Donald Edward Averett age 84 of Greeneville passed away Tuesday August 8, 2023 at the Johnson City Medical Center. He was a US Army veteran as a medic, 50+ year member of The Order of the Eastern Star serving as The Grand Chaplain of the Grand Chapter, member of the Greene County Masonic Lodge, retired from Magnavox after 30+ years and was a member of First Baptist Church. He loved fishing and hunting. He is survived by his wife of 62yrs Carol Averett, son and daughter-in-law Bryan and Gina Averett, daughter and son-in-law Paula and Paul Beals, grandchildren Ellie Averett, Wesley Averett, Chloe Averett, Corey McKeehan, Caroline and Taylor Johnson, and Cammy Beals, 2 sisters and brothers-in-law Carolyn and James Philbeck and Janet and Don Waddell, several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Woodrow and Mabel Averett, infant son David Averett, brother Cliff Averett. The family will receive friends and celebrate his life from 1-3pm Sunday at Jeffers Funeral Chapel at Afton The graveside service will be at 4pm Sunday in GreeneLawn Memory Gardens. The Greene County Honor Guard will convey military honors. Pallbearers will be family. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Donald's memory to an organization of the donor's choice.