William “Buck” Armes, age 70, of Harriman, passed away Friday October 4, 2019. Buck was a faithful member and worker at Big Emory Baptist Church where he was currently serving as Sunday School Director. He retired from the Harriman Street Department with 34 ½ years. He is survived by his wife: Nancy Noe Armes; children: Eric and wife Amy Hall, and Tammy Hall and Wendell Hardie; grandchildren: Chelsea and husband Jon Mathis, Jordan hall, Kaylee Burton, Megan McCarroll, and Cody McCarroll; great-grandchildren: Paisley, Elijah, and Jace; sisters: Mona, Imogene, Loudene, and Peggy; and many nieces, nephews and friends. The family will receive friends Monday, October 7, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Big Emory Baptist Church in Harriman. Funeral services will follow. Graveside services will be Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 11 a.m. in Roane Memorial Gardens in Rockwood. In honor of Buck, memorial contributions may be sent to Big Emory Baptist Church building fund.