Burnette, Helen Anis (Chickamauga)

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Helen Anis Burnette, 89, of Chickamauga, Georgia, died on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Heritage Health Care.

Mrs. Burnette was born August 22, 1923 in Mentone, Ala., the daughter of the late Houston Anel Smith and Alice Matthews Smith. She was a homemaker. 

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ruben Burnette; and a son, Randolph Burnette.

Survivors include a daughter, Christine Tinker; son and daughter-in-law, Randal and Barbara Burnette; sister, Hazel Wizener; brothers, Hobert Smith and Charles Smith; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27, at Mason Funeral Home with Reverend Kenneth Oliver officiating. Burial will follow in Bankhead Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her grandsons.

Mrs. Burnette will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26. 


Stokes, Bud (Birchwood)

Bud Stokes, 69, of Birchwood, TN, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga. Bud was a son of the late Orlando and Zillie Sims Stokes and was retired from ADM Milling in Chattanooga, with 31 years of service. He was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a special friend to many. Bud was a faithful member of the Burdette Baptist ... (click for more)

Cabe, David (LaFayette)

David   Cabe,  57,  of  LaFayette, GA,  passed  away  Tuesday, March 24, 2015. He is survived  by his loving  wife  of  37  years,  Jan  Cabe  of  LaFayette;  son  and  daughter-in-law,  Matt  and  Rachel  Cabe;  grandson,  Jake  Cabe  all  ... (click for more)

Suzanne "Suzy" Holterhoff Weaver

Suzanne (Suzy) Holterhoff Weaver, died on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 following a lengthy battle with cancer. Suzy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga. Suzy was born in Stockton, California but spent her childhood in Decatur, GA, Greenville, SC and Cincinnati, Ohio. She attended Mariemont High School in Mariemont, Ohio and graduated from George Washington ... (click for more)

William Richard "Dickey" LeCroy

William Richard “Dickey” LeCroy, 85, of Hixson, died on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. He retired from DuPont after 16 years of service. Dickey was a United States Army veteran.  His grandson, Chance LeCroy, preceded him in death.  He is survived by his wife, Josie LeCroy; daughter, Terri Grizzard; grandchildren, Sean LeCroy, Michelle Grizzard; great-grandchildren, ... (click for more)

Man Charged In Shooting On Sixth Avenue Had Been Shot Himself Last Week

A man charged with attempted first-degree murder on Sixth Avenue on Thursday afternoon was shot himself earlier this month. Oshae Kadaris Smith, 20, of 2114 E. 12th St., is also charged with reckless endangerment, aggravated assault and possessing a firearm during the commission of a crime. He was one of two people shot on Rawlings Street on March 16. Kendre Allen, 18, ... (click for more)

Fire On Crutchfield Street Ruled Arson

Chattanooga fire investigators have determined that last Thursday’s fire at 1207 Crutchfield St.  that nearly killed four people was deliberately set. Lt. Henry McElvain with the Fire Investigation Division said he cannot divulge the reason why he thinks it’s arson, but he is asking for help from the public. If anyone has information that can help solve this case, call ... (click for more)