January 9, 1923 - December 27, 2017
Laura Bohn Supman, age 95, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at Clarity Pointe in Knoxville, TN. Laura was predeceased by her husband, Dr. J. Leonard Supman and brothers, Leon Bohn and Harold Bohn. She is survived by her sons: Mark Supman (Connie) of Scottsdale, AZ; Stuart Supman of Boca Raton, FL and Kenneth Supman (Audrey) of Knoxville, TN. She also leaves two grandchildren: Jennifer Koonce (Brent), and Jacqueline Supman both of San Francisco, CA. Laura was born in Columbus, OH and grew up in Cincinnati. She married Leonard Supman in 1945 and moved to Kingsport, TN where Dr. Supman was in private practice of Optometry. Laura was an active member of the Congregation B’nai Sholom and Sisterhood. She led numerous charitable and civic endeavors in the Tri-Cities. Recognized for her culinary skills, Laura teamed with a close Kingsport friend in 1976 to create the Seasoned Skillet Cooking School and hosted classes in their kitchens for many years. They later published their cooking techniques and recipes in The Seasoned Skillet cookbook. Laura was an avid reader, bridge player and solved crossword puzzles everyday. She loved traveling with her husband and family, especially abroad. Laura moved to Knoxville, TN in 2002. She immediately involved herself in the community and enjoyed an active social life. Laura was a member of Temple Beth El. Services will be held Sunday, December 31 at 12:00 noon, at Congregation B’nai Sholom Cemetery, 2309 Bradley St., Bristol, VA. A condolence reception will follow at Congregation B’nai Sholom, 2510 Highway 126, Bristol TN. A Memorial Service will also be held on Tuesday, January 2, at 5:00 P.M. at Temple Beth El, 3037 Kingston Pike, Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to B’nai Sholom Sisterhood, 2510 Highway 126, Bristol, TN 37620; Temple Beth El, 3037 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37909; or Senior Citizens Home Assistance Service, 215 Bearden Place, Knoxville, TN 37917. The family expresses gratitude to the dedicated caregivers of Clarity Pointe, Knoxville, TN where Laura lived for the past two years. Condolences and memories may be left for the family at akardfuneralhome.com Akard Funeral Home, (423) 989-4800 is serving the Supman family.
Laura Bohn Supman, age 95, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at Clarity Pointe in Knoxville, TN. Laura was predeceased by her husband, Dr. J. Leonard Supman and brothers, Leon Bohn and Harold Bohn. She is survived by her sons: Mark... View Obituary & Service Information
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