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As the areas only locally, family-owned and operated funeral home & cremation service, we pride ourselves on offering the very best.

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Our Mission Is

To give extraordinary value to our client-families;
To provide dignified care for the deceased;
To facilitate meaningful services for the living which commemorate the lives of their loved ones;
To provide an affirming environment for our staff to achieve their professional potential;
To contribute to the betterment of our community with education and grief support.


Our Obituaries

Audrey Ruth Sloan Dunn Grant

May 8, 2015

Audrey Ruth Sloan Grant, 85, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday May 7, 2015. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, Audrey was a former employee of Dixie Yarn where she worked for over 20 years, was a member of Catoosa Baptist Tabernacle, and was a member of the VFW Auxillary. She is preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Dunn; second husband, Warren F. Grant; parents, Sidney...
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Jack Harris

February 2, 1933 - May 7, 2015

Jack Harris, age 82 of Chickamauga, passed away on Thursday, May 07, 2015 surrounded by his family. He was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and was of the Baptist Faith. Jack retired from Rossville Mills in 1995 after more than 20 yrs., was an avid NASCAR Fan, enjoyed watching baseball and sitting on his front porch. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, who will be...
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Juanita A. Henry

August 9, 1925 - May 6, 2015

Juanita A. Henry, 89, of Chattanooga Valley, GA went home to be with the Lord on May 6, 2015. She was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga Valley and a founding member of the Chattanooga Valley Presbyterian Church where she taught children's church for more than 40 years. She was formally employed by Morse Brothers Green House & Nursery for 25 years before retiring from Walker County Board of...
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Clarence Monroe Wooden

November 12, 1924 - May 5, 2015

Clarence Monroe Wooden, 90, of Rossville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga & North Georgia areas and was a member of South Rossville Baptist Church, where he also taught Sunday school for more than 20 years. He retired from C. D. Genters in Chattanooga after more than 15 years of service as a supervisor and enjoyed...
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Birda Linam Cantrell

May 4, 2015

Birda Ruth Linam Cantrell age 79, of Fort Oglethorpe, GA passed away Monday – May 4, 2015. She was born in Harrison, TN to the late Frank & Mae Massengale Linam. She had previously resided in Chicago, IL, Daytona Beach and Orlando, FL, and Northwest Georgia. She was a former employee of Salem Carpet and of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed shopping, eating out and traveling to the Smokey...
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Liddie Lee Lynn

January 20, 1937 - May 4, 2015

Liddie Lee Griffith Lynn, "Mamaw", passed away on Monday, May 4, 2015. She was born in Whitwell to the late Mildred Mae Griffith and moved to Ringgold in 1961. Liddie was of the Baptist Faith and enjoyed listening to Elvis and spending time with her grandkids. She was a loving mother and grandmother, who will be greatly missed. She was also preceded in death by her son, Truman Prichett and...
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Doris Elaine Hall

July 13, 1956 - May 4, 2015

Doris Elaine Hall, 58, of Rossville went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, May 4, 2015 after a long and courageous battle with Hepatic Encephalopathy and cerebrovascular accident. Doris was born on July 13, 1956 in Chattanooga, Tennessee to the late Walter & June Henry and had lived in the Chattanooga & North Georgia areas for most of her life. She was a member of Calvary Church of...
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Kathryn Buff

May 3, 2015

Kathryn Buff, 88, of Ringgold, passed away at her home on May 03, 2105. She was born in Oneida, Tennessee to the late Edward & Ethel Zumstein. She was a graduate of Ward-Belmont Preparatory School and Junior College, Katherine Gibbs School, New York, New York, and also studied at the University of Georgia. She was an emeritus member of the Eastern-Star and past matron of Ringgold chapter #245...
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Lizzie Fulps

October 4, 1922 - May 2, 2015

Lizzie Fulps, 92, Of Rossville, GA, passed away on May 2, 2015. Lizzie was a resident of Rossville for more than 64 years and was of the Baptist faith. Before retiring, Lizzie worked for Rossville Convalescent Nursing Home for many years. She is preceded in death by her parents; Robert and Zada Miller, children; Ted Fulps, Mary Sue Raley, Wanda Fulps, and Ricky Fulps, grandchildren; Teresa...
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Roberta Woodall Boyd

November 6, 1912 - May 1, 2015

Roberta Woodall Boyd, 102, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, May 1, 2015. She was born in Marshall County, Alabama to the late, Conrad Columbus Woodall, Sr. and Lillie Mae Melton Woodall, and had lived in the Chattanooga & North Georgia areas for most of her life, as well as West Palm Beach, Florida for more than 20 years. She was a member of the Rossville Church of Christ...
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Norma Lee Broome

January 31, 1933 - April 28, 2015

Norma Lee Broome, age 82 of LaFayette, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, 2015. She was born to the late Roy and Emma Johnson Stewart in LaFayette and was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church. Norma was a graduate of LaFayette High School and was employed by Caron Spinning and Barwick Mills for many years. She was a loving mother and grandmother, who enjoyed spending time with her family. ...
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Bettie R. Lempke

