Wilcox, Daniel Riley (Reliance)

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Daniel Riley Wilcox, 71, of Reliance, TN, passed away Friday, December 21, 2012 at his residence. 

He was a member of Archville Baptist Church in Reliance.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Elzie and Velmer Ruth Hedden Wilcox; and brothers, Jerald and Cecil Wilcox. 

He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Rymer Wilcox; children, Mike Wilcox, Raina Wilcox and Alexus Wilcox all of Reliance; three grandchildren; siblings, Harold and Elaine Wilcox of Cleveland, Bruce Wilcox of Benton, Darris and Sue Wilcox of Reliance, Dale and Sandy Wilcox of Reliance and Hubert Wilcox of Reliance. 

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, December 24, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Reverend Wilfred Wright and the Reverend Steve Dill officiating. Interment will follow in Archville Baptist Church Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service. 

The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 23, from 6-8 p.m. at the Higgins Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.


Spoons, Mark William (Bryant, AL)

Mark William Spoons, 46, of Bryant, Alabama, passed away, Sunday, September 25, 2016. He is survived by his parents, William Spoons, Bryant, AL and Linda Spoons, Stevenson, AL; daughters, Emily Faith Spoons and Courtney Spoons, both of Bryant, AL; brother, Jeremy Jason Spoons, Flat Rock, AL; and one granddaughter, Addison Spoons. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. EDT ... (click for more)

Moore, Edna Mae McKaig (New Salem)

Edna Mae McKaig Moore, 93, died on Sunday, September 25, 2016. She was a homemaker and member of Ascalon Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arvel G. Moore; son, Gary Dale Moore; parents, Drew Grover and  Sara Virginia Neal McKaig; sisters, Blanche Romine, Inez Smith, Etta Autry; brothers, Calvin McKaig, Howard McKaig, Monroe McKaig and Leonard ... (click for more)

Thomas E. "Tom" Bibler

Dr. Thomas E. "Tom" Bibler,  79, of Chattanooga, died on  September 24, 2016,  peacefully in his sleep.  Tom was born in Muncie, In., on Dec. 7, 1936. He graduated from Burris High School in Muncie and received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Stanford University and a doctorate in education from Ball State University. Tom married Nancy Ann (Fisher) ... (click for more)

Etta Louise Hackler Sherrill

Etta Louise Hackler Sherrill, 80, of Ringgold, Georgia, died on Sunday, September 25, 2016. A native of Jellico, Tn., she had lived in the North Georgia, Chattanooga area for the past 61 years. She was a member of Indian Springs Church of God and retired from Kroger in Dalton, as deli manager after 40+ years of service. She was preceded in death by lifelong companion, William ... (click for more)

DA Pinkston Files Petition To Declare 2 Gangs A Public Nuisance

District Attorney General Neal Pinkston filed a petition on Monday asking that two Chattanooga gangs, the Gangster Disciples and the Grape Street Crips, and their members be declared public nuisances. General Pinkston is also "asking that injunctive relief be given to the law-abiding residents of East Lake by establishing a Safety Zone that covers most of their neighborhood." ... (click for more)

2 Boaters Die In Suspected Carbon Monoxide Poisoning On Chickamauga Lake

Two boaters and their pet were pronounced dead at the scene of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning on Chickamauga Lake.  Kristy D. James and Mike L. Richardson of Chattanooga were reported missing to the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office earlier in the day by a concerned family member. The boaters had not been heard from since Saturday. Tennessee Wildlife Resources ... (click for more)