April 25, 2017

Mrs. Julia Cruz

Mrs. Julia Hudson Cruz, age 78, formerly of Franklin passed away March 31, 2017. A memorial service for Mrs. Cruz will be conducted Friday April 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home. The family will accept guests at Stutts Funeral Home from 10:00 – 11:00 AM prior to the service. Mrs. Cruz was born July 25, 1938 in LaGrange to the … [Read more...]

Mr. Warren ‘Rhubarb’ Jones

Mr. Warren 'Rhubarb' Jones, age 65, of Tallapoosa, GA, passed away April 2, 2017. He was born August 9, 1951 in Miami, FL to the late Virgil Warren and Mary Frances Meunier Jones. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Frank Jones. Rhubarb is survived by his beloved daughters, Presley Frances Jones and Callie Reeves Jones; … [Read more...]

Mrs. Edna Griffin

Mrs. Edna Hall Rice Griffin, age 86, of Franklin passed away Wednesday March 29, 2017 at Pruitt Health of Franklin. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday April 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home with Mr. Joe Jones officiating.  Interment will follow in Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will accept visitors at … [Read more...]

Mr. Earl Shelnutt

Mr. Earl Wilbert Shelnutt, age 88, of Franklin passed away Wednesday March 29, 2017. Funeral services for Mr. Shelnutt will be conducted Saturday April 1, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Heard County Memorial Gardens. The family will accept guests at Stutts Funeral Home Friday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 … [Read more...]

Mr. Ben Dunlap

Mr. Ben Dunlap, 36, of Newnan, passed away Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Ben was born March 26, 1980, in LaGrange, and lived in Roanoke, AL and LaGrange before making his home in Newnan in 2012.  He was Pentecostal by faith, was employed at Glovis America in West Point, and was an avid Bama fan. Survivors include his wife, Leslie … [Read more...]

Mr. James Winford “Paw Paw” Moore

Mr. James Winford “Paw Paw” Moore, age 73, of the Veal Community, Roopville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday morning, March 25, 2017. He was born February 19, 1944 in Heard County, Georgia, the son of the late J. W. “Bill” Moore and the late Ina Leona Gore Moore. He was a retired truck driver and had spent many years in the cattle farming business. In … [Read more...]

Mrs. Ernestine Miller

Bessie Ernestine Miller, age 97 of Franklin, died peacefully at her home, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Mrs. Miller, born in Glenn, Ga. (Heard County) on November 16, 1919, was the daughter of the late Benjamin Tillman and Bessie Kitchens Adams. She graduated from Heard County High School in 1937 and attended Georgia State College for Women in Milledgeville … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sonja Hutchinson

Mrs. Sonja Martine Dixon Hutchinson was born July 30, 1966 in Carrollton, Georgia. She was the daughter of Mrs. Josephine C. Wilkes and the late, Mr. James Dixon. She joined Mt. Olive Baptist Church of Franklin, Georgia at an early age. She was a faithful member of True Worship Baptist Church in LaGrange, Georgia. Sonja attended Heard County High School … [Read more...]

Mr. Jeffrey Scott Platman

Mr. Jeffrey Scott Platman, age 40, passed away Monday March 20, 2017. Mr. Platman was born October 2, 1976 in Flint, Michigan to Donna Jane Golden Platman and the late Fred Rick Edward Platman. He was a Christian by faith, and a self-employed landscaper. Survivors include one daughter, Brea Platman; one son, Anthony Platman (Krystal Rogers); his mother, … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sallie Timmerman

Mrs. Sallie Davis Arrington Timmerman, age 93, of Franklin passed away Monday March 20, 2017. Funeral services for Mrs. Timmerman will be conducted Wednesday March 22, 2017 at 3:00 PM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home with Kim Hinely and Rev. Brett Mathews officiating. Interment will follow in Franklin City Cemetery. The family will accept guests at … [Read more...]