Buttram, Donna Shewinna

Sunday, November 19, 2017
Donna Buttram
Donna Buttram

Donna Shewinna Buttram died on November 17, 2017, at Standifer Place Nursing Home.

Ms. Buttram was employed by Volunteer Army Ammunition Plant and retired from Tennessee Valley Authority. She was a 1966 graduate of Riverside High School.

She was preceded in death by her parents, father, Clarence Sherman Mobley, mother, Tulula Kinley Mobley; and granddaughter, Desia Buttram.

She is survived by sons, Patrick (Yvette) Buttram, Clarence Edward Jr. (Annette) Buttram, and Jackie (Heather) Buttram; sister, Jacqueline Guines; brothers, Larry (Cyndi) Mobley and Kenneth (Betty) Mobley all of Chattanooga; and sister, Carolyn Faye Rutledge of Detroit, MI; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at noon at St. Matthews Primitive Baptist Church with Reverend Clyde Sandifer officiating. Interment will be in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be the same day of service from 10 a.m. until time of service.

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