James E. Gregg, 70, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014, in a local hospital.
He was in born in Cleveland on July 22, 1943, a son of the late Clarence and Nada L. Gregg.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 37 years. Martha S. Gregg; three children: Pamela Huggins (Darrell), Anthony Gregg and Tim Gregg (Betty); stepchildren: Eddie Linn (Schonna), Christine Castleberry and Lori Tallent (Ricky); grandchildren: Chris Pruitt, Brandon Callahan, Josh Castleberry, Courtney Castleberry, Michael Gregg, Matt Gregg, Whitney Hoffner, Ashley Linn and Kent Linn; great-grandchildren: Candler Pruitt, Marcus Castleberry and Baylor Wilson; one sister, Brenda Geren; one brother, Ricky Gregg; and numerous other extended family members.
A celebration of his life is planned for 8 tonight, May 7, 2014, in the chapel of Companion Funeral Home, 2419 Georgetown Road, with the Rev. Mike Cawood officiating.
The family will receive friends tonight from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Interment with full military honors will be Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Chattanooga National Cemetery. Josh Castleberry, Chris Pruitt, Brandon Callahan, Kent Linn, Michael Gregg Darrell Huggins and Ricky Tallent will serve as pallbearers.
You are encouraged to share a memory of James and/or your condolences with the Gregg family by visiting his memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com.