Grubbs, Dorothy Lucille

Long Time Member Of The First Baptist Church

Sunday, August 25, 2019
Dorothy Lucille Grubbs
Dorothy Lucille Grubbs

Dorothy Lucille Grubbs, 84, of Chattanooga, passed away on August 22, 2019.

She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Dorothy was a long time member of the First Baptist Church of Chattanooga. She was a member of the Bales Sunday School Class and the Mary Class. She was a member of Grace Notes, a senior choir that traveled to area nursing homes and sang for the residents.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 26 years, Headrick “Jack” Grubbs, and her parents.

Left behind to cherish Dorothy’s memory are her children, Nancy Grubbs (Scott Feezell), Mitch (Beverly) Grubbs, and Steve (Cheri) Grubbs, all of Chattanooga, 4 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren plus one on the way, and one brother, Larry Dean Miller, Peoria, IL.

A Celebration of Dorothy’s Life will be held in the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home on Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 12 p.m. with Dr. Thomas Quisenberry officiating.

The family will receive friends two hours prior beginning at 10 a.m. She will be laid to rest with her husband in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist East Chapel, 404 South Moore Road, East Ridge, Tn. 37412. 

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com.


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