Mr. William Forrest “Bill” Wimpy age 86 of Tracy City passed from this life Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at his home. He was born in Coalmont, a son of the late James Wilburn and Mary Jane Parmley Wimpy and was preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor Wimpy; sisters, Abby Jean and Mary Sue; brothers, David “Jackie” and James York Wimpy.
Bill had worked all his life as a heavy equipment operator and was a member of Sewanee Lodge # 405 Free and Accepted Masons for 50 years.
Survivors include his children, Dale (Sandy) Wimpy, Jan Roberts, Sandy Smartt and Debbie Wimpy; sister, Anne Coderre; grandchildren, Kimberly, Jonathan, Amanda, April, Ana, Dima, Micah and Natalie; great-grandchildren, Ella, Noah and Gavin; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Friday in the funeral home chapel with Brother Tony King officiating. Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday 5-9 P.M. at the funeral home. On line condolences may be made at: www.cumberlandfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements are by Cumberland Funeral Home, Foster & Lay Chapel, Tracy City, Tennessee.