Morrison, Gloria Faye (Jasper)

Friday, December 28, 2012

Gloria Faye Barnett Morrison, 68, of Jasper, Tennessee, died on Thursday, December 27, 2012 in a Chattanooga hospital.

The daughter of the late Elisha and Mattie Lucille McClanahan Barnett, she was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church who loved the Lord and her church family.  She was a loving Mother and Grandmother and was dedicated to her family.  She was also a lifelong cook and baker who was famous for her coconut cakes and buttermilk pies.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Tom Morrison of Jasper; four sons, Tom (Gina) Morrison, Jr. of Jasper, Paul (Tonya) Morrison of Tullahoma, Tn., Tim (Ann) Morrison and John Morrison both of Jasper; sister, Nancy Daffron; brothers, Bob (Sherry) Barnett, Sherman (Linda) Barnett all of Jasper, and John (Cathy) Barnett of Huntsville, Ala.; six grandchildren, Tonia, Eric, Hannah, Katherine, Jacob and Eli; three great-grandchildren, Addalyn, Oden and Maddox. 

Funeral services will be conducted at the Jasper Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home on Monday, Dec. 31, at 1 p.m. CT with Reverend Jimmy Styers officiating. Interment will be in Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends for visitation on Saturday, Dec. 29, from 2-8 p.m. CT and on Sunday, Dec. 30, from 2-8 p.m. CT at the funeral home. 

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.rogersfuneralhome.com.


Cofer, Jo Ann "Farmer" (Birchwood)

Jo Ann “Farmer” Cofer, 70, of Birchwood, went to be with our Lord on Friday, July 21, 2017. She was preceded in death by her mother, Jewell Dunn and father, Edgar Trentham and husband, Robert D. Farmer.  She leaves behind to cherish her memory four daughters, Sara Marshall, Loretta Milam, Karen Johnson and husband, Pete Rogers and Lisa Dillard and husband, Randall, ... (click for more)

Cross, Shelia Ann (Cleveland)

Shelia Ann Rymer Cross, 69, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday July 20, 2017 at the family residence. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harlan D. Cross, her adopted parents, Pearl and Lige Rymer, and her father, James “Glen” Rymer. Sheila was a homemaker and a former employee with Coppinger Color Lab. She loved to go on cruises and was a huge ... (click for more)

Eric Christopher Burchfield

Eric Christopher Burchfield, 28, of Hixson went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 21, 2017.  He was a graduate of Red Bank High School and Chattanooga State Community College. He was a member of the Ministry Center.  He was a wonderful son and an amazing brother who was always so full of life.  He always had an infectious smile and brightened the room as he ... (click for more)

Geraldine Elaine Adcox

Geraldine Elaine Adcox, 96, of Soddy Daisy, passed away at a local nursing home on Friday, July 21, 2017. A native of Clinton, Missouri, Gerladine married Richard Adcox, Jr. and moved to Chattanooga where both were active in Brainerd community affairs and early founding members of Ridgedale Baptist Church. Geraldine was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, youngest ... (click for more)

Pair Arrested In Connection With Lookout Mountain Vehicle Thefts, Break-Ins

Police on Lookout Mountain said two arrests have been made tied to the theft of  two vehicles stolen from a home in Lookout Mountain, Ga., last week.   In connection to the vehicle thefts, seven other vehicles were entered and several items were stolen. Lookout Mountain, Ga., Chief Todd Gann said, "Early  Wednesday  morning, a Georgia resident noticed ... (click for more)

Get Emailed Headlines From Chattanoogan.com; Like Us On Facebook, Twitter For Instant News

We send out headlines each day of the latest Chattanooga news. Our news headlines have links that take you to the stories with a click. We also send out special emails if there is a highly significant local news story breaking so you will be aware of it quickly. To be added to the email headline list, just email us at news@chattanoogan.com In addition, like us on Facebook ... (click for more)