Nada Alspaugh

Mrs. Jo Alspaugh passed away on August 19, 2017, at the age of 94. She was born July 22, 1923 to Frederick and Amanda Murphy in Akron, Indiana, the youngest of four daughters. She married her high school sweetheart, Foster D. (Joe) Alspaugh. Upon his retirement they moved to Watkinsville, GA where they resided for […]

Gloria Veazey

Gloria Jean Veazey, 73, wife of John Lamar Veazey, died Tuesday, August 22, 2017. Born in Athens, she was the daughter of the late James Lee and Frances Cobb Stephens. She retired from Flowers Inc. Wholesale. Survivors include her husband, daughters; Sheri Veazey of Statham and Tara Butler of Dewy Rose, GA; sisters: BJ Weaver […]

Arlene Eddy

Arlene Julia Eddy, 100 of Crawford, passed away August 22, 2017. She was the daughter of the late, Roy & Lillie Mae Turner; also preceded in death by her brothers, Edwin and Sam Turner and a special friend, Bob Ely. Services are Saturday 2:00pm August 26, 2017 at Lord & Stephens, East Chapel with Chris […]

Cecelia Halastra

Ceil Rose Halastra, 90, of Athens, died August 20, 2017. Born in Peckville, PA, she was the daughter of the late George and Rose Dronzek Washburn, preceded in death by a brother, George Washburn and the widow of Paul Walter Halastra (2007). Ceil is survived by daughters, Marilou Braswell and Kim Halastra, of Athens; grandchildren, […]

Benjamin Holton

Benjamin Jackson Holton, native of Watkinsville, passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017 just two days shy of his 90th birthday. Born in Bacon County, GA, he was a son of the late Thomas Berry Holton and Carrie Johnson Holton. Mr. Holton was a member of the Mt. Vernon Masonic Lodge #22. He was employed with […]

Gerard Foley

Gerard “Jerry” Benedict Foley, 71, of Athens, Georgia, died Thursday, August 17, 2017. He was born in Bronx, New York on April 13, 1946, the son of the late Michael and Bridget Delia Foley. He graduated from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY in 1968 with a BA degree in Economics. He lived and worked […]

Richard Loyd

Dr. Richard O. Loyd, a Georgia Cancer Specialists physician and former bishop of the Athens 2nd Ward congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017. He died surrounded by family after 11 days in the Piedmont Athens Regional Cardiac ICU. Born in New Orleans, La., on […]

Peter Nadeau

Peter George Nadeau, 77, of Colbert, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, he was the son of the late Arthur Giddeon Nadeau and Mary Jane Gagne Nadeau. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy and served on the USS Piedmont. Mr. Nadeau worked at GE and Schweitzer’s Mill in […]