Ethel Irene Curren, 79, of Hixson, passed away on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. Irene lived in Hixson since 1977 and was of the Baptist faith. She loved to decorate and arrange flowers and enjoyed playing cards. She was preceded in death by her parents, T.R. Cash and Earline Hickman; brothers, Milton Cash and Billy Cash; sister, Doris Cross and daughters, Brenda Joyce Hill and Bonnie Jean Delarosa. Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Percy "Bobby" Curren; daughters, Debra Kay (Trewitt) Sneed and Peggy Linn (Steven) Sipusich son, Tony (Tara D.) Delarosa; sister, Francis Sarto; grandchildren, Christine Kiebler, William Hill, Jr., Monica Kempke, Robert Arciniega, Christopher Hernandez and Olivia Delarosa and many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.Services will be Monday, Dec. 17, at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. J.D. Gibson officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 7625 Hamilton Park Dr Ste 22, Chattanooga, TN 37421 or www.alz.org.Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.