May 22, 2015

Mr. Henry Sidney King


Mr. Henry Sidney King, age 70 of Newnan, died at his residence on May 11, 2015. He was born in Franklin on June 23, 1944, to the late Sidney King and Minnie Lou Shelton King. Mr. King was also predeceased by his son, Timothy Scott King. Henry served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was decorated with a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart. He was a … [Read more...]

Mrs. Lucille Hand Boykin


Lucille Hand Boykin passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. She was born May 1, 1923 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Dobon Hand. She joined Antioch Baptist Church at an early age and served faithfully until her health began to fail. Lucille was married to Mr. Felix Boykin, Jr. for fifty-three years and to this union four children were born. In addition to her … [Read more...]

Mr. Thomas Edison Henry


Mr. Thomas Edison Henry, age 82, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at his home surrounded by friends and family. He was born April 14, 1933 in Clem, GA. to the late Alva O. Henry and Eva Watts Henry. Along with his parents, Thomas is preceded in death by grandsons, Ronald Henry Jr. and Adam Henry. The funeral service is Friday, May 8th at 2 p.m. at … [Read more...]

Mrs. Ilene Hill Gosdin


Mrs. Ilene Hill Gosdin of Ephesus, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. She was 76. Mrs. Gosdin was born in Woodland, Alabama, on November 29, 1938, to the late Tom Hill and Louise Patterson. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Gosdin is preceded in death by her husband, Gene “Chuck” Gosdin; and her brothers, Dallas Hill and Travis Hill. Visitation … [Read more...]

Mrs. Martha Jean Evans Kelley


Mrs. Martha Jean Evans Kelley, 83, of Newnan passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2015. She was born May 11, 1931 in Heard County, GA to the late Robert Tense Evans & Ida Lee Adams Evans. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Lewis Kelley. She was a longtime member of Royal Baptist Church and she worked as a seamstress at … [Read more...]

Mrs. Ann Powell

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Mrs. Ann Powell, age 79, of LaGrange, died on May 3, 2015 at the Hospice LaGrange. Mrs. Powell was born on March 21, 1936 in Franklin to the late James Nelms and Mildred Toney Nelms. She was an Inventory Accountant for Raytheon. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie Powell and brothers, J.W. Nelms, Jimmy Nelms and Thomas … [Read more...]

Mrs. Louise Crews


Mrs. Louise Crews, age 91, of Carrollton, Georgia passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015. Mrs. Crews was born in Franklin, Georgia on February 22, 1924, the daughter of the late Taylor Vaughn and Nancy Shellnut Vaughn. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and David Meigs, Kathy and Alton Bowen; … [Read more...]

Mr. Willie Lee Moreland

Moreland Obit

The Celebration of Life Service for Mr. Willie Lee Moreland of Franklin will be Friday, May 1, 2015 at 1:00PM at the Mount Olive Baptist Church in Franklin. Rev. Emanuel Moreland and Rev. Grady Woodruff will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military honors. Mr. Moreland, a native of Heard County, was born May 26, 1952 and was the son … [Read more...]

Mr. Kenneth Galloway, Sr.

Galloway obit

Mr. Kenneth Galloway, age 70 of Franklin passed away peacefully at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on April 27, 2015. Mr. Galloway was born on January 23, 1945 to the late Albert Galloway and Sarah Edge Galloway. He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Franklin and was a retired mechanic. Mr. Galloway is remembered by his family and friends as one … [Read more...]

Doris Israel Killgo Britt

Britt Obit

Doris Israel Killgo Britt, age 78, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born June 25, 1936 in Atlanta to the late Terrell Britt and Julia Jump Woodruff. Doris was a very kind and compassionate person. She was also a wonderful and devoted mother to her children. That devotion carried over into her grandchildren … [Read more...]