Week of January 15

This NEWSPAPER does not knowingly accept HELP WANTED ads that indicate a preference based on age from employers covered by the AGE DISCRIMINATION IN EMPLOYMENT ACT. More information may be obtained from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 50 Vantage Way, Suite 202, Nashville, TN 37228-9940, telephone 1-615-736-5820. Publisher’s Notice: All real estate advertised in this…

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Sonya Summers

Sonya Leann Hitchcock Summers age 43, of Dunlap passed away Tuesday, January 9 after a short illness. Survivors include her husband, Larry Dwayne Summers; parents, Sonny Hitchcock and Charlotte Dykes; children, Logan Summers of Great Falls, Montana, Dalton and Jaxon Summers of Dunlap; sister, Amanda Hitchcock; and brother, Casey Hitchcock. Funeral services were held Saturday,…

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Edward Gould

After a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s, Edward Gould “Poppy” passed away December 12, 2017 at his home in Dunlap, Tennessee. He graduated from McCallie School and went on to receive a B.S. degree in Wildlife Management from the University of Arizona. He served in the Army as a game biologist. Then, he and his family…

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Johnny Dill

Johnny Walter Dill, 78, of Signal Mountain, passed away January 8, 2018. He was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. He was an avid dirt track racer for over 30 years. Mr. Dill was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Dill; mother, Retha Brown Dill; and his father, Carlos (Willetta) Dill; son, Rocky…

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Evelyn Cooley

Evelyn Louise Cooley, age 75, of Dunlap passed away Thursday afternoon, January 11, 2018 at her home. She was of the Baptist Faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Cooley; son, Jeff Cooley; daughter, Patricia Cooley; and parents, Foy and Ida Mae Parks. She is survived by two daughters, Denise (David) Benton,…

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Geneva Caldwell

Geneva (Farley) Caldwell was born on August 3, 1927 in Dunlap, Tennessee, the daughter of Alex Farley and Bertha (Swaner) Farley. She died January 6, 2018 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. Geneva grew up in Tennessee, one of eleven children. She liked to say that she had been a coal miner’s sweetheart and a military policeman’s wife.…

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Driver sought after fleeing through parking lot

Alexander Grindstaff, 25, is being sought by authorities after reportedly leading them on a chase through two pedestrian-filled areas, reports Sequatchie County Sheriff Ronnie Hitchcock. For more, see the January 11 issue of The Dunlap Tribune.

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State questions Rescue Squad practices

Records of the Sequatchie County Rescue Squad have been examined by the Tennessee State Comptroller’s Office, with results released to the squad’s board of directors, state legislators and leaders, and others. Findings related to “unsupported and questionable” transactions were discovered, said Comptroller Justin P. Wilson, but no transactions were described as criminal or deceptive. For…

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Week of January 8

This NEWSPAPER does not knowingly accept HELP WANTED ads that indicate a preference based on age from employers covered by the AGE DISCRIMINATION IN EMPLOYMENT ACT. More information may be obtained from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 50 Vantage Way, Suite 202, Nashville, TN 37228-9940, telephone 1-615-736-5820. Publisher’s Notice: All real estate advertised in this…

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Kenneth Young

Kenneth King Young, 90, of Signal Mountain died at his home, Sunday, January 7, 2018. Mr. Young was retired from Omega Tile Co. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Viola King Young; brothers, Gene and Donny Young; and sister, Joyce Painter. Survivors include his sons, Kenneth Wayne, Ronny and Tracy Young;…

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