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Jean Fincannon Gomes, 92, of Chattanooga, TN, passed away on September 17, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph C. Gomes. She is survived by her daughter, Judge Kathleen N. Gomes and son, William A. Gomes (Sandy) and grandchildren, Lori Gomes, Michael Gomes, and Dr. Jennifer Bennett Shinall (Dr. Ricky Shinall). She was a World War II Navy veteran and served in the first class of Waves. She was social worker with the Tennessee Department for over 35 years. After retirement, she volunteered at Family Services and other charitable organizations. She leaves behind a host of friends and relatives who will miss her smile, her ability to listen, her advice and her sense of humor. She never met a stranger.

Services will be at Hamilton Funeral Home, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 37343 on Friday, September 20, 2013, with the visitation from 11 to 12 and services at 12 noon. Burial will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to: The Salvation Army, Chattanooga Area Food Bank, 2009 Curtain Pole Road, Chattanooga, TN 37406 or ARC of the Mid-South, 3485 Poplar Avenue, #210, Memphis, TN 38111.

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