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 ...
November 24, 1925 - - May 08, 2019
HAROLD N. “PROF” POWERS—passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the age of 93 at his residence. Born in Meigs County, Tennessee on November 24, 1925, Prof influenced countless lives as an educator, school board member, mayor, city councilman, scoutmaster, Learn-To-Swim director, church leader and environmentalist.
Following graduation from McMinn County High School in ...
May 01, 1937 - - May 08, 2019
She was a member of Allen Memorial United Methodist Church. She was a graduate of McMinn County High School Class of 1955 and was associated with Dr. Horace Thomas as a Dental Assistant for many years. She was an avid reader and enjoyed working crossword puzzles.
She is survived by a sister and her husband, Sarah and Bob Pointer of Athens; two nieces, Susan Stewart and Julie J ...
September 27, 1944 - - May 01, 2019
Susan Norfleet Harris Willis, 74, of Athens, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville.
Susan was preceded in death by her parents Hood, Sr and Inez Teasley Harris, sister Teasley White, and brothers, Hood Harris, Jr. and Col. Sonny A. Cortner.
She was born in Florence, Alabama, and was raised on a farm in North Alabama by loving parents of the greates ...
May 18, 1986 - - April 15, 2019
Casey Jeanette Daugherty, 32, of Athens, died Monday, April 15, 2019 at her residence.
She was a native of Summerville, South Carolina and the daughter of the late Kathryn Anders Daugherty. She was also preceded in death by her maternal grandmother Ruth McNelley and paternal grandfather William S. Daugherty.
She was self-employed at Elite Auto detailing.
She is survived by a so ...
June 29, 1955 - - April 15, 2019
Retta Merenda Gregory Howard, 63, of Athens, died Monday, April 15, 2019 at UT Medical Center in Knoxville.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a daughter of the late George Harry and Delzie Mae Williams Gregory. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Wanda Coffmen.
She was of the Baptist faith and was a longtime member of the Athens Elks Lodge #1927.
December 16, 1938 - - April 13, 2019
Delphine Ingram Lane, 80, of Athens, died Saturday evening, April 13, 2019 at Starr Regional Medical Center in Athens,
She was a native of Donalsonville, Georgia and was the daughter of the late George B. and Susie McMullen Ingram. She was also preceded in death by brothers, James, Junior, Lamar, Bill, Denver, Robert and John Ingram.
She was an active member of the Athens Chur ...