Corlew, Joe Dickson (Dayton)

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Joe Dickson Corlew, 83, of Dayton, TN, died Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in Chattanooga. 

He was born August 21, 1929 in Charlotte, TN to the late William Parks and Thelma (Loggins) Corlew; and was also preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Ann (Mize) Corlew. 

A resident of Dayton for the past 25 years, he retired from Dupont as a lab technician. He was a member of the Masons and he enjoyed fishing. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He is survived by his son, Joe C. (Tama) Corlew of Cleveland, two daughters, Marcy (Ray) Epps of Houston, TX and Tracy (Steve) Clift of Dayton; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services with military honors will be held Thursday, February 28 at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tom Herrell officiating. He will be laid to rest next to his wife Friday, March 1 at 10:30 a.m. at Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family is being served by the Vanderwall Funeral Home in Dayton where they will receive friends Thursday, February 28 after 4 p.m.


Blevins, Edna Lorene Adkins (Trenton)

Edna Lorene (Adkins) Blevins, 94, of Trenton, GA, passed away Wednesday evening, April 22, 2015 at Dade Health and Rehab. She was retired from the Trenton Spinning Mill and was a charter member of the Rising Fawn Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph M. Blevins; parents, Jess and Cornelia (Castleberry) Adkins; sisters, Hassie Ramsey, Martha Gifford ... (click for more)

Thomas Wallace Frank "Shorty" Jr. (Trion)

Wallace Frank “Shorty” Thomas, Jr., 82, of Trion, GA passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015 in Chattanooga. Mr. Thomas was born August 19, 1932 in Lyerly, GA. He was a self-employed truck driver, enjoyed farming, and Trade Day.   Mr. Thomas was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Thomas; infant son, Wallace F. Thomas, II; grandchild, Michael Shane Hampton; parents, ... (click for more)

Bobby G. Deal

Bobby G. Deal, 78, lifelong resident of the Hixson area, died peacefully at his home on Thursday, April 23, 2015. He retired in 1998 as maintenance superintendent of Hixson Utility District after 33 years of service.  He is survived by his wife, Emma Lee Deal; sons, Robert Eugene Deal, Jerry Arthur Deal (Darlene), John Thomas Deal (Kim); sister, Nancy Prestwood; ... (click for more)

Richard "Rick" Lee Hicks

Richard “Rick” Lee Hicks died suddenly at his home of a heart attack at the age of 62 on April 22, 2015. He was preceded in death by his loving mother, Betty Sue Hicks. He was an active member of Christ United Methodist church. He graduated from Graniteville High School in Graniteville, S.C., where he was all-state in football and basketball. He served in the U.S. Army ... (click for more)

State Attorney General Says City Council Cannot Make Taxis Not Registered In Hamilton County Go Through Emissions Testing

The state attorney general's office has ruled that the City Council cannot require that taxis not registered in Hamilton County go through emissions testing. The city is dealing with the new Uber taxi service that has an out-of-town owner. Locally-owned cabs have to go through the annual emissions testing. The opinion says that local taxi owners cannot get around the emissions ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Area Bracing For Possibility Of Isolated Severe Storms, Tornadoes Not Ruled Out

The National Weather Service is feeling uncertain about today's weather pattern and has not ruled out the possibility of isolated, severe thunderstorms or an isolated tornado in our area. The greatest threat seems to be between 4 and 7 p.m. this evening. Below is the latest update: HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN 1122 AM EDT ... (click for more)