July 31, 2015

Mr. Ray Wendell Williams


Funeral services for Ray Wendell Williams, age 60, of Roanoke, were held on Monday, July 20, 2015 at 1:00 PM from Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Tim Whaley, Rev. Jeff Burns, and Rev. Shirley Meddick officiating. Burial followed at Randolph Memory Gardens with Quattlebaum Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Mr. Williams passed away on Friday, July 17, … [Read more...]

Mr. Rodney Gilley

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Rodney Keith Gilley, age 55, of Carrollton, Georgia passed away Thursday, July 16, 2015. Mr. Gilley was born in Douglasville, Georgia on February 8, 1960, the son of Emily Smith and the late James Hoke Gilley. He was a plumber by trade and was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Franklin, Georgia. Survivors include his mother and step-father, Emily and … [Read more...]

Mr. John H. Glenn

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Mr. John H. Glenn, age 69, passed away on July 8, 2015. Celebration of Life Services were held on July 16, 2015 at 3 PM at Mt. Carrie Baptist Church, Rev. Ronnie G. Jones, Pastor, Rev. Keith Lewis, Eulogist. Mr. John H. Glenn, born November 25, 1945 in Franklin, Georgia to the late Marie Glenn and the late Frank Add. Wednesday July 8, 2015, the Lord … [Read more...]

Mr. Robert Wilson


Mr. Robert Ray Wilson, age 75, longtime resident of the Colonial Guest House in Franklin, GA, passed away July 15, 2015. Mr. Wilson was born May 16, 1940 near Boaz, AL to the late William Ransey Wilson and Myrtle Gladys Smith. Among his favorite pastimes were listening to music and watching western movies. He was most of all a Christian, and was a member … [Read more...]

Mrs. Era Irene Raughton


Era Irene Raughton, 96 passed away peacefully July 12, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. Funeral Services were held Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of FairHaven Funeral Home. Burial followed in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.  Born in Tallapoosa, Georgia she was the daughter of the late Levi and Irene Johnson. Era worked many years at … [Read more...]

Mrs. Nell K. Crews

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Mrs. Myra Nell Knight Crews, age 81 of Carrollton, Georgia, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Mrs. Crews was born in Heard County, GA, on September 1, 1933, the daughter of the late William Albert Knight and Addie Orphelia Smith Knight. She was a graduate of the nursing program at Carroll Tech, now West Georgia Technical College. Mrs. Crews’ nursing career … [Read more...]

Mr. Tommy Yates


Mr. Tommy Ray Yates, age 67 of Franklin, Georgia passed away in Newnan, Georgia, at the Piedmont-Newnan Hospital on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Memorial services for Mr. Yates will be conducted on Thursday, July 16, 2015, at 2:00 P.M. from the Stutts Funeral Home Chapel in Franklin, Georgia with the Reverend Neil Awbrey officiating. The family will receive … [Read more...]

Mrs. Barnelle Wilson

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Mrs. Linda Barnelle Wilson, age 75 of Roopville, Georgia died Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Mrs. Wilson was born in Carroll County, Georgia, the daughter of the late Barney Parker Robinson and Adell Easterwood Robinson. She had worked as a supervisor with Chalk Line, Genesco and was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, T. L. … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sara Nell Toney

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Sara Nell Minick Toney, 77, died peacefully at her daughter’s home in Franklin on Monday, July 13, 2015 after months of declining health. Sara Nell is survived by her children, Lisa Toney Hodge (Stanley) of Franklin, Tina Toney Ozuna (Mike) of Seagoville, Texas and Dennis Toney of Franklin, as well as her siblings, Peggy Minick Holcomb of Franklin, Margie … [Read more...]

Mr. Denver Lee Shirey


Mr. Denver Lee Shirey, age 96, of Carrollton, Georgia passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2015. He was born May 30, 1919 in Heard County, Georgia, the son of the late Joe Henry Shirey and the late Mattie Pearl Gillespie Shirey. He was retired from Gold Kist, had served in the United States Army as a Medic, and was a longtime member of Eureka Baptist Church. He … [Read more...]