Kynsley Rae Sharp

Kynsley Rae Sharp – age 8 weeks, born September 2, 2022, peacefully fell asleep in Daddy and Mommy’s arms on October 27, 2022 at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. She touched the lives of many on her journey, from friends they made in the hospital to random strangers who stumbled upon her story. Everyone who heard about her or knew her knew how hard she was fighting and made them want to fight right along with her. We were all so blessed to know her and will keep her memory alive daily. Fly high up there sweet girl.

She is preceded in death by, great grandfathers, Darrell Beeler, E. J. Ray, great great grandmother, Reva Beeler, great great uncle, Clyde Beeler. Kynsley is survived by parents, Tyler Sharp and Ashley Ray Sharp; grandparents, Cynthia and Scott Ray, Alice and Bill Lawson, and Eric Hickman and Valarie O’Dell Moore; great grandparents, Jeanette Beeler, Charles and Louise Sharp and Randell and Judy Davis; aunts and uncles, Austin (Ashton) Ray, Addison Jones, William (Sandy) Beeler, Dallas (Morgan) Boggs, Travis (Myranda) Russell, Tonia (Kelly) Pittman, Heather (Justin) Johnson, Wayne Beeler, David (Mary) Beaver, Megan Lecce, Katrina (Mike) Sharp, and Cheyanne Lawson; cousins, Heather (Eli) Keck, Tatum Keck, Shane and Bryton Beeler, Walker Ray, Kolson Boggs, Whitley, Easton and Greyson Russell, Araya and Autumn Beeler, Kayla Nicely, Lilly Sharp, Zayne Beeler and Braxton Sharp. We would like to thank Dr. Emily, nurses, Brittney, Kelly, Alex and Rachel, Respiratory Therapist Danielle, as well as many other doctors and nurses at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital who took such good care of our sweet girl.

The family will receive friends 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 1, 2022 in the Trinity Funeral Home Chapel. The service to follow with Reverend Canaan Blankenship and Reverend Matthew Leonard officiating with music provided by Jeremy Raley and Emmaline Jenkins. Family and friends will meet 11:45 a.m., Wednesday November 2, 2022 to proceed to Pleasant View Cemetery for a 1:00 p.m. graveside service. Trinity Funeral Home, LLC, Maynardville, has the honor to serve the family of Kynsley Rae Sharp. 865-992-5002


Alan Gray Sherman

Alan Gray Sherman-age 77 of Maynardville, TN born December 18, 1944 passed away Saturday morning, November 26, 2022 at his home. He was a member of St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, Knoxville. He was a retired Veteran of the Viet Nam War with the United States Navy at the rank of Master Chief with 24 years of service and was awarded several medals and accommodations including a Purple Heart.

A. J. Williams

A. J. Williams-age 92 of Luttrell went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, November 23, 2022 surrounded by his pride and joy, his children. He was a member of Mountain View Church of God of the Union Assembly. He had a great love for his church family, music and fox hunting. Preceded in death by his loving wife, Betty Williams; parents, Jim and Pearl Williams; brother, Doffise Williams; sisters, Oleda Hutson, Lela Williams; grandson, J. R. Creech.

Pearl Chao Sharp

Pearl Chao Sharp

Pearl Chao Sharp
October 14, 2022 6:08 am·
Pearl Chao Sharp, 72, of Lawrenceville, wife of Roving Photographer Frank Sharp, passed away October 1 at Northside Hospital in Lawrenceville from pancreatic cancer. She was born on February 7, 1949, in China, but escaped to Taiwan during the war with China.

Pearl C. Sharp

Brenda Burkhart

Brenda J. Burkhart-age 78 of Knoxville, born April 25, 1944 in Harlan County, Kentucky entered the gates of Heaven Thursday, November 17, 2022 with her family by her side. Friends and family will miss Brenda’s bossy demeanor and her hands-on hips sassy self; but more importantly, we will miss her contagious smile, her caring nature and her genuine love for everyone she met. Brenda was preceded in death by parents, Denvir, Sr.

Cynthia "Cindy" Buckner

Cynthia E. “Cindy” (Hensley) Buckner-age 56 of Corryton passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at North Knoxville Medical Center. She was of the Baptist faith. Preceded in death by husband, Johnny Christopher “Chris” Buckner; granddaughter, Chloe Young; parents, Everett and Ollie Mae (Green) Hensley; sisters, Carolyn Muncey, Linda
Carroll, Barbara Ann Hensley, Thelma Jean Carroll, Katherine Hunter, Virginia Sweet; brother, Earl (Pap) Hensley.

Katelyn Ashton Garrett

Katelyn Ashton Garrett – age 18 of Corryton, passed away Friday, November 11, 2022 at U T Medical Center. Our beautiful precious Kate lost her battle to AML. She fought long and hard and was so brave. Not only for all of us, but for her perfect baby girl, Madison Grace. We know that Katelyn is no longer in pain. She went through those Pearly Gates. Katlyn gets to walk with our Father, hug her mother and hold her baby girl.

George O. Sweet

George Odra Sweet-age 62 of Maynardville went to be with the Lord suddenly Thursday afternoon, November 10, 2022 at his home. He was a member of Locust Grove Baptist Church. He loved wood working in his own wood working shop and also loved hunting, especially archery. Preceded in death by his parents, George and Alice Sweet; brothers, Lawrence, Jeff and Rome Sweet.

Sue Sharp Bailey

Sue (Sharp) Bailey-age 79 of Union County/Knoxville went Home to be with the Lord Wednesday evening, November 9, 2022. She was saved and of the Baptist faith. Sue’s quote was that her Lord never disappointed her. She was a retired employee of the former Standard Knitting Mill and The Palm Beach Company. Preceded in death by parents, John and Rosie (Shoffner) Sharp; brothers, Dave Sharp, Lee Bob Sharp; sisters, Polly Sheckels, Lela Mae Weaver, Linda Harrell, Faye Hicks; father and mother-in-law, Jay and Alberta Bailey.

J R Masingo

J R Masingo-age 64 of Sharps Chapel went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at Claiborne Medical Center. He was a member and deacon of Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Former employee of England-Corsair in Tazewell. Preceded in death by parents, Sillus and Mattie (Ray) Masingo; sister, Mossie Masingo; brother, Charles (Chub) Masingo.