He was a member of the Bradley County Fire-Rescue for more than 40 years.
He is survived by his sister, Debbie Riggs of Cleveland.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. today, May 30, 2013, at Waterville Baptist Church.
Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from noon until time of service at the church today.
Grisson Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.