Area Obituaries

Hammontree, Karol Sue Derryberry (Decatur)

Karol Sue Derryberry Hammontree, 64, of Decatur, passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at her residence. She was preceded in death by her parents: Jasper and Martha Coats Derryberry; brother: Gary Derryberry; infant grandson: Andrew Jackson Sims. Survivors include her spouse: Donny Noyola of Decatur; Son; Jason Hammontree of Decatur; daughter: Stacia Sims of Decatur, Charlene Love of Graysville, TN, Steve Derryberry of Ringgold, ... (click for more)

Colbourn, Scott Keith (Whitwell)

Scott Keith Colbourn, 66, of Whitwell, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021. He was born on Feb. 19, 1954. He had been employed with Tennessee Valley Authority as an electrical engineer. He was of the Eckankar faith and a member of the Temple of Eck. Scott loved everyone and was one of the most amazing people you would meet. He was always kind, and did everything with love. In his pastime, he enjoyed sc-fi movies, ... (click for more)


Steele, Jack L. (South Pittsburg)

Jack L. Steele, 85, passed away on January 14, 2021, at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee, after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Van and Lorene Abbott Steele and his sisters, Jean Norton and Norma Jacobs. Jack is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Beverly Jacobs Steele; daughters, Debbie (John) Matthews and Amy Steele Pickett; grandchildren, Lynsi (Dan) Hatef, Tres Matthews, Amanda (Nick ... (click for more)




Santos, Francisco (Dalton)

Bramlett, Dorothy G. (Dalton)

Epperson, Walter "Walt" (Ringgold)


Francisco Santos, age 69, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life Saturday, January 16, 2021 at a local hospital. Due to the national health crisis and the COVID-19 virus, masks must be worn ... (click for more)

Dorothy G. Bramlett, age 82, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life Saturday, January 16, 2021 in Sparta, Tn. Due to the national health crisis and the COVID-19 virus, masks must be worn properly ... (click for more)

Walter “Walt” Epperson, age 90, of Ringgold, Georgia and formerly of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, January 14, 2021 at his residence. He is preceded in death by his parents, John ... (click for more)


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