Rucker, Gregory

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Gregory Rucker
Gregory Rucker

Gregory Rucker, 63, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2019, in a local hospital. 

He graduated from Dunbar High School in Chicago. He accepted Christ at an early age. Gregory worked various jobs throughout his young life.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gene Rucker and brother, Daryl Rucker.

Survivors include his mother, Edna Rucker of Chattanooga; brother, Reginald (Deborah) Rucker, both of Chattanooga; sisters, Beverly Hunter of Chattanooga and Shumata Rucker of Chicago, IL; a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 6-7 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be on Sunday, Jan. 27, at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Gary Hathaway as the eulogist.

Burial will be on Monday, Jan. 28, at 11 a.m. in Chattanooga National Cemetery. 


Dawson, Linda

Patillo, Michael L.

Doss, Iris


Linda Dawson, 71, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, in Stone Mountain, Ga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

Michael L. Patillo, 59, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019, in Chattanooga. He is survived by his wife, Windy Patillo; daughter, Micah Patillo; stepdaughter, Serta Watkins; stepson, Maurice ... (click for more)

Iris Doss, 86, passed away on Sunday, August 18, 2019, in Huntersville, North Carolina. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)


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Dawson, Linda

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Patillo, Michael L.

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