Franklin, Johnny Edward

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Johnny Franklin
Johnny Franklin
Johnny Edward Franklin, 60, departed this life on April 23, 2019.
 
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Glynis Franklin; four sons, Johnny Owens, Tony Owens, Jeffrey Franklin and Jordan Franklin; one step-son, Courtney Stafford (Bianca); two step-daughters, Shannon Mackey and Tonya Lowery; four brothers, Edward Franklin (Lisa), Anthony Franklin and Michael Franklin; 11 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and a host of cousins and friends.
 
The body will lie in state from 12–8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home.
 
The family will receive friends from 6–7 p.m.
 
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 2, at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be at Lakewood Memorial Gardens – East.
 
Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.

Frances Cannon Walker

Juanita L. Lamb

Beverly Rains Horton


Frances Cannon Walker of Signal Mountain, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at the age of 102 years old. She was born in Slayden, Tn., on August 5, 1917 to George D. Cannon ... (click for more)

Juanita L. Lamb, 89, of McDonald, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020. She was a native of McDonald, Tn., and was a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church. Juanita was retired ... (click for more)

Beverly Rains Horton, 83, passed away peacefully at her home on February 14, 2020. A native of Chattanooga, Beverly was an accomplished business person. She established Mount Vernon Real ... (click for more)


Obituaries

Frances Cannon Walker

Frances Cannon Walker of Signal Mountain, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at the age of 102 years old. She was born in Slayden, Tn., on August 5, 1917 to George D. Cannon and Maude Slayden Cannon. Frances was married to her beloved husband, Robert (Bob) Walker for 55 years before he passed away in September 1994. He always referred to her as “Angel”. Frances ... (click for more)

Juanita L. Lamb

Juanita L. Lamb, 89, of McDonald, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020. She was a native of McDonald, Tn., and was a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church. Juanita was retired from Provident Insurance Company. She was the daughter of the late Tom and Thelma Bramblett and was preceded in death by her husband, JC Lamb, siblings, Weston, Raymond and Evelyn. ... (click for more)

Area Obituaries

Walters, James "Waldo" Arthur (South Pittsburg)

At the wake of the morning, the Lord took the hand of James “Waldo” Arthur Walters, at the age of 72, home on Saturday, February 15, 2020. Waldo, as he was known by all, was from South Pittsburg, Tn.. He was of the Church of God faith and attended South Pittsburg Church of God. Waldo was self-employed with many traits along with being an amazing carpenter and as a man with a ... (click for more)

Richardson, Ouida St. Clair (Dunlap)

Ouida St. Clair Richardson, 96, of Dunlap, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at her residence. She was born Oct. 1, 1923 in Nashville. She was a member of the Capt. William Lytle chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and a member of Dunlap Church of Christ. She also was an antique dealer for over 40 years. She was an honest businesswoman; always wanting to be ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Chattanooga Man, 31, Killed In Head-On Crash Near Elizabethton; His Vehicle Was Struck By Man Fleeing Police

A Chattanooga man who was hit head-on by a vehicle being chased by police near Elizabethton, Tn., was killed in the crash late Sunday morning. He was identified as Thomas Taylor, 31. He was driving a BMW north on U.S. Highway 19E when his vehicle was struck by a Lincoln Towncar going the wrong way at a high rate of speed. Two other people were injured in the collision at Gap ... (click for more)

Fishermen Spot Body In Ocoee River

Two fishermen spotted a body in the Ocoee River on Sunday. Polk County Sheriff's deputies were then able to retrieve a man's body around noon. It was located about 100 yards west of Big River Access. The body was sent to Knoxville for an autopsy and to seek identification. (click for more)