Wendall Russell “Bucky” Foulks, 46, of Elizabethon, TN, formerly of Greeneville, passed to his heavenly home on January 8, 2020 after a short illness.
He was the son of the late J.B Foulks and Mitzi Morgan Foulks Spencer.
He was a Christian and a member of Faith Temple Church in Greeneville. A 1993 graduate of West Greene High School where he played football. He loved reading his bible, family gatherings, attending church and listening to gospel music. He love to give and receive hugs and his smile would light up a room. He will be remembered for, among other good qualities, his perseverance.
Mr. Foulks is survived by two daughters, Makenzi Breann (Foulks) Taylor of Greeneville and Emma Jane Foulks of Maynardville, TN; one brother, Johnathan Andrew Foulks of Afton; nephew, Bryson Foulks; niece, Kaitlyn Foulks; stepfather, Larry Spencer of Knoxville; a loving and wonderful girlfriend, Jennifer Odum of Elizabethton; aunts, Sandra (Tommy) Collins of Afton, Shannon Gosnell of NC, Meary (Jimmy) Peters, Teresa Crawford of Afton, Tama (Dan) Lightfoot of Greeneville, Janice Crawford of Jonesborough, Jane Foulks of Morristown, an uncle James (Irene) Foulks of Florida; and a host of loving cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, J.B. Foulks; his mother, Mitzi Morgan Foulks Spencer; an infant daughter, Hannah Faith Foulks; and his grandparents, John and Velma Foulks and Rev. Howard and Phoebe Morgan.
The family will receive friends from 12-2 pm Saturday at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow visitation at 2:00 pm in the Doughty-Stevens Chapel with Rev. Tommy Collins and Rev. Richard Long officiating. Interment will follow in Brown Springs Cemetery in Mosheim, TN.
Active pallbearers will be Nic Crawford, Jimmy Peters, Bryson Foulks, Andy Seals, Johnathan Foulks and Scottie Green.
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