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Obituaries — April 30 – May 6, 2021


James Dal Bethune, 54, of Bryant, Ala., passed away Thursday, May 6, 2021.

He was a loving father, son, grandfather, and genuine person who would go out of his way to help others. He was a welder by trade, and loved all things related to the steel industry.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Guinn Bethune.

Survivors include his mother, Mary Grace Shrader; children, Autumn (Erik) Chandler, Ashlyn Bethune (Caleb Holmes), Jordon (Kelsi) Bethune, Alexis Bethune, Abrianna Bethune, and Joseph Bethune; eight grandchildren.

Funeral services were Saturday, May 8 in the Trenton Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother Rodney McGill officiating. Burial was in Glendale Cemetery, Bryant, Ala.

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Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton.



Sabrina Bloodworth, 52, of Rossville, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021.

Sabrina was a 1986 graduate of Rossville High School and a member of Union Avenue Baptist Church. She enjoyed her career in the healthcare industry, caring for others and traveling to new places with family and friends. Sabrina was preceded in death by her grandparents, Walter & Lois Gossett.

Survivors include her children, Stephanie (Will) Kisor of Savannah, and Stephen (Danielle) Watson of Columbus; four grandchildren; mother, Cathy (David) Clark of Chattanooga, Tenn.; father, John (Janice) Bloodworth of East Ridge, Tenn.; brothers, Jeremy (Angela) Bloodworth, Ft. Oglethorpe, and Justin (Rachel) Bloodworth of Rossville; nieces and nephews.

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Graveside services will be Thursday, May 6 at noon at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park with Rev. Fred Feagans and Rev. James Dotson officiating.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Arrangements are entrusted to Ryan Funeral Home and Crematory, Trenton.



Mariah “Riah” Christine Hallowell (Reeverts) of Oregon, Ill., born March 4, 1991, passed away April 30, 2021.

Mariah was born in Elgin, Ill., to Loretta Sue Krekeler (Hunter) and David Allen Hallowell. Mariah was an amazing, beautiful, loving, caring, and empathetic soul. She enjoyed being with the people she loved, especially her children. Mariah would brighten any room with her infectious smile, legendary laugh and silliness. Her children were the main reasons for getting up each day and facing life. Mariah was a graduate of Stillman Valley High School Class of 2009. She received the Marine Corp Scholarship Foundation award for Most Improved Student in 2009. She attended Rock Valley College in Rockford.

Mariah is preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Evelyn and Kenneth Larson and maternal grandparents, Christine and Edward Hunter.

Survivors include parents, Loretta Sue “MeeMaw” (Edward) Krekeler and David Allen (Tonja) Hallowell; son, Chance Michael Hallowell Krekeler; daughter, Adele Marie Christine Vaughan; sisters, Hannah Leigh (Joshua) DeYoung, andSarah Elizabeth (Anthony) Franklin; step-brothers, Eddie (Meg) Krekeler, Dan Krekeler, and Nick Krekeler; nieces and nephews, Khalil, Emory, Ariel, Aaliyah, Tinsleigh, Maddix and Nora; step-nieces and nephews, Charlotte, Nate, Oliver and Eloise; aunts and uncles, Mary (Danny) Timmerman, Ed Hunter, Mark (Jessica) Hunter and Jason (April) White; cousins, Caleb (Hayley) Timmerman and their children Gracie and Cameron, Joshua Timmerman, Cody Hunter, Jamye Hunter, Justin Hunter, Andrew White and Alicia White.

A Memorial Service was Sunday, May 9in the chapel of Moore Funeral.

Memorial donations in Mariah’s name may be made to your local animal shelter and/or supporting seizure disorder and mental health awareness events in your community.

Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton.



Jane Ellen Heatherly Herron, 77, of Rising Fawn, passed away Thursday, May 6.

Janie was born in Maryville, Tenn. She graduated summa cum laude from the Baroness Erlanger Hospital School of Nursing in 1985 and served as a Registered Nurse at Blood Assurance until her retirement in 2001. She was a member of the Trenton Church of Christ and a long-time member of Rising Fawn Church of Christ. She was married to General Gene Herron for 53 years until his death in 2019.

Mrs. Herron was preceded in death by her husband and parents, Ed and Edna Heatherly.

Survivors include her children Missy (Rick) Breeden, Rising Fawn, Laura Herron, Flintstone, Lisa Davidson, Flintstone, and Tracy (Macara) Herron, Higdon, Ala.; sisters, Luanne (James) Parker, Chattanooga, Tenn.; Mary Lynn Shelton, Signal Mountain, Tenn.; sister-in-law and caregiver, Mae Martin, Dunlap, Tenn.; grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Sunday, May 9 in the chapel of Ryan Funeral Home with Minister Larry Judd officiating. Interment was at Chattanooga National Cemetery.

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Arrangements by Ryan Funeral Home and Crematory, Trenton.


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