WILSON FUNERAL HOMES

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Our Mission Is

To give extraordinary value to our client-families;
To provide dignified care for the deceased;
To facilitate meaningful services for the living which commemorate the lives of their loved ones;
To provide an affirming environment for our staff to achieve their professional potential;
To contribute to the betterment of our community with education and grief support.


Our Obituaries

Jewell "Judy" Lowery

December 15, 2014

Jewell "Judy" Dene Pharr Lowery, 77, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday December 15, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was a member of the Boynton United Methodist Church, a member of the Eastern Star and a former employee of the Catoosa County School System where she worked as a parapro. Judy is preceded in death by her parents, Odus and Charlotte Giddings Pharr;...
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Kathleen Stoker Phillips

November 28, 2014

Kathleen Stoker Phillips, 82, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday November 28, 2014 in Panama City Beach, Florida. A native of Ringgold, Georgia, she has lived in the Ringgold area most of her life and had lived in the Atlanta area for 26 years. She was a member of Indian Springs Church of God. She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Elizabeth Vaughn Stoker; and sister,...
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Charlotte J. Crawford Abney

November 20, 2014

Charlotte Jeanette Crawford Abney, age 73, passed away Thursday- Nov. 20, 2014 at her residence. Mrs Abney was born in Ringgold, Ga., to the late Tom and Martha Griffin Crawford. She lived most of her life in Ringgold, where she was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ringgold. She had worked at Tri-County Hospital (Hutcheson Medical Center) in the x-ray Department and had also worked as...
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Sherri A. Shull

June 7, 1966 - November 6, 2014

Sherri Anne Shull, age 48 of Ringgold, passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and attended Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church. Sherri was the owner/operator of American Rooter Plumbing for the past 13 yrs. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister who will be greatly missed. Sherri was preceded in death by her father, James Boyd. She is...
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Anita "Polly" Carter

June 24, 1956 - November 6, 2014

Anita Faye "Polly" Roberts Carter, age 58 of Rossville, passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and attended Clearview Baptist Church. Polly was employed by Dollar General Market for the past 6 yrs. She was a loving wife, mother and sister, known for her dedication to her family and work, love for the outdoors, pets and gardening. Polly was...
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Mildred Boren Goulet

November 2, 2014

Mildred Boren Goulet, 94, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday November 2, 2014. Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee to Oscar P. Boren and Tennie Gibbs Boren, she has been a resident of Rossville and Ringgold, Georgia for most of her life. Mildred was a dedicated member of Parkway Baptist for the past 39 years, where she was a member of the Esther Sunday School Class and a member of the Golden...
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Robert Howard Lowery, Sr.

October 31, 2014

Robert Howard Lowery Sr., 87, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday October 31, 2014. A native of Jasper, Alabama, he has lived in the Ringgold area for the past 37 years. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army where he served during World War II and was a former employee of Roadway Express where he worked for 31 years. He is preceded in death by his wife, Willella Basenburg Lowery; parents, Arthur...
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Thomas Ray Mulkey, Sr

October 26, 2014

Thomas Ray Mulkey Sr., 86, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Sunday October 26, 2014. A resident of the North Georgia area for most of his life, he was a retired Veteran of the U.S. Airforce where he served during the Korean War, and attended Smith Chapel United Methodist Church. He is preceded in death by his wife, Velma Dolores Denton Mulkey; son, Thomas "Tommy" Mulkey Jr.; parents,...
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Dimple Potter

June 27, 1923 - October 25, 2014

Dimple Marie Plemons Potter, age 91 of Ringgold, passed away on Saturday, October 25, 2014. She was born in Dalton to the late Bill and Ollie Plemons, and has been a resident of Ringgold for the past 80 yrs. She was a member of Ringgold First Baptist Church, taking part in several choirs, The Mary Crawford Circle, and active in the Senior Adult Group. Dimple was part of The Auxiliary...
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Jayne Walker Greeson

January 28, 1967 - October 24, 2014

Jayne Walker Greeson, 47, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday, October 24, 2014. She was born January 28, 1967 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church, enjoyed gardening, yard sales and spending time with her family; especially, her grandchildren. Survivors include her Husband; Charlie Greeson of Ringgold, Parents; Jimmy and Shirley Walker of Ringgold, Daughter...
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Arthur Leonard Brackett

October 7, 2014

Arthur Leonard Brackett, 85, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday October 7, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia Chattanooga area. A member of the Teamsters, he was a former employee of Aero Engineering where he drove a truck for 4 years, a member of the Teamsters Local #515 for over 30 years, and was a member of New Life Baptist Church in...
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Jon Brian Street

October 6, 2014

Jon Brian Street, 34, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday October 6, 2014. A native of St. Petersburg, Florida, he has lived in the North Georgia area for the past 18 years, was previously of Clearwater, Florida and attended Christ United Methodist Church. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Richard Curtis. He is survived by his wife, Rachel Westbrook Street of Ringgold, GA.;...
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Mary Ann Plott

