Virginia “Dianne” Brantley –

Virginia “Dianne” Brantley, 75, a native of Chattanooga, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 20, 2022.

She was born on September 9, 1947, in Chattanooga, the daughter of Albert Terry and Iilya Eileen Smith Steil.

He was preceded in death by his brothers “Bud” and Terry Steil, Sr.

She is survived by her husband, John Carl Brantley, daughter, Karla Wilson, sonJ. Shawn Southerland, daughter-in-law, Joanne Southerland, brother Frank Steil, sister-in-law Martha Steil, grandchildren Jacob Southerland, Sidney Southerland, Bray Wilson, Logan Southerland, Kylie Wilson, nieces Tina Steil, Missy Drew, Kristy Steil, Tracey Steil, Stacey Cathey, and nephews Tony Steil and Terry Steil Jr.

He attended First Calvary Baptist Church at 300 Bell Ave., Chattanooga.

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A memorial service to honor his life will be held at First Calvary Baptist Church on September 10 at 1:30 p.m.

Arrangements are handled by Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, Rossville, Ga.