Howard, Bill Russell

Worked For Norfolk Southern For 30 Years

Monday, January 28, 2013
Bill Howard
Bill Howard

Bill Russell Howard, 50, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, died on January 25, 2013.  

He worked for Norfolk-Southern for 30 years.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mrs. Beda Ruth Howard.

Bill is survived by his wife, Priscilla Howard; daughter, Angela Howard; sons, Jason Howard and Michael Howard; father; Freddie Howard; and sisters, Ruthie Howard and Mahalia Horne.

He loved his family and his family will miss the love and care he provided.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, at 11 a.m. in Quitman, Ga., at the Mount Hope Baptist Church.  Burial will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery, Quitman, Ga.  

Stephens – McGhee Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. It is at 3011 East Greet Street, Quitman, Ga., 31643, 229 263-4978.

The viewing will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 29, after noon, and the family will receive visitors from 6–7 p.m. at the John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. 



Hames, Bula Dell Blanchard

Bula Dell Blanchard Hames, widow of the late Robert J. Hames, completed her earthly life on Friday, February 24, 2017, and went home to be with the sweetest name she knew, Jesus.  Family and friends above are rejoicing with the arrival of this beautiful lady who stored up many treasures in heaven. “Only one life, ‘twill soon be past.  Only what’s done for Christ ... (click for more)

Palmer, Dana

Dana Palmer, 45, passed away on February 22, 2017 in Chattanooga, Tennessee.   Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Carroll, Shirley (Cleveland)

Shirley Carroll, 76, of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Thursday morning, February 24, 2017 in a local hospital.   Mrs. Carroll was the daughter of the late Helen Cross Gibson and Winford Gibson; and was also preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Carroll; and her sons, Dale Carroll and Wendell Carroll.   Mrs. Carroll was a homemaker and she enjoyed Crocheting ... (click for more)

Shadrick, Phillip Allen (Whitwell)

Phillip Allen Shadrick, 69, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, February 23, 2017.   He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl & Gracie Mae Shadrick; brothers, Johnny, Paul, David & Joseph Shadrick.  Phillip was a retired US Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam War.  He is survived by his son, Carl Shadrick of Sequatchie; ... (click for more)

City Police Officer Seriously Injured In Crash On Dodson Avenue

A Chattanooga Police officer was seriously injured in a crash on Dodson Avenue on Friday afternoon.   Police said the injuries to Sean Lynch, 38, are not life-threatening.   Police responded to a traffic crash at 1400 Dodson Ave.   The crash involved a silver Ford 350 van,  (Vehicle #1) a white Ford Crown Victoria police cruiser driven by Officer ... (click for more)

Lawsuit Charges That Georgia Law Firm Stole One Of The Woodmore Elementary Cases From Chattanooga Attorneys

A Circuit Court lawsuit charges that one of the Woodmore Elementary bus wreck cases was stolen from a Chattanooga law firm by Georgia attorneys just shortly after the Nov. 21 tragic crash that killed six students and injured others. It is illegal in Tennessee for attorneys to contact victims of a tragedy for 30 days after the incident. The lawsuit brought by Carl Lewis, father ... (click for more)