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.

Fredda Gillen Murray, 70, of Watkinsville passed away on July 25, 2021. Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, WEST is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the July 29 print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Gloria Jean Gibson Morgan, age 79, of Watkinsville, who entered into Heavenly rest on June 27, 2021. Evans Funeral Home, Inc, 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia, is in charge of arrangements. For a full obituary, see the July 29 print editi…

Joyce Marie (Sayed) Zehna, 81 of Watkinsville, died early July 13, 2021, after a brave battle with cancer. Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, WEST, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com.  For a full obituary, see the July 22 print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Barbara Nelle “Bobbie” Dodd, 82 of Winder, wife of 62 years to Doyle Dodd, died Sunday, July 18, 2021. Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, WEST, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the July 22 print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Joyce Marie (Sayed) Zehna, 81 of Watkinsville, died early July 13, 2021, after a brave battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her family at the time of her death. Joyce was born June 4, 1940 in Trinidad, Colorado to Sara Lee (Ferri) Sayed and Joseph Nicholas Sayed. She graduated from Holy…

Toby Patrick Bradberry, 51, of North High Shoals, passed away on July 11, 2021. Lord and Stephens, West is in charge of arrangements.www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the July 15 print edition of The Oconee Enterprise.

Vickie Rabun Carithers, 61 of Watkinsville, wife of 43 years to Tim Carithers, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Friday, July 9, 2021. Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, WEST is in charge of arrangements.  www.lordandstephens.com. For a full obituary, see the July 15 print …