, Jerry Moses and Glenn Moses; sons-in-law, Terry Ware and Edward Falls; special friend, Bill Moses. He was a veteran of the TN. Army National Guard, a member of the Masons and was a member of South Liberty Baptist Church.


Survivors include his wife,

Mary Boggess Moses of Athens

Three daughters and one son-in-law,

Debra Ware of Riceville

Shelia and Lynn King of Ten Mile

Pam Falls of Athens

Two sons and one daughter-in-law,

Mike Moses of Athens

Micky and Nancy Moses of Decatur

Eleven grandchildren: Jeremy Ware, Jeff King, Jamie King, Lisa Angell, Beth Falls, Tommy Moses, Shelley Moses, Stephanie Purkey, Janelle Ford, Allyson Stotts, and Matt Moses.

Twenty two great grandchildren

One sister and brother-in-law,

Betty and Calvin Queen of Niota

Two brothers and one sister-in-law,

Roy Moses of Cleveland

Bud and Jerri Moses of Athens


Graveside services will be 6 pm Tuesday in Mars Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Lynn King officiating.


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Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of James Lee Moses.

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Boyd “Toby” Jenkins

Posted on Jun 14, 2016 in Obituaries | 2 comments

Boyd “Toby” Jenkins

Age 79

Of Riceville

Went home to join the Lord on Tuesday, June 14, 2016

At his residence.

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