Jimmie L. Dodd age 85, passed away Friday, January 21, 2022. Jimmie graduated Greenback High School and went on to serve in the United States Air Force as a radar operator. He retired from ALCOA after 30 years, mostly in the Electrical Department. He was a member of Peck’s Memorial United Methodist Church for 60 years. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking, hiking and spending time with his family. Preceded in death by his father, Oscar Dodd; mother and step-father, Margaret and Walden Alexander; brother, Harold Dodd; sister, Frances (Roger) Kizer; step brothers, Charles (Dolly) Alexander, Earl Alexander; brothers-in-law, Bob Headrick, R.D. Carver, Jack Keyees, Buddy Keyees, Charles (Doris) Keyees, sister-in-law, Barbara (Sam) Jackson. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Betty (Keyees) Dodd; daughter, Cindy Dodd; son, Jim (Sonya) Dodd; granddaughter, Morgan Dodd; brother, Ronald (Libby) Alexander; sisters, Judy Headrick, Dorcie Carver; sisters-in-law, Ann (Jack) Niles, Violet Keyees; numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Peck’s Memorial United Methodist Church, 2438 Wilkinson Pike, Maryville, TN 37803, Second Harvest Food Bank, 136 Harvest Lane, Maryville, TN 37801, or the charity of your choice. Family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 26, 2022 in the Smith Trinity Chapel. Funeral service will be at 2:00 with Rev. Brian Inman officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 3:00 p.m. at Grandview Cemetery for the interment. Smith Funeral and Cremation Service, 983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com
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