Dunn, Darrell Lawrence

Monday, October 2, 2017

Evangelist Darrell Lawrence Dunn, 76, of Chattanooga went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. He had lived in the Chattanooga area for most of his life and was an evangelist for more than 60 years. He was a past president of the Tennessee Temple Alumni Association and was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be truly missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Helen Dunn and brother Russell Dunn.

Survivors include his loving wife of more than 56 years, Betty Anderson Dunn of Chattanooga; children, Debra Dunn of Chattanooga, David (Shawn) Dunn of Phoenix, Az. and Michael Dunn of Knoxville; sisters, Anita Kutej of Oklahoma City, Ok., Mary Freeman of Harrah, Ok. and Bruce (Pat) Dunn of Tarpon Springs, Fl.; eight grandchildren, David James Dunn, Michael, Brittney, Jonathan, Cassie, Abby, Megan and Charity Dunn; two great grandchildren, Leighland Jace Kaiser and Dawson Remington Dunn; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel with Dr. James Rushing, Bro. David Dunn and Rev. Tim Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in the Chattanooga Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday and prior to the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

The family would like to extend a special "Thank You" to Vicki, Shanna, Jennifer, Ted, Misty, Rita and Bro. Jack with Home Health Hospice Care of East Tenneessee for their care and concern for Darrell over these last few months.

Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe. 




Little, James Wilson

James Wilson Little, 75, of Lookout Valley, husband, father, son and brother passed away suddenly on  Saturday, April 21, 2018. He was a member of the Fort Oglethorpe Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Jim was retired from the Atlanta Gas Light Company. Jim was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Judith Ann Little; parents, Charles and Alice Little; siblings, ... (click for more)

Blackstone, Hamilton Haynes, Jr.

Hamilton Haynes Blackstone, Jr., 67, of Chattanooga passed away on  Tuesday, April 24, 2018 .   He was a member of City Church and a member of Hill City Lodge # 199 F&AM.  He earned his associates degree in law enforcement, worked for various agencies over a lengthy career in law enforcement and owned New Hope Deli. He was preceded in death ... (click for more)

Massey, Ruth Grace (Cleveland)

On Monday morning, April 23, 2018, Ruth Grace Massey passed away at the age of 80. She will be forever remembered by her husband, Dale, her four children, Steven Bartoo, James Bartoo, Thomas Bartoo and Jennifer King, her 11 grandchildren, as well as her four surviving brothers, Ken Walker, Jerry Walker, Phil Walker and Hank Walker. She was preceded in death by her two ... (click for more)

Carroll, Tammy Renae (Rock Spring)

Tammy Renae Carroll, 49, of Rock Spring, passed away on Monday, April 23, 2018. She was former employee of Con-Set Industry in LaFayette. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley “Boone” Carroll; daughter, Vickie Nicole “Nikki” Carroll; father, Floyd Houston Eaton. She is survived by her daughter, Michelle Carroll of Chickamauga; mother, Frances (Kenny) Gillespie ... (click for more)

McCallie Coach From 90s Who Is Now Deceased Is Accused Of Abusing Students

A McCallie School coach from the 1990s who is now deceased is being accused of abusing students at the private prep school. Two former students said Steven Lee "Steve" Carpenter sexually abused them. Carpenter was the basketball coach at McCallie for 11 seasons - through 1999. He was boys basketball coach at Ridgeland High School beginning in 2000. Carpenter was ... (click for more)

County Commission Committee Recommends 2-Year Terms For Magistrates; To Advertise For 2 Openings After Pay Raise

A committee of the County Commission has recommended that county magistrates have two-year terms, instead of one year, and for the commission to take applications on two open seats. The commission will proceed with advertising for the two posts and make an official announcement next Wednesday. Applications will then be taken until May 8. The commission will interview candidates ... (click for more)