Obituaries

Blanche Gallops Mitchell Woolard

Blanche Gallops Mitchell Woolard, age 81, of Geneva, died Saturday, January 2, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital. Funeral services will be at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Geneva Baptist Church with Rev. Kenneth Jeffries officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery, Talbotton, with Jerry Fuller, Terry Fuller, Jeff Fuller, Jim Henry Parker and Vincent Weed serving ...

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Mrs. Betty Statum

Mrs. Betty Jean Statum, age 75, of LaGrange, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2016, at her home. Mrs. Statum was born June 15, 1940, in West Point, Georgia, as one of 13 children of the late Thomas and Corine White Geeter. Mrs. Statum lived in Starks, Louisiana while married to William Thomas “Bill” Statum for 30 years. While living in ...

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Mrs. Evangeline Taylor

Mrs. Evangeline Dominey Taylor, age 82, of Franklin, passed away Friday, January 1, 2016, at Pruitt Healthcare in Franklin. Mrs. Taylor was born November 13, 1933, in Houston County, daughter of the late Rufus Julius Dominey and Ada Irene Parker Dominey. A former resident of Florida and Alabama, she lived in Georgia most of her life and had lived at ...

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Mrs. Annette Whatley

Mrs. Annette Elder Whatley, age 69, of LaGrange, passed away Friday, January 1, 2016, at Hospice Atlanta at Emory University Hospital. Mrs. Whatley was born May 12, 1946, in Newnan, daughter of the late Mark and Lou Ella Elder. She lived in Meriwether and Troup Counties most of her life, was Baptist by faith, and was the wife of the ...

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Georgia F. Moss

A precious one from us has gone. A place vacant in our hearts which can never be filled and after a lonely heartache and many of silent tears but always a beautiful memory of one we loved so dear. Mrs. Georgia F. Moss was born May 5, 1927 in Harris County, Georgia to the late, Cooper and Fannie Lou Davidson ...

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John W. Huckstep

Mr. John W. Huckstep, age 84, of LaGrange, GA passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at West Georgia Health System. Mr. Huckstep was born January 6, 1931 in Jackson, MO to the late Jesse and Hulda Huckstep. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. Mr. Huckstep served on the Boards of the Cancer ...

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Ronnie Wilburn Farmer, Sr.

Mr. Ronnie Wilburn Farmer, Sr. age 64, of LaGrange, passed away on December 29, 2015 at the Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Farmer was born on March 3, 1951 in Franklin, Georgia to the late Ulis Wilburn Farmer and Willie Bell Pike Farmer. For most of his working career, he was a Machine Operator for Milliken. Online condolences may be sent to ...

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Sallie B. Traylor

Mrs. Sallie B. Traylor passed away December 29, 2015 at her home on North Lee Street, LaGrange, Georgia at the age of 95. Mrs. Traylor was a graduate of Perry Business School. She worked for several companies in LaGrange as a secretary/ bookkeeper. She was a member of Trinity on the Hill Methodist Church, UMW and the Fellowship Club. Mrs. ...

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Mrs. Rosa B. Purgason

Mrs. Rosa Beckom Purgason, age 72, of Hogansville, passed away Saturday, December 26, 2015, at her home. Mrs. Purgason was born March 13, 1943, in Newnan, daughter of the late Grady and Ophelia Conner Beckom. A member of Corinth Baptist Church, she was a homemaker who had a great love for children and not only raised her own children, but ...

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Mr. Justin E. Smith

Mr. Justin Edward Smith, age 30, of Grantville, passed away, Thursday, December 24, 2015, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Mr. Smith was born August 1, 1985, in Newnan and was a lifelong resident of Coweta County. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Grantville and was employed as an installation technician for Premier Heating and Air-Conditioning. Survivors include his ...

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