Obituaries for February 2014

OceaClark

Ocea Lee Clark Feb. 28, 1929 - Jan. 8, 2014 Happy birthday, mother! "The Lord heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds." Psalm 147:3 "Cast all your anxiety on him because He cares for you." I Peter 5:7 "Come ...

Christine Smith

Happy 72nd Birthday Christine Smith Feb. 27, 1942 - Feb. 10, 2006 Eight years ago we lost you and still today you are truly missed.

Brenda Coleman RAINSVILLE

Brenda Dilbeck Coleman, 65, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at DeKalb Regional Medical Center. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. CST today at Rainsville Funeral Home. Service at 3 p.m. today from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel ...

Etta Bowman

Steveta Heiss "Etta" Bowman, 57, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. She was a loving wife and mother. "I will sing of the mercies of the Lord forever, with my mouth will ...

Joe Taylor OCEANSIDE,

Calif. Sgt. Joe Marvin "Sonny" Taylor, 83, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Homegoing service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Mountain Ridge Baptist Church. Interment in West Hill Cemetery with military rites. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton, ...

JaniceSanders

Janice Sanders FORT PAYNE Janice Sanders, 77, passed away Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Her Home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. CST Saturday, March 1, 2014, from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial to follow in Loveless ...

Louis Coffelt Sr.

Louis S. Coffelt Sr., 79, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today in the funeral home chapel with Minister Jim Dearman and Minister J.C. Watkins officiating. Interment ...

Martha Catchings

Martha A. Catchings, 67, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in a local hospital. She was an avid member of The Lost Chord Club and was of the Baptist faith. Her passions in life were her family and ...

Addie Butler

Addie Elizabeth Butler went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. She was the daughter of Clyde and Addie Little and sister of Emma Clyde McElroy, Helen Roe and Beldon Little. She is survived by her husband ...

Faye Smothers

Lena Faye Bryan Smothers, 77, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Soddy-Daisy and attended New Salem Baptist Church. Faye enjoyed working in her yard and loved spending time with her family. ...

Clifford Washington

Clifford W. Washington Jr., 54, of Franklin, Tenn., passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in a Nashville hospital. He attended Tennessee State University and Columbia State Community College. He was a Navy veteran. He was a member of Fowlkes Street ...

Napoleon Ramsey

Napoleon Ramsey, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his residence. Funeral 12:30 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Eddie Jacks as the eulogist. Burial: Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Cheryl Stewart

Cheryl Lee Stewart, 55, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. She was of the Baptist faith and a former employee for Kangaroo. Survivors include her husband, David Stewart Sr.; children, David Stewart Jr. and Amy Harvey; sisters, ...

Elzada Tittle

Elzada Tittle, of Dunlap, formerly of Wildwood, Ga., passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at her nieces home in Dunlap. She retired from TVA after 35 years of service. Elzada was a longtime member of Wauhatchie United Methodist Church ...

Talitha

Wallace RINGGOLD Talitha Bowman Wallace, 78, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. Talitha was retired as a bookkeeper for the Catoosa County Road Commissioner. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles, fishing, canning and watching game shows. She loved following the Atlanta Braves ...

Willie Harris

Willie N. Harris 1955-2008 If tears could build a stairway and memories a lane, Id walk right up to Heaven and bring you Home again. Love you, wife, kids and famliy

Ashley Wagner

Ashley Nicole Wagner Feb. 29 1996 -Aug. 25, 2010 Happy 18th Birthday We miss you, your beauty and sense of humor lives on in our hearts and will never be forgotten. We still feel your presence and see you in ...

Teresa Walston

Mary Teresa Walston, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. Mrs. Walston was born and raised in Chattanooga, was a graduate of East Ridge High School and retired as an X-Ray technician from Hutcheson Medical Center. She ...

Ruth Wright

Ruth Wright Ruth Garrison Wright, 91, of Lookout Mountain, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. Visitation will be held at Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church from 1-2 p.m. on Monday, March 3, 2014. A private graveside service will be held in ...

Ruby Caldwell

Ruby Whitmore Caldwell departed this life on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at her residence with her oldest son and oldest daughter by her side. She was born Jan. 9, 1932 in Mason, Tenn.. She was the tenth child of 14 ...

Chris Zahnd Jr.

Chris Zahnd Jr. Chris Emil Zahnd Jr., 73, of Lookout Mountain, Tenn., passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Park Ridge Medical Center from a prolonged illness. He was born in St. Elmo, on Feb. 8, 1941, to the late ...

Denny Chandler FORT OGLETHORPE

Harold Denny Chandler, 48 of Jena, La., passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria, La. He was a native of Fort Oglethorpe, and had lived in Jena, La., for the past 12 years. Denny ...

Elsie Harrell

Elsie Harrell, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Elsie was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Walker Harrell; son, James Furman Cox; mother, Mammie Lee Johnson; father, Wiley Calvin Pitts; and siblings, Keith Pitts, Margaret ...

Vonnie Truss

Vonnie Nell Truss, 77 passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. She was a former LPN at Erlanger Hospital. She was a member of Rose of Sharon MB Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and a daughter. ...

Mary Creesman DAYTON

Mary Frances Creesman, 66,died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Skyridge Medical Center in Cleveland. Funeral at 5 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Pleasantview Cemetery in Graysville. www.vanderwallfh.com. Visitation after 3 p.m. today at Vanderwall Funeral Home ...

Anna Patterson

Anna Patterson passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2014. She was born July 28, 1934. She graduated from Soddy-Daisy High School in 1952. Anna was a member of Daisy First Baptist Church. She worked at Cutter Laboratory and retired ...

Albert Rutledge SUMMERVILLE

Albert Lee Rutledge, 84, died Feb. 27, 2014. Survivors include wife, Pauline Rutledge; children, Deborah Williams, Kim Knight, Jennie Hennon, Mike Rutledge, Alan Rutledge; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral, 11 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, Mason Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation, ...

Willie Carey

Willie Carey Willie "Ben" Carey, 64, of Chattanooga passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was a member of New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church and had been a member of the Gospel Inspirers and the Spiritual Highlights. Survivors include ...

Caroline Klintworth

Caroline Marie Klintworth, 34, of Hixson, joined our Dear Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Caroline loved fairness, honesty and goodness and shared her life of beauty and art with each of us. Caroline was preceded in death by her ...

Hazel Caldwell Haze

l Caldwell, 80, formerly of Hobson City, Ala., passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at her residence. She was a longtime resident and member of Oak Ridge Baptist Church in Hobson City, Ala., and presently a member of the Greater ...

Sandra Bailey CLEVELAND

Sandra Diann Bailey, 58, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Survivors: husband, Emmanuel Bailey; mother, Betty Cronan; four children; and 10 grandchildren. The funeral is noon Saturday at Fike Funeral Home with visitation from 10 a.m.-noon prior to the service. Please ...

John Payne

John Harvey Payne, 76, of Chattanooga, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in a local hospital. Mr. Payne was a native of Knoxville and had lived in Chattanooga for the past seven years. He was preceded in death by his parents, ...

Rev. Dwight Deal ROSSVILLE

Rev. Dwight Deal, 71, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at a local hospital. He pastored at Dry Valley Baptist Church and had been in the ministry for 50 years. Dwight was on staff at Highland Park Baptist Church ...

Michael Liles Sr. LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Michael Parnell Liles Sr., 51, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. He was born in Fort Payne, Ala., to the late John and Jean Nelson Liles on May 21, 1962. He was of the Baptist faith and previously employed ...

Thomas King ATLANTA

Thomas J. King, 70, passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Homegoing service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in the chapel. Interment in West Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton, Ga.

Carolyn Hilliard

Carolyn Hilliard ROSSVILLE Carolyn F. Hilliard 71, died Wednesday Feb. 26, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was a member of Abbas House. Mrs. Hilliard was a well known Mary Kay Consultant and was ...

Dorothy Stinnett DAYTON

Dorothy A. Stinnett, 87, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Erlanger. Dorothy was a lifelong resident of Rhea County, a 1945 graduate of Rhea County High School, a member of Garrison Baptist Church. She worked for more than 40 years ...

Raymond Gorrell

Raymond B. Gorrell Jan. 23, 1923 - Feb. 28, 2013 On the one year anniversary of your passing you are in our thoughts. Until we meet again I will hold you in my heart until I can hold you in ...

Ila Culpepper TRION

Ila Jo Culpepper, 81, died Feb. 26, 2014. Survivors, children, Rickey Culpepper, Vickie Dawson, Tammy Owings; brother, Hoyt Chandler; sisters, Gail Wilborn, Melba Wyatt, Mozelle Penley, Lynette Parrott; grandchildren; great-grandchildren. Funeral, 3 p.m. today, Feb. 28, at Mason Funeral Home ...

Phyllis Green

Phyllis Kay Green, 63 of East Ridge, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, sister and friend. She was preceded in death by her ...

Carol Davison HENAGAR

Carol Mitchell Davison, 64, formerly of Sylvania, Ala. died Tuesday, February 25, 2014. Funeral at 1 p.m. today, February 28, from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel (Will lie in state at Liberty Hill Baptist Church 2:30 -3:30 p.m. today.) Burial will ...

Benny Woodall RINGGOLD

Benny Woodall, 72, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Survivors, son, Wade Woodall; brother, Lamar Woodall; sister, Nola Ruth Benson; three grandchildren. Funeral is 2 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at Mason Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation is noon until the service hour ...

Shirley Holloway SPRING CITY

Shirley J. Holloway, 76, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Funeral service at 2 p.m. today in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. Interment in Spring City Cemetery. Visitation is 1 to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home. www.vaughn-funeral-home.com. Arrangements ...

George Blevins Jr. ROSSVILLE

George "Billy" William Blevins Jr., 63, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Chattanooga Valley Ward. He served ...

Albert Doss DAYTON

Albert Clyde Doss, 76, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Dayton. Graveside services, with full military honors, for Albert will be held Friday at 3 p.m. at Rhea Memory Gardens in Dayton. www.vanderwallfh.com. Visitation today from 5 to 8 ...

Robert Betts

Robert Marquis Betts, 37, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.

Josie Scott FORT PAYNE

Josie Mae Kerby Scott, 90, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 at her residence. Funeral 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in Mountain View Memory Gardens, www.rainsvillefuneralhome.com. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today, Feb. 27, and from 9-11 ...

Bob Gaunt NASHVILLE

Robert "Bob" E. Gaunt, 75, passed away peacefully on January 26, 2014. Bob lived in Hixson, with his family from 1972 to 1984. Bob was born on Aug. 31, 1938 in Dayton, Ohio to Eugene and Anna Gaunt. Bob attended ...

Rev. Dwight Deal

Rev. Dwight Deal ROSSVILLE Rev. Dwight Deal, 71, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at a local hospital. He pastored at Dry Valley Baptist Church and had been in the ministry for 50 years. Dwight was on staff at ...

Donald McAfee

ROSSVILLEDonald Eugene McAfee, 70, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents Donald and Elizabeth McAfee, and sister JoEtta Haney. Survivors include his children Donna Dean, Tammy (Jimmy) Ladd, ...

James Griffith

WHITWELLJames "Matt" Griffith, 58, of Houma, La., formerly of Whitwell, passed away Sunday, Feb. 24, 2014. Arrangements to be announced by Reed Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.

Kathleen Jolley GERALDINE

Kathleen Jolley, 74, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at her residence. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Garden in Stockbridge, Ga. on Saturday, March 1 at ...

Ruth Wright

Ruth Garrison Wright, 91, of Lookout Mountain passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. Share your memories at wannfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Wann Funeral Home & Cremation Center, St. Elmo, 423)-821-7551.

Corinne Huggins

Corinne N. "Tommy" Huggins, 92, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Mrs. Huggins was born and raised in Chattanooga, was a graduate of City High School and a member of Christ United Methodist Church. She was also ...

Krissy Layne ROSSVILLE

Krissy Rene Layne, 31, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Cleveland, Ohio. She was born Aug. 19, 1982 in Fort Oglethope. She was an avid softball player and loved to work with crafts. As a parent, she enjoyed volunteering ...

Louis Coffelt Sr.

Louis S. Coffelt Sr., 79, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Jim Dearman and Minister J.C. Watkins officiating. Interment ...

Viola Bentz

Viola McAlister Bentz, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. She was born to the late Grover and Willie May McAlister, on April 16, 1922. Viola was a devoted wife and mother and grandmother. She was the ...

Minnie Pearlman

Minnie Siskin Pearlman passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Fletcher, N.C. Minnie loved to entertain, dance and play mojan. Leadership played a big role in her life, she was president of both senior and junior Hadassah, organizer of ...

Ella Earvin

Ella Vera Earvin, 78, of Chattanooga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at her residence. She was faithful member of Tabernacle Baptist Church before her health began to fail. She retired from ...

Boyd McCoy TRION

Boyd Raymond "Ray" McCoy, 79, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Graveside service is 1 p.m today, Feb. 27, 2014, at Mt. Zion Church Cemetery. Mason Funeral Home is directing.

Mildred Holland FORT OGLETHORPE

Mildred Clara Holland, 88, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. She was born Aug. 3, 1925 in Robeson County, N.C. She graduated from Goldsboro High School in 1944. She was active with the USO. She married the love of ...

Fannie Macon DALTON

Mother Fannie L. Macon passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Funeral will be noon Saturday at the Willis Funeral Home chapel. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday. Interment in West Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton.

Jack Martin Jr.

Carl "Jack" V. Martin Jr., of Hixson, entered his heavenly home, on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. He was 85 years old. He was a lifelong native of Chattanooga. Jack was a 1946 graduate of Red Bank High School. He was ...

Rob Parham ATLANTA

Robert Newsome "Rob" Parham, 44, a native of Chattanooga, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Service particulars will be announced by A. S. Turner & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory, Decatur Ga., 404-292-1551, or asturner.com.

Laura White

Laura "Jeannie" White, 64, of Chattanooga went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. today, Feb. 27, in Chattanooga National Cemetery with the Rev. Ken Clark officiating. There ...

Tommie Stevens Jr. HUNTLAND

Tommie Lee Stevens Jr., 90, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at his home. He was born Jan. 12, 1924 in Anderson, Tenn.; the son of the late Tommy Lee Sr. and Laura Pack Stevens. He served his country ...

Clair Qucik

Clair Quick Clair A Quick, 86, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. "Quick" is survived by his wife, Mary, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. "Quick" donated his body to Anatomy Gifts ...

Franklin Nelson

Franklin Earl Leon Nelson, 50, a lifelong residence of Birchwood, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. today, Feb. 27, at the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral ...

Napoleon Ramsey

Napoleon Ramsey, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his residence. He was an Air Force veteran and retired from Southern Champion Tray. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Beauty Bell Ramsey; daughter, ...

Anna Swanson

Anna Marino Swanson, Chattanooga, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. She was a member of St. Gerard Catholic Church and the St. Gerard Women's Club. Born and raised in Hoboken, N.J., this religious and feisty Italian always remained true to her ...

Phyllis Green

Phyllis Kay Green, 63 of East Ridge, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, sister and friend. She was preceded in death by her ...

In Loving Memory

of My Son RODNEY HOWARD Feb. 27, 1954-Aug. 20, 2007 You are in our hearts always. Love you, Your mother, brother, sisters and family

Chad Card

Chad Marshall Card, 29, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. He is survived by his two sons, Landon and Carson Card; his mother, Renee' Clift Lorek; his father, Jamie Card; his grandparents that raised him, Jerry and Barbara ...

Estelle Ellis

Edith Estelle Adams Ellis, 80, of Chattanooga, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. She was born Jan. 1, 1934, in New Orleans, La., daughter of the late Loyal Gardner Adams Sr. and Margaret Lee Watson Adams. She was preceded in death ...

Martha Catchings

Martha Ann Catchings, 67, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.

Harold Anderson

Harold P. Anderson, 90, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Harold was born in Youngtown, Ohio, to Howard and Ogla Anderson in 1923. Upon graduation he joined the Navy for four years and Coast ...

Oberia Westfield

Oberia "MaMa Bea" Westfield, 84, passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at a local hospital. She was last employed at Brainerd Cleaners. Ms. Oberia was of the Baptist faith and served on the Usher Ministry #1. She loved babysitting ...

Barbara Tate

Barbara Ann Tate, 68, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. She was a devoted wife and was loved very much. She was loved for her personality and caring nature by everyone who ...

Dennis Benson

Dennis Edwin Benson, 72, of Ooltewah, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Born in Waterloo, Iowa, on May 19, 1941, he worked in the Yellow Page Business for over 20 years and also served as general manager of Consolidated Directories ...

Gloria Cooke

Gloria M: Barley Cooke, 64, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Feb. 25, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Local arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Chris Zahnd Jr.

Chris Zahnd Jr. Chris Emil Zahnd Jr., 73, of Lookout Mountain, Tenn., passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Park Ridge Medical Center from a prolonged illness. He was born in St. Elmo, on Feb. 8, 1941, to the late ...

Inez Martin

Inez Martin, 88, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in Chattanooga. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Mildred Carr

Mildred Maxine Elliott Carr, 94, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Star Regional Medical Center in Athens, Tenn. Mrs. Carr was born July 19, 1919 to James H. and Ruth Elliott. She was preceded in death by her parents ...

Addie Butler

Addie Elizabeth Butler went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. She was the daughter of Clyde and Addie Little and sister of Emma Clyde McElroy, Helen Roe and Beldon Little. She is survived by her husband ...

Elsie Harrell

Elsie Harrell, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. She was born in Gadsden, Ala., on Aug. 19 of 1933. Elsie was an unselfish, loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She loved nothing more ...

Corinne Huggins

Corinne N. "Tommy" Huggins, 92, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. Mrs. Huggins was born and raised in Chattanooga, was a graduate of City High School and a member of Christ United Methodist Church. She was also ...

Mildred Locke BENTON

Mildred Locke, 80, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Survivors brother, Bud Locke and wife, Dot Locke; niece, Dr. Leslie Newman Brown; nephews, Robert Jr. and Randy Locke Services at 8 p.m. today at Higgins Funeral Home. Visitation from 6-8 p.m. ...

Gene Kolwyck CHICKAMAUGA

Melvin Eugene "Gene" Kolwyck, 82, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga and North Georgia, Gene was a longtime girls and boys softball, baseball and basketball coach at East Lake ...

James Wood

James B. "Jimmy" Wood Jr., 71, of Lookout Valley, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in a local hospital. He retired from TVA Sheet metal department. He loved to hunt and fish and was an avid pool player and fantastic ...

Chris Zahnd Jr.

Chris Zahnd Jr. Chris Emil Zahnd Jr., 73, of Lookout Mountain, Tenn., passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Park Ridge Medical Center from a prolonged illness. He was born in St. Elmo, on Feb. 8, 1941, to the late ...

Robert Lail

Robert E. "Gene" Lail, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb 23, 2014. He was a native of Wallaceville, Ga., and was a 1948 graduate of Rossville High School. Gene was an Air Force Staff Sargent during the ...

Donald Turner

Donald Wayne Turner, 83 of Chattanooga, died on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at his residence. He was the son of the late Mark and Lydia Allison Turner. Donald served in the U.S. Army from 1951 until 1959 and was the ...

Rylan Webster TRENTON

Rylan Krause Webster, age 4 months infant son of Rocky James Land and Tech Alberti Krause Webster, born Oct. 29, 2013, passed away, Sunday Feb. 23, 2014. He is survived by his parents, Rocky "Donny James Land and Tech Alberti ...

Mary Brown

Mary Miller Brown, 91, of Hillsboro, Tenn., formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Feb. 17, 2014, after a brief illness at Bailey Manor Assisted Living in Manchester. She was born July 18, 1922 in Chattanooga. She was preceded in death by ...

David Cross ROSSVILLE

David Vincent Cross, 45, departed this life Feb. 19, 2014. David was employed at NuFoam as a Dock Supervisor and was a member of Solid Rock Baptist Church in Flintstone, Ga. He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry ...

Olaf Tammark SPRING CITY

Olaf Tammark, 92, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Memorial service at 4 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. Memorials to the Tammark Scholarship Fund, Southeast Bank, P.O. Box 1074, Spring City, TN 37381. Vaughn Funeral Home, Spring ...

Aubrey McKinley CHICKAMAUGA

Aubrey Vinter McKinley, 22, assed away Sunday Feb. 23, 2013. A lifelong resident of the Chickamauga area, he was of the Baptist faith a former student of Gordon Lee and a graduate of Ridgeland High School. He is survived by ...

Margaret Thomas

Margaret Lou Smith Thomas went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, after 94 years with her family. She was born Oct. 7, 1919 in Marshall County, Ala., but lived most of her life in ...

Minnie Pearlman

Minnie Siskin Pearlman passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Fletcher, N.C. Minnie loved to entertain, dance and play mojan. Leadership played a big role in her life, she was president of both senior and junior Hadassah, organizer of ...

Franklin Nelson

Franklin Earl Leon Nelson, 50, a lifelong residence of Birchwood, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. He was an avid Nascar fan. He is survived by his father, Richard Nelson; mother, Dean (Johnny Lee) Shahan; ...

Chad Card

Chad Marshall Card, 29, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. He is survived by his two sons, Landon and Carson Card; his mother, Renee' Clift Lorek; his father, Jamie Card; his grandparents that raised him, Jerry and Barbara ...

Thaddeus Savage DAYTON

Thaddeus Savage, 27, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 in Dayton. Graveside services for Thaddeus will be held at noon Friday at Rhea Memory Gardens. Please share you memories of Thaddeus on his online guest register at www.vanderwallfh. The family is ...

James Whitt LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN

James "Hoss" Burnum Whitt, 65, assed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Lookout Mountain, Ga., and was of the Baptist faith. James served his country in the U.S. Army and retired from U.S. Pipe ...

Judy Pope SCOTTSBORO

Judy Carol McCord Pope, 53, passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, in Highlands Medical Center. Funeral will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 26, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Fannie Efron

Fannie Kahn Effron, 95, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Feb. 16, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Survivors include daughters, Sheryl (Robert) Rose and Rosann Effron; and four grandchildren. Graveside services were held on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Donations may be made ...

Felix Lovelace

As time goes on without you and the days turn into years, they hold a lot of memories and a lot of silent tears. Your memory is our keepsake with which well never part. God has you in His keeping ...

Teresa Cox

Teresa Jane Cox, 51, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. Survivors include her children, Tommy Shelby and Pamela Gasaway; brothers, Paul, Oscar, Jackie and Bill Shelby; sister, Jean Flynn; grandchildren, Isaiah Carter Owens and Andrew Gasaway; and ...

Joyce Brown

Joyce Arledge Brown passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. She was a good Mother, grandparent and great grandparent and will be missed by all of those who loved her. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ashton and ...

Gustave Castendyk TRION

Gustave Phillip Castendyk, 76, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Survivors are 10 children; 18 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers. Funeral is 11 a.m Thursday, Feb. 27, at Swilley Funeral Home in Florida. Visitation is 6 until 8 p.m today. Mason ...

Thomas Farley CLOUDLAND

Thomas Jay Farley Sr., 70, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Survivors are his wife, Helen Farley; children, Thomas Farley, JR, Harmon Farley, Yolanda Ciezobka, and Lisa Farley; sisters, Katherine Johnson and Connie Farley; and four grandchildren. Mr. Farley was cremated. ...

Joe Lane CLEVELAND

Joe Lane, 81, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Survivors: children, Tim (Katy) Lane and Cheryl Lane Chavis; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. A graveside service will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with visitation from 5-8 p.m. today ...

Raymond Griffin

Raymond Bryan Griffin, 82, of Harrison, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was the son of the late Sparrow and Mildred Griffin and was preceded in death by a sister, Gerry Mowery; and a grandson, Eric Cavitt. Raymond retired ...

Dennis Woodmore

Dennis A. Woodmore, 70, retired from the state of Tennessee, passed away at the Hospice Care Center of Chattanooga on Monday Feb. 24, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Mary Woodmore; two daughters, Denise (Paul) Myers ...

Louis Coffelt Sr.

Louis S. Coffelt Sr., 79, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his home. Louis worked for 42 years with Volunteer Life Insurance Co., then changing to Monumental Life and then to Chubb Life. He was a member ...

James Hacker Jr.

James O. Hacker Jr. 79, of Chattanooga, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at his home. Mr. Hacker was born in Athens, Tenn., and has lived in Chattanooga for the past 43 years. He was retired from the U.S. Marine Corp ...

Robert Brown CHICKAMAUGA

Robert Bruce Brown, 47, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Survived by mother, Ann Powell Andrews; father, Jeff Brown; sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Andy Hames; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jeff and Debbie Brown and Ben and Renee Brown, all of Chickamauga; ...

Bobbie Moore FORT OGLETHORPE

Bobbie Tippens Moore, 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Bobbie was raised near Oostanaula and Sugar Valley, Ga. She graduated from Rome Girls High School. In her later years, she completed a year of college. In 1987, ...

Clarence Lynn ROCK SPRING

Clarence "C.W." Lynn, 79, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and was of the Baptist Faith. C.W. retired from welding in 1992 after 30 years working for Ross Meehan and Boiler ...

Jack Baker Sr.

Jack Carl Baker Sr. passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was born March 14, 1923 and was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. He was affiliated with the trucking industry for over 35 years. Mr. Baker served his country during ...

Gustava Bonner

Gustava "Gussie" Bonner, 96, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. Funeral at 11 a.m. today in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Brother John R. Taylor Sr. as the eulogist. Burial: Forest ...

Helen Barron TAMPA,

Fla. Helen Guess Barron, 76, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Visitation at noon Sunday at Rudder Funeral Home, Stevenson, Ala. Graveside service at 2 p.m. at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Bridgeport, Ala. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made ...

Gladys Creighton DELAND,

Fla. Gladys Christine Longley Creighton died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, just shy of her 93rd birthday. She was born March 2, 1921, in Chattanooga to Edna Turner Longley and Lester Clifford Longley Sr. After graduating from Central High School, she ...

Krissy Layne ROSSVILLE

Krissy Rene Layne, 31, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Cleveland, Ohio. She was born Aug. 19, 1982 in Fort Oglethope. She was an avid softball player and loved to work with crafts. As a parent, she enjoyed volunteering ...

Viola Bentz

Viola McAlister Bentz, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. She was born to the late Grover and Willie May McAlister, on April 16, 1922. Viola was a devoted wife and mother and grandmother. She was the ...

William Buckner DECHERD

Buckner, William "WT" Thomas, 96, lifelong resident of Decherd, died on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home with his loving family by his side. Mr. Buckner was a member of the First Baptist Church of Winchester, Tenn. He served ...

Elsie Harrell

Elsie Harrell, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. She was born in Gadsden, Ala., on Aug. 19 of 1933. Elsie was an unselfish, loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She loved nothing more ...

Bob Scruggs

July 7, 1929 - Feb. 26, 2007 It's been six years now. We think of you often. Missed and remembered by family and friends

Elsie Harrell

Elsie Pitts Harrell, 80, of Chattanooga passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson. 531-3975.

Floyd Myers SCOTTSBORO

Floyd E. Myers passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Highlands Medical Center. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. today, Feb. 25, 2014, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial in Bluff Cemetery, Section. Brother Heath mcCutchen will be officiating.

