Griffith, Janice Marie "Jan" Whittenburg (Dunlap)

Monday, August 26, 2019
Janice Marie "Jan" Whittenburg Griffith, 64, of Dunlap, left this world to gain her wings on August 24, 2019. She was a loving daughter, mother, nanny, sister and friend to many. 

She was preceded in death by her sister, Debbie Layne.

She is survived by her parents, Olin and Marie Kilgore Whittenburg; children, Angelia Griffith, Michael and Robert Griffith; sisters, Gina Randall and Loretta Dockery; brothers, Buster, Marty, Stacy and Jackie Whittenburg; grandchildren, Cody Miller, Savannah Miller, Alexis Griffith, Courtney Griffith, Kylee Griffith, Rylee Griffith and Mikey Griffith; and four beautiful great-babies, Bently, Tristan, Lettie and Sophie.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. CDT in the chapel of Ewton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Whittenburg Family Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 4-8 p.m.

Adamson, Britt (Dalton)

Suttles, Gene (Dalton)

Gray, Austin Lee (Trenton)


Britt Adamson, age 30, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, David H. Beavers; and grandmother, Carolyn Adamson. Britt ... (click for more)

Gene Suttles, age 81, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019. Survivors and arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia. (click for more)

Austin Lee Gray, 22, of Trenton, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019. Austin loved God, his family and loved life. He couldn’t wait to hold his new son, who is due in March. He was a jack ... (click for more)


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Adamson, Britt (Dalton)

Britt Adamson, age 30, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, David H. Beavers; and grandmother, Carolyn Adamson. Britt was a gentle, loyal, caring, and pure-hearted person. He was devoted to his family and loved his nieces and nephews as if they were his own. He was a loyal and devoted friend to so many. He ... (click for more)

Suttles, Gene (Dalton)

Gene Suttles, age 81, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019. Survivors and arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia. (click for more)

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John "Jack" Wesley Wells

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Virginia Archer Peak

Virginia Archer Peak departed this life on November 18, 2019, at Alexian Memory Care on Signal Mountain, Tennessee, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Sept. 9, 1918, on Signal Mountain. She attended Chattanooga (City) High School and business school. Virginia was a classical pianist and organist, avid gardener, voracious reader, lover of astronomy and wildflowers ... (click for more)

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