November 11, 1942 - September 26, 2014

Mary Ann Davis Plott, age 71 of Tunnel Hill, passed away on Friday, September 26, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Catoosa Co. and was of the Baptist Faith. Mary retired from Cochran's Truck Stop after 20 yrs. and was a loving mother, grandmother and sister, who will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Plott; son, Arnold Davis; parents, John Edward and...
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Tessa Mae Robertson

September 25, 2014

Tessa Mae Robertson, infant daughter of Dean and Stephanie Goodman Robertson passed away Thursday September 25, 2014. Other survivors include; three brothers, Taylor Robertson, Bryce Robertson and Wyatt Robertson all of Ringgold, GA.; sister, Kaylie Robertson of Chattanooga, TN.; grandparents, Donna and Chris Allen of Augusta, GA., and Jim and Debbie Robertson of Chattanooga, TN.; great...
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James Michael "Mic" Jay

September 17, 2014

James Michael "Mic" Jay, 65, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Wednesday September 17, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a former employee of Volunteer Pest Control where he worked for 40 years and attended Ringgold Church of Christ. He is preceded in death by his parents, James Edward and Ruth Bowman Jay. He is survived by his son, Aaron Jay of Daytona Beach, Florida;...
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Dorothy J. Kilgore

October 7, 1926 - September 10, 2014

Dorothy J. Kilgore, age 87 of Ringgold, passed away on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. She was born to the late Jake and Mary Ruth Tuders in Marion County, but moved to the Chattanooga Area at a young age. Dorothy was a member of Valley Memorial Baptist Church and was a loving mother, grandmother and sister. Dorothy was also preceded in death by her husband, Louie Kilgore; son, Don L....
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Debbie A. Silvey

October 14, 1959 - September 10, 2014

Debbie Alexander Silvey, age 54 of Ringgold, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and a member of Ringgold First Baptist Church. Debbie retired from the Catoosa Co. Board of Education in 2013 after 13 yrs. of teaching at Tiger Creek Elementary School. She was an amazing and loving wife, mother...
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Jackie Wayne Chandler

August 24, 2014

Jackie Wayne Chandler, 69, of Rossville, Georgia passed away Sunday August 24, 2014. A native of Scottsville, Kentucky, Jackie was a resident of the Chattanooga Rossville area for the past 38 years and was formerly of Goodletsville, Tennessee. He was a former employee of Walden Security Company for 12 years and was of the Christian faith. He is preceded in death by his wife, Joan Doyle...
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Eloise Burton Self

August 23, 2014

Eloise Burton Self, 95, of Ringgold, Georgia passed from death unto life Saturday August 23, 2014. A native of Athens, Tennessee, she has lived in the Ringgold area for most of her life and was a member of East Brainerd Church of God since 1978. She is preceded in death by her husband, Watt Self; parents, Walter Lee and Nellie Lunsford Burton; four sisters and four brothers. She is...
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Mattie Webb Headrick

August 22, 2014

Mattie Lucille Webb Headrick, 89, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with her Lord and Savior Friday August 22, 2014. A resident of the North Georgia, Chattanooga area for most of her life, she was a former employee of State Farm Insurance where she worked for over 10 years and was a member of Boynton Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and VBS for many years. Mattie and her late...
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Reagan Marie Dye

August 21, 2014

Reagan Marie Dye, age 8, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday August 21, 2014 at her home. Reagan was a member of Resaca Church of God. She is preceded in death by her great grandparents, Bonnie Smith, William "Tom" Walker and Allen and Janice Risley. She is survived by her Mother and Step-father Natashia and Tony Touchstone of Ringgold, GA.; father, Dexter Dye Jr. of Calhoun, GA.;...
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Roger Dewayne Black

August 16, 2014

Roger Dewayne Black, age 63 of Ringgold, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and was of the Baptist Faith. Roger was an employee of J & J Industries for more than 10 yrs. and was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, who will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Delia Brown Black; sister, Betty Jane...
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Robert F. Bell, Sr.

January 18, 1953 - August 15, 2014

Robert Floyd Bell Sr., 61, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday, August 15, 2014. He was born January 18, 1953 to the late George and Evelyn Bell. He retired from J & J Industries and enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. He was also preceded in death by his Step-Son, Jerry Wilson. Survivors include his Wife, Mary Evelyn Bell of Ringgold, Daughter, Wendy Townsend of Dalton, Son and...
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Eva Deloris Rhodes

September 15, 1939 - August 15, 2014

Eva Deloris Hullender Rhodes, age 74 of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga Area and was of the Baptist Faith. Eva was preceded in death by her husband, Newell E. Rhodes; parents, Garnnie and Ella B. Lowery Hullender; and brother, Samuel D. Hullender. She is survived by her children, Deborah (Timothy) Wright, Rhonda Glenn,...
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Ellis "Red" Brockman

