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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
SAN DIEGO (AP) - J. Robert Beyster, who founded a small technology firm called Science Applications International Corp. and built it into one of the largest defense contractors in the...
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Renowned jazz clarinetist Buddy DeFranco - who collaborated with Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday and other top singers and musicians of his era - has died...
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) - A northern Illinois resident recognized as the oldest man in the U.S. has died at 110.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A 114-year-old woman who challenged Facebook after the social media site wouldn't let her list her real age has died in Minnesota.
Even by the wild and woolly standards of rock music in the late 1960s, there was nothing right about Joe Cocker's career-making performance at the Woodstock summer music festival in...
WEST NEWBURY, Mass. (AP) - Mike Mokrzycki, a former journalist and election polling specialist at The Associated Press who later started his own survey research business, has died. He was...
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) - Lowell Steward, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen who flew nearly 200 missions over Europe during World War II, has died in California. He was...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rabbi Harold Schulweis, an influential Conservative synagogue leader, has died in Los Angeles at age 89.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - A member of the German rocket team that helped build America's space program in north Alabama has died.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Billy Milligan, believed to be the first person to use multiple personality disorder in an insanity defense, has died. He was 59.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Richard C. Hottelet, the last of the original "Murrow's Boys," the pioneering group of wartime journalists hired by CBS radio newsman Edward R. Murrow, has died....
CORONA DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) - Larry J. Cano, the founder of the El Torito restaurant chain who helped popularize Mexican food with the U.S. masses, has died at age...
NEW YORK (AP) - A powerful political adviser who was influential in the elections of several New York City mayors has died. David Garth was 84.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Phil Stern, an award-winning photographer who lugged his camera into combat during World War II and later became known for candid shots of Hollywood stars like...
NEW YORK (AP) - The father of the modern baseball trading card who designed the famed Topps versions in the 1950s has died. Sy Berger was 91.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Rose Cochran, the wife of Mississippi Republican Sen. Thad Cochran, has died. She was 73.
PHOENIX (AP) - Former Phoenix Mayor John Driggs, who is credited with helping establish a group of mountain parks in the desert city, has died at the age of 87.
CHICAGO - In an era of politicians who are wedded to the party line, coiffed and packaged to sell to voters, colorful and outspoken Judy Baar Topinka spent 3½ decades...
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - Family members say Ernest Brace, a civilian who was captured during the Vietnam War while flying supplies for the CIA and tapped code through a...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - James B. Edwards, South Carolina's first Republican governor since Reconstruction and later energy secretary for two years in the Reagan administration, has died. He was 87.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - James B. Edwards, South Carolina's first Republican governor since Reconstruction and later energy secretary in the Reagan administration, has died. He was 87.