Obituaries for the week of AUGUST 1, 2018

Arnold Asberry

Arnold Asberry, age 62, of Jamestown, TN  passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at Cumberland House Hospice.

Mr. Asberry is survived by wife, Debbie Asberry; brothers, Charlie Asberry & wife, Melissa, Ray Asberry & wife, Valerie and Stacy Asberry; sisters, Patricia Norman & husband, Howard, Elsie Neal & husband, Danny, Dannetta Duncan & husband, Roy, Tracy Smith and husband, Daniel and  Crystal Johnson & husband, Kerry……

Georgia Faye Burke

Georgia Faye Burke, age 81 of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Jamestown Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Burke was born September 2, 1936 in Jamestown, Tennessee.

Mrs. Burke is survived by sons, Dale Sheppard and wife, June, James Burke and Brian Burke; daughters, Meacheal Goney & husband, Elbert, and Gale Reed & husband, Mark; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and sisters Margie Perkins and Ella Jean Buttram…..


Jimmy Lee Gunter

Jimmy Lee Gunter, age 79 of Alpine passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Gunter was born May 6, 1939 in Byrdstown, TN. He was an automotive worker.

Mr. Gunter is survived by wife, Dean (Criswell) Gunter; daughter, Gail Davis and husband, Joe; sons, Ricky Lee Gunter and Gregory Allen Criswell and fiance’, Stephanie; daughters, Jacqueline Faye Faunda and husband, Richie and Dawn Renee Johnson and husband, Tim; fourteen grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Oakie Smith; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Mr. Gunter was preceded in death by father, James Edward Gunter; mother, Otlie (Whited) Gunter; brothers, Shelby Gunter and Donnie Gunter; and sisters, Arlene Smith and Geraldine Taylor…..

Read all of the obits in this weeks Fentress Courier.