Sunday, July 19, 2015

Dorothy Imogene Fugate

Rogersville - On Thursday (July 16, 2015), Dorothy Imogene Fugate fell asleep after a brief illness, and is currently awaiting the return of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

She was born July 2, 1934, to Samuel Summer and Hattie Lee Trammel of Rogersville,  She was the sixth of ten children.  She attended Price Public Elementary School and Swift High School, and received an Associate's Degree from the last graduating class of Swift Memorial Junior College in 1955.  Imogene was a retiree of TRW Automotive in Rogersville, Tennessee.

She was married to the late Robert Fugate in 1957 and was the mother of four children.  Imogene was the proud grandmother of five granddaughters, whom she cherished dearly:  Kia Fugate, Whitney Fugate, Rachel Gardenhire, Jessica Gardenhire, and Sophia Fugate.

Imogene was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Trammel, brothers William, Samuel, James, and John, her sister Marilyn, and her oldest son Robert Aaron.

Left to cherish Imogene's memory are her children Tony of Rogerville, Michael of Brunswick, Georgia, Mary Madeline (Richard) Gardenhire of Cleveland, Ohio;  brothers Maurice Trammel and Phillip (Connie) of Rogersville;  Charlie Trammel of Detroit, Michigan, sister Carolyn A. Cox of Kingsport;  sisters-in-law Gertrude Trammel of Chattanooga, Joanne Long of Huntsville, Alabama, and a host of loving nieces, nephews and loving friends.. also a very special friend who was dear to her heart, Roy Dennis of Rogersville.

A visitation with the family will take place from 10 AM to 11 AM on Wednesday at the Russell Chapel AME Zion Church, 307 N. Hasson Street, Rogersville, Tennessee.

A memorial service will follow at 11 AM.

Christian-Sells Funeral Home in Rogersville is serving the Fugate family.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Herman Andrew Logan

Mr. Herman Andrew Logan, 93, passed away July 6, 2015, at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center following a brief illness.

He was a decorated U.S. Army World War II veteran, which included extended service in a foreign combat zone. Friends and family will attest that discipline and patriotism garnered from his military service remained lifelong attributes.

He was raised in Kingsport, with his brothers and sisters and mother (Zenie) and father (Avery) and remained a lifelong resident for many years. He was a 17-year employee and retiree of Eastman Kodak Company. After the death of his first wife, Emma, he met and married Dorothy and together they shared a life envied and adored by those that knew them. A Dallas Cowboys fan, he was also a knowledgeable enthusiast of many different sports. He devoted as much time as possible to his love of fishing. He attended Mount Zion Tabernacle Holiness Church of Kingsport.

Herman Logan was a man true to his word, who would offer a stranger help, had a heart of gold and smile that lit up the room. He will truly be missed by many.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; daughter, Ella; son, Octavius, his brother and sister, Avery Logan Jr. (Evelyn) and Ruth Ford, and a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces and many close friends.
The visitation for Mr. Herman Andrew Logan will be held Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Clark Funeral Chapel & Cremation Service Inc., 802-806 E. Sevier Ave., Kingsport, Tenn.

Burial will be conducted on Monday at 1 p.m. at the VA National Cemetery, Mountain Home, Tenn. The cortege will depart from Clark Funeral Chapel and Cremation Service Inc. at noon.

Professional services provided by Clark Funeral Chapel and Cremation Service, (423) 245-4971.

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Brenda Steele Leonard


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Thompson, Hall & Jordan Funeral Home-Forest Park
11400 Winton Rd
Forest Park, OH, US, 45240

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Nathaniel (Nate) Smith

Nathaniel (Nate) Smith, 90, formerly of Kingsport, went to sleep peacefully on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 after a lengthy illness.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Elbert and Mrs Nellie Smith, wife Lena Lois, granddaughter Tyonna, and grandson Aye.

He was born and raised in Sullivan County, educated at Douglass High School, Kingsport where he played on the football team. and graduated from Morristown College.  He then served his country in the United States Navy as an SC2C from 1943 to 1946.

He was married to Lena Lois and from this union came three children Oliver (OT or Tim), Howard (Harry), and Natalie.  He was a Mason and a member of the American Legion.

