This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

Mr. David Wayne Ferguson, 58, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Friday, May 29, 2020 at his home. Mr. Ferguson was born April 21, 1962, in Athens, Alabama, to Billy Wayne and Gayle Goforth Ferguson. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Victor Lawrence and Mary Ferguson, John William a…

Leroy Craft, 84, of Athens, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020 at home. Mr. Craft was born February 1, 1936, to Leonard Melvin Craft and Thelma Wallace Craft. Funeral services for Mr. Craft will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 29, 2020, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home with Randy Carter officiatin…

Jo Ann McCracken Sandlin, 87, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020 at home. She was born June 9, 1932, to Walter "Sam" McCracken and Mary Boyd McCracken. Jo Ann was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She worked as a nurse for Dr. Crutcher and was well-known for her…

Nolan "Stump" Wayne Haney, 75, of Elkmont, Alabama, died May 24, 2020, at his home. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. May 27, 2020, at Gatlin Cemetery, Ardmore, Alabama.

Roger Daniel Butler, 57, of Athens, Alabama, died Sunday, May 24, 2020, at Huntsville Hospital. He was a member of Blackburn Road Baptist Church and a employee at Steelcase, Athens, Alabama. He was preceded in death by his father, James Paul Butler. Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Wednesda…

Davin Kyle joins buglers across the nation to play 'Taps' at 3 p.m. on Memorial Day. The 2020 movement is known as Taps Across America. 

The annual Athens Police Memorial typically held in Downtown Athens during National Police Week will be an online video this year that honors the nine in the line of duty deaths in Limestone County.

A Calhoun Community College nursing student who survived an explosion in the military and battled cancer has sewn hundreds of protective masks for fellow health care workers in the Tennessee Valley.

Friends and coworkers of Penny Helton stage a parade days before her death after a long battle against stage 4 cervical cancer. 

East Limestone High School teacher Melanie Perry organized a parade of more than 50 vehicles to drive by the home of local students Sam and Sadie Helton after their mother passed.