DeShadzo, Mamie (Jasper)

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Mamie DeShadzo, 97, of Jasper, Tennessee, passed away, Wednesday, September 5, 2018. 

Mamie was born Feb. 9, 1921 to the late Lewis and Icey Malone; also preceded in death by her husband, Oscar DeShadzo; and son, Michael DeShadzo. 

Those left to cherish her memory are her nieces and nephews, Ronald (Bernice) Zirk and Barbara (John) Cates; 

Visitation will be Friday, Sept. 7, from 12 CST until time of service at 2 p.m. CST.

Funeral services will be conducted from the Tate Funeral Home Chapel Friday, Sept. 7, at 2 p.m. with Pastor Steve Sellers officiating.

Interment will follow at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are by Tate Funeral Home LLC, Jasper, TN.



Wallin, Douglas Eugene "Gene" (LaFayette)

Collier, Edward Norris (LaFayette)

Parker, Thomas Bryan, Jr. (Kimball)


Rev. Douglas Eugene “Gene” Wallin, 83, of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2018. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church and pastored many churches for 50 years including ... (click for more)

Edward Norris Collier, 74, was born on July 2, 1944, in LaFayette, Ga., the son of the late Robert Lee Collier and Madeline Meeks Collier. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, JoAnn Jennings ... (click for more)

Thomas Bryan Parker, Jr., 61, of Kimball, Tennessee, died on Friday, December 7, 2018, at his home. The son of the late Thomas Bryan Parker, Sr. and Doris Cole Parker, he was a veteran ... (click for more)


Area Obituaries

Wallin, Douglas Eugene "Gene" (LaFayette)

Rev. Douglas Eugene “Gene” Wallin, 83, of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2018. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church and pastored many churches for 50 years including Community Baptist Church, Way of the Cross Baptist Church, Woodstation Baptist Church, and Emmanuel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Earline Green Wallin; son, Tim ... (click for more)

Collier, Edward Norris (LaFayette)

Edward Norris Collier, 74, was born on July 2, 1944, in LaFayette, Ga., the son of the late Robert Lee Collier and Madeline Meeks Collier. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, JoAnn Jennings Collier, daughter of Ralph William Jennings and Inez Mavity Jennings also from LaFayette. They married in 1965 and made their home together in Huntsville, Al. He is currently a resident ... (click for more)

Obituaries

Billy Troy Hyder

Billy Troy Hyder, 87, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018, in a local hospital. He was born on March 25, 1931, in Ravenscraft, Tn., to the late William and Bonnie Hyder. He was preceded in death by his wife, Willine Hyder, sister, Winona Dunbar and brother, Dick Hyder. Billy was a retiree of the United States Air Force and from TVA. He enjoyed ... (click for more)

Hilda Sue Griffin Ezell

Hilda Sue (Griffin) Ezell, of Fort Oglethorpe (Lakeview), Georgia, passed on to her rightful place in heaven on December 8, 2018. She was born on Nov. 14, 1925, in Rock Spring, Ga. She lived most of her life in Lakeview, Ga. and Fort Oglethorpe, and was an employee of Cutter Laboratory, Loveman’s and Proffitt’s Department stores. She was preceded in death by her parents, William ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Stephen Moore, 34, Shot And Killed Early Sunday Morning

Stephen Laton Moore, 34, was shot and killed early Sunday morning on East 5th Street. At approximately 12:19 a.m., Chattanooga Police were dispatched to a report of a person shot in the 2500 block of East 5th Street. Upon arrival, officers located the victim suffering from a fatal gunshot wound. Hamilton County EMS responded and pronounced him deceased. CPD Major ... (click for more)

Heavy Rains Continue For Chattanooga, While It's Not Cold Enough For Snow

Heavy rains continued in Chattanooga on Sunday, but temperatures did not drop low enough for the heavy snow that areas to the north and east received. The rain was bringing some minor flooding, especially in the Trenton and New England, Ga., areas and along Lookout Creek. South Chickamauga Creek was also rising, and was expected to exceed flood stage by late Sunday afternoon. ... (click for more)