Messenger, Doris Ruth Ledford

Friday, January 25, 2013

Doris Ruth Ledford Messenger died on Monday, January 21, 2013 in Hixson. 

Memorial services were held on Friday in Sparta, Tn. 

Local arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.


Hyatte, Thelma

Thelma Hyatte, 88, died on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at a local hospital.   Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Lydia Smith

Lydia Smith, ? 66, died on  Sunday, July 5, in a local health care facility. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Curtis, William Elick (Rocky Face)

William Elick Curtis, 75, of Rocky Face, Georgia, died on Saturday, July 4, 2015. He was preceded in death by his father, Elick William “E.W.” Curtis; his mother, Maude Emmaline Ray Curtis; three brothers and three sisters, Joe Wesley Curtis, Richard Curtis, Guinn Harold Curtis, Margaret Curtis, Virginia Dail Curtis-Phillips and Rachel Lucinda Curtis Manis; and his loving wife ... (click for more)

Davis, Carrie Mae "Doll" (Whitwell)

Carrie Mae “Doll” Davis, 96, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2015. She was a former resident of Whiteside, TN for many years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mose and Rosie York; two husbands, Lois Hickman and W. N. “Bill” Davis; two sons, Arlen (Laura Mae) Hickman and L. D. Hickman; one daughter, Dorothy (Ed) DeNoyes; one grandson, Willie ... (click for more)

Muslim Advocacy Group Questions House Arrest For Signal Mountain Man Charged In Threats Against Muslim Village In New York

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, on Saturday questioned the release of a Signal Mountain man who admitted to planning what it called "a Charleston-style terror attack" on a Muslim community in New York. CAIR also called for stepped up protection for the community targeted in the plot. Judge ... (click for more)

Plumbers Bring Complaints To WWTA; Told New Contracts Are Ready

Several plumbers on Thursday brought complaints to a committee of the Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority (WWTA) and got little response other than being told that new contracts are ready. Kay Keefe of Keefe Plumbing said the small number of plumbing companies still participating in the program to repair leaky lines to homes, have long been operating without ... (click for more)