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Fletcher “Bunny” Stone, 71, passed away January 12, 2020.  He was August 31, 1948 in Chattanooga,Tennessee to Willie and Maggie Stone.  He was a 1966 graduate of Riverside High School.  He was employed by Vulcan Materials and retired from the City of Chattanooga. He and his brother, Bobby shared a birthday 1 year apart.  He worked diligently to care and provide for his family.  Always eager to please and make someone’s day.  His personality was larger than life, quick with a joke, and that always and forever smile. Bunny loved sports, especially football and golf.  He and his family have been lifelong members of New Zion Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Willie Stone; sister, Linda Stone; brother, Bobby Stone; grandparents, Samuel an Alberta Stallion. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Wanda Stone; daughter, Alexis (John) Stone Dawson; mother, Maggie Stone; sisters in law, Donna Stone, Mary Robinson; brothers in law, Dennis (Sheila) Saunders, Don (Debra) Saunders; nephews, Perry (Sherrie) Herman, Jamaul (Lashun) Herman, Eric Robinson; nieces,  LaTasur Green, Pamela Bowerman, Ashley Stone; great nieces, cousins, nephews; a host of other relatives and friends. Public viewing will begin at 10:00 am Friday, January 17, 2020 at New Zion Baptist Church, followed by a funeral service at 12 noon.  Interment: Lakewood Memory Gardens - East. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.

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  • Sunday, January 12, 2020
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ John P. Franklin Funeral Home
  • Monday, January 13, 2020
    To the family of MR BUNNY STONE: HE WAS A GREAT FRIEND TO MY UNCLE BOOLUM,ALPHONZO GARY AND A CARING PERSON AS WELL. I WAS A CLASSMATE TO DEBORAH STALLION SUMMEROW. THEY BOTH WERE VERY GOOD PEOPLE.MAY GOD HELP ALL OF HEARTS IN THIS FAMILY'S LOST IS MY SOLEMN PRAYER...
    ~ Edith Wadley   Chattanooga
  • Monday, January 13, 2020
    To the family of MR BUNNY STONE: HE WAS A GREAT FRIEND TO MY UNCLE BOOLUM,ALPHONZO GARY AND A CARING PERSON AS WELL. I WAS A CLASSMATE TO DEBORAH STALLION SUMMEROW. THEY BOTH WERE VERY GOOD PEOPLE.MAY GOD HELP ALL OF HEARTS IN THIS FAMILY'S LOST IS MY SOLEMN PRAYER...
    ~ Edith Wadley   Chattanooga
  • Monday, January 13, 2020
    To the family of MR BUNNY STONE: HE WAS A GREAT FRIEND TO MY UNCLE BOOLUM,ALPHONZO GARY AND A CARING PERSON AS WELL. I WAS A CLASSMATE TO DEBORAH STALLION SUMMEROW. THEY BOTH WERE VERY GOOD PEOPLE.MAY GOD HELP ALL OF HEARTS IN THIS FAMILY'S LOST IS MY SOLEMN PRAYER...
    ~ Edith Wadley   Chattanooga
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020
    A life long friend gone home, you will be miss by so many and always loved by your family and friends. rest now my friend
    ~ Robert Carroll   Hixson, TN
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020
    Sorry foryour Lost! May God bless you and your family!
    ~ Audrey High   Chattanooga, TN
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020
    Wanda & Alexis, Praying you will find the Peace that passes understanding at this difficult time. “What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose, For all that we love deeply becomes a part of us.” Much Love, Margie Leamon
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    My Condolences To The Stone Family Sorry For Your Loss "Bunny" And I Are 1966 Class-mates.
    ~ artis hollins   CHATTANOOGA
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Sorry for your loss. Hoping prayers help ease your sorrow. God bless.
    ~ Tiffany Saunders   Chattanooga, TN
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    I have know Bonny for a number of years. Grew up down the street from his wife's family in Piney Woods. Always a cheerful smile and kind words. Rest Peacefully with our Heavenly Father Amen.
    ~ Sonja Douglas/Chalmers   Chattanooga
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Richard and I send our most sincere condolences to Wanda and Alexis. We are so sorry for your loss. Bunny was our friend. May the Lord bless and keep you.
    ~ Linda Qualls   CHATTANOOGA
  • Thursday, January 16, 2020
    Michael and I would like to express our sincere sympathy to the entire Stone family. We wish you feelings of comfort, moments of peace, and memories of joy during this very difficult time. It seems like only yesterday when I introduced Bunny and Wanda and thus their journey as a couple began. Our thoughts and prayers are with you !! With Much Love, Michael & Monica Taylor
    ~ Mr. & Mrs. Michael Taylor   Dacula, GA
  • Thursday, January 16, 2020
    Love and Prayer to the Stone family in the home going of our friend. May you be strengthened by our heavenly Father daily. Love, Peace and Joy
    ~ Elizabeth Hayes   Chattanooga, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    MY DEEPEST CONDOLENCES TO THE STONE FAMILY. MAY GOD GIVE YOU ACCEPTANCE PEACE & COMFORT DURING THIS TIME OF LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. BONNIE'S VICTORY HAS BEEN WON-!! RIP IN YOUR HEAVENLY MANSION BONNIE. YOUR BEAUTIFUL SMILE & PERSONALITY WILL BE MISSED.🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 PAMELLA UPSHAW EASON & FAMILY
    ~ Pamella Upshaw Eason   CHATTANOOGA, TN
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    To my friend Mr. Bunny you will truly be missed I will always remember your beautiful smile and personality Rest In Heaven
    ~ Stephanie Carroll   Marietta, GA
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020
    Sorry for your loss! May God bless you and your family!
    ~ Audrey High   Chattanooga, TN
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020
    Wanda and Alexis, I am sorry for your loss. May God comfort you and your family. Y'all are in my thoughts and prayers.
    ~ Jean Morgan
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020
    Wanda and Alexis, I am sorry for your loss. May God comfort you and your family. Y'all are in my thoughts and prayers.
    ~ Jean Morgan
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020
    Wanda and Alexis, I am sorry for your loss. May God comfort you and your family. Y'all are in my thoughts and prayers.
    ~ Jean Morgan   Ringgold