Edward 'Handle Man' Curtis

Dec. 09, 2012 @ 12:46 AM

Edward “Handle Man” Curtis age 87 of Kodak, TN, passed away at Leconte Medical Center in Sevierville on December 7, 2012.

Preceded in death by his parents, T.L. and Georgia Heflin Curtis.

Survivors include his son, Mark Curtis; brother, Charles Ralph Curtis; brother-in-law, Ken Cate; sisters, Mary L. Williford, Ann C. Haymaker; sister-in-law, Sue Bargg; several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews; special caregiver and neighbor, Doug Ballard.

Service will be held 5 p.m. Sunday, December, 9, 2012, at Rawlings funeral Home in Sevierville with Rev. Don McEntire officiating.

Interment will be 10 a.m. Monday, December 10, 2012, in Oak Grove Cemetery in Kodak, TN.

The family has requested in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Dumplin Valley Baptist Church 1843 W. Dumplin Valley Rd. New Market, TN. 37820

The family will receive friends 3-5 p.m. Sunday at Rawlings prior to the service.

Rawlings Funeral Home in charge of local services.