April 8, 2020

Mrs. Wylene Taylor

Mrs. Wylene McCann Taylor, 88, of LaGrange, GA passed away Friday, April 3, 2020 at her home. Mrs. Taylor was born March 4, 1932 to the late William B. McCann and Addie Lee Britt McCann in LaGrange, GA. She faithfully supported and served the ministry along with her husband, the late Dr. Ralph Taylor at Oakside Baptist Church, the Oakside Christian … [Read more...]

Mrs. Betty Lou Loftin Noles

Mrs. Betty Lou Loftin Noles, age 76, of Douglasville, GA passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020. She was born July 23, 1943 in Carrollton, GA, the daughter of the late Dee and Maybell Loftin. Mrs. Betty was a graduate of Bowdon High School and a retired educator from the Douglas County School System. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Douglasville … [Read more...]

Mrs. Doris Carr Andrews

Graveside services for Doris Carr Andrews, age 78, of Roanoke will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at 2:00 PM at Randolph Memory Gardens with Bro. Conner Moon officiating. Mrs. Andrews passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020, at Traylor’s Nursing Center in Roanoke. A lifelong Randolph County resident, Mrs. Andrews was born in Cullman, Alabama, on February … [Read more...]

Ms. Patty Nell Allen

Ms. Patty Nell Allen was born April 29. 1935 to the late Dave and Arie Lee McClendon in Chambers County, Alabama. She united with Sweet Hope Baptist Church. She was employed by Franklin Aluminum, Dewell Manufacturing, Bowdon, Georgia; and Baby Clothes of Franklin. Patty departed this life on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at her home in Franklin, Georgia … [Read more...]

Ms. Orine Cheeks

Ms. Orine Cheeks was born to the late Ms. Martha Corine Cheeks and the late Mr. George Robinson on November 21, 1943 in Franklin, Georgia. She was the oldest of seven daughters. After a lengthy illness, she was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 16, 2020 while at her home in Franklin, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her mother, father … [Read more...]

Asbury Quillian Baldwin

Asbury Quillian Baldwin Jr., a distinguished judge and former state legislator who led a life of dedicated service to his family, church, community, state and nation, died March 15, 2020. He was 77. Born Aug. 2, 1942, in Madison, Ga., Judge Baldwin credited his parents, the late Asbury Q. Baldwin and Elizabeth Thrasher Baldwin, with setting the course of … [Read more...]

Mr. Clifford Henry Jiles, Sr.

Mr. Clifford H. Jiles, Sr., age 90, of Carrollton, Georgia passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020. Mr. Jiles was born in Carrollton, Georgia on December 18, 1929, the son of the late Rev. Williams C. Jiles and Eliza Jiles. He was a truck driver for ABF Freight Lines for over 28 years and was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #1237 and West Carrollton … [Read more...]

Mrs. Sarah Beth Ellis

(Editor's Note: Sarah Ellis passed away in 2015, but an obituary was never published. Her son, Grady Ellis, submitted this obituary today near the 5-year anniversary of her passing.) Sarah Beth Ellis gained her wings on March 20, 2015 after a battle of Scleroderma at 65 years old. She was a native of Heard County from 1987 until 1999. During her time she … [Read more...]

Mrs. Bertha Parmer

Mrs. Bertha Mae Perry Parmer, age 83, of Franklin passed away March 10, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted Friday March 13, 2020 at 2:00 PM from Ridgeway Baptist Church with the Rev. Lynn Janney officiating. Her grandson, T. J. Hamil, will also speak. Interment will follow the service in Goshen Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will accept … [Read more...]

Mr. Billy Holland Templeton

Mr. Billy Holland Templeton, 82, of Hogansville, GA passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020. Mr. Templeton was born May 3, 1937 in Dallas, N.C., son of the late William Edward Templeton and Marie Walker Templeton. Mr. Templeton proudly served his country as a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corp and the U.S. Navy. He was employed with Fluor-Daniel Construction … [Read more...]