Clagg, Michael Jessie

Korean War Veteran Retired From Swift Meat Company After 47 Years

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Michael Jessie Clagg, 78, of Soddy Daisy, died on Saturday, January 26, 2013.

Mr. Clagg retired from Swift Meat Company after 47 years of service. He was a United States Army veteran and served in the Korean War. Mr. Clagg was of the Free Will Baptist faith. He was the best husband and father in the world.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie and Beaulah Clagg.

Survivors include his wife, Ann Clagg of Soddy Daisy; sons, Marcus (Cheryl) Clagg of Soddy Daisy; Tony (Sherry) Clagg of Murfreesboro, and Steven (Martha) Clagg of Clearwater, Fla.; daughters, Debra (Steve) Rogers of East Brainerd; brother, Willie (Pat) Clagg of Shawnee, Ok.; sisters, Mary Lou (Forrest) Peters of Oklahoma City, Ok., Ozella (Rue Dell) Smith of Boonesville, Ar., and Sue Adams of Dallas, Tx.; grandchildren, Adam Clagg, Jessica Baze, Joe, Matt and Katie Clagg, Steven, Elizabeth, Zachery, Caleb, and Benjamin Rogers, Seth and Abi Clagg; great-grandchildren, Amelia and Corbin Baze, Lilly Clagg, Connor and Carter Clagg, and three more on the way.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 28, in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Steven Clagg officiating. Interment will follow in Hamilton County Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Soddy Daisy. 


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)

Albert Finley George "A.F.", 97, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Sunday, January 22, 2017. He lived through hard times like we can’t imagine today. He survived a gun shot at four years old, lost his father at age nine which left him growing up and working hard with his brothers in a group which built the Great Smokey Mountains National Park to what it is today. He married the ... (click for more)

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

The father and mother of a two-month-old in Cleveland have been indicted for child abuse after the baby tested positive for meth and had multiple injuries. Cleveland Police said on Jan. 4 the Department of Children Services and the Cleveland Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit began a joint investigation on an aggravated child neglect/abuse case.  DCS and ... (click for more)