- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 22 May 1999.
REAGAN, CHESTER "BUCK" - age 76, of Gatlinburg, died Friday, May 21, 1999. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Brownlow and Nancy Reagan; beloved grandson, Jeffrey Adam Owenby; brothers, Dave, Fred and Logan Reagan; sisters, Cora Ogle, Pearl Whitted and Lissie Ward. He was an Army Veteran of World War II and a member of Banner Baptist Church. Mr. Reagan worked at E.L. Reagan's Furniture Shop for 52 years.
Survivors: wife of 53 years, Sally "Irene" Reagan; daughter, Patsy Ann Reagan; daughter and son-in-law, Mary and David Owenby; sons and daughters-in-law, June and Linda Reagan, Rick and Joyce Reagan, Mike and Tamara Reagan, Randy and Tammy Reagan; 12 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sister, Ruby Manis and husband, James; brother-in-law, James "Lum" Ownby and wife, Janavee; sister-in-law, Lou Cole; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services 7 p.m. Sunday at Smoky Mountain Baptist Church, Rev. Dee King, Rev. Bruce Ogle and Rev. Bill Cantrell officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Monday in Caton's Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Charlie Cole, mark Owenby, Eric Reagan, Josh Reagan, Steve Jenkins and David R. Ownby. Honorary Pallbearers: John and Jake Reagan, Joe Ward, Roy Manis, Billy Cole and Sandy Owenby. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Smoky Mountain Baptist Church. Atchley Funeral Home in charge.
- [S74] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume IV, 1987-1999, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 21 May 1999.
Reagan, Chester Brownlow "Buck" 76 b. 7-1-22 Gatlinburg d. 5-21-99 DOA SMC cabinet maker f. Brownlow Reagan m. Nancy Reagan WW II veteran educa 8 Caton's Chapel Cem Survivors: wife Sally Irene Ownby 317 Little Caney Rd Gatlinburg 2 dau Patsy Ann Reagan May & David Owenby 4 sons June & Linda Rick & Joyce Mike & Tamara Randy & Tammy 12 gc 4 ggc 1 sis Ruby & James Manes bro-in-law James "Lum" & Janauel Ownby informant Mary Lou Owens 358 Little Caney Rd Gatlinburg.