Seely, Janet Marlene

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Janet Marlene Seely,78, of Chattanooga, TN, passed away on Saturday, January 26, 2013. 

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert Fry; parents, Ira and Ida Mae Conley; and brother, Melvin Conley. 

She is survived by her former husband, Jerry Seely; children, Mark Seely and wife Sarah Cagle of Knoxville and Stacy Adams and husband Terrell of Old Fort; grandchild, Nathan Adams; sister-in-law, Helen Conley of Denham Springs, LA; nephew, Craig Conley and wife Lisa Conley; and brother-in-law, Charles “Hoot” Huston Fry.

There will be no services or visitation at this time.

Arrangements are by Serenity Funeral Home of Cleveland.


Alford, John Edward

John Edward Alford, 71, died on May 27, 2015, at a local hospital. He was born on July 27, 1943, in Homer, La., to the late John Edward and Mattie Brown Alford. His formative education took place in Homer, Louisiana. He later attended Southern University and graduated in 1968, with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.  He rendered 34 years of dedicated ... (click for more)

Gibson, Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Gibson, 95 of Chattanooga died on Saturday, May 30, 2015. She was a member of Calvary Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Frank Gibson and several siblings. Survivors include her son, Joh Gibson of Chattanooga; daughters, Mary Lou Gibson, Martha Bingham both of Chattanooga and Patricia Tarpley of Cleveland; sister, Dorothy Doss ... (click for more)

Byers, Sadie (Dalton)

Sadie Byers, 68, of Dalton, Georgia, died Thursday morning, May 28, 2015 at Quinton Memorial Health Care. Sadie was born July 20, 1946 in Dalton, GA, a daughter of the late Virgil and Lottie Clark West; and was also preceded in death by her husband, Winford Byers; and brother, Charles West. She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Roy Lee Byers and James ... (click for more)

Pelfrey, Wanda Sue (Red Bank)

Wanda Sue Pelfrey, 71, of Red Bank and formerly of Rhea County, died at her home Wednesday, May 28, 2015. She was born in Graysville on June 17, 1943 and was a graduate of Rhea Central High School. She retired from Olin Mills. Wanda is survived by her husband of 53 years, Clifford Pelfrey of Red Bank; her two sons, James Kenneth (Sheila) Pelfrey of Rogersville, Stanley ... (click for more)

Driver Of Fleeing Truck Almost Hits Patrol Vehicle Of Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson; Gooch Arrested After Wreck

Deputies with the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office took an area man into custody on Friday afternoon after the stolen truck he was driving forced Sheriff Eric Watson to take evasive action to avoid striking the vehicle.   Sheriff Watson was patrolling in the area of Bates Pike when an alert was issued for a light blue F-150 pickup truck for a possible vandalism in progress. ... (click for more)

Man Drove On Pineville Railroad Tracks Trying To Flee Police

Chattanooga Police Officer Giuseppe Troncone didn’t try to follow a 49-year-old man who tried to escape by driving his Cadillac on railroad tracks in the Pineville area, according to an affidavit filed in Hamilton County Criminal Sessions Court. Instead, he soon caught up with Alvin Donell Davis just by driving along East Elmwood Drive toward the “cloud of smoke coming from the ... (click for more)