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Providing quality funeral services since 1958
Tom and Polly Ziegler established Ziegler Funeral Home on January 1, 1958, at its current location. Tom Ziegler was from Southern Meigs County, Tennessee. Polly Ziegler is from Winchester, Tennessee. They met while Tom was attending John A....
Ziegler Funeral home is pleased to offer families and their loved ones a wide range of services. Whether you desire a traditional service, a special memorial service, an intimate family graveside service or a combination of them, the Ziegler...
Since 1958, Ziegler Funeral Home has been providing Athens, TN and surrounding areas with quality funeral services. We pride ourselves in our heritage and the traditions surrounding the families that we serve. Our goal is to understand your...
Halbert William Harris
Passed away Monday, May 2, 2016
At Life Care Center of AthensRead More
Ricky Joe Charles, Age 52, Of Athens, Passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016.
A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was a son of the late Sarah Frances “Frankie” Palmer Charles and was preceded
in death by an infant brother, “Little” Joe Charles. He was an employee of Gary Bright Construction.
Survivors include his wife,
Deborah McNelley Charles of Athens
Andrea Ricker of Ten Mile
Haley McNelley and special friend, Robbie Lucas of Athens
Joseph “Dillion” Charles of Athens
Joe Charles of Athens
Four grandsons: Hunter Brown, Ely Brown, Tuff Ricker and Brayden Charles
Six sisters and four brothers-in-law,
Charlotte and Larry Boyd of Niota
Johnnie Watson and Jeff Garrett of Athens
Janet and Darrell Gregory of Athens
Eva McKeehan of Niota
Ruth and Ronnie Herron of Niota
Cheryl Moore of Athens
One brother and sister-in-law,
Randy and Teresa Charles of Niota
Several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Special friend, Gary Bright
Funeral services will be 7 pm Monday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy Irons officiating. Friends will meet at Cedar Grove Cemetery on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 for an 11 am graveside service.
Pallbearers will be Joseph “Dillion” Charles, William Henry, Bradley Moore, Randy Charles, Johnathan Charles, Jeremy Boyd, Josh Herron, and Hunter Brown.
The family will receive friends from 4-7 pm Monday at the funeral home.
If you are unable to attend the visitation or service, sign the guest registry at www.zieglerfuneralhome.com.
Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Ricky Joe Charles.Read More
Anna Ruth Goforth Hall
Passed away Wednesday morning, April 27, 2016
At Consulate Healthcare of Chattanooga.Read More
Dalene Thompson Wiggins
Passed away Sunday night, April 24, 2016
At her home.Read More
Linda Faye Stafford Ballew
Passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016
At Starr Regional Medical Center of AthensRead More