May 24, 2016

Ms. Fannie Ruth Capers

The Celebration of Life Service for Ms. Fannie Ruth Capers will be Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 2:00PM at the Stateline Baptist Church in Glenn. Dr. W. T. Edmondson will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Ms. Capers, a native of Heard County, was born January 11, 1949 and was the daughter of Mrs. Aggie Ruth Boykin Capers and the late Mr. Buster … [Read more...]

Mrs. Janet Ann (Duncan) Noles

Mrs. Janet Ann Noles entered peacefully into Eternal Grace on May 21, 2016 at West Georgia Hospice, LaGrange, GA. Janet was a whole-hearted God-loving soul. She had the biggest, loving, and generous heart; who was always thinking of others over herself. She devoted her life to raising children and working with her flowers. She was born July 26, 1956 in … [Read more...]

Mr. Robert Varnadoe

Mr. Robert Hildra Varnadoe, age 78 of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the Pruitt Health System in Franklin, Georgia. Mr. Varnadoe was born in Moultrie, Georgia on September 27, 1939, the son of the late Wyley Joe Varnadoe and Mary Elizabeth Barfield Varnadoe. He was a Christian by faith. For most of his adult life was a machinist … [Read more...]

Mr. Virgil Perry

Mr. Irley Virgil Perry, age 76 of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Hospice LaGrange, Georgia. Mr. Perry was born in Whitley City, Kentucky on June 26, 1939, the son of the late, Goldie Hellen Taylor Perry and Henry McCoy Perry. He was a Christian by faith. Until his retirement he was a machinist in the plastic industry. He was … [Read more...]

Mr. Ben Watts

Mr. Benjamin Todd Watts, age 48 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at his home on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Mr. Watts was born in LaGrange, Georgia on December 28, 1968, the son of Peggy Lasseter Watts and Roy Watts. He was a member of Glenloch Baptist Church. For all of his adult life he was a well-known and well-loved fixture in Heard County where he and his … [Read more...]

Mr. Gregory Barnes

Gregory G. Barnes, 46, of Franklin, GA passed away Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Hospice LaGrange. Gregory was born August 19, 1969 in Atlanta, GA. He was formerly employed with Tredegar Film Products for many years and was a member of Baptist Tabernacle Church. Gregory was preceded in death by his wife, Karen Arlene Jones Barnes and his father, Robert … [Read more...]

Mrs. Helen Thornton

Mrs. Helen Jane Brewer Thornton, the eldest daughter of the late Benjamin and Betty Brewer, was born July 26, 1943 in Franklin (Heard County) Georgia. At an early age she joined the Stateline Baptist Church in Franklin, Georgia. She attended Mary Johnson High School. She was employed by Playtex and Atlas Roofing for many years. She was married to John S. … [Read more...]

Mr. Jerry Jackson

Mr. Elton Gerald “Jerry” Jackson age 83 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at the Pruitt Health Systems in Franklin, Georgia on Sunday, May 8, 2016. Mr. Jackson was born in Halls, Tennessee on March 18, 1933, the son of the late, Elton Eubel Jackson and Mary Dimple Carlew Jackson. He was a Christian by faith. Before his retirement he was a truck driver for … [Read more...]

Miss Barbara Byrom

Miss Barbara Denise Byrom, age 53 of Luthersville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at the Pruitt Health Systems in Franklin, Georgia. Miss Byrom was born in Newnan, Georgia on November 3, 1962, the daughter of the late Buford Daniel Byrom, Sr. and Judy Ann Wynn Byrom. She was a Christian by faith. The simple things in life were what gave her … [Read more...]

Mr. Hollis P. Watts

Mr. Hollis Pierce Watts, age 46 of Molena, Georgia, formerly of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 2, 2016 at the Molena Nursing and Rehab Center. Mr. Watts was born on June 18, 1969, in LaGrange, Georgia to Hollis Jacob Watts and the late Catherine Whitlock Jordan. He was a Christian by faith. For most of his adult life he was self-employed  in … [Read more...]