Charles Osborne Dodd, 79, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and of the Baptist faith. Charles worked for over 30 years for Koehring Southern. He was a proud gardener and loved taking care of horses. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Mary Nell Dodd; brothers, David and James Dodd and sister, Norma Coates. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Margaret Dent Dodd; daughters, Diane (Tom) Dunn, Cindy (Michael) Gill and Pam (Dennis) Raines; brother, Larry Dodd; sisters, Judy Sanders, Margarette Dodd and Carloyn Pate; grandchildren, Matthew Dunn, Christopher Dunn, Blake Gill, Ryan Gill, Allison Hollifield, Lindsay Raines and Charlie Raines; great grandchildren, Emily Hollifield, Hannah Gill, Jacob Raines and Elizabeth Dunn and several nieces and nephews. At the request of Mr. Dodd, there will be no service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.