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Robert Ray Long Jr

Posted on May 9, 2017 in Obituaries | 7 comments

Robert Ray Long Jr.

Age 74

Of Athens

Passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017

At his residence.

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Jake Tipton Haney

Posted on May 5, 2017 in Obituaries | 3 comments

Jake Tipton Haney

Age 87

Of Englewood

Passed away Friday, May 5, 2017

At Bradley Healthcare & Rehab in Cleveland

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Chadwick Eugene “Chad” Burris

Posted on May 4, 2017 in Obituaries | 14 comments

Chadwick Eugene “Chad” Burris

Age 49

Of Calhoun

Passed away Thursday morning, May 4, 2017

At Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga


A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was the son of the late Gene Burris and was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Clyde and Gladys Galyon Whaley; paternal grandparents, Boskey and Mayme Ruth Gentry Burris; brother, Chris Burris; uncle, Kenneth Whaley. He was a member of West View Baptist Church.


Survivors include his mother,

Carolyn Whaley Burris of Calhoun

A daughter,

Haley Burris of Calhoun

Aunts and uncles,

Shirley and Johnny McCracken and family of Decatur

Bo and Sandra Whaley and family of Gallatin

Paulette Whaley of Gallatin

Joyce Phillips and family of Cleveland

Dave Burris and family of Ooltewah

Several cousins and friends.


Funeral services will be 7 pm Saturday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with Pastor Keith Whited officiating. Burial will be 2 pm Sunday in Meadow Fork Cemetery.


Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.


The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Saturday at the funeral home.


If you are unable to attend the visitation or service, sign the guest registry at www.zieglerfuneralhome.com.


Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Chadwick Eugene “Chad” Burris.

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Willie C. Hale

Posted on May 3, 2017 in Obituaries | 1 comment

Willie C. “Wild Willie” Hale

Age 83

Of Riceville

Passed away Wednesday morning, May 3, 2017

At his residence.

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Bobby “Bean” Dean Moses

Posted on May 2, 2017 in Obituaries | 3 comments

Bobby “Bean” Dean Moses

Age 62

Of Decatur

Passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2017

From injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

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