Obituaries

Allen Self
B: 1948-12-23
D: 2019-06-21
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Self, Allen
Katherine Elkins
B: 1926-07-11
D: 2019-06-17
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Elkins, Katherine
Joyce King
B: 1935-01-07
D: 2019-05-23
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King, Joyce
Burl Jennings
B: 1939-02-18
D: 2019-05-19
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Jennings, Burl
Tommy Watson
B: 1942-11-16
D: 2019-05-18
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Watson, Tommy
Glenn Lawson
B: 1928-08-05
D: 2019-05-17
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Lawson, Glenn
Harold Powers
B: 1925-11-24
D: 2019-05-08
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Powers, Harold
Carol Rogers
B: 1937-05-01
D: 2019-05-08
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Rogers, Carol
Susan Willis
B: 1944-09-27
D: 2019-05-01
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Willis, Susan
Casey Daugherty
B: 1986-05-18
D: 2019-04-15
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Daugherty, Casey
Retta Howard
B: 1955-06-29
D: 2019-04-15
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Howard, Retta
Delphine Lane
B: 1938-12-16
D: 2019-04-13
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Lane, Delphine
Jean Nankivell
B: 1920-10-29
D: 2019-04-10
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Nankivell, Jean
Jean Nankivell
B: 1920-10-29
D: 2019-04-10
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Nankivell, Jean
Michael Galyon
B: 1958-08-19
D: 2019-04-06
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Galyon, Michael
Freida Rose
B: 2019-04-28
D: 2019-04-05
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Rose, Freida
Mary Hardin
B: 1925-03-02
D: 2019-03-31
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Hardin, Mary
Cecil Martin
B: 1932-01-01
D: 2019-03-30
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Martin, Cecil
Robert Pogue
B: 1943-03-15
D: 2019-03-30
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Pogue, Robert
Jean Millard
D: 2019-03-29
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Millard, Jean
William Dender
B: 1957-03-10
D: 2019-03-24
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Dender, William

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Allen Self

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 ...

Katherine Elkins

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 ...

Joyce King

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 ...

Burl Jennings

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 ...

Tommy Watson

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 ...

Glenn Lawson

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 ...

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