Obituaries

Obituaries–July 30, 2018

LAKES DUNSON ROBERTSON  Amanda Mae Cotton Mrs. Amanda Mae Cotton was born February 26 to the late John Patterson and Mandy Alsberry Patterson in LaGrange (Troup County) Georgia. She was employed by City County Hospital. Mrs. Cotton was united in Holy Matrimony to Mr. Sammy Lee Cotton, a union that has lasted fifty-nine years. On the morning of Thursday, July ...

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Obits–July 27, 2018

Striffler-Hamby Myrtie Jo Kirby Myrtie Jo Kirby, 91, of LaGrange, GA was gracefully beckoned into the arms of Jesus, while surrounded by her children at West Georgia Hospice. Mrs. Kirby was born May 30, 1927 in Woodland, AL to the late Durward L. Chase and Margaret Rosenheim Strain Chase. She was employed with Playtex for a number of years and ...

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Obituaries-July 25, 2018

LAKES DUNSON ROBERTSON  Columbus Peterson Mr. Columbus Peterson was born March 28, 1936 to Mr. Lucious Peterson and Mrs. Mary Boyd Peterson in LaGrange (Troup County) Georgia. He was known to family and friends as, “Bubba” and resided in LaGrange most of his life. Columbus attended Nursing School in Rome, Georgia. He graduated with a Practical Nursing License. Bubba had ...

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Obits–Friday, June 20

Higgins Richard Cumby Knipp Richard Cumby Knipp, age 67, of LaGrange, passed away on July 17, 2018 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. He was born on April 21, 1951 to the late, William Knipp and Betty Moncus Knipp of LaGrange. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his brother, Sandy Knipp. Survivors include his sons, ...

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Obits–Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Striffler-Hamby Jerry Henry Traylor Mr. Traylor 82, of LaGrange, GA went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 13, 2018. He was born December 26, 1935 in Bowden, GA to the late Reubin Noah Traylor and Julia Elizabeth Traylor. Mr. Traylor served his nation honorably as a Sargent in the United States Army during the Korean War. He spent ...

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Obits–Monday, June 16

Striffler-Hamby Margie Moon Margie Moon, age 82, of LaGrange, GA passed away on Tuesday July 10, 2018. Margie was born April 12, 1936 in LaGrange, GA. She was born April 12, 1936 to the late Lester Hewett and Linda Lee Messer Hewett. Margie is survived by; brother, Gene Hewett, James L. Hewett and Franklin (Shorty) Hewett; companion, James Russell; four ...

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Obits–Friday, July 13th

Striffler-Hamby Martha “Mott” Hendricks Gregory AUGUST 17, 1930 – JULY 10, 2018 Martha Hendricks Gregory, of LaGrange, Georgia, wife of Donald R. Gregory, died on July 10, 2018 at the age of 87. Born in Pickens, SC on August 17, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Nannie Jones Hendricks and Paul Oswald Hendricks of Pickens, SC. After graduation from Pickens ...

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Obits–Wednesday, July 11

Higgins Harold Frank Watts Mr. Harold Frank Watts, 88, of LaGrange, made his Heavenly trip July 5, 2018. Mr. Watts was born April 5, 1930 to the late Lonnie Franklin Watts and Annie Lillian Langford Watts. He was a loving, devoted husband for 62 years to Joy Dean Hicks Watts and a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.  Following in his ...

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Obits–Monday, July 9

HIGGINS William Toney Walker Mr. William Toney Walker, 62, of LaGrange, died on July 3, 2018 at Wellstar Medical Center in LaGrange. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia on August 25, 1955 to the late William Rufus Grady Walker and Mary Elizabeth Kelley Walker. In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by his brother, Eric Walker. Toney ...

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Obits–Friday, July 6

HIGGINS William Lee Ball Mr. William Lee Ball, age 41, of West Point, passed away on July 2, 2018 at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center.  Mr. Ball was born on June 27, 1977. Survivors include his father Robert Ball and his wife Katerina and his mother, Linda Howard Depue and her husband Dusty; children, Andrea Lee Heflin and Dillion Alexander Heflin; ...

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