Obituary for Helen Ruth McCloy at Bell Funeral Home

Helen Ruth McCloy was born April 4, 1936 in Athens Limestone County to Elenora Nayoma Artie Vining. She went to her heavenly home on November 1, 2022. She married the love of her life, Horace McCloy, on July 9, 1950, in Lowndes, Mississippi and he passed February 14, 2005. TheyRead More  

WADDELL, Talmadge

   Talmadge W. B. Waddell, 90 of Athens, Alabama, died Wednesday, November 30, 2022 at Limestone Health Facility. Service will be 1pm Monday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Danny Butler officiating with burial in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation is from 12noon until 1pm Monday at Spry Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Josh Hartsell, Jonathan Hardiman, Harold Johns, Royce Waddell, Ricky George and Anthony Claxton. Honorary

Goff, Howard

   Howard Braxton Goff, 63 of Elkmont, passed away on Monday, December 19th, 2022, at his residence. Mr. Goff was born on January 26th, 1959, in Limestone County, to Josh and Mildred Hughes Goff. Mr. Goff is survived by his wife, Donna Goff; daughter Amberly Brown (Cody); son Joshua Goff (Kaela); sisters Brenda Swanner (Curtis) and Beverly Taylor (Kenneth); brother Joel Goff (Erika); granddaughter Lillyana


   Rhonda Kay Carruth, 62 of Athens, Alabama, died Thursday, December 8, 2022 at her residence. Mrs. Carruth was born May 12, 1960 in Limestone County and she was a homemaker. There will be a 2pm Graveside Service Monday at Dement Cemetery with Tim Anderson officiating. No visitation is planned. Spry Funeral Home in Athens is directing. Survivors: Father, Ted (Peggy) McLemore of Athens. Sisters,

HILL, Mary

   Mary Ruth Hill, 78 of Athens, Alabama, died Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at her residence. Mrs. Hill was born June 25, 1944 in Limestone County, she was a member of Round Island Baptist and she was a homemaker, a loving wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. There will be 1:30pm Graveside Service Saturday at Lentzville Cemetery with Mike Green officiating. Visitation is from 11am


   On Monday, November 28, 2022, Geneva Alice Smith Morell, loving wife and mother of three children, passed away at the age of 84. Nana, the name given to her by her 5 grandchild and most used by many close relatives and friends was born October 9, 1938 in Athens, Alabama. She grew up in Athens with 9 siblings, 8 of which who proceeded her

BATES, Edsel

   Edsel Earl Bates Sr. age 95 of Athens passed away Sunday at Goldton Living Center in Athens. Mr. Bates was born October 5, 1927 in Limestone County. Mr. Bates was longtime Elder and member of Brentwood church of Christ, and a member of Pleasant Valley church of Christ in Athens. Mr. Bates assisted in the startup of W.L.Hailey and Co. Inc. in Nashville later

Rogers, Charles

   Charles Edward Rogers, Jr., age 72 of Athens, passed away Wednesday November 23, 2022. He was born in Hazard, KY, on March 30, 1950, to Charles Edward “Bud” and Sarah Self Rogers. He moved to Huntsville in 1970 and spent most of his later years in the Limestone county area. Mr. Rogers loved all sports, especially Kentucky basketball, and was an Auburn fan after