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Local Obits for Sun. Aug 30, 2015


Darrell L. Bannon, 46, of Chattanooga, passed
Phyllis Goldstein Bell, 79, of Chattanooga passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in a local health care center after a lengthy battle with cancer. A graduate of City High School, Phyllis also attended The University
Robert James Bryan Jr. passed away on Aug. 23, 2015, at the age of 53. He is survived by loving sisters, Betty A. Bryan and Jane Parrish (Vincent); niece, Lindsey Byers (Scott and son Drew),
Doris Castlen Buhl, 89, of Hixson, passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at her home. Born Sept. 18, 1925, in Grand Bay, Ala., she was the daughter of the late Lettie Cora Hamilton, later a
Norna Mae Slatton Campbell, 85, went home to be the Lord, Saturday, August 29, 2015. She had worked in several area shirt factories. She was preceded in death by her son, Rodney Campbell; parents, Huke
Charles James "Charlie" Clark passed away at his home in East Brainerd surrounded by family Saturday morning, Aug. 29, 2015. He was a Vietnam veteran (U.S. Navy), an avid outdoorsman and loving family man.
Bernice Legg Cloogman, 86, Cleveland, Tenn., passed away Thursday evening, Aug. 27, 2015. Mrs. Cloogman was a member of Westwood Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her first husband, Lawrence Legg; and second

Jon Evans

Dalton
Jon H. Evans passed away June 16, 2015, at Hamilton Medical Center. He was the son of the late Bertha Vera Thomason Evans and Mark Hugh Evans and was also preceded in death by his
Vance Edward Ferguson, 66, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Vance was a member of Mile Straight Baptist Church and the Crusaders Sunday School Class.

Mark Fletcher

Fort oglethorpe
Mark Fletcher, 87, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2015. He was born in Chattanooga on Aug. 20, 1928. He was preceded in death

Mark Garner

South pittsburg
Mark Stephen Garner, 53, went to be with the Lord Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. He was employed in law enforcement for over 31 years working for Chattanooga Airport Authority Police, South Pittsburg Police,
r Mary Margaret Glazner, 73, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, in Ormond Beach, Fla. Margie an X-Ray tech was a longtime resident of Chattanooga and received her education here. Survivors include brothers, Alan and Phillip.
Peggy Sue Crittenden Grant, devoted wife, mother and friend, arrived in her heavenly home Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, she was retired from Eyear Optical and was a member of the
Hubert McNeal Hale, II, 67, passed away Aug. 26, 2015. Survivors include his son, Hubert Hale III; daughter, Eva Mae Gallagher; grandchildren, other relatives and dear friends. A memorial service
Micheal Craig Harrison, 50, passed away Aug. 27, 2015. Born in Gallatin, April 12, 1965, and moved to Chattanooga as a young adult. He was the son of David and Polly Harrison. Life partner

Mary Jo Huckabee

South pittsburg
Mary Jo Knight Huckabee, 89, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. CDT today, Aug. 30, at Rogers Funeral Home in South Pittsburg. Interment will be in Cumberland View Cemetery. Condolences

Teresa Jordan

Crossville
Teresa Doris Mason Jordan, 64, passed away on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Funeral Service will be held today, Aug. 30, at 2 p.m. CDT from theW.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel, Rainsville. Burial will follow in the
Norma Lynch Lambert, 77, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. A TVA-Sequoya retiree, she was the daughter of the late Homer and Helen Thackston Lynch. Preceded in death by sister, Joanne Lynch

Arthur Levengood

Rossville
Arthur David Levengood, 57, departed this world on Aug. 27, 2015, at his residence in Rossville. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Paul M. and Lillian H. Levengood; and his sister, Martha
Martha Jo Acuff Long passed away on Aug. 26, 2015. She was born in Chattanooga Memorial Park on Aug. 8, 1925, to the late Byrd M. and Agnes Acuff. Jos family was very special to
Anthony K. McClendon, 51, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, in Watertown, N.Y. A memorial service is today at 5 p.m. in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home.
Brent Price Pickard, 47, of Ooltewah, died Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Surviving, wife, Kecia Pickard; children, Camden Pickard, Jade Pickard; father, Clayton Pickard; brother, Alan (Patty) Pickard; grandson, Hunter Bain. Funeral:6
Terry Lamar Poteet, 49, of Graysville, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. He was employed with S&H Erectors and preceded in death by his father, J.T. Poteet. Survivors include his mother, Betty Raulston

Pete Powell

Whitwell
Vernon "Pete" Powell, 74, passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Share memories and photos at www.whitwellmemorialfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, 423-658-7777.

