Matthews, Ann Callahan (Cleveland)

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Ann Matthews
Ann Matthews

Ann Callahan Matthews, 72, a lifelong resident of the Cleveland area, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018, at a local hospital.

Ann retired from Duracell where she worked for more than 40 years. She loved basketball, NASCAR, and her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John Callahan and Kathryn McAlister Callahan.

Ann leaves behind to cherish her memory, her children, Kathy (Mike) Maupin and Jason Callahan; grandchildren, Justin Withrow and Tanner (Marissa) Withrow; great grandchildren, Lily Withrow and Lailah Withrow; brothers, Dannie Callahan, David (Priscilla) Callahan, and Jeff (Deedra) Callahan; sisters, Faye (Ralph) Watson and Janet (Eddie) Evans. Along with several nieces, nephews, extended family, and close friends.

There will be a graveside service held on Thursday, Dec. 6, at 2 p.m. at Chilcutt Cemetery with Reverend Guinn Green officiating.


Crowe, Betty Jo Thompson (Ringgold)

Logan, Yvonne (Trenton)

Barbee, Ruby Marie (Trenton)


Betty Jo Thompson Crowe, 74, of Ringgold, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 13, 2018. She was born in DeKalb County, Al. to the late Roland & Ruby Thompson, but ... (click for more)

Yvonne Logan, 79, of Trenton, passed away Thursday afternoon, December 13, 2018. She was retired from Trenton Spinning Mill in Trenton. Mrs. Logan was a member of the Poplar Springs Baptist Church. ... (click for more)

Ruby Marie Barbee, 88, of Trenton (Sand Mountain), passed away on December 12, 2018 at her home. She retired from Trenton Spinning Mills after 15 years of service. Mrs. Barbee was a long-time ... (click for more)


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Crowe, Betty Jo Thompson (Ringgold)

Betty Jo Thompson Crowe, 74, of Ringgold, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 13, 2018. She was born in DeKalb County, Al. to the late Roland & Ruby Thompson, but had lived in the North Georgia area for most of her life, and was of the Baptist faith. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Crowe. Survivors include her daughter, ... (click for more)

Logan, Yvonne (Trenton)

Yvonne Logan, 79, of Trenton, passed away Thursday afternoon, December 13, 2018. She was retired from Trenton Spinning Mill in Trenton. Mrs. Logan was a member of the Poplar Springs Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Neal Logan; parents, Arney and Opal Higdon Cagle; daughter, Norma Jean Bryan; sister, Cleo Scott; and brother, Thurman Cagle. ... (click for more)

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William Brownsey, Sr.

William “Wild Bill” Brownsey, Sr., 82, of Ringgold, Georgia, was called home to be with his heavenly father on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Before residing in Ringgold for the past 15 years, he was a longtime resident of Chattanooga. Bill never met a stranger and enjoyed a full life. He graduated from Chattanooga High in 1955 and UTC in 1962, where he was a member of Kappa Sigma. ... (click for more)

George "Bill" Standifer, Sr.

George “Bill” Standifer, Sr., 76, of Chattanooga, went to be with his Lord and Savior on December 11, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was a lifelong resident of Red Bank. Bill was an avid outdoors man in his younger days becoming an Eagle Scout at age 14. Bill won the American Legion award while attending Red Bank High School, where he graduated in 1960, afterwards ... (click for more)

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