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James Curtis Pennycuff, age 74, of Oak Ridge

James Curtis Pennycuff, age 74, of Oak Ridge passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center.  He was of the Baptist Faith.  Throughout his life he was an avid collector of many different things and loved animals and babies.  He was preceded in death by his parents, ST and Edna Mae Burress; father, Spencer Pennycuff;  brother, Sammy Ray Burress; brother-in-law, Carvel Keith Foust.

He is survived by:

Sister…………………..             Patricia Ann Foust of Clinton

Brother……………..               Dennis Burress & wife Mary Jane of Clinton

Several nieces and nephews


The family will receive friends 10:00-11:00 am, Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home with funeral services to follow in the chapel.  His graveside will immediately follow at Sunset Cemetery.  Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.  holleygamble.com

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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