Author Archives: tcneditor

Essie L. Maddox

Essie Leona Maddox, daughter of Alto Lee and Azria Drake, was born May 21, 1938 in Union Springs, AL. She was educated in the Bullock County School System. She was a master cosmetologist and owner/ operator of Lewis Beauty Salon upon her retirement. Essie was a faithful member of Riverview Baptist Church. She served in numerous capacities to include Sunday ...

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Blanche Gallops Mitchell Woolard

Blanche Gallops Mitchell Woolard, age 81, of Geneva, died Saturday, January 2, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital. Funeral services were held at 3:00 pm, Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Geneva Baptist Church. Rev. Kenneth Jeffries officiated. Interment followed in Oak Hill Cemetery, Talbotton. Jerry Fuller, Terry Fuller, Jeff Fuller, Jim Henry Parker and Vincent Weed served as pallbearers. Ms. Woolard ...

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Evelyn Smith Davis

Evelyn Smith Davis, age 87, of Pine Mountain, died Thursday, December 31, 2015 at Gentiva Hospice, Columbus. Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm on Monday, January 4, 2016 at the First Baptist Church of Pine Mountain. Interment followed in Pine Mountain Cemetery. Mrs. Davis’ grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The last survivor of 10 children, Mrs. Davis was born ...

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Mr. Curtis R. Bradley

Mr. Curtis R. Bradley, age 88, of Moreland, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2016, at his home. Mr. Bradley was born May 17, 1927, in LaGrange, son of the late William and Lucy McCullough Bradley. A resident of Coweta County most of his life, he was employed by Brown Steel in Newnan for 48 years and was a member of ...

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Monday January 11th

Community Calendar • January 11th: An AARP Drivers Class will be held on Monday at the Grantville Library from 10:30 to 4:30. The class willrefreshyourdrivingskillsandreviewthenewrulesof road. Class completion could result in saving $$$$ on your car insurance! The class is open to all ages. Class costs are $15 for AARP members and $20 for nonmembers. To register call 770-683-0535. All ...

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Monday January 11th

Health Department Restaurant Inspections Report Teriyaki Bistro: 1305 Hogansville Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 – Current Score 97, Previous Score 98. Health Inspectors comments: Need to fix reach-in cooler to eliminate water pooling on bottom. Return pot of sauce to cooler when not in use. (New Violation) To Dam Gol 2: 1841 Roanoke Road, Unit 2, LaGrange, GA 30240 – Current ...

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Carrie Crews Bulloch

Carrie Crews Bulloch, age 89, of Manchester, died Monday, December 28, 2015 at her home. Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm, Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at Macedonia Baptist Church. Dr. Larry Stegall officiated, assisted by Rev. Charles Johnson. Interment followed in the church cemetery with Bill Slaughter, Bob Slaughter, Roland Dukes, Ray Lanier, Gary Jones and Paul Brown serving ...

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James C. Rutledge, Jr.

James C. Rutledge, Jr., age 56, of LaGrange passed away January 6, 2016 at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika, Alabama. James was born April 29, 1959 in Meriden, Mississippi, the son of James Charles Rutledge, Sr. and Ann Tanner. James is survived by his children, Jennifer (Jason) Everett, Steven, TJ, William and James Michael Rutledge, his grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Connor, ...

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Robert Ernest Grant, Jr.

Robert Ernest Grant, Jr., age 73, of Manchester, GA passed away Saturday, December 26, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, GA. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Robert was born February 17, 1942 in Manchester, GA, the son of the late Robert Ernest Grant, Sr. and Frances Cunningham Grant. After high school, he attended ...

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Monday January 11th

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Police & Sheriff’s Reports The individuals listed have been cited/arrested/charged in Troup County. However, this is not an admission of guilt. All parties are considered innocent until proved guilty. • Thursday night about 10:07 p.m., LaGrange Police responded to the 300 block of Harwell Avenue in reference to a Residential Burglary. Officers arrived and spoke to the victim, who advised ...

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