Dean Violet, age 60, of LaFollette passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019. He was of the Baptist Faith. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, fishing and watching Westerns.  Preceded in death by parents, Fred and Viola Campbell Violet; brothers, Billy and Tommy Violet.


Wife: Donna Lester Violet

Daughter: Angela and husband Ron Howell

Son: Kevin Violet

Sisters: Janie Violet

Tena Violet Way and husband Jimmie

Sister-in-law: Lori Violet Pettiford

Several nieces and nephews

Very special friend: Diana Boston and Granddaughter Mayla

Special friend: Lisa Bourff

Family will receive friends 5 PM to 7 PM Tuesday at Cross-Smith Chapel with services to follow at 7 PM

Rev. Bill Wilson officiating

Family will meet at 10:15 AM Wednesday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Mt. Paran Cemetery for a 11 AM Interment Service

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home