Johnson City Press Monday, April 21, 2014


Published September 14th, 2013 9:58 pm

Ethna Sue Johnson Amos, age 98, of Lenoir City, went home to be with her Lord Saturday morning, September 14, 2013.
She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, where she started the first library.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert Smith Amos; son, Smith Dwight Amos Sr.; brothers, Oakley and W.B. Johnson; sisters, Lois Liles and Volena Mourfield.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Pam Amos, of Erwin; grandson, Smith Dwight Amos Jr. and wife, Susie; granddaughters: Susan Almond and Sherri Wright, all of Lenoir City; Laura Freshour and husband, T.J., of Greeneville; great-grandson, Brady Freshour, of Greeneville; great-granddaughters: Brittany Wright, Krista Amos Cornett and husband, Wesley, Kelly Archer, all of Lenoir City, and Ava Freshour, of Greeneville; sisters-in-law, Emma Lee Amos and Nell Wilkerson; along with several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, September 15, at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City.
Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m. with Rev. Glenn Gamble officiating.
Family and friends will gather at the funeral home by 9:30 Monday morning and proceed to Pleasant Hill Cemetery for 10 a.m. graveside services.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Pleasant Hill Cemetery Fund, ? Dean Brewster, 101 Brewster Road, Lenoir City, TN 37771; or Consolidated Mission Offering @ Calvary Baptist Church, 540 Adams St., Erwin, TN 37650.
Special thanks to River Oaks Place, their staff and residents for their friendship, care, and attention.
Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.
Courtesy of Valley Funeral Home, Erwin, TN 37650; 423-743-9187