Bobbie Joel ThomasNovember 24, 1942 -October 8, 2023Bobbie Joel Thomas age80, departed this life onOctober 10, 2023. Hewas born on November24, 1942, to the late E.M.Thomas and Thelma KiddThomas. Bobby was amember of the BethaloniaUnited Baptist Church. Inaddition to his parents, hewas preceded in death byhis wife: Carol R. PeirceThomas; Son: Denny JoelThomas; Sister: RuthTerry; Brothers: Leon &Lloyd Paul Thomas. He issurvived by Sons: Dillard& David Thomas (Trenna);many various grandchildrenand great grandchildren;sister: EvaleeThomas; Special Friend:Quality Home Health. Thefamily will receive friendson Wednesday, October 11,2023, from 10:00 am until11:00 am in the Chapelof the Four Oaks FuneralHome of Oneida. Burialwill follow in the HazelValley Cemetery.Pallbearers will be familyand friends. You may light a candle tribute in his honor by visiting www.fouoaksfuneralhomes.com.Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida is honored tobe serving the family ofBobbie Joel Thomas.
Joann ByrgeJanuary 5, 1958 -October 7, 2023Joann Pennington Byrge,age 65, was born in Oneida,TN on January 5, 1958,and departed this earth onSaturday, October 7, 2023,at her home with family byher side. She was a diehardTennessee football fan thatloved her grandchildrenmore than anything in thisworld. She lived a wonderfullife until the Lordcalled her home.She was preceded indeath by her father, VirgilPennington; aunt, Effie (Mami) Pennington;and sons, Gary DwaynePennington and James(Jimmy) Clifton Byrge.Joann is survived by hersons, Bobby Joe Byrgeand wife Amber Smith ofOneida, TN and Billy JoeByrge and wife VeronicaByrge of Helenwood, TN;sister, Diane Bryant ofMissouri; grandchildren,Brooklyn Smith, ElijahByrge, Isaiah Byrge,Raelyn Brooks, EastonBabb, Benton Byrge, andLilly Byrge; many otherrelatives and friends.Graveside service will beon Tuesday, October 10,2023 at 6 p.m. in the PenningtonFamily Cemeteryin the Pine Hill communitywith Bro. Mike Manningoffi ciating. Pallbearers willbe family and friends. West-Murley FuneralHome is serving the family of Joann Pennington Byrge.
Galen Don SharpeJanuary 9, 1935 -October 7, 2023Rev. Galen Don Sharpe,age 88 of Locust Grove,GA, passed from this lifeon Saturday, October 7,2023, at his home surroundedby his family.Born January 9, 1935, inScott County, TN, he wasthe son of the late WalterAllard ‘Pete’, and PernaLowe Sharpe. He was ahusband, father, grandpa,great grandpa, and apreacher and pastor formore than 50 years. Rev.Sharpe retired from GeneralMotors, Lakewood,and loved to hunt and fi sh.He was married to thelove of his life, Betty JuneChambers Sharpe, for 65years.In addition to his parents,he was preceded in deathby his wife: Betty JuneChambers Sharpe; sister:Marcia Lou Honeycutt;brothers: Mylus, HarryLee, Sherlow ‘Vic”,Bobby, and Oscar “Holt”Sharpe; and daughter-inlaw:Karen Sharpe.Rev. Sharpe is survivedby his sons: RandySharpe of Morrow, GA, Rev. Anthony (Sebrenia)Sharpe of Locust Grove,GA; 6 grandchildren:Mandy (Wesley) Johnston,Jr. of Forsyth, GA,Jennifer (Eddie) Eubanksof Stockbridge, GA,Christy (Chris) Hall of Adairsville, GA, Crystal(Mark) Rutledge ofOxford, GA, Ryan (Julie)Sharpe of Griffi n, GA, andDaniel (Rebekah) Sharpe of Cragford, AL; 21 great grandchildren; sisters:Greta (Ronald) Cook,Norma TN, and WandaWilder, Cookeville,TN; brother-in-law: JimElkins; special cousin:Jennifer Boshears; 2 special grandbabies: Lukas and Amelia Hemphill;several nieces, nephews,other family members andfriends. Friends may visitwith the Sharpe family on Wednesday, October11, 2023, from 6:00 –8:00 p.m. in the Chapelof Jones & Son FuneralHome.The funeral service will beheld on Thursday, October12, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. inthe Chapel of Jones & SonFuneral Home with Rev.Mark Hatfield officiating. Committal service will follow in the Strunk Cemetery in the Little Creek Community of Huntsville,TN. Pallbearers will be family and friends.Jones & Son FuneralHome is serving the family of Rev. Galen Don Sharpe.
