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“Our Dearest Neighbor's, We have heard of your loss and are so grieved by the news. We are praying for all of you and if you need anything or just...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: John and Carolyn Davis - GA

“Ray, Tasha, And Amber, my heart is broken for you with the loss of Donna. She was one of the best nurses I have ever had the privilege of working...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jay Westmoreland

“I last saw Donna one Sunday afternoon. She had such a glow about her! We laughed about our days in the ER at Hutcheson and how our lives have changed...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn Wooten, RN - GA - friend

“Dear Amber, I am so sorry to hear of the recent passing of your mother. I know she was such a special part of your life,and always will be. You will...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Joy - Ooltewah, TN

“Amber, Our love and prayers go out to you and all of your family in this time of loss. Know that you have many girls at work who were thinking of you...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Amanda & Clay Conwill - Rossville, GA

“My condolences to the family. Donna was a very skilled and compassionate care giver. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: William Lewis - NC

“My heart goes out to all of you right now. Donna was a very special strong woman with a big heart. She was a great mother, wife, and grandmother. ...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jackie Saylors - Chattanooga, TN

“ heart goes out to you and your family. The love of a mother is like no other love. Her beautiful spirit will be missed. I am praying for...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Beth Hixson - Chattanooga, TN

“Heaven has recieved one of the most beautful angels. My heart hurts for you Tasha and your family. I'm praying for you all. God Bless You All. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Pamela Hicks - Rossville, GA

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Donna Gale Brodie, 49 of Rossville, Georgia traveled to her chosen destination, Heaven, to be with God for all eternity this Saturday, February 16, 2013 peacefully at her home with her husband and daughters by her side.
Mrs. Brodie was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather; Ernest V. Henegar, maternal grandparents; Fred D. and Elsie Marie Richardson and her beloved mother; Alice Marie Henegar. Mrs Brodie is survived by her devoted husband; Mr.Raymond R. Brodie Jr. a daughter; Mrs. Amber Regal and her husband Mr. Chad Regal both of Flintstone, Ga. and daughter; Miss Tasha Brodie of Rossville, Ga. Other survivors include her father Mr. Donald G. Henegar, of Rossville, Ga., Paternal grandmother; Ms. Ruby Mulkey of Chattanooga, Tn., brother and sister in law; Mr. John F. and Jacqueline Henegar of Ringgold, Ga., brother in law; Mr. Robbie Brodie of Chickamauga, Ga., brother and sister in law; Mr. And Mrs. Steve and Gwen Brodie of Ringgold, Ga., Also her beloved granddaughter, Miss Makenzie Regal. Also, many beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends will remember Donna with love.
Mrs. Brodie was born October 27, 1963 in Southgate, Los Angeles County, California. She attended Cloud Springs Elementary, Lakeview Middle School and was a 1981 graduate of Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High School. Her professional career choice was nursing where she proudly served the Fort Oglethorpe, East Ridge and Chattanooga communities for over 25 years. Most of that time was served at the Hutcheson Medical Center in Fort Oglethorpe helping save lives in the trauma / emergency unit. On February 26, 1983, Miss Donna Henegar married the man of her dreams and became Mrs. Donna Brodie for life.
Mrs. Brodie also had many interests other than her chosen profession. She loved to worship God and was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. Spending time with her family was always at the top of her list. However, her other interests including playing with her B.F.F. Makenzie, softball, golf, fishing, camping, Georgia Bulldog football, laughing, loving and enjoying life, especially with her husband, Ray of nearly 30 years. As a child Donna loved twirling baton, tennis, softball, singing and playing music with her mother, cheerleading and travel. Her "Happy Place" was the sugar white beaches of Destin, Florida where she traveled to countless times during her optimistic and fun loving life and spent many a happy day in her perfect place on earth. However, Donna's greatest talents were her patience, kindness to others, leadership, positive outlook and the God given ability to develop her own unique style of communication with canvas, paint and a brush. A legacy to be cherished by all that knew and loved her.
Special thanks to all of the fine physicians, nurses and staff at the Memorial Hospital Oncology department for their professionalism and compassion and also all of the fine people that represent Chattanooga Hospice and the unique comforting service they provide. Sadly, there will be one less survivor at Purple Stride Chattanooga 2013.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 at Shiloh Baptist Church with Reverends Paul O'Neal, Derrell O'Neal, and Joe Pickett officiating. Entombment will follow at Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park. Family will receive friends from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday, 1:00 PM until 8:00 PM Tuesday at the funeral home, and will receive friends at the church from 11:00 AM until service time Wednesday. Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home-Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.