April 27, 2015

Bettie Ruth Lempke, 82 of Rossville departed this life Monday, April 27, 2015. She was born in Boaz, Alabama to the late Henry Kage Daniel and Laura Fowler Pack. Bettie retired from Roxbury Carpets as a supervisor and was of the Baptist Faith. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ronald "Bob" Lempke, son, Phillip Smith, grandson, Jason Smith, brothers, Arbert Daniel and Winford...
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Archer Ray Taylor

April 12, 1932 - April 27, 2015

Archer Ray Taylor, 83, of Chickamauga, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, April 27, 2015. He had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life and attended Yates Springs Full Gospel Church. He was a Corporal with United States Army having served during the Korean War and was previously employed with Crystals Springs for more than 30 years. He had most recently...
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Debra Kay Songer Roach

April 26, 2015

Debra Kay Songer Roach, 51, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday April 26, 2015. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area she was a former employee of Pilgrim's Pride where she worked as a LPN and was a member of Hwy. 27 South Church of Christ in LaFayette, Georgia. Debra is preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Lee Songer Sr. and Geneva Barbara Gordy Songer; and sister-in-law Diane...
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Ronnie Jason Bradshaw

April 26, 2015

Ronnie Jason Bradshaw, 30, of East Ridge, Tennessee, passed away Sunday April 26, 2015. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia Chattanooga area he was a former employee of Amazon and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Tunnel Hill, Georgia. He is preceded in death by his step-brother, Eric Pursley; grandparents, Clyde and Ruth Cummings and grandfather, Henry Albert Bradshaw. He...
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Henry Alton "Bud" Moore

April 26, 2015

Henry Alton "Bud" Moore, 86, of LaFayette, Georgia passed away Sunday April 26, 2015. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, he was a self-employed painter and carpenter for over 40 years and was a member of Dry Creek Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his wife, Maura Ruth Waters Moore; son, Ronny Moore; parents, Henry and Maclena Williams Moore; brother, Larry Moore and...
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Hershel G. Frazier

April 23, 2015

Hershel Green Frazier, 69 of Rossville departed this life Thursday, April 23, 2015 at his home. He was born in Scottsboro, Alabama to the late Luther & Hattie Frazier. He retired from Southern Wholesale Log after 20 years of service there and attended Cowboy Church in LaFayette. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Jean Frazier and sister, Louise Brownfield. The family wishes to...
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Neva Stringer

April 23, 2015

Neva Christine Stringer, 83 of Chattanooga departed this life Thursday, April 23, 2015. She was born in Potosi, Missouri to the late Clyde White and Zelma Blair. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Lonnie Stringer, second husband, Henry Dodson. Survivors include her children, Robert (Karen) Dodson, Patty (David) Brooks, Sandy (Gene) Whaley, Alan (Kathy) Stringer, brothers,...
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James E. Sells

April 12, 1930 - April 22, 2015

James Eddie Sells, 85, of Chattanooga, TN went home to be with the Lord and Savior on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. James was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga & was of the Baptist faith. He was a Corporal in the United States Army having served during the Korean conflict & was a recipient of the Presidential Unit Citation and several other awards. James had a passion for older cars & was a...
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Kathy Scealf

September 13, 1954 - April 21, 2015

Kathy Irene Scealf "Nanny" passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the age of 60. Kathy was born on September 13, 1954 in Chattanooga, TN. She was a loving, attentive and devoted mother, grandmother & sister. Kathy had never met a stranger & all the neighborhood kids referred to her as "Nanny." Kathy is preceded in death by her parents; Charles L. Scealf of Chattanooga, TN & Lois S. Giles...
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Ira Lee Headrick

October 18, 1932 - April 20, 2015

Ira Lee Headrick, 82, of Ringgold, Ga, passed away on April 20, 2015. He was of the Baptist faith. Ira, known to many as Grouchy, was a resident of the north Georgia his whole life. He is preceded in death by his loving wife; Lillian Marie Headrick, parents; Wayne and Ora Headrick, brothers; Mark Headrick, Ralph Headrick, Millard Headrick, Jim Headrick, and Bob Headrick, sister; Mary...
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William "Bill" Prescott

April 20, 2015

William "Bill" Floyd Prescott, 84 of Flintstone departed this life Monday, April 20, 2015 at his home. He was born in Flintstone to the late Samuel & Roxie Prescott. Bill served in the United States Army and later retired from Ford as Service Manager. He was a member of Flintstone Baptist Church. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Edna Pardue, Wallace "Bud" Prescott, and Harold...
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James Curtis Crocker

August 22, 1933 - April 19, 2015

James Curtis Crocker, 81, of Crandall, GA, went home to be with the Lord on April 19, 2015. James was a lifelong resident of the north Georgia area and a member of the Baptist faith. He served our country in the US Army. He was an electrician for Delta Airlines for over 30 years, was a talented pitcher in fast pitch softball for Combustion, as well as many other teams, and was a member of the...
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Lewis F. Brock, Sr.

