Mr. J.K. Jessee Mr. James K. (J.K.) Jessee age 78 of New Tazewell, TN was born July 4, 1933 and passed away August 24, 2011 in the Claiborne County Hospital. He attended Lone Holly Baptist Church. He retired from the Claiborne County Co-op. He was a board member of Farm Bureau and a life long farmer. He is preceded in death by his: Parents: Herbert and Esther Jessee Sons: Jackie Lynn Jessee David Alan Jessee Brothers: Carl Jessee, Billy Jessee, and Harold Jessee Sisters: Ada Blalock, Blanche Cole Betty Sweet and husband Oscar He is survived by his: Loving wife of 59 years: Shirley Jessee of New Tazewell, TN Son: Rex Jessee Daughters: Remona Jessee Karen J. Harper and husband Gregg Grandchildren: Harley Jessee Derek Harper Lindsay (Harper) and Joey Pounds Sister: Marie and Buddy Hickman Sister-in-law: Ruth Jessee And a host of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends Friday, August 26, 2011 from 6:00PM until 8:00PM at the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted 11:00AM Saturday in the Claiborne-Overholt Chapel with the Rev. Larry Beeler and Rev. Tim Cosby officiating. Music provided by the Holt Family. Burial in the Burch Cemetery at Straight Creek.