McMillan, Willie Logan (Jasper)

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Willie Logan McMillan, 92, of Jasper, TN, died Wednesday, February 13, 2013 in a Chattanooga hospital.  
Survivors include her children, James G. McMillan, Jr., George Edward (Eddie) McMillan and Mary M. Driskell.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Rogers Funeral Home in Jasper.

Smith, James Curtis "Wig" (Cooper Heights)

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Davenport, William Hubert "Joe" (Trion)

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Theodore Edward Varner

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Erlanger Expects $5 Million Profit Despite "Very Challenging" Budget

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