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Adolph "Skip" Kwiram, Jr.

August 25, 1945 ~ March 1, 2021 (age 75)


Adolph “Skip” Kwiram, Jr., age 75, of Decatur, passed away Monday, March 1, 2021 at Tennova Healthcare of Cleveland.

A native of Athens and resident of Decatur, he was a son of the late Adolph Kwiram Sr. and Bertie Fincher Kwiram.

Skip was a member of Rogers Creek Baptist Church serving as a Deacon.  He was also a talented builder, cabinet maker and construction superintendent.

Skip was a devoted husband, Daddy, Papaw and Great Papaw.

Survivors include his loving wife of 57 years Patricia Huckabey Kwiram;

Daughters Teresa Kwiram of Decatur, Susie Knox and husband Spencer of Niota, and Darlene Hammond and husband Allen of Decatur;

Grandchildren Walker Stewart and wife Emily, Lane Hammond, Justin Franklin and Trianna Read;
Great Grandson Hoyt Stewart.

The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 PM Thursday, March 4 at Ziegler Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be at 7 PM Thursday, March 4 at Ziegler Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jeff Myers officiating. 

Burial will be at 12 PM, Friday at Short Creek Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Justin Franklin, Lane Hammond, Walker Stewart, Mike Inouye, Tommy Bohannon, Matthew Bohannon, Jeffery Bohannon and Jacob Bohannon.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Spencer Knox, Allen Hammond and Floyd Boggess.

If you are unable to attend the visitation or funeral service, you are encouraged to sign the online registry at:

Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Adolph “Skip’ Kwiram, Jr.

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March 4, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

Funeral Service
March 4, 2021

7:00 PM
Ziegler Funeral Home
521 W. Madison Ave
Athens, TN 37303

March 5, 2021

12:00 PM
ATHENS, TN 37303

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