Hatfield, Shirley Faye

Friday, July 26, 2013
Shirley Hatfield
Shirley Hatfield

Shirley Faye Hatfield, 70, of Soddy Daisy, died on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. 

She was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Norris Hatfield; sons, Michael Hatfield and his wife Mandy of Apison, Rick Hatfield and his wife Michelle of Soddy Daisy; two sisters, Betty Nye of Chattanooga, Joan Thomas of Whitwell; and grandchildren, Jillian Hatfield, John Michael Hatfield, Jack Hatfield, Emma Hatfield and Taylor Young.

A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 27, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home with Reverend Mark Flynn officiating. 

Visitation is Friday, July 26, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com

Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379. 


Prestwood, Vera Thompson

Vera Thompson Prestwood, 91, of Chattanooga, died on Friday, July 25, 2014.   She was born April 19, 1923, in Flintstone, Ga., to the late Mattie and Clifford Harris. She was raised in Dalton. Mrs. Prestwood was a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church, the Order of the Eastern Star and the East Lake Garden Club. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Don E. ... (click for more)

Folliet, Kay Boles

Kay Boles Folliett, 75, died on July 22, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. She was a native of Dayton, Tn., and lived in Hixson at the time of her death. She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Lucille Farnsworth Kyle, husbands, Jim Boles and Mark Folliett; and brother, Foster Kyle. Kay, who was a deeply spiritual person, never met a stranger. She ... (click for more)

Turner, Lillian Louise (Rock Spring)

Lillian Louise Turner, 98, of Rock Spring, Georgia, died on Friday, July 25, 2014.   She was a member of First Bible Methodist Church.  Mrs. Turner raised support for 35 orphans in Haiti on a regular basis. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Rev. Acil Turner, parents, Alonzo and Anna Wilson Searles, two brothers and five sisters. Survivors ... (click for more)

Jenkins, Martha Ashmore (Chickamauga)

Martha Ashmore Jenkins, 70, of Chickamauga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 25. She had lived most of her life in the Ringgold and Boynton areas and was a member of Saint Gerard's Catholic Church. She had worked at Mohawk Industries for more than 35 years but her true passion in life for always caring for others. She was a caregiver at heart and volunteered ... (click for more)

One Of Oldest Log Homes At University Of The South Suffers Heavy Fire Damage

The oldest log home at the University of the South at Sewanne suffered heavy damage on Friday night. Fire broke out at the historic Rebel’s Rest at approximately 11:30 p.m. Fire units arrived a short time later, but flames were shooting high in the air. Rebel's Roost was built as the family home of Major George Fairbanks a year after the close of the Civil War. The house ... (click for more)

Corker Says Congress Needs Time To Review Plan For VA Reforms

As negotiations between the Senate and the House of Representatives over legislation to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) continue,  Senator Bob Corker urged that lawmakers have the opportunity to review a complete Congressional Budget Office (CBO) score on any final conference VA bill before taking a vote. “Our veterans deserve solutions to the systemic problems ... (click for more)