November 04, 1957 - - November 02, 2018
Sandra Dean Sexton, 60, of Athens, died Friday afternoon, November 2, 2018 at NHC of Athens.
She was a native of Flint, Michigan and a resident of Athens for the past nine years. She was a daughter of the late David William and Edna Leone Baxter Dean and was also preceded in death by a brother Dwight Dean.
She was a member of the Church of Niota.
She is survived by a daughter, ...
James Hornsby Jr
October 14, 1925 - - October 29, 2018
James Howard (Jimmie) Hornsby,Jr, 93, of Decatur, died Monday night, October 29, 2018 at Starr Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Allensville, Kentucky,
was a lifelong resident of Meigs County, and was a son of the late James Howard, Sr and Lizzie Lee Prince Hornsby. He was also preceded in death by a sister Jane E. Hopper, and a brother Jackson Prince Hornsby.
He was a ...
Lloyd Kimbrough Jr
May 12, 1943 - - October 22, 2018
Lloyd "Doc" Kimbrough, Jr., 75, of Riceville, died Monday morning October 22, 2018, at Starr Regional Medical Center.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Lloyd W, Sr and Mary Wade Kimbrough. He was also preceded in death by his sister Mary Ellen Kimbrough, affectionately called Sis.
He was a member of East Athens Baptist Church. He was a gradu ...
November 18, 1928 - - October 22, 2018
Ida Lou Wilson Griggs, 89, of Johnson City, TN and formerly of Athens, went to be with the Lord, Monday, October 22, 2018. She was born November 18, 1928. She was a strong, kind, sweet spirited woman who was loved by her family.
She was a native of McMinn County and was a daughter of the late David R. and Ora Belle Thompson Wilson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cha ...
February 22, 1934 - - October 22, 2018
sleep on October 22, 2018.
Born Nancy Sue Davis on February 22, 1934, in Athens, TN, she spent her childhood in Athens before attending finishing school, college and law school.
Nancy was a graduate of Radcliffe College in Cambridge MA, and The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. Nancy was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1965. Nancy also attended Gulf Park College in Gulf Park ...
August 02, 1968 - - October 12, 2018
Chad C. Swafford,50, of Cleveland and formerly of Riceville, departed this life Friday morning, October 12, 2018 at his home.
He was a devoted son, father, and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by two infant sons Rory and William, his maternal grandparents, Basil and Dorothy Nunley and paternal grandparents Roy and Suda Swafford, and an aunt, Gail Nunley Womac.
He was a mem ...
August 04, 1927 - - October 08, 2018
Mary Kate Williams-Thompson-Bartlett, 91, a resident of Cleveland and formerly of Athens,TN was welcomed into the Kingdom of Heaven on October 8, 2018. She was of the Christian faith, Southern Baptist denomination, and was a member of Christ Community Church in Athens. She was born in the beautiful small town of Bryson City, North Carolina, in the heart of the Smokey Mountain ...
May 02, 1937 - - October 03, 2018
Sara " Joan" Wilson,81 , of Riceville, died early Wednesday morning October 3, 2018 at Morning Pointe of Athens.
Joan was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was the daughter of the late Clyde and Sara Lee Elder Wilson. She was also preceded in death by two brothers Kenneth and Darrell Wilson and a very special dedicated companion Gene Copeland.
She was a member of the Ch ...
June 28, 1957 - - September 14, 2018
Mark Jeffrey Case, 61, of Athens, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family, Friday, September 14, 2018.
He was a long time resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late John McGary Case. He was also preceded in death by a brother David Case.
He had attended Family Worship Center in Lakeland, Florida and was a longtime member of the VFW Post 5146 ...
July 29, 1951 - - September 13, 2018
Fred Ricky "Rick" Rowland, 67, of Niota, died Thursday afternoon, September 13, 2018 at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville.
He was a native of Maryville and longtime resident of McMinn County, and was a son of the late Luther E.B. and Flora Brown Rowland. He was also preceded in death by his step-mother Mary Cathern Russell Rowland, and a brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and ...