October 31, 2014

Reverend “Coach” Bob Norton

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Rev. Robert Wade Norton, Sr., age 85 of Conyers, Georgia passed away on October 26, 2014 at the Abbey Hospice in Social Circle, Georgia. Funeral services for Rev. Norton will be held on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. from the Franklin First Baptist Church in Franklin, Georgia. The interment will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan, GA. The … [Read more...]

Mrs. Billie Hubbard

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Mrs. Billie Morse Rankin Hubbard, age 84 of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 24 at the Hospice LaGrange in LaGrange, Georgia. Memorial services for Mrs. Hubbard will be conducted on Sunday, October 26, 2014, from the Franklin United Methodist Church with the Reverends Brett Mathews and Rick McMahan officiating. The interment will be at a … [Read more...]

Mr. Hugh Allen Key


Mr. Hugh Allen Key, age 60, of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Thursday evening, October 16, 2014 at his residence. He was born July 3, 1954 in Austell, Georgia, the son of the late Hubert Key and the late Velva Lee Barrett Key. He was employed in the family’s business as a mechanic with West Georgia Automotive and was a member of the Olive Branch Baptist … [Read more...]

Mrs. Lynn Coleman


Mrs. Lynn Tucker Coleman, 42, of Hogansville, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014, at her home. Mrs. Coleman was born July 31, 1972, in Newnan, and lived in the Hogansville area most of her life.  She was a member of Faith Baptist Church in LaGrange and was employed as a quality control welding inspector at Kia Motors Manufacturing of Georgia. Survivors … [Read more...]

Mrs. Nywanna Jiles Tucker

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Nywanna Jiles Tucker “Punkin”, age 61 of Bowdon, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014. She was born June 12, 1953 in Carroll County to Mr. Clifford Jiles and the late Mrs. JoAnn Jones Shelton. She was a homemaker and Baptist by faith. In addition to her mother, she is preceded in death by a sister, Peggy Storey and step-son, Mark Tucker. Survivors include … [Read more...]

Mr. Randy Bohannon

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Mr. Randy Willis “Bo” Bohannon, age 62 of Whitesburg passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014 at the Carrollton Nursing and Rehab Center. Memorial services for Mr. Bohannon will be conducted on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 11:30 A.M. from the Lowell Congregational Holiness Church with Reverend Pete Collins and Pastor Charles Smith officiating. Mr. Bohannon … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sara Foster


Mrs. Sara Frances Cook Foster, age 96 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at the Savannah Court Assisted Living in Newnan, Georgia on October 10,2014. Funeral services for Mrs. Foster were conducted on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. from the Stutts Funeral Home in Franklin, Georgia with the Rev. Brandon Brooks officiating. Music was provided by Debbie … [Read more...]

Mrs. Ann Henry


Mrs. Sylvia Ann Stephens Henry, age 81 of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Monday, October 6, 2014 at her home surrounded by loved ones. Funeral services for Mrs. Henry were conducted on Thursday, October 9, 2014, at 2:00 P.M. from the Flat Rock Campground with the Reverends Gary Parrish, Bob Norton, and Brett Mathews officiating. Music was provided by … [Read more...]

Mrs. Pat Barber

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Much loved and respected Heard County educator, Patricia Yvonne Nutt Barber passed away on October 4, 2014 and was met at the Easter Gate by her beloved husband, Hollis Barber. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 4 P.M. from the Union Grove Baptist Church in Heard County. She will lie in state 30 minutes prior to service … [Read more...]

Mrs. Betty Groce


Mrs. Betty Lucille Bartlett Groce, age 79 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at the Hospice LaGrange, in LaGrange, Georgia on October 2, 2014. Mrs. Groce was born in Thomaston, Georgia on January 15, 1935, the daughter of the late George Thomas Bartlett and Willie Emma Railey Bartlett. She was a Christian by faith. Until her retirement she was a faithful … [Read more...]