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IN MEMORIAM
November 2021
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November 2021

Mr. Rodney K. Bly, step-son of AHERN Board Member, Vivian Releford, passed on November 16, 2021 at 57.

October 2021
October 2021

General Colin L. Powell, 84, was a four-star general who served as the 65th United States Secretary of State from 2001 to 2005. He was the first African-American Secretary of State. He pass on October 18, 2021.

September 2021
September 2021

Mrs. Ann  McConnell, 90, of Johnson City, TN., passed on September 3, 2021. Mrs. McConnell was the former Women’s Department President of Bethel District Baptist M&E Association.

August 2021
August 2021

Mrs. Irene Fain, 95, of Morristown, TN., passed on August 31, 2021. Mrs. Fain served as President of several organization in the Blue Ridge Conference, Asheville District of the AME Zion Church.
Rev. Robert Hall, 87, of Kingston, TN., passed on August 29, 2021. Rev. Hall was a pastor at Marks Chapel for 25 years and a musician at numerous churches.
Rev. Charles E. McAfee, 68, of Knoxville, TN passed away Monday, August 23, 2021. Rev. McAfee served as pastor of Mt. Bethel Baptist Church, Sweetwater, TN; Greater Bush Grove Bapt. Church, Knoxville, TN; Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Dalton, GA; and Interim Pastor of Wynnton Hill Baptist Church, Columbus, GA; Vice President East Region of the TBM&E Convention; Vice President Seventh District GA General Baptist; VP Moderator Knoxville District; and Assistant Dean of Loudon District Congress of TBM&E Convention.
Reverend Dr. Paul A. McDaniel, Sr., 91, of Chattanooga, TN passed Sunday morning, August 22, 2021. Rev. McDaniel was a former pastor of  Second Missionary Baptist Church, Chattanooga, TN. He served as Supervisor of the New Testament Division of the National Baptist Convention; Chairman of the Church Koinonia Credit Union; Second Missionary Services, Inc.; and the Unity Group.
Rev. Alvin Douglass, 63, of Rockwood, TN, went home to be with the Lord on August 18, 2021. Rev. Douglass was the founder and pastor of Anointed Praise and Worship Church in Harriman, TN.

July 2021
July 2021

Robert Parris Moses was an educator and civil rights activist, known for his work as a leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee on voter education and registration in Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement, and his co-founding of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. He was a graduate of Hamilton College and completed a master's in philosophy at Harvard University.

Superintendent Daryl B. Williams, Sr., 69, of Atlanta, GA., passed on July 14, 2021. Superintendent Williams was the pastor of Abundant Life Ministries COGIC, Atlanta, GA

June 2021
June 2021

Mrs. Jacqueline Bragg, 72, of Morristown, TN., passed on June 22, 2021. Mrs. Bragg was a former First Lady of Bethel District Association and the wife of former Bethel District Moderator, Rev. Carl Bragg.
Rev. James Chesney, Jr. of Knoxville, TN pass at 69 on June 7, 2021.
Clarence Williams III , groundbreaking TV & film actor dies at 81 on June 4, 2021.

April 2021
April 2021

Hester Ford, 116, 4-17, oldest living American
Alcee Hasting, 84, 4-6, U.S. Congressman and Florida’s first Black federal judge 
Earl "DMX" Simmons, 50, 4-9, Rapper, Actor & Father

March 2021
March 2021

Vernon Jordan, 85, 3-1, civil rights leader and power broker
Marvin "Marvelous" Hagler, 66, 3-13, middleweight champion from 1980 to 1987
Elgin Baylor, 86, 3-22, Los Angeles Lakers star, L A Clippers executive, and hall of fame
Mrs. Estella Frances Middlebrook Powell, sister of AHERN Board Member, Rev. Harold Middlebrook, Sr., passed on March 25, 2021 at 77.

February 2021
February 2021

Rev. Geraldine Swagerty, 84, 2-7, pastor of the Full Gospel Mission Church in Kingsport, the director of the Kingsport Kitchen of Hope, and the founder of the Full Gospel Mission Church #2 in Greeneville, TN
Rameria Billings, 16, 2-7, daughter of Rev. & Mrs. James Billings
Leon Spinks, 67, 2-5, former heavyweight boxing champ
Mary Wilson, 76, 2-8, founding member of The Supreme

January 2021
January 2021

Richard Watterson, 94, 1-4, former mayor of Kingsport, TN
Marjorie Thompson Senter, 103, 1-5, consider the oldest person in Hamblen County, TN
Nerveda Goins-Crum, 86, 1-7, the mother of Elder James Goins, pastor of Abundant Life Church, Morristown, TN
Marcellous "Toe" Rogers, 66, 1-17, retired Greene County Sheriff Deputy
Virginia W. Scott, 84, 1-17, wife of Bishop James Scott and first lady of Holy Temple Church of God in Christ,  Chattanooga, TN
Bishop James M. Scott, Sr., 88, 1-18, pastor of Holy Temple Church of God in Christ, Chattanooga, TN
Henry “Hank” Aaron, 86, 1-22, baseball hall of fame and home run king
Cicely Tyson, 96, 1-28, award-winning actress
John Chaney, 89, 1-29, former Temple basketball coach