Obituaries

Monday February 1st – OBITS (2)

Ann Strickland Petry Ann Strickland Petry (b. 9/28/31 – d. 1/19/16) of LaGrange, GA passed peacefully at home after a long illness. She was preceded in death by her son Stephen G Petry and her husband William B Petry. She is survived by her sons William B Petry Jr and Robert S Petry, four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. She graduated ...

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Friday January 29th – OBITS(2)

    Fred Thomas Williams Fred Thomas Williams, age 84, of Columbus, Ga, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, January 25, 2016. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at the Huling family cemetery, on Huling Road, Fortson, Ga. Mr. Williams was born in Evergreen, Alabama, on May 31, 1931, to Walter ...

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Wednesday January 27th – OBITS (4)

    Mrs. Evelyn Haines Mrs. Evelyn DeLoach Haines, age 84, of Hogansville, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2016, at her home. Mrs. Haines was born February 8, 1931, in Lone Oak, daughter of the late Ocie Lee DeLoach and Ida Whitehurst DeLoach. She returned to make her home in Hogansville in 2014 after living in Jonesboro for 31 years, ...

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Monday January 25th – OBITS (1)

Amy Ricks Yates Amy Ricks Yates, age 40, of Fortson, GA died Tuesday January 19, 2016 at her home. Funeral services for Mrs. Yates was held at 3:00 pm on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, Hamilton. The family received friends from 1:00-3:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home. Amy was born ...

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Friday January 22nd – OBITS (4)

  Mr. Stanley C. Wheelus Mr. Stanley C. Wheelus, age 62, of the St. Marks Community of Meriwether County, passed away Monday, January 18, 2016, at West Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Wheelus was born December 10, 1953, in Newnan, son of the late Carl and Rochelle Brown Wheelus. A lifelong resident of the area, he was employed as a buyer ...

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Wednesday January 20th – OBITS (6)

  Mrs. Joann Denney Wyche Mrs. Joann Denney Wyche, age 78, of Greenville, passed away Sunday, January 17, 2016, at West Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Wyche was born November 25, 1937, in Opelika, AL, daughter of the late Delbert and Grace Leonard Denney. A resident of Lakeland, FL for 20 years, she served as a bus driver for the Polk ...

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Monday January 18th – OBITS (5)

  Sherri Michelle Cavender Sherri Michelle Cavender, age 50, passed away on January 14, 2016. Mrs. Cavender was born on Octoter 23, 1965 in Alvin, Texas to the late Lawrence Frank Crowder and Mary Catherine Smith. Mrs. Cavender is survived by her husband Andrew Cavender; sister, Terri Smith Trask; cousins, extended family and friends. Memorial services was held on Sunday, ...

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Teresa Gayle Sprayberry

Teresa Gayle Sprayberry, age 51, of Hogansville, passed away on January 12, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Sprayberry was born on February 7, 1964 in LaGrange to Calvin Smith and Gloria Wright Smith. She was a homemaker for most of her life, caring for the needs of her family. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her children ...

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Daisye Jean Smith

Daisye Jean Smith, 84, of Pine Mountain Valley, GA passed away January 9, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus. AMemorial Service was held at 3:00 PM on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at Roosevelt Memorial Church in Pine Mountain Valley. Rev. Keith Jennings officiated. Interment followed at Roosevelt Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church an hour ...

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Carrie Lee Buggs

Mrs. Carrie Lee Buggs was born August 23, 1931 in Harris County, Georgia to the late, Robert Johnson and Annie Pearl Cannon. She confessed Christ at an early age at the Jehovah Baptist Church, Whitesville, Georgia; where she served very faithfully until her health declined. She was the mother of the Jehovah Baptist Church and was affectionately known as Mother ...

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