Gilfoil, Wanda Wilkinson (Cleveland)

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Wanda Wilkinson Gilfoil, 66, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at her home. 

She was the office manager at Industrial Services for 14 years. 

Mrs. Gilfoil was preceded in death by her husband, William Alfred Gilfoil; parents, William Ceil and Waline Wilkinson; and brother, John Wilkinson. 

Survivors include her daughters, Kim Varnell of Bell Buckle, Tracie Varnell of Chattanooga and Lorri Varnell Stallo of Oak Ridge; sons, Bill Gilfoil of Calhoun, GA and Jon and Daniel Gilfoil of Washington; brother, Mike Wilkinson of Cleveland; sisters, Pam Poteet of Asheville, NC, Karen Marshall of Simpsonville, SC and Donna Van Norman of El Paso, TX; and grandchildren, William Gilfoil, Sofia Gilfoil, Lucian Gilfoil and Sinclair Gilfoil. 

Her family will receive friends Tuesday, January 8 from 5-8 p.m. at Fike Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements. 


Sprowl, Raleigh Sr. (Dalton)

Raleigh Sprowl, Sr., 81,  of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, April 28, 2016 at his residence. Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by  Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton. (click for more)

Breeden, Jean Taliaferro (Varnell)

Jean Taliaferro Breeden, 86, of Varnell, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at Reflections at Tranquility of Dalton.  Jean was born March 24, 1930 in Chattanooga to the late John Taliaferro and Pearl Hudson Taliaferro. She was a graduate of Varnell High School and later attended Dalton Junior College. In 1947, Jean married her high school sweetheart, Albert ... (click for more)

James "Jim" Lewis Turnage, Jr.

James "Jim" Lewis Turnage, Jr., 90, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, died on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Jim served in the United States Navy for over 10 years, where he served during World War II and the Korean War. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from the University of Florida where he was in the Signal Alpha Epsilon Fraternity and a member of ... (click for more)

Melvin Kerr

Melvin Kerr, 87, of Hixson, died on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Soddy Daisy Healthcare Center.  Born in Dayton, he had lived in Hixson for most of his life. He retired from Dixie Yarns with over 50 years of service and was of the Church of God faith.  Melvin was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel and eight siblings.  Survivors include his children, Patricia ... (click for more)

Representative Jimmy Duncan Endorses Donald Trump For President

Representative John J. Duncan, Jr., one of the most senior Republicans in the House and the only Republican remaining in Congress who voted against the Iraq War today endorsed Donald Trump for president. Rep. Duncan said, “With only four percent of the world’s population, we buy 25 percent of the world’s goods. Every country wants into our markets. We have tremendous leverage ... (click for more)

5 Considered For Cleveland City Manager Position

Five names were selected  Friday  by a citizens advisory committee to send to the Cleveland City Council for consideration as the next Cleveland city manager. The five are Angie Carrier, Joe Fivas, Mark Reeter, Seth Sumner and Julie Underwood. The list is being sent in alphabetical order so no one has an advantage when the city council considers the candidates. ... (click for more)