Gregory, Billie

Retired Special Education Teacher

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Billie Gregory, 79, of Chattanooga, died on Wednesday, December 26, 2012.  

A resident of Chattanooga most of her life, she was a retired special education teacher, having taught in the Chattanooga and Memphis public school systems.  She was a member of Tyner United Methodist Church

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Gregory.  

She is survived by her two sons, Richard and Christopher (Janelle) Gregory; two granddaughters, Christina and Heather Gregory, and four great-grandchildren. 

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29, in the chapel with Bo Barclay officiating.  Burial will be in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.  

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.  

Visitation is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday at Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.  

Please visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.


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