Steve Watson Daugherty

Steve Watson Daugherty

Steve Watson Daugherty

Steve Watson Daugherty, age 56, a resident of Coalfield, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 29, at his home.

Steve was born on Aug. 6, 1956, in Oak Ridge. He is a lifelong resident of Coalfield.

Steve was a disabled construction worker and a member of local labor union No. 818 in Knoxville. He was also a member of Middle Creek Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, D.B. Daugherty, and by his grandparents, Welch and Irene Jackson.

Steve is survived by his wife, Sherry McGhee Daugherty of Coalfield; by a son, Stewart Watson Daugherty and wife Tamera of Knoxville; by his mother, Naomi Jackson Daugherty; by a granddaughter, Haley Nicole Daugherty of Knoxville; by a sister, Sandra Justice and husband Byron “Peanut” Justice of Coalfield; and by a niece, Kayla Nicole Justice.

He is also survived by his in-laws, Carl and Esther McGhee of Coalfield, and by several friends including a special friend, Randy “Bubba” Lively.

The family will receive friends Friday, Aug. 31, between 6 and 8 p.m. at Sharp Funeral Home. The funeral will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Ronald Guthrie officiating.

Burial and graveside services will be held Saturday, Sept. 1, at 11 a.m. at Estes Cemetery in Coalfield.

Sharp Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.sharpfh.com.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Join the club!

If you support Oak Ridge Today, please consider becoming a voluntary subscriber. You don't have to subscribe to read our stories, but your contribution will help us grow and improve our coverage.

We currently offer three subscription levels: $5, $10, or $25 per month. We accept payments through PayPal. You may also visit our subscription page for information on other options.

Thank you for your support.


Subscription options




Advertisement
Advertisements


Commenting Guidelines

We welcome comments, but we ask you to follow a few guidelines:

1) Please use your real name, including last name. Please also use a valid e-mail address. We do our best to confirm identities. If we are unable to confirm your identity or your comments don't appear to be posted using a real, full name, your comments may not post or may be removed.
2) Be civil. Don't insult others, attack their character, or get personal.
3) Stick to the issues.
4) No profanity.
5) Keep your comments to a reasonable length and to a reasonable number per article.

We reserve the right to remove any comments that violate these guidelines. Comments from readers posting for the first time may be held for review, and they will not be posted if they violate the guidelines. We urge you to do your best to follow the guidelines if you would like to see your comment posted. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

More information is available here.

More Obituaries

Oak Ridge Today

Obituary: Patricia J. Hildebrandt

Patricia J. (Kesterson) Hildebrandt, age 66, of Oliver Springs, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Patricia enjoyed crocheting, playing cards, and … [Read More...]

Oak Ridge Today

Obituary: Steven Lynn ‘Pops’ Rhodey

Steve Rhodey, “Pops,” age 65, of Clinton, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2015, at his home. Steve loved spending time with his grandkids and family. He also loved “MeMe,” his buddy! Steve played softball for 25 … [Read More...]

Oak Ridge Today

Obituary: Amy T. Tamura

Amy T. Tamura, of Oak Ridge, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Amy grew up in Hawaii, where she attended the University of Hawaii and received degrees in chemistry. Her first job as a chemist was with the U.S. … [Read More...]

Oak Ridge Today

Obituary: Betty Olin Robinson

Betty Olin Robinson passed away on July 3, 2015, at Greenfield Senior Living, after suffering a stroke. Betty was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, and she touched many lives with her caring and giving spirit. … [Read More...]

Oak Ridge Today

Obituary: Chief Sam Bailey Jr.

Chief Sam Bailey Jr., age 54, of Rocky Top, Tennessee, was surrounded by all of his loved ones when the angels came to take him to enter the pearly gates to be with his heavenly father on Sunday, June 28, 2015. He was … [Read More...]

More Obituaries