Lilly, Katherine Susan

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Katherine Susan Lilly, 70, of Rossville, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. She was born in Chattanooga, and then lived in Richmond, Va. for many years before moving back to the Chattanooga area. She was previously employed as a cook for several local restaurants and was also a bus driver for Hamilton County Schools. She enjoyed fishing, training quarter horses and spending time with her family and friends. She was a loving and devoted sister, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, that will be truly missed by all who knew her. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, John & Betty Thomas; two brothers, John Thomas and Dean Thomas; and sister, Peggy Newman.

Survivors include her loving husband of more than 42 years, Lewis Lilly; children, Michelle Wade, Sherry Parker Varner, Kevin Lilly and David Lilly; two half-sisters, Irene Roberts and Eloise Collins Wallin; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous extended family & friends.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 16 in the Fort Oglethorpe Chapel, with Chaplain Jeff Dutton officiating. Burial will be held at a later date. The family will receive friends after 3 p.m. on Friday and prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home. 

Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. 

Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe.

Reese, Mary Ann

Houston, Louise

Whitehead, Cornelius


Mary Ann Reese, 87, of Chattanooga, died on March 23, 2019. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home,601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

Louise Houston, 66, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Marietta, Ga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodd’s Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Cornelius Whitehead, 91, passed away on March 19, 2019. Viewing will begin at 11 a.m. at Thankful Baptist Church on Tuesday, March 26, immediately followed by a funeral service at 1 p.m. Interment ... (click for more)


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Reese, Mary Ann

Mary Ann Reese, 87, of Chattanooga, died on March 23, 2019. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home,601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

Houston, Louise

Louise Houston, 66, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2019, in Marietta, Ga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodd’s Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

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