Darrell Light, 61, of the Beech Creek Community, in Rogersville, Hawkins Co TN, went to be with the Lord on July 26, 2009, at Wilcox Hall at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, Sullivan Co TN.
He was born in Hawkins County, TN on June 15, 1948; he is preceded in death by his mother, Bonnie Light; and two brothers, Earl Light and Billy Light.
Surviving are his lifelong companion, Mary Sue Killion; daughter, Tammy Killion of Rogersville, TN; son, Allen Killion and wife Kim of Fall Branch, TN; and two grand- daughters, Erica Matthews and Kierston Killion.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Church Hill EMS, the Dialysis Center (3600 Netherland Inn Road), and also to the Doctors and Nursing staff at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center.
The family will receive friends from 12 noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at Hamlett-Dobson, Fall Branch Chapel in Fall Branch, TN.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. at the Fall Branch Chapel with Brother Bobby Krtausch officiating. Music will be provided by the Mt. Carmel Free Will Baptist Church Choir, Mt. Carmel, Hawkins Co TN. Pallbearers will be Ricky Mendenhall, Kevin Mendenhall, Travis Conkin, Randy Conkin, Dillan Dykes, Shane McLain, A. J. Clark, Chad Arnold, and Ricky Crawford.
Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, Hawkins Co TN.
Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes in Fall Branch, TN, is serving the Light family.