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Henry T Rison

January 23, 1951 — April 12, 2023



Henry T. Rison, III, 72, passed away April 12, 2023 at Blount Memorial Hospital.  He is now pain free and reunited with his precious son, Taylor.  He was a beautiful, kind, and gentle man who never met a stranger and was loved by all who knew him.  Preceded in death by his parent and son.  He leaves behind his wife of 30 years, Yvette; stepson, Eric (Jessica); grandchildren, Jessie, Dillon, and Sara; great-grandchildren, Hailey and Gabriel; sisters, Sally and Lynn.  Many thanks to Blount 5 North for taking great care of him in those final days.  His wishes were for cremation and no services.  Inurnment will be 2:00 PM, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at Woodlawn Cemetery.  Memorial donations in his honor can be made to Friends of the Smokes, PO Box 1660, Kodak, TN 37764 or Appalachian Bear Rescue, PO Box 364
Townsend, TN 37882.
  Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000,

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