Obituaries

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 ...

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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 ...

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Mrs. Veronica Hicks

Mrs. Veronica Nowicki Hicks, age 75, of Franklin, passed away, Monday, December 21, 2015, at her home. Mrs. Hicks was born October 20, 1940, in Camden, New Jersey, daughter of the late William and Jane Chew Nowicki. Before making her home in Heard County in 2010, she lived in Luthersville for 37 years and was the wife of the late ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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Jay Tyler William Doggett

Jay Tyler William Doggett, age 20, of Warm Springs, GA passed away Sunday, December 13, 2015 in Columbus, GA. Graveside services was held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, December 20, 2015 at Meriwether Memory Gardens. Dr. Bob Patterson officiated assisted by Rev. Gene Wiseman. The family received friends from 1:30 until 2:30 pm prior to the service at the funeral ...

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Mary C. Ogburn

Mary C. Ogburn, age 88, of Cataula, GA died Friday, December 11, 2015 at Magnolia Manor in Columbus, GA. Funeral services for Mrs. Ogburn was held on 2:00 pm at Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at the chapel of Cox Funeral Home, Hamilton. Mrs. Ogburn was born June 24, 1927 in Florida the daughter of Harry and Dell Smith Watford. She ...

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Axlence Scott

Axlence Scott was born July 26, 1942 in Columbus, GA to the late Mary Emma & Sherman Walker Sr. Miss Scott was called home on December 11, 2015 at Columbus Medical Center. God knew she had fought a long hard battle with cancer before she was called home. She leaves to cherish her memories, son Gustavius Wilber; brother Sherman Walker ...

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Raven Symone Varner

Miss Raven Symone Varner was born August 18, 1993 in LaGrange, Georgia to Michelle Copeland Mahone and Parnell Quentin Varner. She was a member of New Community Church. Raven is an alumni of LaGrange High School, Class of 2011. While attending LHS, she was in Chorus, Service Club, and a performer in the Black History Programs. Raven was also a ...

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