Parker, Candy O'Connor

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Candy O'Connor Parker, 61, died on Friday, January 18, 2013.

Candy was a devoted employee of Ace Hardware where she greeted her co-workers with her infectious smiles and bubbling personality. She was an avid runner and a huge supporter of local and national charities. Among her family and friends she was best regarded as a strong, witty, mischievous and loving person. Candy went out with a bang as she fought her battle against pancreatic cancer, never losing her charm or humor on even during her toughest days. 

Candy is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Ashley and Nathan Kober, Brother, Terry O'Connor; niece, Shannon Huffman,  nephew, Will O'Connor and grandniece, Kat Huffman and many friends who will never forget the warmth she brought to their lives.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 21, in the Heritage Funeral Home Chapel.

Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of condolences to the family. 

Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Blue Ridge Gardens of Memory, Brevard, N.C.

The family will receive friends at Moody-Connolly Funeral Home, 181 S. Coldwell St., Brevard, N.C. 28712, beginning at 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made in Candy's name to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. To donate please visit www.pancan.org.

The family will receive friends on Monday, from 1-4 p.m. and after the service from 5-7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.


Myers, Richard "Dick" E.

Richard "Dick" E. Myers, 78, of Collegedale, Tennessee died peacefully at home on April 19, 2014 after a long, courageous battle with Parkinson's. He was a member of the Collegedale Seventh-day Adventist Church. Richard was born in Cass County, Mi., on Nov. 13, 1935 to Alfred and Rosie Myers. In 1954, Dick graduated from Cedar Lake Academy where he met his future wife Donna ... (click for more)

Moneyham, Joseph Milbourn

Joseph Milbourn Moneyham, 69, of Rossville, died on Thursday, April 17, 2014. He was born in Lee County, Va., to the late Milbourne Moneyhamand Vera Copeland Allen, but had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life. He was of the Christian faith and had worked as a welder for most of his life before retiring from C & E Machine Shop. He enjoyed fishing ... (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)