October 29, 1936 - April 19, 2015

Lewis Franklin Brock, Sr., age 78 of Ft. Oglethorpe, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 19, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and a member of Abba's House, Chattanooga. Lewis worked for Erlanger for 9 yrs. and was a loving Husband, Daddy, Paw and Brother, who will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sam and Vedia Cathy Brock; sisters,...
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Dorothy Ann Gifford

October 11, 1966 - April 19, 2015

Dorothy Ann Gifford, 48, of Fort Oglethorpe, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015. She was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and attended Cross Connection Assembly of God. She was a licensed cosmetologist and served the North Georgia area for many years and was a loving and devoted daughter, sister, mother and grandmother who will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She...
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John Green

April 18, 2015

Mr. John William Green age 82, of Blairsville, GA went home to be with The Lord Saturday - April 18, 2015. He was born in Lacey Springs, Alabama to the late William Edward & Ruth Dunn Green. He was a longtime resident of the Northwest Georgia and Chattanooga area before moving to Blairsville in 1994. He was a longtime member of Temple Baptist Church in Chattanooga, TN. He was a former used car...
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Rev.Winifred "Gene" Early, Sr.

July 26, 1938 - April 17, 2015

Reverend Winifred Eugene "Gene" Early, Sr., age 76, of Rossville, GA, went home to be with The Lord on April 17, 2015. He was born in Chattanooga, TN, and was a lifelong resident of the Northwest Georgia and Chattanooga, TN area. He served his country in the U.S. Navy. Gene was a skilled carpenter and could work on just about anything. He was the former owner of GE Service Company and had...
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Bobby Joe Rogers , Sr

September 30, 1945 - April 16, 2015

Bobby Joe Rogers, Sr., 69, of Rossville, Ga, went home to be with the Lord on April 16, 2015. He had lived in the Rossville area for most of his life and was of the Baptist faith. Bobby was a Veteran in the United States Army and was an Expert Marksman. He was an avid Civil war buff, as well as a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. ...
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Wanda C. Burns

April 26, 1947 - April 15, 2015

Wanda Carolyn Burns, 72, of Rossville, Ga, went home to be with the Lord on April 15, 2015. Wanda was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and a member of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her loving husband; Robert Burns, mother; Mrytle (Boatfield) Frost, and son; Robert Burns. She is survived by her father; Joe Frost of Rossville, Ga, sons; Eddie Burns of...
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James W. "Bill" Dunn

April 14, 2015

James Willis "Bill" Dunn, age 80, of Rock Spring, passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at his residence. Mr. Dunn was owner/operator of Dunn's Garage for many years. He was preceded in death by his Wife, Peggy Logan and a Son Dennis York. He was survived by Three Daughters, Becky Clark and Kathy Harris, both of LaFayette, Ga. and Annette Champion of Dalton, Ga. Three Sisters, 5...
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Paul R. Williams, Sr.

April 13, 2015

Paul Rhea Williams Sr., 75, of Ringgold, Georgia, went to his Heavenly home Monday, April 13, 2015. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area, he was owner and operator of Paul Williams A-1 Septic Service for 45 years and was a member of Hill Crest Church of Christ. He was a member of the Georgia Plumbing Trade Association and the NRA. He is preceded in death by his parents, John Rhea...
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Lee O. Hawkins

March 15, 1933 - April 12, 2015

Lee Owen Hawkins, 82, of Ringgold, GA Passed away on April, 12, 2015. He is preceded in death by his parents; Raymond and Maye Hawkins, and brother; Vern Dodd Hawkins. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. Lee is survived by his loving wife; Mary Hawkins of Ringgold, GA, children; James Dougherty of Ringgold, GA, Linda Pinette , Craig Hawkins, and Susan Lynn Poage of Arizona, 1...
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Robert "Bob" Foster

April 12, 2015

Robert R. (Bob) Foster, 80, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, April 12, 2015. Bob was born in Chattanooga, TN and lived in the Chattanooga/North Georgia area all his life. He graduated from Central High School in 1953. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 175, where he completed his apprenticeship. He then served in the U.S....
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Arthur J. Van Alstyne, Jr.

April 11, 2015

Arthur James Van Alstyne, Jr., age 86, of Chickamauga, GA passed away Saturday – April 11, 2015. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA and had resided in Northwest Georgia for the past three years. He was a longtime resident of Aiken, S.C. and was a retired Professor from the University of South Carolina at Aiken where he taught for over thirty years. He was of the Presbyterian faith. He is...
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Mary L. Stallings

April 10, 2015

Mary L. Stallings, 83, of Chattanooga died Friday, April 10, 2015. A longtime resident of Chattanooga, she was involved in her church throughout her life. Many called her "Momma". Survivors include: her sister, Ruth Herrell; five sons, Samuel Stallings, Beijing, China, James, John, Richard, and Ronald Stallings, all of Chattanooga area; twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren...
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Jesse "Pete" Kinsey, Sr.

