Obituaries

Franklin Christopher Sexton, Jr.
Medical Researcher Was Later Family Court Interpreter

Franklin Christopher Sexton, Jr., 74, of Chattanooga died peacefully on February 23 after a battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents Franklin Sexton, Sr. and Hilda Milstead Sexton, his brother Jeff, and infant daughter Lita. He is survived by his son, Nathan Sexton (Katie) of Austin, Texas, two grandsons, Charlie and ... more

Franklin Christopher Sexton, Jr.
Ian N. Hamilton
Former Mayor Of Lookout Mountain, Ga. And Longtime Member Of Lookout Presbyterian

Ian N. Hamilton of Lookout Mountain, Georgia passed away peacefully at the age of 87 on February 21, 2024, surrounded by family. He was born in Montreal, Canada in 1936 to Bill and Myra Hamilton and moved to Chattanooga when he was 12 years old. He was the eldest of four children. The family lived on Missionary Ridge and the children attended ... more

Ian N. Hamilton
Nancy Hashberger Urban
Longtime Social Worker Retired As Director Of Hospice Of Chattanooga

In loving memory of Nancy Hashberger Urban of Signal Mountain, Tennessee, a beloved wife, mother and grandmother and whose strength, grace and love touched the lives of all who knew her, passed away peacefully on February 18, 2024. Nancy was born in Chattanooga, Tn., on Dec. 22, 1946, to James and Johnnie Ruth Hashberger. As a little ... more

Nancy Hashberger Urban
Josephine Gass Mahoney
Retired As An Accountant With Ryder Trucks

Josephine Gass Mahoney, 90, passed away on February 27, 2024, at her home in Rossville, Georgia. She was born in Chattanooga, on April 19, 1933, to the late James Hamilton Gass and Vera Belle Long. She was an accountant with Ryder Trucks until her retirement. She was preceded in death by her aforementioned parents, her husband, Albert ... more

Josephine Gass Mahoney
Carl Andrew Evans
Loved Singing, Dancing, Fishing, Camping, And Time With Family

Carl Andrew Evans, 57, also known as “Butch”, passed away on February 25, 2024, at a local hospital. He was born January 8, 1967, to Carl Amos Evans and Wilma Emmalean Ratliff. Carl attended school in the Georgia Public School system. He worked as a plant operator for Gold Coast Commodities in Chattanooga for many years. He loved singing, ... more

Carl Andrew Evans
Ronald Talmadge Stansell
Retired As A Financial Advisor After 52 Years

Ronald Talmadge Stansell, 75, of Ooltewah, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, February 26, 2024. Ron was born in Birmingham, but moved to Chattanooga at a young age, graduating from Brainerd High School and MTSU. He was a longtime member of Ooltewah United Methodist Church and retired after 52 years with New York Life and NYLIFE Securities ... more

Ronald Talmadge Stansell
Patricia Webb
Lifelong Chattanoogan Was Gifted In Culinary Arts

Nineteen hundred and fifty three was a very great year! A beautiful bouncing baby girl was born on February 7, at home on 2383 Ocoee Street, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to Frances and Dewey Webb. The home birth itself set in motion the fearlessness Patricia Webb would carry throughout her life. She was the third of six born to her parents. ... more

Patricia Webb
Alexis Pamela “Pam” Moore
Faithful Member Of World Restoration Center

Alexis Pamela “Pam” Moore was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on April 14, 1957, to Alex and Josephine Greer Davis. Pam graduated from Howard High School, class of 1975 and attended Trevecca Nazarene University. She enjoyed working with children as a daycare attendant at 21st Century Daycare before becoming a homemaker in her later years. ... more

Alexis Pamela “Pam” Moore
James Ridgeway Winston, Sr.
U.S. Air Force Veteran And Graduate Of Howard High School

James Ridgeway Winston, Sr. went to his eternal rest on February 4, 2024, in Dallas, Texas. James was born to Olivia and Paul Winston, Sr. on July 21,1946 in Chattanooga. Throughout his lifetime James, known to his family and close friends as “Tommy”, loved people and having fun. Tommy attended and graduated from Howard High School on May ... more

James Ridgeway Winston, Sr.
Hoyt Evans Short
Longtime Co-Owner Of Hoyt's Automotive

Hoyt Evans Short passed away peacefully on Monday, February 26, 2024, at the age of 84. He was born on July 1, 1939 in Chattanooga, to John H. and Mary E. Short. Hoyt was a member and past Master of the Masonic Lodge in Harrison. He was also a member of the Shriners, Scottish Rite and a lifetime member of the NRA. Hoyt was employed with ... more

Hoyt Evans Short
Franklin, Eric
  • 2/28/2024

Eric Franklin, 45, of Stigler, Oklahoma, passed away on February 19, 2024, in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Companion Funeral and Cremation Service, Chattanooga Chapel has charge of these arrangements. more

Reagan, Russel Cecil (Cleveland)
Reagan, Russel Cecil (Cleveland)
  • 2/28/2024

Russel Cecil Reagan, 76, of Cleveland, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2024. Cecil was born on April 3, 1947 in Cleveland, Tennessee to the late Ellis and ... more

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