January 21, 1934 - - November 27, 2022
Regenia Lawson Mayfield, 88, beloved wife of Lawson Breedlove passed away, Sunday, November 27, 2022 at her home.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was the daughter of the late Jack and Faye Clayton Lawson. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Tom Mayfield and a sister Jeanette Lawson.
She was a member of Keith Memorial United Methodist Chu ...
June 22, 1932 - - November 26, 2022
Joan Epperson Johnson, 90, of Athens passed away Saturday November 26, 2022 at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Joan was born on June 22, 1932 to Ollie Ray and Junie Faye Moreland Epperson. She graduated from McMinn County High School in 1950 and attended Tennessee Wesleyan College where she earned a degree in teaching.Joan taught the second grade at City Park School in A ...
December 18, 1961 - - November 23, 2022
Jeffrey Scott Whitehead flew Home to Heaven around midnight on November 23rd.
Jeff was born on December 18, 1961. He graduated from McMinn County High School in 1980. He graduated from Tennessee Wesleyan in 1984 with a Business Management Degree. He spent most of his life working at Bowater, and then retired from there- and moved on to Yates Construction at the Wack ...
August 03, 1927 - - November 23, 2022
Jacqueline Jean Hicks Covert, 95, of Athens, passed away November 23, 2022 at her home.
She was a native of Grand Rapids, Michigan and was a daughter of the late William and Bertha Cripes Hicks.
She is survived by three daughters, Terry Lee Bode, Catherine Pursell, and Penny Vermurlen; two sons, Nicholas Gianacakas and George Gianacakas.
The family will have a private memorial ...
November 18, 2022
James (Jimmy) Howard Moore, 87, of Athens, passed away Friday, November 18, 2022 at Morning Pointe of Athens.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Hugh and Essie Knox Moore. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 62 years Judith Ann Ashley Moore.
He was a member of Keith Memorial United Methodist Church. He was a graduate of Tennessee Wes ...
April 15, 1929 - - November 13, 2022
March 01, 1946 - - November 08, 2022
On Tuesday, November 8th, 2022, Jeffrey J. Brandon, beloved husband and father, passed away. He was seventy-six. He is survived by his adoring wife, Donna Brandon, daughter Tierney Brown of NJ, son Nick Brandon of FL, grandchild Ryan Brown, brothers Stephen Brandon of FL, Rick Brandon of NJ, and sister Susan Dietz of NJ.
Born in 1946, he grew up on the Jersey shore, his Father ...
December 16, 1938 - - November 08, 2022
Billie Bea “Dee Dee”Heltz, 83, passed away peacefully in her sleep on the morning ofTuesday, November 8, 2022, at Morning Pointe Assisted Living in Athens, TN. Billie Bea was a lifelong resident of Athens.
Growing up, Billie Bea happily performed the not-so-glamorous chores of grooming, feeding the horses, cleaning their stalls, and doing the same for her father’s priz ...
November 12, 1943 - - November 05, 2022
Clarence Galen Smith, 78, of Athens, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2022 at the home of his son Matthew. He was a native of Scotland County, North Carolina and was the son of the late Lewis Galen and Louada Resibois Smith. He was also preceded in death by his wife Karen Cunningham Smith and a granddaughter, Chelsey.
He was associated with Atlantic Tool and Die in Quality co ...
March 24, 1929 - - November 04, 2022
William L. (Bill) Snyder passed away Friday, November 4, 2022 at his home in Niota, Tennessee.
Bill was born March 24, 1929, to Robert H. and Alpha Simpson Snyder in Niota. Bill was a graduate of McMinn County High School class of 1947 and attended Tennessee Wesleyan College. He proudly served as a member of the Tennessee National Guard, in the U.S. Army during the Korean War ...