Lowrance, Billy Ray (Chickamauga)

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Billy Ray Lowrance, 54, of Chickamauga, died on Tuesday, February 10, 2009.

Billy was an avid musician and member of the Millwee Hollow Band and was well-known in the Chattanooga area.

Survivors include his daughters, Sondra Pelham, Tonya Nabors, both of Rossville, Jennifer Lowrance of Nashville; parents, Charles and Frances (Anderson) Lowrance of Chickamauga; brothers, Charles D., Allen, Jimmy, and Eddie Lowrance; sisters, Patty Ligon, Sandy Lowrance, grandchildren, Mitchell, Chandler, Raylee Nabors, and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be held on 2 p.m. on Friday, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Chickamauga City Cemetery.

His family will receive friends after 3 p.m. on Thursday, and prior to the service Friday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Heart Association.

Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.


Carter, Alvin Duane (Dalton)

Alvin Duane Carter, 83, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Friday, July 31, 2015 at Ridgewood Manor Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton.  (click for more)

Ledford, Jimmy Bruce (Cleveland)

Jimmy Bruce Ledford, 70, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015 at his home. He was born in Murphy, NC and resided in Cleveland, TN for many years before moving to Dalton, GA where he was employed with World Carpet.   He was preceded in death by his wife, Brenda Ledford; father and mother, Willie Sr. & Rhoda Ledford; and one brother, Robert Edward ... (click for more)

Charles “Len” Hawkins

Charles “Len” Hawkins, 53, of Signal Mountain, died on Saturday, August 1, 2015. Len was employed with Chattanooga Group for 28 years, and was a volunteer for the Walden Ridge Emergency Service for 35 years. He was an avid outdoorsman especially hunting and fishing. He also, had hobbies dealing with antiques and collectables. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles ... (click for more)

Denson Burnum Broadfoot

Denson Burnum Broadfoot, 90,  of Chattanooga, died on Friday, July 31, 2015 in a local health care facility.   He was born May 29, 1925 in Florence, Al., to the late Hollis Lee and Bertha Mae Broadfoot. Mr. Broadfoot was a 1950 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and was an avid golfer and Tennessee Vols Fan. He served in the United ... (click for more)

Michael Futrell, 38, Shot By Corey Mullinax, 25, In Cleveland

Michael Futrell, 38, was shot by Corey Mullinax, 25, Saturday night in Cleveland. At approximately  9:15 p.m. , the shooting occurred at Forest Grove Apartments at 2350 Blackburn Road SE. According to multiple witness statements, the victim, Mr. Futrell walked over to the vehicle of Mullinax, where the two were speaking. The suspect then shot the victim in the torso. ... (click for more)

Teenager Shot In Drive-By Shooting On West 38th Street

Javier Lansden, 18, was shot early Sunday morning on West 38th Street. At approximately  2:47 a.m.,  the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 264 Water Street for a person shot.  Officers found that the shooting occurred at 263 West 38 th  Street.  The victim stated he was sitting on his bicycle at 263 West 38 th  Street, when a dark-colored ... (click for more)