The Optimist Club of Athens recently awarded a scholarship to Julia “Marci” Marcelle Hall at the club’s youth appreciation meeting. Jack Baldwin, president of the Athens Optimist Club, presented the scholarship to Hall. She is a 2020 graduate of Athens High School. She was active in Beta Club, National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, Student Council Association and the Mayor Youth Commission. She was also active in the Octagon Club, an Optimist club for high school students. She plans to attend the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the fall.
This Week's Circulars
Paul Hill, 78, of Athens, Alabama, died Sunday, August 9, 2020, at Athens-Limestone Hospital. Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Bruce Johnson officiating. Burial in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Spry Funeral Home. Mr. Hill was born Oct…
Jerry Kenneth McCollum, 80 formerly of Natchez, Mississippi, passed away Friday, August 7th, 2020, at Athens Limestone Hospital. Mr. McCollum was born December 9th, 1939, to Floyd McCollum and Mamie Ruth McCollum. He is survived by his wife, Nancy McCollum; daughter Wendy McCollum; son-in-la…
Charles Elder Caler, 92, passed away August 8, 2020. Given present health concerns, the family will have a private funeral service with Rev. Clint Coffey officiating. Mr. Caler will be interred at Woodlawn Cemetery in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania.
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