Huskey, William Clifford

WW II Veteran Was Active in Baptist Missions Work

Saturday, November 19, 2005

Rev. William Clifford Huskey, of Chattanooga, died on November 19, 2005 at Erlanger Medical Center. He was 78 years of age.

He was a native of Florence, AL. He was a member of the Hamilton Baptist Church and had more recently attended the First Alliance Church. He was a United States Navy veteran having served in World War II.

He served with Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) for more than 40 years in the Caribbean Islands and also in church planting. He started the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Decatur, AL, the Somerville Baptist Church in Somerville, AL, and the Faith Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg, TN. He served in the home office from 1970-2000.

He was the son of the late Jesse and Frances Huskey of Florence, AL.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mavis S. Huskey of Chattanooga; one daughter and son-in-law, Regina and Phil Stuart of Chickamauga, GA; one son and daughter-in-law, John and Shannon Huskey of Rossville, GA; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters, Betty Scales of Woodstock, GA; Louise Kidd of Florence, AL; one brother, Robert Huskey of Austin, TX.

Funeral services will be held on Monday at 2:30 p.m. in the East Chapel with Dr. James Ray, Rev. Lee Peters, and Rev. Jim McNair officiating. Burial will follow at Lakewood Memory Gardens, East with full military honors.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 3-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI).

Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 404 South Moore Road, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Please share your thoughts and memories at
Mem.com



Johnson, James Jr.

Mr. James Johnson, Jr., 50, of Rossville, passed away Nov. 21, 2017. Mr. Johnson was a lifelong resident of the area and of the Church of God faith. James is preceded in death by step father, Carl Simpson; special aunt, Connie Walker; and step brother, Lawayne Simpson. Survivors include his children, Austin and Joshua Johnson; loving mother, Wilma Simpson; Kimberly (Tim) ... (click for more)

Johnson, Ruth Williams

Ruth Williams Johnson, 88, of Hixson, Tennessee, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Ruth was a member of Abba’s House (Central Baptist Church), and Lydia Life Group.   Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Charlies Johnson; grandson, Clark Jackson; brother, Bill Williams. Ruth is survived by her son, Jimmy (Janet) Jackson; sister, Jean ... (click for more)

Harper, Virginia Headrick (Dalton)

Virginia Headrick Harper, 83, of Panama City, Florida and formerly of Dalton, passed away Friday, November 17, 2017 at her residence.  She was the daughter of the late Fredrick and Rosa Mae Bearden Headrick and was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Harper; daughter, Tina Gail Harper and a grandson, Billy Helton.  Virginia was a member of Dogwood Valley Baptist ... (click for more)

Bearden, Robert Earl (Trion)

Robert Earl Bearden, Sr., age 62, of Trion, Georgia, and formerly of Tunnel Hill, passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Alice Bearden; and brothers, Gary and Eddie Bearden. Mr. Bearden was a member of Ridgedale Unity Church of God. Survivors include his wife, Jane Bearden of the residence; daughter and ... (click for more)

City Council Votes On 1st Reading To Lower Rain Retention Requirement In South Chickamauga Creek Basin

The City Council on Tuesday voted to lower the requirement for rainwater retention in the South Chickamauga Creek basin. The move from holding the first 1.6 inches to one inch had been requested by the Home Builders Association and the Berke administration. Sandy Kurtz, longtime leader of the South Chickamauga Creek Greenway Alliance, said the resolution was "not yet ready ... (click for more)

Former Pilot Regional Account Specialist Says Former President Mark Hazelwood Approved Of Fraud

When well-known attorney Rusty Hardin on Tuesday asked a former Pilot regional account specialist if she believed that former president Mark Hazelwood knew of a plan to cheat trucking firms he didn't get the answer he expected. Holly Radford told a jury in Chattanooga, "I know he had knowledge of the rebate schemes that were going on. "I had conversations with him about it ... (click for more)