Randy Markland, 63, of Elizabethton, passed away Tuesday, December 25, 2012, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital following an extended illness.
A native of Elizabethton, he was the son of the late George Edward and Wanda Mae Clark Markland.
Mr. Markland was a U.S. Army veteran during the Vietnam War era.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ricky Markland.
Survivors include a sister, Vicki Markland, Johnson City; a brother, Mark Markland and wife Angie, Elizabethton; a niece, Mallory Howell and husband Matt, Johnson City; two aunts, Betty Chambers and Anna Sue Clark, both of Elizabethton; and an uncle, Howard Markland of Michigan. Several cousins also survive.
The funeral service for Mr. Markland will be conducted at 3 p.m. Friday, December 28, in the Sunset Chapel of Hathaway-Percy Funeral and Cremation Services with Rev. Randy Johnson officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 until 3 p.m. Friday, prior to the funeral service. Interment will follow the service in the Highland Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Online condolences may be sent to the family and viewed by visiting www.hathawaypercy.com.
Hathaway-Percy Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the Markland family. Office (423) 543-5544.