Hartline, Frank

Former Vice President At Provident Life Insurance

Monday, December 24, 2012

Frank Hartline, 85,  passed  away on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at a local hospital. 

He was born in Knoxville, on  June  29, 1927,  to Granville and Harriet Hartline, both of whom predeceased him.

He was also predeceased by his wife of many years, Catherine Everett Hartline. Siblings are Jim (Gerry) Hartline of Virginia, Bob  (Virginia) Hartline of Cleveland, Marian (Bill) Jamborski  of Knoxville, and Shirley Hartline, who predeceased him, and Polly  (Trin) Wooten of Rossville, who survives him. Children are Susan Hartline, who predeceased him, and Rick Hartline and Linda Hartline Johnson, both of Cleveland, who survive him. Grandchildren are Ashley (Brad) Wolfe, Alex Knight, and Creed Knight. Great-grandchildren are Avery Wolfe and Ian Wolfe, all of Chattanooga.

After school, Frank went to work at Delta Air Lines as a ticket clerk. Then he moved on to be an underwriter for Provident Life Insurance where he worked until he retired, advancing to be a vice president. He loved to tell stories of his travels for Provident and people he met.

He was a talented lifetime inventor, who loved to tinker in his shop. His other favorite hobby was traveling and meeting new people with whom to talk.

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral  Home at Ashland Terrace. 

Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.  

There will be no service.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Elmcroft Senior Care, and the staff of Memorial Hospital for their extraordinary kindness and care of Frank at the end of his life. Also thanks to the staff at Lane Funeral  Home, who have always taken care of our family and relatives through the years at this time of need, for their outstanding kindness and professional care. 



Clark, Cynthia W.

Cynthia W. Clark, 83, of Chattanooga, passed away on November 19, 2017, after a lengthy illness.  Cynthia was last employed by the Chattanooga Police Department.  She was well known and loved by many in her community as a result of her tireless social and political efforts to raise awareness and bring positive change to her community. Cynthia was preceded ... (click for more)

Barlow, Florrie

Florrie Barlow, 86, passed away on  Thursday, Nov. 23, in Chattanooga.   Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue,  423 622-9995 . (click for more)

Allen, Jack B. (Summerville)

Jack B. Allen, Sr., age 80, of Unity Church Road, Summerville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017, in a Rome hospital.  A native of Chattooga County, Ga., he was born to the late Middleton Allen, Jr. and Naomi Bolling Allen, on May 30, 1937.  Mr. Allen was a member of the Summervile First United Methodist Church, an entrepreneur, served in the U. S. ... (click for more)

Scerbo, Sharon E. (Decatur)

Sharon E. Scerbo, age 58, of Decatur, Tennessee, a loving mother, grandmother, and sister, went home to be with the Lord on November 22, 2017 at the U.T. Medical Center.  She was a native of Cleveland and a daughter of the late Lynn and Buena Dalton. She was of the Baptist faith.  She was preceded in death by two husbands, Darrell Hill and Richard Edwards and two ... (click for more)

Hixson Burglary Suspect Tries To Swim Away; Deputies Catch Him In Borrowed Boat

A Hixson burglary suspect on Wednesday tried to swim away from deputies, but to no avail.   The proprietor of Chattanooga Fish and Fun was notified when his camera system was triggered by an individual attempting to break into his business. The owner immediately contacted the Sheriff's Office and drove to the business location.   As deputies arrived on scene, ... (click for more)

5 Disinherited Adopted Children Of Dr. J. Don Brock May Share In Rich Estate After All

Five disinherited adopted children of the late Chattanooga businessman J. Don Brock may share in his large estate after all. After losing at the trial court and appeals court level, the plaintiffs won a victory at the Tennessee Supreme Court. Justice Cornelia Clark ruled in favor of the adopted children and remanded the case to the trial court for settlement of the estate. ... (click for more)