West, Mary Jo (LaFayette)

Sunday, January 20, 2019
Mary Jo West, age 76, of LaFayette, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, January 17, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy West; mother, Beatrice Rogers; brothers, Sonny Rogers and Jerry Rogers.

She is survived by her son, Greg (Kelli) West of Powder Springs, Ga.; granddaughter, Tanya Hall; great grandchild, Aiden Hall; both of Kennesaw, Ga.; brother, Bobby Rogers of LaFayette; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26, at LaFayette Memory Gardens with Pastor Matthew Ruddell officiating.

Honorary pallbearers are Bryan Rogers, Todd Rogers, Mike Rogers, Chris Rogers, Jeff McCurry, and Matthew Ruddell.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 8th Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Ingram, Nancy Pearl (McDonald)

Taylor, James Henry (Dalton)

Cheek, Rhonda Annette (Cleveland)


Nancy Pearl Ingram, 77, entered heaven on Thursday April 18, 2019 peacefully at home surrounded by family in McDonald, Tn. Nancy was a loving and giving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, ... (click for more)

James Henry Taylor, age 85, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019 at his residence. Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia. (click for more)

Rhonda Annette Cheek, 53, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Rhonda was very fond of gambling, camping, and the river. She loved her animals ... (click for more)


Area Obituaries

Ingram, Nancy Pearl (McDonald)

Nancy Pearl Ingram, 77, entered heaven on Thursday April 18, 2019 peacefully at home surrounded by family in McDonald, Tn. Nancy was a loving and giving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and aunt. Over the years she enjoyed traveling, flower gardening, and a love for animals. She retired from Duracell of Cleveland after 35 years. She had an unwavering faith in Christ. ... (click for more)

Taylor, James Henry (Dalton)

James Henry Taylor, age 85, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019 at his residence. Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia. (click for more)

Obituaries

James Edward "Robby" Robinson

James Edward “Robby” Robinson, 87, of Chattanooga, Tennessee passed away on April 20, 2019. Jim was a faithful and active member of Bayside Baptist Church and was in the Joy Sunday School Class. He retired from DuPont after working for 25 years. Jim enjoyed fishing, hunting, photography, wood-working, watching the Braves and the UT Vols. He was preceded in death by his ... (click for more)

Kennedy, Floyd E.

Floyd E. Kennedy, 87, of Chattanooga, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 20, 2019. He was born in Fort Payne, Al., to the late Hoyt and Alma Kennedy. Floyd served our country during the Korean War in the United States Navy. He retired from the Ironworkers Local # 704 where he served as Assistant Business Agent for 12 years. Floyd was a member of Central ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Girl, 12, Is Rescued After Suffering Head Injury From Signal Point Fall Off Rock

Several rescue agencies responded on Easter Sunday after a girl suffered a head injury after falling nine feet from a rock. At 5:30 p.m., a 911 call was made reporting a 12-year-old had been injured at Signal Point. The Signal Mountain Fire Department responded to 112 Signal Point Trail and hiked half-way down the trail to find the injured girl. A mutual aid response for additional ... (click for more)

Dalton Police Department Seeks Suspects In Car Break-Ins

The Dalton Police Department is seeking help from the public to identify two men who broke into three vehicles parked at the Planet Fitness gym on Walnut Avenue. There have been several car break-ins in this parking lot over the past year because people using the gym often leave valuables inside of their cars instead of taking them inside. The suspects in these three break-ins ... (click for more)