Raymond Dugger, age 84, of Erwin, passed away after a brief illness on Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at the Unicoi County Memorial Hospital. Mr. Dugger was a native of Unicoi County and a son of the late Jake J. and Maude Good Dugger. Raymond was a member of Calvary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. He loved fishing with his fishing buddies. In addition to his parents, Mr. Dugger is preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor Miller Dugger and a brother, Howard Dugger.
Raymond Dugger has left behind to cherish his memory:
Nephew: James Dugger and wife, Melvie of Eustis, FL
Nieces: Julie Wylie and husband, Steve of Myrtle Beach, SC
Marlo LaPorte and husband, Sam of Elizabethton
Sister-in-laws: Jean Foster and husband, Buck Foster of Erwin
Joyce Miller of Erwin
Barbara Wallace of Elizabethton
Frances Dugger of Eustis, FL
Several Great Nieces and Nephews
The family requests the honor of your presence as we honor and remember the life of Raymond Dugger in a funeral service on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend David Crutchfield will officiate. Vocal selections will be provided by Gary Amos. A graveside committal service will follow at Roselawn Memory Gardens. Serving as pallbearers will be the Regular Fellows Sunday School Class. A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 1:00 PM and continue until service time on Saturday at Valley Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family would like memorial donations be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 540 Adams Street, Erwin, TN 37650.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed by visiting our website at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Raymond Dugger, through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 North Main Avenue, Erwin, Tennessee 37650, 423-743-9187.