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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 03, 2013

Jo Anne

ROSSVILLE Jo Anne Sheppard, 77, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. Condolences may be sent to services will be held today at 4p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Reverend Bob Wilson

William Barnes

Hamilton county
William R. Barnes, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at a local healthcare facility.He was born Jan. 30, 1927 the son of the late Clifton and Thelma Roberson Barnes. He attended

Virgil Bradford

WINCHESTER Virgil J. Bradford, 81, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. A Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will be in Franklin Memorial Gardens, Winchester, TN.

Harold Brock

, Sr.,CHICKAMAUGA Harold Edward Brock, Sr., 77, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at his home. He was born in Chickamauga on Oct. 24, 1935 to the late Luetta and Roy Brock. He was

Jim Byrne

ROSSVILLE James Hugh "JIM" Bryne, 68, died on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.

Phyllis Castings

KNOXVILLE Phyllis Maxine Castings, 90, passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 at her residence. She was of the Episcopalian faith and was an active member of the Altar Guild and the Lunch Bunch of

Betty Condroski

Hamilton county
Betty Ann Condroski passed away after a brief illness, on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at the age of 76.Betty was born in Chattanooga, daughter of Frances and Lonnie Hall.Her children, Victor, Deborah and John, will

Ralph Crosby

Other areas
Jr.SHAWNEE, Kan. Ralph Lee Crosby Jr., slipped the bonds of earthly life and was reunited, in the presence of God, with his beloved Diane on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.He was born May 18,

James Davis

Hamilton county
James John Davis, 84, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, in a local hospital.He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, a graduate of George Williams College and spent his career with the YMCA and

Eula Deerman

Hamilton county
Eula Deerman, 79, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated,

Rex Dotson

Sr.CLEVELAND Rex R. Dotson Sr., 75, passed away, on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at his residence.He was an avid golfer, and was an active member of the Elks Lodge, Cleveland Country Club, and

E Dwight

Hamilton county
E. Dwight Douglass, 93, of Holiday, Fla., passed away Friday, January 25, 2013.Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the Chattanooga National Cemetery with Rev. Dale Lovelady officiating.Arrangements by Chattanooga

Kelly Frazier

LAFAYETTE Kelly Frazier, 44, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.Funeral from Wallis Memorial Chapel on Monday, Feb. 4, at 4 p.m.Family will receive friends at funeral home Monday, 1-4 p.m.Arrangements by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home of


Hamilton county
Franklin George "F. G." Longley, 87 years old, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. He was born and raised in Apison and was the son of the late George and Elsie (Tallent) Longley. He was

Barbara Gaddis

Hamilton county
Barbara Jean Taylor Gaddis, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.Mrs. Gaddis was born and raised in Chattanooga. She was of the Baptist faith and was a dedicated mother and wife.Surviving are

Doris Hobbs

TRION, Ga. Doris E. Hobbs, 80, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 in a local healthcare facility.Funeral services will be held today at 2 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home

Robert Ingle

Hamilton county
Robert Wayne Ingle 60, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.Robert was son of the late Robert and Betty Hasting Ingle.Robert was born in Oklahoma, and raised in Japan, and abroad with his

Roy Johnson

Hamilton county
Roy Stanley Johnson, 62, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. He is survived by his sister, Maxine Brown, of Soddy-Daisy.No services will be held at this time.Share your memories, stories, and photos at

Jeffery Kendrick

Hamilton county
Jeffery "Red" Kendrick, 49, departed this life suddenly, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at Johnson City Medical Center.He was the son of the late Charles and Doris "Jo" Kendrick.He leaves to cherish his memory brothers, Daryl

Wilma Knight

ROSSVILLE Wilma Bea Thompson Knight, 84, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 in a local hospital.She was a former supervisor with Millers Department Store and attended Highland Park Baptist Church. She loved gardening, flowers,

Kathi Laudone

Hamilton county
Kathi Laudone, 69, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. A native of Long Island, N.Y., she has been a resident of the Chattanooga area for the past 37 years. She was the

Richard Lawrence

WHITWELL Richard M. Lawrence, 70, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013.Services: Monday, Feb. 4, at 1 p.m. CST in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Red Hill Cemetery.Online condolences can be made at today

