James Kenneth Madewell
James Kenneth Madewell, 79, of Knoxville, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020.
He was born April 9, 1940, in Crossville, son of the late William Clayton Madewell and Anna Dell (Phillips) Madewell.
After retiring from the Army, James worked as a truck driver. He loved his outdoor critters and his beloved pets who will miss him. He was a godly man who spent much time studying the Word.
He is survived by his son, Richard Madewell (Elizabeth) of Memphis; daughter, Angela Madewell Brady (Mark) of Knoxville; grandchildren, Monica, Cody, Zachery and Michael; great-grandchildren, Draxxon and Keyairah; and brother, Jerry Madewell of Crossville.
In addition to his parents, James is preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn (Hargis) Madewell.
Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Monday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m. with Mr. Rollins officiating. Interment in Mayland Cemetery.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on February 3, 2020


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