Stephenson, James Kenneth

Viet Nam Veteran Retired From Combustion Engineering And TVA

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Ken Stephenson
Ken Stephenson

James Kenneth Stephenson, 76, of Hixson, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Rufus and Emma Selvidge Stephenson, sisters, Ruth S. Cook, Inez Stephenson, Marjiorie S. Gravitt, and brother, Larry D. Stephenson.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Dianne B. Stephenson, daughter, Lori (Jimmy) Stamey and granddaughter, Katherine Elizabeth Stamey, one sister, Cheryl (Benny) Morgan, and several nieces and nephews.

Ken was a member of Soddy United Methodist Church and Daisy Masonic Lodge #706. He was a graduate of Soddy Daisy High School and a veteran of the Viet Nam War. He served in the U. S. Naval Construction Battalions (Seabees).  He was a retired machinist from Combustion Engineering and TVA. After retirement, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially watching his granddaughter’s ballet recitals.

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, in the funeral home chapel, with Bishop Jackie Penney officiating. Interment will be at the Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13.

A special thanks to Hospice of Chattanooga Mountain View Team, especially George Culver.

Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.

Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.


Forkner, Joan

Anthony, Lorraine

Hill, Lester Tyrone


Joan Forkner, 73, of Signal Mountain, died on July 22, 2019. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

Lorraine Anthony, 83, of Jackson, Tennessee, died on July 22, 2019. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

Lester Tyrone Hill, 61, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, July 22, 2019, at his residence in Cleveland. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)


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Forkner, Joan

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Anthony, Lorraine

Lorraine Anthony, 83, of Jackson, Tennessee, died on July 22, 2019. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

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