Obituaries for the week of AUGUST 8, 2018

William Earnest Blevins

William Earnest Blevins, age 76, of Jamestown passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Blevins was born November 7, 1941 in Oneida, TN. He was a logger and coal miner.

Mr. Blevins is survived by daughter, Michelle Phillips and husband, Don; step-daughters, Tammy Butler and Carolyn Linder & husband, Tracy; grandsons, William Phillips & fiancee’, Ashley Silcox and Nathan “Shaggy” Phillips & wife, Adela; three step-granddaughters; thirteen great grandchildren; sisters, Wanda Sue Blevins & husband, Joe and Shirley Kaye Burke & husband, Jessie; brother, Tommy Ray Blevins and wife, Carolyn; several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Blevins was preceded in death by father, Daniel Edward Blevins; mother, Laura Bell Blevins; brothers, Charles Kirby Blevins and Ralphord Blevins; and sisters, Mennie Ruth Evans, Martha Christine Babb and Mary Ivalean Blevins….

Becky (Schofield) Cromwell

Becky (Schofield) Cromwell, age 57, of Jamestown passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 at U.T. Medical Center.

Mrs. Cromwell was born January 17, 1961 in Dade City, FL. She worked in the automotive industry.

Mrs. Cromwell is survived by son, Nathaniel Cromwell; daughter, Christi Bullard, and husband, Christopher; granddaughter, Hannah Bullard; brothers, Danny Schofield & wife, Phyllis and Darrell Schofield & wife, Sherry.

Mrs. Cromwell was preceded in death by father, Huston Eugene Schofield; mother, Betty Lou (Wilson) Schofield; son, Jason Cromwell; and sister, Geneva Sue Schofield….

Ellie Louise Jesseph

Ellie Louise Jesseph, age 68, of Crossville passed away Monday, July 30, 2018 at Signature Health Care of Fentress Co.

Ms. Jesseph was born December 8, 1949 in Newton, KS. She worked in insurance sales.

Ms. Jesseph is survived by son, Rocky Lynn Sweet; sisters, Amanda Butts and Diana Schmidt; brothers, Sam Jesseph, Dennis Jesseph and Carl Jesseph; seven grandchildren.

Ms. Jesseph was preceded in death by father, Dennis Oliver Jesseph; and mother, Peggy Ann (Tripses) Jesseph….

Wendy Lane Lambert

Wendy Lane Lambert, age 50, of Jamestown passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018 at her home

Mrs. Lambert was born June 12, 1968 in Baltimore, Maryland. She was a waitress.

Mrs. Lambert is survived by sons, Brian Heacock, Brandon Heacock & wife, Jessie and Bradley Everwine; two grandchildren; sisters, Deborah, Cindy and Sandra.

Mrs. Lambert was preceded in death by parents, Richard and Louise (McGee) Charlton….

Carol Pearson

Carol Pearson, age 63, of Clarkrange passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Miss Pearson is survived by mother, Alice Pearson; and brother, Michael Pearson.

Miss Pearson was preceded in death by father, Henry D. Pearson; and grandparents, Earnest Baldwin & Bammie Norris Baldwin….

LeVera May Peters

LeVera May Peters, age 80, of Jamestown passed away Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Signature Health Care of Fentress Co.

Mrs. Peters was born August 29, 1937 in Covington, KY. She was a homemaker.

Mrs. Peters is survived by husband, John “Jack” Peters; daughters, Jannis Lynn Jackson & husband, Gregg and Susan Marie Green; stepson, Michael J. Peters and wife, Jenny; step-daughters, Jennifer Lynn Peters Vanmeter & husband, Dan and Susan Ann Peters Kokulis & husband, George; sixteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; brother, William Dietz, Jr. & wife, Donna; and sister, Selma Chipman….

Michael Ray Roysden

Michael Ray Roysden, age 49, of Smithville passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Sarah Cannon Hospital.

Mr. Roysden was Retired from the Navy and Maintenance Mechanic Army Corp of Engineers.

Mr. Roysden is survived by wife, Michelle Roysden; son, Allen Michael Roysden of Murfreesboro; daughter, Sarah Michelle Roysden of Smithville; mother, Evelyene Roysden of Jamestown; brother, Ricky (Diane) Roysden of Jamestown; and sister, Pam Conner of Albany, KY.

Mr. Roysden was preceded in death by father, Billy Roysden….

Judy Stevens

Judy Stevens, age 69, of Jamestown passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Jamestown Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Stevens is survived by son, Scott Stevens & wife, Lena; daughter, Trina Stevens; brothers, Bill Sewell, Roger Sewell and Michael Sewell; sisters, Debbie O’Sullivan, Pam Baz and Becky Boles; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Stevens was preceded in death by husband, Stuart Stevens; parents, Harold & Billie Jean Sewell; brother, Ronald David Sewell; and sister, Linda Taylor….

Read the rest of the Obituaries in this weeks Fentress Courier.