Thomas Lynn Pilgrim, 64, of Crossville, passed away Sept. 15, 2017. He was born May 16, 1953, in Knoxville, TN, the son of Thomas P. and Mary Stout Pilgrim.
He was employed with the United States Department of Agriculture as a FSIS inspector and was also a member of First Baptist Church. Lynn loved his job and most importantly he loved his church. His was a loving husband, son, father and grandfather who cherished his granddaughters. He loved to watch them play basketball, never missing a game.
He is survived by his wife, Bobbie Pilgrim of Crossville; mother, Mary Buckner and her husband Jim, also of Crossville; daughter, Leah Wilson and her husband Jason of Crossville; and granddaughters, Kiara Wilson, Ali Wilson and Kellie Wilson.
He was preceded in death by his father.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, at 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. The family has respectfully asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made payable to the CCHS Lady Jets basketball program. The donations can be dropped off at CCHS or mailed to the school at 660 Stanley St., Crossville, TN, 38555.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on September 19, 2017