Mason, Zooey Noel

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Zooey Noel Mason, infant daughter of Valerie Chapman and Joseph Mason died on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 in a local hospital.

In addition to her parents, Zooey is survived by two sisters, Victoria Chapman and Mya Mason, maternal grandparents, Laura and Thomas “Tiny” McClung, paternal grandparents, Robert and Sandy Mason, paternal great grandparents, Carlton and Barbara Fouts, two aunts,Robbie Gibson and Alison McClung, three uncles, David Gibson, Nick McClung and Ian McClung, all of Chattanooga.

Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10, in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Roger DeHart officiating.

Visit www.hamiltonfuneraloptions.com to share words of comfort to the family.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday.

Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, 423 531-3975. 


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