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Jackie Earl Atwood, age 68, of Johnson City, Tennessee and formerly of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, April 13, 2015. He was born on April 10, 1947 to the late Ford and Velma Kirby Atwood. In addition to his parents, Jackie was preceded in death by a brother, Teddy Atwood and special grandmother, Bitha ‘Nanny’ Kirby.

Judy Ann McMichael, age 65, Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at the Johnson City Medical Center. She was born on October 14, 1949 to the late Walter and Gertrude Eggers McMichael.

Nell Rhea Arnold, age 97, of 895 Sandy Road, Mountain City, passed away on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the Mountain City Care Center. She was born January 11, 1918 in Johnson County to the late Stacy Tester and Alice Mains Tester. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Duff Arnold; a granddaughter; Stacy Anglemyer; as well as special friends Herman Timbs and Dean Stout. She was also preceded by five sisters, Commie McElyea, Zilda Mains, Blanche Morefield, Sally Blevins, and Lucy Arnold; as well as four brothers, George, Claude, Robert, and Jack Tester; also by her daughters-in-law, Virginia Arnold and Janice Arnold. She was a member of Central Baptist Church, a Red Cross volunteer, as well as a volunteer at the old hospital.