Well known for his great culinary skills, he catered and hosted many events.  He retired from Tennessee Eastman in 1983 after many years of service and in 1991, he and his wife relocated to the Atlanta area.  They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 2000 with all their children and grandchildren in attendance.  Well-loved and respected by his family and friends, he was known as Pops, Captain and Granddaddy to all who knew him.

Nate Smith leaves to cherish his memory a loving sister-in-law Mrs. Mamie Gillenwater;  sons Oliver (Wilburtine), and Howard (Elaine), daughter Mrs. Natalie (Greg) Maines;  grandsons Ryan (Cindy), Aki (Karmen),  Sentel (Ashley),  Gregory (Angela), and Justin (Chemelle);  granddaughters Ayonna (Aaron), Yaina (Ahmed), and Ms. Kawana;  16 great-grandchildren, one great grandchild, and a hold of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and a special friend, Mrs. Virgelia Ellis.

Family will be receiving friends at 247 Dunbar Street.  Services will be held at the Central Baptist Church, with visitation Monday, June 8, 2015 from 6 PM to 7 PM.  Funeral service to follow with Minister Perry Stuckey officiating.

Interment services will be Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 2:30 PM at the VA National Cemetery, Mountain Home, TN.  The cortege will depart from Central Baptist Church at 1:30 PM.

Professional services and care of Nathaniel (Nate) Smith and family are entrusted to Clark Funeral Chapel and Cremation Service, Inc, (423) 245-4971.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Carl Edward Muncey Sr.

  GATE CITY, Va. — Carl Edward Muncey Sr., 80, Gate City, Va., passed away Friday (May 29, 2015) at his residence.

Mr. Muncey was born in Sullivan County, Tenn., on Oct. 14, 1934, and was the son of the late John Muncey and Rena Mae Hattaway.

He retired from the Kingsport Press with 40-plus years of service and attended Hales United Methodist Church, Gate City,Va.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Petty Muncey, Gate City, Va.; daughter, Shannon Muncey, Gate City, Va.; son, Carl Muncey II, Gate City, Va.; granddaughters, Talia Muncey, Gate City, Va., and Candyce Hodges, Johnson City; great-grandson, TaShawn Muncey, Gate City, Va.; and sister, Elaine Floyd, Washington,

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at the Gate City Funeral Home and other times at the residence.

Funeral services will be conducted at noon in the Gene Falin Memorial Chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Steve Templeton officiating.

The Powerhouse Singers and the Hale’s Chapel Choir will provide the music.

Burial will follow the service at Holston View Cemetery, Weber City, Va.

Buster Stacy, Ricky Shoemaker, Stanley Rogers, Phillip Rogers, Robert Goff and David Wolfe will serve as pallbearers.

Richard Maxwell, Mickey Rogers, Bubba Goff, and Anthony Rogers will serve as honorary pallbearers.

An online guest register is available for the Muncey family at

Gate City Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Carl Edward Muncey.

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Roberta "Pat" McClintock

Mrs. Roberta ("Pat") McClintock, 77, departed this life to be with the Lord on Thursday (May 28, 2015), at Centennial Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee after a brief illness.

Pat was born in Rogersville, Tennessee on March 1, 1938.  She graduated from Swift High School in 1955, the year the school closed for integration.  Pat attended Livingston College in Salisbury, North Carolina.  She worked in the Kingsport city school system as a substitute teacher, and also at Holston Defense and North Electric before retiring.

Pat was preceded in death by her husband Bravell McClintock, parents Annie and Giles Watterson,  and her daughter Bravone Lee.

She is survived by her beloved children Ilesia Anderson, Giles McClintock, Will (Twinkle) McClintock, her brother Ralph Watterson and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 1 PM to 2 PM at the Central Baptist Church, 301 Carver Street. Kingsport, Tennessee.  The funeral will follow with Reverend Billy Pearson officiating.  Graveside services will be held at Zion Cemetery following the funeral service.

Please visit to leave an online condolence for the family .

Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home is serving the family of Roberta "Pat" McClintock.

Friday, May 29, 2015

Pat McClintock

Pat McClintock, 77, of Kingsport, passed away on Thursday (May 28, 2015).

Arrangements will be announced by Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport.