Babb, Willene

Saturday, March 3, 2018
Willene Babb, 85, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018, in Soddy Daisy, Tennessee.

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


Woodside, Mandy

Mandy “Amanda” Wells Woodside, 89, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, September 21, 2018, at her residence.  Mother Woodside was a dedicated member of Macedonia Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God with a long record of outstanding ministry and service to the church and the community.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie Wells and Juland Banks; ... (click for more)

Merchant, Robert

Robert Merchant passed away recently at the age of 97.     He was born and raised on a family farm in the upper midwest that had been homesteaded in the 1850s, and was a devout, life-long Seventh Day Adventist Christian. He and his wife of almost 73 years, Agnes, worked for Adventist schools in Michigan, Arkansas, Texas, and Tennessee. He is survived ... (click for more)

Rogers, Jack Bright Sr. (Dalton)

After surviving two unrelenting bouts with cancer, strokes, pulmonary embolism, atrial fibrillation, and a recovered alcoholic, Jack Bright Rogers, Sr. of Dalton, Georgia, having fought the good fight, went to be with his Lord at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee surrounded by his family on Saturday, September 22, 2018. He attended Rock Bridge Community Church and Kinsey ... (click for more)

Ladd, Paul Jr. (South Pittsburg)

Paul Ladd, Jr. 65, of South Pittsburg, Tn. passed away Sunday, September 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Paul Ladd, Sr.; and sister, Anna Taylor. Those left to cherish his memory are his mother, Dorothy Ladd; daughter, Sarah Abney; brother, Terry Wayne Ladd; sister, Carolyn Dawson; grandchildren, Brayden and Aly Abney; special friend, Kim Mosley; and several ... (click for more)

Girl, 9, Killed When Vehicle Is Struck From The Rear On Cummings Highway In Lookout Valley

A nine-year-old student at Lookout Valley Elementary School was killed when a vehicle was rear-ended while waiting to turn into the new Taco Bell on Cummings Highway in Lookout Valley late Monday afternoon. Four vehicles wound up being involved in the 5:18 p.m. crash, and several people were taken to the hospital. On 09/24/2018 at approximately 5:18 p.m. a fatal injury ... (click for more)

Pedestrian Killed By Hit And Run Driver On Lee Highway On Monday Night

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit and run driver on Lee Highway on Monday night. At 8:49 p.m., Chattanooga Police Traffic was notified about a possible pedestrian struck at    7356 Lee Highway. The caller said she was driving south on Lee Highway and noticed a shoe in the center turning lane and a body in the ditch. Hamilton County EMS arrived on ... (click for more)