Etowah, Tennessee
423-263-6700



Service:
Private family services will be held at a later date.
We invite you to visit the Moses family guestbook and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Friday, April 3, 2015
John Michael Moses, age 44, of Englewood, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015, at his residence. Born in Kansas, he spent most of his life in McMinn County and was of the Baptist faith. He was a graduate of McMinn Central High School and the Nashville Auto Diesel College. He enjoyed working on cars and spending time with family and friends. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Pete and Mary Torres; and paternal grandparents, Sam Houston and Ellen Moses. He is survived by his parents, Troy and Mary Lou Torres Moses of Englewood; brothers, Troy Moses II and wife Crystal of Englewood and Jason Moses of Johnson City; niece, Maria; and nephews, Troy III, Trajan and Talon. Several other extended family members and friends also survive.
Service:
Private services will be held at a later date.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of Ms. Lockard and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Helen Elizabeth Williams Lockard, age 94, of Calhoun, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015, at her home. The daughter of the late Ernest and Mary Hartman Williams, she was born in Pennsylvania and lived most of her life in Florida before spending the last twenty years in Tennessee. She was a member of the Athens Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Lockard, Sr. Survivors include children, Eileen Rekittke and husband Bruce of Athens, Raymond Lockard, Jr. and wife Darlene of Calhoun, and Alicia Szhwarzkoff of Orlando, Florida, ten grandchildren, and sixteen great-grandchildren. Several other extended family and friends also survive.
Service: 03/23/2015
A graveside service will be held at 1p.m. Monday, March 23, 2015 at Cambria Baptist Cemetery with Reverend Scott Cardin officiating.
The family will receive friends from 11a.m. -12:30p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of little Annabelle and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Thursday, March 19, 2015
Little Annabelle Sophia Toney, infant daughter of Kaitlin Saari and Aaron Toney, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her maternal grandparents, Stephanie Kurth of Etowah and Tom Saari of Etowah; paternal grandparents, Kim Ayers of Englewood and Joe Toney of Virginia; aunts and uncles, Evelyn Toney of Virginia, Kyle Saari of Loudon, Dalton Kepley of Englewood, Ryan Saari of Etowah, and Joseph Toney of Englewood. Several other extended family members also survive.
Service: 03/20/2015
Funeral services will be conducted at 8 p.m. Friday, March 20, 2015 from the chapel of Serenity Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Vest officiating. Family and friends will gather at 11am Saturday at the funeral home and proceed to Wildwood Baptist Church Cemetery for the 12 noon committal service.
The family will receive friends from 5-7:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of Slack and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Anna Lou Slack, age 87, of Englewood, passed away Tuesday evening, March 17, 2015, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. The daughter of the late Henry and Dona Richardson Harris, she was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and a lifetime member of Wildwood Baptist Church. Anna was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother. She loved her large family and friends. She loved her church and attended until her health prevented her attendance. She taught Sunday school for several years and also taught a Sunday school class for shut-ins as well. She worked at Eureka Sewing for twenty plus years and retired from Athens Products after twenty plus years. She was a avid bowler and bowled in various leagues for many years and was a huge Atlanta Braves fan as well. She loved to quilt and travel. She made her first trip to the beach at 85 years old! All who knew her loved her and she will be greatly missed by her family and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by the love of her life, her husband of 67 years Paul Slack; sisters, Lorene Webb and Ruth Grady, and an infant brother. She is survived by: Daughters and sons-in-law, Cathy and Terry Seymour of Athens, Pauline and Jeff Smith of Pinson, AL Sons and daughter-in-law, Arlin and Debbie Slack of Englewood Clinton Slack of Englewood Seventeen grandchildren Taleitha Billingsley , Misti Ghorley, Brandee Coppinger, Carla Roberts, Macy Beard, Renee Morgan, Stephanie Hornsby, Kathryn Green, Sara Ingram, Samamtha Ferry, Justin Slack, Aaron Slack, Drew Slack, Brandon Slack, Jonathan Slack, T.J. Seymour, and Courtney Moore Thirty-two great-grandchildren Lacey McKeehan, Richie Smith, Nicholas Smith, Adam Smith, Jordan Smith, Noelle Mobley, Hunter Sisson, Callie Slack, Maddie Slack, Alyssa Coppinger, Cassie Coppinger, Cameron Coppinger, Cole Beard, Morgan Beard, Auggie Moore, Xochie Moore, Parker Sutton, Isabelle Ingram, Gavin Ingram, Ryan Slack, Joe Slack, Lorah Bonner, Trapper Hornsby, Cara Plaster, Catie Roberts, Isaac Ferry, Landon Slack, Ridge Slack, Holly Slack, Michael Slack, Heath Ferry, and Zeppelin Ferry. Nine great-great grandchildren Hunter McKeehan, Keyaora Smith, De ‘Ante Smith, Heavenlee Smith, Jayla Smith, Azriel Smith, Clara Belle Plaster, Baileigh Smith, and Cooper Slack one brother, Walter Harris and wife Carolyn of Etowah; sisters-in-law, Ruth McElhaney and husband Kyle of Englewood, Betty Rowland, Nellie Sneed, Mary Lynn Slack and Barb Slack all of Englewood, and brother-in-law, Carson Slack of Etowah. Several nieces, nephews, and other extended family members and friends also survive.
