- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 3 Dec 2005.
Payton Louis Proffitt obituary
- [S113] Manes Funeral Home, (http://www.manesfuneralhome.com), 14 Aug 2007.
(February 11, 1945 - August 14, 2007)
Norma Edna Proffitt, age 62, of Newport passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband, Payton Proffitt; parents, Richard and Pawnee Stokely. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Sonja Turner of Newport; daughter, Sherry Turner of Newport; brother, Roger and Christine Stokely of Cosby; two grandchildren, Maisie and Lindsey Hazelwood of Newport; nephews, Roger Wayne Stokely and wife Melissa, Brandon and Jordan Stokely; niece, Melanie Moyers and husband Gary, and Skylar Seagle; also several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held 8:00 pm, Thursday, August 16, 2007 in Manes Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Robert Ball and Rev. Wade Holbrook officiating. Graveside services will be held 10:00 am, Friday, August 17, 2007 in Union Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm Thursday at Manes Funeral Home prior to the funeral services.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Northport Baptist Children Ministry, 488 Duncan Street, Newport, TN 37821
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Richard Stokely
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 23 Jan 1943
Event Place: Cocke, Tennessee, United States
Spouse's Name: Pawnee Rogers