Mildred Ruth Caughron
Mildred Ruth Caughron, age 85 passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at Colonial Hills Nursing Center. She was a Charter Member of Victory Baptist Church, and taught Sunday School for many years. Preceded in death by: Husband, Kenneth Lee Caughron; Son, Thomas Dewayne Caughron; Parents, Noah & Missouri Abbott; Sister, Eddis Farr. Survivors include: Sons & Daughters-in-law, Richard L. & Darlene Caughron, Kenneth E. & Janice Caughron all of Maryville, and Steve P. Caughron of Birmingham, AL; Brother & Sister-in-law, Conrad Earl & Marlene Abbott of London, KY; Grandchildren, Rick Caughron & wife Toni of Maryville, Darren Caughron & wife Tracy of Maryville, Nathan Caughron & wife Rachel of Maryville, and Callie Caughron; Great-Grandchildren, Christopher Lee & Ashley Nicole Caughron of Maryville, Kathryn AnnElise & Cade Rilyn Caughron of Maryville. The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff of Colonial Hills Nursing Center for the care given to our loved one, especially the nurses on the B-Unit. Family and friends will assemble for graveside service and interment at 2:15 pm, Saturday, April 23, 2011 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery with Rev. Rex Everett officiating. Family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 pm, Saturday, April 23, 2011 at Smith Trinity Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to: Alzheimer’s Association, 2200 Sutherland Ave., Knoxville, TN 37919. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.