Shupe, James Terry "Jim"

Sunday, January 06, 2013
James Shupe
James Shupe

James T. Shupe, 76, of Graysville, Tennessee, died on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at his home, surrounded by his family.

Mr. Shupe was a native of Ronceverte, W.V., and had lived the majority of his life in the Trenton, Ga., and Chattanooga areas before moving into his dream home in Sequatchie County. Jim served as a Manufacturers representative in heating, ventilation and air conditioning and was former owner of Shupe, Carboni, & Associates for many years.  He served his country in the U.S. Air Force and was of the Methodist faith.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, Iles and Electra Smith Shupe, brothers, Iles and William Shupe, sister, Neva Wright, and niece, Marianne Berber.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Kathy George Shupe. Jim and Kathy renewed their marriage vows in 2012 in West Virginia. To this union, they were blessed with two daughters, Jennifer (Brent) Brumlow of Chattanooga, and Cindy (Bruce) Limbach of Verona, IL; grandchildren, Karen, Lyndie, and Joseph Carboni, Raney Brumlow, Curtis and Amanda Limbach; sister, Eva Shupe Smith; nephews, Ed Smith and Terry Woods.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 10, at 1 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Chaplain Jack Nichols officiating.  Burial will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors.

To share expressions of sympathy, visit his online guestbook at lane-southcrestchapel.com. The family also wishes for friends to write their memories and stories of Jim so that they can be retained and remembered for years to come.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY, 80018 or Home Health Care & Hospice of East Tennessee, 5740 Uptain Road, Suite 6300, Chattanooga, TN  37411.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, Jan. 10, from 11 a.m. until the service hour at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, located at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville. 


Magers, Andy

Andy Magers, 35, formerly of Collegedale, TN, died on Thursday, July 10, 2014 in Shasta County, CA. Andy graduated from Collegedale Academy. He is survived by his parents, Dwight and Sherry Magers, Collegedale; sisters, Caryn Nobbs, College Place, WA and Kimberly Magers, Sioux Falls, SD; and grandfather, Harold Grundset, Ooltewah. Memorial contrubutions may be ... (click for more)

Adams, Robert Neal Sr.

Robert Neal Adams, Sr., 83, of Hixson, TN, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014.  Bob was preceded in death  by his wife of 56 years, Carolyn Cain Adams.  He was the Original Missile Man, served in The Air Force during the Korean War and worked for JPL, Boeing and for 36 years with Lockheed at Cape Canaveral. His life was Glory to God’s service and love of family.  ... (click for more)

Burns, Joe F. Sr. (Cleveland)

Joe F. Burns, Sr., 98, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at Bradley Health Care.  He was a lifelong resident of Cleveland and a member of Broad Street United Methodist Church for 84 years. Joe was a veteran of the United States Army and served his country during World War II as a skilled gunnery mechanic on airplanes. He worked as a watch repairman for ... (click for more)

Floyd, Sarah Frances (Dalton)

Sarah Frances Floyd, 76, of Dalton, GA, passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her husband, William E. Floyd Sr.; and one daughter, Anita L. Floyd. She is survived by her daughters, Linda and William “Doc” Dawkins, Donna R. Hall and C. Elaine Bates, all of Dalton; sons and daughter-in-law, Larry ... (click for more)

EPB Says It Did Not Overbill The City; Says City Got $685,877 Break

EPB officials said Tuesday that an exhaustive audit of its street light contract with the city showed that it did not overbill the city. Instead, it said it found that the city was underbilled $685,877. EPB said it only goes back one year on errors so the amount owed by the city would be $178,314. Officials said that would be discussed with the city. Stan Sewell, the city's ... (click for more)

Citizens To Comment Next Tuesday On Sound Control Ordinance That Allows Higher Sound Around Downtown Clubs

Citizens will be allowed to comment next Tuesday on a new Sound Control Ordinance that allows higher sound from nightclubs in a downtown Controlled Sound Boundary. Track 29 behind the Chattanooga Choo Choo, that has drawn the wrath of some nearby Southside residents, is within the boundary, which goes along the river on the north and west, to around Erlanger Hospital on the ... (click for more)