September 24, 1942 - August 14, 2014

Charles Ellis "Red" Brockman, age 71 of Ringgold, passed away, Thursday, August 14, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and a member of Peavine Baptist Church. Red was a graduate of Ringgold High School class of 1960 and retired in 2004 from Komatsu America after 16 yrs and Chattanooga Glass before that for 26 yrs. He was an avid fisherman, who spent many hours on the water. ...
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Joyce Aline Watkins Epps

August 8, 2014

Joyce Aline Watkins Epps, 80, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Friday August 8, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area she was a member of New Friendship Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Allen Epps; parents, Lloyd and Hazel Shook Watkins; three brothers, Harold, Gene and Ben Watkins and half sister, Juanita Brown. She is survived by daughter and...
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Lawrence Kevin Verges

July 14, 2014

Lawrence Kevin Verges, 57, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Monday July 14, 2014. A native of Belleville, Illinois, he has resided in the Tunnel Hill Area for the past two years, and was a former employee of Baymont Inns. He is preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Laura Verges. He is survived by his wife, Debbie Allen Verges of Tunnel Hill, GA.; four children, Tracey Wolff of...
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Billy Don Tapp

July 12, 2014

Billy Don Tapp, 58, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Saturday July 12, 2014. A native of Summerville, Georgia he has resided in the Ringgold area for the past fifteen years and was a self-employed mechanic. He is preceded in death by his son, Stacy Tapp; parents, Robert Taylor and Addie Jewel Battles Tapp; sister, Louise Tapp and four brothers, Patrick Suits, Bobby Tapp, Randy Tapp and...
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Clayton "Bart" Lamar Moreland, Sr

July 7, 2014

Clayton "Bart" Lamar Moreland Sr., 86, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday July 7, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a Veteran of the U.S. Army where he served during the Korean War. During his service time Mr. Moreland was the recipient of the Korean Service Medal, Bronze Service Star, the United Nations Service Medal and three Purple Hearts. He was a former employee...
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Edgar Plemons

January 11, 1917 - July 3, 2014

George "Edgar" Plemons, age 97 of Rome, passed away on July 3, 2014 at Pruitt Health in Rome, Ga. He was born to the late George and Emily Plemons in Catoosa Co. and was a member of New Liberty Baptist Church. Edgar served his country in the U.S. Army and was the owner/operator, with his son, of Plemons Flooring Co. for over 40 yrs. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, of 50...
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Billie Wimberly Vandiver

November 5, 1939 - July 1, 2014

Billie Merle Wimberly Vandiver, age 74 of Ringgold, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Billie was raised in Florence, AL and moved to the Ringgold Area in 1977. She attended GraceWorks Church and was an avid University of Alabama Crimson Tide Fan. Billie also enjoyed watching the Atlanta Braves and N.A.S.C.A.R. She retired from Shaw Industries in 2002 after 40 plus...
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Laura Trundle Lindsey

June 28, 2014

Laura Lee Trundle Lindsey, 89, of Ringgold, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she graduated From Ringgold High School in 1942, was a member of Woodstation United Methodist Church and a former employee of Peerless Woolen Mills. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ottis Lindsey; parents, Clarence and Winnie Phillips Trundle;...
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Janet Sue Holliefield

June 27, 2014

Janet Sue Holliefield, 56, of Ringgold, Georgia, died on Friday, June 27, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was of the Christian faith. She was preceded in death by her parents, Isie and Dollie Jane Holliefield Clark; grandparents, Abe and Vinnie Holliefield; nephew, Robbie Clark and aunt, Janet Ballard. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Amanda and Eric...
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Christian Fain Hall

June 25, 2014

Christian Fain Hall, 17, of Ringgold, Georgia died on Wednesday, June 25, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a member of Westside Missionary Baptist Church. He is survived by his mother, Missy Thomason Long, of Ringgold; grandparents, Jackie and Cynthia Thomason of Ringgold; two sisters, Samantha Thomason of Dalton, and Jacqlyn Hall of Ringgold; brother, Walter Scott III...
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Norman Graham

May 9, 1932 - June 19, 2014

Norman Thomas Graham, age 82 of Ringgold, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014. He was born in Chavies, AL to the late James Melvin and Willie Brooks Graham and was of the Baptist Faith. Norman served his country in the U.S. Air Force and was the owner/operator of Graham Trucking & Graham Southern Tours. He was also preceded in death by 3 wifes, Phoebe Coffey Graham, Peggy Sue Brown Graham...
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Mary Elizabeth Howard Flowers

June 10, 2014

Mary Elizabeth Howard Flowers, 68, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday June 10, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia Chattanooga area, she was a former employee of Republic Parking where she worked for over 10 years and was of the Christian faith. She is preceded in death by her father, Johnny Howard; two sisters, Ethel Ann Wright and Patricia Hines; and two brothers, Tommy...
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Mary Charlene Ragon Trew

June 8, 2014

Mary Charlene Ragon Trew, 79, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday June 8, 2014 at Parkside Nursing Home. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga, North Georgia area, she was a member of Woodstation United Methodist Church and a former employee of Buster Brown Hosiery Mill, Miller Brothers Department Store and J.C. Penney. She is preceded in death by her parents, Harvey Henegar and Lois...
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Audrey Yvonne Richmond Gordy

June 4, 2014

Audrey Yvonne Richmond Gordy, 74, of Calhoun, Georgia passed away Wednesday June 4, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was a former employee of J&J Industries where she worked for 10 years and was a member of McFarland Hill Baptist Church in Dalton, Georgia. She is preceded in death by her husband, Otis Monroe Gordy; parents, William Henry and Maude Mae Hackney...
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Robert "Bobby" Gordy, Jr.

