James David ‘Jimmy’ Proffitt
James David “Jimmy” Proffitt, age 54, of Greeneville, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2012. He was a member of Our Fathers Place Methodist Church of Greeneville, Tenn. Jimmy was a joyful soul and could brighten anyone’s day with his contagious smile. Preceded in death by his parents, Effie Kathryn Cagle and Fred Cagle of Knox County. Survivors include sister, MaryAnn White and husband Danny White of Strawberry Plains, Knoxville; nephew, Danny White and his wife Jennifer White, their two children Melody and Jadon White of Strawberry Plains, Knoxville; nephew, Fred White of Strawberry Plains, Knoxville; numerous cousins. Special Thanks to David E. Clabough Sr. and Kathy Clabough for taking care of Jimmy and all his affairs. The family thanks Rock Haven Assisted Living staff for their warm and loving care. Special thanks to Temple Trent of ARC for caring for Jimmy above and beyond what was expected of her. Family will receive friends and family for memorial service from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 2012, at Atlantic Missionary Baptist Church, Atlantic Ave., of Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Memorial Funeral Home, 610 Washington St. Maryville.