January 16, 2018

Mr. Claude Hayes

Mr. Claude Gayron Hayes, age 66 of Sharpsburg, died at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on December 25, 2017. He was born in Atlanta to the late Marvin Hayes, Sr. and Mary Lucy Jacobs Hayes. He had a career as an equipment operator for Hanson's Rock Quarry. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by his brother, Marvin B. Hayes, and his sisters, Mary Ann … [Read more...]

Mr. Lloyd Daryll Jones

Mr. Lloyd Daryll Jones was born on August 4, 1957  in Troup County, Georgia to the late Mr. Loyd and Mrs. Ida Jones. He departed this life at Well-Star West Georgia Health System on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017. He attended Mt. Pleasant and the LaGrange City Schools. He worked numerous years in the Fabrication industry with Midsouth and Davis Fabrication … [Read more...]

Mrs. Laura Lipham

Mrs. Laura Rose Shoemaker Lipham, age 94, of Franklin passed away Sunday December 24, 2017. Funeral services for Mrs. Lipham will be conducted Wednesday December 27, 2017 at 2:00 PM from Salem Church with Dr. Don Jolly officiating. Her body will lie in state 30 minutes prior to the service. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will … [Read more...]

Mrs. Martha Lewis

The beloved life of Martha Lewis began on December 23, 1934 in Heard County, Georgia to the late, Aaron and LuGennie Robinson Thornton, Sr. “Beloved Servant:” Martha accepted Christ as her personal Savior at an early age and joined Old Mt. Olive Baptist Church; then later joined Shiloh Baptist Church where she served faithfully as a dedicated servant of … [Read more...]

Mrs. Faye Wright McCollum

Mrs. Faye Wright McCollum, 77, of Columbus, Georgia passed away at her home on Friday, December 15, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 2:00pm in Parkhill Cemetery at Chapel of Pines Mausoleum with Dr. Jimmy Elder officiating. Family will visit with friends after the service. Faye Wright … [Read more...]

Mr. Ray Morgan

Mr. Ray Dean Morgan, age 79, of Eastman, GA (formerly of Centralhatchee) passed away December 9, 2017. Mr. Morgan was born December 24, 1937 in Cleburne County, AL to the late William Jacob Morgan and Ila Reda Jane Fordham. He was a Baptist by faith. He loved the outdoors. His favorite pastimes were fishing and camping. After a day by the water, he loved … [Read more...]

Mr. Noble Arthur Austin, Sr.

Mr. Noble Arthur Austin, Sr., age 73, of Roopville passed away December 12, 2017. Mr. Austin was born August 12, 1944 in Barton, Vermont to the late Noble Truman Austin and Olive Maude O’Brien. He was a Christian by faith, loved the Lord and read his Bible daily. During his early years he was a farmer. Later he used his love of woodworking as a furniture … [Read more...]

Mrs. Myrtice Thornton Davis

Mrs. Myrtice Thornton Davis moved to her new home on December 15, 2017. She was escorted through the pearly gates by the Holy Ghost, shown her new mansion by her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ and welcomed home for ALL eternity by God the Father. Mrs. Davis was born on June 6, 1938 in Franklin, Georgia. Survivors include her niece, Runnell Presley and her … [Read more...]

Mr. Buster Hale

Mr. James Leonard “Buster” Hale, age 70, of Franklin passed away December 14, 2017. Funeral services for Mr. Hale will be conducted Saturday December 16, 2017 at 11:00 AM from Holy Ground Baptist Church with the Revs. Kelly Runels, Michael White, and Mark Williams officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mr. Hale was born September 12, … [Read more...]

Mr. Howard Bradley “Brad” Lipham, Jr.

Mr. Howard Bradley "Brad" Lipham, Jr., 71, of Franklin, GA, passed away Monday, December 11, 2017 at West Georgia Medical Center. Brad was born November 2, 1946 in LaGrange, GA, son of the late Howard Bradley Lipham, Sr. and Cleo "Bob" Dukes Lipham. He was a Cadet of North Georgia College and a graduate of the Pharmacy School at the University of … [Read more...]