June 1, 2014

Robert "Bobby" Lee Gordy Jr., 66, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday June 1, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, he was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force where he served during the Vietnam War, served 18 years in the U.S. Naval Reserve and was retired from TVA where he worked for over 40 years. Bobby was a member of the Ringgold United Methodist Church where he was active...
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Stanley Delayne White

May 28, 2014

Stanley Delayne White, 60, a native of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Wednesday, May 28, 2014. He was a member of New Friendship Baptist Church and a 29 year employee of Covenant Transport. Stanley enjoyed golf, hunting and playing various stringed instruments. He was preceded in death by his Mother, Betty Jean Carter White. Survivors include his Wife, Glenda Joyce White, Father, Mel White,...
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Jimmy Glenn Wilson, Jr.

May 27, 2014

J. Glenn Wilson, Jr., age 45 of Ringgold, passed away on May 27, 2014. He has been a resident of the Chattanooga area since 2005 and attended Brainerd United Methodist Church. Glenn was a 1987 graduate of Bridgeport High School of Bridgeport, Alabama and earned a Bachelors Degree in May 1993as well as a Masters Degree in August 1995 at Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama. He...
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Carl "Eddie" Fincher

May 27, 2014

Carl "Eddie" Edgar Fincher, 66, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday May 27, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, he was a Veteran of the U.S. Army where he served during the Vietnam War, was a former employee of Norfolk Southern Railway where he worked for 36 years and was a member of Catoosa Baptist Tabernacle. He is preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Mamie...
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Benjamin Alford Watkins

June 6, 1944 - May 24, 2014

Benjamin Alford Watkins, 69, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014. He was born in Ringgold to the late Lloyd and Hazel Watkins on June 6, 1944, was of the Baptist faith, a longtime employee of both Sweetwater and Salem Carpet. He loved his family more than anything. He was also preceded in death by his Brothers, Harold and Gene Watkins, Half Sister, Juanita Brown. ...
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William F. Lynn

October 5, 1932 - May 22, 2014

William F. Lynn, 81, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014. William served his country in the U.S. Army serving two years in Korea. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and being outdoors. He is preceded in death by his Parents, George and Tempie Lynn, Brothers, George and Charles Lynn, Sisters, Marie Grayson and Mary Alice Weeks, Step-Son, Truman Pritchett. William is survived...
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Paul Stephen Tipton, Sr

May 8, 2014

Paul Stephen Tipton Sr., 53, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday May 8, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, he was an employee of Shaw Industries for 34 years and was a member of Post Oak Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Elizabeth "Tootsie" Wilson Tipton and infant sister, Juana Serena Tipton. He is survived by former wife, Angela Long...
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Joyce Forgey-Crane

May 6, 2014

Joyce Green Forgey Crane 84, died on May 6th 2014 at the home of her son in Fort Oglethorpe Georgia after a lengthy battle with cancer. Joyce was a native of Chattanooga/North Georgia where she lived for 50 years. She also lived in the Columbia Tennessee area for almost 30 years moving back to Rossville Georgia 5 year ago. From her birth to her death she nourished the people around her with love....
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Joseph Burton Johnson, Jr

May 4, 2014

Joseph Burton Johnson, Jr., 92, of Ringgold, Georgia died peacefully Sunday morning May 4, 2014. Born April 11, 1922 in Sewanee, Tennessee, he moved to Chattanooga at the age of ten, served as an altar boy at Christ Episcopal Church and attended City High School. Joe became an Eagle Scout under the leadership of Ellsworth Brown. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Amy where he served in the Philippines...
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Louise Glover Shirley

May 2, 2014

Louise Glover Shirley, 94, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday May 2, 2014 at her residence. A native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, she has lived in the Ringgold area for the past 76 years. Louise was a member of the Boynton Baptist Church and a member of the Eastern Star. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Shirley Sr.; parents, Frank and Minnie Lowe Glover; sisters, Bertie Johns,...
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Sarah V. Gordy

May 4, 1955 - April 30, 2014

Sarah Virgie Gordy, age 58 of Ringgold, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and was of the Christian Faith. Sarah was joy and delight for all that knew her. Sarah was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Johnnie Ruth Brown Gordy; sister, Cornelia Gordy; and brother, Will Gordy. She is survived by her sister Mary...
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Rachel McBrayer Newman

