Roy Gordon Monk

September 13, 1939April 6, 2021

Roy Gordon Monk, 81, of E. Church Street, Greeneville, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at Greeneville Community Hospital East.

Roy was a C.P.A. with Monk and Waddell Tax Service. He was an accountant since 1973 and earned many special friends through his work.

He was a devout Christian and a member of Mt. Bethel Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years: Barbara Monk; children: Billy Wayne (Noelle) Crum, Beverly Monk Waddell and Johnny (Sheryl) Crum; grandchildren: Kryssie Goolsby, Michael Waddell, Breanna (Zak) Mannery, Daniel Crum and Autumn Crum; great grandchildren: Mina Goolsby, James Goolsby, Peyton Mannery, Grace Mannery and Emma Mannery; mother-in-law: Wanda Rupert Ferguson; sister-in-law: Pauline Monk; two brothers-in-law: James (Patsy) G’Fellers and Larry (Gail) Landers; and a special sister-in-law: Joyce (Charles) Simmons.

Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Beverly and Zella Monk, four brothers, and one sister.

The family will receive friends on Friday from 2-4 and 5-7 pm at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

The funeral will be held at 7 pm in the chapel of the funeral home with Rev. Dwayne Steele and Rev. Carl Outhouse officiating.

The graveside service will be conducted on Saturday at 11 am at Graceland Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 10 am to go in procession to the cemetery.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.


  • Barbara Monk, Wife of 30 years
  • Billy Wayne Crum (Noelle), Son
  • Beverly Monk Waddell, Daughter
  • Johnny Crum (Sheryl), Son
  • Kryssie Goolsby, Grandchild
  • Michael Waddell, Grandchild
  • Breanna Mannery (Zak), Grandchild
  • Daniel Crum, Grandchild
  • Autumn Crum, Grandchild
  • Mina Goolsby, Great Grandchild
  • James Goolsby, Great Grandchild
  • Peyton Mannery, Great Grandchild
  • Grace Mannery, Great Grandchild
  • Emma Mannery, Great Grandchild
  • Wanda Rupert Ferguson, Mother-in-law
  • Pauline Monk, Sister-in-law
  • James G'Fellers (Patsy), Brother-in-law
  • Larry Landers (Gail), Brother-in-law
  • Joyce Simmons (Charles), Special Sister-in-law
  • Beverly and Zella Monk, Parents (deceased)

  • Family and Friends


  • Visitation

    Friday, April 9, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, April 9, 2021


Roy Gordon Monk

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Barbara Hughes

April 13, 2021

Dear Barbara and Monk Family, I am so very sorry to hear about Roy passing. He is the one who prepared my late husband’s and my taxes for many years. He was a very nice, soft spoken man that would do his job and never wasted your time. He will surely be missed. My sincere condolences to you all and I pray that God will grant you the peace and comfort you need at this trying time.

Rick Smith

April 13, 2021

Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to Barbara, Beverly, and family. Roy did our taxes for many years, he was a good man and a good friend. He will surely be missed by all who knew him. May God bless and comfort this whole family during this time of such a loss

Bob and Jackie Jenkins

April 12, 2021

Beverly, we are so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. I know your heart is so broken. Prayers for you and your family.


April 11, 2021

I was sorry to hear of Roy's death. He done my taxes for many years. He was a good man. He will be missed by many. My condolences to his loved ones.

Linda Whaley

April 11, 2021

So very sorry to hear about Roy. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. He did our taxes for many years. He will be missed. Linda & Stacy Whaley & Family

Jonnie Hensley

April 10, 2021

Wonderful man and a great family. It was a pleasure knowing Roy and knowing one day we can see him again in heaven. Thanks to all of family ,many prayers 🙏 and love .

Sharon dayton

April 9, 2021

Barbara, So sorry to hear of your lost. My prayers and thoughts are with your family. God bless

Dianne Bradley

April 9, 2021

Beverly, so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.

Helen Daugherty Nuchols

April 9, 2021

I was sorry to hear of Roy's death. My condolences to his loved ones. I have fond memories of Roy and his brothers, especially my
my brother-in-law Charles. Mr. & Mrs. Monk did a wonderful job of raising their sons.

Pam Myers

April 9, 2021

Mr. Monk will be missed. He and Curtis were always kidding with each other. We are so sorry for your loss and extend our deepest sympathy. The Myers Family