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Paula Byers Ferguson, 66, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019 in Chattanooga. Paula was a 1970 graduate of Central High School. She was a fun and energetic person who spread love, smiles and hugs to everyone she met.  Paula was last employed with Wedgewood Cleaners where she was a professional presser doing what she loved for over 30 plus years. She was a true servant of God. Paula was a member of the usher board at Rock Island Baptist Church where she took her position seriously and greeted everyone with a smile assisting however she could. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Lula Byrd Johnson; grandfather, Leonard Pucket; mother, Loren Turner Byers and son, Kenny Byers. She leave to cherish her memories her husband, Bennie F. Ferguson, son Chadwick D. Byers; daughter,LaShannon (Marcus) McConnell; 2 brothers, Jonathan Byers of Chattanooga and Ronnie Byers of Atlanta Ga.; 5 granddaughters, Kayla Byers, Teaira Byers, Aaliyah Featherstone, Todja Featherstone and Saniya Byers; 3 grandsons, Sonaji Byers, Dondre Byers and Savari Byers and a host of nieces, nephews and several friends that she spoke with daily. The body will lie in state beginning at 9:00 a. m. until 1:00 p. m. on Friday, August 16, 2019 at the funeral home. A funeral service will follow at 1:00 p. m. in the chapel. Interment: Greenwood Cemetery. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.

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  • Saturday, August 10, 2019
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
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  • Thursday, August 15, 2019
    Paula was such a sweet person. I went to Junior High and High School with her. I was always very fond of her. God Bless you Family. Debra B. Wheeler, classmate