Obit: Aaron Forrest

Obit: Aaron Forrest

June 26th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Aaron Leon "Red" Forrest, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 24, 2013. He was 85 years old.Aaron was retired from Norfolk Southern Railway. He served our country in the United States Army as a medic. He was the former owner of Shady Grove Harbor and Forrest Cove Marina and Campground.He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Barbara Brandon Forrest; parents, J.L. and Mary Alice Forrest; sibling and spouses, Floyd (Sallie Ann) Forrest and Loretta (Roy) Patrick.Aaron is survived by his sister, Mary Louise (Charles) Jeffery; brother, J. L. (Ruth) Forrest; and several nieces and nephews.The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the North Chapel.Graveside services for Aaron will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Greenwood Cemetery with Rev. Grady Cooper officiating.Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.