Satterwhite, Betty Lee

Saturday, December 29, 2012


Betty Lee Satterwhite, 79, died on December 20, 2012 at a local hospital.  

She was a member of Thankful Baptist Church until her failing health prevented her from attending.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elijah Satterwhite;  mother, Rosie Nell Moon; father, Ralph Terrell, Sr.; daughter, Carlotta Jan Rodgers; two brothers, Ralph Terrell, Jr. and James Edward Dean.

She is survived by her daughter, Althea Elaine (Melvin) Davis; sons, Christopher Dewayne Rodgers, Alex Lebron Rodgers and Karlon Anthony Terrell; sister, Jocelyn Avila Moon; brother, Claude Harold Moon; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Homegoing services will be held at noon at Thankful Baptist Church on Sunday, Dec. 30, with Reverend Oscar Lockhart officiating. Interment will be in Lakewood East.

The body will lie in state after noon on Saturday and the family will receive friends from 6–7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.



Troutman, Beverly Ann

Beverly Ann Troutman, 45, of Sale Creek, Tennessee, passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. She was born on Sept. 9, 1972, in Chattanooga. Beverly was preceded in death by her father, Jack Arthur Patten; uncles, Frank Patten, James Owens; aunt, Barbara Keltch; and grandmother, Willie Mae Fields. She is survived by her mother, Dorothy Clevenger (Henry); sons, Buster ... (click for more)

Wheeler, Hazel Louise

Hazel Louise Wheeler, 81, died on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was born in Hamilton County to the late Aubrey and Bertie Medley. She was employed by Shaw Industries as a roll up operator for 12 years.  Hazel is preceded in death by her loving husband of 51 years, Joseph Albert Wheeler; sister, Shirley Hesson; and brothers, Homer, Carl and Herman Medly. She ... (click for more)

Kellett, Elaine Davis (LaFayette)

Elaine Davis Kellett, 64, of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald “Skillet” Kellett; son, Ronald Lee Kellett Jr.; daughter, Amanda Sky Kellett; parents, James Alvin Davis and L.D. Beamer Davis; brother, Richard Davis; and sister, Jewell Davis. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia “Kit” (Pilo) Gonzalez ... (click for more)

Rollins, Robert "Bud" (Whitwell)

Robert “Bud” Rollins, 84, of Whitwell, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018.  He was preceded in death by his son, Robert E. Rollins; parents, Earl and Amanda Rollins; and sisters, Mary Barnett and Dobbie Rollins.  Those left to cherish his memories are three children, Betty Carol (Henry) Jones, Jerry (Donna) Rollins and Mike (Brenda) Rollins; daughter-in-law, ... (click for more)

Hixson Home Destroyed By Fire Early Saturday Morning

A home was destroyed by fire early Saturday morning in Hixson. Around  2:30 a.m. , the Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responded to a possible house fire at  904 Wesley Drive  in Hixson. When the first unit arrived on the scene, they reported the second floor of the home was completely engulfed with fire. Firefighters conducted a defensive ... (click for more)

Erlanger, UT Medical Say Working To Resolve Issues

Erlanger Health System and University of Tennessee College of Medicine officials said they are working through some issues, but expect to maintain their long-standing relationship. The entities said they "are facing a number of historic matters that are being addressed in a proactive manner. Our intentions are to transition to a more contemporary model, thereby enhancing ... (click for more)