Obit: Mona McElroy

Obit: Mona McElroy

August 3rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Mona McElroy, 93, of Hixson, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at her home.Mona was a retired school teacher with Hamilton County School System. She was a faithful member of Red Bank United Methodist Church and served as a beloved teacher, for many years.Mona was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Alfred McElroy; parents, Buford Alfonso and Catherine Fletcher; daughter, Barbara Lynn Nickerson.Mona is survived by her daughters, Sue (Norman) Bookout, Kay (Gary) Bates and JoEllen (Luis) Paulete; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; son-in-law, Nick Nickerson.The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 4, at Chattanooga Funeral Home, North Chapel and from noon-1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 5, at Red Bank United Methodist Church.Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 5, at Red Bank United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jeff Lambert officiating.Interment will follow in Chattanooga Memorial Park.The family is deeply grateful for the wonderful care provided by Memorial Home Health, Ada Baron with Healthforce, Laquata Johnson, Ann Adcock, Pat Strait and Amedisys Hospice.Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaNorthChapel.com.Arrangements are by the Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory & Florist, North Chapel, Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.