Obituaries

Mary C. Ogburn

Mary C. Ogburn, age 88, of Cataula, GA died Friday, December 11, 2015 at Magnolia Manor in Columbus, GA. Funeral services for Mrs. Ogburn was held on 2:00 pm at Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, Hamilton. Mrs. Ogburn was born June 24, 1927 in Florida the daughter of Harry and Dell Smith Watford. She ...

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Jay Tyler William Doggett

Jay Tyler William Doggett, age 20, of Warm Springs, GA passed away Sunday, December 13, 2015 in Columbus, GA. Graveside services was held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, December 20, 2015 at Meriwether Memory Gardens. Dr. Bob Patterson officiated assisted by Rev. Gene Wiseman. The family received friends from 1:30 until 2:30 pm prior to the service at the funeral ...

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Axlence Scott

Axlence Scott was born July 26, 1942 in Columbus, GA to the late Mary Emma & Sherman Walker Sr. Miss Scott was called home on December 11, 2015 at Columbus Medical Center. God knew she had fought a long hard battle with cancer before she was called home. She leaves to cherish her memories, son Gustavius Wilber; brother Sherman Walker ...

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Raven Symone Varner

Miss Raven Symone Varner was born August 18, 1993 in LaGrange, Georgia to Michelle Copeland Mahone and Parnell Quentin Varner. She was a member of New Community Church. Raven is an alumni of LaGrange High School, Class of 2011. While attending LHS, she was in Chorus, Service Club, and a performer in the Black History Programs. Raven was also a ...

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Louise Dawson Luongo

Louise Edna Dawson Luongo, age 94, of Warm Springs, GA died Saturday, December 12, 2015 at Warm Springs Nursing Home, Warm Springs, GA. Memorial services for Mrs. Luongo was held at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, Manchester. Mrs. Luongo was born March 21, 1921 in Alabama the daughter of Othell Ruth ...

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Nettie Lee Hilliard

Mrs. Nettie Lee Hilliard was born November 25, 1925 to the late, Fred and Mary Bell Sutton, the second of four children. She accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age at Triumph Holiness Church. She served faithfully for 35 years. She was a faithful member of New Hope In Christ Apostolic Church under the leadership of ...

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Steven Dennis Wright

Mr. Steven Dennis Wright, age 69, of LaGrange, passed away on December 15, 2015 at his residence. Mr. Wright graduated from LaGrange High School and following graduation proudly served his country in the United States Army. While in the Army, he served in Vietnam and received the Vietnam Service Medal, 2 Overseas Bars, the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal with ...

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Michael J. Daniel

Mr. Michael Joe Daniel, age 65, of Luthersville, passed away Wednesday, December 16, 2015, at his home. Mr. Daniel was born October 7, 1950, in LaGrange, son of the late Rufus B. Daniel, Sr. and Edna Bass Daniel. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War, he lived in La-Grange most of his life and retired from AT& T ...

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Martha Howell Weathers

Mrs. Martha Howell Weathers, age 75, of LaGrange, passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at her home. Mrs. Weathers was born November 1, 1940 in LaGrange, daughter of the late Charlie Howell and Dorothy Marie Smith Howell. She lived in La-Grange all of her life and owned Weathers Honda Sales with her husband. Mrs. Weathers was a member of Loyd ...

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Phillip Benefield, Sr.

Phillip Benefield, Sr. Phillip Benefield, Sr., beloved and loving husband of 52 years, proud father to two sons and friend of nearly anyone he met passed away peacefully the morning of December 15th, at home in Decatur, GA. He was 73 years old. A memorial service celebrating his life is scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, December 18th at Oak Grove ...

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