Teasley, Rodney (Dalton)

Friday, January 26, 2018

Rodney Teasley, age 61, of Dalton, passed away, January 25, 2018 at his home. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Ronald Teasley.

Rodney was a deacon at Salem Baptist Church and he was retired from Dalton Parks and Recreation.  He loved going fishing and deeply loved his family.

He is survived by his wife, Laraine Teasley of Dalton; two sons and daughters-in-law, Derek and Anastasia Teasley of White, Ga. and Andrew and Teri Teasley of Dalton; mother, Barbara Teasley of Dalton; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Angie and Randal Manly of Rocky Face and Rhonda and Lee Mathis of Dalton; two grandchildren, William and Adeline Teasley; aunts, Pat McFalls and Margaret Wooten; uncles Sam Brown and Bill Teasley; niece, Amanda Rauch; nephew, Zachary Mathis; family friend and caregiver, Kawan Powell.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. in the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Darey Kittle officiating. Burial will be in the Grove Level Cemetery. 

The family will receive friends at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home  on Friday, Jan. 26, from 5-9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Michael J. Fox Parkinson Foundation or to Salem Baptist Church  You may leave the family a message for the family at www.julianpeeples.com

Pentz, John Frederick (Ringgold)

John Frederick Pentz, 90, of Ringgold, passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018.  Arrangements will be announced by Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway. (click for more)

Towns, Joseph Allen (Rising Fawn)

Joseph Allen Towns, age 85, passed away May 23, 2018.  He was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Polly Towns; great-grandson, Wyatt Walraven; parents, Dee and Evelyn Towns; sister, Mary Privitt; and brother, Howard Towns. He is survived by his daughter, Loretta (Jerry) Floyd, of Rising Fawn; sons, Carleton Towns, of Rising Fawn and Jeff (Kathy) ... (click for more)

MaryAnn Vidal

MaryAnn Vidal, 60, of Chattanooga passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018. A native of Northampton, Ma., Mrs. Vidal retired from Orange Grove Center after many years of service. She was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ricardo Vidal, and parents, Robert and Dorothy Laflam. Survivors are her three daughters, Kelly ... (click for more)

Warren Chilcote

Warren Chilcote, 89, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, May 25, 2018. Warren was born on Dec. 27, 1928 in Joyner, Pa. He was a veteran who proudly served in the Navy, a former member of Friendship Baptist Church, and a founding member of Grace Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for several years. He retired from McKee Bakery after 43 years as a production ... (click for more)

Corker, Aide Help Gain Release Of Holts From Venezuelan Prison

 Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, welcomed the release of American citizen Josh Holt and his wife, Thamy, who have been detained in a Venezuelan prison for the last two years.   “I am pleased to join Senator Hatch and President Trump in announcing the release of Josh and Thamy Holt,” said Senator Corker. “Senator ... (click for more)

1st Vote On Controversial Signal Mountain Grocery Proposal Set June 13; Town To Choose Either Tennessee American Or Waldens Ridge For Water Service

The next steps in rezoning 617 Cauthen Way were discussed at the Signal Mountain work session Friday afternoon. Since the last council meeting, Town Manager Boyd Veal created a list of conditions to include in the zoning ordinance relating to the proposed commercial development designed to assure that there is no negative impact to the surrounding properties or to the interest of ... (click for more)