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Dewey Willard Ogle obituary
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Hazel B. Ownby obituary
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Martha Ainer Maples obituary
- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 18 May 2009.
August 08, 1924 - May 18, 2009
Birthplace: Sevier County, Tennessee
Resided In: Sevierville, Tennessee
Visitation: May 20, 2009
Service: May 19, 2009
Cemetery: Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens
Verlis Ownby, age 84, of Sevierville, passed away Monday, May 18, 2009.
Mr. Ownby served in the Civilian Conservation Corps, World War II, and retired from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park Service.
He was preceded in death by his wife Hazel Ogle Ownby; parents Matt and Mary L. Ownby; sisters Pearl Franklin, Rose Grooms, Ainer Maples; and brothers Lewis and Homer Ownby.
Daughters: Glenda Bean and husband Ben, Rita Lancaster and husband Tom
Grandchildren: Keith and Mike Bean, Tommy and Mark Lancaster
Great-grandchildren: Ali and Caroline Bean, Taylor, Autumn, and T.J. Lancaster
Funeral service 2 PM Thursday in Atchley’s Smoky Mountain Chapel with Rev. Ben Whitted officiating. Interment will follow in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Wednesday at Atchley’s Smoky Mountain Chapel, Pigeon Forge. (www.atcheyfuneralhome.com)