Claiborne - Overholt
1106 Hwy. 33 South
New Tazewell, TN 37825
(423) 626 - 2191
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Mr. Richard A. Jennings
Mr. Richard A. Jennings age 69 of Tazewell, TN was born March 28, 1944 and passed away November 12, 2013. He was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church where he was a very active choir member. After graduating from Claiborne County High School he attended ETSU. Richard was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves and retired from Farm Credit Services after 20 years. He enjoyed farming and was a lifetime farmer as well as a member of Claiborne County Cattleman's Association.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents: Glenn O. and Andra "Cissy" Jennings
He is survived by his:
Wife: Sharon Jennings of Tazewell, TN
Daughter: Andra Radford and husband Joel of Tazewell, TN
Grandson: Andrew Jennings Radford of Tazewell, TN
Brother: Randall T. Jennings of Tazewell, TN
Brother-in-Law and Sister-in-Law: Darwin and Carolyn Moyers of New Tazewell, TN
Nieces: Jessica J. Fritz and husband Cody
Nephews: Travis Moyers and Nathan Moyers
Great Nephew: Gunner Fritz
Several cousins and many other loving relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 3PM till 7PM at the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Eddie Overholt and the Rev. George Walker officiating. Music will be provided by the Cedar Grove Church Choir. Graveside services will be conducted Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11AM in the Overton/Watkins Cemetery with full military honors.
Pallbearers: Tony Jennings, Taylor Jennings, Chester Gibson,
Rick West, Wallace Overton, and John McAfee
Claiborne - Overholt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.