Galen G. Hutson, 71, of Pioneer, passed away February 19, 2017, at Beech Tree Manor Nursing Home in Jellico.

Born January 30, 1946, he was preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Ruthie Burress Hutson; son, Galen Allen Hutson; brothers: Ernest, James Glenn, David and Hoyal Hutson; and sisters: Alma Fisher, Gladys Carroll, Phyllis Hatfield, Ellen Lowe and Novagene Masterpetero.

He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.

He is survived by his children: Carla Trammell, Melissa (Gaylon) Lowe, Amanda (Dana) Chitwood, Odas (Brandy) Hutson, and Serelda Day; grandchildren: Samantha Ruth Day, Casey Chitwood, Victoria Grace Hutson, Latasha Pierce, Summer Trammell, Chris Trammell, Joshua Trent Vanover, Chelsie Lowe, Cody Lowe, Dalton Chitwood, Chloee Chitwood, Darlana Hutson, Odas Glen Hutson, Jr., MyKayla Oakley, Kaleb Oakley, Andrew Chitwood, Julia Chitwood and Brittany Day; six great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law: Evelyn Hutson and Phyllis Hutson; and several nieces, nephews and many other relatives.

Memorial service was conducted February 25, at Straight Fork Community Center.

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