Layne, Jean Ellis

Friday, October 13, 2017

Jean Ellis Layne, 83, of Fort Oglethorpe, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. 

Services to be announced at a later date.



Greene, Georgella

Georgella Greene, 83, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018 in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home,  1101 Dodds Ave., 423  622-9995. (click for more)

Wilson, Vernell

Vernell Wilson, 66, passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018 in Chattanooga.   Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home,  1101 Dodds Ave., 423  622-9995. (click for more)

Walker, Norman Dwight (LaFayette)

Norman Dwight Walker, 68, of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2018. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a retired Boilermaker, Local 454. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grady Walker and Maggie Green Walker; and brother, Roger Walker. He is survived by his daughters, Kristi (Bryan) Whitaker and Jamie (Blake) Walker Pickard; grandchildren, Bryana ... (click for more)

Queen, Daniel C. "Danny" (Cleveland)

Daniel C. “Danny” Queen, 68, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at his home.   He was of Baptist faith.  Danny was employed by the Cleveland Fire Department for ten years, was a well known car dealer and had extensive real estate holdings.  He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in Vietnam. He was ... (click for more)

1 Person Killed In Plane Crash At The Collegedale Airport

A person was killed in a plane crash on the runway of the Collegedale Airport on Friday evening. Charles Swain, who is the director of the airport, said the plane is a total loss. It was a single-occupant plane. He said the plane was taking off when it crashed. He said the person who died frequently had flown out of the Collegedale Airport. The FAA and NTSB are investigating ... (click for more)

$26.2 Million Grant Awarded For Bradley County Veterans Home

A $26.2 million U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs State Veterans Home Grant has been awarded for the construction of the future Bradley County Tennessee State Veterans Home. “Today is a monumental day for the veterans of East Tennessee, and I am thrilled that they have finally received the long overdue grant funding for the Bradley County Tennessee State Veterans Home," said ... (click for more)