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Obituary for Joseph Moseley Nowell, Sr.

Joseph Moseley Nowell, Sr. age 75 of Knoxville died peacefully on August 26, 2017. He was born in Trenton, Tennessee to Mary Moseley Nowell and Ben B. Nowell as the youngest of four siblings. “Papa Toots”, as he was called lovingly by his grandchildren, graduated from Peabody High School in 1959 and the University of Tennessee Pharmacy School, in 1963 as a member of Phi Delta Chi. After graduating, Joe Sr. moved to Knoxville where he met his wife of 53 years, Caroline Haun Nowell. He established his independent pharmacy ownership by purchasing East Tennessee Discount Drugs in Lenoir City. Joe was rewarded for his hard work by being appointed to The Tennessee Board of Pharmacy as a member in 1981 and as president in 1986. Joe was a member of the Sequoyah Hills Presbyterian Church. He was a great man whose legacy will be remembered in his love of pharmacy and family. Preceded in death by his parents and brother, Ralph Jerry Nowell. Joe Sr. is survived by his wife, Caroline Haun Nowell; sons, Dr. Joseph Moseley Nowell, Jr. and wife, Angela Styles Nowell, Dr. Walker Eugene Nowell, Sr. and wife, Dr. Jodi Pryse Nowell; 7 grandchildren, Jane Francis, Sarah, Walker Jr., Chandler, Lillian, Parker, and Caroline Nowell; sisters, Joan Harris of Mylan, TN and Janice West and husband, Gary West of Nashville, TN. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 27th at First Baptist Church Concord in the Chapel. Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. with Pastor Chuck Robertson officiating. Graveside services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.


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Visitation

Sunday

27

Aug

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
First Baptist Church Concord

11704 Kingston Pike
Farragut, TN 37934

The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday at First Baptist Church Concord in the Chapel.

Funeral Service

Sunday

27

Aug

4:00 PM
First Baptist Church Concord

11704 Kingston Pike
Farragut, TN 37934

Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. on Sunday at First Baptist Church Concord in the Chapel.

Funeral Service

Sunday

27

Aug

4:00 PM
First Baptist Church Concord

11704 Kingston Pike
Farragut, TN 37934

Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. on Sunday at First Baptist Church Concord in the Chapel. Graveside services will be private.

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