Laughridge, Zina Marie

Friday, December 28, 2012

Zina Marie Laughridge, 51, of East Ridge, died on Wednesday, December 26, 2012.

She is survived by her husband, Ronnie Laughridge, son, Donnie Hughes, daughters, Brittany Laughridge, Courtney Laughridge, brother, Tim Barfield, sisters, Libby Gaffic, Tennie Ramsey, and five grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 31, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow the service at Chattanooga National Cemetery. 

Her family will receive friends from 5-9 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 30, at the funeral home.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379. 



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