Funeral Homes in Athens, TX

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Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Athens.

Suburbs of Athens: Baxter, Cardinal Hall, Cardinal Sta, Crescent Heights, Tri Cities, Walton.

Athens is also known as: Henderson County / Athens city.

Their current mayor is Mayor Philip Rodriguez.

Zip codes in the city: 75751, 75752.

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Carroll Lehr Funeral Home

Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home had its beginning back in 1900 when the late E.A. Carroll established a hardware and undertaking business. Seven years later, Mr. J.R. Lehr joined the firm as a sales clerk and manager of the undertaking department. In...

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Athens Cemetery Association
S Prairieville St
Athens, TX 75751
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Carroll Lehr Funeral Home
1910 E Tyler St
Athens, TX 75751
Cooper Funeral Home
316 Laird Ln
Athens, TX 75751
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Garrett & Tucker Funeral Directors
514 N Faulk St
Athens, TX 75751
Gordon-Foster-Brown Funeral Hm
402 E Tyler St
Athens, TX 75751

Nearby Funeral Homes for Athens

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Boren-Conner
Hwy 69 S.
Bullard, TX 75757
Bullard Memorial Cemetery
Hwy 69 South
Bullard, TX 75757
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Cain Browns Memorial Funeral
1119 W Royall Blvd
Malakoff, TX 75148
Cedar Creek Memorial Park
16701 State Hwy 198
Mabank, TX 75156
Chandler Memorial Funeral Home
205 S Broad St
Chandler, TX 75758
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Davis Funeral Home
1008 W South St
Palestine, TX 75882
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Eubank Funeral Home Incorporated
27532 State Highway 64
Canton, TX 75103
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Hilliard Funeral Home
386 N Maple Ave
Van, TX 75790
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Mc Coy Funeral Home
501 W Oak St
Palestine, TX 75802
Memorial Funeral Home & Cemetery Mausoleum
12053 State Highway 64 W
Tyler, TX 75709
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Paschal Funeral Home
120 Sw 3rd St
Kerens, TX 75144
Paschal Funeral Home
406 S Reagan St
Kerens, TX 75144
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Thompson Funeral Home
Highway 175 & Garrison St
Frankston, TX 75763
Tomlinson Funeral Home
State Highway 274
Seven Points, TX 75143
Tomlinson Funeral Home Incorporated
403 E Royall Blvd
Malakoff, TX 75148

Facts about the city

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Barron Tanner (american football player), and Gracie Whitton (actor).

Athens is a city in Henderson County, Texas, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 12,710. It is the county seat of Henderson County. The city also calls itself the "Black-Eyed Pea Capital of the World." Athens was selected as one of the first 'Certified Retirement Communities' in Texas. It was named after Athens, Alabama by one of the early residents who came from there.

Athens Obituaries

It was written by The Herald Democrat on December 27th, 2019 that Charles Glenn Sr Hess died in Athens, Texas.  Hess was 80 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles Glenn Sr's life.

It was reported by Tyler Morning Telegraph on August 9th, 2019 that Ada Nell Burnett passed away in Athens, Texas.  Burnett was 92 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ada Nell's life.

It was written by Tyler Morning Telegraph on August 2nd, 2019 that Roy Alton Rose passed away in Athens, Texas.  Rose was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roy Alton's life.

It was reported on January 16th, 2019 that William Terrell Jr "Terry" Rankin perished in Athens, Texas.  Rankin was 69 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William Terrell Jr "Terry"'s life.

It was reported on October 11th, 2018 that Carl Leroy Anderson perished in Athens, Texas.  Anderson was 78 years old and was born in Seminole, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Carl Leroy's life.

It was written by Texarkana Gazette on November 26th, 2017 that Christopher Sean Sillavan perished in Athens, Texas.  Sillavan was 43 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Christopher Sean's life.

It was noted by Texarkana Gazette on August 4th, 2017 that Charles E "Diddy Boot" Harris perished in Athens, Texas.  Harris was 58 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles E "Diddy Boot"'s life.

It was noted by South West Times Record on April 4th, 2017 that John D Roberts perished in Magazine, Arkansas.  Roberts was 59 years old and was born in Athens, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John D's life.

It was disclosed by Texarkana Gazette on June 10th, 2016 that Betty Phelps (Butler) passed away in Athens, Texas.  Ms. Phelps was 76 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Betty's life.

It was revealed by Texarkana Gazette on June 10th, 2016 that Betty Phelps (Butler) passed on in Athens, Texas.  Ms. Phelps was 76 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Betty's life.

History

As of the United States Census, 2000 census, the city population was 11,297. The city also calls itself the "Black-Eyed Pea Capital of the World", due to their annual black-eyed pea festival. According to the Texas Legislature, Athens is the "Original Home of the Hamburger#US hamburger origins . Athens is a city in Henderson County, Texas County, Texas, in the United States. It is the county seat of Henderson County, Texas County .

The official website for the city of Athens is https://www.athenstx.gov.

News

Trying to make sense of a fishing buddy's death
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Veterinarian, military man touched lives
A memorial will be at 12:30 p.m. today at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen ... of Florida and LaJuana Leus of Floresville, Texas; two brothers, Kevin Warren of Denison, Texas, and Louis Warren of Athens, Texas; and four grandchildren.
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James Jim' Edward Creech, 61: Documented historic sites as an architect
He was 61. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens. Bernstein Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Creech, who was born in Charleston, S.C., joined the U.S. Air ...
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Maryville to get picture of first mayor
All of the surrounding counties were invited to a barbecue honoring U.S. Senator Sam Houston who stopped here at his childhood home on his way to Washington, D.C., to be sworn in as a Texas senator ... pastor of a church in Athens when in October 1832 he ...
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Justice funeral today " Local News " Athens Review, Athens, Texas
A judge, who was once called "The Most Hated Man in Texas," died last week in Austin while being lauded in Athens and across Texas today in a private
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