Obit: Opalean Sons

Obit: Opalean Sons

December 9th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Opalean Sons, 87, of Hixson flew to Heaven on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 to celebrate Christmas with Jesus and her beloved husband, Douglas.Opalean, "Gran Gran", had a beautiful loving spirit and touched the lives of everyone she met. She had an undying love for her Lord, her husband, her children, and her grandchildren. She was the creator of every happy memory in our family.She retired from the Rossville Health Department after 25 years of service, and was a member of Chattanooga Primitive Baptist Church.Survivors include her son and daughter in law, Ken and Sheila Sons of Sarasota, Fla.; daughter and son in law, Janice and Tom Bigger, of Hixson; brother, Eugene Hale, of Ormond Beach, Fla.; grandchildren, Natalie, Kila and Kai, and several nieces and nephews.Janice and the family would like to give their sincere thanks to Renee Brewer for being the wind beneath Janice's wings; the wonderful staff of Soddy Daisy Healthcare; the dear Amedysis Hospice Team and all of our friends at Life Care of East Ridge.Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 9:30 a.m. in the Heritage Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Andrew Huffman, and Elder Joe Hildreath officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens in Hixson.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family.The family will receive friends Monday, Dec. 10, from 4-8 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Rd.