Mildred Price DECATUR

Mildred Jean "Peanut" Price, 81, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. Funeral at 7 p.m. today, Feb. 25, in the Bowers Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in Decatur Cemetery. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today, Feb. 25, at the funeral home. www.bowersfh.com. Arrangements by ...

Ola Francisco

Ola Louise Varner Francisco, 92, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. today, Feb. 25, 2014, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, with Dr. Mike Young and ...

Vonnie Truss

Vonnie Truss, 77, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, TN 34704.

Emily Anderson WINCHESTER

Emily F. Anderson, 51, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. Funeral services was held 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 in the Moore-Cortner Chapel with Rev. John Westerfield officiating. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave. NW, Winchester, 931-967-2222 http://www.moorecortner.com/

Troy Howard

July 11, 1963 - Feb. 25, 2013 There isnt a day that goes by that you are not on my mind. You will be forever loved and never forgotten by me. Your wife, Starlyn Family and Best friend Bunny Stone.

AL Houser FLAT ROCK

Claude Allen "Al" Houser, 83 of Ormond Beach, Fla., (formerly of Flat Rock), died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Ormond Beach. Mr. Houser was a Korean War veteran serving in the U.S. Army and was a retired from Combustion Engineering ...

Clifford Washington FRANKLIN

Clifford W. Washington Jr., 54, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in a Nashville hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Thomas Erwin

Thomas Cary Erwin, 41, of Chattanooga, departed this life Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at his home. He worked for Collegedale Case works until his health started declining and was a member of East Brainerd Baptist Church. He was preceded in ...

Arnold Adams

Ernest Arnold Adams, 96, of Chattanooga passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home. He was a member of St. Elmo Avenue Baptist Church for 60 years where he was a deacon and choir director. He was currently a ...

Frederick Jones

Frederick "Radio" Jones, 75, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in a health care facility in South Pittsburg. The body will lie in state after 11:30 a.m. today with family visitation from 7-9 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. ...

Ssgt. JaWon Smith

Ssgt. JaWon LeShay Smith 27, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Preceded in death by his grandfather, Rev. Balus Smith Sr. Survivors include wife, Jennifer; son, Camron; parents, John and Sharon Smith; brother, Dometic; a host of Chattanooga relatives, aunts, uncles ...

Rebekka Grubbs SPOKANE,

Wash. Rebekka OGrady Sprouse Grubbs, 32, died at home Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. The cause of her death was cholangiocarcinoma, a rare form of bile duct cancer. Born Sept. 24, 1981, in Richmond, Va., to Catherine and Louis A. Sprouse, ...

Bobbie Moore FORT OGLETHORPE

Bobbie Tippens Moore, 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 24, 2014. The family will receive friends from 4 unti 8 p.m. today, Feb. 25, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway. The graveside service will be conducted at 3 ...

Judy Coffelt

Judy Kay Coffelt, of East Ridge, beloved wife and mother, went to be with our Lord, on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. She was born March 17, 1955. Judy was preceded in death by her mother, Thelma Kouns. She will be ...

Sheila Wooten SUMMERVILLE

Sheila Dianne Wooten 60, died Feb. 23, 2014. Survivors, daughters, Kim (Steve) McRae, Holly (John) Kidd; brothers, Rodney (Cindy) Barksdale, Jim Clark; and three grandchildren. Funeral is 2 p.m Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Mason Funeral Home. Visitation is noon ...

Jack Baker Sr.

Jack Carl Baker Sr. passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was born March 14, 1923 and was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. He was affiliated in the trucking industry for over 35 years.Mr. Baker was a Free Mason. He ...

Mary Jones

Mary Frances Thraikill Jones, 91, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2013, at the Life Care of Hixson, after many years of failing health. She was born on July 25, 1922. Mary was preceded in death by her parents Maude ...

Shirley Altenberg

Shirley Lee Kincaid Altenberg, 70, Chattanooga, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at home. She was born Oct. 25, 1943, in Beloit, Wis., the daughter of Willard and Florence Kincaid. She graduated from Hononegah High School, Rockton, Ill., class of 1961. ...

Margaret Petty

Margaret Petty Margaret Elizabeth Petty, 92, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of the East Brainerd Community and a member of Morris Hill Baptist Church and the Dorcas Sunday School ...

Flora Burrage SUMMERVILLE

Flora Gartrelle Elliott Burrage, 85, passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today, Feb. 25, at Coffman Funeral Home. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Coffman Funeral Home-Petitt Chapel.

Donald Turner

Donald Wayne Turner, 83 of Chattanooga, died on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at his residence. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at Chattanooga National Cemetery. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the ...

Jewel Murphy CLEVELAND

Jewel S. Murphy, born in Cleveland, on June 27, 1928, parted from her loved ones on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Her family and friends can rest in the knowledge that her absence from this world is presence with the Lord. ...

Dr. Jeffery Curtis PEACHTREE CITY

Dr. Jeffery V. Curtis, 53, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was a very well-known and respected physician, currently the Medical Director for The Doctors Office-Emory, practicing medicine in Peachtree City since 1992. Dr. Curtis, formerly of Chattanooga, graduated ...

John Wilbanks Sr. SHARPSBURG

John Edward "Hambone" Wilbanks Sr., passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 47 years, Phyllis Kay; his parents, Daisy and John Wilbanks, of Dayton, Tenn.; and his brother, Joseph Wilbanks, of ...

Willie Waggoner SPRING CITY

Willie Waggoner, 83 died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Spring City Care Center. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. Interment followed in Buttram Cemetery. Vaughn Funeral Home, Spring City, ...

Gustava Bonner

Gustava "Gussie" Bonner, 96, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. She was a 1936 graduate of Howard High School and was a lifelong, faithful member of Avondale Church of Christ. She was preceded ...

Sharon Owens

Sharon Owens, 46, passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Socrates Sabater

Socrates Sabater, 85, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. A native of Baymo, Cuba, he was an expatriate who migrated to America in 1960 at the onset of the Cuban Revolution. Mr. Sabater and his family settled ...

Laura White

Laura "Jeannie" White, 64, of Chattanooga went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. She was a Baptist. She was preceded in death by her father, Karl Ruescher. She is survived by her mother, Mary A. Ruescher; ...

Marion Castle BRIDGEPORT

Marion Harrison Castle passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at the grand age of 87. He was surrounded by family at Creekside Assisted Living, Murfreesboro, Tenn., where he and his wife have lived for the last 16 months. While at ...

Frances turner LaFAYETTE

Frances Turner LaFAYETTE Frances Marie Hargis Turner, 90, passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014. Mrs. Turner was born Aug. 30, 1923, to the late William Henry and Lucy Missouri Wells Hargis. She was a member of Woodstation Station Baptist Church ...

Mary Coffman FORT OGLETHORPE

Mary Ruth Coffman, 90, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. She was a member of Anchor of Hope Baptist Church. Mrs. Coffman served as Worthy Matron of the Pocahontas Chapter #163 OES and was Worthy ...

James Hacker Jr.

James O. Hacker Jr. 79, of Chattanooga, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at his home. Mr. Hacker was born in Athens, Tenn., and has lived in Chattanooga for the past 43 years. He was retired from the U.S. Marine Corp ...

Robert Lail

Robert E. "Gene" Lail, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb 23, 2014. He was a native of Wallaceville, Ga., and was a 1948 graduate of Rossville High School. Gene was an Air Force Staff Sargent during the ...

Hazel Caldwell

Hazel Caldwell, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Socrates Sabater

Socrates Sabater, 85, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. A native of Baymo, Cuba, he was an expatriate who migrated to America in 1960 at the onset of the Cuban Revolution. Mr. Sabater and his family settled ...

Willie Carey

Willie Carey, 64, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Jack Baker

Jack C. Baker Sr, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, 423-877-3524. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.

James Verdier

James R. Verdier, 47, of East Ridge, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his residence. He was a native of Flint, Mich., and was a 1984 graduate of Addison High School in Addison, Mich. He had lived in the ...

Dannie McMillion

Dannie L. McMillion, 74, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his residence. Funeral at 10 a.m. today in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home.

James Seymour Jr. COLLINSVILLE

James Emmett Seymour Jr., 81, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at DeKalb Regional Medical Center. Funeral will be 2 p.m CST Tuesday, Feb. 25, from Fort Payne Christian Center with Pastor Ken Hollmer officiating. Burial in Glenwood Cemetery. W.T. ...

Krissy Layne ROSSVILLE

Krissy Rene Layne, 31, passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Cleveland, Ohio. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by the East Brainerd Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist. 8214 East Brainerd Road 37421

Marvin McDowell STONE MOUNTAIN

Marvin McDowell, 63, passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in Stone Mountain. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Ola Francisco

Ola Louise Varner Francisco, 92, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. She was a member of Oak Street Baptist Church. She was the daughter of the late David L. and Maggie Lee ...

Warren Clark

Warren K. Clark, 86, of Lookout Mountain, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Mr. Clark was born in Gulfport, Miss., to the late, John and Mae Kappner Clark. He was a 1950 graduate University of Tennessee (UTK). He was an ...

Nellie Locklin

Nellie Locklin, 69, passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Brenda Davis

March 29, 1943- February 24, 2013 Mom, Of course time has passed Its been today one year, God said purpose fulfilled and took you home Moma Dear Youre greatly missed- We Love You much everyday- We miss your motherly touch ...

Frederick Jones

Frederick "Radio" Jones, 75, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in a health care facility in South Pittsburg. He retired from Wheland Foundry after over 30 years of service. He was a member of New Enon Missionary Baptist ...

Col. Ed Temple WINCHESTER

Colonel William Edward "Ed" Temple, 77, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Funeral at 10 a.m. CST Thursday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church. Graveside services at 2:30 p.m. EST in Chattanooga National Cemetery. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Moore-Cortner ...

Dollie Fain

Mrs. Dollie Bernice Fain In memory of Mrs. Dollie Bernice Fain who departed this life 25 years ago today, February 24, 1989. God saw the road was getting rough; the hills were hard to climb. He gently closed those loving ...

Ryland Williams ESTILL SPRINGS

Ryland Williams, 81, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home. Funeral at 11 a.m. today, Feb. 24, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel, Winchester, with Rev. Jim Patton officiating. Interment in Franklin Memorial Gardens, Winchester, Tenn. Mr. Williams grandsons ...

James Bryson

James Henry Bryson, 84, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in a local hospital. He was retired from Mueller and was a driver for Mercury Cab. He is survived by his children, Wanda (Roderick) Autry and Harlin (Lolita) Bryson. ...

Joseph Crisp ROSSVILLE

Joseph Thomas Crisp, 26, resident of Rossville, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 in the parlor of Companion Funeral Home, 2415 Georgetown Rd, Cleveland, TN 37311 from 2-3 p.m. with ...

Rev. Ronnie Kesley DELANO

Rev. Ronnie Kesley, 61, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. He was pastor of Living Waters PCG (formerly known as Old Fashion Gospel Tabernacle) for 31 years. Rev. Kesley worked for Easterly Cabinets for 17 years and established Kesleys Custom ...

ROBERT BRUMMIT

Robert Lamarl Brummitt went home to be with the Lord Feb. 24, 2011. His sweet memories shall be with us always. Loved and missed by his daughter, son, granddaughter, brothers, mom, dad, relatives, and friends.

James Hacker

James O. Hacker Jr., 79, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at his home in Chattanooga. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.

Arnold Adams E.

Arnold Adams, 96, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 404 S. Moore Road with the Rev. Don Givens ...

Gene Kolwyck CHICKAMAUGA

Gene Kolwyck, 82, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.

Thomas Little

Mr. Thomas Little, Jr. In loving memory of our son, brother, nephew, and uncle, Mr. Thomas Little, Jr., who departed us thirty one years ago today, February 24, 1983. Sadly missed by mother, Betty Little; reunited with father, Thomas Little, ...

Dorothy Aslinger

Dorothy Aslinger, 87, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. She was of the Methodist Faith. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of sixty two years, Leland Eugene Aslinger and her parents, Thomas and Pearl Higgins Roberts. ...

Sara Smith SPRING CITY

Sara Smith, 76 died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. As Sara requested, her remains were cremated and there will be no services. Memorials may be made to East TN Kidney Foundation, P. O. Box 22072, Knoxville, TN 37933 Vaughn Funeral Home, ...

Carolyn Boatman

Carolyn Espy Boatman, 82, Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2013, after an extended illness. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Carolyn was a soloist for various churches and attended Lee University and Erlanger School of Nursing. She, along with her ...

Grace Kellett LAFAYETTE

Grace Tucker Kellett, 93, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Preceded in death by husband of 46 years, Parks Kellett; parents, Pinkey Ollie Tucker, and Mattie Tucker; sisters, Plumma Hicks, Jesse Green, Essie Dearing, Bessie Lanier, Amy Langston and Bertha Von; ...

James Bryson

James Henry Bryson, 84, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in a local hospital. He was retired from Mueller and was a driver for Mercury Cab. He is survived by his children Wanda (Roderick) Autry and Harlin (Lolita) Bryson. ...

Dan Culpepper SUMMERVILLE

Dan Culpepper, 84, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Survivors, wife Ila Culpepper; children, Rickey Culpepper, Vickie Dawson, Tammy Owings; brother, Jimmy Culpepper; sister Barbara Denton; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral service 3 p.m. Sunday from Mason Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation ...

Tommy Cabe RINGGOLD

Tommy R. Cabe, Jr., 51, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2013. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com

Lynda Suggs

Linda Suggs CLEVELAND Lynda Presswood Suggs, 68, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Friday afternoon, Feb. 21, 2014, at a Chattanooga hospital. She was a devoted member at First Baptist Church and loved the Lord Jesus Christ. Her greatest joy ...

Ruby Caldwell

Ruby W. Caldwell, 82, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at her residence. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Helen Caldwell WHITWELL

Helen L. Givens Caldwell, 79, passed away Saturday Feb. 22, 2014. She was a LPN and had worked at the Cumberland Heights Hospital. She was born in Bryant's Cove on September 27, 1934 to Fate and Maggie Knowlan who preceded ...

Norma Cannon

Ms. Norma Faye Cannon, 63, of Harrison, went to be an angel for Jesus on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 with her family at her bedside. She is preceded in death by both parents Robert Lee "Doc" Duncan and Mrs. Mildred ...

Eula Walker

Eula Mae Walker June 1, 1932 - Feb. 23, 2013 You are irreplaceable, fiercely missed, thought of constantly and greatly loved. We thank God for creating an outstanding wife, mother and Christian.

Dannie McMillion

Dannie L. McMillion, 74, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his residence. He was formerly employed by Quaker Oats. He was preceded in death by his sister, Louise Culpepper; mother, Margaret McMillion; father, Silas McMillion. Survivors include ...

Ervin Gibson

Ervin Lester Gibson May 14, 1928-Feb. 23, 2011 You are still loved and missed. Your children, Edgar and Renee, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

Warren Clark

Warren K. Clark, 86, of Lookout Mountain, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Mr. Clark was born in Gulfport, Miss., to the late, John and Mae Kappner Clark. He was a 1950 graduate University of Tennessee (UTK). He was an ...

Rebekka Grubbs SPOKANE,

Wash. Rebekka OGrady Sprouse Grubbs, 32, died at home on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. The cause of her death was cholangiocarcinoma, a rare form of bile duct cancer. Born Sept. 24, 1981, in Richmond, Va., to Catherine and Louis A. ...

Estelle Ellis

Edith Estelle Adams Ellis, 80, of Chattanooga died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. She was born Jan. 1, 1934, in New Orleans, La., daughter of the late Loyal Gardner Adams Sr. and Margaret Lee Watson Adams. She was preceded in death ...

Ronnie Kelsey DELANO

Ronnie Kelsey, 61, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com

Alva Fields

Alva Dotson Fields, 84, formerly of Chattanooga, died Thursday morning, Feb. 20, 2014, in Atlanta. She was born and raised in Riceville, Tenn., and was educated in Knoxville, with a bachelors degree from Knoxville College in 1958 and master degree ...

William Buckner DECHERD

Buckner, William "WT" Thomas, 96, lifelong resident of Decherd, died on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home with his loving family by his side. Mr. Buckner was a member of the First Baptist Church of Winchester, Tenn.. He served ...

Annette Fugatt

Frances Annette Fugatt, 58, of East Ridge passed away at home in her sleep on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Survivors include her parents, Tom and Yvonne Fugatt; sister, Tammy Burns; brother, Doug (Terri) Fugatt; several special aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews ...

Jody Hodnett FLINTSTONE

Jody Michael Hodnett, 53, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas and was a member of St. Elmo Avenue Baptist Church. ...

Beryl Gass

Beryl Dee Gass , 65, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 in a local healthcare facility. She was preceded in death by her husband Glenn Alfred Gass, Sr; parents John Moore II and Astarie Taylor Moore. Survivors include her ...

Walter Langston

Walter Lee Langston April 23, 1949- Feb 22, 1989 Its been twenty five years. Your presence we miss. Your memory we treasure. Loving you always, forgetting you never. Your wife Charlotte and son Ben.

Roy Hamil

Roy Lee Hamil, Jr., 69, of Collegedale, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com

Rev. Gary Dover

James Bailey RAINSVILLE James H. Bailey, 88, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at his residence. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 from the Greens Chapel Cemetery with W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel in charge.

Charles Hampton

Charles Lee Hampton, a.k.a. "Haircut", 59, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas and had spent most of his life as a Truck Driver. He was a ...

Krissy Layne

Krissy Rene Layne, 31, of Rossville, passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by the East Brainerd Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist. 8214 E. Brainerd Rd. 37421

Claude Hooks Jr.

Claude Obearn Hooks Jr., 66, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Claude and Isabel Hooks. Claude will be remembered as an honest, loyal and loving soul. Survivors include his daughters, ...

Donald Buckner ETOWAH

Donald Ray "Duck" Buckner, 77, of Etowah, TN, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Funeral at 4 p.m., today at Bordwine Funeral Home. Visitation 2 - 4 p.m. today, prior to service. Burial 11 a.m., Monday at McMinn Memory Gardens. Arrangements ...

Jessie Horner

Jesie A. Horne passed away Feb. 20, 2014, in Chattanooga, at the age of 94. Jessie joined her beloved husband, William "Jack" Horner in heaven to be together after 74 years of marriage. Jessie was born in Jefferson County, Tenn., ...

Patricia Humm

Patricia Ann Roed Humm, 71, of Red Bank, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. She was born in Duluth, Minn., on July 18, 1942 to her parents, Clarence Fredrick Roed and Ruth Ann Brander Roed. Her brother, Clarence Fredrick Roed ...

Frederick Jones

Frederick "Radio" Jones, 75, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 in a health care facility in South Pittsburg. He retired from Wheland Foundry after over 30 years of service. He was a member of New Enon Missionary Baptist ...

Lessie Mae Lewis

Lessie Mae Lewis, 94, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Alexian Village, a retirement community in Signal Mountain. She was formerly of Bossier City, La. She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Ambers Jackson "A.J." Lewis ...

DarMarli McCane

DarMarli Jo'Luci Jewels Bowser McCane, infant, passed away Feb. 14, 2014. Survivors include her parents, Denise Bowser and Darnell McCane; brothers, sisters, other relatives. Graveside service at 2 p.m. today at Garmany Cemetery in Chickamauga GA, the family will assemble ...

Selma Nation

Selma Louise Nation, 73, of Harrison, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. She was retired from Erlanger Hospital as a registered nurse after 26 years of service. She is survived by a son, Noel (Paula) Nation, Ooltewah; a daughter, Dawn ...

Socrates Sabater

Socrates S. Sabater, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975

Howard Templeton

Howard Hughes Templeton, 90, passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at Standifer Place Howard was in the United States Navy for three years until the United Stated Air Force was formed. He was with the United States Air force ...

Kevin Thomas

Kevin Maurice Thomas, 55, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Funeral at 1:30 p.m. today at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Gerry Davis as the eulogist. Burial: Highland Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of ...

Robert Yendell

Robert William Yendell, 87, of Hixson, died at his home surrounded by family on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Robert was born in Buffalo, N.Y., and had been a resident of Hixson since 1977. He was Chief Financial Officer at Ahlstrom ...

Carolyn Boatman

Carolyn Espy Boatman, 82, Chattanooga passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2013, after an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday at National Cemetery with Rev. Tony Walliser officiating. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort. The ...

SHIRLEY SILVELS

Our Sister February 22, 1948 HAPPY BIRTHDAY! We Love You. Catherine, Georgia Ann, Rahmann, Carolyn, Jackie, Evelyn, Bopeep, Sandra, and Rosetta.

Vivian McFalls

Charles Vivian Pell McFalls passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, after a long illness surrounded by her loving family and friends. Born in Chattanooga on Sept. 17, 1927, Vivian met her husband, John Joseph "Jay" McFalls, at the Margate ...

Bonnie Palmer

Bonnie Jean Palmer, 72, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Thursday Feb. 20, 2014, at home surrounded by her family. Bonnie spent 25 years in a nursing career dedicated to the elderly, retiring from Hamilton County Nursing Home. Bonnie was ...

Kenneth Skelf

Kenneth E. Skelf, 79, of Rossville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today, Feb. 22, 2014, in the Hamilton Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Terry ...

Lavoyde Wilkes VALLEY HEAD

Lavoyde E. "Slew" Wilkes died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at Dekalb Regional Medical Center. Funeral at 2 p.m. CST Sunday, Feb. 23, at Burt Chapel, Valley Head, Ala. Visitation from 4-8 p.m. CST today, Feb. 22, at Burt Chapel, Valley ...

Nancy Spence

Nancy Tidwell Spence, 67, of Chattanooga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. She had lived in the Atlanta area for many years before moving to Chattanooga in 1989 and attended East Chattanooga ...

Charles Taylor

Charles Richard Taylor, 92, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was born Nov. 2, 1921, in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Son of missionary parents, George and Gladys Taylor, Charles spent his childhood in Brazil, Chile and Argentina. He ...

Kevin Thomas

Kevin Maurice Thomas, 55, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. He was a 1976 graduate of Kirkman High School. He attended Hiwassee College as well as Lee College. From 1982-83, Kevin played semi-professional basketball for the Montheys in ...

Oberia Westfield

Oberia Westfield, 84, passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Michael Gates Jr. WINCHESTER

Michael Eugene Gates, Jr., 18, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Visitation will begin 2 p.m. Sunday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home with funeral services at 3 p.m. Burial will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, Winchester, TN 37398 ...

Randy Johnson DUNLAP

Randy "Gizmo" Lee Johnson, 53, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grady and Evelyn Hendon Johnson; and brothers, Clay and Ricky Johnson. Survivors include his sister, Rita (Wade) Grant, Dunlap; brother, Ronnie ...

Gustava Bonner

Gustava Bonner, 94, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral. Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Sara Smith SPRING CITY

Sara Smith, 76 died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. As Sara requested, her remains were cremated and there will be no services. Memorials may be made to East TN Kidney Foundation, P. O. Box 22072, Knoxville, TN 37933 Vaughn Funeral Home, ...

Marion Dearman RISING FAWN

Marion Carolyn Dearman, age 85, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. She was a cosmetologist, loved flowers and doing craft and was a member of Magby Gap Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Dearman; ...

George McCutchins SUMMERVILLE

George "Buddy" McCutchins, 90, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Survivors, children, Roger, Al Ray, Tracey, Mona, Anita and Anna McCutchins, Ann Montgomery, Vivian Wells; brother, Robert Liggins; sister, Alean McCutchins; 36 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren. Funeral is 1 p.m. today, Feb. ...

Myrtle Mobbs SUMMERVILLE

Myrtle Ozment Mobbs, 91, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Surviving, daughter, Linda (David) Roy; sister, Betty Miller; two grandchildren. Services: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, at Four Mile Baptist Church. Interment in Greenhills Memory Gardens. Visitation, 6-8 p.m. today. Coffman ...

John Shook

John Shook CHICKAMAUGA John Henry Shook, 89, of Cooper Heights, Ga., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer at NHC of Fort Oglethorpe. He was the son of the late William and Katharina Theis Shook. ...

Sadie Hughes STEVENSON

Sadie Irene Dunn Hughes Adams, 88, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. Funeral at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Pinehaven Memorial Gardens in Hollywood, Ala. www.rudderfuneralhomes.com. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. today at Rudder ...

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson, 54, "Outersight Mike", of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at his residence. Funeral at noon today in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Henry Spencer as the eulogist. Burial: Forest Hills Cemetery.

Corean Jones

To Our Mother and Grandmother Corean R. Jones May your day be not forgotten but celebrated as if you were here with us. We wish you a Happy 80th Birthday. Love Always

Walter Langston

Walter Lee Langston April 23, 1949- Feb 22, 1989 Its been twenty five years. Your presence we miss. Your memory we treasure. Loving you always, forgetting you never. Your wife Charlotte and son Ben.

Marion Leslie

Marion G. "Gee Daddy" Leslie, 94, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at Parkridge Medical Center, Chattanooga. He was a World War II Army Veteran, a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather and great-grandfather. He was preceded in death ...

Betty Clancy WINSTON SALEM, N.C.

Betty Jeanette Reed Clancy, 79, peacefully passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at Walnut Cove Health Center after a lengthy battle with Parkinsonism. She was born June 4, 1934, in Gilliam, McDowell County, W.Va., to the late Raymond Edward Reed ...

Lessie Mae Lewis

Lessie Mae Lewis, 94, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Alexian Village, a retirement community in Signal Mountain. She was formerly of Bossier City, La. She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Ambers Jackson "A.J." Lewis ...

Andrew Sherrill Jr. BRENTWOOD

Andrew Jackson Sherrill Jr., 89, (formerly of Estill Springs) passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Visitation will be noon-2p.m. Monday, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home with funeral services at 2 p.m. Interment in Red Hill Cemetery in Pelham.

Beryl Gass

Beryl Gass, 65, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at a local nursing facility. Arrangements entrusted to Advantage Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors.

Shane Gentry

Shane Talmage Gentry, 34, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 He was born in Chattanooga, on March 20, 1979 to Ben and Jeanine Gentry. He had many interest such as motorcycling, kayaking, reading, music, videogames, paintball and playing with his ...

Ralph Grissom

Ralph H. Grissom, 83, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Services will be held at 12:30 p.m. today, Feb. 21, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Minister Bill Greer officiating. Burial will follow at National Cemetery. ...

Betty Clancy WINSTON SALEM, N.C.

Betty Jeanette Reed Clancy, 79, peacefully passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at Walnut Cove Health Center after a lengthy battle with Parkinsonism. She was born June 4, 1934, in Gilliam, McDowell County, W.Va., to the late Raymond Edward Reed ...

Charles Higdon

Charles "Kenny" Kenneth Higdon, 74, of Portland, Ore., passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. He was born on Signal Mountain on May 14, 1939 to Edith and Charles Higdon. He graduated from Chattanooga City High School, and went on ...

Claude Hooks Jr.

Claude Obearn Hooks Jr., 66, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. A visitation and memorial service will be held 3-5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, in the Fireside Room of Lane Funeral Home. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. ...

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson, 54, "Outersight Mike", of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at his residence. He attended Howard High School and was employed by the city of Chattanooga for six years. He was a member of St. Joseph Pleasant ...

