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.


Nickerson, Zola Magdalene Rice (Crossville)

Zola Magdalene Rice Nickerson, 75, of Crossville, died on Friday, September 30, 2016.    Arrangements will be announced by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated,  www.CovenantFuneral.com . (click for more)

Daniel, Teresa Lynn (Chickamauga)

Teresa Lynn Daniel, 54, of Chickamauga, Georgia, died on Thursday, September 29, 2016. A lifelong resident of the Walker County area, she was a former employee of LaFayette Healthcare where she worked for 19 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hubert and Bethie Bell Hixson Daniel; and sister, Betty Jane Daniel. She is survived by two sisters, Sarah (John) ... (click for more)

Joseph Glasscock

Joseph Glasscock, 84, of Red Bank, died quietly on Friday morning, September 30, 2016 at Alexian Nursing Home on Signal Mountain after a hard fought battle with cancer. Joe was born in DeArmanville, Al., on March 6, 1932, to the late A.R. and Margaret (Gossett) Glasscock. Joe moved to Red Bank with his parents in 1941. He attended public schools there and graduated from Red ... (click for more)

Anderson "Gene" Hass

Anderson “Gene” Hass, 67, formerly of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, September 29, 2016 in Ft. Payne, Alabama. Mr. Hass was employed the past four years with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department in Ft. Payne, following his retirement from the Chattanooga Police Department with 30 years of service.  Gene enjoyed blacksmithing, restoring classic cars, riding his motorcycle ... (click for more)

Naked Man Involved In Collision On Highway 111 Taken Into Custody

A naked man who was involved in a wreck on Highway 111 late Friday morning is facing numerous charges. At approximately 11:40 a.m., Hamilton County Sheriff deputies started to receive numerous reports that a vehicle was driving erratically on U.S. Highway 111 and that the driver was stopping his vehicle and at one point got out of his vehicle in a naked state. According to ... (click for more)

City Council Incumbents Anderson, Gilbert, Freeman, Hakeem Pick Up Papers Seeking Re-Election

Four City Council incumbents have picked up papers for the March 7 city election. The latest getting qualifying petitions are Russell Gilbert in District 5, Chris Anderson in District 7 and Yusuf Hakeem in District 9. Moses Freeman in District 8 picked up earlier. Anthony Byrd is a possible challenger. Former District 7 Councilman Manny Rico has already qualified. Others ... (click for more)