Obituaries for May 1, 2011

Obituaries are sorted by area and then, last name.

Sherry Anderson Hamilton County

Sherry Jean Anderson, 63, of Hixson, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at her home.She was preceded in death by her father, Lawrence Duncan; sister, Connie Duncan Hicks; brother, Larry Duncan.Survivors include her son, Scott (Jeannie) Kraieski-Anderson; mother, Clonine ...

Sara Burt Hamilton County

Sara Elizabeth Burt, 19, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2011. She was a student at Middle Tennessee State University. She is survived by her mother and father, Gerald and Rebecca Burt; brothers, Daniel and Patrick Burt; grandparents, ...

Donald Christian Hamilton County

Donald Lee Christian, 70, of Apison, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 27, 2011. He was a member of the Ooltewah Church of God.He was preceded in death by his father and mother, John ...

Dorothy Christian Hamilton County

Dorothy Lee Christian, 62, of Apison, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 27, 2011. She was a member of the Ooltewah Church of God.She was preceded in death by her father and mother, A.C. ...

Arizona Clark Hamilton County

Arizona Clark passed away Friday, April 29, 2011, at her residence.Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin Strickland Pinkard Bryan Smith,(423) 265-4414.

Ray Cooper Hamilton County

Albert Ray Cooper, 66, of Chattanooga, formerly of Knoxville and Birmingham, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011.Mr. Cooper was a faithful member of East Brainerd Church of Christ. He received a degree in Civil Engineering from the ...

Betty Craig Hamilton County

Betty Ruth Craig, of East Ridge, went to be with our Lord and Savior on April 28, 2011 at the age of 71.She was a member of Unity Baptist Church.She was preceded in death by her parents, Gordon and Gladys ...

Yvonne Crumley Hamilton County

Mai Yvonne Crumley, 41, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011.She was a resident of Chattanooga for 35 years. Yvonne had been manager of Hallmark at Northgate Mall for over 20 years.Survivors include her husband, Terry Crumley; son, Garrett Crumley; father, ...

JoAnn Darnell Hamilton County

JoAnn Darnell, 77, of Apison, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with her daughter, Brenda Prescott, grandson, Josh Poe, and great-grandson, Adam "Tex" Carroll from injuries received as a result of the tornado.Mrs. Darnell was a long time resident ...

Katherine Davidson Hamilton County

Katherine Davidson, 88, of East Ridge, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011. A native of Rhone County, Tenn., she has been a resident of the Chattanooga area for the past 59 years and was an active member ...

Tony Dixon Hamilton County

David Anthony "Tony" Dixon, 47, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2011. Tony was preceded in death by his half-brother, Dennis Dixon; grandparents, Jeff Shelby, Francis Petty, Lawrence and Gladys Dixon; aunt, Mildred Cox.Those left to cherish his memories ...

Leroy Essex Hamilton County

Leroy Wayne Essex Sr., 65, of East Brainerd, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today in the South Crest Chapel with the Rev. Don Powell officiatingInterment will be held at noon Monday ...

Rachel Gregory Hamilton County

Rachel Smith Gregory, 95, was released from her earthly bonds to be with her Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, April 29, 2011, in a local assisted living facility. She was born on June 5, 1919, at ...

Danny Jones Hamilton County

Danny "Paw" Jones, 58, of Suck Creek Mountain, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, April 29, 2011, after a long courageous battle with an illness.Danny was born and raised in Jamestown, Tenn. ...

Sherry Marler Hamilton County

Sherry Lynn Hawthorne Marler, 47, of Harrison, died Friday, April 29, 2011. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Cremation Service, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Carolyn McManus Hamilton County

Carolyn Ann McManus, 77, of East Brainerd, died on Thursday, April 28, 2011.Memorial services will be 2 p.m. today, May 1, at St. Martins Episcopal Church with Father Gordon Temple officiating.The family will receive friends one hour ...

John Morgan Hamilton County

John Dee Morgan, 69, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2011.Mr. Morgan was born in Decatur, Ala., to Willis and Annie Morgan. He was a longtime member of Central Church of Christ where he served ...

