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Betty Jo Brown Arnold

Posted on Aug 2, 2015 in Obituaries | 3 comments

Betty Jo Brown Arnold

Age 78

Of Athens

Went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, August 2, 2015

At her residence.

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Dean Howard

Posted on Jul 31, 2015 in Obituaries | 5 comments


Dean Howard

Age 77

Of Decatur

Passed away Friday, July 31, 2015

In Chattanooga, TN.

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Lena Bell Coleman Wilson

Posted on Jul 26, 2015 in Obituaries | 1 comment

Lena Bell Coleman Wilson, age 82, of Athens TN, passed away Sunday morning, July 26, 2015, at her residence.

A native of Tellico and lifelong resident of McMinn County, she was a daughter of the late Lush Ezell and Meadie Marie Lynn Coleman and was preceded in death by her husband Forrest Jackson Wilson, siblings; Esther Harris, Gladys Edmondson, Elsie Phillips, Cecil Coleman and Bessie Hammonds.  She was a member of Deity Baptist Church.

Survivors include:

2 Daughters and Son in Law:

Myra and Wayne Owsley of Niota TN

Pamela Wilson of Athens TN

Two Sons:

Jack Wilson of Florida

Roger Wilson of Athens TN

Sister in law: Josephine Farner of Athens TN

Several Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral services will be 7 PM Monday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with the Reverand Bob Roberts officiating.

Burial will be 11 AM Tuesday in South Liberty Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Jason Ferris, Aaron Million, Robert Wilson, Lester Edmondson, Ken Hammonds, Richard Harris and Josh Owsley

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Chattanooga, 7625 Hamilton Park Drive, Chattanooga TN 37421.

Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Lena Bell Coleman Wilson.

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Margie “Cousin Margie” Walton Ballard

Posted on Jul 20, 2015 in Obituaries | 2 comments

Margie “Cousin Margie” Walton Ballard

Age 88

Of Athens

Passed away Monday morning, July 20, 2015

At her home.

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Elizabeth Ann Lunsford Slack Davis

Posted on Jul 17, 2015 in Obituaries | 1 comment

Elizabeth Ann Lunsford Slack Davis

Age 70

Of Athens

Passed away Friday, July 17, 2015

At Hutcheson Medical Center in Ft. Oglethorpe, GA.

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