James H. Baucom

Friday, December 1, 2017

James H. Baucom, 78, of Hixson, TN passed away Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. He graduated from Marshall County High School in 1957 and attended East Central College, Decatur, MS where he was a football manager. James enoyed fishing, golf, and spending time watching his grandchildren participate in sports. He was an avid reader, loved sports, and was a University of Tennessee football fan.

He was preceed in death by his father, Vernon Baucom; mother, Eudenia Franklin Baucom; brother, Dale Baucom; and sister Gayle Harris.

Survivors are his wife, Glenda Baucom; daughter, Julie (Larry) Meeker; grandsons, Cooper Hamilton, Cole Meeker, Mason Meeker, Ethan Meeker; granddaughters, Kelsey Hamilton and Emma Meeker.

The family received friends Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, and also on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at 12 p.m. until 1 p.m., the funeral hour. Funeral services were held in the chapel of Lane Funeral Home with Rev. Darrel Davenport officiating. Interment was in Hamilton County Memorial Park.

Donations may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga.

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Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, TN handled the arrangements.