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Clyde H. Rothwell

Clyde H. “Bud” Rothwell, 82, of Dayton, passed away on Friday, December 28, 2018 at Laurelbrook Nursing Home in Dayton.

Bud was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and was co-owner of C&R Builders of Dayton.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Nellie Rothwell; two sisters, Ruth Swafford and Gladys Hamilton; and four brothers, James, Clarence, Caulie and Harold Rothwell.

Survivors include his three children, Vicki (Dale) Gravett of Dayton, Angie (Tim) Childress of Benton, Arkansas and Tina (Mark Nale) Rothwell of Pikeville; two sisters Ruby Doss of Chattanooga, Jewell Rothwell of Dayton; nine grandchildren Tim (Vickey) Brown, Brad (Amanda) Brown, Carissa (Steve) Morris, T.J. (Michelle) Pendygraft, Brandon (Sara) Borne, Dacia (Brad) Graham, Tia (Steven) Marshall, Taryn Childress and Tanner Childress; 11great-grandchildren, Tyler Pendygraft, Macie Brown, Piper Marshall, Keegan Marshall, Pierce Graham, Parker Graham, Lofton Brown, Cooper Brown, Chance Borne, Cash Borne and Brooklyn Pendygraft; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, December 31, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jimmy Jewell officiating. Interment followed at Summer City Cemetery, Pikeville.

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Funeral arrangements were by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton.

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