Sarah Jane Lewallen Shropshire

Shropshire – Mrs. Sarah Jane, 76, died early Tuesday morning at the residence, 535 Hedgewood Drive. She is survived by six children, Mrs. Adarene Campbell, Tandy Shropshire and Edd Fryar, all of Chattanooga; Mrs. John Gardner, Smyrna, Ga.; Mrs. Fred Lane, St. Petersburg, Fla.; Mrs. Thomas Green, Muncie, Ind.; 10 grandchildren and great-grandchild; two sisters, Mrs. A. J. Zuercher and Mrs. Jean Danz, both of Los Angeles, California; one brother, Dr. G. W. Llewellyn, St. Petersburg Fla. Mrs. Shropshire was a member of the Ridge Crest Baptist Church and the Dorcas Sunday School Class and had been a residence of Hamilton County, living near Ooltewah for a number of years.  Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o’clock Thursday afternoon from the Greendwood Baptist Church with Rev. A. W. Hawkins and L. C. Smartt conducting.  Burial  will be in McDonald Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be grandsons: Fred A. John and Tandy Lane, JackCampbell, John and King Shropshire and Eugene Wilson.  Honory pallbearers will be members of the Dorcas Sunday School Class of the Ridge Crest Baptist Church.  The body is at the National Funeral Home.

Chattanooga Times 11-27-1957, pg 11

Submitted by Connie Lewallen Roach