September 3, 1923 - April 29, 2014

Rachel McBrayer Newman, 90, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at her home. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was a member of the Ringgold United Methodist Church. Rachel was a member of the church quilters group and was a talented seamstress. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Newman Sr.; parents, James William and Ollie Miller McBrayer, and...
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Michael Wayne Bradley

April 24, 2014

Michael Wayne Bradley, 29, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Thursday April 24, 2014 at his residence. A resident of the Tunnel Hill area for the past 2 years, he was formerly of Kennesaw, Georgia. He was a former employee of D&S Graphic Services and was of the Christian faith. He is survived by his mother and step-father, Sandra and David Neuenschwander of Tunnel Hill, GA.; father and step...
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Michael Wayne Bradley

April 24, 2014

Michael Wayne Bradley, 29 of Tunnel Hill, GA passed away Thursday April 24, 2014 surrounded by his family at his residence. In honor of Michael's wishes, a memorial service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold GA
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Hubert Lee Hawkins

April 23, 2014

Hubert Lee Hawkins, 81, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia went home to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, April 23, 2014. A native of Rising Fawn, Georgia, he has lived in the Catoosa County area for more than 65 years. He was a retired employee of Standard Coosa Thatcher where he worked for more than 30 years and was a member of Pine Hill Baptist Church where he formerly served as Deacon. He is...
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Antonio "Tony" Bruschi

April 21, 2014

Antonio "Tony" Bruschi, 92, of Ringgold, Georgia, died on Monday, April 21, 2014, at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Mildred Mitchell Bruschi of Ringgold; three children, Anthony Bruschi (Sharon) of Ringgold, Philip Bruschi (Barbara) of Hampstead, N.C., and Regina Reilly (John) of Mercerville, N.J. Funeral services will be held later by Peppler Funeral Home in Allentown, N.J. ...
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Jessica LeeAnn Lynn

April 16, 2014

Jessica LeeAnn Lynn, 26, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Wednesday April 16, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her grandmother, Barbara Taylor and grandfather, Charles Lynn. She is survived by her father and step-mother, William Lee and Jan Lynn of Ringgold, GA.; mother and step-father, Ruth and Travis Barnes of Dalton,...
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Mary Alma Frye

April 13, 2014

Mary Alma Frye, 85, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday April 13, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was a member of the Battlefield Parkway Church of the Nazarene. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Frye; parents, Edgar and Effie Richmond Graham; five sisters, Marie Dean, JoAnn Dunning, Doris Smith, Frances Vincent and...
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Ronnie David Steele

April 9, 2014

Ronnie David Steele, 61, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Wednesday April 9, 2014. Born in Sewanee, Tennessee, he has lived in the North Georgia area for the past 40 years, he was a member of the Ft. Oglethorpe Church of Christ, was an employee of CVS for 38 years where he last served as store manager in Ringgold and was a former member of River City Corvette Club. He is preceded in death by his...
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Jerry Winford Lunsford

March 30, 2014

Jerry Winford Lunsford, 64, of Crandall, Georgia passed away Sunday March 30, 2014 at his home. A native of Ringgold, Georgia, he has lived in the Crandall area for the past 36 years and was a self-employed master carpenter / construction builder all of his life. He is preceded in death by his father Winford Lunsford; sister, Cynthia Louise Lunsford and brother, Donnie Lunsford. He is survived by...
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James Benny Tucker

March 19, 2014

James Benny Tucker, 73, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Wednesday March 19, 2014. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, he was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, a self-employed painter for over 40 years and was of the Methodist faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, James "J.E." and Lula Mae Pack Tucker; twin brother, Samuel B. Tucker and two sisters, Dorothy Thomasson and Sue...
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Eva Eloise Harris

March 19, 2014

Eva Eloise Harris, 85of Ringgold, Georgia departed this life Wednesday, March 19, 2014. She was born in Moultrie, Georgia to the late Jesse Bennett & Collie Long. Eva attended Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Ringgold. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Albert Lee Harris, children, Jan, Tony, and Donnie Harris, grandchildren, Sherry Michelle Harris, Mathew Catrell and Tracey...
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Mary Lucille Elliott Williams

March 18, 2014

Mary Lucille Elliott Williams, 96, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Tuesday March 18, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Tunnel Hill area, she was of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her husband, F.M. "Murphy" Williams and parents, Festus and Nellie Staten Elliott. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Suzanne Williams of Ringgold, GA.; two sisters, Cathleen...
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Virgil Walter Oldham, Jr.

