Knoxville, Tenn., farrier Robert "Kreis" Dunlap passed away Friday, April 6, 2018. He was 63. 

Dunlap, who was an equine enthusiast, worked as a farrier for many years. He is remembered by friends and family as a kind, giving man who had a big heart. 

A memorial gathering will be held on April 12 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home, 7426 Asheville Hwy., Knoxville, TN 37924. Those who wish to share their condolences may do so by visiting