Schrimpsher Sr., Jerry

Tuesday, March 26, 2002

Jerry Lynn Schrimpsher Sr., 56, died on Sunday, March 24, 2002, in a local hospital.

Mr. Schrimpsher was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga and of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, H.B. Schrimpsher Sr.; and brother, Doyal Ray Schrimpsher.

Survivors include his mother, Lois Schrimpsher of Harrison; and wife of 38 years, Patsy Hall Schrimpsher of Chattanooga; two sons, Jerry Schrimpsher Jr. of Dunlap, Tenn., Terry Schrimpsher of Harrison; daughter, Sherry Lewis of Soddy-Daisy; two brothers, H.B. Schrimpsher Jr. and Terry Schrimpsher of Chattanooga; four grandchildren, Jerry Schrimpsher III, Michael Schrimpsher, Gregory Huff Jr., Brandon Lee Huff, all of Chattanooga.

Graveside services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Greenwood Cemetery with the Rev. Ernest Sutton officiating.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by the Dodds Avenue Chapel of Turner Funeral Homes Inc.


Robinson, Helen Welch

Helen Welch Robinson, 90, of Hixson, TN, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Hixson Life Care Rehab Center. Helen was dearly loved by all who crossed her path. She had a loving and generous heart. Helen worked at Railway Express for 31 years until it closed, then she worked for several more years at First Federal Bank until she retired. Helen was preceded ... (click for more)

Henry, James "Wimpy"

James “Wimpy” Henry, 90, of Chattanooga, TN, died peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, July 20, 2014.  Wimpy was a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. After graduating from Chattanooga Central, Wimpy served in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He attended the University of Chattanooga and retired from DuPont ... (click for more)

Cox, Margaret Jewell (Summerville)

Margaret Jewell Cox, 91, of Summerville, GA, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Cox was born June 21, 1923, in Berea, AL, to the late William Jesse Lawson and Dora O’Bryant Lawson. She was retired from the Continental Can Company.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Glenn Humphrey. Mrs. ... (click for more)

Rogers, Jerry David (LaFayette)

Jerry  David  Rogers,  70,  of  LaFayette, GA,  died  Saturday,  July  19,  2014. He  is  survived  by  his  wife,  Rethel  Lucille  Rogers,  of  LaFayette;  son  and  daughter-in-law,  Bryan  (Linda)  Rogers,  of  Scottsboro,  AlL;  ... (click for more)

Erlanger Health System Projecting $10.8 Million Profit - With Help From $19 Million In Federal Funds

Erlanger Health System is projecting a $10.8 million profit for the upcoming fiscal year - with the help of $19 million in federal funds from a pool for public hospitals. The $19 million received in time for the current budget helped avoid a sizable deficit. The hospital is hoping the federal funds will be coming on an annual basis. At the start of the last fiscal year, ... (click for more)

Election Officials Hit 2 Snafus; Early Voting Brisk

Election officials have encountered two snafus in the early voting process, but administrator Kerry Steelman said they won't happen again. Due to a heavier turnout than was expected, Republican ballots briefly ran out on Friday at the Northgate precinct. And it was discovered after 10 people had voted, that the Domestic Partnership Ordinance was not included on the Kings Point ... (click for more)