Perdue, Marty "Annette" (Dalton)

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Marty “Annette” Perdue, 87, of Dalton, GA, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014.

Mrs. Perdue was preceded in death by her parents, Hoyt A. Webb and Leonia Webb; her husband, Cecil B. Perdue; brothers, Horace Webb and Gordon “Jack” Webb of Dalton; and son-in-law; John Carrier.

Annette was born on February 22, 1927 in Dalton, GA. She married and traveled the U.S. as a supportive wife and American patriot. She was an accomplished pianist and was known for spreading joy through her music as well as her dynamic sunny personality. She was loved by all and loved all that she met. Annette leaves behind many cherished memories.

Survivors include her daughters, Allyson Stillwagon and son-in-law David Stillwagon of Susanville, CA, Rene Coffey and son-in-law John Coffey of Eton and Andre Healan and son-in-law Ed Healan of Ellijay; son, Sidney Perdue of Dalton; granddaughters, Amber Carrier of Washington DC, Shae Healan Lakins and son-in-law Kenny Lakins of Colorado Springs and Autumn Hedrick of Chico, CA; grandson, Drew Healan of Ellijay; one great-grandson, Hoyt Jack Allen of Chico, CA; and many loving nieces and nephews.

Services for Mrs. Perdue will be at 12 p.m. on Friday Sept. 5 in the chapel of Love Funeral Home with the Rev. John Davis officiating. She will be in laid to rest beside her husband in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, Sept. 4 from 5-8 p.m.

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave. Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center) is in charge of arrangements.


Bennett, Tracy Lea Durham (Rossville)

Tracy  Lea  Durham  Bennett,  44,  of  Rossville, GA,  passed  away  Saturday,  January 24, 2015. She was preceded  in  death  by her  mother, Patricia  Ann  Durham;  two  sisters,  Rhonda  Smith  and  Patty  Pettyjohn. She is survived  by her  life  ... (click for more)

McNabb, William Crandel (Dunlap)

William Crandel McNabb, 101, of Dunlap, Tennessee, died Wednesday, January 28, 2015. The son of the late Thomas Crawford and Florence Almeda Knight McNabb, he was a graduate of Grundy County High School where he drove the school bus while in high school.  During World War II, he worked for Combustion Engineering in Chattanooga.  He lived for many years in Jasper, ... (click for more)

Benjamin Franklin Witherspoon

Benjamin Franklin Witherspoon, 82, died on January 27, 2015 at a local hospital.  He was born July 12, 1932, to Olivia and Bestedia Witherspoon in Springhill, Al. He graduated from Green County Training School in Bolige, Al. Upon completion he joined the United States Army, receiving an honorable discharge. He continued his education in Nashville, attending Agriculture ... (click for more)

Harry Clifton Wilkinson, Sr.

Harry Clifton Wilkinson, Sr., 92, of East Ridge, died on Thursday, January 29, 2015. Harry is survived by his wife, Doris Marilyn Wilkinson.  Also surviving are his children, Harry C. Wilkinson, Jr., Stanley W. (Donna) Wilkinson, Elyse Wilkinson (Steve) Irwin, and John H. (Alisa) Wilkinson.  He had 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and many nieces ... (click for more)

Chance Loftis Set To Be Freed From Jail After Jury Finds Him Guilty Of Only Misdemeanor Charge

Chance Loftis is set to be freed from jail on Monday after a Criminal Court jury on Friday afternoon found him guilty of only a minor charge. Instead of murder in the death of 46-year-old Donald Rogers, the jury in the courtroom of Judge Don Poole found him guilty of the lesser charge of reckless endangerment. He was found not guilty of aggravated animal cruelty in the beating ... (click for more)

Dr. David Seaberg Steps Down From Position As Dean For UT College Of Medicine In Chattanooga

David M. Stern, MD, executive dean of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine at UT Health Science Center (UTHSC), and Kevin Spiegel, president and CEO for Erlanger Health System, announced that  David Seaberg, MD, will be stepping down from the joint positions of dean of the UT College of Medicine, Chattanooga, and senior vice president of the Erlanger Health System. ... (click for more)