Peck, Caroline Mitchell (Cleveland)

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Caroline "Carolyn" Mitchell Peck, 65, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Monday, November 5, 2012 at her residence. 

She was a member of Broad Street United Methodist Church. An accomplished seamstress and cook, she was also an active insurance agent with Horace Mann Insurance Company. Above all, she was a devoted mother and wife. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Leroy and Margaret Renfro Mitchell; brothers, Bobby Mitchell and Ronnie Mitchell; and an infant sister, Naomi Mitchell. 

She is survived by her husband of 34 years, James Peck of Cleveland; her children, Shelley McCarter and husband Roy of Cleveland, Chris Norton of Athens, Andrea Bredwell and husband Michael of Decatur, John Peck and wife Ashley of Nashville, Jayme Peck of Knoxville, Jim Peck and wife Robin of Cleveland, Sherry Kirsche and husband Steve of Jacksonville, FL and Kim Sylvester and husband Chris of Jacksonville, FL; 17 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sister, Gail Finley and husband Robert of Athens; brother, Jerry Mitchell of Decatur; and several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral Services will be Friday, November 9, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Pastor Paul Mitchell officiating. Interment will follow in Sewee Cemetery in McMinn County with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service. Pallbearers will be Matthew Goforth, Joshua Norton, Hunter Ballew, James Peck III, Adam Mitchell and Chris Duggan. 

Family will receive friends on Thursday, November 8 from 4-8 p.m. at the Ralph Buckner Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements. 

Carolyn waged a courageous two-year battle with cancer, and the family asks that in lieu of flowers contributions be made to the Memorial Healthcare System Foundation, 2525 de Sales Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37404 in Memory of Carolyn Peck for Cancer Research or Cancer Support Services. 

Carter, Donna (Etowah)

Donna Carter, of Etowah, Tennessee, died on Monday, May 25, 2015. She was born July 17, 1941 on Fortner’s Ridge to James Frederick and Margaret Edna (McDowell) Clark. She was the oldest daughter of ten children. She graduated from Claiborne County High School and attended Business School at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. Donna married in 1963 and had three ... (click for more)

DaRocha, Ana Marie (Ooltewah)

Ana Marie DaRocha, 52, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015. She was born on November 22, 1962. Ana was preceded in death by her father, Alfonso Pedro. She is survived by her mother, Marie Antoine Pedro; and three children, Brandon, Daniel & Leana.  There will be no formal services at this time. Companion Funeral Home has ... (click for more)

Dorothy "Corky" Bridge

Dorothy “Corky” Bridge, 86, of Chattanooga, died at Morning Pointe of Hixson on Thursday, May 28, 2015.   Corky was a Red Cross Volunteer and she volunteered at Memorial Hospital for over 30 years. She was a member of Brainerd United Methodist Church.   Corky was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William Bridge and her son, William “Scooter” ... (click for more)

Lisa Burkhart Levi

Lisa Burkhart Levi, 44, of Ringgold, Georgia, died on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 in a local hospital. Lisa was born in Heidelberg, Germany, she also resided in Hawaii and Texas before moving to Chattanooga in her early teen years.  She had been in the insurance business for the past 28 years and was currently employed with Weeks and Peters Insurance Company. A 1988 graduate ... (click for more)

Work To Start Later This Year On Major Reworking Of U.S. 27 Downtown; 31 Walls To Be Erected As Cameron Hill Faces More Cuts

Work is set to start later this year on the $80 million reworking of U.S. 27 in downtown Chattanooga. TDOT's Jennifer Flynn said all of the right of way has been acquired and construction bids are tentatively scheduled to be opened in August.  The 1.4-mile project includes U.S. 27 from I-24 to south of the Olgiati Bridge.  Work was completed earlier this year ... (click for more)

2 Hurt At Soddy Daisy In Train/Car Accident

Two people were hurt in a train and car accident in Soddy Daisy. More information will follow as it becomes available.   (click for more)