Coffey, Alvin Wayne (Decatur)

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Alvin Wayne Coffey, 66, of Decatur, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Grace Health Care in Decatur.

He was a native of Chattanooga, and a United States Navy veteran.

There will be no formal visitation or services. 

The interment will be in the National Cemetery in Chattanooga.   

Bowers Funeral Home is honored to serve Mr. Coffey.


Wooden, Terry Christopher (Cleveland)

Rymer, Owen Tommy (Benton)

Bilbo, Jimmy Welch (Cleveland)


Terry Christopher Wooden, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, entered the gates of Heaven on Friday, July 10, 2020 to be greeted by family and friends who had gone before him. Terry will be ... (click for more)

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Wooden, Terry Christopher (Cleveland)

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Rymer, Owen Tommy (Benton)

Owen Tommy Rymer, 62, of Benton, Tennessee, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 11, 2020. Arrangements have been entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton. (click for more)

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James “Jim” A. Haney

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