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Mr. Bill Haraway, 82, of Athens, AL, passed away on Monday, December 31, 2018, at Athens-Limestone Hospital. Mr. Haraway was born on April 28, 1936, to Elbert Haraway and Alma McNatt Haraway.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife...
Mrs. Donna Ruth Thomas, 76, of Athens, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2018, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.
Mrs. Thomas was born on November 7, 1942, in Jefferson County, Alabama, to Joel Elbert Farrell and Claudia Riley Farrell.
Mr. Kenneth Wayne Gooch, age 75, of Athens, AL, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Limestone Health Facility. Mr. Gooch was born on July 24, 1943 to Thomas Gooch and Marie Adams Gooch.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his...
Joey Douglas McElyea, age 43, of Athens, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. McElyea was born Sept. 17, 1975, in Limestone County to Marshall McElyea and Vickie Buchanan Wallace.
Memorial service for Mr. McElyea is 11...
Wynell T. Reynolds, age 79, of Athens, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018, at Athens Limestone Hospital.
Mrs. Reynolds was born Feb. 17, 1939, in Limestone County to Vernon Ezra Terry and Vona May Davenport Terry.
Funeral for Mrs. Reynolds...
Marie Owens, age 72 of Decatur, passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Athens Limestone Hospital. Mrs. Owens was born January 18, 1946 in Limestone County.
Services are Saturday at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. Visitation is...
Hayden Cole Stephens, age 23, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Athens Limestone Hospital. Hayden was born on November 20, 1995 in Morgan County to Johnny Stephens and LeeAnn Whitt Stephens.
He was preceded in death by his...
Mr. Donald Carlton Morell, 82, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at his home.
Mr. Morell was born Aug. 3, 1936, in Limestone County to Christa Morell and Wilma Doris Morell Chase.
He was preceded in death by his parents;...
Glennis Junita Williams, 79, of Athens, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018, at her residence.
Mrs. Williams was born March 18, 1939, in Limestone County to Roy Lee Adams Sr. and Hattie Bell Crawford Adams. She was a member of Sardis Springs...
Mamie Chandler Martin Neese, age 80, of Athens, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at her residence.
Mrs. Neese was born on Nov. 25, 1938, in Limestone County to Fred Martin and Mary Huston Martin.
Services for Mrs. Neese are 4 p.m. Sunday,...
Allen Ray Smith, age 58, of Elkmont, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.
Mr. Smith was born Sept. 5, 1960, in Bakersfield, California, to Allen Harrison Smith and Catherine Ann McElyea Smith.
Services for Mr. Smith...
Mr. Thomas "Tommy" Wayne Martin Jr., age 50, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at his home.
Tommy was born Dec. 25, 1967, in Limestone County to Thomas Wayne Martin Sr. and Jeannie Atnip Balch.
He was preceded in death by his father; and...
Mrs. Margaret "Margie" Alvina Sanchez, age 90, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.
Mrs. Sanchez was born Jan. 31, 1928, in Northland, Wisconsin, to Floyd and Goldie Shaw.
She was preceded in...
Wendell Eugene Powers, 86, of Athens passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Athens-Limestone Hospital. Mr. Powers was born May 7, 1932, in Limestone County to Bob Lee Powers and Bessie Fee Penley Powers.
Services for Mr. Powers are...
Mr. Bernard Dale Oppman, age 79 of Athens, Alabama, passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at Athens Limestone Hospital. Mr. Oppman was born on June 11, 1939, in Gary, Indiana, to Charles Oppman and Carmen Garvis Oppman.
He was preceded in...
George Edward Clark, age 91 of Athens, passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Clark was born May 13, 1927 in Oklahoma to Ula W. Clark and Hattie D. Clark.
Services for Mr. Clark are Monday, November 26, 2018 at Limestone...
Mrs. Shirley Brunner Moore, 83, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at Athens Health and Rehab.
Mrs. Moore was born June 4, 1935, in Greenville, Tennessee, to Samuel Irvin Brunner and Orneta Chrisenberry Brunner.
Mr. Walter Benton Black, age 95, of Athens, Alabama, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at his home. Mr. Black was born on Feb. 5, 1923, in Limestone County to Walter Lester Black and Mary Susan Janie Moran.
He was preceded in death by his...
Nella V. Bassham, age 100, of Athens, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at her residence.
Mrs. Bassham was born Feb. 24, 1918, in Limestone County to William T. Skeets and Cassie B. Brooks.
Services for Mrs. Bassham are 1:30 p.m. Saturday,...
Harril Dave "Buddy" Locke, age 84, of Athens, passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. Locke was born July 18, 1934, in Limestone County to Lermon Locke and Rossie Reece Locke.
Services for Mr. Locke are 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16,...
Mildred G. Thompson, age 88, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.
Services will be noon Thursday at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. Visitation will be 10-11:45 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in New Salem Cemetery.
Jerry was born March 26, 1942 and passed away on Friday, November 9, 2018. Jerry was a resident of Athens, AL at the time of passing.
Services will be Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Bert Wilson...
Elaine Reardon Hughes, age 88 of Madison, formerly of Elkmont, AL, went peacefully to heaven on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Hospice Family Care surrounded by family. Mrs. Hughes was born November 15, 1929 in Lauderdale County to William B....
Jerry Wayne Patterson, age 70, of Athens, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. Patterson was born on August 25, 1948, in Altus, Arkansas, to Nova Lois Barnett.
Graveside service for Mr. Patterson is Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at...