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The Limestone County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests Thursday:

This Week's Circulars


Funeral for Antonio Derelle Parker, 30, will be noon Saturday, July 20, 2019, at Peoples Funeral Home. Burial in Thatch-Mann Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-7 p.m. Friday and one hour before the service at the funeral home.

David Larry Newton, 72, of Athens, died Monday, July 15, 2019 at Athens-Limestone Hospital. Mr. Newton was born June 21, 1947, in Limestone County. He was a member of First Independent Methodist Church of Athens, a retired welder, and a member of Athens Masonic Loge No. 16. Funeral will be 2…

Funeral for Marilyn Dean Holt, 64, is noon Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Peoples Funeral Home. Visitation is 6-7 p.m. Saturday. The body will be in the church one hour before the funeral. Burial in Thatch-Mann Cemetery.

Funeral service for Pearline Ratliff, 89, will be 1 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Peoples Funeral Home, Athens. The Rev. Jeremiah Gardner officiating. Peoples FH directing. Visitation noon-12:30 p.m. Thursday at Peoples FH. Burial in Thatch-Mann Cemetery.