Obituaries

Obits — September 18, 2019

 McKibben  James R. Farmer Mr. James R. Farmer, 82, of Hogansville, passed away Friday, September 13, 2019, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Farmer was born October 2, 1936, in LaGrange, son of the late Jim and Beatrice Grizzle Farmer Powell. A veteran of service in the U.S. Navy, he retired as a service man from Newnan Utilities and ...

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Obits — September 15, 2019

Higgins Sally Louise Burt Harrison Dr. Sally Louise Harrison, age 68, of LaGrange, passed away on September 5, 2019. She was born on May 7, 1951 to the late Jackson Burt and Lorraine Bishop in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her brother, Samuel Burt.  Survivors include her husband, Joseph Miller; sons, Jeff ...

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Obits — September 13, 2019

Higgins Mae Dean Stewart Johnston Mae Dean Stewart Johnston, of LaGrange, passed away on September 10, 2019 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. She was born on May 5, 1925 to the late Olin Stewart and Lily Mae Stone Stewart in Randolph County, Alabama. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Albert Thomas Johnston, ...

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Obits — September 11, 2019

Higgins Barbara Ann Shaw Mrs. Barbara Ann Shaw, of LaGrange, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Florence Hand Home.  She was born on December 30, 1933 in Roanoke, Alabama to the late Bryan Landers and Carrie Lee Jones Landers.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Shaw is preceded in death by her husband, James Jasper Shaw; brothers, Jimmy Landers and Albert ...

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Obits — September 8, 2019

Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Nell Rachell Dowell “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.” — 2 Timothy 4:7  Nell Rachel “Virginia” Dowell, affectionately known as “Gin” was the eighth child of ten children born to the late Emmett and Mildred Boykin on October 13, 1947 in Bremen, Georgia. She was educated in the Heard ...

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Obits — August 28, 2019

Striffler-Hamby Velna M. Smith Mrs. Velna M. Smith, 81, of LaGrange, GA peacefully passed away early Sunday morning from Wellstar West Georgia Hospice.  Mrs. Smith was born December 25, 1937 in Clay County, AL to the late K.C. Messer and Ida Mae Pence Messer. For a Number of Years, she was a Monitor on Special Needs buses for the Troup ...

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Obits — August 25, 2019

Higgins Cassandra Koone Cassandra Paulette Koone, age 44, of LaGrange, passed away on August 19, 2019. She was born on March 28, 1975 to the late Henry Koone and Sandra Strain Koone in LaGrange. She will be remembered as a beautiful, strong, independent woman that worked hard and loved her family. She was a firecracker and full of life, always ...

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Obits — August 23, 2019

Higgins Alice Worley Alice Pauline Reason Worley, age 92, passed away at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice on August 20, 2019. She was born on August 27, 1926 to the late Oliver Clifford Reason, Sr. and Roxie Betty Funderburg Reason in LaGrange, GA. Mrs. Alice retired from West Point Stevens after 38 years of service. She held many different positions ...

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Obits — August 21, 2019

Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Rudene McCauley Holley Mrs. Rudene McCauley Holley was born February 1, 942 in LaGrange, Georgia. She was the third of five children born to the late, Walter McCauley and Gertude Joshua McCauley. She united with Central Baptist Church at an early age and remained a faithful member. Rudene was employed by Milliken and Company for many years. Later, she became ...

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Obits — July 28, 2019

Striffler – Hamby Rochelle B. Rutland Rochelle Williams Rutland, 81, of LaGrange, GA passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at the Florence Hand Home. Rochelle was born July 19, 1938 in Troup County, GA to the late Lewis C. Bonner and Inez Dukes Hale. She was a member of Plant City Baptist Church in Valley, AL and worked a number ...

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