Howard, Angela (Cleveland)

Monday, September 14, 2020
Angela Howard, 57, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Hospice Care Center. She was of the Baptist/Church of God faith. Angela loved playing Farmville on her tablet, watching Little House on the Prairie, The Waltons and Gunsmoke, going to the casino, shopping, spending time with her family, grandkids and best friend, Tonyia, who they were like Bonnie and Clyde. Angela enjoyed talking and having visitors as well.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ira Michael Howard; mother, Gladys Givens; father, Dewitt Cronic; brothers, Johnathan Cronic and Christopher Cronic; and sister, Cynthia White.

She is survived by her sons, Mark (Ashley) Kinsey and Shane (Kristi) Kinsey; daughters, Gail (Jen Davis) Kinsey, Alisha (Breeland) Kilgore and Cassie Bailey; grandchildren, Michael, Summer, Lilly, Kayla, Shawn, Cayden, Alyssa, Lincoln, Cody, Curtis, Caleb, Anna & Ian; siblings, Linda Cook, Connie Pendergrass, Dave (Beverly) Cronic and Glen (Patricia) Cronic; and best friend, Tonyia Oliver.

Visitation will be held on Monday, Sept. 14 from noon-3 p.m. at Companion Funeral Home, and the service will begin at 3 p.m., with Pastor Shane Lawson officiating. Burial will be held at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Share a memory of Angela and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial webpage and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral Home is honored to assist her family with these arrangements.

Miller, Marlene J. (Cleveland)

Payne, Betty June Mathis (Cleveland)

Thorne, Donald (Dalton)


Marlene J. Miller, age 89, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Friday morning, September 25, 2020 in a Chattanooga health care facility. Mrs. Miller was born in Kokomo, In. and ... (click for more)

Betty June Mathis Payne, age 80, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed into her new life after a lengthy illness. Betty was born in Benton, Tn. and she was the daughter of the late Gladys ... (click for more)

Donald Thorne, age 71, of Dalton, Georgia departed this life Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Ridgewood Manor. Due to the national health crisis and the COVID-19 virus, masks must be worn properly ... (click for more)



Area Obituaries

Miller, Marlene J. (Cleveland)

Marlene J. Miller, age 89, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Friday morning, September 25, 2020 in a Chattanooga health care facility. Mrs. Miller was born in Kokomo, In. and she was the daughter of the late Ethel Berry Keller and Joseph Keller. Her husband, Vaughn Miller; daughter, Rebecca Joan Self; son, Edward Dale Miller; four sisters, two brothers and her Yorkie ... (click for more)

Payne, Betty June Mathis (Cleveland)

Betty June Mathis Payne, age 80, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed into her new life after a lengthy illness. Betty was born in Benton, Tn. and she was the daughter of the late Gladys Shelton Mathis and Reverend A. L. Mathis. Her husband of 41 years, Franklin Eugene Payne; her two infant daughters, Eugena and Gloria Payne; her sister, Linda Faye Mathis; and her niece, ... (click for more)

Obituaries

Paul M. Hicks

Paul M. Hicks, 96, of Chattanooga passed away on Saturday, September 26, 2020. Paul was born on April 22, 1924 and was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga. He was a graduate of Central High School in 1942. He married Wilma Dean (Hamilton) Hicks on March 29, 1947. They were married for 39 years until her death in 1986. He was a Veteran of the United States Army, serving as a medic ... (click for more)

Glenda F. Ruf

Glenda F. Ruf joined her heavenly father on September 25, 2020. Glenda was born in LaFollette, Tn., on January 5, 1946, but later resided in Knoxville, then Chattanooga. In her 30s she made the bold decision to further her education and become a nurse. She worked in the nursing field for 30 years, primarily at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and Covenant Home Care and Hospice. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has No New COVID Deaths, 49 More Cases

Hamilton County coronavirus deaths remain at 95 and 49 new cases were reported on Sunday. The new total is 9,658. Tennessee had three more coronavirus deaths bringing the total to 2,377, state Health Department officials said. There were 2,104 new cases in the state for a total of 192,995. The state currently has 728 people hospitalized from the virus, 12 fewer than ... (click for more)

2 Shot On Rawlings Street Late Saturday Night

A teenaged boy, 16, and a man, 24, were shot late Saturday night on Rawlings Street. At approximately 11:05 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to the area of 2000 Rawlings Street on reports of shots fired. While officers were in the area checking for possible victims, dispatch notified them that two victims had just arrived at the hospital. Officers then responded ... (click for more)