Robert James Locke, 78, of Ooltewah passed away Sunday, November 5, 2023 at his residence.
Born in Saint Petersburg, FL., Mr. Locke has been a resident of the Hamilton County area for over 40 years.
He retired from McKee Foods and was also a retired veteran of 28 years from the Coast Guard Reserves, US Navy and the TN National Guard.
He was a member of the Collegedale Seventh-day Adventist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Kathleen Locke; 2 sons, Robert George Locke, Ooltewah and Johan Leon (Minsu) Locke, West Virginia; granddaughter, Adelaide Locke, West Virginia; 2 sisters, Mary Holden and Anita (Charles) Voigt, both of Ohio.
At Mr. Locke’s request there will be no visitation or service at this time.
You may share words of condolence to the family at www.hertagechattanooga.com
Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.