City water to extend to Marion

At no cost to the City of Dunlap, a water line extension into Marion County was unanimously approved by the Dunlap City Commission July 15. The action was conducted along with regular business. Dunlap Mayor Clint Huth explained a resolution regarding the project’s funding, through a Community Development Block Grant, would need to be approved.…

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Sales tax holidays coming

After approval by the Tennessee General Assembly, the Tennessee Sales Tax Holiday is expanding from one weekend in 2021. Added this year to the sales tax free clothing and school supplies are a week of food sales, plus gun safety equipment for a full year. New this year is a sales tax holiday on gun…

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George Tholken, Jr.

George L. Tholken, Jr. passed peacefully from this life on earth to his eternal home in heaven on July 5, 2021 in Dunlap, Tennessee at the home of his son, Gregory. George was born in Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York on July 17, 1939 to George L. Tholken, Sr. and Sarah “Sally” Elizabeth Lamont Tholken. He grew…

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Dorothy “Granny” Smith

Dorothy R. “Granny” Smith, 77, of Dunlap, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Erlanger Medical Center. She was a member of Westside Baptist Church. Dorothy was a loving mother, grandmother, and a very caring person. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Willis Smith; parents, Milo and Flora Hankins; sister, Idell…

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Grace Marie Millican Robertson

Grace Marie Millican Robertson, 74, of Whitwell, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 16, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Grady and Minnie Elizabeth Walker Millican; son, Charles Corfitzson; sisters, Geraldine Hawkins and Hazel Sechler; brothers, Raymond, Jim and Levi Millican; and step-daughter, Dana Hicks She is survived by her husband, Bobby Robertson;…

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Foster Barker Johnson

Foster Barker Johnson, 90, of Dunlap, Tennessee passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021 at his residence. He was retired from the State Highway Department, he was a hard worker, a farmer, avid hunter, fisher and he loved horseshoes. He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver Lewis and AlMeady Perry Johnson; sons, Michael and…

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Jessica Lee Long Hernandez

Jessica Lee Long Hernandez, 46, of Graysville, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at her residence. She was preceded in death by her father, Jessie Lee Long; and son, Dillon Long. Jessica is survived by her husband, Margarito “Coyote” Hernandez; mother, Anna Stephenson (Pat) Mussared; children, Cameron Hernandez (Scotty Brannon) and Khadejah Mussared; brother,…

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Clara Ruth Hendon Cain

Clara Ruth Hendon Cain, 70, of Dunlap, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 16, 2021 at Hospice of Chattanooga Care Center. She was retired from DuPont and was a member of Ewtonville Baptist Church. Clara was one of a kind. She never met a stranger and she was loved by all who knew her. She loved…

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Daney L. Angel

Daney L. Angel, 66, of Union City, died Friday, July 16, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving wife and family. Memorial services were held July 21 at White-Ranson Funeral Home. Daney was born on April 5, 1955, in Pikeville, Tennessee to the late Robert D. Angel and Frances (Walker) Angel. He proudly serve…

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