Addie L. Whitehead, 85, of Red Bank, died on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 in a local health care facility.
She was a native and lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and was a member of Highland Park Baptist Church. Mrs. Whitehead loved tending to her flowers and drawing and was preceded in death by her husband, Benjamin Douglas Whitehead, parents, W.A. and Jessie Lee Land, brothers, W.A. Land, Jr., and Harold Land, daughters, Faye Loner and Rita Watkins, and son, Benjamin Tracy Whitehead.
Survivors include her daughters, Judy Whitehead of Red Bank, Patricia McCoy of Fort Oglethorpe, and Carolyn Freeman, Trenton; sister, Avory Whittemore, Ellijay, Ga.; daughter-in-law, Lisa Whitehead, Soddy Daisy; 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 2, at 10 a.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Pastor Jim Bennett officiating.
To share expressions of sympathy, visit lane-southcrestchapel.com.
The family will receive friends on Friday, March 1, from 4–8 p.m. at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.