Phillips, Melvin L. (Dalton)

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Melvin L. Phillips, 73, of Dalton, GA, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2013 at his residence.

He was preceded in death by his sisters, Bell Kuhn, Louise Langley and Juanita Wimpy; and grandson, Chuck Bryson.

He was a member of Concord Baptist Church.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Ruth Phillips of the residence; two daughters and sons-in-law, Carla and Jimmy Sneed of Dalton and Sheila and Sammy Cagle of Cohutta; two sons and daughters-in-law, Gerald and Vicky Phillips of Dalton and Allen and Cheryl Phillips of Cohutta; brother, Arnold Phillips of Dalton; two sisters, Jean Hammontree and Mae Crow both of Dalton; four granddaughters; six grandsons; 13 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. 

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Melvin Phillips will be held Tuesday, January 15 at 1 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Ridley officiating. Burial will be at Varnell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Monday, January 14 from 5-9 p.m. at the Julian Peeples Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.


Enerson, Bernice Potter (Dunlap)

Bernice Potter Enerson, 85, of Dunlap, TN, passed away, Monday, March 2, 2015 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Enerson; and son, Mike Enerson.  Survivors include her sons, Scott Enerson and James Enerson; and granddaughter, Katherine Enerson.  No services will be held at the funeral home. Ewton Funeral ... (click for more)

Dyer, Glenda Sheryl (Dalton)

Glenda Sheryl Dyer, 47, of Dalton, GA. passed away Saturday, February 28, 2015. She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Cook; and niece, Ashley Barnett. She is survived by her husband, David Dyer of Dalton; daughters and son-in-law, Tabatha and Nate Blue and Krystal and fiancé, Nathan Holt all of Dalton; mother and step-father, Janie and Spencer Harp of Tunnel Hill; ... (click for more)

J.W. Mayne

J.W .  Mayne , 77 of Rossville, died on Monday, March 2, 2015. He had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life and was of the Christian faith. He retired from Yates Bleachery in 2010 after more than 51 years of service and enjoyed traveling, going to the Smokey Mountains and had a passion for caring and taking in animals. Survivors include his loving wife ... (click for more)

Maurice Scheni

Maurice Scheni, 93, died on Wednesday evening, January 7, 2015. He was born in Paris, France on January 8, 1921. Although he was a quiet man, his life was filled with many struggles and adventure which he met with unshakable determination and courage. Maurice escaped several times from the Nazi occupation during World War II and demonstrated his tremendous love for his family ... (click for more)

2 Killed In Hixson Pike Crash Wednesday Morning

Two people were killed in a Hixson Pike crash on Wednesday morning. At approximately  6:23  a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 6600 Hixson Pike for a traffic crash.  Officers discovered that two vehicles collided head on.   One driver was pronounced deceased on scene.  The other driver was transported by HCEMS to a local ... (click for more)

Officer Whose Case Is Being Taken To The Grand Jury Resigns From Red Bank Police

A Red Bank officer whose alleged assault against a detainee is being taken to the Grand Jury has resigned. Red Bank Police Chief Tim Christol said he had accepted the resignation of Officer Mark Kaylor. The Hamilton County District Attorney General’s Office earlier said it has reviewed the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report regarding Officer Kaylor and the case will ... (click for more)