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Recent Obituaries





Carl B. "Fat Papaw" Skeens

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Carl B. “Fat Papaw” Skeens, age 72, of Bristol, VA, passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. Carl was born on January 2, 1944 in St. Paul, VA, a son of the late Arch and Lilly Hurd Skeens. He lived in the Bristol area most of his life and he was the re Read More

Elmer Francis Richardson

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Elmer Francis Richardson, age 66, of Blountville, Tenn., passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2016 in Johnson City Medical Center. He was born on January 11, 1950 in Damascus, VA a son of the late Delmer Asberry and Gay Bertha Richardson. Elmer was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served during Read More

Carolene Jenkins Carrier

Friday, May 27, 2016
Carolene Jenkins Carrier, age 91, of Bluff City, Tenn., passed from this life to her eternal home in heaven prepared for her by our Holy Father on Friday, May 27, 2016. Carolene believed to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. She spent her life as a loving homemaker and care Read More

James Franklin Frye

Thursday, May 26, 2016
James Franklin Frye, age 93, of Bristol, TN, passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at Johnston Memorial Hospital. James was born July 28, 1922 in Bristol, Tennessee, a son of the late Paul and Susie Murray Frye. He was a US Army veteran, having served in World War II. Mr. Frye lived in the Bri Read More

Barbara Ann Hutchins Deel

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Barbara A. Hutchins Deel, age 72, of Bristol, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. She was born June 6, 1943 in Bristol, Tenn., a daughter of the late Joe Hutchins and Virginia Trammell. Barbara was a lifelong resident of the Bristol area. Read More

Jesse Lee Canter Sr.

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Jesse Lee Canter Sr., age 80, of Bristol, Tenn, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the Wellmont Hospice House. He was born July 12, 1935 in Washington County, Va., a son of the late John Thomas and Flora Jane Canter. Jesse was a lifelong resident of the Bristol ar Read More