Clinton O. McCarty, 82, of Knoxville, passed away April 4, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Viola McCarty; brother: J. E. McCarty; sister, Jackie Thompson; and brother-in-law, H. L. Mays and wife, Pat.

He was a faithful husband, loving father, and a member of the Meridian Baptist Church, where he served as a former deacon.

He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Mays McCarty of Knoxville; son, Steve McCarty and wife, Jan; daughter, Debbie, and husband, Dr. Doug White; grandchildren: Christy Barton and husband, David, Clint McCarty and wife, Dustye, and Dr. J.D. White and wife, Colleen; great-grandchildren: John, Jake, Josh, Vance, Robby, Seth, Norrie, and Will; brother, Glenn McCarty and wife, Goldie; brothers-in-law: Emory Thompson, and Gary and Jane Mays; and many other relatives.

Funeral service was conducted April 8, at  Bridges Funeral Home with Rev. Dana Fachman and Dr. Doug White officiating. Interment was conducted April 9, at Asbury Cemetery.

Obituary provided courtesy of Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville and Oneida.