Dorothy Jeanette Williams (neé Jordan) passed away peacefully in the early evening of Monday, January 21, surrounded by local family. She was 84.
Jeanette received a B. A. in Music from Samford University in 1955, and served more than 30 years as a teacher in the Hamilton County and Chattanooga school systems, much of it at East Chattanooga Elementary School and later Calvin Donaldson Elementary School.
Her husband Huck passed away in 2000.
She is survived by her two sons, Norman Edward “Eddy” Williams and his wife Gale Williams, and Mark A. E. Williams and his wife Jutta Escher. She has four grandchildren, Kayla, Perry, Dante, and Vera, and one great-grandchild, Chloe.
The family will receive visitors at Chattanooga Funeral Home between 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 25.
The interment will be held at Hamilton Memorial Gardens at 2 p.m. on Saturday, followed by a celebration of life at 4 p.m. at Meadowview Baptist Church,10715 Ooltewah Georgetown Road, Georgetown, Tn. 37336.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Ronald McDonald House Charities (https://www.rmhc.org/).
Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, Tn. 37343.
Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.