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Linda Holt

Linda Nell Holt, 77, of Athens, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at her residence. Mrs. Holt was born November 16, 1940, in Jefferson County, Alabama, to Oren...
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Linda Holt

Sybil Dewhirst

Sybil Fudge Dewhirst age 95 of Athens, passed away Friday, May 18, 2018, at her residence. Mrs. Dewhirst was born January 27, 1923, in Zimbabwe, Africa to W.N....
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Sybil Dewhirst

Junior Cox

Junior O. Cox age 80 of Athens, passed away Monday, May 21, 2018, at Limestone Health Facility. Mr. Cox was born March 7, 1938, in Limestone County, AL, to Joner...
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Junior Cox

Erskin Thornton

Erskin Curtis Thornton, age 83, of Athens passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018 at his home surrounded by family and friends.
Mr. Thornton was born March 18, 1935...
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Erskin Thornton

S. Kelley

Shirley Max Kelley, 83, of Cullman passed away Friday, May 18, 2018, at Cullman Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Kelley was born March 4, 1935, in Athens, Alabama,...
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S. Kelley

Brian Griffin

Brian Scott Griffin, 48, Madison, Al., passed away May 13, 2018 at his residence. Brian is preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Mobley Griffin and his brother,...
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Brian Griffin

Frances Powers

Frances Adell Powers age 80 of Athens, passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Limestone Health Facility. Mrs. Powers was born November 30, 1937 in Limestone...
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Frances Powers

Martha Jean Sims

Martha Jean Sims, 62, of Elkmont, Alabama, died May 15, 2018, at Huntsville Hospital, Huntsville, Alabama. Born Monday, January 2, 1956, in Athens, Alabama, she...
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Martha Jean Sims

James Branson

Mr. James Harold Branson passed away May 15, 2018. He was born April 13, 1945, in Iuka, Mississippi, to his parents Herbert and Grace Branson.
He attended Iuka...
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James Branson

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JB Ivey

Funeral service for Mr. JB Ivey, age 81 of Athens, will be Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 2 p.m. at McConnell Memorial Chapel with brother Rick Craft officiating. ...
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JB Ivey

Cliffie Whitt

Cliffie Gibson Whitt age 71 of Athens, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at her residence. Graveside services will be Thursday, May 24, 2018 1:00 p.m., at Athens...
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Cliffie Whitt

Mareena Pendergrass

Memorial service for Mareena Eaton Pendergrass, 50, of Athens, who died May 5, 2018, will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Macedonia Church of Christ in...
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Mareena Pendergrass

Phillip Moran

Phillip Ray Moran, 64, of Athens died Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Huntsville Hospital. Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in...
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Phillip Moran

Carlyne Willis

Services will be noon Wednesday, May 23, at New Life Baptist Church with Pastor Antoyne Green officiating. Burial in Limestone Memorial Gardens. Visitation one...
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Carlyne Willis

Julius Guin

Julius Guin, 91, of Athens, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at Crossville Health and Rehab. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Bud White...
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Julius Guin

Lillian Jackson

Services for Mrs. Lillian H. Jackson, 84, will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Elkmont CPCA in Elkmont with Pastor Clint Scales officiating and Peoples...
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Lillian Jackson

Norman Cluff

Norman Clinton Cluff, 90, of Athens, died May 10.
Service is being held 11 a.m. Saturday at Midway Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests...
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Norman Cluff

Cecil Smith

Cecil Walter Smith, 75, of Elkmont, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Huntsville Hospital. Memorial services 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018, at Limestone Chapel...
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Cecil Smith

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Condolences forLouise Steele
Her Husband Wallace was the best man at y parents 1942 wedding...When I was born in l950 she always said I was her GOD CHILD.....We enjoyed many... Read more
By George Terrell Jr

Condolences forBrian Griffin
My heart is heavy, Doug & family...this is just not the natural order to lose a child. Please know that heartfelt love, prayers for comfort, &... Read more
By Paula Davis Smith

Condolences forMartha Jean Sims
My sweet mother in law my (second momma) I love you so much and miss you dearly I sure hope you are loving Heaven I will see you again one day but... Read more
By Angela