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Zachary James Knuutila

1992 - 2021


 BRUCETON - Mr. Zachary James Knuutila, 28, of Bruceton, Tennessee died Sunday, September 19, 2021 at Tri-Star Summit Medical Center in Nashville.

Funeral services are Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Douglas and Mr. Michael Runion officiating.  Interment will follow in Jamison Cemetery.

Pallbearers who will serve are Gilbert Zarate, Preston Carlton, Logan Boyd, Gary Gilliam, Tyler Bush and Roger Mathews II.

The family will receive friends in the Cherrywood Room of Chase Funeral Home on Wednesday, 5 to 8 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 until time of service.

Mr. Knuutila was born September 23, 1992 in McKenzie, Tennessee.  He was a transportation broker.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Jack and Alice Knuutila and maternal grandfather, Steve Persico.

He is survived by his finacee’, Laci Dean of Hermitage, his father, James Stacey Knuutila (Breya) of Bruceton, his mother, Tamara Knuutila of Ridgely, maternal grandmother, Susan Torres of South Carolina, one sister, Lacie Smith of Ridgely, three brothers, Cody James Knuutila (Katy) of Martin, Kevin Isaiah House of Bruceton, and Seth Alexander House (Olivia) of Martin.  He also leaves a niece, Rylee James Knuutila. Chase Funeral Home.