December 12, 2017

Mr. Butch Sanders

Mr. Buford Shannon “Butch” Sanders, age 55, of Franklin passed away Sunday December 10, 2017. Funeral services for Mr. Sanders will be conducted Tuesday December 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM from Olive Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Rodney Roquemore officiating. Music will be provided by Mrs. Lee Ann Roquemore. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The … [Read more...]

Mr. Edward Veal

Mr. Edward Anthony (Eddie) Veal, 57, of Hogansville, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Veal was born November 1, 1960, in Franklin, son of the late Robert and Vera Holcomb Veal. He lived in LaGrange before making his home in Hogansville and was employed as a maintenance sub-contractor for ETI, Inc. He was … [Read more...]

Mr. Samuel J. Daniel

(Editor's Note: Due to weather concerns, the Funeral of Mr. Sammy Daniel has been postponed until Monday, December 10 at Noon.) On March 19, 1941 in Heard County, Georgia, Samuel J. Daniel was born to the late, Clinton Daniel and Imogene Ware Daniel. After an extended illness, on the morning of Sunday, December 3, 2017 at his home in Roopville, Georgia; … [Read more...]

Mrs. Virginia Brazeal McCracken

Mrs. Virginia Brazeal McCracken of Roswell, Georgia passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 28th, 2017 after 90 years of a full and happy life. Born in Carroll County, Georgia, she was the youngest daughter of William Thomas Brazeal and Emmie Ivee Rogers. She grew up with her sisters and brothers, Nellie, Ruby, Grady, and Roy. Virginia attended … [Read more...]

Mr. Herschel Smith

Mr. Herschel Broughton Smith, age 71, of Heflin passed away November 26, 2017. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Mr. Smith was born September 27, 1946 in Atlanta to the late Dock Herschel Smith and Myrtle Christine Strawn Smith. He was a Baptist by faith. He was a truck driver by trade, and had an affinity for anything with wheels, including … [Read more...]

Mrs. Mary Ruth Pike

Mrs. Mary Ruth Pike, age 64, of Fayetteville passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017. She is survived by her husband, James Pike; children, Stacy Forsyth (James) of Tyrone, Melanie Scarbrough (Terry) of Tyrone, Christopher James Pike of Fayetteville; sisters, Diann Briscoe (Junior), Tammy Carpenter (Adam), Sandra Barrett (Jerry), Marvolene Henry (Billy), … [Read more...]

Mr. Robert Fletcher Rogers

Mr. Robert Fletcher Rogers, of Ephesus, Georgia, passed away on November 26, 2017. He was 70. Mr. Rogers was born on July 11, 1947 in Ephesus to the late Robert Irvin and Elizabeth “Becky” Duke Rogers. He was retired from Southwire where he worked as a Lab Technician. He was also a member of Ephesus Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was … [Read more...]

Mr. Randy Thomas

Mr. George Randall “Randy” Thomas, age 68, of Franklin passed away Wednesday November 22, 2017. A memorial service will be held in Tennessee on a later date. Mr. Thomas was born November 24, 1948 in Newport, Tennessee to the late George Melton Thomas and Suella Harper Thomas. He was a Baptist by faith, and a district manager for Waffle House … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sherry Ann White

Mrs. Sherry Ann White, 64, of Heard County, Georgia, died Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Hospice LaGrange in LaGrange, Georgia. Funeral services will be held 2 PM, Sunday, November 19, 2017, at The Paulk Funeral Home Chapel in Fitzgerald, with the Rev. Rex Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Big Creek Cemetery, in Irwin County, Georgia. The … [Read more...]

Mrs. Josieleen Bright

Mrs. Josieleen Bright, of Franklin, passed away on November 17, 2017. She was born on September 26, 1925 to the late Jeddie Chandler and Beatrice Griffin Chandler. She had a career working for Atlas Casing Company, where she retired after 28 years. Her and her husband, W.C. Bright were blessed with 62 years of marriage before his passing; this year would … [Read more...]