Obituaries

James High, Jr.

James High, Jr., age 81, of Columbus, GA died Thursday, December 17, 2015 at Orchard View Nursing Home, Columbus, GA. Graveside services for Mr. High was held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell, AL. Mr. High was born May 17, 1934 in Atlanta, GA the son of James and Leila Gist ...

Read More »

Mckenzie Iyuana Penn

On the morning of Wednesday, September 30, 2015, precious baby girl Mckenzie Iyuana Penn was born to Montrez Penn and Chermaine Magby. Mckenzie was called home to be with the angels on Thursday, December 17, 2015. Leaving to cherish the blessings of her short life: A loving Father and Mother: Montrez Penn and Chermaine Magby. Sister: Markalyn Penn. Grandparents: William ...

Read More »

Mr. John Joseph Lamey

Mr. John Joseph Lamey, age 45, of Greenville, passed away Saturday, December 19, 2015, at his home. Mr. Lamey was born January 5, 1970, in Cattaraugus County, New York, and lived in Newnan before making his home in Meriwether County in 1999. He was a building contractor and owned JD Custom Contracting, and enjoyed hunting and deepsea fishing. Survivors include ...

Read More »

Derrick U. ‘Ink’ Henderson

Mr. Derrick U. ‘Ink’ Henderson, of West Point, GA expired Saturday, December 12, 2015 at West GA Medical Center, LaGrange, GA. Mr. Derrick Undray “Ink” Henderson, the son of Margaret “DeeDee” Thompson and the late Oneal Martin, Jr., was born April 16, 1974 in Troup County, GA. He departed this life on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at West GA Medical ...

Read More »

MSG (Ret.) Joseph ‘Joe’ Watson

MSG (Ret.) Joseph Watson “Joe,” age 83, of Columbus, GA diedDecember15,2015. Funeral services were held at 12:00 PM on Monday, December 21, 2015 at M.L. Harris United Methodist Church, 4601 Cusseta Road, Columbus, GA 31903. Interment followed at Evergreen Memorial Park with Full Military Honors. Mr. Watson was born February 9, 1932 in Philadelphia, PA, the son of the late ...

Read More »

Emory Paul Drinkard

Mr. Emory Paul Drinkard, age 90, of LaGrange, GA passed away Saturday, December 19, 2015 at West Georgia Health System. Mr. Drinkard was born January 7, 1925 in LaGrange, GA to the late DeWitt Talmadge Drinkard and Eugenia Mae Kelley Drinkard. He served his country proudly in the United States Army Air Corps. Mr. Drinkard received his Bachelor Degree of ...

Read More »

Mary Alma Folds

Mrs. Mary Alma Folds, age 88, of LaGrange, passed away on December 20, 2015 at the Hospice LaGrange. Mrs. Folds was born on April 5, 1927 in Roanoke, Alabama to the late Lon Spears and Annie Mae McDonald Spears. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Frank Folds and six siblings. Mrs. Folds was ...

Read More »

Myrtle Allison Knight

Mrs. Myrtle Allison Knight, age 84, of LaGrange, GA passed away Saturday, December 19, 2015 at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA. Mrs. Knight was born January 26, 1931 in LaGrange, GA, daughter of the late John E. Langford and Carrie Bell Simmons Langford. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husbands, Fred Allison and Harold Knight, ...

Read More »

Travis J. Stewart

Mr. Travis J. Stewart, age 77, of LaGrange, passed away Monday, December 21, 2015 at his residence. Travis was born February 8, 1938 in Newell Alabama, son of Travis Stewart and Caba Butler Stewart. Travis enjoyed listening to classical music, loved Sacred Heart singing and the Art’s. Travis is survived by his sister and brother in-law, Brenda and Mike Patterson ...

Read More »

Charles E. “Chuck” Tucker

Mr. Charles E. “Chuck” Tucker, age 81, of LaGrange, GA passed away Sunday, December 20, 2015 at West Georgia Hospice. Mr. Tucker was born January 25, 1934 in Cullman, AL to the late Lester Tucker and Bertha Hayes Tucker. He proudly served his country in the United States Army and was retired from the Troup County School System as a ...

Read More »