Young, Earlena

Monday, February 18, 2013

Earlena Young, 86, died on February 14, 2013 in Ooltewah, Tennessee.

Services will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 20,  at noon at First Baptist  of Ooltewah Church. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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Corder, Mitchell Ellis "Slim"

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Reynolds, Nina (Dalton)

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Fire Displaces Mother And Son At House Near Dodds Avenue

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Planning Commission To Review New Form-Based Code Monday At 1 PM; Start Zoning Cases At 3 PM

The Planning Commission on Monday afternoon will be reviewing the proposed Form Based Code in addition to a large number of zoning cases.   Officials said the new code and the zoning cases "have generated significant public interest so we are expecting a large crowd."  The review of the Form-Based Code by the Planning Commission is scheduled to take ... (click for more)