March 13, 2014

Virgil Walter Oldham Jr., 67, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with his Lord, Thursday March 13, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Chattanooga North Georgia area he was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, was a former employee of U.S. Pipe and Foundry where he worked as an Industrial Environmentalist and was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon. He is preceded in death by...
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Brylee Shae Teal

March 5, 2014

Brylee Shae Teal, 4, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia, died on Wednesday March 5, 2014. Brylee was the daughter of Steven Heath Teal and Jessica Shae Ammons of Tunnel Hill. She was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandparents, Wayne and Merrill Ammons; paternal great-grandfathers, Jim Fauscette and Steve Sam Teal Sr., and special cousin, Buddy Orr, her buddiest of all buddies. Survivors...
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Frona Bobbye Blankenship

April 29, 1941 - March 2, 2014

Frona "Bobbye" Marie Baxter Blankenship, age 72 passed away on Sunday, March 02, 2014. She was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and was of the Christian Faith. Bobbye was a graduate of Ringgold High School class of 1959. She enjoyed visiting new places and was an avid book reader with a thirst for learning. Bobbye also enjoyed painting and researching history and the arts. She was a loving...
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George H. Manuel

February 28, 2014

George Henry Manuel, 77 of Ringgold, Georgia departed this life Friday, February 28, 2014 at his home. He was born in Roane County, Tennessee to the late Huel Alvie & Ida Belle Manuel. George served in the United States Army during the Korean War and later retired from Shaw Industries as a Plant Supervisor. He was also preceded in death by his 2 brothers, 3 sisters, and 2 grandchildren. ...
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Jerry Richard Johnson

February 5, 2014

Jerry Richard Johnson, 72, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Wednesday February 5, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Catoosa County area, he was a former employee of Shaw Industries where he worked for 22 years and was of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by his wife, Sarah June Johnson; parents, Joe Melvin and Emma Irene Collins Johnson; two sisters, Joyce Elrod and Johnnie Ruth...
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Bobby D. Martin

February 4, 2014

Bobby David Martin, 67 of Ringgold, Georgia departed this life Tuesday, February 04, 2014. He was born in Ringgold to the late Lee & Hazel Martin. Survivors include his children, Kathy Gilbert of Rocky Face, David Martin, Lee Martin both of Ringgold, sister, Lucille Thompson of Florida, grandchildren, Amber Cummings, Rebecca Gilbert, Robert Whiddon, Phillip Whiddon, Eric Culpepper, great...
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Connie Lynn Dills

February 3, 2014

Connie Lynn Conway Dills, 60, of LaFayette, Georgia passed away Monday February 3, 2014. A resident of the North Georgia area for most of her life, she was a member of Memorial Baptist Tabernacle. She is preceded in death by her father Harold Conaway. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Dills of LaFayette, GA.; mother, Betty Prescott Espy of Flintstone, GA.; three children, Karrie Elliott ...
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Robin Sponberger

February 1, 2014

Robin Marie Phillips Sponberger, 56 of Ringgold, Georgia departed this life Saturday, February 01, 2014 at her home. She was a Probation Officer with the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice for 13 years and was of the Baptist Faith. She was preceded in death by her mother, Annie Moore Phillips and sister-in-law, Linda (Mike) Phillips. Survivors include her husband of 35 years, John W. ...
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Charles Eugene Phipps

January 26, 2014

Charles Eugene Phipps, 76, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday January 26, 2014. A resident of the North Georgia Chattanooga area for the past 15 years, he was a former resident of Morehead City, North Carolina. He was a retired Veteran of the U.S. Marines, former Chief of Police in Morehead City, North Carolina, a former Charter Boat Captain in Morehead City, North Carolina, a former driver...
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Carlos Lee Brock

September 8, 1944 - January 18, 2014

Carlos Lee Brock, age 69 of Ringgold, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 18, 2014. He was born in Pikeville, TN to the late Lester C. and Opal Jeanette Higgenbottom Brock. Carlos has lived most of his life in North Georgia and was the Assistant Pastor of the Everlasting Covenant Church of God. He was also a lifelong dairy farmer and construction worker, who had worked for Doyle...
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James "Jimmy" Davis

January 16, 2014

James "Jimmy" Franklin Davis, 60, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday January 16, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a former employee of SeaBoard Farms where he worked for 20 years and was of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, John Edward and Audrey Lee Hullender Davis; sister, Linda Louise Davis and brother, Arnold Edward Davis. Jimmy is...
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Sherman Farris Adair, Sr.

January 6, 2014

Sherman Farris Adair Sr., 83, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday January 6, 2014. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, a veteran of the U.S. Army where he served during the Korean War, and a former employee of Chemical Leman where he worked for 15 years as a diesel mechanic. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Barbara Jean Adair; son,...
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William "Bill" James Lackhouse

December 25, 2013

William "Bill" James Lackhouse, 66, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia passed away Wednesday December 25, 2013. A resident of the North Georgia area for over 30 years, he was formerly of Calumet City, Illinois. Bill was a retired employee of Shaw Industries where he worked as an electrician, loved cars and going to the drag strip and had a sense of humor that made everyone laugh when they met him. He is...
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Stephen "Cliff" Clifford Land

December 18, 2013

Stephen "Cliff" Clifford Land, 42, of Riceville, Tennessee passed away Wednesday December 18, 2013. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold, Chattanooga area, Cliff was self-employed for 10 years as a painter and faux finisher and was a member of Nellie Head Memorial Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, James "Red" and Betty "Honey" Land and step brother, Josh Moses. He is...
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Loretta Ann Green Nelms

