Obituaries

Wednesday, May 10th – Obits (7)

Darlene Sams Patricia Darlene Sams, age 53, of LaGrange, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center, of injuries received in an auto accident. Ms. Sams was born January 22, 1964, in LaGrange, daughter of the late Donald and Janice Hanner Sams. A lifelong resident of Troup County, she was an accounting graduate of Kerr Business ...

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Monday, May 8th – Obits (6)

Jerry F. Alligood Jerry F. Alligood was born September 30, 1945 in Columbus, Georgia to the late Elizabeth Nell Bragg Alligood and M.D. Alligood. After high school, Jerry joined the National Guard while also beginning his career with Bell South Co in Columbus, GA where he would retire after 43 years of service. Jerry enjoyed many hobbies in life, but ...

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Friday, May 5th – Obits (5)

Ron Galloway Mr. Ron L. Galloway, age 68, of Hogansville, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017, at Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Galloway was born April 14, 1949, son of the late Betty Smith Galloway and the late Raford Galloway. A 1968 graduate of Hogansville High School, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War, was Methodist by faith, ...

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Wednesday, May 3rd – Obits (5)

Dorothy W. Davis Mrs. Dorothy W. Davis, age 87, of Warm Springs and formerly of Hogansville, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Warm Springs Nursing Home. Mrs. Davis was born March 10, 1930 in Heard County, daughter of the late Carl and Mary Edna Wilson Wingo. A resident of Hogansville most of her life, she retired from Uniroyal, Inc. ...

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Monday, May 1, 2017 – Obits (7)

Angela Duke Miss Angela N. Duke, age 78, of LaGrange, passed away, Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at LaGrange Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Miss Duke was born May 21, 1938, in LaGrange, daughter of the late L. D. Duke and Hazel Evans Duke. A lifelong resident of LaGrange, she was a very talented and much sought after seamstress and was a ...

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Friday, April 28th – Obits (4)

J. O. Barber Mr. J. O. Barber, age 96, of Luthersville, passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017, at his home. Mr. Barber was born December 31, 1920, in Newnan, son of the late Bee and Avaline Jones Barber. A resident of Meriwether County most of his life, he established J.O. Barber Lumber Co. in Luthersville in 1946 and owned and ...

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Wednesday, April 26th – Obits (6)

Luby Johnson Mr. Luby Johnson, age 87, of Hogansville, passed away, Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Johnson was born July 30, 1929, in Harlan County, Kentucky, son of the late Claude and Mary Ward Johnson.  A resident of Hogansville most of his life, he was Baptist by faith and retired as a master mechanic ...

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Monday, April 24th – Obits (5)

Alyssa Hope Shirey Alyssa Hope Shirey, age 13, of LaGrange, passed away on April 18, 2017 at Children’s Health Care of Atlanta, Scottish Rite. Alyssa was born on April 9, 2004 in LaGrange to Charles Hayward Shirey and Melissa Ann Humphreys Shirey. She was a seventh grader at Callaway Middle School and a member of Franklin Road Baptist Church where she brought ...

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Friday, April 21st – Obits (7)

Betty Thomas Rahv Betty Thomas Rahv, (March 30, 1931-April 15, 2017) a native of Charleston, WV and eldest child of the late Marian Pope Thomas and Andrew Stephen Thomas, Jr. passed away in LaGrange, of natural causes. She is survived by her son, William L. McIlvain of Charleston WV; siblings, Emma Lewis Thomas of Livingston, MT, Marian Thomas Wood of ...

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Wednesday, April 19th – Obits (7)

Raymond Edward Lee Neely, III Raymond Edward Lee Neely, III, age 51, of Manchester, died Sunday, April 9, 2017 at his home. Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm, Thursday, April 13, 2017 at First Assembly of God Church. Interment followed in the Manchester City Cemetery. Lee was born September 8, 1965 in Columbus, the son of Raymond Edward Lee ...

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