Places

  • Athens is also known as: The Classic City and Athens,Ga.

  • Athens tourist attractions include: The State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Double-barreled cannon, Tree That Owns Itself, Twilight Series, and University of Georgia Campus Arboretum.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Kim Basinger (actor and fashion model), Jeff Daniels (actor and musician), John Barrow (lawyer and politician), Ricky Wilson (musician and singer-songwriter), Bradford Cox (songwriter and singer), Jake Westbrook (baseball player), and Brian McCann (baseball player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Athens Banner-Herald, The Red and Black, and Flagpole Magazine.

  • Athens is home to the following sports teams: Georgia Bulldogs football team and Georgia Bulldogs basketball.

History

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Before Athens officially became a town in 1806 it was already the location the University of Georgia which was constructed in 1785. Its first buildings were made of logs, and its first permanent building was a brick building which is now referred to as the Old College. The town of Athens slowly grew as the surrounding lots of land owned by the university were sold.

The official website for the city of Athens is http://www.athensclarkecounty.com/.

There are currently 16 funeral home listings for the city of Athens, Georgia. Looking for Athens cemeteries?

Athens Obituaries

It was written by The Columbian on July 5th, 2015 that Roland Lamar "Lee" Hoffer passed on in LaCenter, Washington.  Hoffer was 75 years old and was born in Athens, GA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roland Lamar "Lee"'s life.

It was revealed by Arizona Republic on June 18th, 2015 that George Brown passed on in Arizona.  Brown was 76 years old and was born in Athens, GA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George's life.

It was revealed on June 16th, 2015 that William Carl Mansberger perished in Athens, Georgia.  Mansberger was 87 years old and was born in Laurel, FL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William Carl's life.

It was revealed on March 8th, 2015 that Vernon Russell "Randy" Randall passed away in Athens, Georgia.  Randall was 91 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Vernon Russell "Randy"'s life.

It was disclosed by Visalia Times-Delta on February 10th, 2015 that Marjorie Janz (Jones) perished in Visalia, California.  Ms. Janz was 92 years old and was born in Athens, GA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marjorie's life.

It was written on December 26th, 2014 that John Allen Thomason died in Athens, Georgia.  Thomason was 54 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Allen's life.

It was written on December 12th, 2014 that Michael R "Dr B" Bachler died in Athens, Georgia.  Bachler was 76 years old and was born in Prairie Farm, WI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Michael R "Dr B"'s life.

It was noted by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on December 11th, 2014 that Emmalene McCullom (Ware) perished in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Ms. McCullom was 83 years old and was born in Athens, GA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Emmalene's life.

It was reported by The Times Record on October 24th, 2014 that Charles W Epps perished in Yarmouth, Maine.  Epps was 89 years old and was born in Athens, GA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Charles W's life.

It was disclosed by Journal News on September 25th, 2014 that Burnice S Harris (Thrasher) perished in Middletown, Ohio.  Ms. Harris was 98 years old and was born in Athens, GA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Burnice S's life.

All Funeral Homes in Athens

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Athens Memory Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Bernstein Funeral Home & Cremation Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
Bridges Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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East Lawn Memorial Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
Evergreen Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Gardenview Funeral Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Hurley Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
Hurley Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Jackson-Mc Whorter Funeral Hm
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
Jones Lexington Funeral Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Lord & Stephens Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
Lord & Stephens Funeral Homes Love Games
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Mack and Payne Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Oconee Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
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Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185
Winfreys Mutual Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Athens, WA 98185

Athens Funeral Home News

Funeral for GGC official set for today
LAWRENCEVILLE A memorial service for Lonnie Harvel will be held at 4 p.m. today at Athens First United Methodist Church. Harvel, who was the vice president of educational technology at Georgia Gwinnett College, died Thursday of a heart attack.
http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/localnews/headlines/Funeral_for_GGC_official_set_for_today_106834743.html

Athens area wreck kills teen, injures 5 others
Ellis' funeral will be at 3 p.m. Monday at ... friends donate to either the Titan baseball team or the Athens Area Humane Society. The Jordan Ellis Memorial Fund also will be established at First Georgia Banking Company.
http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-07/athens-area-wreck-kills-baseball-standout-injures-5-others

Son's remains become art that comforts Athens mom
ATHENS, Ga. -- The mother of Lance Tilton ... He has talked with different funeral homes in the area that are interested in promoting the service, he said. Still, he doesn't want to capitalize on families' sympathies or grief. He also recognizes this kind ...
http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-05/sons-remains-become-art-comforts-athens-mom?v=1288935563

Georgia Ferne Michael Kail
Georgia was a member of the Hickory Grove United Methodist Church of Charlotte, N.C. Friends may call Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Jagers & Sons Funeral Home, Athens.
http://www.athensnews.com/ohio/article-32497-georgia-ferne-michael-kail.html

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