Osborn, Dorothy "Dot" (Dalton)

Saturday, December 2, 2017
Dorothy “Dot” Osborn
Dorothy “Dot” Osborn

Dorothy “Dot” Osborn, age 82, of Dalton, went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, November 30, 2017 at her residence.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Osborn; and daughter, Beverly Kinnamon.

She is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law, Pam and Steve Stultz of Georgetown, Tn., Belinda and Rodney Henderson of Tampa Bay, Fl.; grandchildren, Brittany Cloer, Tim Stultz, Katie Peeples, Krissy Bryson, Kara Yates, Sara Ruffing, Seth Henderson, Sean Henderson and Gabrielle Henderson; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held Sunday, Dec. 3, at 5 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Eddie Taylor officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, Dec. 3, from 3-5 p.m.

Burial will be in the Whitfield Memorial Gardens.

You may leave the family a message at www.julianpeeples.com

Funeral arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton. For more information, call 706-259-7455.


Lanier, Frankie Elaine (Dunlap)

Frankie Elaine Lanier, 74, of Dunlap, passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2018.  Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Lane Funeral Home. The memorial service is at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, at  Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, 877-3524, www.lanefh.com. (click for more)

Ivey, James Michael "Mike" (Rock Spring)

James Michael "Mike" Ivey, 71, of Rock Spring, Georgia, left this world all too soon after a brief illness.  Mike was a sergeant in the Army and served in the Vietnam War. He was instrumental in bringing digital claim technology to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee before later retiring from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida. Mike enjoyed golfing and his love of sports ... (click for more)

J.L. Perry

J. L. Perry, 71,   of Hixson, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, October 21, 2018. Jerry was born in Pleasant Hill, Tn., to the late Jimmy and Ruth Perry.  He served our country in the Air Force and retired from the Air National Guard with over 33 years of service. Jerry retired from Erlanger Hospital as an electrician, with over 25 years of employment. He ... (click for more)

James "Al" Smith

Proud submarine veteran, James 'Al' Smith died on October 11, 2018, in Hixson. He served on the USS Carbonero and USS Cochino. The Carbonero completed two patrols in World War II. Al became a Baptist minister after injury ended his career in paper mills. He also umpired youth leagues around Chattanooga. He was preceded in death by his wife, Edna who passed in 1996. ... (click for more)

WWTA Releases Timetable That Would Have Ooltewah Sewage Treatment Plant In Operation By 2025; Public Meetings Set At Central High

The Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority has released a timetable that would have a new sewage treatment in Ooltewah in operation by 2025.   A request for a site at Mahan Gap Road goes before the Planning Commission at Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. It goes to the County Commission Zoning Committee on Dec. 12 and the full commission on Dec. 19.    ... (click for more)

Downtown Post Office Finally Getting Handicap Ramp

Chattanooga's Downtown Post Office, after some lawsuits and numerous complaints over the years, is finally getting a handicap ramp. Federal Judge Sandy Mattice said the complaints had increased in recent months and the General Services Administration agreed to fund the project at the historic building on Georgia Avenue. The judge said, "It's a beautiful building, but it's ... (click for more)