McGowan, Nathaniel "Duke"

Monday, November 12, 2012

Nathaniel “Duke” McGowan, 64, died in a local hospital on November 9, 2012. 

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at noon at The Rose of Sharon Baptist Church. Interment: Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


Smith, Ollie Mae

Ollie Mae Smith, 89, of Chattanooga, died on Friday, August 26, 2016 in an Atlanta hospital.    Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.  (click for more)

Kearny, Ferrell Frank

Ferrell Frank Kearny, 81, of Harrison, died on Monday, August 22, 2016.   Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated,  www.CovenantFuneral.com . (click for more)

Morgan, Malcom Eugene (Graysville)

Malcolm Eugene Morgan, 68, of Graysville, Tennessee, died on Friday, August 26, 2016 at his home. He was born in Sale Creek on May 2, 1948 to the late William and Catherine (Cherry) Morgan; and was also preceded in death by his wife Rachel (Davis) Morgan; and his brother Alan Morgan. Malcolm was born and raised in Sale Creek and graduated from high school with the Sale ... (click for more)

Smith, James Wesley (Whitwell)

James Wesley Smith, 47, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016.   He was preceded in death by his wife, Tina Marie Smith; father, James Elbert Smith; mother, Shirley Quarles Terry; sister, Charlotte Marie Smith; and step-sister, Donna Burns.  He is survived by five children, James Robert “Roby” (Sarah Page) Smith, Kelly Marie ... (click for more)

Maryville Police Department's Kenny Moats Slain

Officer Kenny Moats of the Maryville Police Department was shot and killed while responding to a domestic violence call on Thursday.  Officer Moats was with the department for over nine years and was currently serving as a drug enforcement agent. Assistant Commissioner of Safety and Homeland Security David Purkey said, "It is with heavy heart that I express my condolences ... (click for more)

Auto Burglary Thwarted In Bradley County

A man has been arrested in Bradley County, after attempting to steal a vehicle. On Thursday, Deputy Jessica Morgan observed a silver truck in a church parking lot on South Lee Highway. While checking the premises, Dep. Morgan observed a male wearing a black tank top and red shorts exiting the rear window of the cab into the bed of the truck. Once the suspect noticed Dep. Morgan, ... (click for more)