Obituaries

Monday January 16th – OBITS (4)

Lisa Townsend Mrs. Lisa Toney Townsend, 48, of Hogansville, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Townsend was born August 22, 1968, in Troup County, was raised in Texas, and returned to live in Troup County in 1993. Employed as a CNA for a number of years, she loved nursing and caring for her patients, enjoyed reading, ...

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Friday January 13th – OBITS (6)

Betty Suggs Mrs. Betty Koonce Suggs, age 79, of McDonough, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Suggs was born July 19, 1937, in Walker County, daughter of the late Cecil and Trudy Ramey Koonce.  Before making her home in McDonough in 2004, she lived in Calhoun for more than 30 years, where she owned and operated ...

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Wednesday January 11th – OBITS (6)

Glenn D. Garrison Mr. Glenn D. Garrison, age 69, of Hogansville, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017, at his home. Mr. Garrison was born June 17, 1947, in LaGrange, son of the late Cecil Robert Garrison and Martha Pickens Garrison. A veteran of service in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, he was a lifelong resident of Troup County ...

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Monday January 9th – OBITS (5)

Monquel Le’Deris Ligon Monquel Le’Deris Ligon was born June 26, 1994 in Louisville, Kentucky to Taffee Ligon. “Quel” attended Valley High School and played Freshman football. He worked in manufacturing. On Monday, December 26, 2016, at the age of 22, Monquel unexpectedly passed away in Louisville, Kentucky. He is survived by his mother, Taffee Ligon (Alonao) Hansberry; sons, Calden Briton, ...

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Friday January 6th – OBITS (7)

Joe Bray Mr. Joe Bray, age 85, of Newnan, passed away Monday, January 2, 2017, at his home.        Mr. Bray was born January 19, 1931, in Hogansville, son of the late Russell Bray and Laura Dupree Bray Ramsey. An Army veteran of the Korean War, he lived in Coweta County for many years, and was a member of Sargent Baptist ...

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Wednesday January 4th – OBITS (7)

Sherri Cruz Mrs. Sherri Jones Cruz, age 56, of Oakland, CA, passed away Monday, December 12, 2016, at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, FL. Sherri was born July 10, 1960, in Atlanta, and was raised in Meriwether County. She had lived in California for a number of years and was employed as a medical transcriptionist for Kaiser Permanente. Survivors include ...

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Monday January 2nd – OBITS (7)

Michael F. Hale Michael F. Hale, age 68, of Manchester, died Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Warm Springs Medical Center, Warm Springs. Memorial services were held at 2:00 pm on Friday, December 23, 2016 at the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, Manchester. Visitation was held immediately following the service. Mr. Hale was born August 5, 1948 in Trenton, New Jersey, the son ...

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Friday December 30 – OBITS (6)

Mary Lee Dollar Mrs. Mary Lee Dollar, age 78, of Hogansville, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2016, at Florence Hand Home in LaGrange. Mrs. Dollar was born September 4, 1938, in Hogansville, daughter of the late John and Zetta Mae Payton Howington. A lifelong resident of Hogansville, she retired from Playtex International in LaGrange and was a member of Highland ...

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Wednesday December 28th – OBITS (7)

Bobbie Mason Mrs. Bobbie Tucker Mason, age 85, of Hogansville, passed away Monday, December 26, 2016, at Hospice LaGrange. Mrs. Mason was born August 18, 1931, in Hogansville, daughter of the late Grady and Jessie Collier Tucker. A lifelong resident of Hogansville, she retired as a trainer from Playtex International in Newnan after 35 years of service. She was a ...

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Monday December 26th – OBITS (6)

David Hubbard Mr. David Hubbard, age 73, passed away Monday, December 19, 2016, at his home in the Rocky Mount Community of Meriwether County. Mr. Hubbard was born February 20, 1943, in Hogansville, son of the late Raymond and Mamie Smith Hubbard. A resident of Meriwether County since 1972, he had owned and operated David’s Garage for many years in ...

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