Harry Lee Light, 84, of Church Hill, TN, formerly of Beech Creek, Hawkins Co TN, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 11, 2008 at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, Sullivan Co TN.
He was a World War II Navy veteran and retired from Tennessee Eastman Company after 41 years service.
Mr. Light was a member of Mount Carmel Freewill Baptist Church where he served as Trustee and taught the Adult Women's Sunday School Class.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kyle B. Light and mother, Bertha Bernard Light; four sisters; four brothers; and three infant siblings.
Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Susie Light; daughter, Barbara Light of Fredericksburg, VA; sons, Karl Light of Kingsport, TN, and Phil Light of Telford, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 13, 2008 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport, TN.
Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, July 14, 2008 at Mount Carmel Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Jack Morelock and Pastor Bobby Krtausch officiating.
Graveside services will follow at the church cemetery.
Pallbearers will be J. R. Crawford, Fred Bernard, Joey Morelock, Rex Bernard, Ed Morelock, and Sam Horne.
Honorary pallbearers will be the men of Mount Carmel Freewill Baptist Church.
The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses on the fifth floor at Holston Valley for their care and support.
Memorials may be made to Mount Carmel Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Anna Mae Morelock, 7500 Lone Star Road, Kingsport, TN 37660.
Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Kingsport, is serving the Light family.