Mabel Daniel ROCK SPRING

Mabel Frances Daniel, 73, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today in the South Crest Chapel with Rev. Jim Luffman officiating. Burial will follow in Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park. To share expressions ...

Frederick Jones

Frederick "Radio" Jones, 75, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday Feb. 20, 2014, in a healthcare facility. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Fuenral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Willie Kelly

Willie C. "GOAT" Kelly, 84, died at NHC in Chattanooga on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. He was born to the late Robert and Idella Kelly on Aug. 17, 1929 in McDonough, Ga. He moved to Chattanooga, in 1946, shortly after ...

Marion Leslie

Marion G. "Gee Daddy" Leslie, 94, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at Parkridge Medical Center, Chattanooga. He was a World War II Army Veteran, a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather and great-grandfather. He was preceded in death ...

Sarah Garner SHERWOOD

Sarah Marie Garner, 89, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at her residence. Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Moore-Cortner Chapel with burial at Garner Cemetery in Sherwood. ...

Lessie Mae Lewis

Lessie Mae Lewis, 94, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Alexian Village, a retirement community in Signal Mountain. She was formerly of Bossier City, La. She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Ambers Jackson "A.J." Lewis ...

Julian Norwood

Julian Ray Norwood, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Eldridge Norwood and mother, Edith Cochran. He is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Chris and Amy Norwood, of Dalton; ...

Kalista Ratliff

Kalista Maria Ratliff, 40, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at a local hospital. She was a graduate of Howard High School Class of 1992. She was employed at Life Care of Chattanooga and Angelica Industries. She was baptized ...

Kenneth Skelf

Kenneth E. Skelf, 79, of Rossville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Ken was a loving, caring husband, father and grandfather. He was a member of The Crossing Church for many years. Ken loved ...

Cheryl Stewart

Cheryl Lee Stewart, 55, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. She was of the Baptist faith and a former employee for Kangaroo. Survivors include her husband, David Stewart Sr.; children, David Stewart Jr. and Amy Harvey; sisters, ...

Charles Taylor

Charles Richard Taylor, 92, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was born Nov. 2, 1921, in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Son of missionary parents, George and Gladys Taylor, Charles spent his childhood in Brazil, Chile and Argentina. He ...

Michael Vickery

Michael Ross Vickery, 54, of Hixson, died suddenly of a heart attack Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Michael was born in Gadsden, Ala., but lived most of his life in Hixson. Michael was a 1978 graduate of Hixson High School. He ...

Charles Walker

Retired U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt Charles E. Walker passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. He was born in Chattanooga on March 25, 1932. He arrived in Austin Texas at Bergstrom Air Force Base in 1976 and called it ...

Emma Whitaker

Emma "Louise" Whitaker, 91, of Harrison, went home to be with her Heavenly Father, Wednesday morning, Feb. 19, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, William "Bill" Whitaker who she loved deeply. Mrs. Whitaker was a faithful member ...

Virginia Chatman DAYTON

Virginia Lee Chatman, 73, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in Chattanooga. A celebration of life service and committal at 1 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Rhea Memory Gardens. www.vanderwallfh.com. Visitation 11 a.m. to 1 p.m ...

Milford Hedges MONTEAGLE

Milford Leland Hedges, 74, passed Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Milford Hedges and Rev. Lillian G. Hedges; and son, David Hedges. Survived by wife, Susan Hedges; daughters, Dru (Mike) Gruetzmacker, Teresa Garrett; son, ...

Clyde Hill Jr. WINCHESTER

Clyde Hill Jr. died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 at Southern TN Medical Center. Visitation is 3-9 p.m. today at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at First Baptist Church. Interment in Franklin Memorial Gardens with military honors. ...

Charles Summers DUNLAP

Charles Randall Summers, 76, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Mitchell Summers; son, Charlie Summers; and sister, Faye Campbell. Survivors include his wife, Evalene Summers; children, Debbie Lockhart, Rhonda (Heath) Bolton, ...

Dub Headrick BRIDGEPORT

Dub Headrick, 75, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Visitation will be noon-9 p.m. CST today at Valley Funeral Home, Stevenson, Ala. The funeral will be funeral will be 2 p.m. CST Saturday Feb. 22, 2014. Danny Radar will officiate.

Nelson Smith HENAGAR

Nelson Herbert Smith, 85, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at his residence. Survivors include wife, Willodean Smith; daughters, Linda Jean Smith (Daryl) Samples, Glenda Jane Smith; son, Jimmy Nelson (Shasta) Smith; grandchildren, Eric (Angie) Samples, Tara (Jason) Henderson, Scott Smith, ...

Roy West HIGDON

Roy Mac "Tman" West, 70, died Friday morning Feb. 14, 2014. He loved his family, son, grandkids, nieces and nephews. Mr. West was preceded in death by his parents, Math and Sallie West; sister, Charlene Sawyer; brothers, James, Thurman, Carl ...

Cynthia Collier

Cynthia Denise "Nesie" Collier, 52, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at her residence. She was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her son, Glenn Thomas Bean; and brothers, John McCauley and Eugene McCauley. ...

Rosie Back

Rosie Mareda Dent Back, 91, Soddy-Daisy, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at her residence. The daughter of the late Ephiam and Altha Jane Bowers Dent, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Estill Back; sons, Wayne Mullins, Terry ...

Marva Norwood

Marva Gwendolyn "Gwen" Norwood Feb. 21, 1932 -June 25, 2012 Mother, We hold you close within our hearts, And there you shall remain. We miss you so much! Love Forever, your children Donna, Thomas, Kathy, Marva, Jeri and grandchildren

Juanita Brown

Juanita R. Brown, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Funeral services are 1 p.m. today at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with the Rev. Randy Bell officiating. Interment will follow in Card Cemetery, Soddy-Daisy. Visit www.lanefh.com to ...

Bryan Gibson JONESBORO,

Ark. Bryan Owen Gibson died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in Jonesboro. Survivors include his daughter, Pamela Brechelle Stanbery Gibson, of Middleburg, Fla., and her family. Memorials can be made in his name to Fundrazr for final expenses. Interment is planned ...

James Bryson

James Henry Bryson, 84, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Ella Earvin

Ella Vera Earvin passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 at her residence. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Cornelius Willaims

"Chucky - Breed" Jan. 20, 1977 - Feb. 6, 2009 It has been four years since you left us. Theres not a day that goes by that we dont miss seeing your face. We love you, and you are forever ...

Imogene Farmer

Imogene Farmer died on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. She was 84. Mrs. Farmer was born and raised in Chattanooga. Survivors include her daughters, Belinda King, Patricia Webb and Catherine Luttman; son, William Farmer; sister, Betty Wilson, all of Chattanooga; and ...

Ralph Grissom

Ralph H. Grissom, 83, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was a member of the Soddy Church of Christ. Ralph served his country in the U.S. Navy and was a veteran of the Korean War. He ...

Patricia Humm

Patricia Ann Roed Humm, 71, of Red Bank, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church. Interment will follow in Chattanooga Memorial Park. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Visitation is ...

Anthony Wilbanks SAND ROCK

Anthony Troy Wilbanks, 44, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. CST today, Feb. 20, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Rev. Bennie Berry will be officiating.

Evadene Jones

Evadene L. Bolton Jones, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in a Memphis hospital. Local survivors include her sisters, Imogene (Willie) Hammonds, Connie (Willie) Ewing, Gloria (Johnny) Watkins, and Lisa Bolton; other relatives and friends. Funeral service ...

Patrick Kelly

Patrick White Kelly died peacefully at his home on Signal Mountain on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in the arms of his loving wife Kathleen at the age of 78. He was born on Jan. 4, 1936 in Bainbridge, Ga., the ...

Janie Kenyon

Janie Allen-Kenyon Janie Allen Kenyon, 83, formerly of Chattanooga, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in Loveland, Colo., after a long illness. Mrs. Kenyon was the daughter of the late Everett Allen, senior vice president of this newspaper, and his wife, ...

Kenneth Skelf ROSSVILLE

Kenneth Ellis Skelf, 79, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, 531-3975.

Marion Leslie

Marion Guess Leslie, 94, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Daniel McDonald

Daniel Martin McDonald, a longtime resident of East Ridge, passed away on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. He was 37 years old. Daniel attended East Ridge High School. He was a master welder and former employee with Alstom TMG. He was ...

Dannie McMillion

Dannie McMillion, 74, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Luvinia Means

Luvinia Carpenter Means, 89, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at her home. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister; and her husband, Ozie Means Sr. Survivors include two sons, Larry and Ozie Jr.; daughter, ...

Grace Owens

Grace Lydia Owens, 98 of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at the Hospice Center of Chattanooga. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at Concord Baptist Church, with Rev. David King officiating. ...

Frances Robertson

Frances Ann Hartwell Robertson, 71, of Collegedale, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2013. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Raymond Sims

Raymond Lee Sims, 82, of Ooltewah, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. A native of Harrison, he has been a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area. He was a member of the East Chattanooga Church ...

Charles Taylor

Charles Richard Taylor, 92, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was born Nov. 2, 1921 in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Son of missionary parents, George and Gladys Taylor, Charles spent his childhood in Brazil, Chile and Argentina. He ...

Kevin Thomas

Kevin Thomas, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Michael Vickery

Michael Ross Vickery, 54, of Hixson, died suddenly of a heart attack Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Michael was born in Gadsden, Ala., but lived most of his life in Hixson. Michael was a 1978 graduate of Hixson High School. He ...

Howard Whited

Howard Lewis Whited, 67, of Hixson, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. He was a member of the Middle Valley Church of Christ. Howard was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Ann Whited. He is survived by his son, ...

Agnes Campbell GRAYSVILLE

Agnes Lavonia Campbell, 82, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. She had lived in the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas for most of her life and was of the Church of God ...

Harold Geren Jr. CLEVELAND

Harold "Bucky" Geren Jr., 66, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Survivors include sister, Tana Cope; nephews, Jason and Ryan Cope; and two great-nieces, Kaley and Cameron Cope. Graveside service at 2:30 p.m. Friday at at Chattanooga National Cemetery with full ...

George Haun CLEVELAND

George "Dickie" Haun, 75, of Birmingham, Ala., formerly of Cleveland, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Survivors include children, George (Elaine) Haun and Grayson (Edwin) Parks; and two grandchildren. Funeral is noon Saturday at Fike Funeral Home with visitation 10 a.m.-noon ...

Wilma Thomas JASPER

Wilma Sue Thomas, 67, passed away, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. She was a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Wilma was a lifelong residence of Marion County. She worked at Ravoli Mills and retired from Ingles. She was preceded in ...

Earl Walcott DAYTON

Robert "Earl" Walcot Sr., 81, died Tuesday night, Feb. 18, 2014 in Dayton. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Friday in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Smyrna Cemetery with military honors. www.vanderwallfh.com. Visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. today ...

Katherine Bonds DALTON

Katherine Marie Bonds, 67, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Service at 1 p.m. Saturday at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Chris Bonds officiating. Family will receive from 6-8 p.m. Friday. Interment in Center Valley Cemetery. Arrangements by ...

Lee Childress ROSSVILLE J.

Lee Childress, 89, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday Feb. 18, 2014. She was born and raised in Walker County, Ga., the seventh child of the late John Henry and Ethel Ophelia Adams Oliver. Granny was of the ...

Donald Gifford WILDWOOD

Donald Ray "Duck" Gifford, 70, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. EST Saturday in the Trenton Chapel of Moore Funeral Home. Burial in Head Spring Cemetery, Valley Head. Visitation 2-8 p.m. today; 2-8 ...

Flora Lawrence

Flora Lawrence RINGGOLD Flora Annett Gracy Lawrence, known as Mama Flo to those whose lives she touched, passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. She was 88. Mama Flo grew up on a small farm in ...

Angela De Lopez DALTON

Senora Angelina Espitita De Lopez, 73, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Mass will be at 1 p.m. Friday at St. Josephs Catholic Church with Father Duvan Gonzalez officiating. Interment in West Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton.

Eddie Simpson Sr. FORT OGLETHORPE

Eddie Lamar Simpson Sr., 58, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas and was of the Church of God faith. He had worked as a mechanic for his entire ...

Martha Craze HENAGAR

Martha Ann Overby Craze, 77, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Survivors include, sons, Danny (Jan) Craze, Patrick Craze; daughter, Phyllis (Guy) Rice; grandchildren, Danielle Crain, Amanda Hutcheson, Ashley Craze, April Parnell and Amber Rice; great-grandchildren, Eian Hutcheson, Alexis Lucas and ...

Rev. Gary Dover SAND ROCK

Rev. Gary Michael Dover, 60, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at his residence. Funeral will be 7 p.m. today from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial at 11 a.m. Friday in Mount Vernon Cemetery. Visitation from 5-7 p.m. today at ...

JB Selby FYFFE JB

Selby, 89, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother David Chandler officiating. Burial in Highway Church of God Cemetery. The family will receive friends from ...

Annie Belcher

February 20, 1955 HAPPY BIRTHDAY MAMA! Its another year without seeing your face and seeing that smile. We love and miss you very much. Your sons, Allen, Dimitri, Torrey and Walter; grandkids, Dimitri, Mauquishia, Alexis, Demetri, Takodia, KeJuan, Jakayla, Torri, ...

Patricia Jackson

Patricia Ann Jackson Aug. 4, 1950-Feb. 20, 2011 In loving memory of Pat Jackson, a truely remarkable woman who is still loved and missed and always will be. We will always treasure you... From Father Charles Snow, brothers and sister ...

David Tyous

July 7, 1945 - Feb. 20, 2007 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Psalms 116:15 In everything give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. 1 Thess. ...

Juanita Brown

Juanita R. Brown, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. She was a member of Lupton Drive Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Brown; son, David E. Brown; parents, J. Elmer and ...

David Epstein

David Epstein, 80, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in a local hospital. David was a plumber by trade and loved by all who knew him, he was a member of Beth Shalom Synagogue. David was preceded in death ...

Imogene Farmer

Imogene Farmer, 84, of Harrison, passed away on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson 531-3975.

ALFRED PIERRE

Reverend Alfred E. Pierre Dec 28, 1919-Feb. 19, 2013 In memory of you. Love, the family.

Al Fincannon

Al Fincannon Al George Fincannon, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. He was one of eight children born to the late Samuel L. and Bobbie M. Fincannon, Sept. 29, 1924, in Knoxville. Al graduated from Knoxville High ...

Patricia Humm

Patricia Ann Humm, of Red Bank passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace. 423-877-3524

Leon Jeffries

Leon Jeffries, 59, of Hampton, Va., passed Feb. 5, 2014, after a courageous battle with lung disease. He is survived by wife, Denise Jeffries; two sons, Keon Cooper (Tenesha), of Charleston, S.C. and Alex Jeffries, of Lithonia, Ga.; sisters, Anna ...

Patrick Kelly

Patrick White Kelly died peacefully at his home on Signal Mountain on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in the arms of his loving wife Kathleen at the age of 78. He was born on Jan. 4, 1936 in Bainbridge, Ga., the ...

Marjorie Leamon CLEVELAND

Marjorie Louise Duncan Leamon, 92, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2013. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Grace Owens

Grace Lydia Owens, 98 of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at the Hospice Center of Chattanooga. She attended Concord Baptist Church. Grace was born in Chicago and lived a colorful life, meeting her husband of 68 ...

Napoleon Rutledge Sr .

Napoleon Boneparte Rutledge Sr., of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at his residence. Visitation is today at 11 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home with the funeral to follow at noon in the chapel with Brother Phillip Henderson as ...

George Escue SYLVANIA

George Robert "Bob" Escue, 62, passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 in DeKalb Regional Hospital. Funeral is for 3 p.m. Friday at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial to Walnut Grove Cemetery. Visitation is set from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. today and ...

Stephen Tucker

Stephen W. Tucker, a lifelong resident of Chattanooga passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the age of 52. Stephen was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church and was employed with Mountain City Club. He had worked for 25 years ...

Ed Hardy GALLATIN

Ed Hardy, 87, formerly of Jasper, Tenn., passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Mr. Hardy had been an engineer for 25 years for the state of Tennessee Corrections and Mental Health Departments. The son of the late Charles F. and ...

Nina Andrews CHATSWORTH

Nina Kate Andrews, 79, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Funeral at 2 p.m. Thursday from the chapel of Peeples Funeral Home. Interment in West Hill Cemetery. Visitation 6 until 9 p.m. today at Peeples Funeral Home & Crematory of ...

Zachary Osborne ROSSVILLE

Zachary Edward Osborne, 30, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was employed as a Machinist with Phillip Brothers Machine Shop. He ...

Evelyn Blevins ROSSVILLE

Evelyn Martin Blevins, 77, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. She was born in East Ridge to the late Frank Jackson Martin and Alice Hester Tuell Martin. She was a resident of Rossville, for the past 25 years and had ...

Barbara Cone LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Barbara Jean Walters Cone, 65, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. She was born to the late Millard and Virginia Terrell Walters on Dec. 14, 1948 in Middletown, Ohio. She retired from the Florida Department of Transportation and was ...

Mabel Daniel ROCK SPRING

Mabel Frances Daniel, 73, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil Luther Rogers, Faye Rogers and Lucille Ford Rogers. Survivors include one son, DeWayne Finley, of Rock Spring; daughter, Lisa (Stanley) Slatton, ...

Grace Farley FLINTSTONE

Grace L. Farley, 89, passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at her home. She was a member of Elizabeth Terrace Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene B. Farley; her parents; two brothers; and three sisters. ...

Claude Howard ROSSVILLE

Claude Howard, 91, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 in a local hospital. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in Chattanooga National Cemetery with Minister Chris Tate officiating. Military Honors will also be ...

Jesus Izaguirre DALTON

Senor Jesus Izaguirre, 48, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Mass will be at 3 p.m. today at St. Josephs Catholic Church with Father Duvan Gonzalez officiating. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton.

Flora Lawrence

Flora Lawrence RINGGOLD Flora Annett Gracy Lawrence, known as Mama Flo to those whose lives she touched, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, Feb. 17, 2014. She was 88. Mama Flo grew up on a small farm in ...

Michael Mesaric RINGGOLD

Michael Peter Mesaric, 63, passed away on Friday, Feb 7, 2014, at his home in Ringgold. Michael was born to the late George and Edith Mesaric on Oct. 21, 1950, in Bridgeport, Conn. He was a member of the Battlefield ...

Pedro Triana DALTON

Senor Pedro Triana, 84, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Mass will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at St. Josephs Catholic Church with Father Duvan Gonzalez officiating. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton.

Roy West HIGDON

Roy Mac "Tman" West, 70, died Friday morning, Feb. 14, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. Visit www.RyanFuneralHome.net to share memories and condolences. Ryan Funeral Home Trenton, Ga.

Edmund Woods ROSSVILLE

Edmund D. Woods Jr., 83, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his residence. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, located at ...

Bobby McCarter BRIDGEPORT

Bobby Joe McCarter, 77, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at the Bridge Assisting living facility in South Pittsburg. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. CST Friday at Sequatchie Memorial Gardens in Kimball, Tenn. Pastor Ronnie Case will officiate ...

Carolyn Smothers GERALDINE

Carolyn Smothers, 76, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in marshall Medical Center South. Funeral is set for 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation from 4-9 p.m. CST today atW.T. ...

Janie Brock LAKE WALES,

Fla. Janie E. Brock 71, formerly of Fort Payne, Ala., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 in Florida. Funeral services will be noon on Saturday from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial in New Canaan Cemetery. Visitation 11 a.m. until ...

Jim Jackson POLAND,

Ohio Jim A. Jackson, 88, who passed away Friday afternoon, Feb. 14, 2014, at home surrounded by family and loved ones from complications of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. Jim was born Aug. 15, 1925, in Mexico, Mo., to Clayborn and Frances ...

Ronnie Lewis Allen

Feb. 19, 1955-June 10, 2007 Happy Birthday We all miss you! Family and Friends

GEORGE BALL

George William Ball Sr. Oct. 13, 1939-Feb, 19 2013 Its been a year since you left us, but it seems like a century without you, loving you forever in our hearts, deep in our souls. Your wife, Johnetta, Rachel, George ...

Lisa Pelfrey DAYTON

Lisa Rae Pelfrey, 48, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Funeral services for Lisa at noon Friday the funeral home chapel. www.vanderwallfh.com. The family is being served by Vanderwall Funeral Home where they will be receiving friends Friday from 10 a.m. ...

Jerry Keck HENAGAR

Jerry Ray Keck, 87, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his residence. Funeral at 2 p.m. Thursday from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial in Unity Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

THOMAS RUFFIN

Thomas Melvin Ruffin III Feb. 19, 2002-Sept. 23, 2013 Happy 12th Birthday! Love, Your Family

Martha Alverson

Martha E. Alverson, 92, of East Ridge died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. She was born June 5, 1921 in Sugar Valley, Ga., a daughter of the late Ben and Dixie Alverson. She was preceded in death by her brother, Lynn ...

Betty Massey TULLAHOMA

Betty Jean Massey, 84, passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 at Life Care Center. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. today, Feb. 19, at Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave NW, ...

Juanita Brown

Juanita R. Brown, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. She was a member of Lupton Drive Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Brown; son, David E. Brown; parents, J. Elmer and ...

Kenneth Davis

Kenneth A. Davis, 82, of Harrison, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Matt and Maude Davis; and brothers, Obie, Richard and Butch Davis. Survivors ...

Alma Chadwick

Alma Fay Chadwick, 89, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. A native of Henagar, Ala., she was a member of the Hamilton Baptist Church. She was the wife of the late J.B. Chadwick, Jr. and was also preceded ...

Cynthia Collier

Cynthia Collier, 52, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 15, 2014, at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Al Fincannon

Al Fincannon Al George Fincannon, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. He was one of eight children born to the late Samuel L. and Bobbie M. Fincannon, Sept. 29, 1924, in Knoxville. Al graduated from Knoxville High ...

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson, 54, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Leon Jeffries

Leon Jeffries, 59, of Hampton, Va., passed Feb. 5, 2014, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. He is survived by wife, Denise Jefferies; two sons, Keon Cooper (Tenesha), of Charleston, S.C. and Alex Jefferies, of Lithonia, Ga.; sisters, Anna ...

Patrick Kelly

Patrick White Kelly died peacefully at his home on Signal Mountain on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in the arms of his loving wife Kathleen at the age of 78. He was born on Jan. 4, 1936 in Bainbridge, Ga., the ...

Geraldine Moyers

Geraldine Moyers, 85, of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area, she was a member of the East Chattanooga Church of God, she was a wonderful mother and ...

Linda Oborn

Linda Lapuz Oborn, 62, of Signal Mountain, passed away after an arduous battle with ovarian cancer, on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was born to the late Jose and Cecilia Lapuz, of Manilla, Philippines, on April 16, 1951. She studied ...

David Oliver Sr.

David "Dave the Rave" Oliver Sr. passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in West Palm Beach, Fla. He was well known to the Chattanooga area as the radio personality "Dave the Rave." The family will receive friends from 6-8 ...

Daniel Sawyer

Daniel Louis "Dick" Sawyer passed away Jan. 31, 2014 in Sarasota, Fla. He was preceded in death by wife, Betty Cameron Sawyer; and parents, Emma and Daniel C. Sawyer. Born in Huntsville, Dick moved to Chattanooga as a child, graduating ...

Joan Shirk

Alberta Joan Shirk, 74, of Hixson, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at a local health care facility. Joan was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Joan was always there to help out her friends ...

Napoleon Rutledge Sr .

Napoleon Boneparte Rutledge Sr., of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at his residence. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran and a member of Alton Park Church of Christ. He was formerly employed by Combustion Engineering. He was ...

Douglas Walker

James Johnson James Roy "J.R." Johnson, 66, of Dayton, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Services will be held at 1 p.m. today, Feb. 18, 2014 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Carl Hunsucker officiating. Burial will follow ...

Alvin Barnes WHITWELL

Alvin Lee Barnes, 56, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Georgia Barnes; sisters, Geneva Singleton, Mary Looney; brothers, John Thomas Barnes, Jimmy Ray Barnes; granddaughter, Avery Danielle Green. Mr. Barnes ...

Hazel Carter DAYTON

Hazel Marie Carter, 71, passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at her residence. Hazel was a member of the Waldens Ridge Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, George Scott Headlee and Bertha Hazel Marler Headlee; sisters, ...

Dr. Durwood Dunn ATHENS

Dr. Durwood Clay Dunn, 70, passed away early Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He was born in Fort Oglethorpe, he was the youngest son of Charles Snyder Dunn Sr. and Lucille Oliver Dunn, and was also ...

Lois Greene SOUTH PITTSBURG

Emma Lois Griffith Greene, 82, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at a local nursing home. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Bertie Lou Craft Griffith. The owner and operator of Midway Cleaners in South Pittsburg for over ...

Roger Phillips DAYTON

Roger Lee Phillips, 58, died Sunday evening, Feb. 16, 2014. Services will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Dayton City Cemetery. www.vanderwallfh.com. The family is being served by Vanderwall Funeral Home where they will ...

Mabel Daniel ROCK SPRING

Mabel Frances Daniel, 73, passed away on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.

Kenneth Dawson SUMMERVILLE

Kenneth Lamar Dawson, 33, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Survivors, father, Kenneth (Elaine) Dawson; mother, Gail (Richard) Dover; sisters, Tabatha Dawson, Jennifer Floyd, Amber Cannon, Crystal Floyd, Sherry Bowen; grandparents, Ann Freer, William and Carol Fowler; great-grandmother, Roxie King. Graveside ...

Charles Dunn ROSSVILLE

Charles Adrian Dunn, 57, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Cartersville Medical Center. Born in Fulton County, Oct. 29, 1956, he was the son of Gerri Grantham Dunn and the late Max Adrian Dunn. Charles was an "Antique Picker." ...

Walter Gamble LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Walter Donnie Gamble, 74, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Preceded by parents, Walter Clemons and Nora Belle Gamble; sisters, Mildred Kinsey, Shirley Morgan; brother, Bob Gamble. Survived wife, Lynn Gamble; son ...

Claude Howard ROSSVILLE

Claude Howard, 91, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 in a local hospital. He was of the Protestant faith, a U.S. Coast Guard Veteran of World War II and had retired from U.S. Pipe Soil Pipe Division. He was preceded ...

Ray Lloyd Jr. VILLANOW

Ray Lloyd Jr., 81, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Preceded in death by his parents Ray Lloyd Sr. and Ethel Seabolt; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Lynn Cantrell; brother, Kenneth "Shorty" Lloyd. Ray was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church ...

Hobart Stallings SUMMERVILLE

Hobart McKinley "Hobie" Stallings, 87, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Surviving children, Myra Tucker, Randy Stallings; siblings, Jessie Lee "Jet" Stallings, Fred Stallings, Billy Stallings, Ruth Kinsey and Bessie May; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Services: 2 p.m. today at Coffman ...

Randy Wildman TRENTON

James Randel "Randy" Wildman, 49, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. He was born Oct. 1, 1964. He was employed by Gill Manufacturing and member of Calvary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sloan and Annie ...

