- [S25] Smith Mortuary Company, www.smithmortuary.com, 24 Nov 2006.
Born: January 26, 1922
Died: November 24, 2006
Services: Funeral service 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 27, 2006 at West Chapel, Smith Mortuary with Pastor Wayne Friday officiating.
Visitation: The family will receive friends 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Sunday, November 26, 2006 at Smith Mortuary.
Acuff, James Gale age 84 of Maryville, passed away Friday, November 24, 2006 at Blount Memorial Hospital after a long struggle with lung cancer. He was a member of Fairpark Wesleyan Church. He was a WWII veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps and retired from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He was preceded in death by his parents, Evart & Reva Acuff; sisters, Imelda Nicely & Marie Chambers; son-in-law, Bob Meadows. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Bernice Duggan Acuff; children, Charlene Meadows of Lufkin, TX; Jama Acuff of Sharpsburg, GA; Scott Acuff and wife Shirley of Sparta, TN; Mark Acuff and wife Gayle of Fuquay-Varina, NC; five grandchildren, Holly Bridwell and husband, Wade, Robin Lovelady, David Meadows, Scott Acuff Jr., Seth Acuff and wife, Jennifer; five great-grandchildren, Meggan, Morgan & Caleb Bridwell, Boyd Lovelady & Zachery Acuff; brother & sister-in-law, Charlie Boyd & Dorothy Acuff of Alcoa; and a loving extended family. The family would like to thank special caregiver, Ruth Zellner, the medical staff of Blount Memorial Hospital and the Acuff’s neighbors. The family will receive friends 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Sunday, November 26, 2006 at Smith Mortuary. Funeral service 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 27, 2006 at West Chapel, Smith Mortuary with Pastor Wayne Friday officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Gardens with military honors. Smith Mortuary, Maryville, handling arrangements, 865-983-1000.
Cemetery: Sherwood Memorial Gardens
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Evart Acuff
Spouse's Name: Reva Evans
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Event Date: 02 May 1916
Event Place: , Union, Tennessee
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51977-3
System Origin: Tennessee-VR
GS Film number: 976342
Reference ID: 2:1W2XQ25