Copeland, Gladys Purdie

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Gladys Purdie Copeland, 94, of Chattanooga, died on Saturday, January 19, 2013.

Local arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family-owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.


Johnson, Jumoke, Jr.

Jumoke Johnson, Jr., 23, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2017.    Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.  (click for more)

Swaggerty, Henry M.

Henry M. Swaggerty, 102, of Rossville, went home to be with his Lord on Monday, January 23, 2017, in a local health care facility.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Swaggerty. 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)

George, Albert Finley "AF" (Pikeville)

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Harris, Sheryl "Diane" (Decatur)

Sheryl "Diane" Harris, 59, of Decatur, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at the family residence. She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Danny Harris; children, Angel Moses, Eric Lankford (Kristy), Anthony Lankford, Brandy Harris (Dimitrius), Jamey Moses; grandchildren, Jade Moses, Jodi Moses, Cody Lankford, Madison Lankford, Dacien Moss, Sean Brabson, ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Police To Add 14 Officers After Violent Weekend; New System To Allow Local Testing Of Shell Casings

In the wake of a weekend in which five people were shot with two dying, the Chattanooga Police Department is adding 14 more officers, Mayor Andy Berke and Chief Fred Fletcher said Monday. The department is also utilizing a new system that will allow local testing of shell casings and avoid a long wait time after sending them off to Nashville. Chief Fletcher also said there ... (click for more)

Cleveland Mother And Father Indicted After 2-Month Old Tests Positive For Meth; Has Multiple Injuries

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