George Athens Obituary

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George K. Athens

April 13, 1924 - April 24, 2013
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George K. Athens, 89, of Dunwoody, died April 24, 2013.   Born April 13, 1924 in Clearfield, Pennsylvania and graduated from Clearfield High School. He was a Navy Veteran of WWII and attended Georgia State University. Mr. Athens retired from Lockheed after 40 years of service.   Survivors include his wife, Bessie K. Athens; son, John George Athens; daughter, Mary Ann Athens and her husband, Clay Griffith; grandchildren, Will and Virginia Griffith; sisters, Mary Christo and Katherine Athens; several nieces and nephews.   Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 27 th at 11 o’clock at the Greek Orthodox...


George K. Athens, 89, of Dunwoody, died April 24, 2013.  Born April 13, 1924 in Clearfield, Pennsylvania and graduated from Clearfield High School. He was a Navy Veteran of WWII and attended Georgia State University. Mr. Athens retired from Lockheed after 40 years of service.  Survivors include his wife, Bessie K. Athens; son, John George Athens; daughter, Mary Ann Athens and her husband, Clay Griffith; grandchildren, Will and Virginia Griffith; sisters, Mary Christo and Katherine Athens; several nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 27th at 11 o’clock at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation. Interment Arlington Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 to 8 with prayers at 7 at H.M. Patterson & Son, Oglethorpe Hill Chapel, 4550 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, Georgia, 30319.     



"For Bessie, John and Mary Ann -- Son Mark shared the sad news of George's passing upon our return from an extended trip. We are saddened that a wonderful..." Dennis & Judy Allen (Greenville, SC)

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