Madden, Blondiva

Saturday, November 17, 2018
Blondiva Madden
Blondiva Madden

Blondiva Madden, 69, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018.

Blondiva was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond C. Madden Sr.; mother, Evelyn Jackson; father Will E. Byrd; nephew, Ollie Peters II.

Blondiva is survived by her husband, Herman Thomas of Chattanooga; four sons, Raymond Madden, Jr., Richmond Madden, Sr., Marvin Madden and Leonard Whitlock, all of Chattanooga; host of sisters, brothers, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The family will received friends on Monday, Nov. 19, from 3-6 p.m. at the funeral home and on Tuesday from 2-3 p.m.

Funeral services for Blondiva will be conducted at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.

Interment will follow in Highland Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services, 1724 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, Tn. 37404, 423 265-4414.

Please visit our website to share your memories at www.advantagefunerals.com.


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