Davis, Gloria Jean

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Gloria Davis
Gloria Davis

Gloria Jean Davis, 64, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019 in a local hospital.  

She was a 1973 graduate of Kirkman Technical High School. She was a member of St. Phillip Lutheran Church.   

Gloria was preceded in death by her parents, George and Pattie Bell Davis; sisters, Edna Jean Davis and Mary Tarpkins.   

Survivors include her brother, George E. (Lekecia) Davis; sisters, Geraldine Beamon, Pearlie Mae Davis, Eleanor Rice, and Deborah Louise Davis, all of Chattanooga; supportive uncle, Leotis (Linda) Harris, both of Chattanooga; aunt, Lottie Bossie of Mobile, Alabama; a host of aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.  

Visitation will be on Saturday, Aug. 24, at 11 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home with the funeral to follow at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Ricky Beamon as the eulogist. Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery.


Hornsby, Ben Allen

Herrell, Cynthia Ann

Jones, Robert, Jr.


Ben Allen Hornsby, 55, passed away in his home on May 25, 2020, of a heart attack. Ben was born in Denver, Colorado, but spent the entirety of his life in Chattanooga. He attended Notre Dame ... (click for more)

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Herrell, Cynthia Ann

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