Beene, Stella (South Pittsburg)

Monday, December 24, 2012

Stella Beene, 89, of South Pittsburg, TN, died Monday, December 24, 2012 at her home.

Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Rogers Funeral Home as soon as they are available.


Forester, Lois Broom (Rock Spring)

Lois Broom Forester, 96, of Rock Spring, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 20, 2017 in a local health care facility. Mrs. Forester was born in Chattooga County, on June 8, 1920, to the late Joseph M. and Nancy Naomi Broom and has resided in the Rock Spring area for several years. She was a member of Center Grove Baptist Church where she loved to sing in the ... (click for more)

Jones, Roger "Kip" (Old Fort)

Roger “Kip” Jones, 57, of Old Fort, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 at a local hospital.  He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church.  He loved to fish and be with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Karl (Tommy) Jones; and mother-in-law, Mary Black.    He is survived by his wife, ... (click for more)

Sharon Ruth Thomas Cecil

Sharon Ruth Thomas Cecil, 63, died on February 19, 2017.   She was born in Niles, Mi., on July 24, 1953, and grew up in Paris, Il. After graduating from Paris High School, Sharon attended Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. for a year before moving to Chattanooga to go to nursing school at Baroness Erlanger Hospital School of Nursing. It was a friend from nursing ... (click for more)

D.L “Tom” Sylvester

D.L “Tom” Sylvester, 90, of Chattanooga, passed away at his residence on February 21, 2017 He was a veteran of the United States Navy and served in World War II. He was serving aboard the USS Franklin when it was hit by enemy fire. The ship received more damage than any other ship in that battle and never sank. He received the Asiatic Pacific Victory Medal and also served on ... (click for more)

2 Shot Tuesday Afternoon On Windsor Street

Chattanooga Police responded on Tuesday to the 2100 block of Windsor Street, on a report that two people had been shot.   Upon arrival, officers located two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Their injuries are non-life threatening at this time. Both victims were transported to a local hospital by Hamilton County EMS.   Two suspects were reported to police. ... (click for more)

Erlanger Reports Dramatic Increase In Flu-Like Illnesses

The number of influenza-like illnesses treated at Erlanger Health System shows a dramatic increase compared to this time last year.  Erlanger reported treating 156 patients with flu like illnesses between Feb. 12 and 18 of this year. This represents a significant increase from the seven cases reported during the same week last year and 15 cases reported approximately a month ... (click for more)