Obituaries

Jack “Tem” Swanson

Held A Degree In Forestry And Retired From BASF

Jack “Tem” Swanson, 76 , of Chattanooga, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019. He was born in Tupelo, Ms., to the late Jack and Erline Swanson. Tem received an associate’s degree in Forestry and was retired from BASF after working for 35 years. He was of the Methodist faith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Teresa Swanson. He is survived by his children, Jamin (Kassi) Swanson, Alex (Courtney) ... (click for more)

John Fields, Jr.

Retired Assistant Chief With East Ridge Fire Department

John Fields Jr., 64, of East Ridge, passed away on November 17, 2019. He graduated from East Ridge High School. John was a member of Greenslake Road Church of Christ. He was a lifelong public servant, he served in many capacities within the local fire and police departments. John was a former reserve officer for the City of East Ridge Police Department, prior to East Ridge he served as Fire Chief in Catoosa County. John retired as an ... (click for more)


Vera Trotter

Had A Keen Intellect And Great Sense Of Humor

Vera Trotter, 81 of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on November 15, 2019. Vera grew up in the San Luis Valley of Colorado but she had lived in the Rossville area for 60 years. Vera was preceded in death by her son, David and her husband of 19 years, Stanley. She is survived by her daughters, Lisa (John) Harrison and Janelle (Tim) Ladina; grandchildren, Jack Harrison-Quintana; Kathleen (Austin Starkey) Harrison; Olivia Harrison; ... (click for more)

James Fred "Freddy" Robertson

Standout East Ridge Athlete Loved Vols, Braves

James Fred "Freddy" Robertson, 62, of East Ridge passed away Thursday, November 14, in a tragic house fire, along with his faithful dog “Red” by his side. Fred was a standout athlete at East Ridge High School, class of ’75. He graduated from UTC with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. Fred was born on April 18, 1957. He was a kind and gentle man who loved his family and to watch sports, especially his beloved Tennessee Volunteers ... (click for more)


Bo Bean

Red Bank High Graduate Loved Tennessee Vol Football

Bo Bean, 47, of Hixson,Tennessee passed away Friday, November 15, 2019 of a massive heart attack. He attended Red Bank High School and was an avid Tennessee volunteer football fan (Bo’s name stands for Big Orange), and he loved to fish. He is survived by his parents, Doyal and Paula Bean; daughter,Caitlin; and significant other Stacy Tyler; his dog, Piglet; as well as aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Funeral services will ... (click for more)

Donald “Donnie” Lynn Davis

Avid Fisherman Was Retired Captain With Chattanooga Fire Department

Donald "Donnie" L. Davis, 66, of Ooltewah went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 15, 2019, in a local hospital. A longtime resident of Hamilton County, Donnie was a retired Captain from the Chattanooga Fire Department after 25 years of service. He was an avid fisherman and also enjoyed gardening, medal detecting and four wheeling. Donnie had a loving heart for the elderly and spent many days sharing tomatoes ... (click for more)



Wheeler, Maxine

Cotton, Sarah E.

Love, Annie Mae


Maxine Wheeler, 91, of Chattanooga passed away on November 15, 2019. She graduated from Central High School in 1946. Maxine was a member of Brainerd Church of Christ. She was preceded in ... (click for more)

Sarah E. Cotton, 77, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019, at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Annie Mae Love, age 64, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, formerly Dalton, Georgia, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019. Arrangements and survivors will be announced at a later date by Willis Funeral ... (click for more)


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