Mr. Jimmie H. Summie, age 77, Jonesborough, passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 at Holston Valley Hospital.
Mr. Summie was born in Scott County, VA and the son of the late Orville & Pearlie Begley Summie. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Billy Summie, Bobby Summie, infant Jerald Summie, and two sisters, Joyce Summie, and Sharon Summie.
He was a member of Pleasant Valley Church of the Brethren and served as Deacon for many years. He was a loving husband and a wonderful father.
Mr. Summie was a United States Army Veteran. Mr. Summie was a Fireman for Tennessee Eastman, retiring in 1996.
Survivors include his loving wife, Shelby Jean Dickison Summie, Jonesborough; son, Roger N. Summit and wife Jacqueline, Palm Harbor, FL; daughter, Rhonda M. Summie and special friend Jonathan McCrary, Jonesborough; and two granddaughters, Jessica Paige Summie and Chloe Hannah Summie, grand-pup, Lancelot; one brother David Summie and wife Diane; and one sister Teresa Dixon and husband Deril; and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Don Hylton officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Wednesday prior to the service.
Interment services will be conducted 11:00 am Thursday, December 20, 2018 at Sulphur Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be nephews.
In lieu of flowers, family request donations be sent to St. Jude’s Hospital 501 St. Jude’s Place Memphis, TN 38105 or Pleasant Valley Church of the Brethren 773 Brethren Church Rd. Jonesborough, TN 37659.
Chris and Tracey Peterson
Thoughts and prayers to the entire Summie family.
JIMMY I know your flying high with all our
family.I love you and your family so much.I KNOW
YOU WALKED INTO OPEN ARM with your dad,
momma,brothers and sisters.my daddy and brother
are with you to.HUG THEM FOR ME.Love
you.SHELBY,ROGER AND RONDA GOD BLESS AND PROTECT
YOU'LL TIL TOGETHER AGAIN
Sorry for your loss, prayers for the family. I worked with David at Eastman and was acquainted with Jimmie through work. I think I played golf with Jimmie a couple times years ago.
Shelby, Rhonda my prayers go up for
you!! I know it's been a long road,
but Jim was an awesome fellow and he
is at peace now and we WILL see him
again someday! Love you all!!
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Jimmie. HE was a kind and friendly man and Rex and I liked to talk with. Shelby may you find peace and take care. much love REBA
Jessica Light Morgan, Rose and Sarah Light, and Kim Light Arrowood
Thoughts and prayers to Shelby and family. My dad,
Doug Light, thought so much of Jim and loved
working with him in the Fire Department at
Eastman. It meant so much to our family when Jim
and Shelby came to Dad's funeral last year. We
were truly touched and blessed by it. We have so
many wonderful memories of Jim and Shelby. He was
such a special person and we know that he will be
greatly missed. Our love and prayers are with you.
Jessica, Rose, Kim, and Sarah
Papaw Jim was an amazing kind hearted man. Even though
I'm not his biological granddaughter he treated me like his
own. He will definitely be missed. Love you papaw Jim.
Jim was one of the most loving, caring and thoughtful men I
have ever had the privilege of knowing. He will definitely be
missed. He was more than Jessica Paige could have asked for
in a grandpa! Shelby, Roger, Rhonda and family have our love
My papaw was one of the greatest men that I've
ever had the privilege of having in my life. He
was always interested in everything you had to
tell him, and was such a selfless, caring person.
He will be greatly missed. I love you, papaw.
Sending our deepest sympathies on your loss. Your
family is in our thoughts and prayers, may you
find comfort in knowing Jimmie is at peace with
He was a kind,caring wonderful person and I loved him