Riddle, Vance "Hugh" Jr.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Vance “Hugh” Riddle Jr., 70, of East Ridge and Apison, Tennessee, died on February 7, 2013 in the Chattanooga Hospice Center.

Hugh was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving aboard the carrier USS Shangri La CVA 38.

He was a business owner and avid golfer. He was a member of Dale Ray Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Vance and Lottie Riddle, daughter, Kimberly Michelle Riddle and Patricia Riddle.

Survivors include his son, Danny(Linda) Finley, Travelers Rest, S.C.; grandson, Taylor Gersky of Taylor Mi.; sisters, Marilyn Klingemann, New Braunfels, Tx., Peggy (Neil)  Mason, Lompoc, Ca., Pamela Powell of Taylor, Mi., Paula Penny of Romulus, Mi., Penny Riddle and Pauline Riddle of Melvindale, Mi.; several nieces and nephews, and a special friend, Eveann Johnson.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, in the chapel of Heritage Funeral Home with Preacher Josh Hollifield officiating.

Burial will follow at Plowman Cemetery, Apison.

Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga, 4111 Oakwood Dr. Chattanooga, Tn. 37416.

The family will receive friends on Friday, from 4-8 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.


Kapherr, Kelsey Blayne

Kelsey Blayne Kapherr, 23, of Harrison, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Survivors and complete funeral arrangements will be announced by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, Valley View Chapel, 7414 Old Lee Highway, Chattanooga, TN 37421. (click for more)

Jackson, Bobby Dean

Bobby Dean Jackson, 79, of Chattanooga, formerly of Decatur, TN, passed away on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Memorial Hospital after a long battle with cancer. Bobby was a member of Cottonport Baptist Church. He was retired from Combustion Engineering after 37 ½ years of service as a welder. He played banjo and sang base for the Corngrinder’s Band. He was a Mason, Hill ... (click for more)

Hullender, Linda Kay (Dalton)

Linda Kay Hullender, 60, of Dalton, GA, died on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at her residence. Linda was born June 25, 1954 in Sallisaw, OK to the late Edward and Billie Dean Hunt. She was a member of the Abba House in Hixson, TN. She is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, L.C. Hullender of the residence; sons, Brent Hullender of Rocky Face, GA and Dale Hullender of Dalton, ... (click for more)

Millican, Ann Elizabeth (Dalton)

Ann Elizabeth Millican, 82, of Dalton, GA, passed away Monday March 2, 2015 at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Hill Millican; parents, RB and Nellie Mae Faile; and brother, Buddy Faile. Ann Millican felt called to be a teacher, and retired from the Whitfield County school system after 33 years of teaching at Pleasant Grove, North ... (click for more)

Winter Weather Advisory Goes Into Effect At 4 AM On Thursday

Temperatures were mild on Wednesday, but they were set to drop as the day goes on - leading to a Winter Weather Advisory. The advisory goes into effect at 4 a.m. on Thursday and is to continue until 4 p.m. The forecast is for freezing rain, sleet and snow with accumulations of two inches or less. Some events are already being called off due to the possibility of unsafe ... (click for more)

County Commission Votes 5-4 In Favor of Middle Valley Neighborhood Walmart

The County Commission on Wednesday voted 5-4 to allow a Walmart Neighborhood Center at Middle Valley Road and Thrasher Pike. Voting in favor were Jim Fields, Chester Bankston, Greg Beck, Warren Mackey and Joe Graham. Opposed were Marty Haynes, Sabrena Smedley, Tim Boyd and Randy Fairbanks. Commissioner Haynes, the District 3 representative where the project is located, ... (click for more)