Terry Lynn Heaton “Easy”, age 66 of Maryville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 3, 2021, with family by his side. He was a graduate of Everett High School, and a 30-year employee at Alcoa Aluminum Company. Terry had a passion for fishing, golf, going to the drag strip, and car shows with family and friends. He loved getting to go to the Masters and family trips to Myrtle Beach. Terry was also a member of Old Piney Grove Baptist Church, where he loved to hear about the Lord and listen to worship music. Preceded in death by parents, Fern and Helen Heaton; sister, Ann Simerly. Survived by his high school sweetheart and wife of 49 years, Janice Heaton; daughter, Stacey (Tim) Smith; son, Adam (Spring) Heaton; grandchildren, Megan and Wyatt Smith; and his favorite little Buddy, Sir Winston of Hubbard; brothers, Bill (Shannon) Heaton, Jim (Connie) Heaton; sisters, Janis (Freddie) Dailey, Pam (Jack) Younce; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Smith Trinity Chapel with the funeral service to follow with Rev. Rex Everett officiating. Family and friends will assemble at 11:00 AM for interment Thursday, July 8, 2021, at Grandview Pavilion. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.
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