Norman C. Gudger, 83, of Greeneville, passed away Thursday, September 26, 2019 at his home. \n \nNorman was a Deacon at Friendship Baptist Church. He sang in the choir as long as his health permitted. He retired form MECO after 25 years of service.\n \nHe is survived by his wife of 53 years: Janice Gudger; sons and their spouses: William and Cricket Barner, and Perrish and Misty Gudger all of Greeneville; brother: James E. and Sandra Gudger; nieces and nephews: Carol and James Guthrie, Sara Barner and Michael Dickinson, Twila and Reginald Harris, Kristy Brownlow, Yvette and Jim Vaughn, Nicole Bunting, Jodi and Wayne Fox, Brandon Johnson, Mark Barner, Josh Barner, Deirde Gudger, Michael Cobb, Wilma Story, and Bill Gudger; a host of great-nieces, great-nephews, and special friends; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Ronald and Sally Dabbs, Kenneth and Orie cox of Texas, Reginald and Michelle Dabbs of FL, and Lola Dabbs.\n \nHe was preceded in death by his parents: Clinton and Bessie Gudger; brother: William Gudger; sisters: Delores Brownlow, and Barbara Gudger Barner; nieces: Deborah King and Jamesina Smalls.\n \nThe family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of DaVita Dialysis Center. \n \nThe family will receive friends Tuesday, October 1, 2019 from 12-2PM at Friendship Baptist Church. The funeral service will follow visitation at 2PM at the church with Rev. C.C. Mills, Jr., and Rev. Carl Bragg officiating. Interment will be in Graceland Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be nephews. \nTo send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of \nNorman C. Gudger, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.