Dr. Martha Williams McDonald, an early pioneer in the field of nuclear medicine and a member of one of Chattanooga’s most prominent families, died at her home on Lookout Mountain early Wednesday morning. She was 88. Martha was a delight to all who knew her and was wonderfully inquisitive about everything under the sun up until the time of her death. She was a gifted writer, a talented doctor, a computer whiz and had a deep compassion ... (click for more)
Frances Seay Wilson died peacefully at home on August 25, surrounded by her family. She was born on May 5, 1922, at Seayland Farm near Lebanon, Tn., and graduated from Peabody College with a B.S. in Home Economics and an M.A. in Elementary Education. Following graduation, Frances enlisted in the W.A.V.E.S. and attended Officers' Candidate School at Smith College while her future husband, Shields, was serving overseas as a Naval officer. ... (click for more)
John Thomas Turner died peacefully early Wednesday morning, August 27, 2014. He was a longtime resident and third generation Chattanoogan. Tom, a World War II veteran, was 90. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Turner; and his two favorite aunts, Irene Younger and Maude Younger. Also preceding Tom in death were Willa Turner and their sons, David M. Turner and Daniel C. Turner. Survivors include his ... (click for more)
August 27, 2014
Jerry L. Phillips, 68, of Ringgold, died on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at his residence following an extended illness. He was born on Sept. 20, 1945, to the late Foster and Marie Brown Phillips ... (click for more)
John Davis Goode II, 85, of Ringgold, died on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at his home. He was a retired U.S. Army veteran, and also retired of the Chattanooga Electric Power Board. ... (click for more)
Charles Card Espy, 60, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, August 23, 2014. He was born on April 22, 1954 to the late Robert “Bob” and Martha Espy. He was a lifelong ... (click for more)
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