Jeffrey Leon McElrath – Chattanoogan.com
Jeffrey Leon McElrath, 65, died on September 30, 2021 in Chattanooga.
He was a graduate of Riverside High School. He served in the United States Army. Jeffrey was the former owner of The Shoe Renewry in downtown Chattanooga.
He was predeceased by his father, Minister Buford McElrath.
He leaves to cherish his memories, fiancée, Angelena Carter; mother, Doris McElrath; two brothers, Allen McElrath and Eric (Cassandra) McElrath; sister, Minister Angela (Duane) Clark, Las Vegas, NV; aunts, Rosie Lee Sims, Florinda Callaway, Norma Johnson and Virginia Jo Jones, all of Chattanooga, Leila (Henry) Lumpkins, of Lauderhill, Fla., Irene Parker, Summerville and Sadie McElrath, Anniston, Al .; Uncle Reginald (Maebell) Cousin, of Flintstone; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; Divine Sisters Kathy Sligh, of Chattanooga and Lorraine Wimberly, of Atlanta.
The public viewing will take place from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 21 at the funeral home.
An 11 a.m. funeral service will be held on Friday, October 22 at the funeral home.
Interment will be in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Arrangements are made by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 423 622-9995.