Funeral arrangements have been announced for longtime recreational vehicle dealer Buddy Gregg, who died Dec. 30 at age 69.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 6) at the Highland Memorial Parks Funeral Home in Knoxville, Tenn. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Church Street United Methodist Church in Knoxville, where Gregg was a member, according to WBIR-TV, Knoxville.

The family has asked for memorial contributions to be sent to: Mission of Hope, PO Box 51824, Knoxville, TN 37950.

Gregg opened his first dealership in Arkansas in 1984 with his wife Carole, and they later moved the dealership to Knoxville. For years, Gregg sold and serviced RVs across North America, with dealerships in Florida, Oregon, Texas and Tennessee.

The Greggs had homes in Knoxville as well as in Frisco, Texas, where he died.