April 18, 1946 - April 8, 2015

Jesse "Pete" R. Kinsey, Sr., 68, of Rossville, Ga, went home to be with the Lord on April 8, 2015. He was the son of the late Willie and Susie Kinsey and obtained a love for nature and animals during his lifetime here in the north Georgia area. Jesse retired from Southwest Transport after more than 17 years of service. He was also a believer in the Baptist faith and was loved by all who knew...
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Margaret Calvo

August 24, 1923 - April 8, 2015

Margaret Calvo, 91, of Fort Oglethorpe, GA, went home to be with the Lord on April, 8, 2015. A lifelong resident of Fort Oglethorpe, Margaret was a member of Frist Baptist Church, as well as an advocate for the mentally challenged. She is preceded in death by her parents; Jim and Lela Minor; loving husband; Johnny Calvo, and daughter; Donna Calvo. She is survived by her daughter; Tina Calvo...
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Mary Jean Rood Wills

April 8, 2015

Mary Jean Rood Wills, 80, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday April 7, 2015. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area. She was a former employee of Beaulieu of America where she worked for 43 years and was a member of the Ringgold First Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her father, Joel Albert Rood; mother, Louise Partin Rood; son, Mike Wills; sister, JoAnn Fleming and brother...
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Joe Joedy Bates

August 28, 1934 - April 6, 2015

Joe Franklin "Joedy" Bates, age 80 of Rossville, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at a local hospital, surrounded by his family. He was born to the late Joe and Bonnie Stone Bates in Chickamauga, was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, and served his country in the U.S. Army. Joedy retired from the Electric Power Board (E.P.B.) as a foreman after 30 yrs., was a member of the N.G.E.M.C. for 14...
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William "Bill" Knott

April 6, 2015

William Avery "Bill" Knott, 91 of Ooltewah passed away Monday, April 6, 2015. He was born in Bridgeport, Alabama to the late Ward & Eva Knott and served six years in the United States Navy aboard the USS Nashville and the USS Naos in the South Pacific and the Aleutian Islands during WWII. Bill was owner/operator of motels and several rental properties in the Chattanooga area until his...
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Delores J. Catlett

April 5, 2015

Delores Jean Catlett, 67 of Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia departed this life Sunday, April 05, 2015. She was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee to the late Gordon & Mary Catlett. Delores worked for Southern Wheels Magazine for 25 years, and was a member of Rossville Church of Christ. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Gordon Lee Catlett, Jr. Survivors include her sisters, Carolyn...
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Barbara Campbell Underwood

April 5, 2015

Barbara Irene Campbell Underwood age 66, of Rossville, Georgia went home to be with The Lord Easter morning – April 5, 2015. She was born in Chattanooga, TN to the late Reverend Grover & Vena Lands Campbell. She was a former employee with Walker County School Board where she worked as a Student Administrator in the Head Start Program. She had resided most of her life in the Northwest...
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Anna Kirkland Brock

April 3, 2015

Anna Pearl Kirkland Brock age 78, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday – April 3, 2015. She was born in Vonore, TN to the late Charlie C. & Earlie Mae Mills Kirkland. She had lived the past forty seven years in Ringgold, GA and was of the Baptist faith. She was a homemaker and had also worked at E.T. Barwick Mills, Peerless Wolen Mills, Synthetic Industries and was a caregiver to many...
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Cynthia A. Tutton

May 27, 1940 - April 3, 2015

Cynthia Ann Tutton, 74, of Fort Oglethorpe, GA, passed away on April 3, 2015. She is preceded in death by her parents; J.D and Beulah Mae Cooley, her son; Jimmy Long, and brother; Lavern Stansbury. She is survived by her loving husband; William Ray Tutton of Fort Oglethorpe, GA, Brother; John "Dowell" Cooley of Rossville, GA, sister; LaChristia (Matthew) Amos of Woodstock, GA, many...
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Jeanette Broom

April 9, 1953 - April 2, 2015

Jeanette Broom, 61, of Rossville, Ga went home to be with the Lord on April 2, 2015. Jeanette was a resident of the North Georgia area for most of her adult life and will be truly missed by all who knew her. She was a member of the Christ First Church in Ringgold, Ga. And was of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her parents; Charles and Emma Jernigan, and loving husband; James...
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Jeffery Max Estes

August 31, 1974 - April 2, 2015

Jeffery Max Estes, 40 of Ringgold, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 2, 2015 while doing the job he loved down in Florida. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was of the Christian faith. He graduated from Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High School Class of 92 and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a member of IBEW Local #175 since 1994 and was...
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Wallace Lee Anderson

April 2, 2015

Wallace Lee Anderson, 83, of LaFayette, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 2, 2015. Lee was a member of the Second Baptist Church for 47 years, and a US Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a local businessman, who owned and operated Anderson Cone Company for 35 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Mary Anderson, brother, Henry Anderson, brother, Albert...
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Woodrow Doug Westbrooks

February 22, 1969 - April 2, 2015

Woodrow Douglas "Doug" Westbrooks, age 46 of Rossville, passed away on Thursday, April 02, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of Rossville and was of the Christian Faith. He was a loving son, brother, nephew, and cousin, who will be greatly missed. Doug was preceded in death by his grandparents, Woodrow and Virginia Smith, aunt, Judy Robertson and uncle, Jimmy Bo Smith. He is survived by...
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Cleo Elizabeth Williams

April 10, 1932 - March 31, 2015

Cleo Elizabeth Williams, age 82 of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga and was of The Church of God Faith. Cleo was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, who will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her parents, John & Lucy Irene Holden, 5 sisters and 1 brother. Cleo is survived by...
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Casey Charisse Galyon

May 7, 1986 - March 30, 2015

Casey Charisse Galyon, 28, of Rossville went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 30, 2015. She was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and attended Liberty Baptist Church in Dalton. She was a loving and devoted mother and daughter who will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Rev. Charles & Virginia Brock and cousin,...
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Raymond Douglas Burnette, Sr.

