David F. Bishop

Died: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Nov. 06, 2018
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

Funeral Service

7:00 PM Tue., Nov. 06, 2018
Location: Walters Funeral Home Chapel

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Mr. David F. Bishop, born on May 3, 1950, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, November 3, 2018.  He was former owner of the Big Rock Tavern, loved watching the Tennessee Vols, and was of the Baptist Faith.  Preceded in death by Mother, Luseanna Bishop, Father, Frank Bishop, and Brother, Johnny Bishop.  A special thank you to Jennifer Thompson and Jay Davis with SunCrest Hospice for their patience and compassion. 


Survived by Wife of 47 years, Lana Letner Bishop and Son, David Tyler Bishop of LaFollette; Sisters, Brenda Russell and Husband, Leroy of LaFollette, Carolyn Estes and Husband, Jep of Georgia, Irene Hellard and Husband, Kenny of Ohio, Betty Green and Husband, Mack of Ohio, Patsy Hellard of Ohio, and Elizabeth Mowell of Ohio.   Several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends. 


Funeral Services Tuesday 7 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jerry Dagley and Rev. Hobart McCreary officiating.  Family and Friends will meet Wednesday 10:30 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Campbell Memorial Gardens for graveside services and interment.  The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Tuesday before funeral services.  Special Friends and Pallbearers: Carl Blankenship, Lee Woodson, Tracy Arnold, Paul Broyles, Bobby Muse, and Robbie Brady.  Online condolences for Mr. Bishop may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net.  Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. David F. Bishop. 

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Karen Muse....Half-pint
   Posted Sun November 04, 2018
So sorry for your loss.God Bless You,Lord please wrap your loving arms around your family and bring you peace & comfort, love Half-pint

David and Sharon Henegar
   Posted Sun November 04, 2018
Fly with the Angels David.
Prayers and Love to Lana, David, and family.

Carla Wilder Byrge
   Posted Sun November 04, 2018
Prayers for the family! David was such a sweet man and liked by all. He will be missed.

Wayne and Brenda Russell
   Posted Mon November 05, 2018
Lana and family

We are so sorry, May God comfort you and give you his strength now and in days ahead.

June Lynch
   Posted Mon November 05, 2018
Lana, So sorry for your lose. Prayers and blessings to you and your family.

Peggy & Garry Hensley
   Posted Mon November 05, 2018
So sorry to hear! David was a sweet friend. Prayers