Black, Shirley Jeanette (Ringgold)

Thursday, January 10, 2019
Shirley Jeanette Black, 75, of Ringgold, passed away Monday, January 7, 2019. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she graduated from Ringgold High School class of 1961, was a retiree of TVA, where she worked as a travel clerk, and was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. 

She is preceded in death by her parents, James Oliver and Mattie Lena Brown Black; brothers, Roland “Bo” Black and Thomas Black; and sister, Nell Jones.

She is survived by two sisters, Pauline B. Yates, of Ringgold and Doris C. Hester, of Tunnel Hill; two brothers, James “Cotton” Black, Jr., of Tunnel Hill and Charles W. (Shirley) Black, of Tunnel Hill; and several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Bro. Billy Black officiating and Brad & Vicki Black performing music. Interment will follow at Anderson Memorial Gardens. 

Kent Yates, Mark Yates, Cameron Yates, Randy Black, Scott Jones, Tim Black and Marty Black will serve as pall-bearers. Tony Jones, Larry Black, Donald Black, Dennis Black, Chris Jones and Nathan Black will serve as honorary pall-bearers. 
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 8 and 9 a.m. until time of service on Jan. 9 in the parlor of the funeral home.

Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Home-Ringgold Chapel.

White, John N. (Dalton)

Moses, Linda Magdelene (Tunnel Hill)

Gallman, Emma Ruth (Tunnel Hill)


John N. White, age 73, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Kay White; and two brothers and a sister. ... (click for more)

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