Puckett, Erma (Dalton)

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Erma Puckett, 88, of Dalton, Georgia, died on Thursday, August 1, 2013 at Wood Dale Health Care Facility.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Puckett; parents, James Houston and Mattie Hammontree Owens; brothers, J.L. and Paul Owens; sister, Opal Puckett.

She was a member of Grove Level Baptist Church and also of the Whitfield County Homemakers Club, Board of Directors of The North GA Fair Association and was a Volunteer at Hamilton Medical Center for 25 years. 

She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Jan and John Allen of Twin Falls, ID, Martha and Rick Jackson of Chatsworth; son and daughter-in-law, Jackie and Debbie Puckett of Dalton; sister, Sara Lowery of Rocky Face; brother, Billy Owens of Calhoun; grandchildren, Leigh Ann Hildebrand and Jay Hildebrand, April Ryan and Chris Jackson; great-grandchildren, Roan Hildebrand-Chupp, Genevieve Hildebrand-Chupp, Sophie Jackson, Caleb and Anna Grace Ryan and Ian Hildebrand; several nieces and nephews also survive. 

A very special thanks to the staff of Royal Oaks and Wood Dale Health Care Centers.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, Aug. 5, at 3 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Reverend William Walker officiating. Burial will be at Whitfield Memorial Gardens. 

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, Aug. 5, from noon until the service hour at 3 pm. 

Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton, Ga. is in charge of funeral arrangements. 


Fox, Howard Franklin Sr. (Cleveland)

Howard Franklin Fox Sr., 80, of Cleveland, TN, died on Friday, July 25, 2014 surrounded by his family.  Howard was born in Polk County on August 9, 1933 to the late Jack and Ruby Fox. He was an honorable discharge veteran of the United States Navy after faithfully serving his country. Howard was of the Baptist faith. He worked thirty seven plus years for Magic Chef. Howard ... (click for more)

Sylvester, Philip C. (Dayton)

Philip C. Sylvester, 63, of Dayton, TN, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the family residence.   He was formerly of Kenosha, WI.  He was a member of Concord Union Church in Evensville, TN.  He was a veteran of the United States Air Force serving in the Vietnam War.  He greatly loved his family and also hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death ... (click for more)

Charles "Charly" Milton Endsley

Charles "Charly" Milton Endsley, 61, of Hixson, died on Friday, July 25, 2014.  Born on Dec. 22, 1952, in St. Joseph, Mo., Charly was a loving husband, father of three beautiful daughters and proud Papa of 11 grandchildren.  He graduated from the University of Missouri at Rolla with his Bachelor's of science in 1975 and with his master's of science in 1976, ... (click for more)

Robert Edwin Worley, Jr.

Robert Edwin Worley, Jr. 61, of East Ridge, died peacefully at home on Saturday, July 26, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Worley was preceded in death by his parents Robert E. Worley, Sr. and Helen K. Worley, both of East Ridge. He was a 1971 graduate of East Ridge High School and attended UTC. He was an Army veteran, serving in the Old Guard during the Vietnam ... (click for more)

Harr Outlines $40 Million Plan For Chattanooga Light Rail System

Outgoing Chamber of Commerce President Ron Harr on Monday outlined a $40 million plan for a Chattanooga light rail system that would serve not only downtown, but also the Airport and the Enterprise South Industrial Park. In a speech to the Chattanooga Engineers Club, Mr. Harr said most cities looking at such an ambitious plan "would be facing costs of over a billion dollars." ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Choo Choo Adding Clubs, Restaurants In $7 Million Renovation

The historic Chattanooga Choo Choo is adding clubs and restaurants in a $7 million renovation, it was announced in front of the South Market Street landmark on Monday morning. The Comedy Catch will be moving from its longtime home in Brainerd and there will be a new 500-person music venue that will be in addition to Track 29. The new venue, managed by Track 29, will feature a ... (click for more)