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Willard Theodore "Teddy" Grubb

September 13, 1965 — September 8, 2023


Willard Theodore "Teddy" Grubb, age 57 passed away from heart difficulties on Friday, September 8, 2023. He will be dearly missed by family and friends.

Preceded in death by his mother, Gwen Grubb; father, Willard Grubb; stepfather, Bob Wise; grandparents, JC and Bonita Stewart; and brother-in-law, Gene Campbell

Teddy is survived by the of his mother of children, Teresa Fortner; daughters, Tiffany Fortner, Carmelia Grubb; sons, Tommy Grubb "TJ" Hunter, Brandon Grubb Walker, Joshua Grubb Talbott; sister, Tammy Campbell; brothers, Tim (Becky) Grubb, Tom (Kristina) Grubb, Tony (Denice) Grubb, Adam (Alicia) Grubb, and Billy Grubb; as well as many very special nieces and nephews.

Friends and family will meet at 2:45 PM on Saturday, September 16, 2023 at Fort Sumter Community Cemetery for a 3:00 PM graveside service. 4846 Salem Church Rd. Knoxville, TN 37938. Pallbearers will be Tim Grubb, Tom Grubb, Tony Grubb, Adam Grubb, Steven Wise, and Cody Boshears.  In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Mynatt Funeral Home Fountain City Chapel to help cover funeral expenses. Online condolences may be left at


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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Saturday, September 16, 2023

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Fort Sumter Community Cemetery

4828 Salem Church Rd, Knoxville, TN 37938

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