Ramey, Bobby Eugene (Summerville)

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Bobby Eugene Ramey, 72, of Summerville, GA, passed away Friday, October 11, 2013 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Ramey was born in Lafayette, GA on April 29, 1941, son of the late Marvin Earle Ramey and Pauline Nations Ramey. He was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and prior to retirement, was employed with Shaw Industries as a mechanic. He was an avid fisherman and loved being outdoors. 

In addition to his parents, Mr. Ramey was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Ruth Evans Ramey; and a brother, Dennis Ramey.

Mr. Ramey is survived by a son, Vincent Eugene Ramey of Trion; daughters and son-in-law, Leicia Ward and Katrina and Shawn Haney of Summerville; step-children, William Allen Brown, Bobby Lewis Brown and Paula Ann Morgan; brother, Jimmy Ramey of Lafayette; sister, Joanne Dover of Trion; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside and Interment Services for Mr. Ramey will be held Monday, October 14, at 2:30 p.m. in the Bryan Cemetery with his brother-in-law, David Evans officiating. Interment will follow in the Bryan Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Cody Ramey, Ricky Thornton, Jason Buice, William Brown, Gary Brown and David Evans.

Mr. Ramey will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home-Petitt Chapel and the family will receive friends Monday, October 13 from 12-2 p.m.

Coffman Funeral Home-Petitt Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.


Dills, Charlotte "Jerri" (Bradley County)

Charlotte "Jerri" Dills, of Bradley County, TN, passed away at her daughter's home on Monday, March 30, 2015.  She was a 1960 graduate of Polk County High School, she was employed at Cooke Manufacturing for 40 years.  Her greatest enjoyment was being at ballgames watching her grandkids play and cheering on her Tennessee Vols, which she loved dearly.  She ... (click for more)

Sanders, Daniel Everett (Cleveland)

Daniel Everett Sanders, 84, of Cleveland, TN, passed away on Sunday afternoon, March 29, 2015 at his home. He was born on August 27, 1930 during the depression in Pensacola, FL to the late Earl Winston Sanders and Willie Lee Sanders Lovins. Daniel was of the Baptist faith and a member of Philippi Baptist Church. He has made Cleveland, TN his home for the past twenty years. ... (click for more)

James Barrett “Jamie” Smith

Senior Master Sergeant James Barrett “Jamie” Smith, 47, of Soddy Daisy, died on Sunday, March 29, 2015. Jamie was a member of the Dallas Bay Baptist Church. He joined the United States Air Force after high school in 1987. He was currently a member of the 241st Engineering and Installation Squadron of the Air National Guard in Chattanooga. Jamie was a combat veteran serving three ... (click for more)

George Edward Davis

George Edward Davis, 89, of Chattanooga died on Monday, March 30, 2015. He was born April 11, 1925 in Chattanooga to the late Earl O. and Mary Bernice Davis. He was preceded in death by brothers, Clarence Davis, James Davis and Earl Davis. Mr. Davis was a member of South Seminole Baptist Church. He was retired from the Chattanooga Fire Department after 38 years of service. He ... (click for more)

Officials Expect MLK Boulevard Mural To Be Big Draw; Artist Apprentices To Be Hired For Project

Officials said Tuesday they expect a massive mural planned on a tall MLK Boulevard building by a renowned muralist will be a big draw for the area. City Councilman Moses Freeman said, "This is going to be a destination point. People are going to come here to see it. I guarantee it." He added, "She's world-renowned. We're going to be famous by having her work here." The ... (click for more)

Haslam Adds K-12 Funds In Budget Amendment

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam on Tuesday unveiled additions to the FY 2015-2016 budget that will be considered by the General Assembly in the coming weeks, including added funding for K-12. The governor last week met with school superintendents from the largest systems in the state over the issue of state funding for K-12. The next day, the Hamilton County Schools joined ... (click for more)