Irvin Bryan Herndon Sr.



IRVIN BRYAN HERNDON SR., 79, Blountsville, died Aug. 9, 2016, at the residence. A retired street superintendent with the town of Blountsville, he was a member of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church. He was the widower of Betty Ann Mead Herndon, who died in 2013. Also predeceasing him were parents Ellis L. and Purnia Bryan Herndon, son Barron Keith Herndon, grandson […]

Cheryl Peck Holland



CHERYL PECK HOLLAND, 63, Tampa, Fla., died July 17, 2016. Born in Oneonta, she attended Oneonta High School and had lived in Tampa for the last 37 years. She worked as a realtor, was known as a gourmet cook, an excellent seamstress, and enjoyed genealogy and the outdoors. She was a member of the Florida Trail Hiking and Walking Club […]

Veronica Keener



VERONICA KEENER, 68, Trafford, died Aug. 11, 2016. Predeceasing her were father William “Bill” Holt and half-brother Wayne Holt. Surviving are husband Larry Keener; son Lynn ( Jessi) Kenner; mother Carleen Holt. Memorial services were held at 10 a.m. on Aug. 13 at Lemley Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Youngblood Cemetery.

Daphne Elliot Moore



DAPHNE ELLIOTT MOORE, 86, Blountsville, died Aug. 8, 2016, at St. Vincent’s Blount. She was a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church. Parents Clarence and Vernie Ratliff Elliott and brother Eugene Elliott predeceased her. Surviving are husband Zadie Moore; daughter Patti (Valice) Robertson, Blountsville; granddaughter Lanchon Robertson, Blountsville; sisters Polly Nuss, Cullman, Margaret (Robert) White, Hanceville. Michael Murphree officiated the […]

Randy Bruce Putman



RANDY BRUCE PUTMAN, 61, Blountsville, died Aug. 8, 2016. He worked as a truck driver with J.B. Hunt Trucking Company. Parents Bruce and Jeanette Isbell Putman and brother Mike Putman predeceased him. Surviving are daughter Amy Putman, Michigan; two grandsons; sister Vicky Smith, Blountsville. Mike Smith officiated the 10 a.m. graveside service held Aug. 13 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Serving […]

Donna Sanderson



DONNA SANDERSON, 76, Oneonta, died Aug. 10, 2016. She attended First Baptist Church of Oneonta. She was a graduate of Etowah High School, concession director at Central Park Athletic Association, and known as “Mom” by all the children at the ballpark. Son John Thomas Kearley III, daughter Tammy Palmer Reams, brother Harry Collins, sister Billie Collins Mayben, and parents Massey […]

Maggie Marie Self



MAGGIE MARIE SELF, 86, Altoona, died Aug. 8, 2016. She was predeceased by parents Denson and Minnie Blackwood Haynes, husband of 61 years, G.L. Self, daughter Regina Green, brother Eldridge Haynes, and sisters Elaine Strickland and Margie Bryson. Surviving are son Carthal (Ann) Self; daughters Nell ( Jimmy) Miller, Charlotte (Billy) Davis, Sherry (Ken) Boyd, Mary Malone; seven grandchildren; eight […]

William Connor Wilson



WILLIAM CONNOR WILSON, 6, was called to his heavenly home on July 30, 2016. On January 22, 2010, God sent an angel. In Connor’s short life, he spent five years battling a rare pediatric brain tumor. He brought his family a lifetime of love and joy. He never complained throughout his surgeries and numerous treatments and stood strong, showing courage […]

Two businesses open doors



Daylight Donuts celebrated the new Oneonta location (next to Subway) with a ribbon cutting on Monday, Aug. 15. The store opened Saturday at 5 a.m., and business has been steady ever since. Owner James Pich invites everyone to come in and try all the sweet and savory treats the shop has to offer. The Oneonta location hours are 5 a.m. […]

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