Parks, Sophia

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Sophia Parks died on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2008, at a local hospital.

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


Evett, James

Hardaway, Christopher Allen

Raines, Sallie M.


James Evett, 42, passed away on April 10, 2021, in Rossville, Georgia. James was an amazing husband, father, and best friend. He had a kind, loving soul, and a heart of gold. He loved his ... (click for more)

Christopher Allen Hardaway, 51, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2021, at his residence. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Sallie M. Raines, 79, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 422 622-9995. (click for more)



Obituaries

Evett, James

James Evett, 42, passed away on April 10, 2021, in Rossville, Georgia. James was an amazing husband, father, and best friend. He had a kind, loving soul, and a heart of gold. He loved his family and friends with all his heart and would give his last dime to anyone in need. He was a godly man and knew through his faith that when he left this world he would be with our Heavenly ... (click for more)

Hardaway, Christopher Allen

Christopher Allen Hardaway, 51, of Chattanooga, passed away on Thursday, April 1, 2021, at his residence. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Area Obituaries

Ledford, James (Rocky Face)

James Ledford, age 61, of Rocky Face, Georgia, departed this life, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at a local hospital. Due to the national health crisis and the COVID-19 virus, masks must be worn properly at all times and social distancing must be observed when visiting the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.pondersfuneralhome.com . Arrangements are ... (click for more)

Lynch, Gail (Tunnel Hill)

Gail Lynch, 59, of Tunnel Hill, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021 at Parkridge Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her parents, Buford and Marilyn Collins; sister, Pamela Denise Edwards; and brother, Chuck Collins. Gail is survived by her daughter, Stephanie (Chris Rich) Lynch of Chatsworth; daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly and Dale Bruce of Dalton; daughter, Chandra ... (click for more)

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