December 8, 2016

Memorial Service for Charity Cammon Alexie

Mrs. Charity Cammon Alexie, age 41, of Bethel, Alaska and formerly of Franklin passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 along with her husband Hans in a house fire at their home. Mrs. Alexie was born on April 6, 1975 and attended Heard County schools with the Class of 1993. A memorial service for Charity Alexie will be held Saturday, December 10, 2016 at … [Read more...]

Mrs. Rita Hamilton

Mrs. Rita Dianne Hamilton, 61, of Hogansville, passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Hamilton was born July 31, 1955, in Heard County, daughter of the late L. C. Smith and the late Gladys Overton Skipper.  She was a lifelong resident of Heard and Troup Counties and was a homemaker. Survivors include her … [Read more...]

Minister Robert Brooks

Minister J. Robert Brooks, 90, of Hogansville, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016. Mr. Brooks was born April 14, 1926, in Chambers County, Alabama, son of the late Leslie and Leola Stevens Brooks. A veteran of service in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War Two, he served in Okinawa and received the Bronze Star.   He was a graduate of Florida School … [Read more...]

Mr. Donnie Ashley

Mr. Robert McDonald “Donnie” Ashley, age 59, of Carrollton passed away Tuesday November 22, 2016 after an extended battle with cancer. A memorial service for Mr. Ashley will be held Saturday December 17, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Lowell Congregational Holiness Church with Minister Charles Smith officiating. The family will accept guests at the church prior to the … [Read more...]

Mrs. Fredda May Gore

Mrs. Fredda May Gore, age 72, of Franklin passed away Tuesday November 29, 2016. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. Mrs. Gore was born October 13, 1944 in Franklin to the late Fred Moore May and Ellen Beatrice Wyatt May. She was a Methodist by faith. She worked for many years as a security guard in the Newnan area. She served at, among … [Read more...]

Miss Raina Morgan Reed

Miss Raina Morgan Reed, age 16, of Temple passed away Thursday, November 24, 2016. Miss Reed was born in Carrollton, Georgia on March 19, 2000. She was a junior at Temple High School where she was a member of the marching band. Before transferring to Temple High School, she was a student at Haralson County High School and was a member of the marching … [Read more...]

Mrs. Mildred Turner

Mrs. Mildred Turner, age 90, of Roopville, Georgia passed away on Friday, November 25, 2016 at her residence. She was born September 19, 1926 in Heard County, the daughter of the late Walter Smith and the late Melvina Garrett Smith. She graduated from West Central Tech, having gone back to school in her 40’s. She earned her degree in nursing and retired as … [Read more...]

Mr. Mark Phillips

Mr. Mark Phillips, 56, of Grantville, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at his home. Mark was born on September 2nd, 1960, in Blount County, Alabama. He resided in Coweta County with the love of his life, Donna, and was an extremely dedicated deputy sheriff for the Heard County Sheriff’s Department. A member of the First United Methodist Church of … [Read more...]

Mrs. Patricia Smith

Mrs. Patricia Louise Harry Smith, age 70, of Franklin, GA, passed away Tuesday November 22, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Smith was born September 21, 1946 in Carrollton, GA to the late Pete Luther Harry and Louise Campbell. She was a Baptist by faith. One of her favorite activities was cooking. She used this skill as a lunchroom worker at Heard County High … [Read more...]

Mr. W. T. “Bill” Clark

Mr. W. T. “Bill” Clark, age 86, formerly of Franklin, GA, passed away in his sleep November 17, 2016 at Bonaventure Assisted Living in Lacey, Washington. Mr. Clark was born December 7, 1929 in Hackleburg, AL to the late Dee Thomas Clark and Burlee Hudson Clark. He served his country in the US Navy between World War II and the Korean Conflict. He was a … [Read more...]