Cavin, Patricia Ann Hodge

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Patricia Ann Hodge Cavin, 57, of Ringgold, Georgia, died on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at her residence. 

A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was a former employee of Choo Choo Customs where she worked for seven years and was of the Baptist faith. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Annie “Polly” Stapp Hodge. 

She is survived by her husband, Howard “Connie” Cavin Jr. of Ringgold, daughter, Sherry Goins of Ringgold, son, Terry Cavin of Ringgold, sister, Joyce Hensley of Cleveland, brother, Steve Hodge of Ringgold, five grandchildren, one great-grandchild, several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Jerry Davis and Pastor Jackie Swanson officiating. Interment will follow at Woodstation Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends on Friday, Dec. 28, from 5-9 p.m., and Saturday until funeral time at the funeral home. 

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold. 

An online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com


Welch, William

William Welch died peacefully after an extended illness at Kindred Respiratory Rehabilitation Hospital on October 23, 2014 and is now with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He was 83 years old and was surrounded by family at his passing. Bill was a native of the Chattanooga area and lived in the city most of his life. He served proudly in the Navy during the Korean War and ... (click for more)

Champagne, William “Bill” Herbert

William “Bill” Herbert Champagne, 71, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, died on October 23, 2014. He was born on Dec. 29, 1942 in Detroit, Mi. He was a part of the Ministry Team at Free to Worship Revival Center in Soddy Daisy. He is survived by his wife, Kimberly Champagne; his children, Jennifer Edwards, Christopher Edwards, Katie and (Nicholas) Mullis, Brittany Edwards and Mike ... (click for more)

Bailey, James Wesley "Jimmy" Sr. (Cleveland)

James Wesley “Jimmy” Bailey, Sr., 71, a resident of Cleveland, died early Thursday morning in an Emory University Hospital inAtlanta, Georgia. Jimmy was the son of the late Elizabeth Scoggins Bailey and Garnett Bailey. His brother-in-law, Leo Green also preceded him in death. Jimmy was retired from M&M Mars with over 18 years of service. He enjoyed camping, antique cars, ... (click for more)

Evans, Ja Coby Demarrge (Summerville)

Ja Coby Demarrge Evans, 30, of Summerville, Georgia, died on Monday, October 20, 2014 at Floyd Medical Center. Mr. Evans was born Dec. 29, 1983, in Rome, Ga., the son of Stacey Dimaggio Evans and Monica Diane Ford. Ja Coby was educated in the Chattooga County School System and graduated in 2005.  He was a member of the Mount Zion Church in Coosa, Ga., where he attended regularly. ... (click for more)

Mayor Berke, Chattanooga Police Department, And Community Members Reach Out To Group Members To End Violence

The city of Chattanooga held a call-in on Thursday night, as part of the Violence Reduction Initiative. Dozens of law enforcement officials, community members, social service providers and clergy gathered to deliver a message to over 20 members of violent groups in Chattanooga. Family members of the probationers watched the call-in from another building. Although the call-in was ... (click for more)

Tribute Service For Luther Masingill Held At Historic Engel Stadium

It took a place as big as historic Engel Stadium for Chattanooga to say goodbye to their beloved Luther. Hundreds came Thursday afternoon to pay tribute to Luther Masingill who died early Monday morning after a radio career that spanned an amazing 74 years. It was clear from all who spoke that he was considered not only a radio personality, but also a role model. One after ... (click for more)