Shepherd, Gloria Jean Boynton

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Gloria Jean Boynton Shepherd, 69, passed away on October 8, 2018. 
 
The body will lie in state beginning at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18, followed by the funeral service at 1 p.m. at Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens. 
 
Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.

Ratliff, Denise

Fluellen, Howard

Jackson, Tracy


Denise Ratliff, 62, passed away on May 24, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Howard Fluellen, 91, passed away on May 24, 2019, in Nashville, Tennessee. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Tracy Jackson, 45, passed away on May 25, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)


Obituaries

Ratliff, Denise

Denise Ratliff, 62, passed away on May 24, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Fluellen, Howard

Howard Fluellen, 91, passed away on May 24, 2019, in Nashville, Tennessee. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

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Robinson, James "Jim" H., Jr. (Cleveland)

James “Jim” H. Robinson, Jr., 81, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019. He was employed with Matlock Trailer Corp for 30 years and later with Walmart as the door greeter. Jim was of the Christian faith. He was an avid fisherman, camper and gardener. He was preceded in death by his father, James H. Robinson, Sr. and his mother, Margaret Burney Smith. Survivors ... (click for more)

DeWeese, Ray Edward (Cleveland)

Ray Edward DeWeese, 91, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019, in a local health care facility. He had lived in the area his entire life and was a member of Westwood Baptist Church. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a graduate of Bradley High School, King College in Bristol, TN, and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He was a self-employed ... (click for more)

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