December 23, 1948 - - June 21, 2019
Allen Self, 70, of Athens, died Friday afternoon, June 21, 2019 at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was raised by his grandparents the late Robert and Lillie Axley McDonald.
He was associated with Johnson Controls as a security guard until his retirement and had helped his grandparents on their farm. He was an avid fisher ...
July 11, 1926 - - June 17, 2019
Katherine Moates Elkins, 92, of Athens, died Monday, June 17, 2019 at Life Care Center of Athens.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a daughter of the late James L. and Nena Browder Moats. She was also preceded in death by her husband Cletus Leonard Elkins, and brothers , Dan and Joe Moates.
She was a member of East Athens Baptist Church and served as secreta ...
January 07, 1935 - - May 23, 2019
Joyce Dean Watson King, 84, of Seneca, SC, died Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Park Place in Seneca.
She was a longtime resident of Athens and Maryville and was a daughter of the late Johnnie, Jr. and Florence Whitaker Watson. She was also preceded in death by her husband John King, by sisters Reba Chisam and Jo Myers, a brother Rondal Watson.
She was a member of New Providence Pr ...
February 18, 1939 - - May 19, 2019
Burl E. (Homer) Jennings, 80, of Decatur, died Sunday, May 19, 2019 at his residence.
He was a lifelong resident of Meigs County and was a son of the late Burl and Orzie Kile Jennings. He was also preceded in death by his in-laws, Malcolm and Mandy Brown, a brother Steve Jennings and a sister Ida Mae Shelton.
He was a member of Cottonport Baptist Church and was a member of Mei ...
November 16, 1942 - - May 18, 2019
Tommy Gary Watson, 76, of Athens, died Saturday, May 18, 2019 at CHI Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Thomas Green and Hazel Irene Boyd Watson.
He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Kellene and Jamie Hickman and Kristena W. Holloway; a son and his wife, Keith and Step ...
August 05, 1928 - - May 17, 2019
Glenn Edward Lawson, 90, of Athens, died Friday, May 17, 2019 at Lakeland Villa in Lakeland, Georgia after an extended illness. Until 2012 he was a resident of McMinn County and a son of the late Frank E. Lawson and Willie Mae (Bill) Morrow Lawson. He is predeceased by his wife, Earlane Hamby Lawson and his in-laws, J. E. Hamby and Rosa Webb Hamby.
Surviving are his children, A ...