Leslie Bozarth SCOTTSBORO

Leslie Alberta Hensley Bozarth, 40, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Highlands Medical Center. Funeral was at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial was in Panquein Cemetery

Tillie Cleghorn TRUSSVILLE

Tillie Axtell Cleghorn, 98, formerly of LaFayette, Ga. died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Graveside services will be 2 p.m today in LaFayette City Cemetery. No visitation at the funeral home. Online register book available at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by LaFayette ...

Robert Hamilton RAINSVILLE

Robert "Yank" Hamilton, 74, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014. Funeral services at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Rainsville Memorial Park. www.rainsvillefuneralhome.com. Visitation will be 9 a.m.-8 p.m. today, Feb. 18, and ...

Harvey Carlock

Harvey Lebron Carlock Jan. 18, 1934 - Feb. 18, 2004 Sadly missed by your Family.

Scott Fritts

In Loving Memory of Scott Fritts Today is your Birthday and your in Heaven above with Jesus surrounded in all His grace and love. It was a day full of sorrow when we had to let you go. You are ...

Thomas Paris

Thomas Clifford Paris Feb. 18, 1934 - Nov. 26 2013 Remembering you on your 80th Birthday. The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: And he delighteth in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be ...

Martha Alverson

Martha E. Alverson, 92, of East Ridge died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. She was born June 5, 1921 in Sugar Valley, Ga., a daughter of the late Ben and Dixie Alverson. She was preceded in death by her brother, Lynn ...

Sarah Rollins

Happy Birthday In Memory of our Mother Sarah Wooten Rollins Feb. 18, 1943-Feb. 13, 2006 While she lies in peaceful sleep, her memory I shall always keep. Your children, Kookie, James and family

Jimmy Yearby

Jimmy "Squeaky" Yearby Feb. 18, 1969-Jan. 2, 2010 "Happy Birthday Squeaky" You left us with a lot of wonderful memories to reflect on. One of those memories is your favorite quote, you used to say on your birthday "I am ...

Hannah Bettis

Hannah Ruth Bettis, 84, a resident of Birchwood, passed from this earth into the loving arms of her Savior Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Hannah was born in Chattanooga on May 5, 1929 to the late Amanda Hensley Williamson and Dove ...

Virginia Hill

Jo Hill DAYTON Virginia "Jo" Hill, 85, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at Parkridge Medical Center in Chattanooga. Jo was a member of the Mountain View United Methodist Church, and attended the Sale Creek United Methodist Church. She was preceded ...

Mary Brooks

Mary Brooks, 88, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local health care facility. She retired from American National/SunTrust Bank where she served as an administrative assistant to the executives of the bank. She was a member of ...

Nick Catron

Nick S. Catron, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with melanoma. He was born in Ponca City, Okla., and has been a resident of Hixson since 1980. He served seven years in the Navy Submarine Service ...

Clyde Buttram

Clyde H. Buttram, 89, of Chattanooga peacefully passed from this life and went to be with his Lord on Feb. 13, 2014 with his family at his bedside. He was a member of the Hamill Road Church of Christ which ...

Nick Catron

Nick S. Catron, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with melanoma. He was born in Ponca City, Okla., and has been a resident of Hixson since 1980. He served seven years in the Navy Submarine Service ...

James Johnson

James Roy "J.R." Johnson, 66, of Dayton, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. He graduated from Soddy High School then went on to serve his country in the U.S. Navy and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. ...

Patricia Letson

Patricia Moore Letson, 80, of Harrison, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Born in Dora, Ala., Sept. 13, 1933, she was the daughter of the late J. Harris and Mae Moore and was a graduate of McAdory High School Class ...

Albert Little

Albert Leroy Little, age 84, of Hixson passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local hospital. He was born Nov. 5, 1929 in Washington, Pennsylvania to the late Albert & Levenia Little. Mr. Little was a retired United States ...

Shea Long

Shea Aaron Long, of Hixson, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. He was 33 years old. Shea attended Sequoyah Vocation School and was employed with Laynes Equipment Co. as a truck driver. He was preceded in death by his ...

Eva McElhaney

Eva Mae McElhaney, 54, of Harrison passed away Friday Feb. 14th. She was a lifelong resident of the Harrison community and had a great love for children and was an avid Nascar and Jeff Gordon fan. She was also a ...

Luvinia Means

Luvinia Means, 89, passed away Sunday Feb. 16, 2014 at her home. Arrangements are by Hardwick & Sons Funeral Home (423) 267-1244.

Linda Oborn SIGNAL MOUNTAIN -

Linda Lapuz Oborn, 62, of Signal Mountain, passed away after an arduous battle with ovarian cancer, on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was born to the late Jose and Cecilia Lapuz, of Manilla, Philippines, on April 16, 1951. She studied ...

Melva Pyle

Melva Pyle, 91, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 in Austin, TX where she had moved to be closer to her daughter. Mrs. Pyle was born in DeKalb County, Alabama to Joseph and Georgia Marshall. She ...

Robert Salyer

Robert Mungle Salyer, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., passed away at his home the afternoon of Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, with the snow softly falling. Bob was born on July 22, 1915, to William Carson Salyer and Nell Ross Snodgrass Salyer. ...

Joan Shirk

Alberta Joan Shirk, 74, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local healthcare facility. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and have been entrusted to Advantage Funeral Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave. 423-265-4414.

Barbara Stockdale

Barbara Ann Cotton Stockdale, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 at her residence. Visitation is today at 10 a.m. with the funeral to follow at 11:30 a.m. in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Barbara Woods ...

Douglas Walker

Douglas Perry Walker, Jr., 71, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, surrounded by his family and friends Services will be held on Monday, February 17, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Ed ...

Robert Yendell

Robert William Yendell, 87, of Hixson, died at his home surrounded by family on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Robert was born in Buffalo, New York and had been a resident of Hixson since 1977. He was Chief Financial Officer at ...

Lois Greene SOUTH PITTSBURG

Mrs. Emma Lois Griffith Greene, 82, of South Pittsburg, TN, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 at a local nursing home. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Bertie Lou Craft Griffith. The owner and operator of Midway Cleaners ...

Martha Alverson

Martha Alverson, 92, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist. 404 S. Moore Road.

Eric Upshaw, Jr.

Eric Upshaw Jr. CHICKAMAUGA Eric Lebron Upshaw Jr., 4-month-old infant, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at Egleston Childrens Hospital. He is survived by his parents, Eric Lebron Upshaw Sr. and Amber Bates Upshaw of Chickamauga, two sisters, Danielle ...

Carolyn Wallin RINGGOLD

Carolyn Wallin, 56 of Ringgold, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. She was born in Chicago, Illinois June 9, 1957 and was of the Christian Faith. Carolyn enjoyed cooking and taking care of others. She was a strong and beautiful ...

Terry Galloway FORT PAYNE

Terry Wade Galloway, 57, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at DeKalb Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. from Rainsville Memorial Park. Rainsville Funeral Home, Inc. directing, www.rainsvillefuneralhome.com. Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 from ...

Frances Gibson SYLVANIA

Mrs. Frances Lois Gibson, 91, of Sylvania passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in Crowne Health Care. Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. today, Feb. 17, 2014 from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Rev. John Keefe officiating. With ...

Mary Brooks

Mary Brooks, 88, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local health care facility. She retired from American National/SunTrust Bank where she served as an administrative assistant to the executives of the bank. She was a member of ...

Edward Thomas SECTION

Edward A. Thomas, 70, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at Huntsville Hospital. Funeral at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in Section United Methodist Church Cemetery www.rainsvillefuneralhome.com. Visitation will be today, Feb. 17, from ...

Twilight Kinamore

Burney "Love is like the wind when it blows, so did you but you stay in my heart always and forever" Love Always, Kevin, Sadie and kids.

MARY SHEAFFER

Mary Giles Sheaffer Feb. 17, 1926-June 18, 2012 HapyBirthday Mom. Our memories of you always makes us laugh and smile. We love and miss you everyday. Your daughters Patsy, Sheila, Athena and Cheryl.

Bruce Payne COWAN

Bruce Payne, 60, of Cowan, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Lisalotte Payne and a brother, James Dale Payne. He is survived by two sisters, Sonja Bucher ...

William Townsend WILDWOOD

William "Bill" Townsend, age 74, of Wildwood, GA died early Sunday morning Feb. 16, 2014. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and National Guard. He attended the Wildwood United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death ...

Carrie Williford NEW HOPE

Carrie Belle Howard Williford of New Hope, Marion County, TN left this life on Feb. 10, 2014, to sing in the Heavenly Choir. Carrie was born on Sept. 12, 1924, the daughter of John A. and Eva Huckabee Howard. For ...

Johnie Smith CHICKAMAUGA -

Johnie Melvin Smith, Sr., age 86 of Chickamauga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. He was born in Benham, KY to the late George and Zetty Burrows Smith. He was a resident of Chickamauga for most of his life ...

Clyde Buttram

Clyde H. Buttram, age 89 of Chattanooga peacefully passed from this life and went to be with his Lord on Feb. 13, 2014 with his family at his bedside. He was a member of the Hamill Road Church of Christ ...

Donald Carbon

Donald John Carbon, 79 of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date. There will be no services or visitation at the funeral home. Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East ...

Nick Catron

Nick S. Catron, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with melanoma. He was born in Ponca City, Okla., and has been a resident of Hixson since 1980. He served seven years in the Navy Submarine Service ...

Catherine Cosper

Catherine Louise Cosper, of Chattanooga, 89 passed away, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was a homemaker and member of Lookout Valley Seniors and Ebenezer Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, Mamaw and devoted to her family. She loved working ...

Jessie Denton

Jessie Raymond Denton, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was 89 years old. Jessie was born on Jan. 2, 1925 to the late Carroll and Ruth Byars Denton. He served our country ...

Pauline Garner

Pauline Garner, 86, a resident of Chattanooga passed away on Friday February 14, 2014. She was born on July 25, 1927 in Glenwood, AR to the late George and Callie Tackett. Pauline resided in Chattanooga for the past three years, ...

Estelle Gossett

Dora Estelle Gossett, 85, of Chattanooga passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in an area hospital. She retired from Signal Knitting Mill after over 45 years of service and was a member of Tiftonia Baptist Church. Her husband, James ...

Marian Graves

Marian Johnson Graves, 98, died on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. She was born in Humboldt, Tenn., to the late Leroy and Lillian Campbell Johnson. She was a longtime member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church where she was also a ...

Rev. Henry Groseclos

e Rev. Henry M. Groseclose, of Hixson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was 83 years old. Henry was born in Appalachia, Va., to the late Rhea P. and N. Loucille Groseclose. He was a graduate of Appalachia ...

Sybil Hatmaker

Sybil Earline Hatmaker, 96, of Hixson, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in a local hospital. She was born Jan. 1, 1918 in Calhoun, Ga., to the late Benjamin F. and Hattie M. Phillips. She attended First Presbyterian Church. Her ...

Sarah Hipp

Sarah Holt Loder Hipp, 96, a lifelong resident of Chattanooga died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Rudd and Hardie Holt Loder. A graduate of Chattanooga City High School and the University of Chattanooga ...

Willie Kelley

Willie Kelley, 84, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Joseph Kohlmann

Joseph Henry Kohlmann, 94, of Chattanooga, joined his late wife of over 50 years on Valentines Day, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, He was a veteran of WWII serving as a Tech Sergeant in the U.S. Army. Mr. Kohlmann retired as ...

Brenda Lackey

Brenda Lackey, 68, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Brenda was born in Chattanooga on March 9, 1945 to William B. "Chic" Lackey and Jeanne Cooper. Brenda was one of the original students of Orange Grove Center ...

Patricia Letson

Patricia Moore Letson, 80, of Harrison, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Born in Dora, Alabama September 13, 1933, she was the daughter of the late J. Harris and Mae Moore and was a graduate of McAdory High School Class ...

Shea Long

Shea Aaron Long, of Hixson, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. He was 33 years old. Shea attended Sequoyah Vocation School and was employed with Laynes Equipment Co. as a truck driver. He was preceded in death by his ...

Mldred Martin

Mildred Martin Mildred Davenport Martin, 96, of Chattanooga, (formerly of Jasper, Tenn.) died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. A native of Warren County, Tenn., she was a homemaker, and a Baptist. Preceded in death by parents Alton and Ruby Akers Davenport; ...

Flora McCrary

Flora Kathryn "Kathy" McCrary, 87, of Hixson, formerly of Nashville, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Kathy was born Sept. 13, 1926, in Humphreys County, to Price L. and Molly Briggs McCrary. She attended Business College in Nashville and got ...

Ron McRae

Ronald Luther McRae, of New Port Richey, Fla., passed on from this life into eternity on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Ron was born on May 10, 1949 in Bremerhaven, Germany into a military family. After moving back stateside, Ron finished ...

Lynn Meyer

Lynn Meyer, a popular, retired Chattanooga teacher, died on Jan. 7, 2014, after a difficult struggle with cancer and a long hospitalization. Her body was willed to the University of Tennessee Medical School for research so no funeral was held. ...

Linda Oborn

Linda Lapuz Oborn, 62, of Signal Mountain, passed away after an arduous battle with ovarian cancer, on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was born to the late Jose and Cecilia Lapuz, of Manilla, Philippines, on April 16, 1951. She studied ...

Jimmy Parker Jr.

Jimmy Lawrence Parker Jr., of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was 40 years old. Jimmy worked at C.C. Dickson in sales. Jimmy was preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond and Flora Parker, and Preston Smith; ...

Kalista Ratliff

Kalista Ratliff, 40, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Phyllis Rowe

Phyllis Rowe, of Chattanooga, entered the gates of Paradise into the arms of our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the Chapel of Lane Funeral Home with Minister Ken ...

Robert Salyer

Robert Mungle Salyer, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., passed away at his home the afternoon of Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, with the snow softly falling. Bob was born on July 22, 1915, to William Carson Salyer and Nell Ross Snodgrass Salyer. ...

Barbara Stockdale

Barbara Ann Cotton Stockdale, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at her residence. She professed her life to Christ at an early age. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister. She retired in 1998 from Erlanger ...

Elmer Tucker

Elmer Samuel "Buddy" Tucker Jr., 86, of East Brainerd, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in a local hospital. He was a lifelong resident of East Brainerd and a faithful member and supporter of Gospel Way Baptist Church in Ringgold, Ga. ...

Pamela Turner

Pamela Turner, 51, of Chattanooga passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at her home. She was retired from the State of Tennessee Mental Health Division. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Erica and Matt Craft of Chattanooga; parents, Clayton and ...

Doug Walker, Jr.

Doug Walker Jr. Douglas Perry Walker Jr., 71, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, surrounded by his family and friends. Born September 2, 1942, he was a member of Middle Cross Baptist Church. He served his country ...

Laury Weaver ,

Laury King Weaver, Jr went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was born July 21, 1921 in Rome, GA to Rev. Laury K. Weaver, Sr. and Mary Edward Weaver. He was educated at ...

Lily Wells

Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, slipped softly away in the wee hours of Monday morning, Feb. 10, 2014, in the hospital, after just one day there. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Fred J. Wells; her ...

Dewey Argo MONTEAGLE

Mr. Dewey Barney Argo, 80, of Monteagle passed away Thursday. Funeral 2 p.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Ralph Shrum officiating. Burial: Coalmont Cemetery with full military honors provided by Sequatchie Valley Veterans Honor Guard. Arrangements by ...

Cecil Day DAYTON

Cecil Neil Day, age 68 of Dayton went to his Creator Friday afternoon, Feb. 14, 2014 in Chattanooga. Cecil was born in Fulton, MI on January 4, 1946 the son of the late Amos and Dorothy (Medawis) Day, Sr. Cecil ...

Ray Fults PALMER -

Mr. Ray Jackson Fults, 74, departed this life at his home Friday Feb. 14, 2014. He was born in Palmer, Tennessee on June 19, 1939 to Lawrence and Emma McHone Fults who preceded him in death along with his brothers, ...

Johnnie Hughes EVENSVILLE

Johnnie Hughes 77 died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 at the Spring City Care Center. Born in Wesbourne, TN, she was the daughter of the late John Robert and Mary Ruth Stinnett Cofer. Johnnie was a retired hairdresser. She owned and ...

Marie Long DUNLAP

Marie Bickford Long, age 67 of Dunlap, TN., died Friday Feb. 14, 2014. Parents Otto and Sarah Bickford; brothers Harley, Charles, Leonard, and Lonnie Bickford preceded her in death. She is survived by sons Kirt (Chassie) Long, Chattanooga, TN, Monty ...

Dr. Robert Morgan HUNTLAND -

Dr. Robert Lewis Morgan, age 82 of Huntland, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 at his residence. Visitation is 4:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 at Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment ...

Vera Rollins WHITWELL

Vera Mae "Billie" Rollins 67. passed away Friday, February 14, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Rollins; parents, Ed & Bonnie Thacker; brother, Duggan Thacker, Bill Thacker; sisters, Brenda Thacker & Violet Thacker. Those left to ...

Justice Sanders

Justice Matthew " The Smurf" Sanders, infant son of Matthew and Christy Sanders, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Cecil Sanders. Those left to cherish his memories are his brother, Allan Kilgore; ...

Iva Sizemore ROSSVILLE

Iva Ruth Pierce Sizemore 96, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. She was born in Trion, Ga., to the late Oza U. and Lurah Watkins Peirce. She was preceded in death by husband, John R . Sizemore of 47 years ...

Macie Smith

Macie Christine ODell Smith, 90, of Harrison, TN and formerly of Rossville, GA, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Mrs. Smith was born and raised in Murphy, NC. She moved to Chattanooga in the early 1970s and was a ...

Rev. Roscoe Smith DAYTON

Rev. Roscoe Francis Smith, Sr. 99, passed away Saturday February 15, 2014 at home. Funeral services Monday afternoon at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Rhea Memory Gardens. www.vanderwallfh.com. The family is being served by the Vanderwall ...

La-Vona Johnson

La-Vonda Johnson La-Vonda (Wilson) Johnson, age 74, of Chattanooga, went home to be with Jesus on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. La-Vonda was born Aug. 4, 1939, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to the late Floyd H. Wilson and Dixie Margaret Wilson. La-Vonda ...

Beulah Hoyle FORT OGLETHORPE -

Beulah Lee Crowe Hoyle, 92 went to be with Her Lord Friday evening, Feb. 14, 2014. She was born in DeKalb County, Ala., and had lived in the North Georgia area for most of her life she was a member ...

John Lewis LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE John Willis Lewis, 48, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was preceded in death by his mother, Judy M. Lewis. Survivors include his father and stepmother, William D. (Virginia) Lewis Sr.; daughter, Ashley Brooke Lewis; sister, Faith Lewis; ...

Michael Moore RINGGOLD -

Michael R. Moore, 60, of Ringgold, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.

Margaret Nave

Margaret Bell Swanson Nave, 95, much beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away in Dallas, Texas on Feb. 12, 2014. Graveside services will be held Sunday, Feb. 16th at 2:30 p.m. at Forest Hills Cemetery with Rev. Stacy Croft ...

Wendell Payne TRENTON

Wendell Taylor Payne, 60, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. He served in the National Guard, Specialist E-5, was an insurance agent with American General, and was a member of the National Life Underwriters Association. He was a member of ...

Johnie Smith CHICKAMAUGA -

Johnie Melvin Smith, Sr., age 86 of Chickamauga, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2014. He was born in Louisville, KY to the late George and Betty Burrows Smith. He was a resident of Chickamauga for most of his life ...

Janalene Clark RINGGOLD

Janalene Riddell Clark, 73, of Ringgold passed away on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at her home. Mrs. Clark attended the United Methodist Church and also operated antiques by Calico & Lace. Janalene is survived by her husband of more than ...

Ralph Dawson SHILOH

Ralph Lenvil Dawson, 77, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at his home. Visitation will be held today from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Services at 3 p.m CST Sunday at Fyffe First Baptist Church, Burial ...

Kathleen Bridges SACRAMENTO,

Calif. Kathleen Condra Bridges died Jan. 29, 2014, in Sacramento. She was born July 1, 1920, in Southeastern Tennessee to descendants of two pioneer families proud of their heritage. Kathleen Condra Bridges was the daughter of Albert C. and Lula ...

Jamie Rogers

Jamie Pope Rogers On Feb. 17th Jamie left us to be with her Heavenly Father and mother Sharon Cox Rogers. We miss your sparkling personality and hugs. You are missed by Ronald and Tammie Hickey, Eddie and Sharon Rogers and ...

Catherine Colbert SUMMERVILLE

Catherine Marie Colbert, 87, Summerville, GA died Feb. 12, 2014. Survivors, children, Gail & Ronald Crouch , Jan & Kenneth Dalton; 4 Grandchildren; 4 Great-grandchildren. Graveside service was held 2:00 p. m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, from the West Hill ...

AUDREY E. ZACKERY

In our hearts you live on. We love and miss you dearly. Love, daughter, son and the Zackerys

Tommy Anderson FLAT ROCK

Tommy Ezell Anderson, age 90 of Flat Rock, died Friday, Feb. 14 at Highland's Medical Center. Funeral services are Sunday at 2 pm in the chapel with Bro. Dean Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Overlook Cemetery. Family will receive ...

Jan Corbin Webb

June 13, 1950-Dec. 24, 2013 The Doctors say you had an enlarged heart and they were right. While looking through your things I found what set you apart and gave you that enlarged heart. Three stars that were in your ...

Caron Branham

Caron Dewayne Skillern Branham, infant son of Karen Skillern and Ronnell Branham, passed away Feb. 11, 2014. He was preceded in death by brother, Ronnell Jr.; grandfather, Dewayne Copeland. Survivors also include sisters: Kylia, Kyiona and Ronnesha; grandmothers, Angela Skillern ...

Mary Brooks

Mary Brooks, 88, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local health care facility. She retired from American National/SunTrust Bank where she served as an administrative assistant to the executives of the bank. She was a member of ...

Ivan Allen

Ivan Levon Allen, 75, of East Ridge, died on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 at Memorial Hospital. Mr. Allen was a member of Brainerd Church of Christ. He was a retired Lieutenant with the Erlanger Police Department. Mr. Allen was a ...

Barbara Davis

Barbara Jean Turner Davis, 77, of East Ridge, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. She was born in Daus, Tenn., to the late Brown N. and Lella Lea Smith Turner and lived most of her life in the Chattanooga/Rossville area. ...

Lila Eldridge

Lila Nance Eldridge, of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. She was 88 years old. Lila was born in Fyffe, Ala., and was a longtime resident of the North Chattanooga and Hixson area. She was of the Church ...

Richard Friederichse

n Richard Gerald "Yogi" Friederichsen, of Baton Rouge, La. passed away at 8:15 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was 68. He was a native of Chattanooga. Survived by his wife, Lisa G. Friederichsen; two daughters and a son-in-law, Ashley ...

Estelle Gossett

Dora Estelle Gossett, 85, of Chattanooga passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in an area hospital. She retired from Signal Knitting Mill after over 45 years of service and was a member of Tiftonia Baptist Church. Her husband, James ...

Carolyn Gound

Carolyn Yvonne Goolesby Gound, 64, of Rockmart, Ga., formerly of Chattanooga passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. She was a native of Redbank and attended Redbank High School. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles W. Goolesby and ...

Shelley Hampton

Shelley Marie Hampton, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in a local hospital. Funeral at noon today in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Damain Wigfall as the eulogist. Burial: Forest Hills Cemetery.

Sybil Hatmaker

Sybil Earline Hatmaker, 96, of Hixson, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in a local hospital. She was born Jan. 1, 1918 in Calhoun, Ga., to the late Benjamin F. and Hattie M. Phillips. She attended First Presbyterian Church. Her ...

Thomas Jones

Thomas Kirkman Jones, Ed.D., 70, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Tom, a native of Chattanooga, was an associate professor emeritus at The University of Tennessee in Chattanooga (UTC) who taught foreign languages for over 40 ...

Patrick Kelly

Patrick White Kelly died peacefully at his home on Signal Mountain on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in the arms of his loving wife Kathleen at the age of 78. He was born on Jan. 4, 1936 in Bainbridge, Ga., the ...

Nancy Lackey

Nancy Ann "Polly" Lackey, 75, departed this life to be with her heavenly Father on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at home surrounded by her loved ones. A Memorial Service will be held at noon today at St. Elmo Baptist Church ...

Leola Lawrence Leola

Lawrence, 65, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in a hospital. She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church. She was employed at ET Barwick Mill in Kenington, Ga. She enjoy going to her grandkids sports events and ...

Katherine Light

Katherine Mathis Light, 78, of Chattanooga, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at her home. Katherine was born in Piedmont, Ala., but had lived in Chattanooga most of her life. She was a daughter of the late Tom and Martha L. ...

Shea Long

Shea Aaron Long, of Hixson, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. He was 33 years old. Shea attended Sequoyah Vocation School and was employed with Laynes Equipment Co. as a truck driver. He was preceded in death by his ...

Mldred Martin

Mildred Davenport Martin, 96, of Chattanooga, (formerly of Jasper, Tenn.) died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. A native of Warren County, Tenn., she was a homemaker, and a Baptist. Preceded in death by parents Alton and Ruby Akers Davenport; husband, Jesse ...

Flora McCrary

Flora Kathryn "Kathy" McCrary, 87, of Hixson, formerly of Nashville, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Kathy was born Sept. 13, 1926, in Humphreys County, to Price L. and Molly Briggs McCrary. She attended Business College in Nashville and got ...

Ron McRae

Ronald Luther McRae, of New Port Richey, Fla., passed on from this life into eternity on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Ron was born on May 10, 1949 in Bremerhaven, Germany into a military family. After moving back stateside, Ron finished ...

Lynn Meyer

Lynn Meyer, a popular, retired Chattanooga teacher, died on Jan. 7, 2014, after a difficult struggle with cancer and a long hospitalization. Her body was willed to the University of Tennessee Medical School for research so no funeral was held. ...

Margaret Nave

Margaret Bell Swanson Nave, 96, much beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away in Dallas, Texas on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was born on May 28, 1918 in Birchwood, Tenn. to Molly and Harvey Swanson. Margaret married Earl ...

Nora Oliver

Nora Colline Oliver, 81, of Harrison, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today, Feb. 15, in the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral Home. Interment will follow ...

Jimmy Parker Jr.

Jimmy Lawrence Parker Jr., of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was 40 years old. Jimmy worked at C.C. Dickson in sales. Jimmy was preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond and Flora Parker, and Preston Smith; ...

Robert Salyer

Robert Mungle Salyer, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., passed away at his home the afternoon of Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, with the snow softly falling. Bob was born on July 22, 1915, to William Carson Salyer and Nell Ross Snodgrass Salyer. ...

Louise Shipley

Helen Louise Shipley, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Crosby, Texas. She was 82 years old. She was born in Swan Pond, Tenn., and was a 1949 graduate of Rhea Central High School in Dayton. Louise ...

Barbara Stockdale

Barbara Ann Cotton Stockdale, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at her residence. She professed her life to Christ at an early age. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister. She retired in 1998 from Erlanger ...

Elmer Tucker

Elmer Samuel "Buddy" Tucker Jr., 86, of East Brainerd, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in a local hospital. He was a lifelong resident of East Brainerd and a faithful member and supporter of Gospel Way Baptist Church in Ringgold, Ga. ...

