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


Holloway, Brenda Faye

Brenda Faye Holloway, 62, died on  May 26, 2015  at a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by John P.  Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Price, Walter, Sr.

Walter Price, Sr., 69, died on  May 26, 2015  at a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by John P.  Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.   (click for more)

Stephens, Donald Ray (Benton)

Donald Ray Stephens, 78, of Benton, TN, passed away Monday, May 25, 2015, at his residence. He was a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather, and a faithful and active member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. He retired from Bowater after 36 years of service. He was a member of Ocoee Lodge 212, Chattanooga Scottish Rite 32nd degree, active in the Polk County Baptist ... (click for more)

Waldrop, Christine Stone (Benton)

Christine Stone Waldrop, 87, of Benton, TN, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015 at her residence. She was a 61 year faithful and active member of Mt. View Baptist Church. She loved to go to church and cook. Her family will always remember Sunday as “Mammaw Day”. After church they gathered at her house for lunch and enjoyed the food she had lovingly prepared. She enjoyed her Sunday ... (click for more)

Cleveland Councilman Banks Critical Of City Manager Casteel, But Several Council Members Come To Her Defense

Cleveland City Councilman Richard Banks on Tuesday afternoon was critical of City Manager Janice Casteel, but several other council members came to her defense.   The council, at the end of the discussion, voted to establish an evaluation process for city employees.   Ben Moore, a retired pharmacist and life-long resident of Cleveland told the council ... (click for more)

City Council Looking Into Need For City Court

City Council Chair Carol Berz on Tuesday brought up the issue of whether, under its charter, the city is required to have a City Court. She also asked Assistant City Attorney Phil Noblett to look into the issue of whether the city is required to have two divisions of City Court. Attorney Noblett said he also will look into the ramifications of the Municipal Court Reform Act ... (click for more)