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Joseph Wilkins Rutherford

July 12, 1946 April 20, 2018
Joseph Wilkins Rutherford
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Obituary for Joseph Wilkins Rutherford

Joseph Wilkins Rutherford age 71 of Loudon, went to be with the Lord on April 20, 2018. He was a loving husband and devoted father and grandfather. Joe graduated from West High School where he was co-captain of the football team along with his twin brother, Jim. He was a United States Army Vietnam Veteran and retired from Remco, Inc. in Maryville after 37 years. Joe loved University of Tennessee football, Tennessee walking horses and above all his family. He was loved greatly and his loss will be felt profoundly by all who knew him. Preceded in death by his son, Jay Lloyd Rutherford; parents, Lloyd and Kathleen Rutherford, and twin brother, James Rutherford. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Kathryn Rutherford; daughter and son-in-law, Sara Rutherford Reid and Kelly Reid; daughter-in-law, Gina Rutherford; granddaughter, Cassandra Rutherford; grandsons, Joseph Heard and Brody Reid; aunt, Holly McCarthy; several cousins and numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 26th at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday morning in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Stephanie Greene officiating. Family and friends will gather at 1 p.m. on Friday afternoon in the Highland Memorial Cemetery in Knoxville for graveside services and military honors. Serving as pallbearers: Kelly Reid, Dennis Bunch, Zachary Bunch, Charlie Clawson, Greg Ivins, and Mickey Barger. Honorary pallbearers: Dennis McCarthy, Joseph Heard, Bill Birt, Jr., and David Lee Birt. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street in Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.


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Visitation

Thursday

26

Apr

6:00 PM 4/26/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Click Funeral Home

109 Walnut Street
Lenoir City, TN 37771

Click Funeral Home
109 Walnut Street Lenoir City 37771 TN
United States

Funeral Service

Friday

27

Apr

11:00 AM 4/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
Click Funeral Home

109 Walnut Street
Lenoir City, TN 37771

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City

Click Funeral Home
109 Walnut Street Lenoir City 37771 TN
United States

Graveside

Friday

27

Apr

1:00 PM 4/27/2018 1:00:00 PM
Highland Memorial Cemetery

Sutherland Avenue
Knoxville, TN

Family and friends will gather at 1 p.m. on Friday afternoon in the Highland Memorial Cemetery in Knoxville for graveside services with military honors.

Highland Memorial Cemetery
Sutherland Avenue Knoxville TN
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Highland Memorial Cemetery Final Resting Place

Sutherland Avenue
Knoxville, TN

Sutherland Avenue Knoxville TN
United States
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