Sammons, Muriel J.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Muriel J. Sammons, 42 of Chattanooga, died on Sunday, October 28, 2012. 

Funeral services will be held at the Greater Tucker Missionary Baptist Church Saturday, Nov. 3, at noon. Interment will be at Lakewood Memorial Gardens.

The body will lie in state after noon on Friday, Nov. 2, and the  family will receive friends today from 5-7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


Cunningham, Minnie

Minnie Cunningham, 90, passed on  March 27, 2017,  at a local hospital.   Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave.,  423 622-9995 . (click for more)

Devries, Ruby A.

Ruby A. Devries, 64, of Ringgold, Georgia, passed away on Saturday March 25, 2017 at her home. She loved her family to the moon and back and she will be dearly missed by all that knew her. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Mae Garner; four brothers; and one sister. She is survived by her children, Eddie Daily (Jackie), Lisa Goins and Jessie Devries (Kayla); ... (click for more)

Whitten, Donna Ruth (Cleveland)

Donna Ruth Whitten, 81, of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away at her home on Sunday, March 26, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Rufus and Marie Warner; sister, Annabelle; and her husband, R.B. Whitten. She is survived by a daughter, Sandra (Andy) Hamby; sons, Bruce Whitten and Rick (Roxie) Whitten; three brothers, Robert, Johnny, and Billy Warner; three sisters, ... (click for more)

Parker, Mike Laverne (Pikeville)

Mike Laverne Parker, 61, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Sunday, March 26, 2017. Mike was an outdoors person and was a logger for many years. He enjoyed gardening and watching the birds. Mike attended Pikeville Church of God.  Preceding Mike in death were his parents, L.V. and Hazel Givens Parker; and brother, Jeff Parker. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Ruth ... (click for more)

Marquis Perry, 20, Killed In 3-Car Accident In Dalton On Saturday

Marquis Perry, 20, was killed in a  fatal three-vehicle crash on the South Bypass in Dalton just south of Sawgrass Drive  on Saturday  at approximately  4:30 pm . The crash happened when the driver of a black Ford Mustang traveling southbound on the bypass for some reason left its lane of travel and crossed over the center line and hit a 2004 Chevy ... (click for more)

Cedric A. Williams, 38, Arrested For Multiple Burglaries

Cedric A. Williams, 38, responsible for four business burglaries, was arrested by Chattanooga Police.  Teamwork, corroboration, and communication between three detectives working separate cases led to the arrest of the man targeting Hispanic-owned businesses in Chattanooga,, officials said. On Wednesday, March 8, Tienda Maya located at 1939 Central Ave. was burglarized. ... (click for more)