Patterson, Linda Lee (Ocoee)

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Linda Lee Patterson, 66, of Ocoee, TN, died on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at her home. 

She was born on August 19, 1946 in Benton, TN. Linda grew up in Benton, where she graduated from Polk County High School in 1964, and was a member of Cookson Creek Baptist Church. Her passion was making crafts, her family, and sharing the love of Christ. 

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Arrie and Annie Qualls Price; and her brother, Frank Price. 

Linda is survived by her husband of 48 years, Thomas Patterson of Ocoee; children, James & Gena Patterson of Ocoee, Zach & Brittany Patterson of Ocoee and Patty Patterson of Cleveland; grandchildren, Jameson Patterson, Scotty Patterson, Price Patterson, Zoe Patterson and Haley Garcia; siblings, Arelean Bramlett of Cleveland, John Henry and wife Debra Price of Winchester, TN, Teena and Frank Brannon of Benton, Roscoe and Ritia Price of Ocoee, Ronnie and Wanda Price of Benton and Clyde Price of Wenatchee, WA; and nieces, nephews and other relatives. 

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 15, in the chapel of Cookson Creek Baptist Church with the Reverend Mike Rymer and the Reverend Rick Woody officiating. Interment will follow in Cookson Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service. 

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, at Cookson Creek Baptist Church and 12-1 p.m. on Monday, April 15 at the church prior to the service. 

The family requests that memorials be made to, Cookson Creek Baptist Church Youth Fund, 1686 Sand Mountain Road, Ocoee, TN.

Higgins Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.


Alexander, Judy Ann Brown (Chickamauga)

Judy Ann Brown Alexander, 62, of Chickamauga, Georgia died on Monday, September 29, 2014. She was born in Chickamauga to the late J.D. and Frances Snodgrass Brown. She retired from Synthetic Industries/Shaw Industries after 32 years of employment. She was of the Baptist faith and attended Grand Center Baptist Church. She was a lifelong resident of Walker County. She is ... (click for more)

Johnson, Ivan Ray (Pikeville)

Ivan Ray Johnson, age 70, a lifelong resident of the Lusk community in Pikeville, went to be with the Lord September 29, 2014. He was a member of the Cupbearer Ministry. He also enjoyed camping, meeting with the guys at Pailo Market, and spending time with his grandchildren.   Preceded in death by his parents, Ivan L. "Doc" and Cecil Johnson. Ivan is survived by his ... (click for more)

George Haworth Latta, Jr.

George Haworth Latta, Jr., 79, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, September 29, 2014. Dr. Latta was born in Oak Park, Illinois to the late George and Marie Latta.     The family later moved to Fulton, Missouri where he graduated from Westminster College where he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta.     He later received his DDS from the University of Missouri ... (click for more)

Jordan Blain Guess

Jordan Blain Guess, 20, of Ooltewah, died on Sunday   morning, September 28, 2014 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.     A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area he was a graduate of Central High School and was also a graduate of Chattanooga State where he majored in Professional Actors Training.    He was also employed ... (click for more)

Linear Park Planned As Extension Of Walnut Street Bridge In Front Of Planned Boutique Hotel

A linear park that will be an extension of the Walnut Street Bridge public space is planned in front of a new boutique hotel at Walnut Street and Aquarium Way (Second Street). Mitch Patel of Vision Hospitality on Tuesday night told nearby residents that "the city pushed this idea of a linear park, and we agree that it is a great idea." He said the current situation in which ... (click for more)

Sharply-Divided City Council Approves Office Reorganization; Councilman Freeman Calls Move "Evil, Hellish"

A sharply-divided City Council on Tuesday voted 5-4 to completely reorganize the council office, leaving current staffers without a job down the road but with the option to reapply. Councilman Moses Freeman called the move "evil" and "hellish." He said, "We are punishing somebody on a personal level," though he said the office has been running smoothly. Saying the majority ... (click for more)