William Ellis Addison Sr., 78, of Lenoir City, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 at his home after a battle with lung cancer. Ellis attended the Freedom House of Worship in Lenoir City.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Addison; father, Gilmer Addison and mother, Laura Dorton Addison. Survived by his son, William E. (Nooge) Addison Jr. and wife, Jackie; one grandchild, Ashley Renee Hall and husband, Henry; sister, Susan Moore and husband, Trigg; brother, Mike Addison and wife, Margret; several nieces and nephews; extended family, Eddie Chafin and daughter, Sabrin Chafin and special friend, John Williams.
The family received friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City. Funeral services followed at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Percy Green officiating. Family and friends will gather at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Addison Family Cemetery in Castlewood, Va., for graveside services. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City, is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com