Estill Raymond "Ray" Evans, 77, died on Friday, June 17, 2016, in a local hospital. Ray was born March 15, 1939 in Grandview, Tn. Raymond attended school in Spring City, TN and joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1957 and in the next year was stationed in Okinawa attached to the 3rd Marine Division which opened the Marine Compound at Da Nang Airbase, Vietnam. Ray traveled extensively in Southeast Asia during his time there ... (click for more)
Walter “Poppie” Cecil Croy died after his battle with lung cancer on Sunday, June 19, 2016. Walt served during the Vietnam era and retired from the Air Force after 21 years of service. He was a volunteer for the Disabled American Veterans. He loved wood carving, making walking canes, working with leather, drawing and painting gourds. His love for the outdoors had him grow beautiful flowers and a green, lavish lawn. He is survived ... (click for more)
Willena Mays Byrd, 81, of Ooltewah, died on Saturday, June 25, 2016, after a long illness. She was a lifelong resident of Apison and Ooltewah and was a member of Ooltewah Baptist Church where she had served as the church organist for over 50 years. She was retired principal from the Hamilton County School System. Mrs. Byrd was preceded in death by her husband, Walter “Buddy” Byrd; parents, Bruce and Grady Longley Mays ... (click for more)
June 28, 2016
James A. Hatfield, 85, of Ooltewah, died on Tuesday, June 27, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born Feb. 10, 1931, in Chattanooga. He served in the U.S. Navy, Submarine ... (click for more)
Barbara Louise Hoover, 65, of Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, died on Monday, June 27, 2016 in a local hospital. She attended the Gathering in Fort Oglethorpe and enjoyed shopping. She loved ... (click for more)
Irvin Nicholas Holt, 96, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, died on Saturday, June 25, 2016 in a local health care facility. He was very active, still driving at the age of 96, and he enjoyed sports. ... (click for more)
Should a Medal Of Honor Museum be built within Coolidge Park near the Theatre Centre?