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Local Obits for Fri. Oct 05, 2012

Maxie Anderson

Hamilton county
Maxie Mae Anderson, 78, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at her residence.She was formerly employed by the Hailey family of Signal Mountain.She knew her Lord and Saviour and accepted Christ at an early

Mary Baker

Hamilton county
Mary Baker, 82, of Chattanooga, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.A devoted Christian, she was a member of the Richard Harkins Church of God ministry.She was preceded in death by a son, David Goins; sisters, Mary

Maxine Bell

Hamilton county
Maxine Bell, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at a local hospital.Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Regina Brown

Hamilton county
Regina Brown, 61, of Hixson passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at her residence.She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Floyd Brown.She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, David (Sonja) Brown,

Sarah Bruce

Hamilton county
Sarah Elizabeth Bruce, 88, a lifetime resident of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at her home.She was born in Trenton, Georgia to the late Thomas and Melinda Daniel.She was also preceded in death

Charles Campbell

PALMER Charles Edward "Rusty" Campbell, 41, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at his home with his family at his side.He was born in Palmer on July 2, 1971. He was preceded in death

Thomas Crowe

WILDWOOD Thomas Marshall "Tommy" Crowe, 69, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. He was a wonderful man full of wisdom and life. Tommy loved his family with all his heart and we love him

Debbie Davis

MURFREESBORO Debbie Bookout Davis, 55, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. A native of South Pittsburg, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Marvin Eugene and Lurana "Ludy" Moore Bookout.Mrs. Davis is survived

Ronald Dubois

Hamilton county
Ronald Philip Dubois, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Erlanger Medical Center, surrounded by his family.He was born on June 30, 1942 in Manchester, N.H. to Philip and Emeline Senneville

Robbie English

Hamilton county
Robbie Mae "Boo Boo" English, 49, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at her residence.She was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church.She was preceded in death by her father, Charlie W. Daniel

David Feaster

Hamilton county
David Anthony Feaster completed his worldly assignment on Sept. 27, 2012.Funeral noon today, Oct. 5, at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Thomas L. Jones officiating and Minister Jaquatte Williams eulogist.Burial Chattanooga National

Katie Hall

Hamilton county
Katie C. Hall, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at DeKalb Medical Center in Fort Payne, Ala.She was born in DeKalb County, Ala., and was the owner of Selective Sitting Service in

Edward Hendricks

Hamilton county
Edward E. Henrdicks, 88, of Hixson, was received by his heavenly Father, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.Services will be 2 p.m. today, Oct. 5, 2012 in the funeral home chapel with Bishop Sonny Wilkes officiating.

Elbert Holmes

TRENTON Elbert Milton Holmes, 64, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.Visit to view full obituary and share memories and condolences.Funeral services will be held noon today, Oct. 5.Family will receive friends today from 11

Elton Hughes

TRENTON Elbert Milton Holmes, 64, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.Visit to view full obituary and share memories and condolences.Funeral services will be held noon today, Oct. 5, 2012. Family will receive friends today

Mary Jenkins

Hamilton county
Mary Lynn Card Everett Jenkins, 71, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.Services will be 11 a.m. today, Oct. 5, 2012, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Vernon Sneed officiating.Burial will follow

Stella Kelley

Hamilton county
Stella Mae Kelley, 87, of Hixson, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.She had lived most of her life in the Chattanooga area. She was the widow of Rev. Raymond Kelley. She had worked along with

Cecil Kinzalow

Hamilton county
Cecil "Sonny" Kinzalow, 72, of Soddy-Daisy, departed on the wings of angels Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.He was a veteran of the USAF, former employee of Combustion, Kmart and Home Depot, and member of Stuart

Ella Lovelady

NASHVILLE Ella Faye Elsea Lovelady, 85, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Lee Lovelady; son, Jeffrey Lovelady; parents, Odius and Eunice Elsea; and

Theresa Martin

Hamilton county
Theresa Martin, 60, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Chattanooga.Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995

Tom Maynor

Hamilton county
Thomas "Burr" Maynor, 84, of Red Bank, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in a Chattanooga hospital.Tom was a 1947 graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School where he was a multiple sports star. Tom was a

Bobby Mince

RAINSVILLE Bobby V. Mince, 76, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at Shephard's Cove. Funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel.Entombment in Mountain View Memory will be today from

William Oden

Hamilton county
William Arthur Oden, 78, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at his residence. Funeral service 1 p.m. today in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Jimmie Ingram as the eulogist.

Wilbur Price

DAYTON Wilbur Ellis Price, 74, died Wednesday Oct. 4, 2012, at Laurelbrook Nursing Home.Graveside service will be at 3 p.m. today at Buttram Cemetery.Please share your memories of Mr. Price at family is

Brenda Vaughn

McDONALD Brenda Louise Thompson Vaughn, 65, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012.She was predeceased by her parents, Dewey and Zella Holmes Thompson; and brother, Howard Holmes.Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Kevin and Daisy Thompson;

Kirk Wheeler

Hamilton county
S. Kirk Wheeler, 86, a longtime resident of Signal Mountain, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.S. Kirk Wheeler devoted his life to education and in

In MemoryShaundra Ricks

In memory
Shirley Ann RicksJan. 14, 1950 - Oct. 5, 2011 Today is the anniversary of her passing. She is sadly missed by her daughters, Shaundra ONeal and Kizzey Baker, grandchildren Brooke Mitchell and Brevin Sims, dear

In MemoryShirley Ricks

In memory
SHIRLEY ANN RICKS Jan. 14, 1950-Oct. 5, 2011Your memory to us is a keepsake with which we will never part. Though God has you in His Keeping, we always have you in our hearts. Love,


In memory
GERALDINE MAYS SMITH October 5, 2010 IN LOVING MEMORYAnother year has passed, and you are missed by everyone that truly loves you. Once we leave this earth there is no return, but

In MemoryAntonio Starr

In memory
INMEMORYANTONIO G. STARRMay 12, 1975-Oct. 4, 2011It has been one year today since you passed away. We miss you so very much. Your smile will always be missed, but you are in our
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