May 4, 2016

Mrs. Alma Jean Spradlin

Mrs. Alma Jean Spradlin, 78, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016, at Newnan Health and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Spradlin was born May 16, 1937 in Roanoke, Alabama, daughter of the late J. B. Steele and Carrie Lee McKee. She lived in Coweta and Heard counties most of her life, was Baptist by faith, and enjoyed cooking and baking. During the almost ten … [Read more...]

Mrs. Jackie White

Mrs. Jackie Mae Bledsoe White, age 58 of Roopville, Georgia passed away at her home on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Mrs. White was born in Franklin, Georgia on January 8, 1958, the daughter of the late, Doris Jean Phillips Bledsoe and Elvis Stewart Bledsoe. She was a graduate of Heard County High School, and had been a faithful employee for the Carroll EMC … [Read more...]

Mrs. Christine Scott

Mrs. Christine Laura Bumford Scott, age 48 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at her home on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Mrs. Scott was born in Harrisburg Pennsylvania on April 8, 1968. She was the much-loved daughter of the late, Evelyn Potts Bumford and Clifton L. Bumford. As a teenager she landed a job as a Lancome representative which financed all of her … [Read more...]

Mr. William Selby Bledsoe

Mr. William Selby Bledsoe, 88, of Franklin, GA passed away on Wednesday April 20, 2016. He was best known to the LaGrange community as the always cheerful man at the post office having served the US Postal Service for 32 years, retiring in 1989. Mr. Bledsoe was a third generation "letter carrier" following the path of his father and grandfather … [Read more...]

Mrs. Mamie O’Neal

Mamie Iola Lamargie Glenn O’Neal was born in Heard County, Georgia, on February 16, 1934, to the union of Luther and Phalicia Glenn. She graduated from Mary Johnson High School in 1953. Lamargie was voted Homecoming Queen and was selected to be the Valedictorian for her class. She remained an active member of the Mary Johnson High School Alumni until her … [Read more...]

Mrs. Lovie Elizabeth Nixon

Mrs. Lovie Elizabeth Nixon, 82, of Franklin, formerly of LaGrange, passed away Friday, April 15, 2016 at the Colonel Guest House in Franklin, Ga, where she lived for the past fifteen years. Lovie was born January 15, 1934, the loving daughter of Will R. and Fannie M. Crenshaw Redden. She is survived by sons, William Dan ( Paul Moss) Nixon of Newnan, … [Read more...]

Mr. Reuben Howard Strong

Mr. Reuben Howard Strong passed away Tuesday. He was born September 17, 1954 in Heard County, Georgia to Mr. Hubert and Irene (Allen) Strong. Howard Attended Mary Johnson School and graduated from Heard County High School. He was employed with Milliken & Company (Valway plant) and also Georgia Power (Yellow Dirt). He was member of True Word Praise & … [Read more...]

Mr. Thomas Wilkerson

Mr. Thomas Wilkerson, age 65 of Franklin, Georgia passed away at the Pine Knoll Nursing Home in Carrollton on Monday, April 11, 2016. Mr. Wilkerson was born in Franklin, Georgia on November 8, 1950, to the late, Hattie Mae Person Wilkerson and James Wilkerson. He was the light of his parent’s life until their tragic deaths, after which he was then raised … [Read more...]

Mr. Walter Lee Webb

Mr. Walter Lee Webb, age 71, of Franklin, Georgia passed away on Saturday afternoon, April 9, 2016 at his residence. He was born December 19, 1944 in Heard County, Georgia, the son of Mrs. Gertrude Yarborough Webb and the late Mr. Pink Webb. During his working career, he was self-employed in various trades and was Baptist by faith. In addition to his … [Read more...]

Mrs. Patricia Bailey

Mrs. Patricia Joann Williams Bailey, age 54, of Franklin, GA, passed away April 6, 2016. Mrs. Bailey was born October 31, 1961 in Atlanta to the late Elmer Carlton Williams and Cora Mae Williams. She was a Christian by faith. She loved her family dearly and especially enjoyed cooking for family get-togethers. A memorial service for Mrs. Bailey will be held … [Read more...]