Barbara Walker

Barbara Jean Walker, 76, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Tyner Cemetery with the Rev. Brian Chauncey officiating. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Please ...

Laury Weaver Jr.

Laury K. "Bud" Weaver Jr., 92, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. on Sunday and 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be ...

Lily Wells

Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, slipped softly away in the wee hours of Monday morning, Feb. 10, 2014, in the hospital, after just one day there. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Fred J. Wells; her ...

Jesse Green Sr. DAYTON

Jesse E. Green Sr., 87, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Rhea Memory Gardens with military honors. www.coultergarrisonfuneralhome.com. Visitation 5-8 p.m. today, Feb. 15, at Coulter-Garrison Funeral ...

Sherry Layne WHITWELL

Sherry Coffelt Layne, 59, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dan and Rosa Nell Brewer Coffelt; and brother, Bruce Coffelt. Survivors include her ...

Helen Young WHITESIDE

Helen Joyce Young, 78, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Arvil Young; parents, Charlie H. and Lois Sanders Gouger; brothers, John Earl and Charles Gouger Jr.; and brothers-in-law, Chester and Arnold ...

Samuel Corley ROSSVILLE

Samuel Caleb Corley, 76, went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Rossville and attended Midway Baptist Church. Sam enjoyed spending time with his family camping and was a loving ...

Allison Jones

Allison Jones CHICKAMAUGA Mary Allison Jones, 22, died on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. Allison was a member of First Baptist of Fort Oglethorpe. She was an avid crafter who enjoyed making bows and badge holders. Allison loved her dogs, Gracie ...

Daniel Kowats CHICKAMAUGA

Daniel "Colonel Dan" Frank Kowats, 91, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was born in Stafford, Conn., to the late John and Catherine Votre Kowats. He served his country during World War II in the U.S. Air Force where ...

Jack Pinion FLINTSTONE

Jack Hamilton Pinion, 90, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away peacefully at his home Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. The son of the late William J. Pinion and Edna S. Pinion was born on March 2, 1923. He was a ...

Catherine Coates BRIDGEPORT

Catherine Condra Coates, 79, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at her home. Funeral service at 2 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church in Bridgeport. Interment in Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens in Jasper, Tenn. www.rudderfuneralhomes.com. Visitation 2-9 p.m. today at Rudder ...

Peggy Darwin SYLVANIA

Peggy Darwin, 58, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at her residence. Funeral at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, from Trinity Methodist Church. Burial in Trinity Cemetery. www.rainsvillefuneralhome.com. Visitation will be at Rainsville Funeral Home from 2-8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. ...

Katherine Henson BRIDGEPORT

Katherine Arlene Henson, 89 died Feb. 13, 2014, at the Cumberland Health and Rehabilitation in Bridgeport. Visitaton 5-9 p.m. today at Rudder Funeral Home in Bridgeport, Ala. Funeral service at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, at the funeral home chapel. ...

Dorothy Kellett WHITTON

Dorothy Dean Kellett, 80, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Marshall Medical Center South. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. CST today, Feb. 15, at Whitton Cemetery with W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel in charge.

Alton Scott MENTONE

Alton R. "Bo" Scott, 75, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at his residence A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date Burt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements, www.burtfuneralhome.com.

Pearlie Mae Dixon

Pearlie Mae (Clay) Dixon Dec. 23, 1923-Feb. 15, 2012 Mama two years have passed since you went home to be with the Lord. The depths of sorrow we cannot tell, of the loss of the one we loved so well ...

NOBLE JENNINGS

Rev. Noble O. Jennings Nov. 28, 1928-Feb. 15, 2012 It has been two years since you went to be with the Lord. Thank you for your teaching and guidance. Sadly missed by your children Roger, Nath, Larry, Randolph, Shirley, Ty, ...

IN MEMORY

Terry Wilson June 15, 1947- Feb. 15, 2013 Missing you dearly. Forever in my heart. Love, B.

Carolyn Bohannon

Carolyn Bohannon, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at her home. Survivors include her husband, William Bohonnon; sons Paul Bohannon and John Bohannon; sister, Linda Skyles; brother, Luther Hurt. Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com. A funeral ...

Sharlotte Polk

Sharlotte B. Polk February 15, 2013 John 14: 2, Jesus says "In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you." We know that you ...

Victor Root

Victor O. Root Sr. Feb. 15, 1931 -Oct. 26, 2013 Happy Birthday Dad and Grandpa. We love and miss you every day. Love your children and grandchildren

Nick Catron

Nick S. Catron, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with melanoma. He was born in Ponca City, Okla., and has been a resident of Hixson since 1980. He served seven years in the Navy Submarine Service ...

Betty Gill SOUTH PITTSBURG

Betty Gray Gill, 79, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Survivors: son, James Robert Gill; grandchildren, Christy Caudill, Heather (Michael) Sloan; four great-grandchildren; brother, Woody Gray; sister, Margie Stone; many nieces and nephews. Visitation: 5-8 p.m. CST today, Feb. 15, at ...

Robert Colburn

Robert Gary Colburn, 61, of East Ridge went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was a member of Frawley Road Baptist Church and the Open Door Sunday School Class. Mr. Colburn loved ...

Catherine Cosper

Catherine Louise Cosper, 89, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was a homemaker and member of Lookout Valley Seniors and Ebenezer Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, Mamaw and devoted to her family. She loved working ...

Minnie Adams

Minnie Ethel Adams, 92, passed away at her home on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her son, Tyrone Adams. Survivors include her husband, Monroe Adams Sr.; her children, Virginia (Garland) Estes, Monroe (Diana) Adams Jr., ...

Orby Higdon HIGDON

Orby L. Higdon, 76, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. Funeral at noon today in the Trenton chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother Bill Broom officiating. Burial in Higdon Cemetery with Military Honors. Visitation 11 a.m.-noon today. www.moorefuneralhometrenton.com. Arrangements ...

Juanita Baker

Juanita Baker, 90, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 in Chattanooga. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Mary Blancett

Mary Paschal Blancett, 80, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Mary was the daughter of the late Robert and Alberta Paschal. She was born in Scottsboro, Ala., and moved to Chattanooga, and worked until her retirement with DuPont. Mary ...

Carolyn Bohannon

Carolyn Bohannon, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at her home. Survivors include her husband, William Bohonnon; sons Paul Bohannon and John Bohannon; sister, Linda Skyles; brother, Luther Hurt. Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com. A funeral ...

Nick Catron

Nick Catron, 72, of Hixson passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, with his loving family by his side. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson. 423-531-3975.

Catherine Cosper CHA TTANOOGA TN:

Catherine Louise Cosper, age 89 passed away, Wednesday, February 12, 2014. She was a homemaker and member of Lookout Valley Seniors and Ebenezer Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, Mamaw and devoted to her family. She loved working in ...

Robert Colburn

Robert Gary Colburn, 61, of East Ridge went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was a member of Frawley Road Baptist Church and the Open Door Sunday School Class. Mr. Colburn loved ...

Lila Eldridge

Lila Nance Eldridge, of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. She was 88 years old. Lila was born in Fyffe, Ala., and was a longtime resident of the North Chattanooga and Hixson area. She was of the Church ...

J. Howard Fossett J.

Howard Fossett, 84, Chattanooga, died Tuesday Feb. 11, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. Mr. Fossett was a member of the Ringgold United Methodist Church and was retired from Duke Energy. He served his country in the United States Army. ...

Richard Friederichse

n Richard Gerald "Yogi" Friederichsen, of Baton Rouge, La. passed away at 8:15 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was 68. He was a native of Chattanooga. Survived by his wife, Lisa G. Friederichsen; two daughters and a son-in-law, Ashley ...

Elizabeth Gardner

Elizabeth Gardner, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at her residence. She is survived by six children; grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. Funeral at noon Saturday, Feb. 15, at St. Matthews Primitive Baptist Church, ...

Dr. James Greasby

Dr. J. James "Jim" Greasby passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at his home in Red Bank after a long and well lived life. A celebration of Jim's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, ...

Allen Greene R.

Allen Greene, after 94 years of a life well-lived, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Auburn, Ala. He was born on April 12, 1919, in Chattanooga to the late Clarence and Margaret Broskoski Greene. Allen was also preceded in death ...

Rev. Henry Groseclos

e Rev. Henry M. Groseclose, of Hixson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was 83 years old. Henry was born in Appalachia, Va., to the late Rhea P. and N. Loucille Groseclose. He was a graduate of Appalachia ...

Andrea Hall

Andrea Lashon Douglas Hall, of Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of Hixson, lost an eight year battle with cancer on Dec. 18, 2013. She was born on Dec. 7, 1965, was a 1984 graduate of Hixson High School and attended UTC. ...

Myrna Hamby

Myrna S. Hamby, 75, woke up in Gods hands on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 14, 2014, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Paul Forgey officiating. Interment ...

Shelley Hampton

Shelley Marie Hampton, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in a local hospital. She was a member of Friendship Primitive Baptist Church and formerly employed by Life Care of Chattanooga. She was preceded in death by her ...

Earlean Hurst

Earlean Cooper Hurst, 74, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. Visitation is at noon today at in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with the funeral to follow at 1 p.m. Burial: Greenwood Cemetery.

Anna Johnson

Anna Lou Johnson Anna Lou Davis Johnson, 95, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was a member of Ekklesia Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie A. Johnson; son, Charles Franklin Johnson; two ...

Lewis Johnson Jr.

Lewis F. Johnson Jr., 90, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was a member of Mowbray First Presbyterian Church. He was a WW II veteran serving in the US Army. He retired from Brock & Blevins ...

Thomas Jones

Thomas Kirkman Jones, Ed.D., 70, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Tom, a native of Chattanooga, was an Associate Professor Emeritus at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga (UTC) who taught foreign languages for over 40 ...

Nancy Lackey

Nancy Ann Lackey, "Polly", 75, departed this life to be with her heavenly Father on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on Feb. 12, 1938, to Estelle and Ernest Lawson in Chattanooga. ...

Katherine Light

Katherine Mathis Light, 78, of Chattanooga, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at her home. Katherine was born in Piedmont, Ala., but had lived in Chattanooga most of her life. She was a daughter of the late Tom and Martha L. ...

Lynn Meyer

Lynn Meyer, a popular, retired Chattanooga teacher, died on Jan. 7, 2014, after a difficult struggle with cancer and a long hospitalization. Her body was willed to the University of Tennessee Medical School for research so no funeral was held. ...

Amy Mildram

Amy Marie Salisbury Mildram, 91, of Hixson, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was a member of St. Pauls Episcopal Church. Mrs. Mildram also served in the United States Marines. She was preceded in death by her parents, Grant ...

Kathleen Murphy

Kathleen Darwin Murphy, 77, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., peacefully passed away at her home on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Kathleen was born on Sept. 23, 1935 in Chattanooga and was the daughter of Judge and Mrs. Frank Sharp Darwin. She ...

Margaret Nave

Margaret Nave, 96, formerly of Chattanooga passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Dallas, Texas. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com. Service arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, located at the ...

James Neely Jr.

James Alvin Neely Jr., of East Ridge, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at his home. He was born June 3, 1948 a son of the late James Alvin Neely Sr. and Helen Hix Neely. Mr. Neely was a graduate ...

Charles Newell

Charles Lee Newell, 53, a lifelong resident of Harrison, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. At the time of his death he was employed as a conductor with Norfolk Southern Railroad. He was a former employee of Hiwasee Construction ...

Nora Oliver

Nora Colline Oliver, 81, of Harrison, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2013. She was preceded in death by her father and mother; husband, Robert T. Oliver Sr.; one son, R.T. Oliver Jr. She is survived ...

Blanche Owens

Blanche Millsaps Owens, 94, passed away at home on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Soddy-Daisy. As an elementary school teacher she spent most of her career at Daisy Elementary School. She was ...

Mark Payne

Mark Payne, 53, of Rock Spring, Ga., passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Mark was an avid motorcycle and car enthusiast; was adventurous, greatly enjoyed the outdoors including hiking. He was a loving father ...

Phyllis Rowe

Phyllis Rowe, of Chattanooga, entered the gates of Paradise into the arms of our Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, James D. Rowe; sons, Michael Rowe and James Rowe Jr. Phyllis ...

Napoleon Rutledge

Napoleon Rutledge, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Pamela Schreiner

Pamela Ann Schreiner, 60, lost her battle with breast cancer Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 15, at First Lutheran Church, 2800 McCallie Ave. The memorial service will be at noon in ...

Louise Shipley

Helen Louise Shipley, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Crosby, Texas. She was 82 years old. She was born in Swan Pond, Tenn., and was a 1949 graduate of Rhea Central High School in Dayton. Louise ...

Elma Jean Smith

Elma Jean Bell Duggan Smith, 92, formerly of Chattanooga passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her daughters home in South Carolina. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in the South Crest Chapel ...

Jeff Terry

Jeffery Allan Terry, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Terry and Charlotte Hickman. Survivors are his wife, Sharon Roberts Terry; daughter, Jamie Lloyd of Missouri; son, J.P. (Amy) Swope; ...

Lily Wells

Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.

Bill Baker JASPER

William Russell "Bill" Baker Sr. died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Jasper Chapel at 1 p.m. CST with visitation 1 hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Sequatchie Valley ...

Bill Hankins DUNLAP

Bill Hankins, 73, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. Services will be 1 p.m. CST Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Brother Dan Rains and Brother Doyle Ashburn officiating. Burial in McDowell Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. ...

Betty Ferguson KNOXVILLE

Betty Standridge Ferguson, formerly of Niota, died Tuesday evening, Feb. 11, 2014, at Tennova Hospice in Knoxville. She was a native of Monroe County. She was the daughter of the late Edward and Dora Standridge. She was preceded in death ...

Glenn Johnson Jr. DUNLAP

Glenn Alexander Johnson Jr., 75, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. He was born Jan. 6, 1939 in Chattanooga, and retired to Dunlap, Tenn. He was a graduate of Baylor School, a member of the Luke Worsham Wrestling Team and ...

Sherry Layne WHITWELL

Sherry Coffelt Layne, 59, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dan and Rosa Nell Brewer Coffelt; and brother, Bruce Coffelt. Survivors include her ...

Rhonda McDowell DUNLAP

Rhonda Harvey McDowell, 48, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in a Chattanooga hospital. She was preceded in death by her father, Chester Allen Harvey. Survivors include her longtime companion, Anthony Young; daughter, Kranda Green; sisters, Robin Rena (Greg) Johnson ...

Justice Sanders

Justice Matthew " The Smurf" Sanders, infant son of Matthew and Christy Sanders, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Cecil Sanders. Those left to cherish his memories are his brother, Allan Kilgore; ...

Preston Walls DECHERD

Preston "Press" Walls, 87, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at his home. Visitation is 4-9 p.m. CST today at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. CST Saturday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Interment in Franklin Memorial ...

Mary Betton ATLANTA

Mother Mary Rivers Betton, 96, formerly of Dalton, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. Services will be 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Shiloh Baptist Church. Family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Arrangements by Willis Funeral ...

William Bryant Jr. CALHOUN

William Cullens Bryant Jr., 54, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. Service will be at 1 p.m. today at Friendship Baptist Church with Minister Jason Bryant officiating. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton, Ga.

Hartfred Hulgin ROSSVILLE

Hartfred Hulgin, 93, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today in the South Crest Chapel with Rev. Jeff Daniels officiating. Interment will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery with Military Honors. Condolences may ...

Carol Parsons RINGGOLD

Carol Ann Parsons, 56, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was predeceased by her parents, Julia "Judy" Henderson and French E. Hoge. Survivors include her husband, Gary Parsons, of Ringgold; daughters, Julie Parsons, of Atlanta, and Jennifer (Michael) Hill, of ...

Steven Reed ROSSVILLE

Steven Brian Reed, 43, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. A resident of the North Georgia, Chattanooga area for the past 21 years, he was formerly of Robbins, N.C. Steven was a former employee of O'Reilly Auto parts, attended Valley ...

Mary Ruth Sisson ROSSVILLE

Mary Ruth Palmer "Aunt Ruthie" Sisson, 74, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in a local hospital. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. today, Feb. 14, 2014, in the South Crest Chapel ...

Minnie Wardlaw TRION

Minnie Mae Pettyjohn Wardlaw, 99, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Surviving: daughter, Beth (David) Romine; granddaughter, Angela Hutchins; six great-grandchildren. Services 2 p.m. Saturday at Creek Baptist Church. Burial in Pettyjohn Cemetery. Visitation, 1-2 p.m. Saturday at Spring Creek Baptist ...

Michael Wood ROSSVILLE

Michael Vernon Wood, 68, departed this life Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at his home. He was born in Gaffney, S.C., to the late Harley and Emmie Wood. Survivors include his loving wife of nine years, Shelia Lynn Pennington Wood; children, ...

Myrna Hamby

Myrna S. Hamby, 75, woke up in Gods hands on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was a loving wife and mother. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Jeanice and Helen. Survivors include her husband, Ples Hamby; sons, Steve ...

Earlean Hurst

Earlean Cooper Hurst, 74, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elzie and Mattie Cooper Sr.; husband, Thomas Hurst; sister, Barbara Jennings; brother, Elzie Cooper Jr.; stepmother, ...

Anna Johnson

Anna Lou Johnson Anna Lou Davis Johnson, 95, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. She was a member of Ekklesia Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie A. Johnson; son, Charles Franklin Johnson; two ...

Lewis Johnson Jr.

Lewis F. Johnson Jr., 90, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was a member of Mowbray First Presbyterian Church. He was a WW II veteran serving in the US Army. He retired from Brock & Blevins ...

Charles Jones Jr.

Charles Jones Jr., 23, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Funeral services have been rescheduled for noon Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in the funeral home chapel of John P. Franklin Funeral Home. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.

Thomas Jones

Thomas Kirkman Jones, 70, of Signal Mountain, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.

Julius Kindervate

r Julius "Jake" Kindervater, 93, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home after a short illness. Born on July 4 in Roanoke, Va., Jake was a true firecracker. Stationed in England and Germany during World War II, he ...

Lynn Meyer

Lynn Meyer, a popular, retired Chattanooga teacher, died on Jan. 7, 2014, after a difficult struggle with cancer and a long hospitalization. Her body was willed to the University of Tennessee Medical School for research so no funeral was held. ...

Amy Mildram

Amy Marie Salisbury Mildram, 91, of Hixson, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Mrs. Mildram also served in the United States Marines. She was preceded in death by her parents, Grant ...

James Neely Jr.

James Alvin Neely Jr., of East Ridge, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at his home. He was born June 3, 1948 a son of the late James Alvin Neely Sr. and Helen Hix Neely. Mr. Neely was a graduate ...

Charles Newell

Charles Lee Newell, 53, of Harrison, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2-8 p.m. and on Sunday until 8 p.m. at the funeral home or you may visit our guestbook at ...

Mark Payne

Mark Payne, 53, of Rock Spring, Ga., passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Mark was an avid motorcycle and car enthusiast; was adventurous, greatly enjoyed the outdoors including hiking. He was a loving father ...

Sandra Pickett

Sandra May Pickett, 65, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at her residence. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Ted Painter officiating. Burial will follow at ...

Phyllis Rowe

Phyllis Rowe Phyllis Rowe, of Hixson, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

Elma Jean Smith

Elma Jean Bell Duggan Smith, 92, formerly of Chattanooga passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her daughters home in South Carolina. She was a member of Westview Baptist Church and she will be greatly missed. She was preceded in ...

Lily Wells

Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.

Gerry Young

Gerry Brown Young, 73, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully with family at home on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She leaves behind husband of 49 years, Bruce Young III, of Chattanooga; sister and brother-in-law, Peggy and John Buttram; son and daughter-in-law ...

Bill Baker JASPER

William Russell "Bill" Baker Sr., died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. The son of the late Russell Clayton and Minerva Haggard Baker, he was a Navy veteran of World War II. After leaving the service he was a truck driver for ...

Betty Ferguson KNOXVILLE

Betty Standridge Ferguson, of Knoxville and formerly of Niota, died Wednesday morning, Feb. 12, 2014, at Tennova Health Care in Knoxville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Smith Funeral & Cremation Services of Athens.

Wilburn Griffith CLEVELAND

Wilburn "Griff" Griffith, 87, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Survivors include children, Denny Griffith and Jan (Craig) Runyon; grandchildren, Kyle Runyon, Laney Runyon and Chancey Harris; and sister, Bobbie Ragsdale. Funeral is 2 p.m. Friday at Fike Funeral Home with ...

Sherry Layne WHITWELL

Sherry Coffelt Layne, 59, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dan and Rosa Nell Brewer Coffelt; and brother, Bruce Coffelt. Survivors include her ...

Fay McSpadden CLEVELAND

Fay McSpadden died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. The daughter of the late Cecil and Leona Burchfield. Visitation is from 4-7 p.m. Friday at Valley View Baptist Church prior to service. Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center, LLC of Cleveland is ...

Rev. Steve Ellinger CHICKAMAUGA

Rev. Steve W. Ellinger, 56, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Steve was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area. Rev. Ellinger ministered for over 30 years at the Kingdom of God ...

Gracie Hall TRION

Gracie Ruth Hall, 85, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Surviving: husband, Ralph Hall; children, Gayle Mitchell, Pam Hall, Becky Davis, Ronnie Hall, Kenneth Hall; brother, Russell Baldwin; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Graveside services at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at ...

Ronald Mitchell Sr. RINGGOLD

Ronald "Ron" Mitchell Sr., 69, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Preceded in death by parents, Shelley and Jeanette McCormick Mitchell; brothers, Jack and Larry Mitchell. Survived by loving wife of 25 years, Delores Mitchell, of Ringgold; daughters and sons-in-law, Kristy ...

Wanda Osburn FLINTSTONE

Wanda June Gamblin Osburn, 77, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. She was born in Walker County to the late Archie and Viola Victoria Childress Gamblin. She had lived in several states but always considered Walker County her home. She ...

Carol Parsons RINGGOLD

Carol Ann Parsons, 56, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Mary Ruth Sisson ROSSVILLE

Mary Ruth Palmer "Aunt Ruthie" Sisson, 74, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in a local hospital. She was a former employee of Rossville Yarn and was of the Baptist faith. Her passions in life were her children, grandchildren and ...

Angela Ellis CROSSVILLE

Angela Ellis, 27, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 13, from the W.T. Wilson Funeral chapel with the Dekalb County Cowboy Church and Brother Jerry Stanfield officiating. Burial in Mount ...

Larry McAfee PENSACOLA,

Fla. Larry L. McAfee passed away at the age of 74 on Jan. 20, 2014, after a brief bout with cancer. He was born to Sam and Marjorie McAfee in Soddy-Daisy, and had lived in Pensacola since 1979. He was ...

Rickey Carson

Rickey Lebron Carson Feb. 13, 1984 - Jan. 3, 2011 Happy "Big 30" Another year has passed and still missing you like it was yesterday. Love you The Hodge and Walker Family

WILLIAM DAVIS

William Ed Davis June 1, 1927-Feb. 13, 1995 We love and miss you. From your wife, Louise, And Children.

Audrey Fields

Feb. 13, 2011 You were a very special sister and I will always remember you with love. Jeanetta

VELMA HENDERSON

Velma Jean Henderson February 13, 1955- April 17, 2004 "Happy Birthday Mom" Today we celebrate you on this day. I know you would have been enjoying yourself today. I really do miss you Mom and I think about you everyday. ...

Charles Wright VALLEY HEAD

Charles Wright died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at DeKalb Regional Medical Center. Funeral will be 2 p.m. CST Saturday at the Burt chapel with the Rev. Jerry Williams and Rev. Shaunathan Bell officiating. Visitation 4-9 p.m CST Friday at Burt ...

Brandon Hicks DALLAS N.C.

Christopher Brandon Hicks, 29, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Caromont Regional Medical Center. He was born in East Ridge on Sept. 17, 1984. Brandon was a devoted son, brother, father, husband and a friend to many. He is ...

Wilma Watkins

In Loving Memory of Mrs. Wilma Watkins Missing you dearly Forever in my heart Love, Richard

Orby Higdon HIGDON

Orby L. Higdon, 76, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Higdon, Ala., a devoted husband of 57 years to Mrs. Ruth Gennette Farr Higdon originally of Albuquerque, N.M. They are ...

Minnie Adams

Minnie Ethel Adams, 92, passed away at her home on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her son, Tyrone Adams. Survivors include her husband, Monroe Adams Sr.; her children, Virginia (Garland) Estes, Monroe (Diana) Adams Jr., ...

Allen Greene R.

Allen Greene, after 94 years of a life well-lived, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Auburn, Ala. He was born on April 12, 1919, in Chattanooga to the late Clarence and Margaret Broskoski Greene. Allen was also preceded in death ...

Jewelletta Guffey

Jewelletta Guffey, 58, Soddy-Daisy, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Walker Sr. and Bessie Walker; brother, William Walker Jr.; and nephew, Michael Wolfe. Survivors include her husband, Adrian Guffey; daughter, Wendy Davis, ...

Marion Graves

Marion Johnson Graves, 98, of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced in a later edition by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.

Allen Greene R.

Allen Greene, 94, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Opelika, Ala. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

Steve Phillips

Steve Phillips, 56, of Ooltewah, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike ...

Eric Smartt

Eric Dewayne Smartt, 30, of East Ridge, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. He was a loving son, brother and uncle and was a sweet, kind hearted soul. He greatly enjoyed football, and loved animals. Eric was a member of ...

Sandra Pickett

Sandra May Pickett, 65, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at her residence. She graduated from Whitwell High School, and was retired from BlueCross BlueShield. Sandra loved gardening and spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and ...

Paul Ramsey

Paul L. Ramsey, 99, went home to be with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Paul was born in Sumner County, Tenn., on Aug. 18, 1914 to L.C. and Rebecca Hunter Ramsey. He married Doris ...

Brenda Lackey

Brenda Lackey, 68, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Brenda was born in Chattanooga on March 9, 1945 to William B. "Chic" Lackey and Jeanne Cooper. Brenda was one of the original students of Orange Grove Center ...

Lewis Johnson Jr.

Lewis F. Johnson Jr., 90, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was a member of Mowbray First Presbyterian Church. He was a WW II veteran serving in the US Army. He retired from Brock & Blevins ...

David Hooker

David Lewis Hooker, 61, lifelong resident of Chattanooga, went to be with the Lord Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. David and Evelyn was a member of New City Fellowship PCA Church. He graduated Red Bank High School 1969, served in the ...

Julius Kindervate

r Julius "Jake" Kindervater, 93, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home after a short illness. Born on July 4 in Roanoke, Va., Jake was a true firecracker. Stationed in England and Germany during World War II, he ...

Kathleen Murphy

Kathleen Darwin Murphy, 77, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., peacefully passed away at her home on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Kathleen was born on Sept. 23, 1935 in Chattanooga and was the daughter of Judge and Mrs. Frank Sharp Darwin. She ...

Helen Hudson RINGGOLD

Helen Jean Long Hudson, 71, departed this life Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was born in Findlay, Ohio to the late Herbert and Naomi Long. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Ruth Wilson; and her husband, Ken ...

Lily Wells

Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.