December 10, 2013

Loretta Ann Green Nelms, 67, of Rock Spring, Georgia passed away Tuesday December 10, 2013. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, she was a Bus Driver for the Catoosa County Board of Education for over 30 years, a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church and the Catoosa County Saddle Club. She is preceded in death by her grandson, Joshua Tanner Jones and parents, Willie Huron and Pauline...
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John Henry Tippins, Jr

December 10, 2013

John Henry Tippins, Jr. known by friends and family as Johnny Tippins, 83, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on December 10, 2013. He was born in Gadsden, Alabama to the late John Henry Tippins, Sr and Thelma King Tippins. He was an Eagle Scout, a lifeguard and an accomplished athlete before entering college. Johnny attended college at Athens College in Athens, Alabama before...
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Guido Andre Taelman

December 9, 2013

Guido Andre Taelman, 64, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday December 9, 2013 at his residence. A native of Gent, Belgium, he has lived in the Dalton and Ringgold, Georgia areas for the past 18 years, was an employee of Mohawk Industries where he has worked for 17 years as an engineer and Technical Consultant and was of the Catholic faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, Gerard...
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Barbara Ann Zik Churney

December 8, 2013

Barbara Ann Zik Churney, 74, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday December 8, 2013. A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Barbara has lived in the Ringgold area for the past 6 years and was formerly of Conyers, Georgia. She is preceded in death by her parents, Philip Eugene and Helen Ann Kaczmarek Zik. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Frank Churney of Ringgold, Georgia; five children,...
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Terry S. Wilson

December 6, 2013

Terry Stephen Wilson, 58 of Ringgold, Georgia departed this life Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. He was born in Cleveland, Tennessee to the late Allie Andrew & Nancy Wilson. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Gene Wilson. Survivors include his wife of 10 years, Anita Wilson of Ringgold, children, Michael (Heidi) Wilson of Dalton, Stephen (Jaclyn) Wilson of Cohutta, Patrick Wilson of...
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Annie Mae Lewis Howard

June 18, 1934 - November 24, 2013

Annie Mae Lewis Howard, 79, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday November 24, 2013. A resident of the Ringgold area for the past 41 years, she was a former employee of Edgewood Chenille and was of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Rachel Yancy; parents, Frank and Ovie Lance Lewis; and two sisters, Gladys Lewis and Lucille Morrow. She is survived by her husband,...
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Betty Jane Plott

November 22, 2013

Betty Jean Davis Plott, 78 of Tunnel Hill, Georgia departed this life Friday, November 22, 2013. She was a lifelong resident of Tunnel Hill (Keith) area, a former employee of Soft Goods of Tunnel Hill, a beloved mother, and she was of the Baptist Faith. She was cared for and loved by her children and Hospice of Chattanooga. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny B. Davis, Martha ...
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Farris Lansford

November 22, 2013

Farris "Doc" Lansford, age 96, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away November 22, 2013. He had lived in the Chattanooga, Ringgold area all his life. He was preceded in death by parents, H. Clint and Lindy Norman Lansford of Catoosa County; first wife of 51 years, Thelma Cordell Lansford and second wife, Nancianna Gans Lansford; sisters, Bernice Holcomb, husband Lawrence; Francis Carlock, husband...
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Charles "Sonny" Barber

November 21, 2013

Charles "Sonny" A. Barber, 75, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday November 21, 2013. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area, he was a former employee of Shaw Industries where he retired after 26 years and was a member of Parkway Baptist Temple in Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Darling Barber; parents, Thomas and Tula Barbee Barber; sisters,...
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Rubye K. Tate

November 24, 1932 - November 18, 2013

Rubye Kittle Magill Tate, age 80, of Ringgold, passed away on Monday, November 18, 2013. She was a lifelong resident of Ringgold and was a member of Popular Springs Baptist Church. Rubye was also a member of The C.C.C. for over 35 yrs. She was a kind hearted, loving mother, grandmother and sister, who will be missed daily. Rubye was preceded in death by her husbands, James Harold Magill...
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Betty Jean Mead Rhodes

November 14, 2013

Betty Jean Mead Rhodes, 67, of LaFayette, Georgia passed away Thursday November 14, 2013 at Heritage Healthcare in LaFayette, Georgia. A lifelong resident of the North Georgia area she was of the Baptist faith. Betty is preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Rhodes and parents, Gordon Lee and Frances Louise Brown Mead. She is survived by her daughter, Lillie Rhodes Bradley (James) of Ooltewah...
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Martha Faye Toomey Swann

November 11, 2013

Martha Faye Toomey Swann, 72 of Rossville, Georgia departed this life Monday, November 11, 2013. She was born in Charleston, Tennessee to the late Charles and Bersie Lones Toomey. Martha served in the United States Army and was of the Baptist Faith. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy Swann, sister, Floetta "Betty" Newman. Survivors include her children, Toni Burkhart, Tonya...
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Anna Mae Helmes Foster