September 6, 1950 - March 30, 2015

Raymond Douglas Burnette, Sr., 64 of Rossville passed away Monday, March 30, 2015. He had lived in the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas most of his life and was of the Christian faith. He was a Marine Corp Veteran having served during the Vietnam War and was previously employed with Profab Inc. as a Welder for more than 23 years. He enjoyed fishing, spending time with his family and was a...
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Michael J. Mooney

March 30, 2015

Michael James Mooney, 60 of Chickamauga, departed this life Monday, March 30, 2015. He was born in Chattanooga to the late Bill & Pearl Mooney. Michael was of the Pentecostal Faith and loved fishing, NASCAR, and playing his guitar. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, April Kitchens and his sister, Sharon "Spook" Jewell. Survivors include his loving wife of 28 years, Rhonda Mooney...
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Patricia Ann "Pat" McCollum McMillon

March 29, 2015

Patricia "Pat" Ann McMillon, 74, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday March 29, 2015. A native of Alexandria, Louisiana, she has lived in the Ringgold area for the past 45 years. Pat was a member of the Ringgold First Baptist Church where she served on several church committees. She was also voted Mrs. Cenla for the U.S. Navy in Alexandria, Louisiana. Pat was a great wife, mother and...
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Charles R. Waters, Jr.

December 8, 1962 - March 28, 2015

Charles Richard "Chuck" Waters, Jr., age 52, of Ringgold, passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and was a member of North Whitfield Missionary Baptist Church. Chuck was the service manager at Lookout Mountain Peterbilt in Ringgold for the past 11 yrs., was an owner/operator over the road truck driver for 22 yrs. and was a loving husband, father, son, ...
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Jo Ladell Robinson

August 7, 1936 - March 26, 2015

Jo Ladell Robinson, 78 of Rossville departed this life Thursday, March 26, 2015. She was born in Chattanooga to the late Marcus & Myrtle Crye. She worked in retail for Miller Bro., Hess's Department Store, and retired from Dollar Tree after 14 years of service. Jo was a member of Greens Lake Road Church of Christ in East Ridge. She was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. ...
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Dr. Paul A. Nassour, MD

February 28, 1942 - March 26, 2015

Doctor Paul Anthony Nassour age 73, died peacefully at his home on Elder Mountain, TN on March 26, 2015. He was surrounded by his loving wife, Judi, of 40 yrs and his beautiful daughter Michi. Paul was affectionately called "Doctor Nasty" by his friends. He was well known in the North Georgia-Chattanooga area as a distinguished emergency medicine physician. Dr. Nassour was loved and...
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Russell Thomas Williams

March 25, 2015

Russell Thomas Williams age 67, of LaFayette, GA passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015. He was born in LaFayette, Georgia to the late Russell & Sarah Thomas Williams. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War where he received the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, recipient of three Purple Hearts, two Overseas Bars...
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Iva McDaniel Herron

July 6, 1935 - March 24, 2015

Iva McDaniel Herron, 79, of Chickamauga, GA, departed this life Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Born in Rome, GA to the late Sam and Clementine Elliot, she had lived in Chickamauga for most of her life and was a member of the Rossville Seventh-Day Adventist church. She loved gardening as well as spending time with her beloved family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was preceded in...
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Nancy Campbell Singleterry Lang

March 23, 2015

Nancy Elizabeth Campbell Singleterry Lang age 76, of LaFayette, GA passed away Monday - March 23, 2015. She was born in Walker County to the late Paul M. & Bertha Lou Parker Campbell. She was a former resident of Eureka, California and Bradenton, Florida. She was a former employee with Tropicana and had also worked as registered nurse in Bradenton, FL. She enjoyed making crafts and working in...
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Elizabeth M. Silvers

June 6, 1935 - March 22, 2015

Elizabeth Mary Silvers, 79, of Chickamauga, Ga, passed away on March 22, 2015. A resident of North Georgia for more than 35 years, she was of the Catholic faith and a member of Saint Gerard's Catholic Church in Fort Oglethorpe, GA. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother who will be missed by all who knew her. She is preceded in death by her parents; Joseph and Mary ...
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Donna Johnson

March 22, 2015

Donna Sue Johnson, 52 of Chickamauga departed this life Sunday, March 22, 2015. Donna was preceded in death by her father, Clyde White and was of the Baptist Faith. Survivors include her husband of 11 years, Steve Johnson of Chickamauga, mother, Judy White of Cleveland, children, J.D. (Kimberly) Chase of Chattanooga, Jessica (Michael) Grover of Harrison, Melanie Johnson of Michigan, Stevie...
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Ronald Hayes Raby

