Randall E. Deskins

Sep. 11, 2013 @ 11:48 PM

Randall E. Deskins, age 65 of Sevierville, TN died Tuesday, September 10, 2013. He was born March 7, 1948 in Belfry, KY. He graduated Pikeville College in 1971. Mr. Deskins was a retired businessman and was a member of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky F & A.M. Master Mason Stone Lodge #890 of Belfry, KY.

He was preceded in death by his parents Leif E. and Nola Deskins; brothers Tommy and Gerstel Deskins.

Survivors: Loving wife of 45 years: Thelma J. Deskins; Sons: Randall E. Deskins II, Matthew Deskins and wife Jessica; Granddaughter: Evie Ariah Deskins; Special sister-in-law, Karien Church; Brothers: Charlie “Grover” Deskins, Newark, Delaware, Ronald Deskins of Charlottesville, VA; Sisters: Nana Sanders of Lexington, KY, Donna Blevins of Greeneville, TN, Alice Orr of Baltimore, MD; Aunt: Sylvia Macoun of Lexington, KY, Ruth Deskins of Johns Creek, KY; Special friends: Bill and Darlene Ball of McAndrews, KY; Many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends 4-6 PM Thursday with funeral service to follow at 6 PM in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home. Rev. Curtis Wells will officiate. Interment will be in the Deskins Family Cemetery in Belfry, KY. Local arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.