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Local Obits for Sun. Feb 16, 2014


Ivan Levon Allen, 75, of East Ridge, died on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 at Memorial Hospital. Mr. Allen was a member of Brainerd Church of Christ. He was a retired Lieutenant with the Erlanger

Tommy Anderson

Flat rock
Tommy Ezell Anderson, age 90 of Flat Rock, died Friday, Feb. 14 at Highland's Medical Center. Funeral services are Sunday at 2 pm in the chapel with Bro. Dean Johnson officiating. Burial will

Dewey Argo

Monteagle
Mr. Dewey Barney Argo, 80, of Monteagle passed away Thursday. Funeral 2 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Ralph Shrum officiating. Burial: Coalmont Cemetery with full military honors provided by Sequatchie Valley
Caron Dewayne Skillern Branham, infant son of Karen Skillern and Ronnell Branham, passed away Feb. 11, 2014. He was preceded in death by brother, Ronnell Jr.; grandfather, Dewayne Copeland. Survivors also include

Kathleen Bridges

Sacramento,
Calif. Kathleen Condra Bridges died Jan. 29, 2014, in Sacramento. She was born July 1, 1920, in Southeastern Tennessee to descendants of two pioneer families proud of their heritage. Kathleen Condra Bridges was the
Mary Brooks, 88, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local health care facility. She retired from American National/SunTrust Bank where she served as an administrative assistant to the executives of the
Clyde H. Buttram, age 89 of Chattanooga peacefully passed from this life and went to be with his Lord on Feb. 13, 2014 with his family at his bedside. He was a member of
Donald John Carbon, 79 of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date. There will be no services or visitation at the funeral home. Arrangements are
Nick S. Catron, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with melanoma. He was born in Ponca City, Okla., and has been a resident of Hixson since 1980. He served seven years

Janalene Clark

Ringgold
Janalene Riddell Clark, 73, of Ringgold passed away on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at her home. Mrs. Clark attended the United Methodist Church and also operated antiques by Calico & Lace. Janalene is survived

Catherine Colbert

Summerville
Catherine Marie Colbert, 87, Summerville, GA died Feb. 12, 2014. Survivors, children, Gail & Ronald Crouch , Jan & Kenneth Dalton; 4 Grandchildren; 4 Great-grandchildren. Graveside service was held 2:00 p. m. Saturday, Feb. 15,
Catherine Louise Cosper, of Chattanooga, 89 passed away, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was a homemaker and member of Lookout Valley Seniors and Ebenezer Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, Mamaw and devoted

Ralph Dawson

Shiloh
Ralph Lenvil Dawson, 77, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at his home. Visitation will be held today from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Services at 3 p.m CST Sunday

Cecil Day

Dayton
Cecil Neil Day, age 68 of Dayton went to his Creator Friday afternoon, Feb. 14, 2014 in Chattanooga. Cecil was born in Fulton, MI on January 4, 1946 the son of the late Amos
Jessie Raymond Denton, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was 89 years old. Jessie was born on Jan. 2, 1925 to the late Carroll and Ruth

Ray Fults

Palmer -
Mr. Ray Jackson Fults, 74, departed this life at his home Friday Feb. 14, 2014. He was born in Palmer, Tennessee on June 19, 1939 to Lawrence and Emma McHone Fults who preceded him
Pauline Garner, 86, a resident of Chattanooga passed away on Friday February 14, 2014. She was born on July 25, 1927 in Glenwood, AR to the late George and Callie Tackett. Pauline resided in
Dora Estelle Gossett, 85, of Chattanooga passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in an area hospital. She retired from Signal Knitting Mill after over 45 years of service and was a member of Tiftonia
Marian Johnson Graves, 98, died on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. She was born in Humboldt, Tenn., to the late Leroy and Lillian Campbell Johnson. She was a longtime member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist
e Rev. Henry M. Groseclose, of Hixson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was 83 years old. Henry was born in Appalachia, Va., to the late Rhea P. and N. Loucille Groseclose. He
Sybil Earline Hatmaker, 96, of Hixson, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in a local hospital. She was born Jan. 1, 1918 in Calhoun, Ga., to the late Benjamin F. and Hattie M. Phillips. She
Sarah Holt Loder Hipp, 96, a lifelong resident of Chattanooga died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Rudd and Hardie Holt Loder. A graduate of Chattanooga City

Beulah Hoyle

Fort oglethorpe -
Beulah Lee Crowe Hoyle, 92 went to be with Her Lord Friday evening, Feb. 14, 2014. She was born in DeKalb County, Ala., and had lived in the North Georgia area for most of

Johnnie Hughes

Evensville
Johnnie Hughes 77 died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at the Spring City Care Center. Born in Wesbourne, TN, she was the daughter of the late John Robert and Mary Ruth Stinnett Cofer. Johnnie was
La-Vonda Johnson La-Vonda (Wilson) Johnson, age 74, of Chattanooga, went home to be with Jesus on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. La-Vonda was born Aug. 4, 1939, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to the late Floyd H. Wilson
Willie Kelley, 84, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.
Joseph Henry Kohlmann, 94, of Chattanooga, joined his late wife of over 50 years on Valentines Day, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, He was a veteran of WWII serving as a Tech Sergeant in the U.S.
Brenda Lackey, 68, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Brenda was born in Chattanooga on March 9, 1945 to William B. "Chic" Lackey and Jeanne Cooper. Brenda was one of the original
Patricia Moore Letson, 80, of Harrison, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Born in Dora, Alabama September 13, 1933, she was the daughter of the late J. Harris and Mae Moore and was a