Morris Roberts

Scottsoboro
Morris Letcher Roberts, 80, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. He is retired from Norfolk Southern and is a U.S. Army veteran. Mr. Roberts is survived by his daughter, Robin (Steven)Wright; sister, Helen (Billy) Thames;
Clarence "Nubbin" Roberts, 94, died Friday, Aug. 28 at his residence. Mr. Roberts was a WWII veteran, serving in the U.S. Marines, and a retired machinist. He was preceded in death by his
Joyce Randall Rose, 90, passed away on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. A retired Hamilton County employee. She was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey R.
Eddie Sanders, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015 at his residence. Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Martha Semmes

Tullahoma
Martha Josephine Fulbright Semmes entered the kingdom of Heaven peacefully on August 19, 2015, and is now living the promise of her salvation. If you have a fun memory, story or comment about Marty, please
Rosie L. Shackelford, 81, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in a local healthcare facility. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Jackie Simpson

Fort oglethorpe
Jackie Dean Simpson, 45, passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and was of the Southern Baptist faith. Jackie, a graduate of LFO, class

Richard Uptegrove

Fort oglethorpe
Richard "Dick" Uptegrove, 79, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, Aug. 17, 2015. He was a native of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, son of the late Hubert and Ebba Christoffersen
Tommy Dow Waller, of Soddy-Daisy, died peacefully at his home on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. Tom was preceded in death by his parents, Dow and Juanita Waller, of Baxter, Tenn.; and great-grandson, Jayden Warren Willis.
James Woodward, 84, of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. James was a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University. He was employed by CoorsTek as an industrial engineer where he retired with 40 years

Mary Younes

Cleveland
Mary Ella Younes, 80, passed away Friday at her residence. Survivors: son, Lynn Younes; stepdaughter, Gail Fell; two sisters. Funeral: Monday, 2 p.m., Cedar Springs Baptist Church. Visitation: tolday, 4-8

In Memoryjoedy bates

August 28, 1934- April 6, 2015 Happy Birthday PaPa. You were apart of my life for over 9 years, and all was great. Miss you, Love ya, Your a winner either way,
August 30, 1982- April 16, 1985 In memory of our precious Ashley. You were only with us for 2 1/2 years but, oh how grateful we are that Jesus blessed us with you for

In MemoryAndre dre Smith

August 30, 1977- July 9, 2013 Happy Birthday from your lovely mother, children and sisters.
Phyllis Goldstein Bell, 79, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 in a local healthcare center. Graveside services will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Chattanooga National Cemetery with Rabbi Bill S.
Brenda Faye Bell, 64, of Chattanooga, passed from her earthly home into her Heavenly home on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Brenda was a member of First-Centenary United Methodist Church, and loved her church family
Bernice Legg Cloogman, 86, Cleveland, died Thursday evening, Aug. 27, 2015, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, where the family will receive friends on

Jack Dagnan

Ladson, s.c.
Jack Franklin Dagnan, 84, widower of the late Martha Bird Dagnan, passed away Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at his residence in Ladson. Jack was born Feb. 4, 1931 in Millstone, Ky., the son of the
Vance Edward Ferguson, 66, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Vance was a member of Mile Straight Baptist Church and the Crusaders Sunday School Class.

Mark Fletcher

Fort oglethorpe
Mark Fletcher, 87, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Thursday morning, Aug. 26, 2015. He was born in Chattanooga on Aug. 20, 1928. He was preceded in death
Robert William Garrott, 80, Red Bank passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. He was born June 12, 1935 in Cleveland Tenn., to the late Dr. William Anson and Ruth Waltrip Garrott. Bob,
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