- [S83] Willis LaRue Funeral Home Records, (Cocke County, Tennessee).
Clay Shelby Buckner obituary
- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 15 Jun 1999.
Orlola (Bucky) Funk, 79, of Carrboro, North Carolina, formerly of Morristown, passed away Saturday, June 12, peacefully at her home.
Mrs. Funk proudly served as a captain in the Army Nurses Corp during World War II and the Korean Conşict.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald A. Funk; parents, Clay and Ethel Buckner; and sisters, Azalia Comfort and Aradia Overholt.
Survivors: son and daughter-in-law, Timothy and Koren Funk of Carrboro, North Carolina; sister and brother, Lerneda Buckner and H.D. Buckner of Knoxville; nieces, Anne Chandler of Knoxville, Alison Buckner, M.D., of Baltimore, Maryland, and Roberta Leichty of Evansville, Indiana; nephew, Dooley Buckner of Knoxville; and many other nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Mayes Mortuary with Richard Goodman ofŞciating. Interment to follow in Union Cemetery in Newport.
The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.
Mayes Mortuary, Morristown, is in charge of the arrangements.