Blevins, Lola Mae (Mt. Juliet)

Friday, December 28, 2012

Lola Mae Blevins, 85, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, December 25, 2012 in a Mt. Juliet health care center. 

The daughter of the late William Arthur and Edna Mae Thomas Blevins, she was a former resident of New Hope, TN and a member of the Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church in Mt. Juliet.

She was preceded in death by her sisters, Lillie Marie Durham and Violet C. Smith; brothers, William Arthur “Bill” Blevins, Jr., Hugh Newton Blevins and Roy Edward Blevins.

She is survived by her sisters, Barbara J. Vicente of Gulf Port, Ms., and Clara L. Rector of Mt. Juliet; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at the South Pittsburg Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29, with Reverend James Rowlett officiating. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the funeral service on Saturday.

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

 


Bailey, Debra Lorraine (Trion)

Debra Lorraine Bailey, 59, of Trion, Georgia, died Sunday, January 15, 2017, at her residence. Mrs. Bailey was born March 25, 1957, in Rome, Ga., daughter of the late Claude and Maggie Lorraine Lankford Pettyjohn.  She was a homemaker and attended the United by Faith Baptist Church.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Walter Clark ... (click for more)

Clayton, Mary Will Waits (Summerville)

Mary Will Waits Clayton, 90, of Summerville, Georgia, died on Sunday, January 15, 2017, at the Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Clayton was born July 28, 1926, in Roanoke, AL, daughter of the late Milton and Mary Etta Henson Hammond.  She was a homemaker and a loving wife and mother.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first ... (click for more)

Earl Spear

Earl Spear, 87, of Hixson, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2017, at home. Mr. Spear farmed in Pompano Beach for over 30 years, then came to Chattanooga in 1981, and developed Montlake Golf and Country Club Estates with the help of his brother, Fred Spear. Terry Kilgore surveyor was also a big help. Mr. Spear was a veteran and served in the U.S. Air Force and Reserves.  ... (click for more)

Lorena Cooper Brown

Lorena Cooper Brown , 90, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, January 15, 2017.  She was born in Lynch, KY, on Oct. 19, to Virgie and Burl Cooper. Lorena spent 37 years working at Quaker Oats Company in Chattanooga.   She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Rufus Brown; her brothers, JD Cooper, Wayne Cooper Darrell Ray Cooper, Glen Cooper; ... (click for more)

Man Says Former Female Acquaintance Helped Carry Out Home Invasion Of His Residence

A man told police a woman who previously spent the night several times at his residence helped carry out a home invasion at his home. Dylan Moore picked Briona Lishae Turner, 19, of 8319 Iris Dr., out of a lineup. She was charged with aggravated robbery and aggravated burglary. In the incident on Saturday, Moore said someone repeatedly rang the doorbell at his home on McDonald ... (click for more)

Finley Stadium Chairman Reports Positive State And Future Of The Facility

The new chairman of Finley Stadium Board of Directors, Gordon Davenport, reported on the positive current state of the stadium and its future at the board of directors meeting Tuesday afternoon. “We’ve taken measurable steps and are growing up as an organization,” he said. His focus for the next five years will be to build upon what has already been accomplished and to grow ... (click for more)