John Paul Athens

September 25, 1929July 12, 2011

John Athens |

ATHENS, John John Paul Athens, 81, of Tucker, GA, passed away July 12, 2011. He was born in Clearfield, PA, and was the son of the late William and Constantina Athens. Mr. Athens retired from Lockheed's Procurement and Engineering division. He served honorably in the United States Marine Corp., and was a graduate of Georgia State University. He was preceded in death by his wife, Willadean Segars Athens of Decatur, AL. Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Alison and Darren Moore, of White, GA; his sons and daughters-in-law, William Paul and Elizabeth Athens of St. Rose, LA; George Benjamin and Florence Athens of White, GA; his sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Louis Christo of Atlanta, GA; his brother and sister-in-law, George and Bessie Athens of Dunwoody, GA; and his sister, Catherine Athens of Millbrar, CA; his grandchildren, Skyler Montana Moore, Sahara Nevada Moore, Kael Athens, Easton Athens, Dominic Schiro, and Brianna Schiro. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 2 pm in the chapel of Floral Hills Funeral Home, with Dr. Brian Wright officiating. Interment will follow in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements by Floral Hills Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 3150 Lawrenceville Hwy, Tucker, 770/491-3021.


  • Visitation Friday, July 15, 2011
  • Funeral Service Saturday, July 16, 2011

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Sharon Hunt Phil.4:7

July 14, 2011

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.


July 14, 2011

To The Athens Family,
My prayers are with you and yours, May the God OF Comfort continue to be with you and yours, during these difficult times.