Mitchell, Misty Michelle Brown (LaFayette)

Friday, September 13, 2019
Misty Michelle Brown Mitchell, 47, of LaFayette, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Mitchell; sons, Brandon Paul Day and Channing Jayce Mitchell; father, Richard Erwin Brown Sr.; mother, Jimmie Mae Brown; brothers, Richard “Rick” E. Brown Jr., and Jerry Wayne Brown; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Slatton, Brenda Joyce (Jasper)

Smith, Dennis Stephen (Chickamauga)

Lawson, Ruth L. (Cleveland)


Brenda Joyce Evans Slatton, at the age of 64 years old, left her earthly home to walk through the gates of her heavenly home on Thursday, May 21, 2020. Brenda was born on January 17, 1956 ... (click for more)

Dennis Stephen Smith, 68, of Chickamauga, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020. He was a manger for Shop-Rite in Chickamauga and enjoyed playing bingo. He is survived by his wife, Susan ... (click for more)

Ruth L. Lawson, age 89, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020, in a local health care facility. She was the daughter of the late Walter L. and Winnie Spikes ... (click for more)



Area Obituaries

Slatton, Brenda Joyce (Jasper)

Brenda Joyce Evans Slatton, at the age of 64 years old, left her earthly home to walk through the gates of her heavenly home on Thursday, May 21, 2020. Brenda was born on January 17, 1956 to Dewey “Dick” Evans and Mary Sisk Evans. Brenda had been a lifetime resident of Jasper, Tn., and was of the Baptist faith. Brenda loved and adored her children, grandchildren and family. ... (click for more)

Smith, Dennis Stephen (Chickamauga)

Dennis Stephen Smith, 68, of Chickamauga, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020. He was a manger for Shop-Rite in Chickamauga and enjoyed playing bingo. He is survived by his wife, Susan Smith; daughters, Melissa (Chris) Cummings and Ashley (Chris) Mathis; son, Charles Gale; grandchildren, Olivia, Emma, Dylan, Katelyn, Kaden, and Brayden; and pet, Princess. A private ... (click for more)

Obituaries

William "Bill" Millard

William “Bill” Millard, 82, passed away peacefully on May 24, 2020, in Ooltewah, Tennessee. Bill was born and raised in Chattanooga, attended Chattanooga High School, was a graduate of Tennessee Tech, and a veteran of the United States Air Force. In 1970, he and his young family moved to Birmingham, Al., where they resided for the next 28 years. While in Birmingham, Bill ... (click for more)

James Henry Robinson

James Henry Robinson, 85, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2020, in a local hospital. He was a retired Master Sergeant of the United States Army. James was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara S. Robinson; parents, Joseph Robinson and Irene Ester Morris. Survivors include his sons, James Johnson of Nashville, and John (Denise) Heathington of Chattanooga; ... (click for more)

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Hamilton County Has 15th Coronavirus Death; Tennessee Deaths Rise By 5 To 343

Hamilton County’s positive COVID-19 case count ended last week with a meteoric rise, something that persisted through the extended Memorial Day weekend. Health Department administrator Becky Barnes says there have been 163 new cases since noon Friday. Also, Hamilton County has added a 15th death from coronavirus, the Hamilton County Health Department reported on Tuesday. “These ... (click for more)

Coppinger Presents Bare Bones Budget That Still Could Be Revised Down

County Mayor Jim Coppinger on Tuesday morning presented a bare bones budget that still could be revised downward by reductions from the state. The county mayor said he is confident with the county's revenue projections. However, if there are more cuts coming, he said the county enjoys a healthy rainy day fund. It stands at $110 million - the same as last year. The total county ... (click for more)