Flerl, Lorene Johnson

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Lorene Johnson Flerl, 91, died on Tuesday, February 5, 2013. 

She was a longtime member of the Oak Street Baptist Church. Ms. Flerl loved to chrochet and cook.

She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty eight years, John T. Flerl; sister, Ovena Cross; brothers, Howard Johnson, Flay Johnson and Claude Johnson.

Survivors include her sons, John (Sandra) Flerl, David (Nancy) Flerl; daughter, Linda (Joe) Carroll; grandchildren, Michelle Carroll, John E. Flerl, Melissa (Kenneth) Ewton, Tona (Brian) McBryar, Joshua D. Flerl, Sarah Flerl, Hannah M. Flerl; and great-grandchildren, Katie Duncan, Jordan Duncan, Kenlee Ewton, John G. Flerl, Gavin Flerl, Blaine McDowell and Caitlin McBryar.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 8, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, with Reverend Gary Akins and Reverend Alan Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. 

Visitation is from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7. 

The family especially thanks the staff, nurses, and CNA’s of Soddy Daisy Healthcare for the love and care provided for their mother.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.


Mayo, Eliza Jane

Eliza Jane Mayo, of Chattanooga, died on Tuesday, Aug. 4 , 2015 Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Chattanooga Funeral Home-North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343. (click for more)

Barker, Jimmie Green

Jimmie Green Barker, age 88, of Chattanooga, died on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. Jimmie was a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area and a member of Brainerd Hills Baptist Church for over 50 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph C. Barker; parents, James and Zadie Green; brothers, Albert Henry Green, Leonard “Bill” Green, Joseph “Joe” Green, Murphy Green, ... (click for more)

Hartman, Dureta Joy Griffith (Dunlap)

Dureta  Joy  Griffith   Hartman , 68, of Dunlap, Tennessee, died at her home Sunday, August 2, 2015. She was born in Chattanooga, graduated as a 4-year Honor Student from Chattanooga Central High School in 1964, and earned a degree in Secretarial Administration at the University of Chattanooga in 1966. She retired in 1999 as a TVA Administrative Officer following ... (click for more)

Smith, Madeline (Prater's Mill)

Madeline Smith, 94, of the Prater’s Mill Community in Georgia, died on Sunday, August 2, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Milburn Smith; daughter, Sherron Wilson, parents, Ewin Hall, Sr. & Mattie Alice Hall; granddaughter, Sheila Souther; great-grandson, Scotty Havard; brothers, Ewin, Jr., Leonard, Eugene, Lester & Milburn Hall; sisters, Mamie Ogle, Della ... (click for more)

Sheriff Watson Offers To Send Team To Colorado To Help With Search For Cleveland's Joe Keller; Active Search Suspended

Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson has offered to send a Special Response Team, as well as other resources, to help Colorado authorities, who have suspended their search for 19-year-old Joseph Keller. He noted, "Joe Keller is a well-known young man who has lived in the Bradley County area, and disappeared while on a run in Conejos County, Colorado recently. " Sheriff ... (click for more)

Bicycle Store Owner Helps Police Nab Burglary Suspect

A bicycle store owner helped police nab a burglary suspect. Paul Rene Hayes, who has an extensive criminal record dating to 1993, was charged with aggravated burglary. Police investigated a burglary on July 21 at a house on Kelly's Ferry Road. The owner left his house at 8:45 a.m. and returned at 7 p.m. He found that his front door had been kicked in. He was missing his ... (click for more)