James Rufus Altman
April 28, 1928 - June 14, 2020
James Rufus Altman, 92, of Trenton, GA, passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2020.

Mr. Altman was retired from J&L Steel of Cleveland, OH with more than 20 years of service. He also worked at the uranium plant in Portsmouth, OH for the Manhatten project. Mr. Altman was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during the Korean Conflict, was a member of the Steelworkers Union, and the American Legion Post #108. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Altman, and granddaughter, Tiffany McDaniel.

Survivors include his children, Barbara Jo and Kimberly Sue; step-children, Deborah, Donna, & Franklin; siblings, Ester, Viola, Maratha, & Donald; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews.

A funeral service with full military honors was conducted at the Chattanooga National Cemetery with Bro. Eddie Cantrell officiating.

Online condolences may be shared at ryanfuneralhome.net.

Arrangements are by Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory, Trenton.

Interment Funeral

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404