Ward, Steven Marcel

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Steven Marcel Ward, 48, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017, in Chattanooga.

Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 29, in the chapel. Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Thursday, Sept. 28, and the family will receive friends from at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


Meredith, Jeanette

Frailey, David Ray

Perry, Alice May


Jeanette Meredith, 54, passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

David Ray Frailey, 55, of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at his residence. David moved from Portage, In., where he graduated from Portage High School. He lived in Crossville, ... (click for more)

Alice May Perry of Chattanooga, Tennessee, died peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, February 18, 2019. She was 69. She was named for her grandmothers, Alice Perry and May Snyder, and ... (click for more)


Obituaries

Meredith, Jeanette

Jeanette Meredith, 54, passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Frailey, David Ray

David Ray Frailey, 55, of Hixson, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at his residence. David moved from Portage, In., where he graduated from Portage High School. He lived in Crossville, Tn. before moving to Hixson. He was the son of the late James and Bonnie Leonard Frailey. David was a member of Union Fork Baptist Church and was also a member of the Thunder Valley ... (click for more)

Area Obituaries

Dean, Elsie Lorraine (LaFayette)

Elsie Lorraine Dean, 93, of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019. She was a member of the LaFayette Church of Christ. Elsie enjoyed food, friends, and fellowship at the LaFayette Senior Center where she loved to play pool. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Dean; sons, Lebron Dean and Darryl Dean; and 12 siblings. She is survived by her ... (click for more)

Ardelean, Paul Harold, Jr. (Dayton)

Paul Harold Ardelean, Jr. of Dayton, Tennessee, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on February 20, 2019. Paul was born in Detroit, on Oct. 19, 1933, to Paul Ardelean and Laurel Lawrence Ardelean. He grew up in Wayne, Mi., and attended Bryan College for two years before graduating from the University of Michigan. In January, 1957, he married Jane Ann Brown and they moved ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Cash Canyon Road Closed As Section Of Remote, Narrow Road Washes Away

A section of the remote Cash Canyon Road that goes from Lookout Valley along the Tennessee River toward the Tennessee River Gorge washed out during Saturday's downpours. County Commissioner David Sharpe said County Public Works has a large excavator rented for Monday. He said, "They stated the time to repair would depend on if more damage is done tonight. If damage stays the ... (click for more)

Mudslide Washes Away Subway Restaurant At Foot Of Signal Mountain; Nearby Employee Says: "It's Gone"; Flooding Closes Numerous Roads

A mudslide on Saturday morning washed away the Subway restaurant at the foot of Signal Mountain. "The Subway is gone," an employee of the nearby Shuford's Barbeque, said. She said a large amount of mud and debris washed down from the steep hillside behind the buildings. No one was inside the Subway. It had closed on Friday after a tree fell on it. The location is ... (click for more)