Fred L. Brummett, age 82, of Unicoi, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2013 at the Center on Aging and Health. Mr. Brummett was a native of Unicoi County and a son of the late David and Pansy Conley Brummett. He had worked for Gordons Furniture and Thomasville Furniture where he retired after 39 years of service.
He was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Brummett was preceded in death by one brother, D. C. Brummett.
His wife of 56 years, Lois Whitson Brummett:
Brothers: J. B. Brummett of Unicoi;
Lee and Dorcas Brummett of Unicoi;
Sisters: May and Dave Hoffman of Unicoi;
June Elliott of Erwin;
Sisters-in-Law: Bennie Tipton of Erwin;
Madeline and Iss Barnett of Erwin;
Special Friend: Buddy Osborne;
Several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5:00PM to 7:00PM on Sunday March 10, 2013 at Valley Funeral Home. A graveside committal service will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, March 11, 2013 at Roselawn Memorial Park in Johnson City with Rev. Dallas Greg officiating, and a eulogy offered by Donald Britt.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Fred L. Brummett through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.