Albert 'Al' T. Squires

Albert “Al” T. Squires, 92, of Tellico Village and formerly of Jacksonville, Fla., passed peacefully Dec. 27, 2019, at Life Care Center of Blount County.

Al is survived by his loving wife and best friend of 30 years, Lucile Sumners Squires; daughters, Aline (Douglas) Tambor and Alma (Murray) Bell, both of Cocoa Beach, Fla.; step-children, Craig (Cindy) Sumners of New Oxford, Penn., and Barbara (David) Flanagan of Tellico Village; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Al was an inquisitive person, a lifelong learner and skilled woodworker. He and Lucile spent many years traveling the country in their RV prior to settling in Tellico Village in 2009. He will be greatly missed.

Berry Highland West is handling final arrangements. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to a charity of your choice.