Murray, Vera Nadine Brazzell

Friday, September 29, 2017

Vera Nadine Brazzell Murray, 76, of Rossville passed away on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. She was a member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Ellis ”Duck” and Cleo Brazzell; husband, Bob Murray; sister Alma “Booter” Jennings.

She is survived by her children, Skip Brown, Marquita Posey, Roger Cantrell; sister, Cookie Richardson; brother, Doyle Brazzell; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Family will receive friends on Sunday from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m.-noon at the funeral home.

Funeral service will be held on Monday at noon the funeral home chapel with Bro. Eddie Cantrell and Bro. Jon Underwood officiating. Interment will follow in Smith Chapel Cemetery.


Tanner, James Dustin

Tyous, Fred Lee

Howell, Michael Lebron


James Dustin Tanner, 39, of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at a local hospital. Dustin was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Leon James; paternal ... (click for more)

Fred Lee Tyous, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away on November 28, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving in the Vietnam War. He was a member ... (click for more)

Michael Lebron Howell, 60, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018, in Johnson City, Tennessee. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)


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Tanner, James Dustin

James Dustin Tanner, 39, of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at a local hospital. Dustin was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Leon James; paternal grandmother, Evelyn Tanner; and paternal grandfather, James R. Tanner. Dustin is survived by his wife, Deborah Mann Tanner; parents, Mark Tanner and Beth James Tanner; sister, Leah ... (click for more)

Tyous, Fred Lee

Fred Lee Tyous, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away on November 28, 2018, surrounded by loved ones. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving in the Vietnam War. He was a member of the World's Church of the Living God. He was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta Tyous; parents, Alta Mae and Izear Tyous, Sr.; brothers, Bishop Izear Tyous, Jr., and David Tyous; ... (click for more)

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Maples, Minnie Louise (Cleveland)

Minnie Louise Maples, 73, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018, in a South Pittsburg, Tn., health care facility. Mrs. Maples was the daughter of the late Nellie Hall Brewer and Virgil Lee Washington Brewer. Her husband, William T. Maples, her grandson, Scotty Howard, her son in law, Douglas Howard, her sister, Grace Holt and her brothers, ... (click for more)

Bradford, William "Bill" Howard (Chickamauga)

William “Bill” Howard Bradford, 79, of Chickamauga, went home to be with his Lord on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born to the late Willie Auri and Una Inez Walker Bradford in Forrest City, Ar. and lived many years in Van Buren, Mo. before moving to the North Georgia area in 1979. Bill attended Moriah Baptist Church and was the owner/operator of ... (click for more)

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