Obituaries

Monday September 19th – OBITS (6)

Oral Wayne Wilkins Oral Wayne Wilkins, age 64, of Pine Mountain Valley, GA passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 10, 2016. Family and friends celebrated his life at Community Chapel Church,1626 GA HWY 354, Pine Mountain Valley, on Thursday, September 15, 2016. Wayne was born on November 1, 1951 in Orlando, FL. He was preceded in death by his parents, ...

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Friday September 16th – OBITS (7)

Garry Clyde Tibbits Garry Clyde Tibbits, age 62, of Pine Mountain Valley, GA died Monday, September 5, 2016 at Hospice LaGrange. A memorial service was held at 4:00 pm, Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, Hamilton. Rev. Bryan Geter officiated. Garry was born November 19, 1953 in Hialeah, FL, the son of Clyde G. Tibbits ...

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Wednesday September 14th – OBITS (7)

Albert Roger Hobbs Albert Roger Hobbs was born February 20, 1953, the son of Lorene and Grover Hobbs deceased. Hobbs passed away Tuesday September 6, 2016 at the home of his brother Allen after a long fight with cancer. Roger is survived by his wife Holly Williams,  brother Allen and Joan Hobbs of Pell City Al, a nephew Jody Hobbs ...

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Monday September 12th – OBITS (7)

Lamar Haynes Mr. Lamar Haynes, age 78, of Woodbury, passed away Tuesday, September 6, 2016, at Warm Springs Nursing Home. Mr. Haynes was born February 18, 1938, in Newnan, son of the late Horace and Birdie Stancil Haynes. A long-time resident of Luthersville and Woodbury, he was a self-employed diesel mechanic, enjoyed working on cars, and was Baptist by faith. ...

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Friday September 9th – OBITS (5)

Debra Lynn Petty Mrs. Debra Lynn Petty, age 58, of Valley, passed away on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at her residence. A memorial service was held on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 11:00A.M. EDT at the Langdale United Methodist Church. Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley directed.     Marjorie Wilkinson Pike Mrs. Marjorie Wilkinson Pike, age 93, of Valley, ...

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Wednesday September 7th – OBITS (4)

Clifford A. Strain A ray of sunshine and kindness left this world when Clifford A. Strain passed away Thursday, September 1, 2016. He was preceded in death by his father, Edward Strain, Jr.; mother, Jane Mattox Strain; great nephew Jackson Bennett Fink and brother, John Strain. He is survived by his brothers, Edward Strain of Cornelia, GA, Nathan Strain of ...

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Monday September 5th – OBITS (6)

Blanche Roberts Mrs. Blanche Windsor Roberts, age 86, of Hogansville, passed away Tuesday, August 30, 2016, at her home. Mrs. Roberts was born January 23, 1930 in Randolph County, Alabama, daughter of the late Christopher Columbus Windsor and Sallie Kate Smallwood Windsor. A resident of Hogansville most of her life, she retired as a lab technician from Uniroyal, Inc. after ...

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Friday September 2nd – OBITS (8)

Dorothy Dow Mrs. Dorothy Dow, age 83, of the Lone Oak Community of Meriwether County, passed away Saturday, August 27, 2016, at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta. Mrs. Dow was born July 31, 1933, in McMinnville, Tennessee, daughter of the late Wilson and Laverne Fitts Reed. A former resident of College Park, she had lived in Lone Oak since 1988 ...

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Wednesday August 31st – OBITS (6)

Kathleen Willis Kathleen Faye Holbrook Willis went home to be with the Lord in the early morning of Sunday, August 28, 2016 at the age of 80. She was a beloved Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother, and she spent her entire life serving God, her family, and her friends. She was born on January 19, 1936 to Jacob Andrew Holbrook ...

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Monday August 29th – OBITS (5)

Thomas Reeves “Tommy” Slade, Jr. Thomas Reeves “Tommy” Slade, Jr., age 74 of Talbotton, Ga., passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at his residence. Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 26, 2016 at Parkhill Cemetery in Columbus. Dr. Jimmy Elder, Pastor of First Baptist Church, Columbus, officiated.  The family received friends immediately following the service at the ...

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