Hattie Murray Hamilton County

Hattie Elizabeth Shetters Murray, 78, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011. She was born in Sherwood, Tenn., to the Late Luther and Ola Mae Shetters. Hattie moved to the Chattanooga area in 1948 and is ...

Josh Poe Hamilton County

Josh Allen Poe, 31, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with his grandmother, JoAnn Darnell, Aunt Brenda Prescott and cousin, Adam "Tex" Carroll, from injuries received as a result of the tornado.Josh was a ...

EF Portwood Hamilton County

E.F. Portwood, 82, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, April 28, 2011, at home.He was the son of the late Alvin F. Portwood and Barbara S. Portwood and was preceded in death by his wife, Jewel H. Portwood.E.F. ...

Brenda Prescott Hamilton County

Brenda Kaye Prescott, 56, of Apison, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with her mother, JoAnn Darnell, grandson, Adam C. "Tex" Carroll and nephew, Josh Poe, from injuries received as a result of the tornado.Mrs. Prescott was a lifelong ...

Louise Proctor Hamilton County

Louise Taylor Proctor passed away Saturday, April 30, 2011, at her home.The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.Complete arrangements will be announced.

Holly Readus Hamilton County

Holly Lea Readus, 26, of Ooltewah, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2011, as a result of injuries received in the tornado.She was a member of Apison Seventh-day Adventist Church and she was formerly employed at McKee Foods ...

Earline Roberts Hamilton County

Earline Roberts, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011, in a local hospice facility. Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Samuel Shaw Hamilton County

Samuel James Shaw, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, April 21, 2011, at his residence.Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Reginald Poindexter officiating.Burial: Highland Memorial Gardens.Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral ...

Clyde Tackett Hamilton County

Clyde F. Tackett, 73, of Chattanooga, passed away, Thursday, April 28, 2011, at a local hospital. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com.Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Chattanooga National Cemetery with full military honors provided ...

Marion Walker Hamilton County

Mr. Marion Walker, 71, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011, at his residence. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Richard Waller Hamilton County

Richard "Big Boy" Waller Jr., 74, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at a local hospital. He was an employee with Mueller Company for 48 years.He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Curlie ...

Charlie Weigel Hamilton County

Charles Arthur "Charlie" Wiegel, 61, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at his home.He was born Nov. 11, 1949, in Chattanooga to the late Charles Edward and Gertrude Beaver Weigel.Mr. Weigel attended Christ United Methodist Church and was ...

Amy Wright Hamilton County

Amy Elizabeth Wright, 27, of Apison, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011, in a local hospital. She was born July 7, 1983, in Chattanooga.Amy was a member of Grace Baptist. She received her Associates Degree from Baptist ...

Jennieve Yarbrough Hamilton County

Jennieve B. Yarbrough, 95, of Chattanooga, quietly departed this life Friday, April 29, 2011. She accepted Jesus Christ at an early age and was a member of Spring Creek Road Baptist Church for over 50 years. ...

Crystal Brawley Tennessee

SEWANEE Crystal Lynn "Cristie" Long Brawley, 39, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2011.She was a Franklin County High School Graduate and was a cosmetologist.She is survived by her husband, Jason Brawley; children, Colby Ladd, Brandon Brawley, Justin Brawley and Chandler ...

Ronnie Davis Tennessee

CARTWRIGHT Ronne Doyle "Zack" Davis, 56, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, due to a drowning accident.Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. CST today in the Ewton Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Darrell Nunley officiating.Burial will follow in Condra ...

John Edmonds Tennessee

JASPER John Barnett Edmonds, 86, died Friday, April 29, 2011.Son of the late John Emmett and Estelle Barnette Edmonds, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Ellen Moody Edmonds and his sisters, Louise Brewer and Rada Bell ...

Debbie Fox Tennessee

GRAYSVILLE Debbie Gibbs Fox, 43, passed away along with her husband, Harold Fox, on Thursday, April 28, 2011. She was of the Christian Faith. She was an avid animal lover of all kinds and she loved her ...

