Tate, Melessa "Lesa" Mitchell (Dunlap)

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Melessa “Lesa” Mitchell Tate, 48, of Dunlap, TN, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2013.

Lesa was a registered Dental Hygienist and of the Baptist Faith. She was born in Dunlap on November 29, 1964 to Gary and Peggy Faulkner Mitchell who preceded her in death.

She is survived by her husband, Randy Tate; daughters, Lindsey (Chris) Dalton, Sara Tate and Emily Tate; brothers, Dusty (Jennifer) Mitchell and Shane (Angie) Mitchell both of Dunlap; and grandchildren, Jade and Ava Dalton.

Funeral services will be at 8 p.m. Monday, February 18 in the Chapel of Tate Funeral Home with Minister David Grisham officiating. Private burial will be held on Tuesday, February 19 at Sequatchie County Memorial Gardens, Dunlap.

Visitation will be held on Monday, February 18 from 3-8 p.m. at the Tate Funeral Home, Jasper, who has charge of the arrangements.


Lee, Maxine Reynolds (Summerville)

Maxine Reynolds Lee, 82, of Summerville, GA, passed away Friday, January 23, 2015 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Lee was born in Summerville, GA on August 1, 1932, daughter of the late Lon Reynolds and Alice Ragland Reynolds. She was a member of the Four Mile Baptist Church and was employed with Best Manufacturing before her retirement. ... (click for more)

Shore, Jonathan Michael (Trion)

Jonathan Michael Shore, 17, of Trion, GA, passed away Thursday, January 22, 2015 in a Rome hospital following a sudden attack. He was born on January 7, 1998 to his mother, Sarah Shore, of Trion, who survives. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his grandparents, Jay and Ellie Shore of Trion; sister, Mary Louise Shore of Trion; and uncles, John Bohannon of ... (click for more)

George Louis Rhinehart

George Louis Rhinehart, 85, of Ringgold, Georgia died on Thursday, January 22, 2015. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area, he was a former employee of Wheland Foundry where he worked for over 39 years, was a member of the American Foundrymen Society, and a member of the Ringgold First Baptist Church. George was very involved with his community. He was a former ... (click for more)

Johnny Morris

Lt. Johnny Morris (retired) died on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. He was born to W P (Curly) and Tommie Lowe Morris on September 25, 1932. He was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and was of the Methodist faith. He was a charter member of the Chattanooga Water Ski Club and the Roadmasters Hot Rod Club. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion. He was a veteran ... (click for more)

Deonta Banks, 23, Shot On Wilcox Boulevard Early Sunday Morning

Deonta Banks, 23, was shot early Sunday morning on Wilcox Boulevard. At approximately  3 a.m.  the Chattanooga Police Department responded to shots fired at 3232 Wilcox Boulevard.  Upon arrival, Chattanooga police located a single victim, Deonta Banks, suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He  was transported to a local hospital for treatment. ... (click for more)

Man Stabbed In Domestic Dispute On Sunrise Lane Saturday Morning

A man was stabbed Saturday morning on Sunrise Lane.   At approximately  11:41  a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to a reported stabbing at 309 Sunrise Lane.  Officers located a 45-year-old black male suffering from a non-life threatening stab wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital for his injury.   The ... (click for more)