Powell, Wanda Faye

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Wanda Faye Powell, 68, of Rossville passed away, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. She was of the Church of God faith. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Louis Evett; husband, Hershel Powell, Sr.; three children, Hershel, Jr., Janice and Priscilla Powell; grandchild, Chelsie Powell; sister, Mildred Wortman.

Mrs. Powell is survived by her children, Angela (Tommy) Hussey, Levis (Roger) Tutton, Leon and Hershel Powell; siblings, Paul, Carl, Patricia, and Mary Evett; grandchildren, Joshua Hahn, Amber Forester, Malcom and Randi Tutton, Anthony Collins, Jasmine Goins, Alvin and Jenny Kilgore, Michael and Leonard Hussey and Alexis Powell; great grandchildren, Kohl, Levi, Sydnee, Lanie and Karma; several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Mike Graham officiating. Burial will follow in Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Monday from 4-9 p.m. at the funeral home and prior to the service on Tuesday.

Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Home- Ft. Oglethorpe Chapel.

Knight, Timothy Daniel

Timothy Daniel Knight, 48, of East Ridge, was carried away by angels on Thursday morning in the presence of the Lord Jesus Christ.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ralph C. Maxwell and Gladys M. Ball, William H. Knight, Sr. and Katherine W. Knight; beloved sister, Kristie M. Knight; and aunts, Sharon C. Smith and Sheila R. Smith. He has been reunited with ... (click for more)

Daugherty, Dr. Robert "Bob" T.

Dr. Robert "Bob" T. Daugherty, 84, of Rossville, passed away October 17, 2018.  Funeral Services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21 at Victory Baptist Church, 1013 Lafayette Road, Rossville, with Dr. Ernest Groce and Dr. Brad Davis officiating. Dr. Daugherty will lie in state at the church from 2 p.m. until the time of service. Graveside Services will be held at ... (click for more)

McWilliams, James Scott (LaFayette)

James Scott McWilliams, 91, of the Armuchee Community of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry McWilliams and Annie Robinson McWilliams; and brothers, John McWilliams, Bob McWilliams, and Clifford McWilliams. He is survived by several nieces and nephews. Funeral ... (click for more)

Hood, Ronald "Ron" Douglas (Cleveland)

Ronald “Ron” Douglas Hood, 82, passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, in Cleveland, Tennessee. Born and raised in Adamsville, Al., Ron spent the majority of his life in Cleveland, where he worked as a graphic designer. In 1954, Ron entered military service with the army and was stationed in Germany. After being discharged, Ron completed formal art training at Gulf States ... (click for more)

Charles Pipkens, Lajeromeney Brown Arrested In Series Of Violent Home Invasions In Which Robbers Posed As Police

Chattanooga Police have arrested Charles Dijon Pipkens and Lajeromeney Brown in connection with a series of violent home invasions in which the suspects told their victims they were Chattanooga Police officers.. Pipkens, 27, was charged in an Aug. 11 case and Brown, 40, in an incident on Sept. 19. Pipkens, of 434 N. Hickory St., is charged with two counts of aggravated kidnapping, ... (click for more)

Fairyland PTO Says It Can't Get Help From Walker County Schools And Board For Cafeteria Woes

Officials of the Fairyland Elementary School PTO said in recent months, the Fairyland Elementary School cafeteria "has effectively been shut down due to equipment (which broke in June) and consequent staffing issues." The group said, "As it stands now, all food is 'satellited' in from Ridgeland High School to Fairyland Elementary School for all meals including breakfast, lunch ... (click for more)