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Charles Fred Nuckolls

December 21, 1919 ~ September 6, 2019 (age 99)


Charles Fred Nuckolls, 99 of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 6, 2019.


Fred was born and raised in the Chattanooga area and lived most of his life there. He was a proud Air Force veteran and was of the Baptist faith. Fred retired from Erlanger Hospital after serving 25 years as a boiler operator. He loved to bowl and was a member of the Holiday Bowl League and play on the Erlanger baseball team.


Fred was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Nuckolls; parents, Pap and Carissa Elmore; son, Joe Camp; brother, Major Nuckolls; and sister, Ruth Nuckolls.


Survivors include his daughters: Melda Claridy, Ginny Qualls, Becky Combs, and Darlene Dockter; several grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.


Funeral services will be held Sunday, September 8th at 11am in the South Crest Chapel with Rev. Fred Feagans officiating. Interment will follow in the Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.


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The family will receive friends on Sunday from 9:30am until the funeral hour in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, Rossville.                         

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September 8, 2019

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lane Funeral Home and Crematory-South Crest
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741

Funeral Service
September 8, 2019

11:00 AM
Lane Funeral Home South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Avenue
Rossville, GA 30741

Interment following funeral service
September 8, 2019

Lakewood Memory Gardens, East
Shallowford Road
Chattanooga, TN

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