Jill Adaire McAchren

Jill Adaire McAchren, 58, of Athens, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at Vanderbuilt Medical Center in Nashville. She was a native of Erie and a former resident of Harborcreek, Pa. She was the daughter of the late Durward and Opal McAchren. She was an employee of the Bradley County School System, where she taught Pre-K at Hopeville Elementary School. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Athens, where she was involved with AWANA and taught ESL at the church. Survivors include four sisters and one brother-in-law, Pam McAchren of Athens, Kahanai Skydance of Arcata, Calif., Karen and Ken Earl of Athens and Judy Tanguary of San Jose, Calif., two brothers and sisters-in-law, Rick and Sheila McAchren of Erie, and Bill and Joyce McAchren of Erie, special friends Vera Studer of Erie, and Nina Hudson of Germany and many nieces and nephews.

Published in the Erie Times-News on Dec. 2, 2012