Obituaries

Sharon Kay McKinney Grover, 62, Ringgold, Ga.

Sharon Kay McKinney Grover age 62, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Sunday - January 28, 2018.

She was born in Chattanooga, TN to the late John Mitchell and Helen Hughes McKinney. She was a lifelong resident of the Northwest Georgia area and a member of Newnan Springs Methodist Church. She was a former employee with Olan Mills Portraits in Chattanooga, TN. She enjoyed being outdoors fishing, gardening, riding horses, chopping and splitting wood.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her sisters: Betty Jo and Barbara Jean McKinney, brothers: John Michael McKinney and Roger Wayne McKinney.

She is survived by her husband: David Grover, Son: Gary Lee (Sandra) McKinney, grandchildren: Rebekah, Sam and Rachel Akers, beloved and cherished dog "Gizmo," sisters: Cindy (Steve) Garland, Eileen (Wayne) Phillips all of Ringgold, GA, several nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Tuesday from 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm and Wednesday morning prior to the service.

Funeral services: 1:00 pm – Wednesday – January 31, 2018 in the chapel.

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

Online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.

Jerry Peyton Moore Sr., 78, Ringgold, Ga.

Jerry Peyton Moore Sr., age 78, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with The Lord Sunday - January 28, 2018.

He was born in Chattanooga, TN to the late Khinard Cliffton “K.C.” Moore, Sr., and Pauline Kelly Moore. He was a lifelong resident of the Northwest Georgia area and a former employee of Coor’s Ceramics where he worked for 15 years. He was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, where he served as custodian for 17 years, and also as deacon, usher and greeter. He was also a former member of Calvary Memorial Baptist Church in Fort Oglethorpe from 1964 through 1995. Jerry loved to fish, work in the yard and was an avid Alabama fan. Jerry was extremely proud of his grandsons, Jackson and Hayden and loved being their Pappa.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Billie Baldwin Moore of Ringgold, GA., their sons: Jerry Peyton “Jay” Moore Jr. of Ringgold, GA, Steven Gregory (Connie) Moore of Ringgold, GA. sisters: Nancy Giddens of Trenton, GA, Mary Ann Gardner of Trenton, GA, brother: Khinard Cliffton “Cliff” Moore, Jr. of Hixson, TN, grandsons: Jackson and Hayden Moore, several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services: 11:00 am – Thursday - February 1, 2018 at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation: Wednesday from 12 noon until 8 pm at the funeral home.

Flowers will be accepted or memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place – Memphis, TN 38105 or online at stjude.org.

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

Online register book may be signed at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.