Obituaries

LONNIE GOUGE -

Lonnie Gouge, 68,of 710 Little Bald Creek Road, Erwin, died Saturday, May 21, 2011, at his home.

He was born March 28,1943 in Unicoi County. Mr. Gouge was the son of the late Robert and Thelma Lewis Gouge.

He was of the Baptist faith.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers: Jerry Gouge, Kenneth Gouge, and Steve Gouge.

Survivors include three sisters, Faye Hughes and husband Ross; Carole Price and husband Lee; Louise Edwards and husband Everette, all of Erwin; two brothers: Bobby Gouge, of Erwin and James Gouge and wife Phyllis, of Procterville, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were held at the Hughes Family Cemetery Monday, May 23, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Gordon Lewis and the Rev. Danny Hughes officiated. Active pallbearers were nephews and great nephews.

Robert Ledford Funeral Home was in charge.