Obit: Juanita Oxford

Obit: Juanita Oxford

December 7th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Johnnie Juanita Oxford, 91, Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at a local hospital.Mrs. Oxford was a native of Chattanooga, having lived most of her life in the East Ridge area. She was a member of Spring Creek Church of God. Mrs. Oxford was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Most of her life was spent raising her two children and making a home for her husband. She was a very talented and articulate person, never meeting a stranger and loved everyone. She was preceded in death by her parents, John R. and Bessie Wooten; husband of 70 years, Robert "Frank" Oxford; two grandchildren, James and John Oxford Jr.Survivors include her two children, Bobbie (Ben) Brackett, Rossville, and John (Beth) Oxford, Sevierville, Tenn.; grandchildren, Johnna Beth (Dickie) Greene, Amanda Wolfenbarger, Melinda Ogle, Tami (Larry) Askew; great-grandchildren, Joshua Greene, Dylan Ogle, Tyler Ogle, Joshua and Laura Brisson; brother, Ralph Wooten; sister, June Miller; as well as many dear friends, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be 1 p. m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Bennie Mills officiating.Interment in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family and view the memorial tribute.The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.