June 11, 1958 - - August 29, 2018
Steve Garren, 60, of Athens died Wednesday morning, August 29, 2018 at his residence.
He was a longtime resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Billy Vernon Garren. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Tammy Arterburn and Cindy Garren.
He was a member of Allen Memorial United Methodist Church and served in the U.S. Navy. He was an avid Nascar and U.T. Spo ...
September 17, 1951 - - August 18, 2018
Glenda Mae Vance Edwards, 66, of Athens, died Saturday morning, August 18, 2018 at her home.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County, and was a daughter of the late Robert Lee and Anna Mae Lingerfelt Vance. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Roberta Burns, and a step-daughter Kimberly Michelle Edwards.
She was a longtime member of Eastanallee Baptist Church. She ...
June 04, 1925 - - August 10, 2018
Millie Altizer Fields, 93, of Athens, died Friday, August 10, 2018 at U. T. Medical Center in Knoxville.
She was a native of Whitaker Ridge, Virginia and was the daughter of the late Jessie James and Josie Altizer. She was also preceded in death by her husband Roy Hubert Fields.
She is of the Holiness faith.
She is survived by two daughters and one son-in-law, Revina Carrick o ...
July 28, 1939 - - August 10, 2018
Merita Faye Mowell Head, 79, of Athens, died Friday, August 10, 2018 at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville.
She was a native of Jacksboro, TN and longtime resident of Athens, and was the daughter of the late John and Helen Hatmaker Mowell.
She was a member of Cumberland View Baptist Church. Faye was associated with L&M Motors as Office Manager for the past 43 years.
She is su ...
July 09, 1921 - - August 05, 2018
Tavie Barnett Slack, 97, of Athens, quietly slipped away to heaven on Sunday afternoon, August 5, 2018.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a daughter of the late Frank S. and Florence Womac Barnett. She was also preceded in death by her husband Lester G. Slack (they were founding members of Fairview Baptist Church), brothers, Claude and Harrison Barnett, a s ...
August 27, 1936 - - July 25, 2018
James Julian “JJ” Christman, 81, of Athens, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 at Starr Regional Medical Center. He was a native of Arlington, Virginia and was a son of the late Julian H. and Catherine Just Christman. He was preceded in death by a brother, Johnny Christman.
JJ grew up in Arlington, VA and then Hollywood, MD where his father served in the US ...
July 23, 1927 - - July 19, 2018
John Charles Moessinger, 90, of Athens, died Thursday morning, July 19, 2018 at his residence.
John was a native of Albany, NY and was a son of the late John Charles and Mary Cecily Dugan Moessinger.
He served in the U.S. Navy and was a graduate of Union College in Schenectady, New York. He was associated with International Paper Company in various capacities as an electrical ...
February 26, 1945 - - July 08, 2018
Reba Joyce Davis Reagan, 73, of Riceville, died Sunday morning, July 8, 2018 at her home.
She was a native of McMinn County but spent most of her life in Cleveland, and was a daughter of the late Eugene and Rachel Eaves Davis. She was also preceded in death by a son Tracy Allen Reagan.
She was a member of Union Missionary Baptist church. She was associated with Coppengers Phot ...
September 21, 1942 - - June 30, 2018
June 29, 2018
Lee Bryan "Doak" Willett, of Athens, died Friday, June 29, 2018, at his residence.
Doak was a native of Sweetwater and was preceded in death by parents Brumitt B. and Velma Wilburn Willett.
During World War II Doak served in the Merchant Marines before serving in the U.S. Army Air Corp, where he played on the 509th Bombardment Group Atomic Bombers Football Team in 1946. After ...