Ridley, Loyd (Dalton)

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Loyd Ridley, 80, of Dalton, GA, passed away Monday, January 28, 2013 at his residence.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Vivian Byers Ridley; father, Rev. Burton Ridley; mother, Willie Walkup; sisters, Thelma Morgan and Dorothy Hudgens; brother, W.R. "Bill" Ridley; and step-son, Billy Henry.

He was a member of Trinity House of Worship, where he taught Sunday School and was a Deacon for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Ridley; three daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda Stanley of Dalton, Becky and Jim Lovain of Tunnel Hill and Deborah and Charlie Garrett of McDonald; four sons and daughters-in-law, Gary Ridley of Dalton, Jeff and Michelle Ridley of Chatsworth, Johnny and Kaye Henry and Mike and Kathryn Henry of Ooltewah; sisters, Kathleen Byers, Betty Byers, Margie Medders and Francis Rogers, all of Dalton; brother, Rev. Samuel Eugene Ridley of Dalton; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

The funeral service to honor the life of Loyd Ridley will be held Thursday, January 31, at 1 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home. Burial will be at Treadwell - Ridley Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, January 30 from 5-9 p.m.

Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton, is in charge of funeral arrangements.


Haswell, Willim Earl (Trenton)

William Earl Haswell, 61, of Trenton, Georgia, passed away at his home on Friday March 17, 2017.  He was preceded in death by his parents Rufus W. and Jewell M. Haswell; daughter Jean Marie Haswell; and son John Earl Haswell. Survivors include his wife Debra Haswell; son William (Jamie) Haswell; granddaughters Caroline and Lillie Haswell; and brothers Randy L. ... (click for more)

Brown, Lucy C. (Summerville)

Lucy C. Brown, 89, of Summerville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, March 23, in a Rome hospital.              Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Earle Rainwater Funeral Home when they become available. (click for more)

William Payson Nutt

William Payson Nutt, 91, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017. William was a member of the Collegedale Seventh-Day Adventist Church where he served as a deacon for many years, a retired supervisor from McKee Foods after 40 years, a member of the VFW Collegedale Chapter, and a Navy Veteran of World War II. He was preceded in death by his wife, ... (click for more)

Edward "Ed" LeBron Bass, Jr.

Edward LeBron Bass, Jr. “Ed”, 76, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at his residence.  He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and North Georgia area. He was a United States Navy veteran. Ed owned and operated American Antique Reproductions in Chattanooga. With his job, Ed traveled extensively around the world. Ed was also an auctioneer in the ... (click for more)

Motorcyclist Killed In Wreck On E. 34th Street

Brandon Tuders, 21, was killed in a motorcycle accident Friday afternoon.   Chattanooga Police Officers responded to a single vehicle motorcycle crash in the 1900 block of East 34th Street.   The accident occurred at approximately  12 p.m.  Witnesses said the motorcycle was traveling east on 34th Street on the wrong side of the road in a curve. ... (click for more)

Firefighters Respond To House Fire Friday Afternoon On Cameron Lane

The  Chattanooga Fire Department responded to 4921 Cameron Lane on a residential house fire on Friday around  12:30 p.m. The homeowner said that he returned home to see smoke coming from his roof top vents. He did not open the door; instead, he called 911.  The fire department arrived on the scene and quickly extinguished the fire. ... (click for more)