Obituaries

Obits — March 29, 2020

Striffler Hamby Otis J. Abernathy Otis J. Abernathy, 87, of LaGrange, Ga died March 25, 2020 at his home. Mr. Abernathy was born May 24, 1932 in Chambers County, Alabama, son of the late William M. Abernathy and Mary Leila Shockley Abernathy. He had lived in the LaGrange area since July 1962 and was a member of the First Baptist ...

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Obits — March 27, 2020

Striffler Hamby Gerson Earl “GE” Robinson, Sr. Gerson Earl “GE” Robinson, Sr., 87, of LaGrange, GA peacefully went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at his home. Mr. Robinson was born August 21, 1932 in Randolph County Alabama to the late Lawrence Cleophus Robinson and Georgia Florence Robinson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded ...

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Obits — March 25, 2020

 McKibben Rev. Willow Heim Willadene (Willow) Heim, of Cartersville and formerly of Hogansville,passed away March 22, 2020, at Cartersville Medical Center. She was 90 years old. Mrs. Heim was preceded in death by her husband, John and her sister, Erma Fry. Survivors include her daughter and son-in- law, Peggy and Kevin Lobello of Cartersville; son and daughter-in-law, Mick and Beth ...

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Obits — March 22, 2020

Thrash & Sons Marshall Rutledge We respectfully announce the passing of Mr. Marshall Rutledge, age 72, of Hogansville, Georgia on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Wellstar West Georgia Hospice in LaGrange.Funeral Services was held Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 12:30 PM at Springfield Baptist Church, 400 Poplar Street in Hogansville, Georgia. Pastor Collier Starks officiated and Interment followed in the ...

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Obits — March 20, 2020

Higgins William Lamar McRae William Lamar McRae, of LaGrange, passed away on March 16, 2020. He was born in Hogansville, Georgia to the late Melvin McRae and Annie Mae McDaniel McRae on March 10, 1945. In addition to his parents, Mr. McRae is preceded in death by his wife, Cecilia Scott McRae and his brothers, Donald McRae, Harvey McRae, and ...

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Obits — March 18, 2020

Hunter-Allen-Myhand Janis Elaine Laney Bradley  Janis Elaine Laney Bradley, of LaGrange, passed away on March 15, 2020 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. She was born on February 10, 1942 to the late Clyde Aubrey Laney and Irma Nell Crenshaw Laney in Anniston, Alabama. Mrs. Bradley graduated from LaGrange High School in 1960. She was a member of Unity Baptist ...

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Obits — March 15, 2020

Hunter- Allen –Myhand Mrs. Susan Booth Susan Cecile Ellis Booth, age 69, of Pine Mountain, passed away on March 10, 2020 at the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. She was born on October 4, 1950 to the late Thomas Ellis, Sr. and Ruth Morgan Ellis in LaGrange, GA. Mrs. Booth worked at West Georgia Medical Center in LaGrange for 41 ...

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Obits — March 13, 2020

Higgins Barbara Jean Ward “Bobbie” Baker Mrs. Barbara Jean Ward “Bobbie” Baker, age 86, of LaGrange, passed away on March 10, 2020 at her residence.  Mrs. Baker was born on October 22, 1933 in Greenville, Georgia to the late Dewey Ward and Sarah Cato Ward-Richards.  She retired after many years of service from Playtex.  Following her retirement, Mrs. Baker volunteered countless hours and ...

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Obits — March 11, 2020

Striffler- Hamby Marie Patricia Adams Marie Adams passed away on March 7, 2020 following a long illness. She was 92. Marie was born March 17, 1928 in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated Germantown High School and was employed as a licensed Dental Technician Assistant. Although a long time resident of LaGrange, Marie always held a special fondness for Philadelphia. She married ...

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Obits — March 8, 2020

McKibben Norman E. Womack III Norman E. (Mac) Womack III, 72, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away Saturday, February 29, 2020, at his home. Born December 2, 1947, in LaGrange, Mr. Womack was the son of the late Norman E. Womack, Jr. and Frances Strickland Womack. He was a 1966 graduate of Hogansville High School and was a U.S. Navy veteran ...

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