Kelley, Janice Denise

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Janice Denise Kelley, 45, of Chattanooga died on Friday, February 8, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Janice was born in Chattanooga to the late Nathaniel Eldridge and Aldee Clark.

She is survived by her daughter, Shanice Kelley.

Funeral services will be on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 1 p.m. in the chapel. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Monday, Feb. 18, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.


Haston, Juanita "Granny"

Juanita “Granny” Haston, 88, of Chattanooga, died on Monday, September 15, 2014 in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville. (click for more)

Chalmers, Ruthie

Ruthie Chalmers, 68, died on   September 15, 2014   at a local hospital.   Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.   (click for more)

Leroy, Howard Paul (Jasper)

Howard Paul Leroy, 85, of Jasper, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, September 16, 2014   in a Chattanooga health care facility. The son of the late John Daley and Emily Cookston LeRoy, he was a longtime member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church.  He was also preceded in death by his two sisters, Ruby Whitlock and Jean Milligan; three brothers, John D., Charles, ... (click for more)

Curry, Vern (Spencer)

Vern Curry, 69, of Spencer, TN, passed away Sunday, September 14, 2014. He was a member of Mt. Crest United Methodist Church. He was a United States Air Force veteran serving during the Vietnam Conflict. Vern was the current Post Commander of American Legion Post #207 in Spencer, TN and a member of Fidelity Lodge #10 F.&A.M, San Diego, CA. He was preceded in death ... (click for more)

City Receives $400,000 Federal Grant To Study Passenger Train Service

The United States Department of Transportation has announced Chattanooga has received a $400,000 Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant to study the potential use of existing railways for a passenger rail system in Chattanooga. There were 72 awards announced in 46 states and Washington, D.C. Out of numerous grant applications across Tennessee, ... (click for more)

Former Assistant Police Chief Eidson Not Charged In Shooting Of Stepson On Englewood Avenue

Former Chattanooga Police Department Assistant Chief Kirk Eidson was not charged in the shooting of stepson Robert Ingle, 18, on Sunday morning in North Chattanooga. However, Ingle was charged with domestic assault and vandalism. In the incident shortly after 9 a.m. at 1049 Englewood Ave., Mr. Eidson said Ingle came to the house asking him to take him to their other house ... (click for more)