Hancock, Josephine

Saturday, January 5, 2013
Josephine Hancock
Josephine Hancock

Josephine Hancock, of Chattanooga, died on Thursday, January 3, 2013 on her 86th birthday.

She lived a good portion of her life in Sinclairville, N.Y., and moved to Chattanooga in 1989.  Josephine was of the Methodist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Cleo Kizziah; brothers, Joe and Tom Kizziah; sisters, Lois Dixie Young and Jane Powell.

Survivors are her nieces, Janice Young, Donna Conner and Teri Smith; several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 7, at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace.  

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. in the chapel, with Reverend Jeff Lambert officiating. Interment will follow in Hannah Cemetery, Rising Fawn, Ga.

Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.


Herrick, Clyde Neil

Clyde Neil Herrick, 83,  of Signal Mountain, died on  Thursday, May 21, 2015  at his home.  Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN  37343. (click for more)

Dickerson, Meredith "Chuck"

Meredith "Chuck" Dickerson, of Chattanooga, died on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at his home.  Arrangements will be announced by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343 (click for more)

Swanson, Edna "Granny" (Summerville)

Edna “Granny” Swanson, 82, of Summerville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday morning, May 20, 2015 in a Rome Nursing Home. Mrs. Swanson was born on April 19, 1933, a daughter of the late Andrew Andy and Etta Mae Westbrooks Campbell. Mrs. Swanson was a member of Mt. View Baptist Church. Mrs. Swanson was retired from The Defenders of Mount Vernon Mills. She was preceded in ... (click for more)

Haney, James Louis, Jr. (Summerville)

James Louis Haney, Jr., age 67, of Summerville, Georgia, died on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at his residence. Mr. Haney was born May 26, 1947, in Valley Head, Al., son of the late James Louis Haney and Betty Jo Wofford Haney.  He was Baptist by faith, and prior to his retirement, was employed with Roper Corporation.  He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps ... (click for more)

Board Of Regents Board Meets Wednesday To Approve New Chattanooga State President

The Tennessee Board of Regents will convene a special called meeting at  9:30 a.m. CDT next Wednesday to receive recommendations for presidential vacancies at community colleges, including Chattanooga State, and the director position at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Covington/Ripley.  The finalists to replace longtime leader Jim Catanzaro are: ... (click for more)

New CARTA Service To Enterprise South Industrial Park Has "Medium" Success So Far

CARTA officials said its new bus service from downtown to the Enterprise South Industrial Park is meeting with "medium" success thus far. Lisa Maragnano, executive director, said there have been 313 riders on the routes that began at the first of the month. That includes 241 getting aboard downtown in the early morning and 72 riding from Enterprise South in the afternoon. ... (click for more)