Steadman, Sara Rich

Held 20-Year Career With The Civil Service

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Sara Rich Steadman, 92, of East Ridge, died on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 in a local health care facility.

She was a native of the Chattanooga and North Georgia area and had lived many years in Sacramento, Ca. She retired in 1982 from the Civil Service with over 20 years of service. Following her retirement she moved back to East Ridge.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard L. Steadman; parents, Robert and Lula Rich; and brother, R.D. Rich, Jr. 

Survivors include her dearest friends and cousins Joe and Frances King; several nieces and nephews.

Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com.

Graveside service will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, at 2:30 p.m. at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park with Reverend Billy Dean officiating.

Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.


Couch, Larry Wayne

Larry Wayne Couch, 64, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, died on Friday, August 26, 2016 in a local hospital. He was a self-employed painter. He was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his father, William C. Couch and sister, Doris Marie Couch. Survivors include his children, Tarri (Tony Bell) Derben, Lori (Cody) Keck and Tony Couch, mother, Willie Humphreys, ... (click for more)

Wise, Roosevelt

Roosevelt Wise, 73, died on  Saturday , August 27, 2016  at his residence.  Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Morgan, Malcom Eugene (Graysville)

Malcolm Eugene Morgan, 68, of Graysville, Tennessee, died on Friday, August 26, 2016 at his home. He was born in Sale Creek on May 2, 1948 to the late William and Catherine (Cherry) Morgan; and was also preceded in death by his wife Rachel (Davis) Morgan; and his brother Alan Morgan. Malcolm was born and raised in Sale Creek and graduated from high school with the Sale ... (click for more)

Smith, James Wesley (Whitwell)

James Wesley Smith, 47, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016.   He was preceded in death by his wife, Tina Marie Smith; father, James Elbert Smith; mother, Shirley Quarles Terry; sister, Charlotte Marie Smith; and step-sister, Donna Burns.  He is survived by five children, James Robert “Roby” (Sarah Page) Smith, Kelly Marie ... (click for more)

Fire Displaces Family Of 3 On Kemp Drive

No injuries were reported in connection with a house fire late Saturday afternoon. The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm shortly before  6 p.m.  and responded to 4605 Kemp Drive with five fire companies. Battalion Chief Rick Boatwright said the fire started in the kitchen and then spread up into the attic. The firefighters were able to bring the ... (click for more)

Michael Wilson Back In Bradley County; Due In Court On Monday

Michael Wilson is back in Bradley County, and was escorted into the Correctional Facility around 8:15 p.m. Wilson’s first appearance in court will be on Monday, at 9 a.m. in the Bradley County General Sessions Courtroom at the Judicial Complex at 2290 Blythe Ave. Wilson was arrested last week, after e ndangered Bradley County child Skyla Wilson was found safe in Colorado ... (click for more)