Hall, Rosey Bell

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Rosey Bell Hall, 92, passed away January 11, 2017, at her residence. 

She was preceded in death by her children, Billy Robinson, Wanda Christian and Dale Hall.

Survivors include her children, Merry Nell Moses, Barbara Robinson, Janet Hall Cartwright, Roger and Robert Hall and Dean (Belinda) Hall, all of Chattanooga; one brother, Joe Hardy of Cincinnati, OH; a host of grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, in the chapel. Interment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens.

The body will lie in state from 9 a.m. until the time of service at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodd Ave., 622-9995.


Freeman, Nor'Zarrius Dayveon

Nor’Zarrius Dayveon Freeman, 5, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 in a local hospital.     He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Alvertus and Marie Jennings, John Martin, and Walter Freeman.  Survivors include his parents, Norman Freeman, Sr. and Racquel Brown; grandparents, George Brown, Denise (Terry) Washington, Norman ... (click for more)

Clay, Archie, Sr.

Archie Clay, Sr., of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2017 in the Hospice Care Center.   He was preceded in death by his parents, Emmit and Sedalia Clay; eleven siblings; a devoted nephew; and stepdaughter, Cynthia Scott.  Survivors include his wife, Gilda Clay; children, Melissa (Gregory) Parker, Bonita (Kenneth) Hopkins, Tanga Richie, Archie Clay, ... (click for more)

Cole, Jennifer Maxine (Summerville)

Jennifer Maxine Cole, 74, of Summerville, Georgia, died on Monday, March 27, 2017, at Redmond Regional Medical Center. Miss Cole was born August 27, 1942, in LaFayette, Ga., daughter of the late Woodrow Lewis and Dorothy Ballinger Cole.  She attended the Redemption Worship Center, and prior to her retirement, was employed with E.T. Barwick.  In addition to her parents, ... (click for more)

Reed, Avis Bell (Dunlap)

Avis Bell Reed, 63, of Dunlap, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017, at Memorial Health Care System. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alis and Alberta Johns; brother, Frankie Johns; sister, Cleta Price.   She is survived by her husband, Wade Reed; three daughters, Cynthia Smead, Brieanna Smead and Jahala Sanders, all of Dunlap; 13 grandchildren; ... (click for more)

Police Shoot And Kill Sheriff's Office Employee After Disorder At Brainerd Home; 2 Off-Duty City Officers Were At Scene Of Altercation Where Shot Was Fired

Chattanooga Police responded to an altercation at a house in Brainerd early Wednesday morning and wound up shooting and killing an armed man, who is an employee of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. Police said two off-duty Chattanooga Police officers were at the scene of the disorder in the 300 block of Shawnee Trail. A shot was fired before officers arrived at 1:26 a.m. ... (click for more)

Man Seriously Injured in Apartment Fire On Hickory Valley Road

A Chattanooga man was seriously injured in an apartment fire Tuesday  night . The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm around  7:15 p.m.  and responded to Evergreen Apartments at 1507 Hickory Valley Road with six fire companies. Captain Terri Roshell with Quint 8 said light smoke was showing from the two-story apartment building when her fire ... (click for more)