Jeffrey Lynn ParmleyAugust 30, 1961 -October 7, 2023Jeffrey Lynn Parmley, age62 of Oneida, TN, formerlyof Monticello, KY,passed away peacefullySaturday, October 7, 2023at his home in Oneida, TN.He was born August 30,1961 in Indianapolis, IN;the son of the late Robertand Jean Parmley. He wasunited in marriage to DebbieSmith on July 8, 1983.He is survived by hiswife of 41 years, DebbieParmley; one son IanParker Parmley (Calee).He is also survived bytwo sisters, Karen Abbottand Brenda Wright, onebrother-in-law, Ed Smith(Brenda) and one sisterin-law, Kim Giles (Greg);along with a host of familyand friends who mourn hispassing. In addition to hisparents, he was precededin death by his brother,Jerry Parmley, his fatherand mother-in-law, Earland Grace Smith, and sister-in-law, Melissa Smith.Jeff was known for hismany musical talents.Singing, playing instruments,as well as songwriting. He was an avid, lifetime musician. At home, Jeff enjoyed spending time with his family and especially with his dog, Leia; He loved doing projects outside and she would be there every step of the way. He was an alumnus of EasternKentucky University andUniversity of Louisville.Throughout his career asa licensed clinical social worker, he touched many lives and helped the mover come obstacles with a great passion and dedication to his profession.He became a Christian at a young age and was amember at Mt. Zion BaptistChurch. Later in life he and his wife, became members of Mill SpringsChristian Church. After leaving Wayne County kept their membership at Mill Springs ChristianChurch. Their son, Ian was baptized there as well.Mt. Zion Baptist Church and Mill Springs ChristianChurch have always remained dear to the family.Memorial services will beheld Saturday, October 21,2023 at 2 pm at the MillSprings Christian Church.In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy maytake the form of donations to: The Multiple SclerosisSociety. You may light a candle tribute in his honor by visiting www.fouroaksfuneralhomes.com.This obituary is being posted as a courtesy to the family by Four Oaks FuneralHome of Huntsville and Oneida. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time.
Ondus Earldon NorrisFebruary 18, 1941 -October 9, 2023Ondus Earldon Norris, age82 of Jamestown, passedaway on Monday, October9, 2023, at the CumberlandMedical Center. Funeralservices will be held onMonday, October 16,2023, at 2:00 pm at theJennings Funeral HomesChapel in Jamestown. Burialwill follow in the AllardtCemetery. The familywill receive friends onSunday, October 15, 2023,from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pmat Jennings Funeral HomesChapel in Jamestown.Ondus is survived by his:Children, Jeffrey Norrisand wife Racheal. DebraRamirez and husbandCatrino. Sherry Vandercook,& Melissa Norris. 7Grandchildren, 15 GreatGrandchildren, Brothers,James H. Norris, LesterWayne Norris, LowellElliott Norris, Sisters, VirginiaFaye Styles, LindaJefferson, Kathleen Bartlett,Sandra Seckel,. He ispreceded in death by his:Wife, Loretta (Slaven)Norris, Parents, Lester andReeda (Jeffers) Norris,Brothers, Charles andLloyd Norris, Girlfriend,Jewel Hall.This obituary is beingposted as a courtesy to thefamily by Four Oaks FuneralHome of Huntsvilleand Oneida. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time.