Hunter Funeral Home
(October 17, 1936 - October 3, 2012)
JB Marcus age 75 of Sparta passed away Wednesday morning October 3, 2012 at WyndRidge Health and Rehabilitation Center Crossville, Tn.
JB was born October 17, 1936 in Clayton, Georgia to the late Sylvester & Lassie Speed Marcus. He was a former employee of McCord Winn Textron and an U.S. Army Veteran. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death, by brothers Homer Marcus and Benson Marcus; step grandson Nathan Golden.
He is survived by his son Dewayne Marcus of Cookeville
Daughter: Sabra Bussell and husband Greg of Smithville
Step-son: Richard Golden of Sparta
Grandchildren: Anthony Marcus of Algood, Alexandria Marcus of Cookeville, Shane Hembree of Cookeville and Jeffrey Hembree of Jackson County
Step-grandson: John Golden of Sparta
Brother: Lamar Marcus of Clayton, GA
Several nieces and nephews also survive
Funeral services will be 7:00pm Thursday, October 4, 2012 in the Chapel of Hunter Funeral Home. The family will receive friends after 4:00 pm Thursday at Hunter Funeral Home. Hillier Duke will officiate. Graveside services will be 2:00pm Sunday at Hale's Ridge Cemetery in Clayton Georgia.