Geraldine "Geri" Abernathy Cole passed away on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in a local health care facility. The family will have a Celebration of Life service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11, at Red Bank United Methodist Church. The Rev. Render Caines and Rev. Eric Mullinax will officiate. In true "Geraldine fashion", the service will be followed by a reception in the Fellowship Hall complete with food, family and friends! In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to Hospice of Chattanooga, the Orange Grove Center or to a charity of personal choice. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike. 423-531-3975.