Alverson, C. Lynn

Thursday, August 24, 2006

C. Lynn Alverson, 74, of East Ridge, died at his home on August 23, 2006. He left this world surrounded by his loving family.

Mr. Alverson was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area, was a U.S. Air force veteran serving during the Korean Conflict, and he retired in 1992 from the U.S. Postal Service on Shallowford Road with 36 years of service.

His parents, Ben and Dixie Alverson, preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Sharon Alverson; children, Anne Alverson of Fairbanks, Ak., Lynda Hughes of Chattanooga, David and Mugdha Alverson of Lexington, Ky., and Robert and Dawn Alverson of Soddy Daisy; brother and sister-in-law, Ken and Jenny Alverson of Knoxville, Tn.; sister, Martha Alverson of Chattanooga; nine grandchildren, Laurie, Glinda, Ashley, Mary, Maggie, and Melissa Alverson, Alex Hughes, Gabriel Lewis, and Jacob Alverson.

Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com.

There will be no services at his request, but friends and family are welcome at his home.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga at 4355 Hwy 58 Suite 101 58 Commons Building Chattanooga, TN 37416 or to the American Cancer Society at 850 Fort Wood Street Chattanooga, TN 37403.

Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, Rossville.



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