76 year old Darnell Sevier of Gordonsville died Friday at his home.
Darnell was born May 30, 1936 in Overton County, TN the son of the late Charles Clural Sevier and Mary Edith Hunter. He married his Wife and Mother of his Children, Thelma Lynch Sevier on March 9, 1954, and she preceded him in death on February 18, 2009. Darnell is also preceded in death by his Son; Steve Sevier, and four Siblings, Arvil Sevier, Donie Sevier, Onie Crawford, and Bonnie Mullins. He was a church leader and a Sixty year member at the Macedonia Baptist Church. Darnell worked as a farmer and retired from Tredegar Industries. He married Eva Sevier on May 27, 2012.
Mr. Sevier is survived by his Wife; Eva Sevier of Gordonsville, TN, Six Children; Janice (Michael) Ballard of Gordonsville, TN, Patricia (Steve) Massey of Elmwood, TN, Melissa Gregory of Lebanon, TN, Eric (Peggy) Sevier of Gordonsville, TN, Ferlin Sevier of Gordonsville, TN, and Sammy Sevier of Gordonsville, TN. Son-in-Law; Gary Gregory of Lebanon, TN. Two Stepchildren; Vickie (Jerry) Smith of Mt. Juliet, TN, and Pam (Curtis) Shelton of Temperance Hall, TN. One Sister, Juanita (Horace) Gore of Gordonsville, TN. Seventeen Grandchildren and Thirteen Great-Grandchildren also survive.
Funeral Services for Mr. Sevier are scheduled for Monday, June 4, 2012 at 1 PM at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes with Bro. Steve Bode and Bro. Charlie Pollard officiating. Interment will follow in the Gordonsville Cemetery.
Visitation with the Sevier Family will be at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Sunday from 12 Noon to 8 PM and on Monday from 10 AM until service time at 1 PM.
The Sevier Family requests in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to assist with the funeral fund.
The Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.