Rivera, Vionette Jazmine

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Vionette Rivera
Vionette Rivera

Vionette Jazmine Rivera, 27, of Collegedale, died on Monday, February 11, 2013.

She was born Dec. 10, 1985, in Chattanooga and was affectionately called “Vivi” by family and friends.

Vivi had a passion for life and loved to dance, hug and kiss. She was loved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed. “Sleep well until Jesus comes.”

Survivors include her parents, Dominga Ruiz and Carmelo Rivera, three siblings, Omar Mendez, Deborah (Jermaine) Preston, Joshian (Krista) Rivera, two grandmothers, Violeta Rivera, Dominga Negron and a grandfather, Joaquin Rosario.

You are greatly loved by all your uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews and nieces.

Memorial services will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Collegedale Spanish American SDA Church. Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17, in Collegedale Memorial Park.

Please share your thoughts and memories online at www.ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com.

Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway.


Bryan, Robert James, Jr.

Robert James Bryan, Jr. died on August 23, 2015 at the age of 53.   He is  survived by his loving sisters, Betty A. Bryan and Jane Parrish (Vincent), niece, Lindsey Byers  (Scott and son Drew), his "feller" buddies, his Mervs/ La Altena buddies, devoted  caretakers and special friend, Lizzie.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth ... (click for more)

Buhl, Doris Castlen

Doris Castlen Buhl, 89, of Hixson, died on Saturday, August 22, 2015, at her home. Born Sept. 18, 1925, in Grand Bay, Al., she was the daughter of the late Lettie Cora Hamilton, later a school teacher with an MA degree from University of Alabama, 1959 and Henry Clayton Castlen, a surveyor and road contractor from Macon. They married in Union, Alabama where she was teaching ... (click for more)

Scott, Evelyn Cleo (Trenton)

Evelyn Cleo Scott, 79, of Trenton, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at her home surrounded by family. She attended White Oak Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Malcolm Conner Scott; son, Malcolm Keith Scott; parents, Arney Oscar and Opal Marie Cagle; and brother, Thurman Lewis Cagle. Survivors include daughter, Judy (Ralph) ... (click for more)

Caldwell, Christopher Lee (Whitwell)

Christopher Lee Caldwell, 27, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2015 surrounded by his family.   He was preceded in death by his father, Clyde Caldwell; grandmother, Ruby Caldwell; and half-brother, Thomas Caldwell. He is survived by his mother & step-father, Bertha & Roy Lofty; and brothers, Michael (Whitney) Caldwell, Jacob ... (click for more)

City, County To Spend Up To $300,000 To Improve Moccasin Bend Police Firing Range

The city and county will spend up to $300,000 to upgrade the police firing range at Moccasin Bend. The city and county earlier had made plans for an indoor firing range on E. 11th Street that would have cost over $3 million, but the plug was later pulled on that idea. Officials said a new portable building will be transported to the Moccasin Bend site. The project also ... (click for more)

Hutcheson Medical Center Takes New Cost-Cutting Measures

Hutcheson Medical Center has announced new cost-cutting measures as it tries to stop ongoing losses. A trustee has asked that the Fort Oglethorpe hospital's bankruptcy process be dissolved, saying it has accumulated over $5 million in debt during the 10 months it has been in bankruptcy. The board of directors for Hutcheson Medical Center voted Wednesday evening to suspend ... (click for more)