Charlotte Lawson

Hamilton county
Charlotte Lawson, 83, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2013 at Morning Pointe in Hixson.She was preceded in death by her father and mother, J.L. and Lottie Miller; sister, Juanita Bowman and

Leonard McGowan

Hamilton county
Leonard McGowan, 91, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at his Signal Mountain home with his loving family by his side.He was born on April 24, 1921 in Whitwell, Tenn., to the late Roy

Ollie Minton

DAYTON Ollie Mae Minton, 92, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.Services: 2 p.m. today at the Chapel of Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Hensley officiating.Interment: Spivey Cemetery.Arrangements by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home, Inc. Dayton, Tennessee

Joe Morgan

Hamilton county
Jr.Joe Morgan Jr., 76, a resident of Birchwood, Tenn., passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at a local healthcare facility. He was a member of New Liberty Baptist Church in Birchwood where he

Lucy Morrow

RISINGFAWN Edna Lucille "Lucy" Morrow, 80, passed away at her home, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. She was a retired nurse from Hutcheson Medical Center and member of Ascalon Baptist Church.Survivors include her husband of

Jim Myers

Hamilton county
James R. "Jim" Myers, 50, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at home. He was of the Christian faith. He loved his family dearly.He was preceded in death by his daughter, Alissa Myers; and

Virginia Riker

Hamilton county
Virginia Helen Riker, 94, died of natural causes Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 at her home in Alexian Grove, Chattanooga.She was born in the Bronx, N.Y.(New York City) on Oct. 23, 1918, the daughter of Annie

Gene Roberts

Hamilton county
Gene Davis Bryan Roberts passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.Born Aug. 17, 1932, in Chattanooga to the late William Henry Harrison Day Roberts and Pearl Davis Roberts, he was preceded in death by his brother,

James Sampson

, Jr.ROSSVILLE James Edgar Sampson, Jr., 77, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 in a local hospital.A native and lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and Rossville areas, Mr. Sampson was a veteran of

Reece Shipley

Hamilton county
Reece Mae Bullens-Elmore Shipley, 98, from Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord with family by her side on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013.Reece was born on Aug. 16, 1914 in Harriman, Tenn., to Andrew

Joyce Stamey

ROSSVILLE Virginia Joyce Stamey, 89, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 in a local nursing home. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.

Henrietta Stapler

Hamilton county
Henrietta Stapler, 99, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.

Evelyn Stephens

Hamilton county
Evelyn Linder Stephens, 84 of Chattanooga, died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 surrounded by her family. Survivors include daughter, Janet and partner Vicki Bond; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Babs, son and daughter-in-law, Scott

Viola Stuart

Hamilton county
Viola Evinell Stuart, 88, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.She was a lifelong resident of Soddy-Daisy. She was member of Sequoyah Baptist Tabernacle.She was preceded in death by her

Rev Thomas

Hamilton county
Rev. Thomas Brumlow, 79, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013.He was the son of Tom and Eva Oliver Brumlow. He was born in Chattanooga on Oct. 29, 1933, he pastored

Randy Treadwell

Hamilton county
Randy Treadwell, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. He was born Dec. 5, 1948. Randy loved his family and was a huge Alabama fan, "Roll Tide". He was formerly a

Johnny Underwood

Hamilton county
Johnny Joe Underwood, 69, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.Funeral services are 2 p.m. today at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace. Interment will follow in Chattanooga Memorial

Leon Walker

RINGGOLD Leon Walker, 69, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, with his wife of 35 yrs. by his side.Leon was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and a member of Gods family through his

Dana Wilkes

Hamilton county
Dana Carol Wilkes, 48, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012.A Lakeside Memorial Service was held Jan. 26, 2013 in Alexander City, Alabama.Survivors include sons, Justin and Robert Boulware, sisters, Jill Southerland, Amy Yates,

Betty Wilson

Hamilton county
Betty Lou Wilson, 81, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at Soddy-Daisy Healthcare Center.Betty retired from DuPont after 31 years of service. She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed square dancing

Roy Windsor

ROSSVILLE Roy James Windsor, 88, died on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at his residence.He was the son of the late Jerry and Effie Mae Hardeman Windsor. Roy was of the Baptist faith. He


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