McCullough, Ervin

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Ervin Lamar McCullough, died on January 31, 2018.

Lamar is a graduate of Howard High School. Class of 1971. He served his country as a marine in the United States Marines Corps during the Vietnam era and received an honorable discharge.

He is survived by his mother; Lillie McCullough; daughters; Treyshonda High, Tiffany Marsh; sons, Carlos and Thomas McCullough, of Chattanooga; stepchildren, Calvin Douglas, Krystal Douglas, and Monique Taylor of Toledo, Oh.; brothers, Bruce McCallie, Estell Torrey, Terry McCullough, Roy McCullough, Clifford McCullough; sister, Jacqueline McCullough, all of Chattanooga.

The body will lie in state after noon on Thursday, Feb. 8. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 9, at 1 p.m. in the chapel.

Interment will be in National Cemetery.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.



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