Andy Honeycutt, 83, of Monterey passed away Nov. 20 at Cookeville Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held Nov. 23 at the Chapel of Goff Funeral Home with Bro. Henry Colbert and Bro. Hoyt Looper officiating. Interment followed in the Mineral Springs Cemetery.
Andy Honeycutt was born April 6, 1928 in Overton County. He was a Putnam County Commissioner for 25 years in the 4th District and had served as a Monterey Alderman. He was a merchant in Monterey with various businesses. He was a member of the Putnam County Beer Board. He attended the Monterey Church of Christ and Monterey Senior Citizens Center. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps Korean War Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Martha Bowman Honeycutt; sisters, Geneva Lambert, Genivia Phipps and Christola Honeycutt; brothers, Willie, Clyde, Haskell and Claudell Honeycutt; and grandchild, Chris Honeycutt.
Surviving relatives include: his wife of 62 years, Virginia Ray Honeycutt of Monterey; daughters, Imalene and husband Terry Pierce and Kathy and husband Todd Hyzer all of Monterey; sons, Glenn and wife Nancy Honeycutt of Rickman, Tony and wife Sherry Honeycutt of Cookeville and Jack and wife Becky Honeycutt of Gainesboro; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Charlie Lee Oakley
Past Auto Manufacturer
Charlie Lee Oakley, 87, of Monterey passed away Nov. 19 at Standing Stone Care and Rehabilitation. Funeral services were held Nov. 21 at Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Interment followed in the Harris Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: George Smith, Bob Matthews, Fred Smith, Gary Harris, Bub Stockton and Douglas Oakley.
Charlie Lee Oakley was born June 11, 1924 in Overton County. He was a past auto manufacturer and was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War serving in the Marines.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Polly Oakley; sisters, Jessie Oakley Smith and Edna Oakley Smith; and brothers, Murf, Shirley, Louis, Hillis, Sid, Walter, John Dave and Frank Oakley.
Surviving relatives include: his nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mary Veatrice Smith
Mary Veatrice Smith, 97, of Monroe passed away Nov. 18 at her home. Funeral services were held Nov. 21 at the Chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Campbell officiating. Interment followed in the Beaty Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Ronnie, Michael, Jeff, Todd, Brent, Nathan, Nick and Tyler Smith.
Mary Veatrice Smith was born May 2, 1918 in Overton County. She was a homemaker and a member of McDonald’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clay and Nora Smith Winton; husband, Richard Aaron Smith; son, Randel Smith; and daughter-in-law, Georgia Smith.
Surviving relatives include: her sons, Kendal Smith, Larry D. and wife Thelma Smith and Ronald and wife Mary Smith all of Monroe and Richard and wife Sue Smith of Nashville; daughter, Donna Sue and husband Larry Pierce of Monroe; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Dr. Jack Michael Roe
Dr. Jack Michael Roe, 79, of Livingston passed away Nov. 18 at his home. Funeral services were held Nov. 23 at the First United Methodist Church in Livingston with Rev. Craig Green officiating. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens. Speck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers were: Mike Qualls, Kelly Coleman, Wayne Ramsey, Jeff Misenhimer, Scott Gore and Kelly Hill. Honorary pallbearers were: Frank Jones, M.D.; Michael Glasscock, M.D.; Dawson Durrett, M.D.; Buckie Parsons, DDS, Johnny Fred Coleman, Charles Langford, Drue Huffines and Charles F. Qualls, Jr.
Dr. Jack Michael Roe was born Feb. 22, 1932 in Putnam County. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Livingston. He graduated with a B.S. degree from Tennessee Tech and the University of Tennessee Memphis with his medical degree. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1958-1962 as a flight surgeon. He practiced medicine in Livingston from 1963 until he became disabled in 1987 delivering babies, setting many fractures, as well as, operating on and caring for patients in the region. He, along with Dr. W.G. Quarles, Jr. and Dr. Jerry Shipley who preceded him in death, formed the Overton County Medical Center. During his career he served for a time as Chief of Staff at Livingston Regional Hospital and the Roe Rehab Center was formed and bears his name in his honor. He was a member of the Overton County Medical Society, the Tennessee Medical Association and the Livingston Lodge #259.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Cox and Alice Clouse Roe; wife, Rosemarie Burnett Roe; brothers, Clarence, David and John Roe; and sister, Phoebe Victoria Rio.
Surviving relatives include: his sons, Dr. Michael and wife Kay Roe of Signal Mountain and Paul David and wife Grace Roe of the Okolona Community; daughter, Laura Ann (Sissy) Roe of Livingston; grandchildren, Chuck Roe and Kristin Roe both of Signal Mountain and Jackson Roe of the Okolona Community; brother, Charles and wife Jessie Roe of Pisgah Forrest, NC; brother-in-law, Sammy Rio of New Britain, CT; sister, Nancy and husband Carlos Turner of Cookeville; sister-in-law, Fern Roe of Carthage; and many nieces and nephews.
Garner D. Padgett
Garner D. Padgett, 79, of Monterey passed away Nov. 21 at his home surrounded by family. Funeral services were held Nov. 23 at the Chapel of Goff Funeral Home with Dr. Ronnie Pierce officiating. Interment followed in the Hanging Limb Cemetery.
Garner D. Padgett was born Oct. 20, 1932 in Hanging Limb. He was a charter member of the Monterey Assembly of God, a licensed General Contractor who took pride in “helping the widows and orphans,” an avid hunter and horseman. But his greatest passion was his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Fannie Wilson Padgett; and siblings, Clema Ferrell, Laura Ferrell, Verna Vaughn, Nola Brown, Ova Key, Amie Roberson, Floyd Padgett, Jr., Artie Jackson and Lelia Perkey.
