Shropshire, Eddie

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Eddie Shropshire, 89, passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018, in Chattanooga. 

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


O'Neal, Doris

Phillips, Margaret

Stephenson, Betty-Jo


Doris O'Neal, 92, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Margaret Phillips, 81, of Flintstone, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at a local hospice facility. She was a member of Elizabeth Terrace Baptist Church. She was also a ... (click for more)

Betty-Jo Stephenson, 79, of Rossville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Betty-Jo was born December 16, 1938, in Atlanta to the late Joseph and Elisabeth Ozmer. She lived ... (click for more)


Obituaries

O'Neal, Doris

Doris O'Neal, 92, passed away on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Phillips, Margaret

Margaret Phillips, 81, of Flintstone, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at a local hospice facility. She was a member of Elizabeth Terrace Baptist Church. She was also a retired employee of Rossville Yarns. She is preceded in death by her husband, Edward Phillips. A funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Wednesday, Dec. 12 ... (click for more)

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Eads, Betty Iva Lee Manies (Cleveland)

Betty Iva Lee Manies Eads passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018, in a Cleveland health care facility. She was born in Seco, KY, on January 20, 1928 to Walter Thomas and Lura Edna Connelly Manies. She moved to Spring City, TN, at a young age. After graduating from Spring City High School in 1948, she moved to Chattanooga and worked at DuPont for the next 15 years. After ... (click for more)

Peterson, Martha Kathleen (LaFayette)

Martha Kathleen Peterson, 89, of LaFayette, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018. She was a member of LaFayette Church of God. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilburn Eugene Peterson; brothers, Taylor Bandy and Frank (Faye Nell) Bandy. She is survived by her daughter, Trish (Jerry) McNabb of LaFayette; son, Jeff Peterson of LaFayette; grandchildren, Scott ... (click for more)

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