Broome, Jerrie Ann Henderson Watson (Trion)

Friday, January 18, 2013

Jerrie Ann Henderson Watson Broome, 74, of Trion, GA, died Tuesday, January 15, 2013.  

At the time of her death she was a resident of Our Country Home, a private care facility in Lafayette. She was born in a Trion Hospital on October 13, 1938, the oldest daughter of the late Berry Gordon and Mabel Henderson. 

Survivors include her four children, Leisha Dawn Watson Ehrenhalt of Atlanta, Dana Lynn Watson Young and son-in-law Adam of Lafayette, Bradley Eugene Watson of Boulder, Colorado and Hugh Taylor Watson of Asheville, NC; a brother, Johnny Clarence Henderson of Lafayette; a sister, Billie Jean Henderson Stovall of Woodbury, GA; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. 

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, January 19 at 1:30 p.m. at Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in Summerville, conducted by Dr. Warren Morehead, followed by a graveside service at the Chattooga Baptist Church Cemetery.

Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


Russell, Omes Porter Jr. (Whitwell)

Omes Porter Russell, Jr., 75, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away Friday, December 9, 2016.   He preceded in death by his father, Omes Porter Russell, Sr.  He is survived by his wife, Mary Hutton Russell; mother, Viola Picket Russell; children, Kim Pickett, Lesia Tooley, Andrea Hurt and Penny Bowman.  A memorial service will be announced at ... (click for more)

Howard, Robert S. (Rising Fawn)

Robert S. Howard, 92, of Rising Fawn, Georgia, passed away on Friday December 2, 2016. He was retired from the Georgia Forestry Commission after a number of years and was a member of the Cloverdale Baptist Church. Mr. Howard was a veteran of the U.S. Army and landed on Omaha Beach in Normandy, serving in Rhineland, North France. He received 3 Battle Stars, the Purple Heart ... (click for more)

Stanley E. Worlen

Stanley E. Worlen, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, December 7, 2016. He was born in Paintsville, Ky., to the late David Stanley Worlen and Marie Martin Worlen. Stan was an outstanding athlete at City High School, where he was named All City in football and attended The McCallie School for post graduate studies. Stan graduated from UT Chattanooga in 1956, where ... (click for more)

James "Jim" T. Coleman, Jr.

James "Jim" T. Coleman, Jr., 67, of Chattanooga, passed away on December 9, 2016, in Chattanooga. Jim was born in Chattanooga to James T. and Helen Coleman on June 20, 1949. He graduated from Brainerd High School in 1967. He received a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee in 1971. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, rising ... (click for more)

Tennessee Members Of Congress Urge President To Approve Federal Disaster Assistance For Tennessee Counties

Members of Tennessee’s Congressional delegation on Saturday urged President Obama to quickly approve Governor Haslam’s request for a major disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee to help five Tennessee counties impacted by wildfires and severe weather in November rebuild and recover. “Governor Bill Haslam has submitted a request for Public Assistance and Individual ... (click for more)

1 Person Injured In Drive-by Shooting On North Germantown Road Friday Afternoon

A person was shot early Friday afternoon on North Germantown Road.  The Chattanooga Police Department responded at 1:45 p.m. to the 700 block of North Germantown Road on a person shot.   The victim was suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound, and  was transported to a local hospital by HCEMS.   The victim was shot from a suspect ... (click for more)