Daryl "Funky D" Hughes, departed this life Sunday, February 7, 2021. Daryl was a graduate of Virginia High school and went on to serve in the United States Army. He was preceded in death by his mother, Gloria Jean Hughes; son, Jarrett Hughes; aunt, Bettye Hughes; uncles, Jack and David Hughes; and grandparents Ulysses and Sarah Hughes, and Credella Fonté. He is survived by his son, Daryl Hughes II; father, Floyd (Jeanette) Clark; brothers, Ivan and Martin Hughes, and Carey Cl
DeLisa Ann Swagerty departed this life on February 17, 2021, to join her mother, Pastor Geraldine Swagerty in the open arms of Jesus. The sun rose and the world welcomed DeLisa on August 15, 1956, a day the world became a little brighter. DeLisa lived a compassionate and warm life, filled with love and happiness. She will be fondly remembered and sincerely missed. DeLisa gave birth to two sons, Judah “Kochies” Swagerty and DiMin’go Hale, whom she loved dearly. She worked in s
John Harry "Sonny" Law was born January 29, 1934, in Bristol, Virginia, to the late John Harry Law, Sr. and Laura Lynn (Eury) Law. He departed this life on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. He leaves to mourn his passing one son, John Harry Law III; one daughter, Theresa Ann Law; one sister, Lillian "Kay Baby" Davis; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted in Cleveland, Ohio.
Pastor Geraldine Swagerty affectionately known as “Patsy” 84, 849 Dale Street was joyfully welcomed to her heavenly home on February 7, 2021. Pastor Swagerty was the founder of Full Gospel Mission Church in Kingsport and Greeneville, Tennessee. She was also the founder of The Kitchen of Hope in Kingsport, Tennessee in 1996. She established the co-op Grocery Store for the community, was Supervisor of the first black American Girls Club, and was a former employee of the Riverv