Mr. Timothy Usher Ketterson, Sr, 70, of Dalton, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. He was a member of the Tilton Masonic Lodge # 291 F&AM for over 35 years. Timothy is survived by his wife, Vivian Thaggard Ketterson of the residence; son and spouse, Timothy Usher Ketterson, Jr. Ph.D. and Dulce M. Roman of Gainesville, FL; daughter and spouse, Christy Ketterson Phillips and Todd Phillips of Dalton; sisters, Wendy Hill of Indiana and Vicky Coots of Tennessee; brother and sister-in-law, Francis Andrew Ketterson, Jr. and Pat of Nebraska; grandson, Timothy Usher Ketterson, III of Gainesville; nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Whitfield Memorial Gardens with Tilton Masonic Lodge in charge of graveside rites. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. til 10:30 a.m. at Love Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Georgia Masonic Childrens Home, c/o Grand Lodge Secretary, P.O. Box 4665, Macon, GA 31208. Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com. Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center) is in charge of arrangements.