Hall, Myrtle Louis Pritchett (Dunlap)

Monday, September 16, 2019
Myrtle Louis Pritchett Hall, 82, of Dunlap, passed away Sunday, September 15 at Hospice of Chattanooga Care Center. She was of the Church of God faith.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Josa Mae Henry; husband, Oren Hall; and brothers, Truman Pritchett, Charles Henry, Leon Henry, Alex Henry and Jerry Henry.

She is survived by her children, William (Kathy) Cooley, Tommy Cooley, Cynthia (Ronn) Honeycutt and Dianna (Steve) Swaggerty; sisters, Wilma (J.E.) Price, Brenda (Claude) Coffman and Bernice (Freddie) Bailey; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Monday, Sept. 16 from 4-8 p.m. CDT at Ewton Funeral Home and Cremation Center. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. CDT in the funeral home chapel with burial to follow in Condra Cemetery.

Childress, Stan (Rocky Face)

Hill, Tony (Dalton)

Harvey, Donnie Phillip (Dunlap)


Stan Childress, age 77, of Rocky Face, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at his residence. He is preceded in death by his parents, Rhoda and Gertrude Childress. He is survived by ... (click for more)

Tony Hill, 80, of Dalton passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019. He was the son of the late Joe and Virginia Hill and was also preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Robert ... (click for more)

Donnie Phillip Harvey, 69, of Dunlap, passed away Saturday, October 12, 2019. He was of the Church of God faith and was retired from C & D Technologies in Dunlap. He was preceded in ... (click for more)


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Childress, Stan (Rocky Face)

Stan Childress, age 77, of Rocky Face, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at his residence. He is preceded in death by his parents, Rhoda and Gertrude Childress. He is survived by loving wife, Gloria Childress of the residence; daughters and sons-in-law, Heidi (James) Greene, of South Carolina and Tiffany (Daron) Davis of Alpharetta, Ga.; sons and daughters-in-law, Ryan ... (click for more)

Hill, Tony (Dalton)

Tony Hill, 80, of Dalton passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019. He was the son of the late Joe and Virginia Hill and was also preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Robert “Bud” and Jewell Holcomb. Tony is survived by his wife, Jane Hill; children, Jennifer (Greg) Thompson, Tony Hill, Jr., Marc Hindmon, and Heather (Scott) Beyer; grandchildren, Annalee ... (click for more)

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Sara Lou “Sue” Cornutt

Sara Lou “Sue” Cornutt, 85, of Ooltewah, died on Sunday, October 13, 2019. She was born in Ringgold, to the late Hubert Ensley and Lula Bell Ward Ensley. Sue was a graduate of Ringgold High School, class of 1951. She was a member of Ooltewah Baptist Church. Sue loved to travel and cook, especially breads and desserts. She was preceded in death by her sister, Juanita ... (click for more)

J. Emily Mitts

J. Emily Mitts joined her heavenly family on Sunday, October 13, 2019. She was born in Marietta, Ga., on June 19, 1926. Emily was a member of St Luke United Methodist Church. She was the longtime owner of Rivermont Golf and Country Club and a member of Chattanooga Bridge Club. She was an accomplished Bridge player attaining Master Champion level. Emily enjoyed shopping and traveling ... (click for more)

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