John Lewis

Lafayette
LaFAYETTE John Willis Lewis, 48, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was preceded in death by his mother, Judy M. Lewis. Survivors include his father and stepmother, William D. (Virginia) Lewis
Shea Aaron Long, of Hixson, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. He was 33 years old. Shea attended Sequoyah Vocation School and was employed with Laynes Equipment Co. as a truck driver. He was

Marie Long

Dunlap
Marie Bickford Long, age 67 of Dunlap, TN., died Friday Feb. 14, 2014. Parents Otto and Sarah Bickford; brothers Harley, Charles, Leonard, and Lonnie Bickford preceded her in death. She is survived by sons Kirt
Mildred Martin Mildred Davenport Martin, 96, of Chattanooga, (formerly of Jasper, Tenn.) died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. A native of Warren County, Tenn., she was a homemaker, and a Baptist. Preceded in death by parents
Flora Kathryn "Kathy" McCrary, 87, of Hixson, formerly of Nashville, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Kathy was born Sept. 13, 1926, in Humphreys County, to Price L. and Molly Briggs McCrary. She attended
Ronald Luther McRae, of New Port Richey, Fla., passed on from this life into eternity on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Ron was born on May 10, 1949 in Bremerhaven, Germany into a military family. After
Lynn Meyer, a popular, retired Chattanooga teacher, died on Jan. 7, 2014, after a difficult struggle with cancer and a long hospitalization. Her body was willed to the University of Tennessee Medical School for research

Michael Moore

Ringgold -
Michael R. Moore, 60, of Ringgold, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end

Dr. Robert Morgan

Huntland -
Dr. Robert Lewis Morgan, age 82 of Huntland, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 at his residence. Visitation is 4:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17,
Margaret Bell Swanson Nave, 95, much beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away in Dallas, Texas on Feb. 12, 2014. Graveside services will be held Sunday, Feb. 16th at 2:30 p.m. at Forest
Linda Lapuz Oborn, 62, of Signal Mountain, passed away after an arduous battle with ovarian cancer, on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was born to the late Jose and Cecilia Lapuz, of Manilla, Philippines, on
Jimmy Lawrence Parker Jr., of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was 40 years old. Jimmy worked at C.C. Dickson in sales. Jimmy was preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond

Wendell Payne

Trenton
Wendell Taylor Payne, 60, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. He served in the National Guard, Specialist E-5, was an insurance agent with American General, and was a member of the National Life Underwriters Association.
Kalista Ratliff, 40, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Vera Rollins

Whitwell
Vera Mae "Billie" Rollins 67. passed away Friday, February 14, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Rollins; parents, Ed & Bonnie Thacker; brother, Duggan Thacker, Bill Thacker; sisters, Brenda
Phyllis Rowe, of Chattanooga, entered the gates of Paradise into the arms of our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the Chapel of
Robert Mungle Salyer, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., passed away at his home the afternoon of Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, with the snow softly falling. Bob was born on July 22, 1915, to William Carson Salyer
Justice Matthew " The Smurf" Sanders, infant son of Matthew and Christy Sanders, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Cecil Sanders. Those left to cherish his memories

Iva Sizemore

Rossville
Iva Ruth Pierce Sizemore 96, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. She was born in Trion, Ga., to the late Oza U. and Lurah Watkins Peirce. She was preceded in death by
Rev. Roscoe Francis Smith, Sr. 99, passed away Saturday February 15, 2014 at home. Funeral services Monday afternoon at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial

Johnie Smith

Chickamauga -
Johnie Melvin Smith, Sr., age 86 of Chickamauga, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2014. He was born in Louisville, KY to the late George and Betty Burrows Smith. He was a resident
Macie Christine ODell Smith, 90, of Harrison, TN and formerly of Rossville, GA, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Mrs. Smith was born and raised in Murphy, NC. She moved to Chattanooga in
Barbara Ann Cotton Stockdale, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at her residence. She professed her life to Christ at an early age. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister.
Elmer Samuel "Buddy" Tucker Jr., 86, of East Brainerd, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in a local hospital. He was a lifelong resident of East Brainerd and a faithful member and supporter of Gospel Way
Pamela Turner, 51, of Chattanooga passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at her home. She was retired from the State of Tennessee Mental Health Division. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Erica and Matt
Doug Walker Jr. Douglas Perry Walker Jr., 71, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, surrounded by his family and friends. Born September 2, 1942, he was a member of Middle Cross Baptist
Laury King Weaver, Jr went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was born July 21, 1921 in Rome, GA to Rev. Laury K. Weaver, Sr.
Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, slipped softly away in the wee hours of Monday morning, Feb. 10, 2014, in the hospital, after just one day there. She was preceded in death by her beloved

In MemoryJamie Rogers

Jamie Pope Rogers On Feb. 17th Jamie left us to be with her Heavenly Father and mother Sharon Cox Rogers. We miss your sparkling personality and hugs. You are missed by Ronald and Tammie

In MemoryJan Corbin Webb

June 13, 1950-Dec. 24, 2013 The Doctors say you had an enlarged heart and they were right. While looking through your things I found what set you apart and gave you that enlarged heart.
In our hearts you live on. We love and miss you dearly. Love, daughter, son and the Zackerys
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