Obituaries

Friday January 27th – OBITS (7)

Jesse Magnan Mr. Jesse D. Magnan, Jr., age 79, of Oliver Springs, TN, passed away Saturday, January 21, 2017, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. Mr. Magnan was born December 3, 1937, in Hogansville, son of the late Jesse Dewey Magnan and Overton Johnson Magnan. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautical engineering from Georgia Tech ...

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Wednesday January 25th – OBITS (6)

Imogene Marie Bowman Oliver Imogene Marie Bowman Oliver, age 96 of Talbotton, Ga., passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at her residence. Graveside services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, January 20, at Oak Hill Cemetery in Talbotton. Rev. Jerry Corley officiated. The family received friends immediately following the service. Mrs. Oliver was born September 17, 1920, in Calhoun, ...

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Monday January 23rd – OBITS (6)

Elizabeth Martin Mrs. Elizabeth Pearson Martin, age 87, of Newnan, passed away Thursday, January 19, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Martin was born February 9, 1929, in Meriwether County, daughter of the late William Emory Pearson and Dalah Woodruff Pearson. A resident of Newnan for the past thirty years, she was a former resident of LaGrange and Luthersville and was ...

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Friday January 20th – OBITS (7)

Ruth Owen Cochran Mrs. Ruth Owen Cochran, age 96, of Senoia, passed away Monday, January 16, 2017, at Southland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Peachtree City. Mrs. Cochran was born March 17, 1920, in Coweta County, daughter of the late Claude Martin Stevenson and Ida Daniel Stevenson. A resident of Senoia for 56 years, she was a member of First ...

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Wednesday January 18th – OBITS (5)

Arthur Lester Cheeves Mr. Arthur Lester Cheeves, age 85, of LaGrange, passed away on January 12, 2017 at the Florence Hand Home. Mr. Cheeves was born on July 21, 1931 to the late Walter Cheeves and Maggie Camp Cheeves.   He proudly served his country in the United States Army and worked for many years at the American Can Company. In addition ...

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Monday January 16th – OBITS (4)

Lisa Townsend Mrs. Lisa Toney Townsend, 48, of Hogansville, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Townsend was born August 22, 1968, in Troup County, was raised in Texas, and returned to live in Troup County in 1993. Employed as a CNA for a number of years, she loved nursing and caring for her patients, enjoyed reading, ...

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Friday January 13th – OBITS (6)

Betty Suggs Mrs. Betty Koonce Suggs, age 79, of McDonough, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017, at her home. Mrs. Suggs was born July 19, 1937, in Walker County, daughter of the late Cecil and Trudy Ramey Koonce.  Before making her home in McDonough in 2004, she lived in Calhoun for more than 30 years, where she owned and operated ...

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Wednesday January 11th – OBITS (6)

Glenn D. Garrison Mr. Glenn D. Garrison, age 69, of Hogansville, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017, at his home. Mr. Garrison was born June 17, 1947, in LaGrange, son of the late Cecil Robert Garrison and Martha Pickens Garrison. A veteran of service in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, he was a lifelong resident of Troup County ...

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Monday January 9th – OBITS (5)

Monquel Le’Deris Ligon Monquel Le’Deris Ligon was born June 26, 1994 in Louisville, Kentucky to Taffee Ligon. “Quel” attended Valley High School and played Freshman football. He worked in manufacturing. On Monday, December 26, 2016, at the age of 22, Monquel unexpectedly passed away in Louisville, Kentucky. He is survived by his mother, Taffee Ligon (Alonao) Hansberry; sons, Calden Briton, ...

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Friday January 6th – OBITS (7)

Joe Bray Mr. Joe Bray, age 85, of Newnan, passed away Monday, January 2, 2017, at his home.        Mr. Bray was born January 19, 1931, in Hogansville, son of the late Russell Bray and Laura Dupree Bray Ramsey. An Army veteran of the Korean War, he lived in Coweta County for many years, and was a member of Sargent Baptist ...

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