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Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home

125 Idletime Drive, Greeneville, TN

OBITUARY

Wayland M. Huff Sr.

September 4, 1934July 4, 2019

Wayland M. Huff, Sr., 84, of Old Midway Road, Mosheim, the Orebank community, passed away Thursday, July 4, at Life Care Center of Greeneville.

He attended Pine Grove United Methodist Church.

He was an insurance agent and director for Farmers Mutual Insurance, a farmer, a Greene County Commissioner, FSA Chairman and a Greene County School System bus driver for 32 years.

He was treasurer of the Orebank Ruritan Club for many years.

He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who was very loved and a friend to all.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years: Wilma Huff; one daughter and son-in-law: Sonja and Jeff Maddox of Knoxville; one son, Kay Huff; grandchildren: Lucas Maddox and wife, Ashley, Benjamin Maddox, and Tyler Huff and girlfriend, Beth Ripley; a great grandson: Axl Huff; one sister: Helen Mashburn; one brother: Jerald Huff; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one daughter: Teresa Huff; his parents: Wilbur and Maggie Bell Huff; one brother: Riley Huff; and two sisters: Gladys Keller and Geneva Taylor.

The family will receive friends 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 pm Sunday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be conducted at 1 pm Monday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. John Grimm and Rev. Jim Fain officiating.

Interment will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Maddox, Lucas Maddox, Ben Maddox, Tyler Huff, Rick Huff, and Ronnie Huff.

The family wishes to extend a special thanks to the staff of Farmers Mutual Insurance, the staff of Life Care Center of Greeneville, Dr. Charles Montgomery, the staff of Amedysis Hospice, and his caregivers: Jeanetta, Barbara, Betty, Carla and Jackie.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 13067, Alexandria, VA 22312-9067.

  • FAMILY

  • Wilma Huff, Wife of 64 years
  • Sonja and Jeff Maddox, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Kay Huff, Son
  • Lucas and Ashley Maddox, Grandson and Wife
  • Benjamin Maddox, Grandson
  • Tyler Huff and Beth Ripley, Grandson and Girlfriend
  • Axl Huff, Great Grandson
  • Helen Mashburn, Sister
  • Jerald Huff, Brother
  • Teresa Huff, Daughter
  • Wilbur and Maggie Bell Huff, Parents
  • Riley Huff, Brother
  • Gladys Keller, Sister
  • Geneva Taylor, Sister
  • He also leaves several nieces and nephews to cherish his memory.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Jeff Maddox
  • Lucas Maddox
  • Ben Maddox
  • Tyler Huff
  • Rick Huff
  • Ronnie Huff
  • DONATIONS

  • American Diabetes Association

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, July 7, 2019
  • Visitation Sunday, July 7, 2019
  • Funeral Service Monday, July 8, 2019

Memories

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Donna Gregg

July 8, 2019

So sorry about "tater". Drove my school bus all 12 years. Really liked him. Prayers for the family.

Shirley Keys

July 5, 2019

Kay so sorry for the loss of your father, you and your family will be in my prayers

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Wayland M. Huff, Sr., 84, of Old Midway Road, Mosheim, the Orebank community, passed away Thursday, July 4, at Life Care Center of Greeneville.

He attended Pine Grove United Methodist Church.

He was an insurance agent and director for Farmers Mutual Insurance, a farmer, a Greene County Commissioner, FSA Chairman and a Greene County School System bus driver for 32 years.

He was treasurer of the Orebank Ruritan Club for many years.

He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who was very loved and a friend to all.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years: Wilma Huff; one daughter and son-in-law: Sonja and Jeff Maddox of Knoxville; one son, Kay Huff; grandchildren: Lucas Maddox and wife, Ashley, Benjamin Maddox, and Tyler Huff and girlfriend, Beth Ripley; a great grandson: Axl Huff; one sister: Helen Mashburn; one brother: Jerald Huff; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one daughter: Teresa Huff; his parents: Wilbur and Maggie Bell Huff; one brother: Riley Huff; and two sisters: Gladys Keller and Geneva Taylor.

The family will receive friends 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 pm Sunday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be conducted at 1 pm Monday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. John Grimm and Rev. Jim Fain officiating.

Interment will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Maddox, Lucas Maddox, Ben Maddox, Tyler Huff, Rick Huff, and Ronnie Huff.

The family wishes to extend a special thanks to the staff of Farmers Mutual Insurance, the staff of Life Care Center of Greeneville, Dr. Charles Montgomery, the staff of Amedysis Hospice, and his caregivers: Jeanetta, Barbara, Betty, Carla and Jackie.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 13067, Alexandria, VA 22312-9067.