Bryant, Theodore Lincoln

Thursday, March 15, 2018
Theodore Lincoln Bryant
Theodore Lincoln Bryant

Theodore Lincoln Bryant, better known by Pastor Tedd was born on October 31, 1951, in Lynchburg, Va., and died on March 13, 2018, in Hixson, Tennessee.

He was pre-deceased by his father and survived by his mother, Nevada Huttar; twin sister, Cathy Ruecroft; brothers, Albert and Willie, all from Virginia; and his brother-in-Christ, Dr. Dwight Mayberry.

Tedd graduated from Shenandoah Valley Academy following which he worked two years in a law office in Richmond, Va.

He believed in the Lord first, others second and himself last.

Services will be on Sunday, March 18, at the Hixson Seventh-day Adventist Church, 6424 Hixson Pike, Hixson, visitation from 3-4 p.m. with services and military honor guard at 4 p.m. A reception will follow at the church.

Please share your thoughts and memories at


Lord, Barbara Beck

Hicks, Beatrice Virginia Fox

Young, Jeffrey Eugene, Jr.

Barbara Beck Lord passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, after a two-year battle with cancer. She went peacefully in her sleep, at her Chattanooga home that she loved. Barbara was ... (click for more)

Beatrice Virginia Fox Hicks, 93, went home to be with her Lord on September 22, 2021. Bea Hicks was born to Fred R. Fox and Grace Irons Fox on December 11, 1927 (or December 12, according ... (click for more)

Jeffrey Eugene Young, Jr., 31, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021. Jeffrey was a lifelong Chattanooga resident, and a graduate of Ooltewah High School class of 2008. He was a kind ... (click for more)


RL Forbis

On September 23, 2021, RL Forbis passed away at his home in Hixson, Tennessee after a period of declining health. He was 84 years old. RL is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Hilda. He is also survived by his three children: Mada (Randy) Murray, Marsha (Tim) Beene and Michael (Alex) Forbis – all of Soddy Daisy – and his sister Loretta (Larry) Adkins of Winfield, Tennessee, ... (click for more)

Hicks, Beatrice Virginia Fox

Beatrice Virginia Fox Hicks, 93, went home to be with her Lord on September 22, 2021. Bea Hicks was born to Fred R. Fox and Grace Irons Fox on December 11, 1927 (or December 12, according to the family Bible) in their home in Rossville GA, the first of the three Fox girls. Those threegirls shared a bed, clothes, and lots of work as they grew up together thinking alike about just ... (click for more)

Area Obituaries

Gray, Larry Virgil (Cleveland)

Larry Virgil Gray, 78, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2021 in Cleveland. He was a laid-back, easy-going man, who never spoke words in anger as to hurt anyone. He worked in the Gold and Silver Exchange Shop in Cleveland. He retired from Olin after 34 years of service and was loved and well respected by all who worked with him. He was always ... (click for more)

Childs, Sandra Kay (Cleveland)

Sandra Kay Childs, 50, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2021 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She was a member of Ooltewah Church of God and enjoyed being outdoors, going to the beach, and spending as much time as possible with her grandchildren, who were the light of her life. She is survived by her parents, Thomas and Brenda Childs; brothers, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Janet Hinds Found Guilty Of Vehicular Homicide In Death Of Officer Galinger; Faces 8-12 Years In Prison

A jury of 12 found Janet Hinds guilty of vehicular homicide by intoxication after spending part of Thursday, all of Friday, and Saturday morning deliberating. She is facing eight to 12 years in prison, and will be sentenced on November 1. “It was a tragedy for both families.” Nicholas Galinger’s father Barry Galinger said. “A long time ago, people told me it would get easier ... (click for more)

Jury Deliberates 13 Hours With No Verdict Yet In Janet Hinds Case; To Resume Saturday Morning

The Nashville jurors in the Janet Hinds case deliberated 13 hours on Friday before stopping for the night. The panel was to resume talks at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Jurors reported making good progress an hour before they were dismissed for the night by Judge Don Poole. But they returned an hour later still without a verdict. Ms. Hinds is charged in the February 2019 traffic ... (click for more)