Recent obituaries

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James Clark

James Wesley Clark Sr., 74, of Elkmont, died Thursday at Decatur-Morgan Hospital.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, November 20, 2017, at Spry Funeral Home Chapel...
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James Clark

Anthony Allen

Anthony Lawrence Allen Sr., 86, of Athens, died Thursday at his residence.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, November 18, 2017, at The Church of Jesus Christ of...
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Anthony Allen

Crystal Sanchez

Crystal Gail Sanchez, 29, of Athens, died Monday at Athens-Limestone Hospital.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, November 17, 2017, at Spry Funeral Home. Burial...
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Crystal Sanchez

Edward Calvin

Edward P. Calvin, 89, of Athens, passed away Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at Floyd E. Tut Fann Veterans Home. Mr. Calvin was born October 27, 1928, in Limestone...
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Edward Calvin

Kathyrine Malone Springer

Surrounded by the love of her family and comforted by the love of her Savior, Kathyrine Irene "Rene" Malone Springer, 82, of Metropolis, Illinois, formerly of...
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Kathyrine Malone Springer

Hubert Crow, Jr.

Hubert Lee Crow, Jr., 82, of Athens, Alabama, passed away on November 6, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. Pa was a devoted and loving husband, father,...
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Hubert Crow, Jr.

Thomas Bullington

Thomas Bennett Bullington, 78, of Athens, passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Athens-Limestone Hospital.
The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday,...
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Thomas Bullington

Jonathan Blackwell

Jonathan Kirk Blackwell 41 passed away October 21, 2017 in San Diego, CA. He was born February 10, 1976 in Decatur, AL to Glenn Charles and Martha Holland...
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Jonathan Blackwell

Mildred Thomas

Mildred Thomas, 101, of Elkmont, died Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at her home.
Born Saturday, October 7, 1916, in Ardmore, Alabama, she was the daughter of the...
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Mildred Thomas

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Recent death notices

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Gladys Black

The Graveside Service for Gladys Black age 92 was held Thursday November 16, 2017 at Athens City Cemetery
McConnell Funeral Home assisted the family
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Gladys Black

Maple Twitty

Funeral service for Maple Corine Twitty, 77, will be noon Saturday, November 18, 2017, in the Homer L. Moses Memorial Chapel of Peoples Funeral Home. Visitation...
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Maple Twitty

Jamie Cullen

Jamie Marie Cullen age 51 of Athens, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017. A memorial service will be held 10:00AM Friday, November 17, 2017 at Friendship North...
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Jamie Cullen

Judy Hurn

The Funeral Service for Judy Gail Pylant Hurn age 53, of Athens, AL; will be Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at McConnell Memorial Chapel with Shawn...
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Judy Hurn

Keith Malone

Funeral service for Keith R. Malone, 33, will be 1 p.m. Saturday, November 11, 2017, at Oak Grove CME Church, the Rev. Charlie Johnson officiating. Visitation...
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Keith Malone

Naydean Long

Naydean Long, 93, of Anderson, died Monday at Limestone Health Facility. Services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with...
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Naydean Long

Wanda Crawford

Wanda Jean Crawford, 60, of Athens, died Tuesday at her residence. Services will be 1 p.m. Friday, November 10, 2017, at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Green...
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Wanda Crawford

Glenda Proctor

Mrs. Glenda Mae Proctor, 68, of Athens, died Sunday at her residence. Services will be noon Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at First Church in Athens with Bruce...
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Glenda Proctor

Floyd Newman

The graveside service for Floyd "Jeff" Newman, 60, of Athens, will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Gatlin Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Saturday at McConnell...
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Floyd Newman

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Recent story contributions

Condolences forCrystal Sanchez
Fly High Little Momma, You May Be Gone From This Earth But You Will Never Be Forgotten Baby Girl. I Remember Times When You, Sirika and Christy... Read more
By Rena Moore

Condolences forElla McElyea
I'd like to extend my deepest sympathies to the family. When I read her obituary in the paper I was flooded with warm memories from my childhood. ... Read more
By Kay Beckham Baugher

Condolences forJonathan Blackwell
So very sorry for the loss of your precious son, Jonathan; we will be remembering you. Read more
By Louise Todd