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New Bethel Presbyterian Church
Tuesday December 28th, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

New Bethel Presbyterian Church
Tuesday December 28th, 2021

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New Bethel Presbyterian Church
Wednesday December 29th, 2021

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Floyd E. Humphries

Floyd E. Humphries, 88, passed away Monday, December 20, 2021 at his home in Clinton, Ohio.

Floyd was born August 7, 1933 to Richard Henry and Chloe (McQueen) Humphries in Johnson City, TN. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, stationed in Korea. Floyd was a self-employed Truck Driver for many years, retiring from SD Myers. Floyd enjoyed stock car racing as a driver, and held many track records.

Floyd was preceded in death by his first wife and mother of his children Louise Ramsey Humphries, and his son David N. Humphries, and sisters Pauline Day, Pansy Hammitt and brother Hunter Humphries.

He is survived by his wife, Nell and his daughter Dawn Childress and husband Bob, grandson Chad Humphries (fiancé Brooke), Rob Childress and granddaughter Monica Childress Richards, great-grandsons Keelin, Hunter, Colton and Alston and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, December 28, 2021 from 5:00-7:00 p.m., at New Bethel Presbyterian Church, 592 New Bethel Road, Piney Flats, TN 37686 with funeral service at 7:00 p.m. with Pastor Jeff Strong officiating. Graveside will be on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at New Bethel Cemetery at 11:00 a.m., with military honors by the American Legion Hammond Post #3/265.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the New Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Carolyn King, 1291 North Pickens Bridge Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686 or to New Bethel Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, c/o Larry Smith, 592 New Bethel Road, Piney Flats, TN 37686.

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Sorry for your loss. May Floyd Rest In Peace..

Terrill & Jessica McGee Dec 29 2021 9:53 PM

Dawn, Bob, Chad, Monica & Robbie & families

Jessica & Terrill McGee Dec 29 2021 9:45 PM

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The Stanley French Coleman Families Dec 29 2021 9:23 AM

Floyds presence is greatly missed by his Ohio family who has loved him for over 30 years. Love you for ever Floyd stepdaughters Patty(Mike) Peggy(Tim) stepson Greg(Joan) grandchildren Matt(Patty) Ashley(Tim) TJ(Hailey) Katie Jenna Brennan Great grandchildren Kali Greg Kendyl Timmy Mya Camryn .
Life will never be the same without you. Love you forever Floyd Give Greg Jr a hug from all of us. As you would say Glad you got to see me♥️ You forever changed our lives with your love You will live in our hearts forever🙏

The Stanley French Coleman families Dec 29 2021 8:14 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Floyd Humphries

Vickie Sllivan Dec 28 2021 8:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Floyd Humphries

Shirley Toof Dec 26 2021 10:28 PM

Dawn, Bob, and Chad: I'm so sorry for your loss. May the memories you have remain cherished in your heart. Our deepest sympathies and condolences and prayers. Bonnie and Eric Sovak

Bonnie Dec 26 2021 10:21 PM

Dawn and family

I'm so sorry of the loss,of your Dad
I have fond memories of him and your mom coming to,our house when
They came in.

Praying for each of you
Carol sells Carter
Boones Creek

Carol s carter Dec 23 2021 5:12 PM