November 11, 2013

Anna Mae Kelsey Helmes Foster, 79, of Ft. Payne, Alabama passed away Monday November 11, 2013. A resident of the Ft. Payne area for the past 27 years, she formerly lived in the Ringgold area for 15 years. Anna was owner and operator of A&J Socks for 3 years, a former Volunteer of the American Red Cross, and the Dekalb Regional Medical Center and was of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death...
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Ola Pearl Marsh Buckalew

November 7, 2013

Ola Pearl Marsh Butts Buckalew, 89, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday November 7, 2013 at her residence. A resident of the Ringgold area for the past 24 years, she attended Ringgold First Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Lee Buckalew; parents, Claude and Bell Thames Marsh; daughter, Barbara Ann Sewell and son, Billy Butts. She is survived by four children,...
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William "Gene" Yates

October 29, 2013

William Eugene "Gene" Yates, 86, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Tuesday October 29, 2013. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a member of the Ringgold United Methodist Church for almost 67 years and was a retired employee of the CSX Railroad where he worked for 45 years as an agent/operator and dispatcher. Gene was a member of the Quitman Masonic Lodge #106, Scottish Rite and...
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Ashley Michelle Brogdon

October 25, 2013

Ashley Michelle Brogdon, 26, of Rossville, Georgia passed away Friday October 25, 2013. She was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area. Ashley is preceded in death by her mother, Sheryl "Sherry" Hundley Brogdon. She is survived by her husband, Jeremy Gordon Poteet of Rossville, GA.; father, Randall Brogdon of Ringgold, GA., grandmother, Nancy Brogdon of Ringgold, GA.; grandparents,...
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Ashley Michelle Poteet Brogdon

October 25, 2013

Ashley Michelle Poteet Brogdon, 25, passed away Friday October 25, 2013 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Arrangements are incomplete & will be announced by the Ringgold Chapel of Wilson Funeral Homes.
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Larry E. Cavin

October 18, 2013

Larry Eugene Cavin, 64 of Ringgold, GA passed away Friday Oct. 18, 2013 at his residence. Funeral Services will be held Sunday at 2pm in the Wallis-Stewart Chapel. The family will receive friends Saturday from 5-9 pm at the Funeral Home. Wilson Funeral Homes-Ringgold Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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Geneva Carter

October 17, 2013

Ms. Geneva Carter of Ringgold, GA passed away Thursday Oct. 17, 2013 at her residence. A graveside service will be held Sat at 2pm at Catoosa Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday from 11am-1:30 pm at the Funeral Home. Wilson Funeral Homes-Ringgold Chapel in charge of arrangements.
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Frank Clifford Shaver

September 30, 2013

Frank Clifford Shaver, 77, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday September 30, 2013. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Frank was a former employee of the Catoosa County School System where he worked for 13 years and was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, Edgar Lee and Blanche Beatrice Arwood Shaver; son,...
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Larry Feagan

February 28, 1947 - September 23, 2013

Larry Junior Feagan, 66, of Dalton, Georgia passed away Monday, September 23, 2013. He was born February 28, 1947 to the late Simmie Robert and Mary Katherine Bagget Feagans in Dalton. He was of the Baptist faith, a self-employed truck driver and mechanic and he enjoyed football. He was also preceded in death by his Brothers, Clarence Dewayne and Marvin Terry Feagans. Survivors include his...
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William "Bill" Watson

September 22, 2013

William "Bill" Murray Watson, 65, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday September 22, 2013 at his residence. A resident of the Chattanooga, North Georgia area most of his life, he lived a few years in Box Springs, Georgia. Bill was a Veteran of the U.S. Army where he served two tours in Germany and one tour in Vietnam, a former driver for U.S. Express where he worked for 12 years, and was of...
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Lee Otis Williams

May 11, 1927 - September 11, 2013

Mr. Lee Otis "Buck" Williams, 86, of Ringgold died Wednesday, September 11, 2013. He was born May 11, 1927 in Ringgold, a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, a U.S. Army Veteran serving in World War II and in Korea. Mr. Williams was honorably discharged, worked and maintained his small farm and retired from the carpet industry. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Mr. H.H. "Herbert" and...
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Ellie Christene Peters Pitts

September 9, 2013

Ellie Christene Peters Pitts, 98, of Ringgold, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Monday September 9, 2013. She was at home surrounded by family. She departed this world as gracefully as she lived her life. She has been and forever will be a beautiful example of God's love. Her happiness came from giving to others. She will be greatly missed and endlessly loved. She was the daughter of the late...
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Andrew "Jack" Kittle, Sr.

August 26, 2013

Andrew "Jack" Jackson Kittle, 78, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Monday August 26, 2013 at his residence. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, Jack was a retired Veteran of the U.S. Army where he served as a U.S. Airborne Ranger Instructor, serving in the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He was a retired employee of Whealand Foundary where he worked for 23 years, a member of the U.S. Army...
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