featured Companion Funeral & Cremation Services joins Athens Chamber Photo special to The DPA Jun 1, 2017 Jun 1, 2017 Updated Jun 1, 2017 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Buy Now A ribbon cutting was celebrated recently for new Athens business and new Athens Area Chamber of Commerce member, Companion Funeral & Cremation Services located at 400 S. White St., in Athens. Joining the celebration and pictured here, from left to right, are Edward Goodman (A. Goodman Productions), McMinn County Mayor John Gentry, Rob Preston (Chamber President/CEO), Lisa Harrison (Chamber Diplomat), Aaron Rice (Fast Pace Urgent Care), Nina Shelton* (Shelli Cody’s mother), Allie Beth Cody* (daughter), Trae Cody-CCO (son / Licensed Funeral Director/Licensed Preneed Agent), Shelli Cody* (wife / Licensed Preneed Agent) holding Ivie Cody* (granddaughter), the Rev. Mike Womack (First Baptist Church, Cleveland), Robbie Cody-CCO (owner; Funeral Director/Embalmer), Hershel Cody* (father), Beverly Cody* (mother), Luke Shepherd*- CCO (Apprentice Funeral Director), Kavitha Reddy (Chamber Board Member), Dick Pelley (Athens City Council), state Sen. Mike Bell, Kelly Blassingame (Chamber Board Member). The asterisk (*) denotes Non-Licensed Personnel, while CCO denotes Certified Crematory Operator. Photo special to The DPA Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Trending Now Second chance offered for families to receive P-EBT benefits Police reports for Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 Comptroller responds to question raised in Englewood's audit SNAP benefits for seniors Police reports for Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020 Submit Your News We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on! Go to form Latest e-Edition The Daily Post-Athenian To view our latest e-Edition click the image on the left.