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|Vernor "Verna" Upchurch - May 1, 2016|
Verna was a resident of Rhea County for most of her life. She is preceded in death by: parents, Arthur "Crocky" and Velma Young; daughter, Rebecca Newton and several grandchildren. She is survived by: husband, Daniel Upchurch of Dayton, Tennessee; children, Sandra (Bruce) Mutter, Dewayne Newton, Brandy Corder, Ronald (Melissa) Lawson, Jerry (Liz) Lawson and Mary Jones all of Dayton; thirteen grandchildren and various special loved ones.
|Almeda Pearl Rigsby Colvin - April 26, 2016|
Almeda was a member of Walden's Ridge Baptist Church in Dayton. She is preceded in death by: parents, W.W. and Laura Marler Rigsby; first husband, W.L. Colvin Jr.; brothers, Tom, Bernard and Conrad Rigsby; sisters, Rema Skillern and Billie Jackson. She is survived by: husband, William M. Colvin of Hixson, Tennessee; seven children, LeRoy Colvin of Douglas, Arizona, Alice (Ken) Hurley of Chandler, Arizona, Mary (Don) Holmes and Frank Colvin both...
|Johnny "Hoss" Locke - April 25, 2016|
Johnny was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and of the Baptist faith. He loved motorcycles, hunting and country music. He is preceded in death by: aunt, Telissa Stines; grandmother, Gumercinda Vasquez; uncle, Johnny Locke and close friend, Brooks. He is survived by: parents, Debra Ramirez and Floriberto Vasquez of Spring City, Tennessee; father, Freddie Locke of Spring City; siblings, Chelcse Clark of Evensville, Tennessee, Marissa Shanea...
|Ronnie Mooneyhan - April 25, 2016|
Ronnie was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and owner of Ron's Appliance Repair. He is preceded in death by: father, Dennis Mooneyhan; brother, Scott Mooneyhan; step-brothers, Winfred Cline Seals and Rickey Seals. He is survived by: mother, Kathleen (Winfred) Seals of Spring City, Tennessee; nieces, Tiffany and Cathy Mooneyhan of Dayton, Tennessee; step-sister, Sherry Campbell of Pikeville, Tennessee.
|SHIRLEY M. EVERETT - April 22, 2016|
SHIRLEY WAS A LONGTIME RESIDENT OF DAYTON, WAS RETIRED AFTER 32 YEARS AT KAYSER-ROTH. SHIRLEY WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HER PARENTS, JOHN AND DELLA R. KINTIGH TITUS. SURVIVING ARE ROY EVERETT OF DAYTON, TWO CHILDREN, TROY(SONDRA) EVERETT OF MT. JULIET, TN. DONNA HERNANDEZ OF DAYTON, ONE SISTER, LINDA COGER OF MICHIGAN. FOUR GRANDCHILDREN, AMANDA PETERSON, ANTHONY LOCKE, JACOB EVERETT, LAUREL EVERETT. THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, KEELY LOCKE, GAGE...
|MYRTLE A. SHARP - April 21, 2016|
MYRTLE WAS A LIFELONG RESIDENT OF RHEA CO., AND WAS A MEMBER OF DAYTON CHURCH OF CHRIST. SHE WAS PRECEDED BY SON DONNIE SHARP, PARENTS JOHN AND FAYE HOWERTON SHARP, TWO BROTHERS JOHN AND FRED SHARP. SURVIVORS ARE TWO DAUGHTERS ANDREA (TYRONE) LAMBERT GAINESVILLE, GA., CAMMIE (DONALD) WILSON, SON KEN (STACY) SHARP BOTH OF DAYTON, TN. FOUR SISTERS ANEDDA BETTIS, PHYLLIS FLOYD BOTH OF BUFFALO, N.Y. NANCY AND VIRGINIA SHARP BOTH OF DAYTON, TN....
|Don Clark - April 20, 2016|
Don was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and attended the Cove Church of God. He is preceded in death by: parents, Benton and Eunice Clark; sisters, Fraba Clark and Lois Patten; brothers, Clifford and Wendell Clark. He is survived by: wife, Lula Clark; daughter, Rosie (Leon) Bozeman; son, James (Bonnie) Coulter; sisters, Jeanette Clark, Lou Henderson, Irene Thurman, Alberta (Jerry) Montgomery, and Diane Qualls; brothers, Thurston "Jake" (Diane...
|Della Short - April 18, 2016|
Della was born on May 4, 1921 and went home to be with the Lord on April 18, 2016 at Golden Years Retirement home in SpringCity, Tn. Della had a wonderful life and especially enjoyed the times she spent with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was an active member of the Waldens Ridge Baptist Church where she was a Bible Study Teacher and mentor to many. Della worked as a bookkeeper and tax preparer. She is preceded in...
|Charles Edward Ezell, Jr. - April 16, 2016|
Charles was a longtime resident of Sale Creek and was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed volunteering at the Sale Creek Fire Department and loved his children. He had a great sense of humor and loved playing jokes on people. He is preceded in death by: father, Charles Edward Ezell Sr. He is survived by: daughters, Amy (Adam) Knight and Amanda Ezell both of Sale Creek, Tennessee; mother, Doris Ezell of East Ridge, Tennessee; fiancé, Renell Sanders...
|LEONARD A. CARAWAY - April 8, 2016|
LEONARD WAS A LIFELONG RESIDENT OF RHEA CO. AND HE ATTENDED GRAYSVILLE SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH. HE WORKED AT ROBINSON MFG. FOR 50 YEARS, AND HE LOVED TO FISH AND GARDEN. HE WAS PRECEDED BY HIS PARENTS HENRY AND DELIA DOTSON CARAWAY. SON AND TWO BROTHERS. SURVIVORS ARE HIS WIFE OF 50 YEARS NAOMI CARAWAY GRAYSVILLE, TN. TWO SONS CHRIS (CANDACE) CARAWAY GRAYSVILLE, TN. RAY CARAWAY DAYTON, TN. DAUGHTER KAY (EARL) THURMAN SPRING CITY, TN....
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