Trent, Willie Kate Rader Parvin--age 98 of Knoxville, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2016 at home. She was a member of Smithwood Baptist Church. She was a retired furniture refinisher and quilter.
Preceded in death by husbands, Henry Andrew Parvin and Willis Trent; parents, Lewis and Nola Rader; sister, Beryl Rader, Lucy Mottern, Mary Cox and Ruth Wolf; brothers, Luke, Tommy, L.V., David, Junior, James and Ted Rader.
Survived by, daughter, Mary Louise Parvin Kirk of Knoxville; son, Bob Parvin of Rockford, Illinois; grandchildren, Andrea Weber of Dallas, TX and Bradley Parvin of Rockford, IL; sisters, Dolly Young of Russellville, TN and Medra Justis of Winston Salem, NC; numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Smithwood Baptist Church in her memory.
Family and friends will meet at Courtney Cemetery in St. Claire, Hawkins County at 10:45 a.m. Thursday for an 11:00 a.m. graveside service and interment.
Funeral service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at Smithwood Baptist Church with Dr. Mark Gaskins officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Serving the family, Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway.
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