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Local Obits for Wed. Mar 04, 2015



William Bishop

Summerville
William Donald "Foots" Bishop, 73, died Monday, March 2, 2015. Survivors, wife, Shirley Bishop; son, Larry Bishop; daughter, Lisa Bell; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March
Rosemary Borck, 94, passed away on Tuesday, March 2, 2015, in a local nursing home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Advantage Funeral Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave .,
Venora Borngne, 64, of Chattanooga, died on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, 423-531-3975.

Donald Catlin

Ringgold
Donald "Mack" Catlin, 73, died Sunday, March 1, 2015. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today, March 4, 2015, in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. William Swanson and Rev. Lamar Dietz

Larry Champion

Manchester
Larry Wayne Champion, 63, passed away Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at his residence. The Family will have a private memorial service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Offering
Daniel Lee Coleman, 42, of Harrison, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 2, 2015. He was a member of Bartlebaugh Baptist Church and employed at Chattem Inc., as a Distribution Clerk.
Carey Crouch, 92, of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Carey was born in Madison, Miss., and lived a full and rewarding life. He was a boy scout,
Betty Ann Drake, 79, died Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Parkridge Medical Center, Chattanooga, after a brief illness. She was born June 6, 1935 at her home in Plantersville, Miss., to the late William and
Bernice Potter Enerson, 85, passed away, Monday, March 2, 2015 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Enerson; and son, Mike Enerson. Survivors include her sons, Scott Enerson and James

James Ford

Rossville
James "Kenneth" Ford, 70, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday Feb. 25, 2015. He was born in Trenton, Ga., to the late Charlie and Syble Ford and had
Lawrence H. Gable, 69, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2015. He was a veteran of U.S. Army and served during Vietnam. Funeral at 11 a.m. Friday from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial in Mount Moriah
James "Jamie" Gass, 50 of Chattanooga, departed this life Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Maggie Ashley; and his daughter, Jennifer Allison Gass. Survivors include his daughters, Amanda (Adam)

Buddy Harris

Pikeville
James Stanley "Buddy" Harris, 80 passed away on Feb. 28, 2015. He was a brick mason by trade. He loved to watch football and listen to the Edmons family play Bluegrass. Born in Chattanooga on
William "Bill" Joseph Hobbs, 81, of Chattanooga, died at a local health care facility Monday, March 2, 2015. He was born in Lynchburg, Va., and was a graduate of Tennessee Tech with a degree in
Charles Maceo Holsey III, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Tony Holt

Knoxville
Tony Charles Holt, 54, formerly of Sweetwater died Saturday evening, Feb. 28, 2015, at Fort Sanders Medical Center in Knoxville. Funeral 5 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home. Visitation 4-5 p.m. Thursday
Lela Leslie Hunt, of Nashville, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in a Rehabilitation facility there. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.
Bobby Dean Jackson, 79, of Chattanooga, formerly of Decatur, passed away Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Memorial Hospital after a long battle with cancer. Bobby was a member of Cottonport Baptist Church. He was retired
Lotchie Jones JASPER Lotchie John Ray Jones, 17, Private First Class, US Army Company B, 1st Ballalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, passed away Feb. 28, 1951, in Unsan, Korea. Lotchie was
Thomas "Keith" W. Keith, 52, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. He was a sergeant in the U.S. Army serving his country during the Gulf War where he earned several medals and
Mac Conley SPRING CITY Clinton M. "Mac" Conley, 62, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Funeral services at 2 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. Interment in Spring City Cemetery. Visitation from
Mayne ROSSVILLE J.W. Mayne, 77, left this world on Monday, March 2, 2015. He had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life and was of the Christian faith. He retired
Gail Peters Marian Gail Wilcoxen Peters, 80, of Atlanta and Chattanooga, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. She is survived by her devoted and loving son, Jeffery C. Peters. Gail was a wonderful and inspirational
Curtis Wayne Phillips, 66, of Hixson, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. Visitation will be Thursday, March 5, from 5 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, with
Johnny L.T.N. Potter, 67, of East Ridge, died unexpectedly on Sunday, March 1, 2015, at his home. The son of the late Foster and Bonnie Romines Potter, he was a native of South Pittsburg, Tenn.,
Clara Mae Potter, 87, of Red Bank, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2015. Clara was a member of White Oak Church of Christ. She was an avid gardener and she loved to hunt and
Edna Carruth Satterfield, 97, of Red Bank, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. Visitation will be held at Lane Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 5. Graveside services will be held
Phebia S. Stalvey, 77, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015, in a local healthcare facility. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today, March 4, 2015,
Patricia Glenda Stockman, 70, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, March 6, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m.
Reba Lynette Stott, 76, of Hixson, died Monday, March 2, 2015, at her home. Mrs. Stott was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. She was the daughter of the late Leonard and Dora Jones Seagle

Joshua Toler

Athens
Joshua "Roo" Wade Toler, 32, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015, at UTMedical Center in Knoxville. Funeral 1:30 p.m. Friday in chapel. Burial in South Liberty Cemetery. Visitation 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral
Frances L. "Pat" Underwood, a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area, died on Monday, March 2, 2015, at the age of 94. A native of Monticello, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Jonah
Kay White, 94, of Hixson, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2015. Kay was born July 14, 1920 in Whitwell, Tenn., to the late, Roy and Icey Beulah Hudson White. He served our country in
Aubrey William Wood Jr., 60, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2015, in a local healthcare facility surrounded by his family. Aubrey was a kind and loving father, grandfather and brother whom will be missed
Lue Ann "Betty" Woodard 72, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2015, in a local nursing home. Survivors include her sons, Stevie Savers and Gene Woodard; brother, James Clingan and Robert (Lisa) Clingan; several grandchildren,

In MemoryCHARLOTTE BLAKE

It has been eight years since you left me on my birthday. We love and miss you. Husband Joe, children Kevin (Rose) and Tanya, grandchildren and great grandchildren

In MemoryJB COVEY

April 10, 1940- March 4, 2012 We love you and miss you every single day.

In MemoryNORMAN WILLIAMS

Happy Birthday Remembering you today and always. Wife, family and friends
Inge Elizabeth Bryan, 86, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.
Larry Benny Bush,73 Ooltewah, died Feb. 28, 2015 in a local hospital. Services will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Miracle Missionary Baptist Church, 2009 Ruby Street with Rev. Eddie R. Jacks
CLEVELAND Naomi "Ruth" Muncy Carroll passed away on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. She was born on April 7, 1926in Ravenna, Ky. She married Ralph Leonard Carroll in 1946,and together they lived in

Opal Casteel

Athens
Opal B. Strickland Casteel, 72, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Erlanger. Funeral at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel. Burial at 1 p.m. Thursday at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the

Donald Catlin

Ringgold
Donald "Mack" Catlin, 73, died Sunday, March 1, 2015. He was born Oct. 15, 1941 and was a lifelong residence of Ringgold; and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired after
Daniel Lee Coleman, 42, of Harrison, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 2, 2015. He was a member of Bartlebaugh Baptist Church and employed at Chattem Inc., as a distribution clerk. He
Clarence Lamar "Pitty Pat" Conner, 64, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in a hospital in McMinnville. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today, March 3, 2015, at Williamson &
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