Obituary

SAMUEL 'EDDY' QUEENER

Samuel “Eddy” Queener, 81, Clinton passed away at his residence on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021. Samuel was a member of Second Baptist Church and a member of the Chapter B Motorcycle Club. He retired from K-25 Fire Department as a Commander and in his earlier years was a dispatcher and volunteer for the Clinton Fire Department and also a dispatcher for the Clinton Police Department. Throughout his life he loved going to yard sales, fishing, and riding motorcycles. He was preceded in death by: Parents, Robert Earl and Edna Mae Queener; sister, Laura “Ann” Queener Melton. He is survived by: Loving wife of 62 years, Mary “Lynell” Roberts Queener of Clinton; daughters, Vickie Queener Wilson of Clinton and Janie Edwards and husband John of Oak Ridge; brothers, Jimmy Queener and wife Freddie of Clinton and David Queener and wife Glenda of Clinton; sister-in-law, Sandra and husband the Rev. James Jones Jr. of Harriman; granddaughter, Katie Simmons of Norris; loving loyal companion, his dog Mattie. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at Holley Gamble Funeral Home. His funeral service will immediately follow his visitation with Dr. Michael Thompson and the Rev. James Jones Jr. officiating. Samuel’s graveside will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 3, 2021, at Woodhaven Memorial Garden. Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements. www.holleygamble.com