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Local Obits for Mon. May 19, 2014


ROSSVILLEVirginia Carter Bradford, 79, of Rossville, GA passed away Friday, May 16, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. Condolences may be sent to www.lanesouthcrestchapel.com Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at

Calvin Burton

Collinsville
Mr. Calvin Buford Burton, age 63 of Collinsville passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Kindred Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2014 from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with
SODDY-DAISYRobby Earl Floyd, 54, of Soddy-Daisy, TN, passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014. He was a longtime resident of Dunedin, Florida. Robby was a 1978 Graduate of Soddy-Daisy High School, he served our country in
Shirley June Tucker Fryar died peacefully at home on Friday, May 16, surrounded by her family. She was a lifelong member of Lookout Valley Presbyterian Church. The widow of Clyde F. Fryar, she was preceded
Mary B. Green, 92, formally of Chattanooga, TN Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. today at the Charles Taylor Funeral and Cremation Service, 21900 Euclid Ave., Euclid, OH.
ROSSVILLESandra Green, 65, of Rossville went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at her residence. She was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia area. Sandra worked
Zena Ruth Adams Hambright, 77, of Dunlap died at her home Saturday, May 17, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Hambright was a member of Dunlap United Methodist Church. Survivors include her loving husband,

Mickey Harwood

Pikeville
Mickey Harwood, age 78, of Pikeville, TN died Saturday, May 17, 2014 at his home. Mr. Harwood was a 1955 graduate of Rhea County High School. He was of the Methodist faith, a Bledsoe County

Emma Kelley

Hixson
Emma Katherine Kelley, age 89, of Hixson, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014 Emma is preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Tom Franklin Kelley; brothers Jake Ziegler and Bill

Henry Kelley

Stevenson
Henry "Buddy" Duvard Kelley, 93, of Stevenson passed away May 17, 2014 at Cloverdale Manor Nursing Home in Scottsboro. A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Kelley was a member of V.F.W. Local
Charles Beckham Linder, 84, of Snellville, GA, went to be with the Lord Thursday, May 15, 2014 at East Side Medical Center in Snellville, GA. He was born in Louisville, KY on April 26, 1930.
Shelia Ann Melton, 64, went to be with the Lord Saturday, May 17, 2014 in a Knoxville health care facility. Shelia was born in Wildwood, Georgia and was of the Baptist faith.
Ben E. "Eddie" Nelson passed away on Monday, May 12, 2014. Ben has been released from his pain and suffering. Ben was retired from the Navy after 20 years of service and then worked through

Bomar Noles

Lafayette
Bomar Daniel Noles, Sr., 81, of LaFayette died Saturday, May 17. 2014. Mr. Noles was a member of the
Aaron "Wayne" Robinson, 56, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at a local hospital. He was preceded in death by his father, Jesse Robinson Jr.; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jessie Robinson
Lewis Earl Scott, age 90 of Pelham, Tennessee passed from this life on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. He was born February 4, 1924 in Pelham; the son of

Wallace Stone

Lookout mtn., ga
Wallace David Stone, 65, a current resident of Rossville, GA and formally of Lookout Mountain, GA passed away on Saturday afternoon, May 17th, 2014 in a local hospital. The family is planning a private memorial
James Donald Thompson, Sr, of Apison, passed away on Armed Forces Day, May 17, 2014, in Chattanooga. James served with the 1st Tank Battalion, 1st Marine Division in the Korean War. He
Edna Thrash Mary Edna Thrash 98, Ringgold entered Heaven's glory Saturday May 17, 2014. Edna has been a devoted and active member of the Burning Bush Baptist Church for 64 years. She was

Gladys Tucker

Tullahoma
Gladys Louise Tucker, 85, passed from this life on Friday, May 16, 2014, at Bailey Manor in Winchester. Funeral services: 1 p.m. today, May 19, 2014 in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will follow in Franklin
Sandra Kay Wall died on Friday May 16th 2014 at Dorchester General Hospital in Cambridge, Maryland surrounded by her loving family. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 2
Glenn Allison Wolff, age 84, passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014, surrounded by his family Glenn retired as an Industrial Engineer with Wheland Foundary after 33 years of service. He was active as a
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Former U.S. Rep. Jay Dickey has died at the age of 77.
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) - One of the last surviving members of the team that created the pioneering ENIAC computer in the 1940s has died. Harry Huskey was 101.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The granddaughter of the Campbell Soup Co. founder and a philanthropist who gave away millions of dollars to Philadelphia educational and cultural institutions has died.
NEW YORK (AP) - Jim Fitzgerald, a longtime Associated Press writer and editor in New York who helped shape the news service's coverage of stories from terror attacks to the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Dana Woldow, who drew national attention when she began a fight to rid California schools of junk food, has died. She was 65.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bruce Langhorne, an influential session guitarist who often collaborated with Bob Dylan and inspired his song "Mr. Tambourine Man," has died. He was 78.
WOODSIDE, Calif. (AP) - Robert W. Taylor, who was instrumental in creating the internet and the modern personal computer, has died in California.
Clifton James, best known for his indelible portrayal of a southern sheriff in two James Bond films but who was most proud of his work on the stage, has died....
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) - Tom Coyne, a Grammy Award-winning mastering engineer who worked on numerous hit recordings by Adele, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Metallica and more, has died. He was 62.
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) - Russell Hanlin, who was president and CEO of Sunkist Growers for two decades, has died.
Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney, one of the NFL's most influential and popular executives, has died. He was 84.
NEW YORK (AP) - David Letterman's mother Dorothy Mengering has died. She was 95.
GROTON, Mass. (AP) - Musician John Warren Geils Jr., founder of The J. Geils Band, has died in his Massachusetts home. He was 71.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Patricia C. McKissack, a prolific author of children's books on African-American history, folklore and stories, has died. She was 72.
LOS ANGELES - Don Rickles was just another little-known comic working a small club in Miami Beach in the 1950s when Frank Sinatra came in with his entourage.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - Truly Nolen, founder of the international pest control company known for its fleet of yellow "mouse cars," has died at his home in Florida. He was...