Lamb, Virginia Sparkman

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Virginia Sparkman Lamb, 100, of Red Bank, died on September 30, 2020. 

She attended Red Bank Baptist Church and will be remembered as a loving grandmother, mother and faithful servant of the Lord. 

Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, E. Paul Lamb, and is survived by her three sons, Richard (Rita) Lamb, David Lamb, Joe (Debbie) Lamb, grandchildren; Kim Sitton, Shana Kent, Kip Lamb, great-grandchildren;  Amber Sitton, Ben Sitton, Yun Sitton, Chad Kent and Cara Kent. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Red Bank Baptist Church. 

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Chattanooga Memorial Park with Reverend Bill Harvey officiating. 

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524lanefh.com.


Burson, Mary D.

Erwin, Richard "Slick Rick" Warren, Jr.

Mathis, Floyd, Sr.


Mary D. Burson, 78, of Chattanooga, died on October 24, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524 , Lanefh.com . (click for more)

Richard “Slick Rick” Warren Erwin, Jr., 66, of Chattanooga, died on September 29, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

Floyd Mathis, Sr., 75, passed away on Friday, October 23, 2020, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)



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