Megan Dawn Lucas, 26, formerly of Hixson and a native of Utah, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, in her home in Las Vegas.For a brief moment, the world stopped to let our beloved Megan off and then a star was born and the star was named Megan. Megan, you will be missed more than words can be said. Forever in my heart. Mom.Survivors include her loving mother, Dottie Lucas, of Hixson; father, Dave Lucas, of Utah; beloved partner, SSgt. Joe Phillips, of Las Vegas; several aunts, uncles and cousins; extended family in Utah and friends in Utah, Tennessee and Las Vegas.A gathering of family and friends will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace.Those wishing may make memorial contributions to Dottie Lucas, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, TN 37415.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace. 877-3524.