Obituaries

Thomas Randall "Tommy" Hall, 76, LaFayette, Ga.

Mr. Thomas Randall "Tommy" Hall, age 76 of LaFayette, formerly of Trion, Georgia passes away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Erlanger East Medical Center, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Mr. Hall was born in Trion, Georgia on August 9, 1941, son of the late Joseph and Haddie Fay Holland Hall. He was a member at Lafayette Church of Christ, and was retired Shaw Industries, where he was employed as a Maintenance Technician. Mr. Hall was an avid Softball and Football Fan and held records in both sports, and was a diehard Georgia Tech fan.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Hall was preceded in death by his brothers, Glen Hall, Robert Hall, Roland Hall, Jim Hall, Jack Hall and Ray Hall.

Mr. Hall is survived by his children, Tony (Sonya) Hall, Mark (Amy) Hall, Wade (Jennifer Hall), Adam (Paige) Hall, Lindsey (Brett) Garmany and Sonia Hall; brothers, Fred Hall, Jimmy Hall and Ralph Hall; grandchildren Gauge, Seth, Savanna, Sam, Shelby, Derrik, Kaitlyn, Rylee, Parker, Mckenzie, Mason, Blakely, Keegan, Christian, Blake, and Olivia; a number of great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services: Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Rev. Hugh Glaze officiating.

Interment: Howell Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Gauge Hall, Sam Hall, Derrik Chamlee, David Hall, Ronnie Hall and Phillip Hall.

Honorary pallbearers: Shelby Hall and Seth Hall.

Visitation: Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Saturday evening from 6:00-8:00 P.M.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Thomas Randall "Tommy" Hall.

Please visit www.coffmanfh.net to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.

Jerry Lee Lindsey, 71, of Dalton, Ga.

Jerry Lee Lindsey, age 71, of Dalton, GA, departed this life, Thursday January 11, 2018 at the local hospital.

Jerry was born July 4, 1946 in Lafayette, GA, the son of the late Joseph Gordon Lindsey and Hazel Rebecca Williams Lindsey.

He was also preceded in death by his brother David Byrd. Jerry was the owner of Lindsey- Gowins Machine Shop.

Jerry is survived by his wife, Frankie Lucille Anderson Lindsey; sons, Jerry Lindsey and Angie Owens, Scott Lindsey and Angie Raburn; daughters, Lisa Land and Cindy Garner; grandchildren, Jason Lindsey, Taylor Gutierrez, Ashley Martin, Kara Gowens, Heather Gowens, Tyler Lindsey; great-grandchildren, Isabella Gutierrez, Violet Gutierrez, Judah Martin, Lennox Martin, Grayson Bearden and Asher Lindsey; brothers, Bill and Teresa Lindsey, Bobby Lindsey, Ray Lindsey; sisters, Betty Parrish and Doris and Mack Pettigrew, several nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Monday January 15, 2018 at Ponders Melrose Chapel from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Ponders Melrose Chapel, Dalton, GA. (706) 226-4002.

Jesse Lee Childress, 21, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.

Jesse Lee Childress, 21, of Ft. Oglethorpe, passed away suddenly, January 6, 2018.

Jesse was an honor student who graduated LFO High School in 2014. He attended Dalton State University and planned to resume his studies this fall at Chattanooga State.

Jesse was preceded in death by his father, Charles Terry Childress.

Survivors include his mother, Stacie Lynne Childress; sister, Cassie Leigh Childress; aunt, Kellie M. Vaughn and grandmother, Sheila B. Meadows.