McAlister, Stacy Yvonne Cripps (Ringgold)

Friday, January 26, 2018

Stacy Yvonne Cripps McAlister, 42, of Ringgold, passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018, surrounded by her family. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was the manager of Chilis in Chattanooga, and was of the Baptist faith.

She is preceded in death by her grandmother and step-grandfather, Hubert and Ruth Hawkins; two grandfathers, William P. Bridges Jr. and James S. Cripps; and father-in-law, Harry Wales McAlister.

Stacy is survived by her husband of 19 years, Harold McAlister of Ringgold; two daughters, Maleah Grace and Sydney Yvonne McAlister, both of Ringgold; step-daughter, Madison (Jeremy) Garren of Ringgold; parents, L.C. and Sharon Bridges Cripps of Tunnel Hill; brother, Daniel Brett (Amy) Cripps of Dalton; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Jeanne Eleanor and Fredrick Murray of Hixson; grandmother, Nellie Jean Cripps of Spencer, Tn.; aunt, Selina (Wayne) Denham of Ooltewah; uncle, Phillip (Wanda) Bridges of Tunnel Hill; two sisters-in-law, Susan Thomas of Chattanooga and Betsy (Howard) Ray of Ooltewah; three grandchildren, Jossayln McAlister, Ryleigh Garren and Taylor Garren; special lifelong friends, Betsy Laskowski, Teresa McCurdy, Abbey White, Kari Owens, Melissa Capehart, Amy Raub and Erica Butler; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29 in the funeral home chapel. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2-8 p.m. and Monday from noon until funeral time at the funeral home.

The family would like to thank Chili’s (Brinker International) and their employees for all they have done for Stacy and her family during this time. Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel - Ringgold.


Santore, Rosa Lee (Cleveland)

Rosa Lee Santore, 91, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, October 19, 2018, in a local health care facility.   She was born on Sept. 26, 1927, in Gumboro, De., to Camillo and Palma Borgia.   She was a member of Ladd Springs Seventh Day Adventist Church.  She loved her Lord and her family and will be greatly missed by both her family and friends. She was ... (click for more)

Beaver, Earline (Dalton)

Earline Beaver, age 78, of Dalton, passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at Hamilton Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl Rudolph and Pauline Rudolph. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Suzi and Jimmy Thorne of Dalton; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Jackie Plemons of Phoenix, Az.; grandchildren, Jami Plemons, David Plemons and Ben Thorne; ... (click for more)

David Lawrence McKenzie

David Lawrence McKenzie,  of Signal Mountain, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018.  David was born in Chattanooga to James E. McKenzie and Faye Hester McKenzie.  He was a longtime resident of Signal Mountain, where he was a member of Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church.  He graduated from Baylor School in 1953, where he excelled in athletics ... (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)

Chattanooga Police Investigating Shooting That Victim Says Happened A Week Ago

Chattanooga Police responded to a local hospital on Friday evening after a person arrived with a gunshot wound.   The injured man told police he was shot on Thursday, Oct. 11. He said he was shot while on the dance floor of a club somewhere along Brainerd Road.   If you have any information about the incident, call Chattanooga Police at 423-698-2525. You ... (click for more)

Corker Doubtful On Latest Saudi Version Of Death Of Writer At Consulate In Istanbul

Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Friday expressed doubt about Saudi Arabia’s claims regarding the death of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and columnist for The Washington Post. He said, “The story the Saudis have told about Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance continues to change with each passing day, so we should not assume their ... (click for more)