Uptain, Eleanor Ruth

Longtime Chattanoogan Was Member Of Lupton Drive Baptist Church

Saturday, February 9, 2019
Ruth Uptain
Ruth Uptain

Eleanor Ruth Uptain, 89, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, February 8, 2019.

Ruth was born in Albertville, Al., and has been a longtime resident of the Chattanooga area.  She was a member of Lupton Drive Baptist Church.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Mann Uptain and a grandson, Matthew Allen.

Ruth is survived by her two children, Diana (Clay) Allen and Randall (Ruth) Uptain; grandchildren, Randall (Megan) Uptain, II, Emily (John) Strange, Alan Uptain and Angela (Nic) Gonzales; granddaughter-in-law, Molissa Allen; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. 

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11, at the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home. 

A graveside service will follow at 1 p.m. on Monday, at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with Reverend Randy Bell officiating. 

Memorial contributions may be made in Ruth’s name to Lupton Drive Baptist Church, 859 Lupton Drive, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415.

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. 


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