OBITUARY

Ethel Virgie Julian

May 3, 1911April 13, 2018

Ethel Kelly Julian, oldest member of Smithwood Baptist Church and oldest patient at Holston Health and Rehab passed away Friday, April 13, 2018 at the age of 106. She was the mother of Harold Julian (Ada), C. Lynn Julian (Laura), and the late Joyce Whaley, all of Knoxville. Mrs. Julian was employed by Appalachian Mills, Sanitary Laundry and Dry Cleaning and the Foster Grandparent Program. She also volunteered as a "Pink Lady" at Baptist Hospital. For many years she lived in the New Hopewell community, then in the South Heights community, and finally in the West Haven community. Before joining Smithwood Baptist Church she was a member of New Hopewell Baptist Church, West Haven Baptist Church, and Chilhowee Hills Baptist Church. Ethel was preceded in death by her husband Morris H. Julian, daughter, Joyce J. Whaley and son-in-law Glenn Whaley. She is survived by her two sons and their wives; seven grandchildren: fifteen great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren. The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to Holston Health and Rehab, Caris Hospice, and special nephew Mike Kelly and Kay for their daily visits. Family will receive friends on Sunday, April 15, 2018 from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Highway with the funeral service to follw at 3:00 pm, Rev. Connie Mack (Cotton) Kelly and Rev. Brock Webster officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. Pallbearers will be great-grandchildren Blake Johnson, Logan Johnson, Caleb Whaley, Cameron Whaley, Max McCoig, Christian Nave, and her nephew, Mike Kelly. Honorary pallbearers will be David Roberts, David Ellis, Travis Parker, Ben Burnett, Jim Tipton, Phil Johnson, and Timothy Nave. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, April 15, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, April 15, 2018
  • Interment Sunday, April 15, 2018
REMEMBERING

Ethel Virgie Julian

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Beverly Clark

April 16, 2018

Lynn (Lisa & Stacy)
I am so sorry for your loss, I am praying for you and your family during this difficult time.
Beverly Clark

Stacey lyn Julian

April 16, 2018

We are so sorry for your loss .

Buddy and Peggy Clark

April 15, 2018

Lynn,

We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you and your family.

Buddy & Peggy Cupp

Thomas & Libby Widgeon

April 15, 2018

Sorry For Your Loss!

Shirley Metcalf

April 15, 2018

Harold and Ada, so sorry for your loss.
Your mother was a fine lady and lived a
Good life. God Bless You both .

Shirley Metcalf

Margaret Stamey

April 14, 2018

Our thoughts and eaters are with your family.

Lois Thomas

April 14, 2018

Harold and Ada - I recall some of our conversations about Mrs. Julian, and I just wanted you all to know you are in my thoughts. Harold, you have good genes!

Sandra J Hinsdale

April 14, 2018

Wishing Mr. and Mrs. Harold Julian and families my condolences. Sandra Hinsdale

Rita Neubert

April 14, 2018

We are very sorry to hear of the loss of your dear Mother.
Bill and Rita Neubert

FROM THE FAMILY