Stanley, Lera Mae Trussell (LaFayette)

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Lera Mae Trussell Stanley, 91, of LaFayette, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Clyde Stanley; daughter, Patricia Stanley Ray; and sister, Jimmie Lockman.

She is survived by her grandchildren, Bucky and Victor Ray; one niece and two nephews.

A private graveside service will be held for the immediate family at LaFayette Memory Gardens.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Floyd, Jeffery (Tunnel Hill)

Stringfield, Jessica (Tunnel Hill)

Boyd, Martha S. (Kimball)


Jeffery Floyd, 59, of Tunnel Hill, passed away on Monday, July 6, 2020, at his residence. He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Ann Floyd; father, Herbert Rayburn; step-father, ... (click for more)

Jessica Stringfield, 30, of Tunnel Hill, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at Hamilton Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Alyssa Welch-Stringfield. She ... (click for more)

Martha S. Boyd, 94, of Kimball, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. She was a member of Kimball Church of Christ and was preceded in death by her husband, Byron L. Boyd; son, Jimmy Boyd; ... (click for more)



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Floyd, Jeffery (Tunnel Hill)

Jeffery Floyd, 59, of Tunnel Hill, passed away on Monday, July 6, 2020, at his residence. He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Ann Floyd; father, Herbert Rayburn; step-father, E.D. Ridley; mother of his children, Darlene Lea, longtime girlfriend, Tonya Dunn. He was a man with a warrior’s heart and had a heart for helping those who were in need. He loved watching ... (click for more)

Stringfield, Jessica (Tunnel Hill)

Jessica Stringfield, 30, of Tunnel Hill, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at Hamilton Medical Center. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Alyssa Welch-Stringfield. She is survived by her husband, Nathan Welch of Tunnel Hill; children, Eliana, Jacob, Lucas, and Mason Welch-Stringfield; mother, Anetta Stringfield Gilreath of Dalton; father, Daniel Williams ... (click for more)

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Jerry Lee Fuller

Jerry Lee Fuller was born on April 13, 1945, to the late Margaret and Frank Fuller of Chattanooga, Tennessee. He departed this life on Friday, July 3, 2020. Jerry was preceded in by his wife Lenora Fuller; brothers, Bobby Fuller, Jimmy and Richard McKevie. He retired from The Electric Power Board where he worked as an overhead lineman for 32 years. He was a 33rd Mason. ... (click for more)

Harold Robert "Bob" Bookout

Harold Robert "Bob" Bookout passed away at his home on July 7, 2020. He was born to Charles Lee and Grace Crowder Bookout in Chattanooga on Nov. 2, 1929. Bob attended Hamilton County Schools, graduating from Tyner High School in 1947. He had an associate degree from Cleveland State and also attended UT Knoxville. Later he taught printing and photography at Harrison Bay Vocational ... (click for more)

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