Anderson, Mary Katherine King

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Mary Katherine King Anderson, 91, of Chattanooga, and formerly of San Diego, California, died on Wednesday, December 26, 2012.

Mrs. Anderson was born in Chattanooga on Dec. 19, 1921. She was the daughter of the late Russell M. and Elizabeth Millwood King.  

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy L. Anderson, to whom she was married for more than 50 years.  

Mrs. Anderson was a communicant at Saint David's Episcopal Church in San Diego. She was a graduate of Chattanooga City High School.  She retired as a vice president at Security Pacific Bank in San Diego.

Survivors are her niece and nephews, Carol and Herbert Lackey, Russell T. King Jr., and David Lee King; her great niece and nephews, Dr. Kim and Dr. Bob Fisher, Dr. and Mrs. Lebron and Heather Lackey, and Joshua David King; several great-great nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Dec. 28, from 4-7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7453 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga.  

The memorial service will follow the visitation on Friday at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.  Burial will be at a later date in San Diego. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Baroness Foundation at Erlanger Hospital,  in appreciation of the care she received the physicians and staff.

Friends may view the memorial tribute and sign the guest register by visiting www.heritagefh.com.

Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, is in charge of the arrangements.


Buff, Kathryn

Ka thryn   Buff , 88, of Ringgold, died at her home on May 3, 2105. She was born in Oneida, Tn., to the late Edward and Ethel Zumstein. She was a graduate of Ward-Belmont Preparatory School and Junior College, Katherine Gibbs School, New York, and also studied at the University of Georgia. She was an emeritus member of the Eastern-Star and past matron of Ringgold chapter ... (click for more)

Woodruff, Nathan Leon

Nathan Leon Woodruff, 92, a Tennessee native and resident of Collegedale,  Tennessee, and Altamonte Springs, Florida, died peacefully early Friday morning, May  1, 2015, at a hospital in Orlando, Florida. He attended First Presbyterian Church in  Chattanooga. He was a veteran of World War II and of the United States  Air Force, completing 35 bombing ... (click for more)

Reilly, Elizabeth Ann (LaFayette)

Elizabeth  Ann  Ritchie  Reilly,  81,  of  LaFayette, Georgia and  formerly  of  Marietta,  Georgia  died  on  Sunday, May 3, 2015.  As  one  of  His  servants,   Ann  was  always   witnessing  to  others  to  become  a  Christian. ... (click for more)

Bingham, Diane (Rocky Face)

Diane Bingham, 57, of Rocky Face, GA, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at her residence. She attended Crosspointe Christian Centre. Diane is survived by her husband, Ron Bingham of Rocky Face; daughter and son-in-law, Erin and Nathan Ware of Atlanta, GA; sons and daughter-in-law, Eric and Kayla Humphries of Clarkston, GA and Matt Humphries of Hixon, TN; father and mother, ... (click for more)

Only 2 Bradley County Commissioners Support 30-Cent Wheel Tax

After a lengthy debate, only two members of the Bradley County Commission voted in favor of a 30-cent wheel tax on Monday night. The measure needed 10 votes to pass. Several commissioners said a wheel tax would have certainly brought on a petition for a referendum and then defeat at the polls. Commissioner Jeff Yarber said the last wheel tax lost by 70 percent in a referendum. ... (click for more)

Agent Says Drug-Selling Traffic Was So Brisk Outside Brainerd Pill Mill That A Guard Was Necessary

An IRS agent testified Monday that so much drug peddling was going on outside a Brainerd "pill mill" that the owner had to hire a security guard. Scott Kennedy said all who went to the O'Neill Clinic got drugs from Dr. Ishaan Al-Amin, who earlier pleaded guilty to charges of illegally dispensing controlled substances and tax evasion. It was testified that in November 2011 ... (click for more)