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.


Harp, Martha

Martha Harp died on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, Rossville. (click for more)

Roberts, Jesse

Jesse Carrol Roberts, 78, of Hixson, Tennessee, died on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.   (click for more)

Stone, Reba Jean Higdon (Benton)

Reba Jean Higdon Stone, 80, of Benton, TN, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014.  She was a member of Old Ocoee Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Easter Lousie Yates Higdon; husband, Luther Lee Stone; son, David W. Stone; daughter, Linda Marlene Stone Sanford; and granddaughter, Sheena Nicole Stone. She is survived by her children, John ... (click for more)

Densmore, Kenneth Paul (Dalton)

Kenneth Paul Densmore, 69, of Dalton, GA, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, surrounded by the people who loved him.  Kenneth was born July 2, 1944 in Brunswick, GA, to the late Fletcher and Lola Smith Densmore; and was also preceded in death by his brother, Billy Densmore.  He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Jennifer Densmore of the residence; sons and daughters-in-law, ... (click for more)

Man Shot On Cannon Avenue Early Saturday Morning

A man was shot early Saturday morning on Cannon Avenue. At approximately 5:30 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 2300 Cannon Ave. for shots fired.  Shortly after receiving the call, officers learned that a victim arrived at a local hospital.  The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the right leg and is undergoing treatment. The injury is not considered to be life-threatening.  ... (click for more)

Child Playing With Cigarette Lighter Starts $25,000 Mobile Home Fire

A child playing with a cigarette lighter started a mobile home fire on Saturday morning. At 9 a.m., the Chattanooga Fire Department responded to a mobile home fire at 6561 Cassie Lane. It took four fire companies about 10 minutes to get the fire under control. The fire was contained to one bedroom. No injuries were reported. Damage to the home is around $25,000. (click for more)