Howard, Clarence Lavon (New Hope)

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Mr. Clarence Lavon Howard, Sr., 72, of New Hope, Tennessee, died on Monday, February 11, 2013 in a Chattanooga health care facility.

The son of the late James Frank and Kate Doshel Blevins Howard, he was a railroad brakeman for Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad and Southern Railroad and lived in New Hope for most of his life.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Darrel Howard; daughter, Teresa Rowland; brother, Billy Howard and grandson, Trey Howard.

He is survived by his children, Clarence L. Howard, Jr. and wife, Mandy of South Pittsburg, Jeannie Howard Gothard and husband, Lamar of Kimball, Tn., David Howard of South Pittsburg and Chris Howard of Marietta, Ga.; 12 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brother, Earl Howard; sisters, Josie Lee Huckabee and Mildred Phillips, all of South Pittsburg; several nieces and nephews; and good friend, Brenda Kean of Fort Payne, Ala.      

A memorial service will be held on Friday, Feb. 15, at 1 p.m. CT at Rogers Funeral Home in South Pittsburg with Brother Wilford McGill officiating.  Interment will be in New Hope Cemetery.       

The family will receive friends for visitation on Thursday, from 5-9 p.m. CT at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.rogersfuneralhome.com.

 


Bramlett, Charles Allan Sr. (Dalton)

Charles Allan Bramlett Sr., 82, of Dalton, GA, passed away Monday, August 18, 2014 at Hamilton Medical Center.  Charles was born July 28, 1932 to the late Lloyd and Tilea Bramlett; and was also preceded in death by his first wife and mother of his children, Jane Mitchell Bramlett; son, Andrew Bramlett; and brothers, Lloyd Jr., Richard and Kenneth Bramlett.  Survivors ... (click for more)

Owens, Geneva Etheridge (Dalton)

Geneva Etheridge Owens, 81, of Dalton, GA, passed away Monday, August 18, 2014.  She was the daughter of the late Raymond and Annie Bearden Etheridge; and was also preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Owens; and sister, Mary Hayes.  She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and great-grandmother.  Geneva is survived by daughter and son-in-law, ... (click for more)

John Phillip Tinker

John Phillip Tinker, 73, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, August 18, 2014. John retired from the U.S. Government with over 22 years of service. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. John was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Nadene Tinker; mother, Pearl Tinker; sister, Ann Nichols; mother and father-in-law, Milton and Oneida Warfield; and brother-in-law Jerry ... (click for more)

Marnell “Nell” Gurley Johnson

Marnell “Nell” Gurley Johnson, died on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.   A native of Goldsboro, N.C., she had been a resident of the Chattanooga area for the past 35 years and was the daughter of the late Leamon and Lillian Gurley.   She was retired from Red Food Store / Bi-Lo after 20 years of service as an assistant deli and bakery manager and cake decorator.   ... (click for more)

Storm Brings Heavy Rain, Wind Through Area

Severe storms brought heavy rain and wind north of Chattanooga on Wednesday evening. EPB crews were dealing with power outages in Brainerd, Soddy Daisy, Shallowford-Tyner and East Chattanooga. It was a very busy evening for emergency responders in Cleveland and Bradley County. The evening storm that passed through Wednesday brought a lot of heavy rain and wind that caused ... (click for more)

Man Robbed, Stabbed At Hixson Pike Bus Stop

A man was robbed and stabbed at a bus stop on Hixson Pike on Tuesday night. At approximately 9:30 p.m., officers were called concerning a robbery at 3800 Hixson Pike. Phani Tangirala, 22, was transported to a local hospital by HCEMS for treatment of a stab wound to the abdomen. Medical personnel stated that Mr. Tangirala appeared to have a non-life threatening wound to ... (click for more)