King, Marie H.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Marie King
Marie King

Marie H. King, 96, died on December 21, 2012 at a local hospital.   

She was a member of the Orchard Park SDA Church.  She served her family as a homemaker.  Marie’s hobbies included sewing and word puzzles.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John R. King; and parents, Lonnie and Nora Abner Holloway; sister, Mary Ann Blunt; brothers, Kale Holloway and Lonnie Holloway, Jr.; granddaughter, Audrey Appleberry; grandson, Johnathan Dexter King; sons-in-law, Andrew Appleberry and Napolen Jackson.

Survivors include her daughters, Mary Jackson of Oceanside, Ca.; Johnnye Appleberry of Chattanooga, and son, Robert (Inetta) King, Chattanooga; five grandchildren, Gwendolyn (Melvin) Thompson, Avary Appleberry, Angela Appleberry, Bobby King, all of Chattanooga and Treva Jackson of Oceanside, Ca.; two great-grandchildren, Melyn and Marissa Thompson of Chattanooga; one great-great-grandchild, Cadence Thompson.

Funeral services  will be held at noon on Friday, Dec. 28, at Orchard Park SDA Church with Elder Martin Lister officiating. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Thursday, Dec. 27, and the family will receive friends from 6–7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


Terneus, Louise G. "Aunt Lou"

Louise G. “Aunt Lou” Terneus, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at a local nursing home.  Louise was of the Methodist faith. She was born in St. Louis, remaining there until moving to Chattanooga following the death of her beloved husband and high school sweetheart, Wayne Terneus.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne; ... (click for more)

Cribbs, Connie Sue Pursley

Connie Sue Pursley Cribbs, 55, of Chattanooga, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at her home.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Kate Stewart.  Survivors include her husband, J. D. Cribbs, Jr., Chattanooga; daughters, April Cribbs and BrandyCribbs, Chattanooga; parents, Barney and Anna Faye Pursley, Ringgold, GA; siblings, ... (click for more)

Green, Steven Randell (LaFayette)

Steven  Randell  Green, 68, of  LaFayette,  GA,  died Wednesday, August 20, 2014. He was preceded  in  death  by his  parents,  Charlie  and  Lillie  Lowrance  Green;  sisters,  Zula  Thomas  and  Nannie  Lee  Tracy;  and brothers-in-law,  Daniel  Clarkson and  ... (click for more)

Brannon, Ruth (Cleveland)

Ruth Brannon, 88, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at her home.  She was a member of the Methodist Church. She was a caregiver for family and anyone in need. She was preceded in death by her parents, William “Boss” Smith and Mary Floyd Smith; husband, Sam Brannon; and siblings, Clarice Floyd and L.A. Smith. Survivors include her grandchildren, ... (click for more)

Storm Brings Heavy Rain, Wind Through Area

Severe storms brought heavy rain and wind north of Chattanooga on Wednesday evening. EPB crews were dealing with power outages in Brainerd, Soddy Daisy, Shallowford-Tyner and East Chattanooga. It was a very busy evening for emergency responders in Cleveland and Bradley County. The evening storm that passed through Wednesday brought a lot of heavy rain and wind that caused ... (click for more)

Man Robbed, Stabbed At Hixson Pike Bus Stop

A man was robbed and stabbed at a bus stop on Hixson Pike on Tuesday night. At approximately 9:30 p.m., officers were called concerning a robbery at 3800 Hixson Pike. Phani Tangirala, 22, was transported to a local hospital by HCEMS for treatment of a stab wound to the abdomen. Medical personnel stated that Mr. Tangirala appeared to have a non-life threatening wound to ... (click for more)