Coker, Muriel (Rocky Face)

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Muriel Coker, 91, of Rocky Face, GA, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2012 at Hospice of Chattanooga.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Coker; parents, Emma and Lee Helton; sister, Jewel Kimbler; brother, Leonard Helton; and grandson, Jeffrey Coker.

She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Turtletown, TN.

She is survived by her three daughters and sons-in-law, Shirley and Doug Couch of Dalton, Phyllis and Lamar Hayes of Rocky Face and Brenda and Bill Brown of Georgetown; two sons and daughter-in-law, Roger and Sue Coker and Larry Coker, all of Decatur, TN; sisters, Mildred Newman of Cleveland and Betty Denton of Hixson; grandchildren, Steve Bigham, Renee Long, Keith Hayes, Amy McNelley, Bryan Loudermilk, Tammy Dements, James Coker, Stephanie Echols and Kenneth Coker; 18 great- grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held Thursday, November 8 at 11 a.m. at the Westside Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Van Smith officiating. Burial will be at Little Brasstown Baptist Church Cemetery in Brasstown, NC.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home, Wednesday, November 7 from 5-9 p.m.

Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Westside Chapel, Rocky Face, is in charge of funeral arrangements. 


Woodward, Sharon Jo (Dayton)

Sharon Jo Woodward, 63, of Dayton, Tn., died on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. She was employed at Olan Mills for more than 20 years. Her parents, Samuel and Joyce Grant, and her step-father, John Webb, preceded her in death. Sharon is survived by her husband of 18 years, Thurman Ralph Woodward and her brother, John Grant. She will be missed by all who knew her. Visitation ... (click for more)

Bramlett, Charles Allan Sr. (Dalton)

Charles Allan Bramlett Sr., 82, of Dalton, GA, passed away Monday, August 18, 2014 at Hamilton Medical Center.  Charles was born July 28, 1932 to the late Lloyd and Tilea Bramlett; and was also preceded in death by his first wife and mother of his children, Jane Mitchell Bramlett; son, Andrew Bramlett; and brothers, Lloyd Jr., Richard and Kenneth Bramlett.  Survivors ... (click for more)

John Phillip Tinker

John Phillip Tinker, 73, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, August 18, 2014. John retired from the U.S. Government with over 22 years of service. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. John was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Nadene Tinker; mother, Pearl Tinker; sister, Ann Nichols; mother and father-in-law, Milton and Oneida Warfield; and brother-in-law Jerry ... (click for more)

Arthur Welch

Arthur Welch, 82, of Georgetown, died on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. A lifelong resident of Ooltewah and Georgetown, Mr. Welch retired from Dixie Portland Flour Mill after 36 years of service. He enjoyed the mountains, gardening, music and time with his family and friends. He was the son of the late John and Jessie Welch and was also ... (click for more)

East Ridge, Red Bank Mayors Facing Opposition In Upcoming Election

Mayors of East Ridge and Red Bank are facing opposition in the upcoming election. East Ridge Mayor Brent Lambert is being opposed by the vice mayor, Jim Bethune, and by citizen activist Frances Pope. Red Bank Mayor John Roberts will be going up against Commissioner Rick Causer in the at-large race. Commissioner Causer, even if he loses, will be able to keep his current District ... (click for more)

Man Charged In Westview Elementary Rampage Under Treatment At Moccasin Bend

The 22-year-old charged with a rampage through Westview Elementary School is under treatment at Moccasin Bend Psychiatric Hospital, officials said. Aaron Roden had been set for his first court appearance on Thursday morning. Attorney Allen Dunn of the public defender's office said the hearing needed to be delayed. A status court appearance will be Sept. 23 at 1:30 p.m. Sheriff ... (click for more)