Obituaries

Wayne Darwin Landreth

U.S. Air Force Veteran Was Family Service Counselor At Williamson & Sons Funeral Home During Retirement

Wayne Darwin Landreth, 68, went to be with our heavenly father on Friday September 13, 2019. Knowing him, he is up there dancing with his mom to Elvis Presley, or swimming in the ocean. He was a resident of Soddy Daisy, retired from Tennessee Valley Authority, and served his country in the Air Force as a medic. In his retirement he worked as the Family Services Counselor for Williamson & Sons Funeral Home. Wayne was a loving ... (click for more)

Raymond Leon Smartt

Avid Vols Fan Retired From Roadway Express Trucking After 30 Years

Raymond Leon Smartt, 83, of Ooltewah, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 15, 2019 surrounded by his family. He was born in McMinnville, Tn., to the late Paul and Emma Queen Smartt. Leon was a graduate of Soddy Daisy High School and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville where he played football with the Tennessee Vols. Leon was a season ticket holder and VFL (Vol For Life) member. He served 2 years in the National Guard. The ... (click for more)


Jacquelyn "Jackie" Stone Smith

Faithful Member Of Brainerd Baptist Church

Jacquelyn "Jackie" Stone Smith, 94, went home to be with her lord on September 15, 2019. Jackie loved the word of God. Her favorite verse in the Bible was Proverbs 3:5-6. Jackie was born on July 14, 1925 in Mobile, Al., to Rollin Otis Stone, Sr. and Lula Williams Stone. She was preceded in death by her parents, her devoted husband, Claude Franklin Smith, her only brother, R.O. Stone, Jr., sister in-law, Angie Cooley Stone and son ... (click for more)

Patricia Williams

Patricia Williams, 74, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)


Elvira Foster

Elvira Foster, 65, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Sam Townsend

Sam Townsend, 79, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)



Fears, Carlton, Sr.

Collier, London

Cooke, Mollie “Bonny” Yvonne


Carlton Fears, Sr., 69, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995. (click for more)

London Collier, 24, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, September 13, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Mollie “Bonny” Yvonne Cooke, 78, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2019. Bonny was a lifelong member of Greenwood Baptist Church, where she loved serving alongside ... (click for more)


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