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Timothy Burell Fugate

November 8, 1967 ~ July 18, 2022 (age 54)

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Timothy Burell Fugate, age 54, of Knoxville, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2022.  He was born in Polk County, FL.  Some called him Tim, but to others he was Timmy.

Timmy accepted God into his life as a child during Vacation Bible School at Barnards Grove Baptist Church, where he was a member till his death.  He was an Army veteran and served his time in Germany.

He was preceded in death by his father, Burell Fugate; sister, Karen Fugate; grandparents, Dewey and Addie Vaughn, Sophia Fugate, Mitch Fugate, Tilmon and Evie Drinnon, Ora Fugate, and Ethel Gibson; aunts, Kathleen Gordon, Alice Traubaugh, and Yolanda “Cookie” Fugate; uncles, P.C. Vaughn, Morris Fugate, and Doyle Mullins.

He is survived by his mother, Betty Fugate; sister, Kimberly (Roy) Lovin; brother, Rufus (Kat) Fugate; nephews, Michael Fugate and Craig Lovin; nieces, Jessica Fugate and Andrea Lovin; special cousins, Sharon, Dottie, and Steve Mullins along with many more cousins; aunt, Dorothy (Rick) Mullins; uncles, Norman Vaughn, Boyd (Carla) Fugate, Marvin Fugate, and Hubert Gordon.  He also leaves behind his special friends that stood by him as his health declined, Mark and Vickie Patterson and family.

The family will have a memorial service Sunday, July 24, 2022 at 7 pm at Smith Reagan Funeral Home.

Timmy will have a private graveside at East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery with Military Honors.

In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to Knox Area Rescue Ministry in Timmy’s name.

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Memorial Service
July 24, 2022

7:00 PM
Smith-Reagan Funeral Home
326 Water St
Rutledge, TN 37861

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