Service:
Private family services will be held at a later date.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of Frankie Johnson and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Frankie Lynne Johnson , age 57, of Sweetwater, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Parkridge Medical Center in Chattanooga. The daughter of the Late Franklin Willett and Cecile Merideth Walker Lowe, she was a native and lifelong resident of Monroe County. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Kay Lowe and Earline Perdue; and a baby sister, Lavon. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Patrick and Melissa West of Philadelphia, TN and Timothy and Kayla west of Tellico Plains; grandchildren, Kaylin and Trent West; sisters, Rhonda Stokes and husband Robert of Jasper and Paula Walker of Sweetwater; and special friends, Brenda Costner,Sis Davis, and Jack Morgan.
Service:
At Fred’s request,a private family service will be held at a later date.
We invite you to visit the Harrawood Family guestbook and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Sunday, March 1, 2015
Fred James Harrawood, age 68, of Englewood, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015 at Starr Regional Medical Center in Etowah. The son of the late Elzie and Violet White Harrawood, Fred was raised in the Kankakee Area of Illinois and had lived in McMinn County for the past ten years. Survivors include his loving wife of 35 years, Shirley Boudreau Harrawood of Englewood and a host of relatives and friends.
Service: 03/10/2015
Memorial services will be held at 4p.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, in the chapel of Serenity Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 3-4p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of Larry Rowe, Sr. and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Larry A. Rowe, Sr, age 66, of Etowah, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015, at his residence. The son of the late Robert and Hazel Parton Rowe, he was born in Indiana and spent the last 15 plus years in McMinn County. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed going to flea markets and spending time with his family and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Jeanette and Doris Faye; and grandson, Shane Tessier. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Michelle Burns Rowe of Etowah; children, Karen Roper of Etowah, Michael Rowe of Muncie , IN, Larry Rowe, Jr. of Hamilton, IN, Christopher Rowe of Muncie, IN, Lynn Morton of Athens, and Dewayne Mullenix of Muncie, IN; and a special niece April Johnson of Ten Mile. Twenty grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, and other extended family members and friends also survive.
Service: 03/06/2015
Family and friends will assemble at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015 to process to Conasauga Cemetery for a graveside service at 2p.m. Friday
There will be no formal visitation at the funeral home.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of Stoney Stewart and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Saturday, February 28, 2015
Stoney Stewart, age 51, of Etowah, passed away Saturday February 28, 2015, at his residence. Born in Dunlap, he had spent the last ten years in McMinn County . He enjoyed gardening, listening to music, and spending time with the love of his life, his wife Darlene. He was preceded in death by his father, Ralph Stewart. He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Darlene Smith Stewart of Etowah; daughter, Sissy Stewart of Dunlap; and best friend, James Wolfe of Tellico Plains. Four sisters, several nieces, nephews and other extended family members also survive.
Service: 03/05/2015
The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 5 from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., followed by a memorial service at 6:00 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Home in Etowah, TN.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Wilson’s memory to the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.
Birth:
Death: Saturday, February 28, 2015
Timothy Darrell Wilson, 54, of Athens, met his Heavenly Father on Saturday, February 28, 2015, after more than a five-year battle with cancer. Wilson is survived by his wife Doris Wilson of Athens and three daughters: Brandi Wilson White of Arlington, VA, Britney Wilson of Athens; and Courtney Watson of Lebanon, TN, and sons-in-law Thomas Jefferson "Jeff" White and Chris Watson. Wilson is also survived by his beloved grandchildren: Thomas Jefferson “Jay” White, Graham Wilson White, and Catherine Hope Watson. Wilson is also survived by his mother, Eva Ledford, and brothers Tony Wilson and Gary Wilson, all of Athens. He is preceded in death by his grandmother, Laura Jack. Wilson was a life-long resident of Athens and an employee of Thomas and Betts for more than 30 years.
Service: 03/04/2015
A celebration of Zolia’s life will be conducted at 7p.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015 in the chapel of Serenity Funeral Home with her grandson, Donnie Maloney officiating. Interment will be private.
The family will receive friends from 5-7p.m. Wednesday prior to the service.
We invite you to visit the guestbook of Zolia Maloney and send a message of comfort.
Birth:
Death: Saturday, February 28, 2015
Zolia M. Maloney, age 84, of Calhoun , passed away Saturday, February 28, 2015 at SkyRidge Medical Center in Cleveland . The daughter of the late Dewey and Lottie Stone Gross, she was born in Kentucky and had spent the last 29 years in McMinn County. She had attended Double Springs Baptist Church. Zolia was a very gifted individual who loved gardening and making crafts. She also enjoyed teaching others many skills involving arts and crafts. Her favorite activity was fishing, which she did very well. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband , Eugene Maloney; sons, Danny and Kenneth Maloney; sister, Florence Gross; and brothers, Wiley and Bill Gross. She is survived by children, Margaret McKnight and husband Herbert of Ohio, Don Maloney of Calhoun, Pat Back of South Carolina, Joan Shelton of Ohio, David Maloney and wife Joyce of Etowah; sisters, Thelma Smith, Violet Angel and husband Pancho, and Judy Templeton; brothers, George Gross and wife Joyce, Dewey Gross, Jr., and Walter Gross all of Ohio; and special friends, Gay Moore and Loretta Maloney. Fourteen grandchildren, thirty-five great-grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and several nieces, nephews, and other extended family members and friends also survive.

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