Flippo, Garren Wayne

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Garren Wayne Flippo, 24, of Soddy Daisy, died Thursday, December 20, 2012. 

He was born April 24, 1988 in Chattanooga to Gary Flippo and Lisa Denton. Garren graduated from Sequoyah High School in Soddy Daisy and had been employed as a pipefitter and a tree trimmer. He loved his S-10 pickup, music, hiking, the color red, anything with cheese on it and good times with good friends. He was a member of Sale Creek United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his father, Gary (Jan) Flippo of Cleveland; mother, Lisa Denton of Soddy Daisy; sister, Kayla Flippo of Sale Creek; grandmother, Mary “Mickey” Bell of Sale Creek; two step-sisters, Emily (Adam) Green of Athens and Erica Jolly of Cleveland; aunts, Joy (Bruce) Cox of Crossville, Carrie (Lee) Porter of Soddy Daisy, Alisa (Mike) Price of Cleveland and Sandy (Johnny) Riley of Bakewell; uncles, Richard Denton of Graysville and Larry Flippo of Bakewell; and numerous cousins.

Funeral services for Garren will be held Saturday, December 22 at noon in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Cecil Baxter and Rev. Archie David Poole officiating. He will be laid to rest in New Providence Cemetery in Sale Creek.

The family is being served by the Vanderwall Funeral Home in Dayton where they will receive friends Friday, December 21 after 5 p.m.


Robin Huron Keef

Robin Huron Keef, 54, of Chattanooga, died on Saturday, August 31, 2014 at her home, with her loving husband and mother-in-law by her side.  A lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Robin graduated from Red Bank High School in 1978 and from Baroness Erlanger Hospital School of Nursing, Summa Cum laude, in 1987. She worked in the ER at Erlanger for many years. Rescue of animals ... (click for more)

Teague, John Mack

John Mack Teague, 77, of Soddy Daisy, died on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at his residence. He was a member of Soddy United Methodist Church and served his country in the Tennessee Army National Guard. John Mack retired from DuPont and worked at Frontrunner Athletics after his retirement. He served his community on the Bakewell Utility Commission. John Mack was preceded in death ... (click for more)

McManus, Thomas Dale (Dayton)

Thomas Dale McManus, 83, of Dayton, TN, died on Saturday evening August 30, 2014 in Dayton.  He was born in Altman, PA on March 9, 1931 to the late Jesse and Eva (Shankle) McManus.  Tom served his country with the US Army during the Korean War and received his BA at Bryan College and earned his Masters at ETSU. He was a pastor serving for many years at the Morgantown ... (click for more)

Stutz, Martin Frederick (Cleveland)

Martin Frederick Stutz, 80, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Tuesday morning, August 26, 2014. Born in Chattanooga to Horace and Elsie Stutz, Martin moved to Cleveland in 1969, where he raised a family and became a much-loved member of the community. He was a successful business owner, establishing and running Business Equipment Company for more than 30 years. Before that he worked ... (click for more)

Bradley, 24, Charged In Death Of Boy, 3; Child Had Numerous Injuries After Left With Boyfriend; Mother Was In Workhouse

Justin Dale Bradley has been charged with criminal homicide in the death of a three-year-old child, who was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday and later died. Police said Dakota James Arndt had numerous injuries over his body. Authorities said Bradley, 24, is the boyfriend of the child's mother, Brianna Kwekel, who was in the Workhouse at the time. Ms. Kwekel was serving 48 ... (click for more)

Helen Burns Sharp Asks Recovery Of Legal Fees In Successful Black Creek TIF Lawsuit

Helen Burns Sharp, citizen activist who sued to try to stop a $9 million Black Creek Tax Increment Financing (TIF) and won, is seeking to have her legal expenses paid by the city and the developers. Ms. Sharp said in a court filing that her legal bills to attorney John Konvalinka are $74,427 thus far. Chancellor Frank Brown ruled in favor of Ms. Sharp, saying the Sunshine ... (click for more)