November 19, 1954 - March 22, 2015

Ronald Hayes Raby, 60, of Rossville, GA, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015. He was born in Jacksonville, FL on November 19, 1954 to Lawrence and Betty (Posey) Raby. Ronald was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga TN. He is preceded in death by his Father and two brothers; Rocky Underwood and Michael "Hip" Kelly. Survivors include his mother; Betty (Posey) Turner, son; Michael (Courtney)...
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Barbara Jane Maton Truett

March 21, 2015

Barbara Jane Maton Truett, 62, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Saturday March 21, 2015 at her residence. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was of the Christian faith. She is preceded in death by her father, William Taft Maton; and two brothers, Bobby Gene Maton and Donald Maton. She is survived by her daughter, Kimberly Truett Reed of Sale Creek, TN.; mother, Hazel Short...
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Frances Maureen Phelps Norman Bratcher

October 24, 1935 - March 19, 2015

Frances Maureen Phelps Norman Bratcher, 79, of Old Fort, Tennessee went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 19, 2015. She had lived in the Flintstone and Lookout Mountain areas for most of her life and was a member of Freedom Fellowship in Cleveland, TN. She was previously employed with the State of Tennessee as a Pre-School Teacher for more than 21 years before retiring in...
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Billy Joe Harrison

June 4, 1949 - March 19, 2015

Billy Joe Harrison, 65, of Chickamauga, Georgia, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on March 19, 2015. He had lived in the Chattanooga & North Georgia areas for most of his life and was a member of Battlefield Baptist Church. Billy had worked in the Restaurant Industry for many years in local area Shoney's and retired from Crystal Springs Smokehouse after more than 9 years as a chef. He...
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Mary Joan Tabor

October 24, 1937 - March 18, 2015

Mary Joan Whittenburg Tabor, age 77 of Chickamauga, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 surrounded by her family. She was born to the late Charlie Clayton and Ruie Elizabeth Whittenburg in Crossville, TN and has been a resident of the Chattanooga Area since 1958. Joan was a member of Cross Pointe Community Church, was the owner/operator of Tabor Fabrics & Crafts and...
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Larry Edward Orr

March 17, 2015

Larry Edward Orr, 58, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Tuesday March 17, 2015 at his residence. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area, he attended New Bethel Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, James Edward Orr Sr. and Katherine Louise Milford Orr and brother, James' Buddy" Orr Jr. He is survived by uncle and aunt, William "Bill" and Bobbie Milford of Tunnel Hill,...
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Marie Cummings Hale

March 17, 2015

L. Marie Cummings Hale, 82, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday March 17, 2015. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area, she was a member of Welcome Hill Baptist Church. Mrs. Hale was a former employee of Shaw Industries where she worked for 10 years and loved to crostitching and quilting. She is preceded in death by her husband, Luther "Pete" Hale; son, Danny Hale; parents,...
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Johnnie Ruth Correll

March 16, 2015

Johnnie Ruth Correll, 86, went home to be with her Lord, Monday, March 16, 2015. She was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and a member of Mount Vernon Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, William Ernest and Minnie Lee Quarles Correll; sisters, Dorothy Faye Stoker, Carolyn Joyce Correll, Barbara Jean Correll, and brother, Donald Ray Correll. Ruth is survived by her...
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James Willie Smith

February 27, 1933 - March 16, 2015

James Willie Smith, 82, of Flintstone, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 16, 2015. He was surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was a member of the Chattanooga Valley Baptist Church and was a veteran of the United States Army, and served in the Korean War. He retired from Chattem, Inc. in 1996 after more than 39 years of service as a truck driver. He was...
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Joan Mary Lane

March 16, 2015

Joan Mary Dickerson Lane, age 87 of Chickamauga, passed away on Monday, March 16, 2015. She was born to the late Benjamin and Iris Dickerson in England. Joan has been a resident of Chickamauga for the past 65 yrs. and was a member of Lookout Baptist Church. She retired from Fox Fire Hosiery Mills in 1975 after 20 yrs. and was a loving mother, grandmother and sister, who will be greatly...
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Leonard Ray Cooper

August 2, 1943 - March 15, 2015

Leonard Ray Cooper, age 71, of Rossville, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga and was of the Baptist Faith. Leonard was a loving father, grandfather and brother who will be missed greatly. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Diane Cooper and parents, Albert and Edith Cooper. Leonard is survived by his children, David Cooper of...
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Margaret Perry Pursley

September 3, 1923 - March 14, 2015

Margaret R. "Granny" Perry, age 91 of Rossville, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2015. She was born to the late Eugene and Hattie Mae Smith Gilley in Cedartown and has lived in the Rossville Area for the past 62 yrs. Margaret was a member of Friendship Baptist Church, retired from E. Con Carpet Mills in 1988 after 39 yrs., and was a loving mother, grandmother, and sister who will be greatly...
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Marshall R. Taylor

March 13, 2015

Marshall Ray Taylor, 86, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015 at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and was a lifelong member of Salem Baptist Church. He served as deacon since 1967 and taught the senior adult class for many years. He served on Salem Cemetery committee as treasurer and worked to get perpetual care through the Georgia Baptist Foundation. Marshall was a...
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Mary Frances Brockman Joplin

