Kerr, William "Billy" Gordon

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
William “Billy” Gordon Kerr, 52, of Rossville, passed away Monday October 8, 2018. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area. He graduated from Rossville High School in 1986, where he played football. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He was a thrill seeker who loved Tennessee Football, rafting the Ocoee with Outland Expeditions and was a roller coaster enthusiast. Billy’s favorite thrill of all was being a loving single-father to his daughters, where he demonstrated his priceless characteristics of patience, selflessness, humor, strength and never-ending love toward others.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Butch Kerr and his uncle, Danny Kerr.

He is survived by his parents, Herbert Kerr and Evelyn Beall; two daughters, Shelby Kerr and Shaie Kerr; sisters, Barbara Tucker and Carrie (Michael) Pritchett; grandchild, Athena “Baby Girl”; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. on Thursday Oct. 11 and from 11 a.m. on Friday until the time of service. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12 in the funeral home chapel, with Rev. Barry Williams officiating.

Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home-Ft. Oglethorpe Chapel.

Smith, Eunice

Bell, Paula

Dozier, Eugene


Eunice Smith, 78, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Paula Bell, 65, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Eugene Dozier, 84, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)


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Smith, Eunice

Eunice Smith, 78, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Bell, Paula

Paula Bell, 65, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

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