Cindy Lee Fortney, age 65, went to her heavenly home on Friday, October 2, 2020, at her home, following a battle with cancer. Cindy, along with her husband and family were members of First Baptist Alcoa. Cindy was a legal assistant and secretary to the Honorable Judge David R. Duggan, State of Tennessee, Fifth Judicial District, Circuit Court, at the Blount County Justice Center. Cindy was preceded in death by her father, Roy M. Trydell, and brother, Steven M. Trydell. She is survived by her mother, Virginia Trydell, her husband of 47-years, Damon A. Fortney, sons Damon M. Fortney and Michael R. Trydell, daughters Holly A. and Heather M. Trydell. Family and friends will assemble for a graveside memorial service to be conducted on Sunday, October 11, 2020, at 1:00 PM for family and friends at Sherwood Chapel and Memorial Gardens, the Prayer Garden, Knoxville, TN. Guests are asked to please wear masks and maintain a social distance. In lieu of flowers, Cindy requested donations be made to the American Cancer Society. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000,

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