March 12, 2015

Mary Frances Brockman Joplin, 88, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday March 12, 2015. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was a member of North Whitfield Baptist Church and had a Gospel singing group, The Joplin Family, for 30 years. Frances is preceded in death by her husband, William Leon Joplin; parents, John Dallas and Mattie Lee Poteet Brockman; Daughter, Faye Dyer-Wright;...
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Fred Williams

March 9, 2015

Fred Williams, 84 of Flintstone, Georgia departed this life Monday, March 09, 2015. He was born in Tallapoosa, Georgia to the late Fred & Kate Williams. He served in the United States Air Force and later retired from Amerisource after 17 years of service there, and he was a long time member at Flintstone Baptist Church. Fred was also preceded in death by his loving wife of 57 years, Louise...
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Bettye Marlow Sponberger Lee

March 9, 2015

Bettye Marlow Sponberger Lee, 82, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday March 9, 2015 at her residence. Born and raised in Catoosa County, Mrs. Lee attended nursing school at Baroness Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga and proudly served with the United States Air Force. After being a homemaker for many years she worked as a Lab Technician at Diagnostic Hospital and was employed by the Georgia...
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Barbara Ann Horne Broom

March 8, 2015

Barbara Ann Horne Broom, 73, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday March 8, 2015. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was a former employee of Life Touch where she worked for 30 years and attended New Bethel Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Edith Collins Horne. She is survived by her husband Nathan Broom of Ringgold, GA.; two daughters, Teresa Mathis...
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Milford "M.H." Butler

March 7, 2015

Milford "M.H." Hix Butler age 85, of Kinsington, GA passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015. He was born in Portersville, AL to the late Milphord H. & Maggie Eller Butler and had resided most of his life in the Kensington, Georgia area. He enjoyed logging and operating his own sawmill Butler's Lumber. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife: Lora Hall Butler, daughter:...
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Dorothy Mae Houser

September 26, 1939 - March 7, 2015

Dorothy Mae (Carlisle) Houser, 75, of Ringgold left this world on Saturday, March 7, 2015. She had lived in the North Georgia area for over 50 years and was of the Baptist faith. Dorothy enjoyed quilting and was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Eva Carlisle, and several siblings. Survivors include her loving husband of more than...
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Michael L. Ashook

November 11, 1942 - March 7, 2015

Michael Lynn Ashook, 72, of Ringgold, passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2015. He had lived in the North Georgia area for over 25 years and was a member of Battlefield Parkway Church of the Nazarene. Michael served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Seawolf and was a builder in the construction industry for more than 20 years. Michael was an avid outdoorsman, who loved traveling, fishing and...
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Kenneth Killingsworth

September 18, 1941 - March 5, 2015

Kenneth Lebron Killingsworth, age 73 of Lookout Valley, passed away on Thursday March 5, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga Area and was of the Baptist Faith. Kenneth retired in 2004 as an appliance repairman, after more than 30 yrs. He served his country in the U.S. Army, was an avid Cubs Fan and enjoyed fishing & traveling to Florida and Chicago. Kenneth was a loving father...
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Grady L. "Benny" Ratliff

March 5, 2015

Grady Lester "Benny" Ratliff age 71, of LaFayette, GA passed away Thursday, March 5, 2015. He was born in Birmingham, AL, had resided in the north Chattanooga area and in LaFayette for the past ten years. He enjoyed riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles with The Outlaws, Kingsmen, Hell's Angels and The Sideboards. He was of the Church of God faith and was Reverend Chief Wayaunaka of Etowah...
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Joyce J. Klein

March 5, 2015

Joyce Johnson Klein, 76 of Rossville departed this life Thursday, March 05, 2015. She was born in Columbia, Tennessee to the late Wm. & Blanche Johnson. Joyce retired from Memorial Hospital after 33 years of service there and was a member of First Bible Methodist Church in Chattanooga. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Ann Murphy, Mary Cooper, Lovania Ward and brother, Claude...
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Billy Wm. "Bill" Hale

March 4, 2015

Billy William Hale "Mr. Bill" age 83, of LaFayette, GA passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2015. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia and had resided most of his life in the Mountain Cove community. Mr. Bill enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a hardworker and had worked for Hise's Dairy in The Cove, several lumber yards, Salem Carpet and E.T. Barwick Mills. Mr. Bill was preceded in death by his...
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Edward Lamar Catlett

March 3, 2015

Edward Lamar Catlett age 86, of Chickamauga, Georgia joined his loved ones in Heaven on Tuesday – March 3, 2015. He was born in Chickamauga, GA to the late James Edward & Ila Frances Dimond Catlett. He was a lifelong resident of the Northwest Georgia area and Lamar is now forever at peace in nature. He was a member of Elizabeth Lee United Methodist Church, where he enjoyed being a part of...
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Doyle Lee Hogan

July 27, 1964 - March 2, 2015

Doyle Lee Hogan, 50 of East Ridge, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and was of the Baptist faith. He retired from Dixie Industries in 2012 after more than 28 years of service and loved racing at Boyd Speedway where he was known as "Sweet Lee Hogan". He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather who will be greatly missed by all...
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J.W. Mayne

