John E. (Johnny) Duty III - age 33, of Knoxville, passed away Sunday, December 18, 2016 at his home.
He was a member of Lincoln Park Baptist Church and employed by the Knox County Sheriffs Department as a corrections officer. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John E. Duty, Sr. and Esther Duty, and Woodrow Netherton and Anna Lee Netherton.
Survivors: parents, John E. Duty, Jr. and Sherilyne Duty of Knoxville; sister, Sidra (Jeremy) Whitt of Dandridge; niece, Josie Lynn Whitt; friends at UPS and Knox County Sheriffs Department.
The family and friends will meet 10:45 a.m. Friday, December 23, 2016 at Lynnhurst Cemetery for a graveside service and interment with Reverend Gary Price and Reverend Rex Owenby officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway.
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