Somnuck Phattanam, 53, of Athens, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at a Knoxville health care facility.
He was born in Luang Prabang, Laos, and worked as a welder at Miller Industries.
He is survived by his mother, Boausay Bountham of Laos; brothers: Narren Bountham of Irving, Texas, and Somsack Bountham of Laos; and sisters: Vilay Vanh and Som Vong, both of Laos.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Phattanam guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.