WHITWELL Hubert R. Atterton, 80, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012.Hubert was member of Powells Crossroads Church of god and was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Will Atterton; father, Louis Atterton; mother, Florence Atterton Pickett; sisters, Louise Henry and Joyce Van Hoosier; brothers, Frank Atterton and Harry Joe Atterton.Those left to cherish his memories are his wife, Mary Ellen Atterton, of Whitwell; children, Sharon Evans (Bobby Rhein), of Elizabethtown, Ky., and Shirley (Billy J.) McKissick Sr., of Summerville, Ga.; brother, Albert (Virginia) Atterton; sister, Hanah (Elbert) Griffith, both of Whitwell; grandchildren, Brian (Vicky) Young, Chris (Lindsey) Young and Billy J. (Cindy) McKissick Jr.; great-grandchildren, Michaela Young, Brian Tyler Young, Shaylee Young, Cameron Young, Mason McKissick and Cayleigh McKissick. Several nieces and nephews.Family will receive friends 2-9 p.m. today, Nov. 28, 2012.Funeral Service 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. John Yeoman and the Rev. Hershel Powell officiating.Interment to follow at Whitwell Memorial Cemetery.Arrangements by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home 423-658-7777.