Barnes, Bertha Mae (Dalton)

Thursday, November 7, 2019
Bertha Mae Barnes
Bertha Mae Barnes

Bertha Mae Barnes, age 80, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at her home.  

Arrangements are by locally owned and operated Ponders Melrose Chapel, Dalton, Ga. (706) 226-4002.


Edwards, John N. (Sweetwater)

Akins, Edward Lee (Cleveland)

McFall, Letitia Marie Landers (Trenton)


John N. Edwards, Jr., of Sweetwater, passed away April 7, 2020 peacefully, after a short illness. John was born April 9, 1954 in Windsor, Vt. His parents were John and Helen (Harrington) Edwards. ... (click for more)

Edward Lee Akins, 91, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at Tennova Healthcare. After he retired from Brown Stove Works, he coached Little League Baseball, enjoyed fishing, gardening and loved ... (click for more)

Letitia Marie Landers McFall, 37, of Trenton, passed away peacefully at her home April 9, 2020, following a brief illness of Guillain-Barre Syndrome. Letitia was born June 18, 1982 at Hutcheson ... (click for more)




Area Obituaries

Edwards, John N. (Sweetwater)

John N. Edwards, Jr., of Sweetwater, passed away April 7, 2020 peacefully, after a short illness. John was born April 9, 1954 in Windsor, Vt. His parents were John and Helen (Harrington) Edwards. John was raised in Windsor. He graduated from Windsor High School in 1954. John was an avid sports fan and loved his New England teams and Nascar. He is preceded in death by his parents, ... (click for more)

Akins, Edward Lee (Cleveland)

Edward Lee Akins, 91, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at Tennova Healthcare. After he retired from Brown Stove Works, he coached Little League Baseball, enjoyed fishing, gardening and loved his family. Edward was a “Gentle Soul”. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bruner Akins and Nola Pickens Akins; daughters, Deborah Akins and Robyn Blankenship; brothers, Mason ... (click for more)

Obituaries

Sammie Dwight Lambert

Sammie Dwight Lambert, 74, of Ooltewah, went home to be with the Lord on April 9, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family. A native of Michie, Tn., Mr. Lambert was a longtime resident of Hamilton County and was the son of the late Herbert Lambert and Ollie Mae Wilbanks Fisher. Mr. Lambert was a 40-year retiree of the U.S. Army retiring in 2005 as a Master Sgt. ... (click for more)

Mary Watson

Mary Watson (Butch or Mamaw), 93 1/2, of North Georgia and Chattanooga area, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, April 7, 2020. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister (Butch), aunt, great aunt, and sweetest friend to anyone who ever had the pleasure of meeting her. Her physical and Christian beauty was like a shining star. She was a longtime ... (click for more)

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Tennessee has an additional 15 coronavirus deaths - bringing the count to 94, state Health Department officials said Thursday afternoon. Cases are listed at 4,634 - up from 4,362. Officials said 505 people have been hospitalized in the state from coronavirus - up from 449. The state report shows 98 cases in Hamilton County - an increase of four - and an additional death, ... (click for more)

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