Horton, Lucy Mae

Friday, June 08, 2007

Lucy Mae Horton, 98, of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, June 5, 2007.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Robert Horton; six sisters and two brothers.

She is survived by her daughter, Christine Burns; sons, John and Clarence Horton; grandchildren, Joyce Mayfield, Waukegan, Il.; Dorothy Wiley, Chattanooga; John Thomas Jr., Chattanooga; Vanessa and Francene Horton, Patterson, N.J.; great-grandchildren, Robert Wiley, Sheena Henderson, Shirley Cooke, Michael Henderson and Marvis Mayfield; nieces, Johnnie Mae Stalling, Louise Cooper of Rome, Ga.; Ann Hampton of Atlanta, Ga.; nephews, Ulysses Sullivan, Richmond Cooper of Chattanooga; Michael Cooper of Rome, Ga.; a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday at the McCallie Chapel with Rev. Oscar Lockhart officiating. Interment will be in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 7–8 on Sunday at the McCallie Chapel of Franklin-Strickland Funeral Directors.


Folliet, Kay Boles

Kay Boles Folliett, 75, died on July 22, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. She was a native of Dayton, Tn., and lived in Hixson at the time of her death. She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Lucille Farnsworth Kyle, husbands, Jim Boles and Mark Folliett; and brother, Foster Kyle. Kay, who was a deeply spiritual person, never met a stranger. She ... (click for more)

Allen, Jimmie Ray

Jimmie Ray Allen, 61, of Chattanooga, died on Friday, July 25, 2014, in a local hospital. He will be dearly missed by his friends and family at Prolex Medical Services, Comcare and Community Network Services. Survivors include his brother, Leon Allen of Robbinsville, N.C. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, July 28, at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace.  ... (click for more)

Parrish, Betty (Cleveland)

Betty Parrish, 56, of Cleveland, TN, passed away on Wednesday morning, July 23, 2014 at her home.  Betty was born on Jun 20, 1958 to the late James & Mary Suggs. She was of the Church of God faith and attended Kinser Road Church of God. Betty worked with Waffle House for 38 plus years where she made many friends.   In addition to her parents, she was preceded ... (click for more)

King, Wanda Sue Long (Chatsworth)

Wanda Sue Long King, 59, of Chatsworth, GA, died Wednesday evening, July 23, 2014 at her home.   Sue was born December 23, 1954 in Dalton, to the late Newman Felton and Edna Earl Brown Long; and was also preceded in death by a brother, Tommy Long.   She was a certified nursing assistant and worked many years at Wood Dale and Ridgewood Health Care. She ... (click for more)

One Of Oldest Log Homes At University Of The South Suffers Heavy Fire Damage

The oldest log home at the University of the South at Sewanne suffered heavy damage on Friday night. Fire broke out at the historic Rebel’s Rest at approximately 11:30 p.m. Fire units arrived a short time later, but flames were shooting high in the air. Rebel's Roost was built as the family home of Major George Fairbanks a year after the close of the Civil War. The house ... (click for more)

Corker Says Congress Needs Time To Review Plan For VA Reforms

As negotiations between the Senate and the House of Representatives over legislation to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) continue,  Senator Bob Corker urged that lawmakers have the opportunity to review a complete Congressional Budget Office (CBO) score on any final conference VA bill before taking a vote. “Our veterans deserve solutions to the systemic problems ... (click for more)