Capt. Jeff Francis of the Chattanooga Police Department passed away Wednesday night from what appears to be a heart attack.

Services for Francis will be held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Church of the Highlands, formerly Highland Park Baptist.

Francis served the city as a police officer for the past 28 years.

He was also the chaplain for Hamilton County Rescue Services.


Along with being a deacon at Highland Park, he was director of Camp Joy for two years.

The family will receive friends tomorrow from 4 to 8 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home.

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