Layman, Linda Ann Davis

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Linda Layman
Linda Layman

Linda Ann Davis Layman, 73, of East Ridge, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017

She was an active member of the former Clifton Hills Baptist Church where she played piano and organ and where her father was the pastor. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rev. and Mrs. Clifford and Virginia Cooper Davis.
Survivors include her son, Lt. Col. Ret. Steven M. (Chalisse) Layman; daughter, Patricia L. (Wes) Aymon; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Janice (Don) Miller; two brothers, Larry (Linda) Davis and Jerry (Marilyn) Davis; several nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Jenny Anderson and her staff of nurses and CNAs at Life Care Center of East Ridge for their loving care and concern.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on  Saturday at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 404 South Moore Road, East Ridge with the Reverend Roger Keys officiating. Burial will be in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. 

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 6221 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421.

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com.





Jackson, Maleka Shajuan Grimes

Maleka Shajuan Grimes Jackson, 39, of Woodstock, Georgia, passed away in Exuma, Bahamas on June 30, 2018.   Maleka was born and raised in Chattanooga. She is the daughter of Anita P. Horton and Malvin L. Grimes. She was married to Tiran LeVar Jackson, and they have a 12-year-old son, Cameron Tyrel Jackson.    Maleka received Christ at an early ... (click for more)

Wilson, Glen

Glen Wilson, 85, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Glen retired from DuPont Company. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Mary Jane Wilson, sons; Mike Wilson (Donna), Randy Wilson, Scott Wilson; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Silverdale Baptist Church or favorite charities. ... (click for more)

Jones, David Leon, Jr. (Cleveland)

David Leon Jones, Jr., known to friends as “PeeWee,” passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018, at the age of 36. David was a resident of Cleveland, Tn. at the time of passing. David was born on Sept. 24, 1981, in Chattanooga, to David Leon Jones Sr. and Katherine Berry. He was a loving father, son, and brother who was loved by all. David will always be remembered for the love ... (click for more)

Self, Oledth "Kitty" (Ringgold)

Oledth “Kitty” Self, 89, of Ringgold, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday July 15, 2018. She was a lifelong resident of Catoosa County and a member of New Heights Baptist Church. Kitty retired from Coca Cola after 10 years of service. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. Kitty was preceded in death by husband, Avery Self; son, Wallace Steve Self; grandson, ... (click for more)

State Democrats Refile Suit In Hamilton County Seeking To Keep Robin Smith Off The Ballot; Election Commission Calls Emergency Meeting

The Tennessee Democratic Party has refiled a lawsuit seeking to keep former state GOP Chairman Robin Smith off the ballot in the Aug. 2 primary ballot. In response, the Election Commission has called an emergency meeting for Monday at 9 a.m. The case has been assigned to Chancellor Pam Fleenor. State Democrats are asking for an expedited hearing. Ms. Smith was ... (click for more)

Woman Stabbed Multiple Times At Park Village Apartments

Jeanette Tulloss, 51, was found on the ground outside Park Village Apartments early Tuesday morning. Police said she had sustained multiple stab wounds to her back. Following the incident, Shana Smith, 33, was arrested for attempted homicide and aggravated assault. Officers spoke to Ms. Tulloss in the emergency room of Erlanger Hospital. She said she was approached by Ms. Smith ... (click for more)