Andrews, Fred Malcolm

Monday, February 25, 2013


Dr. Fred Andrews, 62, of Chattanooga, after fighting the good fight, after finishing his course, after keeping the faith, went home to be with his Savior on Monday, February 25, 2013.

He was born on June 15, 1950 in Chattanooga to the late Neal T. and Ramona M. Faucette Andrews.

Pastor Andrews is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Julie; daughter, April Sinclair; son, Tim Andrews; grandchildren, Megan Sinclair and Kent Sinclair, stepfather, Tom Faucette; brothers, Woody Andrews and Mark Faucette; sister, Carol Parson; daughter-in-law, Stephanie Andrews; brothers and sisters-in-law; nephew and nieces.

Dr. Andrews was a graduate of Bob Jones University and Gwinnett Hall Baptist College. He earned his Master and Doctoral degrees in Biblical Education, Theology and Counseling. He was awarded a Doctor of Divinity for his ministry.

He and his wife served 40 years in the pastoral and Bible college ministry. He pastured churches in Georgia, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Tennessee. He taught in Bible colleges for 15 years and served as vice-president of Gwinnet Hall Baptist College. Since 2001 he served as Pastor of Calvary Independent Baptist Church and Calvary Christian School until his home going.

Visitation will be in Calvary Independent Baptist Church on Thursday, Feb. 28, from 5-8 p.m. and Friday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The Reverend Ben Sinclair will conduct Dr. Andrews’ home going service at 1 p.m. in the church.

Interment will be at Forest Hills Cemetery following the service.

Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family-owned and operated.



Johnson, Phillip

Phillip Johnson, 80, of Signal Mountain, died on Friday, August 29, 2014.  Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 423 877-3524. (click for more)

Watts, Hettie Delores

Hettie Delores Watts, 82, of Chattanooga, died on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at her home. She was a member of the Red Hill Community Church and a member of the Eastern Star.  She also enjoyed gardening, church, and her beloved family.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 15 years, Jack E. Watts and her parents, Herman and Verdie Lee Keener. Survivors include ... (click for more)

Sterrett, Sherry C. (Cohutta)

Sherry C. Sterrett, 63, of Cohutta, GA, passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta. Mrs. Sterrett was a member of Christ Church Presbyterian. She is survived by her husband, Jay Sterrett, Jr. of the residence; son, Jay Sterrett III of Cohutta; father, Sherman Campbell of Houston, TX; sister, Jodi Mathes of Denver, CO; brother, Glenn Campbell of Houston, ... (click for more)

Stutz, Martin Frederick (Cleveland)

Martin Frederick Stutz, 80, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Tuesday morning, August 26, 2014. Born in Chattanooga to Horace and Elsie Stutz, Martin moved to Cleveland in 1969, where he raised a family and became a much-loved member of the community. He was a successful business owner, establishing and running Business Equipment Company for more than 30 years. Before that he worked ... (click for more)

Bradley, 24, Charged In Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy At Soddy Daisy

Justin Dale Bradley has been charged with criminal homicide in the death of a three-year-old child, who was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday and later died. Authorities said Bradley, 24, is the boyfriend of the child's mother. The mother earlier took out an order of protection against Bradley, and he was arrested for violating the order. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s ... (click for more)

Shooting Of 15-Year-Old Began As Argument Between Teens

According to police, the Tuesday night shooting of a juvenile on Taylor Street started as an argument between the two young men. Terry Marshell Smith Jr., 19, was arrested the following day. Police said the former Hixson High School student shot the juvenile in the shoulder after their argument and then fled the scene.  According to police, Smith admitted to the shooting. ... (click for more)