|Birth: ||Jun. 23, 1923|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2008|
From the LaFollette Press, Thursday, July 24, 2008:
Ernest Napier, 85 of LaFollette, passed away July 16 at St. Mary's Health & Rehab in LaFollette. He was retired from the U.S. Army after 23 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys Napier in March 2003; son, James Estel Napier.
He is survived by his children, Bonnie Jean Rieve of Caryville, Ernestine Smith and husband Carl, of Jacksboro, James Napier and wife Carole, of Jellico, and Kym Byrge and husband Brad, of Caryville; brothers, Joe Napier and wife Recia, of Pineville, KY, Clell Napier and wife Clara, of Middlesboro, KY, and Ralph Napier and wife Hazel, of Pineville, KY; grandchildren, Terri Waterworth and
husband David, of MN, Patricia Boswell and husband Steve, of Caryville, James Rieve of Fairbanks, AK, Pam Smiddy and husband Dan, of LaFollette, Rebekah Coffey and husband James, of Clinton, Rachel Napier of Jellico; 12
great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held July 18 in the Walters Chapel with Rev. James Coffee and Rev. Jasper Walden officiating. Graveside service and interment were held
July 19 at Bakers Forge Cemetery with full Military Honors conducted by the Campbell County Honor Guard.
Walters Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Thelma Gladys Napier (1921 - 2003)*
Bakers Forge Memorial Cemetery
Created by: Larry & Edie Doepel
Record added: Jan 27, 2009
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