Huffaker, William Earl "Bruzz"

Sunday, January 6, 2013
Earl Huffaker
Earl Huffaker

William Earl “Bruzz” Huffaker, 60, of Chattanooga, died on Friday, January 4, 2013 at a local hospital.

He worked for many years as a nuclear pump engineer, was a member of the American Legion, Fraternal order of Eagles, and the Alhambra Shriner Temple. He was also a Mason and a member of the Scottish Rite.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Gene Huffaker.

Survivors include his significant other, Rosa Smith; son and daughter-in-law, Eric and Mindy Huffaker; daughter and son-in-law, Tina Sue and Chris Garrett; parents, William T. and Margaret Huffaker; sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Rick Curry; grandchildren, Sage Huffaker, and Cameron Hopkins; stepchildren, Frankie, Cantessa, Janell, and Rosa Jr.; several nieces and nephews, and many other family and friends, including special friend, Darlene Rogers.

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The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 9, at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.

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