December 19, 1981 - - December 10, 2018
Timothy David Oden, 36, of Athens, died Monday, December 10, 2018, from injuries sustained in a Pedestrian/Auto accident.
He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Randall Oden.
He was a graduate of McMinn County High School and was a self employed carpenter.
He is survived by his son, Quentin Oden of Sweetwater; sister and her husband, Laura Beth an ...
July 08, 1935 - - December 09, 2018
Athens, Tennessee—Merna Ruth Swayne Jaquish, age 83, passed away from complications of cancer on December 9, 2018.She was born July 8, 1935, to Allen and Ruth (Mitchell) Swayne in Evelyth, MN. Her parents moved around the country with her father’s job in the U.S. Forest Service, so she spent time in MN and CA, and the bulk of her childhood was in east TN. She met her future ...
April 28, 1918 - - December 09, 2018
Lieutenant Colonel Arnett E. Kilpatrick, Retired, of Riceville, Tennessee and a former resident of Nassau Bay, died on Sunday morning, December 9, 2018.
Arnett was born on April 28,1918,in Athens, Tennessee, to the late Elias and Elizabeth Shoemaker Kilpatrick. He graduated from Sweetwater High School in Sweetwater, TN and earned a degree in Mathematics from Trinity University ...
September 17, 1943 - - December 05, 2018
Mildred Diane McMahan Cormell, 75, of Athens, died Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at Etowah Health Care.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a daughter of the late Harry and Vivian Wiggins McMahan. She was also preceded in death by her daughters, Amy Suzanne and Elizabeth Cormell, a son, Robert Earl Cormell, and grandparents, Bessie and John Wiggins.
Diane was a ...
December 18, 1951 - - December 03, 2018
Richard Wayne Daniels, 66, of Decatur, died Monday night, December 3, 2018 at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga.
He was a native of McMinn County and longtime resident of Decatur and was a son of the late Richard and Emma Arnold Daniels. He was also preceded in death by a son Richard Wayne Daniels, Jr, and his father-in-law, Robert Tuggle.
He was of the Baptist faith. He was a ...
December 24, 1937 - - November 27, 2018
Helen Marie Hoogland O'Donnell, 80, of Athens, died Tuesday night, November 27, 2018 at Life Care Center of Athens.
"Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect."-Samuel Johnson.
If there's one defining characteristic of Helen Marie Hoogland O'Donnell's life, it is curiosity. Helen never lost the ability to seek out new experience ...
November 09, 1941 - - November 26, 2018
Jackie Joe Fagg, 77, of Athens, passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at Starr Regional Medical Center.
He was a lifelong resident of Athens and was a son of the late Jordan Hampton and Mary Ranzey McKeehan Fagg. He was also preceded in death by a sister Virginia Fagg Coleman.
Jackie was an avid fisherman, hunter, and a former member of the McMinn County Rescue Squad. He was ...
November 28, 1938 - - November 07, 2018
Mary Ann Hutsell Elrod, 80, of Athens, died Wednesday night November 7, 2018 at Hospice of Chattanooga Care Center.
She was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was the daughter of the late Kendall and Pauline (Polly) Boyd Hutsell. She was also preceded in death by a brother Paul Hutsell, and a step-son Keith Elrod.
Mary Ann died the same way she lived her life with Faith ...
November 04, 1957 - - November 02, 2018
Sandra Dean Sexton, 60, of Athens, died Friday afternoon, November 2, 2018 at NHC of Athens.
She was a native of Flint, Michigan and a resident of Athens for the past nine years. She was a daughter of the late David William and Edna Leone Baxter Dean and was also preceded in death by a brother Dwight Dean.
She was a member of the Church of Niota.
She is survived by a daughter, ...
James Hornsby Jr
October 14, 1925 - - October 29, 2018
James Howard (Jimmie) Hornsby,Jr, 93, of Decatur, died Monday night, October 29, 2018 at Starr Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Allensville, Kentucky,
was a lifelong resident of Meigs County, and was a son of the late James Howard, Sr and Lizzie Lee Prince Hornsby. He was also preceded in death by a sister Jane E. Hopper, and a brother Jackson Prince Hornsby.
He was a ...