Silvers, Leatha (Old Fort)

Friday, November 09, 2012

Leatha Silvers, 76, of Old Fort, TN, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2012 in a Chattanooga health care facility. 

Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced by Fike Funeral Home when they become available.


Vaughn, Beulah M. (Cleveland)

Beulah M Vaughn, 84, of Cleveland, TN, passed away on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.  She was born on February 1, 1930 to the late Carl and Lillie Mae Callihan.  She was a lifelong resident of this area.  Beulah loved looking at flowers, bird watching, reading, and watching Westerns.   In addition to her mother and father, she was preceded in death ... (click for more)

Cooke, Annie Kathryn King (Cleveland)

Annie Kathryn King Cooke, 91, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Born in Martin, TN on May 30, 1923 to William Walker and Mary Lou Clement King, she was a graduate of Martin High School and the University of Tennessee Junior College. During World War II she worked in the payroll department for the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge, Tennessee. It ... (click for more)

Wilfredo “Wil” Jose Murillo

Wilfredo “Wil” Jose Murillo, 60, died on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Wil born in Managua, Nicaragua to the late Angela Rosa Mendoza Rojas and Wilfredo Socorro Murillo Ortega. He worked as an assistant vice president in Corporate Real Estate for Unum Group for over 32 years. Wil was a member of Urban Land Institute, CCIM Institute (former board member of East Tennessee Chapter), ... (click for more)

Charlotte Welton Burrows

Charlotte Welton Burrows, 51, died on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. She was a native of Chattanooga and a resident of Harrison. Charlotte was an extremely gifted artist who loved oil painting. She was a member of Bayside Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Scott Burrows. Survivors include her daughter, Heather (Tristan) Barker, of Lafayette, Ga., ... (click for more)

EPB Officials Huddle With Attorneys Over City Street Lighting Issue

EPB board members huddled with attorneys on the issue of billing for city street lights on Friday morning. EPB Chairman Joe Ferguson asked for the private session with attorneys Rick Hitchcock and Tom Greenholtz of Chambliss Bahner. Don Lepard, owner of Global Green Lighting, earlier filed a $10 million "whistle blower" lawsuit, claiming overbilling by EPB on street lighting. ... (click for more)

City Council Taking Applications From Those Interested In Serving On City IDB

The City Council is taking applications from those interested in serving on the city industrial Development Board (IDB).   There are four vacancies on the board that has been in the news for its controversial approval and re-approval of $9 million in Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for developers of Aetna Mountain. Resumes are due by Sept. 29.   ... (click for more)