T. J. (Tom) Levi

Levi, T. J. (Tom), age 73, prominent lifelong resident of Soddy, died suddenly Friday at his home of a heart attack. Mr. Levi was a charter member of the Baptist Church at Soddy; a member of the Woodmen of the World Lodge for the past 26 years and had been connected with the Hamilton County Department of Education for the past four years. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Rosa MacMillian Levi; three daughters, Mrs. Ernest Dykes, Mrs. Robert Rogers, and Mrs. Hicks Armor, all of Chattanooga; five sons, Mandriel and Nathaniel Levi, both of Chattanooga, and Robert, Lester, and Alton Levi, all of Soddy; one sister Mrs. Rene Gann, and one brother R. B. Levi, both of Soddy; also, 11 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Oak Street Baptist Church of Soddy, the Revs. William Sisk, George L. Day, O. E. Nix and Mr. Mannas officiating.  Chattanooga Times, July 23, 1944, page 19

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