Obituaries

Paul Lamar Winston
U.S. Army Veteran And Pastor

Reverend Paul Lamar Winston, 74, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 11, 2024. He was born in Chattanooga, and he grew up in the Chattanooga - Ringgold area. Paul graduated ... more

Paul Lamar Winston
Janine Conley Garland
Balanced Her Career And Personal Life With Grace And Humor

Janine Conley Garland, born January 11, 1952, graced this world with her vibrant spirit and unwavering determination. Graduating from Coffee County Central High in 1970 and earning her degree in English from the University ... more

Janine Conley Garland
John Newton Harris
Retired From Cannon Equipment

John Newton Harris, 78, of Hixson, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2024, at his home with his family by his side. He grew up in Rome, Georgia. He retired from Cannon Equipment where he worked in Quality Control. ... more

John Newton Harris
John A. Hughes, Jr.
U.S. Navy Veteran Held Long Career In Flour Milling Industry

John A. Hughes, Jr. passed away on July 4, 2024 at the age of 92. John was born on Oct. 19, 1931, in Filer, Idaho to John A. Hughes and Mary (Smith) Hughes. He grew up in and around McPherson, Kansas, graduating from ... more

John A. Hughes, Jr.
Mary Katherine Sims North
Retired From Railway Express Agency And Lived To 100

Mary Katherine Sims North passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2024. Born on Sept.11, 1923, she would have been 101 this September. She was the daughter of Oscar L. Sims, Sr. and Ollie Sharp Sims of Rossville, who predeceased ... more

Mary Katherine Sims North
Joy Kay Bryson (Cohutta)

Mrs. Joy Kay Bryson, 69, of Cohutta, Georgia, departed this life on Tuesday, July 9, 2024, at Memorial Hospital. She was born on Aug. 10, 1954, in Harriman, Tn., a daughter of the late Stiles and Mary Joyce Schubert Raymond. ... more

Marlene Nasseff Jabaley
Volunteer And Avid Baseball Fan

Marlene Nasseff Jabaley, 90, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 7, 2024. Marlene was born in St. Paul, Mn., on Aug. 29, 1933, to Michael and Mary Coury Nasseff. She first met her husband, ... more

Marlene Nasseff Jabaley
Marjorie "Midge" Nelson Goodhue
Accomplished Tennis And Golf Player Was Clever And Loving

Marjorie "Midge" Nelson Goodhue of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on July 9, 2024, following a long illness. She was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts and was preceded in death by her father, Ralph Ellsworth Nelson; ... more

Marjorie "Midge" Nelson Goodhue
Donald Eugene “Donnie” Alexander
U.S. Army Veteran Was Recipient Of 2 Purple Hearts

Donald Eugene “Donnie” Alexander, 79, of Soddy Daisy, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, July 9, 2024. Born on Aug. 27, 1944, he was a lifelong resident of the area. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served ... more

Donald Eugene “Donnie” Alexander
Lynda Jeanie Clark Roberts
Enjoyed Her Yard, Dogs, Cars, And Cooking Gourmet Dishes

Lynda Jeanie Clark Roberts, 52, of Soddy Daisy, passed away on July 8, 2024. She was a homemaker, who enjoyed her yard, her dogs, her cars, and cooking gourmet dishes. Jeanie loved her family and children. She was of ... more

Lynda Jeanie Clark Roberts
Thomas William “Bill” Bland
Longtime Mechanic With Material Handlers, Inc.

Thomas William “Bill” Bland, 62, of Rossville went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 9, 2024, at his home with his family by his side. Bill lived most of his life in the Rossville area and was of the Baptist faith. ... more

Thomas William “Bill” Bland
Preston “Big Al” Redding
Lover Of All Things Transportation

Preston “Big Al” Redding was born to the late William Herbert and Charlotte Marie Wood Redding on July 14, 1952. He had two brothers (Douglas Cosby of Miami, Fl., and Henry Herbert of Atlanta - both deceased) and one sister, ... more

Preston “Big Al” Redding
Mollie Mae Stone Dean

Mollie Mae Stone Dean, 94, of Chattanooga, departed this life on Sunday, June 30, 2024. She passed peacefully at NHC Healthcare of Chattanooga. Mollie was born in Madison County, Al., on Sept. 23, 1929. She was the ... more

Mollie Mae Stone Dean
Joan Talley
Longtime Deputy Clerk For Hamilton County General Sessions Court

Joan Talley, 77, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, departed this life on Thursday, June 20, 2024, while at her home. A 1964 graduate of Riverside High School, Joan went on to attend Knoxville College before returning to Chattanooga, ... more

Joan Talley
Frank Moore, Jr.

Frank Moore, Jr., 69, passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2024, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. more

Daniel L. Cox
Professional Photographer, Accountant, And Triathlete

Daniel L. Cox passed away on Monday, June 24, 2024, at the age of 67. Danny was a graduate of Red Bank High School and held bachelor’s degrees from both MTSU and UTC. He worked as a professional photographer and accountant. ... more

Barbara Ann "Marion" Robinson
Cornerstone Of Warmth And Generosity In Her Community

Barbara Ann Robinson, 80, also lovingly known as "Marion" , passed away on July 2, 2024, in Chattanooga Tennessee. She was born on June 13, 1944. Marion was a cornerstone of warmth and generosity in her community. She ... more

Barbara Ann "Marion" Robinson
Fai Lee Smith
Accountant Was Faithful Member Of Oakwood Baptist Church

Fai Lee Smith, 69, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2024, in a local hospital. She was a 1972 graduate of Riverside High School and received her associate's degree in Accounting from Chattanooga State. Fai ... more

Fai Lee Smith
Simon William Myers
U.S. Air Force Veteran Retired From Erlanger Medical Center

His faith became sight! On Sunday, July 7, 2024, Simon William Myers, 84 of Ooltewah, Tennessee, closed his eyes on this Earth and opened his eyes to see his Savior’s face. He was born on Oct. 22, 1939, in Willard, Oh., ... more

Simon William Myers
Sam Hugh Harlin, Jr.
Retired As CIO At Covenant Transport

Sam Hugh Harlin, Jr., 84, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2024. Sam was born in Madison, Tn., on Oct. 8, 1939. He attended Tennessee Tech University and received a Bachelor of Science degree from ... more

Sam Hugh Harlin, Jr.
Thomas William “Bill” Bland
Thomas William “Bill” Bland
  • 7/10/2024

Thomas William “Bill” Bland, 62, of Rossville went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 9, 2024, at his home with his family by his side. Bill lived most of his life ... more

Former Chattanooga Police Chief Does Not Appear For Criminal Arraignment
Former Chattanooga Police Chief Does Not Appear For Criminal Arraignment
  • 7/12/2024

Former Chattanooga Police Chief Celeste Murphy did not appear for her first scheduled court date Friday morning after being indicted by the Hamilton County Grand Jury. ... more

Hendrick Scores Winning Run In Extras For Lookouts
  • 7/12/2024

Lookouts outfielder Austin Hendrick scored the winning run in extra innings on a sacrifice bunt to give the Lookouts the 5-4 win in the 10th inning. The win snapped the Shuckers 5-game winning streak. In the first inning, Shuckers infielder Brock Wilken clubbed a solo home run to give them the 1-0 lead. In the second Lookouts catcher Mat Nelson singled and scored on a Justice Thompson triple. Miguel Hernandez drove him home to give the Lookouts the 2-1 advantage. The back-and-forth ... more

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