Oliver, Meranda LaShay

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Meranda LaShay Oliver
Meranda LaShay Oliver

Meranda LaShay Oliver, 41, of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 9, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Shane Powell, grandparents, Don and Evelyn Wright and Jessie Johnston.

Survivors include her husband, Dennis Oliver, her children, Lauren Shaw, Nathan Oliver and Brady Oliver, one grandson Soloman Shaw, her parents, Terry and Debbie Powell, and two nephews, Zach (Summer) Powell and Andrew Powell.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 15, from 6-8 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Red Bank, and on Friday, from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

A funeral service will follow visitation on Friday, March 23, at 12 p.m. at the church with Reverend Dwight Martin and Reverend Johnny Pope officiating. Burial will be held at Hamilton Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, Tn. 37343.

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.


Headrick, Bettye M.

Craven, Emma

McGee, Larry Harold


Bettye M. Headrick, 81, of Pulaski, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2018, at NHC Nursing Home in Pulaski. A native of the Kensington community in Chickamauga, Ga. She attended ... (click for more)

Emma Craven, 81, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Larry Harold McGee, 83, of East Brainerd, passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2018. Born in McMinnville, Larry moved to Chattanooga at the age of 12. He retired from the Chattanooga Times ... (click for more)


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Headrick, Bettye M.

Bettye M. Headrick, 81, of Pulaski, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2018, at NHC Nursing Home in Pulaski. A native of the Kensington community in Chickamauga, Ga. She attended Cedar Grove grammar school and graduated from Chattanooga Valley High School. Bettye then applied to Fort Sanders Presbyterian hospital school of Nursing and received her RN diploma in 1958. ... (click for more)

Craven, Emma

Emma Craven, 81, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

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Harper, Betty Myers Murphy (Cleveland)

Betty Myers Murphy Harper of Cleveland, passed away on December 17, 2018, in a Cleveland health care facility. She was born in Calhoun, Tn., on Aug. 27, 1928, the third of six children, to Gid and Blanche Lipps Myers. She graduated from Calhoun High School in 1946 where she was on the basketball team and skipped school, at least once, to go fishing. Betty married ... (click for more)

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