Harold Fox Tennessee

GRAYSVILLE Harold "Sonny-Boy" Hudson Fox, 39, passed away along with his wife, Debbie Fox, on Thursday, April 28, 2011. He was a truck driver for Lazy Boy Manufacturing Co. in Dayton.He is survived by his mother and ...

Richard Goforth Tennessee

DAYTON Richard Spencer Goforth, 82, died Friday, April 29, 2011, at his residence.A lifelong resident of Rhea Co., he was retired from Watts Bar, and a WWIIveteran serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, ...

Evelyn Johnson Tennessee

CLEVELAND Evelyn Johnson, 56, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011.Survivors, husband, Wayne Johnson; children, Rhonda Davenport, Donnie Pell, Brent Pell; stepson, Michael Johnson.Services are 1 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.Visitation is 1-8 p.m. today at the ...

Roy Martin Tennessee

ATHENS Roy Martin, 72, died Friday, April 29, 2011.He was retired from Yellow Freight Lines.Funeral services will be 7:30 p.m. Monday at Ziegler Funeral Home.Burial is 11 a.m. Tuesday in McMinn Memory Gardens.Visitation: 5-7:30 p.m. Monday at Ziegler Funeral Home, ...

Stanley Miller Tennessee

PIKEVILLE Stanley Miller, 89, died Thursday, April 28, 2011.He was a United States veteran serving in WWII.Stanley was survived by one daughter, several grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.Online condolences can be made to www.reedfamilyfh.com.Arrangements by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Hwy. 127, ...

Andy Waldo Tennessee

SPRING CITY Wallace "Andy" Waldo, 63, died Saturday, April 30, 2011, at his residence.Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home.Visitation from 11 a.m. until time of service on Monday.Burial is in the Friendship ...

Chelsea Black Georgia

RINGGOLD Chelsea Miranda Black, 16, departed this life Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with her parents, Christopher and Pamela Hargis Black and brother, Cody Black.She was a Junior at Ringgold High School, a member of the FBLA and attended Welcome ...

Christopher Black Georgia

RINGGOLD Christopher Dewayne Black, 47, departed this life Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with his wife, Pamela Hargis Black and two children, Chelsea and Cody Black.Chris was an employee of Hicks Tufting and was of the Baptist faith.He is preceded ...

Cody Black Georgia

RINGGOLD Cody Dewayne Black, 21, departed this life Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with his parents, Christopher and Pamela Hargis Black and sister, Chelsea Black.Cody was an employee at T-Mobile, where he worked as a Customer Service Representative and was ...

Pamela Black Georgia

RINGGOLD Pamela Lynn Hargis Black, 46, departed this life Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with her husband, Christopher Black and two children, Chelsea and Cody Black.Pamela was a mail carrier of the Postal Service in Ringgold fro 10 years and ...

Sarah Carr Georgia

FORT OGLETHORPE Sarah L. "Sue" Carr, 84, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2011.Ms. Carr was retired from Chubb Insurance in Chattanooga following 35 years of service. She is survived by her sister, Barbara Smith, of Ringgold, and several nieces ...

Adam Carroll Georgia

ROSSVILLE Adam Casey "Tex" Carroll, 17, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with his grandmother, Brenda Prescott, great-grandmother, JoAnn Darnell and cousin, Josh Poe, from injuries received as a result of the tornado.Adam was a student ...

Juanita Dugger Georgia

TRENTON Juanita P. Dugger, 71, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 28, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Dugger; mother, Alice Crowe; father, Jim Defur; sister, Betty Moore; brothers, Andrew, George, Frank, ...

Janie Shannon Georgia

CHICKAMAUGA Janie Lou Autry Shannon, 80, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, from injuries sustained in a tornado. She was born in Chickamauga, Ga., to the late Jeff and Nora Ann Wallace Autry. She was a lifelong ...

Obera Shields Georgia

ROCK SPRING Elsie Obera Smith Shields, 96, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011, at a local healthcare facility. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel, with Don Shields officiating. Interment will be in Rock ...

