Oliver, Dorothy Norma

Worked At Sears For Over 30 Years

Thursday, January 10, 2013
Dorothy Oliver
Dorothy Oliver

Dorothy Norma Oliver, 92, of Chattanooga, died on January 10, 2013 in Cleveland, Tennessee. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Oliver; sisters, Stevie Martin, Jo Sloan, Mable Moore, Lillian Vandergriff, Julia Gibson; and grandson, Matthew Oliver.

She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Frank and Brinda Bromley, of Cleveland, and son and daughter-in-law, Mickey and Sue Ann Oliver, of Loganville, Ga.; four grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Margie Morrell, of San Antonio, Tx.; as well as several nieces and nephews.

She was retired from Sears after 30 plus years of service. She taught Sunday School and was active in choir and visitation ministry of her church for many years. She was currently attending First Baptist Church of Cleveland.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 12, at 4 p.m., following visitation from 2-4 p.m. at the Chattanooga Funeral Home East Chapel, with her son, Reverend Mickey Oliver, and her grandson, Reverend Michael Liner, officiating. Burial will be Monday, Jan. 14, at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to “Matthew’s Place” (a ministry in Romania to young men named in memory of Dorothy’s grandson Matthew Oliver), c/o New Testament Baptist Church, P.O. Box 897, Loganville, Ga. 30052.

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanoogaeastchapel.com.

Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home East Chapel, 404 S. Moore Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37412.


Rodriguez, Elmer Orlando Segovia

Elmer Orlando Segovia Rodriguez, 39, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, October 20, 2014. Survivors include his wife, Sarah; daughter, Frankie; sons, Kevin, Christian and Gabriel; sister and her husband, Maria and Rafael; and brothers, Samuel, Osmin and Fredi. The family will receive friends 1-3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 24, at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.  ... (click for more)

Booker, Linda J.

Linda J. Booker, 71, died on October 19, 2014 at Hospice of Chattanooga. She was a graduate of Howard High School, class of 1962.  She was a member of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Wildwood, Ga. Survivors include her husband and caregiver, Robert L. Booker, Jr.; daughter, Donna Booker; granddaughter, Danielle Jackson; great-granddaughter, Cadace White; ... (click for more)

Woods, Dwayne Paul (Tunnel Hill)

Dwayne Paul Woods, 67, of Tunnel Hill, GA, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 at his home. He was preceded in death by his mother, Frances Woods. Mr. Woods retired after 37 years as a pharmacist in the area. He served his country in the United States Army where he received a Purple Heart, National Defense Metal and a Vietnam Service Metal. He is survived by ... (click for more)

Phillips, James Arnold (Dalton)

James Arnold Phillips, 77, of Dalton, GA, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Hamilton Medical Center. He was the son of the late Earl and Tennie Phillips; and was also preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Sue Phillips; sisters and brothers-in-law, Clyde and Lillian Brock, Don Whaley, Louise Langley, Juanita Wimpy, Bell Kuhn, Melvin Phillips and Earl Phillips. ... (click for more)

Architect/Contractor Selected By Erlanger For New Children's/Women's Hospital

HKS has been selected as the architect and McCarthy as the construction manager for a new Children’s and Women’s Hospital at the Erlanger campus on East Third Street. The Atlanta team competed against another Atlanta group for the major construction project. Erlanger officials announced Monday that $11.5 million is being set aside in a debt restructuring for the new $30 ... (click for more)

Red Bank Protestors Say Police Out Of Control

Regular city business was overshadowed at the Red Bank Commission meeting Tuesday night by citizens protesting recent police actions. Outside city hall people holding signs lined the sidewalk and, in the time set aside for residents of the city to speak, the ones that did expressed disapproval of the police procedures surrounding a traffic stop that ended in an alleged beating. ... (click for more)