Dr. Marva Rudolph

Dr. Marva Odessa Lane Rudolph, 64, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Dr. Rudolph was a native of Chattanooga, and was a graduate of Riverside High School class of 1967. She received a bachelors of arts degree from Knoxville College ...

Violet Harper DAWSON

Violet MeGullion Harper, 93, passed away Monday. Feb. 10, 2014, Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, from the W.T Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Corinth Cemetery. Visitation 11 until 1 p.m. on Friday ...

Juanita Turner SCOTTSBORO

Juanita Sue Turner, 53, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Family will receive friends from noon-9 p.m. Thursday at the Valley Funeral Home. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Valley Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Bobby Smart officiating. Burial ...

Gerry Young

Gerry Brown Young, 73, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully with family at home on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She leaves behind husband of 49 years, Bruce Young III, of Chattanooga; sister and brother-in-law, Peggy and John Buttram; son and daughter-in-law ...

Larry McAfee PENSACOLA,

Fla. Larry L. McAfee passed away at the age of 74 on Jan. 20, 2014, after a brief bout with cancer. He was born to Sam and Marjorie McAfee in Soddy-Daisy, and had lived in Pensacola since 1979. He was ...

Wanda Corvin DAYTON

Wanda Mae Corvin, 86, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in Dayton. Wanda was preceded in death by her husband, James "Pee Wee" Corvin; sister, Jean Vineyard; brother, Lowell Grasham; and parents, Isaac and Mabel Kyle Grasham. Survivors include several nieces, ...

Mary Scott FORT PAYNE

Mary Blalock Scott, 70, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at Erlanger. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, from Union Hill Baptist Church. Burial in adjoining cemetery. Visitation from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the church. Arrangements by W.T. ...

Betty Watson JASPER

Betty Jo Bevel Watson, 77, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. A lifelong resident of the area and a retiree of TVA. She was a graduate of Bridgeport High School. In addition to her many years of service with ...

Claudie Mott COALMONT

Claudie Mott, 79, departed this life Monday, Feb.10, 2014, at his home. He was retired from the state of Tennessee. He was born in Coalmont on Dec. 11, 1934, to Floyd and Hazel Lockhart Mott who preceded him in death ...

Mary Blevins JASPER

Mary Katherine Peoples Blevins, 86, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. She was a member of Bible Baptist Church and a former employee of South Pittsburg Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lonnie and Amanda Durham Peoples; ...

Terry Moore HENAGAR

Terry David Moore, 59, died Sunday Feb. 9, 2014, at his residence. Terry was a 1972 graduate of Ider High School, a member of Ider Church of God and had worked at Earthgrains. He was preceded in death by parents, ...

Wanda Gee WHITWELL

Wanda Sue Gee, 69, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was a Gold Star Widow and a home maker. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Dewayne Gee; and father, John Edward Colston. Mrs. Gee is survived ...

JS & Mattie Jordan

Aug. 9, 1927-Feb.13, 2012 March 19, 1935- Feb. 12, 2013 In Loving Memory You are truly missed. Love the family.

George Arp

George William Arp, 91 of Chattanooga, died on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of north Georgia and the Chattanooga area. Born in Rossville, he was the son of the late Herbert H and ...

Jean Wood

Jean M. Wood, 73, loving wife of the late Peter H. Wood, of North Augusta, S.C., entered into rest Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Mrs. Wood was a native of Chattanooga, but has lived in the Augusta area for a number ...

Jim Arthur

James "Jim" Russell Lowell Arthur, of Hixson, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was 86 years old. Jim served our country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He retired from DuPont and was a member of ...

Minnie Adams

Minnie Ethel Adams, 92, passed away at her home on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her son, Tyrone Adams. Survivors include her husband, Monroe Adams Sr.; her children, Virginia (Garland) Estes, Monroe (Diana) Adams Jr., ...

George Arp

George William Arp, 91 of Chattanooga, died on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.

Jim Arthur

James "Jim" Russell Lowell Arthur, of Hixson, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He was 86 years old. Jim served our country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He retired from DuPont and was a member of ...

Brenda Lackey

Brenda Lackey, 68, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.

Barbara Stockdale

Barbara Stockdale, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Claude Patterson Sr.

Claude Eugene Patterson Sr., 88, of Chattanooga passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at his home. He was a veteran of WWII serving in the U.S. Marine Corps and a member of Second Presbyterian Church. He was preceded in death ...

Nilza Reynolds

Nilza de Mattos Reynolds, 77, died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at home. She was the widow of Jasper A. Reynolds Jr. A native of Sao Paulo, Brazil, she was the oldest surviving of nine children born to the late Jose ...

Stan Cyrus

Stanley Ray "Stan" Cyrus, 56, of Hixson, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, and went home to be with his Heavenly Father. Stan was born in West Virginia. The family then moved to Michigan where he spent his school years ...

Jewelletta Guffey

Jewelletta Guffey, 58, Soddy-Daisy, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Services will be Friday at 10 a.m. in the chapel with Rev. Russell Irvin officiating. Interment will follow in East Soddy Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3-8 p.m. Thursday ...

David Hooker

David L. Hooker, 62, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at New City Fellowship Church with Pastor Jim Pickett and Pastor Randy Neighbors officiating. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Visitation is ...

J Julius Kindervate

Julius Kindervater Julius "Jake" Kindervater, 93, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home after a short illness. Born on July 4 in Roanoke, Va., Jake was a true firecracker. Stationed in England and Germany during World War II, ...

Frances Edge GREENVILLE, S.C.

Frances Eileen Keller Edge, 84, of Greenville, S.C., widow of Horace Lee Edge Jr., died on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Peachtree Centre in Gaffney, S.C., after a battle with ovarian cancer. A worship service celebrating Eileens life will be ...

Billy Swafford

Billy Dean Swafford, 81, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Margaret Swafford; and son, Allen Ray Swafford. Survivors include his daughters, Diane (Gary) Mahaffey, of Red Bank, Tammy (Alvin) ...

Charles Jones Jr.

Charles Jones Jr., 23, of Chattanooga departed this life on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. He was a student of Howard High School. He was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles ...

Amy Mildram

Amy Mildram, of Chattanooga, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

CHARLES DAVIDSON

Charles Freck Davidson Feb. 11, 1933-Nov. 11, 2012 Happy Birthday! We Love You! Wanda, Tobin and Tina

Eric Smartt

Eric Dewayne Smartt, 30, of East Ridge, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. He was a loving son, brother and uncle and was a sweet, kind hearted soul. He greatly enjoyed football, and loved animals. Eric was a member of ...

Angela Ellis CROSSVILLE

Angela Ellis, 27, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. today, Feb. 11, from the W.T. Wilson Funeral chapel with the Dekalb County Cowboy Church and Brother Jerry Stanfield officiating. ...

Wayne Hall DAYTON

Wayne Parks Hall, 54, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 in Dayton. He was born Feb. 18, 1959 to Burwell Freeman and Eunice Margaret Lackey Hall. Survivors include wife, Michele Hall; and son, Nathaniel Hall, both of Dayton. The family is ...

Gerry Young

Gerry Brown Young, 73, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully with family at home on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She leaves behind husband of 49 years, Bruce Young, of Chattanooga; sister and brother-in-law, Peggy and John Buttram; son and daughter-in-law Chris ...

Rosemary Forsythe WINCHESTER

Rosemary Frances Forsythe, 76, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at her residence. Survivors include husband of 33 years, Michael Forsythe; two children; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services will be held at a later date. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, www.moorecortner.com.

Erica Hart FLAT ROCK

Erica Dawn Hart, 37, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her residence. Ms. Hart was a graduate of North Sand Mountain High School and was preceded in death by her father, Jimmy Hart; grandparents, William F. "Hop" and Bessie Cope ...

Edna Pickett WHITWELL

Edna R. Pickett, 87, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was a retired school teacher with 37 years of service for the Marion County School System. She graduated with a masters degree from MTSU. Mrs. Pickett was a member ...

Juanita Turner SCOTTSBORO

Juanita Sue Turner, 53, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Family will receive friends from noon-9 p.m. today at the Valley Funeral Home. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Valley Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Bobby Smart officiating. Burial ...

Chris Quinn SPRING CITY

Christpher B. "Chris" Quinn, 18, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Funeral service at 2 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. Interment in Dunn Cemetery. Visitation two hours Thursday prior to the service. Vaughn Funeral Home, Spring City, ...

Louise Wallace CLEVELAND

Louise Wallace, 89, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Survivors include her husband, Claude Wallace; sister, June Johnson; and several nephews and a niece. The funeral is 11 a.m. Thursday at Fike Funeral Home with visitation from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday. Please ...

Mary Ruth Sisson ROSSVILLE

Mary Ruth Palmer Sisson "Aunt Ruthie", 74, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in a local hospital. She was a former employee of Rossville Yarn and was of the Baptist faith. Her passions in life were her children, grandchildren and ...

James Gibson CHICKAMAUGA

James David Gibson, Sr. 77, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Feb. 9, 2014. His heavenly mansion has now been completed. A native of Soddy-Daisy, he enlisted in the Navy in ...

Hartfred Hulgin ROSSVILLE

Hartfred Hulgin, 93, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. He was a native of Valley Head, Ala., and had lived the past 15 years in the North Georgia area where he was a member of the South Rossville Baptist Church. ...

Lily Wells

Lily Hamill Wells, 89, of Chattanooga, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road.

Brenda Brown BRIDGEPORT

Brenda Fay Brown, 69, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her home. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today, Feb. 11, at the Valley Funeral Home. Funeral at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the Valley Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in Mt ...

Mary Scott FORT PAYNE

Mary Blalock Scott, 70, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at Erlanger. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, from Union Hill Baptist Church. Burial in adjoining cemetery. Visitation from 5-8 p.m. today at the church. Arrangements by W.T. ...

Avelina Alvarez

Avelina Alvarez, 94, of Signal Mountain, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her residence. She was preceded in death by her husband, Max M. Alvarez in 2011. Surviving relatives: sons, Robert "Bob" (Charlene) Alvarez, of Stone Mountain, Ga., Dr. ...

INEZ LOWREY

Inez Boone Lowrey In Loving Memory of our Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Great grandmother Its been three long years and you will always be missed and loved forever. Your children, Barbara, Janice, William, Roslyn, Regina and Maurice.

Sally Thomas

Happy Birthday Mother Love, your children and family

Amy Mildram

Amy Mildram, of Chattanooga, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

James Nicholson

James "Bud" Nicholson, 74, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. He was born Sept. 9, 1939. He attended Chattanooga City School. James worked at US Pipe and Foundry until he retired after 36 years ...

Paul Scoggins

Paul Homer Scoggins, 90, of Hixson, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. He was a United States Army Veteran, serving during World War II. Paul retired from Wheland Foundry and he was an avid outdoorsman, he loved to hunt and ...

Lavante Favors

Lavante Dontrell Favors Jan. 29, 1986 - Feb. 10, 2011 We love you, Vante, and miss you so much. Love, Mom, Favors, Womble, and Talley.

DeWillis Smith

DeWillis John "D.J." Smith, 86, of Chattanooga, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local healthcare facility after several years of declining health. Graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Chattanooga National Cemetery ...

Bill Swafford

Bill D. Swafford, 83, of Trenton, Ga., died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

Gerry Young

Gerry Brown Young, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her home surrounded by family. Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343 (423-698-2541) to be announced.www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.

Jane Walker

Jane Walker, 80, of Chattanooga, left this world on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, following a mercifully-brief illness. She passed peacefully, taking her last breath in the middle of her daughters recitation of The Lords Prayer. A native of Etowah, Tenn., ...

Gloria Wallace

Gloria Chambers Wallace lifted her eyes to Glory on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. She was 89 year young. She was a member of New Monumental Baptist Church. Gloria graduated from Howard High School in 1942. She retired from Provident Life ...

Geneva Anderson PIKEVILLE

Geneva Anderson, 84 died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. She was a member of the Griffith Church of Christ. Geneva was preceded in death by parents, Roy and Ova Lee Reece; brother, Arlis Reece. She is survived by her husband, Alton ...

Everet Anderson PIKEVILLE

Everet Anderson, 79, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. He was a member of Griffith Church of Christ and a member of the International union of Operating Engineers. Everet was preceded in death by parents, Rufus and Josie Belle Anderson; brother, ...

Gary Sitz TRACY CITY

Gary Lee Sitz, 58, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. Funeral 2 p.m. CST Tuesday in the funeral home chapel. Burial in ODear Cemetery in Sewanee, military honors provided by Sequatchie Valley Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation 5-9 p.m. today AT Foster ...

Jewel Ellenburg SUMMERVILLE

Jewel Ellenburg, 96, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Survivors include her son, James Harold Ellenburg Jr.; sister, Bessie Couy; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 10, 2014, from the Mason Funeral Home ...

Darwin Kennedy Sr. RINGGOLD

Darwin Keith Kennedy Sr., 77, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Services will be held at 1 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Fred Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memory ...

Claudia McClure RINGGOLD

Claudia McClure, 59, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. today from the Chapel of Jones Funeral Home of Tunnel Hill. Online condolences may be offered at: www.jjonesfuneralhome.com.

Leola Lawrence

Leola Lawrence, 65, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2014 in Rome, Ga.. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Delmas Russell CHICKAMAUGA

Delmas F. Russell, 65, passed away on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, after a courageous battle against pancreatic cancer. A resident of North Georgia, he was a member of Chickamauga Church of Christ. He was an Army Veteran, serving in Vietnam. ...

Tommy Dobbs FORT PAYNE

Tommy Lee "Tommy" Dobbs, 67, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his residence. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. CST today from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Mike Leath and the Rev. Cates Noles officiating. Burial to ...

JB Durham Jr. HENAGAR JB

Durham Jr., 75, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Crowne Health Care. Mr. Durham was retired from U.S. Pipe and Foundry. He was preceded in death by parents, J.B. and Velma Cook Durham. Survivors include wife, Margaret Durham; children, Kenny ...

JACKIE NORWOOD

Jackie Lou Norwood Sept. 29, 1935-Feb. 10, 2005 Nine years of our lives has been vacant without the visions of you but your smile, memories are with us each day Mama. For we know we will be coming your way. ...

Julius Kindervater

Julius Leon Kindervater, 93, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Advantage Funeral Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave. 423-265-4414.

David Hooker

David Lewis Hooker, 62, of Chattanooga, died Saturday, February 8, 2014. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

Stan Cyrus

Stanley Ray "Stan" Cyrus, 56, of Hixson, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his home. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

William Schwenk

William Jordan Schwenk April 22, 1997- Feb. 10, 2010 We think about you every day and love you. Love, Mommy and Daddy, Grandmother and Granddaddy, Nana and Poppy

James Evans

James Evans James "Bobby" Robert Evans, 62, of Chattanooga went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Bobby graduated from McMinn County High School and continued studies at Cleveland State and Chattanooga State Community Colleges. ...

Ron Deanecelli Sr.

Ron Deanecelli Sr. Ron Sirgay Deanecelli Sr., 78, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2014. Survivors include his children, Ron, Shawn, Chad, Daryc, Shelly; and several grandchildren. No services will be held at this time. Arrangements are by Wann ...

Elizabeth Gardner

Elizabeth Gardner, 91, of Chattanooga passed Friday Feb. 7, 2014 at her residence. Arrangements entrusted to Advantage Funeral &Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland Pinkard Bryan Smith Funeral Directors; 1724 McCallie Avenue, 423-265-4414

Andrea Hall

Andrea Lashon Douglas Hall, of Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of Hixson, lost an eight year battle with cancer on Dec. 18, 2013. She was born on Dec. 7, 1965, was a 1984 graduate of Hixson High School and attended UTC. ...

Dovie Giles

Dovie Alma Gentle Giles, 88, of East Ridge, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 at her residence. Funeral services will be held Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 at 12:45 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with her son-in-law, Pastor Lincoln ...

Michael Halter

Michael Ray "Rooster" Halter, 58, of Chattanooga passed away Feb. 6 2014. Mike was an avid hunter, conservationist, volunteer of the NWTF, devoted husband, father, and Pa. He is preceded in death by his father, Raymond Halter. Survived by his ...

Shelly Hampton

Shelly Hampton, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.

Mike Holloway

Mike "Mort" Holloway, 58, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, George Holloway. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Holloway; mother, Jean Reese; daughter, Christie Thurman; sons, Robbie Thurman, ...

Greg Keith

Greg Keith, 53, of Chattanooga, passed Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area, he was the son of the late Fred and Ella Keith. He was a graduate of City High school and the University of ...

Brent Keith

Brent B. Keith, 58, formerly of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2013. Survivors include his sister, Renee Benson, of Chattanooga; and brother, Darius Keith, of Port Orange, Fla. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. ...

Nancy Lackey

Nancy Lackey, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.

Margaret McMenemy

Margaret Ann McMenemy Margaret Ann Bagley McMenemy, a Chattanooga native who left for the big cities and returned with an entrepreneurs drive to pursue her love of fashion and style, died in her sleep on Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014. ...

William Parris

William Claude Parris passed away Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. Deeply rooted in the South, moved from Cartersville, Ga., to Chattanooga, to learn the art of neon glass blowing in the 40s. He became an entrepreneur, opening his own company, and ...

James Oldaker

James Keith Oldaker, 33, of Hixson died of pneumonia recently following four weeks of intensive care. His cremated remains will be buried with his mother's in Florence, Ala. Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Soddy-Daisy. Share your ...

David Oliver Sr.

David Oliver, Sr. David "Dave the Rave" Oliver, Sr. passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 in West Palm Beach, FL. Arrangement are by Hardwick & Sons Funeral Home (423) 267-1244.

Steve Phillips

Steve Phillips, 56, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at his home. Steve worked for BI-LO Warehouse, was an avid fisherman/hunter, and enjoyed time with his family. He was a member of Calvary Church of the ...

Nilza Reynolds

Nilza de Mattos Reynolds, 77, died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at home. She was the widow of Jasper A. Reynolds Jr. A native of So Paulo, Brazil, she was the oldest surviving of nine children born to the late Jose ...

Eric Smartt

Eric D. Smartt, 30, of East Ridge, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

DeWillis Smith

DeWillis John "D.J." Smith, 86, of Chattanooga, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local healthcare facility after several years of declining health. D.J. joined the U.S. Navy at an early age during WWII. After ...

Theresa Veal EAST RIDGE

Theresa Veal, 55, of East Ridge passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at her residence. She was a native of Detroit, MI and had lived most of her life in the Chattanooga area. She was of the Church of God ...

Mary Smith

Mary Ruth Smith, 92, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Feb. 3, 2014, at her home in Largo, Fla. Born in Thorn City (Birchwood), Tenn. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 10, in the Highway 58 ...

Jane Walker

Jane Walker, 80, of Chattanooga, left this world on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 following a mercifully-brief illness. She passed peacefully, taking her last breath in the middle of her daughters recitation of The Lords Prayer. A native of Etowah, Tenn., ...

Ray Wilborn

Ray Wilborn, 86, of Chattanooga, died on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Ray was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, attending there since 1961. He was the owner of R&S Truck and Tractor in Cleveland, Tenn. Ray was a US ...

Carolyn Wilson

Carolyn Sue Wilson, 65, of Hixson, passed away Feb. 7, 2014. She was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church. Carolyn is survived by her husband of 50 years, Billy Wilson; children, Chris (Sara) Wilson, Darlene (John) Reker; and grandchildren, ...

V.Essie, Winton

V.Essie Winton V.Essie "Thelma" Winton, 88, passed away Feb. 2, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Winton; mother, Juanita Thornton; daughters, Louise and Judy Ann Hodnett. She was a member of Philadelphia M.B. Church where she ...

Denton Allred DAYTON

Denton Harold Allred, 85, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Life Care Center of Rhea Co. Funeral 10 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home with Rev. Joshua Stock and Rev. Curtis Sayer officiating. Visitation 5 to 8 ...

Michael Finnegan KNOXVILLE

Michael Patrick "Mike" Finnegan, 76, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away suddenly Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. Mike was a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Mike retired from ...

Howard Myers PHILADELPHIA

Howard Daniel Myers, 71, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his home. Visitation: noon to 2 p.m. at Ziegler Funeral Home with funeral service at 2 p.m. Burial to follow in Simpson Cemetery. Ziegler Funeral Home, Athens Tenn., in charge ...

Rhonda McDowell DUNLAP

Rhonda Harvey McDowell, 48, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 in a Chattanooga hospital. She was preceded in death by her father, Chester Allen Harvey. Survivors include her longtime companion, Anthony Young; daughter, Kranda Green; sisters, Robin Rena (Greg) Johnson ...

Toni Molina CLEVELAND

Toni Trufant Molina, 67, passed Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Cleveland. Born in New Orleans, she is a retired special education teacher who relocated to Cleveland, in 2006. Survivors include husband, Ronald Molina; stepdaughters, Patrice Franklin and Cheron Molina; grandchildren, ...

Paliben Patel DUNLAP

Paliben Patel 84, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. Funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 in the South Crest Chapel. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com. Arrangements were by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and ...

Linda Proctor ATHENS

Linda Jean Ferguson Proctor, 63, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at her home. Funeral at 7 p.m. Monday in the chapel of the funeral home. Burial at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation from 4-7 p.m. Monday ...

Linda Rhodes CLEVELAND

Linda Chastain Rhodes, 73, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday afternoon, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. She was born Dec. 24, 1940 in Springville, Tenn., a daughter of the late Elmer Chastain and Wymoth Lee ...

George Ausborn Sherm

George Sherman COWAN George Ausborn Sherman, 75, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at Golden Living Center. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014 at Moore-Cortner Chapel with Rev. Tim Brown officiating. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st ...

Michael Traub S OUTH PITTSBURG

Michael James Traub, 66, died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of Vietnam. Survivors: dear friends, Mikey Russell of South Pittsburg, and Pat and Scott Summers of Grand Junction, Colo. There will be no services. Donations: ...

Pearley Fisher CHICKAMAUGA

Pearley Ann Fisher, 91, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at her home. She was a member of Chickamauga Presbyterian Church and had worked as a cook at Roys Restaurant in Fort Oglethorpe. She was preceded in death by her ...

John Compton ROSSVILLE

John Luther Compton, 81, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas and was of the Church of God faith. He was ...

Ken Kendrick

Kenneth Kendrick ROSSVILLE Kenneth C. Kendrick, 82, passed away on Jan. 31, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga Valley and Rossville and was a barber at Crossroads Barber Shop for over 49 years. Survivors include wife, Pat Kendrick; ...

Darwin Kennedy RINGGOLD

Darwin Keith Kennedy Sr., 77, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. A longtime resident of Chattanooga and North Georgia, he was retired owner and operator of Kennedy Tire Co. and also worked for the NASA ...

Mary Marks LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Mrs. Mary Nell Frye Marks, 88, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. Preceded in death by husband, Henry E. Marks; son, Johnny Marks; brother, Bill Frye; and parents, Wilmer and Nettie Wallin Frye. Survived by daughter and son-in-law, Susie (Jerry) ...

Porter Mathis RINGGOLD

Porter Leroy Mathis Jr., 64, left this world for his heavenly home, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. Mr. Mathis was a well known, talented sign painter and was a member of Trion First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by ...

Patricia Pace LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN

Patricia Ann Pace, 71, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014 in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Rev. Alvin Cummings officiating. Burial will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial ...

Lionel Turner RINGGOLD

Lionel Joe Turner, 81, died Jan. 24, 2014 in a Chattanooga hospital. He was born in Wayland, Ky. He came to Chattanooga area around 1950. He was a machinist retiring from DuPont after 40 years. He served in the National ...

Wanda Williams PISGAH

Wanda Sue Williams, 68, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at her residence. Graveside services held today, Feb. 9, at 2 p.m. from Friendship Cemetery. Burial in Friendship Cemetery with Rainsville Funeral Home Inc. directing, www.rainsvillefuneralhome.com. Visitation today, Feb. 9 from ...

Anna Linkous GRUETLI-LAAGER

Anna J. Linkous, 44, departed this life, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at the Life Care Center of Cleveland, Tenn. Funeral services will be 1 pm Monday at Mount Etta Freewill Baptist Church with Minister Lloyd Crisp officiating with burial to ...

Louise Allen

Louise Lockhart Allen February 9, 2002 Mother, our hearts are still broken, twelve years God called you home. Through faith and strength the family grew stronger each year. There is nothing like real love. You were the rock that held ...

Carrie Mae Green

Carrie Mae "Granny" Green Feb. 7, 1932- Aug. 7, 2012 Death leaves a heartache that will never heal. Love leaves memories that no one can ever steal. Granny will always be loved and truly missed, Love always, Amanda, DD, Tariq, ...

Austin & Clara Hughe

Austin Hughes and Clara Hughes We love you and we miss you. Bridget, Brian, Talecea, Martin and Raegan

Bobby White TRION

Bobby "Hercules" White, 65, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 1:00 P.M. until ...

Charles Whitworth ROME

Dr. Charles Walters Whitworth Sr., beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died unexpectedly at his home in Rome, Ga., on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. He was 96 years old. Born in Lavonia, Ga., in October 1917, he was the second ...

Lucille Davis BRYANT

Lucille Virginia Davis, 92, passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. She was a homemaker and member of Floral Crest Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Survivors include her husband, Grandville F. Davis; daughter, Cynthia Caldwell; and son, Cris Davis; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. ...

Mary Blancett

Mary Paschal Blancett, 80, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Mary was the daughter of the late Robert and Alberta Paschal. She was born in Scottsboro, Ala., and moved to Chattanooga, and worked until her retirement with DuPont. Mary ...

Minnie Adams

Minnie Adams, passed away on Saturday Feb. 8, 2014 at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Advantage Funeral Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland Pinkard Bryan Smith Funeral Directors; 1724 McCallie Avenue, 423-265-4414

Mary Smith

Mary Ruth Smith, 92, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at her home in Largo, Fla. Born in Thorn City (Birchwood), Tenn., she and her late husband, Clyde moved to Florida in 2006 from Birchwood. She was ...

Alicia Sullivan

Alicia Marie Sullivan, 29, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. She was of the Baptist faith. Alicia is survived by her parents, Johnny and Darlene Sullivan; brother, Johnny Sullivan Jr.; and a sister, Rebecca Sullivan. Funeral services ...

Jackie Turner

Elva "Jackie" Turner, 89, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Jackie was born in McMinn County, Tenn., and was a resident of Chattanooga for nearly 70 years. She was a devoted lifelong Baptist, most recently, was ...

Shonney Underwood

Shonney Underwood, 45, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in a local hospital. Memorial service: at 3 p.m. today the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home.

Peggy Winningham

Peggy Patten Winningham died on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at the age of 82. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Peggy graduated from Bright School and Girls Preparatory School, as well as Vanderbilt University where she met her late husband, Richard ...

Hester Braden PALMER

Hester Mae Brewer Braden, 75, departed this life Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, after a courageous battle with kidney disease. She was a member of Palmer and Altamont Church of Christ and a beautiful person to all who knew her. She ...

Lois Bingham DAYTON

Lois Inez Bingham, 83, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Rhea Medical Center. A longtime resident of Rhea County, she was a member of the Richland Senior Neighbors. She was preceded in death by husband, Otis Bingham; several brothers and ...

