Robert Lee Haney, Sr., 84, of the Memorial Park Community and formally of Greene County, passed away on Friday, December 9, 2011 at the Hermitage Health Center, Elizabethton. A native of Washington County he was the son of the late Albert & Ester Davis Haney. Mr. Haney was a United States Army Veteran serving during World War II. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Grace Maupin Haney; his son, Robert Haney, Jr.; and a sister, Elizabeth Jordan.
Mr. Haney is survived by two daughters and son-in-law, Linda and Rex Williams, and Juanita Haney, all of Johnson City; five grandchildren, Nikki McAllister, Summer Fields, Misty O’Dell, Lindsey Mussard and Robert Cody Haney; and four great-grand children, Zoey Gilliam, Olivia Fields, Carrie McAllister and James “Max” Fields. Several special friends, nieces and nephews also survive.
A Celebration of Life Service for Mr. Robert Lee Haney, Sr. will be conducted on Monday, December 12, 2011 at 7:00 PM, in the Sunrise Chapel of Tetrick Funeral Services with Revered Yates officiating. The family will greet friends Monday in the funeral home chapel from 5:00 PM till the service hour. A Military Committal and Interment service will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at Washington County Memory Gardens. Everyone is asked to meet the family at 10:30 AM at the funeral home on Tuesday to go in procession to the cemetery. Active Pallbearers will be Lawrence Fields, Derek Mussard, Jason McAllister, Wayne Jordan, Gene Jordan and Rex Williams. Honorary Pallbearer is Robert Cody Haney.
The family would like to say “Thank You” to the ICU Nursing Staff and Sitters at the VA Medical Center, the Staff at Hermitage Health Center and to Caris Hospice for the love and support given to Mr. Haney and the family.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family and viewed online at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com
or faxed to (423) 610-7177. Arrangements for the Haney family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral Services, 3001 Peoples St., Johnson City, TN 37604. (423) 610-7171.