Surviving relatives include: his wife, Inez Hull Padgett of Monterey; daughters, Debbie and husband Gordon Akins and Michelle and husband David Woodrow all of Cleveland; son, Dwight Padgett of Monterey; grandchildren, Laurel Adkins, Kendall Waid, Abram Woodrow, Jacob Woodrow and Brittany Holloway; great-granddaughter, Annalise Adkins; sister, Hazel Potts of Dayton, OH; and brothers, Leo Padgett of Bay City, MI and Glen Padgett of Saginaw, MI.
Ella Mae York
Ella Mae York, 74, of Hilham passed away Nov. 23 at NHC Healthcare. Funeral services were held Nov. 26 at the Chapel of Hall Funeral Home in Livingston with Bro. Jeff Short officiating. Interment followed in the Campground Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: A.Y. York, Jim Shepherd, Tracey Pemberton, Rocky Dailey, Anthony Coffee, J.R. Stover, Elmer Smith, Richard Daley, Earl Rush, Russell Sentell and Ordin Dulworth.
Ella Mae York was born June 22, 1937 in Burkesville, KY.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Curtis N. and Josey Cleo (Smith) Riddle; and sisters, Mary Ruth Riddle Dailey and Nelda Jean Riddle Bowers.
Surviving relatives include: her daughter, Louelle (York) Gentry of Cookeville; son, A.Y. York, Jr. of Cookeville; step-son, Billy Ray York of Ohio; sister, Veachel Riddle Scott of Burkesville, KY; brother, Johnny Riddle of Burkesville, KY; and grandchildren, Heather LaShay Gentry, Addy Elisabeth York and A.Y. John Curtis York III.
Tilmon B. Allen
Vinyl Siding Installer
Tilmon B. Allen, 81, of Hilham passed away Nov. 21 at the Overton County Nursing Home. Graveside services were held Nov. 23 at Allens Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Dewey Glen Masters officiating. Speck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers were: Lester Tharp, Charles Geesling, James Dale, Jim Geesling, Denny Allen and Cody Allen.
Tilmon B. Allen was born Oct. 2, 1930 in Overton County. He was a vinyl siding installer and of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, McKinley and Mary Taylor Allen; sister, Tilda Dickerson; and brothers, Seymore Allen and William Allen.
Surviving relatives include: his nephews, Delmer Dickerson of Florida, Billy Ray Dickerson and Clyde Dickerson both of Hilham; cousins, Doug and Jeanne Geesling, Earnest and Imogene Geesling and Edison and Eudean Geesling all of Hilham; and several other cousins.
Margie McDonald Peacy
Margie McDonald Peacy, 70, of Livingston passed away Nov. 21 at Baptist Hospital. Funeral services were held Nov. 26 at the Chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. David Brown officiating. Interment followed in the Sylvester Robbins Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Steven Fann, Bill Dyer, Brian Hayes, Donald Berisford, Scooter Smith, Travis Peek, David Clendenan and George Fordyce.
Margie McDonald Peacy was born Oct. 31, 1941 in Overton County. She was a homemaker and a member of Allons Bethel Assembly of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth and Dean Newberry McDonald; son, James Kenneth Smith; and brothers, Alvin Eugene McDonald and Roy Justin McDonald.
Surviving relatives include: her daughters, Lesa Colton and Linda Cheryl Smith both of Livingston; eight grandchildren, including Paige Dyer and Steven Fann; 14 great-grandchildren; and sister, Allie Clendenan of Williamston, MI.
Kevin Douglas Hunter
Kevin Douglas Hunter, 43, of Cookeville passed away Nov. 22 at his residence. Funeral services were held Nov. 23 at the Chapel of Hall Funeral Home in Livingston with Bro. Terry McCloud officiating. Interment followed in the Hunter Cove Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Kurt Hunter, Justin Hunter, Jeff Hunter, Mike Boswell, Brian Dailey and Donald Dailey.
Kevin Douglas Hunter was born May 7, 1968 in Indianapolis, IN.
Surviving relatives include: his parents, Lowell and wife Peggy Hunter of Allons and Donna and husband James Dyer; son, Justin Hunter of Livingston; daughter, Ashley Hunter of Algood; sisters, Teresa Maeda of Cookeville and Debbie Denney of Livingston; brothers, Jeff Hunter of Livingston and Kurtis Hunter of Allons; fiancé, Deb Haynes and girls of Jamestown, KY; and a host of family and friends.
Timothy “Tim” Allen Scott
Timothy “Tim” Allen Scott, 46, of the Double Springs Community of Putnam County, passed away Nov. 26 at St. Thomas Hospital. Funeral services will be held Nov. 30 at Double Springs Cemetery with Harold Ralph Maynard officiating. The Baxter Chapel of Hooper Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Timothy “Tim” Allen Scott was born Dec. 24, 1964 in Putnam County. He attended Upperman High School and was the former owner of A-1 Plumbing. He was also a carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ned Scott; grandparents, Grover and Myrtle Geesling Boles and William Oathy and Clemmie Scott; aunt, Irene Capps; and uncles, Roger Boles and Fred Scott.
Surviving relatives include: his mother, Janice Boles Scott; daughters, Tiffany Scott of Double Springs and Tara Scott of Chapmasboro; sister, Sheri and husband Harold Ralph Maynard; brothers, Rick and wife Meri Scott and Mark Scott all of Double Springs; nieces, Beth and Rachel Maynard and Catie Scott; and nephew, Justin McGarvey.