Mary Brown NEW HOPE

Mary Frances Brown, 72, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. She was a homemaker and a member of South Pittsburg, Church of Christ. Mrs. Brown was preceded in death by her husband, James D."J.D. "Brown; parents, John and Nannie B. ...

Martha Lappin SEWANEE

Martha Sue Lappin, 76, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Funeral 1 p.m. CST Sunday in the funeral home chapel withMinsiter Kenny Green officiating. Burial: Tate Cemetery. Visitation 5-8 p.m. today and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. ...

Rose Ventura TRACY CITY

Rose Ann Ventura, U.S. Navy veteran, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Services 11 a.m. today in the Foster & Lay Chapel with full military honors provided by Sequatchie Valley Veterans Honor Guard. Foster & Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City ...

Frederick Barrett ADAIRSVILLE

Fredrick Tyrone Barrett, 40, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, from injuries sustained from an automobile accident. Service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Adairsville Church of God with Pastor John Beasley officiating. Interment in Poplar Spring Cemetery. Arrangements ...

Patricia Pace LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN

Patricia Ann Pace, 71, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. She had spent the greater part of her life on Lookout Mountain and was a member of Lookout Mountain Missionary Baptist Church. Ms. Pace was ...

Linda Grider BRIDGEPORT

Linda Gail Grider, 63, died Thrusday, Feb. 6, 2014, at her home. Visitation will be 11 a.m.-9 p.m. CSTtoday at Rudder Funeral Home in Stevenson. Funeral service at 2 p.m. CST Sunday, Feb.9, at the funeral home chapel. Interment in ...

Valine Barnett

July 12, 1920- Feb. 8, 2012 It has been two years. Loving and missing you every day. Sadly missed, Ruby, Tiny, Valerie, Lisa and Monica

Nancy Collins

Nancy Jean Collins, 69, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was employed at Parkridge Hospital as a CNA for 18 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Gennieve Page; daughter, Felicia Martin-Bey; brothers, Jerry and ...

Richard Winkler

We little knew that morning that God was going to call your name. In life we loved you dearly in death we do the same. It broke our hearts to lose you, you did not go alone, for part of ...

Greg Keith

Greg Keith, 53, of Chattanooga, passed Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area, he was the son of the late Fred and Ella Keith. He was a graduate of City High school and the University of ...

Mickey Waldrop BOAZ

Mickey Inga Faye Waldrop, 67, formerly of Section, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at her residence. Funeral at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mount Zion Baptist Church. Burial in adjoining cemetery. Visitation 5-8 p.m. today at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel.

Brent Keith

Brent B. Keith, 58, formerly of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2013. Survivors include his sister, Renee Benson, of Chattanooga; and brother, Darius Keith, of Port Orange, Fla. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. ...

DeWillis Smith

DeWillis John "D.J." Smith, 86, of Chattanooga, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local healthcare facility after several years of declining health. D.J. joined the U.S. Navy at an early age during WWII. After ...

Ron Deanecelli Sr.

Ron Deanecelli Sr. Ron Sirgay Deanecelli Sr., 78, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2014. Survivors include his children, Ron, Shawn, Chad, Daryc, Shelly; and several grandchildren. No services will be held at this time. Arrangements are by Wann ...

Thomas Elam

Thomas D. Elam, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at his home. He was retired from Rockwell International. Mr. Elam was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Elam; daughter, Angela Elam; and brother, Doug Elam. Survivors ...

Dottie Farley

Dottie Ann Farley, 87, passed away on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. She was a member of St. Jude's Catholic Church. Dottie was a caregiver for many children over the years. She was preceded in death ...

Dovie Giles

Dovie Alma Gentle Giles, 88, of East Ridge, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at her residence. She was born to Albert Virgil Gentle and Zula Bedith Pockrus Gentle on May 20, 1925 in Jackson County, Ala. At the ...

Bridgette Hubbard

Bridgette Denise "Granny Bridgette" Hubbard, 46, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in a local hospital. Funeral service will be at noon today in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Willie Paul as the eulogist. Burial: ...

Earlean Hurst

Earlean Cooper Hurst, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Ron Deane celli Sr.

Ron Deanecelli Sr. Ron Sirgay Deanecelli Sr., 78, of Chattanooga passed away Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2014. Survivors include his children, Ron, Shawn, Chad, Daryc, Shelly and several grandchildren. No services will be held at this time. Arrangements are by Wann ...

Nancy Collins

Nancy Jean Collins, 69, passed Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was employed at Parkridge Hospital as a CNA for 18 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Gennieve Page; daughter, Felicia Martin-Bey; brothers, Jerry and Raymond ...

Charles Harris

Charles Harris, 48, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Chattanooga. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Bridgette Hubbard

Bridgette Denise "Granny Bridgette" Hubbard, 46, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in a local hospital. She was a 1986 graduate of Brainerd High School. She united in faith with Prospect Baptist Church and regularly visited both Prospect ...

Dr. James Greasby

Dr. J. James "Jim" Greasby passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at his home in Red Bank after a long and well lived life. A celebration of Jim's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, ...

Thomas Elam

Thomas D. Elam, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at his home. He was retired from Rockwell International. Mr. Elam was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Elam; daughter, Angela Elam; and brother, Doug Elam. Survivors ...

Col. Jackson Gillela

nd Col. Jackson Emelius Gilleland, 96, died on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Born Aug. 6, 1917, he was a native of Abbeville, S.C., the son of Roy James and Septima Hollingsworth Gilleland. He had been a resident of Signal Mountain ...

Earnest Ingram

Earnest "Lee" Ingram, 61, passed on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. He attended Riverside High School and was employed at Moccasin Bend Mental Health Center, Coca Cola Co. and T.G.I. Fridays. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. Survivors include ...

Frances Kinney T.

Frances Kinney, of Chattanooga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was 97 years old. She was born in Schultz, S.C., and enjoyed traveling to foreign countries. Frances lived in Europe and ...

Margaret McMenemy

Margaret Ann McMenemy Margaret Ann Bagley McMenemy, a Chattanooga native who left for the big cities and returned with an entrepreneurs drive to pursue her love of fashion and style, died in her sleep on Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014. ...

Jimmy Ledford

James "Jimmy" Ledford, 69, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. He was born Oct. 5, 1944 to the late Cam and Pearl Ledford. Jimmy was a good loving father. He was also preceded in death by his wife, ...

Dean Morrison

Eva Dean Morrison, 73, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. The family wishes to thank Hospice of Chattanooga for their help and support during this time. Funeral services are 1 p.m. Saturday at Lane Funeral Home, ...

Roy Pickett

Roy Bert Pickett, 91, of Valley Head, Ala., passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Roy is survived by his wife of 74 years, Ruth Elisabeth Pickett; son, Joseph Bert (Ramona) Pickett; daughter, Patricia Ann Spencer; sister, Mary Winfrey; grandchildren, ...

Hershel Steele

Hershel Lee Steele, 73, of East Ridge, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 in a local hospital. He was a member of Unity Baptist Church and enjoyed being emcee for gospel music shows. He was retired from Southwest Motor Freight ...

Alicia Sullivan

Alicia Marie Sullivan, 29, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. She was of the Baptist faith. Alicia is survived by her parents, Johnny and Darlene Sullivan; brother, Johnny Sullivan Jr.; and a sister, Jewell Sullivan. Funeral services ...

Rev. John Taylor

Rev. Dr. John West Taylor, Jr. went to be with the Heavenly father, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. He was born Oct. 20, 1947. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Taylor; his parents, the Rev. John West Taylor ...

Glenda Turner

Glenda Turner, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Lester and Bernice Shaw and was preceded in death by her son, Bobby Turner II; and sister, Barbara Pierce. ...

Gloria Wallace

Gloria Wallace, 89, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 Arrangements are by Hardwick & Sons Funeral Home, 423-267-1244.

Shonney Underwood

Shonney Underwood, 45, of Chattanooga, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in a local hospital. She was self-employed as a hair stylist. Survivors include her husband, Dwight Underwood; son, Dejuan (Brittani) Underwood; daughter, Jerrika Underwood; nephews/sons, Demarcus OBryant and Justin ...

Mickey Walker

Mickey W. Walker, 66, of Hixson, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at his home. He was born Aug. 18, 1947 in Chattanooga to the late Kenner and Eunice Walker. Mr. Walker was a United States Navy Vietnam Veteran with ...

Peggy Winningham

Peggy Patten Winningham died on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at the age of 82. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Peggy graduated from Bright School and Girls Preparatory School, as well as Vanderbilt University where she met her late husband, Richard ...

Cheryl Edwards

Sherri Edwards SPRING CITY Cheryl J. "Sherri" Edwards, 57, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga. A native of Decatur, Tenn., Sherri was a graduate of Meigs County High School and ETSU. She was a high school ...

James Garner Jr. JASPER

James Rice Garner Jr., 93, passed away at a local hospital Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, after a brief illness. He was born in Guild on Jan. 8, 1921 and was the son of the late James Rice Garner Sr. and ...

Jackie May DAYTON

Jackie Harold May, 60, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Dayton. Jackie was a lifetime resident of Rhea County, and was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his sister, Tammy May. Survivors include wife, Sharon May, ...

Thomas Swafford PIKEVILLE

Thomas Victor Swafford, 78, passed away at his home on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. He was of the Methodist faith. Tommy graduated from Bledsoe County High School in 1953. Five years later he graduated from The University of Tennessee with ...

Rosa Morgan ATHENS

Rosalee Leffew Morgan, 69, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Funeral services 2 p.m. today in chapel of funeral home. Burial in Cove Cemetery in Dayton, Tenn. Visitation noon-2 p.m. today at funeral home. Ziegler Funeral Home, Athens is in charge ...

Oscar Ward Jr. PALMER

Oscar Lee Ward Jr., 71, departed this life at the home of his niece in Cagle, Tenn., Wednesday Feb. 5, 2014. He was a retired truck driver and U.S. Army veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar ...

Joseph Atthoh III CALHOUN

Joseph Aryeequaye Atthoh III, 13, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. He is survived by his father, Joseph A. Attoh Sr.; mother, Greta D. Attoh; three sisters; other relatives and friends. Service at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Baptist Church, ...

Freda Durham LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Freda Hogue Durham, 68, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. Freda was a member of the Gospel Light Fellowship Church, and owner of Durham Wrecker Service and Garage. Preceded in death by husband, William Mac Durham; son, Ray Durham; parents, ...

Geneva Hamrick LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Geneva Betty Snider Hamrick, 90, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. Funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday from LaFayette Church of God; Rev. Jeremy Singletary and the Rev. Gary Howell officiating. Interment: LaFayette Memory Gardens. Visitation at the funeral home from ...

Andreas Jackson DALTON

Andreas Jermaine Jackson, 27, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, after injuries sustained from an automobile accident. He is survived by his wife, Shenearia Y. Jackson; two daughters, Kyaudreea Gaines and Lisa Renee Jackson. Service at 1 p.m. Saturday in ...

Jerry Johnson TUNNEL HILL

Jerry Richard Johnson, 72, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area, he was a former employee of Shaw Industries where he worked for 22 years and was of the Baptist faith. He was ...

Sheryl Cook SULPHUR SPRINGS

Sheryl Michele Cook passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in the Burt Chapel, Valley Head. Burial in Head Springs Cemetery. www.burtfuneralhomes.com.

Patricia Pace LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN

Patricia Ann Pace, 71, of Lookout Mountain, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, ...

Jeanette Hill BOAZ

Jeanette L. Smith Hill, 76, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at Shepherds Cove. Funeral arrangements are 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chape. Burial will follow at Liberty Cemetery. Visitation from 5-8 p.m. today, Feb. ...

Arvin Spurgin HIGDON

Arvin Voiles Spurgin, 82, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at Dade Health and Rehab. Survivors include daughters, Jean (Morris) Fricks, Polly (Lloyd) Kesler, Bertha (Greg) Gilbert; sons, Calvin (Pam) Spurgin, Johnny (Rebecca) Spurgin, Donald (Mildred) Spurgin, grandchildren, Laura (Joey) Riley, ...

Charles Wooten FORT PAYNE

Charles Wooten, 55, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at his residence. Memorial service will take place at 1 p.m. CST on Sunday Feb 9, at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel, with the Rev Jeff Wilbanks and the Rev Eddie Dawson ...

IN MEMORY

Carrie Mae "Granny" Green Feb. 7, 1932- Aug. 7, 2012 Death leads a heartache that will never heal. Love leaves memories that noone can ever steal. Granny will always be loved and truly missed, Love always, Amanda, DD, Tariq, Cordelia, ...

Norma Jean Price

May 23, 1938 - Feb. 7, 2008 Gone but not forgotten. Loved and missed by family.

Jackie Turner

Elva "Jackie" Turner, 89, of Chattanooga, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. The family will receive friends 4-8 p.m. Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace. Funeral ...

Luther McCall LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Luther McCall, 85, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at his residence. Mr. McCall was a native of Moultrie, Ga., but had lived the greater part of his life in the Chattanooga and north Georgia areas and was ...

Jajuan Rivers

JaJuan O. Rivers In Memory of your 35th Birthday We miss and Love you, Your Family

Rosemary Cameron

Rosemary Hutson Camerons life ended Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. She spent her last days at home, surrounded by family and friends, laughter and love; it was just what she wanted. Her lifes journey began on Aug. 4, 1931. She was ...

Doris Bowen

Doris Bowen, 79, passed away at her Chattanooga home on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She had been under the care of Hospice for a number of weeks and the family was present at the time of her passing. Doris grew ...

Doris Bowen

Doris Bowen, 79, passed away at her Chattanooga home on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She had been under the care of Hospice for a number of weeks and the family was present at the time of her passing. Doris grew ...

Mary Blancett

Mary June Paschal Blancett, 80, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at her home. Mary retired from DuPont. A graveside service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Please share your ...

Charles Campbell

Charles Edward Campbell, 72, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. Funeral service is noon today at Greater Faith Temple Baptist Church with Pastor Nathaniel Carter Sr. as the eulogist. Burial: Highland Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral ...

Pie Covington

Edwin W. "Pie" Covington, 89, of Chattanooga, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. He was born Sept. 25, 1924 in Chattanooga a son of the late Norman and Inez Covington. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, ...

Geneva Gann

Laura Geneva Gann, 88, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. She was preceded in death by her mother, Essie Easter Pendleton; father and mother, Frank and Mary Lemons Pendleton; husband, Floyd O. Gann; sisters, Margaret McCampbell Mathis, ...

Robert Eisenbrandt

Robert E. Eisenbrandt, 92, of Alexian Village, Signal Mountain, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, after a brief illness. A native of Chicago, Ill., he was a Captain in the US Army Air Corps during WWII where he served as ...

George Fletcher

George Willie Fletcher, 86, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was a faithful member of New Jerusalem. George was a veteran of the United States Army. He retired from DuPont after working diligently for 31 years and was ...

Col. Jackson Gilleland

Col. Jackson Gilleland Col. Jackson Emelius Gilleland, 96, died on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, Born Aug. 6, 1917, he was a native of Abbeville, S.C., the son of Roy James and Septima Hollingsworth Gilleland. He had been a resident of ...

Jessica Henderson

Jessica Michal Henderson, 28, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. She graduated from Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School and attended New City Fellowship. Viewing will be at noon Friday, Feb. 7, with the services at 1 p.m. at ...

Kenneth Johnson

Kenneth H. Johnson, 74, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. He was an Evangelist of the Church of God, and a member of the Grace Sanctuary Church of God Prophecy. He was preceded in death by his ...

Frances Kinney T.

Frances Kinney, of Chattanooga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was 97 years old. She was born in Schultz, S.C., and enjoyed traveling to foreign countries. Frances lived in Europe and ...

JD Anderson DAYTON

Captain John Douglas "JD" Anderson, USAF, retired, 66, passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. 4, 2014. Funeral services at 7 p.m. today at Grace Bible Church. Graveside services with full military honors at noon Friday in Rhea Memory Gardens. www.vanderwallfh.com. Arrangements ...

Billy Martin

Billy Tatum Martin, 72, of East Ridge, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in a local hospital. He was a member of the former East Ridge Baptist Church and was retired from Polysar Latex (BASF). He was a graduate of ...

Dean Morrison

Eva Dean Morrison, 73, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Lucille Baggett; grandson, Scott Dagnan; brothers, Jimmy and Jerry Baggett. Survivors include her husband of 43 ...

Thomas Odum Jr.

Thomas Bradford Odum Jr., 60, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. He was previously employed at Rainbow Processing Co. for many years. He was a member of New Zion Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his ...

Roy Pickett

Roy Bert Pickett, 91, of Valley Head, Ala., passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Roy is survived by his wife of 74 years, Ruth Elisabeth Pickett; son, Joseph Bert (Ramona) Pickett; daughter, Patricia Ann Spencer; sister, Mary Winfrey; grandchildren, ...

Lynn Price

Lynn Price Hugh Lynn Price, 64, of Red Bank, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. After 28 years of service, he retired from the Chattanooga City Police Department. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Kyle and Greta ...

Johnny Sorenson

Johnny Lee Sorenson, 20, of Chattanooga, died suddenly Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. He was a 2011 graduate of Central High School. He attended Meigs County High School where he played football. He participated in track and field and was an ...

James Garner Jr. JASPER

James R. Garner Jr, 93, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Tate Funeral Home, Jasper, TN, LLC, 423-942-9500.

Hershel Steele

Hershel Lee Steele, 73, of East Ridge, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 in a local hospital. He was a member of Unity Baptist Church and enjoyed being emcee for gospel music shows. He was retired from Southwest Motor Freight ...

Peggy Winningham

Peggy Patten Winningham died on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at the age of 82. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Peggy graduated from Brights School and Girls Preparatory School, as well as Vanderbilt University where she met her late husband, Richard ...

Ray Thompson

Ray Bryan Thompson, 79, passed from his earthly home to his heavenly home on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Ray was born in Rossville, on Jan. 8, 1935, to the late Aaron and Mattie West Thompson. He spent his youth in ...

Mickey Walker

Mickey W. Walker, 66, of Hixson, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at his home. He was born Aug. 18, 1947 in Chattanooga to the late Kenner and Eunice Walker. Mr. Walker was a United States Navy Vietnam Veteran with ...

Ann Stack

Ann Marie Stack, 84, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in a local healthcare facility. Ann was a beautiful piano player, who played for 1st Baptist Church in Stevenson, Ala. Ann was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald ...

Frank Jones TRION

Frank "Eddie" Jones, 65, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2016. Survivors: children, Shea Czernik, Frankie Jones, Robbie Jones, Mike Jones, Greg Jones; brothers, Jimmy Jones, Bill Holt, Ricky Jones, Jonhny Holt; sisters, Judy Johnston, Nancy Payne; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Services ...

Connie Dills LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Connie Lynn Conway Dills, 60, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. A resident of the North Georgia area for most of her life, she was a member of Memorial Baptist Tabernacle. She was preceded in death by her father, ...

Madelyn Burrow LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Madelyn Deane Burrow, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Madelyn was admired and loved by all who knew her. She was a member of the LaFayette First Baptist Church. ...

Pauline McCarver CLEVELAND

Johnnie Pauline McCarver, 79, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Ray McCarver; children, Patty Kay Price and Johnny Ray McCarver; her parents, Jasper and Melinda Hurst Witt; and sisters, Billie Moon ...

Evelyn Weiland DUNLAP

Lora Evelyn Dempsey Weiland, 83, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2014. Mrs. Weiland is preceded in death by her husband, Walter Weiland; son, Ronald Massengale; granddaughters, Donna Joann Massengale, Ella Erin Ritchie; parents, Early and Ruby Dempsey; brothers and sisters, ...

Pernie Dupree ROSSVILLE

Pernie Jane Dupree, 87, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was born in Haleyville Ala., on March 30, 1926, a daughter of the late Harvey and Victoria King Riddle. Some of her fondest memories ...

Joe Edwards CALHOUN

Joe Lewis Edwards, 67, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. today at Shiloh Baptist Church, Stilesboro, Ga., with Bishop Nicky P. Starling officiating. Interment: Church Cemetery. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton.

Wanda Thompson SOUTH PITTSBURG

Wanda "Tillie" Thompson, 88, died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in a local nursing home. The daughter of the late Carl C. Thompson, she was a native of Louisville, Ky., and worked for many years as a legal secretary for Judge ...

Dannie Elleman

WHITWELLDannie L. Elleman, 66, passed away Monday Feb. 3, 2014. Services 1 p.m. CST today in the funeral home chapel. Burial in Whitwell Memorial Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. Arrangements by Reed Funeral Home, Whitwell. In lieu ...

Ormond Belue

Ormond E. Belue, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Ormond was a truck driver for Roadway Express until his retirement. Ormond was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Rucks Belue; and parents, Harvey and Lalah ...

Bobby Martin RINGGOLD

Bobby David Martin, 67, departed this life Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. He was born in Ringgold to the late Lee and Hazel Martin. Survivors include his children, Kathy Gilbert, of Rocky Face, David Martin, Lee Martin, both of Ringgold; sister, ...

Dorothy Murphy , INDIANAPOLIS,

Ind. Dorothy O. Murphy, 104, formerly of Chattanooga, departed this life Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She was born Jan. 25, 1910 in Raymond, Ill., to Kirby and Murta Jacobs Mitts. Dot lived in Chattanooga from 1977-1995. Dot was a former ...

Delories Millsap LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Delories "Dee" Elaine Millsap died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Preceded in death by her parents, Ezra and Mamie Dawson; sisters, Ann Dawson and Cora Neal Oliver; brothers, Bill Dawson and Bobby Dawson. Survived by sister, Frances Veal, of Oxford, ...

Luther McCall LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Luther McCall, 85, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.

Lucia Martinez FORT PAYNE

Lucia Perez Martinez, 46, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at her residence. Funeral service will be noon today, Feb. 6, 2014, from the Emple Emmauel. Visitation from 10 a.m. until the service at noon at the Temple Emmanuel. Arrangements ...

Harold Keys Jr. TUNNEL HILL

Harold David Keys Jr., 75, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Funeral services at 3 p.m. today from the chapel of Jones Funeral Home of Tunnel Hill. The family will receive friends 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. today. Online condolences may ...

Martha Hixon MILLBROOK

Martha Mozelle Cooper Hixon, 103, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at her daughters residence inMoreland, Ky. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Valley Head Baptist Church with visitation 9:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday in the church. Burial in Valley ...

PAM MARKUM

Pam Lane Markum Feb. 6, 1961-Oct. 25, 2008 Happy Birthday to our sweet, loving, precious and beautiful daughter. It has been six sad and lonely birthdays without you because we love and miss you so much. From the day you ...

Larry Landers FLINTSTONE

Larry Calvin Landers, 66, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church in Ringgold. He was ...

Roy Martin LaFAYETTE

LaFAYETTE Roy Allen Martin, 76, died Tuesday, Feb, 4, 2014. Roy is a retired veteran of the United States Air Force. Where he was stationed at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico. Preceded in death by parents, Jasper and ...

IN MEMORY

Randy Willis "Slim" Word Feb. 6, 1959- August 25, 1998 Today is your 55th birthday. Love and miss you, your mother, two sons, sisters, brother, nieces, and nephews.

Delcy Morris EVENSVILLE

Delcy A. Campbell Morris, 76 died on Wednesday, Jan. 29 2014, after a hard fought battle against cancer. Delcy was born May 30, 1937 in Newport News, Va. After graduation from high school Delcy started on a career as an ...

Greg Hudgins

Feb. 6, 1964 - Sept. 15, 2000 Happy Birthday! We love you Mom, Dad, Ken Jr., Jan and son Clay.

Zeola Cantrell ETOWAH

Zeola Blair Cantrell, 92, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Funeral at 2 p.m. Friday Feb. 7, at Bordwine Funeral Home. Visitation noon-2 p.m. Friday, prior to service. Burial to follow service in McMinn Memory Gardens. Arrangements by Bordwine Funeral Home ...

Robbie McClure

Robert Jacob "Robbie" McClure, 24, of Hixson, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at his residence. Robbie was born on Feb. 23, 1989, in Fort Oglethorpe, and attended Ringgold and Soddy-Daisy High Schools. He was a member of the ...

Toni Molina ,

Toni Trufant Molina, 67, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at a hospital in Cleveland, Tenn Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Clara Odom

Clara Odom, died Jan. 3, 2014, she was born Oct. 7, 1934. She was preceded by her only son, Clarence Norris. She left a host of family. Sisters, Esther Ealey, Detroit; Freddie Howard, Nashville; brothers are Leonard Taylor, Georgia; Napoleon ...

Ret. Col. Jack son

Ret. Col. Jackson Gilleland Ret. Col. Jackson Emelius Gilleland, 96, of Signal Mountain, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.

Johnny Sorenson ,

Johnny Lee Sorenson, 20, of Chattanooga, died suddenly Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. He was a 2011 graduate of Central High School. He attended Meigs County High School where he played football. He participated in track and field and was an ...

Ann Stack

Ann Marie Stack, 84, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 in a local healthcare facility. Ann was a beautiful piano player, who played for 1st Baptist Church in Stevenson , Alabama . Ann wass preceded in death by her ...

Ray Thompson

Ray Bryan Thompson, 79, passed from his earthly home to his heavenly home on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced in a later edition by Heritage Funeral Home 7454 East Brainerd Road.

Peggy Winningham

Peggy Patten Winningham died on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at the age of 82. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Peggy graduated from Brights School and Girls Preparatory School, as well as Vanderbilt University where she met her late husband, Richard ...

Glenda Turner

Glenda Turner, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at her residence. Survivors and complete arrangements will be announced by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga.

Emily Blassingame ETOWAH

Emily Carole Blassingame, 72, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Funeral services at 7:30 p.m. Thursday from the chapel of Jones Funeral Home of Chatsworth. Burial will be 11 a.m. Friday in Center Valley Cemetery. www.jjonesfuneralhome.com. Jones Funeral Home of Chatsworth ...

Eddie Dillard EVENSVILLE

Eddie Dean Dillard, 53, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in Warren, Mich. A lifetime resident of Rhea County, Eddie was the son of the late Albert and Edna Hale Dillard. He was a graduate of Rhea County High School. Eddie ...

Rickey Haggard SEQUATCHIE

Rickey Lee Haggard, 39, passed away, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Rickey was a loving husband, loving dad wonderful son, brother and friend He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Joe and Mary Kirk Goforth Haggard and Claude and Mary ...

Dorothy Lett CLEVELAND

Dorothy Hudson Lett went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. She was 82 years old. She was born in Clay County, Ala., on Jan. 9, 1932. She was a member of Michigan Avenue Baptist Church. ...

Pauline McCarver CLEVELAND

Johnnie Pauline McCarver, 79, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Ray McCarver; children, Patty Kay Price and Johnny Ray McCarver; her parents, Jasper and Melinda Hurst Witt; and sisters, Billie Moon ...

Robert Snelll

Robert Snell WINCHESTER Robert Emmett Snell, 45, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. Funeral 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will follow in Mt. Garner Cemetery, Decherd, Tenn. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. ...

Lorrain Estep RINGGOLD

Lorrain Estep, 64, departed this life Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. She was born in Corcoran, Calif., to the late Hershel and Gladys Allen and was a member of Cherokee Valley Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by her ...

