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Carolyn Gregg

d. February 10, 2023

Carolyn Gregg

Carolyn Gregg, 82, of Kingsport, TN, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 9, 2023, at Johnson City Medical Center. She was born in Kingsport, TN on August 12, 1940 to Melvin and Madie Marcum. She graduated from Lynn View High School and met and eventually married Ernest Mack Gregg on November 13, 1961. She gave birth to two daughters and spent her days as a devoted wife and homemaker. She loved to get together with friends and family so long as there was cake or an excuse to bring her own. Her and her childhood best friend Faye could often be seen in town at lunch together or hunting deals at local shops.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Ernest Mack Gregg; and two daughters, Kim Taylor and Janeen Gregg.


She is survived by two grandchildren, Aaron Cavin of Minneapolis, MN, and Alex Taylor of Kingsport, TN; sister, Betty Walden (Ray) of Dayton, Ohio; son-in-law, Brandon Taylor of Warren Robbins, Georgia and her pet cat, Charlie.


A memorial service will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, 2023, at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home with Pastor Danny Maness officiating.


Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2023, at East Tennessee Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Those attending graveside services are asked to meet at the cemetery by 2:45 p.m. on Friday.

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Past Services


Thursday, February 16, 2023

7:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes - Kingsport

117 E. Charlemont Avenue, Kingsport, TN 37660

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Graveside Service

Friday, February 17, 2023

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

East Tennessee Cemetery

2630 TN-75, Blountville, TN 37617

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