Cofield, Helen Sosebee (Dalton)

Monday, December 24, 2012

Helen Sosebee Cofield, 84, of Dalton, GA, passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Hamilton Medical Center.

She is preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph Dixon Sosebee; parents, Charles & Essie Rose; sisters, Marion Carroll and Betty Mullinax; and brothers, Charlie and Wayne Rose.

She was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Chattanooga.

She is survived by her husband, Garland Cofield of McDonald, TN; daughter, Sharon Sosebee Bonifacious of Chatsworth; sons & daughters-in-law, Gary & Geraldine L. Sosebee and Steve & Connie Sosebee, all of Dalton; sisters, Catherine Cornelison and Barbara Driscoll, both of Dalton; brother & sister-in-law, David & Shelia Rose of Cohutta; grandchildren, Paige, Zach & Wendy and Anissa Sosebee, Mandy and Andy Sharpe, Kyle Bonifacious, Ashley and James Edwards and Joseph Sosebee; and great-grandchildren, Asher, Ava and Addie Jayne Sharpe, Hamodi and Omar Usman and Miana Edwards.

A celebration of life service to honor Helen Sosebee Cofield will be held Wednesday, December 26, at 11 a.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Darey Kittle and David Rose officiating. Burial will be in West Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, December 25 from 6-9 p.m. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lottie Moon Christmas offering in Helen’s memory at the church of one’s choice.

Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton, is in charge of funeral arrangements. 


Hope, Janice Gail (Ooltewah)

Janice Gail Hope, 62, of Ooltewah, TN, passed away on August 11, 2014. She was born in Cincinnati, OH on January 24,1952 to the late R. L. Thompson and Doris Thompson Brooks. She was of the Baptist faith. Janice was always devoted to her family.   In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Beverly Thompson; and three brothers Richard Thompson, ... (click for more)

Finch, Bobbie J. (Dunlap)

Bobbie   J .  Finch , 55, of Dunlap, TN, passed away after her battle with pancreatic cancer on Saturday, September 13, 2014. She was born June 21, 1959 in Honolulu, HI.  Bobbie  was preceded in death by her parents, Janet and Calvin Valentine; brother, Woodrow Valentine; and grandchildren, Lorelei  Finch  and Breanna Leach.  ... (click for more)

Shields Wilson

Shields Wilson died peacefully at home on Thursday, September 11, 2014, with family at his side. He was born on Nov. 14, 1920, in Boonshill, Tn., graduated from The Webb School, and earned his B.A. and law degrees from Vanderbilt University. Prior to law school, Shields enlisted in the Navy, attending Officers ’ Candidate School at Northwestern University. On June 6, 1944, ... (click for more)

Hubert Bernard Everette, Jr.

Hubert   Bernard   Everette ,   Jr . 82 of Lookout Mountain, died on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. He was born on Lookout Mountain, to the late   Hubert and Vera Everette . He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and was pastor of Mt. Carmel Gospel Church on Lookout Mountain. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Shelby Chadwick ... (click for more)

Sewell Says City, EPB "Close" On Amount Owed By Utility To City On Street Light Overbilling

City Internal Auditor Stan Sewell told City Council members on Tuesday that EPB and the city are "close" on the amount owed by the utility to the city on street light overbilling. Mr. Sewell said the city computed the amount at about $1.2 million, while he said EPB's auditing firm, Mauldin and Jenkins, has it at $1.5 million for an 89-month period that was audited. Mr. Sewell ... (click for more)

City Council Votes 5-4 On New Process For Naming IDB Members

The City Council voted Tuesday night 5-4 to set up a new process for naming members to the Industrial Development Board (IDB), which currently has four vacancies. The process includes three City Council panels: A (Districts 1, 2, 3), B (Districts 4, 5, 6), and C (Districts 7, 8, 9). Group A will fill two of the vacancies and Groups B and C one each. Agreement ... (click for more)