Nevil Stephens Georgia

TRENTON William Nevil Stephens, 85, passed away, Thursday, April 28, 2011. He was a long time resident and businessman of Trenton, GA. He was of Church of God faith.He was preceded in death by his wife, Freida Holmes Stephens, nine ...

Deborah Stier Georgia

LaFAYETTE Deborah Elizabeth Smith Stier ,44, passed away Thursday, April 28, 2011. She enjoyed crossword puzzles and embroidery and was a member of Second Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Dean Stier, of LaFayette; mother, Betty Addison, of ...

Tim Swanson Georgia

TRION Joel Timothy Swanson, 57, passed away Friday, April 29, 2011. He was born Jan. 28, 1954, to the late Harry and Clara Swanson in LaFayette. He was a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church and he loved ...

James Walley Georgia

ROSSVILLE James Edwin Walley, 76, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at his residence. He was a native of Taylorville, Ill. Mr. Walley was a veteran of the USAF. He was a manager at Holiday Travel Park. Mr. ...

Jerry Williams Georgia

TRENTON Jerry Douglas Williams Sr., 49, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011, from injuries sustained from the tornado in Trenton, Ga. He was a lifelong resident of Trenton and was currently working for Koch Foods in Tiftonia. ...

Scott Atterton Alabama

BRYANT Brandon "Scott" Atterton, 23, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011. He was a loving son, brother, and uncle, lifelong resident of Bryant, and was employed by DCH Regional Medical Center. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. He ...

Joe Bobbitt Alabama

RAINSVILLE Joe Bobbitt, 71, died Thursday, April 28, 2011. Funeral: 2 p.m. Monday, May 2, 2011, from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gary Haymon officiating. Burial: Mountain View Memory Gardens.Visitation: from 5-8 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m.-2 ...

Jewell Ewing Alabama

HIGDON Jewell Elizabeth Tinker Ewing, 73, passed away, Wednesday, April 27, 2011. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, a homemaker, and a member of Porter Road Church of God.She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Ewing; parents, ...

Kenneth Graham Alabama

VALLEY HEAD Kenneth "Buddy" Graham, 56, was called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with his loving wife of 35 years, Linda. He loved the Lord, music, nature, a good laugh, and believed in ...

Linda Graham Alabama

VALLEY HEAD Linda M. Graham, 62, was called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, along with her loving husband of 35 years, Kenneth "Buddy" Graham. She loved the Lord, music, nature, a good laugh, and ...

Blake Peek Alabama

HENEGAR Blake Peek, 24, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, in Tuscaloosa.Visitation from 11-2 today at the New Home Baptist Church.Funeral: 2 p.m. today at the New Home Baptist Church in Rosalie with David Smith and Fred Waldrop officiating.Interment: New Home ...

Herbert Satterfield Alabama

PISGAH Herbert J. Satterfield, 90, went to meet his Master on Wednesday, April 27, 2011.His wife, Ann, also passed away.He was our hero, daddy, grandfather, great-grandfather, but most of all, he was our friend. He loved his ...

Morgan Sigler Alabama

BRYANT Morgan Marlene Sigler, 23, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2011. She was a student at the University of Alabama, a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, was very loving, caring, and artistic. She had a smile that would light up ...

Leonard Smith Alabama

HENAGAR Leonard Smith, 84, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at Dekalb Regional Medical Center. Mr. Smith was a WW II Veteran where he served as a Merchant Marine with the US Coast Guard. He was a member of Chestnut Grove ...

Terry Tinker Alabama

HIGDON Terry "Tub" Lynn Tinker, 50, passed away, Wednesday, April 27, 2011.He was preceded in death by his parents, Wendell and Jewell Tinker Ewing; niece, Denise Smith; sister, Pat and Chris Brown; brother, Donnie Tinker; niece, Cheryl Smith; great-nephews, Cole ...

Branen Warren Alabama

BRIDGEPORT Branen Warren, 13, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011.The family will receive friends from 1-9 today.Funeral service will be Monday, May 2, 2011, from the Valley Funeral Home Chapel, with Brother David Smith officiating.Interment will be in the Long Acre ...

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