James L. "Hootie" Burns, 57, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, March 14, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga and was of the Baptist faith. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park. The family will receive friends all day today and prior to the service. Arrangements by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe.