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Donald "Don" Everett Lonon

June 11, 1940 ~ July 7, 2022 (age 82)

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Donald Everett Lonon, age 82, Erwin, went to his heavenly home on Thursday, July 7, 2022, after an extended illness. He was born on June 11, 1940, in Asheville, North Carolina to the late James E. Lonon and Anna Mae McGee Lonon.

Don was a veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served his country honorably. He retired as a Lab Supervisor from NFS with over thirty-two years of service. Don was a Christian and a member of Rock Creek Presbyterian Church. He formerly served as a Deacon and Elder of the church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Robert James “Jimmy” Lonon.

Don leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving and devoted wife of sixty years, Dorothy Haun Lonon; his son, Scott Lonon and wife, Elecia, Chuckey; granddaughter, Sarah E. Wolfe; one brother, William H. “Pete” Lonon and wife, Pat, Unicoi; sister-in-law, Carol Lonon, Marion, NC; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Don’s memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 10, 2022, at the Rock Creek Presbyterian Church. Pastor Andy Blackwelder will officiate. Inurnment will be held at a later date.

The family would like to thank the entire VA Medical Center Hospital staff for the exceptional care given to Don and his family.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made in memory of Don to: Rock Creek Presbyterian Church, 800 Rock Creek Road, Erwin, TN 37650.  

Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Lonon family at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com 

Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Lonon family. (423) 743-1380.


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Memorial Service
July 10, 2022

3:00 PM
Rock Creek Presbyterian Church
800 Rock Creek Road
Erwin, TN 37650

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