Mayberry, Lonnie

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Lonnie Mayberry, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, January 19, 2018. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area, he was a veteran of the Army National Guard, a former employee of TVA, a member of the Chattanooga Scottich Rites and was of the Baptist faith.

He is preceded in death by his parents, William Haywood and Rosa Lee Campbell Mayberry; sister, Annie Marie Carpenter; and brother, Tommy Mayberry.

He is survived by his sister, Myrtle Ann Patterson of Chattanooga; niece, Jennifer (Anthony) Woodson of Rossville; three nephews, William J. (Dorothy) Patterson of Rossville, Robert (Beth) Patterson of Apopka, Fl. and LaRoy (Faye) Carpenter of LaFayette; and several great nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held noon Tuesday in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park. The family will receive friends 3-9 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. until funeral time at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home - Ft. Oglethorpe.

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