September 7, 1937 - March 2, 2015

J. W. Mayne, 77 of Rossville left this world on Monday, March 2, 2015. He had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life and was of the Christian faith. He retired from Yates Bleachery in 2010 after more than 51 years of service and enjoyed traveling, going to the Smokey Mountains and had a passion for caring and taking in animals. Survivors include his loving wife of more...
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Walter "Buddy" Young

November 4, 1943 - March 2, 2015

Walter "Buddy" Young, 71, of Chattanooga went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 2, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and was of the Baptist faith. "Wild Man Buddy Marlo" was a professional wrestler for several years and retired from the City of Chattanooga in 2012 after more than 35 years of service. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, and...
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Frank Shields Bolt

October 24, 1919 - February 28, 2015

Frank Shields Bolt, age 95, of Arizona, passed away on Saturday, February 28, 2015. He was born in Chickamauga, but moved to the west coast in 1938. He served his country in the U.S. Navy on the "Torpedoman" submarine from 1942 to 1945. Frank retired from construction work in 1989 and was a loving husband, father, grandfather and uncle, who will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death...
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James "Jamie" Gass

February 28, 2015

James "Jamie" Gass, 50 of Chattanooga departed this life Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Maggie Ashley, and his daughter, Jennifer Allison Gass. Survivors include his daughters, Amanda (Adam) Dillinger of Ringgold, Melissa Gass of Red Bank, father, James Gass of Trenton, mother, Ruth Ann Johnson of Dunlap, siblings, Mark (Karen) Gass of Rising Fawn,...
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Wendell "Tiney" Jordan

April 28, 1946 - February 27, 2015

Wendell Sue "Tiney" Gilbert Jordan, age 68 of Rossville, passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015. She was born to the late Joseph and Mary Marie Gilbert in Chattanooga and was of the Baptist Faith. Tiney was a loving mother and grandmother, who will be greatly missed. She was also precede in death by her husband, Raymond Riley Jordan; grandson, Christopher Richard Jordan; and sister, Billie...
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Ruth Chambers

February 27, 2015

Ruth Stover Chambers, 77 of Rossville departed this life Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Ruth worked for SH Kress for many years and was the organist/vocalist at Calvary Church of God and more recently at New Covenant Holiness Church in Chattanooga. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Denton Petitt Black. Survivors include her loving husband of 22 years, Charles Chambers of Rossville,...
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James Christian

August 5, 1930 - February 27, 2015

James Robert Christian, age 84 of Rossville, passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015. He was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and was of the Baptist Faith. James retired from Wendy's International in 1994 after more than 20yrs and was a loving father, uncle and friend, who will be missed. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Pansy Mae Christian; sons, Terry Christian and Steve...
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Mary Susie Lawson Doyle

October 18, 1966 - February 25, 2015

Mary "Susie" Lawson Doyle, 48, of Rossville went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. She was raised in the Flintstone area and had lived in the North Georgia for most of her life. She was of the Christian faith and was previously employed with Erlanger Medical Center as a CNA for more than 29 years. She was a loving and devoted sister, wife and mother who will...
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Joel Levi Pemberton

February 24, 2014 - February 24, 2015

Little Joel Levi Pemberton entered heaven Tuesday – February 24, 2015. He was welcomed by his brother: Dakota Pemberton. Joel is the infant son of David Hicks and Amber Nichole Pemberton and is also survived by his sister: Jasmine Alaina Suggs, brother: Austin Hicks, grandparents: Joel Pemberton, Brian and LaShell Clayton, Earl and Sheila Clayton, great-grandparents: Donnie Pemberton and...
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Betty Rose Moore

February 12, 1923 - February 24, 2015

Betty Rose Evitt Moore of Chickamauga passed away on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. She was born on February 12, 1923, to the late Alfred Lee and Lena Gladys Andrews Evitt in Walker County, where she was a lifelong resident and was a member of Chickamauga First Baptist Church. Betty Rose retired in 1988 from Chattanooga Paper & Wooden Ware Company as a bookkeeper after more than 30 years. She...
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Kathleen Ingle Ellis

February 24, 2015

Kathleen Ingle Ellis, 84 of Ringgold departed this life Tuesday, February 24, 2015. She was born in Bessemer, Alabama to the late Claude & Stella Ingle and was of the Christian Faith. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Bernie, Bill, Leon, Bobby Ingle, husband, Clarence Ellis, sons, Ronnie and Robert "Billy" Ellis, and granddaughter, Shannon Ellis. Survivors include her...
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Edith Bell Bass

February 24, 2015

Edith Louise Bell Bass, 96 of Chickamauga departed this life Tuesday, February 24, 2015. She was born in Walker County, Georgia to the late Warren & Lillian Bell. She was a member of Mission Ridge Baptist Church and a Gray Lady at Hutcheson Medical Center. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Edward Bass, Sr. and son, Ernest Bass. Survivors include her children, Edward Bass, Jr...
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Neida Mae Scudgins

July 10, 1954 - February 22, 2015

Neida Mae Scudgins, 60 of Soddy Daisy went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, February 22, 2015. She was born in East Ridge, Tennessee to the late, Buster & Kathryn Irwin and had lived in the Chattanooga & Soddy Daisy areas for most of her life. She was of the Baptist faith and was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be greatly missed by...
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