- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 26 Apr 2009.
Jeanette Faye Lane obituary
- [S112] Census, 1930.
Name: John M Painter
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee
Marital Status: Single
Estimated Birth Year: 1924
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Enumeration District Number: 0043
Family Number: 641
Sheet Number and Letter: 30B
Line Number: 85
NARA Publication: T626, roll 2258
Film Number: 2341992
Digital Folder Number: 4548172
Image Number: 00986
Household Gender Age
Parent Geoffrey L Painter M 41
Parent Mary E Painter F 37
Pauline M Painter F 14
Juanita I Painter F 11
John M Painter M 6
Clyde Billings M 34
- [S26] Berry Funeral Home, (www.berryfuneralhome.com), 20 Sep 2009.
John Martin Painter, born March 13, 1924 passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s Residential Hospice in Halls on September 20, 2009. John was married for 58 years to Helen Cole Painter who died June 24, 2009. He was a twice-decorated veteran of World War II, having been awarded medals for going above and beyond the call of duty while on the front lines in Rhineland, Germany. He retired from White Stores as a butcher after thirty-six years. John will be missed by his family and friends and remembered as being a steady person and a hard-worker. He and Helen faithfully attended Wallace Memorial Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by parents Ethel and Geoffrey Painter, a brother Jim Painter, sisters Pauline Whitson, Juanita Nutter, Hazel Painter, Mary Lou Painter, and Jeanette Lane.
He is survived by a daughter, Terri Lynn Howard, and her husband Gene and their son John Howard of Knoxville; and a sister Elizabeth Fine and husband Jack of Powell , and sister in-law Jean Painter of Knoxville, and a host of nieces and nephews that he loved very much. Also left behind are long-time friends Sam D. Snyder, Mark and Allison Snyder Turner, Bob Mize and Teresa Gobel and her grandson Connor who John loved like a grandson, all of Knoxville.
Special thanks to the staff of The Heartland Village of Elmcroft of Halls, Assisted Living Center and also to St. Mary’s Residential Hospice staff.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 10am to 12pm at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel. Family and friends will meet Thursday in the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at 1:15pm for a 1:30pm interment service with Dr. Sean White officiating and full veterans honors.
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 72046398).
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Geoffrey Lee Painter
Spouse's Name: Mary Ethel Good
Event Date: 05 Jul 1914
Event Place: , Washington, Tennessee