Dorothy Edna Reynolds, 86, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011.Mrs. Reynolds was born in Chicago, Ill., and was a retired Home Economics high school teacher from the Chicago area. She retired to the Chattanooga area to live near her sister. She was a graduate of Northern Illinois University and a member of St. Pauls Episcopal Church, the National Association of University Women, past Lt. Commander of the Chattanooga Sea Cadets, and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Reynolds; daughter, Barbara Baker; and parents, Niels and Mabel Vedel.Survivors include her children, Joe (Pam) Reynolds, of Chandler, Ariz., Niki (John) Harast, of Dallas, Texas, and Paul (Karon) Reynolds, of Chattanooga; four grandchildren; and sister, Eleanor Bagamery, of Chattanooga.There will not be any visitation at the funeral home and funeral services will be private.Please share your condolences at Chattanooganorthchapel.com.Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory & Florist, North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.