September 25, 2017

Mr. Larry L. Shelnutt

Mr. Larry L. Shelnutt,  63, of Lagrange passed away Friday at Wellstar West Georgia Health. Larry was born April 4, 1954, in Heard County the son of the later Mallory Lewis and Mrs. Rachel Folds Shelnutt. Mr. Shelnutt was a member of the Cathedral of Praise of LaGrange and was a retired police office with West Point, Greenville and Grantville Police … [Read more...]

Mr. John Alvin McKeever, Jr.

Mr. John Alvin McKeever, Jr. passed away Friday, September 15, 2017 at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. He was born Jan. 28, 1952, the youngest son born to Mr. John Alvin McKeever, Sr. and Mrs. Bessie Ruth Smith McKeever of Newnan, Georgia. He was a member of Wesley Chapel A. M. E. Church and was employed by some of the largest companies in the 148 … [Read more...]

Mr. James Bonner

Mr. James Benney Bonner was born July 23, 1953 to the late, Andrew Lee Bonner, Sr. and Charlie Mae Bonner in Franklin, Georgia. He was a member of Bethel Heard Baptist Church and previously employed by Southwire Heard Memorial Hospital. He was united in Holy Matrimony to Pam Bonner, to this union, one child was born. On Thursday, September 14, 2017; James … [Read more...]

Dr. James Donald Hawk

Dr. James Donald Hawk, age 86, died Friday, September 15, 2017, at his home in Statesboro, Ga. Born in Heard County near the town of Centralhatchee, he was the son of Robert E. Hawk and Maude McWaters Hawk. Dr. Hawk was a lifelong educator in the state of Georgia. He received his certificate for elementary teachers from West Georgia College in 1950 and … [Read more...]

Mr. Richard Lee Foster

Mr. Richard Lee Foster, age 73, of Roanoke passed away September 11, 2017. A memorial service for Mr. Foster will be conducted Friday September 22, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home with the Rev. Lynn Janney officiating. The family will accept guests at Stutts Funeral Home from 1:00 – 2:00 PM prior to the service. Mr. Foster was born … [Read more...]

Mr. Dewey Frontis Garvin

Mr. Dewey Frontis Garvin, age 83 of Franklin, Georgia passed away September 16, 2017. He was born September 18, 1933 in Aiken County, South Carolina, son of the late Dewey Garvin and Alma Scott Garvin. He began his working career as a farmer, worked as a heavy equipment operator and ended his career as an employee of Carrollton High School. He was a member … [Read more...]

Mrs. Ethelene Chivers

Mrs. Ethelene Ellen (Eleanor) Ridley Chivers was born on May 23, 1944, in Clem (Carroll County) Georgia to Luther and Amy Ridley. On Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, she peacefully transitioned from this life to her Eternal Spiritual Life at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. At an early age, she gave her life to Christ.  Ethelene was a member of the Mt. Lowell … [Read more...]

Mrs. Debbie Morgan Traylor

Funeral services for Debbie Morgan Traylor, age 60, of Woodland will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at 2:00 PM at Zion Baptist Church with Rev. David Daniel officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery with Benefield Funeral Home of Wedowee in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00-8:00 PM … [Read more...]

Mr. Dennis Toney

Mr. Dennis Earl Toney, age 45, of Franklin passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Mr. Toney was born in Newnan on Wednesday, January 5, 1972. He was the son of the late Lendy Earl Toney and the late Sara (Minick) Toney. Besides his parents, Mr. Toney is preceded in death by his brother, Darrell Toney. Survivors include two sons and one … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sara Adams Middlebrooks

Mrs. Sara Adams Middlebrooks,  93, of  LaGrange passed away Sunday at Avalon Health & Rehab in Newnan Georgia. Mrs. Middlebrooks was born Nov. 6, 1923 to the late Bill & Commella Eady Adams in Heard County Georgia. Sara was a member of Franklin Road Baptist Church and a former employee of Callaway Mills/Milliken & Company with over 40 years … [Read more...]