Hill, Gloria Darlene (LaFayette)

Friday, June 25, 2021
Gloria Darlene Hill, 72, of LaFayette, passed away on Wednesday, June 23, 2021.

She is survived by her loving husband, Steve R. Hill; sons, Shannon (Angela) Hill and Sherman (Emily) Hill;  grandchildren, Ethan Bohr, Gabe Hill, Julie Garrett, and Noelle Hill; siblings, Janie Thompson, Arlin McRae, Carolyn Alexander, Raymond McRae, Mary Mac Wooten, and Tammy McRae. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 27, in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Randy Avans officiating.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Dalton, John Lee (Cleveland)

Schultz, Fred Rickey (Cleveland)

Haun, Steve Mitchell (Sweetwater)


John Lee Dalton, 67, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, received his healing from his pain and suffering from cancer Tuesday, November 30, 2021. He was the son of the late Glen “Shorty” and ... (click for more)

Fred Rickey Schultz, 68, went home peacefully to his Lord and Savior on November 29, 2021, surrounded by family. Fred was born on July 10, 1953 in Pasadena, Tx. Retired from the Houston Fire ... (click for more)

Steve Mitchell Haun, 59, a resident of Sweetwater, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021 in a Knoxville hospital. He was born on Nov. 30, 1961 in Cleveland, a son of the late Wayne & Fannie ... (click for more)



Area Obituaries

Dalton, John Lee (Cleveland)

John Lee Dalton, 67, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, received his healing from his pain and suffering from cancer Tuesday, November 30, 2021. He was the son of the late Glen “Shorty” and Irene Dalton and was also preceded in death by his brother, Roy Dalton; and grandparents, John Rufus Dalton, Lillie and Hoarse Hitson and Rev. J.C. and Lissie James. He is survived by ... (click for more)

Schultz, Fred Rickey (Cleveland)

Fred Rickey Schultz, 68, went home peacefully to his Lord and Savior on November 29, 2021, surrounded by family. Fred was born on July 10, 1953 in Pasadena, Tx. Retired from the Houston Fire Department in 2004, with over 24 years of service, and moved to Bradley County. He was a member of IAFF Local 341 in Houston. He was a faithful member of Westwood Baptist Church and loved his ... (click for more)

Obituaries

Walter Johnson “Red” Wilkey

Walter Johnson “Red” Wilkey, 94, of Dayton, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021. Red was pipe fitter with DuPont for over 35 years. He was a member of Masonic Lodge in Rainsville, AL. Red was a former City Alderman in Rainsville, Tn. He was a World War II veteran, when he was serving in the United States Navy. Red was preceded in death by parents, Earl Wilkey ... (click for more)

Billy Mitchell

Billy Mitchell, 84, of East Ridge, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, December 2, 2021, in a local hospital. He was preceded in death by his parents, Edwin and Ada Mae Mitchell; daughter, Missy Rash and son-in-law, Johnny Rash. Survivors include his wife, Gloria Rich Mitchell; daughter, Angie (Greg) Wright of Rossville; grandchildren, Heather (Scott) Tucker of Rossville, ... (click for more)

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Hamilton County Has 1 More COVID Death And 81 New Cases; County Death Toll Rises From 680 To 702 Due To "Reporting Issue"; Tennessee Has 100 More Deaths

The Hamilton County Health Department reported one more coronavirus death on Thursday and 107 new positive cases, up from 81 on Wednesday. The total number of cases in the county now stands at 65,721. The death total is now at 702. It was reported at 680 on Wednesday, but due to a reporting issue with an area hospital, there has been a delay in reporting COVID deaths. Twenty-one ... (click for more)

Governor Exonerates Adam Braseel Of Grundy County On Murder Charge

Governor Bill Lee announced executive clemency decisions for 17 offenders who have demonstrated a successful path to rehabilitation and established a new process for individuals seeking clemency for drug-free school zone convictions. Those include an exoneration for Adam Braseel of Grundy County, who spent 12 years of a 51-year sentence for a murder it is now believed he did ... (click for more)