January 18, 2018

Mr. Charles Gordon Combs

Mr. Charles Gordon Combs, age 78, of Franklin passed away Monday January 15, 2018. Funeral services for Mr. Combs will be conducted Friday January 18, 2018 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home with the Rev. Tommy Dunn officiating. Interment will follow in Prospect Church Cemetery. The family will accept guests at Stutts Funeral Home Thursday … [Read more...]

Mrs. Lelia Mozell Burden Person

Mrs. Lelia Mozell Burden Person, the daughter of the late, Mr. Clifford Burden and Mrs. Beannie Ware Burden was born January 17, 1944 in Heard County, Georgia. Mrs. Person joined the Mt. Carrie Baptist Church at an early age. Later, she joined the Mt. Zion Community Church to serve with her husband. She was employed for over forty years at the Bremen and … [Read more...]

Mrs. Virginia Sapp

Mrs. Virginia Pesolmo Deratas Sapp, age 75, of Franklin passed away December 29, 2017. A memorial service will be conducted Saturday January 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM from Macedonia Baptist Church. The family will accept guests at the church prior to the service. Mrs. Sapp was born May 5, 1942 in The Philippines to the late Eulogio Colico Deratas and Florencia … [Read more...]

Mrs. Joyce Ann Runels

Joyce Ann Runels (Maw Maw Joyce), age 70 of Roopville, passed away surrounded by her family on January 10, 2018. She was born November 7, 1947 in Cedartown, Georgia, daughter of the late Joe Caldwell and Inez Barrett Caldwell. Maw Maw Joyce had a God given gift of serving others. She loved working and serving others, and enjoyed making everyone feel at … [Read more...]

Mr. Reid Rogers

Mr. Reid Rogers, of Heflin, Alabama, passed away on January 6, 2018. He was 63. Mr. Rogers was born on February 23, 1954 in Macon, Georgia to the late Hoyt and Evelyn Rogers. He worked at Southern Bell and BellSouth Communications for 32 years until his retirement in 2005. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. He loved hard work, antique shopping, … [Read more...]

Mr. Bobby Denney, Jr.

Mr. Bobby Denney, Jr., 52, of Hogansville, passed away Friday, January 5, 2018, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. A resident of Heard and Coweta counties most of his life, he was Baptist by faith, was a Mason and was employed as a truck driver for Bryson Utility Contractors. He dearly loved his family, was an avid fisherman, enjoyed camping and being … [Read more...]

Mr. Neal Hallmark

Mr. James O’Neal “Neal” Hallmark, age 41, of Tallapoosa, formerly of Franklin, passed away January 3, 2018. Funeral services will be conducted Monday January 8, 2018 at 11:00 AM from New Springs Methodist Church with the Rev. John Lee officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will accept guests at Stutts Funeral Home Sunday … [Read more...]

Mrs. Janice Yarbrough

Mrs. Janice Lowery Yarbrough, of Ephesus, Georgia, passed away on January 2, 2018. She was 77. Mrs. Yarbrough was born on September 3, 1940 in Ranburne, Alabama to the late Claude and Verda Lowery. She worked for many years at Sewell’s Clothing Company and retired from Rite-Aid Pharmacy’s distribution center in Newnan, Georgia. She was a member of Ephesus … [Read more...]

Mr. George L. Cook

Mr. George L. Cook passed away Sunday. He was born July 17, 1953, in Franklin, Georgia to the late, George and Johnnie Mae Cook. George was educated in the Heard County and Troup County School Systems and was previously employed by Knight and Knight Construction Company, Troup County School System and the Averette Company. Survivors include sisters Diane … [Read more...]

Mrs. Doris Owensby

Mrs. Doris Bryan Owensby, age 96, of Franklin passed away Monday January 1, 2018. Funeral services for Mrs. Owensby will be conducted Thursday January 4, 2018 at 2:00 PM from Franklin First Baptist Church with the Rev. Neil Awbrey and her grandson, Dr. Andrew Owensby, officiating. Her body will lie in state 30 minutes prior to the funeral. Interment will … [Read more...]