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  • Maddox Kaine DeCarlo Obituary Photo
    Maddox Kaine DeCarlo Chattanooga, Tennessee

    November 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018

    Maddox was the infant son of Stephanie Goforth and Vincent A. DeCarlo Jr. He is survived by his parents; maternal grandparents Jerry Goforth, Dayton, Tn., Jennifer Goforth, Soddy Daisy, Tn.; paternal grandparents,...


  • Patricia "Patty" Scroggins Obituary Photo
    Patricia "Patty" Scroggins, 61 Dayton, Tennessee

    March 14, 1956 - January 14, 2018

    Patty was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and a member of White Oak Baptist Church. She loved being outdoors and fishing. She was a seamstress and worked at Southern Silk Mill in Spring City. Patty was preceded in...


  • Opal May Douglas Obituary Photo
    Opal May Douglas, 93 Dayton, Tennessee

    October 28, 1924 - January 6, 2018

    Opal was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and a member of the Dayton Four Square Church. She loved gardening, boating, quilting, traveling and spending time with her grandchildren. She was active in Senior Neighbors...


  • Mary "Sunnie" Nichols Obituary Photo
    Mary "Sunnie" Nichols, 78 Graysville, Tennessee

    September 24, 1939 - December 31, 2017

    Sunnie was a longtime resident of Rhea County. She was a member of Graysville United Methodist Church. She served as treasurer and bookkeeper for the church for several years. She loved gardening, reading and spending...


  • James "Jimmy" Fred Oldham Obituary Photo
    James "Jimmy" Fred Oldham, 83 Dayton, Tennessee

    May 6, 1934 - December 31, 2017

    James was of the Church of God faith. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening, and flowers. He was employed by the Chattanooga Memorial Park Cemetery for several years, and was a coal miner. James was preceded in death by...


  • Pearl Blevins Houston Obituary Photo
    Pearl Blevins Houston, 98 Dayton, Tennessee

    March 18, 1919 - December 31, 2017

    Pearl Blevins Houston, 98, of Dayton, TN, went to be with the Lord on 12/31/2017. Funeral services will be held at Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home on 1/3/18 at 2pm with the Reverend Clyde Fitzgerald officiating....


  • Dexter Russel Evitt Obituary Photo
    Dexter Russel Evitt, 64 Evensville, Tennessee

    April 13, 1953 - December 30, 2017

    Dexter Russel Evitt rejoiced with the Lord and many loved ones on December 30, 2017. Born on April 13, 1953, he was a lifelong resident of Spring City, Tn. He enjoyed spending time with his daughters and grandkids and...


  • Frances Colbaugh Tankersley Obituary Photo
    Frances Colbaugh Tankersley, 95 Dayton, Tennessee

    January 16, 1922 - December 27, 2017

    A celebration was held in Heaven when Frances (Colbaugh) Tankersley, went home to be with her Lord, and reunite with many loved ones, on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Born January 16, 1922, she was a life-long resident...


  • James "Jimmy" Edward Wilkey Obituary Photo
    James "Jimmy" Edward Wilkey, 77 Dayton, Tennessee

    March 19, 1940 - December 27, 2017

    Jimmy was a lifetime resident of Rhea County. He served in the United States Army for 26 years. He was in Desert Storm and retired from service with a rank of Major. He was a member of New Union Baptist Church, Dayton...


  • Freddie Lee Morgan Obituary Photo
    Freddie Lee Morgan, 64 Dayton, Tennessee

    June 6, 1953 - December 25, 2017

    Freddie was a lifelong resident of Rhea Co, was a member of the Friendship Full Gospel Church, and was a retired truck driver, and was retired from the U.S. Army.He was preceded by his parents William E. and Alberta...


  • Timothy Roy Engelman Obituary Photo
    Timothy Roy Engelman, 47 Dayton, Tennessee

    March 4, 1970 - December 21, 2017

    Timothy was a resident of Rhea County and a truck driver, and was a veteran of the U.S Navy. He was preceded by his father Gregory Alan Engelman. He is survived by his mother, Charlotte McKnight, Three Rivers, Mi.;...


  • Margie Dean Stowe Obituary Photo
    Margie Dean Stowe, 94 Dayton, Tennessee

    July 26, 1923 - December 21, 2017

    Margie was a lifelong resident of Rhea County. She retired from La-Z-Boy Chair Co., and was of Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by a son Hiram Stowe and parents Arch & Lula Wilkey Fitzgerald. She is survived by...


