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McDonald, Emily

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Emily McDonald, 89, of Grandview, Tennessee, completed her earthly task on April 8, 2017.

Through her trust in Jesus Christ, she went to her home in heaven where she waits on those she left behind.

She was preceded in death by her husband, J. D. McDonald.

Survivors include her daughters, Barbara Simpson and Mary Jullette; granddaughters, Lynnette Rylander, Kathy Ellis and Tiffany Taylor; five great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, in the chapel of Lane Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, from 1 p.m. until the funeral hour in the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Chattanooga, Tn., 423 877-3524, www.lanefh.com.


Blocker, Ernest

Garth, Susan Annette

Coleman, Lucille


Ernest Blocker, 61, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2022, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Susan Annette Garth, 54, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2022, in a local hospital. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Lucille Coleman, 94, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)



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Garth, Susan Annette

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