Dennis Randy Gregg, age 70, of Newport, passed away on
Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at his home.
He was an active member of Northport Baptist Church. He
worked with the R. A. program and was the sound technician for several years.
He was an active member and past Master of Masonic Lodge
#234 F & AM. He was a member of the Knoxville Scottish Rites Bodies, where
he received the honored 33rd Degree. He enjoyed being a Shrine clown
with the Kerbela Shrine Temple making children and people laugh.
He was preceded in death by his father Sidney Gregg, mother
and stepfather Marie and Jack Holt, and sister Lagretta Ann Gregg.
He is survived by his wife Gladys Gregg of Newport; sons
Barry Gregg of Parrottsville and Shannon (Heather) Gregg of Memphis; daughters
Misty (Phil) Carriger of Jonesboro; Alissia (Don) Taylor of Asheville, and
Melissa (James) Murphy of Sevierville; grandchildren Elizabeth, Madison, Sean,
Aaron, Sydney, Graham, Dylan, and Nathan; great-grandchildren Brayden; sisters
Judy Smith (Tom Perski) of Newport and Diana Foder of Rockford; and countless
nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. Friday, February
21, 2014, in the Manes Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Harold Ball and Rev.
Kris Brady officiating. Masonic Rites will be held at 7:45 p.m. The family will
receive friends from 5:00—7:45 p.m. prior to the funeral services at the
funeral home. Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, February 22, 2014, in
Family and friends may sign the guest register online at www.manesfuneralhome.com.
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