Ford, Alvin Rena (Dalton)

Monday, July 16, 2018

Alvin Rena Ford, 48, of Dalton, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2018. 

Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton



Green, Edith Gail (Dalton)

Edith Gail Green, of Dalton, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018, at her residence.  She was married to the late Robert Lewis Green and was also preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank White.  She is survived by her children, Angela Green Maze and Barry Green; siblings, Carol Highsmith, Pheliece Mahoney, Daphine Holdridge, Bobby T. White, ... (click for more)

Parton, Gary (South Pittsburg)

Gary T. Parton, age 72, of South Pittsburg passed away Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Marvin Parton; mother, Vechil Anne Parton; brother, Marvin Maloy; and nephew, Johnny Parton.  Those left to cherish his memories are his wife, Debra Parton; daughters, Tonya (Jason) Newson, Stephanie (Dustin) Talley; sister, Glenda (Steve) Parton; brother, ... (click for more)

Stanley Ross Payne

Stanley Ross Payne, M.D., of Lookout Mountain, Georgia, passed away peacefully at home, with his family by his side, on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Stanley was born on February 27, 1933 in Dallas, Tx. He was raised in San Antonio, graduating from Alamo Heights HS, followed by Tulane University and Tulane Medical School. Stanley was accepted into the Navy’s Flight Surgeon school ... (click for more)

Martha Jean Sanders

Martha Jean Sanders, 92, of Hixson, Tennessee, passed away on  Friday, August 17, 2018 .   She was a member of Central Baptist Church. Jean taught kindergarten for many years at Ganns Middle Valley Elementary School. Her favorite pastime was shopping. Jean spent several winters in Englewood, Fl., on Manasota Key. The last few years were spent in Chattanooga with ... (click for more)

Price Has Risen To $143 Million For State's Most Expensive Road Project - Downtown Chattanooga Freeway

The cost of Chattanooga's downtown freeway makeover - estimated at $85 million in 2006 and bid at $126.3 million when it got underway in November 2015 - has climbed to $143 million as issues were encountered along the way, TDOT's Ken Flynn said Monday. The Highway 27 project to provide three lanes in each direction from the I-24 split to the river was already the most expensive ... (click for more)

Signal Mayor Chris Howley Not Running Again; Man Suing Town To Be On Ballot For Council

Signal Mountain Mayor Chris Howley has decided not to seek re-election. He had until noon today to return the petition that he picked up earlier. Rick Saputa, who is suing the city but also picked up a petition for the council, did qualify just before the deadline. Others running for the Town Council include former Mayor Bill Lusk, Councilman Dan Landrum and new-comers ... (click for more)