Green, Mary Ruth

Nursing Assistant At Erlanger For 25 Years

Friday, February 28, 2020
Mary Green
Mary Green

Mary Ruth Green of Chattanooga, passed away on February 26, 2020, at 2:12 a.m. at her home.

She was formerly employed by Erlanger Hospital as a nursing assistant for 25 years. She was a member of the Westside Missionary Baptist Church for 66 years where she enjoyed managing the kitchen for a number of decades.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Scofield Green; her parents, Dave and Sallie Shropshire; five brothers and five sisters.

Survivors include three daughters, Teresa Sherard of Ava, Missouri, Angela Anderson (Leroy) and Sandra Green both of Atlanta; two grandchildren Amber Anderson (Sterling Reid) and Xavier Anderson also of Atlanta; one great-grandchild, Jordan Reid; sister Ernestine Taylor of Indianapolis, Indiana; brother-in-law, Herbert Green of Chattanooga; a whole host of devoted nieces, nephews, and cousins; special lifelong friends, Bettye Stinson and Edith Hall of Chattanooga.

Funeral services are planned for Monday, March 2. Public viewing will begin at 10 a.m. and the funeral will follow 11:30 a.m. at Westside Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Timothy Careathers officiating.

Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.


Denkins, Viola

Ward, Jackie Cris

Pascual, Mike Gudiel Jose


Viola Denkins passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020 in an Indianapolis, Indiana hospital. Arrangements will be announced later by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Jackie Cris Ward, 45, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday morning, March 31, 2020 in the comfort of her home with her mother by her side. Jackie was born on Oct. 30, 1974 ... (click for more)

Little Mike Gudiel Jose Pascual, 10 months old, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, departed this life Monday evening, March 30, 2020, at TC Thompson Children’s Hospital. Little Mike was born May 16, ... (click for more)




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Ward, Jackie Cris

Jackie Cris Ward, 45, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday morning, March 31, 2020 in the comfort of her home with her mother by her side. Jackie was born on Oct. 30, 1974 in Chattanooga. She was preceded in death by her dad, Elisha Finley Ward; and her grandparents, Carlton and Sylvia Carter. She was a 1992 graduate of Brainerd High School and had been ... (click for more)

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Finnell, Stephen R. (Cleveland)

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Ogle, Cam J., Jr. (Ten Mile)

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