John Chris Demis, 81, of Rossville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 2, 2021. He was born in Greenwood, S.C. to the late, Chris & Harriet Trakes Demis, and moved to the North Georgia area in 1978. He was a United States Army Veteran who proudly served his country and was a member of Heritage Pointe Baptist Church. He retired from the Chattanooga Hotel in 2005 after many years of service as an Executive Assistant and then served as a volunteer for Memorial Hospital as well as Christ’s Chapel. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and friend that will be truly missed by all who knew him. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Carol Jean Demis; daughter, Connie Ann Demis; brother, Mike Demis and sister, Constance Demis.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 5, 2021 in the Heritage Pointe Baptist Church with Rev. Neal Brown officiating. Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 10, 2021 in the Chattanooga National Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday at the church.