Obituaries

Zachary Daniel Massengill, 35, Atlanta, Ga.

Zachary Daniel Massengill, age 35, of Atlanta passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018.

He is survived by his mother, Geneva (Randy) Barfield; father, Brian (Christina) Massengill; sister, Dallas Massengill Parker of Cleveland, Tenn.; brother, Travis Massengill of LaFayette; half-brother, Royce Massengill; grandparents, Wanda (James) Massengill; nieces, Jadyx and Ida Belle; nephews, Elijah, Hunter, Israel, and Brett.

Private graveside memorial service: At a later date in the Fairview South Baptist Church Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Elmer Eugene "Gene" Williams, 85, Dutton, Ala.

Elmer Eugene "Gene" Williams, age 85 of Dutton, Alabama, (formerly of LaFayette) passed away Friday, January 19, 2018.

He was a Navy Veteran of the Korean War. A machinist by trade, after retiring he sat on the City Council and Water Board of Dutton, Alabama. He loved working on lawnmowers, gardening, helping his neighbors, friends and family, and he was always ready to lend a hand. He will be missed by all.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Ruth; daughters, June (Ricky) Turner and Connie Williams of Dutton, Ala.; sons, John (Barbara) Knight of Scottsboro, Ala., Chuck (Marsha) Miller of Kissimmee, Fla., and Ross (Teresa) Williams of LaFayette, Ga.; sisters, Leola Colbert and Jeanette Wilbanks of Ringgold, Ga.; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

No services at this time.

Stanley "Boone" Carl Carroll, 53, Rock Spring, Ga.

Stanley "Boone" Carl Carroll, age 53, of Rock Spring passed away Monday, January 22, 2018.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Vickie Nicole "Nikki" Carroll; parents, John Carroll and Mable Copeland Carroll; brothers, Wade Carroll, Marvin Carroll, Keith Carroll, and John Carroll; sister, Vickie Carroll.

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Tammy Carroll of Rock Spring; daughter, Michelle Carroll of Chickamauga; sisters, Connie (Ted) Lawson, Pat Cook, and Ann (Junior) Snyder all of LaFayette; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service: 4 p.m. Wednesday, January 24, 2018 in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastors Terry Colbert and Wilton Grimes officiating.

Interment: LaFayette Memory Gardens.

Visitation: Wednesday from noon until hour of service at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Sheree White Gilbreath, 47, LaFayette, Ga.

Sheree White Gilbreath, age 47, of LaFayette passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018. She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her daughter, Alyssa Steele of LaFayette; parents, Arnold White and Maxine White of LaFayette; sisters, Michelle (Bobby) White of LaFayette and LaShon (James) Hawks of Beech Bluff, Tenn.; nieces, Katie (Chris) Roden and Emily (Blaine) Broome; nephews, Hunter Hawks, Andy Hawks, Jackson Hawks; great niece, Emma Kate Roden; and great nephew, Will Roden.

Funeral service: 2 p.m. Wednesday, January 24, 2018 in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Dewayne Roberson officiating.

Interment: LaFayette City Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Hunter Hawks, Andy Hawks, James Hawks, Chris Roden, Blaine Broome, and Bobby White.

Visitation: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Terry Wayne Chandler, 63, Chattanooga, Tenn.

Terry Wayne Chandler, 63, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 in a local hospital.

Mr. Chandler was a native and life-long resident of the Chattanooga area. He retired from Good Neighbors Incorporated and was of the Christian faith. Mr. Chandler will be remembered for his generous spirit and being a fun loving person. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank L. and Neva Chandler, brother, Daniel Lee Chandler and his sister, Barbara Chandler Barron.

Survivors include his brother, Leon Chandler, niece, Dana Chandler, 2 nephews, Josh and Shawn Chandler and a cousin, Shirley Fugatt.

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There will be no services or visitation at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.

Kenneth Dale Faulkenberry, 71, Ringgold, Ga.

Kenneth Dale Faulkenberry, 71, of Ringgold, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2018.

A native of Calhoun, Georgia, he has resided in the Ringgold area for the past 36 years and was previously a resident of Jacksonville, Florida. Kenneth was a former employee of Textile Incorporated where he worked for 25 years and was of the Baptist faith.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Garrett Faulkenberry; and parents, Leonard and Ola Faulkenberry.

He is survived by three step daughters, Sherry Ramsey of Jacksonville, FL., Elizabeth "Dale" (Mike) Poston of Jacksonville, FL and Theresa (Terry) Jenkins of Jacksonville, FL.; five step-grandchildren, five step great grandchildren and one nephew.

Graveside services: 2:00 P.M. Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Sugar Valley Church of God Cemetery with Pastor Dewayne Shadwick officiating.

There will be no visitation per Kenneth’s request.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Georgia.

An online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.