Minton, Josephine "Jo" Ballinger

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Josephine “Jo” Ballinger Minton, 95, of Clinton, Tennessee, passed away in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on Tuesday, October 13, 2020. 

Jo grew up in New Market, Tn. She was part of the WWII war effort in Oak Ridge, Tn., and later retired from the Y-12 Credit Union.

She was preceded in death by her husband, T.C.; sons Phillip and Gerald and grandson, Nathan.

She is survived by grandsons, Jay (Lori) and Chris (Jessy); great-grandchildren, Jess, Silas and Ava; great- great-grandson, Tucker and her remaining sister, Agnes Trotter.

Private graveside services for the family will be held on Monday, Oct. 19, at 1 p.m. at Oak Ridge Memorial Park in Oak Ridge, Tn.

Arrangements are by Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin -Strickland Chapel, 1724 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, Tn. 37404, 423 265-4414. 

Please visit the website to share your memories at www.advantagefranklin-strickland.com.


Dodd, Sharon Denise

Marsh, Ricky L.

Bridges, Talza


Sharon Denise Dodd, 62, of Soddy Daisy, departed this life on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at a local hospital. Born on November 8, 1957 to the late Hokey and Vera Dodd, she was a native and lifelong ... (click for more)

Ricky L. Marsh, 62, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2020. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Talza Bridges, 68, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, October 26, 2020, in a hospital in Spartanburg, SC. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)



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