Obituary List


Gilmore, Marion Elizabeth

19 Dec 1932 - 20 Nov 2013


Marion Elizabeth Gilmore, 80, of Chattanooga, passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2013 in a local hospital.  She retired from the Hamilton County School System.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John Gilmore; sons, Calvin Gilmore, Algie Griffin, Sherman Griffin, Lebron Griffin, and John Gilmore, Jr.; granddaughter, Latasha Gilmore Garner.  Survivors include sons, Ricky (Debra) Griffin of Washington, DC and Reggie (Yolanda) Gilmore of Chattanooga; daughters, Lois (Gerald) Andrews of Atlanta, GA, Mary Johnson of Chattanooga, Brydale (Maurice) Buchanan of Cleveland, OH and Judy (Cleatus, Sr.) Garner of Ooltewah; sister, Pearl Farmer of Cincinnati, OH; brothers, Algie Morris of San Antonio, TX, Thomas Morris of Los Angeles, CA, Maynard Morris of Chattanooga, Homer Lavette of Houston, TX, and Victor Lavette of Chattanooga; a host of grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great grandchildren; nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.  The body will lie-in-state Monday, November 25, 2013 after 12:30 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. at Greater Faith Temple Baptist Church with Pastor Nathaniel Carter as the eulogist.  Burial:  Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Published: 21 Nov 2013