Obituaries

Friday May 27th – OBITS (2)

Reuben Harold Poole Mr. Reuben Harold Poole was born to the late Bonner Poole and Jettie Thomas Poole on May 18, 1948 in Franklin, Georgia. He attended Heard County Schools and was employed by Heard County Commissioner. Reuben was a member of Mt. Carrie Baptist Church. On Friday, May 20, 2016, Reuben passed away at Hospice LaGrange, LaGrange, Georgia. In ...

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Wednesday May 25th – OBITS (6)

J. Randy Jackson April 12, 1957-May 20, 2016   J. Randy Jackson 59, of Opelika, Alabama passed away on the afternoon of May 20, 2016 at the Seattle, Washington Airport.   Mr. Jackson is survived by his wife of 35 years, Deborah McHan Jackson, son, James Randall Jackson, Jr. (Kayla),  granddaughter, Scarlett Anne of Richmond, Kentucky, daughter Jennifer Caley Jackson ...

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Monday May 23rd – OBITS (5)

James R. Morris Mr. James Richard Morris, age 91, of LaGrange, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Morris was born November 24, 1924, in Albertville, AL, son of the late Dock and Catherine Handley Morris. A veteran of service in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War Two, he had lived in Troup County most ...

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Friday May 20th – OBITS (3)

Doug Hamby Mr. Doug Hamby, age 74, of Luthersville, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at his home. Mr. Hamby was born March 2, 1942, in LaGrange, son of the late Joe and Emma Burgess Hamby. A resident of Meriwether County for 42 years, he retired as an orthotics from Roosevelt Institute for Rehabilitation in Warm Springs and later retired ...

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Wednesday May 18th – OBITS (4)

Margarete L. “Marge” Schultz Margarete L. “Marge” Schultz passed away at West Georgia Hospice in LaGrange on May 15, 2016, after battling a series of strokes. She was 84 years old. Her love for and from her family and her firm belief in God supported her during her struggle and ultimately allowed her body to be at rest and her ...

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Monday May 16th – OBITS (5)

Lena Janette Swann Colquitt Lena Janette Swann Colquitt, age 89, of Warm Springs, passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at her home. Funeral Services was held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at Abundant Life Worship Center in Manchester. Rev. Sanford Colquitt officiated assisted by Rev. Dan Rogers and Rev. Rick Lipp. Interment followed at Meriwether Memory Gardens ...

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Friday May 13th – OBITS (5)

Janie Railey Janie Railey, age 59, of Columbus, passed away unexpectedly early Friday morning, May 6, 2016 at her home with her special pet dog, Yummi, at her side. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. A public visitation was held from 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Monday, May 9, 2016 at Cox Funeral Home in ...

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Wednesday May 11th – OBITS (5)

Mr. Donnie Lee Daniel Mr. Donnie Lee Daniel, age 44, of LaGrange, passed away on May 6, 2016 at the Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Daniel was born on March 18, 1972 in California to the late Robert Eugene Daniel and Martha Ann Whatley Daniel. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, Robert Eugene Daniel. Survivors include his ...

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Monday May 9th – OBITS (2)

Garry Albert Armbruster Garry A. Armbruster, age 70, of Fortson, GA passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at Columbus Hospice. Mr. Armbruster was born September 21, 1945 in Neudorf, Saskatchewan the son of Ilene Benjamin Armbruster and Albert Armbruster. He was a self-made man and thoroughly enjoyed his career and never ceased learning. He retired as President of Sun State ...

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Friday May 6th – OBITS (6)

Nancy Jane Thompson Nancy Jane Thompson, age 75, of Manchester, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Roosevelt Place in Warm Springs. Graveside services were held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Meriwether Memory Gardens. Rev. Jimmie Chapman officiated. Mrs. Thompson was born March 14, 1941 in the Raleigh Community of Meriwether County, the daughter of Edna ...

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