Peterson, Brad (Benton)

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Brad Peterson, 53, of Benton, TN, passed away Monday, August 19, 2013 at his residence. 

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed gardening and working in his yard. Brad was very active with the MS Society. He was a member of the Delano Baptist Church. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd E. Peterson. 

Brad is survived by his mother, Louise Peterson of Etowah; two sons, Thomas Hunter Peterson of Etowah and Dylan Peterson of Benton; brother, Don Peterson and wife, Eveleen of Etowah; sister, Robin Peterson of Louisiana; several nieces and nephews; and dear friends, Dylan Burgess and Jake Hairrell. 

Funeral services will be at 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 22, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Reverend Gary Higgins officiating. 

His family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 22 at the funeral home prior to the service. 

The family requests that memorials be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Mid South Chapter, 214 Overlook Circle, Suite 153, Brentwood, TN 37027.

Smith, Katherine Rains (Dunlap)

Katherine Rains Smith, 92, of Dunlap, TN, passed away Friday, February 27, 2015 at her home. She was born in Bledsoe County on March 29, 1922 and was a member of the Church of Christ since age 18. Ms. Smith retired from TVA with 38 years of service. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elijah Lee Smith; parents, Alfred and Maude Austin Rains; sister, ... (click for more)

Wallace, Ricky Lynn (Dunlap)

Ricky Lynn Wallace, 51, of Dunlap, TN, passed away Friday, February 27, 2015. He was a beloved husband, father, son, brother and friend who will be deeply missed.  Ricky was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Wallace; and his uncle, Kelly Wallace.  Survivors include his wife, Scarlet Wallace; son, Hunter Wallace; mother, Shirley Kilgore ... (click for more)

Mary "Susie" Lawson Doyle

Mary  "Susie" Lawson  Doyle , 48, of Rossville, died on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. She was raised in the Flintstone area and had lived in the North Georgia for most of her life. She was of the Christian faith and was previously employed with Erlanger Medical Center as a CNA for more than 29 years. She was a loving and devoted sister, wife and mother who will be ... (click for more)

John "Ralph" Price, Jr.

John “Ralph” Price, Jr., 68, of Chattanooga, died on Wednesday, February 25, 2015.   Ralph was born in Chattanooga and was retired from the U.S. Navy and also retired from Transportation Brokerage business after 23 years. He was a graduate of City High School class of 1965.  He also served and was a member of the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 203, Associates ... (click for more)

Signal Council, Residents Concerned About Unsafe Driving En Route To Schools

The town council of Signal Mountain is dealing with a traffic problem caused by increased traffic to and from Signal Mountain Middle High School and Nolan Elementary. Mayor Dick Gee said, “This is a tough issue that we wouldn’t have to deal with if everyone would drive responsibly.” The main concern is for safety and in November the council agreed to try to fix the problem by ... (click for more)

88-Year-Old Woman In Bradley County Severely Burned After Going Back In Burning House For Pets

Two people were injured in a house fire in Bradley County on Friday.   Shortly before noon, Bradley County EMS responded to a reported house fire on Hancock Road.   Two ambulances and a shift commander responded. Initial reports were that there were two people injured. When EMS crews arrived, Bradley County firefighters were performing resuscitative ... (click for more)