Joe Edwards CALHOUN

Joe Lewis Edwards, 67, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Shiloh Baptist Church, Stilesboro, Ga. with Bishop Nicky P. Starling officiating. Interment in Church Cemetery. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home.

Robert Smithson SUMMERVILLE

Robert "Bob" Smithson, 94, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. Survivors, children, Susan Wyatt, Bobby Smithson, Terry Smithson and Steve Smithson; brothers, James Smithson, Billy Smithson; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren. Funeral is 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at ...

Bobby Pack HENAGAR

Bobby Pack, 74, died Monday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Crestwood Medical Center. Survivors include wife, Dianne Young Pack; daughter, Sheila Farmer (Dewayne), Emily Womack; son, Ken Hicks (Susan); grandchildren, Brooke Lewis (Cody), Nicholas Venable, Justin Hicks (Brooklyn), Kimberly Bates (Tyler), ...

James Martin RAINSVILLE

James Junior Martin, 70, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in DeKalb RegionalMedical Center. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. CST today, Feb. 5, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chape. Burial will follow in Straight Creek Cemetery.

Lois Matthews BRIDGEPORT

Lois LeMay Matthews, 82, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Funeral service time was at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Rudder Funeral Home Chapel in Bridgeport, Ala. officiated by Rev. Houston Thomas. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. ...

Betty Wilkinson STEVENSON

Betty CarolynMcCallie Wilkinson passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Visitation 4-7 p.m. today and the funeral service will be 7 p.m. today from Valley Funeral Home Chapel in Stevenson. A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, ...

Lullean Barton

Feb. 2, 1997 Minnie Riggins Feb. 5, 1968 In loving memory of my mother, Mrs. Lullean Barton, and my grandmother, Mrs. Minnie Riggins. Sadly missed by Lumorris Weams, Sr.; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and the Riggins family.

Charlie Bell

Charlie Bell, 63, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Stephanie Goff

Stephanie Ann Goff Feb. 5, 1973-Jan. 23, 2006 Happy Birthday Steph We love you and we miss so you much

SANDRA WADLEY

Sandra Houston Wadley Feb. 5, 1948 Happy Birthday, Loved and missed by your husband, children, and grandchildren.

James Miller

James "Jimmy" Henry Miller Jr., 56, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. He served in the US Army and was employed by River City Plastics. He was preceded in death by his mother, Harnitha Austin; and father, James Henry ...

Craig Harris DUBLIN,

Va. Craig Stephen Harris, 54, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. He was born in Pulaski on Aug. 4, 1959, and was the son of the late Jay Steve Harris. He was a mechanical designer for Kollmorgan, Radford, Va. Mr. Harris ...

Paul Mitchel

l John "Paul" Mitchell, 84, of Red Bank, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. He was of the Church of God faith. He was a U.S. Marine Veteran, and he retired from Dixie Yarns after 40 years of service. ...

Carolyn Duke SUMMERVILLE

Carolyn Powell Duke, 74, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Funeral at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, in the Petitt Chapel. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. today in the funeral home. Interment in Greenhills Memory Garden, Summerville. Coffman Funeral Home-Petitt ...

Geneva Gann

Laura Geneva Gann, 88, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Share your memories, stories and photos at www.legacyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Soddy-Daisy

Ormond Belue

Ormond E. Belue, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Ormond was a truck driver for Roadway Express until his retirement. Ormond is preceded in death by his wife, Martha Rucks Belue; and parents, Harvey and Lalah ...

Doris Bowen

Doris Bowen, 79, passed away at her Chattanooga home on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. She had been under the care of Hospice for a number of weeks and the family was present at the time of her passing. Doris grew ...

Charles Campbell

Charles Edward Campbell, 72, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. He retired from Rockwell International. He was a faithful member of Greater Faith Temple Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. Survivors include his wife, Maerean Campbell; ...

Nancy Collins

Nancy Collins, 69, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014 at a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Pie Covington

Edwin W. "Pie" Covington, 89, of Chattanooga, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. He was born Sept. 25, 1924 in Chattanooga a son of the late Norman and Inez Covington. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, ...

Kenneth Johnson

Kenneth H. Johnson, 74, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. He was an Evangelist of the Church of God, and a member of the Grace Sanctuary Church of God Prophecy. He was preceded in death by his ...

Charles Jones Jr.

Charles Jones Jr., 23, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in Chattanooga. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Joan Lambert

Joan Lambert, 75, a resident of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. She was born on July 7, 1938 to the late Paul "Curley" and Marie Kinsey. She had been a resident of Chattanooga for the past 33 ...

Catherine Lane

Catherine Pearl Anderson Lane, 92, of Hixson, entered the eternal Kingdom of heaven on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. She was born Jan. 7, 1921, in Sweetwater, Tenn., to John Anderson and Emma Kyker Anderson. She attended schools in Niota, Tenn.. ...

James Ledford

James David Ledford, 69, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace. 423-877-3424.

Billy Martin

Billy Tatum Martin, 72, of East Ridge, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in a local hospital. He was a member of the former East Ridge Baptist Church and was retired from Polysar Latex (BASF). He was a graduate of ...

Ruth McGill

Ruth Morgan McGill, 80, of Red Bank, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014 at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

Brian Cooke

Brian Christopher Cooke, 28, departed this life on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. He was born on Sept. 30, 1985. Brian is the son of Karen Cooke Smelley and Charles H. Smelley Jr. He was raised in Stanley United Methodist Church ...

Edna Ellis

Edna Hale Ellis, 88, of East Ridge, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. She was currently a resident of Signature Healthcare of Cleveland. She was known for her special sense of humor. She was preceded ...

Billy Felker

Billy Douglas Felker, of Chattanooga, took a heavenly flight to meet Jesus on Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014. Billy was born Feb. 24, 1942 in Kentucky and raised on a farm. He remembered looking up to the sky one day ...

Dr. James Greasby

Dr. J. James "Jim" Greasby passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at his home in Red Bank after a long and well lived life. Jim enjoyed traveling, gardening, cooking, listening to and playing classical music and visiting with his family ...

Catherine Lane

Catherine Pearl Anderson Lane, 92, of Hixson, entered the eternal Kingdom of heaven on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. She was born Jan. 7, 1921, in Sweetwater, Tenn., to John Anderson and Emma Kyker Anderson. She attended schools in Niota, Tenn.. ...

Charles Lerch

Charles Edward "Eddie" Lerch, 77, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 in his home with his family by his side. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home. Funeral services will be ...

Garry James

Garry L. James, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, Jan. 24, 2014, in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was born May 16, 1954. Garry was preceded in death by his mother, Bertha Mae James Foster; and fathers, Jesse James Jr. and ...

Paul Mitchel

l John "Paul" Mitchell, 84, of Red Bank, passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. He was of the Church of God faith. He was a U.S. Marine Veteran, and he retired from Dixie Yarns after 40 years of service. ...

Frank Hickman

Frank Hickman, 63, of Ooltewah, entered into Heaven Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area, he was a loving husband and father to his family and was the son of the late Frank and Sue Hickman ...

Chester Alley DAYTON

Chester Roy Alley, 78, a lifelong resident of Rhea County, went to be with his Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. He was a loving and wonderful husband, father, grandfather and friend. Mr. Alley was retired ...

Billy Bishop HUNTLAND

Billy Bishop, 79, passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at his home. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Visitation 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service at the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, ...

LYNN FERGUSON KNOXVILLE

Lynn L. Ferguson, 82, and formerly of Niota, died Friday morning, Jan. 31, 2014, at Baptist Healthcare, Lenoir City. A native of McMinn County he was the son of the late James P. and Lela Yarberry Ferguson. He was of ...

Debbie Ford CLEVELAND

Debbie Denise Young Ford, 48, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 at a local hospital. She was born in Lenoir City, Tenn. Before moving to Cleveland 30 years ago, she lived in Abingdon, Va. She was an orthodontics assistant for ...

Mark Horner WINCHESTER

Mark M. Horner, 52, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will follow in Templeton Confederate Cemetery, Winchester. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. today, Feb. 4, ...

Kathy Partin DECATUR

Kathy Geraldine Walden Partin, 59, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at Erlanger. Funeral services at 3 p.m. Thursday in chapel of funeral home. Visitation noon-3 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Ziegler Funeral Home, Athens is in charge of ...

Millie Montieth ROSSVILLE

Millie Margaret Montieth, 69, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today in the South Crest Chapel with Pastor Fred Santana officiating. Burial will follow in Lakewood Memory Gardens, ...

Lettie Chauncey

Feb. 1, 1922-Sept. 16, 2008 Happy Birthday Momma McKinley, Pat, Dot, Barbara, Pam, Sandra, and Charlie.

Lenora Griffin

Mrs. Lenora A. Griffin February 4, 1989 In memory of our precious dear loved one sunset and evening star and one clear call for me! And may there be no moaning of the bar when I put out to sea. ...

Judith Hardin

Judith Ann Hardin, 70 passed away on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Harrison and a member of New Shepherd Hill Baptist Church. She was a mother to all. She was preceeded in death by her ...

Rick Carlisle

Marion Richard Carlisle, 54, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Survivors are his mother, Geneva Ann Butler, of Scottsboro, Ala.; sister, Elaine (Richard) Steeley, of Fackler, Ala.; brother, Bobby Ray Carlisle, of Jasper, Tenn.; one niece and one ...

Peggy Winningham

Peggy Patten Winningham died on February 3, 2014, at the age of 82. A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Peggy graduated from Brights School and Girls' Preparatory School, as well as Vanderbilt University where she met her late husband, Richard Winningham ...

Gladys Brown

McDONALD Gladys Mae Brown, 85, a lifelong resident of McDonald, passed away at her home on Saturday night, Feb. 1, 2014. Gladys worked for many years with the Plastic Surgery Group of Chattanooga. A graveside service is planned for 2 ...

Vessie Winton

Vessie Winton 88, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 at a local healthcare facility. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Eugene Clark

Eugene Clark, 85, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in a local hospital. The body will lie-in-state at 9 a.m. today at Taylor Funeral Home with a graveside service to follow at 11:30 a.m. in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Charles Culberson

Charles Lois Culberson, 87, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Charles had retired from Provident Life Insurance Co. with 35 years of service. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Delevan Puskas. Survivors: wife, Lola Culberson; daughter, ...

Billy Felker

Billy Douglas Felker, of Chattanooga, took a heavenly flight to meet Jesus on Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2014. Billy was born Feb. 24, 1942 in Kentucky and raised on a farm. He remembered looking up to the sky one day ...

Dr. Francis Fesmire

Dr. Francis Miller Fesmire Jr., 54, passed away suddenly on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Francis was a distinguished emergency physician, treasured teacher, beloved father, husband, son and brother. An avid student of history, Francis held a particular fondness for the ...

Gene Fish

Willard Eugene "Gene" Fish 71, of Chattanooga, formerly of New Philadelphia, Ohio died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 in Tennessee. He was born Nov. 12, 1942 in Dover, Ohio to the late Willard Joseph and Marie Avon Fish. He graduated from ...

Brittni Frank

Brittni Renee Frank, 20, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 together with her son, Nolan James Fuller. Services will be 1 p.m. today, Feb. 3, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Ken Scoggins officiating. Burial ...

Evelyn Gunner

Evelyn Gunner, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. A memorial service will be at a later date. Arrangements by the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 7414 Old Lee Highway.

Nolan Fuller

Nolan James Fuller, infant, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, together with his mother, Brittni Frank. Services will be 1 p.m. today, Feb. 3, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Ken Scoggins officiating. Burial will ...

Lillian Keith

Lillian Keith, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.

Eugenia Kington

Eugenia "Jean" Kington, 98, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at a local health care facility. She was a registered Nurse having graduated from St. Thomas Nursing School in Nashville. Jean was employed as an ...

Charles Lerch

Charles Edward "Eddie" Lerch, 77, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 in his home with his family by his side. He was born Nov. 3, 1936, in Chattanooga, to the late Alma Norine Chadd Lerch and Charles ...

James Miller Jr.

James H. Miller Jr. passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at his residence. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Patricia Mynaugh

Patricia Sutton Mynaugh, 81, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Patricia graduated from Tyner High School and attended UTC. She enjoyed fine cuisine, art, classical music and books. Her greatest attribute was her acceptance and unconditional love for ...

James Nicholson

James Nicholson, 74, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Johnny Thompson

Johnny Thompson Johnny Mack Thompson, 78, of Chattanooga, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at his residence. Graveside services will be at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at Chattanooga National Cemetery. Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the ...

Nilza Reynolds

Nilza de Mattos Reynolds, 77, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at her home. Share your memories, stories and photos at wannfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Wann Funeral Home & Cremation Center, St. Elmo, ...

Raphael White

Raphael Sinclair White, 25, departed this life on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. He was born on Aug. 27, 1988 in Chattanooga. He graduated from Central High School class of 2006. He was employed at Curb Plus. He was a member ...

Bernice Wright

Bernice L. Robinson Wright, 82, departed this live on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014 at a local hospital. She was retired from Seaboard Farms after over 35 years of employment. She was preceded in death by parents, Jimmie Robinson and Norvella ...

Dorothy Cookston SUCK CREEK

Dorothy D. "Aunt Dot" Cookston, 86, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. She was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Carl Gene Cookston. She is survived by her daughter, Karen Godsey, East ...

David Markwell WINCHESTER

David Markwell, 73, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Funeral services 11 a.m. CST Tuesday, Feb. 4, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment in Franklin Memorial Gardens, Winchester. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. CST today, Feb. 3 at Moore-Cortner Funeral ...

Lorrain Estep RINGGOLD

Lorrain Estep, 64, departed this life Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 in the Wallis-Stewart Chapel with Pastor Franky Ridley officiating. Interment will follow in Anderson Memorial Gardens. Family will receive ...

J.C. Hopper FORT PAYNE J. C.

Hopper passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in Crown Health Care. Funeral will be 11 a.m. CST Wednesday, Feb. 5, from W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Blaine Tolle officiating. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery Visitation from 5-8 p.m. ...

Larry Lacy HENAGAR

William Larry Lacy, 66, died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at his residence. Survivors include wife, Sue Lacy; daughter, Jennifer Lacy (Justin) Pape; son, Craig (Lisa) Lacy; grandchildren, William Ryan Lacy and Emily Claire Pape. Mr. Lacy was a graduate of ...

Frances Bradley

Frances Bradley Frances Earlene Bradley, 93, of Ooltewah, went to be with the Lord Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and a member of Heritage Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by five ...

Allen Brostrom

Allen W. Brostrom passed away Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 in Tahlequah, Okla., at the age of 84. He was born Nov. 25, 1929 in Lake City, Minn. Allen entered the United States Air Force Nov. 16, 1948 and was honorably ...

Marcus Payne Sr.

Marcus Tarvaros Payne Sr., 38, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 in a local hospital. Visitation 10-11 a.m. today at Taylor Funeral Home with the funeral to follow at 11 a.m. in the chapel with Pastor Anthony Hollis ...

Gus Roberts ATHENS

Gus T. "Tommy" Roberts, 92, died Friday afternoon, Jan. 31, 2014. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, in Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation 10-11 a.m. Wednesday prior to service. Smith Funeral & Cremation Services of Athens is serving ...

Eddie Boatfield

Eddie Lebron Boatfield, 57, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Funeral services will be at 1 ...

Mary Goodson

Joanna Goodson Joanna Cherry Goodson, 61, of Chattanooga died at her residence on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. She was a devoted and loving wife for over 29 years. Mrs. Goodson was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Ruby ...

Frances Bradley

Frances Earline Bradley, 93 of Ooltewah, died on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Mike Hearrell officiating. Interment will be in Lakewood Memory ...

Nolan Fuller

Nolan James Fuller, infant, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, together with his mother, Brittni Frank. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Bonnie Elizabeth Kinsey and great-grandfathers, James Lewis Huskins and Bill Ricketts. Survivors include ...

Homer Griffin

Homer L. "Bubba" Griffin, 62, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, surrounded by his family. He was a lifelong resident of Rossville and was of the Baptist faith. He was employed by Finishing Solutions for six years ...

Rev. Henry Groseclos

e Rev. Henry M. Groseclose, of Hixson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was 83 years old. Henry was born in Appalachia, Va., to the late Rhea P. and N. Loucille Groseclose. He was a graduate of Appalachia ...

Virginia Neal

Virginia Copeland Neal, 94, of Chattanooga, died on Friday, Jan. 28, 2014. She was preceded in death by husband, William A. Neal Jr. in 1965; brothers, Gordon, Baxter, Hulon, Chester, and Graham; and sisters, Otis, Lillian and Marie. Survivors are ...

Bridgette Hubbard

Bridgette Hubbard, 47, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga Inc.

Homer Van Vleet Jr

Homer Van Vleet Jr., 92, of Spartanburg, S.C., died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 19, 1921, in Decatur, Ill., he was the son of the late Homer Joseph and Leota Coffin Van Vleet, and ...

Beulah Justice

Beulah Tipp Justice, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. She was 91 years old. Beulah was born in Lacrosse, Kan., was raised in Pocatello, Idaho and was a member of the Army Air ...

Mark Kay

John Mark Kay, 57, of Chattanooga, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was always willing to help those in need and passionate about his family and friends. Known by his middle name, Mark, he was born to the late Jack ...

Patricia Cunningham

Patricia Kelley Cunningham Jun. 27, 1949 - Jan. 30, 2006 Eight Years When I am sad and lonely and everything goes wrong, I seem to hear you whisper, "Cheer up and carry on." Each time I see your picture, you ...

Lillian Keith

Lillian Keith, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343. 423-531-3975.

Bernice Mayo

Bernice Veronica Mayo, 86, of Harrison, went home to be with the Lord and her loving husband, Wayne Martin Mayo, on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. She was born on Jan. 17, 1928, in Waialua, Oahu, Hawaii. At age 23, she ...

Peg Brehmer

Peg N. Brehmer, 87, of Bettendorf, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus, Davenport. Peg Nagel was born June 27, 1926 in Memphis, the daughter of Charles and Mona Coyle Nagel. She graduated ...

Patricia Mynaugh

Patricia Sutton Mynaugh, 81, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Patricia graduated from Tyner High School and attended UTC. She enjoyed fine cuisine, art, classical music and books. Her greatest attribute was her acceptance and unconditional love for ...

Bonnie Strickland

Bonnie James Strickland, 78, of Chattanooga, passed away, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in a local hospital. He was formerly employed by Ross-Meehan and was a member of Church of Jesus. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and ...

Rick Carlisle

Marion Richard Carlisle, 54, of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

Marcus Payne Sr.

Marcus Tarvaros Payne Sr., 38, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 in a local hospital. He was preceded in death by his father, Leroy Payne Jr. Survivors include his mother, Georgia Ann (George) Wheeler; companion, Misty Tuders; sons, ...

Jerry Brooks

Jerry Lebron Brooks, 61, departed this life on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, in Nashville, He was born Sept. 12, 1952 to Mary L. Evans and the late Horace Brooks. Jerry was a graduate of Ooltewah High School and was a ...

Allen Brostrom

Allen W. Brostrom passed away Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 in Tahlequah, Okla., at the age of 84. He was born Nov. 25, 1929 in Lake City, Minn. Allen entered the United States Air Force Nov. 16, 1948 and was honorably ...

Edith Roach

Edith Faye Roach, 82, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at her home. She was born May 7, 1931 in Palmer, Tenn., to the late Clayton and Janie Dykes Lockhart. She was a member of New Liberty Baptist ...

David Spain

David Clark Spain, 49, of Pikeville, Tenn., formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. David was born in Birmingham, Ala., but grew up in Chattanooga, where he attended school. David played all sports while attending and graduating from ...

Lola Carter

Lola Baker Carter, 93, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. Mrs. Carter was a graduate of Central High School, former member of Highland Park Baptist Church and retired from BlueCross and BlueShield of Tennessee. She was preceded ...

Johnny Thompson

Johnny Thompson Johnny Mack Thompson, 78, of Chattanooga, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at his residence. He graduated from Rossville High School and served in the U.S. Army where he played the clarinet and saxophone in the military band, he ...

Barney Coffman Sr. SOUTH PITTSBURG

Barney "Pete" Lee Coffman, Sr., 67, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Visitation today 5-9 p.m. CST at Rudder Funeral Home in Bridgeport, Ala. Funeral at 3 p.m. CST Sunday, in the funeral home chapel. Interment in Cumberland View Cemetery in ...

Leonard Pharr

Leonard Pharr, 100 years old, of Chattanooga went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. He grew up in the Chattanooga area and moved to Norfolk, Va., to take a job with the Norfolk Naval Shipyard. After ...

Bobby Norris BEERSHEBA SPRINGS

Bobby Eugene Norris, 68, departed this life for a better land, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was retired from the Carrier Corporation and was a member of the Hubbard's Cove Church of God. He was born in Beersheba Springs on ...

Pamela Carver

Pamela Sue Carver, 62, of Lupton City, Tenn., passed away on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 after a brave and courageous fight with pancreatic cancer. She was born on June 20, 1951 in Ann Arbor, Mich., where she lived for over ...

Bessie Allen SUMMERVILLE

Bessie Irene Allen, 90, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. Surviving:children, Cindy Bell, Tim Allen, Neal Fulton; brother, Billy Coker; Friend, Iris Plummer; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Graveside services, 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, at Greenhills Memory Gardens. No visitation. Coffman ...

Eugene Clark

Eugene Clark, 85, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in a local hospital. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He retired from Erlanger Hospital after many years of service. He attended Zion Baptist Church. He ...

Richard Ellis MENLO

Richard "Rick" Lee Ellis, 62, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was born April 2, 1952. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Mary Bell Ellis. Survivors include his wife, Brenda Ellis; daughter, Amy (Zack) Vaughn, ...

Dr. Francis Fesmire

Dr. Francis Miller Fesmire Jr., 54, passed away suddenly on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Francis was a distinguished emergency physician, treasured teacher, beloved father, husband, son and brother. An avid student of history, Francis held a particular fondness for the ...

Edwin Krajesky ROSSVILLE

Edwin "Johnny" Krajesky, 81, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was a member of Tri County Baptist Church for 25 years. Edwin was a veteran of the ...

Richard McKaig LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN,

Richard Norman McKaig passed and went to heaven, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, with loved ones at his side. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Kyzer McKaig; and parents, Mary Lou and Hugh McKaig. Remaining family include, Pat ...

Irene Dave

Irene G. Dave, 87, departed this life on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at her residence. Services will be held at noon on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Westside Baptist Church, 4001 Hughes Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37410, with Pastor Timothy D. ...

Margaret Montieth ROSSVILLE

Millie Margaret Montieth, 69, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at her residence. Margaret was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and north Georgia areas and was a graduate of Lakeview/Fort Oglethorpe High School. She retired from Olan Mills/Lifetouch ...

Wanda Thompson SOUTH PITTSBURG

Wanda Rae Thompson, 88, died on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at a local health care facility. Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson. 423-531-3975.

James Palmer SAUTEE

James Buford Palmer, 70, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Palmer was born Feb. 7, 1943 in Dalton, Ga., to the late George E. and Ruby Wofford Palmer. He was a member ...

Brittni Frank

Brittni Renee Frank, 20, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 together with her son, Nolan James Fuller. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Bill Ricketts. Survivors include her parents, Angie Ricketts Carson, of Soddy-Daisy and ...

Robin Sponberger RINGGOLD

Robin Marie Phillips Sponberger, 56, departed this life Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at her home. She was a Probation Officer with the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice for 13 years and was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in ...

Lullean Barton

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Mary Harris DAYTON

Mary Anna Harris, 77, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Rhea Medical Center. Mary was a lifelong resident of Rhea County, of the Baptist faith, a lifetime member of Boots and Roses Linedance Club. She found the Mary Harris Tri ...

Sarah Frost

Sarah Alice Frost, of Hixson, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. She was 82 years old. Sarah was born and raised in Keener, Ala., and has been a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area. ...

Dorothy Long

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George Woods Sr

George Woods Sr., 48, passed away on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, in Chattanooga. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.

Randal Pinion

In loving memory Randal Pinion Feb. 1, 1939 - Jan. 15, 2014 It hurt so much to lose you, we wish you could have stayed....God needed you in Heaven, just in time for your birthday. You don't need a party, ...

Sarah Frost

Sarah Alice Frost, of Hixson, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. She was 82 years old. Sarah was born and raised in Keener, Ala., and has been a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area. ...

Harold Johnson PIKEVILLE

Harold Eugene Johnson, 71, passed away Thursday, Jan 30, 2014. He was a member and attended West End Church of God. Harold retired as a manager of the Shipley Basket Factory. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother ...

Brenda Kilgore SEQUATCHIE

Brenda Jean Caldwell Kilgore, 65, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2013. She was preceded in death by her mother, Evie Odella Green; father, Gene Allen Couch; son, Tommy Caldwell; sister, Gail Couch; brother, Gary Couch. Those left to cherish her ...

Lois Von Canon

Delores Jean Hartman Von Canon, "Lois," was a long time resident of Lookout and Signal Mountains. Lois passed away Jan. 28, 2014, in the company of her family after a brief illness. She was born on June 26, 1939, in ...

Rev. Henry Groseclos

e Rev. Henry M. Groseclose, of Hixson, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was 83 years old. Arrangements will be announced by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist.

Dorothy Conner

Dorothy LeVan Conner, 72, of Hixson, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at her residence. A devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Dorothy was born to make everyone happy which she accomplished so well. She never met a stranger ...

Edith Roach

Edith Faye Roach, 82, of Chattanooga, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at her home. She was born May 7, 1931 in Palmer, Tenn., to the late Clayton and Janie Dykes Lockhart. She was a member of New Liberty Baptist ...

Robert Davis

Robert Lee Davis, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. A native of Chapel Hill, Tenn., he attended Nathan Bedford Forrest School. He was a member of Standifer Gap Baptist Church and was retired from Duracell USA in ...

Eddie Boatfield

Eddie Lebron Boatfield, 57, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Mr. Boatfield was born and raised in Chattanooga. He was a graduate of Lookout Valley High School, class of 1974, and was currently employed at Fed Ex ...

Bernice Mayo

Bernice Veronica Mayo, 86, of Harrison, went home to be with the Lord and her loving husband, Wayne Martin Mayo, on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. She was born on Jan. 17, 1928, in Waialua, Oahu, Hawaii. At age 23, she ...

Molly Pryor

Molly Kate Pryor, 33, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. Molly was born in Chattanooga, to parents Andrew C and Betsi Pryor. Molly attended Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences and graduated from ...

Willie Edwards

In loving memory Willie Mae Edwards Dec. 8, 1923 - Feb. 1, 1997 Gone from this earth, but never from our hearts. God bless and keep you. Til we meet again. Deeply loved and missed by your husband, Willie Mack, ...

Mark Kay

John Mark Kay, 57, of Chattanooga, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. He was always willing to help those in need and passionate about his family and friends. Known by his middle name, Mark, he was born to the late Jack ...

Ellen Rice

Ellen Loomis Burton Rice, 87, of Hixson, passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. She received a degree in education from the University of Virginia, was active in local, state and national politics and was a world traveler. Ellen was of ...

George Fletcher

George Fletcher, 86, passed away on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in Chattanooga. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Thomas Odum

Thomas Odum, 60, passed away on Friday, Jan. 30, 2014, at a local hospital. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

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