- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 11 Nov 2003.
Jean Worde obituary
- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 22 Nov 2004.
WORDE, RALPH LEE - age 63 of Maryville, died Monday, November 22, 2004 at Blount Memorial Hospital. He was a member and deacon of Madison Avenue Baptist Church and Manager of Milan Wholesale Tire, and Owner of Two Blount County School Buses. Preceded in death by: wife, Billie "Jean" Worde parents, Allen Lee & Mamie Sue Worde. Survivors include: son and daughter-in-law, Scott & Becky Worde of Maryville daughter and son-in-law, Sheri & Mark Owenby of Maryville grandchildren, Heath & Logan Owenby, and Avery Worde brother and sister-in-law, Howard & Nancy Worde of Maryville sister, Carolyn Jones of Villa Rica, GA mother-in-law, Ellean LaPasser finance', Paula Wolfe of Maryville. Funeral service will be at 8:00 pm, Tuesday, November 23, 2004 at Madison Avenue Baptist Church with Rev. Glenn Cummings officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, November 24, 2004 at Grandview Cemetery for the interment. Memorial donations may be made to: Madison Avenue Baptist Church Building Fund, 1918 Madison Avenue, Maryville, TN, 37804 or The Empty Pantry Fund, 223 Clarion Ave., Maryville, TN 37803. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 8:00 pm, Tuesday, November 23, 2004 at Madison Avenue Baptist Church. Smith Mortuary, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.
- [S1] U. S. Social Security Death Index, 411-66-9813.
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