Howell, Michael Lebron

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Michael Howell passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018. 

He was a graduate of Brainerd High School and he served in the U.S. Navy for 10 years.

He is survived by his loving mother, Mrs. Janette Howell; sister, Mrs. Pamela Harriston; brother, Mr. Thadis (Tammy) Howell, Chattanooga, and two daughters, Tiffany and Brittany Howell, Knoxville.

Public viewing will begin at 9 a.m. and funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 21, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.


King, Eddie Lee "Sam"

Swafford, Latricia Denetta

Jackson, Hazel M.


Eddie King, 85, passed away on June 1, 2019. He is survived by his daughters, Shirley Jamar of Columbus OH, Jacqueline Moore of Chattanooga, and Tara Berry of Atlanta, GA; step-daughter, Pauletta ... (click for more)

Latricia Denetta Swafford, 54, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, in a local hospital. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Hazel M. Jackson, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, in a Hospice Care Center. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)


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Swafford, Latricia Denetta

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