Thelma Louise Langston McCorkle, 75, Ooltewah, Tenn.

Thelma Louise Langston McCorkle, 75, of Ooltewah, Tennessee, passed away Monday February 19, 2018.

A lifelong resident of the North Georgia Chattanooga area, she was a former employee of Dixie Industries where she worked for 9 years.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James L. McCorkle; parents, Clarence Edward and Vertle Lee Land Langston and brother, Howard Langston.

She is survived by five children, James M. (Charlene) McCorkle of Ooltewah, TN., Donnie R. McCorkle of Overton, TN., Gary L. McCorkle of Ooltewah, TN., Jeffery S. (Gwen) McCorkle of Ooltewah, TN., and Clarence E. McCorkle of Ooltewah, TN.; sister, Joyce (Johnny) Whittemore of Ringgold, GA.; brother, Edward Langston of Ringgold, GA.; fifteen grandchildren, several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services: 11:00 A.M. Friday, February 23, 2018 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Donald Oliver officiating.

Interment: Lakewood Memory Gardens-East.

Visitation: 3-8 P.M. Thursday and 9-11 A.M. Friday at the funeral home.

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

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Ruby Lee Stallings Young, 83, LaFayette, Ga.

Mrs. Ruby Lee Stallings Young, age 83, of LaFayette, Georgia, and widow of the late John Calvin "J. C." Young, passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her father, William Stallings, mother, Senora Madden Stallings, sister, Niner Ruth Jackson, and brother, William Stallings.

She is survived by her loving and devoted children, Joan Ware of Jasper, Tennessee, Jerry (Gail) Young of Dalton, Georgia, Marcella (Rev. Alexander) Bullard of Chattanooga, Tennessee, David (Laura) Young of LaFayette, Georgia, Herman (Inez) Ragland of Atlanta, Georgia, Pamela Coker of Chattanooga; twenty-seven grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

Homegoing service: Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 238 Dunwoody Road, LaFayette, Georgia, with Pastor Rheubin M. Taylor officiating.

Her remains will lie in state at the funeral home on Saturday after 12 noon.

Visitation: At the church one hour before the service. Interment, Monday, February 26, 2018 at 10:30 A.M. at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

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Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia.