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Juanita Fears

September 14, 1948 ~ June 26, 2018 (age 69)

Juanita Kimber Fears, age 69, a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church, departed this life on June 26, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family. With over 20 years of service, Juanita retired from Cole Ridge Factory as a seamstress.  
Preceded in death by her father, Tommy Jackson; brothers, Douglas Kimber and Cleophus "Goodie Man" Jackson and brother-in-law, James Drew Fears.
Survived by loving and devoted husband, Lloyd G. Fears, Jr.; loving and amiable daughter, LaKeisha M. Fears-Perez; sons, Walter Maurice Fears, Shawn Jackson-Fears and Isa Minor; loving grandchildren, Taino (Chantia), T'Zion and T'Land Fears-Perez, Damaree and Natasha Perez; great grandchildren: DyKeise and Tymere Perez; dear sweet mother, Dollie Kimber; siblings, whom she raised as if they were her own, Sharon Johnson (Jerry Mitchell), Yvonne and Cathy Kimber, Lionell and Arthur "Scoop" (Carletta) Kimber; devoted nieces, Pam (Robert) Hunter, Candace and Brittney Kimber and Kayla Johnson; devoted nephew, Joseph (Crystal) Kimber; sister-in-law, Gwen Fears; special devoted friend, Roxie Bailey and a host of other family and friends.  
Monday, July 2, 2018, the family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with a Homegoing Celebration to follow at Rogers Memorial Baptist Church, 520 College Street, Knoxville, TN 37921. Reverend Dr. Michel S.E. Caldwell officiating and Reverend Ernest L. Brothers as Eulogist. Interment will follow at New Gray Cemetery where a white dove release will conclude the service. Flowers may be delivered to the church the morning of the service. Professional arrangements entrusted to Patton Funeral Home, Brian L. Buckmon, LFD 1-800-824-8283 or

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