Adame, Heliodoro Carrillo (Dalton)

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Senor Heliodoro Carrillo Adame
Senor Heliodoro Carrillo Adame

Senor Heliodoro Carrillo Adame, age 87, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Regency Park Health and Rehabilitation.

Mass will be held Friday, Nov. 17, at noon at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 968 Haig Mill Lake Road, Dalton, Georgia, with Father Duvan Gonzalez officiating.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 4:30-8 p.m.

Interment will be in West Hill Cemetery.

Please share your thoughts and memories of Señor Heliodoro Carrillo Adame at

Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton.

Chamberlain, Betty Lou Gilleland (Cleveland)

Betty Lou (Gilleland) Chamberlain, 92, passed away on March 17, 2018. A former resident of Fernandina Beach, FL, she had been living in Cleveland, Tn., since the summer of 2017. Born Nov. 3, 1925, in Long Island, NC, to Sarah Jane (Frye) and Percy Clark Gilleland, she was the youngest of 10 children.   Betty was married for 63 years to Rev. James Hollis Chamberlain. ... (click for more)

Yates, Carolyn Caronwell (Cleveland)

Carolyn Cornwell Yates, 91, formerly of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018 in Murfreesboro. She was a member of Faith Memorial Church, where she served as church secretary for 40 plus years. Heaven gained an angel with a heart of gold when she went home to be with her only true love, Howard.  She was preceded in death by her husband, James Howard Yates; parents, ... (click for more)

Berta Hawkins Brown

Berta Hawkins Brown, age 90,   of Signal Mountain, passed away on Monday, March 19, 2018. Berta was born, raised and lived all her life on Signal Mountain.  She retired from the United States Postal Service with over 20 years of service.  Berta was a member of Wayside Presbyterian Church and she enjoyed quilting and crocheting.    ... (click for more)

James "Jim" Alfred Reeves

James "Jim"  Alfred Reeves, 84, of Soddy Daisy passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018. Mr. Reeves retired from TVA after many years of service as a machinist, a member of Red Bank Baptist Church and a former member of Sequoyah Baptist Tabernacle.  He loved his Sunday School Class, enjoyed gardening, NASCAR and bowling. Jim was preceded in death by his son, Jimmy ... (click for more)

City May Make It Easier For Food Trucks To Operate In Chattanooga

The City Council is considering action that would make it easier for food trucks to operate in Chattanooga.  City Attorney Wade Hinton said cities like Austin and Portland have thriving food truck operations and Chattanooga is studying those models. He said, "It's truly an industry there." He said a 2013 food truck ordinance was limited and did not allow food trucks on ... (click for more)

Magistrate Says She Was Fired Because Philyaw Did Not Want To Be Seen With Someone Openly Gay

A former magistrate at Juvenile Court said she was fired because Judge Rob Philyaw and Court Administrator Sam Mairs "wanted me gone because I was openly gay." County Attorney Rheubin Taylor said Elizabeth Gentzler was not the only gay at Juvenile Court and Hamilton County government, indicating that may be part of the county's defense. Attorney Stuart James, representing Ms. ... (click for more)