May 18, 2015
Mr. James Franklin Moates, Jr. age 69 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015 at his residence with his family by his side. Mr. Moates was a Member of the North Rockwood Baptist Church in Rockwood. He was a graduate of Roane County High School in Kingston. James was retired from TVA-Watts Bar with 28 years of service. He was a Devoted Husband, Father, Grandfather, and Friend to all.
He is preceded in death Father: James Franklin Moates, Sr.
He is survived by:
Loving and Dedicated Wife: Debbie Moates
Mother: Madeline Hill
Sons: Scott Moates, Todd & Britlee Moates, Paul & Stephanie Moates, Greg & Becca Horton
(All of Knoxville, Tennessee)
Sister: Becky Thomas (Jim)
Brothers: Steve “Rusty” Moates
Patrick Moates (Donna)
Grandchildren: Darion Bullington, Skotti Bullington, Shandi Bullington, Ayden Moates, Bryson Moates, Xavier Moates, Logan Moates, Sawyer Moates, Lilly Horton and Alex Horton
Funeral And Visitation Arrangements are as follows: Thursday, May 21, 2015 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary, Family will receive Friends from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, Funeral will be at 8:00pm with Rev. Ben Whittenbarger, and Rev. Michael Turner, Officiating. Graveside Services will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 2:00pm in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood (Family and Friends will Meet at the Cemetery on Friday for the Graveside services)
Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the Family of Mr. James Franklin Moates, Jr.