Obituary Policy

We accept obituaries from funeral homes and cremation firms only.

For obituaries to be published on Thursday, funeral providers should submit them by noon on Tuesday. Email text in a Word document and the photo as a .jpg file to announcements@oconeeenterprise.com. In the obituary please state the city where the person lived and the age at death. We encourage inclusion of the personal background of the deceased, including school or college, military service, career and church affiliation.

Obituaries are subject to a nominal charge. There is no charge for a photo. Contact The Oconee Enterprise at
(706) 769-5175 ext. 107 for more information.

Lilles Whitehead Miller passed away quietly on May 21, 2022. Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 26, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Jan Rogers, "Pappy," went to be with our Lord and Savior May 21, 2022, just 10 days short of his 73rd birthday. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. For a full obituary, see the May 26, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Dr. Lawrence Michael (Mike) Streetman, 75 years old of Watkinsville, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022 surrounded by family. Visitation will be held at Oconee Chapel, ACS at 2370 Hwy 53, Watkinsville, GA 30677 on Friday, May 27 from 4-7 p.m. Oconee Chapel, ACS, 2370 Hwy 53, Watkinsville, G…

Laverne Cooper, 86, of Oconee County, entered the gates of heaven on May 12, 2022. Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, West, Watkinsville, GA is in charge of arrangements.www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 26, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Laverne Cooper, 86, of Oconee County, entered the gates of heaven on May 12, 2022. He was born in Huntsville, Texas on the Fourth of July 1935 and later moved with his family to Jackson County, Georgia. After serving in the United States Navy during the Korean War, Laverne moved to Oconee Co…

Margarette Elizabeth "Beth" Garrett Bar-Haim of Athens passed away May 8, 2022, at the age of 53 after a long, courageous battle with illness. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, A Family Company, 3705 Highway 78 West, Snellville, GA 3…

Gary D. Hale, 59, passed away to his heavenly home on May 14, 2022. Lord and Stephens Funeral Homes are in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 19, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

On Apr. 28, 2022 Linda Mize Dixon passed away at the age of 77. Linda will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. However, at this time, no funeral or memorial arrangements have been planned. For a full obituary, see the May 19, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Stanislaus Skalski, 88, of Watkinsville, passed away peacefully in his sleep on May 8, 2022.Lord and Stephens, East, 4355 Lexington Rd, Athens, GA.www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 12, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Mary Elizabeth Lovern, 87, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2022. Lord and Stephens, West is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 12, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Joan Staiger, 91, of Watkinsville, passed away on May 6, 2022.Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, West, Watkinsville, GA, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 12, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Michael Scott Seger of Athens passed away on May 4, 2022, at the age of 57. Lord & Stephens Funeral Homes, West, Watkinsville, GA is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the May 12, print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.