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Chris G. Upton

March 14, 2020

Mr. Christopher G. Upton age 46 of Tazewell, TN was born May 11, 1973 and was welcomed into his heavenly home on March 14, 2020. He was a member of Midway Baptist Church. He was a member of the TNT Fire Department for 20 years. He took pride as a 2nd turn track steward at Tazewell Speedway. Chris was a welder at Homesteader for 18 years. He umpired little league, and enjoyed playing slow-pitch softball for many years. He was preceded in death by his Grandparents: Sewell and Gencie Upton Robert and Lois Turner Uncle: Steve Turner Aunts: Ruby Overton Star Hutchenson He is survived by his Parents: Hobert and Lela Upton Wife: Kristen Upton Sister: Melissa Pancake Nephews: Vince and wife Kayle Pancake Michael Pancake Several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Pallbearers: Byron Turner Jonathon Miracle Mike Anthony Johnny Parker Cory Gregory Donnie Petty The family will receive friends Thursday 19, 2020 from 5PM till 7PM with funeral services to follow in the Claiborne~Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Ronnie Pressnell and Reverend Danny Sexton officiating. Music will be provided by Jamey Brown and Chelsey Estes. Graveside services will be Friday at 11AM in the Upton Cemetery. ~ Claiborne-Overholt Funeral home is honored to be serving the family ~
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Visitation

Thursday, March 19, 2020

5:00 - 7:00pm

Claiborne ~ Overholt Funeral Home

1106 TN-33, New Tazewell, TN 37825

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Funeral

Thursday, March 19, 2020

7:00 - 8:00pm

Claiborne ~ Overholt Funeral Home

1106 TN-33, New Tazewell, TN 37825

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Friday, March 20, 2020

11:00am - 12:00pm

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