Johnson, Larry Clinton (Dunlap)

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Larry Clinton Johnson, 54, of Dunlap, TN, died at his home Monday, April 14, 2014. 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Rena Dykes Davis; father, Clinton Johnson; daughter, Kelly Johnson; and brothers, Billy Leatherwood and Stevie Brimer. 

Survivors include his sons, Larry Wendell Johnson, Atlanta, David Lee Johnson, Dunlap and Jason Allen Johnson, Signal Mtn.; grandchildren, Baily, Alexis and Angelia Johnson and Destiny Aderholy; brothers, Charles (Kathy) Johnson, Bobby (Linda) Johnson, Englewood, TN and Donnie (Reba) Johnson, Bradenton, FL; and several nieces and nephews. 

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. CDT Friday, April 18, in Ewton Funeral Home chapel, who has charge of the arrangements. There will be no visitation.


Smith, Madeline (Prater's Mill)

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Murphy, Gerard (Etowah)

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William “Bill” Slatton

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V. "Maxine" Deakins

V. “Maxine” Deakins,  84, of Hixson, died on Saturday, August 1, 2015.   She lived in the Falling Water community and was very active in Falling Water Baptist Church in the early years of her Christian life teaching the children.  For the past several years she has attended Red Bank Baptist Church. Maxine graduated from Red Bank High School and Tennessee ... (click for more)

$40 Million Traffic Improvement Set To Connect Hamilton Place More Directly With I-75 And Ease Congestion On Shallowford Road

The city, state and CBL & Associates are cooperating on a $40 million plan to make the Hamilton Place section more accessible to Interstate 75. The upcoming project will provide a direct connection for southbound I-75 traffic with Hamilton Place Boulevard. The project will also provide a new connection for those on Hamilton Place Boulevard to enter I-75 northbound. ... (click for more)

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