September 4, 2015

Mr. Billy Howard Burgess

Billy Howard Burgess, age 74, passed away September 1, 2015, at Reliance Hospice in Griffin, GA. Mr. Burgess was born in Heard County, GA, to the late James Elias and Minnie Kate Burgess. Mr. Burgess graduated from Heard County High School in 1958. He worked for the William L. Bonnell corporation (and later Tredegar) until his retirement in February … [Read more...]

Mr. William Smith

Mr. William Daniel Smith, age 31 of Roanoke, Alabama passed away at the Choctaw General Hospital in Butler, Alabama on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Funeral services for Mr. Smith will be conducted on Saturday, September 5, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. from the Stutts Funeral Home Chapel in Franklin, Georgia. The family will receive guests at the funeral home one hour … [Read more...]

Mr. Carroll Thomas Parker

Mr. Carroll Thomas Parker, age 71, of Pine Mountain died at his home on August 20, 2015. Mr. Parker was born in Carrollton, to the late Lee Wright Parker and Rachel Grizzard Parker. Mr. Parker worked as a carpenter and served his country in the United States Army. Mr. Parker is survived by his sons, David (Sharon) Parker of Newnan, Joey Parker of Heard … [Read more...]

Mrs. Joyce Elizabeth Runels

Mrs. Joyce Elizabeth Runels, a lifelong resident of Heard County, Georgia and member of Sardis Baptist Church, passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015. She was 72. Mrs. Runels was born in Heard County, Georgia on September 11, 1942 to the late Wheeler Smith and Velma Harris. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Runels is preceded in death by her husband of 51 … [Read more...]

Mr. Phillip D. Momman

Mr. Phillip D. Momman, age 53, of Franklin, GA passed away Sunday August 23, 2015 at Tanner Medical Center. Mr. Momman was born February 4, 1962 in Heard County, GA to the late Junior Momman and Elenor Joyce Smith Momman. He enjoyed the outdoors and loved to tinker with cars, trucks and tractors. One of his favorite pastimes was watching NASCAR. He was … [Read more...]

Mr. Delton Williamson

Mr. Delton L. Williamson, 75, of Whitesburg, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015, at his home. Mr. Williamson was born April 22, 1940, in Carroll County, son of the late Dewey and Nancy Williamson. Before making his home in Whitesburg in 2013, he lived in Hogansville for twenty years and was a member of Lighthouse Tabernacle of Jesus Christ.  He was a … [Read more...]

Mr. Odie Steele

Mr. Odie Steele, age 90, passed away on August 15, 2015 at the LaGrange Nursing and Rehabilitation. Mr. Steele was born in Heard County to the late Lonnie B. and Fannie Lou Bradley Steele. He spent the majority  of his life living in Heard County. A time of visitation was held on Sunday evening at Higgins LaGrange Chapel Funeral Home. On line condolences … [Read more...]

Mrs. Nell Barrett

Mrs. Nell Sheppard Barrett, age 67 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at her home on Friday, August 14, 2015. Funeral services for Mrs. Barrett were conducted on Sunday, August 16, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. from the Stutts Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverends Tina Deese and Horace Harper officiating. The interment followed in the Prospect Church Cemetery. Music … [Read more...]

Mrs. Linda Ruth Noles

Mrs. Linda Ruth Noles of Ephesus, Georgia passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015. She was 68. Mrs. Noles was born on February 16, 2015 to the late James Harold Swafford and Tressie Verdel. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Noles in preceded in death by her husband Doye Wayne Noles, daughter Melinda Noles, and brothers Gerald Swafford and James L. … [Read more...]

Mr. Charles Jones

Mr. Charles Embery Jones, age 88 of Gainesville, Georgia passed on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the Pruitt Health Care Center in Franklin, Georgia. Mr. Jones was born in Bowdon, Georgia on June 7, 1927, the son of the late Douglas Mathis Jones and Joe Jones. He was a Christian by faith. He was a truck driver until an accident took his eye site. All those … [Read more...]