  • Louise Elizabeth Suttles Obituary Photo
    Louise Elizabeth Suttles, 80 Dayton, Tennessee

    May 6, 1937 - December 21, 2017

    Louise is a longtime resident of Rhea County. She is the daughter of the late Ralph Taylor and Lois Marler Taylor of Dayton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 42 years Charles E. Suttles; sister Bonnie L....


  • Johnny Ray Johnson Obituary Photo
    Johnny Ray Johnson, 70

    July 6, 1947 - December 13, 2017

    Johnny was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and a member of Grace Bible Church. He loved walking, the outdoors and visiting his neighbors. He is preceded in death by his wife, Pauline Johnson; parents, Johnnie and...


  • Ruby A. DeFore Obituary Photo
    Ruby A. DeFore, 98 Dayton, Tennessee

    January 23, 1919 - December 12, 2017

    Ruby was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and a member of Cove Church of God. She was preceded in death by her parents Floyd Nichols and Addie Harvey Nichols; husband Dan DeFore; daughter Juanita DeFore and son Ricky...


  • Wyatt  James Iles McCrummen Obituary Photo
    Wyatt James Iles McCrummen Evensville, Tennessee

    November 10, 2017 - December 11, 2017

    Wyatt is survived by his parents, Katie Iles and Dylan McCrummen; sister, Jewell McCrummen; maternal grandparents, Scott and Rhonda Iles; paternal grandparents, Douglas and Melissa McCrummen; great grandparents, Oleta...


  • Charlotte Dean Sharpe Obituary Photo
    Charlotte Dean Sharpe, 68 Dayton, Tennessee

    December 10, 1948 - December 9, 2017

    Charlotte was a longtime resident of Rhea County and of the Church of God faith. She loved arts & crafts, painting and writing Christian children's books. She was a musician and she supported the Gideon Bible Program....


  • Robert Alvin Cooper Obituary Photo
    Robert Alvin Cooper, 35 Dayton, Tennessee

    January 15, 1982 - December 3, 2017

    Robert was a longtime resident of Rhea Co., and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his parents Allen and Johna Cooper, special dad William Parrott all of Dayton, Tn. Three brothers Charles (Martha) Cooper,...


  • Daniel Joe Record, Sr Obituary Photo
    Daniel Joe Record, Sr, 89 Dayton, Tennessee

    September 18, 1928 - December 2, 2017

    Daniel Joe Record passed peacefully December 2, 2017 at his home. Dan was born September 18, 1928 in Chester County, Henderson, TN. Dan was retired from the Tennessee Valley Authority. He enjoyed retirement traveling...


  • William  "Bill" Runyan Obituary Photo
    William "Bill" Runyan, 83 Dayton, Tennessee

    August 28, 1934 - November 27, 2017

    Bill was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and of Baptist faith. He retired from Suburban Manufacturing. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Gertie Runyan and brothers, Robert Ray Runyan and Charlie...


  • Charles " Chuck " Kilpatrick Obituary Photo
    Charles " Chuck " Kilpatrick, 60 Dayton, Tennessee

    July 10, 1957 - November 24, 2017

    Chuck was a longtime resident of Dayton. He was member of New Union Baptist Church and an avid fisherman. Papa was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a truck driver for over 20 years. Chuck was preceded in...


  • Debra "Debbie" Jean Dyer Obituary Photo
    Debra "Debbie" Jean Dyer, 66 Dayton, Tennessee

    May 29, 1951 - November 22, 2017

    Debbie was a longtime resident of Rhea County. She attended Spivey Memorial United Methodist Church. She worked in the Register of Deeds office for over twenty years. She was a graduate of Cedine Bible Institute and had...


    WILLIAM "BILL" THOMAS FINE, JR, 80 Sale Creek, Tennessee

    October 23, 1937 - November 21, 2017

    Bill went home to be with his Savior, Jesus on Tuesday, November 21st. He was a Deacon of Lake Drive Baptist Church in Sale Creek, where he had served for a lifetime. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Josiah...


  • Glenn John Chaple Obituary Photo
    Glenn John Chaple, 94 Dayton, Tennessee

    July 4, 1923 - November 6, 2017

    Glenn John Chaple, 94 passed away in a Chattanooga hospital on Monday, November 6, 2017. Born in Miami, Florida to the late W.F. Chaple and Julia Timm Chaple, he spent most of his life on Dayton Mountain. He was an...


  • Carl Stephon Blue Obituary Photo
    Carl Stephon Blue, 56 Soddy Daisy, Tennessee

    September 16, 1961 - November 1, 2017

    Carl was a lifelong resident of Soddy Daisy, Tn. and a member of Rhea Central Church of God, Dayton, Tn. He attended and played football for Warren Central High School and Jackson State College in Vicksburg, Miss. He...