Williams, Fletcher "Rico Chico" Jr.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Fletcher Williams
Fletcher Williams

Fletcher “Rico Chico" Williams, Jr., has gone on home to Glory.

Public viewing will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15,  followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m.  in the chapel of John P. Franklin Funeral Home.

Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. 


Kelley, Carolyn

Wood, Julia Davis

Simmons, Orpha Loyd


Carolyn Kelley, 78, passed away on Monday, September 28, 2020. She was a native of Chattanooga for 36 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reginald and Dorothy Rice. ... (click for more)

Julia Davis Wood, 85, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020. She was a member of Greenwood Baptist Church and retired from Buster Brown. She was preceded in death by her parents, Beecher ... (click for more)

Orpha Loyd Simmons, 85, of Signal Mountain, died on September 28, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Lanefh.com , 423 877-3524 . (click for more)



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Kelley, Carolyn

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Wood, Julia Davis

Julia Davis Wood, 85, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020. She was a member of Greenwood Baptist Church and retired from Buster Brown. She was preceded in death by her parents, Beecher and Karmna Holland; first husband, Arville Davis; second husband, Kenneth Wood; son, Bobby Davis and daughter, Debbie Morgan. Mrs. Davis Wood is survived by her daughter, Sandra Buck, ... (click for more)

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