Woody, Herman (Ten Mile)

Friday, January 25, 2013

Herman Woody, 88, of Ten Mile, TN, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at his home. 

He was a member of Lakeside Baptist Church where he led the choir for years. He was a veteran of World War II and retired from Meigs Co. Board of Education. He enjoyed raising and showing Bantams Chickens. Accomplishments include Life Achievement Award of the American Bantam Association and to obtain this level you must have accumulated 20 gold star wins or their equivalent at sanctioned shows of the ABA. This means that your birds have defeated at least 40 thousand birds. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, W.F. Woody and Nettie Walker Woody; brothers, Martin, W.F., Hubert and Bruce Woody; and sister, Nell Woody Sharp. 

Survivors include his loving wife of 61 years, Mary Lee Russell Woody; son, Gerald Woody; sister, Helen Woody; sister-in-law, Bernice Woody, all of Ten Mile; and brother, Roy Woody and his wife Trish, of Powell. 

Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 26 at 11 a.m. in the Bowers Funeral Home Chapel Rev. Mark Duggan officiating with interment to follow at Mt Zion. Pallbearers will be Harrell Bidwell, Ricky Bivens, Eddie Bivens, Greg Buckner, Mark Erwin, Danny Wattenbarger, Ray Ratledge and Bill Woody. Honorary Pallbearers will be Butch Edgemon, Richard Boggess, B. Edgemon, Steve Miller, Gene Wade, C.L. Swafford and Ray Melton. 

The family will receive friends Friday, January 25 from 4-8 p.m. at the Bowers Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.

Special thanks to caregiver Sallie Brown. In lieu of flowers family suggest memorial funds be made to Mt. Zion Cemetery Fund c/o Patricia Crabtree 22 Upper Concord Rd Ten Mile, TN 37880 or the Meigs Co. Retired Teachers Association. 


Crigle, Agnes P. (Rossville)

Agens P. Crigler, 94, of Birmingham, Al., died on Monday, May 2, 2016. Ms. Crigler was a retired elementary school teacher and small retail business owner.   Born in New Brockton, Al., she lived most of her life in Panama City, Fl. and Rossville, Ga. Ms. Crigler was preceded in death by her parents Clem and Madie Pinckard; siblings Getheral Pinckard, Murray ... (click for more)

Newsom, John William (Dunlap)

John William Newsom, 77, of Dunlap, Tennessee, died on Monday, May 2, 2016 at his home. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. Arrangements are by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap. (click for more)

Catherine Cobb Helms

Catherine Cobb Helms , 88, a longtime Chattanooga resident and prominent community leader died Wednesday, May 4, 2016.     Some people consider 13 an unlucky number, but September 13, 1927, was a lucky day for Florence Allen Cobb and Guy Taylor Cobb, Sr. as they welcomed their daughter (Martha) Catherine into their lives.     Catherine called ... (click for more)

Jerry Calvin "J.C." Daniel

Jerry Calvin “J.C.” Daniel, 78, of Chattanooga, and formerly of Higdon, Alabama, died early Monday morning, May 2, 2016. Mr. Daniel was retired from Culligan Water Conditioning after 36 years of service, then owning and operating Daniel Water Equipment and Service for 15 years. Mr. Daniel was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Lula Mae Daniel; one sister, Dorthy ... (click for more)

Mayor Berke Pledges $6 Million For New Recreation Center At Avondale

Mayor Andy Berke announced Thursday that he plans to include $6 million in his upcoming budget for a new Recreation Center at Avondale. He said at a press conference at the current center on Dodson Avenue, "We want to make an investment in Avondale." Mayor Berke said the current center by Wilcox Boulevard was built in 1949 and last remodeled in 2002. The new center, which ... (click for more)

Developer Plans Single-Family Homes, Townhomes, Apartments, Retail On 7.5 Acres At South Broad Street

A developer is planning single-family homes, apartments, townhomes and retail on a 7.5-acre South Broad Street site. The development by South Broad LLC and DEW LLC is located within several blocks between South Broad Street, W. 26th Street, Long Street and W. 27th Street. It would include a 3-story U-shaped apartment building with ground floor retail at the north end of the ... (click for more)