Bowling, Anthony Michael

Friday, March 22, 2019

Anthony Michael Bowling, 58, passed away on March 15, 2019.

The body will lie in state beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, at the funeral home. 

The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the chapel. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.


Gist, Brooks

Gilley, Grace Rogers

Compton, Billie Jo


Brooks Gist, a longtime resident of Chattanooga, died on Saturday March 28, 2020 of age related complications. He was born in Scottsboro, Al. on February 12, 1929. He was 91 years old. Brooks ... (click for more)

Grace (Rogers) Gilley of Chattanooga, born on March 22, 1920 to Katurah Selma and Joel Ellison Rogers, went home to be with the Lord on March 27, 2020, where she was reunited with her beloved ... (click for more)

Billie Jo Compton, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, journeyed from her earthly life of 82 years into her eternal life with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, March 29, 2020. Jo was a beautiful, kind, ... (click for more)




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Gilley, Grace Rogers

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