Obituaries For The Week Of February 21, 2018

HERBERT EARL CARTER

Herbert Earl Carter, age 65 of Clarkrange, passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Carter was born January 10, 1953 in Fentress County.  He was a truck driver.

Mr. Carter is survived by son, Tony Carter and wife Jennifer; two granddaughters, Andrea Carter and Cieara Carter; sister, Jo Copley; and four brothers, Daris Carter and wife Laurie, Buddy Carter and wife Barbara, Sonny Carter and wife Wanda and Boyd “Hippie” Carter.

Mr. Carter was preceded in death by father, Jessie James Carter; mother, Etta (Hicks) Carter; twin brother, Hubert Carter; and an infant brother, Willie Carter.

Graveside memorial services were held at Weaver-Winningham Cemetery with Bro. Ray Cooper officiating.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of services.

JIMMY CLAYTON GUNTER

Jimmy Clayton Gunter, age 70 of Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Tennova Healthcare of Jamestown.

Mr. Gunter was born August 5, 1947 in Pickett County, Tennessee.  He was a brick mason.

Mr. Gunter is survived by three sons, Stacy Gunter, Lucas Gunter and wife Melissa and Joseph Alan Gunter; six grandchildren; brother, Bobby Gunter and wife Doris; and three sisters, Wilma Brady, Pauline King and husband Larry and Grace Doss.

Mr. Gunter was preceded in death by father, Barlow Gunter; mother, Audie (Beaty) Gunter; granddaughter, Mallory Gunter; and four brothers, Johnny Gunter, Charles Gunter, Gratis Gunter and Buster Gunter.

Funeral services were held Friday, February 16, 2018 in the Chapel of Jennings Funeral Home with Bro. John B. Mullinix officiating.  Burial followed in the Franklin Cemetery in Jamestown.  Pallbearers included Bobby Gunter, Dave Gunter, Spencer Doss, Billy Doss, Mike Doss, Charles Ellis Doss and Donnie Koger.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of services.

LINDA WRIGHT HAIRE

Linda Wright Haire, age 70 of Clarkrange, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Cumberland Medical Center.

Mrs. Haire is survived by husband, David Haire; son, Bubba Wright; two daughters, Margie Atchley and husband Willis and Melinda Threet; two brothers, Eddie Phillips and wife Cindy and Brady Phillips; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Haire was preceded in death by parents, Oscar and Mary Phillips; first husband, Kenneth Wright; sister, Lela Skiver; and sister-in-law, Naomi Phillips.

The family chose cremation.

Mundy Funeral Home of Clarkrange, Tennessee was in charge of services.

JENNIE MARGARET HURST

Jennie Margaret Hurst, age 92 of Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Tennova Healthcare of Jamestown.

Mrs. Hurst was born September 2, 1925 in Jamestown, Tennessee.  She was a banker.

Mrs. Hurst is survived by two sons, David Hurst and Brent Hurst; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Mrs. Hurst was preceded in death by husband, Arthur Hurst; son, Stephen Hurst; father, William Ross Phillips; mother, Stella (Stockton) Phillips; daughter-in-law, Deborah Garrett; three sisters, Helen Hinds, Hazel Foy and Jean Hull; and three brothers, Dale Phillips, Benjamin Phillips and Clyde Phillips.

Funeral services were held Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Jennings Funeral Home with Bro. Gregg Jacobs officiating.  Burial followed in the Taylor Place Cemetery in Jamestown. Pallbearers included Elia Hurst, Isaac Hurst, Mathew Hurst, William Meadows, Matthew Hull and Tim Hull.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of services.